What is AWS (Amazon Web Services), and what are some of its core services?


AWS, short for Amazon Web Services, is a comprehensive and widely-used cloud computing platform provided by Amazon. It offers a range of services that allow businesses and individuals to build, deploy, and manage various applications and services in the cloud. Some of its core services include:

Amazon EC2 (Elastic Compute Cloud): Provides resizable compute capacity in the cloud, allowing users to run virtual machines, known as instances, on demand.

Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service): Offers scalable object storage for data storage and retrieval. It is commonly used to store and serve large amounts of data, such as images, videos, and backups.

Amazon RDS (Relational Database Service): Enables easy setup, management, and scaling of relational databases like MySQL, PostgreSQL, and Oracle in the cloud.

AWS Lambda: A serverless computing service that allows developers to run code without managing servers. It automatically scales and executes code in response to events.

Amazon DynamoDB: A fully managed NoSQL database service that provides fast and flexible document and key-value data storage.

Amazon Thop CloudFront: A content delivery network (CDN) service that securely delivers content, such as web pages, videos, and other files, to users globally with low latency and high data transfer speeds.

Amazon VPC (Virtual Private Cloud): Enables users to create isolated, private network environments within the AWS cloud and connect to on-premises data centers.

AWS IAM (Identity and Access Management): A service that allows users to manage access to AWS resources securely by defining and managing users, groups, and permissions.

Amazon SQS (Simple Queue Service): A fully managed message queuing service that facilitates communication between distributed components and applications.

Amazon Route 53: A scalable domain name system (DNS) web service that provides reliable and cost-effective ways to route end users to internet applications.

These are just a few examples of the vast array of services offered by AWS. The platform continues to evolve and expand, empowering organizations to build sophisticated and scalable applications in the cloud with high reliability and cost-effectiveness.

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demandé il y a 9 mois1132 vues
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Agreed, good description regarding the core services. I found this video helpful in describing the core services: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B08iQQhXG1Y

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