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Wednesday, December 5, 2018 from 3:30 PM to 7:00 PM (CST)
Thompson Barn
11184 Lackman Road
Lenexa, KS 66219

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Did you miss AWS re:Invent in Las Vegas?  Fear not.  We are doing an AWS re:Invent re:Play right here in Kansas City on December 5th.  We have in-person speakers from AWS, Sogeti, and customers using AWS:
3:30 to 4:00 - Networking 
4:00 to 6:30 - re:Play Sessions:
re:Play of KeyNotes and Highlights from re:Invent – Various Speakers – AWS 
The latest AWS news and announcements from Andy Jassy’s keynote.  Amazon CTO Werner Vogels shares his vision of cloud computing for today and tomorrow. Clips from various highlights and keynotes at AWS 2018 re:Invent. 
Windows Workloads on AWS – Frank Broskovetz  – AWS Microsoft Platform Specialist
Microsoft Windows servers typically comprise 60-70% of the server population in most enterprises.  Given this presence, enterprise customers engaged in a cloud migration or modernization strategy must consider Microsoft workloads.  Recent industry analysis shows AWS running nearly twice the amount of Windows workloads than any other cloud provider.  Let AWS help you understand why and how customers are leveraging AWS to run their most important Microsoft workloads.
Petabytes of Data & No Servers: Corteva Scales DNA Analysis to Meet Increasing Business Demand – Scott Warren – AWS Practice Lead for Sogeti
Corteva Agriscience, the agricultural division of DowDuPont, produces as much DNA sequence data every six hours as existed in the entire public sphere in 2008. On-premises processing and storage could not scale to meet the business demand. Partnering with Sogeti (part of Capgemini), Corteva replatformed their existing Hadoop-based genome processing systems into AWS using a serverless, cloud-native architecture. In this session, learn how Corteva Agriscience met current and future data processing demands without maintaining any long-running servers by using AWS Lambda, Amazon S3, Amazon API Gateway, Amazon EMR, AWS Glue, AWS Batch, and more.
EC2 Innovations, Data and Insights Transformation, and .Net Applications on AWS – Ryan Brockman – AWS Professional Services Practice Manager
Overview of innovations in the compute space: new capabilities for Amazon EC2 instances, EC2 networking, EC2 Spot Instances, Amazon Lightsail, Containers, and Serverless. Innovations across AWS data and insights services, SAP on AWS, and running .Net Apps on AWS.  

6:30 to 7:00 - Final Happy Hour


--Adult Beverages and Heavy Hors d'oeuvres provided---

There are 270 registered so far including technology leadership and builders from the following Kansas and Missouri companies:

AMC | American Century Investments | Black & Veatch | Blooom| Blue KC | Burns and McDonnell | Capgemini | Cerner | Children’s Mercy | Company Kitchen | Dine Brands | DST | Epiq | Evergy | Federal Reserve | Ferrellgas | GEHA | Hallmark | H&R Block | Husch Blackwell | KC Southern | KCPL | KU Med | Mastercard | Mazuma | NAIC | NDBH | Payless | Saint Luke’s | SelectQuote | Sogeti | Sprint | Torotel | UMB Bank | US Forest Service | USDA | YRC

Share this event on Facebook and Twitter.We hope you can make it!Cheers,AWS and Sogeti (part of Capgemini)

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