Tech 10: New Cloud Products For The Winter Season


2. Amazon WorkSpaces

Amazon WorkSpaces is currently renting to customers virtual desktops through the AWS cloud on desktops, notebooks and mobile devices for a monthly fee. The key selling points of the product are consistent operational efficiency through AWS, enterprise security and aggressive pricing, said Andy Jassy, senior vice president of Amazon Web Services, when he unveiled the product at the AWS re:Invent conference. The Standard package, with one virtual CPU and 50 GB of storage, costs $35 per user per month and the Performance page, with two virtual CPUs and 100 GB of storage, costs $60 per user per month.