AWS Outposts - AWS GovCloud (US)

AWS Outposts

AWS Outposts is a fully managed service that extends AWS infrastructure, services, APIs, and tools to customer premises. By providing local access to AWS managed infrastructure, AWS Outposts enables customers to build and run applications on premises using the same programming interfaces as in AWS Regions, while using local compute and storage resources for lower latency and local data processing needs.

How AWS Outposts Differs for AWS GovCloud (US)

This service has no differences between the AWS GovCloud (US) and the standard AWS Regions.

Documentation for AWS Outposts

AWS Outposts documentation.

ITAR Boundary

AWS GovCloud (US) has an ITAR boundary, which defines where customers are allowed to store ITAR-controlled data for this service in AWS GovCloud (US) Regions. To maintain ITAR compliance, you must place ITAR-controlled data on the applicable part of the ITAR boundary. If you do not have any ITAR-controlled data in AWS GovCloud (US) Regions, this section does not apply to you. For AWS Outposts, under the shared responsibility model, customers are responsible for physical security and access controls around the Outpost. The following information identifies the ITAR boundary for this service.

ITAR-Regulated Data Permitted ITAR-Regulated Data Not Permitted
  • You may enter ITAR-regulated data in the following field when meeting the notification endpoints conditions below:

    • Notification Message

  • AWS Outposts metadata is not permitted to contain ITAR-regulated data. This metadata includes all configuration data that you enter when setting up and maintaining your topics.

  • For example, do not enter ITAR-regulated data in the following fields:

    • Outpost Name

    • Outpost Description

    • Site Address

    • Site Name

    • Site Description

    • Site Notes