The China Data Summit 2016 was held recently in Beijing. The event, entitled "Unleash Data Potential and Surpass Business Extreme Performance," gathered top authorities and experts in the storage field. Much of the discussion focused on how flash accelerates data on economic transformation. Qin Ling, Senior Marketing Director of the Huawei IT Storage Product Line, explained the Huawei flash solution and its technological layout in a keynote speech called, "Huawei Flash Storm Leads Data Centers in the All-flash Era".
At GITEX 2016, Huawei, a leading information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, and Walkbase, a leading Retail and Venue IoT analytics platform provider, today announced a joint venue crowd analytics and marketing solution, which will allow venue owners across districts, malls, airports and other industries to optimize customer experiences.
At China International Exhibition on Public Safety and Security 2016 (Security China 2016), Huawei promoted its new Safe City Video Cloud Solution under the 'Cloud Transformation, New Engines' campaign to security industry customers as well as product and service providers. The solution further enables the move to cloud architectures with the Huawei Video Cloud Solution as the backbone powered on high-density OceanStor appliances supporting new 10TB-capacity helium-sealed drives, which feature the highest specifications in the industry.
Huawei announced it will collaborate with Intel to optimize FusionSphere, Huawei’s OpenStack-based cloud operating system. The announcement at the OpenStack Summit in Barcelona, noted that the aim of the collaboration is to take full advantage of Intel® Architecture, to deliver improved performance and security capability for FusionSphere-based solutions.
Huawei participated in CMA Summit Forum 2016 held in Beijing on October 25. CMA was established in 2015 to call for global partners to defend against cloud-based network attacks, such as Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. The theme of this Forum this year is "Collaborate to Protect", which expresses the hope of collaborating worldwide resources to defend against rampant cloud-based network attacks. Multiple CMA members worldwide took part in this Forum. In the Forum, the CMA logo, vision, and mission were determined and released, and the chair awarded a certificate to each member.
The 14th OpenStack Summit is currently being held in Barcelona, from October 25-28. Huawei jointly explored and discussed OpenStack technological trends with business leaders, technical experts, and developers from all over the world at the summit.
Huawei debuted at IoT Solutions World Congress 2016 (IoTSWC2016), which was held in Barcelona during October 25-27, 2016. The IoTSWC2016 is the second edition of this global event dedicated exclusively to creating synergy between IoT providers and industry — and to help the industry use disruptive IoT technology to increase their productivity.
Huawei – a leading global ICT solutions provider, was selected by the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ADCCI) to completely transform its existing IT infrastructure and deploy a converged, digital IP network that will see ADCCI better serve current and future business members across Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. ADCCI simplifies the process of setting up a business in the Emirate by providing a range of business facilities and consulting that has helped numerous companies so far.
Huawei unveiled its 2016 cyber security whitepaper, "The Global Cyber Security Challenge -- It is time for real progress in addressing supply chain risks" at the Information Security Forum (ISF) held in Berlin from October 22 to 25. As a Platinum Sponsor to the Summit, Huawei, together with supply chain experts and standards organizations, shared international best practices on supply chain cyber security management and the vision to build a securely connected world. Additionally, the company showcased its latest security solutions in Cloud, Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT) at the event.
Huawei and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (PACA) in France signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for smart city development, and announced a partnership to build the first smart region in Europe. Christian Estrosi, President of the Regional Council of PACA, also led a delegation of 70 representatives from governments, universities, corporations and media to visit the headquarters of Huawei, and meet with Yan Lida, President of Huawei Enterprise Business Group (EBG).
Dubai Police and Huawei today announced a long-term collaboration to develop and deploy an advanced Safe City Innovation Center for Dubai Police which will be ready ahead of Dubai’s Expo2020 and will embody the latest safe city technologies available in the near future.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), and Huawei, a global ICT solutions provider, today announced a strategic partnership aimed at enhancing cooperation in technical and scientific fields. The partnership is aligned with DEWA’s efforts to achieve the Smart Dubai initiative, launched by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, unveiled its Cloud Campus solution at GITEX 2016, aimed at empowering Middle East businesses with broadband network agility to cope with the demand of our increasingly data-driven mobile world.
Dubai Airports will partner with Huawei to design and build the world’s first Tier III certified Modular Data Centre Complex (MDCC) at Dubai International (DXB), it was announced today.
Regional businesses can finally feel the power of Huawei’s most advanced enterprise server, after the leading ICT provider unveiled its KunLun server for the Middle East at GITEX today.
Huawei 1st Innovation Day in the Middle East, a conference organized on the sidelines of GITEX 2016, saw participation of key decision makers from the local, regional and international ICT and enterprise organizations who came together to discuss how ICT is shaping the future of the region.
The Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) signed a partnership with Huawei, a leading ICT solutions provider, on the sideline of its participation at the 36th GITEX Technology Week taking place on 16-20 October 2016, at the Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC).
Dubai has emerged number 1 in a Smart City Index that studied 10 Gulf cities’ strategy and execution of smart city campaigns. Dubai stood out for its strategic vision coupled with a clear understanding of the practical requirements to deliver on its vision, in a study released by Huawei and Navigant on the first day of GITEX 2016.
Huawei, a global leading ICT solutions provider, hosted its Safe City Africa Summit & Kenya Showcase 2016 in Nairobi, Kenya from October 14-15, 2016, attracting more than 200 global customers, partners, experts, and industry analysts in the public safety sector. Entitled “Leading New ICT, Making Cities Safer”, the Summit showcased Safe City best practices in cities like Nairobi and Mombasa, and gave attendees the latest insights on industry trends and opportunities in the new ICT era. As part of its strategy of industry collaboration to drive innovative Safe City solutions, Huawei also demonstrated its new 4G and cloud-based smart Safe City solution, co-developed with partners, and shared other partner innovations successfully deployed in Africa.
Huawei was awarded the Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (KTZ) contract by Kazakhstan Railway, to design and deploy a Data Centre (DC) solution. Huawei was able to get the contract thanks to its long-standing expertise in the area of implementing railway ICT solutions.