Intelligent CIO Middle East Issue 23 - Page 61

INTELLIGENT BRANDS // Cloud dynamic world. Through its training and consulting offerings, WINnovate provides a methodology that combines elements from design with social sciences, and insights from the business world, to solve real-world problems and create new ideas. (Centre left to right) Tayfun Topkoc, Managing Director of SAP UAE and Oman, and Abdulmonem Al-Futaisi, COO, Awsar, announced a cloud partnership Awasr and SAP to launch Cloud services in Oman O man’s Internet service provider Awasr and global digital transformation enabler SAP have announced plans to launch cloud services to drive business growth and job creation. As the Omani government advances its Oman Vision 2020 economic diversification and growth plan, a key focus is on supporting entrepreneurs. Small- and medium- sized enterprises employ two-thirds of the workforce and drive over half of the economic growth, according to the Central Bank of Oman. Enabling business competitiveness, Awasr will provide Oman’s organisations with business solutions running on the SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud. Using these cloud-based business solutions, Oman’s organisations can easily adopt real-time analytics that will lead to better and faster decision-making. Underlining the benefits of the cloud, the vast majority (84%) of companies say they are ‘ambitious’ and invest in technology to deliver real \[\˜[Y]Xܙ[HX[\ܝB\H\X\ ۙH[^وH[˚[[Y[[˘B[X][\\[Y\YHݙ\ L B][YHܛ X[[ۙ[H[ Q]Z\KYY\][ٙX\]\܋ZY'\\\\]T[ݚYBX[&\ܙ[\][ۜ]]][›و\[\\]]][\[[H\وH[\]܈XۛZX™ܛ H\[Y X\Y\[\˜\X][ۜX[&\ܙ[\][ۜ[[[HZ\ܙH\[\]H[ܙBX]H[\YY\[]\YY]\Y\YY˸'B\ܝ[X[H[\[]\T][YHP[X]ݙ\ [\[]\^[[ۛYBۈY][\[\XˈT[]HP[X\\X[K[[[Z[HZ[[۝˂T[ٙ\]ؘ[\\\”ܘ[[YHZ[YY]XB[\[]\]HYX\ۂY]KYX]K܈X[ ][YB[[]X][ۜˈT[YYYSݘ]K[[]X]]H\ܝBZYHX\[ܝYXHY[ۂ\[ݘ][ۈ[ܙX]]]KSݘ]H[\\ܙ[\][ۜ[[]YX[[XXH[H[B^Y[X[Y[\X܋وTPQH[X[ZY8'T8&\œ\\\]]\܈[X[&\™YX][ۘ[ܙ[\][ۜ[\[B\[Z]Y[X[&\]\YYYXۛZXܛ T\\ܝ[“X[&\Y][[ٛܛX][ۈY][[Y\X\\ܝ[œX[ H[YY][K\^Y\[\\[\ܘ[[Y\܈\[[“X[H[] ݙ\[ T۝[Y\[\[X[\H^HX\] [[\[[[YX[\ZHۂY][Xۛ^H\Y\˸'B[X[[[X[HX[[]H[HY][Xۛ^H[ܙX][؜HTZ[[[][Y[[]]H[[Y[\ܝو]Y\Z[[š[]X]]KT8&\[[ٙ\[ۘ[ܘ[[YK[]\] HYKB[۝ [ۙܘ[[YHݙ\B[\]YH[X[Y[[][Y\”Tٝ\H[[ۘ[[XX[ۛYH[\YX][ۋ]H^B\ۈT8&\]\[ݘ][ۜ\[\ٝ[Z[[ˈ\X\[™ܘYX]HHHܘ[[YH\”T\X]Hۜ[[XZ[š[[YYX][H[\XXH]T\Y\[\\˂\ܝ[[]\]Y\[ٛܛBZ\\X[[\YY]HYYقHY][Xۛ^KHTZ[[˜[][Y[[]]H[œ\\]H[\YHق\[\[Y[Hٙ\T8&\X[YHܘ[[YKHܘ[[YB]\Y[Hܝ[]H[\ZHXZ܋\XYXTZ[[˜[\YX][ۈ[ۙYHZ\XY[ZXYY\ݚYH[B]H\]]]HY[YH[B؈X\] ]HTܝ[HX[[YوX[&\XY[XX[]]HX܈XY\\H[\YB^[\^\Y[Y][ۈ[[[]ܚY]Y\Xܛš[\H\X[ˈSSQSS