April 15, 2024

The Community AWS re:invent 2023 re:caps proceed! Lately, I used to be invited to take part in certainly one of these occasions hosted by the AWS User Group Kenya, and was capable of study and spend time with this wonderful neighborhood.

AWS User Group Kenya

AWS Person Group Kenya

Final week’s launches
Listed here are some launches that acquired my consideration through the earlier week.

.NET 8 runtime for AWS Lambda – AWS Lambda now helps .NET 8 as each a managed runtime and container base picture. This assist gives you with .NET 8 options that embody API enhancements, improved Native Forward of Time (Native AOT) assist, and improved efficiency. .NET 8 helps C# 12, F# 8, and PowerShell 7.4. You’ll be able to develop Lambda capabilities in .NET 8 utilizing the AWS Toolkit for Visible Studio, the AWS Extensions for .NET CLI, AWS Serverless Software Mannequin (AWS SAM), AWS CDK, and different infrastructure as code instruments.

For a full checklist of AWS bulletins, you’ll want to control the What’s New at AWS web page.

Different AWS information
Listed here are some extra initiatives, applications, and information gadgets that you simply may discover fascinating:

Earlier this month, I used this picture to name consideration to the PartyRock Hackathon that’s currently in progress. The deadline to affix the hackathon is quick approaching so you’ll want to signup earlier than time runs out.

Amazon API Gateway – Amazon API Gateway processed over 100 trillion API requests in 2023, and we proceed to see rising demand for API-driven purposes. API Gateway is a fully-managed service that allows you to create, publish, keep, monitor, and safe APIs at any scale. Prospects that onboarded giant workloads on API Gateway in 2023 advised us they selected the service for its availability, safety, and serverless structure. These in regulated industries worth API Gateway’s personal endpoints, that are remoted from the general public web and solely accessible out of your Amazon Digital Personal Cloud (VPC).

AWS open supply information and updates – My colleague Ricardo writes this weekly open source newsletter wherein he highlights new open supply initiatives, instruments, and demos from the AWS Group.

Upcoming AWS occasions
Season 3 of the Build on Generative AI Twitch show has kicked off. Join every Monday on Twitch at 9AM PST/Noon EST/18h CET to study amongst others, how one can construct generative AI-enabled purposes.

When you’re within the EMEA timezone, there may be nonetheless time to register and watch the AWS Innovate On-line Generative AI & Information Version going down on February 29. Innovate On-line occasions are free, on-line, and designed to encourage and educate you about constructing on AWS. Whether or not you’re within the Americas, Asia Pacific & Japan, or EMEA area, study right here about future AWS Innovate On-line occasions occurring in your timezone.

AWS Group re:Invent re:Caps – Be part of a Community re:Cap event organized by volunteers from AWS Person Teams and AWS Cloud Golf equipment world wide to study concerning the newest bulletins from AWS re:Invent.

You’ll be able to browse all upcoming in-person and digital occasions right here.

That’s all for this week. Examine again subsequent Monday for an additional Weekly Roundup!


This submit is a part of our Weekly Roundup collection. Examine again every week for a fast roundup of fascinating information and bulletins from AWS.