Amazon offers a free tier with an amazing amount of free product resources. The free tier is always expanding but here’s some basic highlights…
- COMPUTE – Amazon EC2 750 Hours
- ANALYTICS – Amazon QuickSight 1 GB of SPICE capacity
- DATABASE – Amazon RDS 750 Hours (MySQL, PostgreSQL, MariaDB, Oracle BYOL, or SQL Server)
- STORAGE & CONTENT DELIVERY – Amazon S3 5 GB of standard storage
- COMPUTE – AWS Lambda 1 Million free requests per month
The AWS Free Tier includes offers that expire 12 months following sign up and others that never expire.
For details and to get a free account: https://aws.amazon.com/free/
Another great way to get hands-on training for the AWS platform is to attend IT/Dev Connections 2018. AWS is represented at IT/Dev Connections in over 30 deep-dive sessions delivered by the AWS community and AWS employees.
Looking for an awesome, no-nonsense technical conference for IT Pros, Developers, and DevOps? IT/Dev Connections kicks off in Dallas, Texas in 2018!