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 OmniChannel electronics retailer in the UAE, forecasts growing demand for consumer electronics with smartphones and laptops expected to be the biggest selling category at Gitex Shopper Spring 2017. The exhibition will take place from March 29th to April 1st at Dubai World Trade Centre, and Jumbo Electronics will once again have a major footprint at this hugely popular consumer event. GITEX Shopper is one of the most important retail events for Jumbo ......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 experience.
LG’s TVs passed a strict evaluation process based on factors that matter most to con-sumers, such as ease of access and speedy performance, thanks in great part to LG’s ac-claimed webOS 3.5 smart TV platform. For the first time, LG’s 2017 UHD models in-clude a dedicated Netflix button on the remote control, enabling users to both turn on the TV and launch Netflix with the press of a single button. LG’s ......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 included the #BeFearless event at Samsung 837 on March 10th, the company’s showcase for innovative technologies in the city’s Meatpacking District. Throughout the six month-long campaign, participants were challenged to confront and gradually overcome two of the most common fears –fear of heights and fear of public speaking- using Samsung’s Gear VR and the Samsung #BeFearless app. Over 200 participants from the UAE ......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 consumers are some of the quickest purchasers of music and movies/TV shows, on average purchasing within 5 days of release
Niche music platforms provide a strong opportunity, with Hindi music streaming platform Saavn showing as the third most-preferred platform after Google Play Music and Apple iTunes. Middle East music streaming platform Anghami also proves popular, beating Deezer
DUBAI, UAE. – March 26, 2017: PayPal today released ......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 long-awaited P10 across select retailers in the United Arab Emirates.
Either in-store or online, customers can pre-book the smartphones co-engineered with Leica Camera AG to ensure the HUAWEI P10 and HUAWEI P10 will be ready for collection upon availability. Starting from AED 1,949 for the HUAWEI P10 and AED 2,599 for the HUAWEI P10 Plus, customers can select from black, blue and gold colorways along with a special pre-booking gift from ......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 some mobile services on 19th March 2017, we are offering our postpaid customers 2GB data and 75 national minutes, and our prepaid customers 2GB data and 25 national minutes for free!
To activate the offer customers have to SMS ‘FREE’ to 5050, from 23-27 March 2017.
Prepaid customers can enjoy the offer for 1 day, while Postpaid customers can enjoy the offer for 30 days starting from their April bill cycle.
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 event, Huawei experts highlighted the wealth of opportunities the region has to offer in the video market, which continues to be fragmented. Huawei also demonstrated how the company’s video cloud solutions will offer both telecom operators and content providers in the region with the necessary platform to generate new sources of revenue and monetize content, while providing consumers with a plethora of content options through a single ......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 institutions in addition to the facility to subscribe for direct debit service through the Metrash 2 account.
The new automated residence permit renewal will help a lot to save time and efforts of the company representatives and can avoid fines for delay in renewal. To avail this service it is required to add companies in the new service whereas the system will automatically notify the list of individuals whose residence permits to be renewed soon. ......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 university students, which will give them an opportunity to work in the largest IT companies in the UAE.
The ‘Student Innovation Award’ was launched at the first CIOMajlis Annual Conference, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman & Chief Executive of Emirates Airline & Group, at Le Meridian Hotel in Dubai, UAE, ......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 applicable to any Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree offered by the University, one scholarship will be awarded to the student submitting the report card with the highest marks, each day of the four day event.
Dr. Vajahat Hussain, CEO Amity Middle East, said: “GITEX Shopper is the biggest consumer electronics show in the UAE and we are pleased to enjoy a strong partnership with the event. Amity University Dubai offers ......read more
LG and Renowned Japanese Designer Create Immersive “S.F_Senses of the Future” OLED Exhibit Focusing on Beauty of Nature in Design, Art and Architecture
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: To commemorate its 70th anniversary, LG Corp. announced plans to unveil a large-scale light art installation during 2017 Milano Design Week, the world’s largest design exhibition. Titled S.F_Senses of the Future and hosted at Superstudio Piu, the display will mark LG’s debut at Milano Design Week and is intended to highlight the brand’s longstanding passion for design and innovation.
LG is partnering with world-renowned designer Tokujin Yoshioka, known for his use of groundbreaking experimental techniques to reflect the beauty of nature and the complexity of the human senses. LG’s design philosophy is ......read more
Company’s Core Technology Provides Exceptional Performance, Energy Savings and Less Noise
Dubai, March 21, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) today announced the sale of its 15th million refrigerator worldwide powered by its proprietary Inverter Linear Compressor, the appliance division’s most successful core technology. LG saw sales of its premium refrigerators increase 8 percent last year compared to the previous year and expects to sell four million more units this year, an average of seven refrigerators sold every minute.
LG’s Inverter Linear Compressor is a critical component of every premium refrigerator and is considered a core technology behind the success of the company’s appliances. Unlike conventional rotary compressors that utilize circular motion, LG’s Linear Com-pressor converts ......read more
Siemens signs MoU with Ministry of Transport and Communications in Qatar
Agreement focuses on ICT development and adoption among youth, entrepreneurs and start-ups
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2017: Siemens and the Ministry of Transport and Communications in Qatar signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to advance tech capabilities among Qatari nationals. Under the agreement, Siemens will endeavor to provide mentoring and training to the Ministry’s Innovation Lab, its staff as well as start-ups affiliated with its innovation and incubation programs. The collaboration will focus on knowledge transfer and building skills that support Qatar’s national Information and Communications Technology (ICT) strategies and policies. The MoU was announced at QITCOM Exhibition and Conference, the country’s biggest digital ......read more
ESC WITH ASSOCIATION OF EMBASSY OF INDIA, MUSCAT ORGANISES EXCLUSIVE B2B BETWEEN INDIAN PARTICIPATING COMPANIES AND OMANI IT COMPANIES
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2017: Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) is repeating it’s member exporters participation at “27th International IT, Telecom & Technology Exhibition COMEX BUSINESS 2017” scheduled during March 28-30, 2017 at Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. The exhibition is endorsed by Information Technology Authority of Oman, (ITA) Telecommunication Regulatory Authority of Oman and UFI (Global Association of the Exhibition Organizers).
ESC has been facilitating Indian ICT exporters participation regularly at COMEX to enhance IT trade cooperation between India and the burgeoning Oman market. Since ......read more
Signature Sony design, with a large 5.5” HD display and rounded frame that feels great in your hand
Engineered for smooth performance in its category, with efficient processing power and large expandable memory
A user interface that learns and adapts, to make everyday tasks simple and more enjoyable
London, 20th March 2017: Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today unveiled Xperia L1 - a sleek smartphone with a large 5.5” HD display and fluid performance, all at an accessible price point.
“Xperia L1 is a smartphone that matches form with function" said Tsutomu Sato, Director of Global Product Marketing, at Sony Mobile Communications. “It combines an immersive display and smooth performance within an iconic Sony design, that you can be proud to show ......read more
Winners of Huawei ‘Seeds for the Future’ innovation competition
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2017: Three students of Canadian University Dubai (CUD) have won the opportunity to travel to Huawei Headquarters in China, following their recent triumph in the ‘Seeds for the Future’ student innovation competition.
Undergraduate marketing majors Rhoda Makki, Sofia Alami Riad and Ahmed Alaa were awarded first place among the six teams in the finals of the intra-university competition for their parking management system, EasyP, a mobile app that aims to ease traffic congestion and air pollution by effectively controlling private parking facilities across the city.
The EasyP team was selected from ten original submissions and six short-listed projects to take the trip to China. Runners up in the CUD leg ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2017 – QNET today announced that it has received the award for Omnichannel Automation: Best E-Commerce Experience at the Sitecore® Experience Awards 2016 for Asia. Every year, Sitecore, the global leader in customer experience management, honours its customers and their partners who thoroughly demonstrate how their Sitecore solution delivers an outstanding experience for customers and their respective organisations.
The category of best E-Commerce Experience that QNET won, recognises organisations that deliver a seamless, integrated e-commerce experience that makes the online browsing, product selection, purchasing and post-purchasing process seamless, helpful, and relevant. QNET showcased personalised product suggestions, an omni-device shopping experience, and optimisation strategies in ......read more
Attractive and versatile wiring device range, featuring over 150 electrical and electronic functions, is now available in the Gulf.
Dubai, UAE, 19 March, 2017 – Schneider Electric™, the global specialist in energy management and automation, has announced the launch of Unica, a comprehensive, international wiring device range that comes in a variety of designs and finishes.
The versatile range adopts to user preferences and offers a wide range of flush-mounting boxes, terminals, multi-standard sockets, outlets and more, featuring more than 150 electrical and electronic functions, and a range of colors and materials.
The Unica launch takes place at a strategic time, given that the region’s hospitality, infrastructure and general real estate markets are expected to witness further year-on-year ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2017 - Huawei's server shipment volume ranked third in the global market in Q4 2016 according to a recent market report1 released by Gartner, a global IT technology research and consultancy company.
According to Gartner's Q4 2016 report, Huawei ranked third in server shipments for the first time in the global market in Q4 2016, improving from its fourth-place ranking before. Huawei servers are now used by over 5,000 customers across more than 150 countries globally. This ranking is the highest in Huawei's server history, and is regarded as a significant milestone.
Huawei is focused on maintaining its culture of innovation and growth, and with over 10% of its annual revenue continuously going to R&D, Huawei builds servers that are centered on the needs of its customers. By consistently ......read more
Campaign features generous price offers, bundle offers and more across home appliance brands
Dubai, UAE (March 18, 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, has introduced the ‘Better Deals’ campaign to offer customers unprecedented value on purchases across their stores in the UAE. The incentives come in the form of bundled offers, instant-redeemable gift vouchers, free gifts and significant price offers, and extend across Better Life’s range of offerings. These include built-in and major domestic appliances such as dishwashers, refrigerators, cookers and other appliances of various sizes that enhance an urban home.
Customers can avail bundled offers as a range of home ......read more
This Mother’s Day, show your mum just how much you value her with a Huawei Mate 9 Pro
Dubai, UAE, March 16, 2017: The Huawei Mate 9 Pro is a unique device featuring a dynamic mix of power, speed and photography. The smartphone is Huawei’s first curved screen device and its sleek appearance coupled with the power-packed features makes it an elegant and timeless gift for a hardworking Mother. For someone who uses their smartphone for work, play and running after the kids in between, the Mate 9 Pro powered by the Kirin 960 chipset is unbeatably fast and offers lasting performance that doesn’t decline over time.
The Mate 9 Pro also features the second generation of dual-lens camera technology co-engineered with Leica Camera AG. The front and rear camera lenses are great for capturing the beautiful ......read more
The best of the honor 8 series within your budget with premium looks, solid performance, strong battery support and advanced camera features
Dubai, UAE, March 16, 2017: Honor, the number one smartphone e-brand by Huawei, has just unveiled the Honor 8 Lite, the brand’s latest smartphone to be launched under the flagship Honor 8 series. Embodying the motto “Beauty at your reach”, the device is the perfect gift this Mother’s Day, with unrivalled design features at an affordable price point.
The Honor 8 Lite, follows the success of the Honor 8, launched last summer, and offers the flagship smartphone’s eye-catching aesthetics and high-performance at an attractive price point available at all local retailers for the internet-minded, style-conscious modern consumer.
The sleek-looking Honor 8 ......read more
Another Strong Showing on World Stage Reaffirms LG’s Status as Industry Leader in Design
Dubai, UAE, March 16, 2017: LG set another record for a Korean-based company by being honored with 30 iF Design Awards for excellence, including the most prestigious iF Gold Award for the company’s CordZero™ canister vacuum cleaner. In addition to the iF Gold Award, other distinctions were awarded to products such as LG SIGNATURE OLED TV W, LG Gram, LG V20 and LG Tone Bluetooth headsets.
For more than 60 years, the iF Design Awards has been one of the premiere design competitions in the world. Organized by iF International Forum Design GmbH of Germany, the guiding principles behind the awards has been to identify, support and promote good design and to raise awareness of design among the public and the role it plays in ......read more
MEFTECH 2017 delivers intensive two-day conference to executive-level delegates in Abu Dhabi
Gartner reveals startling digital predictions for the future of e-commerce
Industry thought leader believes GCC countries are well placed to become global financial technology hubs
Banks urged to appoint younger technology leaders into board-level positions
Abu Dhabi, 16th March 2017: The region’s leading financial technology exhibition, MEFTECH, delivered some thought provoking ideas on how and why the MENA financial sector must adapt to realise the huge global opportunities represented by technology.
Board level executives from all of the leading banks in the UAE were joined by banking delegates from further afield such as Saudi Investment Bank, Alinma bank and Arab African International Bank as well as from other ......read more
Challenge Enables Unprecedented Access to Data and Tools from Leading Companies to Generate New Climate Solutions
NEW YORK, 15 March 2017 – Global Pulse, the United Nations innovation initiative on big data, and Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC), a global leader in data storage technologies and solutions, announced a partnership today to launch the “Data for Climate Action” challenge.
Data for Climate Action is an unprecedented open innovation challenge to harness data science and big data from the private sector to fight climate change. Data scientists, researchers, and innovators from around the world are encouraged to apply and submit their proposals at DataForClimateAction.org by
10 April 2017.
“Driving effective action on climate change requires not ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 13th March, 2017- Infoblox Inc., the network control company that provides Actionable Network Intelligence, today announced that it has been named ‘Network Management Vendor of the Year’ by Network Middle East (NME), the region's leading magazine for the networking industry, at the 2017 edition of the NME Innovation awards. The award was ......read more
To coincide with International Women’s Day, Cisco organised the ‘Women of Impact 2017 Conference’ – an annual full-day conference devoted to the development and advancement of women in the technology industry on March 8th, 2017 in Dubai. Themed ‘It’s Time. Collaborate. Lead. Inspire,’ the event was held at multiple Cisco sites globally and virtually. ......read more
datamena is the first ecosystem in the Middle East to offer on-demand Cloud Access and global connectivity services from a single self-service platform
Dubai, March 11, 2017: datamena, the carrier-neutral data centre and connectivity platform, partners with Epsilon, a privately owned global communications service provider, to deploy Epsilon’s Infiny on-demand connectivity ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 9, 2017: It's with great pleasure that we announce the official support of Smart Dubai, Dubai Police and the National Cyber Security Center KSA , reaffirming the position of the event as market leaders in the IT security and IoT space.
What's more, this year's exciting edition will host a number of new initiatives to benefit you as a participant: ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 9th March 2017: Kodak Alaris Information Management today announced that it has signed a Value-Added Distributor (VAD) partnership with Allscan Middle East that will enable the distributor to promote and offer the entire portfolio of Kodak Alaris document scanners and information management software to enterprises across the Middle East. Allscan will also offer Kodak ......read more
Companies introduce Creative Spaces, new research and Surface Hub reseller program.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. and REDMOND, Wash. - March 7, 2017: Steelcase and Microsoft Corp. have joined forces to explore the future of work, developing a range of technology enabled spaces designed to help organizations foster creative thinking and better collaboration. These spaces seamlessly integrate ......read more
World Backup Day on March 31 highlights the importance of having a complete backup solution in place at the time of a data loss.
Applicom, a leading System Integrator in Dubai adds the top-notch backup and disaster recovery solution providers to the vendor's list.As a result, customers no have the option to add backup and recovery to their existing security strategy.
Most businesses and ......read more
Dubai, 7 March 2017 – PFU, a Fujitsu company, will be showcasing their latest Fujitsu document scanners at the Fujitsu Technology Solutions stand in Hall 4, A38.
The latest additions to the document scanner portfolio are all about facilitating customers’ digital transformation. The new multi-skilled scanners feature impressive daily duty cycles and are designed to improve work ......read more
Revolutionizing the concept of online shopping through quality SME products
7th March 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Souqplace.com, the first Emirati online marketplace, connecting quality SMEs and artisan products to consumers, during a press meet held on Tuesday, 7th March 2017 shared insights on e-commerce and consumer shopping trends, in the UAE.
Backed by the Emirati ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: According to a Frost and Sullivan Market study, undertaken for Panasonic, UAE’s urban population is expected to grow to 9.6 Million by 2020, accounting for 86.7% of the population by that year.
UAE’s residential pumps market was estimated around USD 63.8 Million in 2014 by Frost & Sullivan and considering these figures, Panasonic Eco Solutions ......read more
Partnership with Infineon Technologies AG to incorporate secure microcontroller chips in new HID Global ultra-thin Polycarbonate (PC) ePrelaminate inlay solution.
Ultra-thin PC ePrelaminate inlay is ideal for electronic ID (e-ID) cards and is more than 30 percent thinner than other alternatives, freeing space for added security features.
Leverages patented HID DBond™ (Direct Bonding) ......read more
LG’s Trailblazing New Smartphone Recognized with 31 Show Awards for Sleek New Design that Fits Comfortably in One Hand
Dubai, UAE, March 6, 2017: LG Electronics’ G6 smartphone won an unprecedented 31 booth awards at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 including multiple honors from various international titles and publications attending the show. The LG G6 demon-strates that the ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced Sophos Mobile 7, the latest version of its Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution. This new version extends containerization support for Android Enterprise (formerly “Android for Work,”) enables IT administrators to manage IoT devices, strengthens security features and will be available through ......read more
81 billion cyber threats blocked, an increase of 56 percent
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today released its annual security roundup report, “2016 Security Roundup: A Record Year for Enterprise Threats,” which proves 2016 was truly the year of online extortion. Cyber threats reached an ......read more
47% of employees would sacrifice their paid vacation for a higher salary
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 05 March 2017: Businesses in the UAE are inclined to follow the footsteps of their peers in European markets by increasing their hiring of talent on a “gig” basis, helping them operate more flexibly and bring in specialist skills. New research from Oracle reveals ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 5th March, 2017 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the general availability of Ansible Tower 3.1, the latest version of its enterprise-grade, agentless automation platform. Ansible Tower by Red Hat helps enterprises cut through the complexities of modern IT environments with powerful automation capabilities ......read more
The best of the honor 8 series within your budget with premium looks, solid performance, strong battery support and advanced camera features
Dubai, March 1st, 2017: Honor, the number one smartphone e-brand by Huawei, has just unveiled the Honor 8 Lite, the brand’s latest smartphone to be launched under the flagship Honor 8 series. Embodying the motto “Beauty at your ......read more
An innovative network densification solution that enables small and medium-sized telecom operators to build a competitive compact network
Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Limited (“Comba Telecom” or “the Group”, Hong Kong stock code: 2342), a global leading wireless solutions provider, today unveiled Scalable Heterogeneous Network Solution, an innovative network ......read more
Investment to help SITA deliver new geo-location technology to airports and airlines
Dubai, UAE, 1 March 2017: SITA, the air transport IT provider, has completed a strategic investment in dynamic mapping company LocusLabs, helping drive innovation for the benefit of the entire industry while supporting SITA’s own investment in innovation.
The investment also supports ......read more
Available at LG’s brand shop in Dubai Mall, the LG TWINWashTM is all about efficiency and convenience, helping users wash two separate loads at the same time
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 1, 2017: Shifting the nation’s washing paradigm, LG Electronics (LG) has launched its revolutionary front-load TWINWash™ washing machine in the UAE. This ultimate laundry system ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 1st March, 2017 — A new global study ‘The Internet of Things: Today and Tomorrow’ published by Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, reveals that IoT will soon be widespread as 85% of businesses plan to implement IoT by 2019, driven by a need for innovation and business efficiency. While the analysis confirms the clear business benefits from investments in ......read more
Detachable Miix 320 blends affordability with connectivity on-the-go
Yoga™ 720 and 520 convertibles are multimode mobile powerhouses
Tab 4 Series offers something for everyone in the family
Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus break the mold, not the bank
Dubai, UAE, March 1, 2017: Lenovo today announced an ecosystem of devices and services that support the new era of ......read more
AXILSPOT, a global vendor in enterprise wireless networking, announced the availability of its AEC120 Smart Antenna Ceiling Access Point in the Middle East and Africa to help businesses manage their growing workloads with a secure and reliable network and Internet connectivity. The AEC120 ceiling access point has the inbuilt and patented Rscan multibeam smart-selection antenna system.
The ......read more
Gulfood Deal Will See Revolutionary ‘Water from Air’ Machines Roll Out Emirates-wide
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: One of the UAE’s biggest banks has signed up with a Dubai SME to provide four-year, interest-free payments for buyers of revolutionary machines which literally convert air into water.
The deal between Emirates NBD and Dubai-based Sky River was signed at ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: Major orders from around the world, a significant award, and forward-looking innovations: Swisslog Warehouse & Distribution Solutions (WDS), a leading automation specialist for robot-based and data-driven intralogistics solutions, maintained its successful course in the fourth quarter. Contract awards from Mai Dubai, Stemilt, and one major Asian customer ......read more
Take a look at this year’s best in show for mum’s on-the-go
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 February 2017: Mums might be bored with perfume and flowers every year – why not up your game and go for something more exciting, like the latest and greatest wireless headphones?
From the gym hero to the flexible worker, Jabra has got the best present inspiration to gift your ......read more
Flagship Smartphone Features Bold New Screen Aspect Ratio, Ergonomic Excellence, Minimalist Design and Superb Durability
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) today unveiled the G6 smartphone, the newest smartphone that features a bold new display format complimented by a cinematic viewing experience, exceptional screen to body ratio, wide angle camera and more. De-signed in ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 28 February 2017: The GCC is on course to rapidly evolve into one of the most sustainable and technologically advanced regions in the world due to smart technology, and given this trajectory, there is anxiety that people would become more overwhelmed with keeping up with technology and neglect their personal relationships. However, if used correctly, smart technology ......read more
Dubai, UAE- February 28, 2017– According to a newly released IDC study, organizations around the world are expected to triple the adoption of modern, automated networks over the next two years. To accelerate the journey to these digital-ready networks, Cisco is introducing new technologies that allow customers to virtualize and secure their networks.
Today, businesses demand a lot from ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 28 February 2017: Lenovo, through its Subsidiary, Motorola Mobility, today launched worldwide the next generation of Moto G.
What do people crave in a smartphone? High quality without breaking the bank -- with the bells and whistles that make for a premium device and experience.
A battery that goes the distance. Photographer-quality camera. Striking screen ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: Zain Saudi Arabia and Ericsson signed a Memorandum of understanding to collaborate in enabling next generation hyperscale data centers based on the latest technology available with the highest degree of automation in orchestration and management. The MoU was signed by Mr. Peter Kaliaropoulos , CEO of Zain Saudi Arabia and Ali Eid, Head of Ericsson ......read more
The firm will accept pre-orders for its multi-layered secure communications suite – KATIM
KATIM offers a fully integrated, end-to-end hardened system incorporating advanced security features
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: DarkMatter, the international cyber security firm, has launched KATIM, the world’s most secure communications suite. Unveiled in Barcelona, Spain on ......read more
Consumers can now store, share and back up more than 14,000 photos and 10 hours of videos in the palm of their hand
Dubai, UAE, February 27, 2017: Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC), a global storage technology and solutions leader, today increased the capacity of its award-winning line of iOS mobile flash drives with the introduction of its 256GB** SanDisk® iXpandTM Flash ......read more
Expanded SanDisk line-up of A1 microSD cards designed to improve app launch speeds
Dubai, UAE, February 27, 2017: Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC), a global storage technology and solutions leader, today announced the company is working with industry-leading smartphone technology manufacturers to ensure consumers can take full advantage of the new A1 specification with its ......read more
Wireless Solutions Provider to Showcase Innovations Designed for IoT at 2017 Edition of World’s Largest Mobile Tradeshow
Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Limited, a global leading wireless solutions provider, is participating at the Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona from February 27 to March 2. Tying in with this year’s event theme ‘The Next Element’, Comba Telecom ......read more
Exceeding your expectations, Xperia XA1 (5”) and Xperia XA1 Ultra (6”) feature high-end camera specifications with 23MP sensors
Beautiful borderless design for a full-width display
Smooth performance and fast speed for those who thrive online
Barcelona, Mobile World Congress, 27th February 2017: Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today unveiled ......read more
New category launch makes books more accessible to people and is in line with the UAE’s National Reading Initiative
27th February 2017, Dubai, UAE: SOUQ.com, the Middle East’s largest online retail and marketplace platform announces the launch of its latest category- ‘Global Bookstore’, to provide customers access to over 6 million books on the platform. This huge ......read more
Batelco and Ericsson sign the biggest network deal to provide the latest innovative technologies to Bahrain customers including LTE-Advanced and expansion of VoLTE
Ericsson will expand its offerings to Batelco for support and next-level solutions to enhance Batelco’s leadership
Deal provides foundation for Batelco to develop a building block for future developments in 5G, IOT and ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 26th February, 2017: Veeam Software today announced that it has signed up as a ‘Premier Sponsor’ of the upcoming Gartner Symposium/ITxpo that will take place in Dubai from the 28 February – 2 March 2017. In line with the conference theme ‘Lead 360. Drive Digital to the Core’, Veeam will provide attendees with insights on making digital a core competence ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 26th February, 2017 — Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) and Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT) announced today they are working together to accelerate the deployment of network functions virtualization (NFV) solutions based on fully open, production-ready, standards-based infrastructures. HPE plans to offer ready-to-use, pre-integrated HPE NFV System solutions and HPE Validated ......read more
Trend Micro Network Defense brought to new levels of smart detection and rapid response
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced the latest enhancements to its network defense solutions, leveraging the company’s powerful XGen™ security. Continuing its smart, optimized and connected ......read more
Cisco Firepower 2100 Series prevents bottlenecks, improves efficiency with enhanced management tools
Dubai, UAE - February 26, 2017: Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) takes on security bottlenecks, with the introduction of the Cisco Firepower® 2100 Series Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW). The 2100 series is designed for businesses that perform high volumes of sensitive transactions, such as ......read more
UAE, February 25, 2017 - Networked Energy Services Corporation (NES), a global smart grid solution provider with the industry’s leading Energy Applications Platform (EAPTM), recently announced that its Patagonia Security solution has won the ‘2017 European Smart Energy Award for Cyber and Data Security.’ The award was presented to NES during the 8th Smart Energy Europe Summit ......read more
Developing the loyalty element of the award-winning ‘Dubai Now’ mobile app to unlock the relationship value of Government smart services
Dubai, UAE, 25 February 2017: Loyyal, the leading universal loyalty platform, has been invited by Smart Dubai to rejoin the Dubai Future Accelerators Program in its second cycle. The company will be working alongside Smart Dubai to focus on ......read more
More than 70 proof points and demonstrations live in Hall 2 at Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona from February 27 to March 2
5G comes to life with demos such as cars driven remotely over a trial system and a haptic glove connected to a remote physician
Visitors will experience the industry’s digital frontier, with cases in cloud infrastructure, Internet of Things (IoT), ......read more
Digital transformation, artificial intelligence and robotic process automation is set to change the landscape of the outsourcing and shared services industry
Dubai, UAE – February 23, 2017: Dubai Outsource City (DOC), member of TECOM Group, will bring together industry experts, decision makers and senior management from across the outsourcing and shared services ecosystems at the ......read more
United Arab Emirates, February 23nd 2017: For 25 years, CAHORS DIGITAL, the leader in TV signal reception and distribution solutions, has been innovating to meet the demands of professionals. It will be presenting its offering at CABSAT in Dubai in the France Pavillon. Owing to the dynamic Middle-Eastern market, the company has decided to implement a development strategy with key players in ......read more
United Arab Emirates, February 23rd 2017: INA is integrating digital transformation in full at CABSAT 2017 in an effort to keep up with the constant changes in the A/V and digital worlds. To adapt to new modes of knowledge transfer and capacity building, INA proudly offers an exclusive batch of 124 tailored trainings in English language.
124 trainings selected in the ......read more
Will demonstrate Next-Generation M-Series Family at RSA Along With Other Biometrics Solutions for Broad Range of Applications That Require Combination of Security and Convenience
Dubai, UAE, February 22, 2017: HID Global®, worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, today announced enhancements to its compact, cost-effective Lumidigm® M-Series fingerprint solutions. Bringing the ......read more
February 22, 2017, Dubai, UAE - Centrify, the leader in securing hybrid enterprises through the power of identity services, announced the release of its new Analytics Service. This new service uses machine learning to assess risk based on constantly-evolving user behavior patterns. It then assigns a risk score, and enforces an appropriate decision — determining whether the ......read more