Nexans, the worldwide leader in cables and cabling systems, today announced that they have won the coveted Network Middle East Innovation Awards 2009 for the ‘Best cabling solution range’ category. The company was recognized for its broad range of cabling solutions and innovative products including the LANmark-6A and -7A, the LANsense Next Generation Analyser (NGA) and the Nexans EMAC (environmental monitoring and access control) devices.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Tarek Helmy, Regional Director Gulf and Middle East of Nexans Cabling Solutions, said, “We are happy to win the Network Middle East Innovation Award, which is an achievement and an honor. It is a testimony of our company’s commitment to providing the latest and best in cabling solutions to our customers and partners in the region. This award also recognizes our team’s commitment in providing the highest level expertise, excellence, customer service and support while further strengthening our relationships with our distributors and channel partners.”
The Network Middle East Innovation Awards 2009 were designed to recognize companies that have contributed significantly to the region’s IT Networking market segment during 2008. The awards paid tribute to individuals and companies for their outstanding achievements in building the most technologically advance IT Infrastructure as well as offering the Best networking product range in the Middle East. Nexans beat off strong competition from R &M, Leviton and Brandrex to bag the coveted ‘Best cabling solution range’ award. This is the second win for the cabling vendor having also won the award in 2006.
Nexans was judged for its LANmark-6A and LANmark-7A product range and the two new green products it launched in 2008, namely the environmental monitoring and access control (EMAC) - which provides management information of power consumption and temperature to help create more energy efficient ‘greener’ data centers, and the LANsense Next Generation Analyzer (NGA). Apart from the above products, Nexans offers a complete range of LAN cabling products and value added services providing improved reliability and reduced cost of ownership for Network Managers.
With energy as the basis of its development, Nexans (nexans.ae), the worldwide leader in the cable industry, offers an extensive range of cables and cabling systems. The Group is a global player in the infrastructure, industry, building and Local Area Network markets. Nexans addresses a series of market segments from energy, transport and telecom networks to shipbuilding, oil and gas, nuclear power, automotive, electronics, aeronautics, handling and automation.
With an industrial presence in more than 30 countries and commercial activities worldwide, Nexans employs 22,000 people and had sales in 2007 of EUR7.4bn. Nexans is listed on Euronext Paris, compartment A.