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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

By Chris Sadler | last updated 7th December 2020


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What is AWS?

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a cloud computing platform which provides a range of over 100 services ranging from File Storage & Distribution, Serverless Computing, Database Management, Virtual Servers and multi region failover.

Size & Scalability

AWS has grown to become the largest cloud service provider in the world providing over 170 services to millions of customers through its over 175 data centers.

Key point: AWS provides security and also helps to protect the privacy as it is stored in AWS data centres.

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