Freshworks opens data centre in UAE powered by AWS

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Freshworks has launched its new data centre, powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS), in the UAE.

The new data centre will serve customers from 72 countries across the region, making the UAE the centre of Freshworks’ MEA operations.

Freshworks opens new data centre

According to the company, not only will its new data centre host all of Freshworks’ products for the customers in the region, but it will also leverage AWS.

“Data residency has always been a topic of conversation with our customers in the region and we wanted to showcase our commitment to them,” commented Sandie Overtveld, Senior Vice President, Freshworks APAC and MEA.

“We believe the data centre will bolster our solution performance enabling businesses to serve their customers and employees in the UAE even better.”

“Freshworks will be partnering with AWS”

“We are thrilled to further strengthen our presence in MEA with the new data centre in UAE,” added Abe Smith, Chief of Global Field Operations, Freshworks.

“This investment demonstrates our dedication to supporting the growth and digital transformation of businesses in the region.

“With our data centre, companies requiring regional data compliance within the UAE can depend on us for business software in Customer Service, IT and Sales and Marketing.

“Freshworks will be partnering with AWS in joint go-to-market efforts to serve our mutual customers in the region,” added Smith.

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