Cloud Services
Cloud transformation in FSI – why strategies get stuck and the key to successful cloud transformations
We recently had a virtual chat with Des Ryan, Director of Solutions and Sales from Microsoft Ireland about cloud transformations in FSI organisations. He discusses why FSI cloud transformation strategies tend to get stuck, the key steps to make them successful and how to move beyond ‘lift and shift’ to modernisation projects that can improve…
How FSI organisations can unlock the true potential of their cloud investment and stay ahead of the competition
The Financial Services industry is experiencing unprecedented competition. Not only from traditional providers but also the new entrants from retail, big technology and others. To transform, profit and grow, FSI organisations need to create new customer engagements, find new ways to generate revenue and continue to reduce expenses. Let’s not kid ourselves either, it’s not…
Prioritising developer productivity using cloud-native development and Kubernetes
Now more than ever, businesses are reliant on digital services and the ability to quickly pivot to meet changing demands. The use of cloud services is increasingly a key factor in being able to successfully pivot to meet those demands owing to the sophistication, availability and scalability of platform-native services. Critically important to delivering change…
How to use AWS Savings Plan and Reserved Instances to reduce your cloud costs
More and more workloads are shifting to the cloud. This is a good thing for customers as they can benefit from greater security, reliability, and accessibility to their systems but it all comes at a cost. Most customers understand that operating in the cloud can seem expensive but when you weigh it up against on-premise…
Case Study: Seamlessly migrating the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office to AWS
Find out how we leveraged PaaS and agile delivery to create a new hosting service for the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, improving the service they provide to the public as well as reducing manual maintenance and costs. Read the case study to find out more. To find out more about our cloud services and…
Kainos becomes first Microsoft UK Partner to achieve Azure advanced specialisation
Kainos highlights its deep expertise to become the first Microsoft partner in the UK, and one of nine globally, to achieve Linux and Open Source Databases Migration to Microsoft Azure advanced specialisation. To gain the advanced specialisation, partners must meet stringent criteria around customer success and staff certifications in addition to passing a third-party audit…
Kainos achieves AWS SaaS Competency status 
5 MAY 2020- Kainos, a leading provider of digital services and platforms, announced today that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) SaaS Competency status. This designation recognises that Kainos has demonstrated deep experience helping organisations design and build SaaS and cloud-native solutions on AWS.  Achieving the AWS SaaS Competency differentiates Kainos as an AWS…
East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust goes live with Kainos’ EMR-as-a-Service
Kainos has announced the successful implementation of its cloud managed Evolve Electronic Medical Records (EMR) with ESNEFT.
Kainos projects gain recognition at UK IT Awards
Digital solutions provider highly commended in “Best Use of Cloud Services” and “Best Place to Work in IT” categories
Migrating to the Cloud – Part 2
In part 1 of this blog I discussed the groundwork that should be carried out before deciding to proceed with a migration to the cloud. This post picks up from that point and looks at some of the practicalities once the decision to proceed has been taken and the preferred cloud provider identified. Have the…