Whitepapers & solution briefs


AWS Outposts: Extend the value of cloud investments on-premises

IDC deep dives into the value that AWS Outposts brings to enterprises in supporting their hybrid cloud use cases. Learn more about how Outposts works to deliver a truly consistent hybrid cloud experience and customer use cases it supports.

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Cisco extends enterprise-grade data center networking to AWS Outposts
Solution brief

With the addition of AWS Outposts to the AWS product offering, Cisco customers now can use Cisco’s hybrid-cloud solution to easily connect AWS Outposts instances to their existing fabrics and leverage consistent policy-driven automation to connect workloads residing on premises and/or in the AWS cloud.

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AWS Outposts: a pricing analysis
451 Research Report

At re:Invent, AWS formally launched Outposts, a managed private cloud service that provides a hardware and software stack built upon AWS's EC2 public cloud expertise, but hosted in an on-premises datacenter. In this analysis, we find Outposts to be a relatively small premium compared with its public cloud offering, EC2, and thus good value considering enterprise desire for hybrid cloud.

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AWS Outposts bring the power of Amazon Cloud on premises for the healthcare industry
Solution brief

Health care industries are looking to provide timely value based care to their patients. This solutions brief describes how AWS Outposts brings the benefits of the cloud on premises to support low latency, local data processing, and local storage requirements so healthcare companies can deliver better patient outcomes and differentiated services that set their businesses apart.

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Running AWS infrastructure on-premises with AWS Outposts
Blog post

Matt Garman, AWS VP of Compute Services, talks in detail about AWS Outposts, customer use cases & how it delivers a seamless, consistent hybrid cloud experience.

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AWS Outposts in a Juniper QFX based datacenter
Blog post

Customers can now configure their Juniper QFX switching devices to interoperate with their AWS Outposts rack for supporting their low latency, local data processing, and local data storage use cases on-premises.

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Overview videos

AWS Outposts: Ordering and installation overview (7:58)
What is an AWS Outposts Rack? (3:57)


AWS Outposts: Getting started in 3 simple steps (37:26)

AWS Outposts: Networking Foundations
On-Demand Webinar

In this tech talk, we will deep dive into the networking foundations for AWS Outposts and how to connect your AWS Outposts to AWS. We will also cover how you can seamlessly connect your on-premises network to AWS Outposts for low latency access to local resources.

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Building on-premises customer solutions with AWS Outposts Partners (42:50)

AWS Outposts: Extend the Value of Cloud Investments On-Premises
Tech Talk

Listen to this tech talk hosted by AWS and IDC analysts Deepak Mohan and Richard L Villars to learn more about how AWS Outposts will drive the next stage of cloud driven innovation on premises.

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re:Invent 2019

Andy Jassy Keynote at AWS re:Invent 2019 on AWS Outposts, AWS Local Zones, AWS Wavelength (22:24)
AWS re:Invent 2019 Launchpad AWS Outposts (19:55)
AWS re:Invent 2019: AWS Outposts: Extend the AWS experience to on-premises environments (59:56)


Planning an AWS Outposts Implementation
Level: Intermediate | Time: 80 Minutes

In this course, you will learn about implementation planning for AWS Outposts, including facilities requirements, networking requirements, Outposts security responsibility, and planning where to deploy your code. You learn how Outposts works with the AWS Cloud and on-premises systems. Finally, you learn about how Outposts integrates with other AWS services you may want to use.

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Bring AWS Services to Customer Locations with AWS Outposts

Learn how AWS Outposts meets a range of use cases that are not yet suited to cloud but may be held back by traditional on-premises infrastructure.

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Modernizing Your Enterprise with AWS Outposts

Learn how AWS Outposts can help you innovate faster and more effectively by bringing the cloud into your data center, colocation space or on-premises environment. 

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