As you know, by purchasing your AWS through Ingram Micro, you have access to the CloudCheckr tool. If you were to team with CloudCheckr directly, it would cost your business 1-3% of your AWS spend. So this is a GREAT resource that you are getting for FREE just by working with Ingram Micro. For some, you may not realize the tremendous value that CloudCheckr provides to your business. At the most basic level, your team should be leveraging the tool to optimize your customer's environment for financial and technical benefits. You should regularly check if AWS resources have been over-provisioned or if the utilization may require additional resources. Additionally, the tool provides over 500 Best Practices checks that you should run against your AWS deployments. Many of our partners have built specific MSP services around this tool that they receive for FREE from Ingram Micro. This may open a new revenue stream for you through the managed service that you can provide. If you are a MSP, we strongly encourage you to leverage the services to increase your business and margins. Our team can assist with on-boarding around CloudCheckr and work with your team to ensure that you can incorporate the solution into your practice. If you need assistance, please contact the Ingram Micro Cloud IaaS team and we can coordinate a call to discuss options with your team.
Do you need to learn more about CloudCheckr? They have a tremendous amount of resources available on their website. Here are a few items that should interest you:
2/27/18 - Grow your MSP Business by Helping Customers Build a Hybrid Cloud - https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/15451/307059 3/1/18 - The Cloud Skills Shortage: How to Bridge the Gap in Your Organization - https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/15451/307061 3/6/18 - Securing HIPAA in the Cloud: A Healthcare Challenge - https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/15451/307063
CloudCheckr Platform Overview and Demo - https://cloudcheckr.com/video/cloudcheckr-demo/ CloudCheckr Cost Management Overview - https://cloudcheckr.com/video/cloudcheckr-cost-management-overview/ CloudCheckr Security and Compliance Overview -https://cloudcheckr.com/video/cloudcheckr-security-and-compliance-overview/ CloudCheckr Utilization Overview - https://cloudcheckr.com/video/cloudcheckr-utilization-overview/ CloudCheckr Inventory Overview - https://cloudcheckr.com/video/cloudcheckr-inventory-overview/ CloudCheckr Automation Â Overview - https://cloudcheckr.com/video/cloudcheckr-automation-overview/ 2018 RI Planning for AWS and Azure https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/15451/295283 Multi-Cloud Billing and Invoicing with CloudCheckr - https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/15451/285811 Driving Innovation through AWS Cost Optimization - https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/15451/287691 Change Your Clocks, Your Smoke Alarm Batteries and Check Your Storage Containers https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/15451/285809
Simplify Billing for MSPs and Resellers -https://cloudcheckr.com/2018/01/simplifying-billing-msps-resellers/ CloudCheckr New User Interface Puts Reports Front and Center - https://cloudcheckr.com/2017/12/enhanced-user-interface/ How to Grow Your Business by Helping Customers Build a Hybrid Cloud -https://cloudcheckr.com/2017/12/grow-your-msp-csp-business-by-helping-customers-build-a-hybrid-cloud/ IAM Best Practices- https://cloudcheckr.com/2017/12/top-5-iam-best-practices/