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 ceremony from a mobile or tablet, as well as their TV.
The DIHQA, sponsored by the Dubai government, is an annual award given to those who successfully memorize and recite the Holy Quran. The Award was established to encourage the Muslim youth to spread the Quranic values of peace and love by inspiring them to read and understand the Holy Quran.
du TV subscribers can watch the Dubai International Holy Quran Award channel for free on ......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 people enjoy mouth-watering dishes prepared with a variety of ingredients that include dates and fruits, various meats, rice and bread and more. Homemakers cook up the most decadent meals for their family and friends to enjoy during Iftar or Suhoor and now with smart technology, they can be confident that their meals not just look and taste delicious, but are extremely healthy as well.
“Technology has evolved exponentially, even in the ......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, PPC and content marketing in the Middle East & North Africa.
With an already distinguished reputation in the UK, US and Europe, 2017 marks the first series of the Search Awards in MENA, to honour the best content and engagement campaigns across the region, shining the spotlight on some of the distinguished, creative ideas in the industry.
RBBi’s honours in the 2017 MENA Search awards include:
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The world’s most premium and globally acclaimed OLED TV features an unmatched ultra-slim, “Picture-on-Wall” design
Dubai, UAE, May 24, 2017: After having recently showcased its flagship LG SIGNATURE OLED TV W at LG InnoFest – the company’s annual marketing conference, LG Electronics (LG) has announced the ultra-premium TV’s rollout in the UAE. LG’s highly anticipated and most innovative Picture-on-Wall design TV enjoys an unrivalled razor-thin profile with less than 3mm of thickness when mounted on the wall. Awarded Best-of-the-Best at CES 2017, LG’s W series is the ultimate expression of cinema-quality experience for the home and is now available to the avid TV consumer of the UAE.
Designed in response to user feedback, the LG SIGNATURE OLED TV W is the ......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 ‘Dubai Font’ for use across its entire internal and external communications materials.
The font, created by The Executive Council of Dubai, in collaboration with Microsoft, was officially introduced to the public on 30 April by the Crown Prince of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum.
“As a homegrown UAE company with a clear global footprint, InfoFort is proud to be aligning its brand and ......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 the innovation that Samsung has brought to its TV line up. The event expanded upon the latest innovations in Quantum Dot Display technology, the major differences in display technologies, as well as the extension of its Smart Hub interface and the new design elements that address consumer pain points.
The latest QLED TVs were designed with the consumer in mind and focus on addressing three key consumer paint points through the solutions ......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 DSLR camera. The operating systems in smartphones today are so user friendly that anybody can navigate through using the touch interface.
2017 is shaping up to be the year for smartphone buyers with devices becoming thinner, faster and even a bit more intelligent than one could expect. Whether it is virtual reality, enhanced graphics, higher resolution or perhaps even more storage, smartphones are being engineered to be an extension of an ......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 data sources – including flight and passenger flow information – KATE can identify where additional check-in kiosks are required to reduce passenger queue times at check-in. KATE uses existing SITA data systems such as Day of Operations Business Intelligence and FlightInfo API.
Multiple robotic kiosks can be automatically or manually deployed simultaneously and in formation to assist passengers, providing airports and airlines ......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 world’s first operational robot policeman, officially joined the line of duty today, greeting guests at the opening of the 4th Gulf Information Security Expo and Conference (GISEC), including Lieutenant General Dahi Khalfan Tamim, Head of Security for the Emirate of Dubai, who opened the show and the co-located Internet of Things Expo (IoTx), which run until Tuesday 23 May at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC).
The autonomous Robocop, standing 170 ......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 leading OLED TV producer, LG Electronics has emerged as the world leader in OLED TV technologies. With the rollout of the 2017 line-up across the Middle East & Africa, consumers can continue to expect the best from LG Electronics with its 2017 premium and award-winning OLED TV offerings.
The company has been expanding the OLED TV lineup with a number of technological innovations. The LG OLED TVs are considered by industry experts to offer ......read more
UAE, Dubai, May 18, 2017: Nikai Electronics, a part of the Nikai Group of companies, has announced the launch of its latest offering in the LED television range – the UHD 75’ smart LED TV, as part of its ongoing efforts in bringing high end products to the consumers. The large screen television will bring content to life with its superior features and functions.
The fully loaded UHD75 inch LED TV offers a formidable combination of high resolution content and a rich experience of television viewing to the consumers. In the quest of pocket friendly premium products, Nikai has successfully managed to launch products economically, catering to a wide range of consumers. To enhance the home TV entertainment experience, the 75’ LED TV boasts features that include 1GB Ram, 4k UHD display, quad-core processor, ......read more
Pre-order price AED 2,699 and includes free Sony XB950BT Bluetooth deep bass headphones
Dubai, 18th May 2017: Sony Mobile Communications today announced that customers from across United Arab Emirates (UAE) can pre-order Xperia XZ Premium smartphone online and in select stores from 20th May. Pre-order customers will receive free Sony XB950BT Bluetooth deep bass headphones with their smartphone, which is priced at AED 2,699.
The stores offering pre-ordering in store and online in UAE include the Sony boutique in The Dubai Mall, Sharaf DG and Jumbo.
Xperia XZ Premium has won more than 30 industry awards globally and is the only smartphone in the world to feature Sony’s new Motion Eye™ camera system. It offers the world’s first 960 framesi per second Super slow motion video capture and playback, ......read more
Dubai, May 17, 2017. — InfoWatch Group will be an official partner of the Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC) to be held on May 21-23, 2017, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. At GISEC, the company is going to share its vision of InfoWatch solution promotion in the Middle East, including the opening of full-service representative offices in Dubai with other cities to follow.
As part of the plenary session, Natalya Kaspersky, President of InfoWatch Group, will join the Government Panel Discussion 'Redefining Governments Role in Cyber Security: What’s NEXT for Smarter and Safer Cities' together with Brigadier Khalid Al Razooqi, Director General, Smart Services, Dubai Police (UAE); Faisal Al Bannai, CEO & Co-founder, DarkMatter (UAE); and John Bumgarner, Research Director (CTO), US Cyber ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 17 May 2017: A home is a place where people want to feel good, safe, secure and relaxed. However in today’s fast paced and highly complex world, time is a luxury that many individuals do not have much of especially when it relates to daily household activities. Many of these people end up spending more money hiring outside help or perhaps even eat our and prolong cleaning choses that significantly affects health. However, times are changing especially with the introduction of a smart home.
“Smart home appliances offer user-centric solutions and constantly work for the homeowner to provide them with the ability to spend more time with the family and friends as well as save on monthly expenses that over time can be invested in a variety of assets or perhaps even towards a retirement fund,” said Yong ......read more
A Thin yet Powerful Gaming Notebook without Compromise
The svelte, minimalistic design combines the right balance of size, performance and features
• The Predator Triton 700’s aluminum chassis houses a 15.6-inch FHD IPS display and best-in-class technologies for a thin yet powerful, compromise-free gaming notebook.
• Dual Acer AeroBlade™ 3D Fans provides advanced thermal performance allowing for its ultrathin form factor
• Must-have gaming tech and features include standard-voltage 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processors, the latest NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 10-Series graphics, speedy NVMe PCIe SSDs and lightning-fast Thunderbolt 3.
• To complete the package, the Triton 700 also includes a ......read more
Vocational education for industrial automation, digitalization and plant technology
Knowledge transfer in line with Kuwait’s plans to grow industrial capability
Dubai, UAE, May 16: 2017: Siemens has partnered with the Sabah Al Ahmad Centre for Giftedness and Creativity (SACGC) founded by Kuwait Foundation for Advancement of Sciences in Kuwait to provide vocational training in industrial automation, in support of a strengthened industrial sector. The partnership will see Siemens make available to Kuwaitis its SITRAIN training courses in automation, drives and plant technology, promoting knowledge and technology transfer and developing local talent.
“As Kuwait works towards its 2035 vision and greater industrialization and digitalization, it is important to make available the skills, knowledge and technology ......read more
Growing regional security threats, shortage of skilled personnel and heavy technology investments pave the way for stronger and holistic security solutions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 16, 2017: eHosting DataFort (eHDF), the region’s leading Managed Hosting and Cloud infrastructure services provider, recently launched its Cyber Defense Centre (CDC) in Dubai Internet City. The CDC comes at a crucial time when organizations in the Middle East are faced with advanced and persistent security threats.
”eHDF’s CDC deploys advanced security intelligence and automation tools to help identify threats more quickly and with greater accuracy and precision. Our CDC teams deliver threat hunting services using a combination of Threat Intelligence and end point technologies that allow us to detect more complex threats ......read more
• Supports end-to-end orchestration of services for hybrid networks in a multivendor environment while responding to surrounding dynamics in real time
• Zero-touch automation improves customer service provisioning from weeks to minutes
• Supports digital transformation initiatives and the migration to 5G and IoT by helping operators virtualize their networks at scale
Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) launches its Dynamic Orchestration solution to facilitate the rapid introduction and closed-loop automation of services across physical and virtual networks, signifying a strategic move forward in the company’s ambition to lead IT transformation services for its customers.
Ericsson Dynamic Orchestration provides a flexible and modular solution for the management of ......read more
No more boundaries with du’s data SIM, with up to 50 GB to power a significant number of devices such as tablets, Mi-Fis, new iPad and Car-Fis available on installment with zero upfront payment
DUBAI, UAE, 15th May 2017: du has introduced its all-new data-only offering – the Data SIM. Now du customers can benefit from up to 50GB connectivity, wherever they are in the UAE, giving them the freedom to connect in more and more ways and through different devices.
Customers opting for the Data SIM plans can sign a 12 months contract with du and choose from a 3GB, 10GB and 50GB option for a AED 99, AED 179 and AED 379 respective monthly fee. du also gives existing customers the 12 month option for a reduced rate of AED 149 for 10GB and AED 279 for 50GB per month.
To complement the launch of Data SIM and In ......read more
Image Sensor Business and Gaming to contribute to strong financial performance
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 15 May 2017 – Sony Corporation recently announced that it forecasts operating profit of ¥ 500 billion (US$ 4.5 billion) for FY 2017 ending March 31, 2018, an increase of 73.2 per cent compared to FY 2016 ended March 31, 2017, making it the highest profit in two decades.
The strong outlook is predicated on Sony’s continued dominance in the gaming sector combined with a strong recovery from earthquake damages in its image sensor business, and also robust demand from smartphone vendors.
The overall sales and operating revenue for FY 2017 is also set to increase five per cent year-on-year to ¥ eight trillion (US$ 71.43 billion), as a result of the significant improvement expected in the ......read more
Abu Dhabi, May 15, 2017 – Abu Dhabi Systems & Information Centre (ADSIC), the government entity responsible for overseeing Abu Dhabi’s ICT agenda, has organised a strategic workshop in cooperation with Google to explore means of cooperation and to bolster the emirate’s efforts to promote government-led innovation and digitisation.
Saeed Mohamed Al Mansoori, Executive Director of Shared Government Services at ADSIC, said: “ADSIC strives to forge strategic partnerships with the world’s leading organisations, in a bid to achieve the goals of the Abu Dhabi Government – especially in digital innovation across all government entities working under its umbrella.”
“We are delighted with this important workshop today,” Al Mansoori added, “which marks a new era ......read more
DUBAI – May 14, 2017: Business Integrated Operating Systems (BIOS) ME, a Dubai-based niche cloud services provider, has been honoured by Cisco Systems Inc, multinational technology conglomerate and the world’s largest networking company, with the ‘Services Partner of the Year’ award for top performance in the local cloud service sector.
The award was presented at the recently held ‘Partners for Success’ regional partner conference in Dubai celebrating top performing tier-2 channel partners. The conference focused on the opportunities and rapid growth that digital transformation brings to businesses and the technology industry in the UAE and across the region. The Cisco Partners event recognized innovative practices, best-in-class business strategies and sales approaches adopted by local ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 13 May, 2017: axs, the smart gateway for integrated government and corporate services launched by TECOM Group, was recognised as the best government services provider at the third International Business Excellence (IBX) Awards, held last week at Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai.
Dr Ayoub Kazim, Managing Director of axs, said: “Driven by the UAE Vision 2021, public and private organisations across the nation are leading the digital transformation, searching for synergies, and using data analytics to enhance performances and efficiencies. We are pleased to accept the award that is testament to our mission of spearheading business innovation and excellence in customer service.”
A first-of-its-kind digital platform, axs provides seamless access to over 200 government and corporate support ......read more
Latest Smart TV Platform Earns Prestigious CC International Security Certification for its Ability to Provide Superior Privacy Protection
Dubai, UAE, May 11, 2017: LG’s webOS 3.5 smart TV platform was recognized with a Common Criteria (CC) certification for its enhanced Application Security Solution Ver-sion 1.0 software. By snagging another internationally-recognized security certification, LG continues to demonstrate that its smart TVs are among the strongest when it comes to smart TV security. The recognition comes at a time when consumers are increasingly concerned about the potential of privacy breaches on their Internet-connected devices.
Security Manager, the webOS 3.5 security software module, was tested in accordance with Common Criteria’s rigid benchmarks. CC’s internationally-recognized ISO/IEC ......read more
Cross-border data flow to Middle East rises 150-fold in the last decade
Dr. Saeed Al Dhaheri: IT plays key role in success of economy
Dubai, May 10, 2017: Smartworld, a leading systems integrator and next generation ICT services provider, has been honoured with Dubai Quality Award, an award from the Dubai’s Department of Economic Development (DED), underlining the company’s strong commitment to excel and ceaselessly work toward delivering the best quality services to its clients across the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The award, which started in 1994, is considered the quality roadmap for all oganisations in Dubai.
Dr. Saeed Al Dhaheri, Chairman of Smartworld, said: “We are honoured to have received the prestigious Dubai Quality Award. The UAE’s visionary leadership inspires us to always ......read more
Digital transformation, artificial intelligence and robotic process automation is set to change the landscape of the outsourcing and shared services industry
Dubai, UAE – February 23, 2017: Dubai Outsource City (DOC), member of TECOM Group, will bring together industry experts, decision makers and senior management from across the outsourcing and shared services ecosystems at the ......read more
United Arab Emirates, February 23nd 2017: For 25 years, CAHORS DIGITAL, the leader in TV signal reception and distribution solutions, has been innovating to meet the demands of professionals. It will be presenting its offering at CABSAT in Dubai in the France Pavillon. Owing to the dynamic Middle-Eastern market, the company has decided to implement a development strategy with key players in ......read more
United Arab Emirates, February 23rd 2017: INA is integrating digital transformation in full at CABSAT 2017 in an effort to keep up with the constant changes in the A/V and digital worlds. To adapt to new modes of knowledge transfer and capacity building, INA proudly offers an exclusive batch of 124 tailored trainings in English language.
124 trainings selected in the ......read more
Will demonstrate Next-Generation M-Series Family at RSA Along With Other Biometrics Solutions for Broad Range of Applications That Require Combination of Security and Convenience
Dubai, UAE, February 22, 2017: HID Global®, worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, today announced enhancements to its compact, cost-effective Lumidigm® M-Series fingerprint solutions. Bringing the ......read more
February 22, 2017, Dubai, UAE - Centrify, the leader in securing hybrid enterprises through the power of identity services, announced the release of its new Analytics Service. This new service uses machine learning to assess risk based on constantly-evolving user behavior patterns. It then assigns a risk score, and enforces an appropriate decision — determining whether the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 22, 2017: Power retailers and brands bring best bundle offers and flash sales to the region’s biggest retail extravaganza.
Savvy shoppers are gearing up for exclusive offers and unbeatable deals on the latest consumer tech products, as the region’s largest and most anticipated consumer electronics show, GITEX Shopper Spring 2017 returns to Dubai World ......read more
Shipping with the latest version of MIUI, Xiaomi’s Android-based user interface
The three smartphones will be available at incredible prices that are set to disrupt the mid- and high-end market segment
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 22 Feb 2017: Leading technology company Xiaomi, in partnership with its authorized distribution partner TASK FZCO, announced today that it ......read more
Jabra launches true wireless earbuds under its new Elite franchise with the promise of superior sound, strong battery life and advanced personalized fitness analysis
Superior sound with four-microphones for intelligent switching during calls
Secure, cord–free wearing style with dual or single earbud use
Advanced personalised fitness analysis using in-ear heart rate monitor
Up to ......read more
Workshop aims to build capacity, share knowledge and leverage cybersecurity best practices
Cisco security experts demonstrate the latest solutions that enable Abu Dhabi government and public sector entities to offer seamless services in a secure and reliable environment
Event part of ongoing collaboration between Cisco and ADSIC to address growing demand for technology and networking ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 22nd February 2017: Kodak Alaris hosted a Partner Summit for more than 130 Value Added Resellers and Distributors from the Europe, Africa and the Middle East region in early February in Lisbon, Portugal. Channel partners from across the region attended the two-day kickoff event, which was a clear demonstration of Kodak Alaris’ commitment to its partners as the primary vehicle ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 21, 2017: Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received a two-year, $189 million contract to provide an integrated battle management system (BMS) to the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces. The contract was received during the first quarter of Harris' fiscal 2017.
The Harris system will provide the UAE with initial operational capabilities as the country implements ......read more
Ericsson Security Manager enables security orchestration for all ICT domains
A tool that automates security management according to policies - continuous monitoring of threats, vulnerabilities, risks and compliance with capability to do automated remediation
Supports out-of-the-box security for telco cloud operations, enterprises, physical and virtual networks and digital support ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates- 21 February, 2017: Help AG, a leading regional cyber security company, has been awarded the status of an authorized reseller with Fortinet for the Middle East region. Fortinet’s Enterprise Firewall, Advanced Persistent Threat Detection and Application Security solutions, part of the Fortinet Security Fabric, will allow Help AG to address the security challenges ......read more
Trend Micro solution proven 100 percent effective against exploits and evasions in test
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced Trend Micro™ has received a recommended rating based on the NSS Labs inaugural Advanced Endpoint Protection Public Test. In addition to Trend Micro receiving one of ......read more
First to market with combined core and radio for 5G use cases, accelerating the journey to 5G with today’s networks
Enables global 5G access and transport, covering all frequency ranges
Dubai, UAE; February 20, 2017: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) introduces a 5G platform for the needs of the first movers in 5G. Communications are rapidly moving toward data-heavy applications like ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 20, 2017 – Mimecast Limited, a leading email and data security company introduced the latest capability of its Targeted Threat Protection service, Internal Email Protect, the first-to-market cloud-based security service providing threat capabilities for internally generated email. Internal Email Protect allows customers to detect and remediate security threats that ......read more
Shift in the Use of Trusted Identities Fuels Broader Adoption of Mobile and Advanced Smart Card Technology, a Greater Emphasis on the Cloud and Emerging IoT Use Cases
DUBAI, UAE, February 5, 2016, HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, forecasts a shift in the use of identity technology that will lead to increased adoption of mobile devices and the latest ......read more
New range of solutions complements country’s Maritime Strategy
Next Generation E-Passport to provide local maritime authorities with effective vessel tracking solution with TETRA and LTE bearer capabilities
Locally engineered device reaffirms Atlas’ solid commitment and support towards UAE’s Emiratization program
February 20, 2017, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Atlas ......read more
Annual Revenue Rise of 3.2% to AED 12.73 billion
Mobile subscribers increase by 12% during 2016
Dubai, UAE, 20th February 2017: Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC (“du”) today published its financial results for 2016 and proposed a final dividend of AED 0.21 bringing the annual dividend payment to AED 0.34 per share. This includes an AED 0.13 per share ......read more
du will be gifting its prepaid and postpaid mobile customers 10 GB for the price of 1 GB
Dubai, UAE; February 20, 2017: It’s du’s 10th anniversary celebrations and everyone’s invited! As du celebrates a decade of continuous achievements, choices and contributions to the transformation of the UAE, it invites all its valued customers to be a part of the momentous ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 20th February 2017: Microfilm Egypt Co. (MFE), a leading IT solutions company in Egypt specializing in document management & archival solutions and document based business process management solutions, has been presented with the Top Performer partner award at the recently concluded Kodak Alaris Partner Summit held in early February in Lisbon, Portugal.
The ......read more
Merlin Digital, a consumer electronics brand known for introducing revolutionary products in the technology industry, introduces its SkySnug, that allows one to travel with comfort
The SkySnug by Merlin Digital, with built-in Bluetooth earphones, hood and neck pillow ensures comfortable long hour travel
The SkySnug is made with thick sweatshirt and foam for supporting the head and neck ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 19, 2017: At IDEX 2017, the UAE company Siham Al Khaleej Technology (SAKT), together with Leonardo and MBDA are presenting an innovative and cost-effective weapon system designated “SIHAM3”, providing a comprehensive and stand-alone anti-air and anti-surface capability to all types of warships.
This industrial cooperation will be officially ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 18, 2017 – Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, announced the launch of the Mimecast Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA), an analysis report measuring the effectiveness of email security systems. This effort highlights the need to push the entire industry to work toward a higher standard of email security. The report showed ......read more
Unique 18:9 Screen Aspect Ratio and Complementary UX
Enables Unparalleled Consumption of Mobile Content
Dubai, United Arab Emirates February 18, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) will feature its new mobile UX 6.0 in its upcoming G6 smartphone specifically customized to maximize the advantages of the device’s expansive FullVision® display. LG G6 will feature a 5.7-inch QHD+ ......read more
New XGen™ security features enhance server protection and extend to container architectures
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today announced the upcoming availability of Trend Micro Deep Security 10, powered by XGen™ Security. XGen™ Security is a blend of cross-generational threat defense ......read more
Mitsumi gains HP Supplies distribution rights for UAE, Oman, Bahrain and Yemen
Dubai, UAE, February 16, 2017: Mitsumi Distribution, the leading IT, Consumer Electronics and Telco distributor in the Middle East and Africa; today announced that it has been appointed by Hewlett Packard (HP) Middle East, as an Authorised HP Supplies Distributor for the Middle East ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 February 2017: A study by Citrix and the Ponemon Institute on IT security infrastructure found that less than half (40%) of UAE based respondents said their organization has security policies in place to ensure employees and third parties only have the appropriate access to sensitive business information. Adding to their concern is that nearly 79% of business ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 16, 2017 – Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, announced the launch of the Mimecast Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA), an analysis report measuring the effectiveness of email security systems. This effort highlights the need to push the entire industry to work toward a higher standard of email security. The report showed ......read more
OMAN COMPANY SIGNS PARTNERSHIP DURING INDIASOFT 2017
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2017: The 17th edition of Indiasoft 2017 concluded on Tuesday with about 30 new products launched at the event. The two day flagship IT event of Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) had two panel discussions – IT opportunities in emerging markets and IT business ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Feb 15, 2017: Whitehats, one of the largest Cloud IT Solutions & Services providers in Dubai UAE, has today announced a Cloud Service Provider Agreement with Acronis, a global leader in Cloud Data Backup & Recovery Solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments. With this agreement, Whitehats become the exclusive authorized partner for the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2017: Facebook is challenging developers across the Middle East and Africa to create innovative bots in the Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge. This aligns with Facebook’s commitment to promote innovation in the Middle East and Africa by providing developers and start-ups with the tools they need to build, grow, monetize, and measure products and ......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.
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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.
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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