Amazon Web Services is a collection of cloud computing services that together make up a cloud platform.
The most important part of the AWS platform is Amazon S3, a highly durable and easily scalable object storage service. Amazon S3 is designed to make web-scale computing easier for developers.
Amazon also provides IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) through its Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) service. With EC2, developers are able to rent virtual computers that configures with Amazon Linux or Windows Server.
S3 is a powerful and easy to use cloud storage service that offers you the ability to store as much as you need, as often as you want.
EC2 is a web service that provides resizable compute capacity in the cloud. It is designed to make it easy to build applications
Relational Database Service (RDS) is a web service that makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud.
SES is a cost-effective, high-performance email delivery service. It is designed to deliver email reliably and send emails for you in a scalable way.
Amazon Elastic IP
Amazon provides a web service called Elastic IP address which offers additional layer of protection for one's AWS account.
AWS Lambda is a serverless computing platform that runs code only when needed. It allows users to upload their code to the server and use it as a web service.
CodeCommit is a service from Amazon Web Services that lets you commit your code changes to a git repository through the AWS management console.
VPC is a network of private, isolated networks within a public cloud. You get your own virtual private networking (VPN) connection from Amazon, and you can use it to access your VPCs from any Internet-connected device.
Amazon offers a range of firewall options that are designed to provide protection against common attacks, prevent DDoS attacks, and enable intelligent detection of bad traffic.
IAM is an AWS Identity and Access Management security service that makes it easy to control who has access to AWS resources so they can't do more than what was intended.