DUBAI, June 28, 2017: Though people are driven to create art and express themselves, no two people are alike and no two users want the exact same thing from their tech devices and appliances. GCC residents are no different. Thanks to local government initiatives that aim to foster creativity within our communities, and thanks to a society that welcomes personal self-expression, there is an ever growing need to use devices creatively to express ourselves as unique individuals.
LG Electronics aims to innovate in a way where each individual can creatively express himself or herself. LG’s motto “Innovation for a better life” places an emphasis on the power of innovation and encourages its employees to look for out-of-the-box solutions for varying individual needs and lifestyles. The result has always been a ......read more
Slim with Stamina, OnePlus 5 features 6 GB RAM/8 GB RAM with Dash Charge capabilities
27th June 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: SOUQ.com has announced the pre-order of the OnePlus 5, the much-anticipated flagship smartphone from global mobile technology company OnePlus. The impressive device features a 16MP and 20MP dual camera - the highest resolution dual-camera system on a smartphone today. The OnePlus 5 captures the best quality photos with professional and powerful effects. The OnePlus 5 is available in limited stock for pre-order on SOUQ.com in the UAE starting at 1799 AED for 6GB version.
The industry-leading Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 835 processor powers the OnePlus 5 through demanding apps and games, making it incredibly power efficient. Available in a configuration of 6GB RAM and 64GB storage or 8GB RAM and ......read more
Digital Risk Management Leader Attracts New Strategic Channel Partners As The Business Continues To Expand
Dubai, UAE, June, 27, 2017: Digital Shadows, the industry leader in digital risk management, today announced the launch of its channel only partner program - Channel REV – and an associated online Partner Portal, designed to accelerate partner revenue and enhance their customers’ loyalty by offering the award-winning Digital Shadows SearchLight™ service that combines scalable data analytics with human analysts to effectively manage and reduce the digital risks of cyber threats, data leakage, and reputation risks.
The Digital Shadows’ Channel REV portal gives partners the tools they need to move fast to build their own professional services around the SearchLight solution from Digital ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, June 24, 2017: Maqta Gateway a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports, and the developer and operator of Maqta Port Community System (MPCS), has announced the launch of new innovative solutions including Maqta Payment Solution and Maqta License Management System.
The reveal took place during the Ramadan iftar hosted by Maqta Gateway, in the presence of representatives from the port community to celebrate joint achievements over the past year and the deployment of Maqta Gateway’s new solutions.
The company welcomed guests from Abu Dhabi Customs, Abu Dhabi Terminals, government agencies, shipping agents ,shipping liners, and key clients at Bab Al Qaser Hotel, Abu Dhabi to join in the evening’s festivities.
Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, CEO Abu Dhabi Ports, ......read more
Honor 8 lite and honor 6x make the perfect gifts for Eid!
Honor, the number one smartphone e-brand by Huawei, has the perfect gifting solutions for you this Eid: two of its latest models, honor 6x and honor 8 Lite, with unrivalled design features at fabulous price points.
The honor 6x, embodying the motto “Double the Experience” that millennials live and breathe breaks ground with its premium dual-lens rear camera, extended battery life and rock-solid performance. Honor 6x at 919 AED available at all major retailers in the UAE.
The honor 8 Lite with the motto “Beauty at your reach”, gives you all the qualities you need without breaking the bank. Its eye-catching aesthetics and high-performance at an attractive price point is well suited for the internet-minded, style-conscious millennial looking for a ......read more
Dubai, June 21, 2017 - Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is enabling security and reliable connectivity for Dessmann’s new smart lock platform. The new solution from the global manufacturer of smart locks and safe boxes incorporates Gemalto’s Machine Identification Modules (MIM) and Secure Elements (SE), empowering users to lock and unlock doors with their smartphones or create digital key chains for multiple locks.
The solution provides increased security compared to traditional locks. The mobile app can be used to create spare or temporary virtual keys remotely and can simplify shared accommodation services. For instance, it is able to track and monitor who unlocked a door recently. The application also sends instant notifications if a door is forced and can automatically ......read more
Sprocket - The perfect accessory for the summer holiday season
United Arab Emirates, June 21, 2017: Designed to bring back the fun of printed photos, HP has launched the HP Sprocket Photo Printer. Great imagery doesn’t just have to live online, this pocket-size printer allows users to print photos from a smartphone or tablet virtually anywhere.
HP Sprocket is portable and small enough to fit in a pocket. The snaps are instantly shareable, colourful and can even be personalised with filters, frames, emojis, text and more.
The HP Sprocket App, free on iOS and Android™, lets users easily customise their favourite smartphone and social media photos with colourful frames, text, stickers, filters and more
Sprocket brings favourite memories to life with vibrant 5 x 7.6 cm ......read more
20 June 2017
Almost one fifth of the population of the Middle East – approximately 40 million people – are now living in areas at risk of earthquakes, according to a new open source earthquake risk model released today by CATRisk Solutions and Lloyd’s.
The new risk tool uses a bespoke seismotectonic source model to give a more accurate assessment of earthquake risk in: Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, United Arab Emirates and Yemen.
Importantly, the model uses the latest seismic data from all earthquakes that have occurred in the wider Middle East, as earthquake damage is often caused by tremors that occur outside the areas covered by existing risk models for the region.
The Middle East has seen a rapid growth in urbanisation and economic development ......read more
(ISC)² designated as knowledge partner, Global Security Network as thought leadership partner of Infosecurity Middle East 2018
To be featured at Infosecurity Middle East: Exclusive Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) round table
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 20 June, 2017: Reed Exhibitions, the leading global event organiser, has confirmed that the second edition of Infosecurity Middle East, the Gulf’s specialist event securing vital government and critical data against cyber threats, will once again run as a co-located event on the side-lines of the eighth International Exhibition for National Security and Resilience (ISNR Abu Dhabi 2018).
The announcement came during the participation of representatives from Reed Exhibitions Middle East at Infosecurity Europe, the parent event of Infosecurity Middle ......read more
Market Leaders Unite to Build Strong, Nimble,
20 June 2017 (Berlin): A.T. Kearney, a leading global management consulting firm with offices in more than 40 countries, today announced the formation of a “Connected Enterprise” global alliance with Microsoft. The announcement was made at A.T. Kearney’s Digital Business Forum (DBF) in Berlin, an event bringing together executives and digital leaders at the world's most iconic corporations as well as tech pioneers, entrepreneurs, and innovators. The DBF’s assembled experts discuss digital transformation experiences as well as the ways in which they turned their digital aspirations into practical, sustainable, and transformational business solutions.
The alliance is focused on creating value through building nimble, ......read more
The revolutionary product, developed by KeyBS, makes e-Voucher distribution easy and hassle-free for 4Run telecom distributors.
DUBAI - June 19, 2017: KeyBS, a dynamic solution provider and systems integrator company, and a fully owned subsidiary of Arabi Holding Group, has announced the launch and installation of the cutting-edge e-Voucher distribution system named KeyEVD on POS machines of 4Run Telecom, a leading telecom distributor and subsidiary of Qanawat Telecom in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The partnership will further boost instant print and purchase of prepaid e-Vouchers through the unique KeyEVD solution, developed by KeyBS.
KeyEVD is a solution designed especially for telecom operators and distributors to help expand their e-Voucher distribution network, control and monitor their sales activities. ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2017: Summer is just around the corner. In other words, you and many other people around you will be preparing for summer vacation. You may take a few days off to enjoy the hot, sunny weather or create fun and exciting memories by swimming, going to concerts, or traveling to new places. Whether you keep these experiences to yourself or share them with your close family or friends, the G6 is the ideal vacation companion for taking high-quality pictures and instantly sharing them on social media.
Take Exceptional Splashy Photos
Swimming is one of the most popular activities people do in the summer. If you have children, you may want to preserve the moments your son or daughter had fun at the waterpark or jumped into the swimming pool. With your best friend, you may want to take pictures together while ......read more
New powerhouse gaming portfolio delivers cutting-edge designs, with the performance demanded by those relentlessly pursuing legendary status
Dubai, UAE, June 18, 2017: Today, HP Inc. unleveled the playing field with the launch of an entirely new, cutting-edge and comprehensive portfolio of OMEN by HP gaming products. Re-designed and re-engineered from the ground up, the new lineup gives esports athletes and competitive gamers the edge and confidence needed to perform at the highest global level. Every inch inside and out of the new OMEN PCs, displays and accessories are packed with features designed to target the needs of gamers around the world, instantly changing the game like never before.
The OMEN X Compact Desktop provides a factory-overclocked GPU from NVIDIA® and a versatile form-factor, ......read more
Beautifully crafted Nokia smartphone range delivering the latest pure Android experience is now available to buy in store and online
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 15 June 2017: HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, can now announce that its first Nokia smartphone range – comprising of the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 – will be available to buy at selected retailers. Unveiled earlier this year at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the devices combine superior craftsmanship, distinctive design and powerful entertainment features with a pure Android experience, giving you the ability to use your phone, your way.
Sanmeet Kochhar, General Manager - Middle East at HMD Global, stated, "HMD is the new home of Nokia phones now and we are looking forward to a new chapter for one of the world’s ......read more
LG’s latest appliance wants to partially replace the chef in your house and give you and your family precious time back
Dubai, UAE, June 15, 2017: Family, food, culture, heritage and traditions are of central focus during the holy month of Ramadan and now with smart appliances, homemakers are able to take advantage of new technology to prepare meals that are healthy, delicious and perfect for not just a home for today, but for a smart home of the future.
Technology is now taking over the kitchen through intuitive control with new devices that even do most of the cooking for you. The smart appliance trendsetting that started in the living room is now moving into the kitchen.
However, the most significant benefit that smart cooking can provide is the ability to save time, enabling families to spend more time engaging ......read more
Abu Dhabi; June 14, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that it will achieve a gender-balanced workforce, with 50 percent women and 50 percent men, by 2025.
“We believe strongly that gender equality is essential for a high-performing, innovation-led organization,” said Pierre Nanterme, Accenture’s chairman and CEO. “Diversity makes our business stronger and more innovative and, most important, it makes the world better. With this new goal, we are sending an important message to our people and our clients that our future workforce is an equal workforce.”
Currently, Accenture has 150,000 women, nearly 40 percent of its global workforce. Over the past several years the company has set milestones on the path to gender equality. These include:
Setting a goal to reach 40 percent women ......read more
Official gold sponsors for Assistive TechX 2017
DUBAI (UAE), June 14, 2017: As a part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Smartworld, UAE’s leading systems integrator and digital ICT services provider, has announced its support for initiatives for people with determination. The company will be the official gold sponsor for Assistive TechX 2017, a unique expo dedicated towards creating awareness on how assistive technology empowers people with disabilities and encourages their inclusion in mainstream community.
Abdulqader Obaid Ali, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Smartworld, an Etisalat and Dubai South joint venture company, said: “To achieve our great leadership’s vision of making the UAE the world’s friendliest place for the disabled, it is important to support initiatives focused on ......read more
Investment Lead by Strategic Investors With Core Focus in Loyalty and Exchange Systems.
Funds Will Accelerate Commercial Platform Development and Global Go-to-Market Strategy.
Dubai - UAE, June 13, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - Loyyal, the blockchain innovator building a global loyalty network, today announced it has closed a Series A capital raise led by Integrated Networks (iNet) with participants including UAE Exchange, Hayaat Group, Day One Investments, and other international investors. Hayaat Group is an early investor and led the Loyyal Series Seed capital raise. The company will use the capital to complete development of its platform and accelerate its go to market strategy with long term strategic advisor and first client, Deloitte, strategic partnerships with value-added resellers IBM and Quidam, and strategic alliance ......read more
The new system has successfully passed all technological tests and will be applied at all Network International points of sale, making it easy for customers to complete purchases via any network, using any phone.
Dubai, UAE, June 13, 2017– Quisk Middle East, a global provider of digital payment services and solutions, is set to launch its all-new banking payment platform in the UAE, to be applied at all of Network International's points of sale across the country.
Backed by the Smart Dubai Government Establishment (SDG), Quisk Middle East had been developing this new generation of smart payment solutions with plans to launch to banks later this year.
His Excellency Wesam Lootah, CEO of SDG, said: “The Smart Dubai Government Establishment constantly strives to make life easier and more convenient for ......read more
Dubai, June 13, 2017: Following the tremendous success of the Honor 8 Lite series, Honor, the number one smartphone e-brand by Huawei, has just announced a new colour variant coming to the Middle East- Honor 8 Lite Blue. The Honor 8 Lite Blue comes with Honor 8 Lite’s desired specifications- modest price point, premium looks, solid performance, strong battery support and advanced camera features.
“Subsequent to the incredible success of honor 8 lite, we saw an opportunity for the introduction of a different colour variant that would appeal to more users and still embody the device’s strong performance features at a budget price point,” said Chris Sun Baigong, Vice President Huawei honor Middle East CBG.
The Honor 8 Lite Blue will be available for purchase from June 1st at major retailers in the Middle ......read more
STME advises on bespoke solutions designed to meet growing region demand for System Integration
Dubai - 12 June 2017—The System Integrators (SI) services market in the Middle East and Africa was valued at US$10.34 billion at the end of 2016, following a five-year growth spurt during which the market increased by a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 8.87%, posing huge opportunities to bring solutions to new sectors according to STME, the Middle East’s leading IT solutions provider and systems integrator.
Driven by a concern for automation, integrated approaches to business, and advancements in cloud technologies and virtualization, it expected $387.85 billion would be invested annually in the global SI market by 2021, according to data published by MarketsandMarkets.
In line with the rapid ......read more
The ASW120 In-wall wireless access point provides a high-speed network with dual bandwidth capability improving quality of service and user experience.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 12, 2017: AXILSPOT, a global vendor in enterprise wireless networking, announced availability of its ASW120 In-wall wireless access point in Middle East and Africa to help businesses manage their growing indoor workload congestions, using a secure and reliable network and Internet connectivity device.
Customers are being challenged with providing wireless access in an environment with many rooms including RF-blocking walls, floors, and doors, such as hotel, patient rooms, classrooms and apartments. ASW120 has been purpose-built for high-density and micro-cell environments, offering a cost-effective way for providing high-speed wireless services ......read more
Dubai, UAE – June 12, 2017 - Polycom, Inc., an industry leader in enterprise grade business communication solutions, today introduced Polycom® Pano™, the easiest way to share content at work. Now anyone in a business meeting can share up to four streams of simultaneous content side-by-side, from any device, without the hassle of juggling cables, pucks or dongles.
Everyone has experienced the struggle of sharing presentations or spreadsheets quickly and easily in a meeting. Now customers can simply connect Polycom Pano to any display to enable wireless content sharing from PCs, Macs, tablets, and smartphones – even live video. Pano includes built-in security safeguards that limit sharing to the target monitor and that protect content once a meeting is concluded.
“Customers ......read more
Annapurna, BSquare, Canonical, Digi International, Intel, Lenovo, Mongoose, Qualcomm Technologies, Raspberry Pi, Samsung, Technicolor, and Wistron join growing list of partners and OEMs bringing AWS Greengrass to connected devices
Customers including Enel, Konecranes, Nokia, Pentair, Rio Tinto, and Stanley Black & Decker, are using AWS Greengrass for Industrial IoT
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – June 11, 2017 – Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced that AWS Greengrass, software which allows customers to run AWS compute, messaging, data caching, and sync capabilities on connected devices, is now available to all customers. With AWS Greengrass, devices can run AWS Lambda functions to perform tasks locally, keep device data in sync, and communicate with other devices ......read more
Super slow motion functionality and intelligent features of new Xperia XZ Premium brought to life in singer’s new video
Dubai, 11th June 2017: Renowned Lebanese singer and record producer Fares Karam has featured Sony Mobile’s latest Xperia smartphone in his new music video, Mnamnam, which was directed by award-winning director Hass Ghaddar.
Throughout the video, which was filmed at various locations across Lebanon, Fares Karam showcases the new Xperia XZ Premium at key moments in his journey, from experimenting with the smartphone’s Super slow motion feature in different environments to highlighting the Xperia XZ Premium’s other intelligent features.
Commenting on the collaboration, Fares Karam said: “I had a great time working with the Sony Mobile team and I especially enjoyed ......read more
Comment Article by Rick Holland, Vice President, Strategy, Digital Shadows
The attack on 200,000 plus computers across more than 120 countries around the world by the WannaCry ransomware certainly got the attention of governments, media, consumers and law enforcement. But the actual impact could have been so much worse.
Much ink is still being expended trying to determine who was ......read more
Fortinet and SentinelOne Deliver a Joint Security Solution to Address Today’s Most Advanced Persistent Threats
DUBAI, UAE, June 6, 2017: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, and SentinelOne, the company transforming endpoint protection, today announced a Fabric Ready partnership to deliver SentinelOne’s next-generation ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 6th June, 2017: Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today announced a new addition to its location-based services portfolio that helps organizations easily track valued assets, resulting in improved organizational efficiency and lower capital and operational costs associated with misplaced assets. The Aruba asset tracking solution is fully integrated into the ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 6th June, 2017: Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today announced a new enterprise core and aggregation switch and the industry’s most advanced operating system, ArubaOS-CX, designed for modern mobility, cloud, and IoT requirements. Taking a leap beyond today’s antiquated switching platforms, the Aruba 8400 Core Switch Series and ArubaOS-CX are ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 05th June 2017: Countries across the GCC are on a quest to redefine their future especially when it comes down to being socially and environmentally responsible with many countries investing billions to support a variety of sustainable initiatives.
According to the EY report ‘Power transactions and trends: 2016 review and 2017 outlook’, it was reported that ......read more
The partnership will facilitate card printing solutions on the self-served machine KeyKIOSK
Dubai, June 5, 2017: KeyBS, a dynamic solution provider and systems integrator company, and a fully owned subsidiary of Arabi Holding Group, has announced a strategic partnership with Evolis, the global leader personalization systems for plastic cards. The partnership will enable the instant ......read more
RIYADH, KSA, 5th June, 2017– A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), a Secure Application Services™ company, today announced its vThunder Virtual Appliance is now available via the STC Cloud. According to the terms of the agreement, STC Cloud will sell A10 vThunder Cloud offerings as a service for public use environments.
STC Cloud represented by Khalid Al-Ashaikh, Director Cloud Commercials at ......read more
Customers to benefit from Free Shipping on all Fulfilled by SOUQ product orders over AED150
Online shopping in the region is set to experience upward trajectory during the holy month
Exclusive 10,000 Ramadan deals
4th June 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: 2017 has been declared the Year of Giving in the UAE and SOUQ.com supports the National agenda by encouraging residents to ......read more
Huawei Honor records 10.52 million units sold in China Q1 2017
Dubai, UAE, June 4, 2017: honor, the leading smartphone e-brand from Huawei has reported strong quarterly results with 10.52 million units sold in China Q1 2017.
Honor has achieved strong business momentum both globally and across the Middle East in the last four months. It kicked off the year with the ......read more
Company adds Item Management to its HID Location Services and launches new HID Condition Monitoring Services that analyze equipment performance and health
DUBAI, UAE, June 4, 2017 – HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced its extended portfolio of innovative Internet of Things solutions (IoT) with its latest offerings that help ......read more
Cairo, Egypt: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, announced today the appointment of Miss. Noura Hassan as the country manager for Trend Micro Egypt with immediate effect.
Noura Hassan joins Trend Micro at a time when cybersecurity is a major concern for IT managers and decision makers in Egypt. Noura Hassan brings a wealth of in-depth ......read more
HPE Flexible Capacity consumption model chosen to support rapid demand for online services
Riyadh, 31 May 2017: HPE today announced that Sejel Technology had selected HPE Synergy composable infrastructure platform for their data center transformation. HPE Synergy has been chosen by Sejel Technology to meet the service levels required by the Ministry of Haj and Umra, which oversees the ......read more
SonicWall, the trusted security partner protecting more than one million networks worldwide, announced today that Michael Berg has joined the company as Senior Director of Channel Sales with a focus on Europe. As the latest addition to SonicWall’s worldwide Sales and Channel team, Berg will enhance the company’s strong relationships with the European channel and enable SonicWall to ......read more
Annual cybercrime costs predicted to rise to $6 trillion by 2021
Wannacry malware affected 150 countries and infected over 200,000 computers
Saeed Al Dhaheri: CIOs must convince their leadership of taking cybersecurity seriously
Abdulqader Obaid Ali: Organizations need to develop a culture of security
DUBAI, May 30, 2017: Cyber-attacks are inevitable and companies have no option ......read more
COMPANY CONTINUES TO DEMONSTRATE ADVANCEMENT OF FLASH MEMORY WITH INTRODUCTION OF NEW 3D NAND SSDS
Dubai, UAE, May 30, 2017: Western Digital Corporation (“Western Digital”) (NASDAQ: WDC), a global data storage technology and solutions leader, today announced the world’s first client solid state drives built with its 64-layer 3D NAND technology. This technology milestone ......read more
Recognized for Effective Marketing Creatively Demonstrating Key Product Feature
DUBAI, May 30, 2017: Proving that a washing machines can be the star of a viral video, LG Electronics’ House of Cards video was the recipient of an AME Award in the category of branded entertainment. One of the most prestigious industry honors, the AME (Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness) Awards ......read more
Featuring a 4,500mAh Battery, LG’s Largest, for Hours of Smartphone Entertainment and Productivity
DUBAI, May 28, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) begins rolling out its LG X power2 1 smartphone this month in markets around the world starting in North America followed by key target markets in Asia, Europe, Latin America and other regions.
The LG X power2 is a mass-tier phone targeting ......read more
Dubai, UAE: Arrow Electronics, Inc., (NYSE: ARW) announced that it will showcase a range of enterprise cybersecurity solutions at the Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference 2017 to be held from 21-23, May in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Cybersecurity threats and attacks are getting increasingly advanced and persistent.
A recent World Economic Forum (WEF) report listed ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 28th May, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Codenvy, provider of cloud-native development tools that enable developers to more easily create modern container-based and cloud-native applications. By adding Codenvy to its existing portfolio of developer ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 28, 2017– Digital Shadows, the industry leader in digital risk management, today unveiled research into some of the main techniques cybercriminals are using to target organizations using stolen credentials which have been reused across a variety of sites and online forums. The report “Protect Your Customer and Employee Accounts: 7 Ways To Mitigate The Growing Risks Of ......read more
Digital adaptable technology with seamless integration
Newly launched app supports environmental sustainability
Dubai, UAE, May 27, 2017: eFatoora, a smart and sustainable solution, is being launched in Dubai following lab testing and pilots with key partners in the UAE. eFatoora offers an effortless, non-disruptive experience to consumers. The launch of eFatoora complements the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 27 May 2017: In the year of giving, du continues its support of communities this Ramadan, and that includes demonstrating ways that #kindnessliveson for its new and existing customers through sharing, and goodwill. In the spirit of Ramadan, du is placing the family firmly at the centre with its seasonal specials: giving free movies to its home customers, discounting postpaid ......read more
Eiffel Tower named most photographed landmark in Sony Mobile’s Top 30 list while Burj Khalifa has been photographed more times than the Colosseum and Burj Al Arab snapped more times than Buckingham Palace
The research, compiled using Instagram data, revealed that 47% of people are bored of seeing the same shots, and 52% of people more likely to ‘like’ a composition ......read more
Released at marquee industry event IoT World Forum, the survey data also reveals keys to IoT success
Dubai, 27 May, 2017 – IDC predicts that the worldwide installed base of Internet of Things (IoT) endpoints will grow from 14.9 billion at the end of 2016 to more than 82 billion in 20251. At this rate, the Internet of Things may soon be as indispensable as the Internet ......read more
du continues partnership with DIHQA
Dubai, UAE, 25th May 2017: As the official sponsor of the 21st annual Dubai International Holy Quran Award (DIHQA), du will once again broadcast the competition to viewers across the Middle East, North African and Europe. Furthermore, viewers will have the opportunity to watch the Awards on du IPTV and du View, giving them the flexibility of watching the ......read more
Dubai Unites Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704) a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced it has appointed Global Knowledge, the world’s largest IT training company, to provide training to all its partners and customers across Middle East and Africa. These training programs and courses will be offered to industry professionals looking to ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 25 May 2017: Family, food, culture and traditions are key elements that are of central focus during the holy month of Ramadan and now with smart appliances, homemakers are able to take advantage of trendsetting technology to prepare meals that healthy, delicious and perfect for not just a home for today, but for a smart home of the future.
Ramadan is the season whereby ......read more
RBBi honoured with four prestigious awards
24 May 2017, Dubai-UAE - Red Blue Blur Ideas (RBBi), the first accredited usability & digital marketing consultancy in the Middle East was honoured with four prestigious awards at the 2017 MENA Search Awards. The awards celebrate the expertise, talent and achievements of the search industry and is regarded as the premier celebration of SEO, ......read more
The world’s most premium and globally acclaimed OLED TV features an unmatched ultra-slim, “Picture-on-Wall” design
Dubai, UAE, May 24, 2017: After having recently showcased its flagship LG SIGNATURE OLED TV W at LG InnoFest – the company’s annual marketing conference, LG Electronics (LG) has announced the ultra-premium TV’s rollout in the ......read more
23 May 2017
Dubai, UAE - InfoFort, an Aramex company and leading information management solution provider in the Middle East and Africa, has unveiled a new logo designed using the recently launched ‘Dubai’ typeface.
In homage to the emirate’s vision to become a leader in innovation and smart technology, InfoFort announced that it has also adopted the ......read more
The QLED TV is world’s first television to reproduce 100 percent color volume thanks to new and advanced Quantum Dot technology
Dubai, UAE – May 23, 2017: Samsung Gulf Electronics launched the much anticipated QLED TV at its Experience Store in Dubai Media City on May 23, 2017. During the event, Samsung held a product demonstration for media guests, which further showcased ......read more
Attributed to Kevin Cha, President, LG Electronics, Middle East & Africa
DUBAI, May 23, 2017: Smartphones are getting smarter every year. Today’s smartphone’s are no more bulky. They are slim, smaller and easy to carry around. The screen is crystal clear and it’s a pleasure to see pictures and watch movies. Some of the cameras in high-end phones are as powerful as a ......read more
Autonomous, mobile kiosks will move themselves to where they are needed in the airport
Dubai, UAE, May 23, 2017: SITA Lab, which explores the future of technology in air travel, has unveiled KATE, an intelligent check-in kiosk that will autonomously move to busy or congested areas in the airport as needed, promising to relegate check-in queues to the past.
Using various ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced that it has joined WatchGuard Technologies as a Gold Technology Alliance Partner. WatchGuard Technologies’ firewall appliances and ManageEngine's firewall reporting tool, Firewall Analyzer, now work together to allow small to midsize companies (SMBs) and distributed enterprises to effectively report, manage, ......read more
Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions, today announced that it will participate in GISEC 2017 in Dubai, to showcase its award winning Unity EdgeConnect SD WAN solution.
Silver Peak will participate in partnership with Gulf IT to demonstrate the latest features and capabilities of its EdgeConnect SD-WAN solution.
Silver Peak will exhibit in Zaabeel ......read more
The latest member of Dubai Police is ready to serve and protect - and he's super ‘smart’
Dubai, UAE – 21 May 2017: Dubai Police has welcomed a new member on to its force. He doesn't need a visa, medical insurance or hours of training, and he is ready to engage with Dubai’s residents and millions of tourists across the city’s streets.
The ......read more
- Company’s commitment and technological expertise with OLED technology helps take lead in the premium TV market and continues to earn rave reviews
- Middle East & Africa markets all set to receive the 2017 LG OLED TVs soon
DUBAI, May 21, 2017 — Being at the forefront of OLED development and production - as the world's ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced the addition of remote control for Android to its enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution, Mobile Device Manager Plus. Available immediately, the new feature allows IT admins to remotely troubleshoot users’ Android devices running Android 5.0 Lollipop and above.
When mobile employees require assistance — be it ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 21st May, 2017: Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the opening of Red Hat Open Innovation Labs in London - its first in EMEA - to help customers integrate people, methodology, and technology to catalyze innovation and solve business challenges in an accelerated fashion. Red Hat Open Innovation Labs enable customers to ......read more
UAE, Dubai, May 18, 2017: Nikai Electronics, a part of the Nikai Group of companies, has announced the launch of its latest offering in the LED television range – the UHD 75’ smart LED TV, as part of its ongoing efforts in bringing high end products to the consumers. The large screen television will bring content to life with its superior features and functions.
The ......read more
Pre-order price AED 2,699 and includes free Sony XB950BT Bluetooth deep bass headphones
Dubai, 18th May 2017: Sony Mobile Communications today announced that customers from across United Arab Emirates (UAE) can pre-order Xperia XZ Premium smartphone online and in select stores from 20th May. Pre-order customers will receive free Sony XB950BT Bluetooth deep bass headphones with their ......read more
Fortinet – the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, will utilize its presence at GISEC 2017 to encourage CIO’s and CISO’s to review their cyber security strategies and operational posture in the face of an ever-increasing and challenging threat landscape. At the heart of Fortinet’s presence is the Fortinet Security Fabric which delivers a broad, ......read more
LogMeIn, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOGM), a leading provider of cloud-based connectivity, announced its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017.
First quarter 2017 highlights include:
GAAP revenue was $187.5 million and non-GAAP revenue was $201.1 million
Net loss was $18.6 million, or $0.43 per diluted share, and non-GAAP net income was $38.1 million, or $0.85 per ......read more
Dubai, May 17, 2017. — InfoWatch Group will be an official partner of the Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC) to be held on May 21-23, 2017, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. At GISEC, the company is going to share its vision of InfoWatch solution promotion in the Middle East, including the opening of full-service representative offices in Dubai with other cities to ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 17 May 2017: A home is a place where people want to feel good, safe, secure and relaxed. However in today’s fast paced and highly complex world, time is a luxury that many individuals do not have much of especially when it relates to daily household activities. Many of these people end up spending more money hiring outside help or perhaps even eat our and prolong cleaning ......read more
A Thin yet Powerful Gaming Notebook without Compromise
The svelte, minimalistic design combines the right balance of size, performance and features
• The Predator Triton 700’s aluminum chassis houses a 15.6-inch FHD IPS display and best-in-class technologies for a thin yet powerful, compromise-free gaming notebook.
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Sophos (LSE:SOPH),a global leader in network and endpoint security announced its participation at Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC 2017) which will be held from May 21st - May 23rd, 2017 at the Dubai World Trade and Convention Centre. The company will showcase its extensive security portfolio and focus on its synchronized security strategy.
"Given the scale and ......read more
Vocational education for industrial automation, digitalization and plant technology
Knowledge transfer in line with Kuwait’s plans to grow industrial capability
Dubai, UAE, May 16: 2017: Siemens has partnered with the Sabah Al Ahmad Centre for Giftedness and Creativity (SACGC) founded by Kuwait Foundation for Advancement of Sciences in Kuwait to provide vocational training ......read more
The brand promotes indoor air quality improvement to support the Asthma Awareness Month
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Panasonic Eco Solutions - a division of Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF) is promoting indoor air quality improvement for asthma respite through its ‘Breathe Clean’ campaign, which encourages people to improve indoor air quality to reduce asthma ......read more
Growing regional security threats, shortage of skilled personnel and heavy technology investments pave the way for stronger and holistic security solutions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 16, 2017: eHosting DataFort (eHDF), the region’s leading Managed Hosting and Cloud infrastructure services provider, recently launched its Cyber Defense Centre (CDC) in Dubai Internet City. The ......read more