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AWS Accelerate Orlando - Monday June 23rd

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Riptide Software & Amazon Web Services (AWS) present:

Accelerate Orlando!

Monday June 23, 2014

Riptide Software and Amazon Web Services (AWS) invite you to a Central Florida seminar to learn how to take advantage of Cloud infrastructure to power your business. There is no charge for this event, which will be held in Orlando, FL at the University of Central Florida (UCF)—hosted by AWS Advanced Consulting Partner Riptide Software (, in conjunction with Orlando AWS Users Group and TW Telecom.

Please join the AWS and Riptide business & technical staff on Monday, May 23 from 7–9 p.m. for a very powerful and informative AWS Cloud services educational event.


This special presentation will cover an introduction to Amazon Web Services, as well as how to calculate and compare total cost of ownership (TCO) vs. co-location or on-premise data centers.

Topics include:

• What are cloud computing and Amazon Web Services (AWS)?

• A reliable, secure, and market leading infrastructure solution

• Key AWS Services

• Why are businesses choosing AWS?

• Perspectives on cost

The event will include a grand prize drawing (tickets available at VIP reception), a Q&A session after the presentation, refreshments, and more.

A special VIP reception before the evening event will take place from 5:30–6:45 p.m. at Riptide's offices (200 E. Palm Valley Rd., Suite 2000 Oviedo, FL 32765 (,-81.2061313,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x88e76855c2204a79:0x7ec5b150ea2af1b9)). Food and beverages will be provided at the VIP reception, and you must turn in a business card at the reception to receive a ticket for the evening's grand prize drawing. One lucky winner will receive AWS infrastructure compute and managed services worth up to $10,000—a three (3) year reserved instance (Linux m1.large; light reserved) and six (6) months of AWS managed services from Riptide (setup, configuration, and administration of AWS).

The reception has a limited capacity and you must register for it separately, here. (

Parking is free at both the VIP reception and the Accelerate Orlando seminar.

Join us at both locations for food, fun, and free educational content on AWS Cloud services!