November 11, 2013
November 11, 2013, Boston, MA - Apps Associates announced today that it has attained Amazon Web Services’ Managed Service Provider (MSP) Competency. To achieve this recognition, services providers must demonstrate a high level of proficiency and have proven customer references as a managed service provider. MSP providers must manage their customers’ infrastructure, associated databases, and applications deployed on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform. Service providers must also meet or exceed a required number of certified consultants to provide the level of customer support demanded by AWS.
As part of a broad portfolio of IT services, Apps Associates helps customers to plan and execute the migration of application workloads to the cloud and will also manage cloud-based infrastructure following cloud adoption. Apps Associates recently completed a full data center migration to the AWS platform for RISO Inc., a global supplier of digital printing technologies. Alex Olshan, CFO and Vice President commented that "We knew that Apps Associates were Oracle experts but they also proved to be cloud experts too, enabling a complete infrastructure and application migration to the public cloud".
“Being recognized by Amazon as an AWS Managed Service Provider is a reflection of the commitment that Apps Associates has to help our customers benefit from the cost effective and scalable IT available in the cloud”, noted Thiru Sadagopan, VP Cloud Services, Apps Associates. He added that “Cloud infrastructure has become a critical platform for IT organizations to improve agility and reduce operating costs.”
Apps Associates is a global provider of business and IT services and solutions. Founded in 2002, Apps Associates has been recognized as one of the fastest growing, private U.S. companies by Inc. 500|5000 and operates globally in North America, Europe, Middle East, and India, the site of our Global Delivery Center. Our service and solutions cover the entire life cycle of IT consulting and execution from assessment & planning through implementation, application development, application and load testing, training, and ongoing management and support. Apps Associates is a Platinum Level member in the Oracle Partner Network and is recognized as an Advanced Consulting Partner in cloud services by Amazon Web Services. www.appsassociates.com