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FAQs

Q: What is AppStream 2.0?

AppStream 2.0 is a fully managed application streaming service that provides users instant access to their desktop applications from anywhere. AppStream 2.0 simplifies application management, improves security, and reduces costs by moving a company’s applications from their users’ physical devices to the AWS Cloud. The AppStream 2.0 streaming protocol provides users a responsive, fluid performance that is almost indistinguishable from a natively installed application. With AppStream 2.0, organizations can realize increased flexibility, improved scalability, and the agility to support a broad range of compute and storage requirements for their applications.

Q: Where can I learn more about AppStream 2.0?

Visit AppStream 2.0 to learn more.

Q: How do I get started with AppStream 2.0?

You can begin using Amazon AppStream 2.0 by visiting the AppStream 2.0 console or by using the AWS SDK.

Q: How does a user get started with AppStream 2.0?

Once you've added users to your AppStream 2.0 environment, users receive an email with instructions to log in and access your applications.

Q: Are there additional resources I can reference for AppStream 2.0?

Yes, you can visit AppStream 2.0 Resources for webinars, blogs, and additional documentation.

Q: Where can I access AppStream 2.0 technical documentation?

Visit the AppStream 2.0 Developers Guide for technical documentation.

Q: How does billing work for AppStream 2.0?

You are charged for the streaming resources in your AppStream 2.0 environment and monthly user fees per unique authorized user accessing applications via AppStream 2.0. You pay for these on-demand and never have to make any long-term commitments. To learn more, visit AppStream 2.0 Pricing.

Q: What do I do once I’ve completed this project?

All of the resources in your environment are launched under your account. You can follow these next steps to import your own applications, try different instance types, enable federated access, connect your Active Directory, configure Fleet Auto Scaling, and integrate AppStream 2.0 with your automation workflows or software-as-a-service solutions.

Q: How can I get in touch with someone to discuss AppStream 2.0?

Contact us by filling out the form on our Contact Us page.

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