stc Group, an engine of digital transformation, is participating in Capacity Middle East 2024, the region’s leading meeting for the digital infrastructure industry, as its “digital enabler.” The event is being held at the Grand Hyatt Dubai Conference and Exhibition Center from Feb. 6-8.
The event will connect 2,600+ key ICT players from the Middle East and beyond, representing carrier, cloud, peering, hyperscale, content, finance, edge, software, equipment, data center, and satellite industries.
stc Group is participating under the theme “The Root of Connectivity,” which signifies Saudi Arabia’s strategic position as a connectivity hub between the east and west.
Under its “digital enabler” sponsorship, the group is showcasing its technology and services that are connecting people and businesses in the Middle East and beyond. In Saudi Arabia alone, more than 40 percent of the population is covered by stc’s 5G network, delivering excellent speed and low latency broadband connectivity.
Taking part in the event is stc Group subsidiary, center3, which was launched by the group as part of its vision to position Saudi Arabia as a major digital hub for the Middle East and enable digital transformation in the Kingdom, the region and the wider world. The platform, participating under the theme “The Regional Digital Hub,” owns digital infrastructure assets, including data centers and submarine cables, with the aim of building an integrated ecosystem that attracts hyper-scale data providers and increases their capacity through the latest communication and hosting technologies.
stc Group and center3 representatives will be participating in panel sessions over the course of the event to share valuable insights on issues such as the changing digital landscape and the GCC’s position as a connectivity hub.
Mohammed Alabbadi, group chief carrier and wholesale officer at stc Group, said: “We are thrilled to be participating in Capacity Middle East 2024 and to serve as the event’s ‘digital enabler,’ highlighting our commitment to driving digital transformation across Saudi Arabia and the Middle East through innovative technology and infrastructure. We look forward to engaging with our valued partners and stakeholders, and showcasing our cutting-edge solutions.”
As a leading digital services provider in Saudi Arabia, stc Group offers a variety of digital solutions and services, including online payments, telecommunications, Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, 5G, cloud computing, e-gaming and cybersecurity, and other advanced digital solutions.