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Aptec to host “Symantec BE Infrastructure Manager Seminar” in Dubai.

Dubai, UAE, 05 August 2009 – Aptec Holdings, one of the largest technology distributors in the Middle East, Pakistan, Turkey & English speaking sub-Saharan Africa, has announced that it is hosting a one-day seminar on 09 August 2009 in Dubai on “Symantec – Backup Exec Infrastructure Manager”. The event will be held at Movenpick Hotel, Dubai from 0900hr – 1400hrs.

Govind Haridas, Security & Storage Business Unit Manager at Aptec said, “”Symantec has launched an update to their best selling product line - Backup Exec. Version 12.5 provides for innovative cross platform integration with other market leading solutions. As corporate environments are increasingly becoming virtualized they find their current backup software is outdated and does not support these new technologies. The new version of Backup Exec has a virtualization agent for VMware and Microsoft server environments. It is also Microsoft-certified, providing first-to-market support for the latest Microsoft Windows Server 2008 portfolio”. 

“Aptec is committed to investing in our partners and customers by enabling them to position their solutions more effectively in the market. This would be one valuable training to attend. Adding value is about enabling the channel with the right tools to effectively conduct sales and transfer of knowledge. ” Said Bahaa Salah, Managing Director – Aptec Distribution. 

Aptec will be joined by representatives from Symantec at the seminar. They will also be announcing special incentives to partners that attend the event. Partners can register online for the seminar on partner registration.


Aptec Holdings ( is the Middle East, Turkey & Africa’s largest technology distributor and a leading technology sales, marketing and logistics company. As a vital link in the technology value chain, Aptec creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics services, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company offers a wide range of solutions and services to nearly 10,000 resellers and offers thousands of products from leading IT and Telecommunications manufacturers. From its offices and warehouses in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Lebanon, Turkey, Kuwait and Libya, and with more than 500 specialized staff, Aptec serves over 40 countries

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