AWS Weekly Roundup – AWS AppSync, AWS CodePipeline, Occasions and Extra – August 21, 2023

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Final Week’s Launches
Listed below are some launches that obtained my consideration in the course of the earlier week.

AWS AppSync now helps JavaScript for all resolvers in GraphQL APIs – Final 12 months, we introduced that AppSync now helps JavaScript pipeline resolvers. And beginning final week, builders can use JavaScript to jot down unit resolvers, pipeline resolvers, and AppSync capabilities which are run on the AppSync Javascript runtime.

AWS CodePipeline now helps GitLab – Now you should use your supply repository to construct, check, and deploy code modifications utilizing AWS CodePipeline, along with different suppliers like AWS CodeCommit, Bitbucket,, and GitHub Enterprise Server.

Amazon CloudWatch Agent provides help for OpenTelemetry traces and AWS X-Ray – With the brand new model of the agent you at the moment are in a position to acquire metrics, logs, and traces with a single agent, not just for CloudWatch but in addition for OpenTelemetry and AWS X-Ray. Simplifying the set up, configuration, and administration of telemetry assortment.

New occasion sorts: Amazon EC2 M7a and Amazon EC2 Hpc7a – The brand new Amazon EC2 M7a is a common objective occasion kind powered by 4th Gen AMD EPYC processor. Within the announcement weblog, you’ll find all of the specifics for this occasion kind. The brand new Amazon EC2 Hpc7a cases are additionally powered by 4th Gen AMD EPYC processors. These occasion sorts are optimized for top efficiency computing and Channy Yun wrote a weblog submit describing the completely different traits of the Amazon EC2 Hpc7a occasion kind.

AWS DeepRacer Educator Playbooks – Final week we launched the AWS DeepRacer educator playblooks, these are a device for educators to combine foundational machine studying (ML) curriculum and labs into their school rooms. Educators can use these playbooks to simply upskill college students within the fundamentals of ML with autonomous autos.

For a full checklist of AWS bulletins, make sure you control the What’s New at AWS web page.

Different AWS Information
Another updates and information that you simply may need missed:

Guide for using AWS Lambda to process Apache Kafka StreamsJulian Wood simply printed essentially the most full information you’ll find on the right way to use Lambda with Apache Kafka. In case you are an Amazon Kinesis consumer, don’t fear. We’ve obtained you lined with this video series the place you can find related subjects.

Using AWS Lambda with Kafka guide

The Official AWS Podcast – Hear every week for updates on the newest AWS information and deep dives into thrilling use circumstances. There are additionally official AWS podcasts in a number of languages. Take a look at those in French, German, Italian, and Spanish.

AWS Open-Supply Information and Updates – This can be a newsletter curated by my colleague Ricardo to deliver you the newest open supply tasks, posts, occasions, and extra.

Upcoming AWS Occasions
Verify your calendars and join these AWS occasions:

AWS Hybrid Cloud & Edge Day (August 30) – Be a part of a free-to-attend one-day digital occasion to listen to the newest hybrid cloud and edge computing tendencies, rising applied sciences, and be taught finest practices from AWS leaders, clients, and business analysts. To be taught extra, see the element agenda and register now.

AWS International SummitsAWS Summits – The 2023 AWS Summits season is sort of ending with the final two in-person occasions in Mexico Metropolis (August 30) and Johannesburg (September 26).

AWS re:Invent reInvent(November 27–December 1) – However don’t fear as a result of re:Invent season is coming nearer. Be a part of us to listen to the newest from AWS, be taught from specialists, and join with the worldwide cloud group. Registration is now open.

AWS Neighborhood Days AWS Community Day– Be a part of a community-led convention run by AWS consumer group leaders in your area:Taiwan (August 26), Aotearoa (September 6), Lebanon (September 9), Munich (September 14), Argentina (September 16), Spain (September 23), and Chile (September 30). Verify all of the upcoming AWS Neighborhood Days right here.

CDK Day (September 29) – A community-led absolutely digital occasion with tracks in English and in Spanish about CDK and associated tasks. Learn more in the website.

That’s all for this week. Verify again subsequent Monday for one more Week in Overview!

This submit is a part of our Week in Overview sequence. Verify again every week for a fast roundup of fascinating information and bulletins from AWS!

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