$Ecommerce company Amazon.com today said that its Amazon Web Services (AWS) public cloud computing infrastructure division generated $3.23 billion in revenue in the third quarter of the year. That means revenue was up 55 percent year over year.
AWS produced $861 million in operating income for the quarter, according to today’s earnings statement. The business unit had $2.21 billion in operating expenses.
For its most recent four quarters AWS has now fetched $11.08 billion in revenue for Amazon.
AWS’ competitors including Microsoft Azure, the Google Cloud Platform (under the newly renamed Google Cloud), and IBM SoftLayer, and the Oracle public cloud, among others.