Getting started with Amazon WorkSpaces

Why WorkSpaces?

Amazon WorkSpaces is a fully managed virtual desktop infrastructure service that offers you the flexibility and choice to provision virtual desktops for end users based on their needs. You pay either monthly or hourly and only for the WorkSpaces you deploy.


Introduces the fundamentals of the Amazon Workspaces service, and provides a step-by-step process for deploying virtual desktops.

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Covers ways to optimize, maintain, and scale your virtual desktops through security best practices, software updates, automated provisioning, and more.

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Explores how you can address common use cases for remote work with our services, and provides an overview of the AWS End User Computing portfolio of services.

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Managing Cost for Amazon WorkSpaces
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
How to use Amazon Linux WorkSpaces for Agile Development
Getting the right Amazon Virtual App or Desktop