Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, will host the global experts and leaders within the Kingdom’s ICT field at its sixth annual Huawei Day KSA event, held in the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Riyadh at 9th of December, to discuss the latest technologies and how they can be applied to lead the way into Saudi Arabia’s digitally-driven future.
At the ninth Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC), two of Huawei's key customers won prestigious digital transformation awards: the government of Yingtan in Jiangxi Province of China, won the global and China Digital Transformation Award, and Longgang District in Shenzhen, China, won the China Digital Government Innovation Award. In addition, five Huawei customers were shortlisted for intelligent city awards.
The ninth Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) is held in Barcelona from November 19 to 21, 2019. Huawei, together with more than 20 industry partners and customers, jointly attended the event under the theme of "Building a Fully Connected, Intelligent City."
At the Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) 2019, Huawei and the Barcelona City Council, have signed a Letter of Intention (LoI) for the two institutions to collaborate in innovation projects and facilitate technological investment in the city.
Huawei held eco-Connect Europe 2019 in Paris, France, under the theme of "Enable a DigitALL Connected Future."
At the Wireless Global Congress (WGC) held by the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), Huawei announced a groundbreaking Wi-Fi 6 pilot. The project, supported by the WBA, will carry out a series of Wi-Fi 6 verification tests at Mondragon University, Spain, to explore innovative Wi-Fi 6 use cases, inspire students, and enhance education outcomes.
Huawei's WLAN, has been recognized as a Strong Performer in “The Forrester New WaveTM: Wireless Solutions, Q3 2019”report by Forrester Research,Inc. and is among the top-ranked in the current offering category.
Huawei was named an October 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Data Center Networking. This is now the second time Huawei has received this distinction.
Together with Huawei, Al Balqa’ Applied University(BAU) has officially launched the country’s first Huawei ICT Academy in the university campus in Salt city, with the presence of H.E Mr. Pan Weifang, the Ambassador of Chinese Embassy.
The ITS World Congress 2019 is held in Singapore from October 21 to 25. Under the theme of "Digital Road, Smart Mobility", Huawei is working to explore the digital transformation and technological innovation of the transportation industry.
Recently, Huawei and Forrester jointly released a thought leadership white paper titled "Artificial Intelligence Firewalls — The Intelligent Solution For Enterprise Cybersecurity" and defined the new wave of next-generation AI firewalls (AIFWs). As well as resolving the drawbacks of the next-generation firewall (NGFW) static rule engine, these moves also aim to enhance threat detection and address the challenges of security O&M through automation.
Huawei's NetEngine 8000 Series routers received the "Global Service Router New Product Innovation Leadership Award" from Frost & Sullivan, a renowned consulting firm, at the Excellence in Best Practices Awards Gala. This award recognizes Huawei's contributions to product innovation in the newly launched NetEngine 8000 series routers, which provide an all-scenario unified platform that features a high capacity of up to 14.4T per slot, SRv6-powered intelligent connections, and AI-boosted intelligent operations and maintenance (O&M).
[Shanghai, China, September 24, 2019] At HUAWEI CONNECT 2019, Huawei launched the industry's first T-level AIFW: HiSecEngine USG12000. Equipped with Huawei Ascend AI chips, these AIFWs deliver industry-leading intelligent detection capabilities and intelligent border defense for enterprise networks.
[Beijing, China, September 21, 2019] China Eastern Airlines, China Unicom Beijing, and Huawei joined to launch a 5G smart travel service system at Beijing Daxing International Airport.
At HUAWEI CONNECT 2019, Huawei held an IP networking summit with the theme of "Leading Intelligent Networks". During the summit, Huawei launched its 3-layer AI architecture of intelligent IP networks and a full series of new products. Featured products include the innovative AI Turbo series of Huawei's "four-engine" products, iMaster NCE (an autonomous driving network management and control system), and iMaster NAIE (the industry's first network AI center). Huawei also highlighted the three fundamental features of intelligent IP networks and demonstrated how AI can be integrated into all layers of IP networks. These new offerings and capabilities deliver new levels of intelligence in IP networks, leading intelligent IP networks and accelerating the advent of autonomous driving networks.
During HUAWEI CONNECT 2019, Huawei, Ping An Technology, Baidu, China Merchants Bank, China CITIC Bank, Shanghai Pudong Development Bank, iFLYTEK, and UCloud jointly initiated the establishment of the Ecosystem Alliance for Intelligent and Lossless Data Center Networks. The Open Data Center Committee will undertake the role as the consultant company. This alliance is designed to promote the development of the data center network industry through industry collaboration.
During HUAWEI CONNECT 2019, Huawei introduced its Intelligent Campus Ecosystem Plan and the intelligent HiCampus solution jointly developed with partners for enterprise customers in China and beyond. The announcement came during an intelligent campus summit themed around "bringing digital to every campus for pervasive intelligence."
At HUAWEI CONNECT 2019, Huawei launched its next-generation, intelligent, all-flash storage product, the OceanStor Dorado (OceanStor C series), which runs on the powerful Kunpeng and Ascend processors. The system uses the SmartMatrix fully interconnected, high-reliability architecture, which tolerates the simultaneous failure of 7 out of 8 controllers, ensuring always-on core services.
Huawei has partnered with Chinasoft International (CSI) to release an Intelligent Financial Data Solution based on a converged data lake at HUAWEI CONNECT 2019. The solution is designed to help financial institutions in Southeast Asia and other markets make boundless intelligent financial services accessible to the general public, while improving business efficiency and driving innovation.
During the HUAWEI CONNECT 2019, Huawei signed a global cooperation agreement with Allied Computing Services Limited (ACSL) to further strengthen Huawei's global partner alliance ecosystem for multinational corporations (MNCs). This cooperation will enable better consistent services and transaction platforms for customers and partners across more than 180 countries worldwide. By doing so, Huawei and ACSL will work together to help MNCs address challenges in the global deployment of ICT equipment and services.