That’s ‘good morning’ in Afrikaans
If you are able to name 3 AWS services, chances are that EC2
will be one of them.
The compute service is an integral component of the AWS cloud. But a little known fact is that having been developed by a small team in a satellite office in South Africa, EC2 was actually made in Africa.
The service was officially launched in 2006. But it’s only this past week that AWS users were able to spin up EC2 instances from the location where the service was first developed. Read more.