As Part of Their Significant Global Expansion Crayon MEA are Joining Technology Leaders to Showcase Their ‘Best In Class’ License Management & SAM Solutions

Online PR News – 20-August-2014 – Dubai, United Arab Emirates – In a dramatic increase in presence within the region Crayon MEA have announced that they will be attending the GITEX Technology Week in 2014, which is being held from October 12th till the 16th at the Dubai World Trade Center. In its 33rd Edition, the event is expected to attract over 1,142,000 ICT professionals from 150 countries, including more than 25k C-Level executives. The event will feature over 700 ICT companies from 61 countries with over 80% of the top global ICT brands being present.

Crayon MEA, part of Crayon Group, are experts at optimising client ROI from complex technology. Global leaders in software asset management (SAM), cloud, volume licensing and associated consulting services they are trusted advisors to many of the globe's leading organisations. The business has deep strategic relationships with many of the world’s leading technology publishers including; Microsoft, VMware, Citrix, Veeam, CommVault, ExtendASP, Ensim & Kelverion amongst a rich portfolio of other vendors. The multi award winning organisation won Microsoft LSP Global CA Partner of the year 2014 along with being crowned Microsoft Global SAM Partner of the year for 2013.

Crayon MEA will have its sales team and consulting delegates present at its Stand # A7 - 46 in Hall 7, where visitors will be able to see and discuss the full range of services including; customized solutions in Licensing, Software Asset Management and IT consultancy. Crayon will also showcase the bespoke support services available to organisations seeking optimization through the outsourcing of non-core business utilities in order to focus on fundamental priorities and improve service quality and enhance customer experience.

Rune Syversen, Crayon Group CEO commented “We are delighted to be participating in GITEX 2014 and look forward to talking to many of our customers and potential customers at this fantastic event. This is a major increase in exposure for our business in the region and demonstrates the depth of commitment we have to growing our business significantly throughout the Middle East and Africa”

Crayon are also experts in Service provider solutions –on demand licensing- like Microsoft SPLA, Citrix CSP, VMware VSPP and other licensing programs and are rapidly emerging as a dominant player in the Telco & Service Providers markets in the Middle East and Africa. The business has successfully delivered various cloud infrastructure implementation projects in the region such as the Pacific Controls Cloud Platform ( amongst other major cloud platforms for a multiplicity of regional clients.

Crayon’s Software Asset Management and IT Consultancy experts will be available throughout GITEX week to discuss the infrastructure design and deployment requirements of service providers’ and will be able to share insights into global best practice, new industry trends and key vendor technology releases.

“Crayon have an enviable track record of success stories and achievements, whether with vendors or clients and we are eager to share our best practice and expertise with partners, customers and potential clients at this year’s GITEX show” added Henrik Mattila-Kuusniemi, CEO Crayon MEA .

About Crayon

Crayon are the global leader in Software Asset Management (SAM), Volume Licensing and associated Consulting and Professional Services. Trusted advisors to the world's leading organisations, we help ensure our clients truly optimise their licensing estate and remain compliant in the new hybrid cloud world. The Company has over 750 employees and is headquartered in Oslo, Norway with branches around the world.
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