Mapbox Atlas Server can now be installed in AWS China. This means with a few clicks you can be serving maps from the AWS datacenters in Beijing. Everything is packaged as an AMI to run on your private AWS infrastructure.
Running Mapbox in AWS China radically reduces latency to end-users based in China while providing all the benefits of AWS Cloud - like avoiding the large up-front expenses and long-term commitments traditionally associated with running maps in-country.
is the CEO of Mapbox, where he coordinates product and business development. Eric has been with the team since the start and splits his time working on projects in San Francisco and Washington DC.
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