Accelerate your journey to cloud

Amazon Web Services helps software companies transform their technology and their business. Learn how to start accelerating growth powered by AWS.

From on-premises, to cloud, and SaaS

Digital transformation is now an urgent necessity for both software companies and their customers. Behavior is changing and a faster move to the cloud is needed to achieve greater flexibility, minimize costs, and align with the trend toward consumption models.

Software companies can easily start their cloud journey with AWS and benefit from our extensive services, technical enablement initiatives, business support, SaaS Factory, AWS Partner Network programs, and AWS Marketplace.

AWS can also help you connect and network with many other software companies globally to foster learning, collaboration, and innovation.

Discover how Nexthink's cloud journey has allowed them to provide large enterprises with their solution, scale up, and be present in many regions worldwide. (4:48 minutes)

Begin your journey to a better software business

  • Technical Role
  • Migrate faster to the cloud

    AWS is the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud. We provide over 200 fully-featured services from data centers globally. Millions of customers – including the fastest-growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies – are using AWS to lower costs, become more agile, and innovate faster.


    Our TechShift series features content bites, on-demand events and live workshops to help your technical transformation.

    Discover TechShift » Discover SaaS on AWS »
    Prepare your developers

    To reduce your ramp-up time, our AWS Training and Certification team, AWS Partner Network, and other developer programs can help.

    Whether you are just starting out, building on existing IT skills, or sharpening your cloud knowledge, we can help you be more effective.


    Are you a developer?
    Explore dedicated developer programs and resources.

    Getting Started with AWS » AWS for Developers » Workshops on-demand »
    Enhance scale and security

    Scalability and security are often top of mind for research and development and IT teams at software companies. With AWS, you get the control you need to securely run your business. You gain the most flexible and secure cloud computing environment available today, coupled with the most extensive global infrastructure. You scale fast and only pay for what you need.


    Visit our key resources to learn how you can drive greater security and performance with AWS.

    Whitepaper: Performance with AWS » Whitepaper: Security with AWS » FAQ Data and Security »
    AWS Well-Architected

    Learn, measure, and build using architectural best practices.

  • Business Role
  • Grow your business

    As a software company operating in a highly competitive and fast-changing marketplace, you are under increasing pressure to continually grow, modernize, and innovate. By starting your journey to cloud, you can develop new business models, innovate faster, and take advantage of new opportunities.


    AWS provides you with the tools to begin your business transformation.

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    Transform rapidly

    By moving to the AWS Cloud, you can access the most comprehensive cloud platform. More importantly, you can benefit from a broad range of tools and programs that go beyond the technical aspect of software company transformation. You can accelerate your innovation and longer-term modernization.


    AWS can help you reduce the time required to complete your journey and transform your business.

    View whitepaper » Plan your move to SaaS »
    Respond to customer demands

    Your software customers want greater flexibility and scalability. They also want to minimize their IT maintenance costs. As a result, their demand for new, cloud-based subscription services is growing.


    Fulfill your customers' needs for easy deployment and consumption-based models with AWS.

    Infographic: Software companies and their SaaS journey »
    Resources specifically for non-technical leaders

    Limited tech background? No problem. We’ve curated a list of business-focused resources for software company leaders earlier in their cloud journey.


Ensek reduces customer costs by 50%

Ensek built a robust customer-first solution in the cloud, providing automation and availability for energy retailers. With AWS, Ensek has reduced most energy retailers' costs by 50% through automation and launched in a new region in only eight weeks.


Exasol accelerates customers' AWS Cloud migration

Exasol provides a high-performance, in-memory analytics database. Working with AWS SaaS Factory, Exasol launched their analytics database through a SaaS model and navigated technical and business decisions for launch and beyond.

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Software companies of all types and sizes are building a stronger future powered by AWS. Contact our experts and start your own AWS Cloud journey today.