Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a secure cloud services platform, offering compute power, database storage, content delivery and other functionality to help businesses scale and grow.

 

Explore how millions of customers are currently leveraging Amazon Web Services cloud products and solutions to build sophisticated applications with increased flexibility, scalability and reliability.

Why should a customer move their Amazon Web Services spend to a channel partner?

The top five challenges that end users have from dealing directly with AWS are:

 

  • Un-organised Amazon Web Services infrastructure
  • Outdated AWS infrastructure
  • Not leveraging Amazon Web Services pricing models for cost optimisation
  • Inability to accurately deliver departmental chargeback
  • Paying in USD on credit cards

By moving billing to a channel partner, you can resolve these challenges, plus see further benefits that will enable lower costs and leverage more from the Amazon Web Services. Such as:

 

  • Receive billing in GBP
    • Removes USD exchange rate costs
  • Receive invoices and billing reports for each department
    • Deliver correct department chargeback
  • Leverage credit line with the partner
    • No more credit card billing
  • Put security and control policies around spend
    • Remove any unsecure “Shadow IT” created by departmental spend
    • See all spend by account/department via a single easy to use platform
  • Realise cost savings via partner assessment services
    • Look for efficiencies in existing services
    • Find opportunities to provision Reserved Instances (RI’s)
    • Identify new workloads to migrate
  • Create a plan to migrate further workloads to Amazon Web Services
    • Realise further cost savings
    • Innovate at speed and get to market quickly

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

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  • Now Available – Five New Amazon EC2 Bare Metal Instances: M5, M5d, R5, R5d, and z1d 14th February 2019
    Today we are launching the five new EC2 bare metal instances that I promised you a few months ago. Your operating system runs on the underlying hardware and has direct access to the processor and other hardware. The instances are powered by AWS-custom Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processor (Skylake) processors that deliver sustained all-core Turbo performance. […]
  • New – Infrequent Access Storage Class for Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) 13th February 2019
    lets you create petabyte-scale file systems that can be accessed in massively parallel fashion from hundreds or thousands of EC2 instances and on-premises servers, while scaling on demand without disrupting applications. Since the mid-2016 launch of EFS, we have added many new features including encryption of data at rest and in transit, a provisioned throughput […]

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