Past Meetup

Overview of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and its Java API -- By Markus Dale

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Want to learn more about AWS and running applications in the cloud? We will provide a quick overview of AWS, newly introduced services from AWS Re:Invent 2015 and look at some of the Java APIs.

Speaker: Markus Dale has been working on big data projects with Hadoop and started leveraging Apache Spark in 2014. He also developed and taught a Hadoop for developers class for UMBC Training. He started to explore Amazon Web Services (AWS) for a MOOC in 2013. He has since dabbled with AWS for work, taken several AWS classes and attended Amazon Re:Invent 2015. His blog is (



• 6:00 p.m.: Networking

• 6:15 p.m.: Ice breaker / quiz questions distributed

• 7:00 p.m.: Program!

• 8:00 p.m.: Quiz questions answered, door prize drawing!

• 8:30 p.m.: Networking

• 9:00 p.m.: End