Dubai, April 25, 2017 — With GCC cities aiming to become smarter and more connected, and with airports expecting to become friendlier and less stressful for travelers, artificial intelligence and robotic personal assistants appear to be seamlessly entering public spaces and even the home, marking 2017 as the year consumers have begun embracing a future founded on smart technology.
LG has been at the forefront of developing robotic technologies that incorporate deep learning for the smart city and home, ensuring usability is at its best and that the consumer continues to be connected.
“Once viewed merely as machines capable of performing automated work, robots were typically used to complete tasks that required incredible precision or were too dangerous for humans to do themselves,” said Yong Geun Choi, ......read more
• Mobile subscribers now total 8.3 million
Dubai, UAE, 25 April 2017: Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC (“du”) today published its financial results for the first quarter of 2017 showing a 2.5% rise in revenue to AED 3.17 billion. Net Profit before royalty decreased by 16.7% to AED 851.2 million, compared with Q1 2016
(AED Millions) First Quarter Analysis
Q1 2016 Q1 2017 % change
Revenue (AEDm) 3,089.6 3,166.4 2.5%
Fixed line revenue (AEDm) 630.3 679.9 7.9%
Mobile revenue ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 24, 2017: Global Innovations, a leading provider of automation solution for the travel and tourism trade starts with success during the Arabian Travel Market 2017 First Day Exhibition, the market leading, international travel & tourism event unlocking business potential within the Middle East
Tourism destinations from around the world showcase a diverse range of accommodation options, breath taking tourism attractions, travel technology and key airline routes.
This four-day (April 24-27, 2017) internationally recognised event will showcase a diverse range of accommodation options, breathtaking tourism attractions, travel technology and key airline routes from highly sought after tourism destinations from around the world.
Global Innovations is a leading Travel Technology & Solutions company ......read more
Make-A-Wish Singapore is the beneficiary of PCCW Global’s 4th annual charity run
24 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, announces that Make-A-Wish Singapore is the beneficiary of its annual charity run to be held on May 24 at Gardens by the Bay (Silver Leaf). Funds raised will be used to assist Make-A-Wish Singapore in fulfilling the wishes and dreams of children with life-threatening medical conditions.
PCCW Global has a strong commitment to the communities in which it operates and its Singapore Charity Run is a highlight of the company’s corporate social responsibility program. The Charity Run is open to the public and to teams registered by corporations and partners in the telecommunications industry. It ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced, that its next-generation anti-ransomware CryptoGuard technology is now available with its SophosServer Protection products. With this optimization, Sophos Server Protection now has signature-less detection capabilities to combat ransomware - similar to Sophos Intercept X for endpoints. In September 2016, Sophos launched SophosIntercept X with CryptoGuard, which stop the spontaneous encryption of data by ransomware within seconds of detection.
By adding CryptoGuard to server security, Sophos is closing a critical gap by preventing ransomware attacks that could come in through rogue, guest or remote access users or other weaknesses in a company’s network. For example, if a company allows bring-your-own-laptops on the network, remote access for ......read more
• Interactive demos and discussions to help customers embrace digitalization
• Digital solutions could pave the way for more efficient and accessible energy
• Siemens’ technology is responsible for generating over 50% of Oman’s electricity
24 April 2017- Dubai, UAE: With digitalization driving a transformational shift across the power and water industry, Siemens will be showcasing an array of innovative technologies in the fields of power generation and services; digital solutions as well as industrial and automation software at the Oman Energy and Water Exhibition and Conference. The company will have leading executives discussing how digitalization and innovations in technology are making the power and water industry more affordable, ......read more
School of Engineering Green Jam Team Heads to PAN MEA Semi-Finals
Dubai, April 19, 2017: We have our winners! The School of Engineering at the American University in Dubai AUD is proud to announce its students Jamil El Helou, Abdulrahman Bin Haider and Mohamed Hassan, Green Jam team members, winning 1st Place at Microsoft’s UAE Imagine Cup 2017, and receiving a $15,000 cash prize and a place in the semi-finals in Beirut.
Their project “Dubai Recycling Initiative” aims to turn recycling into second-nature for citizens of the future, through a reward system that encourages users to recycle on a daily basis. By placing automated recycle stations at target areas, users can take their consumer recyclable materials to the recycle station, log in using their Emirates ID, and place their recyclable materials in the ......read more
18 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: It’s 2017 and around the world, companies and industries are making steps towards sustainable, socially responsible solutions and practices. Gone are the days of advanced technologies being reserved for the world’s most privileged patrons; now, as humanitarian and environmental movements continue to gain global attention, the companies that create and provide these technologies are realigning their sights. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become a top priority for organizations everywhere – and in the ICT industry, it has proven to be especially important.
A strong example of a nation adopting greater social responsibilities is the UAE, with the recently announced vision by His Royal Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan as the Year of Giving 2017. Where the main focus ......read more
• Accreditation permits Certificate Authorities within DarkMatter’s Public Key Infrastructure operations to issue certificates to secure high-performance computer resources and supercomputer nodes
Abu Dhabi and Dubai, UAE – 18 April 2017
DarkMatter, the international cyber security firm headquartered in the UAE, announces its accreditation by the Interoperable Global Trust Federation (IGTF) at the EUGridPMA meeting held at the Galileo Galilei Institute for Theoretical Physics in Florence, Italy.
The accreditation permits certain Certificate Authorities within DarkMatter’s Public Key Infrastructure operations to issue certificates to secure high-performance computer resources and supercomputer nodes that are being used to advance the very boundaries of modern science. Researchers ......read more
Dubai, 16th April 2017: E-Vision, a fully owned subsidiary of Etisalat, signed a strategic partnership with MBC Group to obtain exclusive rights to distribute MBC channels in the UAE.
This strategic announcement makes E-Vision the point of contact for distribution of MBC channels in the UAE. Therefore, any platform that wishes to carry or renew carriage of MBC channels in the UAE will need to enter into contract with E-Vision for that purpose.
Under this agreement, E-vision further empowers Etisalat’s eLife with more TV channels and programmes from the region.
Starting from this month, eLife will be offering two additional channels from MBC, namely MBC+ VARIETY and MBC+ DRAMA which will be available on eLife and eLife ON App.
Additionally, eLife customers will enjoy an exclusive channel that will be launched by MBC and ......read more
The HIT® solar panel’s low-temperature coefficient provides high-efficiency even in intense heat
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 16, 2017
One of the highest efficiency solar panels in the world will be displayed Saudi Arabia Renewable Energy Investment Forum (SAREIF) 2017 by Al AbdulKarim Holding with Panasonic. Panasonic Marketing Middle East and Africa (PMMAF), in collaboration with its local partner Al AbdulKarim Holding (AKH), is showcasing the product at the event organised at Four Seasons Hotel, Riyadh on 17-18 April 2017.
The HIT solar cells have achieved the world record for highest efficiency of 25.6% in 2014. It is an ideal solution for power generation for a variety of applications both for residences and commercial buildings. In addition, to HIT® N330/N325 Powerful model, the Japanese manufacturer is ......read more
Waterproof MKE 2 elements microphone can go anywhere a GoPro HERO4 goes for amazing audio – even in extreme conditions
The retail price for the MKE 2 ELEMENTS mic is AED 800.
The MKE2 ELEMENTS mic will be available in the UAE by July 2017.
Dubai, UAE, 16 April 2017 – If you’re going on an adventure, you probably already have an ultra-tough action camera ready to capture the action. Now, thanks to the MKE 2 elements from audio specialist Sennheiser, you don’t have to leave great sound behind. Designed to be tough enough to go wherever your action camera can, the new GoPro-verified microphone for HERO4 Black and Silver cameras lets you capture incredible high-quality sound, whether you’re recording during a skiing holiday or want to take the microphone with you when surfing. The MKE 2 elements ......read more
April 16, 2017 – Dubai: Etisalat today signed an agreement with Al Fardan Exchange, one of the oldest and most established names in the UAE remittance market, to improve customer experience and provide convenient seamless payment solutions across the country.
The agreement signing ceremony was held today at Etisalat Head Office in the presence of senior executives from Etisalat and Al Fardan Exchange. The partnership reflects the focus of both entities on customer satisfaction and accessibility.
Ahmed Al Awadi, CFO of Etisalat, said: “Etisalat is committed to offering our customers choice by providing a range of innovative solutions and striking the right partnerships. Today’s agreement with Al Fardan Exchange will expand our network of payment partners in the UAE making it more accessible for ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 16, 2017 — HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ), the global leader in printing, today announced its new A3 multifunction printers (MFPs) in the UAE. This next generation portfolio is designed to provide qualified channel partners the ability to offer higher levels of customization that meet a wider range of customers’ printing needs.
The new A3 portfolio transforms today’s copier experience for customers and service professionals by offering advanced security features unmatched in the marketplace , affordable color via HP’s PageWide printing technology, and longer device uptime via HP’s Smart Device Services technology.
“We set out to offer our partners a robust portfolio of A3 MFPs with disruptive technologies and a range of finishing options to meet current and future ......read more
New DSLR leverages its award-winning D7000 series pedigree, while introducing advanced imaging technologies in a lighter, compact body to keep up with a photographer’s adventures
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 13, 2017: Nikon Middle East FZE announces the launch of Nikon D7500, a camera designed to fuel the passion of photographers. Nikon’s newest DX-format DSLR combines the performance of class-leading DSLR photography with outstanding agility and operability, creating endless possibilities for core photography enthusiasts and those on a quest to perfect their craft.
“Intended to inspire budding photographers and video enthusiasts, the new D7500 builds on the DNA of the DX-format flagship D500 with the same high-performance EXPEED 5 image-processing engine. This Nikon DSLR, significantly improved ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 13 April 2017 – LG Electronics (LG) introduced its new line-up of OLED signage at its inaugural LG Signage Design Summit last night. Featuring the open-frame OLED signage, the 88-inch Ultra-Stretch display and the In-Glass wallpaper OLED, the new collection of display products is now set to transform the once static commercial design industry into a visually dynamic and highly engaging sector that is driven by creative excellence.
Held at the Armani Hotel at the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, UAE, the LG Signage Design Summit was conceived to showcase how design and display converge as well as highlight how LG is the forerunner for this change. The event welcomed a plethora of seasoned professionals that consisted of designers, architects, engineers, contractors, retailers and experience creators across the region to ......read more
25-Percent Capacity Boost, Support for Up to 64 HD Cameras Equips Systems for Always-On, 4K-Ready Surveillance
Dubai, UAE, April 12, 2017: Western Digital Corporation (“Western Digital”) (NASDAQ: WDC), a storage industry leader, today announced the availability of the WD Purple™ 10TB HDD, the newest member of its high-capacity hard drive line for surveillance applications. According the IHS Markit, anticipated growth of 4K-compliant and high-resolution network cameras over the next few years is driving higher demand for surveillance-class storage to support systems featuring these technologies*. With increased capacity and proven leading-edge technology, the WD Purple 10TB HDD is optimized for 24x7 video surveillance systems and up to 64 high-definition (HD) cameras in home and small business security ......read more
UAE United Nations Ambassador opens inaugural ‘Enabling through Connectivity’ event in Geneva and stresses importance of satellite communications in humanitarian efforts
Abu Dhabi, UAE 12 April 2017: Under the patronage of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates, UAE-based satellite operator, Yahsat and the UAE Permanent Mission to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations in Geneva, hosted a one-day forum in Geneva, to discuss Yahsat’s initiative to support humanitarian emergency response and sustainable development projects around the world. Yahsat was supported by its service partner, IEC Telecom, a leading telecommunications operator.
Dignitaries at the event included His Excellency Ambassador Obaid Salem Al Zaabi ......read more
Over 180 media & influencers from Middle East & Africa could shoot their first Super slow motion video during #Xperia960 event.
Xperia XZ Premium will be available across the region at the end of May and will be priced in a range of AED 2600-2800.
Dubai, 11th April 2017: Sony Mobile Communications MEA showcased its latest award-winning smartphone, Xperia XZ Premium, for more than 180 select media and influencers from the Middle East and Africa region at its exclusive #Xperia960 event in Dubai. The largest event of its kind, #Xperia960 brought to life the world’s 1st Super slow motion video capture via a smartphone at 960 fps (frames per second). This is four times slower than can be shot on any other smartphone. Super slow motion captures details that the human eye can’t see.
#Xperia960 event ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 10 April 2017: ALE, operating under the Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise brand, has introduced its hybrid communications blueprint to help businesses adopt Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS). Rainbow™ Connected Platform, the ALE “relationship machine”, is an overlay service that connects ALE and third-party communications platforms in a hybrid approach, enabling businesses to protect and leverage existing systems while accessing new unified communication services.
The new Rainbow Connector links any PBX (ALE or non-ALE) to the cloud and extends Rainbow UC capabilities (IM, Voice, Video, Screen and File sharing) as it enables calling via the PSTN, with Rainbow assuring call completion beyond the Rainbow community.
ALE is introducing OTEC-S, a multi-tenant cloud-based offer aimed at ......read more
Saudi Arabia is one of the biggest regional markets that embraces digital transformation and opens up to cloud computing
Dubai, UAE - April 10, 2017: Yvolv, a JV company by Alibaba Cloud and Meraas has signed a strategic partnership agreement with DOITC, IT integrator in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and multidimensional IT service provider. In order to support the country’s digital transformation journey and digital commerce evolution, Yvolv will be providing its Saudi customers through its collaboration with DOITC.
As Middle East and North Africa public cloud spend is projected to hit $2bn by 2020 according to the latest Gartner report, KSA represents one of the most strategic markets for Yvolv, encouraged by the latest developments in Saudi Arabia’s Draft Cloud Computing Regulations.
“Saudi Arabia ......read more
HONOR 6X comes to the rescue providing reprieve from the electronics ban in flights with an enhanced business and entertainment experience.
Dubai, UAE, April 10, 2017 – The recent ban on larger electronics on flights can make long-haul travel seem unimaginably arduous for the digital natives, techie-trendsetters, on-the-go entrepreneurs and millennial parents of today. With the modern traveller’s need to stay connected and able to work from any destination, the honor 6X from Huawei’s number one smartphone brand, honor, comes to the rescue to take care of all your work and entertainment needs in-flight, within a single device.
The honor 6X’s ability to run multiple business and entertainment applications, combined with its long-lasting battery life, make it the ultimate travel accessory for ......read more
Abu Dhabi, April 10, 2017: Etisalat’s shareholders today backed the board’s recommendation to pay full 2016 dividends of 80 fils per share during the annual general meeting held at the company’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi.
Key Financial and Developments Highlights for 2016
• Aggregate subscriber base reached 162 million.
• Consolidated revenues amounted to AED 52.4 billion and increased year over year by 2%.
• Consolidated EBITDA totaled AED 26.3 billion, resulting in EBITDA margin of 50%.
• Consolidated net profit after Federal Royalty amounted to AED 8.4 billion resulting in a net profit margin of 16% and increased year over year by 2%.
• Final dividend payout of 40 fils per share for 2016, ......read more
The flagship smartphone featuring bold new screen aspect ratio, ergonomic excellence, minimalist design, and superb durability will be available across the UAE for AED 2,599/-
Dubai, April 9, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) today launched its flagship G6 smartphone in the United Arab Emirates. LG’s newest smartphone features a bold new display format complimented by a cinematic viewing experience, exceptional screen to body ratio, wide-angle camera and more. Designed in response to consumer feedback and user opinions, the G6 is a back-to-basics approach to premium smartphones, with a focus on the features consumers want, most notably a big screen that actually fits in one hand.
“The first response from global consumers and our regional partners to the LG G6 has been phenomenal. We are very excited about the LG G6 ......read more
MY PASSPORT® SSD, THE FASTEST WD PORTABLE DRIVE, EVER, OFFERS CONSUMERS POWERFUL PERFORMANCE IN A SLEEK, COMPACT DESIGN
Dubai, UAE, April 9, 2017 – Western Digital Corporation, (NASDAQ: WDC), a global storage technology and solutions leader, today introduced its fastest WD® brand portable drive yet, the My Passport™ SSD. Featuring blazing-fast speeds and award-winning design, the new My Passport SSD compliments the company’s leading portfolio of My Passport palm-sized storage devices. Designed for content creators and tech enthusiasts, the new My Passport SSD combines exceptional speed and portability to manage massive files on the go.
“The WD brand is focused on delivering fresh, new personal storage devices that offer amazing performance in a beautiful, yet durable ......read more
HintHunt Dubai, the leading escape game in the UAE according to Tripadvisor, has launched the first mission game concept in the Middle East, the Submarine. Unlike any other escape game, the Submarine theme has two different missions within one room, thus allowing it to be played twice.
Players get to experience what it feels like to be in a real submarine and swim through the riddles and clues ......read more
Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority receives the award for Best Mobile Government Services for Tourism category
Abu Dhabi, UAE. February 15, 2017: Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has won top honours at the ‘Best Mobile Government Service Awards’ at the World Government Summit Awards for the new, improved version of its Visit Abu Dhabi ......read more
Fortinet Invests in Aspiring IT Security Professionals to Help Address the Cybersecurity Skills Gap
Dubai, UAE., February 14, 2017: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced that they are providing universal access to their Network Security Expert (NSE) training and certification program making it broadly available and free of ......read more
Abu Dhabi, February 13, 2017: Global technology leader Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is set to showcase the latest advanced technology solutions at IDEX 2017, leading defense exhibition and conference, taking place in Abu Dhabi between 19 -23 February. The global leader in security and aerospace will display its latest portfolio of products and solutions, from tactical aircraft to integrated ......read more
LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style Offer Freedom and Elegance for Today’s Connected Consumer
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 13, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) and Google will officially unveil the world’s first smartwatches to come preloaded with the Android Wear 2.0™ operating system. LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style begin their global rollout in the United States ......read more
DarkMatter’s advancement into the Defence sector is being overseen by Hisham Fadel, recently appointed Senior Vice President of Special Projects
DarkMatter will showcase law enforcement and defence-related cyber security tools and capabilities at IDEX 2017
Abu Dhabi and Dubai, UAE – 13 February, 2017: DarkMatter, the international cyber security firm ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 13, 2017: Treat your mom or the mother of your children on this special occasion with headphones that are perfectly suited for her personality!
For the travel bug
For the working moms who are always away on business trips or for the moms who can’t live without a getaway every few months! The Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless turns every travel journey into a ......read more
DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, 13.02.2017– LexisNexis® Entity Insight, a proactive risk management tool driven by a PESTLE-analysis framework, will help procurement, supply chain and compliance professionals stay alert to potential business risks.
LexisNexis® Business Insight Solutions (BIS) —a leading provider of content and technology solutions— today unveils ......read more
DUBAI, UAE – 13th February, 2017 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced a collaborative research and education agreement with Boston University (BU), an internationally recognized institution of higher education and research, to advance research and education on open source and emerging technologies, including cloud ......read more
Industry commitment to strategic technology investments and robust business processes key to benefitting from Big Data analytics, says Honeywell
Honeywell’s proven automation technologies and capabilities can enable manufacturing evolution to Industrial Internet of Things
Survey of 200 executives indicates most manufacturers plan to increase investments in data analytics over ......read more
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, February 12, 2017: Rockwell Collins will be demonstrating advancements in avionics, networking, Joint Fires™, and simulation & training solutions at IDEX 2017, the Middle East’s premier defense expo, taking place Feb. 19-23.
“Rockwell Collins has continued to increase its strategic focus in the Middle East region as a full ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced the launch of Cloud Security Plus, its log analysis and auditing solution for multi-cloud environments. Available immediately, Cloud Security Plus empowers enterprises to bolster public cloud security by collecting, monitoring and analyzing log information from both the Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) ......read more
SonicWall enhances its security portfolio, introducing innovations in email security and next-generation firewall solutions to protect against the newest threats in 2017.
SonicWall Email Security 9.0 with Capture Advanced Threat Protection Service provides comprehensive next-generation email security protection to prevent ransomware and emerging zero-day attacks.
The Email Security ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Invincea, a visionary provider of next-generation malware protection. Invincea’s endpoint security portfolio is designed to detect and prevent unknown malware and sophisticated attacks via its patented deep learning neural-network algorithms. It has been ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 9, 2017: Ericsson is demonstrating its latest innovative solutions at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 from February 27th to March 2nd in Barcelona, Spain with special focus on 5G, platforms and services for IT, Cloud, Networks, TV & Media, connected solutions for industries and the Internet of Things.
Anything can happen on the digital frontier, a ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates– 09 February, 2017 – R&M, the globally active Swiss developer and supplier of cabling systems for high-end network infrastructures, today introduced its new R&MinteliPhy system for Netscale. This next generation of automated infrastructure management (AIM) for the world’s highest density fiber solutions now runs in continuous self-testing mode ......read more
The volume of unique malware samples declined to 60 million, a 6.25 percent decrease.
Point-of-sale malware creation declined by 93 percent since 2014.
Secure Sockets Layer/Transport Layer Security encrypted traffic increased by 38 percent year-over-year.
Cyber criminals shifted their focus to new threats, including ransomware attacks which grew by 167x year-over-year.
Internet of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 8, 2017: As the introduction of ubiquitous 5G technology approaches, understanding its use cases and defining the deployment strategies are going to be the key to integrating it on a large-scale, accessible basis. As technology with the potential to revolutionize almost every aspect of modern life for governments, industries, enterprises, and individuals, operators must ......read more
New Model Enables Cost-Effective System Configuration, Allowing Single-Operator
Control of up to 100 Cameras, Memory Recall, and PTZ Speed Adjustments
Dubai, UAE, February 8, 2017: Sony’s new RM-IP500 remote controller gives operators easier and more intuitive control of its latest pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) cameras in a range of applications including lecture capture ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates– February 08, 2017- Epicor Software Corporation, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, today announced that Havelock AHI, a leading interior manufacturer and fit-out contractor, has implemented the next-generation Epicor ERP (enterprise resource planning) solution across its six locations in the GCC (gulf ......read more
UAE, February 08, 2017 - Alpha Data, the UAE’s leading systems integrator and one of the longest-standing IT companies in the country, recently completed work on hosting the E-Commerce portal of Global Village, the region’s leading multicultural festival park, at its ‘Alpha Cloud’ Public Cloud Service.
Global Village is claimed to be the region’s largest ......read more
Middle East, 8 February 2017 – NEC Display Solutions Europe today launched the EX341R, a 34-inch curved widescreen desktop monitor. Ideal for applications in high-end offices and financial trading floors, the monitor is developed for industries where large displays are central to the user’s day-to-day activities. The seamless 80cm curved screen provides a wide and flexible working ......read more
Revenue and Billings Up 22% in Fourth Quarter, Company Improves Profitability on GAAP and non-GAAP Basis
Fourth Quarter 2016 Highlights
Revenue of $362.8 million, up 22% year over year
Billings of $463.4 million, up 22% year over year1
GAAP diluted net income per share $0.14
Non-GAAP diluted net income per share grew 67% year over year to $0.301
Cash flow from operations of $101.0 ......read more
Ericsson participated as one of the sponsors of the 7th edition of BITEX Bahrain, which was held on the 7th, 8th and 9th of February 2017
This platform saw Ericsson demonstrate their new 5G, IOT and Cloud software to the public
BITEX provided Ericsson the perfect opportunity to exhibit their Digital Transformation Journey
Dubai, UAE, February 7, 2017: Ericsson presented its ......read more
Herisau, 07 February 2017– HUBER+SUHNER, leading international manufacturer and supplier of components and systems for electrical and optical connectivity, will demonstrate its wide range of ground-breaking defence products and solutions at the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) 2017 in Abu Dhabi.
Providing a complete offering that meets current and future ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced it has been placed highest and furthest in the Leaders quadrant for ability to execute and completeness of vision in Gartner, Inc.’s 2017 Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms (EPP). The company has been named by Gartner as a Leader in ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 7th February, 2017 – Kodak Alaris’ Information Management division has received four prestigious awards from Buyers Laboratory LLC (BLI), the leading provider of independent test-based analytical information and competitive intelligence for the global digital imaging industry. The company earned the 2017 Scanner Line of the Year award for the superior performance of its ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced that Gartner, Inc., has once again positioned Sophos as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms1 (EPP). With the recently launched next-generation anti-exploit product Sophos Intercept X and the continued enhancement of the cloud-based management platform Sophos Central, ......read more
The best poses to win Samsung’s all-new Galaxy A5
Dubai, UAE, February 6, 2017: Getting everyone’s hearts thumping along with the music at Red Fest DXB this weekend, Samsung’s giant trampoline got festival goers active and striking incredible #iamlikethis poses against great backgrounds. Participants were encouraged to share their videos across social media ......read more
The canister type bagless MC-CL560 series offer long lasting suction power with the unique mega cyclone system
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Panasonic Marketing Middle East and Africa (PMMAF) has launched the latest line up of vacuum cleaners, MC-CL 565, MC-CL 563, and MC-CL 561, which are successors to the company’s popular bagless canister model MC-CL 48 series, in Middle East & ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 6, 2017: We know that the most romantic holiday of the year can be the most frantic one too. With everyone trying to figure out what to buy for their special someone, choosing the perfect gift can be a difficult and tricky task. Well it’s time to put that teddy bear down and get your loved one something they’ll cherish as much as they do you.
2016 ......read more
Sony Global Ambassador Davide Monteleone to highlight his photography journey
Dubai, UAE, February 6, 2017: Dubai, United Arab Emirates: In a week designed to inspire, challenge, and connect photographers and enthusiasts from all over the world, Sony Middle East and Africa is hosting the Sony Photo Friday at Gulf Photo Plus (GPP) Photo Week 2017. GPP Photo Plus is the first and longest ......read more
Dubai, UAE - 6 February, 2017: BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global software leader in securing, connecting and mobilizing enterprises, is announcing its next major agreement to license BlackBerry software and services for the production of secure BlackBerry Android handsets in more global markets including India, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh.
The exclusive, ......read more
du customers can now process their payment transactions and cardholder data more safely and securely with the PCI-DSS Compliance
Dubai, 5th February, 2017: In line with its efforts to digitise its services to create a secure e-commerce environment, du has increased the security of its payment gateway with Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DDS) compliance. This ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 1st February, 2017– The use of mobile technology in and out of the workplace is making a positive impact on the productivity and job satisfaction of healthcare employees, according to research conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) and sponsored by Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company.
The findings suggest that nearly six in ten (59%) of workers report ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 2, 2017: BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), today announced that BlackBerry Secure, the company’s comprehensive approach to security addressing the entire enterprise from end point to end point, is now able to help organizations protect personnel during a crisis without language becoming a barrier when response time is critical. In addition to ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 1st February, 2017 — Infoblox Inc., the network control company that provides Actionable Network Intelligence, today announced the global availability of Infoblox ActiveTrust® Cloud. Delivered as a service, ActiveTrust Cloud addresses the needs of global enterprises with a mobile workforce and growing branch offices which often don’t have dedicated IT staff or ......read more
Sony announces new 5,000lm WUXGA VPL-PHZ10 and 5,000lm WXGA VPL-PWZ10 Z-Phosphor™ laser light source projectors
Dubai, UAE, February 1st, 2017: Sony is announcing the expansion of its range of laser light source (Z-Phosphor) projectors by introducing two new generation models aimed at making laser technology more cost-effective than ever to the installation market, from classrooms ......read more
Fortinet Announces Security Fabric Capabilities to Arm Enterprises with Visibility and Control to Defend Against Rising Threats from IoT
Dubai, UAE., February 1, 2017: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced the extension of the Fortinet Security Fabric to defend enterprises against the exponentially increasing cyber threats ......read more
Wirestorm speeds, simplifies, and streamlines DevOps while boosting productivity and customer satisfaction
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 1, 2017: Wirestorm builds and implements business intelligence, enterprise mobility applications, cloud computing, and technical staffing solutions for Fortune 500 companies. To accelerate and automate its DevOps process, Wirestorm turned to ......read more
Dubai, UAE - February 1, 2017: According to the Cisco® (NASDAQ: CSCO) 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report (ACR), over one-third of organizations that experienced a breach in 2016 reported substantial customer, opportunity and revenue loss of more than 20 percent. Ninety percent of these organizations are improving threat defense technologies and processes after attacks by separating IT and ......read more
Demo conducted in T-Mobile’s Bellevue lab using commercially available LTE network equipment and software from Ericsson
The demo combined advanced 3CC Carrier Aggregation, 4x4 MIMO and 256 QAM functionality on the downlink
Together these latest and most advanced technologies improve network capacity and user experience, bringing the peak speeds of LTE to gigabit range ......read more
Dubai, 31 January, 2017: TPP, the innovative health software provider, has signed a partnership agreement with The Health Bank, after several months of close co-operation to deliver the integrated electronic records software and patient portal. The signing took place during the Arab Health Exhibition on 30th January and was attended by directors from both companies.
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A new survey revealed UAE residents feel more anxious about undergoing a CT scan than any other routine health check1
Unique mobile workflow of Siemens Healthineers’ Somatom go. CT scanners allows medical staff to dispel their patients’ worries and to care for them during the whole process
Dubai, UAE, January 31, 2017: Global medical technology business, Siemens ......read more
Norton shares guidance for Safer Internet Day so parents can help keep their children safe online
Dubai, UAE, 31 January, 2017: Recent research from Norton by Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) reveals that more than eight in ten UAE parents (85 percent) are concerned about their children’s safety on the internet. Half of UAE parents worry their children will be bullied or harassed (49 ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today launched Sophos Phish Threat, an advanced phishing attack simulator and training solution that is fully integrated with the company’s cloud-based security management platform, Sophos Central. With centralized management and automated campaign analysis, Phish Threat dramatically reduces the time and resources required ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 29th January, 2017– Value Added Resellers (VARs) across 15 different technology categories including ECM Hardware, Data Collection/Mobility, Business Continuity/BCDR, Network Security and Managed Services, have recognized Kodak Alaris as one of the Best Channel Vendors for 2017. This is the second consecutive year that Kodak Alaris has been rated as a top channel vendor.
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360° hinge allows for versatile student learning with Laptop, Stand, Tent and Tablet modes
Durable design with pressure-resistant screen, shock-absorbent rubber bumper and spill-resistant keyboard
Up to 13 hours of battery life powers through a full day of school and beyond for uninterrupted learning
Stylus supporting Windows Ink allows for an intuitive way for students ......read more
Focus on Middle East role in Energy Consumption Technologies:
Dubai, UAE, 29 January 2017: A senior delegation headed by HE Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, has headed to Las Vegas, USA, to participate in the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning ......read more
GE Healthcare’s latest advanced solutions designed to accelerate sustainable healthcare development, now on show at Arab Health 2017
As demand for better healthcare grows, GE firmly committed to partnering with governments and private providers to upgrade health infrastructure and build capacity across the region
Tackling breast cancer, GE’s, new Senographe Pristina system, ......read more