Archive for August, 2012

August Meeting – What’s New and Lessons Learned in Amazon AWS

The August 2012 meeting will be held on Monday, August 13th from 6pm – 8pm at TechColumbus (1275 Kinnear Rd, Columbus, OH 43212).


We are very happy to have David Landreman from the Columbus Dispatch joining us this month to talk about a few of the new capabilities of Amazon AWS, as well as lessons learned in dealing with cloud outages.

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We are happy to have Halcyon Solutions joining us this month as a sponsor!


Amazon AWS


Amazon Web Services is constantly evolving with new services and adding new functionality to existing services.  We will take a look at some of the recent offerings from Amazon such as ElastiCache and CloudSearch.  We will also discuss some lessons learned from the recent outage at Amazon East.


David Landreman is the Web IT Manager for The Columbus Dispatch.  David has technical experience in both the higher education and news media sectors.  Originally starting with traditional desktop application development David has found a passion in following the latest technologies driving the web forward.  David served in the role of Senior Software Engineer as the Columbus Dispatch migrated to the cloud helping drive many design decisions through the process.  Follow David @GraphIt2000.

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