Telstra Purple and AWS: Delivering seamless cloud migration together

For businesses on a digital transformation journey, cloud migration is, both, inevitable and integral. As often, transformations without the right partners may fail to deliver its objectives, and that’s why businesses need partnerships with global technology leaders who can help them realise the true benefits of hybrid, private, and public clouds.

AWS and Telstra Purple

Telstra Purple, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Advanced Partner and a member of the AWS Managed Service Partner (MSP) Program, is proud to achieve AWS Migration Competency status.

This designation recognises that Telstra Purple provides proven technology and deep expertise to help customers move successfully to AWS, through all phases of complex migration projects, discovery, planning, migration, and operations.

As the largest Australian-owned technology services business, Telstra Purple brings deep expertise across cloud consulting, design, and migration, supported by over 1,000 certified and accredited AWS professionals currently working at Telstra. We are also making an investment to train 4,000 employees on AWS cloud skills by 2025.

Telstra Purple is currently an accredited member of the following AWS programs.

How the program is helping customers

Migration Competency status for AWS Partners was created so that the recognised partners could provide solutions or expertise to businesses to help them move successfully to AWS, through all phases of its complex cloud transformation journey.

Telstra Purple’s Managed Cloud solution provides a common, integrated management experience to an ever-growing number of AWS customers. The Managed Cloud solution allows Telstra Purple to take care of updating, patching and 24x7 monitoring on behalf of customers, helping ensure that customers’ public, private or hybrid cloud environments are robust, available, compliant, and up to date.

Achieving the Migration Competency status highlights our team’s ability to deliver next-generation managed services in cloud architecture, automation, optimisation, and management to client AWS environments. The designation also validates that Telstra Purple are experts on AWS products and features and that our processes meet the demands of the industry.

As a trusted advisor, Telstra Purple focuses on developing our customers’ internal skills and help to build the foundations required for complex migrations to AWS. It also accelerates our customers’ cloud adoption journey by providing technical personnel, tools, education, and technical support to customers in the form of professional services.

Importance of partnerships

Telstra Purple is proud to have the best-in-class partnerships with the world’s leading technology companies, like AWS, so that we can provide the right solutions to help realise the true potential of our customers’ IT and cloud environments.

In unprecedented times such as now, businesses need world-class digital transformation partners – not just short-term collaborations but partnerships that can help transform, drive innovation and be future-ready.

Customer stories

Telstra Purple and AWS have partnered together to support hundreds of customers. Learn more about some of the customers stories here

Bentleys Queensland

Bentleys Queensland’s longstanding relationship with Telstra is enabling them to work collaboratively with Telstra Purple, the largest Australian owned technology services business, to identify an appropriate solution to meet their demands.

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Kicking cloud goals with the AFL

With ever-evolving business demands and as part of its digital transformation strategy, the AFL recognised the need to digitise one of the most entertaining and largest sports video archive collections and footages in the world.

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Telstra Purple’s managed services solution for Visy included support for the Cloud Infrastructure and Guest Server Operating Systems, delivered through tools for patch management, anti-virus management, backup, monitoring, and logging.

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