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ZABALA and Amazon Web Services Activate collaborate to boost Big Data startups

ZABALA is excited to partner with Amazon Web Services Activate, who provides startups with low cost, easy to use infrastructure needed to scale and grow any size business. Startups participating in the ZABALA acceleration or entrepreneurship programs Innovation, such as IRSUS or EDI, will have access to free services within the Amazon Web Services Activate program. These services include obtaining free credits for the AWS cloud, training and support services.


What is Amazon Web Services ACTIVATE?

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a dynamic, growing business unit within Amazon.com. Amazon Web Services provides startups with the low cost, easy to use infrastructure needed to scale and grow. The AWS Activate program provides startups with the resources they need to quickly get started on AWS – including credits, training, and support. Some of the world’s hottest startups use AWS – including AirbnbLyft and Slack. Join them – and build your business on AWS today.

Are you an ICT startup? This is your opportunity

This opportunity is aimed above all at those startups that work with large volumes of data or tools with high computing needs and that see in the cloud an opportunity to scale quickly and facilitate their growth.

We encourage you to stay tuned to our networks and follow closely the next calls for the following programs:


  • Supporting innovators within the Innovation Radar tool by the EC, through the provision of free services like mentoring, individual coaching, investment opportunities discovery, training… Click on IRSUS


  • €5 million fund to invest on startups and SMEs sorting out real data challenges provided by a set of EU organisations across different domains such as logistics, environment, energy, industry 4.0… More about EDI


  • Providing free support services for data-based companies across Europe. Services are provided by an outstanding set of partners in areas like acceleration, fundraising, legal and IPR, marketing and technical skills. See more: Data Market Services:


  • an accelerator for SMEs working with blockchain technologies. We will manage a fund of 750,000€ aimed at financing real world use cases of blockchain technologies in traditional sectors. Take a look: Blockchers