Amazon AppStream 2.0 - AWS GovCloud (US)

Amazon AppStream 2.0

This service is currently available in AWS GovCloud (US-West) only.

Amazon AppStream 2.0 is a fully managed application streaming service that provides users with instant access to their desktop applications from anywhere. AppStream 2.0 manages the AWS resources required to host and run your applications, scales automatically, and provides access to your users on demand. AppStream 2.0 provides users access to the applications they need on the device of their choice, with a responsive, fluid user experience that is indistinguishable from natively installed applications.

How Amazon AppStream 2.0 Differs for AWS GovCloud (US)

Documentation for Amazon AppStream 2.0

Amazon AppStream 2.0 documentation.

Export-Controlled Content

For AWS Services architected within the AWS GovCloud (US) Regions, the table below explains how certain components of data may leave the Regions in the normal course of the Service Offerings. The table can be used as a guide to help meet applicable customer compliance obligations.

Data in the following service attributes will not leave the AWS GovCloud (US ) Regions in the normal course of the Service Offerings Data in the following service attributes may leave the AWS GovCloud (US ) Regions in the normal course of the Service Offerings
  • All data stored and processed within Amazon AppStream 2.0 can contain export-controlled data.

Amazon AppStream 2.0 metadata is not permitted to contain export-controlled data. This metadata includes all configuration data that you enter when creating and maintaining AppStream 2.0 image builders, images, fleets, and stacks.

Do not enter export-controlled data in the following console fields or when using the AppStream 2.0 API actions or AWS Command Line Interface (AWS CLI) commands:

  • Names and descriptions for Amazon AppStream 2.0 image builders, images, fleets and stacks.

  • Resource tags.

  • If importing export-controlled images, do not use pre-signed URLs for the CLI argument.