To use AWS, individuals or organizations must first create an account and then select the products and services they want to use. They are then charged based on the services and products they use. It is based on the pay as you use it. Amazon offers a number of tools and resources to help users control their cloud computing needs, such as a web-based console, APIs, and command-line tools.
AWS provides a wide range of products and services, some of which are:
- Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2):
Allows customers to rent virtual computers on which to run their own applications.
- Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3):
This service offers object storage via a web service interface.
- Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS):
A managed database service that makes it easy to set up, manage, and scale a cloud database.