Top 20 AWS Solution Companies - 2019

Today, industries like education, telecommunication, finance, manufacturing, and more, have a deep reliance on AWS to enhance their organizational strategies and gain a competitive edge over their peers. Apart from its ability to revolutionize IT development and management, AWS also enables firms to improve their operations with emerging technologies, such as AI, machine learning, among others, and deliver innovative applications for the front-end and back-end processes. In the light of this, technologists, startups, and industry giants are incorporating AWS’ unparalleled capabilities into their offerings to provide dependable and risk-free cloud services that are capable of driving business and process optimizations.

With a comprehensive understanding of these new developments, CIOReview has compiled a list of the 20 most AWS solution providers to guide organizations in harnessing the power of new-age AWS solutions and ensure the advancement of core IT operations within their firms and augment the AWS functionalities they offer to clients.

We are glad to feature Georgia-based Peniel Solutions (PSL) as our cover story. PSL offers Digital Transformation Services, DevSecOps (Development Security, and Operations), supported by the full range of cloud services exclusively for the United States government. In this edition, we are also featuring Addx Corporation as the “Company of the Year,” owing to its extensive government business domain knowledge that assists agencies modernize their IT infrastructures, improve business processes through systems automation, and build a smart financial management strategy.

With several innovative technological capabilities and success stories up their sleeve, these firms are constantly proving their mettle in the business landscape. We hope this edition of CIOReview helps you build the partnership you and your firm needs to offer the latest and most advanced AWS functionalities to your clients.

We present to you CIOReview’s “20 Most Promising AWS Solution Providers – 2019.”

    Top AWS Solution Companies

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    Addx Corporation (Addx) is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Select Public Sector Consulting Partner that leverages its extensive government business domain knowledge to help agencies modernize their IT infrastructures, improve business processes through systems automation, and build a smart financial management strategy. Due to its long-standing AWS partnership, Addx is aware of the game-changing capabilities of AWS-enablers—including Lake Formation, Snowball Edge, CloudSearch, Quicksight, Athena, Redshift, and Glue—and can leverage the right suite of tools for specific government business challenges. Most importantly, instead of running after one-size-fits-all models, the company provides customized solutions to address specific needs of the clients and walks them through pilots to help them understand the benefits of the cloud transition

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    Founded in 2011, Agile5 Technologies is a small, woman-owned systems architecture and software development firm that provides explicitly enterprise software systems for government agencies, as well as commercial interests. With an aim to encourage economic development, Agile5 is focused on hiring local professionals from its historically underutilized business zones. The company was formed with the goal of providing efficient software solutions while simultaneously reducing costs and exceeding customer requirements. Every member of the executive team brings in the table a unique insight and vision into solving the complex problems faced by the clients

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    AukPro Solutions’ next-generation SaaS products and subscription-based managed IT services are designed to enable digital transformation and maximize business performance. AukPro’s primary offering is a subscription-based solution called CSC-In-a-Box (Cold Supply Chain In a Box) that brings about greater transparency, and real-time monitoring and tracking of goods from one party to another. The CSC-In-a-Box has two modules: the food cold chain module ensures quality fresh food at every supermarket, store, and restaurant while the pharmaceutical cold chain model ensures high quality and safe pharmaceutical products for hospitals, medical labs, and other healthcare facilities

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    Auxis offers end-to-end consulting and outsourcing services to maximize the value of an organization’s cloud computing investment while optimizing their total cost of ownership at a pace that keeps them ahead of the pack. With over two decades of experience in IT infrastructure operations across a broad range of industries, Auxis has partnered with the leading cloud service providers. In fact, Auxis is an AWS Advanced Partner, a Google Cloud Partner, and a Microsoft Azure Gold Partner. With these partnerships in place, Auxis assures that the clients’ cloud journey will be a smooth ride with zero turbulence

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    Established in 2012, BizCloud Experts is a company that emphasizes on Cloud-based consultancy services. The company accelerates digital transformation [DX] initiatives through development, consulting, and integrations. The enterprise help customers in building solutions faster, utilizing cloud providers like Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud. The organization provides help to the companies in the areas of Social, Analytics, Mobile, and Cloud (SMAC). The company’s experts help clients in implementing new products and services that seamlessly integrate digital and physical areas while enhancing operational efficiency and reducing overall TCO. The company is headquartered in Lewisville, TX

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    A new breed of business analytics consulting firm dedicated to helping our customers take full advantage of their data by transforming it into actionable insight. Founded in 2013, dbSeer helps clients solve their unique analytics, data architecture and design, and data engineering challenges. dbSeer, as a strategic partner, helps its client plan, design, develop, and deploy solutions to analyze database needs and recommend decoupling strategies for optimally using open source alternatives. This particular approach of dbSeer can lead to significant cost savings with better scalability, reliability, and performance of cloud applications. Instead of a typical ‘lift and shift’ approach, dbSeer helps businesses re-architect and adjust their enterprise needs to gain the best out of AWS

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    As a pioneer in defining and building the Edge, EdgeConneX has built and delivered a full spectrum of data center solutions. EdgeConneX has built and deployed solutions as close as possible to the end user’s point of access, from local metro services to global cloud, content, and network providers. The company works with their customers to define, build and deliver data center capacity to bring the Edge to the customers according to their specifications and configurations to optimize the global delivery and access to content, cloud, networks and applications

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    Illinois-based Ensono is a cloud transformation solution provider that helps enterprises to unleash themselves from the impediments they face in managing the cloud transformation process to better achieve their critical business outcomes. The company maps a customized transformation roadmap and journey based on the organization’s business needs to drive agility, innovation, or establish new revenue streams—no matter where they are in their transformation journey. Ensono then provides managed IT services to their clients to optimize and modernize their existing infrastructure and cloud. And with its Cloud Transform Framework, a set of six services—Cloud Activate, Cloud Migrate, Cloud Operate, Cloud Optimize, Cloud Enable, and Cloud Innovate—Ensono helps its clients to not only realize the full promise of the cloud and accelerate the time of transformation but also goes beyond cloud migration to transform existing business applications

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    A third-generation digital platform services company, Everest DX, helps large scale enterprises accelerate their digital transformation journey by delivering seamless customer experience, business efficiency, and actionable insights through an integrated set of cutting-edge solutions and managed infrastructure services. The firm guides businesses to adopt an integrated digital cloud journey through CiM, its unified autonomous cloud management platform (CMP) that can manage hybrid environments, running anything from traditional to container (cloud-native) workloads. CiM works across multicloud environments and helps enterprises get the most out of their cloud strategy while reducing cost and associated risks

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    Provides turnkey, end-to-end service from designing architecture to maintenance of solutions for mid-to-large enterprise customers looking to move and operate application workloads in the cloud. FuseForward has been at the forefront of the shift to the cloud since it began in 2008, overseeing some of the earliest enterprise cloud migrations. The company aims to make complexity simple with automated IT systems and processes.

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    Invex technology solutions, founded in 2014, develop cost-effective, innovative consulting and technology solutions to CIOs, systems engineering and architecture organizations, and implementation teams through dependable relationships as trusted advisors. The company is specialized in cloud, cyber, big data, and infrastructure consulting services. Their team has the certifications and qualifications to design and implement cyber defense strategies that comply with government regulations. It works with the customers through the design, engineering, development, and sustainment phases of their projects and programs, thereby, deliver solutions and capabilities through effective collaboration and innovation

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    Peniel Solutions, LLC provides a full range of cloud solutions and services to support the Federal Cloud Smart Initiative and ensure utmost data security. Peniel Solutions (PSL) brings in robust cloud data management applications and storage services exclusively to the U.S. government, operating primarily on FedRAMP-certified Amazon GovCloud. An AWS recognized public partner and reseller, PSL is a leading solution government contractor (GovCon) provider of Digital Transformation Services, DevSecOps (Development Security, and Operations), supported by an extensive portfolio of cloud services. PSL is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner with the technical, project management, operations and advisory capabilities to support Federal agencies’ transition to the cloud

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    A born-in-the-cloud consulting and services firm that aids in unlocking the potential of AWS to take advantage of the cost, efficiency, agility, and availability gains for healthcare and life sciences companies. To support life sciences and healthcare organizations in developing applications faster, and also scale their business at lower IT costs, PTP architects, implements, and optimizes AWS technology solutions. All of its employees are certified in Healthcare and Life Sciences (HCLS) Compliance on AWS to ensure the highest quality of deliverables. Given its proven track record as an AWS Advanced Consulting Partner, PTP was recently selected as AWS Life Sciences Competency Partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN)

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    Shamrock exists as a trusted ally to enterprise IT leaders responsible for making the most difficult and sensitive decisions related to technology procurement. The company provides comprehensive and objective analysis at affordable costs to its customers, helping them make the right decisions on any product from any provider at the guaranteed best price. The company’s experts are battle-tested across thousands of products and projects related to telecommunications, cloud, wide area networks and data centers, and understand the many challenges that IT leaders face on a daily basis

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    Founded in 2005, and headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts, Alfresco is a commercial, open-source software company that provides a better way for people to work, ensuring they have the right information they need, exactly when they need it most. With a vibrant global ecosystem including more than 200 solution partners and thousands of open source developers, Alfresco believes that business is a constant flow of information and decisions, and it's their mission to make that flow fast, seamlessly, and intelligently. The company's customers rely on their open, modern platform to digitize critical business processes and connect people with the information they need, quickly and effortlessly

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    Founded in 2013, Cohesity is dedicated to continuous innovation, consolidating, and simplifying the management of data centers and clouds. Their new approach eliminates mass data fragmentation by reinventing data management. The company uses web-scale design principles to revolutionize an area of IT that hasn’t seen innovation in decades. It includes hyperconverged, distributed file system, software-defined, native cloud integration, unified global management, and native application support. Cohesity derives more value from customers’ data with apps while optimizing storage, streamlining dev/test, and ensuring compliance to mitigate business risk

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    Founded in 2010, Datadog is the essential monitoring platform for cloud applications. The company brings together data from servers, containers, databases, and third-party services to make the stack entirely observable in one place. With turnkey integrations, Datadog seamlessly aggregates metrics and events across the full devops stack. It allows businesses to get complete visibility into modern applications enabling them to monitor, optimize, and troubleshoot application performance. More than summary dashboards, Datadog offers all high-resolution metrics and events for manipulation and graphing. These capabilities help DevOps teams avoid downtime, resolve performance issues, and ensure customers are getting the best user experience

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    Onica is a cloud-native services company, pursuing one of the most complex technology projects in the world. The company is a full spectrum AWS integrator and uses the innovative capabilities of the cloud to help its customers build new revenue streams, increase efficiency, and deliver incredible experiences. Moreover, the company is more focused on results rather than PowerPoint as they assist their customers in uncovering new possibilities to put them on the leading edge of innovation in their industry. Onica delivers technology services focused on cloud adoption and transformation, data engineering and science, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things, and many more

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    OPTIMOZ is a digital transformation company that enables enterprises and federal agencies to accelerate the development and delivery of applications that engage customers and drive revenue. The company’s mission is to empower customers to increase their delivery capabilities with the effective and efficient use of technology. OPTIMOZ specializes in all aspects of Cloud Computing, DevSecOps, Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery, and Application Development, leveraging on microservices and API architecture. The company has also successfully helped its customers refactor and migrate applications to Amazon AWS Cloud and Container platforms like Kubernetes and OpenShift. They also have set up state-of-the-art Agile DevSecOps development processes, including CI/CD, that allows their customers to deploy application releases on a zero downtime basis

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    As a next-generation cybersecurity company, Sophos protects nearly several organizations of all sizes in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by SophosLabs, which is a global threat intelligence and data science team, Sophos’ cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions secure endpoints and networks against several cybercriminal acts. The cybercriminal act includes automated and active-adversary breaches, ransomware, malware, exploits, data exfiltration, phishing, and many more. The company’s Central cloud-based platform combines Sophos’ entire portfolio of best-of-breed products, from the Intercept X endpoint solution to the XG Firewall, into a single system called Synchronized Security