HP and Microsoft expand collaboration initiative to Microsoft Technology Center in the Middle East
HP Middle East today announced their new strategic initiative with Microsoft Gulf at the Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) in Dubai, providing businesses with the opportunity to sample and test Microsoft solutions on HP products. The center enables businesses to be at the forefront of technology with access to innovative resources and technical assistance provided by experts from HP and Microsoft.
“This collaboration signals yet another strategic milestone for HP and Microsoft as we strengthen our relationship in the Middle East and work closely at the Microsoft Technology Center,” said Basem Khuri, Alliances Manager, HP Middle East. “Through this partnership, we combine our respective strengths as industry leaders to provide our customers with a wide portfolio of integrated technology solutions. We are continually working with Microsoft to understand our customers’ evolving needs and use that knowledge to provide better solutions.”
The HP and Microsoft initiative is part of their Worldwide Frontline Partnership that is dedicated to developing and delivering industry-standard information technology solutions to their customers. HP partnered with Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) for the advanced technological facilities available at this center. It provides a simulated corporate environment equipped with the latest technological innovations. This helps visualize the power HP products have with Microsoft solutions in order to improve customer business operations. Some of the products available at the center include high end Business Critical Servers (BCS), mid range ISS servers, notebooks, desktops, and workstations.
“The alliance with HP allows Microsoft to bring to customers the latest solutions on a platform of HP’s proven servers and notebooks,” said Ashraf Heikal, MTC Manager- Microsoft Gulf. “This provides an ideal opportunity to show how we can integrate our solutions to meet customers’ demands and we look forward to establishing remarkable results in the Middle East through this collaboration.”
Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) in Dubai shows the dedication HP and Microsoft have for their customers, and the trust the global software giant has in HP innovative products. This strategic effort enables customers of the region to experience world-class technological services for improving business operations by testing products and solutions to make the best technological investment decisions.
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