's (Amazon Connect Technology Services (Beijing) Co., Ltd.)Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:02:26 +0000Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:02:26 +0000's New you can configure the AWS Side private Autonomous System Number for your Virtual Private Gateway<p> Amazon Web Services (AWS) is announcing a configurable private ASN for its Direct Connect (DX) to enhance use of their Virtual Private Cloud. Users can now select a Private Autonomous System Number (or use the private ASN value provided) for the AWS half of the external BGP session using DX private Virtual Interface. Also, they can now view the AWS Console side ASN in the console or via APIs without downloading the router configuration details.</p> <p> &amp;nbsp;</p> <p> This feature is available for use in AWS China (Beijing) Region, operated by Sinnet.</p>Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:19:45 +0000aws@amazon.com RDS Reserved Instances Offer Instance Size Flexibility<p>Today we’re announcing enhancements to&nbsp;<a href="/en/rds/">Amazon RDS</a>&nbsp;Reserved Instances (RIs) in AWS China (Beijing) Region, operated by Sinnet, that make them more flexible and easier to use, helping you get the most out of your RI discount. RIs give you the option to reserve a database instance for a one or three year term, and in turn receive a significant discount compared to on-demand instance pricing.</p>Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:06 +0000general:products/amazon-rdsaws@amazon.com second billing for EC2 instances and EBS volumes is now available in AWS China (Beijing) region, operated by Sinnet<p>We are excited to announce that Amazon EC2 usage of Linux based instances that are launched in On-Demand, Reserved and Spot form will be billed on one second increments, with a minimum of 60 seconds.&nbsp;</p>Tue, 03 Oct 2017 17:16:58 +0000general:products/amazon-ec2,general:products/amazon-ecraws@amazon.com Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) now allows customers to expand their existing VPCs in AWS China (Beijing) region, operated by Sinnet<p> Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) now allows customers to expand their VPCs by adding secondary IPv4 address ranges (CIDRs) to their VPCs. Customers can add the secondary CIDR blocks to the VPC directly from the console or by using the CLI after they have created the VPC with the primary CIDR block. Similar to the primary CIDR block, secondary CIDR blocks are also supported by all the AWS services including Elastic Load Balancing and NAT Gateway.</p>Mon, 02 Oct 2017 17:05:09 +0000general:products/amazon-vpcaws@amazon.com CloudFormation Stack Termination Protection is now available in AWS China (Beijing) region, operated by Sinnet<p><a href="">AWS CloudFormation</a> now allows you to protect a stack from being accidently deleted. You can enable termination protection on a stack when you create it. If you attempt to delete a stack with termination protection enabled, the deletion fails and the stack, including its status, will remain unchanged. To delete a stack you need disable termination protection.&nbsp;</p>Fri, 29 Sep 2017 19:28:16 +0000general:products/aws-cloudformationaws@amazon.com CloudTrail Adds S3 Data Events in AWS China (Beijing) Region Operated by Sinnet<p>AWS CloudTrail S3 Data Events allow you to record API actions on Amazon S3 objects and receive detailed information such as the AWS account, IAM user role, and IP address of the caller, time of the API call, and other details. You can programmatically access and act upon the Data Events after they are delivered to an Amazon S3 bucket or to Amazon CloudWatch Events. For example, you can quickly reapply the original Access Control List (ACL) on an object if the ACL of an object is modified.</p>Wed, 27 Sep 2017 21:48:55 +0000aws@amazon.com Storage Gateway Virtual Tape Library (VTL) support for Commvault V11 is now available in AWS China (Beijing) region, operated by Sinnet<p> AWS Storage Gateway has added Commvault V11 as a supported backup application for use with its virtual tape library (VTL), the Tape Gateway. You can now use Commvault V11 and the Storage Gateway VTL to backup and archive application data to scalable, and cost-effective, secure Amazon S3 and Amazon Glacier storage, while preserving established tape management processes.</p>Mon, 16 Oct 2017 21:55:33 +0000general:products/aws-storage-gatewayaws@amazon.com CloudFormation Rollback Triggers Feature is now available in AWS China (Beijing) region, operated by Sinnet<p>Use Rollback Triggers to monitor the state of your application during the stack creation and update process. You can specify the alarms and the thresholds you want CloudFormation to monitor, and if any of the alarms are breached, CloudFormation rolls back the entire stack operation to the previous deployed state.<br /> </p>Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:16:22 +0000general:products/aws-cloudformationaws@amazon.com Scaling Lifecycle Hooks Enhancements are now available in AWS China (Beijing) region, operated by Sinnet<p>You can now create and manage <a href="">lifecycle hooks</a> for Auto Scaling Groups using the AWS management console. Previously, this functionality was only available through the AWS <a href="">Application Programming Interface (API)</a>, <a href="">Command Line Interface (CLI)</a>, and <a href="">AWS CloudFormation</a>. In addition, creating lifecycle hooks is now more convenient as it can be done in the same step as creating your Auto Scaling Group using the ‘CreateAutoScalingGroup’ call through the AWS <a href="">API</a> and <a href="">CLI</a>.</p>Wed, 13 Sep 2017 23:28:29 +0000general:products/auto-scalingaws@amazon.com Monitoring and Resource Tagging for VPC NAT Gateways is now available in AWS China (Beijing) region, operated by Sinnet<p>You can now monitor bytes, packets, active connections and several other metrics for NAT Gateways via CloudWatch console and AWS CLI. You can setup CloudWatch Alarms to notify you of crossing thresholds. All metrics are provided with a 1 min frequency. For more information about the metrics, see&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank">Monitoring Your NAT Gateway with Amazon CloudWatch</a>.&nbsp;</p>Fri, 08 Sep 2017 16:52:47 +0000general:products/amazon-cloudwatchaws@amazon.com CloudWatch adds Horizontal Annotations for Metrics and Dashboards, now available in AWS China (Beijing) region, operated by Sinnet<p>We are excited to announce that you can now add horizontal annotations to your graphs and dashboards in CloudWatch.&nbsp;</p>Fri, 01 Sep 2017 18:13:47 +0000general:products/amazon-cloudwatchaws@amazon.com management of security groups with security group rule description is now available in AWS China (Beijing), operated by Sinnet<p>Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) now allows customers to add a short description to individual security group rules. Using this functionality, customers can add details like when and why a certain security group rule was created or updated. This functionality simplifies management of security groups as customers no longer need to maintain this information outside of AWS using spreadsheets or documents.<br /> </p>Thu, 31 Aug 2017 17:52:21 +0000marketing:marchitecture/security-identity-and-complianceaws@amazon.com RDS for SQL Server Larger Storage is now available in AWS China (Beijing) region, operated by Sinnet<p> You can now create Amazon RDS for SQL Server database instances with up to 16TB of storage, up from 4TB. The new storage limit is available when using the Provisioned IOPS and General Purpose (SSD) storage types. In addition, the range for the IOPS to Storage (GB) Ratio has been increased from 10:1 to 50:1.</p>Thu, 24 Aug 2017 17:54:24 +0000general:products/amazon-rdsaws@amazon.com instances, the next generation of high-performance graphics acceleration instances, are now available in AWS China (Beijing) Region Operated by Sinnet<p> You can now launch G3 instances, the latest generation of Amazon EC2 Accelerated Compute Instances. G3 instances make it easy to procure a powerful combination of GPU, CPU, and host memory for workloads such as 3D rendering, 3D visualizations, graphics-intensive remote workstations, video encoding, and virtual reality applications.</p>Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:04:57 +0000general:products/amazon-ec2aws@amazon.com EC2 P2 Instances, with high-performance GPU coprocessors, are now available in AWS China (Beijing) Region, operated by Sinnet <p> We are excited to announce that Amazon EC2 P2 instances are now available in AWS China (Beijing) Region, operated by Sinnet. </p>Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:45:17 +0000general:products/amazon-ec2aws@amazon.com Endpoints for Amazon DynamoDB Now Generally Available<p>VPC Endpoints for DynamoDB enables you to have all network traffic between your Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) and Amazon DynamoDB stay within the AWS cloud instead of traversing the public internet.</p>Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:15:13 +0000general:products/amazon-vpcaws@amazon.com Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) now allows customers to recover accidentally released EIPs <p>Amazon Virtual Cloud (VPC) now provides customers an opportunity to recover EIPs that they might have released accidentally. The released EIPs are available for recovery as long as they are not assigned to a different customer. The sooner customers try to recover their EIPs, the better are the chances of recovering them. Customers can recover their EIPs via CLI by using the allocate-address command and specifying the IP address using the --address parameter.</p>Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:10:08 +0000general:products/amazon-vpcaws@amazon.com China (Beijing) Region Operated by Sinnet Makes AWS CloudTrail Event History Available to All Customers<p>AWS CloudTrail Event History is now available to all customers. CloudTrail Event History (formerly known as API Activity History) lets you view, search, and download your recent AWS account activity. This allows you to gain visibility into your account actions taken through the AWS Management Console, SDKs, and CLI to enable governance, compliance, and operational and risk auditing of your AWS account.</p> <p>Previously, you could only view your account activity by setting up CloudTrail for your account. Now, you can view the past 7 days of CloudTrail Event History immediately through the AWS CloudTrail console and AWS CLI without setting up CloudTrail. You can still set up CloudTrail to deliver your CloudTrail events to Amazon S3, Amazon CloudWatch Logs, and Amazon CloudWatch Events if you want to archive, analyze, and respond to changes in your AWS resources. Please visit <a href="" target="_blank">AWS CloudTrail documentation page</a> for more information.</p>Mon, 14 Aug 2017 17:03:49 +0000general:products/aws-cloudtrail,general:products/aws-govcloud-usaws@amazon.com RDS for MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL, Oracle and SQL Server is available on M4 instances in the China (Beijing) Region<p>You can now launch M4 instances when using <a href="">Amazon Relational Database Service</a> (RDS) for MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL, Oracle and SQL Server in the China (Beijing) Region Operated by Sinnet. Amazon RDS is a managed database service that makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud.</p>Thu, 10 Aug 2017 01:53:52 +0000general:products/amazon-rdsaws@amazon.com EMR now supports Auto Scaling and configurable scale down behavior<p> You can now configure policies to <a href="">automatically add (scale out) and terminate (scale in) nodes</a> in your Amazon EMR cluster. Amazon EMR can programmatically scale out applications like Apache Spark and Apache Hive to utilize additional nodes for increased performance and scale in the number of nodes in your cluster to save costs when utilization is low. Your cluster can scale based on <a href="">Amazon CloudWatch metrics provided by Amazon EMR</a>, including YARN utilization metrics.</p>Fri, 04 Aug 2017 21:40:07 +0000general:products/amazon-emraws@amazon.com CloudTrail Adds the Ability to Download CloudTrail Account Activity History<p>AWS CloudTrail now enables you to download CloudTrail account activity history from within the CloudTrail console. Previously, you could only analyze or share account activity offline by using the CloudTrail LookupEvents API, copying and pasting relevant information directly from the CloudTrail console, or searching the CloudTrail S3 bucket for the correct log files. Now, you can download your account activity to a CSV or JSON formatted files. You can use downloaded files to compare activity searches, analyze account activity with 3rd party tools, or to backup and store activity offline. Please visit <a href="" target="_blank">AWS CloudTrail documentation</a> page for more information.<br /> </p>Tue, 01 Aug 2017 17:13:43 +0000general:products/aws-cloudtrailaws@amazon.com a New Default VPC using AWS Console or CLI<p>Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) now allows customers to create a new default VPC directly from the console or by using the CLI. With this release, customers no longer need to contact AWS support if the default VPC has been deleted, as they can create a new default VPC by using this self-service feature. Customers can also take remedial actions against accidental deletion of default VPCs, by automating creation of a new default VPC using the API.</p>Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:23:33 +0000marketing:marchitecture/networking-and-content-deliveryaws@amazon.com CloudWatch introduces High-Resolution Custom Metrics and Alarms<p>We are excited to announce that CloudWatch now supports High-Resolution Custom Metrics and Alarms, enabling you to monitor custom applications and infrastructure in near real-time, down to per-second resolution.&nbsp;</p>Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:32:50 +0000general:products/amazon-cloudwatchaws@amazon.com available: X1 instances, the latest generation of Amazon EC2 instances optimized for in-memory workloads, are now available in AWS China (Beijing) Region Operated by Sinnet<p>You can now launch X1 instances, the latest generation of <a href="/en/ec2/">Amazon EC2</a> instances optimized to run large-scale, enterprise-class, in-memory applications. X1 instances are ideal to run in-memory databases such as SAP HANA and host memory intensive and latency sensitive workloads such as Apache Spark, and Presto. X1 instances are also ideal for generating real time analytics, processing giant graphs using Neo4j or Titan, or creating enormous caches. &nbsp;</p>Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:39:05 +0000general:products/amazon-ec2aws@amazon.com Amazon DynamoDB Auto Scaling <p>Starting today, when you create a new DynamoDB table using the&nbsp;AWS Management Console, the table will have&nbsp;Auto Scaling enabled by default. &nbsp;DynamoDB Auto Scaling automatically adjusts read and write throughput capacity, in response to dynamically changing request volumes, with zero downtime.&nbsp;</p>Mon, 17 Jul 2017 19:04:25 +0000general:products/amazon-dynamodb,marketing:marchitecture/