Microsoft je darovao crveni polumjesec UAE softver vrijedan 9.9 milijuna dolara kako bi olakšao svoje humanitarne aktivnosti i usluge. Potpora je namijenjena poboljšanju korištenja rješenja i alata informacijske tehnologije u dobrotvornoj organizaciji. Također je dio Microsoftovog Programa donacije softvera neprofitnim organizacijama (NVO-ima) u UAE-u čiji je cilj jačanje njihovih sposobnosti služenja zajednici.
The 40 Microsoft software products donated to Red Crescent come in various quantities and all include license information and instructions, preuzimanje and installation guidelines, software assurance benefits and automatic upgrades.
“This donation comes at a time when we need to streamline our IT services to ensure quick and timely delivery of services to the community. I would like to thank Microsoft Gulf for this humanitarian gesture and for their sustained engagement in community support programs. At UAE Red Crescent, we strongly believe that broad digitalni inclusion and modern IT infrastructures are key elements in addressing current and future humanitarian challenges” H.E. Mohammed Yusuf Al Fahim, Deputy Secretary General for Support Services, Red Crescent UAE.
Furthermore, the donated software will pomoći Red Crescent to enhance efficient collaboration with SharePoint and Exchange Servers, modernize their IT departments with the latest software and equip the organization with Microsoft Dynamics CRM to fuel staff productivity within the Red Crescent.
“At Microsoft, we believe that technology can go a long way in making real and lasting differences in people’s lives. The donation to UAE Red Crescent underlines our commitment to community engagement in form of grants and software that unlock people’s potential through technology innovation. The software grant will omogućiti the UAE Red Crescent to get to know our technology better and use it to impact the productivity of its operational processes and thereby positively impact the social work they carry out in the country. We will continue to make technology more accessible to organizations such as UAE Red Crescent to increase their productivity, reach more people and deliver new, improved services that directly help local communities,” Samer Abu Ltaif, Regional General Manager, Microsoft Gulf
Program donacije softvera globalna je inicijativa Microsofta koja osigurava više od 60,000 neprofitnih organizacija širom svijeta. Kroz ovaj program neprofitne organizacije su osnažene za djelotvornije djelovanje unaprjeđujući svoje usluge u zajednici. Program je već osigurao više od 3.9 milijardi dolara softvera neprofitnim zemljama širom svijeta od svog osnivanja 1998. godine.
To date, this partnership has supported 22 non-profit organizations across the UAE by providing access to the latest Microsoft technology that enhances their abilities to service the community. The software portfolio available to these non-profits includes Microsoft’s latest productivity solutions such as Windows Klijent, Office, SQL Server, and SharePoint Server.