Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global consulting and technology provider with $9.5 billion in revenues and 194,000+ employees, will use AWS Cloud to host a suite of Infosys technologies that would help enterprise customers securely adopt cloud-based systems swiftly.
Together, Infosys and AWS would enable clients to move enterprise workloads including mainframe and enterprise resource planning (ERP) to the AWS Cloud. Infosys will also leverage AWS’s offerings around analytics to provide deep, actionable insights and enable enterprises to gain competitive advantage in their industries. Infosys will also support enterprises in their transition from legacy technologies to AWS Cloud.
“By collaborating with AWS, Infosys can help organizations realize the full potential of the AWS Cloud without being weighed down by a daunting onboarding process,” said Sandeep Dadlani, President and Global Head, Alliances, Infosys. “The migration to a modern, high-performance and scalable infrastructure built on AWS will be faster, easier and more cost-effective than ever before.”
Infosys and AWS are focusing on workload migration solutions (SAP and other Enterprise workloads), mainframe and legacy modernization services to move complex legacy workloads, and data & analytics solutions including hybrid analytics cloud platform and analytics as a service.
Additionally, this relationship will include ‘Infosys Assurance Suite’ that focuses on security, risk management, compliance and governance aspects of AWS deployment for customers and Infosys Information Platform (IIP), a data and analytics platform that would help enterprises leverage their data assets for innovation and enhance business growth.
AWS Cloud Center of Excellence
As part of this collaboration, Infosys is creating a dedicated ‘AWS Cloud Center of Excellence’ cutting across all Infosys Service lines, and Infosys will employ 5,000 AWS-trained and 2,500 AWS-certified resources focused on the entire portfolio of AWS services.
The AWS Cloud Center of Excellence, which has access to all the latest tools and technology from AWS, will constantly help create new enterprise transformation solutions leveraging the AWS Cloud and based on design thinking with ‘Zero Distance’ to the customer.
“AWS works with many large, complex enterprise organizations that are looking to transform their business by leveraging the AWS Cloud,” said Mike Clayville, Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Business Development, Amazon Web Services AWS Cloud). “The strategic collaboration with Infosys will help accelerate these organizations’ legacy workload migrations to the cloud by empowering them to rapidly achieve the agility benefits of moving to AWS. Customers will now have more streamlined access to several innovative cloud computing solutions that stand to transform and modernize their enterprise.”