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From kernel to code.

With our comprehensive set of on-demand compute, storage, database, and application services, you can easily deploy and maintain apps that always run fast.

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Choose your programming language.

AWS is a language and operating system agnostic platform. You choose the development platform or programming model that makes the most sense for your business.

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A virtual machine candy store.

Different parts of your app require different compute, memory, and networking configurations. AWS offers 32 instance types with different amounts of compute, memory, I/O performance, graphics hardware so you can choose the ones that work best for your app. AWS offers both Linux and Windows instances and gives you root access to each one.

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Automated scaling.

Automated scaling makes it easier to administer applications with variable demand. When traffic increases, our Auto Scaling service will launch additional instances to respond to the demand, and our Elastic Load Balancing service will distribute the increased load across your instances. When demand decreases, Auto Scaling can shutdown idle instances, saving you money.

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Low. Low. Low.

AWS provides on-demand access to a wide range of cloud infrastructure services, charging you only for the resources you actually use. AWS enables you to eliminate the need for costly hardware and the administrative pain that goes along with owning and operating it. AWS can reduce costs and improve cash flow, whether you are starting out or operating on a large scale.

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Managed relational database service.

Amazon RDS is a managed relational database with support for MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, and Oracle. Amazon RDS makes it easy to operate and scale a relational database by handling time-consuming database administration tasks.

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Packet coming through.

Amazon CloudFront is a global content delivery network with 51 locations worldwide, so your pages always load fast. Amazon CloudFront is easy to use and supports both static and dynamic content.

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To infinity and beyond.

With Simple Storage Service (S3), you can add any amount of content and access it from anywhere. Additionally, for static websites you can host directly from S3 with no additional charge.

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Amazon Web Services Customer Case Studies

Amazon Web Services Customer Case Studies

By running its applications on AWS, 3M Health Information Systems can easily scale up or down without needing to acquire and provision servers months in advance.   READ MORE +
SoftNAS Architecture on AWS

SoftNAS Architecture on AWS

Network Attached Storage (NAS) software is commonly deployed to provide shared file services to users and applications. SoftNAS Cloud, a popular NAS solution that can be deployed from the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace, is designed to support a variety of market verticals, use cases, and workload types. Increasingly, SoftNAS...   READ MORE +


AWS Public Sector Summit (Washington DC)

AWS Public Sector Summit (Washington DC)

The AWS Public Sector Summit is one of the world’s largest public sector cloud gatherings and brings together developers, IT, and line of business leaders to address current best practices and trends in cloud computing as well as solutions that can be instantly applied.   READ MORE +
AWS re:Invent

AWS re:Invent

Amazon Web Services' annual global customer and partner conference   READ MORE +
AWS Summit (New York City)

AWS Summit (New York City)

AWS Summits are designed to educate new customers about the AWS platform and offer existing customers deep technical content to be more successful with AWS.   READ MORE +
AWS Summit (Santa Clara, CA)

AWS Summit (Santa Clara, CA)

AWS Summits are designed to educate new customers about the AWS platform and offer existing customers deep technical content to be more successful with AWS.   READ MORE +
AWS Summit 2016, Berlin

AWS Summit 2016, Berlin

This free event is designed to educate new customers about the AWS platform and offer existing customers information on architecture best practices and new services.   READ MORE +

Amazon Web Services offers a broad set of global compute, storage, database, analytics, application, and deployment services that help organizations move faster, lower IT costs, and scale applications. To help new customers get started in the Cloud, Amazon Web Services offers a free usage tier. The free tier can be used for anything you want to run in the cloud: launch new applications, test existing applications in the Cloud, or simply gain hands-on experience with AWS.

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