Demand is essential for any business. Without customers who require your products or services, your company has no market and will eventually be forced to close. While a necessity for survival, however, demand can cause complications, especially when your digital infrastructure is not built to cope.
As the popularity of your product grows, and usage rises at a rapid pace, the demands placed on the system intensify. For AWS implementations formed with an inefficient structure, this can have serious implications. Many systems will react by slowing down response times, resulting in customers waiting for processes to be carried out. In some circumstances, systems will fail to cope with the increased workload and simply fall down altogether.
As a result, customers will quickly abandon your product. The initial loss of custom may also be accompanied by damage to your reputation, stemming from users complaining about the inefficiency of your product on public forums. An untrusting customer base and a tainted reputation can be enough to put your business in serious trouble.
To prevent its customers from an uncertain future caused by unstable digital infrastructures, Amazon Web Services has set out well-defined standards for best practice in the design and implementation of cloud operations, known as the Well-Architected Framework.
The Fourth Pillar: Performance Efficiency
The impatience of the modern consumer makes an inefficient, under-performing, and unstable product an enormous risk factor that most businesses cannot afford. That is why performance efficiency is the fourth pillar of Amazon’s Well-Architected Framework.
As an Amazon Web Services Well-Architected Partner, Isotoma works with businesses just like yours to make efficient performance a reality. Our talented cloud architects will evaluate your AWS implementation and identify how its performance efficiency can be enhanced.
By completing a comprehensive review of your AWS implementation, we will help you to efficiently use computing resources to meet requirements and maintain that efficiency as demand changes and technologies evolve.
Arrange Your Free AWS Well-Architected Review
The Well-Architected Programme is funded by Amazon, meaning our review — and up to five days of work spent carrying out our recommendations — are completely free.
If you’ve heard enough and want to arrange your free Well-Architected Review, simply get in touch. Otherwise, read on to learn how our review will help your business achieve performance efficiency.
The Design Principles of Performance Efficiency
The experienced cloud architects at Isotoma’s will use their expertise in the design principles of performance efficiency to conduct a comprehensive review that evaluates your implementation to discover how its efficiency can be improved.
Democratise Advanced Technologies
Technologies that are difficult to implement can become easier to consume by pushing that knowledge and complexity into the cloud vendor’s domain. Rather than having your IT team learn how to host and run a new technology, we will show you how to consume it as a service.
For example, NoSQL databases, media transcoding, and machine learning are all technologies that require expertise that is not evenly dispersed across the technical community. In the cloud, these technologies become services that your team can consume. This lets your team focus on product development rather than resource provisioning and management.
Go Global in MInutes
The Isotoma team can help you easily deploy your system in multiple AWS regions around the world with just a few clicks. This allows you to provide lower latency and a better experience for your customers at minimal cost.
Use Serverless Architectures
The Isotoma team will help you take a serverless approach, removing the operational burden of managing servers and lowering transactional costs. In the cloud, serverless architectures remove the need for you to run and maintain servers to carry out traditional computer activities. For example, storage services can act as static websites, removing the need for web servers, and event services can host your code for you. The reduction in costs occurs because these managed services operate at cloud scale.
Experiment More Often
Testing is crucial to improving efficiency, and our cloud architects can help you carry out more tests, more often. With virtual and automatable resources, you can quickly complete comparative testing using different types of instances, storage, or configurations.
We can ensure you are using the technology approach that aligns best with what you are trying to achieve. For example, consider data access patterns when you select database or storage approaches.
See How You Could Increase the Efficiency of Your Implementation’s Performance with a Free AWS Well-Architected Review
If you’re interested in improving the performance efficiency of your AWS implementation with a free Well-Architected Review, we’d love to hear from you.