Cloud solutions provider Cloud Technology Partners has launched Cloud Management Platform Services, a consulting service designed to assist customers with the adoption of multi-cloud environments that incorporate a variety of cloud services.

The company developed the solution help customers understand their requirements, design the target environment, evaluate vendors and implement the cloud management platform that best suits their business needs.

According to the company, its Cloud Management Platform Services is delivered in three stages:

  • Rapid Plan -- This aims to assist customers quickly understand the options and value of a cloud management platform through current state assessments, requirements documentation and use cases specific to client environments.
  • Rapid Choice -- The Rapid Choice framework takes customers through the selection of a cloud management platform that best matches its business and IT requirements. Cloud Technology Partners coordinates vendor demonstrations to ensure all requirements are addressed before assisting in the vendor selection and proof-of-concept process.
  • Accelerated Deployment -- Cloud Technology Partners leverages its field methodology to ensure a successful configuration and deployment of the client's cloud management platform. This includes identifying roles and responsibilities of stakeholders, determining eligible cloud end-points for applications and workloads, establishing image management policies, and assisting in the pilot and full deployment.

Cloud Technology Partners Senior Vice President David Linthicum said in a prepared statement that cloud-based platforms in the technology industry have become more complex.

"Cloud Technology Partners' Cloud Management Platform Services address these demands, enabling customers to create an enterprise cloud strategy that includes the ability to place workloads and data wherever it is most appropriate – in a public, private, or mixed environment while managing from a single pane of glass," he said.