Lets IT Admins Provide Better Assistance Using Voice and Video Chat, Remote Registry Access and More
Adds chat options, remote registry access, and multi-monitor support to troubleshooting toolset
Now supports business app deployment for Linux operating systems
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Dubai, UAE— July 20, 2017: ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced the addition of enhanced tools to its endpoint management solution, Desktop Central. Available immediately, these new tools allow IT admins to troubleshoot remote computers using voice and video chat, control multiple monitors while troubleshooting, and manage computers’ registry keys remotely. Desktop Central has expanded the scope of desktop management with support for Linux software deployment as ......read more
DUBAI, July 20, 2017: With the summer holiday season in full fledge across the GCC, families are planning their travels to escape the hard heat. While the goal of any vacation is to unwind and escape from the stresses of day-to-day life, trips abroad can sometimes have the opposite effect as unfamiliarity with the local language and customs prevent travelers from fully enjoying their vacation. Therefore, connected technology that offers reliability, accessibility, portability and security is an essential component of the modern vacation.
Although the ostensible purpose of a vacation is to get away from it all, modern travelers have come to expect connectivity throughout their entire trip, influencing their decisions both while planning and at their destination. According to an annual Honeywell international ......read more
Seasoned industry executive to help telecommunications service providers transform their business and re-architect their networks for the demands of the digital era
Dubai, UAE – July 19, 2017: Cisco announced today that Ali Amer has been appointed Managing Director for Global Service Provider Sales in the Middle East and Africa at Cisco.
In his new role, Ali will be responsible for helping telecommunications service providers transform their networks, businesses and customers’ experiences to capture the opportunities created by the digital era. In addition to driving the segment’s sales strategy and growth across the Middle East and Africa, he will also focus on streamlining business operations, including sales and channel strategy, business development and customer support.
Amer will report to Peter ......read more
LG E7 Picture-on-Glass OLED TV Earns Three Awards for Outstanding Picture Quality and Performance
Dubai, UAE, July 19, 2017: The highly acclaimed LG E7 OLED TV was crowned “2017 King of TV” in the 14th Annual CE Week TV Shootout™ in a competition amongst six contending flagship 4K Ultra HD TV models during CE Week in New York City. This is the fourth consecutive year LG OLED has won at the CE Week Shootout and the first time a single manufacturer has swept all three newly created categories. The 65-inch LG E7 OLED TV combines a unique Picture-on-Glass form factor, the unparalleled picture performance of OLED technology, immersive Dolby Atmos sound and unmatched high dynamic range (HDR) capabilities to deliver outstanding picture quality and an unri-valed home cinema experience.
The CE Week TV ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 19, 2017: Sanjay Dutt, renowned Bollywood actor, revealed his next big gig, as he spoke about his budding passion for photography, in Dubai. The seasoned actor has recently ventured into photography and has decided to kick off his journey in this field with Nikon. After his brief transit in Dubai, he will be travelling to different locations to capture what nature has to offer. Ahead of his trip, he visited Grand stores, to collect his gear, which includes the flagship Nikon D5, AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm F2.8G ED and Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lens.
“I’ve always been fascinated by nature and have recently decided to share my passion with those around me, through photography. I have been researching for a while and have decided to go ahead with Nikon’s D5 camera because ......read more
GCC IoT solutions market to be worth US$11 billion (AED 40.40 billion) by 2025
Dubai, UAE, July 18, 2017: The Internet of Things (IoT) has the potential to unlock up to 11 percent in incremental GDP driving economic growth in the GCC region, according to A. T. Kearney’s latest report, ‘IoT in the GCC: Building a Brighter, More Sustainable Future’. By 2025, the IoT solutions market in the region will be worth US$ 11 billion, generating potential value for the economy of nearly US$ 160 billion; implying that every dollar spent on IoT solutions could produce nearly US$ 14.50 in economic value.
According to the report, the region’s governments have been increasingly investing in next-generation technologies such as IoT, in an effort to move their economies away from heavy reliance on oil. IoT, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 18, 2017: VIACOM International Media Networks (VIMN) is pleased to announce a month of brand new summer stand-up featuring specials, sketch comedies and late night stand-up programing on Comedy Central HD, the world’s number one comedy network (OSN Channel No. 207) this August.
Starting 8 August, every Tuesday night is ladies night! Start your Tuesday night with a double bill of the proactive and hilariously wicked-minded Amy Schumer as she explores a variety of topics through sketches, stand-up and woman-on-the-street interviews. Catch Season Three of Inside Amy Schumer at 21:30 KSA / 22:30 UAE followed by the wacky New York chicks in Broad City at 22:25 KSA / 23:30 UAE. Finish off the night with the long suffering Billie and her troublesome employee and friend, Gene, in Season One of Idiotsitter at ......read more
UAE, July 2017 – VIACOM International Media Networks (VIMN) is excited to announce an exciting lineup of summer movie highlights on Paramount Channel, the fastest growing brand in the VIMN’s international portfolio (OSN Channel No. 34). Paramount Channel offer audiences a rich variety of blockbuster movies, contemporary series and behind-the-scenes features.
Sit back and relax as Paramount Channel delivers heartwarming stories and recognisable contemporary moments with another round of the channel’s I Love That Movie offering. Weekdays at 22:30 KSA/ 23:30 UAE this month enjoy Christian Bale and Sean Bean in Equilibrium, where freedom is outlawed and outlaws must become heroes. Then Tom Cruise hires cabbie Jamie Foxx to drive him around LA while he kills people in Collateral. Ryan Reynolds stars in The ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 18, 2017: VIACOM International Media Networks (VIMN) is excited to announce a variety of new content on Nickelodeon HD (OSN Channel 355), Nick Toons (OSN Channel 357) and Nick Jr. (OSN Channel 356) this August. This is a viewing experience not to be missed!
For the Harper family, four heads are definitely better than one. Siblings Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn have almost nothing in common, besides their birthdays and their parents. Being quadruplets means four times the fun and four times the drama! Sibling rivalry runs deep in the family, but this quad squad can solve any problem when they work together. At the end of the day, it's all about love. Catch Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn from Sundays to Thursdays starting on the 4th August at 13:25 UAE and 12:25 KSA.
Get ready to feel the magic on Winx ......read more
LG’s Newest Q Series Brings the Essential Features of LG’s
Premium Devices and Elegant Design to a Mid-Range Portfolio
DUBAI, July 13, 2017 — LG (Electronics) today announced that the LG Q6, part of its new Q series, will be the first smartphone to offer the FullVision display following the LG G6. The Q series offers many of LG’s most sought-out premium features at a competitive price.
LG’s Q series is the company’s latest line of powerful, mid-range smartphones boasting the essential features of LG premium phones at exceptional price points. As the first in the Q series to be announced, the LG Q6 features some of the most desired innovations from LG’s premium G6 smartphone and packages them in a sleek, stunning body highlighted by its ......read more
AIP10, a highly versatile enterprise network access point, is capable of delivering high speed, long distance connectivity, indoors and outdoors.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 12, 2017: AXILSPOT, a global vendor in enterprise wireless networking, unveiled its latest rugged, outdoor, long distance Access Point - AIP10 in the Middle East and Africa. The new AIP10 Access Point is capable of managing a variety of enterprise wireless networking workloads. This is a dual-frequency access point, using the latest IEEE 802.11 ac Wave2 Wi-Fi standard, supporting additional SFP interface with transmission speed of 1.2Gbps, and maximum of 400+ users, up to a range of 500M.
“The AIP10 access-point is a highly versatile device, meant to support indoor and outdoor enterprise wireless networks. With the fast pace of adoption of ......read more
Qatar Mobile Prices have dropped 57% since 2008
Dubai, UAE, July 12, 2017: Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) participated in the ‘Telecommunications Retail Price Benchmarking for Arab Countries’ study by AREGNET which compares the prices of a range of telecoms services across the GCC, Arab and OECD (Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development - an economic and social forum with a membership of 35 countries) markets. Overall, the study revealed that the prices of telecoms services in Qatar are broadly lower than the rest of the GCC and Arab region.
The survey showed that mobile voice prices in Qatar have fallen 57% since 2008, which is in line with the rest of the region. However, importantly, for mobile voice services that included data bundles, prices in Qatar are below the ......read more
DUBAI, July 11, 2017: As the workplace continues to evolve in the GCC, an increasing number of employees will become even more reliant on technology to keep them connected. With the ongoing need for connectivity and the overwhelming availability of smartphones, work-life balance becomes difficult, and we are in an always-on mode. But when we travel for leisure while still having the need to be connected, we often combine fun, relaxation while getting some work done thanks to reliability, portability and security offered with LG’s connected devices.
Although the ostensible purpose of a vacation is to get away from it all, modern travelers have come to expect connectivity throughout their entire trip, influencing their decisions both while planning and at their destination. According to an annual Honeywell ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 10, 2017: Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam ticker: LIGHT), a global leader in lighting, has announced the purchase of traceable renewable electricity from Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA’s) Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai. Through collaboration with ECOHZ, Philips Lighting is the first major international company to secure its renewable energy consumption in the Gulf region using the pioneering International REC Standard.
I-REC is a global standard for documenting renewable energy consumption used in regions where no similar documentation scheme exists. It is available in a growing number of countries and meets the robust criteria from RE100 - The Climate Group and CDP’s global initiative for influential businesses committed to 100% renewable power.
This latest ......read more
New Sustainability Report Outlines Targets to Cut Supply Chain GHG Intensity and Empower Factory Workers, also Shares New Recycling Goal
HP announces a new goal to reduce first-tier production supplier and product transportation-related GHG emissions intensity 10% by 2025, compared to 20151
In addition, HP has set a new goal to double factory participation in supply chain sustainability programs by 2025, compared to 2015, to increase both the number of suppliers that participate in its programs and the depth of their engagement
HP’s new goal to develop the skills and improve the well-being of 500,000 supplier factory workers by 2025, compared to 2015, follows HP’s longstanding commitment to the well-being of the workers in its supply chain, with a focus on vulnerable groups ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 10, 2017: Artificial Intelligence (AI) will transform accountancy and the profession needs to prepare, according to ICAEW. In a landmark report Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Accountancy, launched today, the accountancy and finance body says the profession needs to accept that machines will take over more and more decision-making tasks from humans, and work out how to harness this.
The report says whilst accountants have used technology for decades to enhance the value they can deliver, the pace of change and the power of Artificial Intelligence means a paradigm shift is coming. Kirstin Gillon, ICAEW’s IT Technical Manager said: “AI systems are already very powerful and they are improving quickly. They provide outputs that are extremely accurate and can replace – if not supersede ......read more
Polycom® RealPresence® Group Series – first standards-based video endpoint to be certified for Microsoft Skype for Business online in Office 365
Polycom® RealConnect™ for Office 365, first and only cloud video interoperability service for Office 365, now available in Europe
Dubai, UAE – July 4, 2017: Polycom, Inc., a leader in enterprise grade business communication solutions, has announced two significant updates with its premier partner, Microsoft.
Polycom RealPresence Group Series, is the first and only standards based video solution to be certified for Microsoft Skype for Business online in Office 365. Customers are now getting an enhanced Skype for Business meeting experience in an Office 365 environment, thanks to Polycom’s award-winning audio and video ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 4, 2017: The goal of every designer is to create a product with innate aesthetic appeal for the widest range of consumers. Product designers spend countless hours focused on the minutest details in their bid to create unique products that offer greater benefits to users while also advancing their respective fields of design. After all, when designing a completely new product from scratch, the design team must consider every aspect of its new product. Everything from the exterior design and product materials as well as the technological limitations and overall structure must be considered.
This January at CES in Las Vegas, visitors were able to see the latest technologies and achievements in a number of important areas. One of the most exciting new concepts on display was the futuristic Picture-on-Wall design ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security today announced that NSS Labs has rated the Sophos XG Firewall as one of the highest performing firewalls in the industry in its most recent Next-Generation Firewall Group Test Report(1) . The XG Firewall was “Recommended” as one of the top three products for security effectiveness. It passed all stability and reliability tests, offering some of the highest levels of protection and performance at great value.
The NSS Labs evaluation included 11 market leading next-generation firewalls which were rated for security effectiveness, performance, stability and reliability, and total cost of ownership (TCO). The Sophos XG Firewall out-performed many other market-leading products across the stringent test criteria, placing it amongst the top-ranks of the seven ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 3 July 2017: Etisalat today announced the Asia-Africa-Europe-1 (AAE-1) undersea cable, the largest global submarine cable system bringing additional international capacity to UAE connecting Europe and Far East.
With this announcement, the submarine cable system is ready and will have the first commercial traffic loaded running into the system. Etisalat is an AAE-1 consortium member and has played a significant role in this submarine cable system with Etisalat’s ‘Smarthub’ becoming a strategic terminal point in the UAE.
AAE-1 (Asia-Africa-Europe-1) is a unique next generation cable system ever built, the first next generation cable system to link all major Asian, African, Middle Eastern and European nations via the lowest latency subsea route.
The submarine cable system is launched in ......read more
Online Shoppers in the Middle East can now log on to SOUQ.com using their Amazon credentials
July 3, 2017 – DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Amazon (AMZN) and SOUQ.com confirm the official completion of the acquisition of SOUQ.com by Amazon. As the first step of integration, customers can now log on to SOUQ.com using their Amazon credentials.
Joining the Amazon family enables SOUQ.com to continue to bring even more products and services to customers in the region and further expand “Fulfilled by SOUQ” to empower sellers.
"It is an exhilarating time for the e-commerce industry in the region. Together with Amazon, our goal is to offer our customers the widest product selection, great prices, improved delivery times and first-rate customer service,” said SOUQ.com CEO and Co-Founder Ronaldo ......read more
Portable projector that transforms a flat surface into an interactive touch screen makes its GCC debut
Unlike traditional projectors, Xperia Touch does more than just put on a show – it lets you surf and explore like never before
Dubai, 2nd July 2017: Sony Mobile Communications today announced that its new smart projector, Xperia Touch, is now available in select stores in Dubai and Saudi Arabia.
Built with the latest Sony intelligence, this compact and lightweight short-throw projector transforms a flat wall, table or floor into an interactive 23-inch HD touch screen. Whether you want to play games on the living room floor, project a recipe onto the kitchen counter or make your wall a message board, Xperia Touch adds a whole new dimension to your home.
The projector’s ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 2, 2017: Huawei CBG has recently collaborated with Vietnamese photographer, Long Tổ Ong, to develop a selection of incredibly crisp images captured on the HUAWEI P10 and HUAWEI P10 Plus that portray the phone’s capability to take photos in lowlight conditions in indoor settings. “I am glad to cooperate with Huawei and shoot architectural sample pictures all over the world. The images emphasize the lines and colors to enhance the visual impact and show the attraction of an architectural structure,” said the acclaimed photographer who specializes in architectural, street and monochrome photography.
Dubai is a place where any design enthusiast can feel at ease. With dramatic and dynamically designed structures hovering over the city and interiors that range from the traditional ......read more
Centra Hub was recognised for the deep inroads it has made in its first year of operations by meeting the growing demands of regional organisations for next generation HCM and CRM solutions
Dubai, UAE, July 02, 2017: Centra Hub, a specialist fast growing vendor for CRM, HCM and retail solutions and part of the Focus Softnet group of companies, announced that it has won the ‘Emerging Vendor of the Year’ at the 2017 edition of the Integrator ICT Champion Awards in Dubai. Centra was recognised for the deep inroads it has made by meeting the growing demands of regional organisations for next generation CRM and HCM (human capital management) solutions with a high number of customer deployments in its first year of operations.
“Since Centra Hub’s inception as a separate entity in 2016, the company has been ......read more
By Rick Holland, VP Strategy at Digital Shadows
Dubai, UAE, July 1, 2017: Late on 27 June, the New York Times reported that a number of Ukrainian banks and Ukrenergo, the Ukrainian state power distributor, had been affected by unidentified malware which caused significant operational disruption. Multiple security vendors and independent researchers subsequently identified the malware as a wormable ransomware variant with functional and technical similarities to Petya. Based on these similarities and continuing confusion, the malware has been dubbed Nyetya, Petna, ExPetr, and NotPetya, among others. It has been linked with a large number of infections, a significant proportion of which (around 60% according to statistics published by Kaspersky) affected machines in Ukraine, though at the time of writing the overall ......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
A Blog by Steven Malone, Director of Security Product Management at Mimecast
The global reach and considerable impact of the WannaCrypt (WannaCry/Wcry) ransomware is a wake-up call for organizations and governments around the world. This on-going cyber threat will continue to adapt to take advantage of weaknesses in IT systems and procedures. New variants of this malware may cause even more ......read more