AWS reliability has improved to the point that many customers do not proactively architect for rare AWS outages. But outages do occur. In this meet-up, we'll provide an overview of the AWS Global Infrastructure, and discuss the recent outage in the AWS Sydney region and how some customers avoided any downtime, while others were completely down. Takeaways include: - Understand concepts of AWS Regions, AWS Availability Zones (AZs), and AWS Edge Locations - Understand best practices related to High Availability (HA) in AWS - Learnings from recent Sydney outage - Examples of Dev9 cloud implementations where AWS HA was essential.

Mike Ensor, VP of Delivery

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