AWS East / West Regions

AWS GovCloud (US)

Service Name: AWS East / West Regions

Description: Amazon US East/West is a multi-tenant public cloud for Federal, State and Local Government customers, as well as commercial customers, designed to meet a wide range of regulatory requirements, to include government compliance and security requirements. AWS leverages the Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud computing model, which enables convenient, on-demand Internet access to a shared pool of configurable computing resources such as servers, storage, network infrastructure, and various other web services. Customers can rapidly provision or release computing resources on demand.

Service Model: Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

Deployment Model: Public Cloud

Impact Level: Moderate

Authorizing Agencies: 

  • Department of Commerce (DOC)
  • Department of Defense (DOD)
  • Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
  • Deaprtment of Justice (DOJ)
  • Department of the Interior (DOI)
  • Department of the Treasury (Treasury)
  • Millenium Challenge Corporation (MCC)
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Package ID: AGENCYAMAZONEW

3PAO: Veris Group (FedRAMP accredited)

Contact Information: https://aws.amazon.com/compliance/public-sector-contact/

 

Service Name: Amazon Redshift

Description: Amazon Redshift is a fast, fully managed, petabyte-scale data warehouse service that makes it simple   and cost-effective to efficiently analyze data using existing business intelligence tools. 

Impact Level: Moderate

Authorizing Agencies: 

  • Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Package ID: AGENCYAMAZONEW

3PAO: Veris Group (FedRAMP accredited)

Contact Information: https://aws.amazon.com/compliance/public-sector-contact/

 

Service Name: AWS GovCloud (US)

Description: AWS GovCloud (US) is an AWS Region designed to allow US government agencies and customers supporting the US government to move more sensitive workloads into the cloud.  In addition to complying with FedRAMP requirements, the AWS GovCloud (US) framework adheres to U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) regulations.  Additional information is available at http://aws.amazon.com/govcloud-us/.

Service Model: Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

Deployment Model: Government Community

Impact Level: Moderate

Authorizing Agencies: 

  • Department of Commerce (DOC)
  • Department of Defense (DOD)
  • Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
  • National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)

Package ID: AGENCYAMAZONGC

3PAO: Veris Group (FedRAMP accredited)

Contact Information: https://aws.amazon.com/compliance/public-sector-contact/