February 20, 2020 – Alpharetta, GA – Sierra-Cedar, Inc. announced its achievement of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Education Competency status, an elite designation as a proven technology partner with deep higher education expertise in moving customers to AWS.
“It is our honor to achieve the AWS Education Competency status,” said Timothy Gehrig, Sierra-Cedar Executive Vice President of Shared Services. “Our team is dedicated to helping higher education institutions realize their technology goals by leveraging the agility, breadth of services, and pace of innovation that AWS provides. This status reflects Sierra-Cedar’s commitment to higher education and being a true partner in delivering student success.”
The AWS Education Competency recognizes AWS Partner Network (APN) members that provide demonstrated proficiency and proven customer success to higher education clients. To receive the designation, APN Partners must possess deep AWS expertise and deliver solutions seamlessly on AWS to Higher Education clients. AWS established the AWS Competency Program to help customers identify Consulting and Technology APN Partners with significant Higher Education experience and AWS expertise.
Sierra-Cedar invested heavily in AWS in early 2016 and has since built a strong suite of cloud-managed services, aligning with AWS on strategic cloud application migration opportunities. Sierra-Cedar provides services that enable cloud adoption in higher education, public sector, and commercial-based services. Sierra-Cedar is an Advanced Consulting Partner with AWS and received APN Certification Distinction for achieving 100+ AWS Certifications within its organization.
About Sierra-Cedar, Inc.
Sierra-Cedar is an Advanced Consulting Partner in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network and an Oracle Platinum Partner with Cloud specializations in US and India. Sierra-Cedar is one of the few systems integrators capable of supporting cloud transformation and cloud services life cycle.
Sierra-Cedar specializes in helping enterprise customers that operate in highly regulated environments to accelerate cloud investments while extracting maximum value. Sierra-Cedar delivers industry-focused client success by providing consulting, technical, and top tier managed services for the deployment, management, and optimization of next-generation applications and technology.
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