Intelligent SME.tech Issue 12 - Page 68

// SCALING UP //

A MANAGED
SERVICE PROVIDER NEEDS THE RIGHT PEOPLE TO DRIVE THE TECHNOLOGY , AND THAT IS WHAT APTUM
DOES BEST . to optimise our e-commerce platforms for the Azure environment and provided enhanced security through a managed detection and response solution . Aptum ’ s security certifications like PCI DSS are an added benefit that help us meet compliance and governance requirements .
With its security expertise and continued recommendations , we sleep a little better at night knowing our business , and our customers , are safe and secure .
How has the switch to Azure helped you to optimise performance ?
With Aptum ’ s managed services , we were able to make a seamless switch to Azure , improve performance and better protect our e-commerce platforms . Our Technical Account Manager ( TAM ), customer experience team , alongside Aptum ’ s professional services team , support and analyse our complex infrastructures continuously to make recommendations to optimise server performance . This continual audit and analysis allows us to give our front-end customers the best experience possible .
It ’ s not just about optimising performance but about staying within budgets too . The Aptum team is aware that we need to be accountable for our tech expenditures . It helps us adjust resources for a cost-efficient model that will not deteriorate performance .
How has it helped protect your e-commerce platform ?
Aptum adapted its recommendations for key security solutions and additional partners to our specific infrastructure needs and offered tailored solutions that fit all our requirements and more . Not only do we not have to worry about our data and its security , but with the consistent monitoring and analysis , we know we ’ re getting the most value from our technology investment .
How has the change meant that you are able to grow your business quickly ?
Working together with its professional services team , we have developed a blueprint that standardises our deployments . Implementing this blueprint has allowed us to rapidly speed up our time to market , increase efficiency in our infrastructure management and reduce the onboarding time for new brands . The results have gone above and beyond what we expected . We are now able to grow our business rapidly , in a highly secure environment , while simultaneously improving the experience for our end-users . What more could we ask for from a partner ? �
68 intelligent
. tech
Intelligent SME . tech