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May 20 Tech Briefing
Amazon Web Services


Tech Briefings are free sessions on technology topics that are of general interest to the Stanford community. No Registration is required.

Tech Briefings are monthly events, held Fridays from 3:00 to 4:30 PM in Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111). No registration is required.

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Upcoming Tech Briefings

Date / Time Topic Presenter(s)
May 20
3-4:30 PM

Amazon Web Services (AWS) - So Much More Than Websites

The AWS Account Team for Stanford will be onsite Friday to answer all of your Amazon Web Services questions.

Topics include:

  • Update on newer services
  • How to get moving on Big Data
  • Discussion on use cases

Tech Briefings are drop-in sessions, but please click here to RSVP to give us an idea of the number of attendees, and your skill level with AWS.

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Brad Dispensa AWS Solution Architect

Matt Jamieson, AWS Account Manager

June 24

Datadog 201

Join us for a walkthrough of Datadog using Stanford University's accounts to show best practices, as well as answer any question based on topics specific to Stanford's infrastructure.

Ryan Handy - Senior Support Engineer, Datadog

Mike Connell - Manager, Customer Success Team, Datadog

June 29

Qualtrics Update

Stanford's survey tool is changing soon. In this session learn about the new look along with essential tips.

Shawn Kim, Graduate School of Education

Date TBA
GitLab at Stanford  


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