Amazon Web Services has a subsidiary in Canada to support the growth of the cloud computing business and its rapidly expanding customer base in the country. We are supporting businesses of all sizes from start-ups to the country’s most established enterprises and public sector organizations.

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Infraestrutura global da AWS
Região da infraestrutura

Region & Number of Availability Zones

AWS GovCloud (2)

US West
Oregon (3), Northern California (3)

US East
Northern Virginia (5), Ohio (3)

Central (2)

South America

São Paulo (3)

Ireland (3), Frankfurt (2), London (2)

Asia Pacific
Singapore (2), Sydney (3), Tokyo (3), Seoul (2), Mumbai (2)

Beijing (2)

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New Region (coming soon)




Hong Kong

Customers can run their applications and workloads in the Canada (Central) Region with 2 availability zones.

End-users based in Canada can leverage the Canada Region to avoid up-front expenses, long-term commitments, and scaling challenges associated with maintaining and operating their own infrastructure. Canada joins Northern Virginia, Ohio, Oregon, Northern California and AWS GovCloud as the 6th AWS Region in North America and as the 16th worldwide, bringing the total number of AWS Availability Zones to 43 globally.

In addition to the Region, AWS Canada has two Edge Locations – one in Montreal and one in Toronto – making our content delivery network (CDN) more robust. For customers who want to establish a dedicated network connection from their premise to AWS, we also have AWS Direct Connect locations available in Toronto and Montreal.

The AWS Canada (Central) Regions supports Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS), Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Amazon Glacier, Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS), Amazon Redshift, AWS Lambda, Amazon API Gateway, and more.

Additional details on the full list of the supported services and specific pricing for each is available at: Global Infrastructure page. For a complete list of AWS Regions and services, visit the products & services page.







Brault & Martineau

" At Brault & Martineau, the leading furniture and appliance retailer in Quebec, our eCommerce site is a critical component of our digital future. We are moving our eCommerce platform to AWS to lower costs, improve performance and reliability via automation and configuration management and to provide more agility so we can continue to innovate in our customer experience. We are excited about and intend to use the new Canadian region based out of Quebec." -  Jean-François Deschênes, Directeur numérique, e-commerce et TI



"As a truly global organization, with employees and customers around the world, we require the ability to cost-effectively and efficiently connect both with our teams and with our customers. AWS’s product has helped enable more reliable and interactive communication for our business. We are leveraging several of the available tools to drive operational enhancements and cost savings overall."


"Camso is a customer-focused, world-class manufacturer of high-performance products for the off-road vehicle market. We required a world-class engine to drive our operations and cost efficiency and are excited to be piloting SAP S/4HANA on AWS to support our facilities across 24 countries around the world." -  Kevin Norris - Information Technology Infrastructure and Operations Director


"EllisDon continues to partner with leaders in technology to enable growth in our operations and strong brand, both in Canada and globally. Amazon Web Services is establishing a significant presence in Canada; we are excited by our new and expanding relationship as we look to innovate further as a leader in the construction industry." - Joe Jagodich, SVP CIO


" As one of the earliest adopters of cloud computing in Canada, we have utilized AWS for years – and it has delivered on the promise of a powerful, cost-effective, flexible and innovative cloud offering for us. We are excited that AWS is bringing even more capabilities to market in Canada, just in time for our B2B platform build out of the Postmedia Innovation Outpost at Communitech (Waterloo, ON)." - Thomas Jankowski, EVP and Chief Digital Officer



"Tangerine and Amazon share many common attributes. We have a common passion for putting our customers first, embracing technology to better serve their needs and delivering the most innovative products and services. We are thrilled that Amazon Web Services is bringing its cloud services to Canada as it will help us deliver on our vision to support Canadians to make smart financial decisions for a better life."


"Tridel builds communities that are Built Green. Built for Life.® The Condominium and retirement residences from Tridel are built using technology as a cornerstone to deliver an outstanding living experience. We continue to use AWS to power our websites and we are excited by the potential of these new services in Canada to power low-risk innovation for the smart community of the future." - Ted Maulucci, Chief Information Officer


"Canada’s most popular weather provider, The Weather Network/MétéoMédia combines science, creativity and significant investments in technology to produce some of the most popular websites and apps in Canada to deliver your weather when it really matters. We are excited to continue to use and take advantage of AWS’s new cloud services in Canada that give us the performance, flexibility and agility to create new big data solutions, streamline our operations, and drive our innovation as we deliver the best weather services in the world."


"Amazon has been instrumental in supporting Zayo’s accelerated transformation. This includes migration from some of our legacy applications to the changes in our operating cost structure to be more efficient – our main focus is on the mainframe billing platform that has been in-house developed since the 1980s. We were able to stand up our first environment in two days and did a full upgrade and ran a mock billing run within five days." -  Ghislain Ouimette – Director IT Canada


From data warehousing to deployment tools, directories to content delivery, over 50 services are available in just a few mouse clicks with AWS. New services are quick to provision, without upfront capital expense, allowing enterprises, start-ups, SMBs and customers in the public sector to access the building blocks they need to respond quickly to changing business requirements.


With over 1 million monthly active customers across every industry, AWS has the proven capability to meet your specific business needs for scale, operations, security, and compliance.


"It's a great day for Canadian organizations concerned about keeping their data in Canada. The power and security of the AWS Cloud is now at your fingertips. As the only Canadian-based AWS Premier Consulting Partner and leaders in the cloud space, we are especially excited to enable organizations ready to take advantage of the new AWS Canada (Central) Region."

Jarrod Levitan, Chief Cloud Officer at TriNimbus


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