Physical access

Data resides in Amazon Web Services data centres with physical access controlled 24/7 by multi-factor access control, military-grade guards and a strict least-privileged policy. More information is available here.

Environmental security

Amazon Web Services use state of the art systems to mitigate common environmental risks such as fire, power failure and local climate conditions. More information is available here.

Location and redundancy

Components are located in one or more of the Amazon Web Services European regions and are distributed across multiple availability zones.


Amazon Web Services is compliant with a number of security standards including SOC 1/SSAE 16/ISAE 3402, SOC 2, SOC 3, FISMA, DIACAP, FedRAMP, PCI DSS Level 1, ISO 27001, ITAR and FIPS 140­2.