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TechStar Group accelerates cloud adoption by helping organizations
architect, maintain, and automate custom AWS infrastructure.

TechStar Group accelerates cloud adoption by helping organizations architect, maintain, and automate custom AWS infrastructure. With our 24×7 support, highly certified automation and security experts, and 100% uptime SLA agreements, your team can focus on other priorities.

Cloud Automation

Create and manage resources with an Infrastructure as Code (IaC) paradigm.Provision infrastructure with repeatable processes using modern techniques.

  • CloudFormation / Terraform templates
  • Auto scaling groups
  • Next generation and source control compatibility
  • Reliable and repeatable processes

Disaster Recovery

Design and orchestrate disaster recovery planning, based on your organization’s recovery point and recovery time objectives (RPO/RTO), DR solutions based on backup / restore, pilot light, warm standby, or active/active solutions.

  • Automated, protection, and replication of virtual machines
  • Remote health monitoring
  • Customizable recovery plans
  • No-impact recovery plan testing
  • Orchestrated recovery, when needed
  • Replication to and recovery in AWS

Backup and Archive

Cloud-integrated backup.
Tape backups to cloud.

  • 99.9% guaranteed availability
  • Reliable offsite backup target
  • Efficient incremental backups
  • Secure and encrypted data in transit
  • Geo-replicated backup store

File and volume gateways to cloud storage (S3), while supporting local caching of frequently / recently accessed data.

  • Backed by AWS S3 block storage, providing 99.999999999% availability
  • Eliminates manual/tape backup procedures for file archival

Migration

Customized on-premises or other public cloud migration to AWS.

  • Evaluate migration candidates
  • Discover on-premises infrastructure
  • Identify server dependencies
  • Measure server performance
  • Right-size migration target resource requirements

“Live” migration of on-premises Hyper-V and VMware workloads into AWS. Large-scale data migrations to S3 via AWS Snowball devices..

  • World-class secure offshore development center (ODC)
  • Offshore-onsite and onsite-only deliver models to choose from
  • AWS certified and experienced consultants
  • Consultants work in all three (NA – EMEA – APAC) time zones
  • Tested and proven migration practices, process, and tools

AWS Well-Architected framework

Strategies to make sure AWS best practices are incorporated into your workload.Implementation of Trusted Advisor for real-time security and optimization insights.

  • Operational excellence
  • Reliability
  • Security
  • Performance efficiency
  • Cost optimization

Network

Your private network in the cloud built on AWS virtual private cloud (VPC).

  • Build a hybrid infrastructure that you control
  • Bring your own IP addresses
  • Secure your connections with an IPSec VPN or Direct Connect
  • Robust, geo-aware DNS, hosted alongside your apps
  • Geo-load balancer via ELB and Route 53
  • Internal and internet load balancer
  • High throughput site-to-site (S2S) and point-to-site (P2S) VPN
  • Spoke-hub connectivity between multiple locations
  • AWS VPN CloudHub

Security

Control over the security of your AWS resources.

  • Understand the security state of all of your AWS resources
  • Implement audit and logging requirements via AWS CloudTrail
  • Easy to deploy integrated Amazon and partner security solutions
  • Increase security and control over keys and passwords using Key Management Service (KMS)
  • Create and import encryption keys in minutes
  • Use FIPS 140-2 Level 3 validated HSMs with AWS CloudHSM

Managed Services

Customized and standards-based AWS and on-premises managed services.

  • Build a hybrid infrastructure that you control
  • Bring your own IP addresses
  • Secure your connections with an IPSec VPN or Direct Connect
  • Robust, geo-aware DNS, hosted alongside your apps
  • Geo-load balancer via ELB and Route 53
  • Internal and internet load balancer
  • High throughput site-to-site (S2S) and point-to-site (P2S) VPN
  • Spoke-hub connectivity between multiple locations
  • AWS VPN CloudHub

Active Directory

Identity and access management for the cloud via AWS Microsoft AD.

  • Resource domains integrated into your enterprise AD
  • Single sign-on with Active Directory credentials
  • Multi-factor authentication with SaaS
  • Compatibility with multiple platforms and devices
  • Integration with on-premises Active Directory
  • Enterprise scale and SLA

Cloud Monitoring

Monitor the health and performance of AWS infrastructure with solutions leveraging AWS CloudWatch, AWS Config Service, or AWS Elasticsearch Service. Custom monitoring integrations from TechStar Group are also available.

  • Infrastructure health/compliance
  • Performance characterization
  • Auditing
  • Notification/altering
  • Visualizations/dashboards
  • Continuous monitoring
  • Continuous assessment
  • Change management
  • Operational troubleshooting

SQL Migration

Specialized database migration services.

  • No-commitment assessment of database platforms in on-premises or other public clouds
  • Blended database and application migration approach
  • Any to any database migration
  • Assessment – migration – support provided by experienced AWS developer team

Custom App Development

Customers often spend valuable time and resources in build vs. buy decisions. Our development team can help you determine if custom application development is best for your business need.

What do we do?

TechStar has extensive experience with the AWS application platform, the integration of traditional .NET capabilities with AWS PaaS services, and the platform architecture, design, development, and maintenance of hybrid applications.

Key Services

  • Migration of new and existing applications to AWS.
  • Reduction in time and efforts on management, maintenance, and deployment.
  • Rapid deployment using AWS features.
  • Improvement in scaling using AWS Cache and Session.

Traditional Legacy Applications

If you can’t move the application to AWS, we can still use its features by using services like Application Insights to analyze application runtime behavior, debug performance, and diagnose exceptions. AWS Cache and Session providers - help improve the app's scaling capabilities

Why TechStar Group?

  • We offer SLA-driven management services to optimize your AWS platform.
  • Our experts have proven expertise in platform architecture, design, development, and maintenance of hybrid applications.
  • We can help reduce your total cost of ownership (TCO) by minimizing your internal time and resources spent on management, maintenance and deployment.
  • We leverage AWS features for rapid deployment.