AWS in India's Public Sector

Thousands of active customers from India use AWS to deliver flexibility, scalability, and reliability.

India is rapidly shifting to a digital ecosystem in hopes of enabling positive socio-economic change. The effort is a combination of government initiatives and the increasing awareness of the benefits of digitization. Amazon Web Services (AWS) helps the government meet its objectives with scalable, on-demand services in the fields of education, transport, and farming.

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What's new

NITI Aayog and AWS establish Frontier Technologies Cloud Innovation Center in India

The Cloud Innovation Center program, created by AWS, provides an opportunity for nonprofits, education institutions, and government agencies to collaborate with other public sector organizations on their most pressing challenges, innovate and test new ideas, and access the technology expertise of AWS.

Serving a Digital-first India: Technology for progress and inclusion

Read how our customers and partners enable farmers to increase crop yield across several states in India. They help provide essential remote neonatal care and COVID-19 monitoring, in addition to verifying the legitimacy of financial schemes aimed at lower-income groups. See how customers are providing last-mile impact in education in the remotest corners of the country.

AWS: Collaborating with Public Sector Organizations to Deliver Impact for Citizens at Scale

The IDC Market Note captures the key highlights on how AWS is differentiating itself in India by aligning itself to the public sector priorities.

Expanding Financial Access

Check out this episode of Fix This to hear how Whrrl, a fintech start-up in India, uses AWS technology to help improve accessibility in agriculture. They are providing microloans to farmers for managing their post-harvest agriculture supply chain, too.

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Educational institutions, EdTech companies, and students.

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Nonprofit organizations, NGOs, and tech companies serving nonprofits.

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Public sector healthcare organizations around the world.

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Why become an APN Partner?

As an APN Partner, you will receive business, technical, sales, and marketing resources to help enable you to grow your business and better support your customers. Join the APN and take advantage of numerous APN Partner programs to differentiate your business and connect with customers on AWS. Learn more about the benefits of being an APN Partner below.

If you are an APN Partner who does business with government, education, or nonprofit organizations, learn more about the benefits of becoming an AWS Public Sector Partner.

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Why work with an APN Public Sector Partner?

APN Partners are focused on your success, helping customers take full advantage of all the business benefits that AWS has to offer. With their deep expertise on AWS, APN Public Sector Partners are uniquely positioned to help your organization at any stage of your cloud adoption journey, and to help you achieve your business objectives. Find an APN Public Sector Partner today.

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AWS Public Sector Competency Partners

The APN features best-of-breed technology providers and consulting partners that offer public sector organizations a wide variety of cloud-based solutions.

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