Lets IT Admins Provide Better Assistance Using Voice and Video Chat, Remote Registry Access and More
Adds chat options, remote registry access, and multi-monitor support to troubleshooting toolset
Now supports business app deployment for Linux operating systems
Download a free, 30-day trial of Desktop Central
Dubai, UAE— July 20, 2017: ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced the addition of enhanced tools to its endpoint management solution, Desktop Central. Available immediately, these new tools allow IT admins to troubleshoot remote computers using voice and video chat, control multiple monitors while troubleshooting, and manage computers’ registry keys remotely. Desktop Central has expanded the scope of desktop management with support for Linux software deployment as ......read more
DUBAI, July 20, 2017: With the summer holiday season in full fledge across the GCC, families are planning their travels to escape the hard heat. While the goal of any vacation is to unwind and escape from the stresses of day-to-day life, trips abroad can sometimes have the opposite effect as unfamiliarity with the local language and customs prevent travelers from fully enjoying their vacation. Therefore, connected technology that offers reliability, accessibility, portability and security is an essential component of the modern vacation.
Although the ostensible purpose of a vacation is to get away from it all, modern travelers have come to expect connectivity throughout their entire trip, influencing their decisions both while planning and at their destination. According to an annual Honeywell international ......read more
Seasoned industry executive to help telecommunications service providers transform their business and re-architect their networks for the demands of the digital era
Dubai, UAE – July 19, 2017: Cisco announced today that Ali Amer has been appointed Managing Director for Global Service Provider Sales in the Middle East and Africa at Cisco.
In his new role, Ali will be responsible for helping telecommunications service providers transform their networks, businesses and customers’ experiences to capture the opportunities created by the digital era. In addition to driving the segment’s sales strategy and growth across the Middle East and Africa, he will also focus on streamlining business operations, including sales and channel strategy, business development and customer support.
Amer will report to Peter ......read more
LG E7 Picture-on-Glass OLED TV Earns Three Awards for Outstanding Picture Quality and Performance
Dubai, UAE, July 19, 2017: The highly acclaimed LG E7 OLED TV was crowned “2017 King of TV” in the 14th Annual CE Week TV Shootout™ in a competition amongst six contending flagship 4K Ultra HD TV models during CE Week in New York City. This is the fourth consecutive year LG OLED has won at the CE Week Shootout and the first time a single manufacturer has swept all three newly created categories. The 65-inch LG E7 OLED TV combines a unique Picture-on-Glass form factor, the unparalleled picture performance of OLED technology, immersive Dolby Atmos sound and unmatched high dynamic range (HDR) capabilities to deliver outstanding picture quality and an unri-valed home cinema experience.
The CE Week TV ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 19, 2017: Sanjay Dutt, renowned Bollywood actor, revealed his next big gig, as he spoke about his budding passion for photography, in Dubai. The seasoned actor has recently ventured into photography and has decided to kick off his journey in this field with Nikon. After his brief transit in Dubai, he will be travelling to different locations to capture what nature has to offer. Ahead of his trip, he visited Grand stores, to collect his gear, which includes the flagship Nikon D5, AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm F2.8G ED and Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lens.
“I’ve always been fascinated by nature and have recently decided to share my passion with those around me, through photography. I have been researching for a while and have decided to go ahead with Nikon’s D5 camera because ......read more
GCC IoT solutions market to be worth US$11 billion (AED 40.40 billion) by 2025
Dubai, UAE, July 18, 2017: The Internet of Things (IoT) has the potential to unlock up to 11 percent in incremental GDP driving economic growth in the GCC region, according to A. T. Kearney’s latest report, ‘IoT in the GCC: Building a Brighter, More Sustainable Future’. By 2025, the IoT solutions market in the region will be worth US$ 11 billion, generating potential value for the economy of nearly US$ 160 billion; implying that every dollar spent on IoT solutions could produce nearly US$ 14.50 in economic value.
According to the report, the region’s governments have been increasingly investing in next-generation technologies such as IoT, in an effort to move their economies away from heavy reliance on oil. IoT, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 18, 2017: VIACOM International Media Networks (VIMN) is pleased to announce a month of brand new summer stand-up featuring specials, sketch comedies and late night stand-up programing on Comedy Central HD, the world’s number one comedy network (OSN Channel No. 207) this August.
Starting 8 August, every Tuesday night is ladies night! Start your Tuesday night with a double bill of the proactive and hilariously wicked-minded Amy Schumer as she explores a variety of topics through sketches, stand-up and woman-on-the-street interviews. Catch Season Three of Inside Amy Schumer at 21:30 KSA / 22:30 UAE followed by the wacky New York chicks in Broad City at 22:25 KSA / 23:30 UAE. Finish off the night with the long suffering Billie and her troublesome employee and friend, Gene, in Season One of Idiotsitter at ......read more
UAE, July 2017 – VIACOM International Media Networks (VIMN) is excited to announce an exciting lineup of summer movie highlights on Paramount Channel, the fastest growing brand in the VIMN’s international portfolio (OSN Channel No. 34). Paramount Channel offer audiences a rich variety of blockbuster movies, contemporary series and behind-the-scenes features.
Sit back and relax as Paramount Channel delivers heartwarming stories and recognisable contemporary moments with another round of the channel’s I Love That Movie offering. Weekdays at 22:30 KSA/ 23:30 UAE this month enjoy Christian Bale and Sean Bean in Equilibrium, where freedom is outlawed and outlaws must become heroes. Then Tom Cruise hires cabbie Jamie Foxx to drive him around LA while he kills people in Collateral. Ryan Reynolds stars in The ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 18, 2017: VIACOM International Media Networks (VIMN) is excited to announce a variety of new content on Nickelodeon HD (OSN Channel 355), Nick Toons (OSN Channel 357) and Nick Jr. (OSN Channel 356) this August. This is a viewing experience not to be missed!
For the Harper family, four heads are definitely better than one. Siblings Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn have almost nothing in common, besides their birthdays and their parents. Being quadruplets means four times the fun and four times the drama! Sibling rivalry runs deep in the family, but this quad squad can solve any problem when they work together. At the end of the day, it's all about love. Catch Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn from Sundays to Thursdays starting on the 4th August at 13:25 UAE and 12:25 KSA.
Get ready to feel the magic on Winx ......read more
LG’s Newest Q Series Brings the Essential Features of LG’s
Premium Devices and Elegant Design to a Mid-Range Portfolio
DUBAI, July 13, 2017 — LG (Electronics) today announced that the LG Q6, part of its new Q series, will be the first smartphone to offer the FullVision display following the LG G6. The Q series offers many of LG’s most sought-out premium features at a competitive price.
LG’s Q series is the company’s latest line of powerful, mid-range smartphones boasting the essential features of LG premium phones at exceptional price points. As the first in the Q series to be announced, the LG Q6 features some of the most desired innovations from LG’s premium G6 smartphone and packages them in a sleek, stunning body highlighted by its ......read more
AIP10, a highly versatile enterprise network access point, is capable of delivering high speed, long distance connectivity, indoors and outdoors.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 12, 2017: AXILSPOT, a global vendor in enterprise wireless networking, unveiled its latest rugged, outdoor, long distance Access Point - AIP10 in the Middle East and Africa. The new AIP10 Access Point is capable of managing a variety of enterprise wireless networking workloads. This is a dual-frequency access point, using the latest IEEE 802.11 ac Wave2 Wi-Fi standard, supporting additional SFP interface with transmission speed of 1.2Gbps, and maximum of 400+ users, up to a range of 500M.
“The AIP10 access-point is a highly versatile device, meant to support indoor and outdoor enterprise wireless networks. With the fast pace of adoption of ......read more
Qatar Mobile Prices have dropped 57% since 2008
Dubai, UAE, July 12, 2017: Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) participated in the ‘Telecommunications Retail Price Benchmarking for Arab Countries’ study by AREGNET which compares the prices of a range of telecoms services across the GCC, Arab and OECD (Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development - an economic and social forum with a membership of 35 countries) markets. Overall, the study revealed that the prices of telecoms services in Qatar are broadly lower than the rest of the GCC and Arab region.
The survey showed that mobile voice prices in Qatar have fallen 57% since 2008, which is in line with the rest of the region. However, importantly, for mobile voice services that included data bundles, prices in Qatar are below the ......read more
DUBAI, July 11, 2017: As the workplace continues to evolve in the GCC, an increasing number of employees will become even more reliant on technology to keep them connected. With the ongoing need for connectivity and the overwhelming availability of smartphones, work-life balance becomes difficult, and we are in an always-on mode. But when we travel for leisure while still having the need to be connected, we often combine fun, relaxation while getting some work done thanks to reliability, portability and security offered with LG’s connected devices.
Although the ostensible purpose of a vacation is to get away from it all, modern travelers have come to expect connectivity throughout their entire trip, influencing their decisions both while planning and at their destination. According to an annual Honeywell ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 10, 2017: Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam ticker: LIGHT), a global leader in lighting, has announced the purchase of traceable renewable electricity from Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA’s) Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai. Through collaboration with ECOHZ, Philips Lighting is the first major international company to secure its renewable energy consumption in the Gulf region using the pioneering International REC Standard.
I-REC is a global standard for documenting renewable energy consumption used in regions where no similar documentation scheme exists. It is available in a growing number of countries and meets the robust criteria from RE100 - The Climate Group and CDP’s global initiative for influential businesses committed to 100% renewable power.
This latest ......read more
New Sustainability Report Outlines Targets to Cut Supply Chain GHG Intensity and Empower Factory Workers, also Shares New Recycling Goal
HP announces a new goal to reduce first-tier production supplier and product transportation-related GHG emissions intensity 10% by 2025, compared to 20151
In addition, HP has set a new goal to double factory participation in supply chain sustainability programs by 2025, compared to 2015, to increase both the number of suppliers that participate in its programs and the depth of their engagement
HP’s new goal to develop the skills and improve the well-being of 500,000 supplier factory workers by 2025, compared to 2015, follows HP’s longstanding commitment to the well-being of the workers in its supply chain, with a focus on vulnerable groups ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 10, 2017: Artificial Intelligence (AI) will transform accountancy and the profession needs to prepare, according to ICAEW. In a landmark report Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Accountancy, launched today, the accountancy and finance body says the profession needs to accept that machines will take over more and more decision-making tasks from humans, and work out how to harness this.
The report says whilst accountants have used technology for decades to enhance the value they can deliver, the pace of change and the power of Artificial Intelligence means a paradigm shift is coming. Kirstin Gillon, ICAEW’s IT Technical Manager said: “AI systems are already very powerful and they are improving quickly. They provide outputs that are extremely accurate and can replace – if not supersede ......read more
Polycom® RealPresence® Group Series – first standards-based video endpoint to be certified for Microsoft Skype for Business online in Office 365
Polycom® RealConnect™ for Office 365, first and only cloud video interoperability service for Office 365, now available in Europe
Dubai, UAE – July 4, 2017: Polycom, Inc., a leader in enterprise grade business communication solutions, has announced two significant updates with its premier partner, Microsoft.
Polycom RealPresence Group Series, is the first and only standards based video solution to be certified for Microsoft Skype for Business online in Office 365. Customers are now getting an enhanced Skype for Business meeting experience in an Office 365 environment, thanks to Polycom’s award-winning audio and video ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 4, 2017: The goal of every designer is to create a product with innate aesthetic appeal for the widest range of consumers. Product designers spend countless hours focused on the minutest details in their bid to create unique products that offer greater benefits to users while also advancing their respective fields of design. After all, when designing a completely new product from scratch, the design team must consider every aspect of its new product. Everything from the exterior design and product materials as well as the technological limitations and overall structure must be considered.
This January at CES in Las Vegas, visitors were able to see the latest technologies and achievements in a number of important areas. One of the most exciting new concepts on display was the futuristic Picture-on-Wall design ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security today announced that NSS Labs has rated the Sophos XG Firewall as one of the highest performing firewalls in the industry in its most recent Next-Generation Firewall Group Test Report(1) . The XG Firewall was “Recommended” as one of the top three products for security effectiveness. It passed all stability and reliability tests, offering some of the highest levels of protection and performance at great value.
The NSS Labs evaluation included 11 market leading next-generation firewalls which were rated for security effectiveness, performance, stability and reliability, and total cost of ownership (TCO). The Sophos XG Firewall out-performed many other market-leading products across the stringent test criteria, placing it amongst the top-ranks of the seven ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 3 July 2017: Etisalat today announced the Asia-Africa-Europe-1 (AAE-1) undersea cable, the largest global submarine cable system bringing additional international capacity to UAE connecting Europe and Far East.
With this announcement, the submarine cable system is ready and will have the first commercial traffic loaded running into the system. Etisalat is an AAE-1 consortium member and has played a significant role in this submarine cable system with Etisalat’s ‘Smarthub’ becoming a strategic terminal point in the UAE.
AAE-1 (Asia-Africa-Europe-1) is a unique next generation cable system ever built, the first next generation cable system to link all major Asian, African, Middle Eastern and European nations via the lowest latency subsea route.
The submarine cable system is launched in ......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 SOUQ.com to continue to bring even more products and services to customers in the region and further expand “Fulfilled by SOUQ” to empower sellers.
"It is an exhilarating time for the e-commerce industry in the region. Together with Amazon, our goal is to offer our customers the widest product selection, great prices, improved delivery times and first-rate customer service,” said SOUQ.com CEO and Co-Founder Ronaldo ......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 stores in Dubai and Saudi Arabia.
Built with the latest Sony intelligence, this compact and lightweight short-throw projector transforms a flat wall, table or floor into an interactive 23-inch HD touch screen. Whether you want to play games on the living room floor, project a recipe onto the kitchen counter or make your wall a message board, Xperia Touch adds a whole new dimension to your home.
The projector’s ......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 all over the world. The images emphasize the lines and colors to enhance the visual impact and show the attraction of an architectural structure,” said the acclaimed photographer who specializes in architectural, street and monochrome photography.
Dubai is a place where any design enthusiast can feel at ease. With dramatic and dynamically designed structures hovering over the city and interiors that range from the traditional ......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 ‘Emerging Vendor of the Year’ at the 2017 edition of the Integrator ICT Champion Awards in Dubai. Centra was recognised for the deep inroads it has made by meeting the growing demands of regional organisations for next generation CRM and HCM (human capital management) solutions with a high number of customer deployments in its first year of operations.
“Since Centra Hub’s inception as a separate entity in 2016, the company has been ......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 malware as a wormable ransomware variant with functional and technical similarities to Petya. Based on these similarities and continuing confusion, the malware has been dubbed Nyetya, Petna, ExPetr, and NotPetya, among others. It has been linked with a large number of infections, a significant proportion of which (around 60% according to statistics published by Kaspersky) affected machines in Ukraine, though at the time of writing the overall ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 5, 2017 – Teradata, the leading data and analytics company, today announced several enhancements to the Teradata Customer Journey solution that will give marketers easier access to analytics, dynamic visualizations, machine learning and predictive simulations. Most companies struggle to understand their customers’ journeys, much less actively manage them. This ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 5, 2017: TechAccess, the leading value added distributor in the Middle East, North Africa, LEVANT, Pakistan and Afghanistan held a technical workshop for Huawei partners in Kuwait. The workshop was aimed at providing partners with an overview of Huawei’s enterprise solutions portfolio, specifically storage and cloud solutions. The training was attended by 33 ......read more
Research Reveals Constantly Changing and Sophisticated Avenues of Attack Targeting Evolving Technology Infrastructure Enabled by a Fast-growing Underground Cybercrime Economy
Dubai, UAE — April 4, 2017
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced the findings of its latest Global Threat Landscape Report. The research ......read more
LG SIGNATURE OLED TV W and Smart InstaView Refrigerator
Both Receive Recognition for Best in Design
Dubai, Apr. 4, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) was a big winner at this year’s Red Dot Design Awards, earning an impressive 20 total Red Dot Awards for excellence in design, including two Best of the Best awards. The top Best of the Best awards were given to LG’s SIGNATURE OLED TV ......read more
Middle East Retail Academy (MERA) Awards at DISTREE Middle East includes four special awards based on application packs. Deadline of April 29th to submit entries
DISTREE Events has confirmed a deadline of April 29th for companies to enter the submission-based awards, which form part of the ‘Middle East Retail Academy (MERA): 2017 Awards’ taking place at next month’s DISTREE ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 3, 2017– Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the leading data and analytics company, today announced an all-memory update to its flagship Teradata IntelliFlex™ platform that delivers extreme performance and storage density in a single, ultra-efficient cabinet. The upgrades are empowered by a move to all solid state drives (SSD), which makes it possible to reduce required data ......read more
Shenzhen, China, April 2, 2017 - Huawei today released its audited financial results for 2016, reporting that its Carrier, Enterprise, and Consumer business groups (BGs) each achieved solid year-on-year growth. Group annual revenue was CNY521.6 billion (US$75.1 billion), an increase of 32% over 2015. Net profits were CNY37.1 billion (US$5.3 billion), an increase of 0.4%. In 2016, Huawei ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 2, 2017– Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the leading analytics solutions company, today announced that entries for the 10th annual EPIC Awards are being accepted now through June 16, 2017. Award winners and finalists will be honored at an exclusive ceremony held during the Teradata PARTNERS Conference, October 22-26 in Anaheim, California. In keeping with the conference theme, ......read more
Middle East data breaches are up 16.67% compared to 2015
Approximately 45.2 million data records in the Middle East were compromised in 2016 compared to 38.5 million in the previous year
Globally, 1.4 billion data records were compromised in 2016 as hackers targeted large-scale databases across industries
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – April 2, 2017– Gemalto ......read more
San Diego, California and Dubai, UAE - March 30, 2017: Based on its recent analysis of the telecom energy industry, Frost & Sullivan has recognized Huawei with a 2016 Global Award for product leadership. Huawei has demonstrated exceptional commitment towards driving the transformation of the telecom energy industry and building a green and smart telecom energy network.
With the rapid ......read more
Don’t miss out on your chance to pre-order Samsung’s latest flagship from major retailers and Samsung brand-shops across the UAE while stocks last
Dubai, UAE, 30 March 2017: Don’t miss out on the chance to be amongst the first to own Samsung’s highly anticipated Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ in the UAE. Customers can pre-order the all new Samsung flagship from major ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced the launch of Patch Manager Plus, its simple and effective patch management software. Available immediately, Patch Manger Plus provides a single interface for automating all patch management tasks —from detecting missing patches to deploying patches — for Windows, Mac, Linux and third-party applications from ......read more
UAE leading the way in the adoption of innovative technologies and smart city living
Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit to promote widespread adoption of Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) technologies for the benefit of industry and society
Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 30, 2017: Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company (ADNIC), one of the region’s leading multi-line ......read more
Dubai, 30 March, 2017: It wasn’t so long ago that Minecraft was connected to a scareware campaign, and recently, ESET researchers report another misuse of this popular app. As stated in the official analysis; players of this game have been exposed to 87 fake Minecraft mods on Google Play, pestering Android gamers with aggressive ads and scam activity. So far, up to 990,000 users have ......read more
The latest LG air conditioner, DUALCOOL with inverter technology, works even up to 65ºC, offers 60 percent faster cooling, optimal energy efficiency and cleaner air.
Dubai, UAE, March 30, 2017: LG Electronics (LG), along with its exclusive distributor Al Yousuf LLC, has launched across the UAE its latest state-of-the-art, family-friendly residential air conditioning (AC) solutions, ......read more
EdgeConnect Integrates SD-WAN, WAN Optimisation, routing and a stateful firewall; offering a complete solution to simplify and consolidate branch office infrastructure
Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions, today announced a series of new advancements to the Unity EdgeConnect high-performance SD-WAN solution that will enable enterprises to realise the advantages ......read more
RanRan and other attacks are signs that sophisticated e-criminals and hacktivists are targeting the region; region wide collaboration and talent required
With cybercrime statistics showing a severe increase in data breaches, private data exposure and more targeted, politically motivated attacks, the Middle East region remains in dire need of a coordinated strategy aimed at addressing and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 29, 2017: At the opening ceremony for LogiMAT 2017, Condition Monitoring from Swisslog was honored with the “Best Product” award in the Software, Communication and IT category. Swisslog’s solution concept impressed the high-caliber jury of scientists and trade journalists thanks to its substantial contribution towards streamlining processes, saving costs ......read more
Market size of Blockchain will increase from $210 million in 2016 to $2.3 billion by 2021
Dubai, March 29, 2017: Dubai is rapidly moving toward implementing Blockchain technology, which offers speedy and cost-effective transactions, and reaching its target of becoming the first Blockchain powered city by 2020, a senior IT expert has said.
Saeed Al Dhaheri, Chairman, Smartworld, while ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security today released the findings of a regional study indicating that majority of organizations in Middle East & Africa (MEA) are recognizing the benefits of integrated security especially the concept of linking network firewall and endpoint security for better insights. However, the report revealed that although MEA organizations ......read more
Buti Saeed Al Ghandi opens four-day consumer electronic shopping event
Dubai, UAE, March 29, 2017: Mr Buti Saeed Al Ghandi, Second Vice Chairman of the Board, Dubai World Trade Centre Authority, officially inaugurated GITEX Shopper Spring Edition 2017 today, as the highly anticipated four-day shopping spectacular returns to Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) with a host of unbeatable ......read more
Businesses advised to digitalise value chain processes or potentially risk the loss of market share in the digital era at Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit
Abu Dhabi, UAE, March 29, 2017: Jan Mrosik, CEO Digital Factory Division at Siemens, said that the role of digitalisation will not only completely remould the global industrial sector but also drive positive ......read more
March 28, 2017: Thames Water is the largest water and wastewater service provider in the UK with in excess of 15 million customers. In partnership with the eight2o alliance, Thames Water initiated a project to manage all of its asset information created in the current AMP6 cycle, the UK government’s process of tendering asset management contracts to private firms to maintain the ......read more
35,000 products, top ticket prizes, unbeatable offers at region’s biggest four-day retail tech bonanza
Dubai electronics market forecast to exceed USD$3 billion by 2020; portable consumer electronics expected to continue its lead with 2020 sales forecast of USD$1.27 billion
Dubai, UAE, March 28, 2017: The region’s largest and most anticipated consumer electronics ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 28th March, 2017 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 28, 2017.
“We closed the year with an exceptional performance. The fourth quarter marked our 60th consecutive quarter of revenue growth, and we crossed the $2 billion ......read more
Jumbo anticipates continued momentum in consumer electronics sector during GITEX Shopper 2017
Smartphones and Laptops to be leading segments; expected to witness increased demand
iPhone 7 & 7Plus Special Edition ‘RED’ colour phone to be available in GITEX Shopper 2017
Dubai, UAE – 27th March 2017: Jumbo Electronics, the leading ......read more
LG TVs Receive Netflix Recommended TV Designation For Third Year in a Row
Dubai, March 27, 2017: For the third consecutive year, the newest TV models from LG Electronics (LG) have been designated Netflix Recommended TVs by the global in-ternet TV company that popularized streaming. The evaluation program recognizes TVs that deliver excellent Netflix performance and superb viewing ......read more
Inspirational campaign concluded with events in New York for participants from 10 countries including UAE
Dubai, UAE 27 March 2017 – Samsung Electronics celebrated the conclusion of its #BeFearless campaign by inviting participants from around the world who had successfully faced and overcome their fears to showcase their newly found fearlessness at activities across New York. This ......read more
New research from PayPal and SuperData shows the UAE leads the way in smartphone consumption for digital gaming, movie/TV streaming, music and eBooks
The UAE is a nation of smartphone users with the highest incidence of ebook consumption on smartphone with 77 percent of consumers preferring smartphone to dedicated eReaders, and the highest average spending on mobile games
UAE ......read more
March 26, 2017- Software AG, a global leader in enterprise architecture, IT planning, business process management, integration and big data, recently joined forces with Rochester Institute of Technology, Dubai (RIT Dubai) to help shape the country’s future business leaders and innovators by leveraging advanced digital tools and solutions. The agreement will see the two industry leaders ......read more
Starting March 25th 2017, Huawei’s latest flagship devices will be available for pre-booking both online and in-store
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 24 March 2017: Today, Huawei announced the pre-booking of its latest flagship devices, the HUAWEI P10 and HUAWEI P10 Plus short after the global launch in MWC Barcelona. Starting March 25th 2017, consumers can pre-book their ......read more
Free data and minutes for customers impacted by the degradation of some mobile services
DUbai, UAE, MArch 24, 2017: Our customers’ satisfaction is a key priority, and we constantly look to raise our standards, to ensure that our customers are able to enjoy a superior and seamless user experience.
As a token of appreciation for du customers affected by the degradation in ......read more
Growing demand for personalized content spurs increased demand for mobile video
Abu Dhabi, 23 March 2017: Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, shared its vision video cloud solutions at the 2017 edition of CABSAT, the region’s leading broadcast, satellite digital media event, taking place March 21-23 at the Dubai World Trade Center, Dubai.
On day 2 of the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2017: The Ministry of Interior added two more new e-services to its mobile app Metrash 2 and the website of the Ministry, thanks to the commitment of the Ministry to make its electronic services accessible for the public easily and with least effort and time.
The new service facilitates automatic renewal of residence permits of the employees in companies and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2017: TechAccess, the leading value added distributor in the Middle East, North Africa, LEVANT, Pakistan and Afghanistan held a sales and pre-sales training session in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for partners of data management vendor, Commvault. The training was designed to educate partners in how to transform customers’ data into powerful and strategic assets with ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced its strategy for advancing the state of IT management and aligning IT with business objectives. Parent company Zoho Corporation plays a key role in the plans as ManageEngine will integrate Zoho’s cloud-based business apps with the industry’s broadest suite of IT management software. ManageEngine will continue ......read more
Smartworld hosts the inaugural CIOMajlis Annual Conference
Region’s first of its kind annual ‘Student Innovation Award’ for Emirati and expat university students launched by CIOMajlis
Winners of Student Innovation Award to get jobs in leading UAE companies
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: CIOMajlis launched the region’s first annual innovation award for ......read more
Amity University Dubai offers four top students dream ticket to a university degree
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: Students visiting GITEX Shopper Spring 2017 at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) this week will have the opportunity to submit their best report cards to win four university scholarships offered by Amity University Dubai.
With a value of AED37,500 each and ......read more
Dubai, UAE– March 22, 2017– Teradata (NYSE: TDC), a leading analytics solutions company, announced a new and important contribution to the open source community that will deliver unprecedented efficiencies for companies creating data lakes. Teradata is introducing Kylo™, a data lake management software platform built using the latest open source capabilities such as ......read more
LG and Renowned Japanese Designer Create Immersive “S.F_Senses of the Future” OLED Exhibit Focusing on Beauty of Nature in Design, Art and Architecture
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: To commemorate its 70th anniversary, LG Corp. announced plans to unveil a large-scale light art installation during 2017 Milano Design Week, the world’s largest design exhibition. ......read more
Company’s Core Technology Provides Exceptional Performance, Energy Savings and Less Noise
Dubai, March 21, 2017: LG Electronics (LG) today announced the sale of its 15th million refrigerator worldwide powered by its proprietary Inverter Linear Compressor, the appliance division’s most successful core technology. LG saw sales of its premium refrigerators increase 8 ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 21st March, 2017 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the agenda and keynote speakers for Red Hat Summit 2017, the industry’s premier open source technology conference. The 13th annual Red Hat Summit is expected to welcome thousands of attendees from around the world to the Boston Convention and Exhibition ......read more
Siemens signs MoU with Ministry of Transport and Communications in Qatar
Agreement focuses on ICT development and adoption among youth, entrepreneurs and start-ups
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2017: Siemens and the Ministry of Transport and Communications in Qatar signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to advance tech capabilities among Qatari nationals. Under the agreement, Siemens ......read more
ESC WITH ASSOCIATION OF EMBASSY OF INDIA, MUSCAT ORGANISES EXCLUSIVE B2B BETWEEN INDIAN PARTICIPATING COMPANIES AND OMANI IT COMPANIES
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2017: Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) is repeating it’s member exporters participation at “27th International IT, Telecom & Technology Exhibition COMEX BUSINESS 2017” ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 21, 2017: Cisco has won the ‘Unified Communications Vendor of the Year’ award at the 13th Network Middle East Innovation Awards 2017, which was held recently in Dubai. Cisco was recognized for its innovation, key regional implementations and continued commitment to its customers and partners in providing only the best-of-breed Unified Communications ......read more
New Fabric-Ready Program Partners Further Extend the Fortinet Security Fabric into Cloud, Virtual, and Software Defined Environments
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2017
New Fabric-Ready Program Partners include AlgoSec, Attivo Networks, Cisco, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Nuage Networks from Nokia, Silver Peak, VeloCloud and Versa Networks.
The Fabric-Ready Partner Program builds on Fortinet’s ......read more
Signature Sony design, with a large 5.5” HD display and rounded frame that feels great in your hand
Engineered for smooth performance in its category, with efficient processing power and large expandable memory
A user interface that learns and adapts, to make everyday tasks simple and more enjoyable
London, 20th March 2017: Sony Mobile Communications ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, March 20, 2016: A shift in how trusted identities are used across the healthcare continuum is fueling the demand for advanced smart card technologies and mobile solutions, as healthcare institutions become more connected. The new focus on ID technology is changing how institutions operate, how they manage access to patients, data and equipment, how they protect patient privacy, and ......read more
Company exhibits latest solutions ideal for HD content creation in both live studio and remote production
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Panasonic, a global leader in technology, is showcasing its broadcast and professional video solutions, suitable for producing high-resolution content in studio and remote production, and live recording at CABSAT 2017. The three-day event will be held at Dubai ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: This March marks one year since Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, closed the acquisition of TippingPoint from Hewlett Packard Enterprise. In the first year of integration, Trend Micro committed not only to solid execution and seamless business continuity, but also to product innovation, resulting in a ......read more