Amazon CloudFront is a web service for content delivery.
It integrates with other Amazon Web Services to give developers and businesses an easy way to distribute content to end-users with low latency, high data transfer speeds, and no commitments.
Amazon CloudFront is a fast content delivery network (CDN) service that securely delivers data, videos, applications, and APIs to customers globally with low latency, high transfer speeds, all within a developer-friendly environment.
CloudFront is integrated with AWS – both physical locations that are directly connected to the AWS global infrastructure, as well as other AWS services. CloudFront works seamlessly with services including AWS Shield for DDoS mitigation, Amazon S3, Elastic Load Balancing or Amazon EC2 as origins for your applications, and [email protected]
to run custom code closer to customers’ users and to customize the user experience. Lastly, if you use AWS origins such as Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, or Elastic Load Balancing, you don’t pay for any data transferred between these services and CloudFront.
You can get started with the Content Delivery Network in minutes, using the same AWS tools that you’re already familiar with: APIs, AWS Management Console, AWS CloudFormation, CLIs, and SDKs. Amazon’s CDN offers a simple, pay-
as-you-go pricing model with no upfront fees or required long-term contracts and support for the CDN is included in your existing AWS Support subscription.
Specification: Amazon CloudFront