January 13, 2016

AWS – Overview of AWS Services and categories



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All the AWS services are grouped into the following catagories:

Here’s the list,

  • Compute
    • Amazon EC2 (elastic cloud computing). This has these key features:
      • Auto Scaling
      • Elastic Load Balancing (ELB)
  • Storage and Content Delivery
    • Elastic Block Store (EBS) Volumes – these are network attached block storage devices, e.g. SAN.
  • Database
  • Networking
    • Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
    • Amazon Route 53 (domain name system web service)
  • Developer Tools
  • Management Tools
  • Security and Identity
  • Analytics
  • Internet of Things
  • Mobile Services
  • Application Services
  • Enterprise Applications