AWS re:Invent 2017: AWS Batch: Easy and Efficient Batch Computing on AWS (CMP323)

Published on Nov 29, 2017

AWS Batch is a fully managed service that enables developers to easily and efficiently run batch computing workloads of any scale on AWS. AWS Batch automatically provisions the right quantity and type of compute resources needed to run your jobs. With AWS Batch, you don't need to install or manage batch computing software, so you can focus on analyzing results and solving problems. In this session, the principal product manager for AWS Batch, Jamie Kinney, describes the core concepts behind AWS Batch and details of how the service functions. The presenter then demonstrates the latest features of AWS Batch with relevant use cases and sample code before describing some of the upcoming features for the service. Finally, hear from AWS Batch customers as they describe why and how they are using AWS Batch. This portion of the talk is delivered by representatives from the University of Utah, Autodesk, and AdRoll.