Gartner Research

Market Guide for Managed Service Providers on Amazon Web Services

Published: 27 October 2015

ID: G00292398

Analyst(s): Lydia Leong


Amazon Web Services does not offer managed services, but many customers want to use AWS as a cloud IaaS and PaaS platform, while outsourcing IT operations or application management. AWS's ecosystem of MSP partners can fulfill this need.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

Market Analysis

  • Managed AWS for Agile Applications
  • Managed AWS for Reliable Applications
  • Managed AWS for Lifting and Shifting a Data Center
  • Managed AWS for Transforming a Data Center

Representative Vendors

  • 2nd Watch
  • Accenture
  • Datapipe
  • Infosys
  • Smartronix

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