Simon Williams: Smartworld committed to drive excellence, foster digital growth in region
Smartworld to host CIO Roundtable during GITEX Technology Week
GITEX Technology Week from Oct 18 to 22 at Dubai World Trade Centre
Smartworld , an Etisalat and Dubai South joint venture company, has announced its participation in the 35thGITEX Technology Week, to be held from October 18-22, 2015, at the Dubai World trade Centre.
The UAE-based leading systems integrator and Digital ICT services provider will showcase its latest technological offerings and recent innovative deployments in major projects across the Middle East, in line with the core of the 35th anniversary edition of GITEX Technology Week, which is ‘Innovation and the rapidly evolving Internet of Everything’.
Simon Williams, Sales Director, Smartworld, said: ” Smartworld is strongly focused on fostering digital growth in the region by bringing high value offerings to the UAE market, toward which there have been a couple of major initiatives in the last few months. Smartworld ‘s participation in GITEX Technology Week, a key global event that marks presence of leading ICT professionals, is an ideal platform to generate awareness about our latest highly advanced solutions to companies across the Middle East, which are much needed in light of the present day’s dynamic and highly competitive business environment.”
Smartworld has been actively diversifying its portfolio of offerings and has taken numerous initiatives in this direction recently including forging tie ups with some of the most trusted names in the global IT industry offering cloud based solutions to its clients.
Among its recent initiatives are an agreement with Keross, a leading international provider of IT solutions, to provide the latter’s bouquet of cloud-based solutions across the UAE. Also a partnership with Metricstream for EGRC implementation services and hosted GRC solution for customers in a private or hybrid cloud model, thereby addressing Audit, IT governance and Security challenges for Middle East organizations. The company has also been awarded the globally recognized ISO/IEC 20000-1:2011certification for Information Technology Service Management, and CISCO Gold Certification, this year, demonstrating its commitment to excellence.
According to the company’s senior executives, Smartworld will also host a CIO roundtable during GITEX.
“The GITEX Technology Week is looked up as a strong international platform where professionals get to learn about the latest trends and innovations and hence, also presents an opportunities to learn about the latest international trends on a single platform. The CIO platform will present a knowledge sharing opportunity,” added Williams.