onlineshoppingTen years ago the only clouds in Seattle produced rain. Today, cloud computing is driving the Northwest tech economy. The demand for huge amounts of data storage and capability to support the rapid growth of e-commerce set Amazon on a trajectory to becoming the global leader in cloud computing. In the past decade, an entire ecosystem of cloud-related companies has developed in Washington State. Providing service to over 1 million active cloud computing customers Amazon Web Services has defined the course of the robust expansion of our connected world.

Read more in the Puget Sound Business Journal and The Seattle Times.

To learn more about cloud computing in Washington State contact the Washington State Department of Commerce business experts at moreinfo@choosewashington. com.