Acer hosts its annual Middle East press conference to highlight its extensive product range
Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2017: Today, Acer hosted its highly-anticipated annual Middle East press conference at Dubai’s futuristic On42 lounge at Dubai Media One Hotel. The event saw the regional unveiling and showcasing of the latest range of Acer products, and featured two of the region’s key speakers, including Paul Collins, Country Manager Acer Middle East, South Africa & ROA, and Joumana Karam, Product Business Unit Head for Acer Middle East & Africa.
“At Acer, we place the consumer at the core of our business and innovate to ensure that we meet their unique requirements. Our entire product range is centered around the consumer and ensures consumer benefit from industry-first features that deliver ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2017 – HP Inc. today introduced its latest range of products for its printing and computing customers in the Middle East. The new products were showcased during a press conference at the FIVE Palm Jumeirah ahead of GITEX Shopper and GITEX Technology Week 2017, where the products will be shown to channel partners, retailers and customers.
HP’s latest range of products includes an upgraded portfolio of printers, commercial and consumer PCs as well gaming desktops and laptops. Product details below:
HP Sprocket Photo Printer (Red): AED 499
HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 3788 AiO: AED 255
HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 5075: AED 389
HP DeskJet Ink Advantage 5275: AED 429
HP DeskJet GT 5820: AED 699
HP EliteBook 1040 G4 starting AED 4,400
HP EliteBook x360 ......read more
Roundtable sheds light on implications of adopting integrity practices
Event explores cost-effective ways to enhance corporate resilience, overcome corruption
Dubai-UAE: 19 September, 2017: The Pearl Initiative, the leading independent private sector-led, not-for-profit organisation working to improve corporate transparency across the Gulf region, hosted a roundtable discussion in partnership with Siemens to explore the impact and future of integrity practices in the region. Experts from international, regional and UAE-based organisations convened to discuss the business value of tackling corruption through implementing corporate integrity best practices.
Carla Koffel said: “For the last five years, the Pearl Initiative has been actively involved in encouraging businesses to embrace stronger policies of corporate ......read more
Self-service banking & customer service excellence is a complement to Smart City vision
2nd Generation Virtual Smart Machine launched at the Middle East Banking Innovation Summit in Dubai
The state-of-the-art technology will offer new features including Cash Recycling, Coin Recycling and Passbook Update to enhance self-service banking
Offers Artificial Intelligence for decision-making and Know Your Customer questionnaires with chatbot technology
Dubai, September 19, 2017: Emerico Private Limited today marked the launch of its 2nd Generation Virtual Smart Machine (VSM) that will offer enhanced features to strengthen self-service banking and customer-oriented services. The launch was announced at the 7th Middle East Banking Innovation Summit, the region’s largest banking technology and innovation ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 19 September 2017: LG Electronics (LG) is on a quest to redefine the possibilities of tomorrow by introducing the most innovative home appliances and electronics available today. However, recently LG has introduced robots into its product portfolio and has showcased a variety of soon-to-be-released robots at various events across the world that will reshape tomorrow to make the lives of the everyday consumer more productive and convenient.
LG’s impressive collection of robots boasts simplistic usability and includes the Lawnmower Robot, the Hub Robot and HOM-BOT® in addition to the more specialized Airport Robot and Airport Cleaning Robot.
The Hub Robot united a diverse range of smart appliances under a single ecosystem, optimizing operations and enhancing convenience. The hub robot even utilizes Amazon ......read more
Ericsson sues smartphone maker Wiko in the regional courts of Düsseldorf and Mannheim in Germany, for infringement of patents essential for 2G, 3G and 4G cellular technology, as well as implementation patents
Wiko has been infringing Ericsson’s intellectual property rights for several years without any license or compensation, despite negotiations since 2013
Dubai, UAE, September 18, 2017: On August 14, 2017, Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) sued smartphone maker Wiko, in the regional courts of Düsseldorf and Mannheim in Germany, for infringement of patents essential for 2G, 3G and 4G cellular technology, as well as implementation patents.
Wiko has been infringing Ericsson’s intellectual property rights for six years without any license or compensation. Ericsson has tried to establish a fair, reasonable, and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 18, 2017: A new initiative by Siemens uses 360° cameras and virtual reality technology to introduce the people behind the company’s innovations and projects, offering a behind-the-scenes look at life inside Siemens in the Middle East.
Launched with a short documentary ‘Wake Up to a New World,’ the campaign – We are Future Makers – documents the daily lives of employees worldwide, using virtual reality to highlight the extraordinary things they do.
“Through this initiative we aim to shine a light on employees who have been curious and innovative, who have had the courage to think big and push boundaries with Siemens,” said Dietmar Siersdorfer, CEO, Siemens Middle East and UAE. “Attracting top talent to our organization is a key part of our ......read more
Annual spend on augmented reality and virtual reality in the MENA region is set to top US$ 6 billion annually by 2020
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2017: With augmented and virtual reality booming in the MENA region and expected to top US$ 6 billion annually by 2020, the technology is set to transform a variety of domains, ranging from education to healthcare and most notably gaming, marketing and film. So it’s great news that GITEX Shopper 2017, the region’s largest consumer IT and electronics show, is putting on the most advanced display of new models at the best possible prices.
Visitors to the eight-day consumer-tech bargain bonanza, which runs from the 23rd – 30th September 2017 at the new location, Za’abeel Halls 3-6 in the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), will find the world’s top ......read more
Dubai, UAE,16 September 2017: UAE telecommunications provider, du, today announced that it will offer the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. du customers will be able to pre-order iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus beginning September 15 and both will be available in stores starting on September 23.
“In the UAE there has been a lot of excitement around Apple’s most recent launch of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, and our customers are always eager to get their hands on the latest new products! We are a brand dedicated to empowering people through connectivity, and we are thrilled to be offering Apple’s latest generation iPhone to our technology savvy customers,” said Fahad Al Hassawi, Chief Commercial Officer, du. “At du, we strive to add to life through all our product offerings, and the latest Apple ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 14, 2017: Business France will be hosting 20 leading French technology companies at the 37th edition of GITEX Technology week which will be held from October 8 to 12, 2017, in Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC). The innovative and pioneering companies will be introducing their expertise in areas including 5G networks, Smart Cities, the Internet of Things, Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality and Artificial Intelligence at the French Tech pavilion in Hall 4 (Stands C436 to D410).
Within the Internet of Things sector, breakthrough French technologies will be presenting the latest accessories in the field such as the Wistiki Bluetooth tracker, live video solutions from a smartphone developed by Plussh, a personal multi-user cloud that can save data in a private partitioned space via Helixee by ......read more
Outlines plans to increase market penetration across Middle East as a vital part of the regional growth strategy
Increase focus on product enhancement by introducing ‘local fit’ line up
Panasonic to launch a new marketing campaign ‘Makers of Quality. Mastered in Japan.’ to reinvigorate itself as a leading Japanese brand offering innovative and premium quality products
Dubai, UAE, 13th September 2017: Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF) - the regional headquarters for Panasonic has announced robust plans for Fiscal 2017 under the leadership of the new Managing Director Mr. Hiroki Soejima. The annual convention was held in Dubai today.
Over 80 business associates from 12 countries attended Panasonic’s annual convention where the brand outlined increased ......read more
240-kg chocolate tower beats the heat with LG DUALCOOL air conditioners
Dubai, UAE – September 13, 2017: In an attempt to creatively illustrate how advancements in technology trump the long-lived difficulties of extreme temperatures faced in the Middle East and Africa, LG Electronics (LG) conducted an experiment to demonstrate how the LG DUALCOOL air conditioner still cools, even when the outdoor temperature spikes to 65 degrees Celsius.
To showcase the performance of the LG DUALCOOL, LG tasked the winner of the World Chocolate Masters Competition – Frank Hasnoot – who stated that in order to build chocolate sculptures, the indoor temperature needs to be contained to 20-degrees Celsius.
Hasnoot and his team of chefs competed against a second group of chefs in the same room, with the same ......read more
Committed to the Growth of IoT in the Smart Home
Dubai, UAE, September 13, 2017: The Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of leading global companies deploying the Z-Wave smart home standard, today announces the addition of leading ICT solutions provider, Huawei, to the Alliance Board of Directors. Huawei joins principal members ADT, Alarm.com, FIBARO, Ingersoll-Rand, Jasco Products, LEEDARSON, LG Uplus, Nortek Security & Control, SmartThings, and Sigma Designs.
Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider with innovative solutions, products and services used in more than 170 countries and regions. Many Z-Wave Alliance member companies, including Aeon Labs, LEEDARSON and FIBARO are part of Huawei’s OceanConnect pre-integrated IoT ecosystem.
The ......read more
Find the best tech bargains at GITEX Shopper 2017, from the latest smartphones and laptops to VR and smart home appliances
Dubai, UAE, September 12, 2017: GITEX Shopper, the must-attend annual event for tech-savvy shoppers in Dubai is just around the corner, with the latest and largest selection of consumer electronics under one roof. Taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from 23 - 30 September 2017, visitors to the show should be on the lookout for these top tech trends:
Wearables have transitioned from geek to chic as manufacturers experiment with features and functions in fashionable formats. Devices are becoming smarter, with increased functionality and more apps available to support them - look out for the latest stylish smart watches, Apple watches, Fitbits and more at GITEX Shopper. The ......read more
In Dubai World Trade Center from October 8 to 12
United Arab Emirates, September 12th 2017: SquareWay, a subsidiary of Vivaction dedicated to cybersecurity, will take part in Gitex Technology Week to present its security solutions for protecting mobile voice and data flows for professionals.
SquareWay develops and commercializes secured mobile communication solutions for companies. Compatible with iOS and Android, easy to install and use, the SquareWay solutions combine confidential and instant services for the user. They meet the needs of employees in a mobility situation, of communications between headquarters and subsidiaries and/or for any other entity, public or private, concerned to ensure the confidentiality of its communications.
With SquareWay, phone calls, mobile data flows, instant messaging, e-mails ......read more
Kicks off World Partner Forum with solutions to safeguard print environments, reshape how businesses print, and transform servicing
HP Connection Inspector, an intelligent embedded security feature created by HP Labs, to help printers stay ahead of malware attacks with advanced self-healing capabilities
HP Roam, a new business printing solution for secure cloud printing where work happens
HP Solutions Hub, a workflow optimization platform integrating paper seamlessly for digital
Next generation Smart Device Services 2.0 leveraging the power of IoT, big data, machine learning and predictive diagnostics to transform how devices are serviced
New A3 business printers and scanners including enhanced security features and performance
HP Reinvent: World Partner Forum, September 12, 2017: ......read more
Global retargeting tech company relocates Dubai main office to accommodate rapid growth and expansion, as digital ad spends rises.
Dubai, UAE, September 11, 2017: RTB House, a global company providing state-of-the-art retargeting technology for top brands worldwide, has celebrated its first anniversary in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region with several new business wins as the region experiences rapid growth around digital advertising.
According to a report by TBWA, the UAE has topped the list of GCC countries in advertising spending with US$531 million in the first quarter of 2016, followed by Saudi Arabia with US$312 million, Kuwait with US$144 million, Qatar with US$83 million, Oman with US$46 million and Bahrain with US$32 million.
This comes as good news to RTB House, whose client base has multiplied ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 11, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group today announced its cooperation with TÜV Rheinland to certify Huawei’s SuperCharge technology. Certification will mark the first time an end-to-end fast-charging technology has successfully completed the rigorous tests set forth by the world-renowned safety experts. Testing encompasses every component, requiring adapters, IC circuits and charging cable materials to pass safety, low temperature and thermal shock tests. Submitting itself to the stringent oversight of TÜV Rheinland demonstrates Huawei’s continued mission to deliver the most innovative features on the market, and highlights Huawei’s commitment to delivering not only faster charging but more importantly safer charging.
“Over the past 145 years, TÜV Rheinland ......read more
Exclusively distributed by Eros Group in UAE and select GCC , TCL TV XESS/85X6 wins the 2017 IFA Product Technical Innovation Award.
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 11th September 2017: One of the leading brands of the Eros Group portfolio; TCL, has been honoured by the International Data Group (IDG) and German Industry & Commerce Ltd (GIC) with the ‘Quantum Dot Technology Gold Award’- a 2017 IFA Product Technical Innovation Award for its XESS/85 X6 TV.
The leading innovator in developing QLED technology and products, TCL Multimedia Technology Holdings Limited, is today amongst the top 4 leading television brands alongside Samsung, LG and Sony. Eros Group, the sole distributor of world-renowned brands, works closely with TCL along with other leading Chinese brands to bring in products that meet ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2017: Western Digital, a world leader in storage solutions, has launched the Surveillance Storage Certified Surveillance Reseller Program in the UAE, designed to offer a comprehensive lineup of benefits for the security and surveillance channel providers.
The myWD Certified Surveillance Storage Provider Program is a tailor-made initiative that aims to offer training, sales support, value added benefits and incentives to security and surveillance system integrators, installers, solution and service providers to help them enhance their business opportunities and profitability.
The announcement came as a recent report by Research and Markets anticipated the video surveillance storage market to grow at a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 22.41 percent to reach USD $18.28 billion by 2020, as ......read more
Stylish budget notebooks offer upgradeable storage and longer battery life
Popular among students and professionals; manufacturer forecasts sale of a quarter million units by year end
UAE – September 10, 2017: Designed for budget-smart consumers and back-to-school shoppers, iLife Digital Technology today announced the launch of its new ultra-slim notebooks – ZedAir 2 and ZedAir H.
The new budget-friendly notebook range is powered by the latest Intel processor, Intel HD graphics and Windows 10 operating system; offering a faster, premium and secure computing performance. Designed for everyday use, both laptops are stylish, slim, light-weight and feature a 14-inch high-definition display and in-built storage. The ZedAir H also comes with an upgradable external storage and superior connectivity ......read more
As Huawei Connect 2017 comes to a close, Huawei commits to building one of ‘five world clouds’
United Arab Emirates – 9 September, 2017: 20,000 ICT industry professionals, thought leaders, and analysts poured into Shanghai this week to witness Huawei unveil a stream of innovations, including its vision of building one of five global clouds to power the future of business.
The New International Expo Centre was once again taken over by Huawei for its annual conference, Huawei Connect, in which thousands of representatives from more than 150 countries traveled to explore advancements in digital technology, and embark on a path to new growth.
With a commitment of spending USD500 million in the next five years to support digital transformations around the world, Huawei’s enterprise service ......read more
5G platform now includes first FDD radio from Ericsson capable of supporting 5G and Massive Multiple Input Multiple Output (Massive MIMO)
New radio to bridge 4G to 5G and enable 5G using today’s spectrum
Introducing network services that ease operators’ journey to 5G from preparation to actual 5G launch
Dubai, UAE, September 9, 2017: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) introduces a new radio product, AIR 3246, for Massive Multiple Input Multiple Output (Massive MIMO), which is a complement to Ericsson’s global 5G radio offering. AIR 3246 supports both 4G/LTE and 5G NR (New Radio) technologies and is Ericsson’s first 5G NR radio for frequency division duplex (FDD). This launch will enable operators – especially in metropolitan areas – to bring 5G to subscribers using today’s midband spectrum ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 07 September 2017: More than 80 percent of the telecom executives from the SAMENA region believe their future success and growth depends on making fundamental changes to their business and operating models, according to a recent report produced by management consultants A.T. Kearney in conjunction with the SAMENA Telecommunications Council.
The report, based on a recent survey of C-level executives from the region’s leading telecom companies, highlights the importance of mastering customer retention and customer base value management to sustain returns. Simultaneously, diversification and development of new businesses is becoming increasingly important with 85% of executives affirming that developing new business is critical to their companies’ success.
In terms of new ......read more
United Arab Emirates, September 7th 2017: For its 2nd participation at GITEX Technology Week, the French start up 2CRSI will present an innovative storage solution for CCTV applications.
2CRSI designs and manufactures innovative compute and storage solutions. The company has the ability to develop agnostic and scalable solutions, from big and fast storage systems for datacenters to powerful computer servers for HPC applications.
Innovative storage solution for CCTV applications
To record streamed videos from thousands of cameras you need fast and high storage capacity. One of the major key factors of success of a video surveillance solution is the ability to combine good software, optimizing the way the data are stored, and the appropriate hardware to make it work efficiently.
With a Software Defined Storage ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced the addition of remote control for Android to its enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution, Mobile Device Manager Plus. Available immediately, the new feature allows IT admins to remotely troubleshoot users’ Android devices running Android 5.0 Lollipop and above.
When mobile employees require assistance — be it ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 21st May, 2017: Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the opening of Red Hat Open Innovation Labs in London - its first in EMEA - to help customers integrate people, methodology, and technology to catalyze innovation and solve business challenges in an accelerated fashion. Red Hat Open Innovation Labs enable customers to ......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 ......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 ......read more
Fortinet – the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, will utilize its presence at GISEC 2017 to encourage CIO’s and CISO’s to review their cyber security strategies and operational posture in the face of an ever-increasing and challenging threat landscape. At the heart of Fortinet’s presence is the Fortinet Security Fabric which delivers a broad, ......read more
LogMeIn, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOGM), a leading provider of cloud-based connectivity, announced its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017.
First quarter 2017 highlights include:
GAAP revenue was $187.5 million and non-GAAP revenue was $201.1 million
Net loss was $18.6 million, or $0.43 per diluted share, and non-GAAP net income was $38.1 million, or $0.85 per ......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 ......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 ......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.
• ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH),a global leader in network and endpoint security announced its participation at Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC 2017) which will be held from May 21st - May 23rd, 2017 at the Dubai World Trade and Convention Centre. The company will showcase its extensive security portfolio and focus on its synchronized security strategy.
"Given the scale and ......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 ......read more
The brand promotes indoor air quality improvement to support the Asthma Awareness Month
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Panasonic Eco Solutions - a division of Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF) is promoting indoor air quality improvement for asthma respite through its ‘Breathe Clean’ campaign, which encourages people to improve indoor air quality to reduce asthma ......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 ......read more
A Blog by Steven Malone, Director of Security Product Management at Mimecast
The global reach and considerable impact of the WannaCrypt (WannaCry/Wcry) ransomware is a wake-up call for organizations and governments around the world. This on-going cyber threat will continue to adapt to take advantage of weaknesses in IT systems and procedures. New variants of this malware may cause even more ......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 ......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, ......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, ......read more
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT)– the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced the winners of its 2016 partner of the year awards for the Middle East region. The awards ceremony took place at the Fortinet Middle East PartnerSync Conference, which hosted more than 100 channel partners from across the Middle East and Pakistan. Fortinet's 2016 Partner of the ......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 ......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 ......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 ......read more
Leader in Broadband and Hybrid WAN Solutions Achieves 300 Percent Annual Growth in SD-WAN Solution Customer Acquisition
May 10, 2017 – Silver Peak, the global leader in broadband and hybrid WAN solutions, today celebrated the 400th customer deployment of its award-winning Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN solution, less than two years from its first customer shipment. The company commenced ......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 ......read more
Inspection conducted in 216 shops; notice served to those selling telecommunications devices & equipment without a valid license
Dubai, May 10, 2017: The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has conducted its first round of inspections for 2017 of shops selling telecommunications devices & equipment and issued a total of 159 written violation notices for shops practicing ......read more
With the official patronage of Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) of the UAE, the South Asia - Middle East - North Africa (SAMENA) region’s most prestigious annual ICT leadership event, SAMENA Telecommunications Council's Leaders' Summit, held in partnership with Huawei Middle East and sponsored by Nokia, Ericsson, du and Etisalat, reminded the industry to set new ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 10th May, 2017 — The internet of things (IoT) market remains fragmented in EMEA stemming from a disconnect between IT and business departments over what IoT is and how it should be used. This is according to a new survey of 1,400 business and IT leaders from 11 countries in Europe and the Middle East.
Findings from ‘The EMEA IoT showdown: Business vs. IT’ from ......read more
Dubai Festival City, Intercontinental and Panasonic representatives receive the Guinness World Record at the public launch of IMAGINE’s new show, ‘A Child’s Dream’
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Guinness World Records recognised IMAGINE, the latest multimedia attraction in Dubai, for the World’s Largest Permanent Projection Mapping after a three-month ......read more
Debuting Partners Include Cisco, Carbon Black, Palo Alto Networks, Gigamon and Check Point
Dubai — May 9th, 2017 — LogRhythm, The Security Intelligence Company, today announced the launch of its new Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) Program. The program is designed to foster interoperability to deliver a more complete security solution for customers, and build awareness ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced it has received certification of its endpoint management application, Desktop Central, with ServiceNow®. Certification by ServiceNow signifies that Desktop Central has successfully completed a set of defined tests focused on integration interoperability, security and performance. The certification also ensures that ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 9th MAY, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced Red Hat OpenStack Platform 11, the latest version of Red Hat’s massively-scalable and agile cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS). Based on the OpenStack “Ocata” release, Red Hat OpenStack Platform 11 delivers enhanced support for upgrades ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 8, 2017– Digital Shadows, the industry leader in digital risk management, continues to strengthen its management team by today announcing the appointment of Dan Lowden as Chief Marketing Officer, Schwark Satyavolu joining the company’s board and Paul Kenealy joining as Director of Intelligence.
Digital Shadows finished 2016 with its third consecutive year of ......read more
Industry, private sector and education experts define key drivers of the digital transformation at the Siemens Digitalization Roadshow in Dubai
Dubai roadshow is first in series which will also visit Abu Dhabi, Kuwait City, Cairo and Doha
Dubai, UAE, May 7, 2017: Leaders from the UAE’s industrial, education and private sectors have defined skills, collaboration and mindset ......read more
Dubai Police to unveil operational Robocop while Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) will host VR simulation of its high-speed capsule at 4th Gulf Information Security and Conference and Internet of Things Expo
Dubai, UAE – 7 May 2017: As companies and individuals across the globe increasingly feel the pressure to protect crucial information online, world-leading ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 7th MAY, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced Red Hat OpenShift.io, a free, online development environment optimized for creating cloud-native, container-based applications. Enterprises compete through software innovations, so rapidly building and scaling applications is critical. OpenShift.io enables digital ......read more
Flagship Smartphone is the first to offer 18:9 FullVision display that supports both Dolby Vision and HDR 10
DUBAI, May 07, 2017: After the recent launch of the LG G6 across the Middle East and Africa markets, LG Electronics (LG) reveals that its newest flagship smartphone has received great praise from users and reviewers in the region, thanks to its emphasis on the fundamentals, ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 7th May, 2017: 96 percent of organizations have Digital Transformation initiatives on their roadmap and more than half of those initiatives are in process now[i]. There is obviously a huge appetite across enterprises to utilize innovation for competitive advantage, and this places a huge burden on businesses to deliver access to IT services, data and apps, at any time and from ......read more
The Middle East & Africa region is a strategically important growth market for Sony Mobile
Xperia XZ Premium, winner of several top industry awards including ‘Best Smartphone at MWC 2017’, leads innovation push
Dubai, UAE, May 6, 2017: Sony Mobile Communications has shown strong global financial performance by reporting a profit of 10.2 Billion Yen (US$ 91 Million) ......read more
Market Research and Consulting Firm Quadrant Knowledge Solutions Cites Arbor’s Mix of
DDoS Managed Services, On-Premise Mitigation, Scalability and High Customer Impact
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 12, 2017 – Arbor Networks Inc., the security division of NETSCOUT (NASDAQ: NTCT), announced today that Quadrant Knowledge Solutions, a global market research and consulting ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 4th May, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced its vision for the automated enterprise powered by Ansible, the leading simple, powerful, and agentless open source IT automation framework.
Ansible is a game-changing open source automation technology for the management of IT environments at scale. Designed to ......read more
The 15.6-inch ultra-slim, touchscreen laptop offers excellent computing performance without the need to sacrifice weight or style
DUBAI – May 04, 2017: Today UAE consumers are looking for an alternative to computers that offer nothing more than impressive performance specifications. With innovation and the user experience at its developmental core, LG has focused on balancing ......read more
Acer Aspire series PCs bring together powerful processing power and graphics to deliver great performance for entertainment and everyday tasks.
The notebook series is designed with enhancing experiences in mind, including HD or Full HD displays, Acer BluelightShield™ screen technology and a 180° lay flat hinge.
For the prosumer and business users, Acer ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 4, 2017: The robot-based ACPaQ solution is the next milestone in the successful cooperation between Swisslog and KUKA. This world-class intralogistics innovation is the latest development to emerge from the bundled robotics and intralogistics know-how of the two leading providers. Swisslog showcased this system for fully automated mixed-carton picking and palletizing for the ......read more
Enterprise-Class HDDs Using HelioSeal® Technology Deliver Breakthrough Performance and Capacity For Intense Data and Extreme Demands for Enterprise, Cloud and Hyperscale Workloads
Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced that it has begun shipping its fourth-generation helium-based hard drive with its 12TB HGST-branded Ultrastar® He12 hard drive. The Ultrastar He12 ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 3rd of May, 2017: In line with the launch of Dubai Font by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, INDEX Holding, to be the first private Emirati company to adopt the Dubai font in all its electronic communications, as part of its commitment to promote Dubai as a leading city in the ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 3rd May, 2017– Today, Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, and Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company and the world’s leading cloud computing provider (NASDAQ:AMZN), announced an extended strategic alliance to natively integrate access to AWS services into Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. Through this ......read more
May 3, 2017, Dubai, UAE: The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has noted an increase in number of complaints regarding scam calls through its 103 hotline, media reports and social media comments. CRA would like to urge consumers to not share any personal information that could compromise their privacy if they receive a call from unknown persons.
Significant numbers of consumers ......read more
SOUQ.com doubled its smartphone sales during 2016 ‘May Mobile Mania’ than an average month
1st May 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: With Middle East’s E-commerce market set for exceptional growth, driven by high smartphone penetration, SOUQ.com is pleased to bring back ‘May Mobile Mania’ for the tech-natives from 1st to 5th May. The region is edging towards a ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 2nd May, 2017– Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today introduced Red Hat JBoss AMQ 7. The latest release of Red Hat's messaging platform combines the performance and efficiency of reactive programming with a more flexible architecture, giving customers a strong foundation for building distributed, reactive message-driven ......read more
True 360 Sound, Dramatically Deeper, Astonishingly Loud
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 — Bose today announced its best Bluetooth speakers ever -- the new SoundLink Revolve™ and SoundLink Revolve+™. With true omni-directional performance, and an entirely new acoustic design, Revolve speakers spread deep, jaw-dropping sound in every direction -- from a seamless aluminum design. ......read more
The DF range is designed for a wide variety of industries and applications, including state and local government ID programs, corporate and student ID applications, retail and healthcare
Dubai, May 1, 2017: Digital Factors FZCO, the leaders in identity card printing solutions across the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, today announced the launch of a new brand of card ......read more