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The One-stop end-to-end Cloud services and managed services partner: Bulletproof

“We are the leading cloud services providers in Australia/New Zealand and trusted partner to over 700 organisations.”

Founded in 2000 in Sydney, Australia, Bulletproof has consistently led market innovation with public and private cloud based services. Bulletproof was the first company in Australia to launch a public cloud service in 2006 and launch a managed Amazon Web Services (AWS) in 2012. In early 2014, Bulletproof Networks a wholly owned subsidiary of Bulletproof Group Limited, a public company, listed on the Australian Securities Exchange.

Later 2014, Bulletproof acquired Pantha, a major Consulting Partner with Amazon Web Services (AWS), known for their innovative work in DevOps and cloud deployment for major enterprise customers, including AAP, Red Balloon and Sydney Airport Corporation. Bulletproof acquired Infoplex in 2015, relied upon by Genworth and GraysOnline for their highly secure data centres that are ISO27001 certified, APRA compliant, and Sarbanes Oxley auditable. In 2016 Bulletproof made its third acquisition of leading Amazon Web Services Advanced Consulting partner in New Zealand, Cloud House.

Mission Critical Cloud Services

CEO’s words: Our team of Cloud experts are ready to consult and design the best Cloud strategy for your requirements, deliver and implement the project and provide 24/7 proactive support and monitoring.

Amazon Web Services (AWS): As Australia’s leading AWS Premier Consulting Partner, you can rest assured that you’ve come to the best place to design and implement your AWS Cloud solution. Our extensive knowledge of the AWS technology suite, coupled with our tight partnership with AWS expertise and our years of experience, means we can help you make the most of your AWS investment.

Dedicated VM Hosting (VMWare): We provide dedicated VM hosting, customized and built for your specific requirements. Our VMware-based hosting solutions are designed to be fault tolerant, eliminating single points of failure, with optimised performance. It can be configured for public and private Cloud deployments.

Hybrid Cloud: Not quite ready to fully transition into the Cloud? We have the professional and technical services to help you design, deploy and support your hybrid environment. We have experience in building for both hybrid digital and non digital work loads.

Application and SaaS Cloud hosting
Our team of experts is ready to help manage your application and SaaS Cloud hosting requirements. Let us take care of the infrastructure and Cloud management, monitoring and support, so your team of developers and in-house technical engineers can focus on delivering innovation and great tools.

End-to-end Cloud Services: We provide end-to-end Cloud service to support you at whichever stage you are in your Cloud journey – consult, deliver and support. We can advise you on how best to design, migrate and optimise your environment, provide you with hands-on technical assistance in implementing your application or ongoing monitoring, and help manage and support your infrastructure. We’re here to help.

Dedicated VM Hosting, Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud and Hybrid Cloud: We provide solutions on Dedicated VMware hosting, AWS and Hybrid Cloud, for both in-house built applications and off the self applications such as Sitecore, Magento, SAP and more.

Re-architect for the Cloud: Through Bulletproof’s Professional Services team, we can advise and provide you with hands on assistance if you’re looking to re-architect your application for your Cloud. We can assess, review, design, plan, and implement a proof of concept, build and more – specific to your requirements.

Optimise for the Cloud: Whether your application is an off-the-shelf application such as a CMS, CRM or ERP, or an in-house built custom application, we can help optimise your application for Cloud best practice: high availability, performance, security and scalability.

Agile Development and DevOps: We can help you to design and implement an Agile Development process to support a DevOps culture. Our Professional Services division can help with developing strategies and tools that are tailor made for your business.

Bulletproof Professional Services
Our expert Professional Services team is dedicated to providing you with solutions and strategies that will transform the way you conduct business. As Australia’s leading end-to-end Cloud services provider, and will be with you every step of the way: from the initial consultation and strategy, to technical delivery and implementation, to on-going management, support and continuous improvement.

Some of Many Happy Customers
“As our AWS managed services end-to-end partner, Bulletproof are flexible, knowledgeable and take a keen interest in understanding our business needs. We love dealing with them!”
– Universal Music Australia

“The standout is Bulletproof’s proactive support. It is exceptional, not just across the hosting platform itself, but also in the way they’re willing to collaborate with our developers and business to ensure maximum performance, meet business requirements to quickly scale the environment, whilst following best practice methods.”
– Quiksilver

“Bulletproof has provided the most pro-active and intelligent technical support I’ve seen in the industry. From the first planning discussions through to implementation and testing, Bulletproof’s expertise and ongoing assistance has been invaluable for our migration to an AWS auto-scale environment.”
– Christopher Simon, Chief Technology Officer

Meet the Master

Anthony Woodward, CEO: Anthony is a computer scientist and business founder at heart. Co-founder and CTO of ZipWorld, an internet access provider successfully sold to Pacific Internet in 1999, and then CTO, Australia until 2000. He Co-founded Bulletproof in 2000, and was involved in development of the business strategy, management and rapid growth trajectory. Instrumental in the reverse-listing of Bulletproof onto the ASX in 2014, and continues to drive and execute on strategy.

“Whatever we do, we strive for excellence. We build and support mission-critical systems reliably and securely without fail.”