While I find myself traveling far less than in years past (by design), I still get to poke my head out into the world of NOGs and Cons from time to time. One such opportunity is upon us this week; I’m packing up today for the 2016 edition of AWS re:Invent. Heralded as the “largest global cloud computing conference,” Amazon invites attendees to:

Connect with peers and cloud experts, engage in hands-on labs and bootcamps, and learn how AWS can improve developer productivity, network security, and appli