The ICT sector in Oman is set to be boosted by an agreement between the global enterprise applications company IFS and the Oman ICT Group.
The partnership will help the Oman ICT Group achieve its key strategic objectives of developing the ICT sector for national advancement and includes Omanisation.
It creates the path and provides a competitive IFS ERP solution into the Oman market while upskilling Omani consultants. Customers in Oman will now have a choice of an easy to deploy solution either on-premise or in the cloud and benefit from a low total cost of ownership.
The Oman ICT Group is mandated to create synergies between various operating companies and is aligned with the National ICT Strategy to provide the necessary technology inputs whenever and wherever required.
Said Al-Mandhari, CEO, Oman ICT Group, said: “Keeping pace with technological advancements is very important in ensuring that we are more effective and efficient in our operations. The strategic partnership with IFS goes beyond the commercial aspects and creates a new market for IFS. “Simultaneously it also strengthens Oman ICT’s growth prospects by helping us capitalise on the international experience that IFS brings to the table. We are keen on serving our community to the best of our abilities and such partnerships are the need of the day.”