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Announcing the Semi-Finalists of the 2012 AWS Start-Up Challenge

by Jeff Barr | on | in AWS Startup Challenge | | Comments

We received close to 2,500 applications for the 2012 AWS Start-Up Challenge! Applications arrived from every state in the US and from 84 other countries including Iceland, Ghana, Bahrain, Nepal, Cambodia, and Malawi.

Our suite of judges have chosen the following 24 semi-finalists:

Big Data & High Performance Computing
Business Applications

Consumer Applications

You can learn more about each semi-finalist on our semi-finalists page. We’ve posted descriptions and videos of each entrant.

The Finale Celebration for this year’s Start-Up Challenge will be held on January 24th in San Francisco.

Congratulations to all of the semi-finalists!

— Jeff;