March 28, 2023
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We launched an AWS Area in Australia earlier this yr, 4 extra (Switzerland, Spain, the United Arab Emirates, and India) in 2022, and are engaged on areas in Canada, Israel, New Zealand, and Thailand. All informed, we now have 99 Availability Zones unfold throughout 31 geographic areas.

Malaysia within the Works
At the moment I’m blissful to announce that we’re engaged on an AWS area in Malaysia. This area will give AWS prospects the power to run workloads and retailer knowledge that should stay in-country.

The area will embrace three Availability Zones (AZs), each bodily unbiased of the others within the area but far sufficient aside to attenuate the danger that an AZ-level occasion could have on enterprise continuity. The AZs will probably be related to one another by high-bandwidth, low-latency community connections over devoted, fully-redundant fiber.

AWS in Malaysia
We’re planning to take a position a minimum of $6 Billion (25.5 billion Malaysian ringgit) in Malaysia by 2037.

Many organizations in Malaysia are already making use of the present AWS Areas. This contains enterprise and public sector organizations corresponding to Axiata Group, Baba Products, Bank Islam Malaysia, Celcom Digi, PayNet, PETRONAS, Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation, Cybersecurity Malaysia, Department of Statistics Malaysia, Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia, and Pos Malaysia, and startups like Baba’s, BeEDucation Adventures, CARSOME, and StoreHub.

Right here’s a small pattern of among the thrilling and modern work that our prospects are doing in Malaysia:

Johor Corporation (JCorp) is the principal improvement establishment that drives the expansion of the state of Johor’s economic system by means of its operations within the agribusiness, wellness, meals and eating places, and actual property and infrastructure sectors. To energy JCorp’s digital transformation and obtain the JCorp 3.0 reinvention plan objectives, the corporate is leveraging the AWS cloud to handle its knowledge and functions, serving as a single supply of reality for its enterprise and operational data, and paving the best way for the corporate to faucet on synthetic intelligence, machine studying and blockchain applied sciences sooner or later.

Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM), established in 1946, is the nationwide public broadcaster of Malaysia, bringing information, info, and leisure packages by means of its six free-to-air channels and 34 radio stations to hundreds of thousands of Malaysians every day. Bringing cutting-edge AWS applied sciences nearer to RTM in Malaysia will speed up the time it takes to develop new media providers, whereas delivering a greater viewer expertise with decrease latency.

Bank Islam, Malaysia’s first listed Islamic banking establishment, offers end-to-end monetary options that meet the varied wants of their prospects. The financial institution faucets AWS’ experience to energy its digital transformation and the event of Be U digital financial institution by means of its Centre of Digital Expertise, a stand-alone division that creates cutting-edge monetary providers on AWS to reinforce buyer experiences.

Malaysian Administrative Modernization Management Planning Unit (MAMPU) encourages public sector businesses to undertake cloud in all ICT tasks with the intention to speed up rising applied sciences software and improve the effectivity of public service. MAMPU believes the institution of the AWS Area in Malaysia will additional speed up digitalization of the general public sector, and bolster efforts for public sector businesses to ship superior citizen providers seamlessly.

Malaysia can be residence to each Unbiased Software program Distributors (ISVs) and Methods Integrators which are members of the AWS Accomplice Community (APN). The ISV companions construct modern options on AWS and the SIs present enterprise, technical, advertising and marketing, and go-to-market help to prospects. AWS Companions based mostly in Malaysia embrace Axrail, eCloudvalley, Exabytes, G-AsiaPacific, GHL, Maxis, Radmik Solutions Sdn Bhd, Silverlake, Tapway, Fourtitude, and Wavelet.

New Explainer Video
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