AWS Global Infrastructure

2018-12-21T01:52:52+00:00

AWS Global Infrastructure The AWS Global infrastructure is built around Regions and Availability Zones (AZs). So far, there are: 50+ Availability Zones 18 Geographic Regions 1 Local Region AWS Regions and Availability Zones. Source: AWS Regions provide multiple, physically separated and isolated Availability Zones which are connected with low latency, high throughput, and highly redundant networking. Availability Zones offer highly availability, fault tolerance, and scalability. Consist of one or more discrete data centers, each with redundant power, networking, and connectivity, housed in separate facilities. An Availability Zone is represented by a region code followed by a letter identifier; for example, [...]