Amazon Web Services

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Amazon Web Services is the world's most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud, offering over 200 fully-featured services from data centers globally. Using AWS, businesses can take advantage of Amazon's expertise and economies of scale to access resources when their business needs them, delivering results faster and at a lower cost. Millions of customers—including the fastest-growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies—are using AWS to lower costs, increase security, become more agile, and innovate faster. AWS has customers in over 190 countries worldwide, including 5000 ed-tech institutions and 2000 government organizations. With data center locations in the U.S., Europe, Singapore, and Japan, customers across all industries are taking advantage of our low cost, elastic, open and flexible, secure platform.


  • Provides a user-friendly programming model, architecture, database as well as operating system that has been already known to employers. 

  • A very cost-effective service. There is no such thing as long-term commitments for anything you would like to purchase.

  • Offers billing and management for the centralized sector, hybrid computing, and fast installation or removal of your application in any location with few clicks. 

  • No need to pay extra money on running data servers by AWS

  • AWS offers a total ownership cost at very reasonable rates in comparison to other private cloud servers.  


  • Security. Custom-built for the cloud and designed to meet the most stringent security requirements in the world. Infrastructure is monitored 24/7 to help ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of your data.

  • Availability. Delivers the highest network availability of any cloud provider. Each region is fully isolated and comprised of multiple AZs, which are fully isolated partitions of our infrastructure. 

  • Performance. AWS Regions offer low latency, low packet loss, and high overall network quality, achieved with a fully redundant 100 GbE fiber network backbone.

  • Scalability. The AWS Global Infrastructure enables companies to be extremely flexible and take advantage of the conceptually infinite scalability of the cloud.

  • Flexibility. Gives you the flexibility of choosing how and where you want to run your workloads, and when you do you are using the same network, control plane, API’s, and AWS services.

  • Global Footprint. AWS has the largest global infrastructure footprint of any provider, and this footprint is constantly increasing at a significant rate.


  • Storage and Backup. Multiple types of storage to choose from and easily accessible. It can be used for storage and file indexing as well as to run critical business applications.

  • Websites. Businesses can host their websites on the AWS cloud, similar to other web applications. 

  • Gaming. AWS makes it easier to provide the best online gaming experience to gamers across the world.

  • Mobile, Web and Social Applications. Capable to launch and scale mobile, e-commerce, and SaaS applications.

  • Big Data Management and Analytics.

    • Amazon Elastic MapReduced to process large amounts of data via the Hadoop framework. 

    • Amazon Kinesis to analyze and process the streaming data. 

    • AWS Glue to handle, extract, transform and load jobs. 

    • Amazon Elasticsearch Service to enable a team to perform log analysis, and tool monitoring with the help of the open source tool, Elastic-search. 

    • Amazon Athena to query data.

    • Amazon QuickSight to visualize data. 

  • Artificial Intelligence.

    • Lex to offer voice and text chatbot technology.

    • Polly to translate text-to-speech translation such as Alexa Voice Services and echo devices.

    • Rekognition to analyze the image and face. 

  • Messages and Notifications. 

    • Simple Notification Service (SNS) for effective business or core communication. 

    • Simple Email Service (SES) to receive or send emails for IT professionals and marketers. 

    • Simple Queue Service (SQS) to enable businesses to subscribe or publish messages to end users

  • Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality. Sumerian service enables users to make the use of AR and VR development tools to offer 3D web applications, E-commerce & sales applications, Marketing, Online education, Manufacturing, Training simulations, and Gaming.

  • Game Development. Development tools are used by large game development companies that offer developer back-end services, analytics, and various developer tools.

  • Internet of Things. IoT service offers a back-end platform to manage IoT devices as well as data ingestion to database services and AWS storage.