- The APN Partner, AWS Solutions Architects, as well as a 3rd Party auditor, conduct deep dives into multiple SaaS customer use cases during the vetting process. This validation process determines if a project’s architecture conforms to AWS Well Architected best practice for building the most secure and resilient cloud infrastructure for industry applications. It also aligns with the AWS SaaS best practice guidelines identified in the Technical Validation.
- AWS SaaS Competency Partners must also demonstrate thought leadership in the space, build and maintain easily-discoverable web properties, so customers can find specific information about SaaS on AWS.
- AWS SaaS Competency Partner must also complete the APN SaaS Navigation track. This tracks covers foundational business and architectural patterns to build a SaaS-based practice on AWS. APN Advanced and Premier Consulting Partners with extensive experience in designing and building SaaS Solutions on AWS can review AWS SaaS Competency Partners Validation Checklist.
Here is a list of partners who have already achieved the AWS SaaS Competency. A panel discussion about the new competency hosted at the APN can also be accessed on demand.