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Improve SAP user connection to AWS with Global Accelerator


Great news coming from AWS for SAP customers! As announced on 2018 re: Invent, Amazon Web Services has introduced a new service called “Global Accelerator”. According to the official information "AWS Global Accelerator is a service that improves the availability and performance of applications with users". Basically, provides static IP addresses that act as a fixed entry point to an application endpoint (such as SAP Router or Web Dispatcher*) in an AWS Region.

Let's have a look into their functionalities and how this new service can improve and optimize SAP system applications. 

*In AWS world, ALB, NLB or EC2 Instance, all of them entry points for SAP applications running on AWS. 


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Total Cost of Ownership: SAP cloud deployments

Businesses today have to choose between traditional hosting software and cloud computing. In the traditional model, companies would purchase physical software applications on which they would store their data.

On the other hand, cloud computing involves the purchase of storage space from a third party. With cloud applications, you will not physically own the servers but will be able to use them remotly and when needed. More and more companies today are abandoning traditional servers for cloud systems, but what exactly would be the total cost of owning cloud application services?

In this post we will explain you the main aspects when calculating TCO for SAP deployments on Amazon Web Services cloud. Keep reading.

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Five Trends Set to Define Business Transformation in 2020


At Linke, we have identified the technological trends that will define how companies undergo digital transformation in 2020. Ricardo Casanovas, Chief Technology Officer, stresses how an increasing number of companies are adopting cloud computing in order to be more competitive and agile among a digital context that is rapidly evolving. 

As this happens, increasingly large projects are being deployed throughout these organisations so that they can benefit from the advantages it offers such as system performance optimisation and and wide variety of technologies, such as artificial intelligence or Internet of Things, from their ERP systems and workloads. 


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Cloud Computing Comparisons: On-premise vs Cloud

The effectiveness of cloud computing solutions depends on how suitable they are to your business requirements. When setting up your IT infrastructure, one choice to make is whether to get on-premise or cloud computing.

The debate on which of these two solutions is better is never-ending. As a business owner, what you can do is understand how each system works and the major differences. It will be easy to tell which option aligns with your business needs.

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AWS announces new infrastructure region for Spain

Within the space of a year, Amazon Web Services were made available in Sweden, Bahrain and Hong Kong as new regions were opened. The company is also working to add an AWS Region to Milan in Italy, Jakarta in Indonesia and Cape Town in South Africa.

Most recently, Amazon announced that there is another AWS Region in the works for Europe and it will be opening end of 2022 or early 2023. Yes, we talk about about Spain region. With this, Amazon Web Services will be available in seven European regions as Milan joins Dublin, London, Stockholm, Frankfurt and Paris in 2020.


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10 Trends to watch for government digital innovation in 2019-2020

The latest report published by the IT consulting firm, Gartner, identifies the top ten trends that will impact government entities and their digital transformation. These trends have been selected in response to the main objectives according to public policies and commercial demands of non-governmental organizations.

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