Posted On: Jan 8, 2019

Starting today, Amazon EC2 X1e instances are available in the Asia Pacific (Seoul) AWS region.

Amazon EC2 X1e instances are a part of the Amazon EC2 Memory Optimized instance family, designed for running high-performance databases, in-memory workloads such as SAP HANA, and other memory intensive enterprise applications in the AWS Cloud. X1e instances are powered by four Intel® Xeon® E7 8880 v3 processors offering up to 128 vCPUs and 3,904 GiB of DRAM-based memory.

The x1e.32xlarge instance is certified by SAP for workloads such as the next-generation Business Suite S/4HANA, Business Suite on HANA (SoH), Business Warehouse on HANA (BW), and Data Mart Solutions on HANA on the AWS Cloud.

With this expansion today, EC2 X1e instances are now available in the US East (N. Virginia), US West (Oregon), AWS GovCloud (US-West), Europe (Frankfurt and Ireland), and Asia Pacific (Seoul, Sydney, and Tokyo) AWS regions. To learn more about EC2 X1e instances, visit the EC2 X1e product page.