"Huawei to kick-off IT road show in Qatar"

Huawei to kick-off IT road show in Qatar

Huawei set to kick-off its annual nation-wide ICT Road Show collaborating with representatives from the government and private sector to showcase how organisations in Qatar can benefit through new advancements in IT ‘cloud’ technology in the coming years.

The Huawei Qatar IT Road Show will run from January 10 to 12, under the theme ‘Open Roads to Cloud.

Huawei experts will offer guidance on how its new cloud-based IT portfolio, which includes both the Huawei Disaster Recovery solution and its Oceanstor Intelligent Storage solution, can be applied in various vertical sector enterprise environments, said a statement.

These include the fields of oil and gas, healthcare, education and banking and finance, it said.

Zong Yan, chief executive officer, Huawei Qatar, said: “Societies across the globe are entering into a new era of in-depth integration of the digital and physical worlds, changing the way that organizations deliver on-demand services to the public.

“In building a better connected Qatar and in line with the country’s Vision 2030, it is Huawei’s aim to help make IT simple and business more agile. We are also committed to make more contributions to Qatar’s 2022 Fifa World Cup efforts with our complete end-to-end IT products and solutions.”

Due to its popularity at last year’s roadshow, the Huawei Demo Truck will also be returning for a second year to give visitors the opportunity to experience firsthand Huawei’s latest innovations in data centre solutions, virtual servers and desktops, plus a wide range of vertical industry solutions.

The Demo Truck includes access to a fully-functional Huawei data center container operating in a live environment and provides an interactive demonstration platform to showcase its full IT solution portfolio.

During the Road Show, Huawei will be showcasing its Oceanstor V3 storage solution, which was recently unveiled in the Middle East, said the statement.

The Oceanstor V3 is the industry’s first converged storage platform, which combines a cloud-oriented architecture with a powerful new hardware and intelligent management software, it added.