In cloud infrastructure, $3.71 billion invested in jobs: Amazon Web Services

Digital Desk, New Delhi. Amazon Web Services (AWS) has invested $3.71 billion over the past six years in building local cloud infrastructure and creating jobs in India. A company official gave this information on Friday. Max Peterson, Vice President, Worldwide Public Sector, AWS told IANS that the company is excited about the country’s digital vision and will help make it a $5 trillion economy by 2030.

Since the launch of the AWS Asia Pacific (Mumbai) region in 2016, AWS has invested $3.71 billion in local infrastructure and jobs across India, Peterson said.

The cloud arm of e-commerce giant AWS is set to open a second infrastructure cloud region in Hyderabad. The existing Hyderabad cloud region will join the Mumbai zone to give customers even more flexibility for critical cloud workloads, reduced latency and improved compliance efficiencies.

Pietersen said he is seeing progress towards digitization in India, especially in the areas of education, healthcare and space. The top AWS executive stressed, “We are ready to help the Indian government, enterprises and startups in their cloud journey in the post-Covid era. Cloud becomes an integral part of every organization.

The Mumbai and soon Hyderabad Cloud Zone will help millions of Indian organizations, from startups to enterprises and the public sector, get the infrastructure to leverage world-leading technologies with their service. AWS has expanded its services through edge locations in Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi and Kolkata.

Source: IANS

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