Lunch and Learn: An introduction to Amazon Web Services

Posted: Wed 10th Nov 2021

Watch back: An introduction to Amazon Web Services

Amanda Sleight is a 20 year IT veteran, starting her IT career at Unidata (Unisys) in South Africa. Amanda worked for several Consulting partners selling solutions to organizations across Africa.

Amanda moved to the UK in 1999 where she has worked for Visio as an account manager, for Microsoft, in many roles during her 18 year stint. Including the EMEA Corporate Accounts lead and Western European Partner lead. She then worked for SAP as the Global S4/HANA cloud partner lead growing their cloud partnerships across the globe. She joined AWS in 2019 as the UK Partner lead and was quickly promoted in the EMEA Partner Lead.

Amanda is now back in the UK leading the SMB Customer segment, combining her two passions customers and partners. Watch back this recorded Join Lunch and Learn to find out more about Amazon Web Services.

Key takeaways from this session:

- Why leverage cloud computing for small and medium businesses?

- How to get started

- Building vs buying? How to navigate the choice between building technology in-house, outsourcing resources or buying an out of box solution.

- How to navigate the AWS Ecosystem to find the right level of support for your business.

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