Andy Jassy, SVP of AWS, made a ton of new announcements in his keynote speech yesterday at the 4th annual AWS re:Invent conference in Las Vegas. The conference has grown to nearly 20,000 attendees with around 38,000 watching the live streaming event.
AWS’s message this year is that AWS cloud provides freedom and control over your own destiny. Andy talked a lot about the barriers to delivering in the traditional do-it-yourself (DIY) infrastructure models. He summed it up in 7 categories of freedom. Check out my recap at the Virtualization Practice.