April 16, 2021 – Cloocus (CEO Hong Sung-wan, www.cloocus.com) today announced it has earned the Linux and Open Source Database Migration to Microsoft Azure advanced specialization, a validation of a solution partner’s deep knowledge, extensive experience and proven expertise in migrating workloads running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux or SUSE virtual machines and/or utilizing MySQL, PostgreSQL, and MariaDB databases to Azure.
Only partners that meet stringent criteria around customer success and staff skilling, as well as pass a third-party audit of their migration practices, are able to earn the Linux and Open Source Databases Migration to Azure advanced specialization.
As companies look to modernize their applications and take full advantage of the benefits that cloud computing can deliver, they are looking for a partner with advanced skills to assess, plan, and migrate their existing workloads to the cloud.
Cloocus has been recognized as a Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Service Provider and has earned three other advanced specializations, including Windows Server and SQL Server Migration to Microsoft Azure Advanced Specialization, Modernization of Web Applications to Microsoft Azure Advanced Specialization and Linux and Open Source Database Migration to Microsoft Azure Advanced Specialization.
“As adoption of cloud technology accelerates, companies can trust cloud MSPs with advanced technology certifications,” said Hong Sung-wan, CEO of Cloocus. “We will continue to expand these areas of professional certification and will do our best to perform the highest level of cloud services that will keep us from falling behind from global players,” he said.
Chang Hong-kook, head of One Commercial Partner Business at Microsoft Korea said, “The Linux and Open Source Database Migration to Microsoft Azure advanced specialization highlights the partners who can be viewed as most capable when it comes to migrating workloads running on open source technologies over to Azure. Cloocus clearly demonstrated that they have both the skills and the experience to offer clients a path to successful migration so that they can start enjoying the benefits of being in the cloud.”
Cloocus is a cloud management company that services cloud technology as a core competitive advantage. 80% of all employees are technical consultants.
Today, it has more than 150 technical certifications and has achieved a Microsoft Gold Competency.
It has secured a number of enterprise customers such as SK, Hanhwa, and CJ, as well as gaming companies and startups such as Pearl Abyss and Crafton as major customers.
By Hyunki Yoon, Datanet