Bassel Al-Halabi (right), Managing Director of TecCentric, with Tayfun Topkoc, Managing Director, Middle East and Africa, Turkey and Central Asia of SAS during the signing ceremony in Doha.
Doha: Technology Centric Solutions (TecCentric), Qatar’s premier provider of technology, cloud, security and operations services, and SAS, the analytics leader and the world’s largest private software company , announced their new partnership yesterday.
Aimed at delivering powerful and innovative AI and analytics solutions, the new partnership promises immediate and superior value through the modernization of data and business intelligence in the Qatari market. SAS’s 46+ years of expertise, with over 82,000 customer sites and 91 of the Fortune Global 500’s top 100 companies as customers, combined with TecCentric’s local skills, know-how and support capabilities will allow Qatari organizations to take full advantage of enhancing their data and accelerating their digital transformation.
Armed with SAS’s deep industry knowledge and innovative, cutting-edge analytics and AI algorithms, organizations will be able to solve their most intractable problems and uncover new opportunities. TecCentric will work with SAS to customize services and solutions for a wide range of industries ranging from public sector to banking, education, healthcare, etc., giving them access to the full analytics cycle with the SAS’s extensive AI solutions offering as well as its leading fraud and financial crime analytics and reporting.
SAS’s integrated AI software supports diverse environments and will provide Qatari organizations with smarter, automated solutions that allow them to adapt to meet changing business needs.
Bassel Al-Halabi, Managing Director of TecCentric, said, “Data quality, speed and insights are the hallmarks that set industry leaders apart. Accelerating the shift from insight to innovation should be at the forefront of every business. And we are confident that SAS, as a trusted global analytics powerhouse, will provide the best solutions across all industries for organizations in Qatar. With SAS solutions, the market will be able to continuously capitalize on advances in AI, reinvent the way it does business, and drive both the economy and the country forward.”
Tayfun Topkoc, Managing Director, Middle East and Africa, Turkey and Central Asia at SAS, said, “SAS aims to empower and inspire with the most trusted analytics and has the capabilities and expertise to enable organizations, large and small, across industries, to facilitate data-driven decision-making to meet ever-changing customer needs and the dynamic business landscape.
Our collaboration with TecCentric is strategic in Qatar, as they share our determination to support organizations on their digital transformation journey, to solve their most pressing challenges using a data-driven approach and to give them real competitive advantages and to long term to succeed. through the implementation of AI, machine learning (ML) and advanced analytics”.
He added, “We look forward to bringing best practices to the Qatari market, building sustainable and strong capabilities and resources in Qatar, and helping to bridge the gap in the market by contributing to the training and creation a local pool of national talent in data science, AI and advanced analytics”.