Abu Dhabi ports announced that they signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Dell Technologies, with the aim of joining their expertise in maritime and IT to develop technology based concepts, solutions and services, mostly for the marine sector.
Dell Technologies will provide Abu Dhabi Ports with consultation services and will also enable the ports update the blockchain technology and artificial intelligence to fuel their digital transformation journey.
Moreover, the joint partnership will also provide an exchange of industry practices and expertise needed to develop truly integrated smart ports that can better serve the customers and other stakeholders of Abu Dhabi Ports.
The MoU was signed by Abdullah Al Hameli, Executive Vice President – Corporate Support at Abu Dhabi Ports, and Mohammed Amin, Senior Vice President, Middle East, Turkey & Africa at Dell Technologies.
The signing ceremony occurred at Dell Technologies World 2019 in Las Vegas.
Abdullah Al Hameli, Executive Vice President – Corporate Support at Abu Dhabi Ports commented
"At Abu Dhabi Ports, innovation is at the heart of everything we do. We are excited about the growth and opportunities created by the Fourth Industrial Revolution, and we are constantly striving to deliver products and services that transpose the latest emerging technologies into a maritime context."