Refrigerator and washing machine infused with latest technology and innovative features for a more convenient lifestyle
Dubai, UAE, April 30, 2017 – Better Life, one of the leading home appliance retailers in the United Arab Emirates and a division of the Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group LLC, recently introduced the Siemens’ XXL ‘bottom-freezer’ refrigerator and washing machines with the revolutionary ‘sensoFresh’ technology The products arrive just in time for Ramadan and Eid-Ul-Fitr as shoppers across the United Arab Emirates flock to the stores for new home appliances that fit their needs. With Siemens’ technology-focused approach to large home appliances, Better Life stores in Dubai present an attractive shopping opportunity.
Ziad Houdeib, General Manager, Better Life, said: ......read more
The three new accessories – a bowl with paddle, a bowl without paddle, a grill accessory - and the additional Grill function, will allow you be even more creative with your best kitchen ally!
Dubai, UAE, April 27, 2017: De’Longhi has released a new revolutionary cooking appliance as part of the Multifry Multicooker family: the Multifry Multicooker Extra Chef Plus. The new model comes with an extra cooking function, the grill, and three extra cooking accessories: a bowl without paddle for static cooking, a bowl with paddle for stirring food while cooking and a stainless steel grill. De’Longhi Multifry Multicooker – whose range now includes five different models – is the ideal kitchen helper that allows you to cook, fry, grill and bake without any of the hassle.
The Multifry is ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 27 2017 – Avanza Solutions, the market leader in specialised IT products, solutions and services, will bring the future of blockchain and artificial intelligence to Seamless Middle East 2017, taking place on May 1-2 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Following their recent MOU signing with Dubai Smart Government, Avanza Solutions will be showcasing their innovative blockchain solution, Cipher. Supporting the vision of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum to transform Dubai into the first city in the world with all applicable government transactions executed on blockchain, Cipher is being rolled out to 38 Smart Dubai Office partner government entities, putting Cipher at the center of government financial plumbing.
In addition, Avanza ......read more
Samsung integrates NFC, MST payments and membership/loyalty cards in one secure mobile wallet
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – April 27, 2017 – Samsung Gulf Electronics announced today the launch of its much-anticipated, flagship mobile payments service, Samsung Pay, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Simple and Secure, Samsung Pay can be used to make purchases almost anywhere you can swipe your debit or credit card.
Samsung Pay works with Samsung’s patented Magnetic Secure Transmission (MST) technology as well as with Near Field Communication (NFC). MST replicates a card swipe by wirelessly transmitting magnetic waves from the supported Samsung device to a standard card reader. Through MST, Samsung Pay will work seamlessly on most point of sale terminals in the UAE.
The UAE is the first country in the ......read more
Dubai, UAE - 27 April 2017 – Alstom and Airbus announce the signature of a strategic cooperation agreement in the field of cybersecurity. The agreement was signed by Marc Fontaine, Marc Fontaine, Digital Transformation Officer at Airbus and Pascal Cléré, Senior Vice President of Alstom's Digital Mobility division, at the Airbus site of Toulouse-Blagnac.
The increase in cyberattacks and the expansion of the Internet of Things and Big Data require new measures to protect transport systems. In response to this challenge, this cooperation will support the emergence of a new risk management model adapted to the evolution of the transport industry.
In particular, the programme will focus on the co-development of new analysis services concerning the vulnerability of transport systems, new shared core protection ......read more
LG Electronics Sees 10 Percent Jump in Sales and Highest Operating Income Since 2009
Dubai, UAE - Apr. 27, 2017: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced first-quarter 2017 revenue of KRW 14.66 trillion (USD 12.70 billion), an increase of 9.7 percent from the same period last year. LG nearly doubled its operating income to KRW 921.5 billion (USD 798.3 million) with the Home Appliance & Air Solutions Company posting its highest quarterly operating income in eight years.
LG Home Appliance & Air Solution Company reported a 10 percent increase in first-quarter sales from the same period a year earlier and 15 percent higher than the previous quarter. Revenues of KRW 4.64 trillion (USD 4.02 billion) reflected strong performance in Asia and Latin America. Domestic sales were 33 percent higher year-over-year ......read more
Uniting Sophisticated Design with Powerful and Precise Smart Inverter Technology,
High-performance Microwave Offers a Range of User-friendly Features
DUBAI – April 27, 2017 - Combining a convenience-enhancing design with a touch of subtle minimalism and the latest Smart Inverter technology from LG Electronics (LG), the new NeoChef™ takes culinary and microwave ovens to a new level. Now available in the UAE in nine different models, the microwave is both minimalistic and accessible, instantly bringing a touch of class to any kitchen. The ergonomic NeoChef™ sports features a simplified intuitive control interface to streamline operation and a range of hygiene-enhancing features such as Anti-Bacterial EasyClean™ that help users keep their ovens as clean as possible.
The elegant LG NeoChef™ ......read more
Huge potential in Middle East especially KSA, UAE, Qatar, and Egypt says STME CEO
Security division records unprecedented growth
(Dubai, 26th April,2017) —STME, the Middle East’s leading IT solutions provider and systems integrator (SI), headquartered in Dubai, today revealed its major achievements, milestones, and growth during the year 2016. Although, 2016 was a rather tough year, STME through innovation of products and services, partner and vendor dedication and collaboration, and client commitment recorded an impressive double-digit growth over 2015. The company also signed on 34 new clients.
The most impressive of all developments in 2016, however, was the unprecedented growth recorded from STME’s IT security division. Having only just launched the security division in 2015, the ......read more
200 TB of application, mobile, virtual environment, and archived mail system data under Commvault management
Archiving solution reduces data volume in corporate MS Exchange environments by over 50%
Dubai, UAE - April 26, 2017 – Commvault, global leader in enterprise backup, recovery, archive and the cloud, today announced that Polskie Górnictwo Naftowe i Gazownictwo SA (PGNiG) – one of Europe’s largest natural gas exploration, production and distribution conglomerates - has implemented the Commvault Data Platform to deliver end-to-end data management, and improved cost efficiency and access while reducing business risk. The Commvault solution will manage all of the company’s business critical production and backup data environments.
As a Warsaw Stock Exchange (WIG 20) key national ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 26 April 2017: – Etisalat Group today announced its consolidated financial statements for the three months ending 31st March 2017.
Financial Highlights and Key Developments of Q1
• Consolidated net profit after Federal Royalty amounted to AED 2.1 billion resulting in a net profit margin of 17% and increased year over year by 5%.
• Aggregate subscriber base reached 159 million.
• Consolidated EBITDA totaled AED 6.4 billion and resulting in EBITDA margin of 51%.
• Consolidated revenues amounted to AED 12.5 billion.
• Etisalat introduces ‘Create Your Number’ service for all post-paid subscribers first time in the UAE
• Etisalat ‘first telco in UAE’ to achieve ISO 20000 certification
• Etisalat named most valuable Telecoms Brand Portfolio in ......read more
Dubai, April 25, 2017 — With GCC cities aiming to become smarter and more connected, and with airports expecting to become friendlier and less stressful for travelers, artificial intelligence and robotic personal assistants appear to be seamlessly entering public spaces and even the home, marking 2017 as the year consumers have begun embracing a future founded on smart technology.
LG has been at the forefront of developing robotic technologies that incorporate deep learning for the smart city and home, ensuring usability is at its best and that the consumer continues to be connected.
“Once viewed merely as machines capable of performing automated work, robots were typically used to complete tasks that required incredible precision or were too dangerous for humans to do themselves,” said Yong Geun Choi, ......read more
• Mobile subscribers now total 8.3 million
Dubai, UAE, 25 April 2017: Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC (“du”) today published its financial results for the first quarter of 2017 showing a 2.5% rise in revenue to AED 3.17 billion. Net Profit before royalty decreased by 16.7% to AED 851.2 million, compared with Q1 2016
(AED Millions) First Quarter Analysis
Q1 2016 Q1 2017 % change
Revenue (AEDm) 3,089.6 3,166.4 2.5%
Fixed line revenue (AEDm) 630.3 679.9 7.9%
Mobile revenue ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 24, 2017: Global Innovations, a leading provider of automation solution for the travel and tourism trade starts with success during the Arabian Travel Market 2017 First Day Exhibition, the market leading, international travel & tourism event unlocking business potential within the Middle East
Tourism destinations from around the world showcase a diverse range of accommodation options, breath taking tourism attractions, travel technology and key airline routes.
This four-day (April 24-27, 2017) internationally recognised event will showcase a diverse range of accommodation options, breathtaking tourism attractions, travel technology and key airline routes from highly sought after tourism destinations from around the world.
Global Innovations is a leading Travel Technology & Solutions company ......read more
Make-A-Wish Singapore is the beneficiary of PCCW Global’s 4th annual charity run
24 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, announces that Make-A-Wish Singapore is the beneficiary of its annual charity run to be held on May 24 at Gardens by the Bay (Silver Leaf). Funds raised will be used to assist Make-A-Wish Singapore in fulfilling the wishes and dreams of children with life-threatening medical conditions.
PCCW Global has a strong commitment to the communities in which it operates and its Singapore Charity Run is a highlight of the company’s corporate social responsibility program. The Charity Run is open to the public and to teams registered by corporations and partners in the telecommunications industry. It ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced, that its next-generation anti-ransomware CryptoGuard technology is now available with its SophosServer Protection products. With this optimization, Sophos Server Protection now has signature-less detection capabilities to combat ransomware - similar to Sophos Intercept X for endpoints. In September 2016, Sophos launched SophosIntercept X with CryptoGuard, which stop the spontaneous encryption of data by ransomware within seconds of detection.
By adding CryptoGuard to server security, Sophos is closing a critical gap by preventing ransomware attacks that could come in through rogue, guest or remote access users or other weaknesses in a company’s network. For example, if a company allows bring-your-own-laptops on the network, remote access for ......read more
• Interactive demos and discussions to help customers embrace digitalization
• Digital solutions could pave the way for more efficient and accessible energy
• Siemens’ technology is responsible for generating over 50% of Oman’s electricity
24 April 2017- Dubai, UAE: With digitalization driving a transformational shift across the power and water industry, Siemens will be showcasing an array of innovative technologies in the fields of power generation and services; digital solutions as well as industrial and automation software at the Oman Energy and Water Exhibition and Conference. The company will have leading executives discussing how digitalization and innovations in technology are making the power and water industry more affordable, ......read more
School of Engineering Green Jam Team Heads to PAN MEA Semi-Finals
Dubai, April 19, 2017: We have our winners! The School of Engineering at the American University in Dubai AUD is proud to announce its students Jamil El Helou, Abdulrahman Bin Haider and Mohamed Hassan, Green Jam team members, winning 1st Place at Microsoft’s UAE Imagine Cup 2017, and receiving a $15,000 cash prize and a place in the semi-finals in Beirut.
Their project “Dubai Recycling Initiative” aims to turn recycling into second-nature for citizens of the future, through a reward system that encourages users to recycle on a daily basis. By placing automated recycle stations at target areas, users can take their consumer recyclable materials to the recycle station, log in using their Emirates ID, and place their recyclable materials in the ......read more
18 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: It’s 2017 and around the world, companies and industries are making steps towards sustainable, socially responsible solutions and practices. Gone are the days of advanced technologies being reserved for the world’s most privileged patrons; now, as humanitarian and environmental movements continue to gain global attention, the companies that create and provide these technologies are realigning their sights. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become a top priority for organizations everywhere – and in the ICT industry, it has proven to be especially important.
A strong example of a nation adopting greater social responsibilities is the UAE, with the recently announced vision by His Royal Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan as the Year of Giving 2017. Where the main focus ......read more
• Accreditation permits Certificate Authorities within DarkMatter’s Public Key Infrastructure operations to issue certificates to secure high-performance computer resources and supercomputer nodes
Abu Dhabi and Dubai, UAE – 18 April 2017
DarkMatter, the international cyber security firm headquartered in the UAE, announces its accreditation by the Interoperable Global Trust Federation (IGTF) at the EUGridPMA meeting held at the Galileo Galilei Institute for Theoretical Physics in Florence, Italy.
The accreditation permits certain Certificate Authorities within DarkMatter’s Public Key Infrastructure operations to issue certificates to secure high-performance computer resources and supercomputer nodes that are being used to advance the very boundaries of modern science. Researchers ......read more
Dubai, 16th April 2017: E-Vision, a fully owned subsidiary of Etisalat, signed a strategic partnership with MBC Group to obtain exclusive rights to distribute MBC channels in the UAE.
This strategic announcement makes E-Vision the point of contact for distribution of MBC channels in the UAE. Therefore, any platform that wishes to carry or renew carriage of MBC channels in the UAE will need to enter into contract with E-Vision for that purpose.
Under this agreement, E-vision further empowers Etisalat’s eLife with more TV channels and programmes from the region.
Starting from this month, eLife will be offering two additional channels from MBC, namely MBC+ VARIETY and MBC+ DRAMA which will be available on eLife and eLife ON App.
Additionally, eLife customers will enjoy an exclusive channel that will be launched by MBC and ......read more
The HIT® solar panel’s low-temperature coefficient provides high-efficiency even in intense heat
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 16, 2017
One of the highest efficiency solar panels in the world will be displayed Saudi Arabia Renewable Energy Investment Forum (SAREIF) 2017 by Al AbdulKarim Holding with Panasonic. Panasonic Marketing Middle East and Africa (PMMAF), in collaboration with its local partner Al AbdulKarim Holding (AKH), is showcasing the product at the event organised at Four Seasons Hotel, Riyadh on 17-18 April 2017.
The HIT solar cells have achieved the world record for highest efficiency of 25.6% in 2014. It is an ideal solution for power generation for a variety of applications both for residences and commercial buildings. In addition, to HIT® N330/N325 Powerful model, the Japanese manufacturer is ......read more
Waterproof MKE 2 elements microphone can go anywhere a GoPro HERO4 goes for amazing audio – even in extreme conditions
The retail price for the MKE 2 ELEMENTS mic is AED 800.
The MKE2 ELEMENTS mic will be available in the UAE by July 2017.
Dubai, UAE, 16 April 2017 – If you’re going on an adventure, you probably already have an ultra-tough action camera ready to capture the action. Now, thanks to the MKE 2 elements from audio specialist Sennheiser, you don’t have to leave great sound behind. Designed to be tough enough to go wherever your action camera can, the new GoPro-verified microphone for HERO4 Black and Silver cameras lets you capture incredible high-quality sound, whether you’re recording during a skiing holiday or want to take the microphone with you when surfing. The MKE 2 elements ......read more
April 16, 2017 – Dubai: Etisalat today signed an agreement with Al Fardan Exchange, one of the oldest and most established names in the UAE remittance market, to improve customer experience and provide convenient seamless payment solutions across the country.
The agreement signing ceremony was held today at Etisalat Head Office in the presence of senior executives from Etisalat and Al Fardan Exchange. The partnership reflects the focus of both entities on customer satisfaction and accessibility.
Ahmed Al Awadi, CFO of Etisalat, said: “Etisalat is committed to offering our customers choice by providing a range of innovative solutions and striking the right partnerships. Today’s agreement with Al Fardan Exchange will expand our network of payment partners in the UAE making it more accessible for ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 16, 2017 — HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ), the global leader in printing, today announced its new A3 multifunction printers (MFPs) in the UAE. This next generation portfolio is designed to provide qualified channel partners the ability to offer higher levels of customization that meet a wider range of customers’ printing needs.
The new A3 portfolio transforms today’s copier experience for customers and service professionals by offering advanced security features unmatched in the marketplace , affordable color via HP’s PageWide printing technology, and longer device uptime via HP’s Smart Device Services technology.
“We set out to offer our partners a robust portfolio of A3 MFPs with disruptive technologies and a range of finishing options to meet current and future ......read more
New DSLR leverages its award-winning D7000 series pedigree, while introducing advanced imaging technologies in a lighter, compact body to keep up with a photographer’s adventures
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 13, 2017: Nikon Middle East FZE announces the launch of Nikon D7500, a camera designed to fuel the passion of photographers. Nikon’s newest DX-format DSLR combines the performance of class-leading DSLR photography with outstanding agility and operability, creating endless possibilities for core photography enthusiasts and those on a quest to perfect their craft.
“Intended to inspire budding photographers and video enthusiasts, the new D7500 builds on the DNA of the DX-format flagship D500 with the same high-performance EXPEED 5 image-processing engine. This Nikon DSLR, significantly improved ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 5th April, 2017: Veeam® Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™, today announced that its Veeam Availability Suite delivers 24x7 availability of Dubai Duty Free’s multi-hypervisor environment. Veeam helps the duty free retail giant avoid the risk of downtime so millions of travelers can shop around the ......read more
HONOR 6X comes to the rescue providing reprieve from the electronics ban in flights with an enhanced business and entertainment experience.
Dubai, UAE, April 10, 2017 – The recent ban on larger electronics on flights can make long-haul travel seem unimaginably arduous for the digital natives, techie-trendsetters, on-the-go entrepreneurs and millennial parents of today. With ......read more
Abu Dhabi, April 10, 2017: Etisalat’s shareholders today backed the board’s recommendation to pay full 2016 dividends of 80 fils per share during the annual general meeting held at the company’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi.
Key Financial and Developments Highlights for 2016
• Aggregate subscriber base reached 162 million.
• ......read more
The flagship smartphone featuring bold new screen aspect ratio, ergonomic excellence, minimalist design, and superb durability will be available across the UAE for AED 2,599/-
Dubai, April 9, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) today launched its flagship G6 smartphone in the United Arab Emirates. LG’s newest smartphone features a bold new display format complimented by a cinematic ......read more
MY PASSPORT® SSD, THE FASTEST WD PORTABLE DRIVE, EVER, OFFERS CONSUMERS POWERFUL PERFORMANCE IN A SLEEK, COMPACT DESIGN
Dubai, UAE, April 9, 2017 – Western Digital Corporation, (NASDAQ: WDC), a global storage technology and solutions leader, today introduced its fastest WD® brand portable drive yet, the My Passport™ SSD. Featuring blazing-fast speeds and award-winning ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 9th April, 2017— Infoblox Inc., the network control company that provides Actionable Network Intelligence, today announced its flagship product for infrastructure protection, Advanced Domain Name System (DNS) Protection, is now available as a virtual offering with software subscription pricing. Infoblox Advanced DNS Protection prevents a wide range of Distributed Denial of ......read more
The Samsung Galaxy S8 available for pre-order on SOUQ.com
Dubai, U.A.E. April 6, 2017: SOUQ.com has announced the pre-order of the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. This limited offer is available on SOUQ.com while stocks last, with products being shipped out starting April 15th, 2017. This offer went live on 1st April and SOUQ.com is already seeing an extremely high ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, April 6, 2017— Infoblox Inc., the network control company that provides Actionable Network Intelligence, today announced Infoblox Trinzic Flex, an elastically scalable carrier-grade virtual appliance that delivers network control, security, and automation. The dynamic nature of how users and devices connect and disconnect from networks, demands an infrastructure that can ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced the integration of its flagship MSP offering, ServiceDesk Plus MSP, with its parent company’s sales and finance apps (Zoho CRM, Zoho Books and Zoho Invoice). As part of ManageEngine’s efforts in bringing IT together, these new integrations further reinforce the ability of IT MSPs to execute high-quality ......read more
New HID Location Services Enable Better Building Management and Increase Operational Efficiency
DUBAI, UAE, April 07, 2017, HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced its new HID Location Services that provide organizations with visibility into the location of their workforce in a facility, making it possible to analyze room usage for better building ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 04, April 2017: Etisalat Digital today announced its participation in an inaugural cyber-security summit organized by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) and hosted by General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), the governing body of civil aviation in UAE. The summit and exhibition brings together aviation industry, its partners and other key players to identify and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 5, 2017 – Teradata, the leading data and analytics company, today announced several enhancements to the Teradata Customer Journey solution that will give marketers easier access to analytics, dynamic visualizations, machine learning and predictive simulations. Most companies struggle to understand their customers’ journeys, much less actively manage them. This ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 5, 2017: TechAccess, the leading value added distributor in the Middle East, North Africa, LEVANT, Pakistan and Afghanistan held a technical workshop for Huawei partners in Kuwait. The workshop was aimed at providing partners with an overview of Huawei’s enterprise solutions portfolio, specifically storage and cloud solutions. The training was attended by 33 ......read more
Research Reveals Constantly Changing and Sophisticated Avenues of Attack Targeting Evolving Technology Infrastructure Enabled by a Fast-growing Underground Cybercrime Economy
Dubai, UAE — April 4, 2017
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced the findings of its latest Global Threat Landscape Report. The research ......read more
LG SIGNATURE OLED TV W and Smart InstaView Refrigerator
Both Receive Recognition for Best in Design
Dubai, Apr. 4, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) was a big winner at this year’s Red Dot Design Awards, earning an impressive 20 total Red Dot Awards for excellence in design, including two Best of the Best awards. The top Best of the Best awards were given to LG’s SIGNATURE OLED TV ......read more
Middle East Retail Academy (MERA) Awards at DISTREE Middle East includes four special awards based on application packs. Deadline of April 29th to submit entries
DISTREE Events has confirmed a deadline of April 29th for companies to enter the submission-based awards, which form part of the ‘Middle East Retail Academy (MERA): 2017 Awards’ taking place at next month’s DISTREE ......read more
Dubai, UAE – April 3, 2017 – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today shared new details on its broad licensing strategy which addresses the growing need for secure, connected devices and endpoints in today’s Enterprise of Things.
The first phase of BlackBerry’s strategy, announced in September 2016, was focused on providing the most secure and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 3, 2017– Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the leading data and analytics company, today announced an all-memory update to its flagship Teradata IntelliFlex™ platform that delivers extreme performance and storage density in a single, ultra-efficient cabinet. The upgrades are empowered by a move to all solid state drives (SSD), which makes it possible to reduce required data ......read more
Shenzhen, China, April 2, 2017 - Huawei today released its audited financial results for 2016, reporting that its Carrier, Enterprise, and Consumer business groups (BGs) each achieved solid year-on-year growth. Group annual revenue was CNY521.6 billion (US$75.1 billion), an increase of 32% over 2015. Net profits were CNY37.1 billion (US$5.3 billion), an increase of 0.4%. In 2016, Huawei ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 2, 2017– Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the leading analytics solutions company, today announced that entries for the 10th annual EPIC Awards are being accepted now through June 16, 2017. Award winners and finalists will be honored at an exclusive ceremony held during the Teradata PARTNERS Conference, October 22-26 in Anaheim, California. In keeping with the conference theme, ......read more
Middle East data breaches are up 16.67% compared to 2015
Approximately 45.2 million data records in the Middle East were compromised in 2016 compared to 38.5 million in the previous year
Globally, 1.4 billion data records were compromised in 2016 as hackers targeted large-scale databases across industries
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – April 2, 2017– Gemalto ......read more
San Diego, California and Dubai, UAE - March 30, 2017: Based on its recent analysis of the telecom energy industry, Frost & Sullivan has recognized Huawei with a 2016 Global Award for product leadership. Huawei has demonstrated exceptional commitment towards driving the transformation of the telecom energy industry and building a green and smart telecom energy network.
With the rapid ......read more
Don’t miss out on your chance to pre-order Samsung’s latest flagship from major retailers and Samsung brand-shops across the UAE while stocks last
Dubai, UAE, 30 March 2017: Don’t miss out on the chance to be amongst the first to own Samsung’s highly anticipated Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ in the UAE. Customers can pre-order the all new Samsung flagship from major ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced the launch of Patch Manager Plus, its simple and effective patch management software. Available immediately, Patch Manger Plus provides a single interface for automating all patch management tasks —from detecting missing patches to deploying patches — for Windows, Mac, Linux and third-party applications from ......read more
UAE leading the way in the adoption of innovative technologies and smart city living
Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit to promote widespread adoption of Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) technologies for the benefit of industry and society
Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 30, 2017: Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company (ADNIC), one of the region’s leading multi-line ......read more
Dubai, 30 March, 2017: It wasn’t so long ago that Minecraft was connected to a scareware campaign, and recently, ESET researchers report another misuse of this popular app. As stated in the official analysis; players of this game have been exposed to 87 fake Minecraft mods on Google Play, pestering Android gamers with aggressive ads and scam activity. So far, up to 990,000 users have ......read more
The latest LG air conditioner, DUALCOOL with inverter technology, works even up to 65ºC, offers 60 percent faster cooling, optimal energy efficiency and cleaner air.
Dubai, UAE, March 30, 2017: LG Electronics (LG), along with its exclusive distributor Al Yousuf LLC, has launched across the UAE its latest state-of-the-art, family-friendly residential air conditioning (AC) solutions, ......read more
EdgeConnect Integrates SD-WAN, WAN Optimisation, routing and a stateful firewall; offering a complete solution to simplify and consolidate branch office infrastructure
Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions, today announced a series of new advancements to the Unity EdgeConnect high-performance SD-WAN solution that will enable enterprises to realise the advantages ......read more
RanRan and other attacks are signs that sophisticated e-criminals and hacktivists are targeting the region; region wide collaboration and talent required
With cybercrime statistics showing a severe increase in data breaches, private data exposure and more targeted, politically motivated attacks, the Middle East region remains in dire need of a coordinated strategy aimed at addressing and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 29, 2017: At the opening ceremony for LogiMAT 2017, Condition Monitoring from Swisslog was honored with the “Best Product” award in the Software, Communication and IT category. Swisslog’s solution concept impressed the high-caliber jury of scientists and trade journalists thanks to its substantial contribution towards streamlining processes, saving costs ......read more
Market size of Blockchain will increase from $210 million in 2016 to $2.3 billion by 2021
Dubai, March 29, 2017: Dubai is rapidly moving toward implementing Blockchain technology, which offers speedy and cost-effective transactions, and reaching its target of becoming the first Blockchain powered city by 2020, a senior IT expert has said.
Saeed Al Dhaheri, Chairman, Smartworld, while ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security today released the findings of a regional study indicating that majority of organizations in Middle East & Africa (MEA) are recognizing the benefits of integrated security especially the concept of linking network firewall and endpoint security for better insights. However, the report revealed that although MEA organizations ......read more
Buti Saeed Al Ghandi opens four-day consumer electronic shopping event
Dubai, UAE, March 29, 2017: Mr Buti Saeed Al Ghandi, Second Vice Chairman of the Board, Dubai World Trade Centre Authority, officially inaugurated GITEX Shopper Spring Edition 2017 today, as the highly anticipated four-day shopping spectacular returns to Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) with a host of unbeatable ......read more
Businesses advised to digitalise value chain processes or potentially risk the loss of market share in the digital era at Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit
Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 29, 2017: Jan Mrosik, CEO Digital Factory Division at Siemens, said that the role of digitalisation will not only completely remould the global industrial sector but also drive positive ......read more
March 28, 2017: Thames Water is the largest water and wastewater service provider in the UK with in excess of 15 million customers. In partnership with the eight2o alliance, Thames Water initiated a project to manage all of its asset information created in the current AMP6 cycle, the UK government’s process of tendering asset management contracts to private firms to maintain the ......read more
35,000 products, top ticket prizes, unbeatable offers at region’s biggest four-day retail tech bonanza
Dubai electronics market forecast to exceed USD$3 billion by 2020; portable consumer electronics expected to continue its lead with 2020 sales forecast of USD$1.27 billion
Dubai, UAE, March 28, 2017: The region’s largest and most anticipated consumer electronics ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 28th March, 2017 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 28, 2017.
“We closed the year with an exceptional performance. The fourth quarter marked our 60th consecutive quarter of revenue growth, and we crossed the $2 billion ......read more
Jumbo anticipates continued momentum in consumer electronics sector during GITEX Shopper 2017
Smartphones and Laptops to be leading segments; expected to witness increased demand
iPhone 7 & 7Plus Special Edition ‘RED’ colour phone to be available in GITEX Shopper 2017
Dubai, UAE – 27th March 2017: Jumbo Electronics, the leading ......read more
LG TVs Receive Netflix Recommended TV Designation For Third Year in a Row
Dubai, March 27, 2017: For the third consecutive year, the newest TV models from LG Electronics (LG) have been designated Netflix Recommended TVs by the global in-ternet TV company that popularized streaming. The evaluation program recognizes TVs that deliver excellent Netflix performance and superb viewing ......read more
Inspirational campaign concluded with events in New York for participants from 10 countries including UAE
Dubai, UAE 27 March 2017 – Samsung Electronics celebrated the conclusion of its #BeFearless campaign by inviting participants from around the world who had successfully faced and overcome their fears to showcase their newly found fearlessness at activities across New York. This ......read more
New research from PayPal and SuperData shows the UAE leads the way in smartphone consumption for digital gaming, movie/TV streaming, music and eBooks
The UAE is a nation of smartphone users with the highest incidence of ebook consumption on smartphone with 77 percent of consumers preferring smartphone to dedicated eReaders, and the highest average spending on mobile games
UAE ......read more
March 26, 2017- Software AG, a global leader in enterprise architecture, IT planning, business process management, integration and big data, recently joined forces with Rochester Institute of Technology, Dubai (RIT Dubai) to help shape the country’s future business leaders and innovators by leveraging advanced digital tools and solutions. The agreement will see the two industry leaders ......read more
Starting March 25th 2017, Huawei’s latest flagship devices will be available for pre-booking both online and in-store
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 24 March 2017: Today, Huawei announced the pre-booking of its latest flagship devices, the HUAWEI P10 and HUAWEI P10 Plus short after the global launch in MWC Barcelona. Starting March 25th 2017, consumers can pre-book their ......read more
Free data and minutes for customers impacted by the degradation of some mobile services
DUbai, UAE, MArch 24, 2017: Our customers’ satisfaction is a key priority, and we constantly look to raise our standards, to ensure that our customers are able to enjoy a superior and seamless user experience.
As a token of appreciation for du customers affected by the degradation in ......read more
Growing demand for personalized content spurs increased demand for mobile video
Abu Dhabi, 23 March 2017: Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, shared its vision video cloud solutions at the 2017 edition of CABSAT, the region’s leading broadcast, satellite digital media event, taking place March 21-23 at the Dubai World Trade Center, Dubai.
On day 2 of the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2017: The Ministry of Interior added two more new e-services to its mobile app Metrash 2 and the website of the Ministry, thanks to the commitment of the Ministry to make its electronic services accessible for the public easily and with least effort and time.
The new service facilitates automatic renewal of residence permits of the employees in companies and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2017: TechAccess, the leading value added distributor in the Middle East, North Africa, LEVANT, Pakistan and Afghanistan held a sales and pre-sales training session in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for partners of data management vendor, Commvault. The training was designed to educate partners in how to transform customers’ data into powerful and strategic assets with ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced its strategy for advancing the state of IT management and aligning IT with business objectives. Parent company Zoho Corporation plays a key role in the plans as ManageEngine will integrate Zoho’s cloud-based business apps with the industry’s broadest suite of IT management software. ManageEngine will continue ......read more
Smartworld hosts the inaugural CIOMajlis Annual Conference
Region’s first of its kind annual ‘Student Innovation Award’ for Emirati and expat university students launched by CIOMajlis
Winners of Student Innovation Award to get jobs in leading UAE companies
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: CIOMajlis launched the region’s first annual innovation award for ......read more
Amity University Dubai offers four top students dream ticket to a university degree
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: Students visiting GITEX Shopper Spring 2017 at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) this week will have the opportunity to submit their best report cards to win four university scholarships offered by Amity University Dubai.
With a value of AED37,500 each and ......read more