eHosting DataFort (eHDF), the region’s leading managed hosting and cloud infrastructure services provider and a member of TECOM Investments, recently hosted a seminar on ‘Transforming IT with Private Cloud infrastructure services’. The seminar highlighted the latest cloud computing trends and the key benefits of shifting to the Private Cloud.
Held in Dubai Internet City, the event brought together C-suite executives from eHDF’s existing customer database as well as potential customers from renowned companies based in the Middle East.
The seminar outlined the benefits of private cloud in improving operational efficiency, reducing overall costs and providing business flexibility. It also highlighted global and regional growth in the acceptance of private cloud services that are enabling companies to gain multiple strategic, financial and operational benefits.
The three hour seminar covered some very interesting results from global surveys, including the growth of cloud services in the UAE which is expected to be around 40 percent.
eHDF also conducted a survey which indicated that 41 percent plan to invest in Hosted Private Cloud services in 2014, 31 percent in Disaster Recovery solutions and 21 percent in fully managed hosting services.
Yasser Zeineldin, CEO, eHosting DataFort, said: “The overwhelming response from senior management and IT professionals clearly indicates that there is a significant interest in the market for cloud services and a number of organizations are keen to leverage the benefits of private cloud services. We aim to continue these initiatives to help customers understand new-age solutions and their positive impact on businesses.”
Over the last year, eHDF has seen a 75 percent increase in demand for cloud services and has implemented a number of comprehensive cloud solutions for its clients. eHDF offers Infrastructure-as-a-Service consisting of a virtual data centre that allows usage of software, hardware and information resources on a pay as you go Cloud model.
With world-class data centres, resilient and scalable infrastructure and round-the-clock managed operations, eHosting DataFort has established itself as a market leader in the field of managed hosting, Disaster Recovery and cloud infrastructure services. For more information, please visit www.ehdf.com