Launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services (AWS) began exposing key infrastructure services to businesses in the form of web services – now widely known as cloud computing. The ultimate benefit of cloud computing, and AWS, is the ability to leverage a new business model and turn capital infrastructure expenses into variable costs.
AWS is the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform. AWS offers over 175 fully featured services from data centers globally! Millions of customers are using AWS to lower costs, become more agile, and innovate faster. The customers range from the fastest growing start-ups all the way to largest enterprises, and leading government agencies. 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.