Top Announcements of AWS re:Invent 2021

Welcome to AWS re:Invent! From Nov. 29-Dec. 3, 2021, we’ll update this page daily with the most noteworthy launches from our biggest event of the year. AWS Chief Evangelist Jeff Barr and our team of AWS developer advocates from around the globe share the news and offer helpful tips for getting started with all the latest AWS releases. More ways to learn: The Official AWS Podcast: For keynote recaps each day AWS OnAir: Livestreaming from the show floor What’s New: All 2021 AWS announcements (This post was last updated: 12:42 a.m., PST, Nov. 29, 2021.) Quick category links: Internet of Things | Security Internet of Things Preview – AWS IoT RoboRunner for Building Robot Fleet Management Applications AWS IoT RoboRunner is…

How AWS is Supporting Nonprofits, Governments, and Communities Impacted by Hurricane Ida

AWS Disaster Response Team volunteer Paul Fries runs cable to provide connectivity in a police station that has been converted into a supply distribution center and housing for National Guard troops and FEMA. During the crisis that has resulted in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, the AWS Disaster Response Team is providing personnel and resources to support our customers, including the Information Technology Disaster Resource Center (ITDRC), St. Bernard Parish government, and Crisis Cleanup. In 2018, Amazon Web Services launched the AWS Disaster Response Program to support governments and nonprofits actively responding to natural disasters. Guided by the belief that technology has the power to solve the world’s most pressing issues, the AWS Disaster Response Team has been working around…