Amazon Web Services launches Linke AWS Connector for SAP on the Solution's Space


Many enterprises have implemented Amazon Web Services since it was launched. And, with the development of SAP workloads, firms are looking for ways to migrate and deploy this technology on Amazon Web Services cloud.

Linke helps those companies perform SAP-centric digital transformation strategies like database migration to SAP HANA, new SAP deployments or projects that incorporate SAP systems into Amazon Web Services. Moreover, Linke has also developed the product AWS Connector for SAP,  SAP add-on written in ABAP (Advanced Business Application Programming) language that allows the integration of web-based applications on AWS with SAP systems

The implementation of AWS software resources in ABAP language enables companies to leverage Amazon's web-based resources as an extension of SAP workloads using the same language and tools and allow full integration into the SAP environment.

Thus, whether a business is using big data, DevOps, Chatbots, IoT or voice-supported applications, it can combine those initiatives with their SAP applications. Also, companies can make the most out of the cloud-based applications.

Today, Linke supports more than 300 SAP instances on AWS with the help of certified engineers from SAP and AWS. Customers such as Ávoris and Barceló Hotel Group have already started using AWS Connector for SAP successfully. 

In the case of Ávoris, the add-on enables direct integration with the Ávoris SAP ERP platform for archiving objects. This simplifies the archiving process and also reduces costs by eliminating the need for on-premises archiving infrastructure. 

While Barceló Hotel Group has reduced its physical storage needs by more than 800 GB and the backup time to 30%  with database maintenance efficiency improving by 20%.

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Linke AWS Connector for SAP highlights 

Amazon Web Services allow enterprises to run SAP workloads. It's a flexible and cost-efficient model with certifications for security and compliance and has global infrastructure to help users get started on integrating SAP on web-based applications on Amazon. The range of features included on Linke´s AWS Connector for SAP help optimize SAP in the cloud. Such features include: 

  • Native SAP ABAP add-on
  • ­AWS SDK implementation in ABAP
  • ­SAP ArchiveLink Compatible
  • Integrate SAP workloads with AWS Services
  • ­Leverage AWS Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) storage service for SAP Documents and SAP Data Archiving requirements
  • Accelerate experimentation, innovation and implementation of integration scenarios between SAP workloads and AWS Services



Since Linke AWS connector for SAP is an SAP add-on that connects the SAP system to Amazon's S3 using SAP Archivelink interface features, businesses can leverage on the safety, durability and cost-effective features of Amazon S3 for SAP data. Users can also enjoy the large storage capacity that increases with their needs. The development of Linke AWS connector for SAP in ABAP language allows compatibility of SDK and SAP Archive link


Finding AWS Connector for SAP on AWS Solution Space

Linke AWS Connector for SAP can be found on the SAP category solution's page and consolidates Linke´s expertise as an AWS Premier Partner with the AWS SAP Competency. 

It is interesting to highlight that customers can also request AWS credits to deploy SAP solutions on AWS. Don't miss this opportunity and find out more! 


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