AWS Launches Second Infrastructure Region in Australia
Amazon Web Services (AWS), announced the launch of its second AWS infrastructure Region in Australia—the AWS Asia Pacific (Melbourne) Region. According to Amazon, developers, startups, entrepreneurs, and enterprises, as well as government, education, and nonprofit organizations, will have greater choice for running their applications and serving end users from AWS data centers located in Australia. AWS is planning to invest an estimated $4.5 billion (approx. A$6.8 billion) in Australia by 2037 through the AWS Asia Pacific (Melbourne) Region.