VIVA inks cloud tie-up accord with FutureTec
Apr 15, 2018 10:39 AM
MANAMA: VIVA Bahrain has partnered with FutureTec a leading IT solutions provider to expand the portfolio of ICT services hosted locally at the VIVA DataCentre in Bahrain to include cloud computing and...
MANAMA: VIVA Bahrain has partnered with FutureTec, a leading IT solutions provider, to expand the portfolio of ICT services hosted locally at the VIVA DataCentre in Bahrain to include cloud computing and cloud security services for businesses.
Government customers and enterprises of all sizes can remain competitive and relevant as Bahrain becomes increasingly digital through VIVA’s latest affordable, reliable and scalable cloud-based services powered by FutureTec.
The new offerings are designed to enable VIVA Business customers to seize huge growth opportunities by improving operational efficiencies and lowering infrastructure costs. They also serve greater support for future innovations and provide the technical foundation required to deploy next-generation technologies.
“We at VIVA Bahrain have a thorough understanding of where the future of ICT is going and making that shift to cloud-based services is a significant part of the journey for businesses. By offering secure and efficient services like this, thus reducing the need for IT infrastructure CAPEX and expensive IT operational expenses, we’re allowing VIVA Business customers to focus on bigger goals and trust us with their IT systems management,” VIVA Bahrain chief executive Ulaiyan Al Wetaid said.
Hosted in Bahrain, VIVA will launch various cloud computing services such as Infrastructure as a Services (IaaS), virtual servers, Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS), Backup as a Service (BaaS), Internet Security and Email Security as a Service which are powered by leading technology providers such as Nutanix and Fortinet.
FutureTec CEO and founder Feras Al Oqlah said: “We believe it is the right time to position our services in an era that is upon us, our cloud services is a trusted service that increases business velocity, improves productivity and efficiency while reducing cost, time and risk. We are certain that moving into cloud will speed up the overall process of acquiring and adding new resources on demand to fully serve the business and ensure its continuity.”