By: Latifa Yusuf Masai
Hargeisa (Somalilandsun)-The republic of Somaliland was among 47 sub Saharan countries that simultaneously hosted oracle cloud day 2016.
At the event held at Ambassador Hotel in Hargeisa that pooled its participants from government, institutions of higher learning and the private sectors the guest of Honour namely the Somaliland minister of Council coordination, Research and Technology Ali Hamud Jibril said the inclusion of Somaliland to simultaneously hold the Oracle Cloud Day 2016 event with other sub-Saharan countries was a measure of the rapidly growing technology sector.
“Being selected by a company such as Oracle with global operations is matter of pride for the country thence the government’s commitment to facilitating a conducive operational environment for Oracle and other foreign investors as well” said minister Ali Hamud adding that his ministry shall utilize the Oracle Cloud application to store government data.
The Oracle cloud platform was introduced by visiting company experts that included its Horn Africa representative Ms Hodon Mohamed supported by Daoud from Mega boutique of Djibouti among others
. According to Daud who was main presenter the Oracle cloud platform enables businesses and public sector agencies to increase performance, through concentration on core activities devoid of cumbersome on premium data management.