Tamkeen announced today that Zoho Corp, global providers of cloud-based software, is hosting its debut user conference in the country on November 20 as part of the Global Entrepreneur Week (GEW) 2019. Zoholics: Bahrain will be held at Crowne Plaza, Manama from 8am onwards. The speakers will be educating attendees about the latest Zoho solutions and ways of leveraging cloud technology for growing business. At the event, attendees can experience hands-on workshops and one-on-one sessions, and connect with like-minded peers who also use Zoho to drive their businesses.
With applications in nearly every major business category, including sales, marketing, customer support, back office operations and an array of productivity and collaboration tools, Zoho offers the most comprehensive set of business software applications in the industry. Built on the same technology stacks, these applications integrate with each other easily, enabling seamless flow of information from one app to another.
The company's most revolutionary offering is Zoho One, the operating system for business, that comprises over 45 applications, along with several built-in services like AI, Business Intelligence, Messaging and Search. Zoho One is a customizable, extendable, and integratable platform.
Dr. Ebrahim Mohammed Janahi, the Chief Executive of the Labor Fund “Tamkeen”, stated that Tamkeen’s support of hosting this conference for the first time comes as part of Tamkeen’s objectives to drive the ICT sector and encourage organizations to access the latest advanced digital solutions in various fields, especially cloud computing. This can help organizations develop their business and improve their performance, and motivate them towards digital transformation, which in turn will enhance the status of the Kingdom of Bahrain as a leading destination for ICT in the region.
"Bahrain has one of the highest cloud adoption in the region, making it one of the fastest growing market for Zoho," said Hyther Nizam, President, MEA, Zoho Corp. "As part of GEW, we want to take the opportunity to connect with our user base and the local entrepreneur community to educate them about the cloud and our products and how best to take advantage of the latest technological advancements for accelerating their digital transformation journey."
In 2018, Zoho had launched VAT-compliant edition of their accounting software, Zoho Books, for the Bahrain market.