The new solutions will allow Community Development Authority to better serve the UAE community
Dubai, UAE, 17 October 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced it will partner with the Community Development Authority (CDA) to assist in the creation of Multi-tile dashboards to provide slick, quick and accurate insights for the CDA’s business activities.
The CDA’s team needed to develop a Multi-tile dashboard to facilitate quick decision-making. One of the main concerns for the CDA was to have precise and relevant information published via dashboards to assist in important business functions.
Ahmed Abdul Karim Julfar, Director General, CDA: “Investing resources to build effective partnerships is at the core of the CDA’s mission to develop social ......read more
Thinner, Lighter, 2x the Storage, and Waterproof for reading by the pool, in the bath or at the beach
New flush-front design with 300 ppi display and crisp, printed-quality text
Dubai, UAE October 17th, 2018— SOUQ.com and Amazon announce the introduction of the all-new reimagined Kindle Paperwhite in the UAE, featuring a thinner and lighter design, a sleek flush-front display, and waterproofing so you can read comfortably anywhere. The all-new Kindle Paperwhite will be available in the coming weeks on SOUQ.com starting 529 AED.
Readers will find English and Arabic content such as the popular Arabic language titles Awlad Haratina, Mawsim Sayd Al Ghozlane and English language titles such as The Art of Always Being Right. The all-new also Kindle Paperwhite comes with twice the ......read more
Adds AI and Analytics Functionalities to Its All-in-One Suite, Zoho One
Dubai—October 17, 2018: Strengthening its presence in the region, Zoho, provider of cloud-based business applications, has opened an office in Dubai to take care of its regional operations. It is working closely with local partners to reinforce its relationship with cus-tomers here and hiring more partners in the country to further expand its reach, while also participating in and organizing more events.
“The opening of the Dubai office is part of our commitment to expand in the region,” said Hyther Nizam, VP of Product Management, Zoho Corp. “We are localizing all our products to suit the regional needs and making them available in AED to simplify the payment. We are also translating thousands of pages on our website to ......read more
Dubai, 17 October 2018: Etisalat and Fujairah Department of Public Works and Agriculture signed a Memorandum of Understanding to further enhance smart e-government initiatives by providing the department with innovative digital, ICT and smart solutions.
Under the terms of the partnership, both parties will jointly develop and establish a long-term strategic collaboration, with Etisalat appointed as the department’s digital, ICT and smart solutions provider. Etisalat and Fujairah Department of Public Works and Agriculture will work together to develop business engagement and enhance both current and future business and technical requirements. Etisalat will provide the public works and agriculture department with the required support in various areas, namely smart solutions, IT networking, technical support, best ......read more
Highlights of Future of Retail
Experience Robomart: World’s first Self-Driving grocery store
‘Unattended store’ enabled by AI and RFID
New autonomous retail solution uses ‘Computer Vision’ technology
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2018: Etisalat Digital is embracing the future of retail at this year’s GITEX Technology Week, offering a seamless shopping experience through face recognition, artificial intelligence, image recognition and computer vision technologies.
Some of the unprecedented retail shopping experiences featured at Etisalat’s stand include a self-driving grocery store, robotic shopping cart that leads visitors to the grocery isle, a smart dressing room that recommends fashion apparel, a smart vending machine, a state-of-the-art ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 16 October 2018 – LG Electronics, a pioneer in developing innovative technology showcased its all-new Transparent OLED Signage at the 2018 GITEX Technology Week. The signage aims to revolutionize the retail experience by offering unique ways to captivate potential leads and covert them to paying customers.
LG showcased the 55-inch Transparent OLED signage, a state-of-the-art product with razor thin bezels and the most exceptional form factor. With its seamless one-piece glass design and high picture quality, it is especially impressive in retail environments and art galleries where products can be placed behind video or special effects displayed on the Transparent OLED signage.
Consumers will soon be welcomed by LG’s Transparent OLED screens in retail stores. The screens have the potential to ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 16 October 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) and Olea, a specialized advisory and business incubation platform, are showcasing at GITEX Technology Week 2018, a unique eHealth solution delivered via ‘The Consult Station’.
The Consult Station by H4D (Health for Development) is a medical connected booth that allows a patient to consult a physician remotely under the same conditions as a traditional face-to-face consultation. The diversity of measurement instruments on hand in the booth such as a blood pressure meter, oximeter, stethoscope, thermometer and otoscope amongst others and the dialogue taking place via videoconference makes it possible for the physician to provide a reliable and risk-free diagnostic consultation remotely.
In line with the UAE’s ......read more
October 16, 2018 – Zain Kuwait, the leading digital service provider in the country, announces a strategic partnership with Samsung and Al Babtain Turnkey Solutions to employ Internet of Things (IoT) solutions to accelerate the nation’s digital transformation. This collaboration will facilitate the development of smart education, smart health, smart security and smart mobility solutions in line with Kuwait National Development Plan's smart government goals.
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed during GITEX Technology Week 2018, in which Zain Kuwait participated showcasing its B2B and Smart City offerings. Under the terms of the MOU, Samsung, as a global leader in innovation, will support Zain Kuwait in driving transformative and beneficial IoT innovation to create exciting opportunities for ......read more
Dubai, 16th October, 2018: Emirates Post partners with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) to kickstart its digital transformation journey with the regional debut of the Hyper-converged Platform. Announcing details of the Emirates Post’s data center transformation at GITEX 2018, the technology includes a state-of-the-art memory driven system that will enable Emirates Post digitization drive and establish it as an innovation-led organization.
The AI powered, cloud-enabled and highly secure data center, will be the cornerstone for Emirates Post’s new services and will support robust business growth, as well as Emirates Post’s digital services, applications and data. In addition to hosting future technologies that are equipped to serve the traditional services, it is also designed to be agile and respond to dynamic ......read more
Project is in line with DCD’s efforts to support Dubai's Smart City initiative
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 16 October 2018: The General Directorate of Civil Defense in Dubai (DCD) has teamed up with Avaya and ConnectIt on a new digital transformation project to enhance fire response times. In particular, the project will allow DCD to upgrade its response and fire prevention capabilities to avoid allocating time and resources unnecessarily to false alarms.
The project highlights the importance of collaboration between government and the private sector to provide value-added services to citizens, and is part of DCD’s ongoing efforts to support Dubai’s wider Smart City strategy.
Colonel Expert Ali Hassan Al Mutawa, Assistant Director, General of the Dubai Civil Defense for Prevention ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2018: Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, hosted the 5G Ecosystem Conference on the sidelines of the 3rd annual Middle East Innovation Day. Under the theme “5G is Now, Sailing to New eMBB Horizons,” the conference promoted a 5G Ecosystem in the Middle East by bringing together operators, regulatory agencies, industry leaders and other stakeholders to discuss 5G from a business, policy, and industry perspective.
Opening the conference, Mr. Bocar BA, CEO, SAMENA Telecommunications Council said: “SAMENA Council is engaged and working closely with Huawei, telecom operators, governments’ regulatory authorities and international organizations to create the enabling environment ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2018: The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and du signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) during GITEX Technology Week to provide DHA with virtual solutions on Dubai Pulse.
As part of the five-year partnership agreement du will be providing the authority with virtual solutions to cater to web, application, database and shared services on Smart Dubai Offices’ Dubai Pulse. Du will also host the DHA’s disease surveillance and management programme HASANA.
The MoU was signed during Gitex Technology Week 2018 by H.E Humaid Al Qutami, Director General of the DHA and Osman Sultan, du, EITC.
The solutions will be provided on the Dubai Pulse cloud platform based on VMware and OpenStack technologies.
Commenting on the MoU, Al Qutami said: ”The authority is keen to utilise the latest ......read more
Expert workshops to be organised at GITEX Technology Week showcasing the transformational outcomes that customers are achieving by connecting the right technology partnerships and expertise
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2018: Fujitsu is showcasing advanced technologies that help drive the digital transformation of the region through its participation at the GITEX Technology Week 2018. A highlight of Fujitsu’s participation are the industry workshops that it will host to highlight the latest trends that can help customers transform their business scape and achieve higher levels of efficieny, productivity and security. Fujitsu is present at multiple sites across GITEX, and some of the workshops it is conducting are detailed here.
Fujitsu will conduct three workshops on Oct. 15 (12.30 to 1PM) and Oct. 16 (1.15 to ......read more
Innovative tech solutions are the way forward in this age of the Technological Revolution
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 October 2018: Regional trade enabler DP World, UAE Region, continues to be the preferred destination for electronic goods entering or exiting the Middle East.
DP World UAE Region plays a central role in the growth of the sector across the country with consumer electronics one of five sectors that account for 76 per cent of the trade value generated by Jafza which amounted to USD 83.1 billion AED in 2017.
The regional trade enabler is also strengthening its supply chain by using innovative technologies to meet the need for on-demand logistics services created by increasing consumer consumption through online purchases.
As DP World’s flagships, Jebel Ali Port and Free Zone will ......read more
Lenovo offers visitors immersive experiences with four different experiential zones dedicated to AI & HPC, IOT and Telco NFV, Data Analytics and The Cloud.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – October 15, 2018 – Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG), a global technology leader in driving Intelligent Transformation today announced its participation in the 38th edition of GITEX Technology Week 2018 at Dubai World Trade Centre. Lenovo DCG’s third participation in the region’s premier technology event comes with a larger presence this year with a showcase of its strengths in high-performance computing and an array of products and solutions that are fit for the ‘Intelligence Revolution’ era.
In line with Lenovo’s ongoing ‘Intelligent Transformation’ strategy the company ......read more
Mono series delivers 40,000 pages, the highest ink yield in its segment
Dubai, UAE, October 15, 2018: Visitors to Gitex technology Week can experience two new series of WorkForce Pro, single function and multi-function printers for busy offices at Epson stand hall 4, E4-10. The new printers will have Epson’s signature inkjet technology, low environmental impact, low intervention and high productivity for small workgroups wanting both A3 and A4 capability. The WF-C8690, delivers improved performance for A3 printing in this segment, while the WF-M5799DWF, deliver fast, reliable and high-yield A4 mono printing with a low Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).
Jason Whiley, director of sales, Epson Middle East, said: “These laser-beating inkjet printers save money, energy and time, and are packed full of business ......read more
The first smartphone to launch PureDisplay screen technology for a superior viewing experience, and advanced imaging with ZEISS Optics
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 October 2018 - HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announced the Nokia 7.1 - the first smartphone to come with PureDisplay screen technology, which will take your viewing experience to the next level due to its high contrast ratio, greater clarity and enhanced colours across all of your content.
The Nokia 7.1’s stunning HDR display lies within a masterfully crafted, gorgeous design and offers an advanced imaging experience powered by a dual rear depth sensing camera with 2PD and ZEISS Optics to ensure you never miss a moment.
Sanmeet Singh Kochhar, General Manager - Middle East, HMD Global, ......read more
Danfoss presents latest innovations and applications for refrigeration and air conditioning at Chillventa
Dubai, UAE, October 15, 2018: At this year's Chillventa, Danfoss is presenting advanced and future-oriented package solutions for refrigeration, air conditioning, and heat pump applications to an international audience of cooling professionals. Danfoss is exhibiting efficient and energy-saving applications based on advanced refrigeration and control technology in four main sectors: Food Retail, Commercial Refrigeration, Industrial Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning & Heat Pumps. Virtual presentations – including Danfoss City for air conditioning and Danfoss Smart Store for modern deployment in retail or an interactive cold room– are among the highlights of Danfoss's trade fair exhibition. Along with ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 15, 2018 – Synology is participating in the 38th edition of GITEX Technology Week in Hall 7, B7-45, where it unveiled its latest innovations in storage, surveillance and networking technologies. Synology is looking to empower enterprises and home consumers in the Middle East market with a range of new and exciting solutions.
“Synology keeps creating an all-inclusive solution centering on storage, backup, network communication, and cloud services. We are also committed to simplifying complexities in IT operations and be able to deliver an effortless management experience to help organizations achieve greater agility. Users in the Middle East countries will definitely be benefited from our latest solutions,” said Nick Jheng, Sales Account Manager at Synology.
Centralized, ......read more
Research from Juniper Networks launched at GITEX Technology Week 2018 reveals that consumers look to service providers and governments working together to lead, educate and assure communities
Hall 6, C6-01, GITEX Technology Week, October 14-18, 2018
Dubai, UAE, October 15, 2018 – Juniper Networks, an industry leader in automated, scalable and secure networks, today announced at GITEX Technology Week 2018 new market research* that it conducted with YouGov which suggests that consumers place capabilities like interoperability over technological advances like 5G, cloud, IoT and automation when it comes to which key factors will support the enabling of “smart communities”. The market research is in line with this year’s GITEX theme of driving “future urbanism” and highlights how ......read more
SolarWinds Orion Platform helps provide full visibility into overall performance of complex environments for technology professionals
Dubai, UAE, October 15, 2018: SolarWinds, a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced its participation at GITEX Technology Week, October 14-18, 2018, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The company, who is ranked #1 in network management software*, will exhibit the latest updates to its SolarWinds® Orion® Platform and its end-to-end hybrid IT management portfolio, which help today’s technology professionals monitor, troubleshoot, and improve hybrid IT performance.
According to the 2018 SolarWinds IT Trends Report: The Intersection of Hype and Performance, technology professionals are prioritizing investments in hybrid IT ......read more
Dubai (UAE), October 14, 2018 – du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company, today announced an agreement with Munich-based Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security, to offer its AirOn eSIM Management Solution to du. As a result of the agreement, eSIM will soon be commercially available for consumers (watches and smartphones) and M2M devices. With this technology, du is now able to embrace the next wave of eSIM evolution for consumer and M2M devices and provides eSIM services to its customer base. This was announced and demonstrated on the sidelines of the ongoing GITEX Technology Week, during 14 -18 October in Dubai. With this development, du will become the first telecommunications service provider in the Middle East region to offer eSIM services to its customers over smartphones.
Saleem AlBlooshi, Chief ......read more
du is championing artificially intelligent technology for good with an interactive stand for the visually impaired
Dubai, UAE, 14 October, 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is partnering with Amal Glasses at GITEX Technology Week 2018 to showcase technology-driven outcomes and smart solutions for the blind and visually impaired.
Launched in the UAE, Amal Glasses is a revolutionary technology which, through the aid of a virtual assistant, enables blind people to know more about their surrounding environment. The glasses rely on artificial intelligence (AI) technology to process the data and present it to the blind by voice so that they can know everything they care about.
Ahmed Al-Ghafly, a Senior Project Manager, Ministry of Community Development was invited to experience the ......read more
Expanded relationship helps organizations address the challenges of today’s rapidly changing global talent marketplace
Dubai, UAE, October 14, 2018: Oracle and LinkedIn today announced that they are working together to help HR professionals meet the shifting demands of the talent economy. A series of new integrations between Oracle’s Human Capital Management Cloud (Oracle HCM Cloud) and Taleo Enterprise Edition, and LinkedIn, will help HR teams attract, engage and retain employees by growing their talent pool, improving the candidate experience, enhancing internal mobility and increasing career development opportunities.
“The world of work is rapidly changing, and this is creating new opportunities and challenges for talent leaders,” said Scott Roberts, Vice President of ......read more
du’s interactive ‘Government in 2071’ experience reveals a roadmap for the future of global societal and technological megatrends
Dubai, UAE, 14 October, 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), today announces an extension of its deep strategic relationship with the World Government Summit through unveiling the much-anticipated ‘Government in 2071’ Guidebook Experience at GITEX Technology Week 2018. His Excellency Omar Sultan Al Olama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence and Managing Director of the World Government Summit, visited the stand and was welcomed by Mohamed Al Hussaini, Chairman, EITC, along with Osman Sultan, CEO, EITC and senior management, to experience the purpose of ‘Government in 2071’ ¬– which aims not ......read more
Partnership aims to deliver secure, post-quantum-ready PKI with end-to-end roots of trust and safe, reliable key management for next-gen IoT devices
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 20, 2018: DigiCert Inc., the world’s leading provider of scalable PKI solutions for identity and encryption, Gemalto, a global leader in digital security, and ISARA Corp., the leading ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2018: The Huawei MEC solution won "The Best Edge Computing Technology for 5G Evolution" award at the Edge Computing Congress in 2018. This award recognizes achievement of the Huawei MEC solution in 5G architecture innovation, deployment practices, and application exploration.
Yu Haitao (right), Vice President of Huawei Packet Core Network Product ......read more
Test takers can now take IELTS - the world’s most trusted high-stakes English test - on a computer.
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2018: With the first computer-delivered test taking place today, test takers can get their results faster (5 – 7 days) and to choose from more test dates.
The test content and structure remain the same whether taking IELTS on computer or paper and, ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced its launch of Browser Security Plus, a browser management solution that helps organizations secure their corporate data in the cloud and protect their networks from web-based cyberattacks. Available immediately, Browser Security Plus provides organizations with a layer of management capabilities for browsers and their ......read more
TÜV SÜD has produced the first set of Hyperloop Core Safety Requirements and Certification Guidelines
HyperloopTT and Munich Re presented the first insurance framework for existing systems and licensing as part of future commercial systems
Representatives and officials from the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine, China, Germany, France, and the United States discussed ......read more
The honor 8X defies the smartphone industry standards
Dubai, UAE, 19 September 2018: Honor, the leading smartphone e-brand under the Huawei group has officially announced it will be launching its latest smartphone, Honor 8X, this October 2018. Furthermore, the Middle East is set to be the first region to launch this unbeatable device, in just two weeks.
The Honor 8X will ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 19 September 2018: Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, has become one of the first technology firms to register with one hundred percent ownership in Qatar. In order to support its increased activities in the country, the company has also opened a new office in West Bay, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 18, 2018 - At Transform 2.0, Lenovo announced a series of new products, partnerships and solutions designed for business customers that demonstrate the company’s ongoing Intelligent Transformation strategy. The strategy reflects Lenovo’s unique business perspective on how to build end-to-end solutions with smart features that transform ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 18 September 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) has announced a new partnership with the Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the international financial centre based in Abu Dhabi, to facilitate its digital transformation agenda. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by Khalid Al Suwaidi, Chief Operating Officer of ADGM and Osman Sultan, Chief ......read more
Smart Home technology provides protection of and comfort in your home
GROHE Sense and GROHE Sense Guard – wireless-enabled water security system
GROHE ONDUS app – the technology’s heart that creates a water profile
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 18 September 2018 – Smart Home is much talked about! The ability to control devices in your home via ......read more
New lab forms part of the company’s vision to build an ecosystem and talent pool to address cyber security concerns globally
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2018: Tata Communications, a leading digital infrastructure provider, has partnered with SASTRA Deemed University in Tamil Nadu to fund and establish a cyber security lab at the university. With this partnership, Tata Communications ......read more
Dubai, September 16, 2018 – When it comes to the next generation of mobile network technology, some telecom executives have become 5G pessimists, having lost their faith in the power of technology to deliver more. A survey of recent public statements by executives of the 20 largest mobile network operators (MNOs) worldwide shows that while mobile network executives share a belief in the ......read more
Includes a New Joint Venture in China to Deliver Localized Solutions for World’s Fastest Growing Storage and Data Market
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 16, 2018 – At Lenovo’s Transform 2.0 conference, Lenovo, a Global Fortune 500 company and a technology leader in Intelligent Transformation, and NetApp, a Fortune 500 company and the data authority for hybrid ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 16, 2018: Slow and steady might be one way to win the race, but so is steady and rising fast. Global technology giant Huawei is clearly on a fast track not only to surpass but to do so in style.
Based on an IDC report of H1 2018 smartphone sales, Huawei took its place as the number two global smartphone vendor manufacturer, establishing a new world order ......read more
du opens fully-digital business centre in DIFC, plans to launch outlets for enterprise customers across the UAE
Dubai, UAE, 16 September 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has entered a strategic agreement with DIFC to provide services to organisations and daily visitors. In line with this agreement, du has opened a central business centre in ......read more
Akamai Cloud Wrapper caches content from the cloud; Akamai Direct Connect provides a dedicated, private connection to Akamai’s Edge network
Dubai, UAE, September 16, 2018: Akamai (NASDAQ: AKAM), the intelligent edge platform for securing and delivering digital experiences, today introduced two new solutions for television broadcasters and distributors designed to ......read more
Criminal organisation thwarted as HP’s Anti-Counterfeiting and Fraud (ACF) Programme collaborates with UAE officials to halt distribution of 46,000 counterfeit cartridges
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, September 16, 2018: HP and United Arab Emirates (UAE) authorities have conducted a highly successful operation to halt the trade of counterfeit HP and Samsung branded ......read more
Elevate your home experience with stylish and elegant home appliances, ideal for today’s design lovers
Dubai, UAE, September 15, 2018: Who said appliances had to be boring? Robinsons brings a unique and exclusive range of trendy home appliances, that bring a pop of colour and personality to your home.
SmegXDolce&Gabbana, Available at Robinsons
Smeg, the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 12, 2018: CNN Style’s guest editor, Chen Man, has commissioned a series of features on visual language and imagining the future. One article, on how technology is changing what it means to be human, features the world’s first legally recognised cyborg, Neil Harbisson.
Harbisson writes of how having an antenna implanted in his skull has helped him ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 11, 2018: People can now browse, filter, bookmark and create notifications directly on the Google Search results page, saving time and effort
The feature will be available to users in 15 countries across the Middle East: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, and the United Arab ......read more
Unveiling the next level of cyber security monitoring and threat management
Dubai, UAE – September 11th, 2018 – Tata Communications, a leading digital infrastructure provider, has unveiled an advanced cyber security response centre in Dubai. The facility was jointly inaugurated by His Excellency Mr. Omar bin Sultan Al Olama – UAE Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence ......read more
September 10, 2018: Trend Micro(TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced that Oman Arab Bank, has selected Trend Micro to secure its digital universe.
Established in 1984, Oman Arab Bank SAOC is one of the largest banks in the Sultanate of Oman. Currently Oman Arab Bank (OAB) operates more than 65 branches and representative offices, ......read more
September 10, 2018 - Dubai, UAE: Unit 42 has uncovered new variants of the well-known IoT botnets Mirai and Gafgyt. These are the IoT botnets associated with unprecedented Distributed Denial of Service attacks in November 2016 and since.
These variants are notable for two reasons:
• The new Mirai version targets the same Apache Struts vulnerability associated ......read more
Partners with Bugcrowd to launch a first of its kind private Bug Bounty program for printers
Builds on HP’s cybersecurity commitment to deliver the world’s most secure printers
Awards up to $10,000 to support vulnerability identification
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 10, 2018: HP Inc. announced the industry’s first print security bug ......read more
Launch of the Group’s 2nd electronics store in RAK
Ras Al Khaimah, 10, September 2018: Leading OmniChannel electronics retailer in the region, Jumbo Electronics, has opened its second store in Ras Al Khaimah at Manar Mall, reflecting a strong demand for smart gadgets and technology products in the Emirate.
The store was unveiled in the presence of leading dignitaries ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 9 September 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has partnered with Holidays by flydubai to bring incredible value and experiences to residents of the UAE. The new partnership, announced in August, is part of the commitment to deliver added consumer benefits as well as reach wider audiences.
du aims to build its connection with customers ......read more
Dynamic colour and style, larger display, 2-in-1 Bluetooth headset with a savvy health tracker
Dubai, UAE, September 09, 2018: With the summer nearly over, people in the UAE and across the region are back to their routine with a huge focus on health, fitness and fashion. With health bands becoming a trendy necessity, look no further than Huawei’s TalkBand B5 that is set to ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 8 September 2018: United Medical Eastern Services (UEMedical) in Abu Dhabi, represented by its HealthPlus Fertility Centers, recently partnered with Medcare to launch the new HealthPlus Fertility Center in Dubai. The new Center is a fully developed IVF Center and IVF Laboratory located strategically in Jumeirah in the Emirate of Dubai, and is considered the second ......read more
Stay Connected No Matter Where You Are with the New Samsung Galaxy Watch
Delivering long-lasting battery life, wellness capabilities and design to match your lifestyle
Dubai, UAE, September 8, 2018: Samsung Gulf Electronics today introduced the new Samsung Galaxy Watch in the UAE. The Galaxy Watch brings the best of the Samsung’s Galaxy ecosystem with ......read more
Botnets are large volumes of distributed networked computers and devices that have been taken over by a cybercriminal. Botnets, also referred to as bots, are usually taken over by malicious software to enable remote control by a threat actor. They are set up and developed by a hacker to provide a powerful and dark, cloud computing network to conduct cyberattacks of a criminal nature.
The ......read more
FortiNAC Provides Visibility and Control of IoT Devices and Automated Response to Threats, Controls Access at Scale in Multi-Vendor Environments
Dubai, UAE – September 6, 2018: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced FortiNAC, a new network access control product line that delivers network segmentation and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 6, 2018 – Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, today announced the availability of its latest quarterly Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA), an aggregated report of tests that measure the efficacy of widely used email security systems.
A Mimecast ESRA helps participating organizations better understand the ......read more
Equinix and VMware to Enable Hybrid Cloud Deployments for Enterprises Using AWS Direct Connect
Dubai, UAE, September 05, 2018: Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced it is teaming with VMware to offer private connectivity to VMware Cloud on AWS via AWS Direct Connect at Equinix International Business ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 05, 2018: Mika Lauhde, Vice-President of Cyber Security and Privacy, Global Public Affairs at Huawei Technologies, shared his vision of a new frontier for cybersecurity regulations at a keynote in Manama, Bahrain. His speech called for increased international cooperation between policy-makers, governments, and private organizations to build an open and collaborative ......read more
With the rise of global social platforms such as Instagram, art has never been more accessible. Steven Murphy, former CEO of Christie’s, explains how social media and smartphones have impacted the art world.
Dubai, UAE, September 05, 2018:
Steven Murphy on the impact of social media:
“Social media and smartphones are the most ......read more
A regional first, OSN and Huawei join forces to provide telcom operators an easier and more accessible way to offer IPTV service
Dubai, UAE, 04 September 2018: OSN, the region’s leading entertainment network, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 04, 2018: Limassol, Cyprus: ICS Financial Systems Limited (ICSFS), the global software and services provider for banks and financial institutions, has successfully completed the implementation of blockchain proof of concept (PoC), which was conducted at Arab Jordan Investment Bank (AJIB), one of Jordan’s leading investment and commercial banks, through ICS ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 03, 2018: Etisalat Digital today announced that Massar Solutions, a UAE-based fleet management firm, has signed up for its secure and reliable OneCloud Services.
Etisalat OneCloud offers a convenient on-demand subscription to a pool of configurable shared and dedicated multi-tenant computing resources. This end-to-end managed cloud solution includes ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 03, 2018: DisplayMate Technologies has completed its comprehensive evaluation of the Galaxy Note9’s Infinity Display, and the results are clear: “The level of display performance and excellence has been increasing each year, and the Galaxy Note9 has raised the bar significantly higher.”
According to the world’s leading evaluator of video ......read more
FortiGate SD-WAN Delivers Highest VoIP Quality of Experience and Lowest Total Cost of Ownership per Mbps Among All Nine Vendors
Dubai, UAE. – Sept 3, 2018. Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced its results from NSS Labs’ first Software-Defined Wide Area Networking (SD-WAN) Group Test. ......read more
New models are successor to industry’s leading 9130 range
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 3rd, 2018: Power management company Eaton today announced the introduction of lower power-rated models to its 9SX Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS) in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). The Eaton 9SX UPS offers high availability, flexibility and advanced ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 02, 2018: Today, at the company’s annual Tech Life event, Lenovo™ unveiled a series of new smart home, laptop and AR devices, continuing its commitment to transforming technology and user experiences, making the devices easier to use, more engaging and more productive for consumers.
This commitment is fueled by Lenovo’s ......read more
First mobile operator in the world to provide data and voice in-flight roaming at no extra cost
Roaming coverage now includes both Aeromobile and SITAOnAir in-flight networks
Abu Dhabi, 2 September 2018: Etisalat today announced that subscribers of any Global Business Roaming pack can now enjoy in-flight coverage in all airlines that provide on-board connectivity at no extra ......read more
The upgraded compact camera features F1.7 LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMILUX Lens and 4K Video Recording
Dubai, UAE, September 02, 2018: Panasonic is proud to announce the launch in the Middle East of the LUMIX LX100 II with a large, 4/3-inch High Sensitivity MOS Sensor for the 7th generation model of Panasonic’s world-renowned LX high-end compact camera ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 4th September, 2018 A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), a provider of intelligent and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced its participation at GITEX Technology Week taking place between 14-18 October, 2018. The company will demonstrate its entire portfolio of market leading solutions including Service Provider network security to support IoT in the age of ......read more
September 01, 2018: In his IFA 2018 keynote titled “The Ultimate Power of Mobile AI”, Huawei Consumer Business Group CEO Mr. Richard Yu introduced the Kirin 980, the system on a chip (SoC) that will bring about the next evolution of mobile AI. As the world’s first commercial SoC manufactured with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturer Company’s (TSMC) 7nm process, Kirin ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 01, 2018: TCL Communication, a leading global smartphone manufacturer and BlackBerry®-branded licensing partner, has today unveiled its newest BlackBerry smartphone – the BlackBerry KEY2 LE. This newest addition to the BlackBerry KEY series smartphone lineup offers three colors variants – Slate, Champagne and Atomic – while keeping with the ......read more
by April Bourne, LSS Black Belt, Xerox Manager Sales Enablement and Training, Research & Product Development
Dubai, UAE, August 30, 2018: There’s a big difference between gaining successful entrance to the king’s castle (Authentication) and what you are allowed to do once you are inside (Authorization). Chances are, as a visitor, your actions and movement will be ......read more
Powerful Monitors Deliver Superb Picture and Fast Processing to Transform the Gaming Experience
Dubai, UAE, August 30, 2018: LG Electronics is demonstrating its commitment to gaming technology with the announcement of its new UltraGear™ monitors at IFA 2018 in Berlin this week. The monitors take immersion to a new level thanks to their powerful performance, superb picture quality ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 30, 2018: Symantec released new research on mobile app privacy and fraudulent Google Play apps that you may find useful to include in any mobile/privacy stories in the works.
While we’re all eager to click “accept” and “next” when we download a new app, we really should take the time to understand what information we are ......read more