Gulf Business Machines (GBM), the region’s number one provider of IT solutions and services, has won Systems Integrator of the Year at the ICT Achievement Awards 2015.
The annual ICT Achievement Awards, organised by Computer News Middle East, was this year held at the Conrad Hotel in Dubai, and GBM was recognised for a range of achievements with its clients, as well as milestones including the launch of VersaStack TM in collaboration with IBM and Cisco.
GBM, celebrating this award during its 25th anniversary, was also selected for its work with leading clients in the region, which led to certifications from Cisco, such as the Cisco Master Collaboration and the Master Security Specialisations.
The CNME ICT Achievement Awards recognises individuals and organisations that have delivered ground-breaking business value through the innovative application of technologies.
Nominees were reviewed and judged by a panel comprising of industry experts based on their achievements as demonstrated by the depth and breadth of initiatives, innovation and specific measurable results.
“This is a fantastic award for GBM and another achievement as far as we are concerned. The ICT Achievement Awards are an important ratification in the GCC’s IT industry. To win Systems Integrator of the Year 2015 makes us proud that the judges and our peers see the standard we set in providing solutions to clients across the region,” said Hani Nofal, Vice President, Intelligent Network Solutions, GBM
GBM’s latest award coincides with the beginning of GITEX 2015 – the 35th anniversary of the region’s leading technology exhibition. GBM and Cisco are showcasing their solutions in light of increased digitization of businesses and the evolution of IoT at GITEX 2015. GBM can be found at Stand Z – B40, Za’abeel Gulfcomms Hall, Dubai World Trade Centre.
With the highest level of technical expertise and service capabilities in various Cisco technologies and architectures, GBM has also been able to meet customers’ advanced IT needs. GBM’s investment in Master Unified Communications and Master Security Specializations ranks them among the industry’s elite.
GBM has also achieved the Cisco Customer Satisfaction Excellence status, one of the highest quality benchmarks for Cisco’s Partner Programme, and was recently awarded three distinctions at the Cisco Global Partner Summit, including the Partner of the Year Award in Middle East, Africa and Russia.