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
A new look range of products with upgraded specs and design - all at value-led prices
14th March 2017, Dubai, UAE: Aftron, Al-Futtaim’s flagship private label for electronics and home appliances has announced the launch of a new and improved range, with more than 150 products available at consumer friendly prices. Keeping the UAE customers in mind, the entire range from refrigerators to air-conditioning units, kettles, rice cookers and TVs, has been upgraded in product specs and design, wrapped up with a full packaging makeover.
With this new look and feel, customers can now ‘expect more’ from Aftron and the range delivers on its promise with superior features and high-end product styling, whilst being price conscious to deliver great value. All products are now instantly recognisable from the ......read more
Strengthening responsible business practices throughout company operations
Ericsson 5G product portfolio to be ten times more energy efficient than 4G in 5-years’ time
Technology for Good initiatives now positively impact 89 million people
Dubai, UAE, March 14, 2017: Ericsson’s (NASDAQ: ERIC) 24th annual Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility report published recently details progress toward connecting business and sustainability. Using Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a framework for the company’s impact on society, the report summarizes Ericsson’s achievements in three areas: responsible business; energy, environment and climate change; and internet for all.
Börje Ekholm, President and CEO, Ericsson, says: “Providing internet access to the world’s ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 14 March 2017: Mobile phones have evolved considerably over the past two decades from being just simple communication devices to becoming the most innovative compact entertainment systems empowering people to view content on demand whilst having the ability to share their most intimate moments all from the palm of their hand.
Smartphones are rapidly increasing in demand across the world and in the GCC region. In fact, a recent study conducted by Google highlighted that the UAE ranked number one in global smartphone penetration at 73.8 percent.
Furthermore, the Emirates is also recognized as having the largest smartphone and internet users in the world, with the biggest Facebook user base in the Gulf with more than 93 percent of the population logging on to this social media platform to share their knowledge, ......read more
Appeal of Robot Vacuum Cleaner Widely Recognized Around the Globe for its Powerful, Innovative Technologies
Dubai, March 9, 2017 – The LG HOM-BOT® vacuum cleaner’s popularity is on the rise across the world, reaching a cumulative sales total of one million since first entering the market seven years ago. After its 2003 domestic launch, the HOM-BOT® vacuum cleaner was introduced to more than 40 countries beginning with European markets in 2010, across Asia the subsequent year, followed soon after by releases in the CIS region, the Middle East, North America, and more. With its average annual growth rate over the past decade reaching nearly 60 percent, the HOM-BOT®’s reputation continues to soar at home and abroad.
As South Korea’s top-selling robot vacuum cleaner, HOM-BOT® sales surpassed the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 21, 2017: Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received a two-year, $189 million contract to provide an integrated battle management system (BMS) to the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces. The contract was received during the first quarter of Harris' fiscal 2017.
The Harris system will provide the UAE with initial operational capabilities as the country implements ......read more
Ericsson Security Manager enables security orchestration for all ICT domains
A tool that automates security management according to policies - continuous monitoring of threats, vulnerabilities, risks and compliance with capability to do automated remediation
Supports out-of-the-box security for telco cloud operations, enterprises, physical and virtual networks and digital support ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates- 21 February, 2017: Help AG, a leading regional cyber security company, has been awarded the status of an authorized reseller with Fortinet for the Middle East region. Fortinet’s Enterprise Firewall, Advanced Persistent Threat Detection and Application Security solutions, part of the Fortinet Security Fabric, will allow Help AG to address the security challenges ......read more
Trend Micro solution proven 100 percent effective against exploits and evasions in test
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced Trend Micro™ has received a recommended rating based on the NSS Labs inaugural Advanced Endpoint Protection Public Test. In addition to Trend Micro receiving one of ......read more
First to market with combined core and radio for 5G use cases, accelerating the journey to 5G with today’s networks
Enables global 5G access and transport, covering all frequency ranges
Dubai, UAE; February 20, 2017: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) introduces a 5G platform for the needs of the first movers in 5G. Communications are rapidly moving toward data-heavy applications like ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 20, 2017 – Mimecast Limited, a leading email and data security company introduced the latest capability of its Targeted Threat Protection service, Internal Email Protect, the first-to-market cloud-based security service providing threat capabilities for internally generated email. Internal Email Protect allows customers to detect and remediate security threats that ......read more
Shift in the Use of Trusted Identities Fuels Broader Adoption of Mobile and Advanced Smart Card Technology, a Greater Emphasis on the Cloud and Emerging IoT Use Cases
DUBAI, UAE, February 5, 2016, HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, forecasts a shift in the use of identity technology that will lead to increased adoption of mobile devices and the latest ......read more
New range of solutions complements country’s Maritime Strategy
Next Generation E-Passport to provide local maritime authorities with effective vessel tracking solution with TETRA and LTE bearer capabilities
Locally engineered device reaffirms Atlas’ solid commitment and support towards UAE’s Emiratization program
February 20, 2017, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Atlas ......read more
Annual Revenue Rise of 3.2% to AED 12.73 billion
Mobile subscribers increase by 12% during 2016
Dubai, UAE, 20th February 2017: Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC (“du”) today published its financial results for 2016 and proposed a final dividend of AED 0.21 bringing the annual dividend payment to AED 0.34 per share. This includes an AED 0.13 per share ......read more
du will be gifting its prepaid and postpaid mobile customers 10 GB for the price of 1 GB
Dubai, UAE; February 20, 2017: It’s du’s 10th anniversary celebrations and everyone’s invited! As du celebrates a decade of continuous achievements, choices and contributions to the transformation of the UAE, it invites all its valued customers to be a part of the momentous ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 20th February 2017: Microfilm Egypt Co. (MFE), a leading IT solutions company in Egypt specializing in document management & archival solutions and document based business process management solutions, has been presented with the Top Performer partner award at the recently concluded Kodak Alaris Partner Summit held in early February in Lisbon, Portugal.
The ......read more
Merlin Digital, a consumer electronics brand known for introducing revolutionary products in the technology industry, introduces its SkySnug, that allows one to travel with comfort
The SkySnug by Merlin Digital, with built-in Bluetooth earphones, hood and neck pillow ensures comfortable long hour travel
The SkySnug is made with thick sweatshirt and foam for supporting the head and neck ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2017: At IDEX 2017, the UAE company Siham Al Khaleej Technology (SAKT), together with Leonardo and MBDA are presenting an innovative and cost-effective weapon system designated “SIHAM3”, providing a comprehensive and stand-alone anti-air and anti-surface capability to all types of warships.
This industrial cooperation will be officially ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 18, 2017 – Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, announced the launch of the Mimecast Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA), an analysis report measuring the effectiveness of email security systems. This effort highlights the need to push the entire industry to work toward a higher standard of email security. The report showed ......read more
Unique 18:9 Screen Aspect Ratio and Complementary UX
Enables Unparalleled Consumption of Mobile Content
Dubai, United Arab Emirates February 18, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) will feature its new mobile UX 6.0 in its upcoming G6 smartphone specifically customized to maximize the advantages of the device’s expansive FullVision® display. LG G6 will feature a 5.7-inch QHD+ ......read more
New XGen™ security features enhance server protection and extend to container architectures
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced the upcoming availability of Trend Micro Deep Security 10, powered by XGen™ Security. XGen™ Security is a blend of cross-generational threat defense ......read more
Mitsumi gains HP Supplies distribution rights for UAE, Oman, Bahrain and Yemen
Dubai, UAE, February 16, 2017: Mitsumi Distribution, the leading IT, Consumer Electronics and Telco distributor in the Middle East and Africa; today announced that it has been appointed by Hewlett Packard (HP) Middle East, as an Authorised HP Supplies Distributor for the Middle East ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 February 2017: A study by Citrix and the Ponemon Institute on IT security infrastructure found that less than half (40%) of UAE based respondents said their organization has security policies in place to ensure employees and third parties only have the appropriate access to sensitive business information. Adding to their concern is that nearly 79% of business ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 16, 2017 – Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, announced the launch of the Mimecast Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA), an analysis report measuring the effectiveness of email security systems. This effort highlights the need to push the entire industry to work toward a higher standard of email security. The report showed ......read more
OMAN COMPANY SIGNS PARTNERSHIP DURING INDIASOFT 2017
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2017: The 17th edition of Indiasoft 2017 concluded on Tuesday with about 30 new products launched at the event. The two day flagship IT event of Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) had two panel discussions – IT opportunities in emerging markets and IT business ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Feb 15, 2017: Whitehats, one of the largest Cloud IT Solutions & Services providers in Dubai UAE, has today announced a Cloud Service Provider Agreement with Acronis, a global leader in Cloud Data Backup & Recovery Solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments. With this agreement, Whitehats become the exclusive authorized partner for the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2017: Facebook is challenging developers across the Middle East and Africa to create innovative bots in the Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge. This aligns with Facebook’s commitment to promote innovation in the Middle East and Africa by providing developers and start-ups with the tools they need to build, grow, monetize, and measure products and ......read more
HintHunt Dubai, the leading escape game in the UAE according to Tripadvisor, has launched the first mission game concept in the Middle East, the Submarine. Unlike any other escape game, the Submarine theme has two different missions within one room, thus allowing it to be played twice.
Players get to experience what it feels like to be in a real submarine and swim through the riddles and clues ......read more
Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority receives the award for Best Mobile Government Services for Tourism category
Abu Dhabi, UAE. February 15, 2017: Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has won top honours at the ‘Best Mobile Government Service Awards’ at the World Government Summit Awards for the new, improved version of its Visit Abu Dhabi ......read more
Fortinet Invests in Aspiring IT Security Professionals to Help Address the Cybersecurity Skills Gap
Dubai, UAE., February 14, 2017: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced that they are providing universal access to their Network Security Expert (NSE) training and certification program making it broadly available and free of ......read more
Abu Dhabi, February 13, 2017: Global technology leader Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is set to showcase the latest advanced technology solutions at IDEX 2017, leading defense exhibition and conference, taking place in Abu Dhabi between 19 -23 February. The global leader in security and aerospace will display its latest portfolio of products and solutions, from tactical aircraft to integrated ......read more
LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style Offer Freedom and Elegance for Today’s Connected Consumer
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 13, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) and Google will officially unveil the world’s first smartwatches to come preloaded with the Android Wear 2.0™ operating system. LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style begin their global rollout in the United States ......read more
DarkMatter’s advancement into the Defence sector is being overseen by Hisham Fadel, recently appointed Senior Vice President of Special Projects
DarkMatter will showcase law enforcement and defence-related cyber security tools and capabilities at IDEX 2017
Abu Dhabi and Dubai, UAE – 13 February, 2017: DarkMatter, the international cyber security firm ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 13, 2017: Treat your mom or the mother of your children on this special occasion with headphones that are perfectly suited for her personality!
For the travel bug
For the working moms who are always away on business trips or for the moms who can’t live without a getaway every few months! The Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless turns every travel journey into a ......read more
DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, 13.02.2017– LexisNexis® Entity Insight, a proactive risk management tool driven by a PESTLE-analysis framework, will help procurement, supply chain and compliance professionals stay alert to potential business risks.
LexisNexis® Business Insight Solutions (BIS) —a leading provider of content and technology solutions— today unveils ......read more
DUBAI, UAE – 13th February, 2017 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced a collaborative research and education agreement with Boston University (BU), an internationally recognized institution of higher education and research, to advance research and education on open source and emerging technologies, including cloud ......read more
Industry commitment to strategic technology investments and robust business processes key to benefitting from Big Data analytics, says Honeywell
Honeywell’s proven automation technologies and capabilities can enable manufacturing evolution to Industrial Internet of Things
Survey of 200 executives indicates most manufacturers plan to increase investments in data analytics over ......read more
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, February 12, 2017: Rockwell Collins will be demonstrating advancements in avionics, networking, Joint Fires™, and simulation & training solutions at IDEX 2017, the Middle East’s premier defense expo, taking place Feb. 19-23.
“Rockwell Collins has continued to increase its strategic focus in the Middle East region as a full ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced the launch of Cloud Security Plus, its log analysis and auditing solution for multi-cloud environments. Available immediately, Cloud Security Plus empowers enterprises to bolster public cloud security by collecting, monitoring and analyzing log information from both the Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) ......read more
SonicWall enhances its security portfolio, introducing innovations in email security and next-generation firewall solutions to protect against the newest threats in 2017.
SonicWall Email Security 9.0 with Capture Advanced Threat Protection Service provides comprehensive next-generation email security protection to prevent ransomware and emerging zero-day attacks.
The Email Security ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Invincea, a visionary provider of next-generation malware protection. Invincea’s endpoint security portfolio is designed to detect and prevent unknown malware and sophisticated attacks via its patented deep learning neural-network algorithms. It has been ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 9, 2017: Ericsson is demonstrating its latest innovative solutions at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 from February 27th to March 2nd in Barcelona, Spain with special focus on 5G, platforms and services for IT, Cloud, Networks, TV & Media, connected solutions for industries and the Internet of Things.
Anything can happen on the digital frontier, a ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates– 09 February, 2017 – R&M, the globally active Swiss developer and supplier of cabling systems for high-end network infrastructures, today introduced its new R&MinteliPhy system for Netscale. This next generation of automated infrastructure management (AIM) for the world’s highest density fiber solutions now runs in continuous self-testing mode ......read more
The volume of unique malware samples declined to 60 million, a 6.25 percent decrease.
Point-of-sale malware creation declined by 93 percent since 2014.
Secure Sockets Layer/Transport Layer Security encrypted traffic increased by 38 percent year-over-year.
Cyber criminals shifted their focus to new threats, including ransomware attacks which grew by 167x year-over-year.
Internet of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 8, 2017: As the introduction of ubiquitous 5G technology approaches, understanding its use cases and defining the deployment strategies are going to be the key to integrating it on a large-scale, accessible basis. As technology with the potential to revolutionize almost every aspect of modern life for governments, industries, enterprises, and individuals, operators must ......read more
New Model Enables Cost-Effective System Configuration, Allowing Single-Operator
Control of up to 100 Cameras, Memory Recall, and PTZ Speed Adjustments
Dubai, UAE, February 8, 2017: Sony’s new RM-IP500 remote controller gives operators easier and more intuitive control of its latest pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) cameras in a range of applications including lecture capture ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates– February 08, 2017- Epicor Software Corporation, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, today announced that Havelock AHI, a leading interior manufacturer and fit-out contractor, has implemented the next-generation Epicor ERP (enterprise resource planning) solution across its six locations in the GCC (gulf ......read more
UAE, February 08, 2017 - Alpha Data, the UAE’s leading systems integrator and one of the longest-standing IT companies in the country, recently completed work on hosting the E-Commerce portal of Global Village, the region’s leading multicultural festival park, at its ‘Alpha Cloud’ Public Cloud Service.
Global Village is claimed to be the region’s largest ......read more
Middle East, 8 February 2017 – NEC Display Solutions Europe today launched the EX341R, a 34-inch curved widescreen desktop monitor. Ideal for applications in high-end offices and financial trading floors, the monitor is developed for industries where large displays are central to the user’s day-to-day activities. The seamless 80cm curved screen provides a wide and flexible working ......read more
Revenue and Billings Up 22% in Fourth Quarter, Company Improves Profitability on GAAP and non-GAAP Basis
Fourth Quarter 2016 Highlights
Revenue of $362.8 million, up 22% year over year
Billings of $463.4 million, up 22% year over year1
GAAP diluted net income per share $0.14
Non-GAAP diluted net income per share grew 67% year over year to $0.301
Cash flow from operations of $101.0 ......read more
Ericsson participated as one of the sponsors of the 7th edition of BITEX Bahrain, which was held on the 7th, 8th and 9th of February 2017
This platform saw Ericsson demonstrate their new 5G, IOT and Cloud software to the public
BITEX provided Ericsson the perfect opportunity to exhibit their Digital Transformation Journey
Dubai, UAE, February 7, 2017: Ericsson presented its ......read more
Herisau, 07 February 2017– HUBER+SUHNER, leading international manufacturer and supplier of components and systems for electrical and optical connectivity, will demonstrate its wide range of ground-breaking defence products and solutions at the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) 2017 in Abu Dhabi.
Providing a complete offering that meets current and future ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced it has been placed highest and furthest in the Leaders quadrant for ability to execute and completeness of vision in Gartner, Inc.’s 2017 Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms (EPP). The company has been named by Gartner as a Leader in ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 7th February, 2017 – Kodak Alaris’ Information Management division has received four prestigious awards from Buyers Laboratory LLC (BLI), the leading provider of independent test-based analytical information and competitive intelligence for the global digital imaging industry. The company earned the 2017 Scanner Line of the Year award for the superior performance of its ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced that Gartner, Inc., has once again positioned Sophos as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms1 (EPP). With the recently launched next-generation anti-exploit product Sophos Intercept X and the continued enhancement of the cloud-based management platform Sophos Central, ......read more