FULTON, Maryland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kion, the leading provider of cloud enablement solutions, today announced a strategic partnership with Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH). This partnership will combine Kion’s cloud enablement solution with Booz Allen’s expertise in technology transformation and managed services to provide government customers with comprehensive cloud management and governance capabilities.
As application migration initiatives and the adoption of cloud-native capabilities accelerate across the public sector, more agencies are facing challenges in their multi-cloud environments. These challenges include excessive manual labor to manage day-to-day operations and security threats, as well as a lack of financial oversight. However, the effort to overcome these challenges often results in many solutions that require unique configuration and management while leaving opportunities to realize cloud value and innovation on the table.
To solve these challenges, Kion and Booz Allen will help government agencies fully govern and manage their multi-cloud environment with a foundational solution for automation, financial controls, and compliance that supports the unique needs of government missions. agencies.
“Kion is a self-hosted software solution that runs on AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud, as well as isolated regions deployed on different security fabrics – extremely important attributes for our government customers,” said Brian Price, CEO and co – founder of Kion. “We’ve helped many government agencies accelerate their cloud maturity by achieving 10x faster cloud provisioning, savings of 30% or more on monthly cloud expenses, and improved cloud security automation to help meet compliance standards such as FedRAMP. We look forward to partnering with Booz Allen through their technology and managed services offering to help more government agencies that need additional experience and support. The goal of this partnership is to further demonstrate how a well-managed and governed cloud can enable organizations to innovate faster. »
The Kion Cloud Enablement Platform is part of Booz Allen’s comprehensive managed services solution, providing the automation, financial management, and compliance capabilities needed to govern and manage the public cloud. Kion, coupled with Booz Allen’s world-class technology transformation practices, will enable agencies to gain complete visibility, context, and control to ensure successful and efficient mission execution in the cloud.
“Booz Allen has long been a leader in supporting the federal government’s digital modernization efforts and using the cloud as a gateway to mission systems innovation,” said Dan Tucker, senior vice president at Booz Allen and Head of Cloud Solutions and Enterprise Data Engineering for Citizen Services. “This partnership combines Booz Allen’s approach to technical transformation and acceleration with Kion’s best-in-class cloud enablement platform. Together, we will act as a force multiplier and empower our customers’ cloud migration and adoption journeys with the best long-term solution suited to each organization’s mission.
For more information on the Kion Cloud Enablement Platform and to start leveraging this partnership, please visit kion.io.
Kion is a cloud enablement solution designed to help organizations simplify management and governance activities to take full advantage of the cloud. The platform provides visibility and control across all cloud environments, allowing customers to provision accounts with confidence, maintain financial control, and ensure compliance with security regulations. Wherever they are in their cloud journey, Kion enables organizations to go further, faster.