UAE to get 3 Amazon Web Services data centres in 2022

UAE to get 3 Amazon Web Services data centres in 2022

UAE to get 3 Amazon Web Services data centres in 2022


 

Amazon.com Inc revealed on Wednesday that its cloud service unit will launch three data centres in the first half of 2022 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Amazon Web Services (AWS) opened its first Middle East data centres in neighbouring Bahrain in 2019.

The Abu Dhabi Investment Office (ADIO) said the deal was part of its efforts to attract investments that build technology capabilities and accelerate innovation.

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a subsidiary of Amazon providing on-demand cloud computing platforms and APIs to individuals, companies, and governments, on a metered pay-as-you-go basis.

These cloud computing web services provide a variety of basic abstract technical infrastructure and distributed computing building blocks and tools.

One of these services is Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), which allows users to have at their disposal a virtual cluster of computers, available all the time, through the Internet