AWS Architecture Diagrams

The rapid development of computer and electronic technologies, continuous increase of data volumes, new cloud technologies, the services of data storage in clouds, the services of file hosting and renting virtual servers have become very popular today. The Amazon is a leading company at this area, which provides the services and offers proven cloud-based solutions that meet your business requirements. The Amazon Web Services (AWS) is an infrastructure of the cloud-based web services that provides the reliable, scalable, as well as inexpensive cloud computing services. Introduced by the, Inc. relatively recently, nowadays the servers of Amazon Web Services are deployed in many countries around the world.

AWS provides a huge number of services based on Web technologies and cloud-based data processing, the service of selection, rent, managing and unloading of virtual servers (Amazon EC2), the service of data store at the cloud storage and the real-time access via API Web services from any Internet point (Amazon S3), the service of transferring messages (Amazon SQS), the special services for developers of mobile applications and web applications, the services for business, networks, for automation the management, and many others. The flexible AWS cloud solutions are the powerful help in creation the reliable applications with a high level of scaling in AWS cloud, running the applications, and acceleration their work on the level of security. Furthermore, the Amazon Web Services resources are available worldwide, and you can deploy solutions exactly where you and your customers need them. They allow the purchasing and using the infrastructure on-demand: you pay only for the service you use, it is important and ensures significant savings for the business. That's why the Amazon Cloud is so popular with large companies for operating and storing their data.

AWS Architecture Diagrams solution extends the ConceptDraw PRO software with powerful drawing tools, numerous predesigned Amazon icons and AWS simple icons for creation the AWS Architecture Diagrams, describing the use of Amazon Web Services or Amazon Cloud Services, their application for development and implementation the systems running on the AWS infrastructure. The multifarious samples of this solution will give you the good understanding of AWS platform, its structure, services, resources and features, wide opportunities, advantages and benefits from their use. Create easily the illustrative vector graphic diagrams on the base of included templates, which are essential and helpful when designing, description and implementing the AWS infrastructure based systems. Use them in technical documentation, advertising and marketing materials, in specifications, presentation slides, whitepapers, datasheets, posters, etc.

There are 19 stencils libraries containing 322 objects in the AWS Architecture Diagrams solution.

Design Elements — AWS General

Design Elements — AWS General


There are a few samples that you see on this page which were created in the ConceptDraw PRO application by using the AWS Architecture Diagrams solution. Some of the solution's capabilities as well as the professional results which you can achieve are all demonstrated here on this page.

All source documents are vector graphic documents which are always available for modifying, reviewing and/or converting to many different formats, such as MS PowerPoint, PDF file, MS Visio, and many other graphic ones from the ConceptDraw Solution Park or ConceptDraw STORE. The AWS Architecture Diagrams solution is available to all ConceptDraw PRO users to get installed and used while working in the ConceptDraw PRO diagramming and drawing software.

Example 1: 2-Tier Auto-Scalable Web Application Architecture in 1 AZ

This diagram was created in ConceptDraw PRO using the AWS Architecture Diagrams v2.4 Library from the AWS Architecture Diagrams Solution. An experienced user spent 10 minutes creating this sample.

This Amazon Web Services (AWS) Architecture diagram sample designed using the tools of AWS Architecture Diagrams solution for ConceptDraw PRO software describes the simple two-tier auto-scalable architecture with one availability zone (AZ) for a web application running on the Amazon Web Services. This sample contains different types of icons and graphics you can use to illustrate any network architecture, because these are universally and easily recognizable icons for this popular resource. There are many cases when the diagram or illustration helps explain the information, concept or thoughts, as well as highlight important moments better than the words or can be used in addition to the words, and AWS thematic is not exception. The ConceptDraw's AWS Architecture Diagrams solution makes possible explaining the architecture and infrastructure of the cloud-based applications in a visual form, assists in construction the applications design patterns, lets visualize the use of different AWS services, and helps to make the communication networks designing efficient and easy to digest.

AWS Architecture Diagram

Example 2: 3-Tier Auto-Scalable Web Application Architecture

This diagram was created in ConceptDraw PRO using the AWS Architecture Diagrams Library from the AWS Architecture Diagrams Solution. An experienced user spent 15 minutes creating this sample.

At the process of applications development, they are usually broken into the logical blocks called the "tiers", at this each of these blocks has its own appointment. This sample represents the 3-tier Auto-Scalable Web Application Architecture diagram that shows the core network backbone, the distribution layer, and the access layer. Not matter how simple or complex is a diagram that you need to draw, the ConceptDraw PRO software and AWS Architecture Diagrams solution from ConceptDraw Solution Park ensure you that AWS diagrams of any complexity can be produced in minimal time and without efforts. You have a choice - to create them easily with help of bright, colorful and professional looking vector objects from the AWS Architecture Diagrams Solution libraries, or to construct them on the base of ready-made samples. Besides, creation of any diagram or schematic is a dynamic process, and the items can be easily added or withdrawn from the diagram as necessary.

AWS Architecture Diagram

Example 3: Parse Architecture on AWS

This diagram was created in ConceptDraw PRO using the AWS Architecture Diagrams Library from the AWS Architecture Diagrams Solution. An experienced user spent 10 minutes creating this sample.

This sample visualizes the Parse’s environment or the Parse architecture on AWS. Parse ensures extensive set of cloud-based backend services for mobile services and mobile applications developers. Launched in San Francisco not so long ago, in 2012, it provides now the infrastructure and server management for over 180,000 mobile applications developed for Android, iOS, and Windows platforms and successfully working on the millions of mobile devices. Parse is intended for users’ accounts management, clients' disks caching and data storage. The wide AWS abilities including capacity to handle easily with intensive workloads help Parse to work with high performance and high degree of predictability. The use of high-throughput and I/O intensive MongoDB clusters running on the Amazon EC2 instances ensures the high scalability and speed in a Parse's work, Elastic Load Balancing lets to distribute connections to web servers that are linked with application servers and communicate with databases, the Amazon EBS is used to make snapshots for each MongoDB shard and then upload them to Amazon S3 bucket. The Amazon S3 lets Parse to make the new nodes and to attach them to the cluster in seconds.

Parse Architecture on AWS

Example 4: AWS — Mobile Cloud Architecture

This diagram was created in ConceptDraw PRO using the AWS Architecture Diagrams v2.4 Library from the AWS Architecture Diagrams Solution. An experienced user spent 15 minutes creating this sample.

This AWS diagram sample shows the architecture of Mobile Cloud Computing (MCC) that is the combination of wireless networks, mobile computing, and cloud computing. The Mobile Cloud Computing architecture is equally useful and relevant as for the network operators, mobile users and for the cloud computing providers. It uses the computational augmentation approaches, the uni?ed elastic resources of varied clouds, different network technologies with unrestricted functionality, and makes possible the execution of varied multifunctional mobile applications on the different mobile devices at any place and any time via the Ethernet or Internet channels with use of various cloud-based resources. The Amazon cloud and other vector stencils you see on this AWS Architecture diagram are available from the AWS Simple Icons v2.4 library from the ConceptDraw's AWS Architecture Diagrams solution for Computer and Networks area. Use them to help build your own Amazon Web Services diagrams and AWS Architecture diagrams in minutes.

Amazon Web Services Diagram

Example 5: SharePoint Server Reference Architecture for Public Facing Website Scenario

This diagram was created in ConceptDraw PRO using the AWS Architecture Diagrams v2.4 Library from the AWS Architecture Diagrams Solution. An experienced user spent 20 minutes creating this sample.

This sample illustrates the SharePoint Server Reference Architecture for a Public Facing Website Scenario. SharePoint is a well-known Web application platform developed by Microsoft, which is widely used for providing a network of intranet portals, websites, collaboration, social networks, extranets, and business intelligence, for document management and content management. The first launched in 2001, the SharePoint continuously proceeds and expands its opportunities. The Amazon Web Services at its turn offers extensive range of tools and services for deployment, configuration and running the Microsoft SharePoint Server on the cloud platform. It is especially valuable that AWS ensures a high degree of reliability and security of its services, that's why their use is so popular among the companies of any size and category. Design your own professional-looking diagrams representing the technical information about AWS services and SharePoint Server in a visual form, and then deploy, configure and run successfully the SharePoint Server workloads on AWS.

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AWS Architecture Diagrams Solution for Apple OS X

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What I Need to Get Started

Both ConceptDraw PRO diagramming and drawing software and the AWS Architecture Diagrams solution can help creating the AWS architecture you need. The AWS Architecture Diagrams solution can be found in the Computer and Networks area of ConceptDraw STORE application that can be downloaded from this site. Make sure that both ConceptDraw PRO and ConceptDraw STORE applications are installed on your computer before you get started.

How to install

After ConceptDraw STORE and ConceptDraw PRO are downloaded and installed, you can install the AWS Architecture Diagrams solution from the ConceptDraw STORE.

AWS Architecture Diagrams Solution — Install

Start using

To make sure that you are doing it all right, use the pre-designed symbols from the stencil libraries from the solution to make your drawings look smart and professional. Also, the pre-made examples from this solution can be used as drafts so your own drawings can be based on them. Using the samples, you can always change their structures, colors and data.

AWS Architecture Diagrams Solution — Start using


The AWS Architecture Diagrams solution includes icons, sample and templates for several Amazon Web Services products and resources, to be used when creating architecture diagrams. The icons are designed to be simple so that you can easily incorporate them in your diagrams and put them in your whitepapers, presentations, datasheets, posters or any technical material you like.

For IT specialists, system designers and network administrators, the AWS Architecture Diagrams solution offers a wide range of recognizable graphic icons to help illustrate a diagram, as well as a helpful selection of templates and samples to model a design on. Architecture diagrams are a great way to communicate your design, deployment and topology. Here you will find an official collection of AWS resources that will help you build great AWS Architecture diagrams.