Thursday 15th April. Syntax, the leading multi-cloud and multi-ERP managed cloud provider for mission-critical applications, expanded its global presence today through the acquisition of Linke, a preeminent provider of SAP on Amazon Web Services (AWS) solutions in the Iberian, French, and Nordic markets. Syntax currently provides cloud solutions and services to customers in a variety of major industries, including manufacturing, healthcare, construction, transportation, utilities and more. With this acquisition, Syntax combines its own renowned capabilities with those of Linke, allowing it to assist even more companies in the broader EMEA market on their journeys to the Cloud. Syntax is a portfolio company of Novacap, a Montreal-based private equity firm.
Syntax Expands Global Presence and SAP on AWS Capabilities Through Acquisition of Linke
Webinar: How to optimize your SAP workloads when migrating to AWS cloud
More and more organizations using SAP systems are migrating their environments to the cloud. And many of those are opting for Amazon Web Services (AWS), the market's leading public cloud platform to support SAP solutions. Since 2012, AWS is working to provide an infrastructure that improves the availability, performance and reduces costs to SAP customers.
If your company is considering moving to the AWS cloud platform but you are still unsure of the benefits that it can bring, this webinar will help you clear your doubts on security and responsibility issues, technical sizing of the platform or hidden costs.
In this webinar, in collaboration with SAP and AWS, you will understand what steps need to be taken in order to:
- Optimize your costs
- Implement the most adapted cloud-infrastructure
- Fully secure your SAP applications
IDC Report: MRG Cloud Digital Transformation Case Study
The renowned and independent analyst firm IDC publishes an in depth report focusing on Madrileña Red de Gas (MRG), the third largest gas distributor in Spain and their digital transformation journey based on cloud. The report analyses why MRG decided to move to AWS cloud with Linke as their technical partner in order to transform their company business strategy from a meter-centric to a customer centric.
Linke grows by over 19% in 2020
On a year marked by the 10th anniversary of the company and the complex economic context, Linke ended 2020 with a revenue of 11 million euros, representing a growth of 19,5% compared to last year.
The revenue on international markets has also expanded from 20% to 25% in terms of overall revenue and new business units within the organization such as solutions based on improving SAP on AWS usage as well as implementations on virtual assistants or call centers, now represent the 3% and 6% of the total revenue, respectively.
Linke has also had the recognition of its two main partners becoming SAP Gold Partner and achieving the AWS Well-Architected Competency last year.
Webinar: How to secure your SAP Data on AWS cloud
How to guarantee security and sovereignty of your SAP data on AWS cloud?
Sensitive data and critical business processes protection is key when choosing an hyperscaler. Data might get exposed and is usually used by multiple services. For more than 10 years, SAP, AWS and Linke are helping customers migrate their SAP systems to the cloud with an extreme focus on cybersecurity. In this webinar, we will present what is the SAP and AWS data-security common approach covering:
- SAP AWS Cybersecurity services and SAP Threat Detection solutions to monitor vulnerabilities and automatically identify and react to intrusion or unusual user behaviors at both IT Infrastructure and business application layers.
- New solutions designed to ensure data sovereignty and help you keep control of your encryption’s keys according to local cybersecurity laws.
- How to generate synergies between AWS services & SAP solutions to optimize your Cyber-Defense and ensure sovereignty and compliance, for example using AWS services to detect sensitive data and how Linke AWS Connector for SAP solution can help you automate data classification with SAP.
Linke awarded "AWS Migration Partner of the year" 2020 in Spain
Amazon Web Services (AWS) has recognized Linke's ability to lead enterprise management system migrations to its cloud platform.
The public cloud platform has announced the winners of the APN Partner Awards 2020 in Spain, which recognize those companies that play a key role in helping their customers, driving their innovation and creating solutions in the AWS cloud. Specifically, Linke has been the winner in the category 'APN Migration Partner of the Year', for its ability to lead a large number of migrations of ERP systems from business customers to AWS, taking advantage of the AWS migration acceleration program, that allows us to evaluate, prepare and migrate large on-premises installations to AWS.
Press Release - Linke becomes SAP Gold Partner
Linke becomes SAP Gold Partner
Barcelona, 29th September 2020. Linke has become SAP Gold Partner, the highest category of the company´s Partner Edge Program, which confirms the high level of service our consultants provide in the implementations carried out within its SAP practice such as SAP S/4 HANA, SAP on HANA, SAP BW on HANA, SAP Portal, SAP Lumira, SAP GRC, SAP BusinessObjects, SAP NetWeaver Process Integration (PI) and, for, of course, the migrations of SAP systems to AWS cloud.
Press Release - AWS Well Architected Certified Partner
Linke becomes an AWS Well-Architected certified partner
Barcelona, 22nd July 2020. Linke has recently achieved a new Amazon Web Services (AWS) designation, becoming AWS Well-Architected certified partner. This certification endorses Linke´s ability and experience to evaluate the architectures of companies that have their workloads and applications in the cloud, and help them get the most out of their investments in the cloud, based on the best practices and guidelines of the public cloud platform.
News - Cepsa and AWS
Linke will support Cepsa´s SAP migration project through AWS Professional Service
Madrid, 25th June 2020. Cepsa and AWS have signed an alliance to accelerate digital transformation in the energy sector. The multinational energy company chooses AWS as its preferred cloud computing provider to offer new services, develop IoT solutions, as well as analytics that improve decision-making and increase operational efficiency. Linke will support in the SAP migration project toghether with AWS Professional Service.
Press Release - Emory Cloud Backup
Linke Emory Cloud Backup now available for trial and purchase on SAP App Centre
Barcelona, 24th June 2020. By integrating with SAP HANA and SAP Cloud Platform, SAP ASE service, Linke´s Emory Cloud Backup enables customers to streamline the management of database backups on Amazon S3, the Amazon We Services (AWS) storage service...