AWS Partner Network (APN) Blog
Tag: AWS Professional Services
AWS Foundational Technical Review Expands to Include Service Offerings
We’re excited to introduce the AWS Foundational Technical Review (FTR) for Service Offerings to help partners adopt AWS security and technical best practices, increase discoverability, and accelerate their partner journey. The FTR for Service Offerings validates a partner service offering—highlighting technical and customer engagement capabilities, and increasing visibility with customers and AWS teams.
How T-Systems Enabled AWS Config at Scale for Deutsche Telekom IT’s Landing Zone
Learn how T-Systems has enabled AWS Config at scale on Deutsche Telekom IT’s AWS landing zone, which is a brownfield environment with more than 600 AWS accounts. AWS Config is a governance and compliance service that enables you to assess, audit, and evaluate the configurations of your resources. The main motivator for Deutsche Telekom IT using AWS Config is that developing compliance checks using custom tools was time consuming, unscalable, and came with a large operational overhead.
Gaining Operational Insights of the Australian Census with AWS
In early August, millions of people took part in the 2021 Census across Australia, providing a comprehensive picture of the country’s economic, social, and cultural makeup. The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) ran the 2021 Census on AWS using an operational insights platform built in partnership with AWS Professional Services, Shine Solutions, ARQ Group, and the ABS. Learn how this tool provided near real-time insights into a very complex logistical activity.
How Verisk Argus Migrated Petabytes of SQL Server Data to AWS
Verisk provides data analytic insights to customers in insurance, energy and specialized markets, and financial services. Learn how a joint team from AWS and Verisk Argus migrated petabytes of SQL Server data from on-premises to Amazon S3 and Amazon S3 Glacier using AWS Snowball Edge and the Amazon EMR custom Spark ingestion framework. Through this migration framework, Verisk Argus is positioned to save millions of dollars by moving to AWS from their data center.
How TensorIoT Helped 3D Systems Power Innovation with an AWS IoT Accelerator
One of the most popular ways to innovate products is through the use of prototypes. Traditionally, prototyping involved labor-intensive processes of creating molds, but the old prototyping requirements can be overcome with the power of modern technology. Learn how 3D Systems worked with TensorIoT and AWS to incorporate machine learning into their system and migrate their backend to an ML-compatible framework.
How TensorIoT Reduced Delays and the Initial Cost of Deploying Smart City IoT Solutions
Itron Idea Labs has been leveraging IoT devices for decades and using technology in innovative ways, but they faced two major problems in developing solutions for public sector organizations: project delays, and large up-front costs. To overcome these challenges, Itron teamed up with TensorIoT and created a new route to integration in the form of the Itron Manhattan SDK, which gives IoT device manufacturers the ability to integrate their devices into the Itron Idea Labs Cloud and AWS.
IT Modernization and the DXC Data Center Exit Strategy
Many existing corporate data center operations teams struggle to meet competing needs. One of best ways to relieve the pressure is a focused program of IT Modernization (IT Mod). Dive deep on DXC Technology’s best practices for exiting a data center, and explore the pros and cons of public, hybrid, and multi-cloud operating models. To successfully leave the data center, you need an expert transformation team to identify and quickly clear the roadblocks common to a complex application environment.
5 Adaptive IT Principles to Get Digital Transformation Right
Adapting to the digitally disrupted world is high on the agenda for organizations everywhere. DevOps is a response to this challenge. It lowers internal transaction costs, flattens hierarchies, and makes the IT function more responsive. DevOpsGroup, an AWS DevOps Competency Partner, is addressing this need with the Adaptive IT Framework. It draws on learnings gained helping organizations implement DevOps methodologies, as well as established best practice principles.
Building a Next-Gen AWS MSP’s Engineering, Support, and Relationship Management Teams
Building your MSP teams out successfully can help your company grow as a successful next-generation AWS Managed Services Provider (MSP). It all starts with the product engineering, relationship management, and professional services teams that will shape your MSP offer and delight your customers. These are the folks whose job it is to delight your customers and help them grow their business without having to worry about building or managing infrastructure.
Expanded APN Partner Learning Paths Now Include AWS Professional Services
We have expanded and updated our APN Partner Learning Paths to make it easier for you to find the right training for your role. APN Partners can choose from AWS Business Professional, AWS Technical Professional Path, or a new AWS Professional Services learning path. Each path highlights where to get started, and then directs you where to find and enroll in the relevant training courses and AWS Certification to achieve your learning objectives.