Posted on September 18, 2017

MEEZA, Qatar’s reputed end-to-end managed IT services and solutions provider, has teamed up with Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider to bring more cost-effective solutions and state-of-the-art IT services to Qatar’s public and private sector organizations. The ‘Gold Partnership’ agreement was announced at Huawei’s Annual Global ‘Huawei Connect’ Event, held between the 5th and 7th of September 2017 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) in China.

The momentous agreement comes as part of MEEZA’s relentless efforts to contribute to the realization of Qatar’s Digital Vision, which is a part of the Qatar National Vision 2030 that aims to transform Qatar into a knowledge-based economy. The Gold Partnership will see MEEZA and Huawei jointly develop ICT and smart solutions that are world-class, yet cost-effective for organizations in various sectors in Qatar and throughout the entire region.

Commenting on the occasion, Eng. Ahmad Mohammed Al-Kuwari, CEO at MEEZA, said: “At MEEZA, we are pleased to partner with Huawei Technologies through a landmark agreement that is set to redefine the standards of managed IT services and solutions in Qatar and push the boundaries of what’s possible in terms of enabling industry digitization. By remaining at the cutting edge of technological innovation and remaining relevant to the nationwide requirements and aspirations of companies and institutions across all sectors, we are effectively bringing the country a state-of-the-art digital infrastructure that can power Qatar’s ambitions and help realize its vision for the future.”

“We are proud to partner with an esteemed and prestigious organisation like MEEZA. Such a dynamic partnership will put Qatar at the cutting-edge of technological advancement and innovation. We are excited to contribute to the development of the ICT ecosystem that will further Qatar’s national vision and agenda, and accelerate the digital transformation in Qatar and across the Middle East” said Zong Yan, CEO, Huawei Qatar. “Huawei's strategy is to add value to the community as a whole by creating more connectivity and enabling digitisation across various industries. As a customer-centric organization, we work for sustainable success shared across the ecosystem by empowering our customers and partners to find new roads to growth.”

The HUAWEI CONNECT 2017 event took place at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, where more than 20,000 ICT industry leaders and experts gathered from over 150 countries and regions to jointly explore the direction of advancements in digital technology. This year the theme of the event was ‘Grow with the Cloud’, focusing on the practical implementation of Huawei's cloud strategy, first unveiled at last year's event. Topics under this theme included business, technology, and ecosystem strategies in the cloud era.

In addition to sharing its expertise in the field with industry stakeholders, MEEZA’s participation in the distinguished event and the new partnership with Huawei acted as a catalyst for its ongoing commitment to the realization of the Qatar National Vision 2030 and the digital transformation of the country.