Amazon Kinesis

Amazon Kinesis

Amazon Kinesis makes it easy to collect, process, and analyze real-time, streaming data for timely understanding and to respond quickly to new information. Amazon Kinesis offers valuable capabilities to process streaming data at an affordable rate on any scale, as well as the flexibility to choose tools that best meet your app requirements. With Amazon Kinesis, you can access real-time data such as video, audio, app logs, website click buttons, and IoT data for mobile learning, statistics, and other applications Amazon Kinesis enables you to process and analyze data as it arrives and responds quickly instead wait until all your data has been collected before processing can begin.

Use cases

Build video statistics apps

You can use Amazon Kinesis to securely stream video from camera-enabled devices in homes, offices, factories, and public places to AWS. You can then use these video streams to play video, security monitoring, face detection, machine learning, and other analytics.

Example: Amber Alert System

Create real-time plans

You can use Amazon Kinesis for real-time programs like app monitoring, fraud detection, and live leaderboards. You can enter streaming data using Kinesis Data Streams, process it using Kinesis Data Analytics, and extract the results from any data store or application using Kinesis Data Streams with millisecond latency-to-end latency. This can help you learn what your customers are doing, apps, and products right now and respond quickly.