AWS GovCloud (US-West) User Guide
AWS GovCloud (US-West) User Guide

Using AWS GovCloud (US-West)

If you have used other AWS Regions, you should be aware of specific differences in the AWS GovCloud (US-West) Region. For example, Amazon Resource Names (ARNs) and endpoints are different in the AWS GovCloud (US-West) Region.

In addition to the specific differences, the following topics describe how to maintain compliance with International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), how to access AWS GovCloud (US-West), and how to control access to your AWS GovCloud (US-West) account.