ETS finds the right answers with Accenture Cloud Platform and Managed Services

MICHAEL LIEBOW | March 19, 2019

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One of Accenture’s big announcements during the recent AWS re:Invent conference was our new multi-year agreement with ETS, the world’s largest private, non-profit educational testing and assessment organization.ETS has decided to migrate to AWS, and Accenture will provide end-to-end management of the organization’s AWS cloud environment. The agreement is to provide ETS with cost optimization and billing management, which is enabled by our flagship cloud management service, Accenture Prime. Accenture Prime includes Accenture Cloud Platform (ACP), a cloud management platform (to govern services across cloud providers), cloud consumption services (to provide a consumption-based model), cloud management services (to deliver end-to-end management), and cloud optimization services (to extract the full benefits of cloud over time). Accenture Prime also includes comprehensive cloud security monitoring to enable real-time compliance across the cloud estate.I had the opportunity to be interviewed at the conference about this Accenture-ETS collaboration, along with Chris Milkosky, Enterprise Architect at ETS. In this blog, I’ll share some of the highlights from that interview.

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