Amazon Web Services

subsidiary of Amazon that provides on-demand cloud computing platforms on a metered pay-as-you-go basis

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is part of Amazon that gives on-demand cloud computing platforms to people, companies, and governments.

Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Amazon Web Services Logo.svg
Type of site
Subsidiary
Key peopleAndy Jassy (CEO)[1]
IndustryWeb service, cloud computing
RevenueIncrease $35.03 billion (2019)[2]
Operating incomeIncrease $7.2 billion (2018)[3]
ParentAmazon
SubsidiariesAnnapurna Labs
AWS Elemental
URLaws.amazon.com
LaunchedMarch 2006; 16 years ago (2006-03)[4][5]
Current statusActive

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Amazon Now Has Three CEOs". fortune.com. Retrieved November 16, 2017.
  2. "Annual revenue of Amazon Web Services from 2013 to 2019". Statista. February 2, 2020.
  3. "Amazon.com Announces Fourth Quarter Sales up 20% to $72.4 Billion". About Amazon. January 31, 2019. Archived from the original on December 28, 2019. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  4. "Amazon Web Services About Us". September 2011. Retrieved May 16, 2012.
  5. "Amazon - Press Room - Press Release". phx.corporate-ir.net. Archived from the original on September 12, 2015. Retrieved June 8, 2017.