AvePoint Partners with LINK Development to Migrate, Manage, and Protect SharePoint and Office 365 Data in the Middle East

Partnership combines AvePoint solutions with LINK Development’s comprehensive consulting services for Microsoft SharePoint and Office 365

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia — May 18, 2016AvePoint, the Microsoft Cloud expert, today announced a value added reseller (VAR) partnership with LINK Development, a leading technology solution provider across the Middle East and a subsidiary of OTVentures. The agreement will enable Middle Eastern organizations to tap into the expertise of LINK Development and access the best software solutions to harness the power of Microsoft technologies.

AvePoint’s solutions for SharePoint and Office 365 in tandem with LINK Development’s best-in-class consulting services provide organizations across the region with a set of robust products and services to implement and manage their SharePoint environments.

“LINK Development shares in our mission to empower organizations through state-of-the-art technology solutions,” said Tarek Shamounki, Senior Vice President of Enterprise Sales, AvePoint. “We look forward to helping organizations across the Middle East better migrate, manage, and protect their SharePoint and Office 365 assets by pairing AvePoint solutions with LINK Development’s expert services throughout the region.”

With integrated cloud, hybrid, and on-premises software solutions as well as 24/7 support, AvePoint helps organizations ease transition to the Microsoft technologies, increase IT administrator productivity, and satisfy governance and compliance objectives.

Founded in 1996 and with more than 450 employees, LINK Development helped many government agencies and enterprise customers in the MEA region to digitally transform their businesses, reduce paper use, understand and respond faster to their customers, and gain more control and visibility on their business operations. LINK partners with best-in-class technology solutions to support its customers in their digital transformation including software development, cloud solutions, Customer Relationship Management, infrastructure, e-services, enterprise integration and mobile solutions.

“We are proud to work with AvePoint, as its offerings for SharePoint and Office 365 fulfill the unique needs of organizations both in our region and around the world,” said Tarek El Araby, Business Development Director, LINK Development. “AvePoint’s award-winning solutions blend perfectly into our software implementation strategies and complement our offerings to help organizations navigate the Microsoft Cloud effectively.”

For more information on how AvePoint helps organizations migrate, manage, and protect SharePoint and Office 365 data, please visit our website. For additional information on how LINK Development can match organizations to software designed to their strengths, needs, and characteristics, please visit the company’s website.

About AvePoint

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AvePoint's global channel partner program includes over 3,500 managed service providers, value added resellers and systems integrators, with our solutions available in more than 100 cloud marketplaces. To learn more, visit https://www.avepoint.com.

About LINK Development

LINK Development, an A15 subsidiary (previously known as OTVentures), is a leading Technology Solutions Provider in the Middle East and Worldwide. Founded in 1996, with +450 employees, the company operates through offices in Egypt (HQ), UAE, KSA, Qatar, Italy and Canada.

LINK provides best-in-class technology solutions that that assist in the digital transformation of customers including software development, cloud solutions, Customer Relationship Management, infrastructure, e-services and mobile solutions. The company has served Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, as well as local, regional, and global businesses. LINK is a Microsoft Regional ISV Partner, Certified CSP (Cloud Service Provider), Gold Application Integration Partner, Gold Cloud Platform Partner, Gold Cloud Productivity Partner, and a 2015-2016 Microsoft Dynamics Certified Public Sector Partner in MEA; as well as a winner of 2015/2014 Dynamics Inner Circle and President Club awards.

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