August 7, 2012 · 6:30 PM
The August AWS Michigan meeting will likely be held in Ann Arbor at a location yet to be determined. The scheduled topics are:
Simplifying PHP Deployment w/ Elastic Beanstalk
by Jamie Begin
Elastic Beanstalk is an AWS service used simplify deployment by using utilizing preconfigured AWS resources. Using Elastic Beanstalk, Jamie will be demonstrating how to create a scalable, highly-available (fault-tolerant) deployment of a basic PHP application in only 10 minutes.
Using the AWS API w/ Python
by Michael Gimbel
Every aspect of AWS can be programmatically controlled and monitored using the AWS API. Michael will introduce using boto, the most popular Python interface to AWS, to automate deployment processes and create "self-scaling" applications.