The 2020 AWS partnership with Magento Innovations Lab is a natural advancement to the program’s support of the community to nurture and promote a mindset of continuous innovation on the Magento eCommerce platform. The Magento and AWS developer communities are both expansive, passionate, and driven towards improving online shopping experiences for merchants of all sizes. 
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Submitting an AWS & Magento innovation is not required, but we encourage the community to consider what’s possible!
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Read more on the partnership <a href="/blog/magento-news/magento-innovations-lab-teams-amazon-web-services-aws" target="_blank">here</a>.

Magento Innovations Lab Partners With
Amazon Web Services (AWS)

The 2020 AWS partnership with Magento Innovations Lab is a natural advancement to the program’s support of the community to nurture and promote a mindset of continuous innovation on the Magento eCommerce platform. The Magento and AWS developer communities are both expansive, passionate, and driven towards improving online shopping experiences for merchants of all sizes.

Submitting an AWS & Magento innovation is not required, but we encourage the community to consider what’s possible!

Read more on the partnership here.

AWS holds office hours every Wednesday between 12pm to 5pm CT to answer any technical questions, do tech validations and provide open guidance on AWS resources available to develop Magento Innovations. 
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Please send an email with your questions and your preferred date/timeslot  to sign up for a 30 minute consultation to <a href="mailto:aws-magento-innovations-lab@amazon.com">aws-magento-innovations-lab@amazon.com</a>.
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<strong>Resources Available</strong>
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1.	AWS Developer Getting Started:  <a href="https://aws.amazon.com/developer/" target="_blank">https://aws.amazon.com/developer/</a>

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2.	Amazon Rekognition
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;a. Overview : <a href="https://docs.aws.amazon.com/rekognition/latest/dg/what-is.html" target="_blank">https://docs.aws.amazon.com/rekognition/latest/dg/what-is.html</a>
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;b. Getting Started: <a href="https://aws.amazon.com/rekognition/getting-started/" target="_blank">https://aws.amazon.com/rekognition/getting-started/</a>
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;c. Developer Guide + Samples: <a href="https://docs.aws.amazon.com/rekognition/latest/dg/rekognition-dg.pdf" target="_blank">https://docs.aws.amazon.com/rekognition/latest/dg/rekognition-dg.pdf</a>

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3.	Amazon Forecast
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;a. Overivew: <a href="https://docs.aws.amazon.com/forecast/latest/dg/what-is-forecast.html" target="_blank">https://docs.aws.amazon.com/forecast/latest/dg/what-is-forecast.html</a>
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;b. Getting Started: <a href="https://docs.aws.amazon.com/forecast/latest/dg/getting-started.html" target="_blank">https://docs.aws.amazon.com/forecast/latest/dg/getting-started.html</a>
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;c. Developer Guide: <a href="https://docs.aws.amazon.com/forecast/latest/dg/forecast.dg.pdf" target="_blank">https://docs.aws.amazon.com/forecast/latest/dg/forecast.dg.pdf</a>

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4.	Amazon Personalize
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;a. Overview: <a href="https://docs.aws.amazon.com/personalize/latest/dg/what-is-personalize.html" target="_blank">https://docs.aws.amazon.com/personalize/latest/dg/what-is-personalize.html</a>
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;b. Getting Started: <a href="https://docs.aws.amazon.com/personalize/latest/dg/getting-started.html" target="_blank">https://docs.aws.amazon.com/personalize/latest/dg/getting-started.html</a>
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;c. Developer Guide: <a href="https://docs.aws.amazon.com/personalize/latest/dg/personalize-dg.pdf" target="_blank">https://docs.aws.amazon.com/personalize/latest/dg/personalize-dg.pdf</a>

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5.	Alexa for Business
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;a. Overview: <a href="https://aws.amazon.com/alexaforbusiness/" target="_blank">https://aws.amazon.com/alexaforbusiness/</a>
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;b. Getting Started: <a href="https://aws.amazon.com/alexaforbusiness/getting-started/" target="_blank">https://aws.amazon.com/alexaforbusiness/getting-started/</a>
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;c. Developer Guide: <a href="https://developer.amazon.com/docs/alexa-for-business/understand-alexa-for-business.html" target="_blank">https://developer.amazon.com/docs/alexa-for-business/understand-alexa-for-business.html</a>



Office Hours

AWS holds office hours every Wednesday between 12pm to 5pm CT to answer any technical questions, do tech validations and provide open guidance on AWS resources available to develop Magento Innovations.

Please send an email with your questions and your preferred date/timeslot to sign up for a 30 minute consultation to aws-magento-innovations-lab@amazon.com.



Resources Available

1. AWS Developer Getting Started: https://aws.amazon.com/developer/

2. Amazon Rekognition
     a. Overview : https://docs.aws.amazon.com/rekognition/latest/dg/what-is.html
     b. Getting Started: https://aws.amazon.com/rekognition/getting-started/
     c. Developer Guide + Samples: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/rekognition/latest/dg/rekognition-dg.pdf

3. Amazon Forecast
     a. Overivew: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/forecast/latest/dg/what-is-forecast.html
     b. Getting Started: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/forecast/latest/dg/getting-started.html
     c. Developer Guide: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/forecast/latest/dg/forecast.dg.pdf

4. Amazon Personalize
     a. Overview: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/personalize/latest/dg/what-is-personalize.html
     b. Getting Started: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/personalize/latest/dg/getting-started.html
     c. Developer Guide: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/personalize/latest/dg/personalize-dg.pdf

5. Alexa for Business
     a. Overview: https://aws.amazon.com/alexaforbusiness/
     b. Getting Started: https://aws.amazon.com/alexaforbusiness/getting-started/
     c. Developer Guide: https://developer.amazon.com/docs/alexa-for-business/understand-alexa-for-business.html

The Innovations Lab submission window is now open! Submit your innovation by January 31, 2020 to qualify.

Innovations Showcase

Head-On Shopping

CedCommerce is revolutionizing the online retail experience with hands-free shopping for all abilities.

PWA Scan & Go

Leveraging Magento’s PWA Studio, Webkul streamlines the in-store experience with the convenience of mobile shopping.

AR with Adobe Aero

With Magento + Adobe Project Aero, Imagination Media uses AR to shorten the path from consideration to conversion.

Advanced A/B tests

Advanced A/B Tests from Best Worlds offers Magento merchants unique and valuable testing opportunities to maximize revenue.

Visual Parts Finder

Kraken Commerce and Classy Llama offer merchants and their customers a visual way to easily expedite replacement part selection.

Consumer App

ConnectPOS is bridging the gap between online and in-store shopping experiences with their Consumer App.

Collaborative Shopping

CedCommerce is revolutionizing mobile shopping & immediate product sharing with the addition of AR and voice chat.

AR Product Sizing

Webkul leveraged Magento 2 + AR implantation to enable customers to easily calculate product size with their phone.

Crowd Funding

With some smart customizations, Imagination Media makes Crowd Funding & Donations on Magento 2 a breeze.

Augmented Reality

With Augmented Reality + Magento, PHOENIX MEDIA is re-envisioning the mobile shopping experience and bringing products to life.

Video Calling

With the addition of Video Calling to Magento, Viniculum Solutions is creating more personal connections online.

HIBP Module

Wagento is focused on ensuring password integrity, not just on your Magento site, but across the web.

Search by Image

Netstarter has developed an alternative solution to Mageno’s native full text catalog search, through the use of advanced AI image analyzing APIs.

Payment Request API

Imagination Media is driving faster checkouts across devices, so users can just confirm and pay, all with a single click.

Transactional SMS

Imagination Media is helping merchants keep their customers closer through high touch SMS messages.

Machine Learning

Webkul leveraged Machine Learning Search to make searching an entire Magento product catalog as easy as taking a selfie.

Social Shopping

Fast White Cat S.A. created a social shopping module to enable savings benefits by sharing one shopping cart with friends.

Chatbot

Meet Creatuity’s newest member, a friendly shopping companion, with live-chat functionality and progressive learning ability.

VR

Scandiweb’s VR solution took a company’s traditional furniture business to a whole new level with immersive shopping experiences.

Instant Purchase

Creatuity brings the convenience of Amazon-style one-touch ordering to all Magento stores, making checkout up to 90% faster.

Cable Builder

With the help of Classy Llama, ShowMeCables customers can visually design their custom cables in as little as 30 seconds.

Voice Assistant

Netstarter introduces “Tappy”, a voice-activated shopping assistant, that will transform both online and in-store experiences.

Virtual Try-On

SPEQS filled a gap in the online optical market by launching the first ever real-time AR app for virtually trying on glasses.

Visual Designer

Perficient Digital created a visual designer for Loom Décor, which instantly updates product photos based on customer selections.

E-store Assistant

i95Dev is forging a new future by incorporating voice commerce into the Magento online experience.

Pepper the Robot

SNOW.DOG uses the possibilities of robotics to positively impact the customer experience in unified retail commerce.

AR Product Navigator

Leveraging Magento and AR, Webkul makes searching for products in store a breeze with the use of your mobile device.