Brightsolid have announced that it has obtained AWS Public Sector Partner status. This designation recognises partners with cloud-based solutions and experience across government, education, and non-profit customers.
Over the last 18 months, Brightsolid has extended its
experience in enabling public sector organisations to take advantage of cloud
based services and has established a close working relationship with AWS as its
cloud partner of choice.
The achievement by the Dundee-based cloud business follows data from analyst house Gartner, which predicts that the surge in public cloud adoption caused by the pandemic will continue until 2024.
Jon Gasparini, CTO of Brightsolid notes: “This achievement builds on our strong track record working in partnership with central government, local authority, NHS and education customers in Scotland to deliver a range of cloud-based services. Over the last year, we have seen an increased demand from both public and commercial sector customers seeking guidance in how to successfully utilise the public cloud.
“While the pandemic has resulted in tightened budgets,
organisations have recognised the cost efficiency and agility benefits which
the cloud provides. When the pandemic hit the cloud was central in supporting
organisations rapidly move to a remote working model; this year we are seeing
more organisations consider how they can use it to support further digital
transformation and how they can take advantage of data analytics for a
This accreditation follows the launch of several new
products and services over the past year including Cloud Control Framework,
which allows organisations to strengthen their data security measures, and
Cloud Foundations, which allows organisations to quickly launch secure and
compliant AWS clouds.