Emirates Computers and CA today announced a joint IT seminar for the Oil and Gas sector at the Hilton Abu Dhabi on June 19, 2007. The event, titled 'Improve IT Service for the Oil and Gas Sector', is targeted at key business and technology decision makers of the Oil and Gas industry. This event includes presentations on how Emirates Computers and CA support this strategic industry by providing solutions that unify and simplify the technology for Oil and Gas sector companies to be successful. Senior executives from Emirates Computers and CA will also share their global experiences and success stories with delegates who attend the event.
"The Oil and Gas industry in the Middle East is very proactive and has been making major investments in IT by adopting the latest and best technologies. This industry is very important for both, Emirates Computers and CA, as we have jointly completed a number of successful implementations for large Oil and Gas companies. We are organizing this seminar to share our latest technologies and success stories with our customers from the Oil and Gas industry and demonstrate how CA's best-in-class solutions can benefit them by increasing productivity, streamlining operations and improving business processes," said Mr. Abbass Tarraf, Account Manager – Systems Division, Emirates Computers.
The seminar will feature an overview by CA on Enterprise IT Management (EITM). CA will also share with decision makers, IT and network managers and financial heads, key solutions for the Oil and Gas sector based on their world-class technologies such as Network and Voice Management Solution, Identity and Access Management (IAM) and Project and Portfolio Management for IT Governance.
“This seminar will be a great opportunity to create more awareness within the Oil and Gas industry on how CA can further enable unification and simplification of IT infrastructure in order to improve companies’ capabilities within the key IT areas. The greatest values of our solutions are to manage risk/cost, to improve service availability/management and to align IT investments to business needs.” said Mr. Kevin Naddaf, Gulf & Pakistan Country Manager at CA. He added that “CA is really glad to partner with Emirates Computers to deliver Enterprise IT Management solutions to UAE customers. The channel is an integrated part of our regional expansion. We continue to grow in the region thanks to our collaboration with our partners. We are committed to invest further into enabling our channel to promote & deploy our solutions in the market place”.
About Emirates Computers
Emirates Computers is a leading technology company based in the United Arab Emirates. Since its inception in 1978, EC has been helping customers benefit from technology by providing cost-effective quality solutions and professional services that match the highest international standards. These services range from mobile communication devices to advanced supercomputers, from small LANs to integrated multimedia WANs, and from internally developed bilingual applications to enterprise-wide management and decision support systems.
CA (NYSE: CA), one of the world's largest information technology (IT) management software companies, unifies and simplifies the management of enterprise-wide IT. Founded in 1976, CA is headquartered in Islandia, N.Y., and serves customers in more than 140 countries.
Today CA has direct presence in Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Qatar, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates. With over 100 highly skilled professionals and a 24X7 tri-lingual Customer and Partner Support Center located in the region, CA helps you securely unify and simplify your IT environments for greater business value.
CA customers in the region include Aga Khan University, Al-Rajhi Bank, Arab Banking Corporation, Bank of Beirut, Comium Group, Dubai Department of Civil Aviation, Emirates Bank International, Etisalat Contact Center, UAE Higher Colleges of Technology, Investment Dar Company in Kuwait, King Faisal Specialist Hospital, King Saud University, KSA National Computer Center , MashreqBank, Kuwait Public Authority of Civil Information, Middle East Airlines, Royal Court Affairs in Oman, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Salalah Port Services, PWC Logistics and many other organisations large and small.