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AWS Secret Region manages cloud workloads for classified government data


Amazon Web Services (AWS) has launched its new Secret Region for handling cloud workloads associated with classified government data, according to a blog post. Marketed to the US Intelligence Community (IC), the region can safely operate workloads up to the Secret US security classification level, the post said.

While targeted toward the IC, and available through the IC's Commercial Cloud Services (C2S) contract with AWS, non-IC customers can also utilize the region as long as they have the proper security clearance, the post said.

With the launch of the Secret Region, AWS now supports data that is Unclassified, Sensitive, Secret, and Top Secret.

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"The AWS Top Secret Region was launched three years ago as the first air-gapped commercial cloud and customers across the U.S. Intelligence Community have made it a resounding success," Teresa Carlson, vice president of AWS Worldwide Public Sector, said in the release....(continued)

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