INDEX-MiTAC and emaratech Sign MOU to Provide Total High-Tech Solutions for the IT Industry
Dubai – United Arab Emirates, October 10th 2011: INDEX Holding and its strategic IT partner MiTAC Information Technology Corporation had signed an MOU with Emaratech group at the Emaratech stand in the GITEX Exhibition that was launched last Sunday.
The MOU aim is to boost cooperation between the three companies in field of Intelligent Technology to meet the growing demand of such high end technology, focusing on the governmental sector.
The three companies will work together to provide total system integration, IT solution and consultancy services to Ministries, Airports and Transportation Agencies by exchanging know-how and combining skills & expertise.
This prestigious collaboration is only the beginning as INDEX Holding in collaboration with MiTAC Information Technology Corporation are keen to expand make a strong presence and expand their line of technical services. INDEX-MiTAC will be actively involved for providing services such as: Information and communications technology (ICT), Intelligent Transport System (ITS), Payment Terminals, Business of Transaction (BoT) System, Automation Control, Customized Manufacturing, Logistics & Global Distribution, and Traffic & City Surveillance system.
INDEX Holding has a very rich and solid history in the UAE and Dubai in particular that goes back to 1928. The company back then was specialized in tailoring & textile trading and has grown through the years to become a market leader in, Conferences and Exhibitions, Construction, Information Technologies, Transportation, Defense, Healthcare and more. INDEX Holding has gained an excellent experience in managing and executing large scale projects in MEA region and has strong business networks and dedicated partners that helped them excel in the unlimited line of services that they provide.
Mr. Abdul Salam Al Madani, Chairman of INDEX Holding said during the MoU signing ceremony “We are very delighted for this collaboration with emaratech, as they are a leading technology and professional services company. This MoU will provide us all with mutual prospective business opportunities and broaden our services. We are looking forward to build a long term relationship that will contribute to the growth and development of the information technology”.
On the other hand, emaratech is a technology and professional services company that specializes in providing consulting, outsourced technology and business strategy solutions for the global corporate and government entities in the Middle East. Emaratech has successfully delivered E-Gate Projects, Airport, Seaport, land border and CCTV projects.
H.E. Thani Alzaffin, Director General & Board Member of emaratech said: “In emaratech we anticipate to provide all the required support through the obtainable possibilities in order to contribute in keeping the development wheel running in the information technology sector, especially in smart, electronic, and innovative solutions for establishments. We always long for enhancing our strategic alliances with different sectors, and look forward to achieving further positive results through this agreement”. MiTAC Information Technology Corp is a well known as a large-scale system integration provider, has actively been involved in Taiwan’s most prestigious governmental projects providing total integration solutions and consulting services. MiTAC has initiated and executed a number of large-scale projects such as; Taipei Safe City program-Intelligent Surveillance System, Electronic Toll Collection system, e-commerce web service, Smart Card technology “Easy Card”, Digital Synergy Advertising System, Logistic Information Management and TACAN Systems for Taiwan Air force, C4ISR and EMP systems for Taiwan MND, Power Supply, Distribution and Communication Systems for Taipei Metro, AFC Systems for High Speed Railway.
Mr. Simon Chiang, President of MiTAC ITC. expressed his enthusiasm for the cooperation with emaratech and what it holds for the future. He said: “MiTAC is confident that with the support and help of emaratech and INDEX Holding, the successful experiences of Taiwan’s system integration will be replicated to the Middle East and Africa. In addition, MiTAC’s accomplishments in the field of e-government programs, e-transportation programs, e-Gate programs, smart cities, and safety surveillance projects are very evident. I am certain that this MOU will provide opportunities in the very near future for the people where they will be able to enjoy the same high quality ICT services like those in Taiwan”.
“Those services cover the design, the testing, the delivery, the assembly and installation of specific requirements for systems integration and automation projects, and provide system design and software development services, as well as provide customized packaged software.” Continued Mr. Chiang