Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 20th September, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group today held a media open day in Dubai, UAE, to discuss the future of innovation in the Middle East region. This is a second stop right after IFA that was held in Berlin on 1st September. Led by Chief Marketing Officer, Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), Ms. Glory Cheung, and Mr. Gene Jiao, President of Huawei CBG, Middle East & Africa, the event highlighted the key innovations Huawei is driving in the consumer smartphone industry, both globally and regionally, as well as Huawei’s brand ambition to become a global iconic tech brand.
Huawei is the third biggest smartphone brand worldwide, and a leader in smartphone industry innovations. Most recently, the brand led a new era in smartphone innovation, revealing its vision for ......read more
The eye-catchy Honor 9 with shiny glass design is available now on SOUQ.com
20th September, 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: SOUQ.com has announced the launch of the stunning Honor 9 cradled by 3D curved glass with distinctive colors. SOUQ.com is the exclusive e-commerce website to offer Honor 9 with 64GB memory in the UAE at an attractive pricing of AED 1599. As a part of the launch offer, SOUQ.com is offering exciting free bundles with the phone.
Already making waves globally, Honor 9 is going to offer design standards previously unheard of in the affordable smartphone sector. The tantalizing Nano textures precision carved into the glass with photo etching technology. The gorgeous curve is crafted through a thermal bending process. Together, they make the Honor 9 shine with an otherworldly glow that leaps off the glass. Further, the ......read more
Acer hosts its annual Middle East press conference to highlight its extensive product range
Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2017: Today, Acer hosted its highly-anticipated annual Middle East press conference at Dubai’s futuristic On42 lounge at Dubai Media One Hotel. The event saw the regional unveiling and showcasing of the latest range of Acer products, and featured two of the region’s key speakers, including Paul Collins, Country Manager Acer Middle East, South Africa & ROA, and Joumana Karam, Product Business Unit Head for Acer Middle East & Africa.
“At Acer, we place the consumer at the core of our business and innovate to ensure that we meet their unique requirements. Our entire product range is centered around the consumer and ensures consumer benefit from industry-first features that deliver ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2017 – HP Inc. today introduced its latest range of products for its printing and computing customers in the Middle East. The new products were showcased during a press conference at the FIVE Palm Jumeirah ahead of GITEX Shopper and GITEX Technology Week 2017, where the products will be shown to channel partners, retailers and customers.
HP’s latest range of products includes an upgraded portfolio of printers, commercial and consumer PCs as well gaming desktops and laptops. Product details below:
HP Sprocket Photo Printer (Red): AED 499
HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 3788 AiO: AED 255
HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 5075: AED 389
HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 5275: AED 429
HP DeskJet GT 5820: AED 699
HP EliteBook 1040 G4 starting AED 4,400
HP EliteBook x360 ......read more
Roundtable sheds light on implications of adopting integrity practices
Event explores cost-effective ways to enhance corporate resilience, overcome corruption
Dubai-UAE: 19 September, 2017: The Pearl Initiative, the leading independent private sector-led, not-for-profit organisation working to improve corporate transparency across the Gulf region, hosted a roundtable discussion in partnership with Siemens to explore the impact and future of integrity practices in the region. Experts from international, regional and UAE-based organisations convened to discuss the business value of tackling corruption through implementing corporate integrity best practices.
Carla Koffel said: “For the last five years, the Pearl Initiative has been actively involved in encouraging businesses to embrace stronger policies of corporate ......read more
Self-service banking & customer service excellence is a complement to Smart City vision
2nd Generation Virtual Smart Machine launched at the Middle East Banking Innovation Summit in Dubai
The state-of-the-art technology will offer new features including Cash Recycling, Coin Recycling and Passbook Update to enhance self-service banking
Offers Artificial Intelligence for decision-making and Know Your Customer questionnaires with chatbot technology
Dubai, September 19, 2017: Emerico Private Limited today marked the launch of its 2nd Generation Virtual Smart Machine (VSM) that will offer enhanced features to strengthen self-service banking and customer-oriented services. The launch was announced at the 7th Middle East Banking Innovation Summit, the region’s largest banking technology and innovation ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 19 September 2017: LG Electronics (LG) is on a quest to redefine the possibilities of tomorrow by introducing the most innovative home appliances and electronics available today. However, recently LG has introduced robots into its product portfolio and has showcased a variety of soon-to-be-released robots at various events across the world that will reshape tomorrow to make the lives of the everyday consumer more productive and convenient.
LG’s impressive collection of robots boasts simplistic usability and includes the Lawnmower Robot, the Hub Robot and HOM-BOT® in addition to the more specialized Airport Robot and Airport Cleaning Robot.
The Hub Robot united a diverse range of smart appliances under a single ecosystem, optimizing operations and enhancing convenience. The hub robot even utilizes Amazon ......read more
Ericsson sues smartphone maker Wiko in the regional courts of Düsseldorf and Mannheim in Germany, for infringement of patents essential for 2G, 3G and 4G cellular technology, as well as implementation patents
Wiko has been infringing Ericsson’s intellectual property rights for several years without any license or compensation, despite negotiations since 2013
Dubai, UAE, September 18, 2017: On August 14, 2017, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) sued smartphone maker Wiko, in the regional courts of Düsseldorf and Mannheim in Germany, for infringement of patents essential for 2G, 3G and 4G cellular technology, as well as implementation patents.
Wiko has been infringing Ericsson’s intellectual property rights for six years without any license or compensation. Ericsson has tried to establish a fair, reasonable, and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 18, 2017: A new initiative by Siemens uses 360° cameras and virtual reality technology to introduce the people behind the company’s innovations and projects, offering a behind-the-scenes look at life inside Siemens in the Middle East.
Launched with a short documentary ‘Wake Up to a New World,’ the campaign – We are Future Makers – documents the daily lives of employees worldwide, using virtual reality to highlight the extraordinary things they do.
“Through this initiative we aim to shine a light on employees who have been curious and innovative, who have had the courage to think big and push boundaries with Siemens,” said Dietmar Siersdorfer, CEO, Siemens Middle East and UAE. “Attracting top talent to our organization is a key part of our ......read more
Annual spend on augmented reality and virtual reality in the MENA region is set to top US$ 6 billion annually by 2020
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2017: With augmented and virtual reality booming in the MENA region and expected to top US$ 6 billion annually by 2020, the technology is set to transform a variety of domains, ranging from education to healthcare and most notably gaming, marketing and film. So it’s great news that GITEX Shopper 2017, the region’s largest consumer IT and electronics show, is putting on the most advanced display of new models at the best possible prices.
Visitors to the eight-day consumer-tech bargain bonanza, which runs from the 23rd – 30th September 2017 at the new location, Za’abeel Halls 3-6 in the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), will find the world’s top ......read more
Dubai, UAE,16 September 2017: UAE telecommunications provider, du, today announced that it will offer the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. du customers will be able to pre-order iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus beginning September 15 and both will be available in stores starting on September 23.
“In the UAE there has been a lot of excitement around Apple’s most recent launch of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, and our customers are always eager to get their hands on the latest new products! We are a brand dedicated to empowering people through connectivity, and we are thrilled to be offering Apple’s latest generation iPhone to our technology savvy customers,” said Fahad Al Hassawi, Chief Commercial Officer, du. “At du, we strive to add to life through all our product offerings, and the latest Apple ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 14, 2017: Business France will be hosting 20 leading French technology companies at the 37th edition of GITEX Technology week which will be held from October 8 to 12, 2017, in Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC). The innovative and pioneering companies will be introducing their expertise in areas including 5G networks, Smart Cities, the Internet of Things, Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality and Artificial Intelligence at the French Tech pavilion in Hall 4 (Stands C436 to D410).
Within the Internet of Things sector, breakthrough French technologies will be presenting the latest accessories in the field such as the Wistiki Bluetooth tracker, live video solutions from a smartphone developed by Plussh, a personal multi-user cloud that can save data in a private partitioned space via Helixee by ......read more
Outlines plans to increase market penetration across Middle East as a vital part of the regional growth strategy
Increase focus on product enhancement by introducing ‘local fit’ line up
Panasonic to launch a new marketing campaign ‘Makers of Quality. Mastered in Japan.’ to reinvigorate itself as a leading Japanese brand offering innovative and premium quality products
Dubai, UAE, 13th September 2017: Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF) - the regional headquarters for Panasonic has announced robust plans for Fiscal 2017 under the leadership of the new Managing Director Mr. Hiroki Soejima. The annual convention was held in Dubai today.
Over 80 business associates from 12 countries attended Panasonic’s annual convention where the brand outlined increased ......read more
240-kg chocolate tower beats the heat with LG DUALCOOL air conditioners
Dubai, UAE – September 13, 2017: In an attempt to creatively illustrate how advancements in technology trump the long-lived difficulties of extreme temperatures faced in the Middle East and Africa, LG Electronics (LG) conducted an experiment to demonstrate how the LG DUALCOOL air conditioner still cools, even when the outdoor temperature spikes to 65 degrees Celsius.
To showcase the performance of the LG DUALCOOL, LG tasked the winner of the World Chocolate Masters Competition – Frank Hasnoot – who stated that in order to build chocolate sculptures, the indoor temperature needs to be contained to 20-degrees Celsius.
Hasnoot and his team of chefs competed against a second group of chefs in the same room, with the same ......read more
Committed to the Growth of IoT in the Smart Home
Dubai, UAE, September 13, 2017: The Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of leading global companies deploying the Z-Wave smart home standard, today announces the addition of leading ICT solutions provider, Huawei, to the Alliance Board of Directors. Huawei joins principal members ADT, Alarm.com, FIBARO, Ingersoll-Rand, Jasco Products, LEEDARSON, LG Uplus, Nortek Security & Control, SmartThings, and Sigma Designs.
Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider with innovative solutions, products and services used in more than 170 countries and regions. Many Z-Wave Alliance member companies, including Aeon Labs, LEEDARSON and FIBARO are part of Huawei’s OceanConnect pre-integrated IoT ecosystem.
The ......read more
Find the best tech bargains at GITEX Shopper 2017, from the latest smartphones and laptops to VR and smart home appliances
Dubai, UAE, September 12, 2017: GITEX Shopper, the must-attend annual event for tech-savvy shoppers in Dubai is just around the corner, with the latest and largest selection of consumer electronics under one roof. Taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from 23 - 30 September 2017, visitors to the show should be on the lookout for these top tech trends:
Wearables have transitioned from geek to chic as manufacturers experiment with features and functions in fashionable formats. Devices are becoming smarter, with increased functionality and more apps available to support them - look out for the latest stylish smart watches, Apple watches, Fitbits and more at GITEX Shopper. The ......read more
In Dubai World Trade Center from October 8 to 12
United Arab Emirates, September 12th 2017: SquareWay, a subsidiary of Vivaction dedicated to cybersecurity, will take part in Gitex Technology Week to present its security solutions for protecting mobile voice and data flows for professionals.
SquareWay develops and commercializes secured mobile communication solutions for companies. Compatible with iOS and Android, easy to install and use, the SquareWay solutions combine confidential and instant services for the user. They meet the needs of employees in a mobility situation, of communications between headquarters and subsidiaries and/or for any other entity, public or private, concerned to ensure the confidentiality of its communications.
With SquareWay, phone calls, mobile data flows, instant messaging, e-mails ......read more
Kicks off World Partner Forum with solutions to safeguard print environments, reshape how businesses print, and transform servicing
HP Connection Inspector, an intelligent embedded security feature created by HP Labs, to help printers stay ahead of malware attacks with advanced self-healing capabilities
HP Roam, a new business printing solution for secure cloud printing where work happens
HP Solutions Hub, a workflow optimization platform integrating paper seamlessly for digital
Next generation Smart Device Services 2.0 leveraging the power of IoT, big data, machine learning and predictive diagnostics to transform how devices are serviced
New A3 business printers and scanners including enhanced security features and performance
HP Reinvent: World Partner Forum, September 12, 2017: ......read more
Global retargeting tech company relocates Dubai main office to accommodate rapid growth and expansion, as digital ad spends rises.
Dubai, UAE, September 11, 2017: RTB House, a global company providing state-of-the-art retargeting technology for top brands worldwide, has celebrated its first anniversary in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region with several new business wins as the region experiences rapid growth around digital advertising.
According to a report by TBWA, the UAE has topped the list of GCC countries in advertising spending with US$531 million in the first quarter of 2016, followed by Saudi Arabia with US$312 million, Kuwait with US$144 million, Qatar with US$83 million, Oman with US$46 million and Bahrain with US$32 million.
This comes as good news to RTB House, whose client base has multiplied ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 11, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group today announced its cooperation with TÜV Rheinland to certify Huawei’s SuperCharge technology. Certification will mark the first time an end-to-end fast-charging technology has successfully completed the rigorous tests set forth by the world-renowned safety experts. Testing encompasses every component, requiring adapters, IC circuits and charging cable materials to pass safety, low temperature and thermal shock tests. Submitting itself to the stringent oversight of TÜV Rheinland demonstrates Huawei’s continued mission to deliver the most innovative features on the market, and highlights Huawei’s commitment to delivering not only faster charging but more importantly safer charging.
“Over the past 145 years, TÜV Rheinland ......read more
Exclusively distributed by Eros Group in UAE and select GCC , TCL TV XESS/85X6 wins the 2017 IFA Product Technical Innovation Award.
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 11th September 2017: One of the leading brands of the Eros Group portfolio; TCL, has been honoured by the International Data Group (IDG) and German Industry & Commerce Ltd (GIC) with the ‘Quantum Dot Technology Gold Award’- a 2017 IFA Product Technical Innovation Award for its XESS/85 X6 TV.
The leading innovator in developing QLED technology and products, TCL Multimedia Technology Holdings Limited, is today amongst the top 4 leading television brands alongside Samsung, LG and Sony. Eros Group, the sole distributor of world-renowned brands, works closely with TCL along with other leading Chinese brands to bring in products that meet ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2017: Western Digital, a world leader in storage solutions, has launched the Surveillance Storage Certified Surveillance Reseller Program in the UAE, designed to offer a comprehensive lineup of benefits for the security and surveillance channel providers.
The myWD Certified Surveillance Storage Provider Program is a tailor-made initiative that aims to offer training, sales support, value added benefits and incentives to security and surveillance system integrators, installers, solution and service providers to help them enhance their business opportunities and profitability.
The announcement came as a recent report by Research and Markets anticipated the video surveillance storage market to grow at a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 22.41 percent to reach USD $18.28 billion by 2020, as ......read more
Stylish budget notebooks offer upgradeable storage and longer battery life
Popular among students and professionals; manufacturer forecasts sale of a quarter million units by year end
UAE – September 10, 2017: Designed for budget-smart consumers and back-to-school shoppers, iLife Digital Technology today announced the launch of its new ultra-slim notebooks – ZedAir 2 and ZedAir H.
The new budget-friendly notebook range is powered by the latest Intel processor, Intel HD graphics and Windows 10 operating system; offering a faster, premium and secure computing performance. Designed for everyday use, both laptops are stylish, slim, light-weight and feature a 14-inch high-definition display and in-built storage. The ZedAir H also comes with an upgradable external storage and superior connectivity ......read more
As Huawei Connect 2017 comes to a close, Huawei commits to building one of ‘five world clouds’
United Arab Emirates – 9 September, 2017: 20,000 ICT industry professionals, thought leaders, and analysts poured into Shanghai this week to witness Huawei unveil a stream of innovations, including its vision of building one of five global clouds to power the future of business.
The New International Expo Centre was once again taken over by Huawei for its annual conference, Huawei Connect, in which thousands of representatives from more than 150 countries traveled to explore advancements in digital technology, and embark on a path to new growth.
With a commitment of spending USD500 million in the next five years to support digital transformations around the world, Huawei’s enterprise service ......read more
5G platform now includes first FDD radio from Ericsson capable of supporting 5G and Massive Multiple Input Multiple Output (Massive MIMO)
New radio to bridge 4G to 5G and enable 5G using today’s spectrum
Introducing network services that ease operators’ journey to 5G from preparation to actual 5G launch
Dubai, UAE, September 9, 2017: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) introduces a new radio product, AIR 3246, for Massive Multiple Input Multiple Output (Massive MIMO), which is a complement to Ericsson’s global 5G radio offering. AIR 3246 supports both 4G/LTE and 5G NR (New Radio) technologies and is Ericsson’s first 5G NR radio for frequency division duplex (FDD). This launch will enable operators – especially in metropolitan areas – to bring 5G to subscribers using today’s midband spectrum ......read more
Online Shoppers in the Middle East can now log on to SOUQ.com using their Amazon credentials
July 3, 2017 – DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Amazon (AMZN) and SOUQ.com confirm the official completion of the acquisition of SOUQ.com by Amazon. As the first step of integration, customers can now log on to SOUQ.com using their Amazon credentials.
Joining the Amazon family enables ......read more
Leading Analyst Firm Data Shows Fortinet Increases Sales Momentum and Continues to Deliver More Security Appliances Than Any Other Vendor
Dubai, UAE, July 3, 2017: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced the results from International Data Corporation’s (IDC) latest Worldwide Quarterly Security Appliance Tracker. The ......read more
Dubai, UAE — July 3, 2017— Cisco today announced that its global ecosystem of customers, developers and partners are embracing the company’s ambitious vision for a new era of networking. Unveiled last week, Cisco’s new network can recognize intent, mitigate threats, and learn over time—representing one of the most significant breakthroughs in the history of ......read more
Portable projector that transforms a flat surface into an interactive touch screen makes its GCC debut
Unlike traditional projectors, Xperia Touch does more than just put on a show – it lets you surf and explore like never before
Dubai, 2nd July 2017: Sony Mobile Communications today announced that its new smart projector, Xperia Touch, is now available in select ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 2, 2017: Huawei CBG has recently collaborated with Vietnamese photographer, Long Tổ Ong, to develop a selection of incredibly crisp images captured on the HUAWEI P10 and HUAWEI P10 Plus that portray the phone’s capability to take photos in lowlight conditions in indoor settings. “I am glad to cooperate with Huawei and shoot architectural sample pictures ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 1, 2017– Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, today introduced the Mimecast Case Review App to its Mimecast Email Archiving service. The Mimecast Case Review App offers fast, accurate first-pass review for email in response to audits, compliance reviews, legal claims, and other investigations. The Mimecast Case Review App provides ......read more
Centra Hub was recognised for the deep inroads it has made in its first year of operations by meeting the growing demands of regional organisations for next generation HCM and CRM solutions
Dubai, UAE, July 02, 2017: Centra Hub, a specialist fast growing vendor for CRM, HCM and retail solutions and part of the Focus Softnet group of companies, announced that it has won the ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 2nd July, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today introduced Red Hat Hyperconverged Infrastructure, the industry’s first production-ready fully open source hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) solution. By combining innovative virtualization and storage technologies with a stable, proven operating platform, Red Hat ......read more
While the number of businesses investing in IoT across all markets continues to grow, recent research shows that 60 percent of IoT initiatives stall at the proof-of-concept (POC) stage. This highlights that companies today are still struggling with the key challenges of IoT, including the need for more flexibility, greater security, and the ability to address new use cases. Cisco® Jasper® ......read more
By Rick Holland, VP Strategy at Digital Shadows
Dubai, UAE, July 1, 2017: Late on 27 June, the New York Times reported that a number of Ukrainian banks and Ukrenergo, the Ukrainian state power distributor, had been affected by unidentified malware which caused significant operational disruption. Multiple security vendors and independent researchers subsequently identified the ......read more
This will accelerate growth in emerging technology ecosystems, like IoT, to inform and ignite corporate growth
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced the launch of a corporate venture fund to explore emerging technology markets. With an initial investment of $100 million, this venture fund will ......read more
Exclusive Design and Technology Take the Spotlight
Dubai, UAE, June 29, 2017: Honor officially launched the Honor 9, its flagship product of 2017, today in Berlin, Germany. Embodying the slogan “Beautifully Brilliant,” the Honor 9 boasts a gorgeous 3D glass back and a metal bezel that creates a subtle metal aurora – unlike anything you’ve ever seen in ......read more
Interview with Scott Manson, Cyber Security Leader for Middle East and Turkey, Cisco
Cisco’s security research organization Talos’ initial analysis of the global ransomware worm attack that has affected multiple organizations worldwide points to the attack starting in the Ukraine, possibly from software update systems for a Ukrainian tax accounting package called ......read more
The achieved temperature coefficient of -0.258%/°C, will increase the conversion efficiency by 46%, thus making them ideal for hot climate regions such as the Middle East
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Panasonic has once again achieved the highest efficiency of solar panels with a temperature coefficient of -0.258%/°C. This coefficient is the world's highest level for a mass-produced ......read more
DUBAI, June 28, 2017: Though people are driven to create art and express themselves, no two people are alike and no two users want the exact same thing from their tech devices and appliances. GCC residents are no different. Thanks to local government initiatives that aim to foster creativity within our communities, and thanks to a society that welcomes personal self-expression, there is an ......read more
Fortinet announces that Microsoft has joined its Fabric-Ready Partner Program and integration of advanced security capabilities into Microsoft Azure workloads
Dubai, UAE, June 28, 2017 - Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced an expanded technology alliance with Microsoft through its Fabric-Ready Partner Program and ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 28th June, 2017 – Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today announced that Glendale, California based DreamWorks Animation (a division of Universal Filmed Entertainment Group), creator of Academy Award ® winning CG animated feature films, Emmy®-award-winning television series and specials, and live entertainment properties for audiences around ......read more
Slim with Stamina, OnePlus 5 features 6 GB RAM/8 GB RAM with Dash Charge capabilities
27th June 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: SOUQ.com has announced the pre-order of the OnePlus 5, the much-anticipated flagship smartphone from global mobile technology company OnePlus. The impressive device features a 16MP and 20MP dual camera - the highest resolution dual-camera system on a smartphone ......read more
Digital Risk Management Leader Attracts New Strategic Channel Partners As The Business Continues To Expand
Dubai, UAE, June, 27, 2017: Digital Shadows, the industry leader in digital risk management, today announced the launch of its channel only partner program - Channel REV – and an associated online Partner Portal, designed to accelerate partner revenue and enhance their ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, June 24, 2017: Maqta Gateway a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports, and the developer and operator of Maqta Port Community System (MPCS), has announced the launch of new innovative solutions including Maqta Payment Solution and Maqta License Management System.
The reveal took place during the Ramadan iftar hosted by Maqta Gateway, in the presence of ......read more
Honor 8 lite and honor 6x make the perfect gifts for Eid!
Honor, the number one smartphone e-brand by Huawei, has the perfect gifting solutions for you this Eid: two of its latest models, honor 6x and honor 8 Lite, with unrivalled design features at fabulous price points.
The honor 6x, embodying the motto “Double the Experience” that millennials live and breathe breaks ground ......read more
Today Cisco unveiled intent-based networking solutions that represent one of the most significant breakthroughs in enterprise networking. The introduction is the culmination of Cisco’s vision to create an intuitive system that anticipates actions, stops security threats in their tracks, and continues to evolve and learn. It will help businesses to unlock new opportunities and solve ......read more
Dubai, June 21, 2017 - Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is enabling security and reliable connectivity for Dessmann’s new smart lock platform. The new solution from the global manufacturer of smart locks and safe boxes incorporates Gemalto’s Machine Identification Modules (MIM) and Secure Elements (SE), empowering users to lock and unlock ......read more
LogRhythm takes top honors based on the highest user satisfaction among dozens of vendors
LogRhythm, The Security Intelligence Company, today announced that the company has been named the Gold Award winner in the first Gartner Peer Insights Customer Choice Awards for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM). The Customer Choice Awards are a ranking of vendors by verified end-user ......read more
Sprocket - The perfect accessory for the summer holiday season
United Arab Emirates, June 21, 2017: Designed to bring back the fun of printed photos, HP has launched the HP Sprocket Photo Printer. Great imagery doesn’t just have to live online, this pocket-size printer allows users to print photos from a smartphone or tablet virtually anywhere.
HP Sprocket is portable ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2017 – A recent study conducted by IFSEC Global reveals how trusted identities can serve as the backbone for smart buildings and today’s connected workforce. Sponsored by HID Global, the access control study on the connected workplace explores the trends in smart buildings and the increasingly important need for identity-aware building systems that offer ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 21st June, 2017 – Kodak Alaris’ Information Management division (IM) has revamped its channel partner programme, introducing a number of new sales tools, incentives and technical resources designed to support its partners and help them expand their businesses.
Why Change? Addressing Channel Partners’ Needs
In a rapidly changing marketplace, VARs, distributors ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates– June 21, 2017 – Riverbed Technology today announced the launch of the most complete and integrated Digital Experience Management solution in the market with the latest release of SteelCentral. With companies continuing to invest heavily in digital business initiatives, their ability to measure and control the quality of user experience remains a challenge. ......read more
Levtech Consulting today announced it has been named a finalist in the 2017 Microsoft Dynamics Industry Partner of the Year Award. The company was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.
Awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 20, 2017: ISYX Technologies, a fast-growing business innovation consulting company in the Middle East and Africa, announced that it has won the ‘Emerging Partner of the year’ award at Cisco’s 2-Tier channel partner event held recently in Dubai. ISYX was recognised for its outstanding performance and expertise in promoting and deploying Cisco’s ......read more
20 June 2017
Almost one fifth of the population of the Middle East – approximately 40 million people – are now living in areas at risk of earthquakes, according to a new open source earthquake risk model released today by CATRisk Solutions and Lloyd’s.
The new risk tool uses a bespoke seismotectonic source model to give a more accurate assessment of earthquake risk ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, June 20, 2017 – Genetec Inc. (Genetec), a leading provider of IP security and intelligence solutions, has been hailed as the 'Access Control Solutions Vendor of the Year' by VAR Magazine, a leading Middle East IT channel publication, during the fifth edition of the 'Integrator ICT Champion Awards,' which was held recently at the Oberoi Hotel in Dubai. This ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 June 2017: Omnia Pay, in partnership with Mashreq Bank, UAE’s leading financial institution, has successfully integrated its mobile point of sale solution (mPOS), POS Plus, and all-in-one payment devices into the checkout process of Home Centre, a leading home furnishings retailer with over 100 stores across the Middle East, North Africa and India.
Home ......read more
(ISC)² designated as knowledge partner, Global Security Network as thought leadership partner of Infosecurity Middle East 2018
To be featured at Infosecurity Middle East: Exclusive Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) round table
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 20 June, 2017: Reed Exhibitions, the leading global event organiser, has confirmed that the second edition of Infosecurity ......read more
Market Leaders Unite to Build Strong, Nimble,
20 June 2017 (Berlin): A.T. Kearney, a leading global management consulting firm with offices in more than 40 countries, today announced the formation of a “Connected Enterprise” global alliance with Microsoft. The announcement was made at A.T. Kearney’s Digital Business Forum (DBF) in Berlin, ......read more
June 20, 2017: In the coming years, Stockholm Metro will undergo extensions that include approximately 20 kilometers of track and 10 new stations, representing the largest investment in the city’s metro in modern times. The project owner FUT tasked JV Sweco/TYPSA to produce the technical designs and railway plans, including an environmental impact report (EIR) for the line that runs from ......read more
New look and features streamline and improve the GoToWebinar experience
LogMeIn, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOGM) today announced that GoToWebinar, its easy-to-use webinar tool, has received a technical and visual overhaul, as well as a host of new features. These include ‘Simulated Live’, a new feature that allows marketers to pre-record and playback webinars as if it were a live ......read more
The revolutionary product, developed by KeyBS, makes e-Voucher distribution easy and hassle-free for 4Run telecom distributors.
DUBAI - June 19, 2017: KeyBS, a dynamic solution provider and systems integrator company, and a fully owned subsidiary of Arabi Holding Group, has announced the launch and installation of the cutting-edge e-Voucher distribution system named KeyEVD on POS ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2017: Summer is just around the corner. In other words, you and many other people around you will be preparing for summer vacation. You may take a few days off to enjoy the hot, sunny weather or create fun and exciting memories by swimming, going to concerts, or traveling to new places. Whether you keep these experiences to yourself or share them with your close family ......read more
New powerhouse gaming portfolio delivers cutting-edge designs, with the performance demanded by those relentlessly pursuing legendary status
Dubai, UAE, June 18, 2017: Today, HP Inc. unleveled the playing field with the launch of an entirely new, cutting-edge and comprehensive portfolio of OMEN by HP gaming products. Re-designed and re-engineered from the ground up, the new lineup gives ......read more
Global leader in cybersecurity solutions with its new ‘Designed for Youth’ office eager to inspire young Egyptians
Cairo, Egypt: Architect Dalia Sadany, the creative mind behind Trend Micro’s flagship office in Egypt, has won a prestigious A' Design Award and Competition, in the Interior Space and Exhibition Design Category. As the world’s largest design ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 18th June, 2017 — Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that Rackspace®, a leading managed cloud provider, won the 2017 Red Hat Innovator of the Year award. It was selected as the Innovator of the Year out of five finalists and category winners for the 2017 Red Hat Innovation Awards after a public ......read more
Beautifully crafted Nokia smartphone range delivering the latest pure Android experience is now available to buy in store and online
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 15 June 2017: HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, can now announce that its first Nokia smartphone range – comprising of the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 – will be available to buy at selected retailers. ......read more
LG’s latest appliance wants to partially replace the chef in your house and give you and your family precious time back
Dubai, UAE, June 15, 2017: Family, food, culture, heritage and traditions are of central focus during the holy month of Ramadan and now with smart appliances, homemakers are able to take advantage of new technology to prepare meals that are healthy, delicious and ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 15th June, 2017- Farsight Security, Inc., a leading provider of DNS Intelligence, and Infoblox Inc., the network control company that provides Actionable Network Intelligence, today announced a reseller partnership that will integrate Farsight’s Newly Observed Domains (NOD) solution with the Infoblox ActiveTrust® platform to significantly reduce the risk of cyberattacks ......read more
Abu Dhabi; June 14, 2017 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced that it will achieve a gender-balanced workforce, with 50 percent women and 50 percent men, by 2025.
“We believe strongly that gender equality is essential for a high-performing, innovation-led organization,” said Pierre Nanterme, Accenture’s chairman and CEO. “Diversity makes our business stronger ......read more
Official gold sponsors for Assistive TechX 2017
DUBAI (UAE), June 14, 2017: As a part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Smartworld, UAE’s leading systems integrator and digital ICT services provider, has announced its support for initiatives for people with determination. The company will be the official gold sponsor for Assistive TechX 2017, a unique expo dedicated ......read more
Dubai, UAE – June 13, 2017: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced the findings of its latest Global Threat Landscape Report. The data spans the cybersecurity kill chain focusing on three central aspects of the landscape, including application exploits, malicious software, and botnets against the backdrop of important ......read more
Investment Lead by Strategic Investors With Core Focus in Loyalty and Exchange Systems.
Funds Will Accelerate Commercial Platform Development and Global Go-to-Market Strategy.
Dubai - UAE, June 13, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - Loyyal, the blockchain innovator building a global loyalty network, today announced it has closed a Series A capital raise led by Integrated Networks (iNet) with ......read more
The new system has successfully passed all technological tests and will be applied at all Network International points of sale, making it easy for customers to complete purchases via any network, using any phone.
Dubai, UAE, June 13, 2017– Quisk Middle East, a global provider of digital payment services and solutions, is set to launch its all-new banking payment platform in the UAE, to ......read more