Amazon AWS: AWS: New Indonesian cloud region for Jakarta

Dec 15, 2021 | Posted by MadalineDunn

AWS has announced the launch of a new cloud region in Jakarta, Indonesia, and has been created to support the 'fast-growing startup ecosystem, large Indonesian enterprises, and government agencies.'

The region is now the tenth active in the Asia Pacific and mainland China after Beijing, Hong Kong, Mumbai, Ningxia, Osaka, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, and Tokyo, and means that AWS now offers 84 availability zones across 26 geographic regions globally.

In a blog post, the company outlined: “The AWS Region in Jakarta, Indonesia, is now open and you can start using it today. The official name is Asia Pacific (Jakarta) and the API name is ap-southeast-3.”