DIFC Courts expands digital ecosystem at Moro Hub’s largest green data center

By Arya M Nair, Official Reporter
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The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts has entered a new phase of sustainability with the expansion of digital infrastructure storage at the world’s largest solar-powered green data center, owned by Moro Hub, a subsidiary of Digital DEWA, the digital arm of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority.

The green data center, located at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, was inaugurated by H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council.

The facility’s integrated solutions are designed to provide next-generation services in digital transformation, cloud and hosting services, cybersecurity, IoT services and professional and managed services, as well as Moro services supported by ChatGPT technology.

Justice Omar Al Mheiri_DIFC Court_Moro Hub partnership
Justice Omar Al Mheiri
Director – DIFC Courts

“The DIFC Courts, in partnership with Moro Hub, is pleased to enter this next phase of sustainable expansion of our digital infrastructure. This partnership is designed to meet our growing demand for more robust solutions and further increase a secure and reliable way to protect our critical data, applications, and systems from unexpected disruptions. As the DIFC Courts expands its digital ecosystem by offering new technology-driven services to the public, we strive to minimize downtime and ensure user data and systems are always available. We are also proud to complete this transition to Moro Hub’s facility during the Year of Sustainability and to demonstrate further our commitment to spearhead sustainable public court services and to strengthen the UAE’s sustainable economy.”

Moro Hub’s data center will offer a range of colocation and disaster recovery services. With the latest in technology and infrastructure, the new data center is designed to meet the stringent security and privacy requirements of businesses. It is equipped with the latest in security and monitoring technology. The data center is also designed to be highly scalable and flexible, allowing the DIFC Courts digital ecosystem to easily add or remove capacity as its needs change.

“We are pleased to collaborate with the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts. Moro Hub and DIFC Courts represent a shared vision that focuses on sustainability. We are confident that having them as a key associate with our data center will help the organization accelerate towards the net zero goals strategically. Being equipped with the latest technologies and solutions, Moro Hub’s largest solar-powered data center is a great platform for the DIFC Courts to host their critical data and information. We are confident that this transition will enable the DIFC Courts to increase efficiencies and improve its cost-effectiveness,” said Mr. Mohammad bin Sulaiman, CEO of Moro Hub.

Moro Hub’s green data center features ground-breaking solutions from Dell Technologies, Microsoft, and Huawei, including the latest advances in cybersecurity and cyber recovery as a service, cloud services, artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), Moro Open Cloud and more. Using 100 percent renewable energy, the Uptime TIER III-Certified data center has a capacity exceeding 100 megawatts (MW).

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