AWS Partner Network (APN) Blog

Category: APN Launches

Amazon VPC for On-Premises Network Engineers, Part One

Editor’s note: This is the first of a popular two-part series by Nick Matthews. Read Part 2 >> By Nick Matthews, Partner Solutions Architect, CCIE #23560 I relate better to networking when people use words and phrases I know, such as “router on a stick,” “MPLS WAN,” and “VRF,” and then show me a packet […]

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Updated APN Partner Accreditation Courses Available in More Languages

In order to upgrade in the APN, Consulting Partners must hold a certain number of AWS Accreditations – you can learn more about the requirements per tier here. Last fall, we released updated English versions of AWS Business and Technical Professional, our web-based accreditation courses for APN Partners. Today we’re making them available in six […]

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Optimizing SaaS Tenant Workflows and Costs

Designing robust software as a service (SaaS) solutions often requires developers to find new and creative strategies for optimizing their applications. Pouring all your customers into a shared, multi-tenant environment places an even higher premium on identifying opportunities to remove bottlenecks and improve each customer’s experience. The smallest flaw can have a compounding impact that […]

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AWS Professional Services Delivery Best Practices Bootcamp

As we see more and more customers going ‘all in’ on AWS, it’s critically important to us that our APN Partners have the ability to deliver high-quality professional services. Our new AWS Professional Services Delivery Best Practices Bootcamp is designed to help APN Partners develop professional services competencies at their firms. In this intensive three-day […]

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Don’t Miss the AWS Partner Summit in Singapore on April 29th

The AWS Summit – Singapore is fast approaching, and the day after the Summit represents the start of an exclusive event for APN Partners, the AWS Partner Summit – Singapore! What can you expect at the AWS Partner Summit – Singapore?   The AWS Partner Summit – Singapore will be held on Friday, April 29th, […]

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Don’t Miss the AWS Partner Summit in Sydney on April 26th

Are you an APN Partner based in Australia? Are you a global company looking to connect with other APN Partners with a regional presence? If you’ve answered yes to one (or both) of these questions, then don’t miss the opportunity to join us in Sydney for the AWS Partner Summit on April 26th! What can […]

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“Friends Don’t Let Friends Build Data Centers”

Reflections on the two-year anniversary of Infor going all-in with AWS Two short years ago at the AWS 2014 San Francisco Summit, Infor CEO Charles Phillips stated, “friends don’t let friends build data centers’’ and announced that Infor, a leading provider of industry-specific ERP solutions, was taking a cloud-first development approach and going “all-in” with […]

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Take Advantage of AWS Self-Paced Labs

AWS is celebrating its 10-year anniversary. And to acknowledge and thank our customers and APN partners, we’ve partnered with qwikLABS to offer the entire catalog of AWS self-paced labs and learning quests at no charge through the end of March. AWS self-paced labs enable you to get hands-on practice working with AWS services in a real […]

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Architecting Microservices Using Weave Net and Amazon EC2 Container Service

In the past, it was far more common to have services that were relatively static. You might remember having a database server that existed on a fixed IP, and you probably had a static DNS mapping to that server. If this information changed, it could be a problem. However, in the cloud we accept change […]

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Premier AWS Consulting Partner Blog Roundup – Feb. 10th – Feb. 29th

It’s awesome to see how much cloud thought leadership and educational blog content our Premier APN Partners pushed live in the month of February. Check out some of the posts a number of our Premier Consulting Partners published from February 10th – February 29th: 2nd Watch New Survey: Enterprise IT Procurement Patterns Favor Cloud Technologies Cloud […]

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