• 21st Century Fox Case Study

    21st Century Fox (21CF) uses AWS to enable large-scale business transformation. Using more than 100 AWS services, 21CF is driving innovation across its supply chain, data platforms, and consumer product experiences.

  • 2U Case Study

    2U works with leading universities to transform on-campus programs into online campuses. By running on AWS, 2U is able to cache data effortlessly for fast social interaction and focus its resources on innovation instead of infrastructure.

  • 3M Health Information Systems (HIS) Case Study

    By going all in on AWS, 3M Health Information Systems (HIS) provisions compute resources in minutes instead of weeks, develops and deploys software in one week instead of six, and innovates faster. 3M HIS enables customers to efficiently document, code, classify, store, and measure healthcare delivery with integrated software and services, enabling complete, compliant, and accurate payments. 3M HIS customers also analyze the total cost, quality, and outcomes for patients and populations, using 3M data-analytics applications. 3M HIS runs several advanced applications on AWS.

  • 3M HIS Service Catalog Case Study

    3M Health Information Systems (HIS) is using AWS Service Catalog to reduce time to market, engineer and provision development pipelines in minutes, and meet corporate governance, security, and compliance requirements. 3M HIS is a worldwide provider of software for the healthcare industry. The company uses AWS Service Catalog and AWS CodePipeline to launch preapproved development pipelines engineered for specific product teams, and IAM to assign roles that restrict users to the fewest privileges necessary.

  • 6waves Case Study

    6 Waves Limited, a leading international publisher and developer of gaming applications on the Facebook platform, uses Amazon EC2 and Amazon S3 to host its social games with an audience of more than 50 million players per month.

  • 91App Case Study

    Using AWS has enabled 91App to reduce the time required to create and launch digital campaigns from what would have been several weeks in a physical infrastructure to 24 hours. 91App builds mobile commerce applications for clients that manage inventory and content through the 91App website. The company is using Amazon ElastiCache to improve the speed of application performance and Amazon CloudFront to distribute content to users in a wide range of markets. 

  • 9Splay Case Study

    Using AWS, 9Splay has boosted the availability of the services behind its mobile apps by up to 60 percent while saving 95 percent on the cost of firewall services. 9Splay distributes and markets app-based games across Asia. To enable player logins in countries such as South Korea, the business uses Amazon EC2 instances and maintains a strong defense against denial-of-service attacks through a combination of Amazon Route 53, Amazon CloudFront, and AWS WAF services. 

  • Abema TV Case Study

    AbemaTV is an Internet media-services company based in Japan that operates one of Japan’s leading streaming platforms, FRESH! by AbemaTV. The company built its microservices platform on Amazon EC2 Container Service. By using Amazon ECS, AbemaTV has been able to quickly deploy its new platform at scale with minimal engineering effort.  

  • abof Case Study

    Running its infrastructure in AWS has enabled abof to achieve 99.999 percent availability and an average page loading time of 1.5 seconds, while obtaining the agility needed to thrive in the competitive online fashion industry in India. abof is Indian conglomerate Aditya Birla Group’s initial venture into e-commerce; the business provides apparel, footwear, and accessories for men and women. The business is using Amazon EC2 to run IBM WebSphere Commerce Suite and an IBM DB2 database, Amazon S3 to store website images and video, Amazon RDS to run a MySQL database supporting an in-house developed logistics system, and Amazon CloudFront to deliver content to users across India and internationally. 

  • ABP News Case Study

    ABP News Network (ANN) designed a serverless architecture using AWS to scale at a few minutes’ notice to support increases in traffic of up to six times, and to accommodate more than 500 million page views across mobile, social, and web channels. The company operates five television news channels with Hindi as the primary language, supported by websites and mobile applications. ANN uses AWS Lambda and Amazon S3 to run its serverless architecture supporting mobile applications.

  • ACTi Case Study

    ACTi Corporation, a leader in IP video surveillance systems, is using AWS to support the development of dynamic surveillance solutions for greater business intelligence by leveraging the Internet of Things. ACTi provides a cloud-based video-surveillance solution that offers big data analytics and third-party integrations for companies to gain better insight into their customer base. The company uses AWS as a cloud infrastructure for surveillance and data analytics by using services such as Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Elastic Load Balancing, and Amazon DynamoDB. 

  • AdiMap Case Study

    AdiMap uses AWS to build predictive financial models without needing to spend millions on compute resources and hardware, providing scalable financial intelligence and reducing time to market for new products. AdiMap measures online advertising spend, app financials, and salary data. The company uses Amazon Kinesis to ingest and process data, Amazon Redshift for data warehousing, and Amazon Machine Learning to predict and infer financials. 

  • Adobe Systems Case Study

    Adobe Systems provides digital media and digital marketing solutions to customers around the world including consumers, enterprises, and government agencies. By using the AWS Cloud, Adobe can focus on delivering its software products without having to invest in expensive infrastructure.

  • Aftership Case Study

    Based in Hong Kong, AfterShip provides automated shipment tracking as a service, supporting 300 shipping services worldwide and handling over 30 million packages every month. AfterShip is using Amazon EC2 Spot Instances and Amazon ElastiCache to run API services, serving over a billion API requests per month.

  • Agentschap Wegen & Verkeer Case Study

    Using AWS, Agentschap Wegen & Verkeer (AWV) can comply with the latest data protection regulations and accelerate development to deliver a more reliable digital experience to inspectors on the road. The government agency is responsible for maintaining road infrastructure in the Flemish part of Belgium. AWV has created a secure infrastructure that allows easy compliance through services such as AWS Key Management Service.

  • AirAsia Case Study

    AirAsia is Asia's leading low-cost airline with it's regional headquarters based in Malaysia. AirAsia flies to over 120 destinations across Asia, Australia and the Middle East with an estimated 60 million pax flown annually. AirAsia utilises services such as Amazon CloudWatch, AWS Lambda and AWS X-ray which offers detailed performance insights and boosts operational efficiency. Since moving its website and booking platform to AWS, they have been able to better cope with customer demands; auto-scaling to receive almost 10 million to 40 million requests per day on normal and peak seasons respectively.

  • Airbnb Case Study

    Airbnb is a community marketplace for unique vacation spaces around the world. Airbnb benefits from the scalability, agility and reliability provided by Amazon Web Services, including Amazon EC2, Elastic Load Balancing, Amazon S3, Amazon EMR, Amazon CloudFront, Amazon CloudWatch, and Amazon RDS.

  • Aircel Case Study

    Using AWS, Aircel reduced development time for its Aircel Backup app by 60%, and ensured its Aircel e-money platform delivered the security and reliability to maintain high levels of customer satisfaction. Aircel offers a range of voice and data services and is the fastest-growing telecommunications provider in India. Today, the company runs its Aircel e-money platform and Aircel Backup app on AWS, using Amazon EC2 instances for web and databases services, and relies on Amazon S3 for storage and CloudWatch services for real-time alert configuration. 

  • Airtime Case Study

    Airtime is a social media company and mobile app that lets users share their favorite music, videos, and messaging in real time on iOS and Android devices. The company launched on AWS using essential services like Amazon EC2, Amazon Route 53, and Amazon S3, and then redesigned its platform to run on a microservices architecture using Amazon EC2 Container Service (Amazon ECS) and Docker containers. Hear the story, presented by Abby Fuller at the 2016 AWS New York Summit.

  • Alameda County Case Study

    Alameda County, California avoided $20,000 in application-development costs and gained the scalability to serve thousands of concurrent users by migrating its election-map viewer application—formerly hosted on premises—to AWS. Alameda County is the seventh-most populous county in California, with 14 incorporated cities and more than 1.5 million people. The county uses AWS Lambda serverless compute and Amazon S3 storage to create maps of election results that are provided to users through the Amazon CloudFront content delivery network.

  • Alert Logic Powers Security-as-a Service Business With Amazon S3

    Using AWS, Alert Logic gains data protection and geographic redundancy, and reduces the cost of its footprint by more than 50 percent compared to an on-premises data center. Alert Logic is a cloud-security provider based in Houston, Texas. The company uses Amazon S3 to store and analyze data for its security-as-a-service solution.

  • Allergan Case Study

    Allergan easily supports 10 percent annual business growth and launches new websites and online campaigns in one day instead of several weeks using AWS. Allergan is a global pharmaceutical firm that creates and markets brands to consumers throughout the world. The organization runs more than 400 product websites and marketing applications on AWS. The top 10 percent of Allergan’s AWS-hosted websites—by visitor volume—are built in Sitecore CMS.

  • Alpha Apps Case Study

    Alpha Apps uses AWS to develop services faster, helping it keep ahead of the competition and deliver cost-effective services to its clients. The firm is a leading mobile app developer based in Abu Dhabi, specializing in original Arabic content and education apps. With help from cloud solutions provider Falcon 9, the company built a microservices architecture using technologies such as Amazon Cognito and AWS Step Functions in AWS Lambda to give developers more time to innovate. 

  • Alpha Vertex Case Study

    Alpha Vertex achieved the multi-gigabyte throughput crucial to its central line of business by using Amazon EFS. Alpha Vertex uses artificial-intelligence tools to build a model of the global financial system so it can provide investors with returns predictions, research assistance, and automated monitoring and analysis of worldwide financial media. Alpha Vertex uses Amazon EFS for data caching and intermediate storage of machine-learning models. 

  • Alt/S Case Study

    By using AWS, Alt/S eliminates the need to spend time on maintaining server instances and can focus on innovation and delivering new product features. Alt/S' Sportify platform is a sports analytics service that uses modeling techniques to develop analyses of popular sports around the world. Alt/S uses AWS Lambda to run code without provisioning or managing servers, thus saving valuable time and money.

  • amaysim Case Study

    By using AWS, amaysim has been able to sustain its growth with a operations team, it has achieved availability of up to 99.99 percent, and it has reduced week-long incidents to events that are resolved in less than an hour. Founded in 2010, amaysim is an Australian mobile service provider that sells SIM-only mobile plans. The online-led business has moved nearly all of its applications, services, and databases into AWS.  

  • Amazon CloudWatch Case Study

    Amazon CloudWatch simplifies data storage, cuts provisioned throughput by 75 percent, and saves millions annually using the Amazon DynamoDB TTL feature. Amazon CloudWatch is a service AWS customers use to monitor their AWS resources and applications. The Amazon CloudWatch team uses Amazon DynamoDB as part of its multi-tier storage architecture for time-series metrics.

  • Amazon Prime Video Case Study

    Amazon Prime Video used the AWS Cloud and AWS Elemental to stream live NFL games to millions of global fans, ensure reliability and low latency, and help advertisers optimize ad performance. The online streaming, video-on-demand service offers original content as well as movies and TV shows for purchase. To stream 11 live NFL games, Amazon Prime Video took advantage of the scalability and performance of Amazon DynamoDB and other AWS services, including AWS Elemental MediaTailor.

  • Amazon.com Case Study

    Amazon.com is the world’s largest online retailer. In 2011, Amazon.com switched from tape backup to using cloud-based Amazon S3 for backing up the majority of its Oracle databases. By using AWS, Amazon.com was able to eliminate backup software and experienced a 12X performance improvement, reducing restore time from around 15 hours to 2.5 hours in select scenarios.

  • Amplframe Case Study

    Founded in 2016, Amplframe is a photography community platform in Taiwan where avid photographers can list and explore various lenses. The website features photos uploaded by users—categorized by different types of lenses. Using AWS enables Amplframe to support an increase in website traffi­c, with 18,000 visits over a period of seven months.

  • Amway Case Study

    Using AWS IoT and AWS Professional Services, Amway designed and implemented an IoT solution and launched its first Internet-connected product in less than 14 months. Amway offers more than 450 products and operates in more than 100 countries and territories globally. The company is one of the first to use the new Just-in-Time certificate registration for AWS IoT, a process that automatically registers device certificates as part of the initial communication between a device and AWS IoT.

  • AOL Case Study

    Using AWS, AOL has been able to close data centers and decommission about 14,000 in-house and collocated servers, move mission-critical workloads to the cloud, extend its global reach, and save millions of dollars on energy resources. AOL is one of the original Internet companies and today has several lines of business, including digital advertising, multiple web properties, and membership services. It uses a broad range of AWS services, such as AWS Lambda for creating serverless architectures, and uses varieties of Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instances, powered by Intel Xeon processors, to carefully manage its costs. It also leverages AWS for hybrid scenarios for particular workloads.

  • Aon Case Study

    Aon Securities Inc. (ASI), a financial services provider, needed high-powered computing to run financial simulations to value and manage insurance retirement products. The company turned to AWS to run its financial simulation platform to reduce simulation time by leveraging GPU optimized instances. As a result, ASI has been able to lower the calculation and total reporting process time from 10 days to 10 minutes.

  • Applica Case Study

    By using AWS, Applica can meet its client service-level agreements for millisecond response times. The company’s artificial intelligence technology automates the moderation of user comments on customers’ websites. Applica runs its infrastructure on AWS, benefiting from the dynamic, cost-effective scalability it gets by using Auto Scaling and Amazon EC2.

  • Apposphere Case Study

    Using AWS and bitfusion.io from the AWS Marketplace, Apposphere can scale 50 to 60 percent month-over-month while keeping customer satisfaction high. Based in Austin,Texas, Apposphere provides a  mobile app that delivers real-time leads from social media channels. AWS supports Apposphere’s complete technology stack, including Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud instances, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, mobile services that support the company’s mobile app, as well as deep-learning solutions.

  • APUS Case Study

    APUS runs its complete app system and has reached 99.99% availability using AWS. APUS is a global startup company dedicated to providing the best mobile internet products and experiences for smartphone users. The company uses AWS products including Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon Elastic MapReduce, Amazon Relational Database Service, Amazon CloudFront, Amazon CloudWatch, Amazon ElastiCache and Amazon Route 53. As of the end of 2016, APUS boasts more than one billion global users.

  • Artfinder Case Study

    Artfinder can match its customers with art they will love thanks to recommendation tools built on AWS. The company is an online art marketplace, allowing thousands of artists to sell directly to buyers. It runs its website and recommendation tools using AWS technologies such as Amazon EC2, Amazon Machine Learning, Amazon Rekognition, and Amazon Kinesis Firehose.

  • Ascension and PokitDok Case Study

    Using AWS, Ascension and partner PokitDok provide customers with real-time cost estimates for their healthcare needs, and were able to create and deploy the application within a matter of weeks. Ascension is a nonprofit healthcare organization in the United States, providing more than $1.8 billion for care of persons living in poverty and other community-benefit programs. PokitDok is a cloud-based healthcare API platform. Together, both companies rely on AWS to quickly launch new products and bring them to scale without the worry of downtime.

  • AsiaInfo Case Study

    AsiaInfo employs the highest number of AWS-certified IT professionals in China, helping it secure its reputation among its customers for having high-quality technical staffing. AsiaInfo is a leading provider of business support systems software and solutions for telecommunications companies that include China Telecom, China Unicom, and Telenor. AsiaInfo uses AWS training and certification programs including self-paced quikLABS, instructional videos, and instructor-led training. 

  • Askey Case Study

    By using AWS, Askey Computer Corporation is ensuring that the growing number of travelers using Taipei Main Station, a railway station and major transportation hub in Taiwan, can move around easily and safely. Askey builds cutting-edge IT solutions that can support smart projects in major cities worldwide. The company runs the IT infrastructure supporting its Taipei Main Station smart project on the AWS Cloud, with Amazon EC2 instances for web applications and services. Askey uses Amazon Kinesis to collate data from thousands of smartphone apps, AWS Lambda to process that data, and Amazon DynamoDB to store it.

  • Astro Technology Case Study

    By using AWS deep-learning technologies, Astro took only six weeks to develop and deploy Astrobot Voice, the enterprise-grade voice email assistant that ships with its Astro email app. The company enables workplace teams to focus on what’s important by using machine learning to make their communications more effective and less time-consuming. Astro built Astrobot by using Amazon Lex for speech recognition and language understanding.

  • ATG Media Case Study

    ATG Media provides marketing platforms for auctions worldwide. The company was experiencing outages on its on-premises data center, and moved to AWS to provide high scalability and availability with low latency for online bidders.

  • Atlassian Case Study

    Atlassian uses AWS to scale its issue-tracking software applications faster than before, provide improved services to tens of thousands of global customers, and enhance its disaster recovery and availability. The Australia-based organization provides software that helps developers, project managers, and content managers collaborate better. Atlassian uses Amazon EFS to support customers deploying JIRA Data Center on AWS, and also runs an internal issue-tracking application platform on AWS. 

  • Atresmedia Case Study

    By using AWS, Atresmedia has created two new platforms that have grown its digital user base by 25 times to 5 million. The global media group caters to an international audience of 73 million people and already operates six TV channels and four radio stations. To attract younger, more digitally savvy users, it launched its AtresPlayer and Flooxer channels by using Amazon EC2 and Amazon CloudFront to deliver faster television-streaming experiences.

  • Australia Finance Group Case Study

    Australia Finance Group (AFG) has increased its investment in innovation to better grow its business and compete against fintech startups by reducing its annual IT operational spend by AU$500,000 (US$372,150) using AWS. According to the Mortgage & Finance Association of Australia, AFG is one of the largest mortgage aggregators in the country. The company has migrated its main IT systems to the AWS Cloud, including a mission-critical Oracle Siebel CRM platform whose web and application servers run on Amazon EC2 instances and whose data warehouse is delivered using Amazon RDS.

  • Autodesk Case Study

    Using AWS, Autodesk can scale the use of generative design to run hundreds of simulations in one hour instead of several hours or days. Autodesk develops software for the engineering, design, and entertainment industries. Using services including Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) and Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Autodesk can focus on developing its machine-learning tools instead of managing infrastructure. Brian Mathews, VP of platform engineering at Autodesk, spoke onstage at re:Invent 2017.

  • Autodesk Case Study - AWS Support

    AWS Support helps Autodesk focus on its core business instead of having to think about architecting every foundational service it needs.

  • Autodesk Tailor

    Autodesk decreased turnaround time for new AWS accounts from two weeks to 10 minutes by building Tailor—a serverless, automated solution for “tailor-made” account creation—in the AWS Cloud. Autodesk sells software products for the architecture, construction, engineering, manufacturing, and media and entertainment industries. Tailor uses multiple AWS services, including AWS Lambda for its compute processes, Amazon DynamoDB as its persistence layer, and Amazon API Gateway.

  • Autodesk WorkSpaces Case Study

    Using AWS, Autodesk is able to set up and deploy 450 workstations at its Autodesk University events, saving nearly a week’s worth of time and thousands of dollars. Autodesk develops software for the engineering, design, and entertainment industries. Instead of renting physical hardware, Autodesk uses Amazon WorkSpaces to host its virtual workstations on zero clients, improving setup efficiency and reducing its carbon footprint. 

  • Avazu Case Study

    Avazu used Amazon Web Services to dramatically improve system stability and scalability to meet the advertising platform’s processing needs of more than 20 billion impressions per day and over 1 million queries per second (QPS). Avazu, a subsidiary of the DotC United Group, is a technology-driven company that engages in performance marketing through programmatic advertising technologies. It is headquartered in Shanghai and has offices around the world. Avazu’s front-end applications run on the AWS platform using services such as Amazon EC2, Amazon CloudWatch, AWS Key Management Service, Route 53, Amazon SNS, Amazon S3, Amazon Aurora, and Redshift.

  • Avira Case Study

    By hosting its infrastructure on AWS, Avira can easily scale its security software to serve tens of millions of end users. The company provides products that help more than 100 million people stay safe in an increasingly connected world. It runs many of its projects on AWS, using services such as Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, Amazon Relational Database Service, and Amazon Simple Storage Service.

  • Avizia Case Study

    By adopting the AWS Cloud, Avizia ensures its telehealth solution is compliant with regulations and delivers high performance and availability to more than 400 healthcare customers. The company is a global telemedicine provider with a cloud-based platform that provides business intelligence, medical workflow, and secure collaboration tools through web applications, mobile apps, and connected hardware. Avizia deploys Amazon RDS for PostgreSQL as its relational database engine to provide the redundancy the company needs to serve customers around the world.

  • AWS Case Study: LOT Polish Airlines

    LOT Airlines is an award-winning carrier that connects Poland with nearly 60 destinations in Europe. LOT chose AWS to test, deploy, and maintain a mobile web application that allows customers to book and manage flights from their mobile devices. LOT now offers travelers a reliable, user-friendly mobile flight management tool and the company was able to lower IT maintenance costs.

  • AWS Case Study: 2C2P

    Founded in 2003, 2C2P is the leading payments company in Southeast Asia, providing a number of comprehensive, technology-driven, and omnichannel payment services for Asian and international businesses. 2C2P is running its payment systems, database and associated compliance, and other systems in AWS. This has enabled 2C2P to improve availability to 99.999 percent, while supporting tens of thousands of transactions per day.

  • AWS Case Study: 3DDuo

    3DDuo offers promotional, educational, and social games for mobile, and tablets devices. By using AWS to run its multiplayer online role-playing games, the French gaming company was able to reduce the cost of hosting games from €7,000 to €2,000 per month.

  • AWS Case Study: 8 Securities

    8 Securities accomplishes its mission of reinventing investing in Hong Kong by providing a Trading Portal where users have access to resources that enable them to learn from and exchange ideas with like-minded investors. To maintain a cost-effective, reliable, scalable, flexible computing platform, the company uses several services from AWS, including Amazon EC2 with Elastic IP Addresses, Amazon EBS, Amazon VPC, and Elastic Load Balancing.

  • AWS Case Study: 99Designs

    99designs links designers with customers who need design services for logos, brochures, clothing, corporate marketing, and other projects. The company turned to AWS for database, storage, load balancing, and other cloud services. With AWS, 99designs can efficiently store tens of millions of design assets while remaining agile and responsive to its global customer base.

  • AWS Case Study: 9GAG

    After switching to Amazon Web Services, Hong Kong-based 9GAG, Inc. reports improved availability for its entertainment website, a 20% improvement in server response time, and a nearly 20% improvement in overall network activity.

  • AWS Case Study: Acquia

    Acquia is a cloud platform for building, managing, and optimizing digital experiences. Acquia uses AWS in a variety of ways, such as managing and provisioning the IT infrastructure necessary to host its customers’ websites and web applications. Acquia uses AWS Enterprise Support to learn about and begin using new AWS services in order to optimize its cloud architecture and provide the best possible experience for its customers.

  • AWS Case Study: adesso

    adesso is an independent IT service provider specialized in consulting and software development for business projects. The focus is on optimizing core business processes with modern IT. adesso needed a cloud service provider to offer its startup customers a scalable and affordable foundation for their business and to provide cloud solutions for its enterprise customers, who test systems in different environments.

  • AWS Case Study: AdRoll

    AdRoll, an online advertising platform, serves 50 billion impressions a day worldwide with its global retargeting platforms. By leveraging the scalability and flexibility offered by AWS, AdRoll has been able to grow by more than 15,000% over the last year.

  • AWS Case Study: AEG

    Worldwide entertainment facility provider AEG needed an intranet site for users both inside and outside the corporate network. Huddle Group, an Argentina-based systems integrator and member of the AWS Partner Network (APN), partnered with AEG to create a secure Amazon VPC and a SharePoint intranet site. The site provides 99% availability to AEG’s new VPC for 10,000 worldwide users.

  • AWS Case Study: AGC Asahi Glass

    AGC Asahi Glass uses AWS to reduce operational costs by 40 percent, set up new servers in days instead of two months, and give IT more time to focus on new corporate initiatives. The company, part of AGC Group, is the largest glass manufacturer in the world and specializes in architectural and automotive glass products. AGC Asahi Glass migrated a total of 92 critical applications, including its SAP ERP system, to the AWS Cloud.

  • AWS Case Study: Air Works

    By using AWS, Air Works has improved the performance of its operations by 84 percent and its response times by 160 percent. Air Works is one of India's largest independent aviation maintenance repair and overhaul companies. The company uses AWS to run all of its operations, including compute, identity and access management, and storage.  

  • AWS Case Study: Aire

    Aire provides an alternative to traditional methods of credit scoring for people who have little or no credit history, or are incorrectly classified. The company runs its Aire API web application, as well as analysis and business reporting capabilities, on AWS. Using AWS, Aire took its app to market fast, while ensuring it had the security and availability to get people access to fair credit in a cost-effective way.

  • AWS Case Study: Albrecht Dürer Airport Nuremberg

    Airport Nuremberg needed a flexible and scalable website to handle demand during peak periods. Infopark GA, an AWS partner, used AWS to deliver a highly available and secure website for Airport Nuremberg. The airport estimates saving 60-70% compared to previous web hosting costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Alcatel-Lucent

    Alcatel Lucent, a French global telecommunication solutions provider, created OpenTouch Video Store, an online service for enterprises dedicated to the creation and sharing of video content. The company uses AWS to transcode, store and deliver the video content available on its platform to customers located around the world. By using AWS, the company can now roll out new instances in under 5 minutes and ensure high availability and reliability for its service.

  • AWS Case Study: Aldebaran Robotics

    Aldebaran, a french robotics company, aims to create a family of companion robots that positively influence our daily lives at home and in school environments. The company uses AWS for storage and to host its website and application store for its robots. By using AWS, the company has gained agility and flexibility and can now make changes to its website infrastructure on the fly while freeing staff to focus on robotics rather than infrastructure.

  • AWS Case Study: Alert Logic

    Houston-based Alert Logic is a security-as-a-service provider that offers security-monitoring solutions for web and business applications. The company built its new vulnerability and configuration management solution, Cloud Insight, on AWS. Cloud Insight helps customers easily identify security threats and quickly remediate them. By leveraging AWS features and services such as APIs and AWS CloudTrail, Alert Logic estimates it saved more than $1 million in capital expenses and six months of development time while launching Cloud Insight.

  • AWS Case Study: AlphaSense

    AlphaSense collects and indexes millions of documents from around the world to provide insights into public company disclosures for investors, including large American investing firms. The company built its software platform on AWS. By using Amazon EC2 Spot Instances, AlphaSense has reduced its cost for each re-indexing of its massive data set from $5,000 to $80.

  • AWS Case Study: Amazon DynamoDB at GREE

    By using Amazon DynamoDB as the main storage service for its smartphone game Another Eden, and deploying Amazon EC2 and Amazon DynamoDB Auto Scaling, GREE was able to flexibly respond to post-launch demand that reached the million-download mark. GREE provides mobile internet services in Japan and developed the social-networking service GREE. In recent years, GREE has acquired application-development studios—such as Wright Flyer Studios—that have released native smartphone games as the company continues to develop its media, advertising, and investment businesses. Adopting an AWS Cloud solution built on Amazon DynamoDB helped GREE save money by adjusting capacity automatically, and let the company create a highly integrated and automated development and operational environment.

  • AWS Case Study: AmInvest

    AmInvest, a Malaysia-based funds management service, applies analytical and statistical modeling to identify and exploit market opportunities on behalf of its clients. The company uses AWS to run its analytical and statistical financial modeling platform and analyze more than a terabyte of data. By moving to AWS, AmInvest will lower the cost to run analytics by 50% over a five-year period and reduce the average time required to complete client scenarios in half.

  • AWS Case Study: Anhanguera

    Anhanguera is one of the largest universities in Brazil and one of the largest users of Moodle, an e-learning platform for collaborative learning. When Anhanguera needed to scale the platform to meet user demand, the university leveraged AWS to build a solution that would deliver applications reliably and grow with the user population.

  • AWS Case Study: Animoto

    New York-based Animoto launched its web application in 2007, allowing people to create and share videos via the web or mobile device. Using AWS, Animoto scales seamlessly to handle spikes in demand.

  • AWS Case Study: Apeejay Stya & Svrán Group

    Apeejay Stya & Svrán Group is a leading Indian conglomerate with business interests in a wide range of industries. The company moved essential enterprise applications to AWS to better serve its dispersed global business units. The consolidation and centralization of these resources helped the company cut 40% from its IT system costs, 50% from administration costs, and 80% from its software development times.

  • AWS Case Study: Arena Flowers

    Arena Flowers is an online florist and gift retailer that serves Europe and the US. The company decided to go all-in on AWS and uses the platform to host its website, order and stock management systems, and fulfillment applications. Now, the florist saves 30% on hosting costs and can scale to expand with massive sales surges on days like Valentines Day.

  • AWS Case Study: Arterys

    Arterys offers a medical imaging solution that enables radiologists and cardiologists to improve the process of diagnosing and staging cardiovascular disease in patients. The company is using AWS to render, analyze, and store multi-dimensional models of MRI scans each producing 5 to 10 GB of data. By using AWS, the company can render multi-dimensional models of the heart across all device types in 10 minutes or less instead of the 90-minute industry standard, and scale the platform to handle its growing storage needs.

  • AWS Case Study: Assignar

    Assignar provides software that streamlines the way organizations run their assets, field workers, and operations in highly regulated industries, using a single dashboard that delivers information in real time. The Australian startup uses AWS to run its software, including a mobile application that enables workers and managers to capture and submit compliance and safety information from the field. This has enabled Assignar to serve 35 clients in about 12 months versus 10 clients in a physical infrastructure, achieve 99.999 percent availability, and reduce the time needed to onboard new clients from two weeks to less than 10 seconds.

  • AWS Case Study: AudioCodes

    AudioCodes, based in Israel, develops Voice over IP (VoIP) infrastructure service applications for organizations and enterprises worldwide. The company uses AWS to host its VoIP applications and connect directly to proprietary hardware using AWS Direct Connect. As a result of using AWS, AudioCodes lowered its price point by 300% and broadened its customer base globally.

  • AWS Case Study: Automobili Lamborghini

    Automobili Lamborghini S.p.A. manufactures luxury super sports cars in Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy. When the company’s outdated website and infrastructure needed an update, Automobili Lamborghini chose AWS to bring a new website online in less than one month, supporting a new product launch that generated a 250% increase in website traffic.

  • AWS Case Study: Avianca

    Avianca Brasil, a Brazilian domestic air carrier with a reputation for passenger comfort and competitive pricing, uses AWS to host content for its marketing department. AWS provides a secure environment at an estimated 60% of the cost of an on-premises solution.

  • AWS Case Study: Azim Premji

    The Azim Premji Foundation works to improve education in India. The not-for-profit foundation works in 45 of India’s least developed districts. The Bangalore-based company uses the AWS Cloud to run all of its operations, including its database, application software, compute, and networking. By using AWS, Azim Premji Foundation is confident that it can double its user base to 10,000 people within the next few years.

  • AWS Case Study: B!Cash

    Brazilian company B!cash migrated its online money transfer platform from a traditional data center to AWS after experiencing scalability issues on Black Friday 2012. The company uses AWS to process payments between buyers and sellers on a PCI-compliant platform, scaling to support more than 40,000 merchants and 7 million active users.

  • AWS Case Study: Banjo

    Banjo provides an intersection between mobile, social, and location—allowing users across the world to tap into what’s happening in real time, no matter where it’s happening. Banjo migrated to AWS to leverage the flexibility and scalability of the AWS Cloud, enabling them to quadruple the company’s number of users in four months without sacrificing latency or availability.

  • AWS Case Study: Bankinter

    Bankinter, a leading provider of online banking services in Spain, uses AWS as an integral part of their credit-risk simulation application. The application uses complex algorithms to perform 5,000,000 simulations. Using AWS, Bankinter was able to reduce the average time-to-solution from 23 hours to 20 minutes.

  • AWS Case Study: Bart & Associates, Inc.

    Bart & Associates' 400 consultants provide expert enterprise software solutions to a broad range of U.S. government and commercial clients. As the company grew, it partnered with AWS consulting partner Monocle to replace its legacy applications with SAP enterprise software in the AWS cloud (hosted on SAP HANA) and is now running SAP CRM, SAP ERP, SAP Business Objects, and other SAP modules on AWS. Since the migration, Bart & Associates has rapidly accelerated project timelines while obtaining a cost-effective platform for its SAP environment.

  • AWS Case Study: Battle Camp

    PennyPop’s Battle Camp is a popular mobile game that has been downloaded more than 10 million times. By using Amazon DynamoDB as its primary data store, PennyPop can handle over 80,000 requests per second with just a small team of developers.

  • AWS Case Study: Beatpacking

    Beatpacking provides a free streaming music radio service called Beat. The South Korean startup uses AWS to store and deliver streaming content and to analyze user preferences based on 10s of thousands of data points. By using Amazon Web Services, Beatpacking has quickly scaled to support more than five million registered users, it’s expanding the service into other countries, and it can take advantage of flexible instance pricing to suit its evolving business.

  • AWS Case Study: Beatpacking Customizes its K-Pop Streaming Music Service Using Amazon DynamoDB

    Beatpacking provides a free streaming radio service called Beat. The South Korean startup uses a variety of AWS services, including DynamoDB, which it uses to store user preference data called “events” that help determine playlists. By using DynamoDB, Beatpacking has the flexibility to quickly adjust throughput provisioning needs in real time to support the collection of 20,000 events or more per second.

  • AWS Case Study: Belkin

    Belkin, a retail consumer electronics company based in California, uses AWS to launch products quickly and provide reliable, flexible service to its users.

  • AWS Case Study: Better Generation

    Better Generation channels the power of AWS to perform wind and solar energy assessments. By relying on AWS for e-mail, website hosting, and video distribution, the company saves money, time, and effort.

  • AWS Case Study: Big Data at Nikkei

    Using AWS, Nikkei developed a data gathering and analysis infrastructure, called Atlas, from scratch in just two months. The company used AWS's managed services to reduce the infrastructure cost of data gathering and storage to roughly a fifth of its former level while handling ten to twenty times as much data for a return on investment of more than 5,000 percent. Nikkei Inc. is a multimedia company with newspaper publishing at its core. Its other offerings include magazines, electronic media, and database services. Using Amazon SQS and Amazon Kinesis makes it possible to smoothly absorb changing access loads on news articles for which traffic patterns are difficult to predict, processing thousands or even tens of thousands of requests per second with no difficulty.

  • AWS Case Study: Bitdefender

    Bitdefender is a global provider of Internet security software. It uses AWS to help deliver the security-as-a-service module of its GravityZone platform to enterprise clients. By using AWS, its developers have additional tools to innovate and scale on demand with near-zero downtime, offering customers flexible, cost-effective security solutions.

  • AWS Case Study: BMW

    The BMW Group is using AWS for its new connected-car application that collects sensor data from BMW 7 Series cars to give drivers dynamically updated map information. BMW Group is one of the leading manufacturers of premium cars and mobility services in the world, with brands such as Rolls Royce, BMW, and Mini. BMW built its new car-as-a-sensor (CARASSO) service in only six months leveraging Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS), Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS), and AWS Elastic Beanstalk. By running on AWS, CARASSO can adapt to rapidly changing load requirements that can scale up and down by two orders of magnitude within 24 hours. By 2018 CARASSO is expected to process data collected by a fleet of 100,000 vehicles traveling more than eight billion kilometers.

  • AWS Case Study: Boxever

    Boxever’s customer intelligence platform for the travel industry enables retailers to analyze large volumes of customer data in real time. Needing to process and store an increasingly large data set securely, the company turned to AWS. Now Boxever uses AWS for real-time and batch processing, encrypting and storing data on AWS.

  • AWS Case Study: BQool

    BQool provides software that helps Amazon sellers manage reviews and feedback as well as compete with rivals. The company is running its seller software suite—Repricing Central, Feedback Central, and Review Central—in an AWS cloud architecture. This has enabled BQool to achieve 99.999 percent infrastructure availability while reducing the time required to launch new services by a month.

  • AWS Case Study: BrightRoll

    BrightRoll is an independent video ad technology platform for digital video advertising across the web, mobile devices, and connected TV. Using AWS, BrightRoll has created comprehensive digital advertising solutions that deliver petabytes of data to more than 80 of the top 100 US advertisers and 18 of the top 20 advertising technology companies.

  • AWS Case Study: Bristol-Myers Squibb

    When Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) needed a cost-effective solution to host research data for scientists, the global biopharmaceutical company decided to use AWS to build a secure, self-service portal. As a result, BMS can take advantage of on-demand capacity to keep costs low and run clinical trial simulations 98% faster than its previous environment.

  • AWS Case Study: British Gas

    Centrica Connected Home was started by Centrica, as part of British Gas, in 2012 to empower the consumer by enabling them to flexibly control their homes. The entire end-to-end infrastructure on which the Hive Platform is based—including marketing and support websites, data collection services, and the real-time store for user and analytics data—runs on AWS technologies.

  • AWS Case Study: Brooks Brothers

    Brooks Brothers is a leading US retailer of fashion wear and accessories. The company is running key business-critical SAP applications powered by HANA on AWS. Now, the organization can use AWS to launch and test new SAP software based retail projects in hours instead of weeks, save thousands on hardware costs, and focus more on new initiatives that drive revenue.

  • AWS Case Study: Browan Communications

    Browan Communications, based in Taiwan, sells wireless broadband products and services to clients worldwide. The company uses AWS to host its communications app, FreePP, an application that enables voice-over-IP and instant messaging services for its users. By running on AWS, Browan has reduced time to market by eight weeks and can spin up new servers in minutes instead of waiting weeks for hardware.

  • AWS Case Study: BuildFax

    BuildFax collects and stores building and permit information from municipalities and counties across the country, which customers use to access construction history, contractor records, and inspection information for millions of properties. When the previous infrastructure could no longer handle demand, BuildFax moved to AWS and can process 750 million different address combinations in less than 3 hours to provide aggregate permit data.

  • AWS Case Study: BuildFax & Amazon Machine Learning

    BuildFax provides insurers, building inspectors, and economists with information about commercial and residential structures across the United States. The company uses Amazon Machine Learning to create predictive models used for tasks such as estimating the age of roofs in a particular region so insurers can establish policies based on probable replacement costs. By using Amazon Machine Learning, BuildFax needs just a few weeks to create models that took six months or more in the past to build, and can offer new analytics services to its customers.

  • AWS Case Study: Burda Studios

    BurdaStudios delivers news 75 percent faster by using AWS technologies, supporting its leading celebrity website. Bunte.de is the most popular gossip portal in German-speaking Europe, attracting up to 35 million visits a month. By using a microservices architecture based on Amazon ECS and AWS Lambda, the website easily scales to cope with double the traffic during high-profile news events such as royal marriages or celebrity deaths.

  • AWS Case Study: Burt

    Swedish startup Burt helps large-scale publishers—including the Hearst Corporation in the United States and Bonnier in Europe—make the most of their digital presence through analysis of online advertising. It runs its data intelligence and analytics platform on Amazon Web Services. Using AWS, Burt avoided spending hundreds of thousands of dollars building its own data center and got to market quickly so it could deliver business insight to customers.

  • AWS Case Study: Buzzdial

    Founded in 2013, Buzzdial builds technologies that enable publishers and broadcasters to supplement television shows with a cross-screen digital experience that can be accessed on viewers’ computers, tablets, and phones, and integrated with the broadcast. Buzzdial is running this “second screen” web application in an Amazon Web Services infrastructure. This has enabled Buzzdial to reduce its capital and operating costs by 96 percent, support hundreds of thousands of concurrent users of its application, and expand seamlessly into international markets.

  • AWS Case Study: Canary

    Canary designs and manufactures a complete home security system in a single device that contains an HD video camera and environmental sensors. The company is running its website, platform, and video services on AWS. Using AWS, Canary has the scalability to serve customers in 185 countries and can support more than 150 million incoming videos daily.

  • AWS Case Study: Car&Boat Media

    Car&Boat Media is a leader in online automobile advertising and editorial content based in France. The company turned to AWS to host, store and deliver website content to its web properties Lacentrale.fr and Promoneuve.fr. By using AWS, the company stores 10 million photos, supports 14 million visitors and delivers 280,000 ads to its websites.

  • AWS Case Study: CardFlight

    Innovative payment startup CardFlight allows merchants to integrate EMV chip card payments into their existing mobile apps. The company’s payment platform, which encrypts customers’ sensitive financial information and delivers it to payment processors securely, is hosted on the AWS cloud. The AWS PCI-compliant infrastructure has helped CardFlight to bring its solution to market faster, while reducing IT capex and opex by around 40 percent compared to building and maintaining an in-house data center.

  • AWS Case Study: Casa & Video

    Casa & Video is one of Brazil's largest providers of electronics and home products, its infrastructure must be versatile enough to handle large traffic spikes during the holiday shopping season, while also supporting an immense inventory and supply chain. Today, Casa & Video's ecommerce platform incorporates Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS, Amazon S3, Amazon EC2 Elastic IP Addresses, and Amazon CloudWatch to optimize performance. 

  • AWS Case Study: Cenique

    Cenique’s shopper-insight and digital-signage solutions provide retailers across the globe with an easy way to analyze in-store customer behavior and optimize marketing strategies accordingly. The company migrated its analytics platform to AWS after experiencing frequent downtime with on-premises servers. By moving to AWS, Cenique has reduced its operating costs by 60 percent and scaled to support a tenfold increase in customers.

  • AWS Case Study: Center for American Progress

    The Center for American Progress is a progressive think tank based in Washington, D.C. The organization moved away from an on-premises IT infrastructure and now uses AWS to run 20 different website properties. By using AWS, the organization now has stable, highly scalable websites that can handle twice the traffic volume, and has eliminated costly website outages.

  • AWS Case Study: Channel 4

    To meet the needs of its on-demand and digital audiences, UK broadcaster Channel 4 chose AWS to help monetize volumes of platform data. By running on AWS and using Amazon EMR, the broadcast company can collect and analyze vast amounts of data in real time to deliver highly targeted ads to viewers during a 60-minute program.

  • AWS Case Study: Chef

    Chef enables engineers to turn their infrastructure into code by automating how they build, deploy, and manage IT infrastructure. By using AWS to build its infrastructure automation platform, the company has reduced the time its engineers need to provision new IT resources from months to minutes. As a result, the company can focus on building new features for its platform instead of having to worry about managing infrastructure.

  • AWS Case Study: Choice Logistics

    Choice Logistics, Inc. provides time-critical delivery services to businesses and an available and efficient messaging environment is vital. By working with APN partner Smartronix to deploy Microsoft Exchange 2010 on the AWS Cloud, Choice Logistics can respond to business demands and resize mailbox servers containing terabytes of data in minutes.

  • AWS Case Study: Citrix

    Citrix provides cloud networking products that power some of the world’s largest websites and portals. After joining the AWS Marketplace, Citrix doubled both customers and revenue month over month for its flagship NetScaler and CloudBridge products.

  • AWS Case Study: City of Asheville

    The City of Asheville, located in North Carolina, attracts both tourists and businesses alike with a population of 80,000. The city needed to replace its old disaster recovery (DR) solution that was located a few blocks away from their offices. Enlisting the help of APN partner CloudVelox, the city used AWS to replace its DR solution with one in a different geographic location designed for high availability. By using AWS, the city no longer worries about the risk of not having the necessary IT infrastructure available to support data recovery and critical IT systems during an event such as a hurricane.

  • AWS Case Study: City of McKinney

    The City of McKinney, Texas has about 155,000 residents and is located 15 miles north of Dallas. The city’s IT department is going all-in on AWS and uses the platform to run a wide range of services and applications, such as its land-management and records-management systems. By using AWS, the city’s IT department can focus on delivering new and better services for its citizens and city employees instead of spending resources on buying and maintaining IT infrastructure.

  • AWS Case Study: Citymaps

    The mission of startup Citymaps is to make mapping a social activity. Citymaps makes a social mapping platform available on iOS, Android, and the web, and provides users with an intuitive mapping interface that is hosted on AWS. Using AWS, Citymaps has been able to focus its team on development initiatives rather than operations, and has been able to scale up seamlessly during traffic spikes of 400-500 percent above normal.

  • AWS Case Study: Civis Analytics

    Civis Analytics creates technologies that empower companies and organizations to extract valuable insights from the data they generate, transforming them into smarter organizations. The company uses Amazon Redshift to run its analytics platform enabling its customers to run tens of thousands of jobs per month regardless of their complexity. Using AWS, Civis Analytics can scale up its IT infrastructure dynamically based on the number of customer using its platform.

  • AWS Case Study: Classle

    Classle's social learning platform serves as a collaborative learning resource for students; especially for the resource and opportunity constrained learners. The company's infrastructure is built entirely on AWS. This infrastructure includes almost all services of AWS including the pairing of Amazon S3 as an origin server and Amazon CloudFront as an edge server. This combination has helped Classle to improve its Web content delivery speed by 180 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: ClicThat

    ClicThat is a UK-based e-commerce company that offers a collaborative online auction platform to businesses and consumers. When it was ready to launch, the company turned to AWS to run its platform to ensure that it would scale with user demand. By moving its infrastructure to AWS, the company reduced its cost by 70% over traditional hardware-based infrastructures.

  • AWS Case Study: Cloud Advantage

    Cloud Advantage is a cloud infrastructure technology consultancy based in Sydney, Australia. Using AWS, Cloud Advantage can reduce infrastructure costs by hundreds of thousands of dollars and help businesses of all sizes launch new projects cost effectively.

  • AWS Case Study: Cloud Kinetics

    Cloud Kinetics is an APN Advanced Consulting Partner that helps enterprises, small and mid-sized businesses, and ISVs move to the AWS cloud. The company launched on AWS so it could offer its customers business consulting, architecting, cloud environments, and lifecycle management services for its clients. By using AWS, Cloud Kinetics can market solutions to a range of segments, from small businesses to enterprise financial institutions.

  • AWS Case Study: CMP.LY

    CMP.LY offers a social media monitoring, measurement, insight, and compliance solution called CommandPost, which runs entirely on the AWS cloud. CMP.LY uses AWS Lambda to process and record inbound traffic from a range of social media platforms within milliseconds of arrival. By using AWS Lambda, CMP.LY has reduced its server maintenance needs and improved CommandPost’s performance.

  • AWS Case Study: Cmune

    Cmune is pioneering the field of 3D social games. Hosting its platform backend on AWS gives Cmunel a fexible and scalable infrastructure critical to the game producer's success.

  • AWS Case Study: Code.org

    Code.org, a non-profit dedicated to expanding youth participation in computer science, turned to AWS to help launch its Hour of Code campaign. AWS provided the elasticity to keep the organization’s website running as 20 million students wrote nearly 700 million lines of code on the site during Computer Science Education Week.

  • AWS Case Study: Coinbase

    Coinbase is the world's most popular bitcoin wallet, facilitating bitcoin transactions in 190 countries. The organization runs its global bitcoin exchanges, wallets, and an analytical insight pipeline on AWS. Using AWS, Coinbase has grown to support 3 million global bitcoin users and processes and can analyze 1 TB of data each day for better insight into its business.

  • AWS Case Study: Comba Telecom

    It would take Comba Telecom’s global finance team more than 400 milliseconds to access the company’s SAP Business One financial reporting system located in a Hong Kong data center. By moving the SAP solution to the AWS Cloud, access time improved to less than 100 milliseconds and Comba Telecom calculates reducing total cost of ownership by 40%.

  • AWS Case Study: Concrete Software

    Concrete Software has been designing and publishing games for mobile platforms, including iOS, Android, BlackBerry, and Microsoft Windows, since 2003. By using Amazon Cognito, the company can easily manage end-user identities, synchronize game data across platforms and devices, and rapidly deploy new games across smartphones and tablets helping them deliver a consistent user-experience.

  • AWS Case Study: ConnectWise

    ConnectWise provides platforms that help IT services companies sell, service, and support their technology products and services. ConnectWise uses AWS Lambda to process operational logs from Amazon S3 so it can create real-time system performance dashboards that enable IT teams to provide high-quality service to their customers. As a result, the company has reduced its server maintenance needs from weeks to hours.

  • AWS Case Study: Convertale

    Convertale helps its customers get an edge in the e-commerce space through product recommendations based on analysis of online shoppers’ behavior. Its real-time, plug-and-play recommendation engine runs on Amazon Web Services. Using AWS, the firm gained a scalable environment in which to test and run its solution, and it now processes more than half a billion user behaviors a month for its e-commerce clients.

  • AWS Case Study: CoreTech System

    CoreTech System (Moldex3D) provides computer-aided engineering (CAE) simulation software for the plastic injection molding industry. The company wanted to expand and saw the cloud as an ideal environment for high-computing processing. Using AWS to host its SaaS solution, CoreTech System has been able to scale to accommodate job requests automatically, pass cost savings to traditional customers, and expand its customer base.

  • AWS Case Study: Corporate Governance Risk

    Corporate Governance Risk Pty Ltd (CGR), developer of a web-based risk management application, found that moving to the AWS Cloud gave the company a competitive edge to deliver services to its European clients in seconds with virtually zero downtime.

  • AWS Case Study: Coursera

    Coursera, an educational company based in Mountain View, CA, partners with prominent universities around the world to offer free online courses. By running its website on AWS, Coursera can handle half a petabyte of traffic each month and scale to deliver courses to over 21 million learners from around the globe.

  • AWS Case Study: Coursera & EC2 Container Service

    Coursera is an education platform that partners with top universities worldwide to offer more than a thousand online courses for free. The company uses Amazon EC2 Container Service to manage a microservices -based architecture for its applications. Coursera can now deploy software changes in minutes instead of hours in a resource-isolated environment.

  • AWS Case Study: Crittercism

    Crittercism is a mobile application performance management solution that helps developers monitor the performance of their mobile apps across iOS, Windows, Android, and HTML5 platforms. The company uses AWS to run its performance management solution and monitor more than one billion mobile apps. Using tools like Chef and Docker with AWS allows the company's three-person engineering team to automate processes and deploy multiple code updates per day instead of managing hardware.

  • AWS Case Study: CrossKnowledge

    CrossKnowledge, a global digital learning company, provides distance learning solutions that enable companies to train employees. The organization uses AWS to expand internationally and reach customers that they couldn’t reach before with their on-premises infrastructure. Thanks to the scalability, global reach, and low cost of AWS, the company has grown its user base by 10x from 500,000 users to 5 million.

  • AWS Case Study: CrowdChat

    CrowdChat takes conversations on the Internet and social media networks and then unifies them for users according to topic hashtags. The company turned to AWS to run its web application as well as its big data workloads. By using AWS, CrowdChat created an infrastructure that can store more than 250 million documents and easily handle demand so users can quickly find topics of interest.

  • AWS Case Study: CSS Corp Uses AWS to Deploy Tools 7x Faster

    CSS Corp provides technology support for enterprise and consumer products, manages IT infrastructures, and deploys networks. When the company needed to speed deployment of its tools to customers, it moved to AWS. Now the company can deploy tools and technology 7x faster than it could with an on-premises data center and has reduced its IT operations costs by 60 percent. CSS Corp also recently deployed its SAP ERP on HANA using AWS.

  • AWS Case Study: Cydar

    Fast-growing clinical applications firm Cydar provides 3D overlay technology for X-ray–guided procedures. It turned to Amazon Web Services for massive graphics processing unit (GPU) compute power to rapidly update its overlays. With AWS, Cydar saved about £200,000 and hundreds of hours of development time.

  • AWS Case Study: D-Link

    D-Link Corporation, an international networking solutions provider, needed to launch its cloud-based service portal, mydlink, quickly and economically. By migrating to AWS, the company was able to build and deploy the portal in only six weeks, and estimates 30% faster service delivery to customers while reducing IT costs by roughly 50%.

  • AWS Case Study: Daily Voice

    Daily Voice provides online news coverage specific to communities throughout Connecticut and New York. The company runs its website infrastructure on AWS including its web servers, content delivery, and email services. By using AWS, Daily Voice has been able to scale its website to support a 40% increase in web traffic and send around 200,000 emails per day to its users.

  • AWS Case Study: Dash

    Dash Labs has created a smart driving app to make the road safer, cleaner, and more affordable by giving drivers the ability to monitor the performance and fuel efficiency of their vehicles. The company runs its application entirely on AWS, storing and analyzing billions of events. By using AWS for the real-time processing of events, Dash can provide its users with up-to-the-minute driving details and save on administrative costs.

  • AWS Case Study: DataRPM

    DataRPM, based in Redwood City, CA, helps enterprises to create data products to solve specific business problems in retention, personalization and monetization. The company runs on AWS to ensure that it can scale up to accommodate the needs of its users, who require high availability and high the needs of its users, who require high availability and high throughput for the business analytics and modeling they perform. By using AWS, the company estimates its performance has improved by 30 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: DataXu

    DataXu is a cloud-based provider of programmatic software that helps advertisers save money and increase sales through greater effectiveness and efficiency in their marketing efforts. The company faced issues with scale and costs associated with on-premises IT environments and turned to AWS to run its big data platform. By using AWS, DataXu evaluates more than 30 trillion ad opportunities per month while saving up to 72 percent monthly on operational costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Dato

    Dato uses AWS to support highly scalable big-data applications that run machine learning processes for real-time analytics. Dato is a startup focused on creating a platform for people to build intelligent applications that use machine learning as their core technology. Dato uses a range of AWS services, including powerful Amazon EC2 G2 instance types, Amazon S3 for storing data, and Elastic Load Balancing to distribute prediction workloads across available machines for optimal speed and reliability.

  • AWS Case Study: Decisyon

    Decisyon develops a wide array of platforms that help customers unify business and operational applications for better decision making. Decisyon uses AWS to run big data solutions and its customers’ Internet of Things ecosystems, ranging from smart windfarms to supply-chain vendor management systems. By using AWS, Decisyon has a scalable, fault-tolerate platform to serve customers in 11 countries.

  • AWS Case Study: Delaware North

    Delaware North is a major presence in the food service and hospitality industry, serving more than 500 million customers at 200 venues around the world each year. The company decided to move most of its corporate data center operations to AWS. The migration helped Delaware North reduce its server footprint by 91 percent, achieve a projected TCO reduction of at least $3.5 million over five years, improve security compliance and disaster recovery, and vastly streamline the delivery of new services and solutions internally and to its business customers.

  • AWS Case Study: Democratic National Committee

    The Democratic National Committee (DNC) assists local, state, and federal Democratic candidates. The organization moved from a traditional IT infrastructure to AWS to run its website and to gather, store, and deliver voter data to other political organizations. By using AWS, the DNC reduced its IT footprint, cut costs, and can scale its website easily to handle spikes in traffic.

  • AWS Case Study: DerbySoft

    DerbySoft is a global hub that connects those in the travel industry, from tour operators and travel agencies to global hotel chains. Using AWS helps the company reduce capital expenditure and offer real-time data with high availability and minimal latency to more than 8,000 hotels.

  • AWS Case Study: Devicescape

    Devicescape enables telecom operators to manage the movement of their smartphone users between cellular and Wi-Fi networks, ensuring the best connection at all times. Devicescape used AWS to rebuild its service and seamlessly connect people to its network of more than 20 million public Wi-Fi access points worldwide.

  • AWS Case Study: Diffbot

    Diffbot provides APIs to understand and extract a variety of data from web pages. The company runs on AWS to scale in as little as 5 minutes for high-performance computing tasks and process hundreds of millions of web pages per month.

  • AWS Case Study: Discovery Communications

    Discovery Communications’ digital media business uses AWS to easily meet fluctuating traffic on its websites, which attract tens of millions of visitors each month. With AWS, Discovery migrated more than 40 websites, saving a substantial amount in infrastructure costs.

  • AWS Case Study: DNAnexus

    DNAnexus delivers a platform as a service for genomic researchers at more than 100 enterprises across the globe. To support large-scale genomic studies, the company turned to AWS for its high-performance compute and storage to run the DNAnexus genome informatics and data management platform. On AWS, DNAnexus scales to tens of millions of core hours of analysis and stores petabytes of data in a HIPAA-compliant environment.

  • AWS Case Study: DoApp

    DoApp provides more than 460 web and mobile applications for news organizations in 150 markets across the United States, with support for the iOS, Android, Amazon Fire, and mobile web platforms. The company uses Amazon Web Services to publish, update, and serve content to apps, particularly news apps that can be customized for individual organizations. By using AWS, the company’s 12 employees—including just three backend developers—have been able to provide content with uninterrupted availability for nearly five years while continually innovating and winning new clients across the globe.

  • AWS Case Study: Docker

    Docker is an open platform for developers to build, ship, and run distributed applications. Through its platform, the company aims to liberate developers from the concerns associated with the production and distribution of applications. Listen to Ben Golub, CEO of Docker, as he shares a short update on running Docker on AWS and describes what’s coming next to the platform.

  • AWS Case Study: Dole

    Needing a solution to host its Microsoft SharePoint solutions, Dole Food Company, chose AWS because of reliability and low cost. The company can launch a new SharePoint site in minutes on the AWS Cloud and has saved at $350,000 in operating expenses.

  • AWS Case Study: Dolphin Browser by MoboTap Inc.

    The Dolphin Browser by MoboTap, Inc. has been downloaded over 13 million times onto Android, iPhone and iPad mobile devices. The majority of the browser’s services and backend operations are powered by more than eighty instances running Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon EBS, Amazon EMR, Amazon RDS, and Amazon CloudFront.

  • AWS Case Study: Domain Group

    Domain Group provides real estate information and services to Australians via online and print platforms. The firm runs the infrastructure supporting its database, websites, and mobile applications in the AWS cloud. This has enabled Domain to improve server response times by 50 percent, provision new Windows instances in 10 minutes, and achieve availability of 99.95 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: Druva

    Druva provides endpoint data solutions for mobile enterprise customers. By moving to AWS, Druva can give customers near immediate access to new product features, and is able to focus on product updates instead of IT.

  • AWS Case Study: DXL

    Destination XL (DXL) is the largest specialty retailer of big and tall men’s apparel in the United States, operating more than 200 retail and outlet stores that carry more than 2,000 private label and name-brand styles. The company was looking for a platform that would allow it to extend its in-store customer experience to online shoppers, and chose AWS.

  • AWS Case Study: EasyTaxi

    EasyTaxi’s mobile platform enables customers to find and hire taxis fast in more than 30 countries around the world. The company turned to AWS to host its mobile application and store taxi drivers’ documents. By using AWS, the company can support more than 300,000 requests per minute to its API and conduct text searches on billions of indexed documents.

  • AWS Case Study: Eataly

    Eataly is a provider of Italian food, beverages, restaurants, and other products and services. It uses AWS for a wide range of business functions, including running its website and e-commerce platform, providing data storage, communicating with a mobile app, and for business analytics. By using AWS, Eataly has been able to expand globally while scaling to support hundreds of thousands of users and millions of page views every month.

  • AWS Case Study: Echo360

    Echo360 provides an active learning platform that schools and students can use on-campus or as a distance-learning application. The company uses AWS to store, manage, deliver and archive the content on its platform. Running on AWS allows the company to scale globally and reliably as two million students across 650 schools in 30 countries use the platform. Taking advantage of dynamic scaling and other AWS efficiencies enables Echo360 to deliver the learning platform to schools at 30 percent less than an on-premises solution.

  • AWS Case Study: Edotco

    edotco Group has achieved availability well in excess of its service level agreement of 99.95 percent and reduced infrastructure costs by at least 50 percent over five years by using AWS. Established in 2012, edotco Group provides end-to-end solutions in the telecommunications tower services sector, including collocations, build-to-suit, energy, transmission, operations, and maintenance in Asia. The company is currently deploying business-critical telecommunications and business intelligence systems in AWS.  

  • AWS Case Study: eFront

    eFront is a French-based company that creates financial software for customers in the private equity, real-estate investment, banking, and insurance sectors. eFront is migrating a data center to AWS in order to reduce costs and provide scalable operations worldwide. By using AWS, the company has reduced its time to market and expanded its services to customers in South America.

  • AWS Case Study: Egis Technology

    Egis Technology Inc. (EgisTec), a leading sensor provider of fingerprint biometrics and data encryption, uses AWS as a cost-effective platform to deploy their company website and product web application.

  • AWS Case Study: EigenRisk

    EigenRisk delivers risk analytics services to the insurance, reinsurance, and risk-management community. The startup moved its operations to AWS early on to provide the robust computing power and speed it needed to present proofs of concept to its clients. By using AWS for its compute, database, load balancing, and networking needs, EigenRisk has reduced its time to market and can scale up as its growth requires.

  • AWS Case Study: Encoding

    Encoding.com provides Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) video encoding for customers around the world. Encoding.com runs 100% of its media processing on Amazon EC2, with video storage and instance backups on Amazon S3, AWS Import/Export service for customers with massive video-encoding jobs, and Amazon CloudFront for "cloud video" distribution.

  • AWS Case Study: Endemol

    Endemol provides multiplatform entertainment content that is distributed in more than 30 countries. The Netherlands-based company turned to AWS to help manage its massive digital media output and uses Amazon WorkSpaces for provisioning virtual desktops for temporary workers. With AWS, the company has cut IT costs about 70 percent compared to its old IT architecture.

  • AWS Case Study: Enlighten Designs

    Enlighten Designs uses AWS to stream live sporting events (e.g., Winter Olympics Vancouver 2010) by deploying instances on Amazon EC2 to power the underlying infrastructure for streaming live footage of these events.

  • AWS Case Study: EROAD

    EROAD is a New Zealand technology business that sells hardware and software to monitor commercial vehicles and collect road-user charges electronically. The company uses the global infrastructure that AWS offers to expand its vehicle monitoring and tolling platform to new markets worldwide with ease. AWS allows EROAD to set up services in new countries in minutes, support thousands of vehicle location updates per second and achieve 99.99% availability for its services.

  • AWS Case Study: Essent

    Essent, the largest energy company in the Netherlands, serves more than four million customers. The company uses AWS to manage high volumes of data coming from smart meters that monitor customers’ energy usage. Using AWS, Essent has a highly scalable platform capable of handling at least 200,000 messages every 10 seconds.

  • AWS Case Study: ESuperfund

    ESUPERFUND is one of the largest self-managed retirement funds service provider in Australia. To prepare and scale for a period of rapid expansion, the company migrated its website infrastructure and client database to the AWS Cloud. The ESUPERFUND site now performs three times faster than before and the company has reduced operating costs by 40%.

  • AWS Case Study: Etix

    Etix, an international web-based ticketing service company, provides over 50 million tickets per year in 40 countries. By working with Attunity, an AWS technology partner, Etix can perform complex queries across 13 years of transactional data for comprehensive analysis and new product development.

  • AWS Case Study: Euclid

    Euclid, based in Palo Alto, CA, collects and analyzes data to help brick-and-mortar retailers optimize their businesses. By running on AWS, Euclid can run complex queries on tens of terabytes of data in only two hours while reducing costs by nearly 90%.

  • AWS Case Study: EUROFORUM

    EUROFORUM, a subsidiary of Informa plc, engages recognized experts from business, academia and politics for knowledge transfer through conferences, seminars and annual meetings. Informa needed a global service provider to move its server infrastructure into the cloud. With AWS, EUROFORUM is able to quickly scale its IT infrastructure to support rapid changes to organizational needs.

  • AWS Case Study: European Space Agency

    The European Space Agency (ESA) uses satellites to collect valuable data about the current state of the planet through its Data User Elements (DUE) program. AWS helps DUE provide images and other products to over 50,000 users worldwide, which can equal 30 TB of information.

  • AWS Case Study: Ex Machina

    Ex Machina is a leading developer of second-screen apps, where users interact with TV broadcasts via a cell phone or tablet. To cope with huge traffic spikes when hundreds of thousands of users use the service at once, Ex Machina hosts the platform that powers all its applications on AWS. By using an elastic infrastructure as opposed to a fixed one, Ex Machina saves around 90 percent in costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Excelsoft Technologies

    Excelsoft Technologies is an e-learning company that develops software platforms and applications to offer online courses, tests, assessments and other tools for the education market. Excelsoft uses Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Elastic Load Balancing, Amazon SQS, and Amazon CloudFront to provide its customers with reliable products and services.

  • AWS Case Study: Exeter Family Friendly

    Exeter Family Friendly is a leading UK-based insurance company, initially founded over 100 years ago. Exeter Family uses AWS to run its policy servicing, data warehouse, customer relationship, SharePoint sites, and SAP Business One. Migrating its entire infrastructure to AWS helped Exeter reduce processing time by 6x and increase the delivery of customer quotes by almost 30%.

  • AWS Case Study: EyeEm

    Berlin start-up, EyeEm, provider of a popular photography platform for sharing smartphone pictures, turned to AWS for help managing unexpected growth and traffic spikes. By running on AWS, EyeEm can scale to handle traffic spikes 30 to 50 times higher than normal and manage a tenfold increase in usage.

  • AWS Case Study: Eyeota

    Eyeota collects and analyzes audience data that online publishers use to create advertising campaigns. The company relies on AWS to collect and store billions of data points daily from more than 30,000 publishers, then uses internal analytics tools to help the publishers create targeted ads. By using AWS, Eyeota has been able to expand into multiple international markets while keeping costs low and maximizing its customers’ advertising revenues.

  • AWS Case Study: Fabric Genomic

    Fabric Genomics uses AWS to process whole genomes in minutes, help physicians diagnose diseases faster, and scale to support large genomic datasets. The company offers a computational genomics software platform that clinical labs use to rapidly and accurately process and analyze genomic data. Fabric Genomics runs its genetic variant discovery and interpretation workloads on AWS.

  • AWS Case Study: Fairfax Media

    Fairfax Media is a leading multi-platform media company with metropolitan, rural, regional and community publications in Australia and New Zealand. Fairfax uses AWS services to reduce its multi-million dollar Capital Expenditures bill and bring new products to market in weeks.

  • AWS Case Study: Fashiolista

    Fashiolista, a fashion-based social network based in the Netherlands, outgrew its colocation facility after attracting more than a million members in two years. To sustain growth, the company established a flexible solution using AWS that has supported a 150% increase in web traffic, allowed Fashiolista to provide 99.99% availability, and reduced hardware investments by 60%.

  • AWS Case Study: Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago

    The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago was chartered in 1932 to improve capital availability in the real estate market by loaning money to other banks. The company migrated all of its internal production workloads to AWS including its analytics platform, disaster recovery solution, and other internal applications. By moving to AWS, the organization reduced its overall IT infrastructure costs by 30 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: Ferrara Candy

    Ferrara Candy Company, founded in 1908, is the third largest confectionery company in the United States. The company is running its reporting and analytics environment (using SAP BusinessObjects on HANA) in an AWS production environment. By using AWS, insight delivery times have been reduced from weeks to minutes, and the company has access to full data sets and the ability to analyze on demand.

  • AWS Case Study: Fiksu

    Fiksu is a mobile advertising optimization platform that helps companies precisely target key audiences. The company has been doubling in size each year, creating scalability issues. Fiksu turned to AWS to solve the problem, using a full range of AWS services to dramatically scale its production infrastructure to process tens of billions of requests while cutting development time and costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Fin Design + Effects

    Fin Design + Effects is an award-winning Australian visual effects and design company. Fin is running its software rendering farm on AWS, as part of a hybrid architecture that also includes on-premises servers. Using AWS, the company is able to add compute resources on demand to support unexpected fluctuations, is reducing operational costs by 50 percent, and has the flexibility to manage both on-premises and cloud-based servers.

  • AWS Case Study: Financial Times

    The Financial Times, a global daily newspaper with a particular focus on business and economic events, is transforming itself into a digital organization that is at the cutting edge of news. The company uses Amazon Redshift to run queries on its 450,000 online subscribers 98% faster and 80% cheaper than with their previous data warehouse solution.

  • AWS Case Study: Flipboard

    Flipboard is one of the world’s first social magazines; the company’s mission is to fundamentally improve how people discover, view, and share content across their social networks. Using AWS, Flipboard was able to go from concept to delivered product in just 6 months with only a handful of engineers.

  • AWS Case Study: Flitsmeister

    Flitsmeister is a mobile app that provides Dutch drivers with continuously updated information, from their peers and from GPS signals, on traffic conditions in the Netherlands. The company moved its service to AWS, which allowed it to double refresh rates during busy periods to provide better and timelier information to users.

  • AWS Case Study: flydubai

    Low-cost airline flydubai has cut time to market for new online services from up to 10 weeks to just hours and is delivering a more responsive, reliable experience to customers using AWS. The company has 50 aircraft serving more than 90 destinations across the Middle East, Africa, the Caucasus, Europe, central Asia, and the Indian subcontinent. The airline runs its online check-in platform on AWS, and is using Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS, Amazon Direct Connect, and other services.

  • AWS Case Study: Flypay

    Flypay is a mobile application and payment technology company based in London. Flypay turned to AWS when it wanted to build a mobile app that would enable restaurant customers to pay their bills seamlessly. The company uses AWS to host its app, the apps of other restaurants, and power its mobile payment technology. Using AWS, Flypay can migrate, deploy, and scale mobile applications within 6 weeks with zero downtime.

  • AWS Case Study: FM Wakayama

    Using Amazon Polly, FM Wakayama created an artifical-intelligence announcer called Nanako, achieving automatic broadcasting with stable, human voice quality for 400–800 yen per year. FM Wakayama’s community FM broadcast, called Banana FM, serves about 500,000 listeners in and around Wakayama City, Japan. Nanako connects FM Wakayama's in-house systems to Amazon Polly Text-to-Speech service, ensuring stable broadcast quality when human employees are scarce, and allowing FM Wakayama to announce the latest news even during times of disaster—in short, making possible the kind of broadcasting that couldn’t be done with humans alone.

  • AWS Case Study: Football Addicts

    Sweden-based Football Addicts aims to change the sport of football (American soccer) with its Forza Football app, which aggregates users’ opinions to give fans a voice. The company runs its analytics platform on AWS, including a dashboard for visually analyzing metrics based on more than 1.6 billion user events across 100 million sessions per month. With the new insights gained, the company is able to adapt its app to regional preferences and improve retention rates.

  • AWS Case Study: Fotomerchant

    Fotomerchant provides a platform that helps photographers create their own photography website, portfolio, and online store. Looking for affordable storage to support its growing user base, Fotomerchant turned to AWS and is able to scale and store customer data cost effectively.

  • AWS Case Study: FOX Digital Consumer Group

    Fox Digital Consumer Group uses containerized microservices running on AWS to build and deliver FOX NOW. FOX NOW is an application that streams millions of hours of digital content to consumers via web, mobile, and set-top devices. Using a common API layer powered by Amazon API Gateway and Network Load Balancer, Fox can decouple the frontend of FOX NOW from the backend content system, which it hosts on AWS using microservices.

  • AWS Case Study: Freshdesk

    Freshdesk, a California-based startup provides companies with cloud-based customer support platforms to deliver great customer service. The company uses AWS to host, deploy and operate its customer support platform to support more than 28,000 customers. By using Amazon EC2 Reserved Instances the company saved more than 75% on infrastructure costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Fronde

    Fronde is a systems integrator and software developer based in Australia and New Zealand. Fronde, a member of the AWS Partner Network (APN), has used AWS since 2008 to design and integrate cloud solutions for thousands of customers worldwide.

  • AWS Case Study: Frontier Games

    Frontier Games is a UK-based video game company. It turned to AWS to develop and host its games, including Zoo Tycoon, Elite: Dangerous, and Coaster Crazy. By using AWS, Frontier Games can scale compute resources easily to handle large spikes in user traffic with popular titles, and is saving up to 30 percent compared to using a traditional technology infrastructure, allowing it to focus financial resources on game development instead of on IT hardware.

  • AWS Case Study: Fujitsu RunMyProcess

    Fujitsu RunMyProcess is a cloud based platform that enables enterprises to easily develop and deploy workflow-based applications within their organizations. The company migrated its entire infrastructure to AWS in 2008 to improve the availability of its services around the world. By using AWS, RunMyProcess expanded its infrastructure by tenfold for the same cost as its previous on-premise solution.

  • AWS Case Study: FunPlus Game

    FunPlus Game is a mobile and social gaming company that provides interactive games for mobile devices and social networks worldwide. By moving to AWS, FunPlus has the flexibility to customize its environment and can scale from 1 million to 3 million users in 3 months with only 1 engineer.

  • AWS Case Study: Futbol Club Barcelona

    Futbol Club Barcelona (FCBarcelona) is a highly popular soccer team based in Barcelona, Spain. In order to maintain the FCBarcelona website—which boasts over 6,000 pages and over 12,000 digitized photos, and is available in six languages—FCBarcelona’s partner, Gnuine, uses a number of Amazon Web Services products to host Ubiquo Sports, a specialized SaaS CMS: Amazon Route 53, Amazon CloudFront, Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, Elastic Load Balancing, Amazon CloudWatch, Amazon SNS, Amazon RDS, and AWS CloudFormation.

  • AWS Case Study: G+J Uitgevers

    G+J Uitgevers publishes successful media brands, like National Geographic and Vogue, for viewers in the Netherlands and Belgium. When the company needed a more flexible solution to handle unpredictable spikes in traffic to its websites, it migrated to AWS. Now, the company uses AWS to host all its websites, effectively managing traffic spikes, decreasing overall hosting costs by 20 percent, and decreasing time to market by 95 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: Galata Chemicals

    Galata Chemicals, an additives producer based in Connecticut, wanted to lower IT costs while maintaining a disaster recovery solution for their SAP ERP system. Galata worked with Protera Technologies to move Galata’s disaster recovery solution to AWS, saving time and reducing operational costs by approximately 70% when compared to an on-premises solution.

  • AWS Case Study: Gamegoo

    Gamegoo, a leading developer of online games in Asia, wanted to capitalize on the growing market for mobile games in China, but its on-premises servers couldn’t support players effectively. After migrating to AWS, Gamegoo is able to provide near 100% availability for mobile games and have the compute capacity to support 50,000 new players a day.

  • AWS Case Study: GE Business Integration Technologies Laboratory

    General Electrics’s Business Integration Technologies Laboratory wanted to re-imagine the manufacturing process, but was limited by the speed at which traditional environments can design, test, and build systems. The company took advantage of AWS GovCloud (US) to develop a new manufacturing platform that connects a global network of people and machines in a secure, compliant, and distributed environment.

  • AWS Case Study: General Electric's Digital Transformation

    General Electric (GE) is migrating more than 9,000 workloads, including 300 disparate ERP systems, to AWS while reducing its datacenter footprint from 34 to four over the next three years. The company is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive, and predictive. Jim Fowler, General Electric's chief information officer, noting that GE has been around for 140 years, says, "AWS is our trusted partner that is going to run our company for the next 140 years.” As an example, the GE Oil & Gas division has started this journey by migrating more than half of its core applications to AWS while achieving a 52 percent reduction in its total cost of ownership.

  • AWS Case Study: Geo.me

    Geo.me is a software company that helps large enterprises turn location data into actionable business intelligence through smartphone apps, navigational systems, and mobile devices. The startup began using AWS in 2008 and built its app to scale automatically while keeping costs low. Using AWS enablesd the company to drive efficiencies, enhance its services, and serve millions of requests around the world every day.

  • AWS Case Study: GeoNet

    GeoNet, New Zealand’s geological hazard monitoring system, needed a cost-effective way to support the public and emergency services organizations for earthquake notifications. The company uses AWS to host mobile applications that notify users about events such as tremors, volcanic eruptions and tsunamis and sends millions of notifications when they occur. By turning to AWS, the GeoNet Project can deliver critical notifications to tens of thousands of concurrent users for NZ$2,500 per month instead of the NZ$750,000 it would have cost to build the same solution using conventional SMS technologies.

  • AWS Case Study: Gibraltar Area School District, Wisconsin

    Gibraltar Area Schools in Fish Creek, Wisconsin, was balancing the expense of aging servers with the realities of a limited state budget. The district decided to forgo local infrastructure in favor of a scalable AWS environment—saving themselves an estimated 25 percent in hardware costs over the next 5 years. The district is using the savings to buy laptops for students and build out a wireless network on campus.

  • AWS Case Study: Gilt

    Using AWS Gilt can keep its customers’ data safe with virtual private networks, security groups, and other features supporting security, while expediting software deployments and updates with AWS CodeDeploy. Gilt is an online website that provides insider access to top fashion brands at deeply discounted prices. The company moved from an on-premises data center to AWS to leverage the speed and efficiency of a cloud-based microservices infrastructure.

  • AWS Case Study: GoAnimate

    GoAnimate is a web application that lets users easily create cartoon animations, for free, without having to draw. The company has seen its development time reduced through its use of AWS services, including Amazon EC2, Amazon RDS, Amazon S3 and Amazon SQS.

  • AWS Case Study: GOL Airlines

    GOL Airlines developed an Intranet system that can offer diverse entertainment options to passengers in flight. By combining an innovative concept with the technical expertise of AWS, the airline gained agility and faster time-to-market without the expense of on-premises equipment.

  • AWS Case Study: Goodman Group

    Goodman Group is a leading international industrial property group based in Sydney, Australia. Working with APN partner Ujelo Solutions, the company migrated from Microsoft Sharepoint 2010 to Microsoft SharePoint 2013 running on the AWS Cloud. As a result, Goodman Group avoided $400,000 in capital expenditures, improved scalability, and extended its redundancy and disaster recovery capabilities.

  • AWS Case Study: GoSquared

    GoSquared provides customer analytics services for web and mobile companies. The company moved the development and production environments of its analytics platform from a traditional IT infrastructure to the AWS cloud. Using AWS, the startup can process billions of customer data points daily ingested directly from its customers’ CRM, support, and marketing systems located on four continents.

  • AWS Case Study: GranBio

    GranBio is a Brazilian industrial biotech company that produces biofuel and second-generation biochemicals like paints and resins. Granbio is using AWS to run nearly all of its development and production workloads including its SAP Business One application. By launching on AWS, GranBio estimates that it saves 20% on OPEX.

  • AWS Case Study: GREE

    GREE creates popular game titles for mobile platforms. The company turned to AWS to run its mobile games (including Modern War, Crime City, and War of Nations), and its data analytics pipeline. With AWS, GREE can provision new IT resources in less than 45 seconds, as compared to hours and days with its prior IT infrastructure, while processing more than 500 GB of player logs each day.

  • AWS Case Study: GumGum

    GumGum provides a new kind of advertising platform dedicated to creating brand engagement alongside premium editorial content. The company uses a broad range of AWS services for advertising analytics, with results that are used to match ads to consumer preferences. By using AWS, GumGum can efficiently process 6 TB daily with 24/7 reliability and can scale to meet spikes in data throughput.

  • AWS Case Study: HashCube

    HashCube is a social gaming company that creates puzzle games on social networks. After experiencing uptime issues, HashCube moved to AWS and improved reliablity by almost 100%.

  • AWS Case Study: HasOffers

    Seattle-based HasOffers uses AWS to operate a service for managing advertising performance. The company processes and analyzes massive data sets of advertising events each month using AWS.

  • AWS Case Study: Haven Power

    Haven Power serves the electricity needs of business customers in the East of England. The company began using AWS for disaster recovery, and has since migrated its billing services and data warehouse to AWS. By using AWS, the company has seen response times drop from 500 milliseconds to 80 milliseconds and saved significant upfront capital expenditure by deciding not to upgrade its on-premise data center.

  • AWS Case Study: Healthdirect Australia

    Healthdirect Australia uses AWS to deliver services quickly across the entire country, including remote areas, while controlling costs and supporting a 300 percent growth in one year in the number of unique visitors to its websites. The public company provides a range of health and related services, information, and advice, and operates Australia’s National Health Services Directory. It uses a range of AWS products to support its web presence and deliver information to doctors, clinics and hospitals, and consumers.

  • AWS Case Study: Hearst Corporation

    Hearst Corporation is one of America’s largest diversified media companies with ownership of newspapers, magazines, television stations, and various other interests. The enterprise wanted to get out of the business of running IT infrastructure and is currently migrating 10 of its 29 global data centers to AWS. By using AWS instead of investing in traditional on-premises IT infrastructure, Hearst avoided a multimillion dollar investment and completed its IT infrastructure consolidation in one-fifth of the expected time.

  • AWS Case Study: Hess Corporation

    When Hess Corporation announced divestiture plans for its downstream businesses in March 2013, the IT department decided to migrate the associated infrastructure in a way that would completely uncouple dependence from its on-premises datacenter. Working with APN partner, Nimbo, Hess leveraged AWS to prepare its Energy Marketing business for acquisition in only 6 months — a process that would have taken twice as long with an on-premises environment.

  • AWS Case Study: HG Data

    HG Data provides a database of competitive intelligence for the technology industry and measures success by responding quickly to customer demand. By building its competitive intelligence database on AWS, the company can index billions of documents daily, use APIs to automate operations, and respond to customer data requests in hours instead of months. Furthermore, the company estimates reducing CAPEX by at least 50 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: Hi-Media

    Hi-Media is the Internet publisher of the Fotolog photo blogging website. Hi-Media rebuilt the site and moved it to AWS where it can easily scale to meet the demands of Fotolog’s 32 million global users who have collectively posted 1 billion photos and 10 billion comments.

  • AWS Case Study: Hiree

    Hiree is a Bangalore-based web portal with a focus on expediting the hiring process and helping jobseekers find get offers fast. The company uses AWS to run all of its operations, including its website, business intelligence platform, and a real-time recommendation engine that helps its users quickly find job openings that fit their profile. By using AWS, the company achieves high availability for more than 250,000 job seekers and 8,000 employers.

  • AWS Case Study: Hitachi

    Hitachi is a multinational conglomerate that helps enterprises manage their hybrid cloud infrastructure running on AWS with services such as IT consulting, architecting and development services, technical support, and SaaS enablement. Since 2013, Hitachi has trained more than 200 of its Solution Architects to improve how they support its customers' cloud deployments. As a result, Hitachi's Solution Architects can now be involved in more aspects of the company, including interacting with customers, being involved with sales cycles, and supporting expansion of the business.

  • AWS Case Study: Holiday Extras

    The Holiday Extras website (holidayextras.com) sells airport parking, hotels, travel insurance, and other travel add-ons. In order to deal with seasonal peaks and troughs, and to meet its goal of developing hassle-free customer technology, the company moved their infrastructure to AWS and reduced latency by 20%.

  • AWS Case Study: Holiday Extras Moves Finance Application to AWS

    Holiday Extras is a leading online provider of travel add-ons. After successfully migrating its customer-facing websites to AWS, the company moved its internal finance application to Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud. Moving to AWS increased the speed and reliability of the financial application, providing Holiday Extras with up-to-the-minute financial figures and enabling it to make faster business decisions.

  • AWS Case Study: Hotelogix

    Hotelogix is a web-based hotel management system developed by HMS Infotech. Hotelogix allows hospitality venues to conduct all of their daily activities, such as reservations and front desk operations, from a unified system that does not require any additional hardware or software expenses. HMS Infotech created Hotelogix's infrastructure using Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS and Amazon S3.

  • AWS Case Study: How AdRoll Lowers Costs with AWS

    AdRoll, a global leader in online retargeting platforms, needed a reliable global infrastructure to deliver high performance without incurring substantial operating or capital expenses. The company turned to AWS to build, deploy, and manage its advertising retargeting platform. As a result, AdRoll has been able to reduce fixed costs by 75 percent and annual operational costs by 83 percent, and can now focus on developing products and services instead of managing infrastructure.

  • AWS Case Study: Human Recognition Systems

    Human Recognition Systems (HRS) is a pioneer in applying biometric technology to the challenges of identity, ensuring that its customers have safe and secure workplaces. It offers a three-product software suite, which it is gradually migrating to an AWS infrastructure, away from deployments at customer sites. Moving to AWS enables greater scalability, flexibility, and elasticity for HRS and its customers.

  • AWS Case Study: Hungama Digital Media Entertainment

    Migrating to AWS in 2008 helped Hungama Digital Media Entertainment reduce IT costs and accelerate innovation and time-to-market. As more development teams migrated to AWS, Hungama turned to AWS Trusted Advisor to optimize its environment on AWS and reduced monthly costs by 33%.

  • AWS Case Study: IATA

    IATA, the trade association for the world’s airlines, develops global standards upon which the air transport industry is built. The company also provides financial and business intelligence (BI) services to others in the industry. By migrating its BI platform from an on-premises data center to AWS, IATA can provision new working environments in minutes instead of days and provide new capabilities for processing and storing data.

  • AWS Case Study: Idomoo

    Idomoo was founded in 2007 and is one of the first-to-market communication solutions that combine the compelling power of video with personally relevant, individualized data. Looking for a solution to advance their business to the next stage, Idomoo now uses AWS to support their entire end-to-end solution and saves up to 8 times in video generation costs.

  • AWS Case Study: IE Business School

    IE University, located in Madrid, is a top international business graduate school that incorporates a significant online component. Using an AWS solution, the school improved access to more than 99.9 percent uptime for students and instructors located worldwide.

  • AWS Case Study: iFlix

    iFlix built a business with 30 developers and signed up 450,000 customers in five months--which quickly grew to one million customers two months after that--using  AWS. The company is an on-demand video startup expanding throughout Southeast Asia. iFlix uses a broad range of AWS services including AWS Lambda, Amazon Kinesis, Amazon CloudFront, and Amazon API Gateway.

  • AWS Case Study: IMDb

    The Internet Movie Database (www.imdb.com) is one of the world’s most popular and authoritative sources for movie, TV and celebrity content with more than 100 million unique visitors per month. IMDb uses AWS and Amazon CloudFront to host search data, making the search experience the fastest possible by distributing the content physically close to IMDb's worldwide user base.

  • AWS Case Study: Imperia & Monferrina

    When Italian pasta-machine manufacturers Imperia and Monferrina merged in 2010, they used AWS to host Oracle eBusiness Suite as a single ERP solution for the two organizations. By not investing in traditional infrastructure, the company reduced their capital expenditure by 50%.

  • AWS Case Study: Import.io

    London-based startup import.io provides an online tool that can be used for scraping data from any website, enabling users to turn website information into structured data and APIs. The company turned to AWS to run its web-data analytics service. By using AWS, the 25-person company can focus on developing the product instead of buying and maintaining IT infrastructure, enabling it to deliver continuous feature improvements while easily scaling to handle billions of transactions annually.

  • AWS Case Study: Impossible Software

    Impossible Software is using AWS to provide a scalable global platform that allows its customers to render hundreds of personalized videos per second. The company provides a web-based video-rendering service, so customers can produce videos to convey unique information or marketing messages to thousands of their own customers. Impossible Software uses AWS for its editing, rendering, and logging environments, taking advantage of services including Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, and Amazon DynamoDB.

  • AWS Case Study: Indianapolis Motor Speedway

    The Indianapolis Motor Speedway relies on AWS to stream live motor sport races to over 3.1 million visitors to its online platform while scaling to manage huge traffic spikes and maintaining control of computing costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Infor

    Infor is one of the world's leading providers of enterprise software solutions, offering SaaS solutions to more than 70,000 global customers. The company leverages the flexibility of Amazon Web Services to give customers a subscription-based delivery model that significantly reduces their upfront capital expenditures.

  • AWS Case Study: InfoSpace

    InfoSpace, a leading provider of search monetization solutions, wanted to expand its infrastructure to be closer to customers and its global network of more than 100 partners. Using AWS, InfoSpace migrated its full data center within 6 months and can now easily manage its Microsoft stack on AWS.

  • AWS Case Study: Infraware

    Infraware is a software development company that makes Polaris Office, a free mobile application that lets users read, edit, and share Microsoft Office documents on desktops and mobile devices. Infraware turned to AWS to deliver its software to mobile users worldwide and run its customer-analytics platform. By using AWS, Infraware delivers its productivity app to 10 million registered users worldwide, who benefit from low latency and fast file transfer speeds.

  • AWS Case Study: InSing

    SingTel Digital Media needed a faster time-to-market and wanted a more cost-effective way of increasing capacity to support traffic to its web properties. SingTel turned to AWS to host, deliver and store all website content for InSing.com and HungryGoWhere.com. As a result, the organization reduced development time from more than three months to one month, eliminated the cost of buying new servers for extra compute capacity, and gained access to infrastructure on demand.

  • AWS Case Study: Instacart

    Instacart allows people to order groceries online by connecting them with personal shoppers who hand pick items at the customers' favorite local stores and deliver them straight to their doors. Instacart uses AWS CodeDeploy to automate deployment operations for all of its front-end and back-end services. Using AWS CodeDeploy has enabled Instacart’s developers to focus on their product and worry less about deployment operations.

  • AWS Case Study: Instructure

    Instructure offers an online learning management system called Canvas that is used by more than 1,200 colleges, universities, and school districts around the world. Instructure runs testing and production workloads for Canvas on AWS. The scalability of AWS enables the company to handle large spikes in traffic caused by more than 200,000 concurrent users while protecting the confidentiality of its customers’ data.

  • AWS Case Study: Instructure Innovates Using AWS Support

    Instructure provides a learning management system that enables instructors to create and deliver course content over the Internet. Using AWS Enterprise Support has allowed Instructure to turn its operations team into a center for innovation rather than just a reactive issue-response unit.

  • AWS Case Study: Interflora

    Interflora Spain is a business unit of Fleurop-Interflor, the Swiss-based company that operates a floral delivery network doing business in 150 countries. Interflora Spain uses AWS to run its customer-facing e-commerce platform and backend systems, including its Microsoft Dynamics ERP system and big data, business intelligence, and data backup projects. By using AWS, the company can handle seasonal spikes in orders, can quickly and easily update its e-commerce platform, and has made internal business processes more efficient.

  • AWS Case Study: International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR)

    The International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) is part of a large international team currently developing the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) — a Universe-mapping radio telescope of unprecedented size and sensitivity. By using AWS to manage crowd-sourced CPU cycles, ICRAR has the compute capacity to analyze between 400 and 500 galaxies simultaneously.

  • AWS Case Study: International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)

    The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is a U.N. agency that develops and monitors international standards and practices for civil aviation regulations. ICAO uses to AWS to conduct predictive analysis of future aviation needs, to develop and test new solutions based on those findings, and to deliver airport data to users. By using AWS, the ICAO gained greater stability, reliability, and higher performance than its previous IT infrastructure, allowing organization staff to focus on developing its services.

  • AWS Case Study: Intuit's Cloud Migration

    Intuit provides financial and tax preparation software for small businesses, accountants, and individuals worldwide. The company began using AWS to host TurboTax AnswerXchange, an application that was only active during tax season, reducing its cost by a factor of six. Today, Intuit runs 33 applications on AWS and plans to move the rest of them the cloud in the coming years. Using AWS enables Intuit to reach new markets, speed development, and better serve its customers.

  • AWS Case Study: iTrueMart

    iTrueMart is a leading online retailer in Thailand. The company turned to AWS to run its e-commerce website and to support traffic generated by more than 1.6 million users. By using AWS, the company is more agile in adding new features and functions to the site and can provision new IT resources in minutes instead of hours.

  • AWS Case Study: itsNOON

    The Brazilian social networking platform itsNOON supports the development of creative web-based projects. The organization partnered with Santander Bank to create a financial-success-stories website that runs on AWS. By using AWS, itsNOON gained low cost of entry, ease of use, and flexible storage capacity for the project.

  • AWS Case Study: ITV

    ITV is a commercial television network in the UK that operates regional TV services and provides programming that is shared across its network of channels. The company’s digital services division moved from a legacy IT infrastructure to AWS to run its test and production environments. By using AWS, ITV has the agility to experiment with new services using a cloud infrastructure it designed and deployed in about four weeks.

  • AWS Case Study: Ividata

    Fast-growing startup Ividata launched an innovative big-data product, Ivizone, which allows retailers to measure customer metrics and maximize marketing efforts. In 2014, it migrated its retail analytics tool to Amazon Web Services. Ividata now has a scalable, agile platform, and its monthly data-storage bill is 1000 times smaller than with its previous solution.

  • AWS Case Study: Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana

    Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana is the largest community college in the United States. The college uses Amazon Redshift and Amazon Simple Storage Service to run analytics tools to glean insights from more than 1.7 million student records, and then archives data in Amazon Glacier. With the AWS solution, Ivy Tech can meet its petabyte-scale data needs while avoiding unnecessary IT expenses.

  • AWS Case Study: Jaspersoft

    Jaspersoft provides a flexible and widely deployed Business Intelligence (BI) suite, enabling better decision making through highly interactive, web-based reports, dashboards, and analysis. By joining the AWS Marketplace, Jaspersoft can integrate with AWS services and analyze data in minutes at less than one-tenth the cost of a BI server.

  • AWS Case Study: jobandtalent

    Europe-based jobandtalent is a job-matching platform that uses proprietary algorithms to connect job candidates with openings. The company uses AWS to run all of its operations, including its web application, a business-intelligence platform, and a real-time recommendation engine that helps customers quickly find job openings that fit their profile. By using AWS, jobandtalent can scale to handle an influx of more than 500,000 users per month, and can manage up to 60,000 requests per minute during peak traffic periods.

  • AWS Case Study: Jobvite

    Jobvite is a recruiting platform for the social web that integrates applicant tracking, employee referrals, recruitment marketing, and video interviews under one cloud-based platform. After experiencing unexpected service interruptions, the company decided to migrate its entire platform—including its databases, application servers, reporting framework, and email notification services—to AWS. By taking advantage of AWS, Jobvite has decreased its operational costs by 35 percent and increased the availability of its application to better than 99.98 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: JustGiving

    JustGiving is one of the world’s largest online sites for supporting charitable causes. The organization turned to AWS to run its test and production environments and to host a new big-data analytics platform. With AWS, JustGiving has better access to more data points and uses only the computing power it needs, helping the cost-conscious organization save money.

  • AWS Case Study: JWT

    J. Walter Thompson (JWT) is a global marketing communications company with more than 200 offices in over 90 countries. Working with APN partner, CTERA Networks, the company migrated its on-premises tape backup solution to AWS. JWT's Africa-Middle East Region reports 63% in cost reduction on its backup solution running on AWS.

  • AWS Case Study: Kaplan

    Kaplan is a global provider of educational services for individuals, schools, and businesses. After Hurricane Sandy in 2012, Kaplan migrated the datacenter hosting applications and databases for the Kaplan Test Prep division to the AWS Cloud. As a result, Kaplan has reduced its datacenter footprint and improved user experience by leveraging multiple AWS regions to deliver content faster to its customers around the world.

  • AWS Case Study: Kasturi & Sons Ltd (KSL)/The Hindu Group

    Kasturi & Sons Ltd (KSL) operates The Hindu Group of Publications and delivers content in print, Web, mobile, and tablet formats in India. The company’s digital products division, KSL Digital ventures, turned to AWS to host its first web application, roofandfloor.com. By running on AWS, KSL Digital ventures was able to launch the app in just three months and achieved 99.95 percent availability.

  • AWS Case Study: Kempinski Hotels

    Kempinski Hotels, an international luxury hotel group based in Geneva, Switzerland, wanted to lower costs and improve its infrastructure. Moving to AWS allows Kempinski to focus on improving core processes instead of IT while saving an estimated 40% in IT costs over a five-year period.

  • AWS Case Study: Kenshoo

    Kenshoo is a global software company that makes products that empower businesses to build brands and generate demand across marketing channels. The company uses AWS to develop and launch new products including a SaaS platform for social marketing across Facebook and Twitter. Moving to AWS has allowed Kenshoo to reduce time to market by 70%.

  • AWS Case Study: KeptMe

    KeptMe is an innovative Hong Kong–based startup that provides teachers and parents with a cloud-based platform they can use to collaborate on each child’s educational development. It partnered with AWS in 2012 and subsequently expanded to more than 4,000 schools in nine different countries.  

  • AWS Case Study: Kim Tech Ceong

    Kim Teck Cheong (KTC) is a family-run business that provides fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) distribution, trading, and logistics management in Eastern Malaysia. With the help of AWS partner G–Asiapacific, KTC was able to migrate its SAP Business One and Microsoft Dynamics CRM applications from a local data center to Amazon Web Services (AWS) in only three months. Running on the AWS Cloud has allowed KTC to expand its business services to three new subsidiaries while maintaining a three-person IT staff.

  • AWS Case Study: King County

    King County is the most populous county in Washington State with about 1.9 million residents. The county needed a more efficient and cost-effective solution to replace a tape-based backup system used to store information generated by 17 different county agencies. It turned to AWS for long-term archiving and storage using Amazon Glacier and NetApp’s AltaVault solution, which helps the county meet federal security standards, including HIPAA and the Criminal Justice Information Services regulations. The county is saving about $1 million in the first year by not having to replace outdated servers, and projects an annual savings of about $200,000 by reducing operational costs related to data storage.

  • AWS Case Study: Kingnet Technology

    Based in Shanghai, China, Kingnet Technology develops games for worldwide social networks. With an estimated 30 million installations and 6 million daily active users, Kingnet Technology uses AWS to provide its infrastructure capable of handling tremendous volume.

  • AWS Case Study: Knewton

    Knewton, an education technology company, makes it possible to personalize learning applications in order to improve student achievement in grades K-12 and higher education. The company uses AWS to manage and deliver content to millions of students as well as power its analytics platform to adapt content to each user. By using AWS, Knewton can collaborate with partners worldwide and scale to manage traffic spikes during traditional school cycles.

  • AWS Case Study: Kobojo

    French startup Kobojo develops games for Facebook and mobile devices, including Goobox, PyramidValley, and AtlantisFantasy. Kobojo uses AWS to improve product scalability and availability, and now runs 90 Amazon EC2 instances.

  • AWS Case Study: Koding

    Koding’s mission is to empower developers and to help drive developer and team productivity, communication, and collaboration. Koding runs its cloud development platform on AWS. By doing so, Koding has been able to decrease its feature release time for customers from quarterly to weekly, and has been able to refocus its team on product development rather than infrastructure maintenance.

  • AWS Case Study: Krunchtime

    Krunchtime, an AWS consulting partner, uses the AWS Cloud to create cloud-based solutions for businesses in Australia. Using AWS, Krunchtime helps customers reduce capital expenditures and accelerate the development and deployment of products and services.

  • AWS Case Study: Kurt Geiger

    Kurt Geiger is a retailer for high-end shoes and accessories. After migrating its websites to AWS, the company was able to scale to handle a 400% increase in page views, driving twice as many transactions during peak periods.

  • AWS Case Study: Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd.

    Kyowa Hakko Kirin began using AWS with its production run for SAP ERP, an enterprise resource-planning software. Kyowa Hakko Kirin is a pharmaceutical company that manufactures and sells prescription drugs. As the company continues migrating nearly all its systems and data off of physical servers and into the cloud, it is making further progress and reducing costs through strategies such as using reserved instances and stopping unnecessary instances on weekends. The company is developing its cloud data center as a result.

  • AWS Case Study: LabSlice

    LabSlice uses Amazon EC2 to help businesses create demos, product evaluations, and training environments. As a service management platform for Amazon EC2, LabSlice enables its customers to increase computing efficiency while significantly decreasing infrastructure costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Lafarge

    LafargeHolcim is the world leader in building materials that neeed high peformance for its active corporate website and 22 country websites. Using AWS gives LafargeHolcim the elasticity to instantaneously add or remove instances in order to manage website load during peak periods.


  • AWS Case Study: LatentView Analytics

    LatentView Analytics provides analytics solutions to financial services, consumer goods, and retail companies, and needed a way to deploy its services globally. The company moved to AWS and saved 60% compared to a traditional data center, enabling rapid scalability worldwide.

  • AWS Case Study: Lenddo

    Lenddo enables businesses to simply and securely evaluate the risk of extending credit to low- or no-credit individuals using alternative data and predictive algorithms. Prompted by continued growth, the company rearchitected its long-term data storage and credit modeling solution on AWS using Amazon DynamoDB and Amazon S3. As a result, Lenddo can scale to support routine calculations involving millions of social data points in minutes while reducing monthly IT spend by 40 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: LIFEPLAT

    LIFEPLAT is a social-network website that connects people through common interests. The company uses AWS to deliver high-speed images to website users while providing reliable and unlimited file storage. 

  • AWS Case Study: LightInTheBox

    LightInTheBox (LITB) is a supply chain service with B2C retail service, serving more than 1 million customers a day from more than 200 countries. LITB, facing rapid business growth and IT resource constraints, uses AWS to run its business operations and store product and transactional data.

  • AWS Case Study: Lingit

    After creating software that helps individuals with dyslexia, Lingit turned to Atbrox, a Norwegian-based company focusing on data mining/data analysis and cloud-based solutions, to assist with up to terabyte-sized structured sets of texts.

  • AWS Case Study: Linxo

    Linxo provides automated services for tablets and mobile devices that enable users to visualize and understand their spending. The start-up chose AWS as a more flexible alternative to on-premises hardware—one that would provide scalability for growth while meeting compliance requirements.

  • AWS Case Study: LIONSGATE

    LIONSGATE is a diversified global entertainment corporation that produces feature films and television shows, which they distribute worldwide. The company used Amazon S3, Amazon EBS, and Amazon EC2 to reduce costs, increase flexibility, improve security, reduce time to deploy infrastructure, and simplify backup and data recovery procedures.

  • AWS Case Study: LIONSGATE and Datapipe

    LIONSGATE maintains a library of 15,000 motion picture titles while continually releasing new movies and prime-time television programs for a global audience. Since 2010, the company’s diversified and geographically dispersed business units have collaborated using Microsoft SharePoint running in Amazon VPC.

  • AWS Case Study: LiteracyPlanet

    LiteracyPlanet provides products and services that use gaming techniques to improve children’s literacy. The business runs its LiteracyPlanet learning platform, a website, and a word building application called Word Mania in AWS. Using AWS has helped LiteracyPlanet achieve 99.999 percent availability, scale to support a tenfold increase in concurrent user sessions, and deploy applications in minutes or hours rather than days or weeks.

  • AWS Case Study: Localytics

    Localytics provides marketing and analytics software that helps major brands understand the effectiveness of their mobile and web apps. Localytics uses AWS Lambda to create microservices that ingest Amazon Simple Storage Service files and Kinesis data streams comprising about 100 billion data points each month. By using AWS Lambda, its engineering staff can access data streams without involving the platform team so new services get to customers faster.

  • AWS Case Study: Loggly

    California-based Loggly provides logging as a service to help customers identify and resolve issues in real time. The company designed its service on AWS in order to provide customers with a pay-as-you-go model.

  • AWS Case Study: Lonely Planet

    Lonely Planet, publisher of guides, mobile applications and websites for world travelers, developed a shared publishing platform to streamline the process of content. By migrating to AWS, Lonely Planet has been able to reduce the cost of running the platform by 30% and implement automated build processes that allow developers to create an end-to-end environment in minutes.

  • AWS Case Study: Loop11

    Based in Melbourne Australia, Loop11 is a remote usability testing tool that enables web developers to test the user experience of any website and identify navigational and usability issues quickly and cost effectively. To help ensure optimal scalability, the company uses AWS  for several components of its architecture, including Amazon S3, Amazon CloudFront, ELB, and Amazon RDS.

  • AWS Case Study: Loyalty New Zealand

    Using AWS has enabled Loyalty New Zealand to save hundreds of thousands of dollars in initial capital costs for a physical infrastructure, reduce the time to provision infrastructure resources from more than three months to 15 minutes, and establish a resilient, dynamic platform for future rewards program development. Loyalty New Zealand, which operates out of Wellington and Auckland, owns and runs Fly Buys, New Zealand’s largest rewards program with more than 2.4 million customers. It also owns Lab360, a full-service data and analytics business. Fly Buys New Zealand is running on LoyaltyCloud—an internally developed multi-program, multi-currency loyalty platform—in an AWS infrastructure.

  • AWS Case Study: Macmillan India

    Macmillan India needed to move its SAP system from an on-premises data center to improve distribution of textbooks to students. By moving to AWS, Macmillan India has boosted SAP system availability to almost 100% and expects a 30 percent reduction in OPEX year over year.

  • AWS Case Study: Madhouse

    Madhouse is one of China's leading mobile marketing services providers. By using AWS, the company launched a complete mobile advertising service platform in just a few days while saving 30% in IT infrastructure costs and successfully expanded its mobile advertising business to India.

  • AWS Case Study: Magisto

    Israeli video creation and sharing service Magisto built its service on AWS so that it could launch quickly, scale to meet the needs of millions of users, and process massive amounts of videos. The company uses AWS to host its video editing tool and store and process more than 800 TB of data. Using AWS allowed Magisto to scale up and serve its 40 million customers.

  • AWS Case Study: Mahindra Satyam

    When Mahindra Satyam needed a way to share and manage documents for one of its clients, a top three global pharmaceutical company, it turned to AWS for a solution. Using various AWS products and services, including Amazon EC2, Mahindra Satyam delivers a secure, reliable, and effective result.

  • AWS Case Study: Makewaves

    Makewaves provides a social badging platform used by more than 5,000 schools and 70,000 students in England. The small company faced scalability and reliability challenges using an on-premises server infrastructure. It turned to AWS to run its platform, achieving 99.99 percent reliability and gaining the ability to scale on demand as the business grows, with a pay-as-you-go model that costs 50 percent less than the old system.

  • AWS Case Study: Manipal Global

    Headquartered in India, Manipal Global Education Services (MaGE) is a leading international provider of high-quality higher-education services. The company runs 70 percent of its workloads, including campaign management and digital marketing, student management, learning management, assessment, and websites, in AWS. This has enabled the company to manage seasonal peaks, and improve availability and performance of its websites while reducing operational costs by 20-25 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: MAPFRE

    MAPFRE is the largest insurance seller in Spain and Latin America. The company saved €1.3 million in infrastructure costs and reduced development time from weeks to days by switching to Amazon Web Services from an on-premises solution.

  • AWS Case Study: Marine Desk

    Marine Desk wanted to launch a web-based bidding platform to enable ship owners and operators to buy bunker fuel more efficiently. Using the AWS Cloud and working with consulting partner BlazeClan Technologies, Marine Desk launched the platform in four months and achieved 99.99% availability.

  • AWS Case Study: MarketSimplified

    The MarketSimplified mobile platform for the financial industry uses a variety of infrastructure web services, including Amazon EC2, ELB, and Amazon S3 to enable end users to access, trade, and manage investments securely and reliably.

  • AWS Case Study: Matchmove

    Matchmove is a platform-as-a-service company that provides Matchmove Wallet, an online mobile payment service. The startup worked with AWS Advanced Technology Partner Trend Micro to create, deploy, and manage Matchmove Wallet on AWS. By using AWS, Matchmove was able to launch its product while minimizing infrastructure time and money expenditures, and can meet stringent PCI requirements for its product.

  • AWS Case Study: McCormick

    International flavor company McCormick has created a new service, FlavorPrint, which generates individual flavor profiles for consumers based on culinary tastes. McCormick uses AWS to host the FlavorPrint website and store user profiles, photographs, and how-to videos. By using AWS, McCormick was able to create an entirely new way to present its products to customers, and along the way, double capacity and reduced infrastructure costs by over 50% and has the scalability to serve the rapidly growing number of users.

  • AWS Case Study: McDonalds Home Delivery

    Using AWS, McDonald's built Home Delivery—a platform to integrate local restaurants with delivery partners such as UberEats. McDonald's is the world’s largest restaurant company with 37,000 locations serving 64 million people per day. McDonald's built and launched the Home Delivery platform in less than four months using a microservices architecture.

  • AWS Case Study: ME Bank

    AWS provided the agile infrastructure platform that allowed Australia’s ME Bank to reduce development and testing environment costs by 75%. As a result, the bank was able to refresh its key technology systems on schedule and on budget.

  • AWS Case Study: MediaMolecule

    MediaMolecule is a game developer based in the U.K. that is now part of Sony Worldwide Studio. The company has released two games, LittleBigPlanet and LittleBigPlanet 2. In order to serve about 1 TB of traffic per day, the company uses several AWS features, including Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS, Amazon S3, Amazon CloudFront, Amazon SQS, and Amazon Elastic IP Addresses.

  • AWS Case Study: MediaTek

    MediaTek designs and develops silicon wafers for wireless communications and digital multimedia solutions. The Taiwan-based company uses AWS to deploy its services internationally, giving its IoT developers access to the company network, so they can access dashboards, manage devices, and upgrade firmware remotely. By using AWS, MediaTek has reduced its time to development by 50 percent and expanded globally.

  • AWS Case Study: Medscheme

    Medscheme has established a revolutionary healthcare delivery model using an electronic health record system based on Amazon Web Services. The company offers award-winning health risk management solutions to healthcare providers and patients. Medscheme’s platform allows providers to share and access information regarding a patient’s entire healthcare journey to deliver better, more coordinated care.

  • AWS Case Study: MedStar Health

    MedStar Health, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, wanted to offer patients an easy way to search for doctors, medical services, and locations, and to make appointments. To deliver a patient-first experience, the healthcare system decided to combine its disparate websites into a single, searchable portal using AWS. By creating a centralized patient engagement portal on AWS, MedStar has dramatically increased website availability and page download speeds, while lowering monthly operating costs for the portal by more than 40 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: Merrifield Garden Center

    AWS Consulting Providers, Protera Technologies and Savantis Group, helped Merrifield Garden Center use SAP on the AWS Cloud to reduce costs, improve the stability and security of their applications and data, and eliminate the burden of managing IT infrastructure hardware so they can focus on new customer-facing initiatives to grow their business.

  • AWS Case Study: Meteor Development Group

    Meteor Development Group offers an open-source JavaScript web application platform called Meteor, which helps developers easily build modern apps. The company built its new Galaxy cloud service to run Meteor apps for its customers using the Amazon EC2 Container Service. Now, Meteor has a simple way to orchestrate and manage its Galaxy container clusters, and it can deliver the high availability and scalability its customers require.

  • AWS Case Study: Millésima

    Millésima, a French fine wine merchant, decided to diversify its offering by opening an on-line store in 1999. To support their customers’ online purchasing habits, Millésima migrated its ecommerce activities into the AWS Cloud. With the pay-as-you-go pricing model, and flexible, scalable infrastructure, Millésima has been able to reduce complexity, and scale at traffic spikes during peak online buying periods.

  • AWS Case Study: Miniclip

    With 70 million active users, Miniclip is among the world’s largest online gaming sites. Needing to improve time to market, Miniclip migrated its entire web and mobile gaming service from multiple on-premises data centers to AWS. The company reduced its time to market by 97% and reassigned 66% of its operations staff to work on more strategic projects using AWS.

  • AWS Case Study: MLB Advanced Media's Over-The-Top Video Streaming Service

    Major League Baseball Advanced Media (MLBAM)  selected AWS to power its new over-the-top (OTT) video streaming service, Bam-Tec. MLBAM is the digital products and services division of Major League Baseball. The technology behind Bam-Tec has been used to successfully stream highly anticipated events such as WWE matches, HBO's Game of Thrones, the PGA tour and, in the near future, National Hockey League (NHL) games. MLBAM also has worked with AWS to enhance the game of baseball through its Player Tracking System— marketed as Statcast—which lets fans consume more data behind the plays and players.

  • AWS Case Study: MMGN

    Premier games content site My Media Gaming Network (MMGN) was struggling with the infrastructure and bandwidth costs generated by high traffic volumes. Using AWS, the company reduced its operating costs by 50% and its bandwidth costs by 90%, and scaled to support its corporate clients and the gaming community.

  • AWS Case Study: mobli

    mobli is a social photo-and video-sharing app used by millions of consumers worldwide. With AWS, the company was able to reduce infrastructure costs by 45 percent and decrease IT maintenance time.

  • AWS Case Study: Moovit

    The Moovit app helps public transportation users worldwide plan trips based on their location and destination. Moovit uses AWS to host its fast-growing mobile app, delivering its service to users in across 400 cities in 35 countries. By using AWS, Moovit has realized a 75 percent cost savings, handled 85 million daily requests, and provided its service to nearly 10 million new users in 2 years.

  • AWS Case Study: MovieStar Planet

    MovieStarPlanet develops and runs interactive social network games for young people 8–15 years old. It has moved its infrastructure from local data centers and now hosts all its games on AWS. Now it can handle 30 percent more users, who are more active than ever before, at 20 percent lower cost.

  • AWS Case Study: Movinary

    Customers use the video development service movinary to create, share, and store text-enhanced videos from photos. Using AWS enabled movinary to start small and scale fast, going from a local environment to production in one month.

  • AWS Case Study: MPAC

    MPAC runs its core property-valuation engine 5,000 percent faster at one-tenth the cost using AWS instead of its older IT architecture. MPAC—the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation—is a public-sector organization responsible for providing valuations for more than five million properties across Ontario, Canada’s largest province. The company moved from its traditional IT architecture to be more responsive and agile in serving its customers.

  • AWS Case Study: MPS Technologies

    As its digital publishing business grew, MPS Technologies began to look for a secure and cost-effective way to grow its infrastructure. By using AWS, MPS is able to implement a high level of security, consistent with its on-premise environment, and the company projects a reduction of $450,000 in capital expenditures over a three-year period.

  • AWS Case Study: msg global solutions

    The 600 consultants at msg global solutions deliver expertise to clients worldwide in the insurance industry. Having reached the performance limits of its on-premises infrastructure, the company chose AWS to run SAP for Insurance solutions. Processes are now optimized, services are delivered faster, and the company anticipates it will save $500,000 over the next five years.

  • AWS Case Study: MyDress

    MyDress enables fashion labels in Japan, Korea, and Taiwan to sell clothes and accessories to customers in Hong Kong. MyDress runs a Magento e-commerce platform and associated systems on AWS rather than having to invest in a physical datacenter. Using AWS, the company can support an average growth rate of 70 percent per year and marketing campaigns that can increase traffic by up to 100 percent, while reducing operating expenditure by 20 percent per year over two years.

  • AWS Case Study: Myriad Group

    Myriad Group is a French-Swiss software company that develops white-labeled cellphone software as well as Versy, a social networking application it markets directly to Latin American consumers. The company consolidated 16 different legacy IT systems into one on AWS. By using AWS, it was able to launch a new version of Versy with just 12 people—instead of the 120 it would have required in the past—while growing its customer user base nearly five-fold in one year.

  • AWS Case Study: mytaxi

    mytaxi designed a microservice architecture on AWS using Docker containers that is fast and scales easily, to address extraordinary spikes in demand on days such as New Year's Eve. The company runs Europe's leading taxi app, connecting 10 million users with 45,000 taxis in 40 cities. The entire infrastructure is built on AWS, where services such as Amazon EC2 and Amazon ECS support mytaxi's Docker containers.

  • AWS Case Study: MyThings

    Ad tech company myThings empowers advertisers by providing them with visibility into the performance patterns of their audiences. The company uses AWS to provide a highly available, scalable big-data processing system to handle the 5 billion ad impressions it personalizes each month. By using AWS, the company has been able to expand to two new markets and experience 99.999% availability.

  • AWS Case Study: Nanowrimo

    The California-based arts nonprofit NaNoWriMo uses AWS to ensure always-on availability and low latency for its popular website. By using AWS, the company can scale to 100x its normal traffic as hundreds of thousands of users hit the site on the first day of November, National Novel Writing Month.

  • AWS Case Study: NASA

    NASA’s vision is “We reach for new heights and reveal the unknown for the benefit of humankind.” To better share its achievements with the public, NASA turned to InfoZen, an Advanced Consulting Partner of the AWS Partner Network (APN). NASA’s new Image and Video Library, built on Amazon Web Services, provides easy access to more than 140,000 still images, video, and audio—all in one place, from virtually any device. By building its new solution in the cloud, NASA is ensuring its ability to scale on-demand, while paying for only the capacity it needs, making the best use of taxpayer dollars.

  • AWS Case Study: NASA/JPL's Desert Research and Training Studies

    NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) uses Amazon EC2 to process high resolution satellite images that provide guidance and situational awareness to its robots. To streamline processing, JPL relies on Amazon Cluster Compute Cloud Instances and Amazon SQS to deploy massive computations with less effort.

  • AWS Case Study: NASA/JPL's MER and CARVE Missions

    Amazon SWF is a key computing technology that drives several applications that process and reliably archive huge volumes of space and earth science data at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). With Amazon SWF, mission critical applications that previously took months to develop, test and deploy, now take days.

  • AWS Case Study: NASDAQ OMX

    NASDAQ OMX is the largest exchange company in the world and currently owns and operates 24 markets, three clearing houses and five central securities spanning six continents. Their technology powers 70 exchanges in 50 countries. The company’s Global Data Products division uses Amazon S3 to store data used by its Market Replay and Data-On-Demand products, applications that allows customers to quickly access historical stock price information through a front end application and raw files.

  • AWS Case Study: National Democratic Institute (NDI)

    NDI works to support democratic institutions worldwide. The organization moved to AWS to bolster its website’s security and improve at an affordable cost. By moving to AWS, the company secured its data, improved availability, and reduced costs by 90%.

  • AWS Case Study: National Rail Enquiries

    NRE is a centralized online source of rail information in the UK, accessed by travelers all over the country. By using AWS, NRE reduced costs by 20% and eliminated unnecessary infrastructure while providing consistent service to users, even with loads up to 60% higher than normal.

  • AWS Case Study: National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s OpenEI.org

    The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is the primary laboratory for renewable energy research in the United States. NREL is running an application environment, which hosts several renewable energy data repositories, on AWS. As a result, the organization can launch new websites in days instead of weeks and share energy data with thousands of researchers across the globe while reducing data curation costs by nearly 30 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: National Taiwan University

    Fast Crypto Lab is a research group within National Taiwan University, whose activities focus on the design and analysis of efficient algorithms to solve important mathematical problems, as well as the development and implementation of these algorithms on massively parallel computers. To meet their computational needs, the group uses Amazon EC2 with Cluster GPU Instances, Amazon EMR, and Amazon CloudWatch.

  • AWS Case Study: National Trust

    The largest membership organization in the UK, the National Trust protects and preserves historic houses, landscapes, and gardens. It runs its single supporter view (SSV) data warehouse on AWS technologies, enabling a 360-degree view of all its supporters’ relationships and interactions. By using AWS for the SSV, the National Trust has kept total cost of ownership to a third of the cost of a traditional data warehouse, while gaining significant insight into visiting habits to maximize marketing efforts and drive the organization forward.

  • AWS Case Study: Naughty Dog

    Naughty Dog is the developer of the Uncharted game franchise, in addition to other notable titles for the Sony PlayStation family of consoles. The company hosts online game components, including multiplayer functionality, with Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, and Amazon CloudFront. This service stack offers a 90% savings over Naughty Dog’s on-premise option, in addition to greater flexibility and responsiveness.

  • AWS Case Study: NDTV

    NDTV is one of India’s largest broadcast companies, with three national news channels that reach a combined audience of more than 1 billion people across India, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East. The company’s digital products division chose AWS to support its websites, mobile sites, and apps. NDTV now uses a broad range of AWS services to manage peak loads of more than 600,000 simultaneous users with 30 percent lower capital expenses compared to operating an on-premises data center.

  • AWS Case Study: nearmap

    Australian company nearmap provides geospatial mapping technology to thousands of businesses and government organizations. Using AWS, nearmap has dramatically lowered its operating costs despite accruing several hundred terabytes of survey data.

  • AWS Case Study: Neowiz

    Neowiz, a South Korean game company, needed a flexible, highly available infrastructure to continue to grow globally. Neowiz uses AWS to add new resources in about five minutes, enabling the company to focus on developing games instead of managing IT.

  • AWS Case Study: New York City Department of Transportation

    The New York City Department of Transportation aims to improve the safety of all New Yorkers. The organization has leveraged the cloud to build web applications that support the city’s Vision Zero and ACCESSIBILITY initiatives, including Vision Zero View and iRide NYC. By using the cloud, the organization can scale its applications to support usage spikes and improve information accessibility for everyone including those with disabilities.

  • AWS Case Study: NEWLOG Consulting

    NEWLOG Consulting, an Italian-based consulting firm, wanted a cost-effective alternative to its on-site environment and manual backup operations. By using the AWS Storage Gateway, NEWLOG was able to implement backup and disaster recovery solutions to protect and store critical data while saving approximately 30 percent in infrastructure costs over a three-year period.

  • AWS Case Study: News Corp

    News Corp Australia publishes newspapers, websites, and movies. News Corp Australia uses AWS Enterprise Support to optimize its cloud deployments on AWS and achieve new IT efficiencies. By leveraging AWS Support, News Corp Australia was able to reduce the time spent to cycle up new instances from a couple hours to the 20-minute windows that the business required.

  • AWS Case Study: News Distribution Network (NDN)

    NDN provides a global media exchange for publishers and content creators, enabling 146 million users a month to watch videos online—and enabling publishers and creators to share in the profits. When NDN was building its disruptive content model, it chose AWS for its content delivery platform to leverage its scalability and predictable costs. Now, by using AWS, NDN ingests and stores more than 100,000 videos each month and serves 600 million videos to users all over the world.

  • AWS Case Study: News International

    News International uses AWS to power its digital services and platforms across the web, mobile devices and tablets. With AWS, the company has built a high-speed transactional platform that has improved both customer experience and the ability to drive incremental sales of its products.

  • AWS Case Study: News UK

    News UK is one of Britain’s largest news organizations, publishing 2.4 million newspapers every day. The company migrated some of its enterprise applications including SAP Business Objects, SAP GRC, and Oracle Enterprise Manager from traditional data centers to AWS. By using AWS, the publisher has shortened its time to market for new development projects from 6 months to 1 day and reduced its data center footprint from six to two facilities.

  • AWS Case Study: Newsweek

    Newsweek specializes in print and online news coverage for a wide range of topics, including politics, business, and world events. Since 2009, the publication has reduced operating costs seventy-five percent by employing AWS as the foundation of its online presence. Newsweek's infrastructure was built using Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon RDS, and Amazon CloudFront. Newsweek also uses Amazon Route 53, which saves the publication ninety-three percent in Domain Name System costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Nexon

    Nexon is a leading South Korean video game developer. The company uses AWS to build and distribute its games to an international audience as well as run its analytics platform. Nexon, which faces unpredictable volumes of users based on the popularity of game titles, uses AWS and works with APN Advanced Consulting Partner Megazone to avoid the high costs and IT resource planning challenges associated with on-premises systems.

  • AWS Case Study: Next Media

    Next Media is a media, entertainment, and gaming services business with annual revenues of HK$3 billion. The company is running its Hong Kong news and entertainment websites and mobile applications in AWS. Moving to AWS has enabled Next Media to launch new applications in half the time at existing operating cost levels while eliminating the need to purchase up to 50 new servers

  • AWS Case Study: Nextdoor

    Nextdoor is a rapidly growing private social network that connects people with their neighbors. The company runs the Nextdoor website and a data analytics solution on AWS, powering more than 69,000 neighborhoods across the United States. Using AWS, Nextdoor has been able to deliver fast website performance for members, launch 50,000 servers in four years, and roll back new code releases in less than a minute.

  • AWS Case Study: Nintendo Co., Ltd. and DeNA Co., Ltd.

    By adopting AWS for its Super Mario Run environment, Nintendo was able to release the game worldwide in only two months versus four to five months with the setup of an on-premises infrastructure, while also supporting an expected 150 million downloads for iOS and Android. Nintendo Co., Ltd. started working with DeNA Co., Ltd. in March 2016, which led to its mobile app releases. The company aims to attract new customers and grow its business through mobile games, which are now popular worldwide, and the resulting synergies with game consoles. With Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS, Elastic Load Balancing, and Amazon S3, the companies provide an easy and relaxed game environment for customers worldwide. Amazon CloudWatch and IAM also support the seamless collaboration between the two companies.  

  • AWS Case Study: Nisa Retail

    Nisa Retail is a member-owned, supply-chain service for independent food retailers based in the UK. Wanting to provide members with a mobile app, Nisa worked with APN partner, Intechnica, to develop the app on the AWS Cloud, reducing time to market by nearly 4 months and connecting the app to mission-critical systems without disruption.

  • AWS Case Study: NQ Mobile

    NQ Mobile is a leading global provider of mobile Internet services focusing on security, privacy, and productivity. The company uses AWS to accelerate its international expansion, saving 20% on infrastructure costs and improving time to market from 15 days to 45 minutes.

  • AWS Case Study: NTT Docomo

    NTT DOCOMO, a leading mobile phone operator in Japan, experienced large traffic spikes in its mobile network service. Working with AWS Support, Enterprise-level, the mobile operator used the AWS Cloud to create a fast and agile development process and build a scalable voice recognition architecture able to serve over 60 million customers.

  • AWS Case Study: Nubank

    NuBank, a Brazilian financial services startup, offers its customers a no-fee, low-interest credit card service. The company is using AWS to host its mobile application and credit card processing platform. By using AWS, NuBank reduced its time to market and is now able to launch customer-facing features with ease.

  • AWS Case Study: OakNorth

    OakNorth Bank delivers innovative services to its customers faster than ever and maintains security and compliance using AWS. OakNorth Bank was created to help the United Kingdom’s growth businesses and entrepreneurs reach their potential by providing them with bespoke, no-nonsense debt-finance solutions. Watch Francesca Gandolfo, Chief Operating Officer at OakNorth discuss how moving to AWS transformed its operations.

  • AWS Case Study: Oasis.com

    Adopting AWS enabled international online dating site Oasis.com to streamline the management of 57 million images, reduce backup costs by half and create a scalable and reliable real-time chat service.

  • AWS Case Study: Ocado

    Ocado, the worlds’ largest online grocery retailer, is using AWS to power its Smart Platform – bringing its disruptive, tech-driven business model to bricks-and-mortar retailers worldwide. Moving to AWS has made experimenting with new innovations much faster and far more cost-effective, helping Ocado developers get ideas from conception to production in under an hour. AWS also enables Ocado to integrate data from hundreds of microservices into a data lake that powers AI capabilities across the infrastructure.

  • AWS Case Study: Ohpen

    Financial software-as-a-service provider Ohpen created a platform that banks can use to administer retail mutual funds and savings accounts for their customers. The company’s founders chose to deploy their banking-products platform using the AWS cloud. With AWS, Ohpen can rapidly deliver new features and estimates it can help its institutional customers cut their costs by up to 80 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: Omise

    Omise provides payment gateway services to merchants, including application programming interfaces and developer resources. The company runs its payment gateway services in an Amazon Web Services infrastructure that is compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. This has enabled Omise to scale to support demand peaks of more than 1,000 transactions per minute, deliver its services for one-third the cost of doing so from a physical data center, and achieve 99.99 percent availability.

  • AWS Case Study: Onoko Limited

    Onoko develops social and mobile applications for the Facebook and iPhone platforms. The company's apps, which primarily focus on relational gaming, support approximately 15 million global users. Onoko chose to build its infrastructureon AWS to avoid other hosters' steep operating costs and limited flexibility. Today Onoko relies on Amazon EC2, Amazon SimpleDB, Amazon S3, and Amazon CloudFront.

  • AWS Case Study: Open Universities Australia

    Open Universities Australia (OUA) provides distance education and online courses to students in Australia and other countries. OUA’s collocated data center could not deliver the scalability to support planned growth and diversification with the required cost efficiencies, so the business moved its websites and business applications into AWS. This has enabled OUA to reduce the time required to deliver changes to production from three months to less than two hours, cut costs by up to AU$1 million (US$726,850) over two years, and improve the performance of websites by up to 20 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: OpenClassrooms

    OpenClassrooms is a French digital-learning platform offering more than 1,000 courses on new technologies and digital transformation to nearly 2.5 million people each month. With strong growth and a strong need for agility, OpenClassrooms has chosen AWS, which provides it with a flexible platform to easily test new features and deploy them to production up to 20 times per day.

  • AWS Case Study: Orion Health

    Orion Health is one of the leading global providers of health information exchange (HIE) and healthcare integration solutions. The company engaged APN consulting partner Logicworks to help build Cal INDEX, a California statewide HIPAA-compliant HIE using AWS. By using AWS, Orion Health can scale its platform to handle millions of patient records.

  • AWS Case Study: Outsmart

    Outsmart 2005, a New Zealand entertainment and online media company, turned to AWS to run its SmallWorlds game environment. As a result, performance improved by 20% and Outsmart grew the number of active players it could support from 400,000 to 1,000,000.

  • AWS Case Study: Outsystems

    OutSystems is a diversified software company that provides a platform that lets its customers build, integrate, deploy, and manage applications. The company uses AWS to for its development and testing operations, for analytics, and to host environments used by customers for their own software development efforts. Using AWS, OutSystems was able to double the cloud-based segment of its business in six months while serving customers in 25 countries.

  • AWS Case Study: Overseas Vote Foundation

    The Overseas Vote Foundation (OVF) is a US organization dedicated to helping US citizens overseas vote. When the OVF decided to expand its services to voters living in the US, the company launched the US Vote Foundation, which offers services including voter registration and absentee ballot requests. OVF turned to AWS to improve performance, handle a 20% increase in peak user demand, and reduce costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Oyster

    Hotel review site Oyster.com was already using AWS to store more than one million photos when the company decided to use AWS to upgrade its in-house image processing system. This move helped the company save nearly $20,000 in capital and operating expenses while reducing its image processing workload by 95%.

  • AWS Case Study: Pacific Life Insurance

    Pacific Life Insurance provides financial services and products to individuals, businesses, and pension plans. The company turned to AWS for its hybrid IT strategy, using the AWS cloud in combination with data centers in California and Nebraska to run actuarial workloads used to set insurance pricing and create new product offerings. Using AWS, Pacific Life can quickly scale its compute capacity with less cost and IT overhead compared to adding new hardware to its own data centers.

  • AWS Case Study: Papaya Mobile

    Papaya Mobile is a social network and gaming platform that found a reliable and affordable computing solution with AWS. By using Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS, and Amazon S3, Papaya Mobile can provide users with instant, affordable, and secure social networking.

  • AWS Case Study: PayGate

    PayGate is one of the leading payment processing companies in southern Africa, and a pioneer in online payment services in the region. PayGate used Amazon Web Services to set up a secure payment processing gateway based within the European Union for one of its longstanding customers. In doing so, it saved around one million South African Rand (US$75,000) and gained a flexible platform to conduct proofs of concept for future cloud projects.

  • AWS Case Study: PaymentSpring

    PaymentSpring provides payment services for organizations such as nonprofits and small ecommerce companies. The startup had several platform requirements for its solution, including high availability and scalability, cost effectiveness, and features that would support compliance with Payment Card Industry (PCI) standards. PaymentSpring turned to AWS, launching a service that quickly scaled to millions of dollars while offering its customers the reliability and security expected of a payment system.

  • AWS Case Study: PBS

    PBS, a private, non-profit corporation, provides content through television, the Web and mobile applications. PBS Interactive, the department responsible for PBS’ Internet and mobile presence, improved its video streaming performance by migrating to AWS to utilize the content delivery service Amazon CloudFront and increase its existing usage of Amazon S3.

  • AWS Case Study: Peak

    London-based Peak has developed a brain-training app that’s used by millions of people each month. The startup runs its data warehouse and analytics workloads on AWS. Using AWS, Peak has the scalability to double service capacity in seconds, as well as the agility to innovate and deliver new services to customers.

  • AWS Case Study: Peak Games

    Based in Turkey, gaming company Peak Games has 30 million monthly active players across Turkey, Middle East, and North Africa. By using AWS, the company has lowered provisioning time from 4-6 hours to 10 minutes, and reduced operational costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Peixe Urbano

    In 2010, the deal-a-day website Peixe Urbano launched on Amazon EC2. With its AWS infrastructure, the start-up was able to begin operations free of upfront investment costs while still positioning itself within a highly-scalable environment capable of supporting rapid growth. That planning paid off, as Peixe Urbano is now Brazil's largest collective discount website.

  • AWS Case Study: Penn State

    Penn State’s Biological Engineering Department wanted to make its research results widely available to scientists. Penn State uses AWS to host and distribute its research design methods, optimization algorithms, and results with 6,000 scientists all over the world. By using AWS, Penn State has allowed researchers to design more than 50,000 synthetic DNA sequences.

  • AWS Case Study: Philips uses Redshift for Big Data

    Philips is a Dutch diversified technology company with sales and services available in more than 100 countries. The company’s U.S. healthcare division used Attunity CloudBeam, available on the AWS Marketplace, to upload 37 million records from an on-premises database to the AWS Cloud in just 90 minutes. By hosting its data on AWS, Philips can optimize any size data set within two hours, allowing its consultants and analysts to provide solutions quickly to its customers.

  • AWS Case Study: PinoyTravel

    PinoyTravel is an aggregated online travel booking company for long distance bus trips and passenger ferries in the Philippines. To speed up service for its growing customer base, PinoyTravel moved its ticketing service, website, and mobile application to AWS. As a result, the company can now scale to support more than 65,000 page views per month on its website and more than 12,500 new users per month on its platform.

  • AWS Case Study: Pitney Bowes

    Pitney Bowes connects companies with their customers through a wide range of engagement, intelligence, and mailing platforms. Pitney Bowes uses AWS to develop new applications from the ground up. With the addition of AWS Enterprise Support, the company has gained confidence in building new solutions on AWS to solve its customers’ business problems.

  • AWS Case Study: Pixels

    Pixels is a digital-advertising services company that delivers targeted ads to consumers on the web and mobile. The firm runs its ad server and analytics platforms in the AWS cloud. This has enabled Pixels to cut its time to market, excluding hardware procurement, from three months to one month.

  • AWS Case Study: PIXNET

    PIXNET Digital Media Corporation is a Taiwan-based company that provides a social network website, online photo gallery, and blogging service for China. PIXNET uses Amazon S3 for basic backups and log files and Amazon EC2 to process images using facial recognition software. By using AWS, PIXNET can bring its services to market quickly and more cost-effectively.

  • AWS Case Study: PlaceIQ

    PlaceIQ, a location-based intelligence company in New York City, provides location intelligence for mobile advertising. The company uses Amazon ElastiCache and AWS to improve its web service response time by 83%.

  • AWS Case Study: PocketMath

    PocketMath offers a mobile, self-serve platform that processes orders for mobile advertising. The company uses AWS to run 30 billion auctions per day. Auction order processing is time sensitive, and the use of Amazon Kinesis and Elastic Load Balancing enables the Singapore-based company to meet its critical 60 millisecond processing time to bid on the relevant ad spots. Pocketmath uses AWS to fulfill its business requirements including global coverage, scale and elasticity.

  • AWS Case Study: polljoy

    Startup polljoy aims to improve ratings for mobile applications in app marketplaces. The firm is running its web services, software development kit, and databases in AWS. This has enabled polljoy to achieve 99.999 percent infrastructure availability while supporting more than 1,000 user requests per second during peak periods.

  • AWS Case Study: Pond

    Pond is an online platform designed to increase communication and collaboration between teachers and students within New Zealand’s education industry. The company built the Pond platform using AWS including its website, content management, user database, and data warehousing solutions. Since launch, the company has grown its platform to support more than half a million students and achieved near 100 percent uptime.

  • AWS Case Study: Poshmark

    When the founders of Poshmark decided to launch a social shopping app, they wanted to bring the app to market quickly and have it scale for large, real-time events. The company took advantage of AWS services, libraries and developer resources to develop and bring the app to market in 8 months. On AWS, Poshmark can scale to support thousands of requests per second during peak periods without the hassle of managing on-premises resources.

  • AWS Case Study: Practo

    More than three million patients in India use Practo.com to find and book appointments with 8,000 doctors. When the company was having problems with scalability and outages in its collocated data center, it migrated all of its operations to AWS, including compute, storage, database, networking, and mobile app services. Since then, Practo’s traffic has risen by 60x without requiring changes to the code base.

  • AWS Case Study: Precision Exams

    Precision Exams delivers online academic testing, with a focus on grades 9-12 across the United States. The Software-as-a-Service provider needed to scale to meet the demands of running up to 50,000 tests simultaneously and providing instant results with data coming from all 50 states. By moving to Amazon DynamoDB from a custom MySQL database, Precision Exams can dramatically scale its database to meet customer needs and is saving up to 30 percent on database operations.

  • AWS Case Study: Present Group

    Present Group helps companies commission and complete electrical projects. The business runs a range of critical applications in AWS, including an Epicor Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system and a Microsoft SharePoint collaboration system. Using AWS has enabled Present Group to reduce operational expenditure by 30 percent initially followed by a further 34 percent, scale to support the rapid onboarding of employees, and improve ERP system performance, all within 12 months.

  • AWS Case Study: Pristine

    Pristine helps medical professionals deliver quality, cost effective, and accessible care through its product, EyeSight, for Google Glass. The company is all in on the AWS Cloud and leverages tools like Docker to achieve continuous deployment with near-zero downtime. By using AWS and Docker, Pristine can build HIPAA-compliant enterprise-grade products with great efficiency.

  • AWS Case Study: PSR

    PSR provides technology solutions and consulting services to natural gas and electric utilities. Since migrating to the AWS cloud, PSR has streamlined the massive calculations of its scientific models and optimized computing efficiency through use of Amazon EC2 Cluster Compute Instances.

  • AWS Case Study: Punjab Kesari

    Each day, nine million users consume news from Punjab Kesari, one of India’s largest news publishers. Since it migrated its infrastructure, website, and video on demand (VOD) service from a traditional infrastructure to AWS, Punjab Kesari can now deliver more than 150 million page views and over one billion ad impressions per month, while being able to scale from 500 to 20,000 real-time users in a matter of seconds. The company uses AWS to run all of its web and mobile properties, including web and database servers, CMS, analytics, push notifications, and content delivery.

  • AWS Case Study: Punjab Kesri

    Each day, nine million users consume news from Punjab Kesari, one of India’s largest news publishers. Since it migrated its infrastructure, website, and video on demand (VOD) service from a traditional infrastructure to AWS, Punjab Kesari can now deliver more than 150 million page views and over one billion ad impressions per month, while being able to scale from 500 to 20,000 real-time users in a matter of seconds. The company uses AWS to run all of its web and mobile properties, including web and database servers, CMS, analytics, push notifications, and content delivery.

  • AWS Case Study: Qantas

    Qantas wanted to create an in-flight application to make passenger information available to cabin crew. By deploying the application on the AWS Cloud, Qantas can quickly and inexpensively provide cabin crew insights into customer needs and wants.

  • AWS Case Study: Qihoo 360

    Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd is a leading provider of security products in China serving the mobile and Internet space. To help expand its business overseas, Qihoo 360 moved to the AWS Cloud due to its low-cost, elastic, and scalable infrastructure services. AWS helps Qihoo 360 reduce its application deployment time from several months using a traditional hosting model to just a few days with the AWS cloud.

  • AWS Case Study: Qlik

    Qlik is a worldwide leader in visual analytics and business intelligence, with a mission to help customers see the whole story that lives within their data. The company wanted to develop a SaaS-based delivery model on AWS for its Qlik Sense product, and worked with Slalom Consulting on the architecture and implementation. Using AWS and working with Slalom, Qlik was able to release a beta product to the public in 18 weeks, meeting an aggressive company goal.

  • AWS Case Study: QNAP Systems

    QNAP Systems, Inc. provides powerful and reliable network-attached storage (NAS) and network video recorder (NVR) solutions worldwide. The company’s analytics platform, running on AWS, helps QNAP improve its products and customer service by extracting insights from customer data and event logs. By using AWS, the company has reduced the time it takes to run complex queries and generate reports from days to minutes.

  • AWS Case Study: Rail Settlement Plan (ATOC)

    Rail Settlement Plan (RSP), a division of ATOC, provides shared IT services to a network of 19 franchised passenger rail operators in the UK. Working with APN partner KCOM, RSP migrated to AWS and reduced operating costs by 75%.

  • AWS Case Study: Ramco

    Ramco Systems provides cloud-based enterprise solutions to more than 150,000 users in over 35 countries. By leveraging AWS, Ramco can improve server-provisioning time for customers by more than 80%, while reducing both its capital and operating expenditures by more than 40% compared to its on-premise data center.

  • AWS Case Study: Rangespan

    Rangespan provides retailers with supplier management and market data, enabling retailers to select new products analytically and launch them easily. The company needed a way to expand its business and cost-effectively serve its customers during peak order periods. Rangespan uses AWS to run its website, provide data analysis to retailers, and build, validate, and store its 2 TB product catalog.

  • AWS Case Study: Razer

    Razer creates and manages gaming peripherals, systems, and software businesses. The company is running its mobile applications, analytics software, and websites on AWS. Using AWS has enabled Razer to reduce the time to procure new server capacity from one month to one day, achieve 99.999 percent availability, and support growth from 6 million gamers at the start of 2014 to 15 million gamers in 2015.

  • AWS Case Study: Razorfish

    Amazon Elastic MapReduce and Cascading lets Razorfish focus on application development without having to worry about time-consuming set-up, management, or tuning of Hadoop clusters or the compute capacity upon which they sit.

  • AWS Case Study: REA Group

    REA Group, based in Melbourne, Australia, operates real estate advertising websites globally, and was struggling with long development cycles. Migrating to AWS allowed REA Group to adopt agile development methods and reduce development cycles from weeks and months down to days.

  • AWS Case Study: Realeyes

    Business intelligence firm Realeyes delivers emotion analytics to customers through its innovative video-analysis platform. Realeyes runs its video storage, processing, and analytics platform on AWS. Using AWS, the startup has reduced the development time for its data collection service from months to weeks, and now has the technology it needs to run its global operations securely.

  • AWS Case Study: Red Lion Hotels

    Red Lion Hotels Corporation is about to launch a set of web and mobile platforms that will provide hyper-localized research and booking experiences for travelers. AWS Solutions Provider 2nd Watch is helping Red Lion migrate from a co-location facility in order to develop the new platforms on Amazon EC2 with Elastic Load Balancing, Amazon S3, Amazon VPC, and Amazon CloudFront.

  • AWS Case Study: RedBubble

    RedBubble is an online community, marketplace, and print-on-demand service for creative individuals around the world. RedBubble combines Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, and Amazon EBS to operate its own image storage and processing application, Imagehaus.

  • AWS Case Study: redBus

    redBus, an Indian company providing a Software as a Service (SaaS) application for bus operators in addition to selling bus tickets on its own and third-party websites, migrated its operations completely to AWS. The company uses Amazon EC2, Elastic Load Balancing, Amazon RDS, Amazon S3, Amazon EBS and Amazon CloudWatch.

  • AWS Case Study: Redfin

    By using AWS, By using AWS, Redfin can innovate quickly and cost effectively with a small IT staff while managing billions of property records. Redfin is a full-service residential real estate company that operates in 37 states and Washington, D.C. The company runs its entire business analytics operation on AWS, using a range of services, including Amazon S3, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Redshift, Amazon Kinesis, Amazon Elastic MapReduce, and Amazon EC2.

  • AWS Case Study: Redlily

    Redlily is an online retailer offering a variety of products, including designer apparel, stationery, shoes, baby accessories, toys, and games in India. The company migrated its Microsoft NAV enterprise resource planning system to AWS. After doing so, Redlily reduced its IT capital and operational expenses by 70 percent and increased its ERP website uptime from 80 to 99 percent over a three-year period.

  • AWS Case Study: RedMart

    RedMart is a Singapore-based online supermarket that operates its own fulfillment center and delivery vans. RedMart moved its website platform and fulfillment center software to AWS from a physical infrastructure that was inadequate for supporting the company’s growth. Using AWS, RedMart can now support 12 percent month over month growth in traffic, and its website runs five times faster but costs 60 percent less to support.

  • AWS Case Study: Remind

    Remind is a web and mobile application that enables U.S. school teachers to send text messages to students and stay in touch with parents. Remind built its platform as a service on the Amazon EC2 Container Service (Amazon ECS) and runs its entire messaging application infrastructure on AWS. Using Amazon ECS has significantly improved application performance and freed Remind’s engineers to focus on developing and deploying applications.

  • AWS Case Study: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

    Ricoh Company, Ltd., switched from a global information sharing system that used Microsoft SharePoint to AWS in order to cut cost. The company adopted AWS because of its reliability and proven track record at eneterprise-level corporations. AWS offers a dramatic reduction in cost and shortens the amount of time it takes for introduction.

  • AWS Case Study: River Island

    Founded in 1948, River Island is a leading UK high street fashion brand with 300 stores and a thriving digital business. Watch Doug Gardner, CIO at River Island, discuss how AWS allows the company to innovate at speed and scale its systems to handle major demand peaks on Black Friday.

  • AWS Case Study: Robinhood

    Robinhood’s lean staff, including just two DevOps people, used AWS to create a massively scalable securities trading app with strong built-in security and compliance features that supported hundreds of thousands of users at launch. Robinhood is a startup offering no-fee securities trading. The company uses AWS to operate its online business, deliver and update its mobile trading app, securely store customer information and trading data, and perform business analytics.

  • AWS Case Study: Rovio

    Finland-based Rovio Entertainment is the entertainment media company behind such games as Angry Birds, Bad Piggies, and The Croods. By using AWS, Rovio now has an infrastructure that is elastic enough to scale for dramatic peaks in usage.

  • AWS Case Study: Rovio's Gaming Service Platform

    Rovio Entertainment is a Finland-based entertainment media company and creator of the Angry Birds brand. Its gaming platform, which supports all of the firm’s games, runs on AWS. Using AWS, Rovio delivers a consistent, always-on service for its millions of users around the world, and is able to scale on demand for major events, including the release of its new game, Angry Birds 2.

  • AWS Case Study: Royal Opera House

    The Royal Opera House (ROH) is one of the busiest opera houses in the world, home to London’s Royal Opera and the Royal Ballet. ROH faced IT infrastructure challenges by not being able to scale to meet the demand of customers wishing to purchase content and tickets online. Using AWS, The Royal Opera House is able to scale to meet demand for ticket purchasing peaks, improve customer experience and reduce wait times from four hours to a few minutes.

  • AWS Case Study: RoZetta Technology

    RoZetta Technology provides big data storage, management, analytics consultancy, and solutions to the financial services sector. The business runs a range of customer applications in AWS, including a tool that extracts data from company announcements for use in a customer information platform, and a data portal providing access to financial data for academic research. Using AWS has enabled RoZetta Technology to deploy and automate a project in the cloud of 40 servers costing AU$100,000 in weeks, while a less complex project in a physical data center of 16 servers cost AU$800,000 and took months to complete.

  • AWS Case Study: rplan

    Start-up financial services company rplan provides its customers with tools to help achieve financial goals. Building its infrastructure based on AWS has enabled rplan to contain costs, maintain a high level of performance, and support a growing user base.

  • AWS Case Study: S&P Capital IQ

    The S&P Capital IQ platform combines deep global company information and market research with powerful tools for fundamental analysis, idea generation, and workflow management. It provides easy access to both real-time and historical information on companies, markets, transactions, and people worldwide. The S&P data science team saves time and money by using the AWS Cloud to build intelligent analytics for the platform, taking advantage of AWS, including Amazon EMR and Amazon S3.

  • AWS Case Study: Sage Software

    The Professional Services team at Sage Software in Germany often spent hours configuring local virtual machines before meeting with customers. Sage Software used AWS to develop a cloud infrastructure that saves the team an estimated 500 hours per year of server configuration time, resulting in faster access to their training and consulting systems.

  • AWS Case Study: Samsung

    Samsung Electronic Printing is a division of the Seoul-based conglomerate. The division deployed a new mobile app store, called the Samsung Printing Apps Center, on AWS instead of using a traditional IT environment. By using AWS, the division was able to deploy its Printing Apps Center on time and has the scalability to handle spikes in download traffic.

  • AWS Case Study: Sanoma

    Sanoma Games designs casual online gaming and fantasy sports leagues as part of the Sanoma diversified media group. The business unit recently closed its local datacenter in order to build a scalable, service-based architecture that can facilitate expansion into additional markets and gaming categories. Cloud management specialist Nordcloud was appointed to create and manage the new environment, which now includes Amazon RDS, Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon ElastiCache, and Amazon CloudWatch.

  • AWS Case Study: SAP

    SAP is a leading provider of enterprise software, handling 60% of the world’s GDP. Amazon Web Services customers can deploy the full range of SAP software in the AWS Cloud to solve business problems without worrying about infrastructure.

  • AWS Case Study: Scholastic

    Scholastic cut 40 percent off its IT costs and can deliver new services in minutes instead of weeks using AWS. The New York–based company is the world’s largest publisher of children’s books. It turned to AWS services such as Amazon EC2, Amazon Redshift, and Amazon EMR for greater agility and cost reductions in running its web hosting and e-commerce operations.

  • AWS Case Study: Scopely

    Scopely, based in Los Angeles, California, powers mobile, social gaming applications with sophisticated background analytics. To meet its performance objectives, the company turned to AWS and created architecture able to scale reliably from zero to millions of concurrent users.

  • AWS Case Study: ScribbleLive

    Media companies worldwide use ScribbleLive’s engagement platform and application to deliver news and events in real time. By running on AWS, ScribbleLive can scale to support a thousandfold increase in traffic for breaking news while reducing operating costs by 35%.

  • AWS Case Study: Scribd

    Scribd is one of the largest social publishing and reading sites on the Internet, with over 90 million monthly readers. Faced with a document conversion project involving millions of files, Scribd designed a large batch job running Amazon EC2 Spot Instances, allowing Scribd to save 63% over its expected costs for a job of this size.

  • AWS Case Study: Seaco

    Seaco Global Ltd. is the world’s largest sea container leasing company, with more than $6 billion in assets. The company moved its daily business management software—including SAP Business Suite and SAP Solution Manager—from traditional data centers in the UK to AWS. As a result, the company cut its IT hosting and maintenance costs by 50 percent, dramatically improved performance of its SAP applications, and reduced the time it takes to complete its monthly billing process by 75 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: SEAOIL

    SEAOIL Philippines, Inc. moved its Oracle E-Business Suite enterprise resource planning system into AWS, which enabled it to reduce its infrastructure costs by 20 percent, deliver new environments six times faster than in an on-premises environment, and achieve availability levels well above 99.5 percent. Founded in 1998, SEAOIL Philippines is the Philippines’ leading independent fuel company. The company’s AWS architecture includes Amazon EC2 instances and Amazon EBS for persistent storage inside an Amazon VPC.

  • AWS Case Study: SEAT Pagine Gialle

    SEAT Pagine Gialle, the Italian Yellow Pages company, helps its customers achieve visibility through print, voice, and web. The company uses AWS to host its customers’ websites, to build and deploy web applications, and to conduct business intelligence and data mining activities. By using AWS, SEAT PG can scale to handle its customers’ needs and has cut deployment time for new applications from three to four weeks to just a few days.

  • AWS Case Study: Securitas Direct

    Securitas Direct, operating under the brand name Verisure, provides security products and services to more than one million residential and business customers in seven countries. The company uses AWS to deploy its security-based applications globally and to store large volumes of security videos. By using AWS, Securitas Direct can deliver new service applications within hours instead of the six weeks it took in the past, and has avoided the capital expenditures normally associated with traditional IT infrastructures.

  • AWS Case Study: Segment

    Segment provides a service that acts as a single hub for businesses to collect customer data that can be accessed with the SQL query language or used for analytics and marketing automation. Segment uses Amazon EC2 Container Service (Amazon ECS) for scheduling Docker containers across Availability Zones. By using AWS, Segment automated and streamlined container orchestration and management, allowing its developers to focus on their work without worrying about downtimes and application availability.

  • AWS Case Study: Seton Hall

    The Teaching, Learning, and Technology (TLT) Center at Seton Hall University uses AWS to facilitate video streaming of events and quickly spin up pilot projects for teachers and researchers alike. Using AWS saves TLT $30,000 per year on staff and infrastructure costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Shazam

    During the 2012 Super Bowl, the Shazam App ran on Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon EMR, and Amazon EC2 Cluster Compute Quadruple Extra Large Instances with Elastic Load Balancing. This infrastructure helped to support the processing of millions of transactions during this high-traffic event.

  • AWS Case Study: Shine Technologies

    Shine Technologies in Melbourne, Australia, searched for a cloud environment capable of supporting its Oracle-based billing applications. Shine took advantage of Amazon RDS for Oracle Database and Amazon RDS Provisioned IOPS to move its 10-year-old database to AWS and reduce processing time for certain primary processes from 96 to 24 hours.

  • AWS Case Study: Shop Direct

    When UK retailer Shop Direct needed to increase its website availability, the company moved its e-commerce platform to AWS. As a result, Shop Direct was able to handle record Black Friday orders of nearly 10,000 orders/hour.

  • AWS Case Study: Shutl

    Shutl, a United Kingdom start-up, helps retailers offer deliveries in ninety minutes or within a specified one hour timeframe. The Shutl web service API is built on an AWS infrastructure that includes Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS and Amazon Elastic IP. Shutl chose AWS as its cloud services provider based on cost-effectiveness and flexibility, as well as the strong reputation and ability of AWS to meet European Union privacy regulations.

  • AWS Case Study: Siemens

    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics’ mission is to deliver better patient care at a lower cost. With AWS, Siemens has built an analytics platform to help caretakers personalize patient treatment plans through companion diagnostics testing. AWS provides Siemens with tools like AWS CloudTrail, Amazon CloudWatch, Auto Scaling, AWS CloudFormation, and AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) to become more agile and achieve their mission.

  • AWS Case Study: Silver Style Studios

    German game developer Silver Style Studios uses AWS to help provide worldwide availability and 99% uptime to users of its multiplayer online game, The Dark Eye—Herokon Online. Silver Style designed the game to run on the AWS Cloud, eliminating new hardware expenses and lowering operational costs.

  • AWS Case Study: Simple

    Simple is an online bank that offers its customers tools to better understand and manage their finances. The bank built its online banking platform on AWS while meeting payment card industry (PCI) data security standard (DSS) compliance. Using AWS, Simple can automate processes that once took months to complete and focus on its customer service rather than managing IT infrastructure.

  • AWS Case Study: SimpleReach

    SimpleReach, based in New York, measures content traction for enterprise customers like Forbes, Fox News, and TIME Magazine. Using AWS enables SimpleReach to handle massive spikes in traffic seamlessly and cost-effectively, even when the company is processing 1.5B events a day.

  • AWS Case Study: Singapore Post

    Singapore Post started as the traditional mail carrier for Singapore and diversified to become a large e-commerce solutions provider through its SP eCommerce division. The company turned to AWS to build its e-commerce platform and website to support its customers operating in Asia. Using AWS, it has grown quickly to support more than 1,000 consumer brands and can effectively manage fluctuating demands during major retail seasons.

  • AWS Case Study: SK Planet

    SK Planet provides e-commerce, messaging, and location-based services to consumers. By using AWS, the company was able to expand globally with new data center operations that take just one or two days to establish—compared to as much as three months in the past—and has reduced related costs by up to 50 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: Slalom Consulting

    When Slalom Consulting decided to upgrade to SharePoint 2013, the company needed a cloud provider who could support multiple, persistent site-to-site connections. By using AWS, Slalom was able to upgrade to SharePoint 2013 and enable connections to its existing cloud and on-premises data centers. Running on the AWS Cloud helps Slalom take advantage of new and improved SharePoint services while saving an average of 14% compared to its previous cloud provider.

  • AWS Case Study: Sling Media

    Sling Media provides video place-shifting products and services for consumers and TV service providers. Sling uses AWS to allow customers to seamlessly access video from their televisions on a variety of mobile devices, including PC/Mac, tablets and smartphones, no matter how many users are hitting the site. The company uses AWS to support large analytics volumes and data visualization and reporting.

  • AWS Case Study: SM Entertainment

    SM Entertainment operates a wide range of entertainment properties in South Korea, including a record label, a talent agency, a film production company, and an event management company. The company uses AWS to deliver its websites and mobile applications and to run its internal ERP and Groupware systems. By using AWS, the company was able to scale to support more than 3 million new users in three weeks and protects internal data using AWS security features.

  • AWS Case Study: SmartNews

    SmartNews saves time and effort by using AWS CodeDeploy when deploying services to multiple environments, allowing its developers to focus their time on the core product. SmartNews is a news discovery app that delivers the very best stories of the web—from breaking and local news to hidden gems. SmartNews automates software deployment for its microservices using AWS CodeDeploy.

  • AWS Case Study: Smartsheet

    To accommodate its growing business, Smartsheet, a web-based solution for managing tasks, projects and processes,  uses Amazon S3 and Amazon CloudFront for document storage and delivery, and Amazon Mechanical Turk to gain access to an on-demand workforce.

  • AWS Case Study: Smatis

    Smatis, a large French insurance provider (called a “mutuelle”), has strict requirements around protection of sensitive customer data, and must comply with certain European standards, such as Solvency II. After conducting intensive testing, Smatis decided to move production workloads into AWS in order to reduce costs and improve IT efficiency. Smatis is able to store critical customer data securely, without compromising on agility and flexibility.

  • AWS Case Study: SmugMug on CloudSearch

    SmugMug is a photo sharing website that enables its customers to store, share, and sell photos online. By using Amazon CloudSearch, a service that makes it simple and cost-effective to set up, manage, and scale custom search solutions, SmugMug saves more than $300,000 in operations per year and enables its engineers to focus on building a great user experience for its millions of customers.

  • AWS Case Study: SmugMug's Cloud Migration

    SmugMug, a premium online photo and video sharing service, migrated to the cloud starting with Amazon S3 for storage and now runs almost 100% on AWS. By running on the AWS Cloud, SmugMug can deliver a better performing service to its millions of customers.

  • AWS Case Study: Sokrati

    By using AWS, Sokrati reduced the data in its database from 20 terabytes to 2 terabytes and cut its infrastructure costs by 35 percent. Sokrati is one of India’s leading advertising technology and analytics companies, driving more than 12 million visits a month to advertisers by managing over 100 million active ad entities in real time. The company uses AWS to analyze and store terabytes of data for its marketing platform.

  • AWS Case Study: Solinor

    Solinor is a Finland-based software company that provides customized payment solutions that require Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) certification. Its Payment Highway software as a service, which enables its customers to accept card payments online, runs on Amazon Web Services. Solinor got its solution to market 90 percent faster with AWS than it could have on a physical infrastructure and, crucially, it was able to achieve security compliance with ease.

  • AWS Case Study: Sonico

    Sonico.com, a social networking site with more than 48 million registered users, moved its more than 1 billion images to Amazon S3 and performs all of its image upload, processing, and storage using Amazon EC2 and Amazon S3. The company also leverages Amazon SQS and MySQL instances running on Amazon EC2.

  • AWS Case Study: SoundCloud

    SoundCloud is a social sound platform where anyone can upload and share sounds. Needing a solution that would scale without increasing operational complexity, SoundCloud turned to AWS. The company uses AWS to store and process the 2.5 PB of data its users upload, driving business insights and enabling swift, reliable service to customers.

  • AWS Case Study: Speed3D

    Speed 3D is an innovative startup whose flagship mobile application, Insta3D, allows customers to turn portrait photos into detailed 3D avatars with customizable clothing and accessories. By moving to AWS, Speed 3D has halved its image-processing time while gaining the scalability required to engage with more than 1 million mobile users.

  • AWS Case Study: SportPursuit.com

    SportPursuit.com, based in the U.K., offers flash sales on sporting goods to more than 1 million members in 40 countries. With huge spikes in site visitors during concentrated parts of the day, SportPursuit needs a website that enables swift, highly available service to its customers. By using AWS, the company can spin up instances in minutes rather than days, providing fast service to its customers.

  • AWS Case Study: Spuul

    Spuul provides a video streaming service so viewers can watch Indian movies and television series on the web or mobile devices. The company uses AWS to stream high-resolution video to users worldwide without purchasing expensive servers or storage systems as its content library grows. Running on AWS allows Spuul to prepare reports in seconds and make business decisions based on real-time data.

  • AWS Case Study: St Luke’s Anglican School

    St Luke’s Anglican School was beset with regular power outages, limited bandwidth and natural disasters that affected its website and school administration system. The school needed a solution to improve both latency and availability. By moving to AWS, St Luke’s has achieved near 100% availability and reduced website latency from 160 milliseconds to 20 milliseconds.

  • AWS Case Study: Stanford Archaeology Center

    Stanford University’s Archaeology Center is an interdisciplinary research center from where students and faculty conduct archaeology and heritage research on a global scale. The Çatalhöyük lab at the Archaeology Center uses Amazon EC2 to run ArcGIS Server data for spatial analysis of information collected at a Neolithic archaeological site in south-central Turkey. By using AWS, researchers have faster access to information, data version conflicts are minimized, and at least 20 hours per week of staff time that used to be spent on manually updating information has been redirected to more significant projects.

  • AWS Case Study: Star TV

    Using AWS, Novi Digital drastically reduced both cost and time to market for its over-the-top (OTT) content platform, hotstar.com. Novi Digital is one of India’s largest media companies, providing streaming video for more than 40 channels in seven languages to more than 720 million users. The company uses AWS to provide cost-effective scalability and reliability for its OTT platform.

  • AWS Case Study: State of Arizona

    The State of Arizona is located in the Southwestern United States and is populated by over 6 million residents. The State has begun migrating parts of its IT infrastructure to AWS starting with its DNS solution due to aging infrastructure. As a result, the State of Arizona saves over 75% in annual operating costs for its DNS solution when compared to its previous on-premises solution.

  • AWS Case Study: Stripe

    Since 2011, Stripe has delivered its PCI-compliant payment platform entirely on AWS, relying on the security best practices as well as easy auditability of the AWS platform. Stripe wants to make it easier than ever for developers to process payments on their web and mobile applications. Using AWS provides Stripe with access to a world-class infrastructure that helps it scale seamlessly and increase developer productivity.

  • AWS Case Study: Suncorp

    Suncorp Group, a leading Australian financial services organization, wanted to dream big and innovate without restriction to revitalize its complex and expensive IT environment. After a successful migration of mission-critical applications to AWS, the company plans to migrate 2,000 applications to the cloud.

  • AWS Case Study: Suunto

    Suunto is a Finland-based company that designs and manufactures precision instruments for sports enthusiasts. The company stepped into new era when they launched Movescount.com, a sports and fitness website that uses Amazon S3 to store fitness information.

  • AWS Case Study: swisstopo

    Switzerland’s national mapping agency, swisstopo, manages geographic information systems (GIS) projects for Swiss Federal offices and other customers. Moving from an on-premise infrastructure to AWS enabled swisstopo to support up to 50,000 unique visitors per day, which equates to approximately 20 TB of data transferred per month and 1,300 map tiles delivered per second.

  • AWS Case Study: Syntel

    Syntel provides technology and business solutions to a global audience. The company, needing to reduce provisioning time for hardware and increase scalability, moved its dev/test environment to AWS. Now Syntel has reduced its TCO, operating, and capital costs, and can bring services to market more quickly.

  • AWS Case Study: tadaa

    Tadaa—a product of menschmaschine Publishing—is an iPhone camera app featuring high-definition photo effects and editing tools. The app's developers deployed Amazon Web Services (AWS) across multiple regions to support 500,000 new users in less than one week.

  • AWS Case Study: Tadiran Telecom

    Tadiran Telecom is an Israeli enterprise communications solution provider that builds telephony systems with unified communications, large contact centers, as well as control room and mobile applications. The company is using AWS to test software, implement an efficient disaster recovery process, and run a product demo system used by both regional managers and partners. By running on AWS, Tadiran has reduced its time to market and provided the company the ability to offer cloud-based contact centers and systems to its end customers – a capability that its competitors are not yet able to offer.

  • AWS Case Study: TAOlight

    TAOlight created a backend infrastructure 62 percent more quickly with AWS Cloud than in an on-premises solution.  TAOlight delivers an Internet-of-Things lighting solution, including both hardware and software that includes scheduling and voice control. The company uses Amazon EC2 for compute, Amazon RDS for Aurora for database services, Amazon QuickSight for analytics, and Alexa Voice Service for voice-based control.

  • AWS Case Study: TAOlight

    TAOlight created a backend infrastructure 62 percent more quickly with AWS Cloud than in an on-premises solution. TAOlight delivers an Internet-of-Things lighting solution, including both hardware and software that includes scheduling and voice control. The company uses Amazon EC2 for compute, Amazon RDS for Aurora for database services, Amazon QuickSight for analytics, and Alexa Voice Service for voice-based control.

  • AWS Case Study: Tapingo

    The Tapingo app lets people to order from restaurants on the go, while enabling robust inventory and line management for restaurants. The company migrated its architecture to AWS to reduce latency and improve efficiency. Due to the scalability and low cost of AWS, Tapingo has expanded internationally and increased its user base by 5x.

  • AWS Case Study: Tata Motors

    TATA Motors is one of the largest automotive companies in India. The company uses AWS to expand its data center capacity resulting in greater flexibility and faster innovation. By using AWS, the company has reduced its time required to provision IT infrastructure to support new initiatives from one to three months to approximately one week.

  • AWS Case Study: TCL Communication

    TCL Communication wanted to introduce a new firmware update service, FOTA, to allow mobile phone users in more than 100 countries to upgrade their phones using the Internet. By using AWS, the China-based company is able to deliver FOTA to customers at near 100 percent availability, and at 10 times less the cost of a traditional data center.

  • AWS Case Study: Telenor Connexion

    Using AWS, Internet of Things (IoT) solutions firm Telenor Connexion cuts development time for new products in half and speeds its customers’ time-to-market. The firm designs and delivers IoT solutions for some of the world’s biggest global brands, including Volvo, Scania, and Hitachi. Telenor Connexion uses AWS for all new service development, and it benefits from the automation it gains through managed services such as AWS Lambda and Amazon Redshift.

  • AWS Case Study: TellApart

    TellApart provides marketing tools that help online retailers identify their best customers and prospects and send individualized marketing messages to those customers. The company's world-class engineering team has built a real-time ad bidding engine that leverages a suite of AWS products.

  • AWS Case Study: The Global Crop Diversity Trust

    The Global Crop Diversity Trust works to ensure the conservation and availability of crop diversity throughout the world. The organization is running its core website, crop database, online reporting tool, and document management system on AWS. By using AWS, the Crop Trust has consolidated its disparate websites, scaled its main site to keep pace with traffic demands, boosted performance to provide web content faster to global customers, and can now provision new IT resources in minutes.

  • AWS Case Study: The GPT Group

    The GPT Group is one of Australia’s largest diversified listed property groups, with $15.2 billion worth of assets under management. To position itself for future growth, the company tasked the IT department to reduce expenses by 20%. The company leveraged the scalability and reliability of AWS to migrate most of its data center to the cloud. As a results, GPT gained the ability to scale its infrastructure in hours to support business demands while reducing operating expenses by 25%.

  • AWS Case Study: The League of Women Voters

    The League of Women Voters (LWV), a US-based nonpartisan political organization that provides voter education and advocacy, needed a hosting solution for its website that could scale up to meet heavy demand during federal elections. LWV uses AWS to provide continual availability, scaling from 3 server instances to 60 on Election Day.

  • AWS Case Study: The Motley Fool

    Virginia-based financial services firm The Motley Fool provides financial advice to individual investors. When the company migrated its Australia website to AWS, page load times improved, resulting in a better customer experience.

  • AWS Case Study: The Schumacher Group & HIPAA

    US-based Schumacher Group provides emergency medical physicians to more than 200 hospitals. Using Amazon Web Services (AWS) for its business intelligence (BI) environment helps Schumacher ensure that patient data is fully encrypted with the appropriate levels of control and access granted.

  • AWS Case Study: The Seattle Times

    The Seattle Times is the largest daily newspaper in Washington State, with a website that gets 32 million page views each month. The company moved its newspaper website to AWS to improve its auto-scaling capabilities and the ability to quickly troubleshoot problems. By migrating to AWS, The Seattle Times now has the ability to scale up and down to meet spikes in readership and can rapidly deliver breaking news stories to its readers.

  • AWS Case Study: The Washington Post Arc Publishing

    Arc Publishing (Arc) is a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform built by the Washington Post that lets any media company take advantage of the scalable, flexible publishing platform The Washington Post built for its own newsroom. Arc is built as containerized microservices running on AWS. Docker containers and Amazon Elastic Container Service were critical in enabling the Washington Post to expand Arc into a multi-tenant architecture, scale rapidly, and increase the speed of development.

  • AWS Case Study: The Weather Company

    The Weather Company provides some of the world's most accurate weather forecasts to hundreds of millions of users. Using AWS, the company redesigned its weather data platform and forecasting systems. As a result, the platform can now deliver 15 billions forecasts per day for nearly 3 billion locations around the globe.

  • AWS Case Study: THRON

    THRON helps its customers get more out of content through distribution, workflow management, and big data analysis for business insights. The Italian company offers a platform to simplify digital content management and distribution and create actionable recommendations to increase business insights. THRON has been able to cut its development and release cycle time in half by using AWS. It uses a range of AWS services, including Amazon Kinesis, Amazon Redshift, and Amazon EMR to power its intelligence and analysis reporting.

  • AWS Case Study: TicketLeap

    TicketLeap, an online ticketing platform used by thousands of event organizers across the US and Canada, runs entirely on AWS. TicketLeap uses Amazon EC2, Amazon RDS, Amazon CloudFront, Amazon S3, Elastic Load Balancing, Auto Scaling, and cloud monitoring services as the foundation for its platform.

  • AWS Case Study: Ticketmaster

    Ticketmaster, North America’s top online venue for ticket sales and distribution, uses AWS pay-as-you-go pricing to reduce fixed costs by more than 80% annually.

  • AWS Case Study: Tictail

    Tictail is a Swedish startup offering a platform that makes it simple for anyone to set up and expand an online store. Tictail runs its entire infrastructure, including its e-commerce platform, on Amazon Web Services. Using AWS, it has scaled to support 100,000 stores with more than two million products and can roll out up to 25 features a day.

  • AWS Case Study: TIENS Group

    Worldwide conglomerate TIENS Group uses AWS to run a fast and reliable business network that connects its offices in more than 110 countries. By using AWS, the company has reduced IT operating costs by 50%.

  • AWS Case Study: Tigerspike

    Tigerspike offers website hosting and management services, UI and UX design, licensing and support services, and product development for personal media devices. The company migrated its websites, mobile applications, customer database and content delivery solution to AWS after closing its co-location facility located in Sydney, Australia. By moving to AWS, the company has reduced its operating expenses by 75 percent and achieved 99.95 percent uptime.

  • AWS Case Study: Time Inc. Evolves with Confidence Using AWS Support

    Time Inc. is one of the world’s most influential media companies with a portfolio of 90 iconic brands—including People, In Style, and Time—that reach more than 120 million consumers monthly. The company uses AWS Enterprise Support to assist with planning and executing the migration of existing and new applications to AWS. For example, Time leveraged AWS Support to help plan and execute the migration of its advertising system to Amazon Redshift, resulting in a 50 percent reduction in the cost of the application.

  • AWS Case Study: Time Inc. Goes All In on AWS

    Time Inc. is a major global publisher with over 80 brands that generate more than 120 million unique impressions through printed material and reaching another 120 million unique visitors through its digital properties every month. The company is going all in and migrating five of its global datacenters to the AWS Cloud leveraging the help of APN partners Acquia, AlertLogic and Cloudreach. By using AWS, Time Inc. saves more than 75% on hosting costs for its UK brand websites.

  • AWS Case Study: tixCraft

    Founded in 2013, tixCraft provides ticketing services for concerts and other events in Taiwan. The company has migrated its databases, websites, e-commerce, and associated systems for analysis and reporting to AWS. This has enabled tixCraft to scale its IT resources more than 130-fold in 30 minutes, support more than 2,500 orders per second, and achieve 99.999 percent availability.

  • AWS Case Study: Topsy

    Topsy delivers real-time insight from social media conversations. The company uses AWS for cost-effective analysis and storage of 125 TB of data from online sources like Twitter, Google Plus, and LiveJournal, eliminating the need to invest in an on-premises infrastructure and saving the company $1 M.

  • AWS Case Study: Toronto Star

    The Toronto Star is Canada’s largest online news site. By using AWS OpsWorks, an application management service that makes it easy to deploy and operate applications of all shapes and sizes, the Star reduced deployment time for its content management application from 3 hours to 20 minutes, saving costs and boosting productivity.

  • AWS Case Study: Totaljobs Group

    Totaljobs Group is one of the largest and fastest-growing online job board providers in the United Kingdom. Totaljobs Group estimates that its recent move to AWS will reduce hosting costs by $500,000 per year.

  • AWS Case Study: Tradeworx

    Tradeworx, a financial technology company based in New Jersey, needed to help the SEC police market events such as the May 6, 2010 Flash Crash. By using AWS, Tradeworx was able to design an analytics platform that allows the SEC to reconstruct years of market data and analyze more than 3 billion data points in 2.8 seconds.

  • AWS Case Study: Travelbird

    Travelbird is a growing company offering travelers inspiring, simple, and great-value deals on their vacations. The firm runs all its internal and web-facing infrastructure on Amazon Web Services, and has recently added a range of services for business intelligence. With BI tools running on its AWS infrastructure, Travelbird has the insight it needs to drive its business through better decision-making and has reduced manager workloads by 25-30 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: Travelstart

    Travelstart is one of Africa’s most successful travel booking websites. The firm runs its mid-Africa and Middle East online booking operations—including those in Egypt, Kenya, and Qatar—on Amazon Web Services. Using AWS, Travelstart has seized opportunities in emerging markets and has cut operational costs by 43 percent and downtime by 25 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: Trax

    Singapore-based Trax provides a data-analytics solution that uses images from mobile devices to help consumer-goods manufacturers understand inventories, shelf layouts, and other in-store metrics for their products. Trax chose AWS to run its image capture and streaming application and analytics solution in the cloud. Trax now has a solution that scales to provide real-time analytics on tens of thousands of images captured by mobile devices from around the world.

  • AWS Case Study: Trend Micro

    Trend Micro is one of the largest independent enterprise IT security companies in the world. By developing Deep Security as a Service on AWS, Trend Micro was able to reduce its development time from months to days. The company is able to meet key customer requirements, including ease of deployment, flexibility, and five-nines of uptime, as Trend Micro conducted a global launch.

  • AWS Case Study: Trendsmap.com

    Stateless Systems uses AWS to create and host its website Trendsmap.com, whcih displays real-time mapping of word trends on Twitter. The company uses Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS, Spot Instances, ELB, and Elastic IP addresses.

  • AWS Case Study: Trimble

    When Trimble, a leading advanced positioning technology and mobile solutions provider, purchased a 3D modeling product, the company estimated that it would take 36 months to reformat 2.5 million 3D images using its on-premises compute resources. By using AWS, Trimble was able to reformat all of the images in only one month. The company continues to save $20,000 per month on storage costs using AWS and now has the compute capacity to deliver the 3D software and images to customers worldwide.

  • AWS Case Study: Trinity Mirror plc

    Trinity Mirror PLC, one of the UK’s largest newspaper publishers, needed a service provider with an agile, resilient infrastructure for its online assets. Since migrating to AWS, Trinity estimates that the homepage of the Mirror.co.uk website has experienced almost 100% availability.

  • AWS Case Study: Triumph Learning

    The AWS Cloud gives Triumph Learning the flexibility and scale to support its annual business growth while saving hundreds of thousands of dollars per year. Headquartered in New York City, Triumph Learning provides print and digital educational tools for students and teachers throughout the United States. With fast-paced product cycles and dynamic demand, Triumph chose the AWS Cloud to boost performance for its learning application platform. 

  • AWS Case Study: Trust5

    Trust5 develops mobile billing solutions for international enterprise customers. When the company wanted to expand globally, it migrated its mobile billing platform to AWS. By using AWS, Trust5 expanded its services to a global market, decreased time to market by 90 percent and decreased CAPEX costs by 30 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: Ubisoft

    Ubisoft scales to support millions of global gamers, deploys updates in minutes, and improves player experience using AWS. The company develops popular console and online video games used by millions of people worldwide. Ubisoft hosts online game services in the cloud, using Amazon ECS for orchestration and deployment.

  • AWS Case Study: UCAS

    UCAS provides application services to colleges and universities in the UK. Once a year, UCAS experiences massive traffic surges when A-level course results are released and students log-in to see their performance. By using AWS for its website, UCAS can handle peak loads of 200 student log-ins per second.

  • AWS Case Study: Unalis

    Unalis provides mobile gaming content and applications and uses social media to deliver technical information, videos, illustrations, and e-commerce services to traditional Chinese-speaking markets in Asia. The business is running its mobile games, mobile analytics platform, and social media services on AWS. This enabled Unalis to save about $370,000 in server costs in the first year, reduce the number of employees needed to run its infrastructure by half from about 20 to 10, and cut three months from the time required to bring a new game to production.

  • AWS Case Study: United Daily News

    United Daily News Group (udn tv) decided to implement an online news video service to meet the changing needs of its audience. Using AWS, udn tv was able to deploy the service in two months and scale to support a 10x growth in viewer numbers.

  • AWS Case Study: Universal Church

    The Universal Church, a Pentecostal Christian organization founded in Brazil, experienced outages when streaming special television and radio events. Working with APN partner Dedalus, the church moved to AWS, improving availability while saving approximately $1.25 million in costs.

  • AWS Case Study: University of California Berkeley AMP Lab's Carat Project

    The Algorithms, Machine, and People (AMP) Lab at the University of California Berkeley is a multi-disciplinary research effort designed to build scalable machine learning and data analysis technology. With the help of AWS, the AMP Lab team is able to scale up experiments and try new software on realistic configurations across thousands of computers. The AWS Cloud provides the AMP Lab access to low-cost infrastructure and on-demand computing resources, which support big data projects that include Carat, an application created to help measure energy productivity and improve battery life on cell phones.

  • AWS Case Study: University of Maryland University College

    University of Maryland University College (UMUC) is an open-access university serving working adult students pursuing higher education through on-site and online courses. When its legacy applications were due for renewal, UMUC turned to AWS to build its new analytics platform and several administrative workloads. By using Amazon Redshift, UMUC has improved its extract, transform, and load (ETL) performance by twentyfold allowing it to build more accurate predictive models.

  • AWS Case Study: University of Notre Dame

    University of Notre Dame (UND), a private, Catholic institute of higher learning, maintains many services to support its student, faculty and administrative populations, including their website.  It needed a scalable IT infrastructure to support its website for future large scale events, including sports championships. It migrated its website and global student and faculty authentication stores to AWS with plans to move 80% of its workloads to AWS in the next three years.

  • AWS Case Study: University of Pennsylvania

    The Computer and Information Science at the University of Pennsylvania offers a wide range of IT courses to undergraduate and graduate students. The school took advantage of resources provided through AWS Educate to give its students access to high-performance computing resources for classes such as web systems, mobile-game creation, and cloud computing. By accessing AWS services, the students can get experience building and deploying large, sophisticated cloud systems, giving them experience for real-world jobs.

  • AWS Case Study: University of Western Australia

    The Centre for Software Practice at the University of Western Australia wanted to build a platform for online computer science classes. Working with a limited budget, CSP used AWS to launch the Class2Go online platform at less than 10% the cost of previous, similarly sized projects.

  • AWS Case Study: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

    The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) BioSense program tracks public health problems to better prepare for and coordinate responses to safeguard the wellbeing of the American people. The CDC recently re-launched BioSense 2.0 on the AWS Cloud in AWS GovCloud (US) and other Regions. With AWS, the CDC can better share important health information among public health professionals and with partners in state and local governments while avoiding costly investments in hardware.

  • AWS Case Study: US Department of State

    The United States Department of State and its prime contractor, MetroStar Systems, built an online video contest platform to encourage discussion and participation around cultural topics, and to promote membership in its ExchangesConnect network. The contest drew participants from more than 160 countries and took advantage of the scalability of AWS, using Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon EBS, and ELB. 

  • AWS Case Study: US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

    The FDA receives 100,000 handwritten reports of adverse drug affects each year. Needing to reduce costs and streamline data entry, the agency turned to AWS. Now the FDA and APN Partner Captricity can turn manual reports into machine-readable information with 99.7% accuracy, reducing costs from $29 per page to $0.25 per page.

  • AWS Case Study: USDA Food and Nutrition Service

    The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) administers the nutrition assistance programs of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Using Amazon EC2, the FNS has launched a dynamic Web-based application called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Retailer Locator to help SNAP recipients find the nearest SNAP authorized stores.

  • AWS Case Study: utd. by content

    Digital media distributor, utd. by content, needed a cost-effective IT infrastructure with the ability to support spikes in demand during client projects. By selecting AWS, utd. by content can run workloads at 30% the cost of an on premises data center and deploy a new infrastructure in 1/3 the time of a traditional environment.

  • AWS Case Study: Vembu

    Vembu Technologies, using Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, and Amazon EBS infrastructure, offers the Vembu Pro online backup and cloud storage services for SMBs through its channel partners, who are managed service providers and value added resellers.

  • AWS Case Study: Vessel

    Vessel is a next generation video platform designed to give subscribers early access to their favorite video programs across any device. The company chose to build and run its highly anticipated video platform on AWS to avoid the need to purchase and manage datacenters. By using AWS, Vessel was able to rapidly scale to support traffic generated by more than 200 million fans on launch day and accelerate its ability to iterate quickly on its product in a fast-paced industry.

  • AWS Case Study: VidRoll

    VidRoll is a video technology and monetization platform for content publishers. VidRoll uses AWS Lambda to power the business logic for real-time ad bidding. Using Lambda, VidRoll developers can focus on product innovations, and the company can grow revenue ten times over without needing to hire additional technical resources.

  • AWS Case Study: Viocorp

    Sydney, Australia-based Viocorp, offers an online video platform to consumers as well as corporate and government organizations for content delivery to a range of devices. As the company builds for growth, Viocorp was looking for a way to scale the business without paying upfront to secure new infrastructure. With the use of AWS, Viocorp was able to reduce infrastructure costs by 50% while scaling to meet anticipated growth in their customer base.

  • AWS Case Study: Viskase

    Viskase, a worldwide supplier of casing solutions for the food industry, collaborated with Protera Technologies to implement an SAP disaster recovery  (DR) solution. With a 24-hour, 7-day worldwide operation, Viskase needed a solution that would have limited downtime with reasonable costs. Viskase realized a 1-hour restore time and anticipates a 50% cost savings running the DR solution on AWS.

  • AWS Case Study: VivaKi

    VivaKi, a subsidiary of the french advertising company Publicis Groupe, needed to process and analyze large amounts of data quickly in order to adjust advertising campaign and maximize return on investment. By using AWS, VivaKi can process more data simultaneously while reducing operating expenses by nearly 75%

  • AWS Case Study: VivaReal

    VivaReal hosts 6 unique Latin American real estate marketplaces and their central property database of approximately one million properties on AWS. Lea en español. Leia dentro portuguêses.

  • AWS Case Study: Vodafone Hutchison Australia

    Australian telecommunications provider, Vodafone, needed to expand its live streaming service to meet high demand during cricket season. By using AWS, Vodafone is able to scale and improve capacity to support 10,000 simultaneous live streams.

  • AWS Case Study: Vodafone Italy

    Vodafone Italy wanted a secure solution that would make it easy for its customers to buy credit for mobile phone SIM cards. Working with AWS Partner Storm Reply, Vodafone created a compliant, secure solution on AWS that can scale to handle thousands of daily transactions while reducing capital expenditures by 30%.

  • AWS Case Study: Voyages-sncf.com

    VSC Technologies is a subsidiary of the French National Railway Corporation (SNCF) under the SNCF online travel agency, Voyages-sncf.com, which handles long-distance and high-speed passenger services. Based near Paris and employing more than 170 people, VSC offers complete technology solutions and services for the railway distribution needs of its customers and hosts critical applications for railway reservations.

  • AWS Case Study: Vserv.mobi

    Vserv.mobi provides a mobile advertising platform that allows app developers and site owners to create original content for consumers on mobile. Using AWS, the company can scale to serve about 31 billion ad requests on a daily basis while using Amazon EC2 Spot Instances to reduce costs by almost 70 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: Webmotors

    WebMotors, based in Sao Paulo, Brazil, hosts a website where users can post and browse through classified ads to buy and sell vehicles. The company migrated its website to AWS, improving its performance by 45%, saving $100,000, and enabling it to scale up to meet the needs of more than 20 million unique visitors per month.

  • AWS Case Study: Wego

    Wego is a travel search engine that helps customers research and book travel online globally. To improve the overall performance and availability of its solution, the travel company migrated its website and SAP Business One application to AWS. Since migrating to AWS, Wego has been able to scale to support three times the number of users and increase the availability of its SAP application to nearly 100 percent.

  • AWS Case Study: WeMade

    WeMade Entertainment is a Seoul-based online-game development company that makes popular multiplayer games. The company uses AWS to develop and test new games and to distribute them to a global audience. Using AWS, WeMade is able to extend its audience base beyond Korea, scale resources up or down depending on the popularity of a game, and spin up compute resources in one minute instead of four weeks using a traditional IT architecture.

  • AWS Case Study: WeTransfer

    Using AWS, WeTransfer seamlessly supports more than 40 million active users, who transfer about 1 billion files each month, generating traffic peaks of 15 GB of data per second. Based in the Netherlands and the United States, the company provides a file- transfer service that makes it easy for users to send files of up to 20 GB in size. WeTransfer uses AWS Enterprise Support to maintain high availability and deliver a consistently excellent customer experience.

  • AWS Case Study: WeWork Fieldlens

    Fieldlens is a cloud-hosted construction-project management tool built by WeWork. After 810 days of uptime, the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud instance running the monolithic Fieldlens application failed, and the Fieldlens team realized it needed to make a big change in how it built and deployed environments. Using Docker containers and Amazon Elastic Container Service, the company migrated its entire application to run as containerized microservices on AWS in less than eight weeks.

  • AWS Case Study: Willbros Group

    Willbros Group is a global contractor specializing in energy infrastructure and serving the oil, gas, and power industries. The company uses AWS to run its business applications, including Microsoft Office and Integra Link, a custom collaboration and analytics solution for managing pipeline integrity. Using AWS has enabled Willbros to bring projects to market 80 percent faster and scale compute resources on demand.

  • AWS Case Study: Wireless Car

    WirelessCar is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Volvo Group and is the world’s leading provider of automotive telematics services. The company has developed its own delivery engine—a test and development environment for its own software—based on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud and Amazon Simple Storage Service. Now it’s able to scale test and development environments up and down according to requirements, and can make better-informed business decisions as a result.

  • AWS Case Study: WIX

    Wix is a web-publishing platform used by both businesses and individuals alike that allows users to easily and quickly create websites that meet their needs. The company uses AWS to host their web development platform and manage the delivery of website content to its users. Using AWS, Wix can scale from several dozen to several hundred servers as needed and remove capacity just as quickly, saving money that the company wouldn’t be able to do in a traditional data center.

  • AWS Case Study: Wooga

    Wooga, a social and mobile gaming company that attracts approximately 40 million users worldwide per month, uses Amazon Web Services (AWS) OpsWorks to host one of Facebook’s most popular games, Monster World. 1.5 million users play Monster World each day, generating up to 15,000 requests per second at peak times.

  • AWS Case Study: Worldreader

    Worldreader, a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing books to children in developing countries, teamed up with soccer team FC Barcelona to send 1 million e-books to boys and girls in Africa. The organization needed a world-class website to accept donations and handle spikes in traffic. Working with AWS and Transcend Computing, Worldreader had its site up and running in only three days without having to sacrifice valuable donations to invest in costly infrastructure.

  • AWS Case Study: WOW air

    WOW air is a low-cost transatlantic airline that grew from a startup into a million-passenger-a-year carrier in just four years. The company hosts the majority of its Internet-facing IT infrastructure, including its websites and internet booking engine, on AWS. It now has the IT capacity and scalability to match pace with its growth, and application latency has been reduced by 68%, which means customers get faster response times when booking trips through the WOW air website.

  • AWS Case Study: Xiaomi

    Xiaomi develops high-end smartphones for the worldwide market. The company chose AWS to launch its mobile application download center cost-effectively and with quicker time to market.

  • AWS Case Study: Y-cam Solutions

    Using AWS, Y-cam Solutions transformed itself from a hardware vendor into a service provider with a more valuable business model. Y-cam developed an artificial intelligence solution to deliver home-security monitoring and alerts, eliminating the need for a traditional network operations center. The company uses Amazon Polly to provide a human-sounding voice and Amazon Lambda to run code in response to events in a serverless architecture.

  • AWS Case Study: Y-Cam Will Save 80% Over Three Years

    Y-cam Solutions is a provider of high quality, affordable, and easy-to-use indoor and outdoor security cameras for residential and small business use. As the company prepared to launch a new surveillance video storage service in 2011, it needed a flexible infrastructure that could be launched quickly across North America and Europe without requiring a large capital investment or revenue commitment. By using AWS, Y-cam was able to build its service five months instead of 15 months as originally estimated, and estimates reducing the cost of infrastructure by 80% over a three-year period.

  • AWS Case Study: Yelp Cuts Test-Run Times by 90% Using AWS

    Yelp.com and the Yelp mobile app publishes crowd-sourced reviews and photos about local businesses across the United States and in Europe, Asia, South America, Australia, and New Zealand. Using AWS services, Yelp streamlined its testing and development environment to maximize the productivity of its hybrid infrastructure, cutting its test-run time to 10 minutes, compared to as much as two hours previously.

  • AWS Case Study: YIT & Ynet

    YIT hosts nearly 800 news websites in its data center in Tel Aviv, Israel. The company turned to AWS to launch and host a live notification service for its largest news site, Ynet, when its own data center couldn’t handle the additional load. On AWS, YIT can scale in minutes to handle traffic spikes of up to 80,000 users per second without failure.

  • AWS Case Study: Yo

    Yo is a popular social messaging mobile application built for iOS, Android, and Windows phones. The company migrated its mobile application backend to AWS to help improve the reliability of its application and reduce downtime. By using AWS, Yo can scale to support millions of users, send hundreds of thousands of notifications daily, and improve the overall user experience.

  • AWS Case Study: YPlan

    YPlan is a mobile-only app that allows people to browse a curated list of the best events in their city and book tickets in just two taps. By using AWS right from the start, YPlan quickly grew its user base to 500,000 and experiences availability close to 100%.

  • AWS Case Study: Z2

    Z2 produces multiplayer mobile games that offer players an immersive environment with community and social features. The company needed speed and performance to support players worldwide as they interact with each other in real time. By running on AWS, the company can scale quickly to manage worldwide traffic with low latency and gather insights from millions of game sessions to support customers and develop new features.

  • AWS Case Study: Zalora

    ZALORA is an online fashion retailer in South East Asia. ZALORA’s technology stack runs fully on the AWS Cloud since 2016. This has enabled ZALORA to bring new products to market three times faster than in a previous hosted data center environment, increase capacity by 300 percent during peak sales periods, and operate with less than 150 engineers supporting more than 1,500 employees.

  • AWS Case Study: ZEDO

    Digital ad technology company ZEDO offers products and services that help publishers sell and deliver Internet ads. By migrating to AWS, ZEDO has improved ad delivery times by almost 50% and reduced its operating costs by 40%.

  • AWS Case Study: Zenga TV

    By using AWS, ZengaTV can scale up to handle 50 times its regular traffic and has reduced its infrastructure costs by 45 percent. ZengaTV is a platform for live streaming of TV channels and over the top distribution of entertainment like movies and music videos. The company uses AWS for all of its operations, including its web application, content delivery, and video on demand services.

  • AWS Case Study: Ziff Davis

    After acquiring several web properties rapidly, Ziff Davis, a leading digital media company, had to find a way to implement the company’s proprietary technology on the properties and manage them efficiently. By moving to AWS, Ziff Davis is able to create an efficient R&D environment, programmatically create a cohesive environment across its portfolio, and reduce costs by nearly 30%.

  • AWS Case Study: Zillow

    Zillow is the leading housing rental and real estate marketplace, used by tens of millions of home buyers, sellers, and renters. Zillow migrated its image-processing and delivery system to AWS to solve performance issues and gain scalability. As a result, the company improved user experience on its image-heavy websites, halved its content delivery network costs, and can now process more than 3 million images per day and serve up to 150,000 images per second.

  • AWS Case Study: Zynga

    By returning to AWS, Zynga is gaining greater agility, lower costs, and the freedom to experiment with new solutions to deliver world-class game experiences. Zynga is one of the world’s leading developers of social games. The company started using AWS again in 2015 for certain computing services after several years of operating its own private cloud. With changes to their business over the years—particularly a transition to mobile games—and an ever increasing focus on analytics, Zynga determined that it would stop running its own infrastructure and migrate certain workloads back to AWS.

  • AWS Case Study: CAP – POOQ

    Content Alliance Platform (CAP) is the only content provider in Korea that provides real-time, cloud-based broadcasting and on-air video on demand (VOD) through the over-the-top (OTT) service POOQ. The company provides various VOD services and programs from the top three Korean broadcasting stations to more than 600,000 paying subscribers. AWS's Auto Scaling and Scheduled Scaling features let CAP react to rapidly changing traffic easily and cost-effectively.

  • AWS Video Case Study: Butterfleye

    Butterfleye is a cordless security camera for business and home that combines activity-based recording, facial recognition, and military-grade technology to decide when to record and when to disarm. By combining Butterfleye’s on-camera facial functionality and Amazon Rekognition’s API, the company can identify and tag millions of faces accurately. Butterfleye users can track family, employees, and customers, and in the case of a burglary, shoplifting, or an unusual event, the perpetrators can be identified and reported.

  • Ayala Land Case Study

    By migrating SAP HANA workloads to the AWS Cloud, Ayala Land has seen an increase in performance by as much as 40 percent, and it projects a 24 percent cost savings over the next 5 years compared to running SAP HANA on premises. Ayala Land is a leading real-estate company with residential and commercial holdings throughout the Philippines. The enterprise uses Amazon EC2 to run its SAP HANA application and Amazon EBS as primary storage for all Amazon EC2 instances. Ayala Land facilitates automation and scripting with AWS Lambda and Amazon CloudWatch, and it strengthens system security using AWS Identity and Access Management.

  • Aylesbury Vale District Council Case Study

    Andrew Grant, Chief Executive of Aylesbury Vale District Council (AVDC), wanted his district to focus on its citizens. By using AWS, AVDC employees can take their work to the people of the district and serve them directly. They can predict when and where their customers need them most with increased data processing capabilities in the cloud.

  • Babylon Case Study

    Founded in 2013, Babylon is a subscription health service provider that enables users to have virtual consultations with doctors and health care professionals via text and video messaging through its mobile application. Watch Dr. Ali Parsa, CEO and founder at Babylon, discuss how AWS allows the company to innovate with artificial intelligence and scale globally.

  • Bambora Case Study

    Bambora uses AWS to provide a scalable global infrastructure as it has grown to a multimillion-dollar business in two years. The company provides online, in-store, and mobile payment solutions aimed at all companies, from small merchants to global enterprises.

  • Bambuser Case Study

    Bambuser used Amazon EFS to quickly and simply shift its video servers to the AWS Cloud, avoiding the need to build its own automated video-migration and orchestration processes. The company provides real-time mobile content sharing for organizations and app developers. Bambuser writes videos to and transcodes them on Amazon EFS, stores them in Amazon S3, and serves them on demand with Amazon CloudFront.

  • Banro Corporation Case Study

    Banro is a Canadian gold mining company with exploration and development on four wholly-owned properties, each with mining licenses, along a major gold belt in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). In order to update the company’s IT infrastructure and effectively serve its five locations in Canada and Africa, Banro adopted an AWS Cloud strategy that uses Amazon EC2, Amazon VPC, and Amazon S3.

  • Banyan Tree Case Study

    Banyan Tree chose AWS to reduce latency and scalability of its websites, which receive two millions visitors annually, and reduced its time to market from one month to less than one week. Banyan Tree is a luxury hotel company that owns and manages luxury hotels around the globe. It uses Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Auto Scaling, and Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC).

  • Baylor Case Study

    The Baylor College of Medicine is a leading contributor to the CHARGE Project, a group of more than 200 scientists who are working to identify genes that contribute to aging and heart disease. Baylor’s collaboration with the CHARGE researchers required a secure, scalable genomic analysis platform. By using AWS, CHARGE can analyze genome sequences 5 times faster than with traditional infrastructure and store 430 TB of data.

  • Bazaarvoice Case Study

    Bazaarvoice has the elastic architecture to spin up resources on demand and can easily support rapid data growth by using AWS. The company offers a technology platform and services that help customers collect and analyze consumer content, using that data to increase sales and improve their products and services. Bazaarvoice primarily hosts its service on AWS and supports critical databases using Amazon EBS.

  • Be Software Case Study

    Be Software cut costs 50 percent and more easily enters new geographic markets as a result of moving to AWS. Be Software provides simple, user-friendly SaaS applications for medical-case management and employment services. The company uses Amazon EC2 instances to host and run its customer-facing SaaS applications and takes advantage of Amazon EFS to optimize its processing and volume-storage needs.

  • Benchling Case Study

    Benchling reduces its CRISPR search times from 30 seconds to under 3 seconds, scales to support CRISPR workflows for more than a hundred organisms, and saves thousands of dollars monthly using AWS. The company provides a complete R&D platform used by thousands of life science researchers across the globe. Benchling runs its genome search platform on AWS, taking advantage of AWS Lambda serverless architecture.  

  • Berlin Philharmonic Case Study

    Using AWS, the Berlin Philharmonic can stream 200 HD videos simultaneously and provides users with the best possible viewing experience by utilizing multiple AWS Regions. The Berlin Philharmonic's Digital Concert Hall provides a virtual concert hall for its listeners all over the world, letting listeners enjoy recorded concerts uninterrupted. The organization uses Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, Route 53, and Amazon EBS to deliver video to users.

  • Biblioteca de Catalunya Case Study

    Using AWS, Biblioteca de Catalunya reduced costs by four times compared to storing its 26 TB of data on premises. Biblioteca de Catalunya is a national library located in Barcelona, Spain. As part of its multi-year digitization project, the organization migrated to AWS using a hybrid approach, integrating its on-premises resources with cloud resources. Biblioteca de Catalunya chose Amazon Glacier as a reliable, secure, and inexpensive service for data archiving and long-term backup of the library’s more than four million items.

  • BidMotion Case Study

    By using AWS, BidMotion benefits from low application latency and has scalable storage for billions of rows of data that can be accessed for analysis by machine learning. BidMotion hosts its ad-tech platform on the AWS Cloud. Its solution provides ad tracking and audience analysis to help companies make their mobile applications more profitable. The low latency provided by the AWS infrastructure provides a better experience for users of apps employing BidMotion.

  • bigfinite case study

    Using artificial intelligence, machine learning, and big data on AWS, bigfinite helps pharmaceutical makers increase the accuracy and efficiency of their manufacturing processes while maintaining regulatory compliance. bigfinite develops software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications for industrial processes in biotech and pharma and other regulated industries. The company uses Amazon Athena for serverless querying of Amazon S3 data and incorporates advanced cloud technology into its big-data analytics platform, using AWS services including Amazon Elastic MapReduce, AWS Lambda, and Amazon Machine Learning.

  • Blackboard Case Study

    Blackboard will easily scale its applications worldwide and put new learning tools into educators’ hands faster than before by going all-in on AWS. The company’s focus is on technologies and services that enable student and institutional success across the globe. Blackboard is migrating all of its learning solutions to the AWS Cloud.

  • Blesh Case Study

    By using AWS, Blesh reduces its latency by up to 90 percent, enabling its airline clients to send flight tracking information to passengers in real time. The Blesh beacon technology and analytics platform is the largest in Turkey, boasting more than 100,000 sensors that over 250 brands utilize to inform their customers of upcoming offers and information. The company has been able to sort and analyze ever-increasing amounts of sensor data by using AWS services such as Amazon Redshift.  

  • Blockbuster Case Study

    Blockbuster cut its IT costs in half—while expanding to three new countries—by delivering its transactional video-on-demand content using AWS. Blockbuster delivers thousands of movies and TV series to viewers across the Nordic countries via its streaming service. The company uses Amazon CloudFront to deliver its content and AWS Lambda for serverless compute processes that track customer transactions and help Blockbuster build a detailed picture of customer behavior to personalize services.

  • Blue Ocean Systems Case Study

    Running an SAP Business One cloud solution with SAP HANA on AWS has enabled Blue Ocean Systems to provide powerful ERP and business intelligence capabilities to small and midsize businesses. Founded in 2003, Blue Ocean Systems is an integrated business solutions consultancy specializing in the implementation and support of SAP enterprise applications. Blue Ocean Systems is using Amazon EC2 instances powered by Intel® processors to provide SAP Business One in the AWS Cloud with SAP HANA to customers profitably and efficiently.

  • BluePi Case Study

    Being part of the AWS Partner Network helps BluePi deliver large-scale migrations to the AWS Cloud for Indian businesses, as well as software-as-a-service solutions, while driving 150 percent annual growth. BluePi serves businesses across India with cloud-based IT solutions and services. The company uses AWS services such as Amazon EC2 and Amazon RDS, and AWS Lambda, Amazon Redshift, and Amazon Lex to support analytics and machine learning capabilities.

  • Boingo Wireless Case Study

    Boingo Wireless uses AWS to run analytical queries in 25 seconds instead of 45 minutes, load one million data records in 20 seconds instead of two hours, and scale compute resources 20 times faster. Boingo Wireless provides mobile Internet access at more than one million Wi-Fi hotspots across the globe. The company runs its big-data warehouse and dev/test environments on AWS, and uses Amazon Redshift to ingest multiple terabytes of analytical data from different sources. 

  • BP Case Study

    BP has increased the performance of its lubricants ERP system, with response times running around 40 percent faster on the AWS Cloud. BP is a global energy company with that provides customers with fuel and energy in over 70 countries. BP selected AWS as its cloud technology provider for one of the company’s SAP applications running in its global Castrol Business, achieving flexibility, agility, and reliability. 

  • BP Spiral Suite Case Study

    By deploying Spiral Suite on AWS, BP unlocked the software’s full potential, cutting calculation times from hours to minutes and improving consistency, accuracy, and speed of decision making by moving to a single source of truth. The company delivers energy products, fuel, lubricants, and petrochemicals to people around the world. BP runs Spiral Suite on Amazon EC2 instances, with AWS Auto Scaling to provide more resources when needed and Amazon S3 object storage to hold data.

  • Brault and Martineau Case Study

    Brault & Martineau ensures high availability for its e-commerce website, scales to meet growth, and improves its online shopping experience using AWS. The company is a furniture retailer with stores located throughout Quebec and a growing e-commerce presence. Brault & Martineau migrated its e-commerce platform to the AWS Cloud with help from AWS APN partner ExoSource.

  • Brigade Group Case Study

    Brigade Group expects to lower the total cost of ownership of its SAP S/4HANA environment by 25 percent over the next five years by running it on the AWS Cloud instead of an on-premises infrastructure. The company develops residential and commercial properties across India. Brigade Group runs its SAP S/4HANA environment on an SAP-certified AWS infrastructure, relying on Amazon EC2 instances to provide the compute power to deliver real-time reports to executives, and using Amazon EBS to provide data and file storage.

  • British Columbia Institute of Technology Case Study

    Using AWS and AWS Educate, the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT), equips students with cloud-computing resources and skills to help them succeed after they finish school. BCIT is one of Canada's largest post-secondary polytechnic schools. Students at BCIT use their AWS Educate credits for compute resources used in labs, including Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, Amazon Simple Storage Service, and Amazon Route 53. These exercises move from theory into practice, helping students get the skills they need to secure a job after graduation.

  • Bureau of Customs of the Philippines Case Study

    After procuring AWS infrastructure, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) of the Philippines was able to launch its Advanced Manifest System (AMS) into production within just three months. The BOC is charged with assessing and collecting customs revenues, curbing illicit trade and all forms of customs fraud, and facilitating trade through an efficient and effective customs-management system. To build systems quickly while securing them against malware and other intrusions, BOC is running a logically isolated infrastructure in an Amazon VPC.

  • Bustle Case Study

    Bustle uses AWS Lambda to process high volumes of data generated by their website in real time, allowing the team to make faster, data-driven decisions. Bustle.com is a news, entertainment, lifestyle, and fashion website catering to women.

  • Busuu Case Study

    By using AWS, Busuu can scale to serve users with fourfold spikes in traffic during busy periods, while saving developers time on routine administration. The company is a social network for learning languages, and provides app- and web-based courses to 60 million people in 12 languages. It runs its infrastructure on AWS, using services such as Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon RDS, Amazon DynamoDB, and Amazon Redshift.

  • Butterfleye Case Study

    Butterfleye is a cordless security camera for business and home that combine activity-based recording, facial recognition and military-grade technology to decide when to record and when to disarm, placing their products at the optimal intersection of security and privacy.
    By combining Butterfleye’s on camera facial functionality and Amazon Rekognition’s API, they are able to identify and tag millions of faces accurately. Their users can track family, employees, customers, etc and in cases there is a burglary, shoplifting, or an unusual event the perpetrators can be identified and reported. Amazon Rekognition allows them access to powerful image and facial analysis giving them a technological edge in the security camera market 

  • BYJU'S Case Study

    BYJU’S uses AWS to deliver interactive learning content to more than 15 million students, gain deeper data analytics, and create innovative new products. The company provides online learning through a website and mobile app, reaching more than 900,000 subscribers globally. BYJU’S runs its primary website and several mobile apps on the AWS Cloud, and uses Amazon Redshift for data analytics. 

  • Bynder Case Study

    With the help of AWS, Bynder has been able to grow 200 percent year-over-year, scaling into new regions and working with several multinational organizations. The company’s digital asset management (DAM) platform offers brands a smarter way to find, share, and use digital files at any time and from anywhere. The company has also maintained an innovative culture amid rapid international growth, using Amazon Rekognition and AWS Lambda to improve customer experience and speed innovation.

  • C-SPAN Case Study

    By using AWS to automate the process of identifying when individuals appear in video streams, C-SPAN estimates it will be able to index 100 percent of its first-run content each year, covering 7,500 hours of content compared to the previous 3,500 hours. C-SPAN is a public service created by the United States cable television industry to make government proceedings available for public viewing. The organization is using Amazon Rekognition—an image analysis service based on deep-learning technology—to detect faces in screenshots captured from eight available C-SPAN video feeds that run 24/7.

  • CADFEM Case Study

    CADFEM uses AWS to make complex simulation software more accessible to smaller engineering firms, helping them compete with much larger ones. The firm specializes in simulation software and services for the engineering industry. It uses Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, Amazon Elastic Block Store, and Amazon Simple Storage Service to offer high-performance-computing environments on which customers can run simulation software. 

  • Cadreon Case Study

    Cadreon processes big-data queries from thousands of sources in a few seconds and quickly scales to meet growing demand using AWS. The company provides programmatic advertising solutions to branding companies across the globe. Cadreon runs an audience-insights analytical platform on AWS.

  • Caltech Guttman Lab Case Study

    The Guttman Lab at the California Institute of Technology uses an AWS-based high-performance computing (HPC) cluster to quickly add new compute nodes, analyze genomic sequencing data in days instead of weeks, and easily manage cluster access credentials. Led by Dr. Mitch Guttman, the Guttman Lab is a Pasadena, California–based research laboratory specializing in the study of large noncoding RNA genes. The lab runs its growing HPC cluster on AWS, using Amazon Virtual Private Cloud to launch resources in a defined network and Amazon WorkSpaces and Simple AD to manage access.

  • Cambia Health Solutions Case Study

    Cambia Health Solutions uses AWS to enable startup healthcare companies to get to scale quickly while providing high levels of security for sensitive information and meeting compliance requirements. Cambia Health Solutions creates and invests in innovations designed to serve the changing needs of individuals and families, including a wide range of companies within its Direct Health Solutions Network. Within the portfolio of Direct Health Solutions companies, Wildflower uses AWS to deliver its pregnancy app to more than 50,000 women and HealthSparq delivers its healthcare price transparency app to more than 70 health plans covering 70 million members.

  • Canadian Pharmacists Association Case Study

    The Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) uses AWS to provide healthcare practitioners and patients with accurate information about medications. Services driving CPhA’s digital transformation include Amazon S3, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon SES, and Elastic Load Balancing products to distribute incoming application traffic across multiple targets.

  • Canon Case Study

    Canon’s Office Imaging Products division benefits from faster development times, lower costs, and global reach by using AWS to deliver cloud-based services such as Mobile Print. The division is part of the Tokyo-based electronics conglomerate. The Office Imaging Products division uses AWS services such as Amazon S3, Amazon Route 53, Amazon CloudFront, and Amazon IAM for test, development, and production of new services. 

  • Canon Case Study - AWS Support

    With the help of AWS Support, Canon’s Office Imaging Products division benefits from the faster development times, lower costs, and global reach by of AWS to deliver cloud-based services such as Mobile Print. The division is part of the Tokyo-based electronics conglomerate.  

  • Canva Case Study

    Canva is an innovative design company that provides online design tools to create flyers, blog posts, websites and other marketing materials. The company is using AWS to host its graphic design platform, process more than 22 million image requests a day, and scale its infrastructure to handle graphics created by millions of users. By using AWS, Canva’s IT infrastructure costs are more than 40% under its forecasted budget.

  • Capital One Case Study

    Capital One is using AWS as a central part of its technology strategy. As a result, the bank plans to reduce its data center footprint from eight to three by 2018. Capital One is one of the nation’s largest banks and offers credit cards, checking and savings accounts, auto loans, rewards, and online banking services for consumers and businesses. It is using or experimenting with nearly every AWS service to develop, test, build, and run its most critical workloads, including its new flagship mobile-banking application. Capital One selected AWS for its security model and for the ability to provision infrastructure on the fly, the elasticity to handle purchasing demands at peak times, its high availability, and its pace of innovation. 

  • Careem Case Study

    Using AWS, Careem to scaled to support 10 times annual growth for three years in a row and is able to focus on building and operating its applications. Careem is a car-booking service and app that serves more than 40 cities and 11 countries in the broader Middle East. The company uses AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Amazon S3, and Amazon EC2 to host its mobile app, as well as Amazon RDS for databases and Amazon DynamoDB to store locations of its drivers.

  • Career Colleges Trust Case Study

    Career Colleges Trust helps young people build business skills to increase their career readiness. With AWS, the organization is developing a program that allows these individuals to join this skills development process at any stage in their career journey. Their projects on the cloud have introduced participating students to skills and opportunities in the digital and technology industry.

  • Case Study: Bandai Namco Studios Inc.

    Bandai Namco Studios Inc. chose to use AWS to release Drift Spirits, a free smartphone game, because of high server performance and availabilty, low costs, robust security, and availability—all of which support efficient operations. Bandai Namco Studios is an independent game development offshoot of Bandai Namco Games Inc. Using AWS OpsWorks enabled automation, operational efficiencies, and a shorter time to release, from testing environment to production and deployment.

  • Cathay Pacific Airways Case Study

    Cathay Pacific Airways, one of the world’s leading airlines, has improved software-development speeds by 67 percent using AWS. The airline flies to nearly 200 destinations in 49 countries and territories. Cathay Pacific Airways has boosted the performance of its business-critical website and enhanced development processes through web-application containerization on AWS. It uses Amazon EC2 instances to run its Red Hat OpenShift containerization platform, Amazon RDS for application and transactional data, and Amazon ElastiCache to enhance web-application speeds.

  • Celgene Case Study

    Celgene uses AWS to enable secure collaboration between internal and external researchers, allow individual scientists to launch hundreds of compute nodes, and reduce the time it takes to do computational jobs from weeks or months to less than a day. Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company that creates drugs that fight cancer and other diseases and disorders. Celgene runs its high-performance-computing research clusters, as well as its research collaboration environment, on AWS.

  • Celsa Group Case Study

    Celsa Group uses AWS to gain competitive advantage in the steel manufacturing industry through fast, cost-effective IT provisioning. Founded 50 years ago, the family-run firm produces steel products from recycled materials. Celsa Group uses AWS technologies, including Amazon EC2, Amazon RDS, and Amazon Route 53 to run business and industrial applications, as well as its development and test environments.

  • Centratech Systems Case Study

    Since moving to the AWS IoT environment, Centratech Systems has reduced training time for new customers from six hours to one, and has vastly expanded its customer base through an estimated 66 percent reduction in device costs. Centratech Systems is an Australian provider of wireless monitoring and control systems used by local governments to manage water, pumping, and electricity applications. The company relies on Amazon EC2 instances to host its software used with legacy hardware, and it has recently shifted to the AWS IoT platform to manage newer, lighter, and less costly smart devices in the field.

  • Cerego Case Study

    Affordable scalability and storage is key to Cerego’s mission: making people smarter. Andrew Smith Lewis, Co-Founder and CEO of Cerego, shares the value AWS offers to his entire team. The cloud improves the availability and reliability of Cerego services that can be accessed around the world with Amazon Alexa, enabling users to access learning materials quickly.

  • Cerner Case Study

    Ryan Hamilton, SVP of Population Health at Cerner, describes how Cerner uses AWS and big data to gain actionable, real-time insights, simplifying healthcare delivery while reducing costs for payers, providers, and patients. Cerner, one of the leading suppliers of health information technology (HIT) solutions, chose AWS for its global reach and breadth of services, including machine learning and artificial intelligence.

  • Chai Point Case Study

    Using AWS has enabled Chai Point to avoid any outages that would affect a range of business-critical systems, including a cloud-based ERP system that integrates billing and supply chain activities and enables real-time monitoring of Chai Point retail stores. Founded in 2010, Chai Point is India’s largest organized chai retailer with about 100 retail stores. The business uses a range of AWS services running in an Amazon Virtual Private Cloud to deliver its applications.  

  • Change Healthcare Case Study

    By using AWS, Change Healthcare can develop and test new services for its customers quickly, and it can scale to meet large demand while minimizing IT costs and complexity. Change Healthcare—previously known as Emdeon—is the largest health administrative network in the United States, processing claims, pharmacy requests, and performing other functions for more than 340,000 physicians and 60,000 pharmacies. Change Healthcare uses AWS services like Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Amazon SQS, and Amazon SNS to handle millions of confidential transactions daily from its clients while staying in full compliance with healthcare industry regulations, including HIPAA.  

  • Change.org Case Study

    Using AWS, Change.org can develop and deploy new features faster, it has reduced test build times from one hour to 15 minutes, and it can easily scale to support website traffic spikes. Change.org is the world’s largest and fastest growing social-change platform, with more than 125 million users in 196 countries starting campaigns and mobilizing support for local causes and global issues. The organization runs its website and business intelligence cluster on AWS, and it runs its continuous integration and testing on Solano CI, an AWS-based solution from AWS Partner Network (APN) Advanced Technology Partner Solano Labs.  

  • Chumbak India Case Study

    By using AWS, Chumbak focuses 100 percent of its IT resources on development, releasing new code for its web store every day. Chumbak sells its own designs for apparel, home décor, and consumer-life style goods via its web store and multiple stores across India. It ensures web store visitors can find and buy the products they want easily regardless of traffic numbers thanks to a back-end infrastructure running on Amazon EC2 instances with Auto Scaling, an Amazon S3 data repository, and Amazon Kinesis to capture and process web-store clickstreams in real time. 

  • Cimri Case Study

    By using Amazon Web Services (AWS), Cimri can easily scale to meet traffic demands, avoid downtime, and improve user experience. The Turkey-based firm operates a price and product comparison website. It chose to move to AWS to run the entire infrastructure supporting its comparison engine, and currently uses Amazon Kinesis, the Amazon Elasticsearch Service, and Amazon Relational Database Service.  

  • City of Chicago Case Study

    Leveraging AWS infrastructure, the City of Chicago had the flexibility and agility to launch OpenGrid, Chicago’s highest profile technology release to date. OpenGrid is a real-time, open source situational awareness program intended to improve the quality of life for citizens and improve efficiency of city operations.

  • City of Iowa City Case Study

    Using AWS, the City of Iowa City, Iowa is able to predict and identify populations that would benefit from a pre-jail diversion program, better understand infrastructure costs and potential efficiencies, and use data to demonstrate improved outcomes. The City of Iowa City is located in eastern Iowa and has a population of about 75,000. The city is working with the Data-Driven Justice Initiative to to identify high utilizers of law enforcement, emergency medical services, emergency rooms, and jail services in order to provide proactive mental health and substance abuse treatment and reduce recidivism. 

  • City Of Johns Creek Case Study

    The City of Johns Creek, Georgia was a 2018 City on a Cloud Winner for its innovative use of AWS. Chief Data Officer Nick O’Day describes the city’s Alexa skill and how it has democratized data for its citizens. By connecting the skill to the city’s open data site, City of Johns Creek saves their team valuable time and provides answers to over 200 common citizen questions.

  • City of Newport Case Study

    Using AWS, the City of Newport in Wales, UK, deployed smart city Internet of Things solutions to improve air quality, flood control, and waste management in just a few months—as opposed to the year or more it would have taken using traditional server infrastructure. Newport is a vibrant city seeking to invigorate its economy and improve quality of life for citizens and visitors using forward-thinking technology. Through AWS Marketplace, Newport licenses Davra Networks ConnecThings.io, which runs on AWS IoT.

  • Cleeng Case Study

    By using AWS, Cleeng has reached the dynamic scalability it needs to support some of the world’s largest pay-per-view events. The company’s online platform is used by clients around the world to sell live and on-demand video content. Cleeng uses Auto Scaling and Elastic Load Balancing with Amazon EC2 to respond quickly to capacity demands of up to 100,000 transactions an hour.

  • Cleveland Clinic Case Study

    The Cleveland Clinic runs its Healthy Brains Initiative on AWS, lowering operating costs so it can focus on bringing value to patients. The Cleveland Clinic is a multispecialty academic hospital based in Cleveland, Ohio. The clinic worked with AWS Certified Partner ClearDATA to ensure that the Healthy Brains Initiative, which gives patients and neurologists a way to enter and analyze information about conditions and activities that affect brain health, meets the clinic’s standards for protecting patient privacy.  

  • Clever Case Study

    Clever delivers educational software to 65,000 schools—almost half of all US public schools—meets comprehensive data-security requirements, and complies with data-protection regulations using AWS. The company provides software that schools use to keep educational applications rostered and updated. Clever runs its software on AWS and takes advantage of AWS services to meet the highest security and compliance requirements. 

  • CleverTap Case Study

    As a three-man startup born in the AWS Cloud, CleverTap has gone from processing 50 million events per month to 55 billion in just 3.5 years, with a lean staffing model and a heavy reliance on automation. CleverTap is a mobile app analytics and user engagement platform, offering clients advanced segmentation and targeted marketing campaigns. The company has been able to scale rapidly using memory-intensive Amazon EC2 instances on its proprietary NoSQL database. It uses Elastic Load Balancing to distribute often spiky traffic and AWS CloudFormation to deploy an array of AWS resources such as Amazon CloudWatch, Amazon CloudFront, and Amazon S3 for storage.

  • Click Travel Case Study

    By using AWS, Click Travel supports an agile approach to operations and 40 percent year-over-year growth. The firm specializes in travel management services for businesses through travel.cloud, its self-service web application. In 2009, it used Amazon EC2 and Amazon RDS to launch its online travel booking platform. Now embarking on the second generation of its application, Click Travel is building an event-driven microservices architecture, based on technologies such as AWS Lambda.  

  • ClicksMob Case Study

    Using AWS helps lean startup ClicksMob handle 400 percent growth a year while reducing expenditure by 40 percent. ClicksMob provides a platform that connects advertisers and publishers, optimizing app downloads for the former and increasing mobile traffic for the latter. Its entire infrastructure, including its mobile ad tech platform, runs on Amazon Web Services including Amazon DynamoDB and Amazon Kinesis. 

  • ClickSoftware Case Study

    ClickSoftware migrated critical Microsoft workloads to AWS, ensuring high availability for its workforce-management software and speeding the pace of innovation. The company, based in Burlington, Massachusetts, provides automated mobile-workforce-management and service-optimization solutions for enterprises and small businesses. ClickSoftware runs its Windows-based SaaS workforce-management solutions on AWS.  

  • Cloudticity Service Catalog Case Study

    Cloudticity uses AWS to automatically deploy and scale its application platform, help customers easily and securely implement their own resources, and give customers agility and scalability. The organization designs, builds, migrates, and manages healthcare systems in the cloud for a growing customer base. Cloudticity runs its Oxygen managed services platform on AWS and uses AWS Service Catalog to create and manage catalogs of IT services.

  • Clough Case Study

    Clough cuts IT capital expenditure and operational costs by 70 percent and 50 percent, respectively, while delivering a highly available, low-latency IT service with AWS. Clough is an engineering and project-services company operating worldwide. The company uses Amazon EC2 and Amazon Workspaces to provide global IT services and virtual desktop environments to engineers, relying on IAM for a secure environment for key applications. 

  • Club Automation Case Study

    Club Automation drives new business growth, safely migrates its health-club management application to AWS, protects customer data, and provisions firewalls in 15 minutes instead of several hours by using Barracuda NextGen Firewalls on the AWS Cloud. The organization provides cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for health and athletic clubs throughout the United States. Club Automation migrated its applications to AWS and uses Barracuda firewalls provisioned through AWS Marketplace.

  • CM Data Case Study

    Using AWS, CM Data has built a core business system to handle a range of data processing functions including collection, cleaning, analysis, and display. While bringing outstanding performance and user experience to customer-facing solutions, the system also fully supports business development and innovation and helps improve efficiency and cost structure. As a rising star in the new retail industry, CM Data provides timely and precise data management and analysis services to traditional supermarket chains, convenience stores, and other retail industry customers. Its business model and data processing needs demand a robust IT infrastructure as well as a high-performance and highly stable, available and secure core system. CM Data now runs its entire core business system on the AWS cloud platform, using Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, AWS Lambda, Amazon Elastic Container Service, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Redshift, and Amazon EMR.

  • CMPUTE.IO Case Study

    By using AWS, CMPUTE.IO has lowered its server costs by 75 percent while gaining a cloud platform that supports 100 percent business growth a year. CMPUTE.IO manages Amazon EC2 Spot Instances for companies to maximize their compute spend and maintain availability of their applications. The company built a software as a service (SaaS) product that runs on AWS, leveraging core services such Amazon EC2 for compute, Amazon S3 for data storage, and Amazon CloudFront for content delivery.  

  • Coca-Cola İçecek (CCI) Case Study

    Coca-Cola İçecek (CCI) reduces analytical reporting time from 30 minutes to a few minutes, increases processing speeds fivefold, and ensures high availability and scalability by running key SAP systems on AWS. The company is the world’s fifth-largest Coca-Cola bottler and serves more than 380 million consumers globally. CCI migrated its on-premises SAP Business Warehouse system to SAP HANA on AWS, where it seamlessly integrates with the company’s SAP ECC system that was already running on AWS.  

  • Coca-Cola İçecek Case Study

    Coca-Cola İçecek cut the cost of running its SAP environment by up to 60 percent while speeding up reporting and decision making by using AWS. The firm is the fifth-largest bottler of Coca-Cola products in the world and employs 10,000 people across 10 countries. With help from AWS Advanced Consulting Partner Lemongrass Consulting, it migrated SAP ECC from a hosted data center to AWS, and is using services such as Amazon EC2 and Amazon EBS. 

  • Cochlear Case Study

    Cochlear uses AWS for an automated solution that gets replacement parts for hearing devices delivered to customers in 24 hours or less. The Australian company is a leading provider of implantable medical devices used by people who are profoundly deaf. The application stack it built on AWS streamlines replacement parts ordering, minimizing the time that customers go without their sound processors and eliminating time-consuming parts processing tasks for clinicians.

  • Codefresh Case Study

    Using AWS and HPE StormRunner, Codefresh reduces support cases by 40 percent and identifies performance degradation much earlier in the product lifecycle, allowing staff to focus on developing features, working with customers, and growing the business. Located in Mountain View, California, Codefresh is a container platform that accelerates the building, testing, and deploying of containers as applications on demand. Codefresh uses HPE StormRunner Load from AWS Marketplace as its load-testing solution.

  • Comcast Case Study

    Comcast, the world's largest cable company and the leading U.S. provider of high-speed Internet and voice services, uses AWS in a hybrid environment to innovate and deploy features for its flagship video product, XFINITY X1, several times a week instead of once every 12-18 months under its old architecture.

  • Concepcion Industrial Corporation Case Study

    By migrating to AWS, CIC reduces the costs of IT between 30 and 50 percent while increasing the number of IT projects that it completes a year by 40 percent. CIC is a leading manufacturer in the Philippines of air conditioners and refrigerators. The company has migrated all its IT systems to the AWS Cloud and runs business-critical applications such as SAP HANA on Amazon EC2 instances. CIC is also integrating smart technology into its products with AWS IoT providing the backbone infrastructure for processing data from millions of sensors on CIC appliances out in the field.

  • Conde Nast Case Study

    Condé Nast is a media company that aims to create and deliver content suited for multiple audiences on a variety of platforms. AWS provides Condé Nast with the speed and tools it needs to distribute content in today’s fast-paced environment while positioning it for the future. In just three months, Condé Nast has gone all-in with the AWS Cloud.

  • Condé Nast Case Study

    Condé Nast is a media company that aims to create and deliver content suited for multiple audiences on a variety of platforms. AWS provides Condé Nast with the speed and tools it needs to distribute content in today’s fast-paced environment while positioning it for the future. In just three months, Condé Nast has gone all-in with the AWS Cloud.

  • Core Informatics Case Study

    By using AWS, Core Informatics quickly and securely deploys GxP-regulated applications, enabling life sciences customers to trace their products throughout the development cycle and save money. Core Informatics provides web-based laboratory management and informatics software to large life sciences and pharmaceutical companies, as well as midsize and startup organizations. The organization runs its lab informatics solutions—including Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS)—on the AWS Cloud. 

  • Corte dei conti Case Study

    By using AWS, Corte dei conti is transforming the way its employees work, with flexible, secure access to applications from anywhere, on any device. The organization has judicial and administrative responsibility for the accounts and budgets of all public institutions in Italy. It’s delivering virtual desktops on its Citrix-based platform through AWS, using Amazon WorkSpaces and Amazon EC2. 

  • Coursera CodeBuild Case Study

    Using AWS CodeBuild and Amazon ECS to build and deploy its JavaScript applications, Coursera made deployments more flexible and streamlined its build process, cutting build times by 83 percent. As an educational technology company that partners with top universities and institutions in 29 countries, Coursera provides online courses to more than 25 million people worldwide. Coursera uses AWS CodeBuild to build JavaScript assets and Docker containers, and relies on Amazon ECS for container management. 

  • Crayon Data Case Study

    By using AWS and AWS Marketplace, Crayon Data gained access to leading open-source software solutions to build out its technology stack and reduce testing times from one and one-half weeks to two days for every release. Crayon Data provides a recommendation engine—called Maya—that businesses can use to increase conversion rates for marketing activities. The company uses AWS and AWS Marketplace to run Maya and access software products to complement and improve the efficiency of its infrastructure.

  • Creative Market Case Study

    Creative Market moved mission-critical files onto the AWS Cloud, simplifying operations and maintenance and moving closer to its strategic goal of increasing file-size limits for user uploads. Creative Market is a platform on which independent creatives sell digital assets like graphics, templates, and fonts in their online shops. The company stores 1.3 TB of user-uploaded images on a solution that uses Amazon EFS and Amazon S3.

  • CrowdStrike Case Study

    CrowdStrike uses AWS to implement a scalable, cloud-based solution for preventing cyber breaches with on-demand resources, thereby simplifying maintenance, reducing cost, and improving performance. The company provides security software solutions that help companies protect their data by finding and stopping breaches. CrowdStrike analyzes threat data by spinning up big data analysis resources on demand using the AWS platform. The organization hosts machine learning and behavioral analytics workloads on Amazon EMR and runs a custom graph database called CrowdStrike Threat Graph™ using Amazon EBS. 

  • CSRA Case Study

    CSRA migrated more than 40 critical business applications to the cloud in just four months as a result of a spinoff and merger, met its customers’ data protection and regulatory compliance needs, and gained flexibility and agility by using AWS GovCloud (US). CSRA is one of the largest providers of next-generation IT services to US government agencies. The company was formed from the merger of the US Government Services business of CSC and SRA International in November 2015. It currently runs a growing number of customer-facing and internal applications on AWS GovCloud (US).

  • Currencycloud Case Study

    Currencycloud is a payment platform which helps businesses to handle overseas payments using cloud technology. Founded in the UK in 2012, the company began with a physical, on-premises IT infrastructure to power its processes. Today the company is cloud-powered, thanks to a new and successful collaboration with AWS. Benefits gained from include a reduced server spin-up speed from 6 months to 6 minutes, an anticipated 30% cost reduction by the end of year one, and higher server and database performance.

  • Custora Case Study

    Custora reduced its operational burden, eliminated downtime, and increased the speed of onboarding new customers by shifting client data to Amazon EFS. Custora is an advanced customer-segmentation platform built for retail, enabling marketing and CRM teams to easily create targeted customer lists to improve ROI for email, display ads, Facebook, and direct-mail campaigns. Custora uses Amazon EC2 for ingestion and analysis of large data sets, and Amazon EFS storage for its data-ingestion and analytics pipelines.

  • CyberAgent Case Study

    CyberAgent is an Internet media-services company based in Japan that operates one of Japan’s leading streaming platforms, called FRESH! The company built its microservices platform on Amazon EC2 Container Service. By using Amazon ECS, CyberAgent has been able to quickly deploy its new platform at scale with minimal engineering effort.  

  • Daniel Wellington Case Study

    Daniel Wellington re-architects its Amazon Web Services (AWS) environment with microservices for improved scalability and lower cost. The Swedish company designs and sells watches and accessories based on classic, minimalist designs. It uses services including AWS Lambda, Amazon Kinesis, and Amazon Cognito.

  • DataVisor Case Study

    DataVisor has created a global service that uses big-data analytics to provide security services to online businesses by running on AWS. The startup company provides predictive threat-management services designed to build and restore trust in online communities. DataVisor is using AWS services like Amazon EC2, Amazon VPC, Amazon IAM, and Amazon CloudWatch to quickly launch and scale its offerings to customers around the world.  

  • DBS Bank Case Study

    DBS Bank is using AWS to transform its business, reach scale, and better serve its customers. DBS Bank is a multinational banking and financial-services corporation heaquarted in Marina Bay, Singapore. The company plans to move all of its public web assets—which support 50 percent of customer traffic and internet-banking workloads—to AWS in the coming years. The organization is also experimenting with AWS Lambda, machine learning, grid computing, and data-analytics workloads as part of its digitial-transformation journey.

  • Deltek Case Study

    Deltek saves a significant amount annually in licensing costs, scales quickly to support fast business growth, and stays compliant with regulatory requirements by using AWS. The company offers business software solutions to 22,000 project-based businesses worldwide. Deltek runs its customer-facing SaaS business on the AWS Cloud and takes advantage of Amazon EC2 Dedicated Instances and Amazon EC2 Dedicated Hosts to reduce licensing costs and stay in license compliance with Microsoft. 

  • Desire2Learn Case Study

    D2L relies on AWS to ensure high availability for educational applications used by millions of learners, to protect student data, and to spin up dev and test environments in minutes. Based in Canada, D2L provides leading learning-management systems for schools worldwide. The organization runs its Brightspace Learning Environment and other key applications on AWS.

  • DevFactory Case Study

    DevFactory reduces operating costs by up to 65 percent, invests more into new business growth, and migrates customers up to 60 percent faster using AWS. The Dubai-based software and services provider acquires software companies and optimizes their businesses. DevFactory hosts customer business applications on AWS, speeds the migration of new customers using AWS Import/Export Snowball, and supports additional customer applications with Amazon RDS for Aurora. 

  • Digital Foodie Case Study

    Using AWS, Digital Foodie helps retailers satisfy the growing demand for online grocery shopping, while reducing infrastructure costs by up to 30 percent. Its customizable e-commerce platform enables retailers to sell products online and operate services such as click-and-collect, home delivery, and drop shipping. Digital Foodie has created a scalable, reliable architecture using services such as Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), Elastic Load Balancing and Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS).

  • Digital Leadership Institute

    Inclusive digital transformation is the mission of the Digital Leadership Institute. Founder Sheryl Miller shares the organization’s efforts in digital skills, advocacy for diversity in tech, and what it means to be inclusive in this industry. Cloud technology provides IT infrastructure to the nonprofit and enables work and learning for the women and girls they target in their efforts.

  • Digital Relab Case Study

    Digital ReLab adapted its digital-asset-management platform to the cloud by taking advantage of flexible AWS storage options. Digital ReLab provides software solutions that let users find, update, and share vast quantities of digital assets seamlessly and affordably, anywhere, through a secure central database. Digital ReLab uses Amazon EC2 for compute, Amazon S3 for long-term file storage, and Amazon EFS for a cloud-based file system that seamlessly integrates with cloud and on-premises installations of its solution.

  • DigitalGlobe Case Study

    Using AWS Snowmobile, DigitalGlobe is able to deliver petabytes of data in weeks instead of months while saving on costs, allowing the company to deliver data to its customers in the shortest possible amount of time. DigitalGlobe is one of the world’s leading providers of high-resolution Earth imagery, data and analysis. The company uses AWS Snowmobile to move up to 70 petabytes of archive data to the cloud, allowing it to move away from large file transfer protocols and delivery workflows.

  • DigitalGlobe Machine Learning Case Study

    DigitalGlobe went all in on AWS to meet the growing demand for commercial geo-intelligence, migrating its entire 17-year imagery archive to the cloud. DigitalGlobe is one of the world’s leading providers of high-resolution earth imagery, data, and analysis. The company used AWS Snowmobile to move 100 petabytes of data to the cloud, allowing it to move away from large file-transfer protocols and delivery workflows. DigitalGlobe also uses Amazon SageMaker to handle machine learning at scale. Dr. Walter Scott, CTO and founder at DigitalGlobe, spoke at re:Invent 2017. 

  • Directive Games Case Study

    Directive Games builds a SaaS game development platform by using AWS cloud service, meeting the need of game developers for a rapid development of cross-platform VR/AR games. The flexible serverless and data analysis services also facilitate its business development and reduce development, operation and maintenance cost. Directive Games is a start-up focusing on the development of mobile VR/AR games and providing game development platforms and service support to other game developers. It uses the following AWS services: Amazon EC2, Amazon CloudWatch, Elastic Load Balancing, Amazon S3, Amazon VPC, AWS Lambda, AWS CloudFormation, Amazon Redshift, Amazon Elasticsearch Service, among others.

  • DoHome Case Study

    DoHome operates as a retail and wholesale store, carrying a wide variety of construction materials, home improvements and home decorations products across Thailand. The company had first deployed their eCommerce system on AWS, enjoying a secured and scalable environment, and server runtime of 24/7 before deciding to move their SAP S/4 HANA system on AWS. Utilizing services such as Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, Amazon RDS, Amazon VPC and the best practices have helped reduce DoHome's go-to-market time and improved availability to better serve their customers.

  • Dow Jones Case Study

    Dow Jones & Company provides news and business information for the global investment market. Dow Jones moved the software that hosts The Wall Street Journal in Asia to AWS, saving more than $40,000 each year in hardware and maintenance and enabling its employees to focus on creating revenue-producing applications.

  • Dr. Lal Pathlabs Case Study

    Dr. Lal PathLabs eliminates downtime for applications to book medical tests and obtain test results online by migrating to AWS. Dr. Lal PathLabs is a leading diagnostic company offering healthcare-related diagnostic tests in India. The company uses Amazon EC2 instances for applications and databases that support test scheduling and results collection, as well as Amazon S3 to store all medical-test results.  

  • Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency Case Study

    The UK Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) is using an API-based approach to empower people and organizations to create innovative applications and services with valuable public data. DVLA maintains the registration and licensing of more than 47 million driver records in Great Britain, as well as the collection and enforcement of Vehicle Excise Duty in the United Kingdom. The organization uses Amazon API Gateway to host and manage data APIs with the ability to scale to billions of transactions per month, and AWS Lambda for efficient, cost-effective operational tasks such as report generation.

  • Dropcam Case Study

    Dropcam is a fast-growing start-up that offers a popular video monitoring service so users can monitor homes and offices. By using AWS to scale and maintain throughput, Dropcam reduced delivery time for video events from 10 seconds to less than 50 milliseconds.

  • DTCC Case Study

    Robert Palatnick, chief technology architect at DTCC, describes how the centralized clearinghouse that processes 100 million transactions per day is transforming trade processing and analytics using AWS. DTCC is all in on AWS, running more than 20 workloads in a regulated environment that demands resilience, secure storage, and industry-wide collaboration.

  • Dubsmash Case Study

    The scalable infrastructure from AWS enables Dubsmash to fully focus on the development of products and features and to keep growing fast. The Dubsmash mobile app allows users to create funny videos and share them in different ways. Dubmash uses AWS Lambda for data processing.

  • Duolingo Case Study-DynamoDB

    Duolingo uses AWS to run an online language-learning platform that stores 31 billion items and includes six billion exercises performed each month. The company reaches more than 18 million monthly users around the world with its free online language learning site. It relies heavily on Amazon DynamoDB for a highly scalable database along with a range of other AWS services, including Amazon EC2 for compute, Amazon ElastiCache to increase performance, Amazon S3 for storing image-related data, and Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) for permanent data storage.  

  • DXC Technology Case Study

    DXC Technology uses AWS to cut provisioning time from three months to one week, automate software patching, reduce costs by two-thirds, and ensure high availability and reliability. The organization provides IT solutions and services to thousands of enterprises across the globe. DXC uses AWS CloudFormation templates to automatically deploy development environments, and relies on Amazon EC2 Systems Manager to automatically apply software patches to internal and external applications.

  • Dynatrace Case Study

    By using AWS, Dynatrace created a “NoOps” IT architecture in 80 days, gaining the agility to launch its software as a service. The firm provides digital performance management solutions to medium and large businesses. It works across multiple AWS Regions to serve its global customer base, and uses services including Auto Scaling, Amazon EC2, and Amazon RDS to increase automation and minimize management.  

  • e-Travel Case Study

    e-Travel ensures business continuity and a great customer experience with a highly available and scalable environment based on AWS. The online travel agency sells flights to customers around the world through its 11 websites. e-Travel’s entire infrastructure runs on AWS, including its back-end services for flight bookings and ticketing and all of its customer-facing websites.  

  • Easy Pay Case Study

    After migrating to the AWS Cloud, Easy Pay reduced transaction times for retail payment services from 12 to 5 seconds, eliminated system downtime, and was able to handle spikes in traffic up to 10 times the average transaction volume. The company offers an easy to use aggregation platform for small retailers in India with point-of-sale machines that facilitates various retail & financial services. It uses Amazon EC2 instances for the retail financial services portal and Amazon RDS for a highly scalable and secure data depository. Easy Pay also uses Amazon CloudTrail and Trusted Advisor for securing its infrastructure.

  • Ebury Case Study

    By migrating to AWS, financial services firm Ebury has gained a flexible, scalable architecture to support rapid growth. The company provides currency services and business lending to small and medium-sized enterprises, allowing them to trade internationally. It runs its infrastructure on AWS, using services such as Amazon EC2, Amazon RDS, and AWS Elastic Beanstalk.  

  • Edmunds.com - Macie Case Study

    Edmunds uses Amazon Macie to gain better visibility into data, and identify access violations more effectively. Edmunds is a leading network for car shopping and information, helping millions of shoppers every month find their perfect car. The company uses Amazon Macie to get visibility into data stored on Amazon S3 and to classify data usage.

  • Edmunds.com - Macie Case Study

    Edmunds uses Amazon Macie to gain better visibility into data, and identify access violations more effectively. Edmunds is a leading network for car shopping and information, helping millions of shoppers every month find their perfect car. The company uses Amazon Macie to get visibility into data stored on Amazon S3 and to classify data usage.

  • Edmunds.com Case Study

    Through its use of AWS, Edmunds.com has developed a highly scalable infrastructure for its entire technology stack while significantly reducing its operating costs. The company operates a car-buying website that is visited by 20 million people each month. Edmunds.com hosts its website and back-end systems on AWS, employs Amazon Redshift as its data warehouse, and uses AWS CodeCommit as its source control service.  

  • Edmunds.com CodeCommit Case Study

    Using AWS CodeCommit, Edmunds.com developers have a scalable, highly available source control service that reduces costs and simplifies administration. Edmunds.com is the premier car shopping destination, serving nearly 20 million visitors each month. After evaluating several Git hosting solutions, Edmunds.com migrated its source code repositories to the cloud on AWS CodeCommit.

  • Edwards Lifesciences Case Study

    Edwards Lifesciences moved its entire production system into the AWS Cloud, completing the migration in less than four months. Edwards Lifesciences is a global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Using AWS, Edwards Lifesciences no longer needs to manage data centers and can stay focused on improving patient outcomes and saving lives.

  • EF Case Study

    Using AWS cloud services, EF migrated its internal business applications and student applications from self-managed IDCs to the cloud, making its IT system more flexible than ever while also accelerating its own digital transformation. As a renowned English-language education company, EF has seen a rapid increase in branch offices and student enrollment in recent years and therefore needs a more agile IT system to support its growing business operations. In response to this challenge, EF deployed its enterprise applications in multiple AWS Availability Zones to expand the area of service, and is hoping to achieve serverless computing with AWS Lambda. EF has now integrated AWS cloud services in every aspect of its business; products in use include Amazon EC2, Amazon S3, Elastic Load Balancing, AWS Lambda, Amazon Route 53, AWS Direct Connect, and AWS CloudFormation.

  • Ellucian Case Study

    Ellucian uses AWS for a global, scalable, highly secure and innovative platform to host its applications to better serve higher education customers in more than 20 countries around the world. Ellucian provides applications for higher-education institutions. Ellucian’s use of AWS, expansive application footprint, and large user base allow universities to scale up during peak registration times then scale down to saves costs and resources, delivering a better customer experience.

  • Emagine International Case Study

    Emagine International’s RED.cloud can deliver messages to millions of telecommunications customers in less than 250 milliseconds in response to events through the scalability of the AWS Cloud. Emagine International builds software solutions for telecommunications businesses to increase customer revenue and loyalty. RED.cloud uses Amazon VPC to meet stringent customer security requirements, and Amazon EC2 to run analytics databases.  

  • Endemol Shine Case Study

    Endemol Shine Group uses Amazon WorkSpaces to save 30 percent on desktop operations costs and 70 percent on capital expenditure. Endemol Shine Group is a world leading creator, producer, and distributor of multiplatform entertainment with a portfolio that includes American Idol, Big Brother, MasterChef, Man vs. Food, The Biggest Loser, and Wipeout. Learn more about how Endemol Shine Group is benefiting from Amazon WorkSpaces.

  • ENEL Case Study

    By using AWS, Enel is saving 21 percent on compute costs and 60 percent on storage costs, has reduced provisioning time from four weeks to two days, and has transformed its business. Enel is an Italian multinational manufacturer and distributor of electricity and gas that serves 61 million customers. Enel uses AWS as its platform for IoT and energy management. Fabio Veronese, Head of Infrastructure and Technological Services, spoke onstage at re:Invent 2016.

  • entradas.com Case Study

    Using AWS, online ticket sales firm entradas.com can handle 50 percent more traffic compared to its previous on-premises environment, enabling it to expand its presence, especially in the sporting events segment. The company was one of the first e-commerce companies in Spain, selling movie, theater, music, and sporting events tickets through its online platform. It uses Auto Scaling with Amazon EC2 to scale dynamically and managed services such as Amazon RDS to lower its maintenance burden so it can devote its resources to core work.

  • Environmental Monitoring Solutions (EMS) Case Study

    Petroleum retailers in Australia are improving the performance and safety of their service stations with an AWS IoT–enabled solution called Fuelsuite from EMS. EMS specializes in solutions that provide petrol retailers with performance data gathered from sensors located around petrol stations. Fuelsuite uses AWS IoT Device Management to control the edge devices collecting petrol station data, processes the data with Amazon EC2, and schedules messages to and from the edge devices by using Amazon SQS.

  • EPIC Games Case Study

    Chris Dyl, director of platform at EPIC Games, discusses how the company uses AWS to power its creation engine, Unreal Engine, and its last-man-standing game, Fortnite. With millions of concurrent players worldwide, EPIC relies on AWS to help it achieve the scale and elasticity it needs to provide the best player experience.

  • Essess Case Study

    Using AWS, Essess vehicles collect more than a petabyte per vehicle of thermal imaging data per year, quickly transfer large volumes of data, and deliver rapid and actionable insights to customers. The company offers a vehicle-based imaging platform that gathers and analyzes building energy-efficiency and electric-grid data. Essess runs its thermal-imaging data-acquisition application on AWS.

  • European Investment Fund Case Study

    The European Investment Fund worked with AWS to make visible what the organization does for small and medium enterprises across Europe. Director Jose Grincho shares how using AWS products provided the necessary infrastructure for the project—a website that shows where money from the EU goes and how it can benefit taxpayers.

  • Europol Case Study

    Using AWS, Europol made its anti-ransomware website available in three days, supported 2.6 million visitors on the first day, and has supported 12 million visitors since the website’s launch. Europol, the European Union’s law-enforcement agency, assists European Union member states in their fight against international crime and terrorism. A joint effort between AWS, Intel Security, and AWS Marketplace seller Barracuda Networks helped deliver Europol’s website solution.

  • eVitamins Case Study

    Using AWS WAF, eVitamins automated its website security, reducing IT overhead, application-layer attacks, and incident-response time each by 90 percent. A health and beauty ecommerce retailer, eVitamins carries more than 25,000 products and ships to 85 countries worldwide. The company uses services that are part of the AWS WAF Security Automations solution, including Amazon CloudFront for content delivery, Amazon CloudWatch for tracking metrics and triggering alerts, and AWS Lambda for API automations.

  • eWATER Case Study

    eWATER, a London-based startup organization, needed help to implement a solution for delivering clean water to impoverished communities in developing nations. It turned to Eseye, an Advanced Technology Partner in the AWS Partner Network, for an IoT-based solution running in the AWS Cloud that includes a simple payment system for tap water and continuous monitoring of water systems in rural villages, which gives residents easy, affordable access to clean water.

  • Expedia Increases Agility and Resiliency by Going All In on AWS

    Expedia takes advantage of the AWS global infrastructure to reduce network latency, improve time-to-market, and create a standardized platform that enables continuous innovation. Expedia is a leading online travel company for leisure and business travelers that maintains websites worldwide to offer localized content to customers.

  • Experian Case Study

    Using AWS, Experian has built a big-data processing platform called Experian Ascend that will enable integrated analysis, development, and deployment of analytical and decisioning solutions for customers against 15 years of full-file U.S. credit data in the cloud. Experian is a global leader in consumer and business credit reporting and marketing services, with annual revenue of more than $4 billion. The company built its petabyte-scale data-ingestion and analytics solution using open-source technology running on Amazon EC2, with data stored in Amazon S3.

  • ezDI Case Study

    By using AWS, ezDI has scaled its software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions to support more than 30 million healthcare transactions. The company helps healthcare providers improve their operations to minimize the impact of bills going unpaid because of wrong patient-treatment codes or gaps in documentation. ezDI runs its SaaS applications on Amazon EC2 instances, using Amazon RDS for its applications database and Amazon Redshift to enable data-analytics services.

  • F-Secure Case Study

    Cybersecurity firm F-Secure speeds installation process and boosts customer experience using AWS. The company, which has tens of millions of consumer customers and more than 100,000 corporate clients, has been providing online security services for nearly 30 years. It uses Amazon Kinesis and AWS Lambda to react to events in real time.

  • Faasos Case Study

    Faasos drives growth of up to 30 percent each month and minimizes IT management workloads using AWS. The company is one of the biggest food tech companies in India with operations in 15 cities. The company uses Amazon EC2 and Amazon Aurora to build a flexible IT platform to support all aspects of the business, including its website and mobile app.  

  • Fanatics Case Study

    Fanatics uses the AWS Cloud to get real-time insights into customer behavior and buying patterns, to quickly analyze 100 terabytes of analytical data from multiple sources, and to reduce operational costs. Based in Florida, the company is a leading online retailer of licensed sports apparel and merchandise. Fanatics runs a cloud data lake for analytics based on AWS and the Attunity CloudBeam data ingestion and migration solution. 

  • FanDuel Case Study

    FanDuel has built an elastic infrastructure using AWS that can scale to meet the demands of hundreds of thousands of users in the run-up to major NFL games. The rapidly growing firm operates one of the world’s largest fantasy sports websites. It uses resources such as Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, and Amazon Aurora to run its entire infrastructure, along with AWS Support to ensure that services run smoothly.  

  • FantasyDraft Case Study

    FantasyDraft gains high availability and consistent performance for its website, increases its ability to scale to support traffic spikes and cut costs by 50 percent by using AWS. The company is a fantasy sports website that hosts daily contests for fans of all major sports. FantasyDraft supports its primary fantasy sports platform on AWS, hosts a dev and test environment on AWS, and uses a load-testing instance that can easily be spun up and down as needed.

  • Fatture in Cloud Case Study

    Fatture in Cloud migrated from its existing cloud provider to AWS to improve performance by 100 percent, deliver a highly reliable service to customers, and reduce costs by 50 percent. Based in Italy, the company provides customers with invoicing and billing services 24x7 from any device—disrupting a largely traditional market by offering features such as real-time access to data. Using services such as Auto Scaling and Elastic Load Balancing, Fatture in Cloud supports a doubling of growth year-over-year.  

  • FICO Case Study

    Using AWS, FICO delivers high-volume analytics software and tools to enterprises around the globe, including 95 percent of the largest financial institutions in the US. FICO is a data analytics company best known for producing the most widely used consumer credit scores that financial insititutions use in deciding whether to lend money or issue credit. FICO has migrated several core applications, including myFICO.com and its flagship analytics platform, the Decision Management Suite (DMS), to AWS, and will migrate additional applications over the next three years. 

  • FICO CSS Amazon Polly Video Case Study

    Using Amazon Polly to power their range of voice applications, FICO Customer Communication Services (CSS) has been able to enable faster time to market and reduce overall cost. FICO CCS focuses on providing automated voice, text and email communications to help organizations with fraud detection and customer service. The company has selected AWS as its cloud provider and has migrated several core applications, including myFICO.com and its flagship analytics platform, the Decision Management Suite (DMS), to AWS.

  • FIGmd/EHNAC Case Study

    FIGmd demonstrates compliance with healthcare industry regulations, gives healthcare organizations confidence their data is protected, and differentiates its business by using AWS and earning EHNAC cloud accreditation. The company offers clinical-data registries and other solutions to a range of healthcare organizations throughout the United States. FIGmd runs its clinical-data registries on the AWS Cloud.

  • Figured Case Study

    Migrating to AWS enabled Figured to cost-effectively deploy 1,690 new releases in the last financial year and explore new business opportunities such as providing real-time information to banks. New Zealand-based Figured provides financial-management software for farmers, farm accountants, farm advisors, and rural bankers. The business is using Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud for background job processing and to run its web and virtual private network servers, and Amazon Route 53 to route users to its applications 

  • Financial Engines Cuts Costs 90% Using AWS Lambda and Serverless Computing

    Financial Engines is using AWS to reduce infrastructure costs by more than 90 percent and gain immense scalability. The largest independent investment advisor in the United States, Financial Engines offers technology-enabled portfolio-management services, financial planning, and investment guidance to more than nine million people nationwide. The firm runs its core computational engine on a serverless architecture using AWS Lambda. 

  • Finnish Meteorological Institute Case Study

    The Finnish Meteorological Institute, an environmental institute that provides research and safety functions for Finnish society, uses the cloud to distribute open data and operate data services with higher availability and scalability. Roope Tervo, Lead Architect at FMI, sees the need to scale their spiky request load as the biggest reason for the organization’s move to the cloud.

  • FINRA Case Study

    By migrating to AWS, FINRA — the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority— has created a flexible platform that can adapt to changing market dynamics while providing its analysts with the tools to interactively query multi-petabyte data sets. FINRA is dedicated to investor protection and market integrity. It regulates one critical part of the securities industry – brokerage firms doing business with the public in the United States. To respond to rapidly changing market dynamics, FINRA moved about 90 percent of its data volumes to Amazon Web Services, using AWS to capture, analyze, and store a daily influx of 37 billion records.

  • Finra Case Study - Data Validation

    FINRA moved an on-premises data-validation process to AWS, achieving significant cost savings, reducing management overhead, and cutting response times from three minutes to less than one minute. FINRA oversees securities broker-dealers in the United States, including analyzing up to 75 billion market events daily to identify fraud and insider trading. FINRA stores data on Amazon S3, uses AWS Lambda to perform validation, hosts a controller on Amazon EC2, and employs Amazon SQS to coordinate microservices.

  • Firefly Learning Case Study

    Delivering its software as a service via the AWS Cloud gives Firefly Learning the ability to onboard schools in one day rather than several weeks, helping students benefit from flexible learning faster. The company’s online learning tool brings together teachers, students, and parents to make learning more effective. Through services such as Amazon RDS and AWS Business Support, Firefly ensures it delivers a consistent user experience with minimal infrastructure management.

  • Flatiron Health

    Flatiron Health delivers software faster, organizes and improves the quality of oncology data, and ensures regulatory compliance by running its applications on AWS. The company provides software to clinicians to manage their practice, workflow, and patient health information. Flatiron runs its critical data-management and research applications on AWS. 

  • fme Case Study - Amazon Web Services (AWS)

    Mastering the digital transformation in order to stay competitive and enter new markets in the future – that’s what fme helps companies do around the world. Using the cloud, business intelligence, social business collaboration and enterprise content management technologies, fme delivers concrete added value for its customers’ transformation process. fme also develops individual software and operates IT systems for companies seven days a week and around the clock.

  • Fon Case Study

    Fon can deploy customer environments 99% faster, helping it expand its client base from dozens to thousands of companies. The firm, based in Spain, specializes in WiFi management for telcos and other managed service providers (MSPs). It has started deploying its WiFi service management platform for customers on AWS, using services such as Amazon VPC, Amazon EC2, Amazon RDS, AWS CloudFormation, and AWS CodeDeploy. It has also piloted big data projects with AWS analytics tools such as Amazon Redshift, Amazon Kinesis, and Amazon EMR.

  • Formula One Case Study

    Formula One Group (Formula 1) is moving the vast majority of its infrastructure from on-premises data centers to AWS, and standardizing on AWS’s machine-learning and data-analytics services to accelerate its cloud transformation. Formula 1 will work with AWS to enhance its race strategies, data tracking systems, and digital broadcasts through a wide variety of AWS services.

  • Fourdesire Case Study

    Fourdesire successfully maintains business growth of 500 percent in two years with the support of AWS. The company builds online games that are informative and interactive, promoting better health and environmental awareness. Fourdesire uses AWS Elastic Compute Cloud instances to run its game code as well as Amazon Route 53 and Elastic Load Balancing to direct and distribute incoming gaming traffic. To boost the gaming experience, it has in-memory Amazon ElastiCache and Amazon CloudFront to maximize data transfer speeds across the web.

  • Foursquare Case Study

    Foursquare uses AWS to perform analytics across millions of daily check-ins, saving licensing fees and enabling the company to redeploy its dev/ops staff on more strategic work. Foursquare is a technology company that informs business decisions through a deep understanding of location intelligence. Foursquare uses Amazon Redshift, Amazon Simple Storage Service, AWS Direct Connect, and Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud to support and analyze hundreds of millions of application logs each day.

  • Fraud.net Case Study

    Fraud.net uses AWS to easily build and train machine-learning models to effectively detect online payment fraud. Fraud.net is a leading fraud prevention platform that helps thousands of online merchants detect and prevent fraud. The organization uses Amazon Machine Learning to provide more than 20 machine-learning models and relies on Amazon DynamoDB and AWS Lambda to run code without provisioning or managing servers. 

  • Fugro Roames Case Study

    By running its virtual world and asset management software on AWS and by using Amazon EC2 Spot Instances, Fugro Roames has enabled innovative new asset and vegetation management strategies for Ergon Energy’s power network, reducing annual operational costs from AU$100 million (US$70 million) to AU$60 million (US$43 million). Founded as a business unit within Ergon Energy, Fugro Roames helps its clients to remotely investigate the condition and performance of overhead power-line networks. 

  • FuseFX Case Study

    FuseFX achieves unlimited CGI render-farm scale by seamlessly adding cloud render nodes with AWS Thinkbox Deadline. FuseFX uses its proprietary content-creation pipeline to build visual effects for episodic television, feature films, commercials, and virtual-reality productions. The company is using Thinkbox Deadline to manage and administer CGI render nodes built using Amazon Machine Image templates and Amazon EC2 Spot Instances. 

  • Fusionex Case Study

    Fusionex uses AWS to shift from on-premises solutions to the cloud, allowing it to deliver products to customers in weeks verses months, all while saving time spent on maintaining hardware and infrastructure. Fusionex is a global, multinational IT consultancy and solutions provider, specializing in big data analytics and business insights. Fusionex employs Auto Scaling technology, Amazon RDS, and Amazon S3 to improve their operations and shift human resource focus towards innovation.

  • GameChanger Case Study

    GameChanger Charity is a nonprofit organization that supports patients through gaming and technology. By using Amazon Sumerian, GameChanger can provide hospital care providers with templates for patients’ personalized virtual reality experiences. Co-Founder Taylor Carol shares the usefulness of the cloud in scaling the charity and reaching as many patients as possible.

  • GameSparks Case Study

    Using AWS, GameSparks created a high performance infrastructure for its game-development services and can handle two billion API requests a month. GameSparks is one of the leading backend-as-a-service providers to the video games sector and is powered by Amazon Web Services. It makes extensive use of multiple services, including Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud, Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS), Amazon Simple Storage Service, and AWS Lambda. 

  • Gannett Case Study

    Gannett can deploy new applications and software updates to its digital properties in minutes instead of weeks using AWS and an automated DevOps environment built with the help of AWS Advanced Technology Partner Chef. Gannett is a leading publisher that owns USA TODAY and nearly 260 news properties in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Guam. It uses an Amazon Virtual Private Network, Amazon EC2, and a range of other AWS services, plus Chef "cookbooks" for rapidly deploying digital assets. 

  • GE Appliances Case Study

    In just two years, GE Appliances shifted to a DevOps approach, adopted a cloud-only policy, and achieved total visibility into its hybrid infrastructure by using AWS Management Tools and other AWS solutions. The company has been making appliances for more than 125 years. GE Appliances uses Amazon EC2 Systems Manager, AWS CloudTrail, and AWS Config to gain total, real-time visibility into its hybrid infrastructure, automate response scenarios, and eliminate manual security processes.

  • GE Oil & Gas Case Study

    GE Oil & Gas is migrating 500 applications to the cloud by the end of 2016 as part of a major digital transformation. The GE Oil & Gas cloud migration project is helping the General Electric division achieve a 52 percent decrease in IT costs, greater speed to market, and the agility to compete even better in an industry experiencing immense market challenges.  

  • GE Power Case Study

    GE Power uses data analytics on AWS to help power plant customers save millions of dollars, stream 500,000 data records per second, and scale to support the ingestion of 20 billion sensor-data tags. The company provides utilities and power companies throughout the world with solutions for power generation. GE Power runs its key data-analytics application on AWS, using Amazon Kinesis Data Streams and Amazon Elastic MapReduce.

  • Gelato Case Study

    By moving to AWS, Gelato has gained the elasticity to handle seasonal traffic spikes while maintaining lean operations and containing costs. The firm, which serves more than 40 markets and millions of clients, provides a platform for consumers and businesses to access commercial-quality printing services. It runs its production platform and websites for its Gelato and Optimalprint brands in the cloud using Amazon S3 and Amazon EC2. 

  • GENALICE Case Study

    During a live webinar, biomedical startup GENALICE processed genomes from 800 Alzheimer’s disease patients in just 60 minutes, which would have taken its competitor more than two weeks to complete. GENALICE develops breakthrough software for analyzing big data relating to complex DNA diseases. It uses Amazon Web Services to run the Population Calling module of its GENALICE MAP Next-Generation Sequencing data analysis suite.  

  • Genome Institute of Singapore Case Study

    The Genome Institute of Singapore uses genomic technology for research and improving human health. Swaine Chen, Senior Research Scientist at the Institute, uses AWS in his infectious disease lab and across the organization to store data, reduce human error, and enable researchers. The Genome Institute of Singapore looks forward to using serverless technology and AWS Lambda to further their mission.

  • Geodata Case Study

    Geodata stores millions of aerial map images, lowers storage costs by more than 70 percent, and scales to support future website growth using the AWS Cloud. The company provides mapping software and services to customers throughout Norway. Geodata runs the official Norwegian aerial image archive and distribution solution on AWS.

  • Georgia Technology Authority Case Study

    By using AWS, the Georgia Technology Authority has been able to scale from 55 to 72 websites, improve availability to 99.98 percent, and has saved the state of Georgia an estimated five million dollars over a five-year period. Georgia Technology Authority manages the main website for the state of Georgia and provides CMS support for other government websites. The organization decided to host its new Drupal CMS plus Acquia on AWS to take advantage of the flexibility, scalability, and application uptime of the cloud.  

  • GetSmarter Case Study

    By using Denodo Platform in AWS Marketplace, the GetSmarter data team provided its business users with real-time, self-service analysis and reporting capabilities and simplified data governance and security across more than 15 disparate data sources. The company works with universities to provide short, online courses for working professionals. GetSmarter is using Denodo Platform in AWS Marketplace as a business intelligence layer and to impose granular access rules by user and system.

  • Gett Case Study

    Gett scales to keep up with 300 percent annual growth, saves $800,000 yearly, and gains new business insights using AWS. The company provides an online taxi reservation service used by millions of people in Europe, Israel, and the US. Gett runs its website and mobile web application on AWS, relying on Amazon EC2 Spot Instances to optimize costs.

  • GivenGain Case Study

    Using AWS, GivenGain has been able to grow from 378 nonprofit organizations to more than 2,000 using its system, and has provided a reliable and scalable service to its customers while lowering costs and operational overhead. GivenGain enables nonprofit organizations to run better fundraising operations and increase revenue with tools that let them build and manage relationships and win support for the ideas they believe in. GivenGain uses Elastic Load Balancing, Auto Scaling, and Amazon EFS to manage its activism platform.

  • Global Red Case Study

    By re-architecting and migrating its data platform and related applications to AWS, Global Red reduced the time to onboard new customers for its advertising trading desk and marketing automation platforms by 50 percent. Global Red specializes in lifecycle marketing, including strategy, data, analytics, and execution across all digital channels. Global Red is now all in on AWS infrastructure in the Amazon Asia Pacific (Sydney) and Amazon Asia Pacific (Singapore) Regions.

  • Globe Telecom Case Study

    Globe Telecom is a major provider of telecommunications services in the Philippines, operating one of the largest mobile, fixed line and broadband networks in the country with close to 60 million customers. Globe aims to provide superior customer experience in using AWS for its web portal, content registration platforms, online store and self-service apps, which have seen huge uptake in application performance. Globe uses services such as Amazon EC2, Amazon RDS and AWS Lambda for its daily business workloads and processes, and have enjoyed tremendous savings of close to USD 2 million since.

  • GMobi Case Study

    By running its “over the air” firmware updates, mobile billing, and advertising software development kits in an AWS infrastructure, GMobi has grown to support 120 million users while maintaining more than 99.9 percent availability. Headquartered in Taiwan and founded in 2011, GMobi primarily sells its products and services to Original Design Manufacturers and Original Equipment Manufacturers in emerging markets. GMobi is running 90 percent of its business in AWS, including push notification, billing, and advertising software development kit services. 

  • GoAnimate Case Study

    GoAnimate reduced costs for its text-to-speech (TTS) solution by 95 percent by choosing Amazon Polly over a competing TTS service. GoAnimate is a do-it-yourself video-creation platform. GoAnimate uses Amazon Polly to immediately give voice to the characters they create and animate, and easily add narration to their videos.

  • Goodwill Industries Case Study

    Goodwill Industries has increased uptime for its stores, schools, and offices, can back up servers hourly, and can restore servers within moments of failure using AWS. Headquartered in Maple Shade, New Jersey, Goodwill Industries of Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to put people to work and help them realize their economic potential. Goodwill uses Cloud Protection Manager by N2W Software—a seller in the AWS Marketplace—for backup and disaster recovery to protect all of its data, systems, and assets.

  • GoPro Case Study

    By using AWS, GoPro quickly built and launched its GoPro Plus service to enable its customers to upload content directly to the cloud. GoPro is an action-camera manufacturer that allows customers to share experiences with others using its products, mobile apps and software. The company relies on the AWS Support team for quick assistance with its upcoming product launches.

  • GoPro Containers Case Study

    GoPro containerized its microservices architecture for GoPro Plus using Amazon Elastic Container Service and Docker to increase server utilization, accelerate innovation, and improve scalability. GoPro Plus helps people share photos and videos of meaningful experiences with rugged, user-friendly cameras and related products and services. GoPro’s engineering team replaced a third-party process-management solution with Docker containers running on Amazon ECS, which simplified cluster management, ensured deployment consistency, and enabled the team to deliver features to customers faster.

  • Government of Ontario Case Study

    Using AWS, the Government of Ontario makes government information and services accessible to the 14 million people in Ontario, Canada's largest province. The Government of Ontario looks after healthcare, education, transportation, and the environment for the province. With the mandate to provide citizens with services clearly, quickly, and reliably, the Ontario Digital Services team turned to AWS to experiment with its website, Ontario.ca. By shifting the website to the AWS Cloud, the site stopped going down, the organization had a disaster-recovery solution and autoscaling capabilities, all without requiring an expensive infrastructure purchase.

  • Grab Case Study

    By using Amazon Redshift, Grab is able to use real time data computation and data streams to support 1.5 million bookings in Southeast Asia. Grab, a ride hailing transportation platform is available across six countries in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Philippines. Grab is using Amazon ElastiCache and Amazon Redshift.

  • Graze Case Study

    Graze continually improves its customers’ experience by staying agile—including in its infrastructure. The company sells healthy snacks through its website and via U.K. retailers. It runs all its infrastructure on AWS, including its customer-facing websites and all its internal systems from the factory floor to business intelligence. 

  • Grupanya Case Study

    Using AWS, Grupanya can more easily handle double the traffic during busy periods. It’s one of the largest e-commerce platforms in Turkey, offering its customers group discounts on big brands. The company runs its websites and apps on AWS, using services including Amazon EC2 and Amazon DynamoDB.

  • Gruppo Editoriale l'Espresso Case Study

    The digital division of Gruppo Editoriale L’Espresso has migrated its digital assets, including websites and mobile sites, from an on-premises infrastructure to the AWS Cloud to achieve greater agility and deliver better services to customers. The Rome-based media conglomerate operates newspapers, magazines, TV channels, and radio stations across Italy. It runs more than 140 Amazon EC2 instances with Auto Scaling to provision capacity seamlessly; managed services such as Amazon RDS liberate the IT team from time-consuming system administration.

  • Guardian News & Media Case Study

    Guardian News and Media, publisher of The Guardian, increased the velocity of releases for its digital properties from 25 in 2012 to 40,000 in 2015 by using AWS. The London-based company is a global media organization that published its first newspaper in the UK more than 200 years ago. It uses a wide range of AWS services, including Amazon Kinesis and Amazon Redshift that power an analytics dashboard, which editors use to see how stories are trending in real time.

  • GuavaPass Case Study

    By using AWS for its web-application workloads, GuavaPass has nearly doubled its revenue-generating user base with virtually 100 percent uptime on fewer than 10 employee hours per month. GuavaPass is an online social community of premium fitness studios and healthy-living experts in Asia, offering curated fitness classes on demand. The company uses Amazon RDS, Amazon ElastiCache, and AWS OpsWorks, and has seen website response times drop to 0.6 seconds from 1.4 seconds while supporting 80 percent more users.

  • Gujarat Technological University Case Study

    Using AWS, Gujarat Technological University (GTU) in India has eliminated outages and established a highly available infrastructure to support 30,000 concurrent website users. GTU provides business, engineering, pharmacy, and software development courses to about 500,000 students per year from about 500 locations across India. GTU uses Amazon EC2 for its website, applications, and services, while Amazon S3 and Amazon EBS provide storage, and Amazon Glacier is used for long-term archiving and backup.  

  • GulfMark Offshore Case Study

    GulfMark Offshore uses AWS to save $25,000 a month in operating costs, scale business applications up or down on demand, and ensure reliability and high availability for its critical SAP environment. The global energy services company operates and manages more than 70 oil and gas industry support vessels. GulfMark runs dozens of SAP applications on AWS and is in the process of migrating additional applications to the AWS cloud.  

  • gumi Asia Case Study

    gumi Asia is a fully-owned subsidiary of gumi Inc., a leading Japan-listed mobile game publisher and developer headquartered in Japan. With a mandate to operate and publish mobile games globally, gumi Asia has successfully developed and brought to market several mobile titles that are well-received worldwide.

    Since engaging in AWS services such as Amazon CloudWatch, Amazon Redshift, Amazon Kinesis Firehose and AWS IEM, gumi Asia has experienced improved web response time of 350 milliseconds, close to 99% server uptime, and is currently able to accept at least 20,000 requests per min. In addition, overall customer satisfaction has been evident and the company was able to enjoy up to 30% savings on IT operations cost.

  • Halodoc Case Study

    By migrating to the AWS Cloud, Halodoc delivers new product features to market 30 percent faster than before, and it has cut operations costs by 20–30 percent. Halodoc operates a holistic healthcare application enabling patients in Indonesia remote consult with doctors, order a home delivery pharmacy service, and experience at-home laboratory testing. The startup uses Amazon EC2 to run its mobile app, Amazon RDS for database administration, and Amazon S3 to store documents and images. Its third line of business—Lab—was built completely on AWS Lambda.

  • Hansoft Case Study

    Project management software firm Hansoft reduced its sales cycle by up to 20 percent using AWS. The Sweden-based company’s project management tools are used by customers with high-performance requirements, such as game developers and organizations in the space and defense industry. The simplicity of Amazon AppStream 2.0 has allowed Hansoft to deliver its software to customers in seconds.

  • Haptik Case Study

    Haptik maintains a monthly user growth rate of more than 30 percent and save 80 percent in management time thanks to the scalability of its AWS Cloud infrastructure. Haptik is the company behind India’s Haptik personal-assistant app that features artificial intelligence. The software behind the app runs on Amazon EC2 instances with app and customer data stored in Amazon RDS for MySQL databases, and text-to-speech interactions managed through Amazon Polly.

  • HashChing Case Study

    HashChing cuts development costs by 25 percent, launches its cloud environment in minutes, and overcomes spikes in website visitors using AWS. The startup company is an online marketplace for consumers to access pre-negotiated home-loan deals in Australia. HashChing’s website runs on Amazon EC2 Instances, and AWS CloudFormation and AWS CodeDeploy ensure faster website updates. 

  • Haymarket Media Limited

    Haymarket Media Limited is harnessing the power of customer analytics on the AWS Cloud while halving the cost of its digital and technology stack. Haymarket Media—a leading media specialist company—publishes titles such as AsianInvestor, Campaign, FinanceAsia, Corporate Treasurer, FourFourTwo, Stuff, and Autocar in Asia, and manages live events across the region. The company has migrated its digital and technology solutions to the AWS Cloud and built a customer-analytics platform that incorporates live data streams using Amazon Kinesis, an Amazon Redshift data warehouse, and Amazon Machine Learning for predicting customer behavior.

  • HBX Case Study

    The DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority (HBX) uses AWS to instantly deploy software to deliver enrollment-as-a-service solutions for healthcare customers, save $1.8 million annually, and help meet stringent compliance requirements. The organization offers an online health insurance marketplace for small businesses and residents in the District of Columbia. HBX runs its primary solution on the AWS Cloud and uses AWS Marketplace to acquire and deploy software for additional solutions.