Aokumo Becomes First AWS Partner in Japan to Achieve Service Delivery Partner Status for Amazon EKS

We are pleased to announce that Aokumo Becomes First AWS Partner in Japan to Achieve Service Delivery Partner Status for Amazon EKS.

Aokumo Inc.

TOKYO – July 2023: Aokumo Inc., a leading cloud infrastructure company, today announced its achievement of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Service Delivery Partner status for Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS). This milestone makes Aokumo the first AWS partner in Japan to receive this designation, highlighting the company’s commitment to helping clients achieve operational excellence.

The AWS Service Delivery Program validates partners with deep expertise in specific service areas. The Amazon EKS designation recognizes that Aokumo can help AWS customers design, architect, build, migrate, and manage their workloads and applications on AWS, optimizing for EKS. 

“Aokumo’s recognition as an AWS Service Delivery Partner for Amazon EKS is a testament to our team’s dedication and expertise,” said Younes Hairej, Founder and CEO of Aokumo. “We are proud to be the first AWS partner in Japan to achieve this status. This recognition validates our deep technical expertise and our holistic Shin-Gi-Tai approach to building future-proof infrastructure and delivering sustainable business value. Amazon EKS, a managed Kubernetes service, simplifies the deployment and management of containerized applications on AWS, providing a robust solution for our clients.” 

Aokumo’s Shin-Gi-Tai approach extends the Japanese concept of Shin (Strategy andPurpose), Gi (Technology and Data), and Tai (People and Process) as a framework that enables customers to execute digital strategies at speed, deliver business value quickly, and incorporate agility into the organization’s culture. 

Founded in 2021, Aokumo has quickly established itself as a trusted partner for businesses seeking to modernize their operations and embrace digital transformation. Aokumo’s products and services focus on Cloud-Native Solutions, DevOps, and Platform Engineering, providing a comprehensive suite of offerings that enable businesses to innovate and accelerate their digital transformation journey. 

With this new status, Aokumo is poised to empower its clients further to leverage the power of AWS and Amazon EKS, driving innovation and operational excellence. Aokumo’s extensive knowledge of the AWS ecosystem, end-to-end support, and focus on core competencies will enable businesses to navigate the complexities of the AWS ecosystem and optimize their EKS solution for performance, security, and scalability. For more information about Aokumo and its services, visit

About Aokumo

Aokumo is a cloud infrastructure company that helps organizations modernize, innovate, and accelerate their digital transformation on AWS and with Cloud-Native Solutions, Kubernetes, DevOps, CI/CD, and Data Analytics. With over 20 years of comprehensive market knowledge in Japan and the Asia Pacific region, Aokumo brings global connections, technology partnerships, and a commitment to technology excellence to every client engagement.

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