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Marcos Ortiz

I'm a Data Engineer by day at Riot Games (via X-Team ) and by night, I curate the last news/product announcements/resources about AWS Silicon (Graviton, AWS Nitro, Inferentia, and Trainium).

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AWS Graviton Weekly # 87

Issue # 87: May 10, 2024 to May 17, 2024 Hey Reader. Welcome to Issue # 87 of AWS Graviton Weekly, which will be focused on sharing everything that happened in the past week related to AWS Silicon: from May 10, 2024, to May 17, 2024. Things you can't miss in this edition: The exciting roadmap of Ampere Computing for 2024 and beyond The upcoming conversation between the CTO of ClickHouse and AWS about the company using Amazon EC2 R8g instances powered by AWS Graviton4 processors Back to...

7 days ago • 2 min read

Issue # 86: May 3, 2024 to May 10, 2024 Hey Reader. Welcome to Issue # 86 of AWS Graviton Weekly, which will be focused on sharing everything that happened in the past week related to AWS Silicon: from May 3, 2024, to May 10, 2024. Things you can't miss in this edition: The conversation between Bret Fisher, Nirmal Mehta, and Michael Fischer about why AWS Graviton (arm64) is the Future of Compute The upcoming part 4 of episode # 100 of AWS Made Easy with Stephen J Barr and Rahul Subramaniam....

14 days ago • 1 min read
AWS Graviton Weekly # 85

Issue # 85: April 26, 2024 to May 3, 2024 Hey Reader. Welcome to Issue # 85 of AWS Graviton Weekly, which will be focused on sharing everything that happened in the past week related to AWS Silicon: from April 26 2024 to May 3, 2024. Things you can't miss in this edition: The two posts from Benjamen Pyle Before the regular stuff we share every single week, I wanted to answer a question from one of our subscribers: If you want to start with Amazon DynamoDB today, which is your top recommended...

20 days ago • 2 min read

Issue # 84: April 19, 2024 to April 26, 2024 Hey Reader. Welcome to Issue # 84 of AWS Graviton Weekly, which will be focused on sharing everything that happened in the past week related to AWS Silicon: from April 19, 2024, to April 26, 2024. Things you can't miss this week: The conversation between Lorenzo and Chad about migrating on-premises workloads to AWS with Graviton The amazing discount for Cloud Silicon Content Library Use the code 6AC6002I68 to unlock 50% OFF the price $99.00 Cloud...

28 days ago • 1 min read
AWS Silicon Content Library

Issue # 83: April 12, 2024 to April 19, 2024 Hey Reader. Welcome to Issue # 83 of AWS Graviton Weekly, which will be focused on sharing everything that happened in the past week related to AWS Silicon: from April 12, 2024, to April 19, 2024. I shared a little bit about last week's issue, and today is the day to finally reveal to you what I was working on a long time ago. It's called the Cloud Silicon Content Library But first, let me talk about the PROBLEM When I started working on this...

about 1 month ago • 2 min read

Issue # 82: April 5, 2024 to April 12, 2024 Hey Reader. Welcome to Issue # 82 of AWS Graviton Weekly, which will be focused on sharing everything that happened in the past week related to AWS Silicon: from April 5, 2024, to April 12, 2024. This week has been very quiet related to AWS Silicon because most headlines were occupied by Google Next, especially the new Arm-based CPU called Axion, which looks very interesting and promising. But one thing I noticed was that more and more times we will...

about 1 month ago • 3 min read

Issue # 81: March 29, 2024 to April 5, 2024 Hey Reader. Welcome to Issue # 81 of AWS Graviton Weekly, which will be focused on sharing everything that happened in the past week related to AWS Silicon: from March 29, 2024, to April 5, 2024. Things you can't miss in this issue: How Quora modernized its model serving with NVIDIA Triton and Amazon EKS Now, back to business. Tool of the week: Antimetal New website, new product; same incredible possible outcome if your company uses this tool to...

about 2 months ago • 1 min read

Issue # 80: March 22, 2024 to March 29, 2024 Hey Reader. Welcome to Issue # 80 of AWS Graviton Weekly, which will be focused on sharing everything that happened in the past week related to AWS Silicon: from March 22, 2024, to March 29, 2024. Before doing the normal stuff I do here every week, let me share with you an exciting product I'm building here. Some of you have always asked about having a single place with all the resources I've shared here in this newsletter since its foundation, but...

about 2 months ago • 3 min read

Issue # 79: March 15, 2024 to March 22, 2024 Hey Reader. Welcome to Issue # 79 of AWS Graviton Weekly, which will be focused on sharing everything that happened in the past week related to AWS Silicon: from March 15, 2024, to March 22, 2024. Things you can't miss in this edition: The session about modern app development best practices with Amazon ECS at AWS The preview of Amazon EC2 R8g instances, powered by Graviton4 How to optimize your RDS instances, according to my good friend Cristian...

2 months ago • 1 min read

Issue # 78: March 8, 2024 to March 15, 2024 Hey Reader. Welcome to Issue # 78 of AWS Graviton Weekly, which will be focused on sharing everything that happened in the past week related to AWS Silicon: from March 8, 2024, to March 15, 2024. In last week's issue, I mentioned that you need to read the 2024 Kubernetes Cost Benchmark report from CAST.AI if you were using Kubernetes in some way. In the final part of this email, I wanted to answer some of your questions about it. Now, let's focus on...

2 months ago • 2 min read
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