AWS names first MPS 3.1 partner in HK, Macau and China

ICG, a Hong Kong-based information technology (IT) outsourcing specialist, has completed auditing as the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Next-Generation Managed Service Partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN). This made ICG the first AWS partner in Hong Kong, Macau and China to achieve AWS MSP 3.1 status.

AWS MSPs are trusted advisors to customers of all sizes, helping companies make decisions based on their overall goals. As an AWS Next-Generation Managed Service Partner, ICG has proven that it delivers value-added managed services to customers by offering cost optimization, proactive and intelligence monitoring, automation, security and event management of its customers' AWS Cloud Platform.

In the past five years, ICG has converted more than 100 enterprises to adopt AWS cloud.

Founded in 2003, ICG provides cloud transformation service and helps enterprise to migrate and manage their infrastructure on AWS with enterprise level professional services. It has been certified by AWS as advanced consulting partner, and AWS next-generation managed service partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN).

The recognition acknowledges ICG's ability to leverage their expertise to successfully plan, design, migrate/build, run, and optimize client's AWS Environment.

"We are honored and excited to have achieved the AWS Next-Generation Managed Service Partner. Working through the MSP validation not only shows that ICG delivers best Managed Service to our clients, but also recognition of our Network Operations Centre (NOC) accomplishment," said Andy Lau, chairman and CEO, ICG.

ICG was awarded ISO9001:2008 in 2009. All of its operational and sales professionals are also said to be ITIL qualified.