MOFA to build network infrastructure to connect its embassies globally
Published 24 May 2009
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E-Media: Riyadh - Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has launched to build a high-performance network infrastructure to connect its 104 embassies throughout the world. The new infrastructure includes the headquarters data center backbone built using its routing, switching and security systems. The Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) network will connect its Riyadh headquarters with branch offices in Jeddah and Dammam and embassies globally to deliver, accelerate and secure the pace and quality of online services, such as issuing visas, consular assistance, and the ministry's key internal applications used for financials and human resources. Ghassan Kutobi, ICT manager at MOFA, said: "Our new high-performance network will deliver a responsive and trusted environment for deploying e-services more quickly and cost-effectively," as "Al-Riyadh" newspaper stated.
Last Modified Date: 10/02/2013 - 4:47 PM Saudi Arabia Time
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