11th April, 2016 |

The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo

Strategic Partner

The Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) is the executive arm of the Egyptian Ministry of Communications and Information Technology. It strategically focuses on building and championing a world-class IT industry and growing IT investments. ITIDA aspires to build momentum in the IT industry by making Egypt one of the top global hubs for technology and business services. The agency strives to further develop Egypt`s competitive advantages as a one-stop shop for foreign direct investors seeking to enhance their global offering and providing the Egyptian IT industry with the right tools to increase IT/ITES exports. ITIDA works with entrepreneurial and collaborative spirit to serve public and private bodies, industry players and associations, universities, and individuals to develop the Egyptian IT industry as much and as far as possible.

Summit Partners

When Dell was founded, it was a company driven by a vision for transforming the IT industry, with an unrelenting focus on customers. Michael Dell believed then, and now, that technology is about enabling human potential.

In recent years, Dell has emerged as a new company, with its strongest-ever product and services portfolio, Dell has acquired significant new skills and capabilities, reorganized its operations, and optimized its global supply chain in order to provide inspired IT solutions that give every person, business and organization the IT tools needed to succeed.

Intel, the world leader in silicon innovation, develops technologies, products, and initiatives that continually advance the way people work and live. Founded in 1968 as a manufacturer of semiconductor memory products, Intel introduced the world's first microprocessor in 1971. It has since grown into the world’s largest chip company and now employs more than 94,000 people in 300 facilities throughout the world.

Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, is a leading provider of next-generation networking solutions for enterprises of all sizes worldwide. The company delivers IT solutions that empower organizations to serve #GenMobile - mobile-savvy users who rely on cloud-based business apps for every aspect of their work and personal lives.

EMC is the world’s leading developer and provider of information infrastructure technology and solutions that enable organizations of all sizes to transform the way they compete and create value from their information. EMC has more than 100 sales offices worldwide, with six offices located in the Middle East region. For more information please visit www.emc.com

Gold Partners

Veeam® recognizes the new challenges companies across the globe face in enabling the Always-On Enterprise™, a business that must operate 24/7/365. To address this, Veeam has pioneered a new market of Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ by helping organizations meet recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of less than 15 minutes for all applications and data. To learn more, visit https://www.veeam.com.

At Juniper Networks, we believe the network is the single greatest vehicle for knowledge, understanding, and human advancement that the world has ever known. Every day, Juniper Networks is helping our customers build the best networks on the planet. Every innovation we envision, every technology we create is informed by our desire to help solve our customers’ toughest challenges so they can compete and thrive today and into the future.

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Salec "a BARQ Group Company" is a leading regional full turn-key Communication and Information Technology (CIT) solutions provider that serves business and government clients across Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) through offices in major cities; in Egypt, Saudi Arabia and UAE.

Salec is an operating unit of Al-Dabbagh Group and forms the group’s Communication and Information Technology (CIT) Portfolio.

Since its establishment in 1993, Salec has established a solid reputation as a leader in implementing and maintaining proven and scalable data and telecommunication infrastructure solutions through working with various organizations across the EMEA region. Such reputation is attributed to the company’s strong technical expertise, ability to deliver quality products and services on time and within budget, and the ability to communicate effectively with customers and partners.

Our focused approach and eagerness to address new challenges allows us to deliver flexible and reliable solutions that our customers can trust.

About IDC

IDC is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology markets. IDC helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community makes fact-based decisions on technology purchases and business strategy. More than 1,000 IDC analysts provide global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries worldwide. For more than 51 years, IDC has provided strategic insights to help our clients achieve their key business objectives. IDC is a subsidiary of IDG, the world’s leading technology media, research, and events Company. You can learn more about IDC by visiting www.idc.com

IDC in MEA

For the Middle East, Africa, and Turkey region, IDC retains a coordinated network of offices in Riyadh, Casablanca, Nairobi, Lagos, Johannesburg and Istanbul, with a regional center in Dubai. Our coverage couples local insight with an international perspective to provide a comprehensive understanding of markets in these dynamic regions. Our market intelligence services are unparalleled in depth, consistency, scope, and accuracy. IDC Middle East, Africa and Turkey currently fields over 125 analysts, consultants, and conference associates across the region.