NXN and Microsoft announce partnership to drive digital transformation across the Middle East
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 17 November 2019 — NXN and Microsoft today ventured into a partnership to launch NXN’s digital transformation platform “DNX” and its digital services on the Microsoft Azure cloud computing platform for government entities, real estate developers and enterprises across the region.
This will enable seamless delivery of DNX platform smart district services including smart energy, smart security, smart parking, Video Surveillance as a Service and AI-enabled solutions on Microsoft Azure. It will also involve technology collaboration and go-to-market strategies aimed at driving the digitization of cities.
“We’re very excited to join hands with Microsoft to bring significant value to our customers,” said Ghazi Atallah, CEO, NXN. “Together, we will apply the power of Azure and scalability of DNX to enable seamless integration within a customer environment and rapid delivery of smart services. Our Smart City and District Digital services powered by Microsoft Azure enabled by data science capability will empower our customers to make fast and informed business decisions.”
DNX is an award-winning platform capable of enabling a broad range of smart services focused both on the public and private sector. The platform enables the provision of energy, mobility, security, healthcare, hospitality, education, and utilities as services.
“We are delighted to partner with NXN to realize our shared vision of empowering organizations and industries to find new ways of generating value through digital transformation. Customers today look for specialists with deep skills, understanding of, and experience in their industry and NXN is a great match as they continue to play a key role in shaping the cities of tomorrow. Together with NXN, we look forward to further fueling the Middle East’s future economic ambitions with our two local datacenter regions now available in the UAE,” said Sayed Hashish, General Manager, Microsoft UAE.
Today, the advent of the cloud and smart technologies is revealing new scenarios that were simply not possible until now. Smart sensors and connected Internet of Things (IoT) devices now allow us to capture new data and with the unmatched capabilities of DNX to efficiently process big data real-time while integrating a variety of platforms & systems, creates a powerful value proposition.
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