8K Miles Achieves AWS Managed Partner Status and AWS Life Science Competency
8KMiles Software Services (“8KMiles”) the leading provider of secure Cloud solutions today announced, it has achieved AWS Managed Services Provider (MSP) competency. An elite designation given to only the top AWS Audited Managed Service Partners who demonstrate advanced skills in DevOps, Continuous Compliance and Service Intelligence through cutting-edge automated framework for the next generation managed services .
SAN FRANCISCO, December 22, 2016 — 8KMiles, the leading provider of secure Cloud solutions announced today it has passed the AWS third party audit review and has achieved the Managed Service Provider (MSP) designation for being able to provide next generation managed services through cutting-edge automated framework. This elite designation holds 8KMiles to the highest of standards when it comes to Cloud Managed Service best practices and meeting the ever-growing needs of our clients.
Agility is key to enterprise success and Managing Cloud Services has gone far beyond simple run and operate. Today’s Managed Service provides expertise in all AWS services from features and configurations through capacity planning. Additionally, thorough knowledge of security, disaster recovery, service desk operations, monitoring and DevOps are base line requirements along with a deep understanding of regulatory and compliance requirements across the broad spectrum of industries to be able to meet not just today’s but the future requirements too.
Enterprises are looking for help to build and operate their Cloud Competency Centers of the future. This goes beyond monitoring and managing to building out solutions and offering self-service capabilities. MSPs like 8KMiles are strategic enterprise partners setting up foundational services that give the enterprise the agility to deploy and scale Cloud resources on-demand. Cloud scale and speed require that development and operational activities are automated to gain the business advantages that the Cloud offers. The strategic vision and tactical competencies is what enterprises today demand in their Managed Service Provider.
Kelly Hartman, Global Head of AWS Partner Network said,“Today enterprises are relying on their managed service partners for more then keeping the lights on.They need to be thought leaders offering guidance on the latest AWS has to offer and bring expertise to implementing these new services. As AWS expands, its service clients will look to their partners for the leadership to utilize these new services.”
Lena Kannappan, Chief Operating Officer at 8KMiles added, “We couldn’t be more pleased to be one of a handful of partners to meet the stringent requirements for being an AWS managed service partner. AWS holds itself to the highest of standards and at 8KMiles we value and embrace that standard of excellence. Those customer centric core values of vision, leadership and execution are what we strive for everyday.”
8KMiles Software Services is a global Cloud & Security solutions provider and Next Generation Cloud MSP headquartered in the San Francisco Bay area and a publicly traded company listed on Indian Stock Exchanges (NSE and BSE). 8KMiles Software Services offers secure Cloud solution allowing for organizations in highly regulated industries to embrace the Cloud. We have Cloud solutions that can meet GxP, HIPAA, PCI, SOX and GLB making it easy to meet regulatory compliance on the Cloud. Our CloudEz platform combines Automation, Security, Governance and Validation for regulatory compliance, helping to reduce costs and time to market.