Home / / eHDF to highlight cloud demand at GITEX

eHDF to highlight cloud demand at GITEX

eHosting DataFort will look to capitalise on expected 19.8% CAGR in UAE

Data centre and managed services uptake increasing in UAE, says Zeineldin.
Data centre and managed services uptake increasing in UAE, says Zeineldin.

eHosting DataFort (eHDF) will be looking to capitalise on an expected 19.8% CAGR growth in the UAE’s managed and data centre services market, through sharing its range of managed hosting, cloud infrastructure and disaster recovery services at GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK.

Yasser Zeineldin, CEO, eHosting DataFort says: “GITEX is a great networking platform to meet existing customers and build new relations. It draws many SMEs and large enterprises from around the region seeking IT solutions and our participation in the event allows us to share our latest service innovations with the market. The event also allows us to gain deeper insights into regional requirements, and we are definitely looking forward to yet another successful week at GITEX 2015.”

The company will highlight the latest enhancements to its key services, including data centre upgrades, technology refresh and new network, security and storage technologies that augment and support existing services. Demonstrations and presentations on the stand will provide deeper understanding into these robust and reliable IT solutions.

eHDF owns and operates multiple Tier 3 data centres within Dubai and has customers across different verticals such as banking & finance, education, retail, government, e-commerce, etc. GITEX is the perfect opportunity for eHDF to demonstrate its wide portfolio of managed services, the company says, which include network services, security services, storage and backup, monitoring services, etc. Additionally, cloud services has seen increased uptake over the last few years. eHDF will also be showcasing its hosted private cloud offering which is a unique offering for clients who wish to have their own virtual data centre.

The company also reports growing demand for outsourced IT Disaster Recovery, with 30% of respondents to an eHDF survey saying they plan to outsource to a specialist provider. To cater to this market, eHDF will highlight the benefits of their end-to-end disaster recovery solutions at GITEX Technology Week 2015.

“Our market research and understanding guides us into expanding our portfolio to ensure that we are able to service UAE’s unique IT requirements as a one-stop-shop hosting services provider. Simultaneously, we work hard to collaborate with best-of-breed technology partners who provide us with the latest products which enable us to tackle unique customer demands. GITEX Technology Week also gives us the opportunity to spend quality time with our partners to discuss market demands.” Zeineldin adds.