Our Company

A Leader in the Post-Hardware Era.

Your Trusted Cloud Advisor

2nd Watch walks alongside our clients to help them navigate and embrace change to provide better customer experiences through the blend of technology and innovation that is at our core.

Our world-class cloud native capabilities in strategic consulting, workload design, technology deployments and workload management enable our clients to have the agility of a growth company and the security of a leader. 

2nd Watch’s team of experts works with global brands in financial services, retail, fast-moving consumer goods, media, manufacturing IT, healthcare and education.


Born in the cloud over a decade ago

Driven by innovation and the deep conviction that anything is possible with the right balance of agility and security, we are dedicated to staying in front of the cloud as we help our clients cope with this new technology, rapid innovation, competitive threats and developing a more efficient business process and walk alongside them in this post-hardware era for their success.

Selected by global brands for our thought leadership and agility through tested, proven and trusted customer-obsessed solutions for people, processes and technology, we are hyper-focused on six solution areas:

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A leader among global managed service providers

Gartner has recognized 2nd Watch as a leader and a challenger in its Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Professional & Managed Services, Worldwide reports. 2nd Watch is proud to be recognized for our completeness of vision and ability to execute.


Focus on the enterprise at the core

2nd Watch provides cloud services for enterprise workloads in the public cloud. We have been recognized by Amazon Web Services as a Premier Partner for the better half of a decade and an audited and approved Managed Service Provider for our outstanding customer experiences, depth and breadth of our products and services, and our ability to scale to meet customer demand. We also hold the Microsoft Workload Competency and are a Microsoft Azure Gold Cloud Platform Partner and a Google Cloud Partner.


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Our Partners

Backed by ST Telemedia (STT), a strategic investor focused on data centers, infrastructure technology, communications and media businesses. Our alignment with STT combines 2nd Watch’s market leading position in the United States and reputation for world class services with STT’s Asia portfolio and allows us to deliver a broader set of infrastructure software solutions and enhanced end-to-end client experience.


2nd Watch and Palo Alto Networks partner to bring centralized enterprise-grade security across multi-cloud and hybrid cloud environments. Combining 2nd Watch’s industry-leading cloud consulting expertise and Palo Alto Networks’ industry-leading enterprise security solutions, clients will achieve a greater proactive security posture and protected enterprise cloud platform.

2nd Watch’s VMware Cloud on AWS service helps you analyze the state of your VMware environment, design a sound hybrid architecture leveraging VMC on AWS and test base infrastructure capabilities within a hybrid topology for architectural integrity.

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2nd Watch partners with CloudHealth Technologies as the cloud management platform to provide you detailed analysis, integrated reporting, and governance practices that enable enterprises to control resources and spend that maximizes return on your cloud investments. Recently acquired by VMware, CloudHealth Technologies is a flexible, scalable platform that manages hybrid and multi-cloud environments.

Software analytics company, New Relic, provides enhanced insight into enterprise application performance. This partnership combines 2nd Watch’s managed services with New Relic’s real-time cloud monitoring and analytics, enabling customers greater application optimization and improving their overall experience with their application and infrastructure environments.

Moogsoft focuses on AIOps, providing a next generation platform for IT incident management in the cloud. Moogsoft’s AI algorithms are designed to better correlate alerts and reduce the associated noise. Moogsoft’s automation allows for faster incident resolution and delivers continuous assurance for critical digital services.

As a cybersecurity vendor, Armor is a high-level security service that helps prevent data breaches with fewer security tools, fewer alerts, and fewer falsepositives. Integrated with 2nd Watch’s offerings, Armor provides rapid incident remediation across AWS, Azure, and GCP.

Our Leadership

Doug Schneider

Chief Executive Officer

Scott Parrish

Chief Financial Officer

Kristin Brennan

Vice President, People

Michele Wood

Vice President, Corporate Controller

Kell Bodholt

General Counsel


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