Experience and Expertise – Microsoft Technologies

Hallmark has been a key contributor in providing Microsoft Windows based solutions and services to our customers across multiple industry verticals and geographic locations. With over two decades of IT services experience, we served our customers with latest and advanced technologies as they emerge from time to time. With the advent of cloud technologies we have successfully migrated and launched multiple Microsoft Windows workloads on AWS enabling our customers utilize the advantages of AWS cloud platform improving security, performance, scalability etc. Being Microsoft Certified Gold Partner our domain specific, certified and experienced solution architects design, develop and implement cost effective and secure Microsoft Windows solutions on AWS aligning with AWS Well-Architected Framework design principles.

We are equipped with AWS & Microsoft Certified Solution Experts, Architects, Engineers, System Administrators and Database Administrators. Our dedicated Microsoft teams help choosing the right methods of application and database migrations from on-premises, co-locations or any other cloud platform to AWS.

Microsoft Windows – Multiple Industry Verticals

We have successfully migrated, deployed and operated workloads running on Microsoft Technologies of our customers spread across multiple industry verticals including Manufacturing, Public Sector, Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals, Real Estate, Electronics, Media and Entertainment etc. including Software Development IT companies. Hallmark has dedicated teams of Industry based Business Logic professionals who drive our solution designs from the perspective of addressing the challenges of end customers either during migrations or post-migration optimizations.

Experience and Expertise – AWS

Our AWS cloud initiative has started more than a decade back and Microsoft Technologies has been our core competency right from the beginning of our journey. Being AWS Select Consulting Partner, our migrations and operations, by default, incorporates the latest AWS technologies and Well-Architected Framework design principles mapped with Reliability, Security, Performance Efficiency, Operational Excellence and Cost Optimization. We select and implement the best services and solutions matching the requirements of customers’ applications and workloads.

AWS native and highly customizable services for Microsoft

  • Active Directory – Amazon EC2 Windows Server
  • Active Directory – AWS Managed Active Directory
  • Microsoft Applications – Amazon EC2 Windows Server
  • MS SQL Databases – MS SQL Server on Amazon EC2 Windows Server
  • MS SQL Databases – AWS RDS – Managed MS SQL Database Server
  • File Server – Amazon EC2 Windows Server for network file sharing
  • File Server – Amazon FSx for Windows for network file sharing
  • Hybrid Cloud – Active Directory authentication on AWS for on-premises users and applications
  • VPN – Access your Microsoft applications and data on AWS from anywhere including local office premises, remote locations and mobile users

Case Studies

Nimble Accounting LLC

Migrating Microsoft Windows Workloads from Google Cloud Platform to AWS cloud

Nimble Accounting LLC is a US based financial accounting, Software Development and Services Company. The client had their infrastructure setup on Google Cloud Platform. The challenge was meeting the expectations of the customers in delivering the stable and sustainable service through scalable, secured and reliable infrastructure solution apart from cost-optimization.

Hallmark recommended the customer to migrate the applications and data from Google Cloud Platform to AWS cloud to resolve the issues the customer is facing and to achieve a scalable and stable infrastructure environment. The solution stack contained Microsoft Windows workloads, consisting of Active Directory and MS SQL Database services.

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‘Hallmark’s migration strategy was in line with our quality and costing expectations enabling our solutions perform better on AWS cloud which resulted into improved service reliability and increased customer base’

— Radha Alla, CEO, Nimble Account LLC.

Talluri Technologies

Migrating Microsoft Workloads from Azure and On-Premises to AWS cloud

Talluri Technologies is a US based leading services and solutions Development Company for the customers in the healthcare domain. They are specialized into HIPAA compliant Medical Coding and Medical Billing services providing end-to-end business process outsourcing services to their customers. They had their application stack setup on Azure and in a physical data centre.

The challenge was managing the infrastructure in two different locations apart from security and performance. Hallmark migrated their application components from Azure and Data Centre to AWS and resolved the issues related to performance, security, cost and infrastructure management overhead.

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‘Hallmark Global Technologies helped migrating our Windows based applications from Azure to AWS through custom designed migration methodologies and project management processes. Also we migrated On-premises workloads to AWS thereby achieving a single secure platform for all our application stacks. We are able to see significant performance improvement along with at least 28% of cost optimization’

— Garlapati Reddy, Technology Head, Talluri Technologies

Nimble Property

Migrating Microsoft Windows Workloads from Physical Data Centre to AWS cloud

Nimble Property is a US based Industry’s leading cloud-based hotel accounting software and bookkeeping service provider for the Hospitality Industry. The challenge was about reliability and cost optimization of their IT infrastructure setup on physical data centre. Higher costs were involved in provisioning redundant servers and services to cater to the needs of reliability and high availability.

Hallmark helped architecting their AWS infrastructure and migrated the applications and data from physical data centre to AWS cloud. The migrated technical stack contained Microsoft workloads including Amazon EC2 for Windows Servers, Active Directory, and Amazon RDS for MS SQL Database Server.

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‘Hallmark Global Technologies helped migrating our applications from data centre to AWS cloud. It resulted into achieving significant cost reduction and performance improvement of our applications thereby improving the customer satisfaction ratings of our clients.’

— BGK Prasad, Director, Nimble Property