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Egypt’s cloud leaders virtually connect to push for sustainable cloud transformation

Egypt’s cloud leaders virtually connect to push for sustainable cloud transformation

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The World Cloud Show which was hosted under the patronage of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Egypt, and supported by the Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) Egypt held one of the most content-rich virtual conferences on cloud computing and connected over 200 online participants, including government officials, policymakers, and the region’s leading Cloud professionals. The World Cloud Show was organised to raise awareness about the socio-technical aspects of cloud computing in Egypt and the wider MENA region.

Ahmed Abdelaziz, Senior Systems Engineer and CTO Ambassador, Dell Technologies gave an overview of designing a winning cloud strategy with Dell Technologies. Abdelaziz discussed how to address key challenges while adopting cloud technology with strategic thinking. He told delegates that: “The success of embracing cloud is determined by strategically thinking about how to place workloads.”

The show also featured a government panel discussion on the topic ‘The Future of Data Centre Networking and Interconnection.’

“Cloud computing has fundamentally altered the way businesses and their customers’ store and access data,” said Mithun Shetty, CEO, Trescon. “The experts and thought leaders gathered at the World Cloud Show shared their thoughts on its capabilities and what it implies for the future of IT especially for Egypt and MENA region.”

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