Agosto Newsroom

Pandemic influences IT staffing trends

The pandemic and economic uncertainty is influencing IT staffing priorities within the tech industry, according to new research; other news from the week. COVID-19 has a mix of implications for IT staffing trends, creating permanently remote workers, shifting demand for skill sets and changes in the gig economy. The reopening of the economy, which is continuing in some areas of the U.S. and being put on pause in others, has created a considerable degree of uncertainty for the IT labor market. But some signs seem to point toward a steadying of the business climate. A CompTIA report published this week noted that 84% of tech firms surveyed in June reported receiving new-customer inquiries, compared with 83% in the industry association’s April survey and 76% in its March survey. The June survey polled 231 CompTIA members, a group that included managed service providers (MSPs). CompTIA cited customer interest in fields such as cybersecurity ...

Pythian Announces New Planning, Migration and Management Services For Google Cloud

New offering de-risks migration and enables specialized workloads on Google Cloud NEW YORK – June 29, 2020 – Pythian Services Inc. (“Pythian”), a leading cloud, data and analytics services company, announced today new professional services for the planning, migration and management of specialized workloads in Google Cloud, including support for Bare Metal Solution, which is now available in five new regions. Today, many organizations seek the benefits, innovation and efficiencies of modern Google Cloud technology. This requires repurposing or re-platforming on-premise database workloads to Google Cloud services such as Google BigQuery, Google CloudSQL (PostgreSQL/MySQL), Google Cloud Spanner, or re-homing these workloads as an interim step on Bare Metal Solution. Pythian’s new planning, migration, and management services are designed to help companies leverage the benefits of Google Cloud quickly while providing various migration solution options. Starting with an in-depth assessment, Pythian guides organizations through strategic planning and delivers a detailed migration roadmap which ...

New CEO Keith Angell: Pythian Services A ‘Golden Nugget’

Ottawa’s Pythian Services has a new CEO spearheading its plans for accelerated growth as a cloud-focused data and analytics company with private equity backing. “We believe there is a large market opportunity to help enterprises manage their data, so we're highly focused on all of the data streams—structured and unstructured—that get generated through the myriad of applications that most companies run,” new CEO Keith Angell told CRN. The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has forced companies to focus on key projects that have a high return on investment, according to Angell, and the data and analytics space comes with a quick payback. “You can manage your data more effectively with our cost-optimization engines and services and our data services that really help you not only pull value out of it, but better manage the data you have, through both application modernization, smart analytics, better data management constructs, migrating to the cloud,” Angell ...

Pythian Appoints Keith Angell As CEO

Mill Point Capital accelerates investments to manage continued high growth NEW YORK – June 17, 2020 – Pythian Services Inc. (“Pythian”), a leading cloud, data, and analytics services company, announced the appointment of Keith Angell as its Chief Executive Officer, as well as a reorganization of the executive team, as it positions for accelerated growth. The growth is being driven by several market factors, as well as Pythian’s recent acquisition of Agosto, LLC (“Agosto”), a Google Cloud Premier Partner and leading cloud services and development company. Pythian is owned by Mill Point Capital, a leading mid-market private equity firm ...

Agosto Adds Managed G Suite Administration Services To Portfolio

The offering builds upon Agosto's work with hundreds of organizations and removes the administrative burden from IT departments ...

Google Channel Merger: Pythian Acquires Agosto

This article was posted on CRN. View original. The deal, driven by Pythian owner Mill Point Capital, looks to create a powerhouse in the Google Cloud ecosystem that’s uniquely capable of offering comprehensive cloud sales and services at scale ...

Pythian Services Acquires Google Cloud Premier Partner Agosto

Pythian Services Inc. (“Pythian”), a leading cloud, data and analytics services company, announced today that it has acquired Agosto, LLC (“Agosto”), a Google Cloud Premier Partner and leading cloud services and development company ...

Skykit to spin off from parent company

Skykit Llc., a digital signage software provider, will spin-off from its parent company Agosto. Skykit was founded in 2016 and offers digital signage for industries ranging from retail to restaurants to corporate communications, according to a press release ...

T-Systems To Open Google Cloud ‘Competence Center’

The center will focus on large-scale workload migrations to the cloud, SAP application modernization, AI and ML solutions, and data warehouse and data analytics solutions ...

Skykit Digital Signage CMS Flies Solo from Agosto

The product’s quick success since its launch in 2016 enables Skykit to spin off from the cloud consulting company ...

Google Cloud Launches Premium Support Offering

By expanding the offering, increasing features and coverage and adding mission-critical support, Google Cloud is recognizing customers are trusting their most crucial systems to Google and giving them a premium support back line to ensure they continue to run smoothly ...

Agosto Adds “Work Transformation – Enterprise” Specialization to its Google Cloud Partner Portfolio of Expertise

Agosto, LLC, a leading cloud services and development company and Google Cloud Premier Partner, has earned the Google Cloud Partner Program Specialization in Work Transformation for the Enterprise ...

President Aric Bandy Named One of IT Channel’s 25 Most Innovative Executives by CRN

Agosto LLC, a cloud services and development company and Google Cloud Premier Partner, announced that company President, Aric Bandy, has been identified by CRN as one of the IT channel’s 25 Most Innovative Executives, landing at number 13 on the list. ...

Google Cloud Partners hopeful on new program, but seek advances

Google's bid to sort its partner initiative is viewed as a positive development among the company's partners, some of which are heavily focusing on the cloud provider's platform. ...

Skykit Launches Android Version of Digital Signage Product at InfoComm

Android provides flexibility to users in terms of hardware, international availability, and customization options for both non-touch and touch display panels ...

Agosto raises expansion capital

Minneapolis-based Agosto Holdings, a cloud-services and development company, has secured $6.5 million in capital from California-based Bridge Bank and SG Credit Partners ...

Skykit’s Parent Company Announces $6.5M Raise To Speed Growth

The company behind the Google Chrome OS-centric digital signage solution Skykit has announced a $6.5 million funding round intended to drive what it calls an aggressive growth plan ...

Cloud-computing firm Agosto lands $6.5M

Agosto Inc., a cloud services and development company, has secured $6.5 million to increase headcount and fund business improvements ...

Agosto Secures $6.5 Million in Financing Led by Bridge Bank

Agosto Holdings, LLC, a cloud services and development company and Google Cloud Premier Partner, announced today it has secured $6.5 million in capital from Bridge Bank and SG Credit Partners ...

Agosto Achieves Application Development Specialization in Google Cloud Partner Program

Agosto is recognized for its technical proficiency and success in developing Advanced enterprise applications on Google Cloud Platform ...

Google Cloud partners back company’s industry shift

Google is aiming its cloud platform at vertical markets as it pursues what Google Cloud partners described as a focused growth strategy geared toward senior-level business buyers ...

Agosto takes digital sign management to the cloud

When video screens at Davanni’s 21 Twin Cities restaurants show a hot pie emerging from an oven, that’s what customers want. Same for hot hoagies and other items that get the in-store promotional video treatment ...

Agosto Earns New Google Cloud Partner IoT Specialization

Google Cloud added the new internet-of-things specialization and a marketing analytics specialization in the past week, according to its website, bringing the number of those designations to 12 ...

Agosto Achieves IoT Specialization in Google Cloud Partner Program

A Premier Partner at Google Cloud Next ‘19, Agosto is recognized for its technical proficiency and success in developing IoT applications on Google Cloud Platform ...

Agosto Teams Up With Google Cloud to Host Final Four Events in Minneapolis

Agosto, LLC, a cloud services and development company and Google Cloud Premier Partner, in partnership with Google Cloud, will be treating customers to a host of activities during the NCAA Final Four championship games. ...

Let’s Get Connected!
Recent Blog Posts
News
Case Studies

Privacy Settings
We use cookies to enhance your experience while using our website. If you are using our Services via a browser you can restrict, block or remove cookies through your web browser settings. We also use content and scripts from third parties that may use tracking technologies. You can selectively provide your consent below to allow such third party embeds. For complete information about the cookies we use, data we collect and how we process them, please check our Privacy Policy
Youtube
Consent to display content from Youtube
Vimeo
Consent to display content from Vimeo
Google Maps
Consent to display content from Google