Singapore’s Smart Nation initiative aims to create “an outstanding city in the world…for people to live, work, and play in, where the human spirit flourishes.”
Cloud technologies such as artificial intelligence, data analytics, Internet of Things, quantum computing, and smart systems will play a critical role in delivering the step change required across government, education, healthcare, research, and other sectors. Collectively, they will help transform Singapore into an innovation-led, economic powerhouse and a world-class city that is responsive to the needs of its citizens.
The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud can be harnessed to build a sustainable, inclusive, and secure public infrastructure for Singapore. Using AWS technologies, public sector organizations can innovate, experiment, and iterate to bring better and timelier solutions and services to market faster and remain agile to meet the evolving demands of the population.
Government agencies around the world rely on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud to balance economy and agility with security, compliance, and reliability. AWS provides commercial cloud capabilities across all government classification levels, making it possible to complete missions with a common set of tools, a constant flow of the latest technology, and the flexibility to rapidly scale with a mission.
Around the world, educational institutions rely on Amazon Web Services (AWS) to support the continuity of teaching and learning, connect their campus communities to systems and tools, store institutional knowledge and data, and more. Through the AWS Cloud, schools and districts can access industry-shaping technologies at affordable cost, no matter the scale. From back-end data management to virtual desktops, AWS solutions enable every student to get the personalized learning experience they need to succeed.
Across the fields of computer, biomedical, engineering, quantum information, and space science, Amazon Web Services (AWS) supports groundbreaking research in collaboration with leading higher education institutions and national and international research agencies. These organizations harness cost-effective, scalable, and secure compute, storage, and database capabilities within the AWS Cloud to process complex workloads, accelerating time to science.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) supports the global healthcare and life sciences industry with technology innovation, reliability, security, and data privacy. Through the AWS Cloud, healthcare and life sciences organizations are reinventing how they collaborate, make clinical and operational decisions, deliver precision medicine, personalize care, control costs, and more.
Singapore’s IHiS scales vaccine operations with AWS to meet evolving on-the-ground requirements. To support Singapore’s national vaccination programme, IHiS needed the capability to securely scale its systems to sustain significantly higher loads at very short notice. In addition, its teams needed to be able to develop and implement new features at speed to address evolving vaccination policies and changing, on-the-ground requirements. The agency turned to Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Changi Airport Group (CAG) uses innovative technology to operate Singapore Changi Airport, one of the most-awarded airports in the world. At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020, CAG needed new, resilient solutions to resolve resulting travel challenges. CAG migrated to a single enterprise data hub on AWS in 2018 which provided the agile development environment necessary to adapt to challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic. Using this solution, CAG developed valuable applications to meet public health regulations, protect passenger safety, and streamline the airport experience.
AWS was selected because it offered the services, expertise, and track record of success the researchers needed. The AWS Cloud offered flexible, pay-as-you-go access to a spectrum of computing resources, and the ability to store the voluminous amount of genome datasets with additional meta data information.
In November 2020, SUSS introduced Amazon Connect for students and lecturers for queries related to online exam and grading. School support teams could also reach out for complex issues encountered during online exams. The shift from the previous system of individual school and room IDs to a simpler user experience
with Amazon Connect provided immediate benefits.
Learn more about VooX Smart Inspection System, built by leveraging the efficient foundational services provided by AWS, helps SoilBuild to significantly improve & streamline the QA/QC process, achieve a 23% decrease in turn-around time between inspections and rectification, 56% Increase in quality assurance competency across the various production lines, and reduce at least 20-30% of their previous travels to all locations for the necessary inspection by the Resident Technical Officers & Resident Engineers.
Find out more about NVPC used multiple AWS services for the hosting of Giving.sg spanning throughout Iaas, Paas. SaaS and FaaS with a variety of monitoring tools, including Amazon CloudWatch and AWS CloudTrail. Since then, Giving.sg has experienced consistently high levels of traffic, with donations in FY20/21 at more than two and a half times that received in the same period in FY19/20. Because of the scalability and stability of AWS, Giving.sg has remained stable and maintained 99.5 percent availability.
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