Desktop computing service on the AWS cloud. Allows to provision cloud-based virtual desktops.
Application Programming Interface
Web service to launch or terminate Amazon EC2 instances automatically based on policies, schedules and health checks.
Each Amazon data center location is called a region, each region contains multiple distinct locations called Availability Zones, or AZs.
Free service for AWS customers which provides tools needed to create and manage the infrastructure a particular software application requires to run on AWS.
Global partner program for Amazon Web Services, which is focused on helping partners build a successful AWS-based business.
Classless Inter-Domain Routing
Set of IP standards to create unique identifiers for networks and individual devices.
User interface of the CloudFormation service.
A component of Amazon Web Services which provides monitoring of AWS resources and applications running on the Amazon infrastructure.
Compute instance in Amazon EC2 service.
Amazon EC2 provides scalable computing capacity in AWS which allows users to rent virtual computers to run their own computer applications.
Static IP addresses for dynamic cloud computing, which is associated with an account. You control the address until you explicitly release it.
Load balancing solution which automatically scales incoming application traffic across multiple targets.
Tunneling protocol which provides a private, secure path for transporting packets through an otherwise public network.
Generic Routing Encapsulation
System design protocol that ensures a certain absolute degree of operational continuity.
AWS Identity and Access Management
Amazon web service to control who can use your AWS resources and in which way.
Network security and threat prevention technology that examines network traffic flows to detect and prevent vulnerability.
Security layer which acts as firewall to control traffic in and out of subnets.
Logical unit which stores objects that consist of data and metadata which describe the data.
Acts as virtual firewall for an AWS instance to control inbound and outbound traffic.
Notification service which provides mass delivery of messages, predominantly to mobile users.
Amazon web service which provides storage through web services interfaces.
Simple Notification Service
VPC provides secure data transfer between private enterprises and public cloud provider. Each data remains isolated from every other data both in transit and inside the cloud provider's network.
Private data network that makes use of the public telecommunication infrastructure, maintaining privacy through the use of a tunneling protocol such as PPTP or IPsec.
WAF, also known as reverse proxy, applies a set of rules to an HTTP conversation and therefore protects webservers from attacks and malicious behavior like cross-site scripting (XSS), SQL injection, and others.