Home » News » UAE's largest data centre wholesale provider pushing Tier 3 Data Centre

UAE's largest data centre wholesale provider pushing Tier 3 Data Centre

Evoteq, a digital transformation catalyst in the Middle East, and Khazna, the UAE's largest data centre wholesale providers, are collaborating to jointly develop Sharjah's first Tier 3 Data Centre, which will enable a faster and more efficient digital transformation of the emirate, and its development into a smart city.

Data centres are fast becoming the foundation blocks for enabling smart cities to safeguard business continuity, key operations and data sovereignty, which form the blueprint of smart cities. EVOTEQ and Khazna intend to combine their expertise to develop an industry-standard Tier 3 Data Centre, encompassing high-tech security, fire and environmental control systems, and full redundancy grade power.

The collaboration is a response to the growing demand for secure, world-class data infrastructure by local and international entities. Target sectors of the new data centre include government departments, banks, universities, enterprises and technology companies.

The agreement was formalised by Jihad Tayara, CEO of Evoteq, and Hassan Al Naqbi, CEO of Khazna Data Centres, in the presence of H.H. Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi, Director-General of the Sharjah Department of e-Government Relations; Sheikh Fahim bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Executive Chairman of Sharjah’s Department of Government Relations; Salim Al Owais, Chairman of EVOTEQ; Badr Al Olama, Senior Executive of Mubadala; and Khaled Al Huraimel, Executive Board Member of Evoteq.

Source: WAM

author avatar
The Liberum
 
The Liberum
The Liberum runs on your donation. Fight with us for a free society.
Donation Form (#6)

More articles you might like

- by Adriana Lebbos on 18/04/2024

It is Now or Never

Perched on the abductor machine, wishing I had not left my mobile phone in the […]

Richard Dawkins is right: For an atheist and secularist, Islam criticism is far more urgent

Who would have ever thought of that? Richard Dawkins, evolutionary biologist and the world’s most […]

Master your Emotional Intelligence

You could be a well-liked manager in your organization, but you are starting to feel […]

A touch of Dubai’s Glitter and Glamour hits Rotterdam

The Dutch harbor city of Rotterdam got a touch of Dubai's glitter and glamour last […]

Giving Feedback is Essential to Grow

Giving feedback is essential to career growth if given constructively and at the right time. […]
- by Arthur Blok on 12/02/2024

Dutch Climate Expert emeritus professor Guus Berkhout: “There is No Climate Emergency; it is a Hoax”

Has climate madness reached its peak? More genuine climate experts dare to speak up against […]