Why AWS?

The major player in cloud computing is AWS (Amazon Web Services) which running cloud-based computing platforms from various services in eCommerce hosting. By this services more companies use the infrastructure to store their information. At first, the amazon started their services cloud service through remote computing in 2006. The most advertised services of amazon are EC2 and s3. The AWS also offers a service on REST and SOAP protocols to access HTTP. Some Key components for Amazon Web Hosting

  • Simple Storage Services (S3)
  • Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
  • Relationship Database Services (RDS)
  • Elastic Block Store (EBS)
  • DNS & registration (Route53)

A recent report suggests that Amazon Web Services has more than 70% infrastructure market in cloud computing. The following companies which are using AWS are follows

  • Reddit
  • Netflix
  • Pinterest
  • Tumblr
  • FourSquare
  • Belkin
  • SoundCloud
  • Vimeo
  • Instagram

Benefits of AWS

The AWS offers companies to handle their traffic whenever by store videos, images and information in a powerful database in cheaply. According to the current technology boom, their infrastructure is close near to smartphone technology with benefits advantages are follows:

  • Flexible to select application
  • Secure and reliable computing infrastructure
  • End to End approach on infrastructure
  • Scalable application
  • Cost effective with no commitments
  • Easy to use and secure the applications