AWS Partner Network (APN) Blog
Tag: Cloud Center of Excellence
Next-Generation Cloud Managed Services: A Full Lifecycle Support Engagement
The growth of cloud and managed services presents Managed Service Providers (MSPs) with a unique opportunity to grow their business. In this era of change, MSPs must look beyond traditional cloud operations and infrastructure. By expanding your services and building an in-house CCoE, and with guidance from the AWS Managed Service Provider Program, you can evolve your MSP business from the outdated, traditional framework into one that is truly next-generation.
Best Practices from Crayon for Building an Agile Cloud Center of Excellence with AWS
For Crayon, an AWS Premier Tier Services Partner, the idea of a Cloud Center of Excellence (CCoE) started from its vision and strategy to accelerate cloud adoption for customers—from cloud strategy, migration, and modernization to managed operations. Learn how a CCoE plays a strategic role when it comes to centralizing the knowledge in order to make solutions available in a quick and repeatable way to different departments in the organization.
Strengthening Cloud Governance and Optimizing FinOps with LTI Infinity Ensure
As customers continue to accelerate business transformation by moving to the cloud, the need for a more self-reliant and integrated cloud governance framework with enhanced security and compliance, cost management, and reporting and analytics, is on the rise. Learn how Infinity Ensure can help enterprises optimize cloud governance with continuous monitoring and tracking, and get recommendations to keep up with cloud innovations.
Governance in the AWS Cloud: The Right Balance Between Agility and Safety
Cloud infrastructure provides more agility than traditional IT, meaning organizations must think differently about how they design, build, and manage applications. Cloud resources need a stronger integration between IT and organizational governance, as builders need to be able to operate in a cloud environment that’s agile and safe. Hear from APN Ambassador Paolo Latella, who introduces a decentralized model of cloud governance that can help you strike the right balance between agility and safety.
Cloud as the Ultimate Team Sport: Red River’s Journey with the AWS Partner Transformation Program
A successful cloud strategy doesn’t rely on one person, or one department to execute—it takes a true team effort. In 2019, Red River Technology came to this realization, broke down internal silos, and leveraged talent across the company to better deliver for our customers. This was due in large part to their participation the AWS Partner Transformation Program (PTP), which included a comprehensive assessment of the company’s cloud organization, as well as a detailed and customized Transformation Plan.
Commercial Partners Can Accelerate Their AWS Practice with the AWS Partner Transformation Program
The AWS Partner Transformation Program (PTP) helps partners expedite cloud readiness in key business areas so they can help customers migrate to the AWS Cloud. The result is partner transformation, building an innovative cloud business for partners to better serve the ultimate customer. The PTP is now open to commercial sector partners that are either new to cloud and need help with planning for cloud migration, or have started the process but need help in accelerating their journey.
How a Cloud Center of Excellence Spurs Innovation and Competitiveness
Many APN Partners face the same challenge as their end customers: how do you manage ever-accelerating cycles of innovation to stay relevant? ISSI has worked with more than 300 partner organizations worldwide, including more than 100 hyperscale cloud MSPs, from small, local, and regional shops to large companies with global reach. Learn why companies that establish a Cloud Center of Excellence (CCoE) gain the knowledge and expertise required to help end customers succeed with cloud technologies.
How to Use Amazon SageMaker to Improve Machine Learning Models for Data Analysis
Amazon SageMaker provides all the components needed for machine learning in a single toolset. This allows ML models to get to production faster with much less effort and at lower cost. Learn about the data modeling process used by BizCloud Experts and the results they achieved for Neiman Marcus. Amazon SageMaker was employed to help develop and train ML algorithms for recommendation, personalization, and forecasting models that Neiman Marcus uses for data analysis and customer insights.