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All of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Data Analytics Services – Table of Contents

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Data Analytics Processing Learn the comprehensive set of data and analytical services to handle every step of the analytics process chain, ideal usage patterns and anti-patterns on AWS. PURPOSE OF THIS BLOG SERIES: Data is not … Continue reading

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I Want to Create an eLearning Class on “All AWS Analytics Offerings”, So…

I Want to Create an eLearning Class on “All AWS Analytics Offerings”, but… eLearning companies seem to want more targeted Business Intelligence (BI) & Analytical topics. It makes sense to appeal to certain demographics who want to know a specific … Continue reading

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Tonight I’m Launching a Website Showcasing Next Generation Amazon Cloud Services Offerings

DataLeader.io  has launched tonight! DataLeader.io brings together industry thought leaders and experts to best implement next generation AWS Cloud Solutions for both the Enterprise and small businesses. DataLeader.io’s team is an eclectic group of artisans that paint the sky with zeroes … Continue reading

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AWS re:Invent 2016 Product Announcements

The numerous product announcements made at the most amazing AWS re:Invent ever, 2016, are all over the internet. However, they’re so exciting I can’t help but do my own version. There were ~32,000 attendees this year at re:Invent. It was … Continue reading

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AWS Marketplace Has New Announcements + What is AWS Marketplace Anyway?

What a nice surprise to wake up and see so many new things happening insofar as AWS Marketplace is concerned! First of all, the website has a completely fresh look! Modern, easy to navigate, includes “Customer Success Stories” (really nice … Continue reading

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Amazon Web Services Financials, Magic Quadrant Facts, & How AWS Started

Of course I’m a huge fan of AWS (can you tell by the name of my blog?) Why are the numbers you’re going to see so mind-blowing? There are several reasons, & I’ll list some below (elaborating on further on … Continue reading

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Update on Amazon Aurora’s Deep Dive Section 2.0 Series: Amazon Aurora’s Unique Architecture

It’s amazing how much a wedding can put you behind on work, but it was one of the best weekends of my life, spending it with family, friends, and loved ones. Since I not only aim to help others learn … Continue reading

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Amazon Aurora’s Deep Dive: Video Chapter 2.0: Amazon Aurora’s Architecture

Hello Fellow AWS Enthusiasts! My oldest son married his girlfriend of 10 years yesterday, so it’s been a very busy week of preparation, beautiful family times, and lots of happy emotions. However, because my time has been diverted, my Amazon … Continue reading

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First Time I’m in “AWS Week in Review”!

This is such an honor for me! https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/aws-week-in-review-september-19-2016/ #gottaluvAWS!

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Amazon Aurora Deep Dive Video Title 1.0: Amazon Aurora Overview is LIVE!

I just finished the first major “Video Topic”, Video Topic 1.0: “Amazon Aurora Overview”, with 10 different Topic Sections, listed below. Some topics are grouped together, totaling 5 separate videos. Each Topic Section has a 1 Quiz Question (if grouped … Continue reading

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