Dell extends Ooredoo Qatar tie-up to develop next-gen telecom infrastructure

By Salma C, Intern Reporter
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Global IT solutions provider, Dell Technologies has expanded its collaboration with Qatar-based multinational telecommunications company Ooredoo, to support the telco’s next-generation digital infrastructure development.

Under this partnership, Ooredoo will be able to create a fully integrated, enterprise-class architecture and increase service levels for its corporate customers. It allows the telecom service provider to develop and unlock new revenue streams and introduce innovative solutions in the market.

By choosing Dell Technologies solutions, Ooredoo aims to simplify operations, accelerate innovation and introduce new services to the market.

The infrastructure solutions deployed include Dell EMC’s ScalelO, Unity XT Unified Storage products, and the Dell EMC Integrated System for Microsoft Azure Stack HCI, which delivers simplicity for infrastructure-as-a-service customers.

ScaleIO is a data center-grade Software-Defined Storage (SDS) solution for block storage needs. It is based upon industry-leading, next-generation, rack-optimized PowerEdge servers and is equipped to meet the demands of mission-critical enterprise workloads, delivering high levels of performance, capacity, and cost-efficiency.

Complementing this implementation is Dell Technologies’ storage solution which is capable of handling up to 1.8X more database orders per minute. The solution is also designed to run businesses 87 percent faster and achieve up to 50 percent lower costs compared to a traditional network.

On the data security front, Ooredoo chose the Dell EMC Data Domain DD9300 and DD6300 solutions to protect its critical assets, while delivering remote backup access to its corporate customers. The solutions raise efficiency levels across all backup, archive, and, disaster recovery functions.

The implementation also includes bespoke Cyber Recovery Services offerings for Ooredoo’s corporate customers. The next-generation suite of Dell Technologies solutions enables Ooredoo to expand its portfolio of services, formulate faster go-to-market strategies and introduce unique products for customers. These solutions will also help regional organizations to increase their cyber resilience through a holistic cyber recovery program that is tightly aligned with their business priorities.

As Dell Technologies Gold Cloud Service Provider Partner, Ooredoo Qatar is providing solutions that meet its customers’ needs with Dell Technologies’ wide and flexible infrastructure offerings packaged with Ooredoo’s Cloud.

Dell Technologies’ Gold certification enables Ooredoo to be at the leading edge of Solutions-as-a-Service, providing Ooredoo with training, marketing, and sales resources that help Ooredoo to address its customers’ cloud and off-premises workload challenges.

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