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Conference: 30 November–1 December 2021
Certificate Programs: 28–29 November & 2 December 2021
Crowne Plaza RDC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Business Machines Ltd. (SBM)


IBM’s history in the Kingdom goes back to 1947, when a group of IBM specialists arrived in Dhahran to install the first information-handling system for the Arabian American Oil Company (ARAMCO).

With the rapid economic development in the Kingdom, Saudi Business Machines Ltd. (SBM) was established in 1981 as the General Marketing and Services Representative (GMSR) of IBM World Trade Corporation in Saudi Arabia.

Today, SBM is the Kingdom’s leading provider of end-to-end enterprise information technology and telecommunications solutions and the digital hub of innovative emerging technologies leveraging IoT, AI and Data Science to digitally transform your business.

SBM partners with worldwide IT leaders to offer cutting-edge ent erprise technology solutions across every industry in the Kingdom, further enhanced with an unrivalled portfolio of solutions in Systems and Software, Infrastructure and Network Solutions, Systems Integration, Consultation and Implementation, Business Recovery, Physical and Cyber Security, Cloud, and Operations Support.

SBM also provides comprehensive, tailored corporate services for a vast range of its products and solutions. SBM’s entire corporate structure is designed to make the company as flexible and as adaptive as possible to the dynamic and developing requirements of its customers, market, and solutions. The company has access to international best worldwide practices, resources, and knowledge bases to provide any required solution.

Working together with IBM and our valued business partners, we have built the technological fabric of Saudi Arabia, and our work is far from over. We continue to drive innovation in the Kingdom through our investment in digital talent, emerging technologies, and infrastructure, and we are strongly aligned with the government’s Vision 2030 to be the digital gateway of the Middle East. SBM is also a proud partner with the world’s most esteemed technology companies like Oracle, SAP, Microsoft, Cisco, VMware, Dell, Symantec, Schneider and many more.