Validate and promote your software products that work with AWS services

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The AWS Service Ready Program is designed to validate software products built by AWS Partners that work with specific AWS services. These software products are technically validated by AWS Partner Solution Architects for their sound architecture and adherence to AWS best practices, and market adoption including customer successes.

Attaining an AWS Service Ready designation helps AWS Partners promote their software products globally. Through this AWS validation, you can demonstrate to your customer that your tools or applications help reduce technology risks.

Explore benefitssuccess stories, how to get started, and AWS Service Ready designations below.

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Marketing benefits

Gain more visibility with customers, AWS Sales, and service teams:

  • AWS service-webpage listing
  • APN Blog new-partner post product listing
  • AWS Partner badge with program designation
  • AWS Partner Solutions Finder priority ranking
  • Marketing Playbook and Toolkit

Technical enablement

Dive deep with AWS subject matter experts and events by leveraging:

AWS GameDay Partner Benefits

  • GameDay Partner League to upskill with AWS experts
  • GameDay Quests Developer Kit (QDK) to market and sell your software
  • GameDay Beta test previews to preview content and shape GameDays

Deeper Learning Series

  • NDA product roadmap and feature release previews
  • Q&A sessions with AWS experts

Additional opportunities

Fulfill pre-requisites with a service designation to unlock these additional benefits and opportunities:

  • Marketing Developing Funds (MDF) per designation to drive demand generation and GTM activities 
  • APN TV and APN Blog opportunities to submit content for greater customer visibility

Service-specific benefits

Access incremental benefits unique for select AWS services, including:

  • Additional funding, credits, and discounts
  • Invitation to sales-account mapping sessions and customized co-selling courses

Check out the AWS Service Ready Benefits Guide for more details » 

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AWS Service Ready Designations

Identify the AWS Service Ready designation that aligns best with your software product(s). You may apply for one or more designations depending on which AWS services your software products work with. AWS Service Ready designations are chosen based on various factors including a high customer demand for validated AWS Partners Software Products to help customers solve business challenges on AWS.

Amazon CloudFront Ready Partners provide solutions-focused offerings to AWS customers in the end-to-end media management, security, monitoring and analytics, and content acceleration space. Their offerings help complement and augment existing AWS services to help customers optimize their use of Amazon CloudFront.

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AWS Graviton Ready Software Products

AWS Graviton Ready Software Products are enabled on AWS Graviton-based Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instances to help integrate, deploy, monitor, and secure your workloads. AWS Graviton Ready products are vetted and optimized to run on AWS Graviton-based instances.

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AWS Lambda Ready Software Products provide tools and integrations for AWS Lambda, enabling customers to build serverless applications with ease. They provide solutions for application definition, management, and deployment, and solutions that extend and integrate with function runtimes and APIs.

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Amazon Linux Ready Software Products
Amazon Linux Ready Software Products run on and are supported on Amazon Linux. By running Amazon Linux Ready Products, customers can take the full advantage of a low cost, enterprise-grade Linux operating system offered by AWS.
AWS Outposts Ready Software Products
AWS Outposts Ready Software Products integrate with AWS Outposts deployments to help customers discover products that are tested on AWS Outposts and follow AWS security and architecture best practices.
AWS PrivateLink Ready Software Products
AWS PrivateLink Ready Software Products integrate with AWS PrivateLink allowing customers to consume the services privately and securely, ensuring their traffic is not exposed to the public internet. PrivateLink Ready Products can be securely accessed across accounts, VPC boundaries and from on-premises networks, simplifying network infrastructure and enhancing security.
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) Ready Software Products

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) Ready Software Products include tooling solutions that integrate with Amazon RDS and are designed to manage complex and time-consuming administrative tasks. RDS Ready products also support the use of the Amazon RDS platform as a backend for business applications deployed across seven RDS database engines including Aurora PostgreSQL, Aurora MySQL, PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB, Oracle, and SQL Server.

Amazon Redshift Ready Software Products
Amazon Redshift Ready Software Products integrate with Amazon Redshift to load, transform, and analyze data; share insights; and architect and implement analytics platforms.