AWS Partner Network (APN) Blog

The 2016 AWS Global Summit Series – Save the Date

Every year, AWS hosts a number of Summits around the globe. These events are a great opportunity for you to learn all about the latest announcements coming from AWS, attend educational bootcamps and sessions of interest to you to help you grow in your knowledge of AWS, connect with a large number of AWS customers and prospects, and network […]

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Announcing the Updated AWS Managed Service Program Validation Checklist – Version 3.0

If you’re working towards passing our third-party-led managed service provider audit to become an official AWS MSP Partner, then we have some exciting news for you. Our MSP team has just released the AWS Managed Service Program Validation Checklist, Version 3.0. The Validation Checklist has been updated to reflect the evolving and growing needs of our customer […]

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Don’t Miss the Newest AWS Partner Success Stories: Logicworks and Looker

I’m excited to share with you our latest AWS Partner Success stories, featuring two APN Partners who’ve been very successful in growing their businesses on AWS, and have differentiated themselves on AWS by earning a number of AWS Competencies. The AWS Competency Program is designed to highlight APN Partners who’ve demonstrated technical proficiency and proven customer success […]

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The 2016 AWS Partner Network (APN) Program Guide – Now Available

APN Partners, we hope that your new year has started off well! We have a lot of exciting updates to come from the APN in 2016, and we’re happy to kick off the new year with the release of our 2016 APN Program Guide.   The APN Program Guide is a comprehensive document for you to leverage as […]

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How to Prepare Your Business and Technical Teams on AWS

Erik Farr is a Partner Solutions Architect (SA) with the AWS Partner Network (APN).  My Amazon Web Services (AWS) journey started in late 2012, when I opened a cloud consulting practice at a firm that was an AWS Partner Network (APN) Premier Partner. As an APN Partner, I found AWS training courses and certifications invaluable, […]

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The 10 Most Popular APN Blog Posts of 2015

We launched the APN Blog in late November 2014, and I’ve loved developing and growing this blog as an outlet of news and information about the APN. It’s also been quite a treat to get to work with teams across AWS and with a number of APN Partners around the globe to highlight great APN Partner stories and […]

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Meet ANSYS, Fusionex, and Vision33 – Our Newest AWS Partner Case Studies

As we head into the holidays and the New Year, I’m excited to share some holiday reading with you. We’ve recently published three new AWS Partner case studies that tell the stories of APN Consulting Partner Vision33, and APN Technology Partners ANSYS and Fusionex. Whether it be in engineering simulation, SAP Business One, or big data solutions, […]

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What Does it Mean to be a Next-Generation Managed Service Provider?

AWS, Sumo Logic, and three AWS Managed Service Partners (Smartronix, Logicworks, and Day1 Solutions) came together at the AWS Loft in NYC last week for an interactive discussion with customers around the Next Generation of Cloud Delivery and Management. Cloud managed services play an increasingly important role as customers look to migrate and manage workloads on […]

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Ayla, ClearScale, Cognizant and NetApp – AWS Partner Success Stories

The past two weeks, we published four new AWS Partner Success stories featuring both Consulting and Technology Partners in our ecosystem. Take a look: Ayla Networks All-in APN Technology Partner Ayla Networks, an APN Technology Partner, is a Software as a Service (SaaS) platform for Internet of Things (IoT) devices. The team at Ayla sees […]

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Active Directory Single Sign-On (SSO) on AWS with Bitium

Bitium, an APN Technology Partner, offers an enterprise-grade solution for single sign-on, application and user management, password management, directory integration, and security and compliance.  By utilizing the Bitium software as a service (SaaS) solution, we are going to demonstrate the integration of Microsoft Active Directory (AD) logins with the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Management Console […]

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