Hamdan bin Mohammed visits DEWA’s MORO
Government of Dubai Media Office – 7 November 2018: Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of The Executive Council of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum visited DEWA’s Data Hub Integrated Solutions (MORO), a world-class data hub that provides state-of-the-art data centre solutions and innovative business services.
Secretary General of The Executive Council of Dubai HE Abdulla Al Basti accompanied Sheikh Hamdan during his visit. HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, welcomed Sheikh Hamdan on his arrival.
Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed affirmed that the UAE has gained a global reputation as a hub for innovation and creativity. He said this approach is inspired by the vision of Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum that aims to achieve high levels of excellence in government services. Sheikh Hamdan asserted that, due to these efforts, Dubai has become one of the smartest and happiest cities in the world. He indicated that Dubai’s success springs from its ability to keep pace with global changes, anticipate the future and best utilise innovative solutions.
The Dubai Crown Prince said: “Innovation is key for a bright future, and it is a key pillar of Dubai Government’s future plans and efforts to become a global leader across sectors, secure sustainable resources, develop services and meet expectations.”
Sheikh Hamdan concluded: “I am proud to visit this innovation hub that promotes Emirati talent and works to advance our commitment to provide world class services. This centre supports the government’s smart transformation efforts based on enhancing quality, excellence and innovation”
During his visit, Sheikh Hamdan toured MORO’s departments. HE Saeed Al Tayer briefed His Highness on MORO’s integrated solutions that provide a new generation of services including digital transformation, cloud computing and data services.
Currently, MORO offers its services to over 22 international and local companies. MORO’s partners include Dell EMC, Virtustream, SAP, Microsoft, General Electric, VMware, Ernst & Young, CISCO and others.