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Bahrain's Northstar, Lenovo put Digital Convergence first

Bahrain-based Northstar Technology, a leading ICT & systems integrator, hosted a digital convergence with Lenovo in association with Logicom.

Lenovo is one of the world's leading personal technology companies, producing innovative PCs and mobile internet devices.

The technology event included several sessions providing an insight into Lenovo end client products, Lenovo Smart Collaboration, Lenovo Security Solutions and Offerings.

Key presenters from Lenovo included Andreea Teodorescu (Solution Sales Executive- Middle East & Africa) Sandeep Dhunna (Technical Solution Architect Services - Middle East, Turkey & Africa) Ahmed Maklad (Smart Collaboration Business Development Manager – Middle East & Turkey) and Quinton Searle (Technical Pre-sales - Middle East and Africa).

"Lenovo has a strong market presence in the Kingdom of Bahrain with its client-side products and smart collaboration solutions. Our goal is to leverage Lenovo’s technology and advanced position of their products for our customers," said Jubran Abdulrahman, Executive Director of Northstar Technology.

Speaking at the event, Northstar’s Managing Director Ronnie Middleton said: "Through their innovation Lenovo is able to achieve competitive differentiation driving new market opportunities in the fields of mobile internet, digital home and cloud computing."

"The company’s R&D teams are made up of more than 5,000 engineers, researchers, and scientist who between them have filed more than 6,500 patents and won over 100 major design awards," stated Middleton.

"Northstar as an authorized service provider for Lenovo end client products will continue to offer this portfolio backed by the high standards of service which has helped build our reputation as one of the leading IT companies in the Kingdom and the wider GCC," he added.

Ahmed Maklad, Lenovo Smart Collaboration Business Development Manager, Middle East chorused on behalf of Lenovo their appreciation of the work and energy of North Star Technology.

"We appreciate Northstar Technology for taking this initiative to bridge the knowledge gap between our solutions and customers at large," noted Maklad.

"Digital Convergence is very important for both suppliers and customers and it is this partnership of mutual understanding that will ensure a successful project," stated Mohammed Yoosuf, Head of Sales – Northstar Technology.

"Lenovo’s commitment to developing innovative solutions requires continuous exchange of information so that customers remain current," he added.-TradeArabia News Service