Fairfax, VA – June 4, 2018– ECS, a Premier Consulting Partner in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) who also achieved AWS Machine Learning Competency status, has achieved next-generation AWS Managed Service Provider (MSP) Partners status for the fourth year in a row. The AWS MSP Partner Program is designed for APN Consulting Partners who are skilled at cloud infrastructure and application migration, and deliver value to customers by offering proactive monitoring, automation, and management of their customer’s environment.
The AWS MSP audit is rigorous and each year AWS raises the technical and operational requirements, including extensive successful past performance and public use case references. This year, the audit included technical capabilities such as machine learning, in addition to assessments of business health, cloud capabilities, overall AWS knowledge and expertise, business management, billing and cost management, solution design, infrastructure and application migration, security, service desk operations, customer support, service levels agreements, optimization, and customer obsession. The AWS “audited” stamp provides an organization additional confidence that, by choosing ECS, they are working with AWS experts who have the strategic insight and rich understanding of IT cloud modernization projects.
“Increasingly our customers are turning to AWS for their mission-critical workloads and advanced solutions including machine learning. The AWS Managed Service Provider audit provides these customers with the assurance that AWS has evaluated ECS as meeting their highest level of MSP requirements and capabilities,” said Imran Bashir, Ph.D., cloud chief technology officer and vice president of emerging technologies, ECS. “In addition to our Premier Consulting Partner status in the AWS Partner Network, being an Audited AWS MSP Partner for four years clearly demonstrates our proven expertise and ongoing commitment to delivering exceptional AWS expertise to our customers.”
ECS, an ASGN division, is delivering advanced solutions and services in cloud, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), application and IT modernization, and science and engineering. The company solves critical, complex challenges for customers across the U.S. public sector, defense, intelligence and commercial industries. ECS maintains partnerships with leading cloud, cybersecurity, and AI/ML providers and holds specialized certifications in their technologies. Headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, ECS has more than 2,400 employees throughout the U.S. and has been recognized as a Top Workplace by The Washington Post for the last five years. For more information, visit www.ECStech.com.
ASGN Incorporated (NYSE: ASGN) is one of the foremost providers of IT and professional services in the technology, digital, creative, healthcare technology, engineering, life sciences, and government sectors. ASGN and its divisions are viewed as best in class across multiple industries and have built an outstanding reputation for excellence over the past 33 years. ASGN is based in Calabasas, California, with multiple offices throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe. To learn more, visit www.asgn.com.
John Sankovich, VP Cloud Solutions
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