's (Amazon Connect Technology Services (Beijing) Co., Ltd.)Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:15:51 +0000Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:15:51 +0000's New 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/databasesaws@amazon.com Direct Connect now provides Amazon CloudWatch Monitoring<p> AWS Direct Connect is announcing general availability of Amazon CloudWatch monitoring for customers’ physical connections to the AWS (Beijing Region) Operated by Sinnet. AWS Direct Connect customers can now use Amazon CloudWatch Metrics to monitor their physical connections, and use Amazon CloudWatch Alarms to notify them of changes in their physical AWS Direct Connect connection and to trigger actions with the help of Amazon SNS topics.</p>Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:02:15 +0000general:products/aws-direct-connect,marketing:marchitecture/networking-and-content-deliveryaws@amazon.com IoT Available in the AWS China (Beijing) Region operated by Sinnet<p> AWS IoT is now available in the AWS China (Beijing) Region operated by Sinnet.</p>Thu, 13 Jul 2017 19:32:10 +0000general:products/aws-iot,marketing:marchitecture/internet-of-thingsaws@amazon.com Target Tracking Scaling Policies for Auto Scaling<p> <a href="/en/autoscaling/">Auto Scaling</a> now supports a new type of scaling policy called target tracking scaling policies that you can use to set up dynamic scaling for your application in just a few simple steps. Adding Auto Scaling to your application is one way to maximize the benefits of AWS. Auto Scaling helps you build systems that respond to changes in demand by automatically launching or terminating Amazon EC2 instances based on conditions that you define. This dynamic scaling helps to improve application availability and reduce costs. For example, you can use Auto Scaling to automatically launch EC2 instances for your Auto Scaling group when demand increases to help maintain performance, and terminate instances when demand drops to save money.</p>Wed, 12 Jul 2017 19:37:43 +0000general:products/auto-scalingaws@amazon.com ECS and ECR Available in China (Beijing) Region Operated by Sinnet<p>Amazon EC2 Container Service (ECS) and Amazon EC2 Container Registry (ECR) are now available in the China (Beijing) region operated by Sinnet.</p> <p>Amazon ECS is a container management service for deploying and scaling Docker containers in production. Amazon ECR is a container registry for you to easily store, manage, and share large numbers of container images.</p>Fri, 07 Jul 2017 22:52:27 +0000aws@amazon.com simplifies your AWS bill, bringing together CloudWatch charges under one Billing section<p>We are making a change to how we present CloudWatch charges in your AWS bill and Cost and Usage Reports, to make it easy for you to understand your monthly CloudWatch spend. These changes will be effective in all AWS <a href="">Regions</a>, including BJS operated by Sinnet, beginning July 2017.</p>Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:06:20 +0000general:products/amazon-cloudwatchaws@amazon.com VPC NAT Gateway in China (Beijing) Region Operated by Sinnet<p>You can now use Network Address Translation (NAT) Gateway in the China (Beijing) Region Operated by Sinnet. NAT Gateway is a highly available AWS managed service that makes it easy to connect to the Internet from instances within a private subnet in an AWS Virtual Private Cloud (VPC). Previously, you needed to launch a NAT instance to enable NAT for instances in a private subnet.</p>Tue, 13 Jun 2017 22:50:20 +0000general:products/amazon-vpcaws@amazon.com RDS Supports Stopping and Starting of Database Instances<p> Amazon RDS for MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL, Oracle and SQL Server now allows you to easily stop and start your database instances. This makes it easy and affordable to use databases for development and test purposes, where the database is not required to be running all of the time.</p>Fri, 02 Jun 2017 04:06:51 +0000general:products/amazon-rdsaws@amazon.com Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS) Now Supports Cost Allocation for Snapshots<p> Today we are announcing that <a href="">Amazon EBS</a> now supports cost allocation tags for EBS snapshots within the AWS Billing and Cost Management Dashboard. Using cost allocation tags, you can now classify snapshot costs to match the needs of your business for better transparency and visibility. You can use this feature to allocate snapshot costs to internal teams or to provide accurate reports for customer billing. With this additional information, you can better manage your snapshot costs.</p>Tue, 23 May 2017 17:07:11 +0000general:products/amazon-elastic-block-storeaws@amazon.com EC2 Systems Manager Available in China (Beijing) Region operated by Sinnet <p> Amazon EC2 Systems Manager is now available in the China (Beijing) Region operated by Sinnet.</p>Tue, 16 May 2017 17:14:21 +0000general:products/amazon-ec2-systems-manageraws@amazon.com the availability of the new Amazon S3 console<p>Today we are announcing the general availability of the new Amazon S3 console to all users. The new Amazon S3 console provides a new user interface, a streamlined user experience, and introduces user interface support for two new S3 features – object-level tagging and storage analytics. Many S3 users having been experiencing the new Amazon S3 console by opting-in as part of our original launch of the new Amazon S3 console on 29th, November 2016. Now all S3 users get this experience without any additional work.&nbsp;</p>Mon, 15 May 2017 23:11:01 +0000general:products/amazon-s3aws@amazon.com Auto Scaling Resource-Level Permissions<p>You can now define <a href="">AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) policies</a> to provide control over which <a href="/en/autoscaling/">Auto Scaling</a> resources users can access, and the actions that they are permitted to perform on these resources. Auto Scaling helps you maintain application availability and allows you to scale your <a href="/en/ec2/">Amazon EC2</a>&nbsp;capacity up or down automatically according to conditions you define. You can use Auto Scaling to help ensure that you are running your desired number of Amazon EC2 instances. With resource-level permissions, you can enable different users within an organization, such as application developers and IT specialists, to access and modify <a href="">Launch Configurations</a> and <a href="">Auto Scaling groups</a> with appropriately configured permissions.<br /> </p>Mon, 15 May 2017 17:52:09 +0000general:products/auto-scalingaws@amazon.com Server Enterprise is now available with Amazon EC2 in the AWS China (Beijing) Region Operated by Sinnet<p>Amazon EC2 now offers SQL Server Enterprise Edition in the AWS China (Beijing) Region Operated by Sinnet running on any instance type with a minimum of 4 vCPUs, including M4, R4, and several other <a href="/en/ec2/details/">instance types</a>. You can now launch SQL Server Enterprise on Windows Server 2012R2 and Windows Server 2016 operating systems.<br /> </p>Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:07:45 +0000general:products/amazon-ec2aws@amazon.com CodeDeploy Available in China (Beijing) Region<p> AWS CodeDeploy is now available in the China (Beijing) AWS region.</p>Wed, 29 Mar 2017 21:41:22 +0000general:products/aws-codedeployaws@amazon.com ElastiCache Launches Enhanced Redis Backup and Restore with Cluster Resizing<p>We are excited to announce that Amazon ElastiCache now supports enhanced Redis Backup and Restore with Cluster Resizing. In October 2016, we launched support for Redis Cluster with Redis 3.2.4. In addition to scaling your Redis workloads across up to 15 shards with 3.5TiB of data, it also allowed creating cluster-level backups, which contain snapshots of each of the cluster’s shards. With this launch, we are adding the capability to restore a backup into a Redis Cluster with a different number of shards and slot distribution, allowing you to resize your Redis workload. ElastiCache will parse the Redis key space across the backup’s individual snapshots, and redistribute the keys in the new Cluster according to the requested number of shards and hash slots. Your new cluster can be either larger or smaller in size, as long as the data fits in the selected configuration.</p>Wed, 12 Apr 2017 03:26:33 +0000general:products/amazon-elasticacheaws@amazon.com EC2 Reserved Instances now offer instance size flexibility, helping you reduce your EC2 bill<p>Today, we are announcing enhancements to Amazon EC2 Reserved Instances (RIs) that make them more flexible and easy to use, helping you get the most out of your RI discount.<br /> </p>Tue, 14 Mar 2017 02:31:40 +0000general:products/amazon-ec2aws@amazon.com Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS) Enables Live Volume Modifications with Elastic Volumes<p>Today we are introducing the Elastic Volumes feature for Amazon <a href="/en/ebs/">Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS)</a>. This new capability allows you to modify configurations of live volumes with a simple API call or a few console clicks. Elastic Volumes makes it easy to dynamically increase capacity, tune performance, and change the type of any new or existing current generation volume with no downtime or performance impact. You can streamline and automate changes using <a href="/en/cloudwatch/">Amazon CloudWatch</a> with <a href="">AWS Lambda</a> where available (AWS Lambda is not available in the Beijing Region as of the date of this post). With Amazon EBS you can provision the capacity and performance you need today with the confidence that you can make modifications in the future as your business needs change.<br /> </p>Fri, 17 Feb 2017 22:12:43 +0000general:products/