Dubai, April 25, 2017 — With GCC cities aiming to become smarter and more connected, and with airports expecting to become friendlier and less stressful for travelers, artificial intelligence and robotic personal assistants appear to be seamlessly entering public spaces and even the home, marking 2017 as the year consumers have begun embracing a future founded on smart technology.
LG has been at the forefront of developing robotic technologies that incorporate deep learning for the smart city and home, ensuring usability is at its best and that the consumer continues to be connected.
“Once viewed merely as machines capable of performing automated work, robots were typically used to complete tasks that required incredible precision or were too dangerous for humans to do themselves,” said Yong Geun Choi, ......read more
• Mobile subscribers now total 8.3 million
Dubai, UAE, 25 April 2017: Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC (“du”) today published its financial results for the first quarter of 2017 showing a 2.5% rise in revenue to AED 3.17 billion. Net Profit before royalty decreased by 16.7% to AED 851.2 million, compared with Q1 2016
(AED Millions) First Quarter Analysis
Q1 2016 Q1 2017 % change
Revenue (AEDm) 3,089.6 3,166.4 2.5%
Fixed line revenue (AEDm) 630.3 679.9 7.9%
Mobile revenue ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 24, 2017: Global Innovations, a leading provider of automation solution for the travel and tourism trade starts with success during the Arabian Travel Market 2017 First Day Exhibition, the market leading, international travel & tourism event unlocking business potential within the Middle East
Tourism destinations from around the world showcase a diverse range of accommodation options, breath taking tourism attractions, travel technology and key airline routes.
This four-day (April 24-27, 2017) internationally recognised event will showcase a diverse range of accommodation options, breathtaking tourism attractions, travel technology and key airline routes from highly sought after tourism destinations from around the world.
Global Innovations is a leading Travel Technology & Solutions company ......read more
Make-A-Wish Singapore is the beneficiary of PCCW Global’s 4th annual charity run
24 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, announces that Make-A-Wish Singapore is the beneficiary of its annual charity run to be held on May 24 at Gardens by the Bay (Silver Leaf). Funds raised will be used to assist Make-A-Wish Singapore in fulfilling the wishes and dreams of children with life-threatening medical conditions.
PCCW Global has a strong commitment to the communities in which it operates and its Singapore Charity Run is a highlight of the company’s corporate social responsibility program. The Charity Run is open to the public and to teams registered by corporations and partners in the telecommunications industry. It ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced, that its next-generation anti-ransomware CryptoGuard technology is now available with its SophosServer Protection products. With this optimization, Sophos Server Protection now has signature-less detection capabilities to combat ransomware - similar to Sophos Intercept X for endpoints. In September 2016, Sophos launched SophosIntercept X with CryptoGuard, which stop the spontaneous encryption of data by ransomware within seconds of detection.
By adding CryptoGuard to server security, Sophos is closing a critical gap by preventing ransomware attacks that could come in through rogue, guest or remote access users or other weaknesses in a company’s network. For example, if a company allows bring-your-own-laptops on the network, remote access for ......read more
• Interactive demos and discussions to help customers embrace digitalization
• Digital solutions could pave the way for more efficient and accessible energy
• Siemens’ technology is responsible for generating over 50% of Oman’s electricity
24 April 2017- Dubai, UAE: With digitalization driving a transformational shift across the power and water industry, Siemens will be showcasing an array of innovative technologies in the fields of power generation and services; digital solutions as well as industrial and automation software at the Oman Energy and Water Exhibition and Conference. The company will have leading executives discussing how digitalization and innovations in technology are making the power and water industry more affordable, ......read more
School of Engineering Green Jam Team Heads to PAN MEA Semi-Finals
Dubai, April 19, 2017: We have our winners! The School of Engineering at the American University in Dubai AUD is proud to announce its students Jamil El Helou, Abdulrahman Bin Haider and Mohamed Hassan, Green Jam team members, winning 1st Place at Microsoft’s UAE Imagine Cup 2017, and receiving a $15,000 cash prize and a place in the semi-finals in Beirut.
Their project “Dubai Recycling Initiative” aims to turn recycling into second-nature for citizens of the future, through a reward system that encourages users to recycle on a daily basis. By placing automated recycle stations at target areas, users can take their consumer recyclable materials to the recycle station, log in using their Emirates ID, and place their recyclable materials in the ......read more
18 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: It’s 2017 and around the world, companies and industries are making steps towards sustainable, socially responsible solutions and practices. Gone are the days of advanced technologies being reserved for the world’s most privileged patrons; now, as humanitarian and environmental movements continue to gain global attention, the companies that create and provide these technologies are realigning their sights. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become a top priority for organizations everywhere – and in the ICT industry, it has proven to be especially important.
A strong example of a nation adopting greater social responsibilities is the UAE, with the recently announced vision by His Royal Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan as the Year of Giving 2017. Where the main focus ......read more
• Accreditation permits Certificate Authorities within DarkMatter’s Public Key Infrastructure operations to issue certificates to secure high-performance computer resources and supercomputer nodes
Abu Dhabi and Dubai, UAE – 18 April 2017
DarkMatter, the international cyber security firm headquartered in the UAE, announces its accreditation by the Interoperable Global Trust Federation (IGTF) at the EUGridPMA meeting held at the Galileo Galilei Institute for Theoretical Physics in Florence, Italy.
The accreditation permits certain Certificate Authorities within DarkMatter’s Public Key Infrastructure operations to issue certificates to secure high-performance computer resources and supercomputer nodes that are being used to advance the very boundaries of modern science. Researchers ......read more
Dubai, 16th April 2017: E-Vision, a fully owned subsidiary of Etisalat, signed a strategic partnership with MBC Group to obtain exclusive rights to distribute MBC channels in the UAE.
This strategic announcement makes E-Vision the point of contact for distribution of MBC channels in the UAE. Therefore, any platform that wishes to carry or renew carriage of MBC channels in the UAE will need to enter into contract with E-Vision for that purpose.
Under this agreement, E-vision further empowers Etisalat’s eLife with more TV channels and programmes from the region.
Starting from this month, eLife will be offering two additional channels from MBC, namely MBC+ VARIETY and MBC+ DRAMA which will be available on eLife and eLife ON App.
Additionally, eLife customers will enjoy an exclusive channel that will be launched by MBC and ......read more
The HIT® solar panel’s low-temperature coefficient provides high-efficiency even in intense heat
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 16, 2017
One of the highest efficiency solar panels in the world will be displayed Saudi Arabia Renewable Energy Investment Forum (SAREIF) 2017 by Al AbdulKarim Holding with Panasonic. Panasonic Marketing Middle East and Africa (PMMAF), in collaboration with its local partner Al AbdulKarim Holding (AKH), is showcasing the product at the event organised at Four Seasons Hotel, Riyadh on 17-18 April 2017.
The HIT solar cells have achieved the world record for highest efficiency of 25.6% in 2014. It is an ideal solution for power generation for a variety of applications both for residences and commercial buildings. In addition, to HIT® N330/N325 Powerful model, the Japanese manufacturer is ......read more
Waterproof MKE 2 elements microphone can go anywhere a GoPro HERO4 goes for amazing audio – even in extreme conditions
The retail price for the MKE 2 ELEMENTS mic is AED 800.
The MKE2 ELEMENTS mic will be available in the UAE by July 2017.
Dubai, UAE, 16 April 2017 – If you’re going on an adventure, you probably already have an ultra-tough action camera ready to capture the action. Now, thanks to the MKE 2 elements from audio specialist Sennheiser, you don’t have to leave great sound behind. Designed to be tough enough to go wherever your action camera can, the new GoPro-verified microphone for HERO4 Black and Silver cameras lets you capture incredible high-quality sound, whether you’re recording during a skiing holiday or want to take the microphone with you when surfing. The MKE 2 elements ......read more
April 16, 2017 – Dubai: Etisalat today signed an agreement with Al Fardan Exchange, one of the oldest and most established names in the UAE remittance market, to improve customer experience and provide convenient seamless payment solutions across the country.
The agreement signing ceremony was held today at Etisalat Head Office in the presence of senior executives from Etisalat and Al Fardan Exchange. The partnership reflects the focus of both entities on customer satisfaction and accessibility.
Ahmed Al Awadi, CFO of Etisalat, said: “Etisalat is committed to offering our customers choice by providing a range of innovative solutions and striking the right partnerships. Today’s agreement with Al Fardan Exchange will expand our network of payment partners in the UAE making it more accessible for ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 16, 2017 — HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ), the global leader in printing, today announced its new A3 multifunction printers (MFPs) in the UAE. This next generation portfolio is designed to provide qualified channel partners the ability to offer higher levels of customization that meet a wider range of customers’ printing needs.
The new A3 portfolio transforms today’s copier experience for customers and service professionals by offering advanced security features unmatched in the marketplace , affordable color via HP’s PageWide printing technology, and longer device uptime via HP’s Smart Device Services technology.
“We set out to offer our partners a robust portfolio of A3 MFPs with disruptive technologies and a range of finishing options to meet current and future ......read more
New DSLR leverages its award-winning D7000 series pedigree, while introducing advanced imaging technologies in a lighter, compact body to keep up with a photographer’s adventures
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 13, 2017: Nikon Middle East FZE announces the launch of Nikon D7500, a camera designed to fuel the passion of photographers. Nikon’s newest DX-format DSLR combines the performance of class-leading DSLR photography with outstanding agility and operability, creating endless possibilities for core photography enthusiasts and those on a quest to perfect their craft.
“Intended to inspire budding photographers and video enthusiasts, the new D7500 builds on the DNA of the DX-format flagship D500 with the same high-performance EXPEED 5 image-processing engine. This Nikon DSLR, significantly improved ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 13 April 2017 – LG Electronics (LG) introduced its new line-up of OLED signage at its inaugural LG Signage Design Summit last night. Featuring the open-frame OLED signage, the 88-inch Ultra-Stretch display and the In-Glass wallpaper OLED, the new collection of display products is now set to transform the once static commercial design industry into a visually dynamic and highly engaging sector that is driven by creative excellence.
Held at the Armani Hotel at the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, UAE, the LG Signage Design Summit was conceived to showcase how design and display converge as well as highlight how LG is the forerunner for this change. The event welcomed a plethora of seasoned professionals that consisted of designers, architects, engineers, contractors, retailers and experience creators across the region to ......read more
25-Percent Capacity Boost, Support for Up to 64 HD Cameras Equips Systems for Always-On, 4K-Ready Surveillance
Dubai, UAE, April 12, 2017: Western Digital Corporation (“Western Digital”) (NASDAQ: WDC), a storage industry leader, today announced the availability of the WD Purple™ 10TB HDD, the newest member of its high-capacity hard drive line for surveillance applications. According the IHS Markit, anticipated growth of 4K-compliant and high-resolution network cameras over the next few years is driving higher demand for surveillance-class storage to support systems featuring these technologies*. With increased capacity and proven leading-edge technology, the WD Purple 10TB HDD is optimized for 24x7 video surveillance systems and up to 64 high-definition (HD) cameras in home and small business security ......read more
UAE United Nations Ambassador opens inaugural ‘Enabling through Connectivity’ event in Geneva and stresses importance of satellite communications in humanitarian efforts
Abu Dhabi, UAE 12 April 2017: Under the patronage of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates, UAE-based satellite operator, Yahsat and the UAE Permanent Mission to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations in Geneva, hosted a one-day forum in Geneva, to discuss Yahsat’s initiative to support humanitarian emergency response and sustainable development projects around the world. Yahsat was supported by its service partner, IEC Telecom, a leading telecommunications operator.
Dignitaries at the event included His Excellency Ambassador Obaid Salem Al Zaabi ......read more
Over 180 media & influencers from Middle East & Africa could shoot their first Super slow motion video during #Xperia960 event.
Xperia XZ Premium will be available across the region at the end of May and will be priced in a range of AED 2600-2800.
Dubai, 11th April 2017: Sony Mobile Communications MEA showcased its latest award-winning smartphone, Xperia XZ Premium, for more than 180 select media and influencers from the Middle East and Africa region at its exclusive #Xperia960 event in Dubai. The largest event of its kind, #Xperia960 brought to life the world’s 1st Super slow motion video capture via a smartphone at 960 fps (frames per second). This is four times slower than can be shot on any other smartphone. Super slow motion captures details that the human eye can’t see.
#Xperia960 event ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 10 April 2017: ALE, operating under the Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise brand, has introduced its hybrid communications blueprint to help businesses adopt Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS). Rainbow™ Connected Platform, the ALE “relationship machine”, is an overlay service that connects ALE and third-party communications platforms in a hybrid approach, enabling businesses to protect and leverage existing systems while accessing new unified communication services.
The new Rainbow Connector links any PBX (ALE or non-ALE) to the cloud and extends Rainbow UC capabilities (IM, Voice, Video, Screen and File sharing) as it enables calling via the PSTN, with Rainbow assuring call completion beyond the Rainbow community.
ALE is introducing OTEC-S, a multi-tenant cloud-based offer aimed at ......read more
Saudi Arabia is one of the biggest regional markets that embraces digital transformation and opens up to cloud computing
Dubai, UAE - April 10, 2017: Yvolv, a JV company by Alibaba Cloud and Meraas has signed a strategic partnership agreement with DOITC, IT integrator in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and multidimensional IT service provider. In order to support the country’s digital transformation journey and digital commerce evolution, Yvolv will be providing its Saudi customers through its collaboration with DOITC.
As Middle East and North Africa public cloud spend is projected to hit $2bn by 2020 according to the latest Gartner report, KSA represents one of the most strategic markets for Yvolv, encouraged by the latest developments in Saudi Arabia’s Draft Cloud Computing Regulations.
“Saudi Arabia ......read more
HONOR 6X comes to the rescue providing reprieve from the electronics ban in flights with an enhanced business and entertainment experience.
Dubai, UAE, April 10, 2017 – The recent ban on larger electronics on flights can make long-haul travel seem unimaginably arduous for the digital natives, techie-trendsetters, on-the-go entrepreneurs and millennial parents of today. With the modern traveller’s need to stay connected and able to work from any destination, the honor 6X from Huawei’s number one smartphone brand, honor, comes to the rescue to take care of all your work and entertainment needs in-flight, within a single device.
The honor 6X’s ability to run multiple business and entertainment applications, combined with its long-lasting battery life, make it the ultimate travel accessory for ......read more
Abu Dhabi, April 10, 2017: Etisalat’s shareholders today backed the board’s recommendation to pay full 2016 dividends of 80 fils per share during the annual general meeting held at the company’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi.
Key Financial and Developments Highlights for 2016
• Aggregate subscriber base reached 162 million.
• Consolidated revenues amounted to AED 52.4 billion and increased year over year by 2%.
• Consolidated EBITDA totaled AED 26.3 billion, resulting in EBITDA margin of 50%.
• Consolidated net profit after Federal Royalty amounted to AED 8.4 billion resulting in a net profit margin of 16% and increased year over year by 2%.
• Final dividend payout of 40 fils per share for 2016, ......read more
The flagship smartphone featuring bold new screen aspect ratio, ergonomic excellence, minimalist design, and superb durability will be available across the UAE for AED 2,599/-
Dubai, April 9, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) today launched its flagship G6 smartphone in the United Arab Emirates. LG’s newest smartphone features a bold new display format complimented by a cinematic viewing experience, exceptional screen to body ratio, wide-angle camera and more. Designed in response to consumer feedback and user opinions, the G6 is a back-to-basics approach to premium smartphones, with a focus on the features consumers want, most notably a big screen that actually fits in one hand.
“The first response from global consumers and our regional partners to the LG G6 has been phenomenal. We are very excited about the LG G6 ......read more
MY PASSPORT® SSD, THE FASTEST WD PORTABLE DRIVE, EVER, OFFERS CONSUMERS POWERFUL PERFORMANCE IN A SLEEK, COMPACT DESIGN
Dubai, UAE, April 9, 2017 – Western Digital Corporation, (NASDAQ: WDC), a global storage technology and solutions leader, today introduced its fastest WD® brand portable drive yet, the My Passport™ SSD. Featuring blazing-fast speeds and award-winning design, the new My Passport SSD compliments the company’s leading portfolio of My Passport palm-sized storage devices. Designed for content creators and tech enthusiasts, the new My Passport SSD combines exceptional speed and portability to manage massive files on the go.
“The WD brand is focused on delivering fresh, new personal storage devices that offer amazing performance in a beautiful, yet durable ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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: ......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 ......read more
Dubai, 15 March 2017 – Fujitsu subsidiary PFU (EMEA) Limited has today unveiled two new document scanners: the fi-7700 and fi-7600. Designed for the digital transformation era, the new models are able to capture documents up to A3 size in a wide variety of paper weights in one batch, saving time and cost for production-level scanning in a professional environment. The fi-7700 model combines ......read more
Fortinet’s Broad MSSP Program Provides Unprecedented Access, Advanced Tools, and Industry-Leading Support
Dubai UAE, March 15, 2017: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced the launch of a comprehensive new program to empower MSSPs (Managed Security Service Providers) with the tools, expertise, training, and ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 15, 2017- Preparations are in full swing for the grand debut of the Mohamed Bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge (MBZIRC), the UAE’s biggest robotics competition, taking place from March 16 to 18, 2017 at the Yas Island Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Teams from the 15 countries participating in the event have arrived in Abu Dhabi and are conducting test runs ......read more
ETL’s presence at the show follows major contract wins in the region, including RF equipment for a major broadcaster’s IPTV project
Madley, UK. 14 March 2017: ETL Systems, a global designer and manufacturer of custom build RF equipment for satellite communications, will be showcasing its latest RF technologies to the Middle East market at CABSAT 2017, taking place March 21-23 at ......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 ......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 ......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 ......read more
Growing tourist numbers in the UAE necessitates exhibitions like DEAL
Dubai, UAE, March 14th, 2017: The region will witness the largest show in the amusement industry – DEAL 2017, which has come around as an effective platform for the stakeholders within the entertainment and amusement sector, as per International Expo Consults, the organisers of the DEAL 2017 show. In the wake of ......read more
March 13, 2017: Bebuzzd, a new Dubai-based multi-store mobile app loyalty program, has revealed the launch of its latest new feature called 'BebuzzdGo,' which will give users the ability to easily earn or redeem their gained points in seconds through their mobile. 'BebuzzdGo' serves as a welcome addition to the widely popular customer loyalty application--giving its base of ......read more
Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, in collaboration with INTERPOL, today released research on cybercriminal activity in West Africa, “Cybercrime in West Africa: Poised for an Underground Economy,” as part of its ongoing Cybercriminal Underground Economy Series (CUES). Scams targeting individuals and businesses have ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 6th March, 2017 Veeam® Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™, has expanded its work with Cisco by launching the direct snapshot integration with the Cisco HyperFlex hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) platform. The integration of Veeam Availability SuiteTM with the software-defined networking and computing ......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 ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced it will be hosting its 5th Middle East User Conference on March 20-21, 2017, at The Address, Dubai Marina. Raj Sabhlok, president of ManageEngine, will unveil new developments at ManageEngine to the customers in the region. He will also highlight some of the best practices in the realm of IT and discuss the latest ......read more
Merlin Digital introduces the world’s most efficient drones in its range of Robotics
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 12, 2017: Merlin Digital, a leading consumer technology brand aiming to make the world smarter through its innovative products, introduces its Dragonfly drone that elevates the way one views the world. A Superbrand with a legacy of great innovations, Merlin ......read more
Customers can now order on SOUQ.com and collect it from customer experience center
Helpbit Service Centre, Q-Express pick up and drop off station and full services for Marketplace sellers- all under one roof
12 March 2017, Dubai, UAE: SOUQ.com, the Middle East’s largest online retail and marketplace platform, has announced the launch of its first customer ......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