Istanbul, Turkey. - June 15, 2017 – Red Hat, the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that it has signed LinkPlus, a leading value added distributor for Turkey. Collaborating with Red Hat represents an opportunity for LinkPlus’ reseller partners to build new skills and expand their product portfolios with open source platform, cloud and middleware technologies.
“LinkPlus is delighted to accelerate the success of our customers and partners with Linux platforms, cloud and middleware solutions” said Cem Borhan, Deputy General Manager - LinkPlus. “These platforms are well-poised to leverage the growing trends of cloud computing, big data and mobile technologies in the region.”
“Selecting LinkPlus as our local distributor is a strategic business move. With LinkPlus’ expertise and Red Hat's portfolio of open source IT solutions, we are confident that this collaboration can bring greater value to both partners and customers alike in Turkey” said Haluk Tekin, General Manager at Red Hat.”
About Red Hat Inc.
Red Hat, Inc. is an American multinational software company providing open-source software products to the enterprise community. Founded in 1993, Red Hat has its corporate headquarters in Raleigh, North Carolina, with satellite offices worldwide.
Red Hat has become associated to a large extent with its enterprise operating system Red Hat Enterprise Linux and with the acquisition of open-source enterprise middleware vendor JBoss. Red Hat also offers Red Hat Virtualization (RHV), an enterprise virtualization product. Red Hat provides storage, operating system platforms, middleware, applications, management products, and support, training, and consulting services. For more information, visit https://www.redhat.com/en
LinkPlus is a subsidiary of Redington Gulf, who are one of the largest and fastest growing regional distributors of I.T. products across Middle East, Turkey and Africa, with an annual turnover in excess of USD 2.8 Billion for FY2016. Their regional presence includes a network of sales, services and logistics centers across 24 countries, that makes up one of the region’s most comprehensive Supply Chain Services network in IT Distribution.
Value Added Business Model
LinkPlus’ main objective is to provide products and services through its business partners who are active in the field of information, technical support and consultancy services with an understanding of value-added business model. With its knowledge and experience-based pre-sales and after-sales services, LinkPlus provides Demo Center to Partner Hub with periodic product maintenance and technical support. Our company's value-added business model approach has made us a company that delivers financial products and services to customers by delivering new value to them, rather than being a company that carries out financial transactions and holds stocks. In line with this understanding, LinkPlus is expanding its distribution network day by day and established a leading position in the sector.