Al-Shammari: Launching these services in line with our strategy aimed at strengthening the company’s position
“Ooredoo Business” revealed the launch of the “Cloud Connect” service for its business and corporate customers across Kuwait, due to the availability of a variety of cloud computing services, through the “Microsoft Azure” cloud platform established by Microsoft, relying on its network of data centers.
The company stated in a statement that the “Microsoft Azure” cloud platform is characterized by high flexibility, strength and appropriate cost. This step is expected to be an additional factor in accelerating digital transformation and a key element for the economic prosperity stipulated in the Kuwait Vision 2035 “New Kuwait”.
Zainab Al-Shammari, Director of Strategic Marketing and Business Planning – Corporate Sector at Ooredoo Kuwait, said: “Ooredoo has a deep history and confidence in the digital services market in the country and the region.
The launch of such innovative digital services and solutions comes in line with our strategy and vision aimed at strengthening the company’s position as a unified communications provider in Kuwait and the region, and in line with Kuwait’s Vision 2035.
Al-Shammari added: “We see digital transformation as a key element in achieving this promise, as our partnership with Microsoft will accelerate the transition to cloud services, bring more innovation, meet customer needs, lead innovation, and create jobs and prosperity for all members of Kuwaiti society and the business sector.”
And she expected that the company will provide the “Cloud Connect” service for companies and institutions in the country with secure, reliable and affordable cloud communication services to push the digital transformation. This partnership between Ooredoo and Microsoft will also allow Ooredoo to strengthen the position of “Ooredoo” as a unified communications provider through the connection service. Azure ExpressRoute, which enables companies to connect their networks at their workplace.
Aladdin Karim, General Manager at Microsoft Kuwait, said: “Microsoft’s mission is to empower every individual and organization to achieve more achievements. Our partnership with Ooredoo aims to reinforce our commitment to the government, individuals and the business community in Kuwait. Through the reliable, versatile and intelligent (Microsoft Cloud), companies will be able to engage and interact with customers, empower employees, improve operations, and reinvent business models through digital transformation. ”
“Cloud Connect to Microsoft Azure” from “Ooredoo” is considered one of the important solutions that provide secure, reliable and affordable access to public and private cloud services from Microsoft “Azure”.
With this solution from “Ooredoo”, companies can confidently and securely access Microsoft Azure domain services in Europe, and public cloud services such as “Microsoft Office 365” and “Dynamics 365”. Thus, corporate customers can launch services in the market. Greater speed and flexibility, as well as access to secure communications services, and strengthening of its departments to drive digital transformation.
Microsoft Azure provides a set of platforms and services for businesses while optimizing costs and reducing the complexities of network management.
Technologies in the “Microsoft Cloud” include business intelligence, machine learning, predictive analytics, intelligent robots, natural language processing, and IoT field communication services.