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Government, education, and nonprofits are faced with unique challenges, requirements, and missions. From security to criminal justice to educational research, this is your place to get the resources to help you achieve your mission with the cloud.


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

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.

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.