Customer Stories

Learn about how we help organizations of all sizes move faster on the AWS Platform

Soap Vault

Rapid AWS deployment using Curious Orbit's OrbitOps solution

Located in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), SOAP Vault is a SaaS solution for massage, chiropractor, and physiotherapist clinics to book, bill and document patient treatments. It’s used in Canada, US, UK, Australia, New Zealand by thousands of practitioners. Over the past few years, the number of customers using the SOAP platform has grown dramatically. This rapid growth led to SOAP Vault having concerns about the ability of their co-location provider meeting their growing demands.
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Synnex Westcon

Accelerating the AWS Canada Distributor Business

Founded in 1980, Synnex Westcon has been distributing IT products, services, and solutions to Canada IT technology partners for over 30 years. In 2017, Synnex Westcon became the first authorized Canadian reseller of AWS. While the team at Synnex Westcon has deep technical expertise across many solutions - regularly providing quotes, assessments, pre-and-post sales support to their existing customers - they lacked expertise specific to the AWS platform, which would help accelerate the growth of their AWS business in Canada.
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Hays

Enabling the HAYS Canadian team to move faster by leveraging Automation on AWS

Located in over thirty countries around the world, Hays is the leading global specialist recruitment firm. With a strong belief that finding a person the right job can transform their lives, Hays works with job seekers and employers to find the perfect opportunity. Since 2009, Hays has assisted tens of thousands of job seekers across thirty-three countries to find permanent or temporary assignments. The Challenge As their AWS deployment continued to grow, the team at Hays wanted to ensure their deployment was secure and followed AWS best practices.
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CashiQ

Securing AWS for a financial technology organization

CashiQ is a Canadian technology firm specializing in the financial industry. The company offers an investment platform to individual consumers, corporations and trusts to fund and build high yield portfolios. The highly efficient work flow and compliance with Canada’s FINTRAC regulations provides Canadian Financial Institutions, wealth management offices and clients with a fully integrated platform with the highest levels of compliance and regulatory control. The CashiQ team utilized multiple AWS services, including infrastructure, platform and serverless offerings for their digital platform.
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The Canadian Press

Building a scalable, cost-effective election news feed with CloudFormation and Aurora

Founded in 1917, The Canadian Press is Canada’s independent news agency. More than 180 journalists provide real-time, bilingual multimedia stories across a diverse number of platforms. The Challenge The team at The Canadian Press provides real-time data to news organizations across Canada during both provincial and federal elections. While their original solution was sufficient, they wanted to better leverage the dynamic nature of the AWS platform to create environments on-demand and deploy development and testing environments only when required to help drive cost savings in the environment.
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Toyota Canada

Streamlined Service deployment with AWS CloudFormation and GitLab

There are many reasons why customers decide to leverage Amazon Web Services for their business. Some may want to avoid hardware refreshes, while others want to focus on the tasks that differentiate their business from their competitors. One reason which seems to resonate with all customers is that they need to get their products and services to market faster then they have in the past. Recently, Toyota Canada asked us to help them deploy their first solution on Amazon Web Services.
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