Amazon CloudFront and AWS WAF – "Improve edge performance and security on AWS"

Presented by

Igor Kushnirov, Senior Solutions Architect, Edge Services, AWS

About this talk

Let's explain how businesses can leverage Amazon CloudFront, Lambda@Edge, AWS Shield, and AWS WAF to improve their application performance and security on the AWS cloud platform. This presentation discusses how Amazon CloudFront, a global content delivery network (CDN), can help businesses accelerate their content delivery by caching at 450+ edge locations worldwide. It also highlights the benefits of using AWS WAF, a web application firewall, and AWS Shield, the anti-DDoS service, to protect applications from common web exploits and attacks. Presented by: Igor Kushnirov, Senior Solutions Architect, Edge Services, Amazon Web Services Igor is a Senior Solutions Architect on the Edge Services team at AWS. He has been with AWS for two and a half years and he is passionate about helping customers build scalable solutions to optimize and secure content delivery to their users. Outside of work, Igor enjoys skiing, playing tennis, watching shows on Amazon Prime and spending time with his family.
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