Heike Jope, Deputy Consul General, German Consulate in Dubai, handed over the awards to the company’s customers and partners who have utilised its solutions to support the deployment of digital strategies in their business operations.
Six awards from different categories were given for the 2015 competition, namely the Digital Innovation Partner of the Year; Digital Transformation Award; Emerging Partner of the Year; Smart Government Partner of the Year; Digital Banking Partner of the Year; and Digital Transformation Leadership in Telecoms Award. The winners are as follows:
- Excellence in Enterprise Architecture – Health Authority – Abu Dhabi (HAAD)
- The Digital Transformation Award – Technology Strategies Middle East (TSME)
- Emerging Partner of the Year – Finesse
- Smart Government Partner of the Year – InfoSys
- Digital Banking Partner of the Year – Cognizant Technology Solutions
- 2015 Digital Transformation Leadership in Telecoms Award – Saudi Telecom Co.
Ghassan Darri, Channel and Alliance Director, Middle East & Turkey, Software AG, said, “At Software AG, we aim to maintain our strong relations with our customers and partners in recognition of their significant contributions and their pivotal role in the success of our operations. The Software AG Customer and Partner Awards demonstrates our appreciation for their continued trust and confidence in our innovative solutions in their bid to successfully deploy modern digital strategies. Furthermore, our collaborations reflect our common vision of supporting the ongoing ‘smart’ initiatives of various government entities across the region as part of their fundamental growth objectives.”
The first Innovation Day in Dubai was part of Software AG’s EMEA Regional Innovation Day series. According to the company, the event is the first of its kind in the UAE, and it highlighted why companies are developing a digital strategy and integrating digitisation into all aspects of their businesses.