Case Studies

Appetize called Taos when they needed to meet a Tight Deadline Migrating their Applications to Amazon Web Services



  • EC2 – Elastic Compute Cloud
  • ELB – Elastic Load Balancing / Network Load Balancers
  • S3 – S3 Object Storage
  • OpsWorks
  • RDS – Relational Database Service
  • KMS – Key Management Service
  • EFS – Elastic File System
  • IAM – Identity and Access Management

Customer Profile

High-Tech and Electronics

Appetize is a modern point-of-sale software company delivering solutions to the largest and highest volume clients around the globe in retail, food service, entertainment, leisure, and education. Appetize selected Taos to assist in its cloud migration to AWS, as well as its CI/CD automation and re-platforming to cloud-native services.

Utilizing Taos’ Professional and Managed Services, Appetize was able to fully decommission its data center presence and shift to cloud-native capabilities in AWS. The cloud-native approach allows Appetize to leverage next-generation tooling, automation, and self-healing capabilities. The following were seen as real results from this initiative:

    • The customer on-premises environment was stabilized, enabling the migration into AWS
    • Lift-and-Shift migration into AWS
    • Re-platforming of critical services once in AWS
    • Implementation of automation AWS automation tooling
    • Customer environment running completely within AWS
    • Decommission of old data center environment