I created my first AWS account in May 2006, and since then things have changed immensely. At the time there were just two services - S3 and SQS. As I write in August 2018, there are nearly 100!
With all this extra power there is inevitably some extra complexity. This often leads to unexpected results. I’ve compiled a brief list of some of the things even those who have been using the platform for a long time might be surprised to discover can bite them, generally at the most inopportune time.
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