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Amazon Rekognition

The following list details the differences for using this service in the AWS GovCloud (US) Region compared to other AWS regions:

  • Celebrity Recognition is not available in AWS GovCloud (US).

  • Amazon Rekognition does not support FIPS 140-2.

For more information about Amazon Rekognition, see the Amazon Rekognition documentation.

ITAR Boundary

The ITAR boundary defines where customers are allowed to store ITAR-regulated data for this service in the AWS GovCloud (US) Region. You must comply with the boundaries in order to maintain ITAR compliance. If you do not have any ITAR-regulated data in the AWS GovCloud (US) Region, this section does not apply to you. The following information identifies the ITAR boundary for this service:

ITAR-Regulated Data Permitted ITAR-Regulated Data Not Permitted
  • Collection identifiers

  • Image bytes

  • External Image Identifiers

  • Face identifiers

  • Not applicable

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