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
Dubai, UAE, 28 February 2017: The GCC is on course to rapidly evolve into one of the most sustainable and technologically advanced regions in the world due to smart technology, and given this trajectory, there is anxiety that people would become more overwhelmed with keeping up with technology and neglect their personal relationships. However, if used correctly, smart technology ......read more
Dubai, UAE- February 28, 2017– According to a newly released IDC study, organizations around the world are expected to triple the adoption of modern, automated networks over the next two years. To accelerate the journey to these digital-ready networks, Cisco is introducing new technologies that allow customers to virtualize and secure their networks.
Today, businesses demand a lot from ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 28 February 2017: Lenovo, through its Subsidiary, Motorola Mobility, today launched worldwide the next generation of Moto G.
What do people crave in a smartphone? High quality without breaking the bank -- with the bells and whistles that make for a premium device and experience.
A battery that goes the distance. Photographer-quality camera. Striking screen ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: Zain Saudi Arabia and Ericsson signed a Memorandum of understanding to collaborate in enabling next generation hyperscale data centers based on the latest technology available with the highest degree of automation in orchestration and management. The MoU was signed by Mr. Peter Kaliaropoulos , CEO of Zain Saudi Arabia and Ali Eid, Head of Ericsson ......read more
The firm will accept pre-orders for its multi-layered secure communications suite – KATIM
KATIM offers a fully integrated, end-to-end hardened system incorporating advanced security features
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: DarkMatter, the international cyber security firm, has launched KATIM, the world’s most secure communications suite. Unveiled in Barcelona, Spain on ......read more
Consumers can now store, share and back up more than 14,000 photos and 10 hours of videos in the palm of their hand
Dubai, UAE, February 27, 2017: Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC), a global storage technology and solutions leader, today increased the capacity of its award-winning line of iOS mobile flash drives with the introduction of its 256GB** SanDisk® iXpandTM Flash ......read more
Expanded SanDisk line-up of A1 microSD cards designed to improve app launch speeds
Dubai, UAE, February 27, 2017: Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC), a global storage technology and solutions leader, today announced the company is working with industry-leading smartphone technology manufacturers to ensure consumers can take full advantage of the new A1 specification with its ......read more
Wireless Solutions Provider to Showcase Innovations Designed for IoT at 2017 Edition of World’s Largest Mobile Tradeshow
Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Limited, a global leading wireless solutions provider, is participating at the Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona from February 27 to March 2. Tying in with this year’s event theme ‘The Next Element’, Comba Telecom ......read more
Exceeding your expectations, Xperia XA1 (5”) and Xperia XA1 Ultra (6”) feature high-end camera specifications with 23MP sensors
Beautiful borderless design for a full-width display
Smooth performance and fast speed for those who thrive online
Barcelona, Mobile World Congress, 27th February 2017: Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today unveiled ......read more
New category launch makes books more accessible to people and is in line with the UAE’s National Reading Initiative
27th February 2017, Dubai, UAE: SOUQ.com, the Middle East’s largest online retail and marketplace platform announces the launch of its latest category- ‘Global Bookstore’, to provide customers access to over 6 million books on the platform. This huge ......read more
Batelco and Ericsson sign the biggest network deal to provide the latest innovative technologies to Bahrain customers including LTE-Advanced and expansion of VoLTE
Ericsson will expand its offerings to Batelco for support and next-level solutions to enhance Batelco’s leadership
Deal provides foundation for Batelco to develop a building block for future developments in 5G, IOT and ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 26th February, 2017: Veeam Software today announced that it has signed up as a ‘Premier Sponsor’ of the upcoming Gartner Symposium/ITxpo that will take place in Dubai from the 28 February – 2 March 2017. In line with the conference theme ‘Lead 360. Drive Digital to the Core’, Veeam will provide attendees with insights on making digital a core competence ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 26th February, 2017 — Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) and Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT) announced today they are working together to accelerate the deployment of network functions virtualization (NFV) solutions based on fully open, production-ready, standards-based infrastructures. HPE plans to offer ready-to-use, pre-integrated HPE NFV System solutions and HPE Validated ......read more
Trend Micro Network Defense brought to new levels of smart detection and rapid response
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced the latest enhancements to its network defense solutions, leveraging the company’s powerful XGen™ security. Continuing its smart, optimized and connected ......read more
Cisco Firepower 2100 Series prevents bottlenecks, improves efficiency with enhanced management tools
Dubai, UAE - February 26, 2017: Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) takes on security bottlenecks, with the introduction of the Cisco Firepower® 2100 Series Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW). The 2100 series is designed for businesses that perform high volumes of sensitive transactions, such as ......read more
UAE, February 25, 2017 - Networked Energy Services Corporation (NES), a global smart grid solution provider with the industry’s leading Energy Applications Platform (EAPTM), recently announced that its Patagonia Security solution has won the ‘2017 European Smart Energy Award for Cyber and Data Security.’ The award was presented to NES during the 8th Smart Energy Europe Summit ......read more
Developing the loyalty element of the award-winning ‘Dubai Now’ mobile app to unlock the relationship value of Government smart services
Dubai, UAE, 25 February 2017: Loyyal, the leading universal loyalty platform, has been invited by Smart Dubai to rejoin the Dubai Future Accelerators Program in its second cycle. The company will be working alongside Smart Dubai to focus on ......read more
More than 70 proof points and demonstrations live in Hall 2 at Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona from February 27 to March 2
5G comes to life with demos such as cars driven remotely over a trial system and a haptic glove connected to a remote physician
Visitors will experience the industry’s digital frontier, with cases in cloud infrastructure, Internet of Things (IoT), ......read more
Digital transformation, artificial intelligence and robotic process automation is set to change the landscape of the outsourcing and shared services industry
Dubai, UAE – February 23, 2017: Dubai Outsource City (DOC), member of TECOM Group, will bring together industry experts, decision makers and senior management from across the outsourcing and shared services ecosystems at the ......read more
United Arab Emirates, February 23nd 2017: For 25 years, CAHORS DIGITAL, the leader in TV signal reception and distribution solutions, has been innovating to meet the demands of professionals. It will be presenting its offering at CABSAT in Dubai in the France Pavillon. Owing to the dynamic Middle-Eastern market, the company has decided to implement a development strategy with key players in ......read more
United Arab Emirates, February 23rd 2017: INA is integrating digital transformation in full at CABSAT 2017 in an effort to keep up with the constant changes in the A/V and digital worlds. To adapt to new modes of knowledge transfer and capacity building, INA proudly offers an exclusive batch of 124 tailored trainings in English language.
124 trainings selected in the ......read more
Will demonstrate Next-Generation M-Series Family at RSA Along With Other Biometrics Solutions for Broad Range of Applications That Require Combination of Security and Convenience
Dubai, UAE, February 22, 2017: HID Global®, worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, today announced enhancements to its compact, cost-effective Lumidigm® M-Series fingerprint solutions. Bringing the ......read more
February 22, 2017, Dubai, UAE - Centrify, the leader in securing hybrid enterprises through the power of identity services, announced the release of its new Analytics Service. This new service uses machine learning to assess risk based on constantly-evolving user behavior patterns. It then assigns a risk score, and enforces an appropriate decision — determining whether the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 22, 2017: Power retailers and brands bring best bundle offers and flash sales to the region’s biggest retail extravaganza.
Savvy shoppers are gearing up for exclusive offers and unbeatable deals on the latest consumer tech products, as the region’s largest and most anticipated consumer electronics show, GITEX Shopper Spring 2017 returns to Dubai World ......read more
Shipping with the latest version of MIUI, Xiaomi’s Android-based user interface
The three smartphones will be available at incredible prices that are set to disrupt the mid- and high-end market segment
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 22 Feb 2017: Leading technology company Xiaomi, in partnership with its authorized distribution partner TASK FZCO, announced today that it ......read more
Jabra launches true wireless earbuds under its new Elite franchise with the promise of superior sound, strong battery life and advanced personalized fitness analysis
Superior sound with four-microphones for intelligent switching during calls
Secure, cord–free wearing style with dual or single earbud use
Advanced personalised fitness analysis using in-ear heart rate monitor
Up to ......read more
Workshop aims to build capacity, share knowledge and leverage cybersecurity best practices
Cisco security experts demonstrate the latest solutions that enable Abu Dhabi government and public sector entities to offer seamless services in a secure and reliable environment
Event part of ongoing collaboration between Cisco and ADSIC to address growing demand for technology and networking ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 22nd February 2017: Kodak Alaris hosted a Partner Summit for more than 130 Value Added Resellers and Distributors from the Europe, Africa and the Middle East region in early February in Lisbon, Portugal. Channel partners from across the region attended the two-day kickoff event, which was a clear demonstration of Kodak Alaris’ commitment to its partners as the primary vehicle ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 21, 2017: Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received a two-year, $189 million contract to provide an integrated battle management system (BMS) to the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces. The contract was received during the first quarter of Harris' fiscal 2017.
The Harris system will provide the UAE with initial operational capabilities as the country implements ......read more
Ericsson Security Manager enables security orchestration for all ICT domains
A tool that automates security management according to policies - continuous monitoring of threats, vulnerabilities, risks and compliance with capability to do automated remediation
Supports out-of-the-box security for telco cloud operations, enterprises, physical and virtual networks and digital support ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates- 21 February, 2017: Help AG, a leading regional cyber security company, has been awarded the status of an authorized reseller with Fortinet for the Middle East region. Fortinet’s Enterprise Firewall, Advanced Persistent Threat Detection and Application Security solutions, part of the Fortinet Security Fabric, will allow Help AG to address the security challenges ......read more
Trend Micro solution proven 100 percent effective against exploits and evasions in test
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced Trend Micro™ has received a recommended rating based on the NSS Labs inaugural Advanced Endpoint Protection Public Test. In addition to Trend Micro receiving one of ......read more
First to market with combined core and radio for 5G use cases, accelerating the journey to 5G with today’s networks
Enables global 5G access and transport, covering all frequency ranges
Dubai, UAE; February 20, 2017: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) introduces a 5G platform for the needs of the first movers in 5G. Communications are rapidly moving toward data-heavy applications like ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 20, 2017 – Mimecast Limited, a leading email and data security company introduced the latest capability of its Targeted Threat Protection service, Internal Email Protect, the first-to-market cloud-based security service providing threat capabilities for internally generated email. Internal Email Protect allows customers to detect and remediate security threats that ......read more
Shift in the Use of Trusted Identities Fuels Broader Adoption of Mobile and Advanced Smart Card Technology, a Greater Emphasis on the Cloud and Emerging IoT Use Cases
DUBAI, UAE, February 5, 2016, HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, forecasts a shift in the use of identity technology that will lead to increased adoption of mobile devices and the latest ......read more
New range of solutions complements country’s Maritime Strategy
Next Generation E-Passport to provide local maritime authorities with effective vessel tracking solution with TETRA and LTE bearer capabilities
Locally engineered device reaffirms Atlas’ solid commitment and support towards UAE’s Emiratization program
February 20, 2017, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Atlas ......read more
Annual Revenue Rise of 3.2% to AED 12.73 billion
Mobile subscribers increase by 12% during 2016
Dubai, UAE, 20th February 2017: Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC (“du”) today published its financial results for 2016 and proposed a final dividend of AED 0.21 bringing the annual dividend payment to AED 0.34 per share. This includes an AED 0.13 per share ......read more
du will be gifting its prepaid and postpaid mobile customers 10 GB for the price of 1 GB
Dubai, UAE; February 20, 2017: It’s du’s 10th anniversary celebrations and everyone’s invited! As du celebrates a decade of continuous achievements, choices and contributions to the transformation of the UAE, it invites all its valued customers to be a part of the momentous ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 20th February 2017: Microfilm Egypt Co. (MFE), a leading IT solutions company in Egypt specializing in document management & archival solutions and document based business process management solutions, has been presented with the Top Performer partner award at the recently concluded Kodak Alaris Partner Summit held in early February in Lisbon, Portugal.
The ......read more
Merlin Digital, a consumer electronics brand known for introducing revolutionary products in the technology industry, introduces its SkySnug, that allows one to travel with comfort
The SkySnug by Merlin Digital, with built-in Bluetooth earphones, hood and neck pillow ensures comfortable long hour travel
The SkySnug is made with thick sweatshirt and foam for supporting the head and neck ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2017: At IDEX 2017, the UAE company Siham Al Khaleej Technology (SAKT), together with Leonardo and MBDA are presenting an innovative and cost-effective weapon system designated “SIHAM3”, providing a comprehensive and stand-alone anti-air and anti-surface capability to all types of warships.
This industrial cooperation will be officially ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 18, 2017 – Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, announced the launch of the Mimecast Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA), an analysis report measuring the effectiveness of email security systems. This effort highlights the need to push the entire industry to work toward a higher standard of email security. The report showed ......read more
Unique 18:9 Screen Aspect Ratio and Complementary UX
Enables Unparalleled Consumption of Mobile Content
Dubai, United Arab Emirates February 18, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) will feature its new mobile UX 6.0 in its upcoming G6 smartphone specifically customized to maximize the advantages of the device’s expansive FullVision® display. LG G6 will feature a 5.7-inch QHD+ ......read more
New XGen™ security features enhance server protection and extend to container architectures
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced the upcoming availability of Trend Micro Deep Security 10, powered by XGen™ Security. XGen™ Security is a blend of cross-generational threat defense ......read more
Mitsumi gains HP Supplies distribution rights for UAE, Oman, Bahrain and Yemen
Dubai, UAE, February 16, 2017: Mitsumi Distribution, the leading IT, Consumer Electronics and Telco distributor in the Middle East and Africa; today announced that it has been appointed by Hewlett Packard (HP) Middle East, as an Authorised HP Supplies Distributor for the Middle East ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 February 2017: A study by Citrix and the Ponemon Institute on IT security infrastructure found that less than half (40%) of UAE based respondents said their organization has security policies in place to ensure employees and third parties only have the appropriate access to sensitive business information. Adding to their concern is that nearly 79% of business ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 16, 2017 – Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, announced the launch of the Mimecast Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA), an analysis report measuring the effectiveness of email security systems. This effort highlights the need to push the entire industry to work toward a higher standard of email security. The report showed ......read more
OMAN COMPANY SIGNS PARTNERSHIP DURING INDIASOFT 2017
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2017: The 17th edition of Indiasoft 2017 concluded on Tuesday with about 30 new products launched at the event. The two day flagship IT event of Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) had two panel discussions – IT opportunities in emerging markets and IT business ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Feb 15, 2017: Whitehats, one of the largest Cloud IT Solutions & Services providers in Dubai UAE, has today announced a Cloud Service Provider Agreement with Acronis, a global leader in Cloud Data Backup & Recovery Solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments. With this agreement, Whitehats become the exclusive authorized partner for the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2017: Facebook is challenging developers across the Middle East and Africa to create innovative bots in the Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge. This aligns with Facebook’s commitment to promote innovation in the Middle East and Africa by providing developers and start-ups with the tools they need to build, grow, monetize, and measure products and ......read more