Game creators can now deploy Parsec’s low-latency, high-performance remote desktop solution anytime, anywhere through AWS for Games

NEW YORK, March 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Parsec today announced support for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) AWS for Games initiative. Now creators can build, run, and develop their games on AWS remotely leveraging Parsec’s industry-leading streaming technology.

AWS for Games is an initiative offering services and solutions from AWS and AWS Partners specifically designed for gaming customers. This initiative makes it easier for game developers, publishers and platforms to select the right tools and partners to create, run and develop their games. For customers looking to accelerate deployments with solution-specific support, AWS for Games also identifies industry-dedicated AWS Game Tech Specialists, AWS Services, and leading AWS Partners in each solution area.

Parsec is a remote desktop and streaming technology company, enabling gaming and creative professionals to work together from anywhere. The platform’s low-latency, high-fidelity streaming solution has become a go-to solution for hybrid business models among game companies such as Electronic Arts, Ubisoft, and Square Enix. By providing support for AWS for Games, Parsec will extend its remote access capabilities to accelerate game development in the cloud.

“Game creators today want the flexibility to work from anywhere, on any device, without sacrificing quality and latency. That’s precisely why we built Parsec,” said Benjy Boxer, co-founder and CEO of Parsec. “Thanks to our work with AWS for Games, developers around the world can now take advantage of Parsec’s low-latency experience combined with the full suite of AWS to build and run games in the cloud.”

“Today, game creators are geographically dispersed like never before, but many lack the tools to deliver their projects remotely at the speed and quality demanded by the market,” said Daniel Hagen, IT Director at Aspyr Media. “That’s where Parsec comes in. It’s the only product on the market that delivers the high performance, low latency, enterprise security, and controls our organization needs. Parsec and AWS are joining forces to that we can take our game development efforts to new heights by leveraging the AWS Game Development Suite from anywhere.”

“Parsec is a trusted solution for gaming clients today,” said Lucian Parson, Principal Partner, Games at AWS. “The work between Parsec and AWS for Games further enhances the portfolio of solutions that game developers can use to create fun and successful games.”

To get started building games on AWS for Games through Parsec, please visit the Parsec in the AWS Marketplace.

Founded in 2016 by CTO Chris Dickson and CEO Benjy Boxer, Parsec provides the best high frame rate and low latency remote desktop experience. The Parsec app is available for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, Raspberry Pi, and the web, and Parsec’s SDK allows its streaming technology to be leveraged on any platform. Parsec is headquartered in New York City.