Rackspace Expands Its Managed Services, Adds Portfolio of Professional Services for AWS Cloud

Rackspace has expanded its managed service offerings for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud to include a portfolio of Professional Services. Rackspace’s ‘Fanatical Support for AWS Professional Services’ are tailored to support customers who are new to, or growing on, AWS Cloud and need deep, customized expertise to help enable their AWS Cloud journey in key areas such as architectural design, migrations, cloud automation and DevOps. This new … [Read more...]

QTS Achieves AWS Advanced Consulting Partner Status

Global data center, cloud and managed hosting services provider, QTS, is one of the few companies to achieve the AWS Advanced Consulting Partner status. As an AWS Advanced Consulting Partner, QTS has met rigorous certification requirements necessary to provide expert management of customers' AWS cloud solutions.    AWS Consulting Partners are professional and IT services firms that help customers of all sizes design, architect, build, migrate … [Read more...]

Saviynt Achieves Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud) Security Competency

Saviynt, a provider of Cloud Security and Identity Governance solutions, has announced their attainment of AWS Security Competency. The AWS Competency Program is designed to provide AWS Cloud customers with qualified AWS Partner Network (APN) partners who have demonstrated success in building specialized products and solutions. This achievement would be another validation of Saviynt's ability to deliver advanced compliance and security … [Read more...]

SingleHop Introduces Application-Driven Managed AWS Solution

Global provider of on-demand private cloud and managed hosting, SingleHop, has unveiled its AWS managed services offering, Singlehop Service First Support for Amazon Web Services (AWS). The fully managed solution offers architecture, management and optimization of environments in the AWS Cloud based on the availability, performance and security needs of individual applications. Singlehop Service First Support for AWS would deliver an “easier, … [Read more...]

Relus Cloud Achieves DevOps Competency in the AWS Partner Network

Relus Cloud, an Advanced Consulting Partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN) has achieved the AWS DevOps Competency designation. The competency would validate the firm’s demonstrated technical proficiency and proven success with implementing continuous integration and delivery, as well as automating infrastructure with configuration management tools. “We are proud to achieve this competency with AWS this year,” said Mark Metz, Chief Executive … [Read more...]

Cloud Security Company Evident.io Secures $22 Million in Series C Funding Led by GV

Evident.io, a provider of cloud infrastructure security services for Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud), has raised $22 million in Series C funding led by GV (formerly Google Ventures), with participation from existing investors Bain Capital, True Ventures and Venrock. The round raises Evident.io's total funding to $49 million since launching in 2013. Evident.io is a pioneer in security and compliance automation for public cloud. Their Evident … [Read more...]

Tenzing Unveils Optimized Managed Services for Oracle Commerce on AWS Cloud

Tenzing, a provider of ecommerce managed hosting services, has announced the upcoming launch of significant new services for Oracle Commerce customers. Optimized Managed Services for Oracle Commerce on AWS would combine Tenzing’s vast experience managing Oracle Commerce infrastructure and applications with the powerful capabilities of AWS Cloud.  For more than 15 years, Tenzing has designed, deployed and managed IT infrastructure and managed … [Read more...]

Auto-Scheduling for Microsoft Azure Cloud Added to ParkMyCloud App

ParkMyCloud, an enterprise app for optimizing and reducing cloud spend, now supports auto-scheduling for Microsoft Azure in addition to Amazon Web Services (AWS Cloud). The announcement follows the news that ParkMyCloud raised a $1.65 million Series Seed round. ParkMyCloud launched its ‘Nest for the cloud’ platform in September 2015 to enable AWS Cloud customers to automatically turn off idle instances, saving significantly on their cloud … [Read more...]

AWS Direct Connect Service Now Available In Cologix’s Montreal Colocation Data Centers

AWS Cloud customers can now access the new AWS Canada (Central) Region via AWS Direct Connect located at Cologix's MTL3 colocation data center. As an AWS Direct Connect Partner, Cologix can offer customers secured and private connections to the AWS Cloud - to “improve performance and reduce costs compared to onramps via the public Internet.” This deployment with Cologix represents one of the first AWS Direct Connect locations in Montreal and … [Read more...]

Learning Analytics Company D2L Selects AWS as Its Strategic Public Cloud Infrastructure Provider

D2L, a learning analytics company with software solutions including Brightspace, the company's cloud-based learning platform, has strategically selected AWS Cloud to continue the reliability, security and availability of its software platform. D2L is currently providing its Brightspace LMS to high-profile academic institutions within the region such as Umm Al-Qura University in Saudi Arabia, Ankabut in the UAE and University College of … [Read more...]