Spring 2019 AWS Labs

Here is our Spring 2019 AWS Lab schedule:

  • Friday, April 12: 2:00 – 4:00 pm, 28 Illini Hall
  • Monday, April 15, 9:00 – 11:00 am, 28 Illini Hall
  • Thursday, May 2: 12:30 – 2:30 pm, 27 Illini Hall Full!
  • Tuesday, June 18: 9:00 – 11:00 am, 27 Illini Hall

These are hands-on labs open to University of Illinois faculty, students, and staff. We have a range of lab topics currently available:

  • AWS 101: Putting a web server on the internet
  • Relational Database Service: Databases you don’t have to manage
  • Identity and Access Management: Safely managing permissions
  • S3 and CloudFront: Storing and distributing static web content
  • CloudFormation: Automating AWS with infrastructure as code
  • Lamba: Using function-as-a-service to process images
  • Alces Flight: Building your own personal HPC cluster
  • Elastic MapReduce: Getting started with big data in AWS

Participants may select any lab and work at their own pace with guidance from University of Illinois and Amazon staff. Lab computers are provided, but you’re welcome to bring your laptop if you prefer.

Register here to reserve your seat.