Cevo Achieves AWS Migration Competency and Amazon EC2 for Microsoft Windows Server Service Delivery Program Status

Cevo enables continuous evolution in enterprises through Application Modernization and Windows Migration services of legacy workloads.

Migrating to the cloud enables businesses to make substantial IT cost savings, reducing the risk of project failure, increasing security and becoming more agile to drive future innovation.

As an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Advanced Consulting Partner, we’re dedicated to helping customers migrate and modernise applications in AWS as part of their digital transformation initiatives. As recognition of our delivery excellence in these areas, we’re pleased to announce we attained AWS Migration Competency partner status. This designation recognises that Cevo provides deep expertise to help customer’s move successfully to AWS, through all phases of complex migration projects, discovery, planning, migration and operations.

Building on the demonstrated expertise required for Migration Competency attainment, Cevo are thrilled to announce the achievement of the Amazon EC2 for Microsoft Windows Server service delivery program designation. 

The Amazon EC2 for Microsoft Windows Server SDP differentiates Cevo as an AWS Partner Network (APN) member that demonstrates technical proficiency and proven customer success with a specific focus on workloads based on Application Modernization Solutions. Cevo’s experience with cloud migration and Windows/SQL application modernisation is underpinned by a passion for DevOps and agile delivery. Through these modernisation enablers Cevo have already helped a number of Australian businesses to move faster with confidence on AWS.

Cevo is a rapidly growing team of over 50 AWS certified technologists, 70 customers, and 6 years of experience designing, building and managing complex systems for Enterprise and Government customers. With offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra, we help out customers to continuously evolve on their digital transformation journeys.

“We have a laser focus on helping customers migrate complex Windows workloads to AWS, and we help our customers achieve success in reducing risk, optimising costs and accelerating value by decoupling their legacy Windows workloads from outdated delivery models and price structures”
James Lewis
CEO, Cevo Australia

AWS established the AWS Competency and Service Delivery Programs to help customers identify Consulting and Technology AWS Partners with deep industry experience and expertise.

As an AWS Migration Competency Partner, Cevo is part of the AWS Migration Acceleration Program (MAP), a comprehensive and proven cloud migration program based upon AWS’s experience of migrating a thousand enterprise customers to the cloud. The program packages best practices, tools, expertise, financial incentives, and a partner ecosystem to make cloud adoption easier.

A Windows Workloads Customer Success Journey

IRESS, an Australian software company provides market-leading financial software for financial services and wealth markets selects Cevo to migrate a Windows-based application created in-house and running on Windows operating systems to containers in AWS. The costs and level of effort associated with running an on-premises fleet of infrastructure were becoming significant. Cevo enabled IRESS to multi-tenant on EC2 through the use of Windows Containers, which has brought forward the avoidance of increased Windows licensing costs by at least 6 months, reducing the projected the projected expenditure per customer instance by an order of magnitude.