Azure hosting services
At IG CloudOps, we understand that your Azure cloud infrastructure is at the centre of your business operations and that how it performs will affect you and your customers. Working with an accredited Azure partner means that you know you are working with experts.
We provide a fully managed Azure hosting service where we provide your cloud platform so you can concentrate on your business.
Our Azure hosting service includes:
- CloudOps - Our cloud management platform providing proactive support and monitoring for your cloud infrastructure - read more here
Why IG CloudOps managed hosting on Azure?
We have the hard-won knowledge from working with hundreds of Azure installations for over a decade.
With a constantly updating platform, you need a partner who has a deep understanding of how everything fits together and stays on top of the new options from Microsoft. Azure hosting is not just deploy and forget, it needs monitoring and maintenance going forward which we provide as part of our CloudOps service.
CloudOps brings together performance and cost monitoring tools, support processes and general administration functions through a single portal.
Fully managed on your behalf by our dedicated team of cloud experts, plug and play with AWS & Azure .
Support & Advisory bolt-on for a complete cloud management solution.
How we work
We work closely with your internal IT specialists to understand what you want to achieve so we can recommend solutions that complement your own technology stack and help you progress in the cloud.
IG CloudOps managed services can be tailored to your specific requirements from fully managed and hosted through to a lighter touch of monitoring and support to complement your own team.
Advisory and support services included as part of CloudOps. Problems with your cloud infrastructure can seriously affect performance or lead to down time. Our team will:
- Identify and diagnose issues
- Report on the problem
- Resolve the issue
- Ensure it does not happen again
In most cases, we resolve problems before you even notice them.
We help you with the full life cycle of your cloud infrastructure:
- Advisory and support included as part of CloudOps
- Azure Architecture - when you need to review your existing deployment or add in new cloud infrastructure
- Azure Deployment - templated deployments as part of a planned architecture
- Azure Migration - migration planning and execution and life cycle planning
As your Azure cloud partner, we help you achieve a competitive advantage in your market.
(Performance & Cost saving)
Your use of Azure cloud infrastructure will change over time which will increase costs and potentially lead to redundant services still running.
CloudOps includes cost optimisation and performance recommendations:
- Automatically carrying out regular reviews of your infrastructure
- Identifying redundant or under-utilised resources
- Scaling of resources to meet peak depend and scaling back for low demand saving you money
- Reallocating resources to improve efficiencies and reduce cost
Our SLAs protect your business with 24/7 monitoring and let us deliver 99.999% uptime as standard. All of this is included as part of CloudOps this helps:
- Improve accessibility of data
- Prevent application outages
- Analyse consumption levels
- Make performance recommendations
- 24/7 fault recovery
Monitoring enables you to manage and lower your overall cloud spend while maintaining performance.
Are you gaining as much value as you could be from your current Azure hosting arrangement?
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In this article, we explore the options available for cloud support, compare their pros and cons, and help you understand what the best choice is for your business.
Budgeting for an Azure deployment is an entirely different concept to traditional IT systems, and those differences cause significant challenges for many organisations.
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IG CloudOps Azure hosting – reducing cloud costs and improving performance
(CloudOps) our cloud management platform delivers a complete performance and support package for your business.
With IG CloudOps as part of your team, we deliver an always-on cloud management solution that ensures infrastructure performance, reduces costs and is ready to meet your future challenges. CloudOps brings together all the functions, processes and features you need from a cloud support relationship proactively supporting your business with no additional cost.
Further savings – Our team optimises your costs and performance using our own bespoke software and analysing configurations to reduce costs.
By choosing IG CloudOps as your Azure managed services partner you will benefit from:
Management and support for Microsoft Azure
Build & operate workloads following best practices
Monitoring, incident management, reporting, change management
24/7 alerting and reporting
Full infrastructure and environment automation
Access to expert Azure architects and engineers
Database, operating system & application support
Guaranteed cost savings and performance improvements