ZainTECH, the integrated digital solutions provider of Zain Group, announces a strategic partnership with US-based Veeam Solutions (Veeam) providing organisations with resiliency through data security, data recovery, and data freedom for their hybrid cloud. The two companies are set to bring Veeam-powered solutions to market and to build reliable, enterprise-grade Backup as a Service (BaaS) and Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) offerings.
The announcement was made during GITEX Global 2023, the largest ICT and technology exhibition and conference in the Middle East, taking place in Dubai, where ZainTECH is an exhibitor for the first time, booth number C-10, Hall 21.
Working alongside Veeam, ZainTECH will be able to offer its customers a comprehensive and cost-effective way to scale their backup requirements and data management systems. Veeam’s solutions are provided through strong alliance partnerships and seamless technology integrations with leading cloud providers, including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Cloud, and Google Cloud. The company, which was founded in 2006, offers a complete solution that is simple, flexible, reliable, and powerful to help businesses transform the way they manage data and applications to help ensure availability across cloud, virtual, physical, SaaS, and Kubernetes environments.
Commenting on the agreement, Andrew Hanna, CEO of ZainTECH said, “This agreement underscores ZainTECH’s commitment to partnering with the best technology providers in the business to provide our clients with the most advanced array of products and solutions. With Veeam’s remarkable technology portfolio in data backup and recovery, we are confident that this collaboration will not only enrich but elevate our clients’ access to their invaluable digital assets and information.”
Mohamad Rizk, Regional Director of Veeam Solutions commented, “The market for Data Protection as a Service (DPaaS) is growing fast; projected to be worth 21$B in 2026. Furthermore, according to 2023 Veeam Data Protection Trends Report, organisations want to achieve the goal of having 52% of their workloads in the cloud by 2024. This agreement reinforces our commitment to partner with the largest cloud providers in the region. With ZainTech, we will provide our customers the best DPaaS services in the market while maintaining our promise for Data Security, Data Recovery, and Data Freedom for their Hybrid Cloud environment.”
ZainTECH remains at the forefront of innovation, consistently seeking to revolutionise how organisations safeguard their digital assets, and as the digital landscape evolves, the company remains steadfast in championing digital innovation, empowering organisations not just to adapt, but to thrive.