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Dubai, UAE, United Arab Emirates, 2011/08/02 - Avnet in association with Oracle holds training workshops for its Preferred Partners across the Middle East North Africa region (NYSE: AVT) - Vistarmea.com.
Avnet Technology Solutions, the leading Value Added Distributor in the Middle East and Africa region recently held a special training workshop “Improving Datacenter Efficiency with Oracle” for its Preferred Partners in the MENA region
The workshop was one full day event which was attended by a large number of channel partners and end users in Egypt, Qatar and Saudi Arabia. “Datacenter Efficiency” workshops were supported by Linux Plus Information LLC in Egypt, OMNIX Qatar Co in Qatar and Saudi Arabia, which had two different workshops found their support from National DataServe & Turnkey Solutions and Baud Telecom Company respectively.
Top technical experts from Avnet and Oracle presented a wide range of products and solutions including Oracle Enterprise Servers, Oracle Sun optimized solutions, Oracle Exadata, Oracle Exalogic, for the rapidly growing Datacenter market in the region.
Avnet highlighted ‘How to build a more efficient and powerful Datacenter with Oracle technology’. And, also emphasised ‘How Oracle Hardware and Software are engineered to work together seamlessly to provide ultimate performance’.
Oracle experts shared their vision for a fully integrated and optimized datacenter that can transform the datacenter and create new capabilities for business.
While explaining the main reason to hold “Datacenter Efficiency” workshops in the region Hani Barakat, Senior Director Oracle Business MENA, Avnet Technology Solutions, said “We wanted to impart the best knowledge to our channel partners about how to reduce costs and simplify management for setting up a datacenter while boosting performance, so that it can meet increased demands with fewer resources. “
Hani further added, that “Partners can benefit in a big way by associating with Oracle solutions as Oracle delivers innovation through full integration of the datacenter, right from application to disk and as a result setting new standards for efficiency, simplicity, performance, and scalability.“
Encouraged by the overwhelming response, Avnet plans to take the “Datacenter Efficiency” workshops to various other locations in the MENA region
About Avnet Technology Solutions
As a global solutions distributor, Avnet Technology Solutions collaborates with its customers and suppliers to create and deliver effective solutions that address the business challenges of their end-user customers locally and around the world. For fiscal year 2010, the group served customers in more than 30 countries and generated US $8.19 billion in annual revenue.
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a Fortune 500 company, is one of the largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology in the world. Avnet accelerates its partners’ success by connecting the world’s leading technology suppliers with a broad base of more than 100,000 customers and providing cost-effective, value-added services and solutions. For the fiscal year ended July 3, 2010, Avnet generated revenue of $19.16 billion.