Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 28, 2020: Moro Hub, a subsidiary of Digital DEWA, the digital arm of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) as a part of Dubai 10X initiative has announced the launch of its second cloud, a secure, resilient and high availability multi-tenant cloud hosted locally in Moro Tier-III Certified Data Centres including the first green data centre in the region. Moro Hub has successfully collaborated with VMware to offer this service. The unique offering provides a range of futuristic managed cloud services with multi-availability zones. The cloud services include Infrastructure as a service, GPU as a service, Kubernetes as a service, Compliance and Risk Management while leveraging Moro Hub’s marketplace.
Commenting on the launch, HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA, said; “At Moro Hub, we are committed to the vision and directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to enhance the position of the UAE as a global hub in digital technologies. This is done by employing Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies such as AI, Blockchain, Internet of Things as well as developing the technological infrastructure and providing the latest data centres and advanced solutions. In an increasingly digital environment, Government and Enterprise clients are trying to cope with evolving business needs and faster technology adoptions. CIOs are now looking for Cloud-Native Application Architectures with Cross-Platform Integration, and Moro Cloud will fit in perfectly to meet their operational needs”.
“Government and enterprise clients can now benefit from the diversified features that Moro Cloud brings to the table, right from scalability, reliability, and security to predictable costs, higher SLAs and reduced lead time and deployment. We believe Moro Cloud will be a great enabler as now more than ever organisations are looking at expanding their digital transformation landscape,” he added.
Ahmed Auda, Regional Managing Director, VMware METNA, “We are pleased to partner with Moro Hub to provide cloud services through Moro Hub Tier-III certified Data Centres including the first Green Data centre in the region. Our proven expertise in multi-cloud and security technologies coupled with Moro Hub’s technical proficiency will serve as a massive growth opportunity for customers to scale their digital solutions. We value Moro Hub as our partner and appreciate their efforts in associating with us to increase its service delivery capabilities”.
Moro Hub’s cloud marketplace enables clients to deploy and manage server applications, which helps accelerate the adoption of new platforms. It provides ready-to-run solutions that are easy to use by developers and administrators.
Clients can effortlessly scale up cloud components within their Infrastructure and quickly adapt to their business’s changing demands with Moro Cloud. With its flexible subscription-based pricing model, 24/7 Managed Services Operations centre and Cyber Defence Centre services, clients can be rest assured that their cloud requirements have been fulfilled. The service offers an easy to use self-service cloud portal to manage all cloud services and also provides 360-degree visibility into a customer’s environment with monitoring and reporting. Additionally, Moro Cloud meets international standards to ensure business continuity, disaster recovery and compliance requirements.