Written by Daniel Ray Coutinho
Daniel Ray Coutinho, part of the Amazon Web Solutions Division at KUWAITNET is responsible for strategic alliances in the region for the AWS cloud. He brings to the table nearly a decade of experience that encompass strategic sales (direct and channel) and managing high-value key accounts.
Using AWS to create a suitable cloud computing platform comprises many benefits. The business model allows for infinite growth and flexibility. It also has a simple interface and a broad range of applications to help you create and run your applications.
One of the best aspects of AWS is that you only pay for what you use. This means that there's no need to spend money upfront on building and managing your IT infrastructure. You can also use the cloud-based infrastructure to scale your costs as you grow. Amazon Web Services also offers low-cost migration services, which is important if you're starting from scratch. And if you're an existing business, you can use AWS Activate Packages to get started quickly.
Listed below are some of the top AWS that make it an excellent choice for your company to opt for a cloud computing platform:
AWS Auto Scaling
The ability to scale AWS resources based on your actual application load is invaluable for creating a cloud computing platform for your business. With AWS Auto Scaling, you can quickly respond to sudden spikes in traffic and maintain service availability. When you need more computing power than you have available on your server, you can adjust your AWS Auto-Scaling policy to keep your resources available and within your budget. You can use Auto Scaling to determine the optimal number of instances. AWS Auto-Scaling allows you to set up your cloud computing platform based on demand. It can scale your resources automatically or manually, depending on your business requirements. With this, you can configure your auto-scaling group with default subnets and scaling policies. Once your AWS Auto-Scaling group is ready to go, you can start configuring your servers.
The process of using Amazon Elastic Beanstalk to create a secure cloud computing platform is very simple. This service provides the infrastructure to run applications, and it also makes managing your applications easier. You can create multiple environments and manage your applications from one interface. You can also use triggers to start and stop instances and set a variety of configuration settings to ensure the application meets your needs. Amazon Elastic Beanstalk allows you to easily implement a fully functional cloud application in a matter of minutes. With Elastic Beanstalk, you can use one environment to run one version of an application. Once your application is running in an environment, you can deploy it to another environment to use it. You can even access the same database in both environments using one login.
Elastic Load Balancing
A traditional web application contains one instance, which is the database. Then, when traffic spikes, this instance goes down. This is why it's so important to have multiple instances of data. A load balancer can handle unexpected traffic spikes and keep the app running. An Elastic Load Balancer can reduce latency by distributing incoming traffic across multiple instances. If one instance fails, it shifts traffic to the remaining healthy instances. The Elastic Load Balancer supports SSL Security, which ensures that your website is protected. It can also be integrated into your existing cloud infrastructure. Using this method, your business's website can scale automatically.
AWS CloudFront provides secure cloud services for application development, data storage, compute resources, and databases. It can also be used for static assets, such as images or videos. A good user experience depends on how quickly users can access the content. CloudFront allows you to replicate data stored in AWS to edge locations around the world. This helps your website serve your customers more quickly. It can also help you optimize your website for faster loading times. It offers a variety of solutions and tools for businesses. Depending on your needs, you can use different combinations of AWS services.
The above-mentioned explains the varied AWS that you can pick to launch your cloud computing platform. Now that you can compare the utility of these platforms, opt for one that best caters to your business requirements.
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