Back to Basics: Cloud Infrastructure and Managed Services

Nate Nelson, May 29, 2024

Businesses need to be online all the time and they are increasingly turning to cloud solutions to streamline operations, enhance scalability, and drive innovation. Amazon Web Services (AWS) is as a leading cloud platform, offering an array of services to meet business’ needs. However, managing servers in the cloud can be complex and resource-intensive, requiring specialized expertise and ongoing maintenance. That's where 3|SHARE comes in. Below, I’ll explore how combining AWS with 3|SHARE's Managed Services can deliver substantial cost savings and efficiency gains for businesses of all sizes.

Awesome AWS

AWS provides a comprehensive suite of cloud services, including computing power, storage, databases, networking, and more. By migrating servers to AWS, businesses can leverage the following benefits:

  1. Scalability: AWS offers on-demand resources, allowing businesses to scale their infrastructure up or down based on fluctuating demand. This elasticity ensures optimal performance and cost efficiency, without the need for upfront investments in hardware.
  2. Reliability: With data centers located in multiple regions worldwide, AWS provides high availability and reliability. Its robust infrastructure and global network ensure minimal downtime and maximum uptime for critical workloads.
  3. Security: AWS employs industry-leading security measures to protect data and infrastructure. From encryption and identity management to network security and compliance certifications, AWS offers a comprehensive security framework to safeguard sensitive information.
  4. Flexibility: AWS supports a wide range of operating systems, programming languages, and development frameworks, providing flexibility for diverse workloads. Whether it's deploying web applications, running batch processing jobs, or hosting enterprise applications, AWS has the tools and services to meet every need.

Managed Services by 3|SHARE

While AWS offers powerful cloud infrastructure, managing servers and optimizing performance still requires specialized skills and resources. That's where 3|SHARE's Managed Services come into play. By partnering with 3|SHARE, businesses can unlock the following benefits:

  1. Cost Optimization: 3|SHARE's team of experts specializes in optimizing AWS resources to minimize costs without sacrificing performance. By implementing best practices and leveraging cost-effective solutions, businesses can achieve significant savings on their cloud expenses.
  2. Efficiency Gains: Managing servers in the cloud can be time-consuming and complex. 3|SHARE's managed services streamline operations, automate routine tasks, and ensure optimal performance, allowing businesses to focus on core objectives and innovation.
  3. 24/7 Support: With 24/7 monitoring and support, 3|SHARE provides peace of mind knowing that experienced professionals are available to address any issues or emergencies promptly. This proactive approach minimizes downtime and maximizes uptime for critical workloads.
  4. Expert Guidance: 3|SHARE's team of certified AWS professionals brings deep expertise and insights to the table. Whether it's architecting cloud solutions, optimizing performance, or implementing security measures, businesses can rely on 3|SHARE to deliver tailored recommendations and guidance.
  5. Application Support: Our diverse application experience can help with day to day needs from deployment planning and support to monitoring to optimization of applications. Executing on complex deployment sequences for example ensures the right content is customer-facing with less delay.

Maximizing ROI with AWS and 3|SHARE

By combining the power of AWS with 3|SHARE's Managed Services, businesses can unlock the full potential of the cloud while realizing substantial cost savings and efficiency gains. With AWS providing scalable, reliable infrastructure and 3|SHARE offering expert management and support, businesses can stay agile, innovate faster, and drive growth in today's competitive landscape.


In conclusion, managing servers in the cloud with AWS offers unparalleled flexibility, scalability, and reliability. However, to maximize ROI and efficiency, businesses need a trusted partner like 3|SHARE to provide expert management and support. By combining the power of AWS and strength of 3|SHARE's managed services, businesses can navigate the complexities of the cloud with confidence, achieving cost savings, and driving innovation every step of the way. It's not just about managing servers; it's about unlocking the full potential of the cloud to fuel success. If you want to talk to 3|SHARE about how we can help reduce cost, increase security or help you migrate from on-prem to the cloud, contact us.

Topics: Remote Operations Management (ROM), AWS

Nate Nelson

Nate Nelson is 3|SHARE's Director of Remote Operations Management. He has been with the team since 2013. What Nate most enjoys about working at 3|SHARE are the people and the flexibility. Outside of work, he teaches Jiu-Jitsu to children and adults.