International monetary companies firm Solar Life has chosen Amazon Net Companies (AWS) as its long-term strategic cloud know-how supplier to innovate for purchasers, develop staff, and turn into a extra agile enterprise within the cloud, the latter introduced on Friday.
Our goal in shifting to the cloud is to be a digital innovator for our purchasers and use know-how to form how we work and develop staff at Solar Life. AWS’s portfolio of cloud applied sciences assist us to be predictive, proactive, and private by taking consumer insights and translating them into new, digital methods to satisfy their wants.
With this collaboration, Solar Life has turn into the primary firm in Canada to launch an immersive cloud skills coaching program – Catalysts for Cloud – that brings collectively the agency’s cloud consultants alongside AWS instructors to supply peer-to-peer studying and hands-on coaching to construct cloud skills throughout the group.
Over the subsequent few months, Solar Life will certify the primary 450 enterprise and technical staff with this AWS program and can proceed to coach extra staff to assist expedite cloud adoption and develop new client-facing and inner capabilities.
Solar Life has additionally construct growth workspaces in North America and innovation labs in Asia to convey collectively IT groups and enterprise leaders to innovate with AWS applied sciences. For example, the Sun Life Secure Experience makes use of Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) and Amazon Route 53 to supply a dependable and cost-effective manner for purchasers and advisors to attach remotely to view and focus on monetary paperwork. The providing additionally allows information scientists and builders to construct, prepare, and deploy machine studying fashions shortly within the cloud and on the edge.
“By operating on the world’s main cloud, Solar Life has the agility to shortly construct and scale new platforms to present prospects extra methods to handle their portfolios because the demand for digital companies continues to develop,” mentioned Frank Fallon, Vice President of Monetary Companies, Amazon Net Companies, Inc.