Accelerated growth of the cloud, GDPR readiness and data protection and recovery from rising ransomware attacks around the world drive momentum
Momentum Carries into Managed Services Provider Partners
Commvault gains momentum as Commvault GO approaches
Tinton Falls, NJ – July 26, 2017: Commvault, a global leader in enterprise backup, recovery, archive and the cloud, began its fiscal year for 2018 with continued worldwide growth with customers and managed service providers (MSPs) in the first quarter. The growth was fueled by the increasing need to protect and use data to drive the digital transformation, the accelerated shift to the cloud to drive increased business agility, innovation and collaboration, and the increased regulatory demands faced by global organizations to meet GDPR and other requirements. Data ......read more
Exclusive 100 hours anniversary offer launches today in the UAE to mark a century of innovation and creativity
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – July 25, 2017: Nikon Middle East and Africa FZE kick-starts its centennial celebrations in the United Arab Emirates today with offers for budding and aspiring photographers.
Narendra Menon, General Manager, Nikon Middle East FZE said, “Since we began operations in 1917, we have strived to pioneer new technologies and develop products and services that meet the diverse requirements of our customers. Our journey has been guided by our philosophy, which is grounded in two simple principles – trustworthiness and creativity.”
“At Nikon, our aim is to provide the users a holistic photography experience. Alongside providing state-of-the-art cameras, ......read more
A mixture of advanced camera capabilities, stylish design, powerful software and amazing audio experience
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 25th July, 2017: Huawei is introducing the HUAWEI nova 2 Plus in the UAE, which boasts a bold a breakthrough in innovations that take user experience to the next level. HUAWEI nova 2 Plus features an upgraded camera that captures selfies like never before, an advanced audio experience, a stylish design, as well as an upgraded and powerful performance. Equipped with a unique 20MP high-definition front camera, a 12MP and 8MP rear dual camera and a professional portrait mode, the HUAWEI nova 2 and HUAWEI nova 2 Plus produce stunning selfies.
“Our HUAWEI nova 2 Plus is one of the most sought-after products among young consumers as a result of its innovative aesthetics and ......read more
ISYX Technologies and Microsoft jointly presented various solutions to boost productivity and enable digital dashboards for better decision making across in this market segment.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 25, 2017: ISYX Technologies, a fast-growing business innovation consulting company in the Middle East and Africa, successfully held a joint workshop with Microsoft on the challenges faced by the construction and building materials industry. The event focused on how specific solutions provided by ISYX Technologies using Microsoft Dynamics 365 can improve the productivity of the industry players on various projects.
The key objective of the workshop was how to focus on the improvement of specific project parameters like sales automation, supply chain and delivery, material estimation, project P&L management, ......read more
Exhibits “Child-Level” Intelligence, Top Among Competitors
DUBAI, July 24, 2017 — LG Electronics revolutionized the vacuum cleaner industry 16 years ago with the commercialization of one of the world’s first robotic vacuum cleaners. LG engineers took advantage of the head start and years of home appliance robotics experience to develop this year’s HOM-BOT® Turbo+, which was just recognized by Seoul National University (SNU) Robotics & Intelligent Systems Lab, the robotics program in the nation’s top university, as the most human-like robotic vacuum cleaner in the industry.
Artificial intelligence, or AI, which is at the core of all of today’s advanced robots, has many definitions, one of them being the ability to learn from experience. Robots, contrary to science fiction and ......read more
Dubai, UAE. July 23, 2017: With the changing consumer demands, brands are constantly focusing on technological innovation/advancements to deliver customer value. Most of the top brands in the consumer durables space for example are developing new products and services with exceptional technologies that help in improving people’s lives, thus helping them to do things much more easily and effectively.
Eros Group, the sole distributor of world-renowned brands, works closely with leading brands in its portfolio like Hitachi, TCL and Midea to bring in products with innovative technology that meet consumer requirements not only in terms of features or price but in terms of quality as well.
Midea, the world’s largest major appliances producer, is committed to becoming a leader in scientific and ......read more
Disruptions such as software-defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV) create bigger opportunities in the telecoms sector
Telecom operators can reduce total costs of ownership by 15 percent through implementation of SDN and NFV
Dubai, UAE – 23 July 2017: Software-defining networking (SDN) and network function virtualization (NFV) constitute one of the largest technological disruptions that the telecom industry has witnessed in the past decade.
The disruption will bring new prospects for revenue protection and capture, coupled with cost efficiencies, according to Oliver Wyman’s ‘Programmable Infrastructure Will Transform Telecoms’ report. The paper examines the maturity of the technology and how it is now fully equipped to change the way ......read more
DUBAI, July 23, 2017: With the summer holiday season in full fledge across the GCC, families are planning their travels to escape the hard heat. While the goal of any vacation is to unwind and escape from the stresses of day-to-day life, trips abroad can sometimes have the opposite effect as unfamiliarity with the local language and customs prevent travelers from fully enjoying their vacation. Therefore, connected technology that offers reliability, accessibility, portability and security is an essential component of the modern vacation.
Although the ostensible purpose of a vacation is to get away from it all, modern travelers have come to expect connectivity throughout their entire trip, influencing their decisions both while planning and at their destination. According to an annual Honeywell international ......read more
Lets IT Admins Provide Better Assistance Using Voice and Video Chat, Remote Registry Access and More
Adds chat options, remote registry access, and multi-monitor support to troubleshooting toolset
Now supports business app deployment for Linux operating systems
Download a free, 30-day trial of Desktop Central
Dubai, UAE— July 20, 2017: ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced the addition of enhanced tools to its endpoint management solution, Desktop Central. Available immediately, these new tools allow IT admins to troubleshoot remote computers using voice and video chat, control multiple monitors while troubleshooting, and manage computers’ registry keys remotely. Desktop Central has expanded the scope of desktop management with support for Linux software deployment as ......read more
DUBAI, July 20, 2017: With the summer holiday season in full fledge across the GCC, families are planning their travels to escape the hard heat. While the goal of any vacation is to unwind and escape from the stresses of day-to-day life, trips abroad can sometimes have the opposite effect as unfamiliarity with the local language and customs prevent travelers from fully enjoying their vacation. Therefore, connected technology that offers reliability, accessibility, portability and security is an essential component of the modern vacation.
Although the ostensible purpose of a vacation is to get away from it all, modern travelers have come to expect connectivity throughout their entire trip, influencing their decisions both while planning and at their destination. According to an annual Honeywell international ......read more
Seasoned industry executive to help telecommunications service providers transform their business and re-architect their networks for the demands of the digital era
Dubai, UAE – July 19, 2017: Cisco announced today that Ali Amer has been appointed Managing Director for Global Service Provider Sales in the Middle East and Africa at Cisco.
In his new role, Ali will be responsible for helping telecommunications service providers transform their networks, businesses and customers’ experiences to capture the opportunities created by the digital era. In addition to driving the segment’s sales strategy and growth across the Middle East and Africa, he will also focus on streamlining business operations, including sales and channel strategy, business development and customer support.
Amer will report to Peter ......read more
LG E7 Picture-on-Glass OLED TV Earns Three Awards for Outstanding Picture Quality and Performance
Dubai, UAE, July 19, 2017: The highly acclaimed LG E7 OLED TV was crowned “2017 King of TV” in the 14th Annual CE Week TV Shootout™ in a competition amongst six contending flagship 4K Ultra HD TV models during CE Week in New York City. This is the fourth consecutive year LG OLED has won at the CE Week Shootout and the first time a single manufacturer has swept all three newly created categories. The 65-inch LG E7 OLED TV combines a unique Picture-on-Glass form factor, the unparalleled picture performance of OLED technology, immersive Dolby Atmos sound and unmatched high dynamic range (HDR) capabilities to deliver outstanding picture quality and an unri-valed home cinema experience.
The CE Week TV ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 19, 2017: Sanjay Dutt, renowned Bollywood actor, revealed his next big gig, as he spoke about his budding passion for photography, in Dubai. The seasoned actor has recently ventured into photography and has decided to kick off his journey in this field with Nikon. After his brief transit in Dubai, he will be travelling to different locations to capture what nature has to offer. Ahead of his trip, he visited Grand stores, to collect his gear, which includes the flagship Nikon D5, AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm F2.8G ED and Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lens.
“I’ve always been fascinated by nature and have recently decided to share my passion with those around me, through photography. I have been researching for a while and have decided to go ahead with Nikon’s D5 camera because ......read more
GCC IoT solutions market to be worth US$11 billion (AED 40.40 billion) by 2025
Dubai, UAE, July 18, 2017: The Internet of Things (IoT) has the potential to unlock up to 11 percent in incremental GDP driving economic growth in the GCC region, according to A. T. Kearney’s latest report, ‘IoT in the GCC: Building a Brighter, More Sustainable Future’. By 2025, the IoT solutions market in the region will be worth US$ 11 billion, generating potential value for the economy of nearly US$ 160 billion; implying that every dollar spent on IoT solutions could produce nearly US$ 14.50 in economic value.
According to the report, the region’s governments have been increasingly investing in next-generation technologies such as IoT, in an effort to move their economies away from heavy reliance on oil. IoT, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 18, 2017: VIACOM International Media Networks (VIMN) is pleased to announce a month of brand new summer stand-up featuring specials, sketch comedies and late night stand-up programing on Comedy Central HD, the world’s number one comedy network (OSN Channel No. 207) this August.
Starting 8 August, every Tuesday night is ladies night! Start your Tuesday night with a double bill of the proactive and hilariously wicked-minded Amy Schumer as she explores a variety of topics through sketches, stand-up and woman-on-the-street interviews. Catch Season Three of Inside Amy Schumer at 21:30 KSA / 22:30 UAE followed by the wacky New York chicks in Broad City at 22:25 KSA / 23:30 UAE. Finish off the night with the long suffering Billie and her troublesome employee and friend, Gene, in Season One of Idiotsitter at ......read more
UAE, July 2017 – VIACOM International Media Networks (VIMN) is excited to announce an exciting lineup of summer movie highlights on Paramount Channel, the fastest growing brand in the VIMN’s international portfolio (OSN Channel No. 34). Paramount Channel offer audiences a rich variety of blockbuster movies, contemporary series and behind-the-scenes features.
Sit back and relax as Paramount Channel delivers heartwarming stories and recognisable contemporary moments with another round of the channel’s I Love That Movie offering. Weekdays at 22:30 KSA/ 23:30 UAE this month enjoy Christian Bale and Sean Bean in Equilibrium, where freedom is outlawed and outlaws must become heroes. Then Tom Cruise hires cabbie Jamie Foxx to drive him around LA while he kills people in Collateral. Ryan Reynolds stars in The ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 18, 2017: VIACOM International Media Networks (VIMN) is excited to announce a variety of new content on Nickelodeon HD (OSN Channel 355), Nick Toons (OSN Channel 357) and Nick Jr. (OSN Channel 356) this August. This is a viewing experience not to be missed!
For the Harper family, four heads are definitely better than one. Siblings Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn have almost nothing in common, besides their birthdays and their parents. Being quadruplets means four times the fun and four times the drama! Sibling rivalry runs deep in the family, but this quad squad can solve any problem when they work together. At the end of the day, it's all about love. Catch Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn from Sundays to Thursdays starting on the 4th August at 13:25 UAE and 12:25 KSA.
Get ready to feel the magic on Winx ......read more
LG’s Newest Q Series Brings the Essential Features of LG’s
Premium Devices and Elegant Design to a Mid-Range Portfolio
DUBAI, July 13, 2017 — LG (Electronics) today announced that the LG Q6, part of its new Q series, will be the first smartphone to offer the FullVision display following the LG G6. The Q series offers many of LG’s most sought-out premium features at a competitive price.
LG’s Q series is the company’s latest line of powerful, mid-range smartphones boasting the essential features of LG premium phones at exceptional price points. As the first in the Q series to be announced, the LG Q6 features some of the most desired innovations from LG’s premium G6 smartphone and packages them in a sleek, stunning body highlighted by its ......read more
AIP10, a highly versatile enterprise network access point, is capable of delivering high speed, long distance connectivity, indoors and outdoors.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 12, 2017: AXILSPOT, a global vendor in enterprise wireless networking, unveiled its latest rugged, outdoor, long distance Access Point - AIP10 in the Middle East and Africa. The new AIP10 Access Point is capable of managing a variety of enterprise wireless networking workloads. This is a dual-frequency access point, using the latest IEEE 802.11 ac Wave2 Wi-Fi standard, supporting additional SFP interface with transmission speed of 1.2Gbps, and maximum of 400+ users, up to a range of 500M.
“The AIP10 access-point is a highly versatile device, meant to support indoor and outdoor enterprise wireless networks. With the fast pace of adoption of ......read more
Qatar Mobile Prices have dropped 57% since 2008
Dubai, UAE, July 12, 2017: Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) participated in the ‘Telecommunications Retail Price Benchmarking for Arab Countries’ study by AREGNET which compares the prices of a range of telecoms services across the GCC, Arab and OECD (Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development - an economic and social forum with a membership of 35 countries) markets. Overall, the study revealed that the prices of telecoms services in Qatar are broadly lower than the rest of the GCC and Arab region.
The survey showed that mobile voice prices in Qatar have fallen 57% since 2008, which is in line with the rest of the region. However, importantly, for mobile voice services that included data bundles, prices in Qatar are below the ......read more
DUBAI, July 11, 2017: As the workplace continues to evolve in the GCC, an increasing number of employees will become even more reliant on technology to keep them connected. With the ongoing need for connectivity and the overwhelming availability of smartphones, work-life balance becomes difficult, and we are in an always-on mode. But when we travel for leisure while still having the need to be connected, we often combine fun, relaxation while getting some work done thanks to reliability, portability and security offered with LG’s connected devices.
Although the ostensible purpose of a vacation is to get away from it all, modern travelers have come to expect connectivity throughout their entire trip, influencing their decisions both while planning and at their destination. According to an annual Honeywell ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 10, 2017: Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam ticker: LIGHT), a global leader in lighting, has announced the purchase of traceable renewable electricity from Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA’s) Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai. Through collaboration with ECOHZ, Philips Lighting is the first major international company to secure its renewable energy consumption in the Gulf region using the pioneering International REC Standard.
I-REC is a global standard for documenting renewable energy consumption used in regions where no similar documentation scheme exists. It is available in a growing number of countries and meets the robust criteria from RE100 - The Climate Group and CDP’s global initiative for influential businesses committed to 100% renewable power.
This latest ......read more
New Sustainability Report Outlines Targets to Cut Supply Chain GHG Intensity and Empower Factory Workers, also Shares New Recycling Goal
HP announces a new goal to reduce first-tier production supplier and product transportation-related GHG emissions intensity 10% by 2025, compared to 20151
In addition, HP has set a new goal to double factory participation in supply chain sustainability programs by 2025, compared to 2015, to increase both the number of suppliers that participate in its programs and the depth of their engagement
HP’s new goal to develop the skills and improve the well-being of 500,000 supplier factory workers by 2025, compared to 2015, follows HP’s longstanding commitment to the well-being of the workers in its supply chain, with a focus on vulnerable groups ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 10, 2017: Artificial Intelligence (AI) will transform accountancy and the profession needs to prepare, according to ICAEW. In a landmark report Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Accountancy, launched today, the accountancy and finance body says the profession needs to accept that machines will take over more and more decision-making tasks from humans, and work out how to harness this.
The report says whilst accountants have used technology for decades to enhance the value they can deliver, the pace of change and the power of Artificial Intelligence means a paradigm shift is coming. Kirstin Gillon, ICAEW’s IT Technical Manager said: “AI systems are already very powerful and they are improving quickly. They provide outputs that are extremely accurate and can replace – if not supersede ......read more
Polycom® RealPresence® Group Series – first standards-based video endpoint to be certified for Microsoft Skype for Business online in Office 365
Polycom® RealConnect™ for Office 365, first and only cloud video interoperability service for Office 365, now available in Europe
Dubai, UAE – July 4, 2017: Polycom, Inc., a leader in enterprise grade business communication solutions, has announced two significant updates with its premier partner, Microsoft.
Polycom RealPresence Group Series, is the first and only standards based video solution to be certified for Microsoft Skype for Business online in Office 365. Customers are now getting an enhanced Skype for Business meeting experience in an Office 365 environment, thanks to Polycom’s award-winning audio and video ......read more
UAE, Dubai, May 18, 2017: Nikai Electronics, a part of the Nikai Group of companies, has announced the launch of its latest offering in the LED television range – the UHD 75’ smart LED TV, as part of its ongoing efforts in bringing high end products to the consumers. The large screen television will bring content to life with its superior features and functions.
The ......read more
Pre-order price AED 2,699 and includes free Sony XB950BT Bluetooth deep bass headphones
Dubai, 18th May 2017: Sony Mobile Communications today announced that customers from across United Arab Emirates (UAE) can pre-order Xperia XZ Premium smartphone online and in select stores from 20th May. Pre-order customers will receive free Sony XB950BT Bluetooth deep bass headphones with their ......read more
Fortinet – the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, will utilize its presence at GISEC 2017 to encourage CIO’s and CISO’s to review their cyber security strategies and operational posture in the face of an ever-increasing and challenging threat landscape. At the heart of Fortinet’s presence is the Fortinet Security Fabric which delivers a broad, ......read more
LogMeIn, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOGM), a leading provider of cloud-based connectivity, announced its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017.
First quarter 2017 highlights include:
GAAP revenue was $187.5 million and non-GAAP revenue was $201.1 million
Net loss was $18.6 million, or $0.43 per diluted share, and non-GAAP net income was $38.1 million, or $0.85 per ......read more
Dubai, May 17, 2017. — InfoWatch Group will be an official partner of the Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC) to be held on May 21-23, 2017, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. At GISEC, the company is going to share its vision of InfoWatch solution promotion in the Middle East, including the opening of full-service representative offices in Dubai with other cities to ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 17 May 2017: A home is a place where people want to feel good, safe, secure and relaxed. However in today’s fast paced and highly complex world, time is a luxury that many individuals do not have much of especially when it relates to daily household activities. Many of these people end up spending more money hiring outside help or perhaps even eat our and prolong cleaning ......read more
A Thin yet Powerful Gaming Notebook without Compromise
The svelte, minimalistic design combines the right balance of size, performance and features
• The Predator Triton 700’s aluminum chassis houses a 15.6-inch FHD IPS display and best-in-class technologies for a thin yet powerful, compromise-free gaming notebook.
• ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH),a global leader in network and endpoint security announced its participation at Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC 2017) which will be held from May 21st - May 23rd, 2017 at the Dubai World Trade and Convention Centre. The company will showcase its extensive security portfolio and focus on its synchronized security strategy.
"Given the scale and ......read more
Vocational education for industrial automation, digitalization and plant technology
Knowledge transfer in line with Kuwait’s plans to grow industrial capability
Dubai, UAE, May 16: 2017: Siemens has partnered with the Sabah Al Ahmad Centre for Giftedness and Creativity (SACGC) founded by Kuwait Foundation for Advancement of Sciences in Kuwait to provide vocational training ......read more
The brand promotes indoor air quality improvement to support the Asthma Awareness Month
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Panasonic Eco Solutions - a division of Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF) is promoting indoor air quality improvement for asthma respite through its ‘Breathe Clean’ campaign, which encourages people to improve indoor air quality to reduce asthma ......read more
Growing regional security threats, shortage of skilled personnel and heavy technology investments pave the way for stronger and holistic security solutions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 16, 2017: eHosting DataFort (eHDF), the region’s leading Managed Hosting and Cloud infrastructure services provider, recently launched its Cyber Defense Centre (CDC) in Dubai Internet City. The ......read more
A Blog by Steven Malone, Director of Security Product Management at Mimecast
The global reach and considerable impact of the WannaCrypt (WannaCry/Wcry) ransomware is a wake-up call for organizations and governments around the world. This on-going cyber threat will continue to adapt to take advantage of weaknesses in IT systems and procedures. New variants of this malware may cause even more ......read more
• Supports end-to-end orchestration of services for hybrid networks in a multivendor environment while responding to surrounding dynamics in real time
• Zero-touch automation improves customer service provisioning from weeks to minutes
• Supports digital transformation initiatives and the migration to 5G and IoT by helping ......read more
No more boundaries with du’s data SIM, with up to 50 GB to power a significant number of devices such as tablets, Mi-Fis, new iPad and Car-Fis available on installment with zero upfront payment
DUBAI, UAE, 15th May 2017: du has introduced its all-new data-only offering – the Data SIM. Now du customers can benefit from up to 50GB connectivity, wherever they are in the UAE, ......read more
Abu Dhabi, May 15, 2017 – Abu Dhabi Systems & Information Centre (ADSIC), the government entity responsible for overseeing Abu Dhabi’s ICT agenda, has organised a strategic workshop in cooperation with Google to explore means of cooperation and to bolster the emirate’s efforts to promote government-led innovation and digitisation.
Saeed Mohamed Al Mansoori, ......read more
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT)– the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced the winners of its 2016 partner of the year awards for the Middle East region. The awards ceremony took place at the Fortinet Middle East PartnerSync Conference, which hosted more than 100 channel partners from across the Middle East and Pakistan. Fortinet's 2016 Partner of the ......read more
DUBAI – May 14, 2017: Business Integrated Operating Systems (BIOS) ME, a Dubai-based niche cloud services provider, has been honoured by Cisco Systems Inc, multinational technology conglomerate and the world’s largest networking company, with the ‘Services Partner of the Year’ award for top performance in the local cloud service sector.
The award was ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 13 May, 2017: axs, the smart gateway for integrated government and corporate services launched by TECOM Group, was recognised as the best government services provider at the third International Business Excellence (IBX) Awards, held last week at Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai.
Dr Ayoub Kazim, Managing Director of axs, said: “Driven by the UAE Vision 2021, public ......read more
Latest Smart TV Platform Earns Prestigious CC International Security Certification for its Ability to Provide Superior Privacy Protection
Dubai, UAE, May 11, 2017: LG’s webOS 3.5 smart TV platform was recognized with a Common Criteria (CC) certification for its enhanced Application Security Solution Ver-sion 1.0 software. By snagging another internationally-recognized security ......read more
Leader in Broadband and Hybrid WAN Solutions Achieves 300 Percent Annual Growth in SD-WAN Solution Customer Acquisition
May 10, 2017 – Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions, today celebrated the 400th customer deployment of its award-winning Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN solution, less than two years from its first customer shipment. The company commenced ......read more
Cross-border data flow to Middle East rises 150-fold in the last decade
Dr. Saeed Al Dhaheri: IT plays key role in success of economy
Dubai, May 10, 2017: Smartworld, a leading systems integrator and next generation ICT services provider, has been honoured with Dubai Quality Award, an award from the Dubai’s Department of Economic Development (DED), underlining the ......read more
Inspection conducted in 216 shops; notice served to those selling telecommunications devices & equipment without a valid license
Dubai, May 10, 2017: The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has conducted its first round of inspections for 2017 of shops selling telecommunications devices & equipment and issued a total of 159 written violation notices for shops practicing ......read more
With the official patronage of Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) of the UAE, the South Asia - Middle East - North Africa (SAMENA) region’s most prestigious annual ICT leadership event, SAMENA Telecommunications Council's Leaders' Summit, held in partnership with Huawei Middle East and sponsored by Nokia, Ericsson, du and Etisalat, reminded the industry to set new ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 10th May, 2017 — The internet of things (IoT) market remains fragmented in EMEA stemming from a disconnect between IT and business departments over what IoT is and how it should be used. This is according to a new survey of 1,400 business and IT leaders from 11 countries in Europe and the Middle East.
Findings from ‘The EMEA IoT showdown: Business vs. IT’ from ......read more
Dubai Festival City, Intercontinental and Panasonic representatives receive the Guinness World Record at the public launch of IMAGINE’s new show, ‘A Child’s Dream’
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Guinness World Records recognised IMAGINE, the latest multimedia attraction in Dubai, for the World’s Largest Permanent Projection Mapping after a three-month ......read more
Debuting Partners Include Cisco, Carbon Black, Palo Alto Networks, Gigamon and Check Point
Dubai — May 9th, 2017 — LogRhythm, The Security Intelligence Company, today announced the launch of its new Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) Program. The program is designed to foster interoperability to deliver a more complete security solution for customers, and build awareness ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced it has received certification of its endpoint management application, Desktop Central, with ServiceNow®. Certification by ServiceNow signifies that Desktop Central has successfully completed a set of defined tests focused on integration interoperability, security and performance. The certification also ensures that ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 9th MAY, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced Red Hat OpenStack Platform 11, the latest version of Red Hat’s massively-scalable and agile cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS). Based on the OpenStack “Ocata” release, Red Hat OpenStack Platform 11 delivers enhanced support for upgrades ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 8, 2017– Digital Shadows, the industry leader in digital risk management, continues to strengthen its management team by today announcing the appointment of Dan Lowden as Chief Marketing Officer, Schwark Satyavolu joining the company’s board and Paul Kenealy joining as Director of Intelligence.
Digital Shadows finished 2016 with its third consecutive year of ......read more
Industry, private sector and education experts define key drivers of the digital transformation at the Siemens Digitalization Roadshow in Dubai
Dubai roadshow is first in series which will also visit Abu Dhabi, Kuwait City, Cairo and Doha
Dubai, UAE, May 7, 2017: Leaders from the UAE’s industrial, education and private sectors have defined skills, collaboration and mindset ......read more
Dubai Police to unveil operational Robocop while Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) will host VR simulation of its high-speed capsule at 4th Gulf Information Security and Conference and Internet of Things Expo
Dubai, UAE – 7 May 2017: As companies and individuals across the globe increasingly feel the pressure to protect crucial information online, world-leading ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 7th MAY, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced Red Hat OpenShift.io, a free, online development environment optimized for creating cloud-native, container-based applications. Enterprises compete through software innovations, so rapidly building and scaling applications is critical. OpenShift.io enables digital ......read more
Flagship Smartphone is the first to offer 18:9 FullVision display that supports both Dolby Vision and HDR 10
DUBAI, May 07, 2017: After the recent launch of the LG G6 across the Middle East and Africa markets, LG Electronics (LG) reveals that its newest flagship smartphone has received great praise from users and reviewers in the region, thanks to its emphasis on the fundamentals, ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 7th May, 2017: 96 percent of organizations have Digital Transformation initiatives on their roadmap and more than half of those initiatives are in process now[i]. There is obviously a huge appetite across enterprises to utilize innovation for competitive advantage, and this places a huge burden on businesses to deliver access to IT services, data and apps, at any time and from ......read more
The Middle East & Africa region is a strategically important growth market for Sony Mobile
Xperia XZ Premium, winner of several top industry awards including ‘Best Smartphone at MWC 2017’, leads innovation push
Dubai, UAE, May 6, 2017: Sony Mobile Communications has shown strong global financial performance by reporting a profit of 10.2 Billion Yen (US$ 91 Million) ......read more
Market Research and Consulting Firm Quadrant Knowledge Solutions Cites Arbor’s Mix of
DDoS Managed Services, On-Premise Mitigation, Scalability and High Customer Impact
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 12, 2017 – Arbor Networks Inc., the security division of NETSCOUT (NASDAQ: NTCT), announced today that Quadrant Knowledge Solutions, a global market research and consulting ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 4th May, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced its vision for the automated enterprise powered by Ansible, the leading simple, powerful, and agentless open source IT automation framework.
Ansible is a game-changing open source automation technology for the management of IT environments at scale. Designed to ......read more
The 15.6-inch ultra-slim, touchscreen laptop offers excellent computing performance without the need to sacrifice weight or style
DUBAI – May 04, 2017: Today UAE consumers are looking for an alternative to computers that offer nothing more than impressive performance specifications. With innovation and the user experience at its developmental core, LG has focused on balancing ......read more
Acer Aspire series PCs bring together powerful processing power and graphics to deliver great performance for entertainment and everyday tasks.
The notebook series is designed with enhancing experiences in mind, including HD or Full HD displays, Acer BluelightShield™ screen technology and a 180° lay flat hinge.
For the prosumer and business users, Acer ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 4, 2017: The robot-based ACPaQ solution is the next milestone in the successful cooperation between Swisslog and KUKA. This world-class intralogistics innovation is the latest development to emerge from the bundled robotics and intralogistics know-how of the two leading providers. Swisslog showcased this system for fully automated mixed-carton picking and palletizing for the ......read more
Enterprise-Class HDDs Using HelioSeal® Technology Deliver Breakthrough Performance and Capacity For Intense Data and Extreme Demands for Enterprise, Cloud and Hyperscale Workloads
Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced that it has begun shipping its fourth-generation helium-based hard drive with its 12TB HGST-branded Ultrastar® He12 hard drive. The Ultrastar He12 ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 3rd of May, 2017: In line with the launch of Dubai Font by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, INDEX Holding, to be the first private Emirati company to adopt the Dubai font in all its electronic communications, as part of its commitment to promote Dubai as a leading city in the ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 3rd May, 2017– Today, Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, and Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company and the world’s leading cloud computing provider (NASDAQ:AMZN), announced an extended strategic alliance to natively integrate access to AWS services into Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. Through this ......read more
May 3, 2017, Dubai, UAE: The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has noted an increase in number of complaints regarding scam calls through its 103 hotline, media reports and social media comments. CRA would like to urge consumers to not share any personal information that could compromise their privacy if they receive a call from unknown persons.
Significant numbers of consumers ......read more
SOUQ.com doubled its smartphone sales during 2016 ‘May Mobile Mania’ than an average month
1st May 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: With Middle East’s E-commerce market set for exceptional growth, driven by high smartphone penetration, SOUQ.com is pleased to bring back ‘May Mobile Mania’ for the tech-natives from 1st to 5th May. The region is edging towards a ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 2nd May, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today introduced Red Hat JBoss AMQ 7. The latest release of Red Hat's messaging platform combines the performance and efficiency of reactive programming with a more flexible architecture, giving customers a strong foundation for building distributed, reactive message-driven ......read more
True 360 Sound, Dramatically Deeper, Astonishingly Loud
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 — Bose today announced its best Bluetooth speakers ever -- the new SoundLink Revolve™ and SoundLink Revolve+™. With true omni-directional performance, and an entirely new acoustic design, Revolve speakers spread deep, jaw-dropping sound in every direction -- from a seamless aluminum design. ......read more
The DF range is designed for a wide variety of industries and applications, including state and local government ID programs, corporate and student ID applications, retail and healthcare
Dubai, May 1, 2017: Digital Factors FZCO, the leaders in identity card printing solutions across the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, today announced the launch of a new brand of card ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Today, there remains a perception within the information security industry that vulnerability researchers are malicious hackers looking to do harm. While there clearly are malicious people out there, they remain a small minority of the total number of those who actually discover new software vulnerabilities. In reality, the number of benevolent researchers with the ......read more
Nutritionist Lama Al Naeli with insights on how to combat nutrition mistakes this Holy Month.
Dubai, May 1, 2017 – This year, the holy month of Ramadan falls at the beginning of summer, starting end of May and celebrating Eid al Fitr by end of June. When fasting during extreme weather conditions, the human body does not retain the necessary liquids, which is why we need to drink healthy ......read more