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AWS cloud computing powered Digital Transformation

Ever since its inception in 2007, Planet Pharmacies has been growing at a staggering pace. Today it has a multi country footprint across the GCC and serves a range of segments within the healthcare sector. This includes pharmaceuticals, skin care, beauty, healthcare, nutra-ceuticals, personal care, baby care, sports nutrition and medical devices. While we continue to stay aggressive with our growth plans, we maintain a firm hold on being attentive to our customers’ needs and ensuring their complete satisfaction with all our products and services. Because for us, we are only as successful as our clients’ satisfaction.

Planet pharmacies servicing the healthcare sector guided by the vision of becoming the health care provider of choice has made great strides to consolidate its position with unique offering to customers all over UAE and other ME region as well. With the increased scale of the businesses in exploring different geographies Planet Pharmacies required a robust platform to power their business requirements. Like any other expanding business, leveraging technology to create value for all stake holders is key to success in modern world. Usage of cloud computing is central to any business digital transformation initiatives. Planet pharmacies required a reliable cloud platform and AWS was the technology of choice being a stable reliable cloud computing platform. Though there are many public cloud vendors, AWS was the choice because Planet Pharmacies wanted a mature cloud stack with proven, cost effective technologies along with readily available skillsets to ensure maximum value out of the investment.

Amazon Web Services offers a broad set of global cloud-based products including compute, storage, databases, analytics, networking, mobile, developer tools, management tools, IoT, security, and enterprise applications: on-demand, available in seconds, with pay-as-you-go pricing. From data warehousing to deployment tools, directories to content delivery, over 140 AWS services are available. New services can be provisioned quickly, without the upfront capital expense. This allows enterprises, start-ups, small and medium-sized businesses, and customers in the public sector to access the building blocks they need to respond quickly to changing business requirements.

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