April 24, 2014 09:00 ET

Kii Now Available on AWS Marketplace to Offer Cloud-Based Mobile Backend Platform

Enables Enterprises and Startups to Rapidly Build, Optimize and Grow Mobile Apps Without Worrying About Server-Side Code

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 24, 2014) - Kii, an end-to-end mobile backend provider, today announced availability on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace and that it has joined the AWS Partner Network (APN) to provide a complete backend platform for mobile applications.

Developers can add Kii's full-stack mobile backend with carrier-grade technology to their apps in minutes, leverage deep analytics and conduct A/B testing to optimize their apps experience. Additionally, developers can acquire users with help from Kii's strategic partnerships in China, and reach the largest mobile markets in the world.

"Kii's mission is to enable developers to turn their ideas into successful apps," said Masanari Arai, CEO of Kii. "Availability of Kii in AWS Marketplace will make it easier for enterprises and startups build scalable apps without having to worry about back-end code and server deployment concerns."

The Kii platform comes out-of-the-box with Android, iOS, JavaScript and Unity SDKs that are supplemented with a developer portal and key-value storage for apps. Other features include user management such as authentication using social network credentials, flexible data management, push notifications so app developers can send alerts to their users or to the app itself, geolocation to offer location-based services, server extension access and team collaboration.

Developers can sign up for free and start building apps today by visiting Kii on AWS Marketplace at For more information about Kii and how developers can begin or continue their app development process, visit

About Kii
Kii provides end-to-end partnerships with mobile developers who want to maximize revenue, gain global distribution, and turn their apps into full-time businesses. It offers a unique combination of cloud technology and distribution services, along with an early stage investment partnership fund designed to provide mobile app developers with products monetization, accelerated growth, and marketing/distribution in Japan, China, and many other large mobile markets. Led by innovators in mobile and cloud-related technology, Kii is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan with offices in San Mateo, California, Hong Kong, and Shanghai, China and today employs more than 100 engineers and business professionals around the world. For more information, please visit or follow us on Twitter @KiiCorp.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Jason Abrams
    North 6th Agency, Inc. (For Kii)