Megazone, the AWS Premier Consulting Partner, to Become Korea’s 1st AWS Financial Services Competency Partner

30-Mar-2018 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 8:00 PM Print This Post

(Chief Strategy Officer: Max Lee), an AWS Premier
Consulting partner and a cloud-specialized IT company, today announced
that it was approved as AWS Financial Services Competency partner, for
the first time in the Korean cloud MSP market.

Megazone was the first one, among Korean cloud Managed Service
Providers, to capture 110 billion KRW (approx. 110 million USD) in
revenue last year, and proved its industry-specific expertise and AWS
system operational excellence by acquiring AWS Marketing & Commerce
competency and AWS Migration competency, followed by AWS Financial
Services competency for the first time in Korea.

Financial Services competency is only given to the partners with a
number of best practices for implementing the solution utilizing AWS
architecture-related best practices while proving its capability in the
finance sector industry expertise. In other words, this is allowed to
those with comprehensive expertise in AWS, technical organization and
success stories related to financial services, and who have passed the
exhaustive audit process by AWS.

In the meantime, Megazone is the first and only global cloud MSP to have
achieved ISMS (Information Security Management Service) certification on
February 22, and proved its competitiveness in the finance sector by
acquiring this competency.

“We are very pleased that we were approved as an AWS Financial Services
competency partner, after going through the process to prove our
expertise for the financial service customers, in the areas including
solution design capabilities, security management and compliance with
best practices, and infrastructure deployment capabilities,” said Max
Lee, CSO at Megazone Corporation.

He also added “Companies in all sectors and industries, from startups to
global enterprises, are working to improve their competitiveness by
securing scalability, reliability and cost-effectiveness in the cloud.
Based on our expertise, Megazone will now proactively lead the market,
leveraging the benefits of the cloud in the financial sector.”


MEGAZONE is a cloud-specialized IT company located in Seoul, South
Korea, targeting to become a ‘Cloud Innovator’ with approximately 500
employees focused on ‘cloud’ as the next-gen business. Since its
foundation in 1998, MEGAZONE has been delivering unmatched business
experiences and know-hows in the IDC and hosting business. Leveraging
this experience, MEGAZONE signed a partnership with Amazon Web Services
(AWS) for the 1st time in Korea and has contributed to the growth of the
local cloud market ever since. In 2015, MEGAZONE became the 1st Premier
Consulting Partner of AWS in Korea. MEGAZONE is currently offering
‘Cloud One-Stop’ service across the full life cycle based on the
holistic methodology, including cloud adoption, implementation,
deployment, operation, security/back-up, 24/7 support, managed services
and optimization, to more than 600 customers e.g. LG Electronics, Nexon,
Gamevil, SK, SM Entertainment, Doosan Group and many more. For more
information about MEGAZONE visit


MEGAZONE Corporation
Shailene Lee, +82- 2-2109-2511
PR Team
[email protected]


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