Amazon Web Services (AWS)

What is Amazon Web Services (AWS)?

Amazon Web Services is a U.S. provider founded in 2006 as a subsidiary of the online shipping retailer Amazon.com, offering a wide range of data analytics a...

How does Amazon Web Services and Penta work?

Penta has partnered with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to develop an offering exclusively for startups.  If you are a Penta customer, you will get up to 500...

Do I need to be an AWS customer to take advantage of the AWS and Penta bonus?

Yes, you must have an active account with a valid payment method with AWS. You can use your Penta company card to view your current and future spending with...

How do I use my AWS balance and where can I see my current balance?

Once you are approved for the Activate package, the corresponding AWS credit is automatically added to your AWS account.  You can find the exact amount,...

Is there a minimum purchase for AWS Credits with Penta?

The credits do not depend on a minimum amount of spending or a minimum number of transactions on your Penta corporate card.  The AWS Credits are only li...

For whom is the Credit Program with AWS and Penta available?

The Credit Program with AWS is only available for young startups that apply a digital and measurable business model.  This program is not intended for e...

How do I apply for AWS Activate bonus credits?

Go to the "Rewards" menu item in your Penta account. Copy the "Organization ID" displayed there Then click on "Go to form Now c...

How long are AWS Credits valid?

AWS Credits are valid for 24 months once they appear in your AWS account.

What are the limitations of AWS Credits through Penta?

If you as a company do not meet the criteria for an AWS startup, your application may be rejected. AWS Credits are exclusively for "young and innov...

What services are available to startups on AWS?

AWS offers over 160 different services.  Depending on your needs and depending on the use, vertical and maturity, the services cover different areas.  ...