The Business Support plan offers resources for customers running production workloads on AWS as well as any customers who:

- Run one or more applications in production environments
- Have multiple services activated, or use key services extensively
- Depend on their business solutions to be available, scalable, and secure


Technical Support
24x7 access to
Cloud Support Engineers
via email, chat, and phone

Customer Contacts
An unlimited number of contacts
may open an unlimited number
of cases (IAM supported)

Case Severity and Response Times*
General guidance: < 24 hours
System impaired: < 12 hours
Production system impaired: < 4 hours
Production system down: < 1 hour

Access to the full set of Trusted Advisor checks and guidance to provision your resources following best practices to help reduce cost, increase performance and fault tolerance, and improve security.

A personalized view of the health of AWS services, and alerts when your resources are impacted. Includes the Health API for integration with your existing management systems.

Architecture and scaling guidance, and real-time operational support during the preparation and execution of planned events, product launches, and migrations. Available with Business Support for an additional fee.

Contextual guidance on how services fit together to meet your specific use-case, workload, or application.

Programmatic access to AWS Support Center features to create, manage, and close your support cases, and operationally manage your Trusted Advisor check requests and status.

Guidance, configuration, and troubleshooting of AWS interoperability with many common operating systems, platforms, and application stack components.

Pricing: Starts at $100 per month. See pricing detail and sample.


For customers running business or mission critical applications on AWS, we recommend alternative support options.


*Based on the severity of your inquiry, we will make every reasonable effort to respond to you within these timeframes.