13th July 2020 – ANATAS, an FTS Group company and award-winning software integrations provider for the APAC region, have today announced that it has combined forces with Runecast, maker of Runecast Analyzer, a patented, predictive analytics for VMware and AWS environments.

The partnership further confirms the commitment of both companies to assist customers in Australia and New Zealand with more advanced and resilient operational models – with an emphasis on cost savings, security compliance, and increased efficiency and transparency for business continuity in VMware and AWS environments.

“We are thrilled to be partnering with the team at ANATAS to offer Runecast Analyzer’s proactive insights to customers in our market,” said Andre Carpenter, Senior Director of Channel Sales APAC at Runecast. “With a strong reputation on the market and a driven partnership ethic as a mature professional services provider, ANATAS clearly represents what we look for in a high-quality channel partner.”

Runecast Analyzer provides automated configuration and security compliance checks for VMware and AWS data centers. This provides IT System Administrators responsible for security compliance and uptime in those environments a more proactive approach to ensuring ideal operational control.

The partnership means that ANATAS, which offers a strong professional services portfolio, will be able to enhance service offerings with Runecast Analyzer, and Runecast will be able to strengthen its local presence in the APAC region, where it has a 100% Channel model go-to-market approach.

“We are excited to add Runecast Analyzer to our service offerings,” said Jason Frost, CEO at ANATAS. “Strong partnerships are key to our success at ANATAS. Our customers look to ANATAS for trusted guidance and the Runecast Analayzer solution will be key to expanding and strengthening our offering within the Cloud Practice.”

ANATAS is one of the first Australia partners to join the Runecast channel program and will be able to acquire and support Runecast customers by providing holistic remediation consultancy and support services on the results generated by Runecast Analyzer.

With an ever-increasing focus on compliance and robust information security management, Runecast Analyzer answers the challenge by monitoring and reporting on configuration issues, providing automated compliance checks against VMware and AWS security hardening guidelines and common security standards such as CIS, NIST, PCI DSS, DISA STIG, and HIPAA.

Organizations already using Runecast Analyzer to mitigate service risks and ensure maximum efficiency and performance within their data centers include Chevron, Erste Bank, Raiffeisen Bank, de Volksbank, Fujisoft, Scania, Avast Software, the NHS, and the German Aerospace Center (DLR). An Enterprise Console provides a single-dashboard view for enterprises with larger environments.

Companies that use Runecast report increased uptime and audit-readiness for security compliance and as much as 80% savings of previous time spent only reactively and manually troubleshooting issues.

About Runecast

Runecast Solutions Ltd. is headquartered in London, UK, with offices worldwide, and is a leading hybrid-cloud solutions provider of patented, actionable predictive intelligence for VMware and AWS environments. Its award-winning Runecast Analyzer software, regularly lauded by virtualization experts, provides real-time, automated configuration and security compliance analysis for companies of all sizes. IDG Connect named Runecast one of “20 Red-Hot, Pre-IPO Companies to Watch in the 2019 B2B Tech” space, and Runecast was named a Cool Vendor by Gartner in its 2020 Performance Analysis for Cloud-Native Architectures report. For more information visit www.runecast.com.

About ANATAS and FTS Group

ANATAS work with our clients to unlock the value of their data by integrating siloed business units and disparate applications – we believe there are no boundaries for integration. We enable our client’s digital transformation journeys by supporting them with seamless integration. We are experts in data integration, system integration and application integration. By removing boundaries and complexities and creating innovative, flexible, scalable and maintainable solutions quickly and efficiently, we make integration easy.

We are the leading partner for Dell Boomi, Software AG – webMethods, RedHat, and Smartsheet having built one of the largest integration consulting services team in Australia.

We combine an architecture-driven approach, adherence to industry best practice and industry experience together with our own IP to deliver robust and high performing solutions for our clients. ANATAS recognise that organisations have heterogeneous environments comprising multiple vendor products, legacy systems, open source software and cloud based solutions. ANATAS has extensive experience delivering integration solutions within heterogeneous technology environments. By engaging ANATAS you will gain access to experts with experience across multiple vendor platforms as well expertise with related disciplines such as IT Strategy, Cloud Architecture, Digital Innovation and DevOps. For more information visit www.anatas.com.au.

FTS Group is one of the largest privately owned IT services companies in Australia. It is made up of several end-to-end services and technology businesses, including ANATAS, Cubic Consulting, FTS Data & AI, Galaxy 42, KoBold, Safety Evolved, SME Gateway, Talos and Veritec.

FTS Group and the companies within it have expertise and IP to manage key business functions for Australian and New Zealand organisations.  Headquartered in Sydney with over 350 people across Australia, FTS helps both the public and private sector adapt and grow by delivering business and technology outcomes. FTS offers clients scale, market reach, deep capability, strong management processes and the stability customers look for in a business partner that delivers results. For more information visit: www.ftsg.com.au