• Bath AWS User Group Meetup #11

    Civica Digital

    Serverless, Lambda and AI Our guest speaker will be Danilo Poccia, Principal Evangelist Serverless at AWS. Some of you will be aware of Danilo's excellent book, AWS Lambda in Action - see https://www.amazon.co.uk/AWS-Lambda-Action-Danilo-Poccia/dp/1617293717. Danilo will talk about building a serverless “smart” chat using AWS Lambda, Amazon API Gateway, and Amazon AI Services. Same venue as usual - Civica Digital, Eveleigh House, Grove Street, Bath BA1 5LR. As always, there will be a break for pizza and beer half-way thru. As always, a massive thank you to our sponsors: Jisc and Civica Digital.

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  • Bath AWS User Group Meetup #10

    Civica Digital

    re:Invent Roundup Our guest speaker will be Matt Johnson from AWS who will give us a summary of all the major announcements from re:Invent in Las Vegas. Those of you who were at this session last year will know that it is not to be missed. To help Matt know what to focus on, please complete the short poll at https://doodle.com/poll/e5wdygefhu4b5vfs - thank you. Programme: 18.30 Andy Powell - Welcome 18.40 Matt Johnson - re:Invent Roundup part[masked] Beer and pizza 20.00 Matt Johnson - re:Invent Roundup part[masked] Close Same venue as last time - Civica Digital, Eveleigh House, Grove Street, Bath BA1 5LR. As always, a massive thank you to our sponsors: Eduserv and Civica Digital

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  • Bath AWS User Group Meetup #9

    Civica Digital

    AWS Containers special Our guest speaker will be Ric Harvey from AWS. Programme: 18.30 Andy Powell - Welcome 18.40 Ric Harvey - AWS Fargate 19.30 Beer and pizza 19.55 Ric Harvey - Building secure containers 20.45 Close Same venue as last time - Civica Digital, Eveleigh House, Grove Street, Bath BA1 5LR. We have 50 people registered. Looking forward to seeing people there. Big thank you to our sponsors: Eduserv and Civica Digital

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  • Bath AWS User Group Meetup #8

    Civica Digital

    AWS Security special Our guest speaker will be Andrew Kane from AWS. Draft programme: 18.30 Welcome 18.40 Andrew Kane - GuardDuty and Security Essentials 19.30 Andy Powell - Keeping your snapshots safe 19.45 Pizza 20.10 Andrew Kane - Shield Advanced 21.00 Close Same venue as last time (assuming you can remember that far back!) - Civica Digital (our new joint sponsors), Eveleigh House, Grove Street, Bath BA1 5LR. Please save the date.

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  • Bath AWS User Group Meetup #7

    Civica Digital

    AWS re:Invent 2017 special... Our guest speaker will be Matt Johnson from AWS. Come and find out about all the announcements at re:Invent 2017. Note that we have a new venue for this meeting - Civica Digital (our new joint sponsors), Eveleigh House, Grove Street, Bath BA1 5LR. Please save the date.

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  • Bath AWS User Group Meetup #6

    The Makery

    Usual time. Usual place. We have two speakers... - Matt Lewis from DVLA talking about the "Use of AWS at DVLA" - Matt Johnson from AWS talking about "How AWS automates internal compliance at massive scale using AWS services" Both should be really interesting. As always, please get in touch if there is something in particular you'd like to see covered in future events. I hope to see you on Wednesday. Andy

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  • AWS Bath User Group Meetup #5

    The Makery

    Hello All, Excited to announce the return of Andrew Kane who gave us a brilliant recap on re:invent in December *Andrew Kane is a Senior Enterprise Solutions Architect at AWS he will be giving a demo of a Lex/Polly-based ‘bot’ *Our second speaker is Brett King Service Delivery Manager at Funky Pigeon in Bristol (Details TBC) Agenda to follow Thanks Nick & Andy

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  • AWS Bath User Group Meetup #4

    The Makery

    Hi folks... our next meetup with be on March 8 at the usual venue. Apologies for the slightly short notice. I'm pleased to say that we will be joined by Matt Johnson of AWS, who will be speaking about automating EC2 management. Matt is an AWS Solution Architect working in the AWS UK public sector team. Also by Richard Donkin, who will be talking about the use of Ansible on AWS. So, the running order is: 6.30 Doors open 7.00 Welcome - Nick Ferro and Andy Powell 7.10 EC2 Management Automation - Matt Johnson 8.00 Break and pizza 8.20 Go Faster with Ansible - Richard Donkin 9.00 End See you on the 8th.

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  • AWS Bath User Group Meetup #3

    The Makery

    Andrew Kane a Senior Enterprise Solutions Architect at AWS will be giving a talk on new features and updates from re:invent. Here is the rough agenda for the our forthcoming talk on Wednesday *Approx times 18:30: Doors open 19:00: Intro from Nick Ferro (Course Academy ) & Andy Powell (Eduserv) 19:15: Andrew Kane (AWS) re:Invent Day 1 recap -The physical side and analytics (new compute types, snowball, IOT, machine learning) 20.00: Break for drinks & food 20:30: Andrew Kane re:Invent Day 2 recap - DevOps & Tools 21:00: Finish - Network & Drink's

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  • AWS Bath User Group Meetup #2

    The Makery

    Hello Members, Prize draw To celebrate the launch of several new 1 day classes, Course Academy & AWS will be giving away a free one day technical course (worth £450) which is delivered exclusively by AWS in London. Members must attend the meetup to enter and the winner will be announced on the night (see the classes below) Taking AWS to the next level (http://www.courseacademy.com/aws-training-courses/aws/taking-aws-operations-to-the-next-level_awsonl/) Securing Next-Gen Applications at Cloud Scal (http://www.courseacademy.com/aws-training-courses/aws/securing-next-gen-applications-at-cloud-scale_awsscwdab/)e Running Container Enabled Microservices on AWS (http://www.courseacademy.com/aws-training-courses/aws/running-container-enabled-microservices-on-aws_awsrcem/) Approximate running order 18:30 – Doors open 19:00 – Introduction - Nick Ferro (Course Academy) & Andy Powell (Eduserv) 19:10 – Andy Powell "What's new in AWS" 19:25 – Christopher Paton "ServerLess app development on AWS" 20:10 – Food / Drinks 20:30 – Andy Powell "Three Lambda examples" 20:50 – Prize draw / open discussion / feedback for future events 21:00 – Drinks / networking Help spread the word Finally those who use social media, please spread the word to help grow the community with like minded individuals ... post our meetup link and tweet our twitter handle @AWSBathUG (http://twitter.com/AWSBathUG) Thanks and see you there! Nick & Andy

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