Posted On: Oct 10, 2019

Amazon AppStream 2.0 is now available in the AWS GovCloud (US-West) Region, an isolated AWS Region designed to host sensitive data and regulated workloads in the cloud for customers who have U.S. federal, state, or local government compliance requirements. With this launch, Amazon AppStream 2.0 is now available in nine AWS Regions. For a list of regions where AppStream 2.0 is available, see the AWS Region Table. You can deploy general purpose, compute-optimized, memory-optimized, and graphics-pro streaming instances in the AWS GovCloud (US-West) Region to meet the needs of your users. Graphics-design instances are not available at this time.  

AppStream 2.0 is a fully managed, secure application streaming service that allows you to stream desktop applications to users without rewriting applications. AppStream 2.0 provides users with instant-on access to the applications they need with a responsive, fluid user experience on the device of their choice. 

AppStream 2.0 offers pay-as-you-go pricing. See Amazon AppStream 2.0 Pricing for more information. If you are new to AppStream 2.0, you can try already-installed applications by visiting the AppStream 2.0 website. Or, follow our Getting Started Guide to configure your own applications for streaming.