AWS, or Amazon Web Services, is a collection of remote computing services (also called web services) that make up a cloud computing platform, offered by Amazon.com. These services operate from 12 geographical regions across the world. They provide a variety of services such as storage, networking, database, application services, deployment, management, mobile, developer tools and tools for the Internet of things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence. AWS services can be accessed through various ways such as via the AWS Management Console, Command Line Interface (CLI), or Software Development Kits (SDKs). AWS also offers a range of tools and services for monitoring, security, and compliance, making it a popular choice for organizations of all sizes and industries.