SHI Designated Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Services Provider

SHI International, one of North America´s top 10 largest IT solutions providers, has been designated a Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Services Provider (MSP), the company said.

SHI met Microsoft´s eight prerequisites and underwent a rigorous third-party audit that confirmed its Azure expertise. The designation independently confirms that SHI has the talent, technology, and services to guide customers in their cloud journey.

SHI offers multiple options for supporting or managing organizations´ Azure infrastructure. Services include a planning assessment, cost comparison, cloud adoption, and various options for organizations pursuing hybrid cloud, a data center lift and shift, and cloud backup and disaster recovery in the Azure cloud.

SHI´s professional support services deliver cloud architect expertise to organizations in need of technical support for design or issue resolution. The service includes a designated technical account manager for Azure customers and annual cloud architecture reviews to ensure best practices are in place.

For organizations looking for additional support, SHI´s Azure managed services can handle backups, monitoring, and day-to-day management of a customer´s environment. The service includes professional support as well as best practice configuration of Azure services, patch management, and deployment of new infrastructure.

Founded in 1989, SHI International Corp. is an USD 11 billion global provider of technology products and services. Driven by the industry´s most experienced and stable sales force and backed by software volume licensing experts, hardware procurement specialists, and certified IT services professionals, SHI delivers custom IT solutions to Corporate, Enterprise, Public Sector, and Academic customers. For more information, visit