Contact Public Sector Sales

Check out the below guides, webinars, and tutorials to get up-to-speed with the latest in cloud for government, education, and nonprofits.

Tens of thousands of government agencies, education institutions, and nonprofit organizations around the world use AWS. View all government, education, and nonprofit case studies.  

The whitepapers section features a comprehensive list of technical AWS whitepapers, covering topics such as architecture, security, and economics. View all whitepapers.

  • Digital Transformation Checklist: Using Technology to Break Down Innovation Barriers in Government (December 2017) PDF
    • Provides guidelines that governments can use to break down innovation barriers and achieve a digital transformation that helps them engage and serve citizens.
  • A Practical Guide to Cloud Migration: Migrating Services to AWS (December 2015) PDF
    • Tips and tricks for moving from an on-premise environment to the AWS Cloud.
  • How Cities Can Stop Wasting Money, Move Faster, and Innovate (January 2016) PDF
    • Strategic guidance for local and regional governments looking to use AWS services
  • AWS Cloud Transformation Maturity Model (September 2016) PDF
    •  Maps the maturity of an IT organization’s process, people, and technology through the four stages of an AWS cloud journey.
  • An Introduction to High Performance Computing on AWS (August 2015) PDF
    • Overview and best practices for running HPC applications on AWS.
  • Maximizing Value with AWS (February 2017) PDF
    • Achieve Total Cost of Operation Benefits Using Cloud Computing
  • 10 Considerations for a Cloud Procurement (March 2017) PDF
    • A top 10 list of cloud procurement considerations for public sector.
  • Using AWS in the Context of NHS Cloud Security Guidance (July 2019) PDF
    • Provides organizational advice for using AWS to align with UK National Health Service (NHS) cloud security guidance.
  • Securing Internet of Things (IoT) with AWS (April 2019)
    • Guidance on mitigating IoT-related security vulnerabilities and how AWS's security capabilities for IoT can help.
  • AWS Response to CACP Information and Communication Technology Sub-Committee (May 2017) PDF
    • Information Canadian police agencies can use to help determine how AWS services support their requirements.
  • Developing Canada’s Digital-Ready Public Service (March 2019) PDF
    • Recommendations to attract and retain a highly skilled, diverse workforce to support the Government of Canada’s digital strategy.
  • How Technology Helps Cities Become Sustainable and Inclusive (October 2018) PDF
    • How cities are using technology to enhance access to services and quality of life of their residents.
  • 5 Ways the Cloud Can Drive Economic Development (August 2018) PDF
    • Overview of the enterprise-level benefits of the cloud, as well as the residual impact on economic development.
  • Budgeting for Change: Four Ways the UK Government Can Spend Smarter and Deliver Better (June 2018) PDF
    • This paper identifies recommendations for the UK Government for spending smarter and delivering better citizen services, with the aid of technology.
  • Cloud is the New Normal (December 2015) PDF
    • Customer insights on the new era of productivity and innovation in the public sector.
  • Cloud Brings Peace of Mind (January 2016) PDF
    • Advice on turning to cloud services to strengthen security measures.
  • In Cloud We (Should) Trust PDF
    • Myth-busting insights from AWS.