Jeff Barr Discusses Amazon Web Services

Posted in Databases, Companies, Cloud Computing, Conferences on September 02, 2008


Jeff Barr Discusses Amazon Web Services

Summary
In this interview from QCon London 2008, Amazon Web Services (AWS) Evangelist Jeff Barr discusses SimpleDB, S3, EC2, SQS, cloud computing, how the different Amazon services interact within an application, the origins of AWS, SimpleDB and Microsoft SQL Server Data Services, globalization of the AWS cloud, the March AWS outage, SimpleDB Stored Procedures and converting between AMIs and VMWare.

Bio
Jeff Barr is focused on furthering awareness of web services and inspiring developers to create innovative applications using Amazon Web Services. Barr meets regularly with developers throughout the U.S. and abroad to introduce Amazon Web Services' expanding platform and showcase businesses that currently utilize the program's services.

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Tags: Technologies, Databases, Interview, Amazon, EC2, Amazon S3, Web Services, InfoQ, SOA, QCon, Cloud Computing, QCon London 2008, Amazon SQS, Amazon Web Services, Amazon SimpleDB