Posted On: Oct 9, 2012

We are excited to announce that a number of new features and services are now available in the AWS GovCloud (US) region, including Amazon EC2 Cluster Compute instances, Elastic Load Balancing, Auto Scaling, Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS), Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS) and Amazon CloudWatch alarms.

AWS GovCloud (US) is an AWS Region designed to allow US government agencies and customers to move more sensitive workloads into the cloud by addressing their specific regulatory and compliance requirements. To learn more, please visit our AWS GovCloud (US) home page.

To learn more about how public sector agencies are using AWS and the AWS GovCloud (US) Region, visit the Public Sector website.