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Optimize your AWS environments with a Well-Architected Review

Get expert insight into your cloud resources and learn how to adopt the latest AWS architecture best practices based on the Well-Architected Framework.

Do you know if your AWS environment is Well-Architected?

Ensure your AWS instances are secure, compliant, cost-effective, and fully optimized based on the 6 pillars of the AWS Well-Architected Framework. You can even earn up to $5,000 in AWS credits by completing a Well-Architected Review with Connectria.

Connectria is an AWS Premier Tier Partner and Well-Architected expert.

AWS Premier Tier Services Partners are the most experienced partners and recognized as leaders in their respective geographical, vertical, or horizontal markets. AWS Premier Partners have deep technical expertise with multiple partner program validations and demonstrated success working with a large number of customers at scale.

Operational Excellence

The operational excellence pillar focuses on running and monitoring systems, and continually improving processes and procedures. Key topics include automating changes, responding to events, and defining standards to manage daily operations.


The security pillar focuses on protecting information and systems. Key topics include confidentiality and integrity of data, managing user permissions, and establishing controls to detect security events.


The reliability pillar focuses on workloads performing their intended functions and how to recover quickly from failure to meet demands. Key topics include distributed system design, recovery planning, and adapting to changing requirements.

Performance Efficiency

The performance efficiency pillar focuses on structured and streamlined allocation of IT and computing resources. Key topics include selecting resource types and sizes optimized for workload requirements, monitoring performance, and maintaining efficiency as business needs evolve.

Cost Optimization

The cost optimization pillar focuses on avoiding unnecessary costs. Key topics include understanding spending over time and controlling fund allocation, selecting resources of the right type and quantity, and scaling to meet business needs without overspending.


The sustainability pillar focuses on minimizing the environmental impacts of running cloud workloads. Key topics include a shared responsibility model for sustainability, understanding impact, and maximizing utilization to minimize required resources and reduce downstream impacts.

Achieve better results from your AWS infrastructure

Our AWS certified cloud architects will perform an in-depth assessment of your AWS workloads and help you adopt the latest best practices—while optimizing cost and identifying security gaps in your current workloads.

  • Identify and remediate security vulnerabilities with a comprehensive risk assessment.
  • Uncover exposed resources and non-compliant practices related to HIPAA, HITRUST, PCI, SOC, and more.
  • Right-size your resource utilization for maximum performance and efficiency.
  • Reduce cloud costs by identifying and avoiding unnecessary spend and improperly configured resources.

Want to learn if AWS Well-Architected Review is right for you?

Frequently Asked Questions

As an audited AWS Premier Partner with over 2,000 cloud engagements and mission critical workloads under management, our team is uniquely qualified to assess your cloud architecture and help deploy a scalable and secure solution based on the latest and greatest best practices. Our team will be able to quickly identify security & compliance vulnerabilities, cost saving opportunities, and provide clearly defined solutions for improving your environments.

A Well-Architected Review typically requires between 1-4 hours of your time, and takes up to 14 days to complete, depending on the size and complexity of your workload.

During your review, you’ll receive:

  • Identification of items that do not conform to best practices based on the Well-Architected Framework
  • Prioritization of risks/opportunities by criticality
  • Roadmap of estimated time and cost to resolve the identified issues
  • Documentation of key findings that can be shared with other stakeholders

To receive a $5,000 credit towards your AWS account, a minimum of 25% of HRIs (high-risk items) identified in your review must be resolved within 30 days.

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