• Sungard Availability Services Achieves Managed Service Provider Partner Status from Amazon Web Services

    WAYNE, Pa.—October 24, 2018—Sungard Availability Services (Sungard AS) has attained the AWS Managed Service Provider (MSP) Partner designation after meeting the criteria of a rigorous independent audit. Sungard AS joins an exclusive group of AWS MSP companies, differentiating itself by focusing on the delivery of resilient, recoverable IT solutions on AWS.

  • Sungard Availability Services wins 2018 Gold Stevie Award for great employers

    WAYNE, Pa. – September 21, 2018 – Sungard Availability Services (Sungard AS) received the Gold Stevie® Award for computer services in the third annual Stevie Awards for Great Employers. The award recognizes Sungard AS’ improvements to its employee experience, including enhancing its onboarding process, expanding its development opportunities, and establishing new and exciting ways to empower employees to own their career path. ers.

  • The disaster landscape is changing

    The disaster landscape is changing, but many organizations haven’t changed the way they’re preparing. Joseph George, vice president of product management at Sungard AS, provides tips and best practices for revamping DR plans and strategies to protect against some of the newer, less predictable disasters coming to light.

  • To secure AWS, a human touch goes a long way

    While a move to the cloud generally reduces the need for many of the classic and specialized IT roles, security analyst is one prominent exception, said Andy Stone, senior product manager at Sungard AS. Even as the industry moves toward DevSecOps, it's still vital to have personnel that focus purely on how to secure AWS, or other cloud environments you use. "The security landscape is rapidly changing, and it often takes a dedicated professional to protect against evolving threats," Stone said.

  • PCI Compliance Made Easy with Sungard Availability Services’ Certified Resilient Cloud Platforms

    WAYNE, Pa.—August 28, 2018—Sungard Availability Services (Sungard AS) has expanded its Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) certification across its modern, resilient cloud platforms, and now offers compliant production and disaster recovery services on Amazon Web Services (AWS) and its managed private cloud.