Someone already borrowed mine which means it will be MIA for at least a month.
With free utility computing resources at the AWS' free tier, you can actually try out most of the exercises in the book with no (or little) charge.
I probably should have given this book one star, but I have found some crumbs of useful information in it.
I bought this book to help me move my website into Amazon Web Services. For starting fresh with the service it did help me find my way around and learn the jargon, but that was... Read morePublished on January 29, 2012 by C. Wiegman
The book is OK in that it is clear, well written, albeit very basic. I was able to follow the instructions and create a web site without any problem. Read morePublished on December 14, 2011 by jfarl
The book provides two functions:
1) An overview of the AWS services. It does an excellent job of providing this overview. Read more
While Amazon's online documentation is some of the very best I have ever seen, the sheer breadth of features and capabilities makes it a challenge for first time users. Read morePublished on June 16, 2011 by Amazon Customer
This is a great book! The only issue I had with it is its a bit to much info for a light read. I had to pick out the parts that only applied to what I need. Read morePublished on June 16, 2011 by Joseph W. Hall
I probably should have given this book one star, but I have found some crumbs of useful information in it. Read morePublished on April 8, 2011 by Book Guy
This book doesn't cover any advanced topics well. I haven't been able to use it to solve ANY of my issues. Read morePublished on March 1, 2011 by M. Anderson
Jeff's book is certainly a standard! Written by Amazon's evangelist for the PHP developers. I rate it with 4 out of 5 stars mainly because it's still based on an older PHP API and... Read morePublished on January 9, 2011 by A. Diaz