Posted On: Aug 5, 2019

You can now use Amazon Route 53 private DNS and health checks for public endpoints in the AWS GovCloud (US-East) Region, an AWS Region that is designed to host sensitive data and regulated workloads in the cloud for customers who have U.S. federal, state, and local government compliance requirements.

Amazon Route 53 is a highly available and scalable cloud Domain Name System (DNS) web service. With this launch, you can use Amazon Route 53 private DNS and configure DNS health checks to route traffic to healthy endpoints or to monitor the health of your applications in AWS GovCloud (US-East) Region.

You can learn more about Amazon Route 53 on the product page and on the documentation page. Learn more about the AWS GovCloud (US) Regions on this page.