As enterprise applications become more numerous, intertwined and complex, IT organisations are placing more emphasis than ever on finding new approaches to manage those apps and optimise their availability and performance. But other issues, such as application virtualisation and application lifecycle management, are right at the top of the list when it comes to priorities among IT decision makers.
The Levant IT market continues to appeal to global IT vendors, regional distributors, solution providers and resellers. However, the continued political instability stemming from internal conflicts in Syria and Iraq has cast uncertainty on the long-term growth of the IT market in that region.
The sixth Channel 2.0 Conference held at Al Murooj Rotana in Dubai last month, examined the future of the IT business in the region and emphasised the need for reseller partners not to waste opportunities that are emerging in the market as everything gets connected to the Internet.