Final week I noticed an astonishing 160+ new service launches. There have been so many updates that we determined to publish a weekly roundup once more. This continues the identical revolutionary tempo of the earlier week as we’re getting nearer to AWS re:Invent 2023.
Our Information Weblog group can also be finalizing new weblog posts for re:Invent to introduce superior launches with service groups in your studying pleasure. Jeff Barr shared The Highway to AWS re:Invent 2023 to clarify our running a blog journey and course of. Please keep tuned within the subsequent week!
Final week’s launches
Listed here are a number of the launches that caught my consideration final week:
Amazon EC2 DL2q cases – New DL2q cases are powered by Qualcomm AI 100 Commonplace accelerators and are the first to characteristic Qualcomm’s AI expertise within the public cloud. With eight Qualcomm AI 100 Commonplace accelerators and 128 GiB of whole accelerator reminiscence, you possibly can run common generative synthetic intelligence (AI) purposes and prolong to edge units throughout smartphones, autonomous driving, private compute, and prolonged actuality headsets to develop and validate these AI workloads earlier than deploying.
PartyRock for Amazon Bedrock – We launched PartyRock, a enjoyable and intuitive hands-on, generative AI app-building playground powered by Amazon Bedrock. You possibly can experiment, be taught all about immediate engineering, construct mini-apps, and share them with your pals—all with out writing any code or creating an AWS account.
You can also now entry the Meta Llama 2 Chat 13B basis mannequin and Cohere Command Gentle, Embed English, and multilingual fashions for Amazon Bedrock.
Additionally try different Information Weblog posts about main launches revealed prior to now week:
Different AWS service launches
Listed here are another bundled characteristic launches per AWS service:
Amazon Athena – You need to use a new cost-based optimizer (CBO) to boost question efficiency primarily based on desk and column statistics, collected by AWS Glue Knowledge Catalog and Athena JDBC 3.x driver, a brand new different that helps nearly all authentication plugins. You too can use Amazon EMR Studio to develop and run interactive queries on Amazon Athena.
Amazon CloudWatch – You need to use a brand new CloudWatch metric referred to as EBS Stalled I/O Verify to observe the well being of your Amazon EBS volumes, the common expression for Amazon CloudWatch Logs Dwell Tail filter sample syntax to go looking and match related log occasions, observability of SAP Sybase ASE database in CloudWatch Software Insights, and as much as two stats instructions in a Log Insights question to carry out aggregations on the outcomes.
Amazon CodeCatalyst – You possibly can connect with a Amazon Digital Personal Cloud (Amazon VPC) from CodeCatalyst Workflows, provision infrastructure utilizing Terraform inside CodeCatalyst Workflows, entry CodeCatalyst along with your workforce identities configured in IAM Id Heart, and create groups made up of members of the CodeCatalyst house.
Amazon Join – You need to use a pre-built queue efficiency dashboard and Contact Lens conversational analytics dashboard to view and examine real-time and historic aggregated queue efficiency. You need to use fast responses for chats, beforehand written codecs resembling typing in ‘
/#greet’ to insert a personalised response, and scanning attachments to detect malware or different undesirable content material.
AWS Glue – AWS Glue for Apache Spark added new six database connectors: Teradata, SAP HANA, Azure SQL, Azure Cosmos DB, Vertica, and MongoDB, in addition to the native connectivity to Amazon OpenSearch Service.
AWS Lambda – You possibly can see single pane view of metrics, logs, and traces within the AWS Lambda console and superior logging controls to natively seize logs in JSON structured format. You possibly can view the SAM template on the Lambda console and export the operate’s configuration to AWS Software Composer. AWS Lambda additionally helps Java 21 and NodeJS 20 variations constructed on the brand new Amazon Linux 2023 runtime.
AWS Native Zones in Dallas – You possibly can allow the new Native Zone in Dallas, Texas,
us-east-1-dfw-2a, with Amazon EC2 C6i, M6i, R6i, C6gn, and M6g cases and Amazon EBS quantity varieties gp2, gp3, io1, sc1, and st1. You too can entry Amazon ECS, Amazon EKS, Software Load Balancer, and AWS Direct Join on this new Native Zone to help a broad set of workloads on the edge.
Amazon OpenSearch Service Ingestion – You possibly can migrate your knowledge from Elasticsearch model 7.x clusters to the most recent variations of Amazon OpenSearch Service and use persistent buffering to guard the sturdiness of incoming knowledge.
Amazon RDS –Amazon RDS for MySQL now helps creating active-active clusters utilizing the Group Replication plugin, upgrading MySQL 5.7 snapshots to MySQL 8.0, and Innovation Launch model of MySQL 8.1.
Amazon RDS Customized for SQL Server extends point-in-time restoration help for as much as 1,000 databases, helps Service Grasp Key Retention to make use of clear knowledge encryption (TDE), table- and column-level encryption, DBMail and linked servers, and use SQL Server Developer version with the carry your individual media (BYOM).
Moreover, Amazon RDS Multi-AZ deployments with two readable standbys now helps minor model upgrades and system upkeep updates with sometimes lower than one second of downtime when utilizing Amazon RDS Proxy.
AWS Accomplice Central – You need to use an improved person expertise in AWS Accomplice Central to construct and promote your choices and the new Investments tab within the Accomplice Analytics Dashboard to realize actionable insights. Now you can hyperlink accounts and related customers between Accomplice Central and AWS Market and use an enhanced co-sell expertise with APN Buyer Engagements (ACE) supervisor.
Amazon QuickSight – You possibly can programmatically handle person entry and customized permissions help for roles to limit QuickSight performance to the QuickSight account for IAM Id Heart and Lively Listing utilizing APIs. You too can use shared restricted folders, a Contributor position and help for knowledge supply asset varieties in folders and the Customized Week Begin characteristic, an addition designed to boost the info evaluation expertise for patrons throughout numerous industries and social contexts.
AWS Trusted Advisor – You need to use new APIs to programmatically entry Trusted Advisor greatest practices checks, suggestions, and prioritized suggestions and 37 new Amazon RDS checks that present greatest practices steerage by analyzing DB occasion configuration, utilization, and efficiency knowledge.
There’s much more launch information that I haven’t coated. See AWS What’s New for extra particulars.
See you just about in AWS re:Invent
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