SETS has become one of the first partners to achieve Nutanix Master Status in the Middle East

SETS, a leading information technology company in the region, announced today that it has successfully completed all requirement to obtain the level of Master Partner in the Nutanix Channel Charter Program. Master Partner tier status is an achievement accomplished by only a select few partners in the Middle East to date.

The Master Partner Accreditation is the highest tier of the Nutanix Partner Program and requires that partners hold multiple technical and sales certifications in Nutanix’s core HCI products as well as newer products such as Flow, Era and Beam.

SETS certified specialists enable the company to secure the market with an end-to-end sales, presales, and delivery expertise. This achievement recognizes SETS technical skills and knowledge, highlighting its capabilities to help customers transform their businesses, being a trusted Nutanix consultant and solution provider.

Commvault Partners with SETS in Lebanon

SETS to offer cutting-edge Commvault data management solutions to clients across Lebanon and wider Middle East region

Commvault, a global leader in enterprise data management, has appointed SETS as an authorized partner in Lebanon. The appointment is in line with Commvault’s strategy to expand its markets and create a solid support infrastructure for its end user customers through partners committed to the Commvault brand.

The appointment enables the distribution of Commvault’s industry leading enterprise backup, recovery, archive and cloud solutions to customers across Lebanon and the Levant region. As a national leader in information technology with more than 25 years of experience in the industry, SETS will be able to provide customers with comprehensive end-to-end professional Commvault services in addition to the company’s latest solutions.

Shady Saba, Regional Director, Levant & Turkey at Commvault, said: “As we continue to deliver customers the industry’s best data protection offerings we are also expanding our partner relationships to bring our solutions to new markets and increase value to partners and customers. We are delighted to be partnering with SETS to introduce our state of the art solutions to customers in Lebanon and the Levant region and I look forward to working closely with SETS to offer customers a complete data management solution from the end-point, to the data center and to the cloud.”

Maher Chahlawi, CEO, at SETS, said: “Becoming a Commvault partner allows us to offer the full Commvault solution to our customers, from design to implementation, delivery and support. Our appointment recognizes our technical skills and knowledge as well as our extensive industry experience in Lebanon and the wider Levant region. It also highlights our capabilities as a trusted consultant and solution provider. We look forward to a lengthy and successful relationship with the Commvault team.”

SETS and Huawei Sign a Strategic Partnership Agreement

SETS, a leading information technology company in the Middle East announced today the signature of a partnership agreement with Huawei a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider.

Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, with 180,000 employees, Huawei ICT solutions, products, and services are used in more than 170 countries and regions, serving over one-third of the world’s population. With continuous technologic innovation, Huawei Enterprise BG (Business Group) has been committed to fully leveraging the power of cloud computing, Software-Defined Networking (SDN), Big Data, and the Internet of Things (IoT) to build an open, flexible, resilient, and secure platform, and foster a collaborative and win-win ecosystem in which all players can thrive and prosper. Currently, a total of 197 of Fortune Globe 500, including 45 of the top 100, have chosen Huawei as their partner in digital transformation.

SETS has been appointed as the only Value Added Partner (VAP) in Lebanon with a focus to offer Huawei’s enterprise products portfolio and deliver professional services and support.

As part of this partnership, SETS will provide Huawei’s Data Centre Solutions, Networking Solutions and Unified Communications Solutions, offering its customers with a wide range of flexible and tailored solutions.

Commenting on this partnership, Mr. Maher Chahlawi, CEO at SETS said: “We are very pleased to be working with Huawei. This strategic partnership will offer new opportunities for our customers to benefit from leading technologies, a broaden portfolio along with an efficient TCO that will guarantee a confirmed ROI. We are committed to provide our customers with proven technologies that will enable them to deliver their key mission across all verticals.”

Mr. Hazem Bazan, VP of Channels & Commercial Sales, Huawei Middle East Region Enterprise Business Group commented: “It is an honor to collaborate with SETS, Huawei’s sole Value Added Partner (VAP) in Lebanon. This partnership is in line with Huawei’s strategy to empower local partners and build a collaborative ecosystem of partners to support the digital transformation in the region, and help build a Better Connected World.”

“Through our partnership, businesses and clients in the region will have access to our enterprise portfolio of innovative solutions, platforms and technologies that will enable them to thrive and achieve their strategic goals. As a leading global ICT solutions provider, Huawei is delivering on its long-term commitment to contribute to the digital agendas of the Middle East through partnering with leading information technology companies in the region.”

Digital Transformation took over Beirut as tech giants partnered together with SETS to discuss innovative solutions

SETS hosted the ‘Think Forward – Driving Digital Transformation’ event on February 7th, 2018 at the Kempinski Summerland Hotel, where Huawei, Commvault and Intel discussed innovative Tech solutions and introduced new strategies to achieve business Digital Transformation

The event closed with the Signing Ceremony for partnership between SETS and Huawei, and SETS and Commvault.

SETS Corporate Dinner

SETS celebrates the closing of a successful year and the beginning of a new prosperous one during a dinner ceremony held on January 6th 2018 at the Kempinski Summerland Hotel.

The event started with a word from the CEO, Mr. Maher Chahlawi and was followed by an entertaining dinner at the Pier 78 restaurant.

Looking forward for a promising and successful year!

SETS to Offer Innovative Biometric Devices through TBS

SETS, the leading provider of Human Resources Management System (HRMS), announced today the signature of a strategic partnership agreement with TBS, the Swiss specialist in access control and Time Attendance devices, through Allegion the Global Distributor of TBS worldwide.

Headquartered in Switzerland, Touchless Biometric Systems (TBS) offers flexible, reliable and functional access control and time recording devices. The fingerprint systems from TBS combine unparalleled identification performance with impeccable hygiene and user friendliness. This technology edge has its greatest impact when high levels of security or large user groups are the order of the day.

This strategic partnership will enable SETS to broaden its portfolio with a wide range of innovative security and control systems allowing its customers to select the solution that best meets their needs and benefit from the latest technologies in biometric devices. TBS products are manufactured in Switzerland guaranteeing quality and sustainability. Moreover, TBS has been recognized as one of the 20 fastest growing Access Control companies worldwide.

Commenting on this partnership, Alex Zarrabi, CEO at TBS said: “We are excited to penetrate the Lebanese market through SETS, a renowned HRMS leader in the region. With more than 25 years of experience in the biometric field, SETS has proved to be a major player in the market and the right partner to support TBS activities and expansion.”

Maher Chahlawi, CEO at SETS added: “We are always eager to introduce state-of-the-art technologies to our customers through partnering with pioneering international brands such as TBS. This partnership will enable our current and new customers to benefit from cutting-edge biometric devices made in Switzerland.”

SETS to take part in the “Lebanese Week in Muscat” Event


SETS, the leading provider of Human Resource Management Solutions (HRMS), will be participating in the “Lebanese Week in Muscat” event that will be held at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre in Muscat from 23 to 25 October, 2016.

The “Lebanese Week in Muscat” is an effort from the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture in Beirut to fortify and create business relationships with Oman. It also aims to market Lebanon in the Sultanate and expand horizons for Lebanese economic sectors in this promising market as well as developing bilateral economic, trade and investment relations between both countries.


With more than 25 years of experience in the HRMS industry and over 1,000 references, SETS will be showcasing its fully integrated Human Resources Management Solution “People 365”, enabling businesses to easily automate and optimize the management of their HR operations through its Time Attendance, Payroll and HR streams.

Visit our booth (D15) to meet SETS’ expert team and learn more about how “People 365” can benefit your business.

SGBL selects SETS for major HRMS transformation

SETS, the leading provider of Human Resources Management System (HRMS), announced today that Societe Generale de Banque au Liban, a leading bank in Lebanon and the Levant, has selected the Time Attendance and Payroll modules from People 365 to automate its HR processes.

SGBL operates in retail, corporate, investment and private banking services through 70 branches and 1,500 employees in Lebanon. Having more than 20 years of experience in the HRMS industry and 37 references in the local banking sector, SETS will be offering SGBL a mature and flexible solution that is fully compliant with BDL, ABL and NSSF regulations to support the bank in automating and simplifying the management of its HR activities.

SGBL team and SETS’ qualified consultants engaged through a series of consultancy workshops prior to signature to identify the bank’s needs based on SETS know-how in implementing such large-scale banking projects. Through this exercise, SETS was able to narrow down these needs and deliver the value SGBL was looking for to drive its vision.

Philippe DUBOIS, Deputy Chief Executive Officer at SGBL commented: “SGBL has benefited from SETS innovative consultancy approach and professional methodology that is aligned with our high business standards. Our business experts were able to evaluate the product features, functionalities and new business processes at an early stage. We are confident that People 365 will enable us to drive efficiency and accuracy through automating our Time Attendance operations, generating a compliant and consistent payroll and optimizing our internal processes.”

Maher Chahlawi, Chief Executive Officer at SETS added: “We are delighted to have been chosen by SGBL and look forward to supporting them in their strategic IT transformation plans. We believe that our years of expertise combined with People 365 full-fledged features will definitely meet the bank’s expectations and requirements due to the system maturity and SETS proven track record in implementing Human Resources Management Solutions for the banking sector.”

Sunset gathering with Sesobel


SETS core values are the basis of who we are and what we stand for. They define the culture and shape the character of our company.

As part of our CSR initiative, SETS is a proud supporter of the “Sunset Gathering” event that will be celebrating SESOBEL’s mission at The Gärten on June 29.

Join us and help improve the quality of life of children and youth with disability!


SETS Celebrates 25 Years of Success and Growth

SETS, the leading provider of innovative IT solutions and services, held its annual strategic dinner on Sunday, January 10, 2016 at the Playroom, marking its 25th anniversary and gathering employees from Lebanon and the region under the theme: “Together Committed for a Brighter Future”.

The event included top management speeches and presentations reflecting the alignment in SETS strategy along with the huge success and expansion accomplished during the past years, through offering its customers best -of- breed brands, IT solutions and services. The presentations were followed by a lovely dinner and a hilarious comedy show.

Among its many achievements, SETS is proud to be the first HRMS vendor in terms of customer acquisition and delivery with the number one Time Attendance and Payroll solutions in the market along with a leading HR solution. SETS has more than 1,000 references coming from primary companies in all sectors and has accumulated 25 years of in-depth expertise in HRMS offerings.

SETS is very excited about the future as we continue to expand, driven by a team of professionals, dedicated to deliver an added value and competitive edge to our customers through service excellence.