Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a secure cloud services platform from Amazon. It is a collection of more than 170 + services. Most services can function independently or by integrating with other services. AWS offers computer power, data storage and networking functionalities.

AWS Infrastructure is the physical part of AWS, made up of Regions, Availability Zones, Data Centers and Edge locations

AWS has 80 Availability Zones across 25 geographic regions, with plans to launch 15 more Availability Zones and five more AWS Regions in Australia, India, Indonesia, Spain, and Switzerland as per Amazon

AWS Global Infrastructure Map from Amazon Portal

Security, Availability, Performance, Global Footprint, Scalability and Flexibility are the major benefits of AWS.