[Dubai, UAE, October 12, 2022] HUAWEI CONNECT 2022, themed “Unleash Digital”, kicks off in Dubai today. Industry leaders, experts, partners, and guests from the Middle East and Africa gather to share their thoughts on technological innovation, ecosystem collaboration, and digital transformation. Ken Hu, Rotating Chairman of Huawei, delivered a keynote speech under the conference theme and called for enterprises to “embrace cloud for leapfrog development” for digital transformation.
Joy Huang, President of Huawei Cloud Strategy & Industry Development, said that greener infrastructure, continuous innovation, and shared experience are the paths to digital transformation. Huawei Cloud launches three cloud native products: CCE Turbo for container engine, UCS for ubiquitous cloud native, and GaussDB. Four pipelines are released for software development, data governance, AI development, and digital content production. Two new core aPaaS services are available, KooMessage, and KooSearch.
Joy Huang, President of Strategy & Industry Development, Huawei Cloud
Huawei Cloud works with partners to develop an NLP model for the Arabic language that supports hundreds of billions of parameters. The OptVerse AI Solver is released. The upgraded knowledge computing provides a faster path to combine industry knowledge with AI.
Jacqueline Shi, President of Marketing and Sales Service of Huawei Cloud, pointed out that the key to unleashing digital is to embrace the cloud, and cloud native is the way to realize digital transformation.
Jacqueline Shi, President of Global Marketing and Sales Service, Huawei Cloud
Frank Dai, President of Huawei Cloud Middle East, said that countries in the Middle East have realized the value of cloud to digital economy. Building a digital infrastructure is essential to make the most of cloud.
Frank Dai, President of Huawei Cloud Middle East
Dr. Tian Qi, academician of the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences, IEEE Fellow, and chief AI scientist of Huawei Cloud, introduced Huawei Cloud’s innovations in Enterprise Intelligence (EI) services and described the value and potential of AI for scientific research, production, and daily life.
William Dong, President of Huawei Cloud Marketing, pointed out that in the future, applications, data, AI models, and digital content will become the core assets of an enterprise. Enterprises will develop, run, and manage these resources in a converged pipeline, and cloud native will be the technology to help businesses navigate uncertainty. William released the Cloud Native 2.0 Architecture White Paper at the event.
Huawei Cloud has built 70 AZs in 27 Regions around the world and rolled out 92 cloud services in the Middle East. Huawei Cloud is launching new Cloud Regions in Saudi Arabia and Egypt. Empowering customers, partners, and developers with cloud native, Huawei Cloud stands ready to drive digital transformation for the local economy.