The Solution for Syrus Group

+ Tailor-made

+ DevOps & SRE

+ AWS Cloud

AWS Technology:

Amazon EC2 for Microsoft Windows Server, Amazon RDS, AWS Directory Service, AWS Elastic Beanstalk

  • Syrus Group

    Syrus Group is a distribution expert in emerging and mature markets of Polymers and Chemicals, and offers complete supply chain solutions and tailored logistics, for both its suppliers and customers.

    Syrus Group initiated its activities in 2003 with operations in Uruguay, later in 2006 opened an office in Belgium to consolidate its presence in the African continent. Nowadays, Syrus is a multinational company with locations in Latin America, Africa and Asia.

  • The challenge

    Manage Syrus's digital transformation by developing and integrating systems and infrastructure which enable Syrus's team to carry out general management tasks in a more efficient way, reducing the company's operating costs.

  • The Results

    Syrus experienced the benefits of having a flexible infrastructure, as over time they increased Amazon EBS volume size, changed instance sizes, and also added more Remote Desktop users with Microsoft CAL licenses, all done with minimum operational efforts and without system downtime.

  • After migrating SAP Business One to AWS, together with the infrastructure designed by BigCheese, Syrus also saw the following results.

  • 20% decrease in infrastructure maintenance costs, compared to on-premises infrastructure.

    100% of the Excel sheets used to transfer information between the core and SAP were eliminated thanks to full integration between both systems.

    60% less time spent on operational tasks related to the deployment of the Syrus Core System, due to the improvements obtained through the implementation of continuous delivery on the AWS Elastic Beanstalk instances.