Amazon Web Services (AWS) 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. These services are trusted by the largest enterprises and the hottest start-ups to power a wide variety of workloads including: web and mobile applications, data processing and warehousing, storage, archive, and many others.
AWS began offering its technology infrastructure platform in 2006. Since then, with hundreds of thousands of customers across 190 countries using AWS in every imaginable way, AWS has developed considerable experience operating at scale. AWS has also innovated and delivered at a very rapid pace (delivering 159 significant features and services in 2012 and 280 in 2013). Expect this focus on rapidly delivering what customers want to continue.