Luminis achieves the status of AWS Advanced Consulting Partner


Amersfoort, 20 January 2022. Tech company Luminis has achieved the status of Advanced Consulting Partner in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network. This achievement is another milestone in the collaboration between AWS and Luminis, and means that customers with issues related to AWS cloud services are in safe hands with Luminis.

With this new partnership level, Advanced Consulting Partner, it becomes even more clear to customers that Luminis is a recognized expert in the field of AWS. Examples of services that Luminis offers include: advice, integration, migration and the lifecycle management of applications in the AWS Cloud. With more than 60 different employees who have obtained one or more AWS certifications, Luminis joins the select group of AWS Advanced Consulting Partners in the Netherlands.

Luminis as Advanced Consulting Partner

To become an Advanced Consulting Partner, an extensive set of requirements must be met in terms of knowledge, based on AWS certifications, and experience, based on projects and results. In addition, a long-term partner plan has also been drawn up that sets out how AWS and Luminis can strengthen and use each other. An important part of this plan also fits in well with Luminis’ knowledge-sharing strategy. In 2021 Luminis organized various events for customers, colleagues and the AWS community in the Benelux. As a result, Luminis employees have been accepted into AWS’ prestigious Community Builder program. The AWS Community Builders program provides a variety of materials and networking opportunities for AWS thought leaders with the goal of growing the AWS community in the Benelux.

Cloud Proficiency by Gamification

Luminis has expanded its knowledge in the field of Cloud in a very special way: with Gamification. A number of enthusiastic Luminis colleagues have created a development program based on Gamification. that helps people get acquainted with the possibilities of Cloud technology. Bert Ertman, VP Technology explains: “To work on our Cloud Proficiency, a group of colleagues has started ‘Cloud the Game’. This is a platform with many gamification elements such as badges, pools and mini-challenges. Anyone who achieves something in the field of Cloud technology can share this performance with their colleagues. The platform and the challenges we organize challenge our employees to increase their Cloud Proficiency.”

Luminis as partner for Cloud technology

Cloud technology is both an opportunity as well as a challenge for many organizations. Luminis has been actively applying Cloud technology for both its customers and its own products since 2009. The gained knowledge and experience are the foundation for all our services and customers. These services focus on helping organizations with concepts such as ‘Cloud-the-Game’ and ‘Accelerate’, an intensive training for tomorrow’s leaders in field of technology, as well as on the technological challenges with services in the field of migrations, software development and data strategy.