I bet you don’t know about all these facts around the history of Amazon Web Services. Before you download the whole list, please spend some time and check these 10.
- 2000 – First step towards AWS by creating a set of well-documented APIs
- 2004 – Jeff Bezos approves the idea of experimenting with Amazon infrastructure
- 2004 – SQS – First service released in beta phase (SQS is still available)
- 2006 – AWS first region is us-east-1 (North Virginia)
- 2007 – Dropbox starts to use AWS
- 2009 – AWS Management Console
- 2010 – First region in Asia
- 2014 – Second region in Europe
- 2015 – Managed platform for IoT
- 2017 – Amazon S3 is used by 253974 websites
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