Cloud Implementation

Guardian Technology Group Offers a Full Suite of Cloud implementation, migration and administration Services. From the initial implementation to migration of existing database environments to the ongoing administration of cloud database implementations, Guardian Technology Group experts is able to tailor a cloud based solution to meet each customer’s individual needs.

Guardian Technology Group

Guardian Technology Group has partner with several IaaS providers such as Amazon, Rackspace, GoGrid, Savvis, and Terremark to provide customers with a wide selection of hardware providers based on their specific requirements to fully leverage the scalability, reliability, security, and utility-based pricing model. Guardian Technology Group’s cloud database specialists help customers fully leverage all of the benefits of the cloud ecosystem. Some of the benefits of Guardian Technology Group’s partnership with different IaaS providers are:

  • Eliminate up-front capital expenditures .
  • Significantly reduces ongoing operational expenses .
  • Allows customers to focus on their business and not datacenter/infrastructure support .
  • Pay-as-you-go utility computing model allows customers to quickly scale capacity up or down to meet business needs.
  • No long term commitments required.
  • Built in high availability and disaster recovery features .
  • Quick deployment feature reduces time-to-pilot and test projectst .
  • Advanced disk storage capabilities reduces application and database clones and refresh times .
  • Reduces Oracle administration time and costs /
  • Support for Oracle E-business Suite, JD Edwards, PeopleSoft and other agile applications such as Oracle Transportation Management (OTM), Demantra, and Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) .

Ensuring Trouble Free Cloud Implementation and Migrations

The key to success for implementing and/or migrating traditionally hosted database applications to the cloud is to partner with an organization that has deep experience and expertise with cloud ecosystems and offers a set of standard best practices and guiding principles designed to achieve the success.

A thorough analysis of the application being migrated and the creation of detailed cloud migration test plans ensure that potential issues are addressed early in the migration lifecycle. Identifying these issues early in the migration life cycle allows them to be more easily addressed than if they were to be identified during later stages. Guardian Technology Group’s migration and support specialists work with customers to ensure that the overall implementation of the new cloud based application is proceeding according to expectations and results in an application environment that fully leverages the benefits provided by our partnership with Cloud Providers.

Guardian technology Group Cloud Administration Services

  • Cloud Application Monitoring - Guardian Technology Group Experts continuously enhances their monitoring architecture to allow Guardian Technology Group Experts’ Proactive Monitoring and Response team members to monitor key components of cloud based applications.
  • Cloud Database Administration – The same robust set of administration services that are provided for more traditional environments are also available for cloud based implementations including object change management, SQL and database tuning, problem analysis and correction, security, backup/recovery, application development support and advanced feature analysis and implementation.
  • 24 X 7 Onshore Operations Center - Guardian Technology Group Experts dedicates an entire team of technicians that are responsible for creating, implementing and enhancing a strategic blueprint for the proactive monitoring and trouble-shooting of cloud based database applications. Since the proactive support blueprint is already in place, companies employing Guardian Technology Group Experts to support their cloud databases do not have to spend the additional monies required to create a proactive support environment.

Service Level Agreements Guarantee Support Quality of Cloud Environments

Since its inception, Guardian Technology Group Experts understood that effective measurements were required to judge the success of any remote support activity. We know that we will not be able to meet our customer’s expectations if they don’t have a firm understanding of what they are or how they are measured. Guaranteeing service levels is a standard part of Guardian Technology Group Experts’ contracts with all customers. 100% of Guardian Technology Group Experts’ contracts have measurable Service Level Agreements in place.