DUBAI, UAE. - February 21, 2018 - Equinix, Inc., the global interconnection and data center company is participating in IDC's Middle East CIO Summit that started today, Wednesday.
The summit gathers the region's most influential ICT leaders to discuss the region's rapidly evolving digital transformation landscape. At the summit, Equinix engaged with CIOs and other C-level executives from various Middle East companies guiding them on how they can rearchitect their IT infrastructure in the era of digital transformation.
Business survival in the digital economy requires new thinking about IT architecture and how to leverage colocation data centers at the digital edge
- neutral environments that support innovation, accelerate business performance and enable greater operational flexibility. "As ......read more
DUBAI – February 21, 2018: Capillary Technologies, Asia’s leading provider of Intelligent Customer Engagement software and services with strong presence in the MENA, announced that its digital growth initiative Accelerate has partnered with Google. This is to empower businesses with solutions to get ahead of the digital evolution and stay consumer ready.
Capillary Technologies, a SaaS (Software as a Service) major, offers a robust partner and customer service channel to support consumer facing businesses. The company has over 700 Capillary associates across 11 global offices are continually innovating to find new ways for brands to make their consumers' lives easier and experiences memorable.
With this partnership Accelerate officially becomes Google premier badge holder and Google’s channel ......read more
Proposed dividend payout of 40 fils per share for the second half of 2017, representing a total dividend payout of 80 fils for the full year and a dividend payout ratio of 82%.
Abu Dhabi, February 21 2018: Etisalat Group announced today its consolidated financial statements for the 12 months ending December 31 2017.
Financial Highlights and Key Developments for 2017
Etisalat UAE subscriber base reached 12.6 million, representing a year on year growth of 3%.
Etisalat UAE revenues amounted to AED 31.2 billion and increased year over year by 3%.
Etisalat UAE net profit after federal royalty amounted to AED 8.2 billion and increased year over year by 5%.
Etisalat UAE Full year EBITDA in 2017 increased by 2% to AED 16.7 billion resulting in EBITDA margin of 53%.
Proposed dividend payout of ......read more
Samsung is propelling Internet of Things (IoT) forward by incorporating SmartThings & AI across product categories
Samsung has taken a step further in enhancing the ultimate home entertainment experience with the introduction of the all-new 8K QLED TV and the integration of SmartThings across its Smart TV line-up
Samsung is redefining connectivity in the home with the IoT-ready QuickDrive™ washing machine and Wi-Fi connected Wind-Free™ air conditioner, while bringing the hub of the kitchen to life with voice ID recognition on its Family Hub refrigerator
Samsung is infusing technology with intelligence through integrating Bixby and SmartThings on its smart mobile devices
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018: Samsung Electronics Middle East and North Africa (MENA), today unveiled its vision of open ......read more
Innovative VR Mall showcased at the iconic forum in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2018: NDigitec, the leading UAE-based innovative creative media production company, was in the epicenter of discussions at InfoComm MEA 2017 Summit in Dubai, showcasing its expertise in the Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality.At the Summit, NDigitec was in the list of participants of the Immersive World organized by VR/AR Association [VRARA].
NDigitec Head of Development Department Victor Danielyan and Head of Content Creation Eyad Arabi presented the company’s VR/AR technologies as well as expertise and how they are changing the face of the industry.
This participation assumes added significance as the VR/ AR industry is expected to be worth $6 billion in Middle East and North Africa region by 2020 and $143.3 billion ......read more
First ever AV Technology Europe Awards 2018 dedicated to recognizing innovation and achievements in the audio video industry rewarded the unique OLED video wall
Dubai-UAE: 19 February 2018 – The LG OLED video wall signage continues to garner interna-tional attention and has been awarded under the category of ‘Best use of Projection/Display Solutions’ award at the first ever AV Technology Europe Awards 2018. The AV Technology Europe Awards held in Amsterdam were dedicated to recognising innovation and achievements in AV throughout end-user businesses.
Commenting on the award, Kevin Cha, President, LG Electronics, Middle East & Africa, said, “Digital Signage industry today is paving way for unprecedented growth and creativity to create attractions that are a cut above the ......read more
TCL surges ahead in sales volume globally threatening established players of the TV market
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 18th Feb 2018: The leading innovator in developing QLED technology and products, TCL Multimedia Technology Holdings Limited, has edged its way forward to take the 3rd leadership position right behind Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics.
TCL sold 4.53 million TVs and posted a market share of 8.3% in the global TV market last year making it the first Chinese TV manufacturer recording a global market share of at least 8% on a quarterly basis.
TCL as a brand has been seen implementing smart marketing tactics leading to increased sales; such as their association with Roku - a video streaming company in the North American market, in the development of smart TVs. TCL also recently ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint cybersecurity, today announced Sophos Home Premium with ransomware protection. Sophos Home Premium features advanced anti-ransomware capabilities that can quickly detect previously unknown ransomware going beyond just traditional antivirus features it delivers proactive, real-time protection for consumers from the latest malicious software and hacking attempts, and includes privacy protection features. Sophos Home Premium is designed for ease of use, protecting both PCs and Macs, and enables the management of up to ten other computers from one central dashboard.
"In 2017 we witnessed a global black market emerge that has enabled even unsophisticated criminals to hold our data for ransom and sell our private details for identity theft and more," said Chet ......read more
Nick Bostrom: “It is too early for governments to attempt to regulate superintelligence, even though it could pose an existential threat to humanity”
Dubai-UAE: 13 February, 2018 – Superintelligence is coming and it could extinguish the human race, but there is little governments can do now to control it, philosopher and futurist Nick Bostrom said on the closing day of the sixth World Government Summit (WGS 2018) in Dubai.
Bostrom is a leading thinker on “superintelligence”, which he defined as any intelligent system radically smarter than the average human brain.
In his session entitled ‘The Paradox of Choice and Morality: How Intelligent is Artificial Intelligence?’, Bostrom said that while the field is making rapid progress, its future shape is far from clear. It could ......read more
In the viral world of media – including images, animations, and video served up to us via Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp, Instagram, and a hundred other bot-driven platforms – artificial intelligence has been deployed successfully to create pixel-perfect narratives that tell a compelling story. Except: in a number of cases, the story never actually happened.
Dubai, UAE, February 14, 2018: Digital specialists across the world are making rapid advances in using machine learning to manipulate video, images, and sound ‘imagined’ by software, based on hundreds of input data that are scanned by the computer to create a new composite, or a counterfeit version of reality.
Bombarded by 300 million photo uploads per day on Facebook, or 55 billion messages sent out on Whatsapp each day, the average human brain ......read more
Heads of du and the Foundation for Futuristic Cities outline opportunities and challenges of living in an increasingly digital age
Dubai-UAE: 13 February, 2018 – At one of the opening sessions of the second day of World Government Summit 2018 (WGS 2018), experts outlined how technology in the digital era can enhance quality of life, if effectively managed. Chief Executive Officer of du, a leading UAE telecoms company, Osman Sultan took to the stage with Karuna Gopal, founder and President of Indian think tank the Foundation for Futuristic Cities, debating the opportunities and challenges associated with an ever-increasing digital world.
The session, entitled ‘Technology and The Future of Smart Living’, focused on how advancements in technology have created a double-edged sword. While ......read more
UNDP official emphasizes need for focus on equality, sustainability and opportunity to ensure wellbeing of people
Dubai-UAE: 12 February 2018 – Government and governance are of critical importance when it comes to enabling innovation through smart policy-making. This was the main message from Achim Steiner, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in his talk on ‘Government of the Future – Innovation & Technology’ on day two of the ongoing World Government Summit (WGS 2018) in Dubai.
The Brazilian, who is a renowned global leader on sustainable development, international cooperation and global diplomacy for nearly three decades, said: “When we discuss government of the future, one might be tempted to say that government will be less central to ......read more
Open-to-all event held during ‘Rise’ at Dubai Creek Harbour set to inspire community to be more innovative
Initiative set to boost STEM education in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, 12 February, 2018 – In an effort to boost innovation throughout the UAE, the Ministry of Finance, in collaboration with Cartoon Network, has announced its latest initiative – as part of UAE Innovation Month 2018 – to encourage innovative thinking throughout the community. The activation will see children from across Dubai invited to build their own robot and artificially intelligent (AI) cartoon character during Rise Dubai Creek Harbour, a seasonal family event on 23 and 24 February
The event is one of a series of public events by the Ministry of Finance, held under the patronage of his Highness Sheikh ......read more
DUBAI; February 12, 2018 - Accenture (NYSE: ACN), in collaboration with The World Government Summit, has released a new report that finds that regulators must embrace the innovative application of emerging technologies, known as RegTech, to enable a more effective regulatory environment, mitigate risks and drive competitive advantage. According to the report, RegTech allows regulatory processes to be redesigned, enabling real-time, data-driven decisions that drive innovation.
As digital disruption increases, innovative products and services, such as ride sharing and lodging services, are increasingly challenging or bypassing regulatory processes. The report, RegTech for Regulators, finds that RegTech opens a treasure chest of opportunities for regulators to keep pace by using analytics and anticipatory interventions at an ......read more
If a new year means a new TV make sure you know what features to look for
Dubai, UAE, February 07, 2018: When it comes to buying TVs there’s a lot of different features to consider. Traditionally, consumers focused on two key features; size, and cost. However, this is a sentiment of the past, and today consumers are demanding UHD-quality TV, as they gain a better understanding of what these features really mean and how much they matter when it comes to increasing immersion.
Despite this, it’s not always easy to know what you should be prioritizing when buying a high-quality TV, but keeping this in mind, here is a rundown of features that you should consider before purchasing your next TV.
1- Color Volume:
Color volume is a standard for evaluating a ......read more
A range of other new products in pro AV, business and signage sectors are also announced on the first day of the show
Dubai - UAE, 6 February 2018 – On the opening day of ISE 2018, Epson has announced its first ever native 4K projector. The EB-L12000Q is a powerful 12,000-lumen 3LCD laser projector, designed for high-end rental and fixed installations at events, festivals, visitor attractions, large auditoriums, trade shows and shopping centres, among other uses, and can use the same 4K-compatible lenses as Epson’s EB-L1000-Series projectors for maximum versatility.
It will be launched alongside a companion model, the EB-L20000U, Epson’s first entry in the popular compact 20k-lumen WUXGA category. Both models share a casing designed to fit into industry-standard tubular steel frames, so they’re ......read more
First-of-its-kind complete mobile point of sale service designed for SMBs
Zero bank commission, attractive mobile plans, easy on-boarding and more
In line with UAE government guidelines promoting a cashless economy
Abu Dhabi, 5th February 2018: Etisalat today announced the launch of its Mobile Cashier service for the Small and Medium Business (SMB) segment in the country giving them a hassle-free on boarding and affordable mobile point-of-sale service that enables these businesses to accept card payments from their customers, and at the same time enjoy valuable mobile business plan benefits anywhere in UAE.
Etisalat’s Mobile Cashier service transforms merchants’ smart devices like phones or tablets into business-grade point of sale terminals, enabling them to accept debit, credit and ......read more
DUBAI – February 05, 2018: It’s the Valentine’s season again. Looking for the perfect Valentine's Day present for your love on a budget? Then here comes the perfect tech gift – ZAKK Twins Bluetooth earphone.
ZAKK, a global lifestyle brand under Dubai-based Kamon International, created and launched ZAKK Twins ahead of Valentine’s Day. ZAKK Twins a true wireless Bluetooth headset has a 10-meter Bluetooth connectivity range. The latest device in this segment combines the best technology with design providing users an unforgettable experience and matching with any outfit for both men and women.
Commenting on the launch of the ZAKK Twins, Mr. Karan Saini, Head of Marketing at ZAKK, said, “We are excited to announce the launch of ZAKK Twin, one of the most fashionable and ......read more
Dubai, UAE; 5 February 2018: Epson has created a new urban hangout for Dubai’s sports and gaming enthusiasts, to enjoy their weekends playing games and watching sports on big screen in high-definition with Epson’s EH-TW5600 home cinema projector, displayed in containers at the popular hotspots, CityWalk 2 and The Beach at JBR.
The pop-up containers will open every weekend in February, alternating between the two locations as per the schedule below:
9th & 10th February at City Walk 2
16th & 17th February at City Walk 2
23rd & 24th February at The Beach at JBR
The pop-up will provide everyone an opportunity to enjoy the ultimate home entertainment in two different scenarios- gaming and sports- within a typical home environment.
Speaking about the event, Jason ......read more
The biggest display for Samsung Galaxy A phones to date with a sleek and ergonomic design
Stay stylishly connected with du and the latest Samsung Galaxy A smartphones with 6GB of data and 300 flexible minutes
Dubai, UAE, February 03, 2018: du from Emirates integrated telecommunication company is providing their postpaid customers with the anticipated Samsung Galaxy devices of 2018, the Samsung Galaxy A8 and A8+ with zero percent upfront. Starting from only 225 /month for 24 months, customers will be able to enjoy an expansive view on the Samsung Galaxy A8 and A8+ with the Infinity Display amongst many fantastic features and stay connected with the value added 6GB of data and 300 flexible minutes.
“At du, we always promise to add life to life by delivering the latest and most innovative ......read more
Global Technology Leader in Pc, Data Center and Mobile Grew Revenue 6.3 Percent Year-over-year to Us$12.9 Billion, Highest in 3 Years
Pre-tax Income Quadrupled to Us$150 Million Compared to Q2 Fy2017/18
Data Center Group Posts Highest Revenue in Two Years
Dubai, UAE, February 01, 2018: Lenovo Group (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) today announced results for its third fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2017. Revenue was US$12.9 billion, a 6.3 percent increase year-over-year, and 10 percent increase over the second fiscal quarter of FY2017/18. Lenovo continued to enjoy significant revenue gains in PCs and smart devices (PCSD) and the Data Center Group (DCG). Lenovo’s Mobile Business Group (MBG) performed as expected for the quarter. Lenovo showed strong pre-tax income growth in the quarter, up sharply to US$150 ......read more
du announced that its partnership with DMI will upgrade current FM transmitter system
Dubai, UAE, 28 January 2018: du from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) confirmed that it will be working to revitalise its FM Transmission Platform provided to Dubai Media Incorporated‘s (DMI). This latest announcement from the telco came during CABSAT 2018, the region’s largest conference for broadcasting, satellite, and digital entertainment professionals. CABSAT was held from January 14-16, at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
du will be supporting DMI with the update and upgrade of their previous system provided by the telco the telco, whilst simultaneously renewing it; this includes revising, and widening the coverage, and increasing the power to the system.
“We are pleased to ......read more
Effective Cybersecurity Requires Deeper Collaboration between Public and Private Sectors, According to a New Report from The World Economic Forum and BCG
Dubai, UAE, January 28, 2018: The increasingly networked, digitized, and connected world is vulnerable to cyber threats that can only be addressed by the combined capabilities of the public and private sectors, according to a new report compiled by the World Economic Forum in collaboration with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). Titled, Cyber Resilience: Playbook for Public-Private Collaboration, the report is a tool to facilitate discussions on building the institutions, frameworks, policies, norms, and processes necessary to support collaboration, safeguard our threatened cyberspace, and strengthen cyber resilience.
Improving Dialogue Is Key to Defending Against ......read more
Dubai, January 28 , 2017: NDigitec, the leading UAE-based innovative creative media production company, has taken its competencies to a completely new level with the launch of Pep–a celebrity app which offers a unique platform for celebrities to share exclusive content with their fans.
A subscription-based private App, Pep can be downloaded on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store– givingthe chance for fans to feel closer to the celebrities. With over 5,000 downloads during first month after its launch in November 2017, the Pep App is fast becoming a raging sensation.
With exclusive content shared by celebrities through the App, fans now have the opportunity to receive exclusive updates at just a click of a button, besides latest photos and videos of people they look up to.
The list of Pep ......read more
Strong Profitability and Highest Annual Sales Ever Led by Performance of Premium Home Appliances and TVs
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 28, 2018 — LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced record full-year revenues for 2017 of KRW 61.4 trillion (USD 55.4 billion), an increase of 10.9 percent from the previous year, the highest in the company’s history. Full-year 2017 profits of KRW 2.47 trillion (USD 2.23 billion) – the highest profit since 2009 – in-creased 85 percent from 2016 due in large part to strong performance by premium home appliances and TVs. Fourth-quarter 2017 revenues grew 15 percent versus 2016 to KRW 16.96 trillion (USD 15.3 billion), generating strong operating profits of KRW 366.8 billion (USD 330.9 million).
The LG Home Appliance & Air Solutions Company reported full-year 2017 revenues of 19.23 ......read more
Japanese manufacturer sees spot in sought-after business list as a reinforcement of its commitment to customers and employees
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 03 January 2018: Panasonic is ranked among the top 10 regarded companies by Forbes Global, in their recently released 2017 list of the top 2000 companies in the world.
On the basis of trustworthiness, honesty, social ......read more
Experience a Cleaner, More Comfortable Indoor Environment with LG PuriCare and DUALCOOL ThinQ™ Stand Inverter Air Conditioner in the Home
DUBAI, January 2, 2018 – LG Electronics will impress participants at CES 2018 with its newest, smart air solutions for the home. LG PuriCare air purifier featuring fine dust sensor and DUALCOOL ThinQ™ Stand Inverter air ......read more
Company highlights key innovations introduced across premium, mid and mass-tier mobile segments to meet the evolving needs of the regional consumers
DUBAI, UAE, 02 January 2018: LG has always been committed to making the most convenient and highest-quality phones for its users. LG’s products combine performance and aesthetics to provide a revolutionary user experience. With the ......read more
Dubai, 28 December 2017: Etisalat Digital today announced its partnership with Cars Taxi to implement smart surveillance solutions and analytics across its fleet of 2180 taxis in Dubai enabling them to manage and conduct real-time monitoring of all the taxis bringing in efficiency and improving customer experience and safety.
This end-to-end automotive surveillance solution ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 28 December 2017: Etisalat today announced the partnership with Ministry of Education to modernize and develop infrastructure of schools across UAE keeping in line with the UAE’s 2021 digital vision for all citizens in the country to implement a digital education across schools in the country.
The MOU was signed by Abdul Rahman Al Hammadi, Undersecretary of ......read more
The outreach centre boosts the brand’s Emiratisation agenda while generating new customer insights and business development opportunities to enhance service excellence
Dubai, 27 December 2017: In a move that boosts Emiratisation while delivering superior service, leading global money transfer, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand, UAE Exchange has launched its first ......read more
New roaming packages for the first time in UAE to offer outgoing/incoming calls and data
Abu Dhabi, 25 December 2017: Etisalat today announced the revamp of its roaming packs for both prepaid and postpaid customers to give them flexibility and more affordable choices of tailored plans to stay connected with their family and friends while travelling outside the country.
The new ......read more
Caparol becomes first German company to receive the approval for complete compliance with the new UAE Fire Code
Dubai, December 23, 2017: Caparol Paints, a global leader in the paints industry, has received the approval from Dubai Civil Defence (DCD) to start implementing the Exterior Thermal Insulation and Finish system (EIFS) / External Thermal Insulation Composite System (ETICS). The ......read more
Collaboration with British Audio Pioneer Breaks New Ground
DUBAI, Dec. 21, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) and Meridian Audio have announced a partnership to bring high performance audio to more consumers across the world. LG’s reputation for producing award-winning, innovative consumer electronics together with Meridian’s unrivalled sound technology and ......read more
5 percent VAT comes into effect on 1 January 2018 across applicable telecom products and services
Abu Dhabi, 21 December 2017: Etisalat announced starting 1 January 2018, it will start collecting VAT with a standard rate of 5 per cent on behalf of the government, which will be added on applicable products and usage of its services
This complies with the Federal ......read more
Prioritization of Security Fundamentals Such as Employee Education Lacking According to Respondents
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today revealed additional findings from its Global Enterprise Security Survey. According to the research, 63% of IT decision makers (ITDMs) at 250+ employee organizations around the world ......read more
Users can now turn their smartphones into a 3D Virtual Reality device.
DUBAI – December 20, 2017: ZAKK, a global lifestyle brand under Kamon International, has launched ZAKK Orbit Virtual Reality (VR) headset in the UAE. The ZAKK Orbit headset offers a true 3D cinema experience wherever the user may be.
The Orbit VR headset is lightweight and portable and ......read more
Center to help drive digital transformation by enabling the use of latest technologies
Dubai, 20 December 2017: Etisalat today announced the opening of its ultramodern ‘Open Innovation Center’ in Dubai taking the lead in creating a hub to showcase the most innovative solutions and help drive digital transformation by enabling the use of latest technologies.
The ......read more
Dubai, UAE; 20 December 2017: A delegation of 25 business professionals from Egyptian public and private sectors led by the company Egyptian Micro Solutions (EMS), visited Epson’s newly opened Experience Centre in DAFZA to learn more about the company’s latest innovations in printing, scanning, and projection technologies.
Khalil El-Dalu, Regional Sales ......read more
New Brand Paves Way for LG’s Vision to Become a Human-Centered AI Company
DUBAI, UAE, Dec. 20, 2017 — LG Electronics is announcing the creation of the ThinQ brand to identify all of its 2018 home appliances, consumer electronics and services that utilize artificial intelligence. LG ThinQ products and services will all have the ability to employ deep learning and ......read more
United Arab Emirates:December 20, 2017: Established in 2007, French company 4MOD (For Media On Demand) develops remote controls featuring embedded state-of-the-art technologies, for the mass market. Multitouch functionality, e-ink display technology and wireless charging are carefully combined to deliver a smooth user experience. The company creates product differentiation through design ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 19, 2017: We live in a world that is networked together, where companies rely on networked systems and their data is stored in the cloud. The year 2018 will bring more connectivity, digital transformation initiatives, and data to companies, along with a number of new cybersecurity threats and landscape changes making cybersecurity one of the most crucial issues that ......read more
Get your hands on the most coveted smartphone in town
Dubai, UAE, December 18, 2017: What happens when you bring a legacy of luxury and horsepower together with the world’s most powerful Artificial Intelligence (AI) smartphone? You get an envy-inspiring, high-performance, sophisticated piece of technology – the Porsche Design HUAWEI Mate 10.
A product of the ......read more
A simple yet effective and cheap solution that can make an enormous difference for drivers.
Sharjah, UAE. Monday, December 18, 2017- Four Emirati students from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at American University of Sharjah (AUS) have designed and developed an innovative senior project that aims to lower the rate of car accidents in the ......read more
Dubai, December 18, 2017: For the first time in the region, Google has introduced a new sequencing feature that enables advertisers to target users with different messages within one overall campaign.
The video ad sequencing feature was rolled out last week as part of a campaign created by Impact BBDO to promote the regional e-commerce channel of Centrepoint, the Middle ......read more
Samsung Pay makes your holiday shopping trips easier and more streamlined so you can get all the gifts you’ll need without all the stress
Dubai, UAE, December 18, 2017: The holidays are just around the corner, which means it’s time to start shopping for gifts for the people you care about. Whether you love the bustle and excitement of a shopping mall during the festive ......read more
To connect, visitors can simply search for the network name @WiFiUAE
Dubai, UAE, 18 December 2017: Visitors to Dalma Mall can now enjoy the benefits of WiFi UAE as it rolls out at t Abu Dhabi’s favorite mall, in its, 255,000sqm area of shopping, entertainment and dining. All visitors have to do is simply search for the network name @WiFiUAE to connect. The service is available ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 18, 2017: Founded a decade ago, Wiztivi is a French company specialized in the development and design of interactive video services for media groups and telecom operators. Wiztivi will be in the UAE to present its TIMELESSUI® multi-screen user interface at Cabsat's Creative France pavilion. The show takes place in Dubai from 14th to 16th ......read more
Shenzhen, China, December 18, 2017: Huawei and GlobalData have jointly released a new white paper entitled “The Future is Now for the Holistic Network Index - Network Experience Index (NEI)”. The white paper provides a benchmark or standard for mobile operators to have a macro view of the network that reflects the real end-user service experience.
As the mobile network ......read more
du spent a day full of activities with the club members
Dubai, UAE, December 17, 2017: du, UAE's telecom network provider, has engaged with members of the Community Development Authority’s Thukher Social Club as part of du’s latest volunteering activity, in which participants have enjoyed various activities in Mushrif Park.
du Emirati employees ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 17, 2017: On Thursday 14th December, Dubai Electronic Security Center (DESC) presented Dubai IoT security standard to representatives from government and semi-government entities in the city of Dubai.
The development of this standard is an initiative introduced by the center that aims to provide entities with a set of basic security controls that they ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 17th DECEMBER, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.1, the world’s leading enterprise Linux platform, has achieved an additional Common Criteria Certification. Enhancing the existing Evaluation Assurance Level 4+ certification announced in October 2016, this certification ......read more
Advanced integration of eSIM into Windows 10 delivers an enhanced user experience
Dubai, UAE, December 17, 2017: Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, is supplying the eSIM (embedded SIM) solution for Microsoft’s Surface Pro with LTE Advanced, the most connected laptop in its class1 which will begin shipping to business customers in December 2017. Gemalto’s ......read more
Advanced SD-WAN solution enables one of the region’s largest expert growers and suppliers to seamlessly connect branch locations and support staff activities
Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions, today announced that one of the largest expert growers and suppliers of high-quality fresh vegetables in Europe, Produce World, has deployed the Silver Peak Unity ......read more
du made a third visit to students at GEMS Founders School in Dubai as part of its Cyber Safety Awareness Sessions
Dubai, UAE, 16 December, 2017: In line with its mission to create a culture that addresses cyberbullying and safe internet usage, after an initial two successful sessions, du held its third educational session on cyber safety awareness for 122 students at the GEMS Founders ......read more
Mobile money collaboration set to drive financial inclusion for Africa’s unbanked
Dubai, UAE, December 14, 2017: Xpress Money, one of the world’s most dependable money transfer brands, has joined forces with ICT Company Huawei to drive mobile money services to more of the worlds unbanked, especially in Africa.
The partnership will give the globally respected remittance ......read more
Cherish your holiday by securing your data easily with Western Digital
Dubai, UAE, December 14, 2017: WESTERN Digital Corporation (WDC) wishes everyone a splendid holiday and encourages everyone to keep their memories safe effortlessly, so their happy memories can last forever. WDC enjoys a wide range of high-tech storage devices from Western Digital (WD) and SanDisk that are essential ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 14, 2017 – Digital Shadows, the leader in digital risk management and threat intelligence, today announced several key appointments to its management team designed to scale the business in support of company growth following Series C funding earlier in the year.
Digital Shadows has appointed Samantha Murphy to the new post of Vice President Customer Success, tasked ......read more
Businesses at Jafza and employees will be able to enjoy the convenience and choice at the du facility
DUBAI, UAE, 13 December 2017: UAE-based telecommunications service provider, du, recently signed a strategic agreement with Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), a DP World Company. In line with this agreement, du will expand its Business Centre facilities to all Jafza employees and businesses ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2017: LG has paved the way for a plethora of electronics and home appliances, however its commitment to the development of televisions and in particular OLED technology has set a new standard of excellence by which televisions today and in the near future, will be measured. LG has succeeded in increasing its share of the premium TV market via its OLED TVs, ......read more
SonicWall, the trusted security partner protecting more than 1 million networks worldwide, announced today a strategic partnership with Etisalat Digital, the business unit of Etisalat Group driving digital transformation in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and regions where Etisalat Group operates. The collaboration is primarily focused on delivering end-to-end digital security solutions to small- ......read more
Broad Security Fabric Architecture Provides Integrated Security Across Environmentally Controlled and Non-Environmentally Controlled Enterprise Facilities
Duabi UAE., December 13, 2017: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced the availability of its Operational Technology (OT) Security ......read more
PayPal extends its Seller Protection service to the United Arab Emirates to provide fraud protection for local merchants
PayPal’s Seller Protection Programme will protect merchants in the UAE from fraudulent transactions, providing greater confidence in eCommerce transactions
PayPal Seller Protection will apply to tangible goods as well as intangible goods such as services, tickets ......read more
Panda, a bespoke Japanese card game exclusively launches at SOLE DXB, set to wow the world, starting with the region.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13th December 2017: Panda, an iconic card game, has officially launched in the region, marking its exclusive debut at this year’s SOLE DXB event. Re-created by visionaries; Hisham Lahouasnia, Scott Leder and Rajat Malhotra, Panda ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced that it has been recognized for the second year in a row as a Niche Player in Gartner’s 2017 “Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management[i]” research report for Log360.
Log360 is a comprehensive SIEM solution that integrates two ManageEngine products — ADAudit Plus and ......read more
United Arab Emirates: December,13 2017: The French company is proud to share its latest success and technological advancements at CABSAT. Thanks to its state-of-the-art R&D, its flagship product line supports all the newest broadcast standards, for the deployment of 4K/full-IP/Ultra-HD channels. It offers broadcasters the capability to harness the full power of IP based ......read more
VAT, which comes into effect in January 2018, will be added at 5% across applicable telecommunications products and services
Dubai, UAE, 12 December 2017: In compliance with the Federal Decree-Law No 8 of 2017 issued by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, on the introduction of Value Added Tax (VAT) in the UAE, du announced that it will collect tax on behalf of the ......read more
As part of the international growth strategy, GROHE invests in new zinc manufacturing, doubling the capacity
More than 30 million USD invested and 800 new jobs to be created within five years
The most sustainable plant in Southeast Asia
Complementing recent investments in all three German factories
Dubai, UAE, December 12, 2017: GROHE, the world’s leading ......read more
Consumers expect technology interactions to be controlled by intonation, facial expression and body language
Earphones will become a 24/7 accessory, even when sleeping
51 percent of Augmented Reality/Virtual Reailty users believe artificial intelligence (AI) will render ads indistinguishable from the actual products
Dubai, UAE, December 11, 2017: Exploring the future from ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – Dec 11, 2017: Etisalat subscribers in UAE now have an exclusive opportunity to own the new MotoZ2 and Z2 Play smartphone in addition to a selection of various Moto Mod accessories offered on affordable monthly instalments.
The smart Moto Mods instantly transforms the MotoZ2 smartphone into an entirely new device, 360 degree camera, battery powerhouse, ......read more
The latest developments in the manufacturing of molds, plastics, printing and packaging
"Plastivision Arabia," "Arabiamold" and "Print Pack Arabia" are witnessing a participation of 120 exhibitors from 11 Countries
Al Qassimi: The volume of participation reflects the growing importance of Sharjah for international brands and companies that seek to grow their ......read more
Customers in the UAE can now purchase more than one million products from Amazon.com in the US directly on SOUQ.com in Arabic or English, pay in AED, and select several payment methods including cash on delivery.
Selection includes categories such as apparel, handbags, shoes, watches, kitchen, home goods and many more from popular and loved brands.
December 11, 2017, Dubai, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – December 11, 2017 – Etisalat Digital, a business unit of Etisalat, and enterprise open source infrastructure solution provider, SUSE, have announced a new strategic Cloud Service Provider partnership for UAE. The partnership will enable Etisalat Digital to expand their cloud and data center product and solution offering across a range of platforms ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 10, 2017: Jabra Elite Sport – The most technically advanced true wireless sports earbuds with superior sound for music and calls with up to 13.5 hours of charge.
Jabra Elite Sport proves to be the most technically advanced, true wireless sports earbuds available. They are a true training aid which are waterproof (IP67 rating) and delivers freedom of movement, ......read more
LogRhythm once again recognized for completeness of vision and ability to execute
LogRhythm, The Security Intelligence Company, today announced that it has, once again, been positioned as a Leader by Gartner, Inc. in the 2017 “Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management”* research report, for its Threat Lifecycle Management Platform.
“We feel it’s an ......read more