AWS at Emory

Emory Amazon Web Services (AWS) is Emory University’s preferred and recommended cloud service for faculty-led computational needs. The service provides access to Amazon’s cloud computing services, including computing, storage, database, etc., with a few exceptions that have been blocked for security purposes. The service is a multi-mission platform that can facilitate the advancement of science, education, and service across the University.

Key Features and Benefits

  • Leverages Amazon Web Services providing the Emory Community access to cloud services including storage, compute, databases, and hosting
  • When used appropriately can be used to store, manage, and analyze Emory electronic protected health information (ePHI)
  • Has the benefits of cloud providers, including the ability to quickly provision your infrastructure and scale up or down based on your need

  • Please note that working within any Cloud provider, including AWS, requires technical expertise in cloud computing. Please see our partners page for assistance