Huawei is showcasing its latest ICT innovations at GITEX GLOBAL 2023, reaffirming its commitment to empowering digital transformation through Artificial Intelligence (AI) across various industries to help them make the most of intelligence technologies. The global ICT leader will demonstrate new industry solutions and use cases in the domains of cloud, advanced network capabilities, cybersecurity, and digital power technologies. Huawei is the Gold Sponsor of GITEX GLOBAL 2023 and the lead sponsor for the event's cybersecurity program, Cyber Valley.
The Role of AI in Innovation
AI is poised to become a game-changer for the global economy and has begun revolutionizing multiple industries and sectors. AI has been integrated into essential production systems, where it is now contributing significantly to the creation of added value. The adoption of AI is projected to reach 20% in major industries by 2026. The domain has the potential to redefine global productivity and competitiveness. According to PwC’s Global Artificial Intelligence Study, AI could contribute up to $15.7 trillion to the global economy by 2030.
Huawei’s Integration of AI
Under the theme of 'Accelerate Intelligence', Huawei is showcasing ways to integrate AI into various industry scenarios and is empowering organizations to reimagine their digital transformation and innovation roadmaps while bearing the AI-powered intelligent era in mind. As the Middle East and Central Asia region prioritizes sustainability initiatives, Huawei will showcase its green technology, demonstrating its dedication to fostering a more sustainable future across the entire industry.
Steven Yi, president of Huawei Middle East and Central Asia, said, “The new AI-powered intelligent era will usher new opportunities and values for businesses, industries, and ecosystems across the Middle East and Central Asia. At GITEX GLOBAL 2023, Huawei will demonstrate the latest breakthroughs in intelligent ICT innovations and unlock the immense potential of cloud and AI for Industries, while ensuring that the ICT sector is continuously reinforcing its digital parameters and end-to-end cyber security practices. By bringing together industry visionaries, business leaders, and top technical experts, we will be ‘Accelerating Intelligence’ for a ‘Win-Win Intelligent Future’.”
Huawei is showcasing intelligent industry solutions designed to meet the specific needs of different industries, including public services, finance, oil & gas, electric power, transportation and ISP.
In the AI era, Huawei Enterprise Network delivers limitless computing power via ubiquitous connectivity, providing enhanced and more intelligent AI network services to global users. At GITEX, the company will launch Intelligent Cloud-Network to accelerate intelligent upgrades, which fully unleashes computing power with super-connectivity for unparalleled AI productivity in the AI era. Other key products that will be showcased at the event include the Huawei AirEngine 8771-X1T, Huawei CloudEngine 16800-X, and High-Quality 10Gbps CloudCampus.
Within the storage domain, Huawei will address the major challenges in the development and implementation of large-model applications. Huawei's F2F2X solution (Flash-to-Flash-to-Anything) and OceanStor A310 will provide solutions to meet the dynamic demands of modern storage in the AI era. Additionally, Huawei’s innovative F5G solutions will be showcased at GITEX to support industry intelligence.
Huawei’s ICT Innovations at GITEX
Additionally, in line with the company’s net zero policies and emissions reduction strategies, it is promoting the Huawei Net Zero Campus Framework, which enables campuses to assess their current situation and plan their transition to clean energy sources, while meeting the growing demand for digital services and data processing.
To better meet the needs of SMEs and its partners, Huawei has been increasing its strategic investment in the commercial market since 2022, and visitors can experience the latest commercial market solutions at Huawei’s booth at GITEX GLOBAL. For the first time, HUAWEI eKit, a sub-brand designed for the distribution business under Huawei, is marking its presence at GITEX GLOBAL. It aims to provide versatile products and solutions for hundreds of millions of small businesses and SOHOs by leveraging Huawei's 30+ years of experience in ICT and digital transformation.
This year, under the theme of “Everything as a Service", Huawei Cloud is committed to building the cloud foundation for an intelligent world with systematic innovation at its core. Huawei Cloud brings the most advanced cloud and AI technologies to the Middle East and Central Asia, thanks to its unique advantages in cloud-network-edge-device-chip collaboration. Under the slogan “AI for Industries”, Huawei drives applications of AI across industries to power intelligent upgrades. At GITEX, Huawei is showcasing its industry-leading Pangu Models 3.0, with its 5+N+X decoupled, hierarchical architecture. Furthermore, to meet enterprises' data security requirements for AI models, Pangu Model 3.0 supports multiple deployment modes, including Huawei Cloud Stack 8.3.0.
Dr. Zhu Shenggao, vice president of AI Business of Huawei Cloud Middle East and Central Asia, will deliver a keynote session on ‘Pangu Large Models Accelerate AI for Industries’ on October 18th on the AI Stage in Hall 9, DWTC.
At this year's Huawei booth, the company is introducing a groundbreaking demonstration of how they have integrated cybersecurity as a fundamental component of their corporate DNA, influencing their business practices and the development of products and services. This marks the first time Huawei is showcasing this transformation.
Huawei believes cybersecurity will be critical to the success of embracing the AI-driven digital future. "Cybersecurity is key to executing our All Intelligence strategy, providing strong fundamentals to accelerate digital transformation,” said Jeff Wang, Vice President of Huawei Global Cybersecurity & Privacy Office. Wang will be sharing a keynote proposing Trustworthy Engineering, Standardization and Certification. Dr. Aloysius Cheang, Chief Security Officer for the Middle East and Central Asia, will further underline the importance of having a sound Data-Centric Security Governance in the era where ‘Data is the new oil’, paving the way forward to unlock and unleash the full potential of AI at GITEX Cybersecurity conference.
Huawei’s Commitment to Sustainability
Huawei has set a strong, long-term, strategic commitment to sustainability, which aligns with the UAE's hosting of COP28 this year. Within this commitment, Huawei Digital Power leverages intelligent energy data to help achieve carbon neutrality. Visitors can see demos of Zero Carbon Park, Zero-carbon ICT infrastructure scenarios of Data Center Facility & Critical Power and Industry Site Power, and Solar-Storage-EV Charging infrastructure scenarios at the stand.
The company is also emphasizing its commitment to fostering a thriving partner ecosystem that promotes mutually beneficial results. They collaborate with partners on solutions like these to facilitate the deep integration of AI into various industry scenarios, enabling the intelligent transformation of a growing number of sectors.