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AWS Lake Formation


Bookmarks How It Works Concepts Security Pricing A service for managing and building data lakes. It stores and catalogs data from databases and object storage before transferring it to a new S3 data lake. You can also use ML algorithms to clean and classify data and secure access to sensitive data with granular controls at the column, row, and cell levels.  How It Works Identify existing data stores, such as S3 or databases, and move the data to your data lake.  The data is then crawled, cataloged, and prepared [...]

AWS Lake Formation2022-08-17T07:10:46+00:00

AWS Control Tower


Bookmarks Concepts Networking Monitoring Pricing What is AWS Control Tower? A service for configuring and managing a multi-account AWS environment.   AWS Control Tower Concepts Landing zone A multi-account environment that is well-architected and adheres to security and compliance best practices. Each organization can have one landing zone.  A container that holds the following: Organizational Units (OUs) Accounts Users Other Resources Structure of a landing zone: Root - parent that contains all OUs. Security OU - contains the shared accounts. Sandbox OU - contain the registered accounts used by your users to carry [...]

AWS Control Tower2022-08-28T14:08:43+00:00

Amazon AppFlow


Bookmarks Features Concepts Pricing An integration service that automates data flows by securely integrating third-party applications and AWS services without writing any code. Features Run flows on-demand or on a schedule to keep data in sync across SaaS applications and AWS services. Aggregate data from multiple sources to train analytics tools more effectively and save money. Use flow management tools to track where and when data has moved. Data is encrypted at rest and in transit. Integrates with AWS PrivateLink to allow private data transfer over AWS rather than public data transfer over the [...]

Amazon AppFlow2022-08-17T03:25:03+00:00

AWS Audit Manager


Bookmarks Features Concepts Monitoring Security Pricing A service that will help you audit your AWS usage on a regular basis in order to simplify risk management and compliance with regulations and industry standards. Automates evidence collection for policies, procedures, and activities, as well as the creation of audit reports. Features Centrally manage and upload evidence from on-premises or multi-cloud environments.  View analytics data for active assessments on the Audit Manager dashboard and quickly identify non-compliant evidence that needs to be remedied. Creation of frameworks with standard or custom controls based on your [...]

AWS Audit Manager2022-08-17T03:16:10+00:00

AWS Outposts


Bookmarks Concepts Monitoring Pricing A managed service that brings AWS infrastructure, services, APIs, and tools to the customer's premises. Concepts Outpost site is a physical location where AWS will install your Outpost. Outpost configurations include EC2, EBS, and networking capabilities. Each configuration has its own requirements for power, cooling, and weight support. The compute and storage resources are called Outpost capacity. You must have Outpost equipment to use the AWS Outposts service. This includes AWS-managed racks, servers, switches, and cabling. Outpost racks   A 42U rack that includes rack-mountable servers, switches, network patch panels, power [...]

AWS Outposts2022-08-17T03:13:03+00:00

AWS Proton


Bookmarks Concepts Monitoring Pricing A managed delivery service for deploying container and serverless applications. Uses templates to define and maintain standard application stacks, which include the architecture, infrastructure resources, and the CI/CD pipeline. Concepts Templates Manage and provision resources using Infrastructure as Code (IaC). Environment Template - a shared infrastructure used by multiple applications or resources. Standard Environment Template - AWS Proton provisions infrastructure for your environment. Customer-managed Environment Template - provision your own shared resources. Service Template - the infrastructure required in a particular environment to deploy and manage a single application or [...]

AWS Proton2022-08-24T05:46:34+00:00

Amazon Managed Service for Prometheus


Bookmarks Features Concepts Pricing What is Amazon Managed Service for Prometheus? A managed monitoring service for container environments. You can monitor and alert on the performance of containerized workloads using the open-source PromQL without having to scale or manage the underlying infrastructure. Automatically scale the ingestion, storage, alerting, and querying of operational metrics as workload increases. Integrated with Amazon EKS, Amazon ECS, and AWS Distro for OpenTelemetry.   Amazon Managed Service for Prometheus Features With Prometheus query language (PromQL), you can easily obtain performance visibility using a filter, aggregate, and alarm on metrics. Supports [...]

Amazon Managed Service for Prometheus2022-08-24T05:50:59+00:00

Amazon Managed Grafana


Bookmarks Components Security Pricing What is Amazon Managed Grafana? A data visualization service for querying, correlating, and visualizing operational metrics, logs, and traces from multiple sources. Create dashboards and visualizations to analyze metrics, logs, and traces without having to build, package, or deploy Grafana servers. All logical Grafana server deployment, setup, scaling, and maintenance are handled by AWS. Integrated with the following AWS data sources: Amazon CloudWatch Amazon OpenSearch Service AWS X-Ray AWS IoT SiteWise Amazon Timestream Amazon Managed Service for Prometheus Amazon Managed Grafana Components Workspaces A logically isolated Grafana server. User authentication [...]

Amazon Managed Grafana2022-08-28T09:24:04+00:00

AWS Network Firewall


Bookmarks Features Concepts Monitoring Pricing A managed service that helps deploy network protections for Amazon VPCs. Provides fine-grained network traffic control that allows you to restrict outbound requests to prevent malicious activity from spreading. Import previously created rules in common open source rule formats and enable integrations with managed intelligence feeds from AWS partners. With AWS Firewall Manager, you can create policies based on AWS Network Firewall rules and then apply those policies centrally across your VPCs and accounts. Features Automatically scales firewall capacity up or down based on the traffic load. Supports [...]

AWS Network Firewall2022-08-17T02:28:19+00:00

AWS Wavelength


Bookmarks Features Concepts Pricing AWS Wavelength Cheat Sheet A service that allows developers to create applications with ultra-low latencies for mobile devices and end users. Wavelength Zones can be used to extend an Amazon VPC in order to run ultra-low latency applications that use the same AWS services, APIs, tools, and functionalities. Features Wavelength Zones support a wide range of compute instances for general purpose, gaming, and machine learning inference. Supports persistent block storage to provide a snapshot, encryption, and restore capabilities without any performance impact. Connectivity to 5G networks using VPC and Carrier [...]

AWS Wavelength2023-01-27T06:34:43+00:00

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