With its comprehensive cloud service system, AWS not only meets the needs of Mary Kay's current cloud services, but also enables us to adjust the types of cloud services at any time according to the needs and changes of its business. AS our AWS MSP, SilverLining is a professional AWS service provider that we can fully rely on.
- - Mary kay CTO
About Mary kay
Mary Kay is a world-famous cosmetics brand, specializing in skin care and color cosmetics, Since its birth, Mary Kay has been maintaining a scientific and rigorous attitude, innovation and creation, expanded its product line, and persisted in optimizing the advantages of its special service, bringing a new beautiful experience for women and inheriting the enterprise mission of "rich women's life".
Mary kay faced various challenges in business and technology. Since Mary Kay is headquartered in the US and has a global presence, Mary kay hopes to find a service provider that can meet the management needs of its China headquarters and meet the specific business of its operations in various overseas markets' demand. At that time, in Chinese market, the lack of cloud service providers with rich experience and complete technology was difficult to meet the high reliability and high business flexibility required. On the other hand, Mary Kay also has high requirements for cost control, and it also imposes very high requirements for flexibility, convenience and cost performance of cloud platform service providers.
Why Amazon Web Services
Mary kay's development and deployment is based on the AWS cloud platform, using AWS products including Amazon EC2, Elastic Load Balancing, Amazon Route53, Amazon SQS, Auto Scaling, Amazon ElastiCache, Amazon RDS, Amazon EMR, Amazon EC2 Container Service, Amazon DynamoDB And Amazon S3 and so on. Compared to other cloud platforms, Mary Kay chose AWS based on three main factors: rich functionality, high reliability and scalability, and automated operation management.
With global infrastructure, AWS currently has 18 regions, 55 Availability Zones, and 119 Points of Presence (108 Edge Locations and 11 Regional Edge Caches) , enabling Mary Kay 's global operations to achieve lower latency and higher throughput.
Reasonable billing mode
AWS cloud services pay for usage and reserve instance, this model is particularly suitable for E-commerce project. When leveraging AWS, Mary kay can not only significantly reduce costs, but also allows the system can be expanded at any time to ensure the performance of the application system.
AWS provides a range of flexible services to enable companies to use AWS and DevOps practical experience to build and deliver products more quickly and reliably, such as CodePipeline, AWS ECS, AWS Lambda ，CloudFormation and so on. These services can simplify the preposition and management of the infrastructure, the deployment of the application code, the automation of the software release process, and the monitoring of the performance of the application and infrastructure.
Mary Kay Enterprise users can get applications to market quickly, without worrying about underlying infrastructure costs or maintenance.
AWS with its native stability, reliability and security of the data are guaranteed, have enhanced Mary kay's experience of both their domestic and overseas users.
Mary kay users can scale services to fit their needs, customize applications and access cloud services from anywhere with an internet connection.
AWS Cloud services give Mary kay a competitive advantage by providing the most innovative technology available when comparing with their CHINA local competitors.