ITQAN - Al Bawardi Computers
ITQAN is the UAE's leading systems integrator, known for providing Enterprise clients with world-class solutions addressing their local business needs. ITQAN (which is the Arabic word for ‘perfection’) offers state of the art technologies including: Portals & Content Management solutions, Imaging, Archiving, Document Management & Workflow Automation solutions, Healthcare Information solutions, Enterprise Resource Planning, Infrastructure solutions & Customer Relationship Management.
With a multi-national team of more than 100 IT professionals, the company has offices located in major UAE cities and has several business partners across the Gulf.
Established in 1984 as Al Bawardi Computers, it became ITQAN in 1997 and is 100% nationally owned.
As a hardware reseller in its early years, the company was the first to bring Compaq into the Middle East market, followed by the launch of Microsoft Middle East operations in 1991 to provide office automation services through ‘Gold Partnership’ status.
As the market evolved, ITQAN re-positioned its portfolio offerings and re-structured the organisation to focus on application solutions. In 2000, it began to offer implementation services for on-line government services, document management and healthcare management solutions, demonstrating real added value to customers.
With its growing focus on implementing application solutions, ITQAN has built a dedicated team of highly skilled professionals and a set of operational competences that form the underpinnings of its competitive advantage. Today, ITQAN is the preferred local systems integrator and application solutions provider for major market sectors such as: Government, Semi Government, Oil & Gas, Telecommunications, Banking & Finance & Real Estate.
The ISO 9001-2000, ISO 27001 and ISO/IEC 20000 company is a recipient of numerous quality and excellence awards: Microsoft Dynamics President’s Club 2008, The Best System Integrator – Arab Technology Awards 2007, The Best ICT Company - Arab Technology Awards 2006, Microsoft Winning Customer Award in 2006 & 2004, the first systems integrator in the region to win Sheikh Khalifa Appreciation certificate in 2005 - 2006, Gulf Excellence Forum Award 2000, Middle East Information Technology Award as the IT Company of the Year 1999, and Dubai Quality Appreciation Award as the IT Company of the Year (Services) in 1999. In 2011, the General Manager of ITQAN Mr. Feras Al-Jabi was awarded the coveted Feigenbaum Leadership for Excellence Award for the accomplishments and milestones experienced in ITQAN under his leadership.