Customers love Amazon Elastic Container Service (ECS) for its powerful simplicity and because it provides them a path to run containers at scale in an AWS-opinionated way. While customers love the service for its deep integration with AWS services, they asked for more options as their use cases required applications to run outside of AWS Regions. For example, they might need to run their applications in their data centers where they potentially have made significant capital investments or run in a highly regulated industry where they are forced to own and operate their own infrastructure.
While their requirements push them outside of the AWS cloud, they still wanted the simplicity that Amazon ECS provides which is why we introduced Amazon ECS Anywhere at re:Invent 2020 which will allow customers to deploy Amazon ECS tasks in any environment. Join this Partner Roundtable to hear from AWS Partners and learn about the following benefits of ECS Anywhere from their point of view: