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Saudi Business Machines Ltd. (SBM) is the General Marketing and Services Representative of IBM World Trade Corporation in Saudi Arabia – the Kingdom’s leading provider of end-to-end enterprise information technology and telecommunications solutions.

IBM’s history in the Kingdom goes back to 1947, when a group of IBM specialists arrived in Dhahran to install the first information-handling system for the Arabian American Oil Company (ARAMCO). With the rapid economic development in the Kingdom, Saudi Business Machines Ltd. (SBM) was established in 1981 as the General Marketing and Services Representative (GMSR) of IBM World Trade Corporation in Saudi Arabia. Today, SBM is the Kingdom’s leading IT company providing end-to-end enterprise Information Technology solutions across all industries. Its capability as a total solutions provider is further enhanced with its portfolio of services in networking, systems integration, consultation and implementation, business recovery and operations support.

SBM also provides tailored maintenance & support services for a vast range of IBM & non-IBM products. SBM has a full company organization designed to make it flexible and adaptive to the changing and developing requirements of its’ customers, and has access to IBM’s worldwide practices, resources and knowledge bases to implement major ICT solutions in Saudi Arabia.


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With over 120 full time staff based in the area, eSolutions Maximo is the leading provider of solutions for Strategic Asset & Service Management in the Middle East and North Africa.

At eSolutions, head quartered at Dubai Internet City, with additional offices in Abu Dhabi, Jeddah and Riyadh, we implement and support Maximo® Strategic Asset & Service Management solutions to accounts of all sizes in the United Arab Emirates and the whole Middle Eastern region through appointed partners in Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.

To-date, there are now over 32,000 end users of Maximo® software in the Middle East and North Africa, the majority of which have, the software implemented through our own team of experienced consultants who continue to provide local and high quality implementations plus first line support.

The human and technical resources are consolidated for the optimum benefit of the customers and we can therefore boast of several teams of highly competent and trained engineers, always ready to promptly serve our customers anywhere in the area.

Since our establishment in 1996 we have always counted on this human factor in order to build a strong and well deserved reputation.


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MDS for Computer Systems is part of Midis Group, one of the leading IT groups in the Middle East. MDS for Computer Systems Specializes in the business of providing Turn-Key IT Solutions to its clients in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The name MDS has stood for a distinguished group of information and communications technology companies, known for their advanced offering of software and hardware products, services, distribution, system integration and site solutions. It has now evolved into the Midis Group with over 100 companies and more than 2500 employees operating in Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa.

The Midis Group oversees a portfolio of businesses devoted to sell and service commercial office equipment, information and telecommunications system and software.

Omnix International Omnix International

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Omnix was founded in 1987 with the core objective to provide public and private sectors with best-in-class IT, Professional Audio Visual and Enterprise Software Solutions. It was one of the first companies in the UAE to do so. Today, Omnix employs over 750 professionals with offices in Dubai (HQ), Abu Dhabi, Saudi Arabia (Riyadh, Dammam), Qatar, Kuwait and Jordan.

Omnix has 5 core divisions which are: Computer Aided Engineering (CAE), Professional Audio Visual Integrated Systems (Promedia), Enterprise Software Solutions (ESS), Public Services Solutions (PSS) and Enterprise Networking Solutions (ENS). Through these 5 divisions Omnix services public and private sectors across Government, Hospitality, Education, Energy, AEC (Architecture, Engineering & Construction), Healthcare, Financial Services and Telecommunication sectors.

Omnix works closely with its global technology partners such as IBM, HP, Oracle, SAP, Cisco, Microsoft, AMX, Christie, InFocus, Adobe and Autodesk to deliver best-in-class solutions which are based on an 'open system' philosophy and easily integrated into existing infrastructures.

High profile clients include various government departments in the GCC and Iraq including various ministries, police, municipalities through to blue chip corporate giants such as Etisalat, Saudi Aramco, Qatar Foundation and high profile hospitality clients such as Burj Al Arab, Atlantis and Kempinski.

Omnix has a strong track record of profitable and well-executed organic growth since commencing operations over 27 years ago and is currently amongst the few regional IT solutions and services providers with a pan-GCC and Middle East customer base.

Omnix is ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 & ISO 18001:2007 Certified Company. Learn more on:

Ejada Ejada

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EJADA Systems Company Limited (EJADA) is a leading IT services & solutions provider in the Middle East & North Africa, with market presence in Saudi Arabia over two decades, enabling enterprises in Banking and Finance, Telecommunication, Health, Government sector, Oil and Gas, and Private sector, to maintain their competitive edge in today's dynamic market.

Starlink Starlink

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StarLink, a leading IT compliance and next-generation threat driven solutions provider, recognized as a "Trusted Security Advisor", a True Value Added Distributor, and a market leader by more than 500 customers to secure critical enterprise assets and safeguard access to sensitive data in the most demanding datacenter environments.

StarLink, has helped enterprise organizations in the Government, Banking & Finance, Telco, Oil & Gas,Education and Healthcare sectors achieve and sustain compliance standards and optimally manage risk through full policy, procedure and controls lifecycle management.

StarLink, founded in 2005, in Dubai, today has on-the-ground sales and technical presence with physical offices in 8 countries across the Middle East, Turkey and Africa to support its channel partners, and in turn its customers.

Resemble Systems Resemble Systems

Silver Sponsors

Resemble Systems is an IBM Advanced Business Partner focusing on messaging and social collaboration solutions from IBM Collaboration Solutions brand. Over the past 3 years Resemble Systems played an important role in Saudi Arabia by serving key IBM customers who invested in IBM Collaboration Solution. Resemble Systems as a Value Added Reseller demonstrated the real value of investing on IBM Collaboration Software capabilities around enterprise email, social business, unified communications, portal and web content management. Resemble is truly a one stop shop for customers who wants to purchase new Software Licenses, renew existing licenses, Implementation, Development, Customisation, Training and AMC on any products from IBM ICS brand.

With local presence in Saudi Arabia, Resemble Systems also built Center of Excellence (CoE) on the following products:

  • IBM Notes & Domino Social Edition 9
  • IBM Connections 4.5
  • IBM Sametime Complete 9
  • IBM WebSphere Portal 8
  • IBM Web Content Management
  • IBM xPages

  • Resemble Systems offers world class local technical support on the above products. Below are the Services Offerings:

    1. Implementation Management Services (IMS)
    2. Application Development & Maintenance (ADM)
    3. Email Security & Monitoring Solutions
    4. Annual Maintenance Contracts (AMC)
    5. eFax to email Automation
    6. Enterprise Document Management Solution
    7. Social Enterprise Content Management Solution (Social ECM)
    8. WorkFlow Automation, Manual Forms Automation, HR Self Services
    9. Corporate Training /li>

    Being an IBM Advanced Business Partner, proven track record and testimonials from existing customers in Saudi Arabia has been taken Resemble Systems to a next level in 2014.

    Royal Cyber Royal Cyber

    Silver Sponsors

    Since Its inception in 2002, Royal Cyber has achieved remarkable & historical milestone by making its way to the list of world’s fastest growing and most innovative companies in Information Technology sector. With its diversified and unmatched IT solutions, Royal Cyber has proven itself as a leading organization in today’s most completive business industry. Royal Cyber has won different Awards that were given in recognition of our Excellency in providing the exceptional services and support to our huge clientele making them capable enough to compete in their respective industry niche and maximizing their business growth. With our dynamic and skilled team of more than 500 professionals along with global footprint of offices, the company has delivered the best-out of-the-rest services and have thus proved itself as one of the most profound business of today and tomorrow in a very short of span of time.

    Royal Cyber is a modernized e-business Solutions provider specializing in software deployment. We are an IBM Premier Business partner, an IBM Authorized trainer and Microsoft Certified Gold Partner. Since Its inception in 2002, our experts have been leaders in providing exceptional & award winning services to organizations of different industry verticals all across the globe.

    Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois we have a global footprint with offices and development centers across North America, Asia, Europe, Africa and the Middle East region. Our strategic move of establishing an offshore center in Asia has helped us to reduce costs and provide highly competitive rates to our valued clients without compromising over quality.

    Our global presence and diverse workforce have enabled us to provide innovative and customized IT solutions which has made us the global leader in software consultancy, and are providing best-in-class services with reliability, safety and security to maintain global redundancy for seamless delivery.

    We deploy Software and provide trainings, consultancy and technical support of IBM and Microsoft customized solutions. Our offerings span from Web -based development to complex Software applications, Mobile platforms, E-Business and E-Commerce Solutions.

    Royal Cyber is proud to have the most competent team in the industry with proven technical expertise in various frameworks and technological standards. Our professionals are leaders in providing training and consultancy of IBM Rational, WebSphere, Tivoli, Hats, Commerce, MQ, Lotus and Microsoft family Solutions to thousands of businesses worldwide including many Fortune 500 companies.