Two students, Arjun Raghunandanan and C Vinay Sankar of S1 BTech (CSE A Batch), attended an Amazon Web Services workshop at Govt Model Engineering College, Thrikkakara, Kochi, organised by IEDC Model Engineering College, Kerala Start-Up Mission (KSUM) and NEC. The participants in the workshop were B Tech students from various engineering colleges in Kerala.
The first session of the workshop started at 9am and it was handled by Mr Shahul Hameed, Lead Developer at Facebook Group, Kerala Circle, and Kerala Startup Mission Fellow Member. He had developed a web based application for Blackberry which he explained during his session.
Participants were given hands-on introduction to Amazon Web Services structure and payment methods. They were also given instructions on how to create trial account, code webpage, rent Amazon lease infrastructure, and host websites in the server. They were introduced to static and dynamic webpages and was also to WordPress.