Aruba Accelerates Pace Of Digital Transformation At GEMS Education


Dubai, UAE: Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, today reinforced its long standing commitment to provide GEMS Education with the latest cutting-edge networking technologies that will serve as a foundation for innovation and help the institution redefine the future of education. 

GEMS Education is one of the oldest and largest Kindergarten to Grade 12 / Year 13 private education providers in the world. Throughout more than six decades in education, the Group has been led by one mission: to put quality education within the reach of every learner. Right from inception, it has recognised the opportunities that the right use of technology affords, and over the years has consistently invested in digital solutions and platforms to enhance teaching and learning. 

Today GEMS Education is a technology leader in its field, setting new benchmarks and redefining the future of education.  One technology partner that has a long history of collaboration with GEMS and been a big part of its digital transformation journey has been Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company. 

Jacob Chacko, Regional Director – Middle East, Saudi & South Africa at Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company says, “Our association with GEMS goes back over a decade. We consider it a huge honour and achievement to be associated with the world’s largest provider of K-12 education. Over the years, we have been involved in creating a robust unified networking infrastructure through Aruba’s wireless and secure access management technologies coupled with HPE’s switches, enabling the Group to transition to a more technology enriched and secure environment. I can’t thank GEMS Education enough for giving us the opportunity to be a part of their digital transformation journey and we reiterate our commitment to continue to support them as their plans for digitalization further evolves.”

“HPE Aruba is a powerhouse when it comes to cloud centric networking. As a close partner with the vendor, GEMS Education has access to the latest state-of-the-art technologies that ensures that our students and faculty have anywhere, anytime and seamless connectivity that is reliable and secure. With the Aruba networking infrastructure in place, we have the confidence to move ahead with a number of innovative technology initiatives that rely on the strong foundation that the vendor provides. They have excelled in always providing the right technologies to us on time, proving again and again that they are the right vendor of choice for GEMS Education. Digital transformation is an ongoing exercise and we appreciate the vendor’s commitment to support our future plans,” says Shabeer Mohammed, Chief Information Officer at GEMS Education. 

About Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company

Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, is the global leader in secure, intelligent edge-to-cloud networking solutions that use AI to automate the network, while harnessing data to drive powerful business outcomes. With Aruba ESP (Edge Services Platform) and as-a-service options, Aruba takes a cloud-native approach to helping customers meet their connectivity, security, and financial requirements across campus, branch, data center, and remote worker environments, covering all aspects of wired, wireless LAN, and wide area networking (WAN).