AWS recently introducing security features that give customers "more granular security controls over their AWS deployments, applications and sensitive data," according to a company press release about its earnings report.
The company also cut prices again on Amazon EC2 Dedicated virtual servers -- or instances -- running on hardware dedicated to a single customer's cloud.
Looking forward, Amazon expects to grow operating revenue of between $15.45 billion and $17.15 billion in the third quarter, an increase of 12 to 24 percent, compared to the same time last year. The company anticipates an operating loss between $65 million and $440 million.
PUBLISHED JULY 26, 2013