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
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 07 September 2017: More than 80 percent of the telecom executives from the SAMENA region believe their future success and growth depends on making fundamental changes to their business and operating models, according to a recent report produced by management consultants A.T. Kearney in conjunction with the SAMENA Telecommunications Council.
The report, based on a recent survey of C-level executives from the region’s leading telecom companies, highlights the importance of mastering customer retention and customer base value management to sustain returns. Simultaneously, diversification and development of new businesses is becoming increasingly important with 85% of executives affirming that developing new business is critical to their companies’ success.
In terms of new ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 7th 2017: For its 2nd participation at GITEX Technology Week, the French start up 2CRSI will present an innovative storage solution for CCTV applications.
2CRSI designs and manufactures innovative compute and storage solutions. The company has the ability to develop agnostic and scalable solutions, from big and fast storage systems for datacenters to powerful computer servers for HPC applications.
Innovative storage solution for CCTV applications
To record streamed videos from thousands of cameras you need fast and high storage capacity. One of the major key factors of success of a video surveillance solution is the ability to combine good software, optimizing the way the data are stored, and the appropriate hardware to make it work efficiently.
With a Software Defined Storage ......read more
The ASW120 In-wall wireless access point provides a high-speed network with dual bandwidth capability improving quality of service and user experience.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 12, 2017: AXILSPOT, a global vendor in enterprise wireless networking, announced availability of its ASW120 In-wall wireless access point in Middle East and Africa to help businesses manage their growing ......read more
Dubai, UAE – June 12, 2017 - Polycom, Inc., an industry leader in enterprise grade business communication solutions, today introduced Polycom® Pano™, the easiest way to share content at work. Now anyone in a business meeting can share up to four streams of simultaneous content side-by-side, from any device, without the hassle of juggling cables, pucks or ......read more
Annapurna, BSquare, Canonical, Digi International, Intel, Lenovo, Mongoose, Qualcomm Technologies, Raspberry Pi, Samsung, Technicolor, and Wistron join growing list of partners and OEMs bringing AWS Greengrass to connected devices
Customers including Enel, Konecranes, Nokia, Pentair, Rio Tinto, and Stanley Black & Decker, are using AWS Greengrass for Industrial IoT
Dubai, United Arab ......read more
Super slow motion functionality and intelligent features of new Xperia XZ Premium brought to life in singer’s new video
Dubai, 11th June 2017: Renowned Lebanese singer and record producer Fares Karam has featured Sony Mobile’s latest Xperia smartphone in his new music video, Mnamnam, which was directed by award-winning director Hass Ghaddar.
Throughout the video, ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 7th June, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced Red Hat Ceph Storage 2.3. This release, based on Ceph 10.2 (Jewel), introduces a new Network File System (NFS) interface, offers new compatibility with the Hadoop S3A filesystem client, and adds support for deployment in containerized environments. These ......read more
The new Nikon COOLPIX compact camera goes down to the sea with a waterproof depth of 30m, survives falls of up to 2.4m, weathers the cold temperatures down to -10°C, and manages a dustproof ruggedness to get right into those adrenaline-filled quests
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 07 June 2017 - The release of the high-performance and tough COOLPIX W300 has been announced by Nikon Middle ......read more
Nearly a Decade Long Partnership with VMware Topped by Award for Continued Extraordinary Performance
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced that they have been honored as the global winner of a VMware 2016 Global Partner Innovation Award in the Technical ISV category. Trend Micro was recognized ......read more
Edible Instrument Musicians Demonstrate How Food Waste Can Be Reduced with Refrigerator Technology from LG
Dubai, UAE, June 7, 2017: To raise awareness of the issue of food wastage this World Environment Day, LG teamed up with the music-making talents of the London Vegetable Orchestra to demonstrate how advanced refrigerator technology can help extend the life of fresh foods for weeks or ......read more
Among main findings, patients believe online consultation will reduce the pain of waiting times
Consumers to take more control over monitoring health with wearables when 5G improves reliability and security
ndustry players are counting on increased online access to centralized patient data to positively impact healthcare services
Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) has published its latest ......read more
TCS to develop Applications and Digital Services for Manufacturing Customers
Further cooperation for Energy, Healthcare, Railway and Building Technology customers will follow
Customers benefit from new Industrial Experience and Digital Insights
Application Development and Management for MindSphere Core Platform and Cloud Gateway MindConnect Nano
Dubai, UAE, June 7, 2017: ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 06, 2017– Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, has collaborated with PhishMe® to integrate their expansive security educational content to help organizations improve employee awareness of common email-borne attacks. The power of Mimecast and PhishMe together provides customers with enhanced cyber resilience against the latest ......read more
Under the new vision, the company will focus on building sustainable technologies, clean energy systems and creating zero emission factories
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Panasonic, a global technology leader, announced its new long-term environment vision called “Panasonic Environment Vision 2050” on World Environment Day. The new vision will guide the Panasonic Group to practice ......read more
Employees join hands in supporting local heritage and environmental conservation programs aligning with UNEP’s theme of ‘Connecting people to Nature’
Dubai, UAE, 06th June 2017: As part of an ongoing effort to support environmental initiatives and while reiterating its continuous support towards making “Life’s Good”, LG Electronics (LG) is committed to ......read more
IoT cannot be an afterthought – organizations must proactively find ways to secure the network
Securing IoT is an inclusive process and must involve stakeholders from across the organization
Booz Allen identifies ‘Resource Prioritization Model’ to mitigate risks
Dubai, UAE - June 6, 2017: The Internet of Things (IoT) continues to gain a strong footing in the ......read more
Comment Article by Rick Holland, Vice President, Strategy, Digital Shadows
The attack on 200,000 plus computers across more than 120 countries around the world by the WannaCry ransomware certainly got the attention of governments, media, consumers and law enforcement. But the actual impact could have been so much worse.
Much ink is still being expended trying to determine who was ......read more
Fortinet and SentinelOne Deliver a Joint Security Solution to Address Today’s Most Advanced Persistent Threats
DUBAI, UAE, June 6, 2017: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, and SentinelOne, the company transforming endpoint protection, today announced a Fabric Ready partnership to deliver SentinelOne’s next-generation ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 6th June, 2017: Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today announced a new addition to its location-based services portfolio that helps organizations easily track valued assets, resulting in improved organizational efficiency and lower capital and operational costs associated with misplaced assets. The Aruba asset tracking solution is fully integrated into the ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 6th June, 2017: Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today announced a new enterprise core and aggregation switch and the industry’s most advanced operating system, ArubaOS-CX, designed for modern mobility, cloud, and IoT requirements. Taking a leap beyond today’s antiquated switching platforms, the Aruba 8400 Core Switch Series and ArubaOS-CX are ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 05th June 2017: Countries across the GCC are on a quest to redefine their future especially when it comes down to being socially and environmentally responsible with many countries investing billions to support a variety of sustainable initiatives.
According to the EY report ‘Power transactions and trends: 2016 review and 2017 outlook’, it was reported that ......read more
The partnership will facilitate card printing solutions on the self-served machine KeyKIOSK
Dubai, June 5, 2017: KeyBS, a dynamic solution provider and systems integrator company, and a fully owned subsidiary of Arabi Holding Group, has announced a strategic partnership with Evolis, the global leader personalization systems for plastic cards. The partnership will enable the instant ......read more
RIYADH, KSA, 5th June, 2017– A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), a Secure Application Services™ company, today announced its vThunder Virtual Appliance is now available via the STC Cloud. According to the terms of the agreement, STC Cloud will sell A10 vThunder Cloud offerings as a service for public use environments.
STC Cloud represented by Khalid Al-Ashaikh, Director Cloud Commercials at ......read more
Customers to benefit from Free Shipping on all Fulfilled by SOUQ product orders over AED150
Online shopping in the region is set to experience upward trajectory during the holy month
Exclusive 10,000 Ramadan deals
4th June 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: 2017 has been declared the Year of Giving in the UAE and SOUQ.com supports the National agenda by encouraging residents to ......read more
Huawei Honor records 10.52 million units sold in China Q1 2017
Dubai, UAE, June 4, 2017: honor, the leading smartphone e-brand from Huawei has reported strong quarterly results with 10.52 million units sold in China Q1 2017.
Honor has achieved strong business momentum both globally and across the Middle East in the last four months. It kicked off the year with the ......read more
Company adds Item Management to its HID Location Services and launches new HID Condition Monitoring Services that analyze equipment performance and health
DUBAI, UAE, June 4, 2017 – HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced its extended portfolio of innovative Internet of Things solutions (IoT) with its latest offerings that help ......read more
Cairo, Egypt: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, announced today the appointment of Miss. Noura Hassan as the country manager for Trend Micro Egypt with immediate effect.
Noura Hassan joins Trend Micro at a time when cybersecurity is a major concern for IT managers and decision makers in Egypt. Noura Hassan brings a wealth of in-depth ......read more
HPE Flexible Capacity consumption model chosen to support rapid demand for online services
Riyadh, 31 May 2017: HPE today announced that Sejel Technology had selected HPE Synergy composable infrastructure platform for their data center transformation. HPE Synergy has been chosen by Sejel Technology to meet the service levels required by the Ministry of Haj and Umra, which oversees the ......read more
SonicWall, the trusted security partner protecting more than one million networks worldwide, announced today that Michael Berg has joined the company as Senior Director of Channel Sales with a focus on Europe. As the latest addition to SonicWall’s worldwide Sales and Channel team, Berg will enhance the company’s strong relationships with the European channel and enable SonicWall to ......read more
Annual cybercrime costs predicted to rise to $6 trillion by 2021
Wannacry malware affected 150 countries and infected over 200,000 computers
Saeed Al Dhaheri: CIOs must convince their leadership of taking cybersecurity seriously
Abdulqader Obaid Ali: Organizations need to develop a culture of security
DUBAI, May 30, 2017: Cyber-attacks are inevitable and companies have no option ......read more
COMPANY CONTINUES TO DEMONSTRATE ADVANCEMENT OF FLASH MEMORY WITH INTRODUCTION OF NEW 3D NAND SSDS
Dubai, UAE, May 30, 2017: Western Digital Corporation (“Western Digital”) (NASDAQ: WDC), a global data storage technology and solutions leader, today announced the world’s first client solid state drives built with its 64-layer 3D NAND technology. This technology milestone ......read more
Recognized for Effective Marketing Creatively Demonstrating Key Product Feature
DUBAI, May 30, 2017: Proving that a washing machines can be the star of a viral video, LG Electronics’ House of Cards video was the recipient of an AME Award in the category of branded entertainment. One of the most prestigious industry honors, the AME (Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness) Awards ......read more
Featuring a 4,500mAh Battery, LG’s Largest, for Hours of Smartphone Entertainment and Productivity
DUBAI, May 28, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) begins rolling out its LG X power2 1 smartphone this month in markets around the world starting in North America followed by key target markets in Asia, Europe, Latin America and other regions.
The LG X power2 is a mass-tier phone targeting ......read more
Dubai, UAE: Arrow Electronics, Inc., (NYSE: ARW) announced that it will showcase a range of enterprise cybersecurity solutions at the Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference 2017 to be held from 21-23, May in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Cybersecurity threats and attacks are getting increasingly advanced and persistent.
A recent World Economic Forum (WEF) report listed ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 28th May, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Codenvy, provider of cloud-native development tools that enable developers to more easily create modern container-based and cloud-native applications. By adding Codenvy to its existing portfolio of developer ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 28, 2017– Digital Shadows, the industry leader in digital risk management, today unveiled research into some of the main techniques cybercriminals are using to target organizations using stolen credentials which have been reused across a variety of sites and online forums. The report “Protect Your Customer and Employee Accounts: 7 Ways To Mitigate The Growing Risks Of ......read more
Digital adaptable technology with seamless integration
Newly launched app supports environmental sustainability
Dubai, UAE, May 27, 2017: eFatoora, a smart and sustainable solution, is being launched in Dubai following lab testing and pilots with key partners in the UAE. eFatoora offers an effortless, non-disruptive experience to consumers. The launch of eFatoora complements the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 27 May 2017: In the year of giving, du continues its support of communities this Ramadan, and that includes demonstrating ways that #kindnessliveson for its new and existing customers through sharing, and goodwill. In the spirit of Ramadan, du is placing the family firmly at the centre with its seasonal specials: giving free movies to its home customers, discounting postpaid ......read more
Eiffel Tower named most photographed landmark in Sony Mobile’s Top 30 list while Burj Khalifa has been photographed more times than the Colosseum and Burj Al Arab snapped more times than Buckingham Palace
The research, compiled using Instagram data, revealed that 47% of people are bored of seeing the same shots, and 52% of people more likely to ‘like’ a composition ......read more
Released at marquee industry event IoT World Forum, the survey data also reveals keys to IoT success
Dubai, 27 May, 2017 – IDC predicts that the worldwide installed base of Internet of Things (IoT) endpoints will grow from 14.9 billion at the end of 2016 to more than 82 billion in 20251. At this rate, the Internet of Things may soon be as indispensable as the Internet ......read more
du continues partnership with DIHQA
Dubai, UAE, 25th May 2017: As the official sponsor of the 21st annual Dubai International Holy Quran Award (DIHQA), du will once again broadcast the competition to viewers across the Middle East, North African and Europe. Furthermore, viewers will have the opportunity to watch the Awards on du IPTV and du View, giving them the flexibility of watching the ......read more
Dubai Unites Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704) a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced it has appointed Global Knowledge, the world’s largest IT training company, to provide training to all its partners and customers across Middle East and Africa. These training programs and courses will be offered to industry professionals looking to ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 25 May 2017: Family, food, culture and traditions are key elements that are of central focus during the holy month of Ramadan and now with smart appliances, homemakers are able to take advantage of trendsetting technology to prepare meals that healthy, delicious and perfect for not just a home for today, but for a smart home of the future.
Ramadan is the season whereby ......read more
RBBi honoured with four prestigious awards
24 May 2017, Dubai-UAE - Red Blue Blur Ideas (RBBi), the first accredited usability & digital marketing consultancy in the Middle East was honoured with four prestigious awards at the 2017 MENA Search Awards. The awards celebrate the expertise, talent and achievements of the search industry and is regarded as the premier celebration of SEO, ......read more
23 May 2017
Dubai, UAE - InfoFort, an Aramex company and leading information management solution provider in the Middle East and Africa, has unveiled a new logo designed using the recently launched ‘Dubai’ typeface.
In homage to the emirate’s vision to become a leader in innovation and smart technology, InfoFort announced that it has also adopted the ......read more
The QLED TV is world’s first television to reproduce 100 percent color volume thanks to new and advanced Quantum Dot technology
Dubai, UAE – May 23, 2017: Samsung Gulf Electronics launched the much anticipated QLED TV at its Experience Store in Dubai Media City on May 23, 2017. During the event, Samsung held a product demonstration for media guests, which further showcased ......read more
Attributed to Kevin Cha, President, LG Electronics, Middle East & Africa
DUBAI, May 23, 2017: Smartphones are getting smarter every year. Today’s smartphone’s are no more bulky. They are slim, smaller and easy to carry around. The screen is crystal clear and it’s a pleasure to see pictures and watch movies. Some of the cameras in high-end phones are as powerful as a ......read more
Autonomous, mobile kiosks will move themselves to where they are needed in the airport
Dubai, UAE, May 23, 2017: SITA Lab, which explores the future of technology in air travel, has unveiled KATE, an intelligent check-in kiosk that will autonomously move to busy or congested areas in the airport as needed, promising to relegate check-in queues to the past.
Using various ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced that it has joined WatchGuard Technologies as a Gold Technology Alliance Partner. WatchGuard Technologies’ firewall appliances and ManageEngine's firewall reporting tool, Firewall Analyzer, now work together to allow small to midsize companies (SMBs) and distributed enterprises to effectively report, manage, ......read more
Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions, today announced that it will participate in GISEC 2017 in Dubai, to showcase its award winning Unity EdgeConnect SD WAN solution.
Silver Peak will participate in partnership with Gulf IT to demonstrate the latest features and capabilities of its EdgeConnect SD-WAN solution.
Silver Peak will exhibit in Zaabeel ......read more
The latest member of Dubai Police is ready to serve and protect - and he's super ‘smart’
Dubai, UAE – 21 May 2017: Dubai Police has welcomed a new member on to its force. He doesn't need a visa, medical insurance or hours of training, and he is ready to engage with Dubai’s residents and millions of tourists across the city’s streets.
The ......read more
- Company’s commitment and technological expertise with OLED technology helps take lead in the premium TV market and continues to earn rave reviews
- Middle East & Africa markets all set to receive the 2017 LG OLED TVs soon
DUBAI, May 21, 2017 — Being at the forefront of OLED development and production - as the world's ......read more