The AWS Cloud differentiator for the semiconductor industry - AWS Prescriptive Guidance

The AWS Cloud differentiator for the semiconductor industry

The business case for migrating from on-premises environments to AWS can be highly compelling for semiconductor companies. On-premises infrastructure can be expensive to manage, requires significant upfront investments, requires a significant amount of effort to maintain and stay current with the latest technology, and requires sourcing security tooling from a wide range of independent vendors. With AWS, you pay only for the resources you use, which can help you optimize costs for workloads. AWS also provides instant access to the latest high-performance computing (HPC) and cloud storage services and features. As an example, Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP is a commonly used storage service. You can use it to seamlessly migrate data from on-premises NetApp storage to the AWS Cloud, and it provides network isolation, resource-level permissions, identity-based authentication, encryption, logging, and auditing.

AWS can also improve the efficiency of provisioning and managing security solutions for semiconductor companies. Using the advanced security features and services in AWS, you can implement a robust security posture that helps protect your data and workloads against security risks. By using AWS Organizations and integrated security services, you can automatically deploy security controls across all AWS accounts within the organization. Automation capabilities help you automatically respond to risks and streamline your security operations, reducing the time and resources required to manage comprehensive security architectures. For example, AWS provides tools and services for automated security management, continuous compliance monitoring, and risk detection and response across the entire environment. By using these solutions, semiconductor companies can improve their security posture while also reducing costs and increasing efficiency. Overall, migrating to AWS can help semiconductor companies realize significant benefits in terms of scalability, flexibility, and security.