AWS in the Benelux Public Sector

Delivering secure innovation at scale

Supported by Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud, the possibilities of digital transformation are growing by the day. With the power of voice, open data, machine learning, and much more, public sector organizations can improve the lives of citizens at a faster pace. By prioritizing innovation and resiliency, organizations can provide cost-effective and accessible citizen services to reach more people and drive positive change nationwide faster.

Digitaal Vlaanderen meets security and data protection needs with AWS

What's new

How a cyberattack changed Hackney Council’s relationship with technology overnight

In October 2020, Hackney Council suffered a serious cyberattack; only systems hosted in their modern cloud infrastructure remained unaffected. Hear how they responded to the incident by working at extreme pace and adopting a cloud, unless policy to restore services for Hackney’s residents and businesses as quickly as possible.

New Performance Dashboard on AWS makes delivering open, responsive government, simple

Performance Dashboard on AWS uses AWS CloudFormation templates, which automatically provision the necessary cloud resources. This open-source cloud solution offers flexible options for uploading your data: automatically via a standard API or manually uploading data files through the performance dashboard user interface.

Innovation for life: cities powered by the cloud

The public sector needs to be on the front line of innovation to enable citizens to access real-time information online, across multiple digital platforms, to empower the necessary technology resources to find new solutions, quickly and efficiently.

Using artificial intelligence (AI) to rethink document automation and extract insights

Even though digital transformation made strides in automating many processes, automating document management and entry has not been done until recently. The maturing of artificial intelligence (AI) has brought ready-made services that organizations can use, not only to automate data entry work but also to apply intelligence into the business process.



Public services built on the cloud can withstand any surges in demand. With the cloud, resources scale up or down as needed, with customers only paying for what they use. This eBook highlights how organisations around the world are using AWS to drive their public services at scale.

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Whether you’re new to the cloud or all-in on AWS, improve the security for your infrastructure, systems, and data by becoming brilliant with the basics of AWS security. Join AWS experts as they walk you through AWS’s foundational security concepts and tools to help you adopt cyberhygiene best practices and mitigate a variety of security risks, including addressing ransomware attacks.

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Migrate and modernize to accelerate innovation

Migrating and modernizing with AWS can help you drive the sustainable transformation you need to win in today’s hyper-competitive business world. See how AWS can help you reduce costs, boost productivity, and accelerate innovation.

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Benelux public sector industry segments



Delivering high-availability cloud technology with the security and reliability governments need across all classification levels: Unclassified, Sensitive, Secret, and Top Secret.

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As you explore ways to shift to remote learning and working, AWS has resources to help you today.

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Learn more about how nonprofits and non-government organisations (NGOs) are using technology to solve the world’s most pressing issues.

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Unlock, connect, and transform data into actionable insights that improve patient outcomes.

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Customer case studies

Customers across Benelux are already using AWS to scale and innovate.

Getting started

AWS re/Start

Preparing unemployed and underemployed individuals for cloud careers through classroom-based training. AWS re/Start is a full-time, classroom-based skills development and training program that prepares individuals for careers in the cloud and connects them to potential employers. A technology background is not required to apply.

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Adopting the best practices for modern application development

Learn about characteristics of modern applications, including creating a culture of ownership, designing with a microservices architectural pattern, automating your release process with continuous delivery pipelines, and making security everyone's responsibility.

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Analytics and data lakes

AWS gives you the broadest and deepest portfolio of purpose-built analytics services optimized for your unique analytics use cases. These services are all designed to be the best in class, which means you never have to compromise on performance, scale, or cost when using them.

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Migrate with AWS

You can migrate any workloa–applications, websites, databases, storage, physical or virtual servers–and even entire data centers from an on-premises environment, hosting facility, or other cloud to AWS. Every step along the way, you can leverage AWS’s years of experience to build your organizational, operational, and technical capabilities so that you can gain business benefits faster.

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AWS Partners

The AWS Partner Network (APN) is the global partner program for AWS. It is focused on helping APN Partners build successful AWS-based businesses or solutions by providing business, technical, marketing, and go-to-market support.

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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