Amazon's company, Amazon Web Services,Inc.(AWS), announced today that NetEase games, the top 10* of global game revenue, chose to AWS accelerate global market development. NetEase games, as the development operator of several well-known PC and mobile games in China, rely on the infrastructure of more than a dozen regions AWS the world, build the game dynamic expansion technology on the basis of AWS services, monitor applications, automatically adjust capacity, realize the rapid growth of overseas game business, save costs, and bring the ultimate game experience for players around the world.
In 2015, Netease Mobile Games began to be released overseas, and at that time, it began to use AWS services. Currently, thousands of Amazon EC2 cloud service instances are used in different regions around the world of AWS. On AWS, Netease Games has built hundreds of service clusters, which run different game back-end services issued by Netease games in various regions, as well as common game user platform, database middleware platform, etc. Through the use of AWS global backbone network, Netease game players can enjoy faster and more stable network connection, especially in some remote areas, the network performance has been greatly improved. Netease game has also built a fine scalability architecture based on AWS services, which supports the rapid growth of game players on the one hand, and saves costs when players visit the low season, saving up to 53% of the cost. In addition, through upgrading to the new generation instance of Amazon EC2 based on nitro technology and the instance of Amazon EC2 A1 based on ARM architecture processor, Netease game has achieved strong performance improvement and cost saving. For example, "wilderness action" is a tactical competitive game developed by Netease game, which has created 35 million downloads in Japan, and has repeatedly ranked first on the best-selling list of IOS in Japan in May and June 2019. By using the new generation of Amazon EC2 M5 instance in the game "action in the wilderness", replacing the Amazon EC2 M4 instance, Netease game achieved 40% cost savings. Through Amazon VPC, Netease game divides it infrastructure into hundreds of isolated and secure virtual networks, while Amazon VPC supports a variety of gateways, including Internet gateway (IGW), NAT gateway, peering gateway, virtual private gateway, transit gateway, etc., which is convenient for Netease game to design large-scale VPC flexibly Network interconnection architecture simplifies configuration and management.
Netease game operations and infrastructure department senior director Tan Jianrong said,
AWS Zhang Wenyi, vice president and executive director of Greater China, said:
*Data source: report of game market research company newzoohttps://newzoo.com/insights/rankings/top-25-companies-game-revenues/
About Netease games
Netease game is the online game business department of Netease Corporation (NASDAQ: ntES). Its PC client and mobile game developed and operated in China and Japan are popular. As a leading game development company in China, Netease game has always been in the front end of the field of independent research and development of online games, and has become one of the seven largest game companies in the world. Netease games is committed to supporting the growth of global innovation studios and expanding its international influence in the process. Netease also cooperates with Blizzard Entertainment, Microsoft's mojang AB, and other global game development industry leaders to operate some popular international premium games in China.
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