We’d like to welcome Mumbai to the AWS Asia Pacific Region! This marks the sixth AWS Region in Asia joining Beijing, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, and Tokyo. With this announcement AWS now offers a total of 35 worldwide Availability Zones.
You can begin deploying your workloads to the Mumbai region to deliver reduced latency to end-users in India, and without the up-front expenses, long-term commitments, or scaling challenges associated with operating your own infrastructure in India.
At launch the Mumbai Region will support Amazon CloudWatch, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon ElastiCache, Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS), Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Amazon Elastic MapReduce, Amazon Elasticsearch Service, Amazon Glacier, Amazon Kinesis Streams, Amazon Redshift, Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS), Amazon Simple Notification Service (SNS), Amazon Simple Queue Service (SQS), Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3), Amazon Simple Workflow Service (SWF), Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC), Auto Scaling, AWS Certificate Manager, AWS CloudFormation, AWS CloudTrail, AWS CodeDeploy, AWS Config, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, AWS Import/Export Snowball, AWS Key Management Service, AWS Marketplace, AWS OpsWorks, AWS Support, Elastic Load Balancing, VM Import/Export, Amazon CloudFront, Amazon Route 53, and Trusted Advisor.
If you need L2 access to this Region, AWS Direct Connect is also available to provide a dedicated network connection from organization’s on-premises environment to the AWS Cloud.
To read more about this announcement check out https://aws.amazon.com/new/