Huawei rises to become the world’s second largest smartphone manufacturer with robust Q2 performance
August 5, 2018: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) today announced its business results for the first half of 2018. The company reported solid growth, with global smartphone shipments at 95+ million units*. According to IDC, Huawei rises to become the world’s second largest smartphone manufacturer in Q2 with the global market share of 15.8%.
Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group, said, “The past six months have been incredible for Huawei CBG, marked by robust growth of our business across all markets and product lines. Our success is owed to our commitment to innovation and, most importantly, our customers. Moving forward, Huawei will remain focused on continually ......read more
Author: Network Protection Security Labs, Attack Investigation Team
Summary: Active attack group is eager to make use of available tools, research, and the work of other threat actors.
July 25, 2018: Symantec has uncovered the operations of a threat actor named Leafminer that is targeting a broad list of government organizations and business verticals in various regions in the Middle East since at least early 2017. The group tends to adapt publicly available techniques and tools for their attacks and experiments with published proof-of-concept exploits. Leafminer attempts to infiltrate target networks through various means of intrusion: watering hole websites, vulnerability scans of network services on the internet, and brute-force/dictionary login attempts. The actor’s post-compromise toolkit suggests that ......read more
Hundreds of new and quirky products now on Interesting Finds
July 25, 2018: SOUQ.com has announced the launch of its new “Interesting Finds” store which will make your search for the perfect gift forever easier. Customers can now easily access hundreds of new, interesting and trendy products including toys, home decor, accessories, and much more.
Interesting Finds curates the new and interesting items available on SOUQ.com into fun-to-scroll-through, collage-style lists; making gift giving fun and exciting.
Users can shop these quirky gifts with a touch of a finger directly from the SOUQ website or mobile app for Android & IOS.
Register online or connect with SOUQ on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Snapchat to learn more about our interesting finds and keep up with the latest ......read more
Hisense expands its product portfolio and brings a round of exciting prizes to be won as official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
Further to its dynamic competitions and offers prior to the World Cup, Hisense gave away 4 winners each semi-final tickets + AED 10,000 Cash*, a 65-inch Hisense ULED TV, a 55-inch Hisense ULED TV and to 8 lucky winners group tickets to the monumental event
The brand hosted a roadshow at Central Galleria, Mall of the Emirates, from the 1st to 10th of July with interactive games to play and great prizes were won
July 22, 2018: Hisense, one of China’s largest consumer electronics companies, adds to its product portfolio and brings new and exciting offers to the streets as the Official Sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. In the spirit of football ......read more
Powered by Dual front camera (24MP+2MP) and new f/2.0 wide aperture lens, HUAWEI nova 3 series promises Artificial Intelligence selfies
July 19, 2018: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), the global smartphone giant, has announced the launch of its new HUAWEI nova 3 and HUAWEI nova 3i in the UAE. Both smartphones are powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) in its overall functioning and camera features. With dual front camera (24MP+2MP), users can expect the best-in-technology ‘selfie’ that a smartphone can offer.
HUAWEI nova 3 series was initially designed with the younger and trendier consumers in mind, for whom a smartphone is not just part of their lifestyle but also represents their personal style. The series is designed to offer an AI-enhanced lifestyle, which includes a huge focus on an outstanding selfie ......read more
The LG G7 smartphone is the all-round cutting-edge smartphone with a brighter display, superior camera, precision audio and a host of AI functions that set it above the competition
Dubai, UAE, July 08, 2018: Following a successful rollout of the latest LG G7 ThinQ+ smartphone in South Korea, the Americas and Europe, LG has now launched its premium flagship smartphone in the GCC. The LG G7 ThinQ+ marks LG’s first G-series flagship phone with AI capabilities built-in, redefining how ‘smart’ a smartphone can be. The latest smartphone also comes with a host of new features and upgrades.
Qualcomm’s fastest Snapdragon 845 mobile platform gives the LG G7 ThinQ+ the computing power for its advanced AI functions, which starts with its innovative AI CAM. The new LG G7 ThinQ+ comes with a redesigned wide-angle ......read more
ESET – a global leader in information security software – has been recognized as a ‘Leader’ in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Security Suites, Q2 2018 report. The prestigious report assessed 15 of the most significant security vendors, including their ability to prevent, detect and remediate endpoint threats, with ESET emerging as one of the leaders.
In reviewing the overall market, the authors stated that Forrester survey data shows that “IT environment complexity”, was “the most frequently cited challenging issue” by enterprise respondents, and that, “Buyers want an endpoint security suite that consolidates capabilities and minimizes complexity when possible.” The report also states in ESET’s profile that; “Overall, ESET is best for enterprises looking for ......read more
July 01, 2018: When you are on one of your midnight fast food runs with your friends, you better not forget your house keys, nor your HUAWEI P20 Pro.
A camera which works like a literal pupil, shifting with different exposures, the HUAWEI P20 Pro’s lens adapt to every landscape, in attempts to capture the most idyllic of shots. We tested out the HUAWEI P20 Pro’s camera against the city scape of Dubai at night, and it’s safe to say that the sought-after smartphone is a clear winner in our eyes.
The issue of tackling night time shots has plagued the minds of smartphone manufacturers for long, and it has been the root cause of pixilated, greyish night-time imagery. But worries be gone! The HUAWEI P20 Pro eliminates all the challenges about night time photography and crystalizes all the elements ......read more
With enhanced AI Beauty 2.0 technology, the F7 is like your Personal Beauty Artist;
A beautiful 6.23-inch Super Full Screen with numerous software assistant for better full screen experience.
Equipped with 3400 mAh battery and AI battery management for long battery endurance
Dubai – United Arab Emirates, 23rd, April 2018 – OPPO, the Selfie Expert and Leader, today launched the F7. The latest Selfie Expert, powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI), takes smartphone technology to new heights. Together with the Super Full Screen and glossy design, the F7 offers consumers a better user experience. Priced at AED1249, the OPPO F7 with 4GB RAM and 64 GB ROM will be available from April 23rd, 2018 on all online and offline stores in Solar Red, Moonlight Silver and Diamond Black. OPPO will also hit the ......read more
Upgrade to a brand new Galaxy S9 or S9+ for an exclusive price when you trade in your current device at select Samsung Brand stores and retailers in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2018: Don’t miss your chance to own Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone for an exclusive discounted price when you trade in your current device. For a limited time only, Samsung is giving its customers in the UAE the opportunity to upgrade their current device and save big on the all-new Galaxy S9 or S9+, equipped with Samsung’s best-yet smartphone camera and a range of innovative features. Customers with select smartphone models can trade in their current device for a new Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+ at a reduced price, saving up to AED 1,860 on their purchase based on the condition of their current device. This offer is ......read more
The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ fuel new discoveries with Super Slow-mo video, best-in-class low light camera and AR Emoji for a more personalized way to express yourself
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 08 March, 2018 – Samsung Gulf Electronics Co. introduced to the UAE the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, the smartphones that reimagine the way people communicate, share and experience the world. The launch event took place yesterday at The Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa. Made for an age in which consumers increasingly communicate and express themselves more with images, videos and emojis, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ drive innovation with Samsung’s advanced camera. Redesigned with a new Dual Aperture lens that powers an innovative low light camera, Super Slow-mo video capabilities and personalized ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced Sophos Mobile 8, the latest version of its Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) and mobile security solution. This new version lets system administrators manage and secure corporate-owned and personal Mac, Windows, and mobile endpoints in the cloud-based Sophos Central management platform to deliver a simpler management strategy for businesses of any size.
This unified approach to endpoint management ensures consistent security policies and secure access to resources regardless of an employee’s choice of device. Sophos Mobile 8 adds a range of management features like MacOS management and configuration, Windows 10 application management, and extended Android and iOS management functionality.
"Mobile devices continue to be the ......read more
Ooredoo Group and P.I. Works Partner on Real-Time Network Management to Enhance Digital Experience
Scaling Up Success from Indonesia and Myanmar to 160 Million Customers Across Middle East, North Africa, Southeast Asia
Doha, Qatar, March 03, 2018: Ooredoo Group at Mobile World Congress announced the start of the deployment of artificial intelligence solutions to transform its network towards 5G, as part of a major partnership with P.I. Works that will significantly enhance the mobile data experience.
More than 160 million Ooredoo Group customers are set to benefit from more robust and widespread network coverage, more advanced mobile apps, enhanced capacity during mega-events, and the enablement of the next generation of 5G-based Internet of Things innovations.
Ooredoo Group is leading the charge of global ......read more
At Mobile World Congress, Ooredoo Maldives and Ooredoo Oman Showcase Real-Time and One-Stop-Shop Digital and App Solutions
Qatar, March 01, 2018: Ooredoo Group, at Mobile World Congress, today announced that it is driving new levels of digital experiences, scaling up real-time and one-stop shop solutions from the Maldives and Oman to millions of customers across its operating companies.
Across the Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia, Ooredoo Group operating companies are undergoing digital transformation to become future-ready. There is a strong focus on leveraging digital platforms to support new levels of customer engagement and self-service.
During Mobile World Congress, Ooredoo Oman has made a splash by launching Oman’s first all-digital, and individually-customisable mobile ......read more
At Mobile World Congress, New Report Shows How Ooredoo Fibre Transforms How People Experience Digital Content and 4K TV
Doha, Qatar, February 28, 2018: Qatar’s Gigabit-speed fibre penetration is the highest in the world, thanks to the rapid roll-out of Ooredoo Fibre, transforming how people experience digital services, according to a new Arthur D Little report launched today at Mobile World Congress.
The report, “Gigabit Fibre Driving Innovative Services in the Home,” shows that 99 percent of Qatar’s households are covered by fibre, nearly double the penetration rate compared to 2012, and matched only by Latvia, Lithuania, and Singapore. Now, 88 percent of households in Qatar are connected to fibre, also the world’s highest rate, matched only by Singapore.
Aligned with Qatar National ......read more
Ooredoo Group, at Mobile World Congress today, announced that it is racing ahead on the path to 5G, as the world’s first having 5G New Radio (NR) with commercial equipment suitable for business customers.
Live in Qatar, Ooredoo is proud to announce its first-in-the-region speeds of 2.3 Gbps with amazing 3.5 ms latency. By using Ooredoo 5G spectrum at 3.5 GHz, Ooredoo will continue to expand the footprint of 5G.
Ultra-fast 5G networks, already in Qatar, double the speed of current 4G network. 5G will transform daily lives, organisations, and industry verticals benefiting the speed and ultra-low latency. Applications of 5G could include autonomous vehicles, robotic surgery, and augmented and virtual reality sports.
As part of its network modernisation programme, “Evolution to 5G”, Ooredoo Group is ......read more
Strong Profitability and Highest Annual Sales Ever Led by Performance of Premium Home Appliances and TVs
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 28, 2018 — LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced record full-year revenues for 2017 of KRW 61.4 trillion (USD 55.4 billion), an increase of 10.9 percent from the previous year, the highest in the company’s history. Full-year 2017 profits of KRW 2.47 trillion (USD 2.23 billion) – the highest profit since 2009 – in-creased 85 percent from 2016 due in large part to strong performance by premium home appliances and TVs. Fourth-quarter 2017 revenues grew 15 percent versus 2016 to KRW 16.96 trillion (USD 15.3 billion), generating strong operating profits of KRW 366.8 billion (USD 330.9 million).
The LG Home Appliance & Air Solutions Company reported full-year 2017 revenues of 19.23 ......read more
Company plans to continue focus on making solid progress by concentrating on achieving recognition as a true premium brand with industry leading products in 2018
DUBAI, UAE, 24th January 2018: With the desire to create a better lifestyle for consumers, underpinning LG’s premium product philosophy, LG plans to continue pursuing an innovative, energy efficient and a premium product market strategy, positioning the company as a technology innovator with a flair for convenience, design and style. The company aims to accelerate premium product strategy by enhancing overall brand image and focus on profitable growth.
Last year has been a solid year for LG that highlighted successful changes in preparation for a promising future, including organizational redesign for new businesses, reinforcement of modular design, and ......read more
Designed to meet Mac’s requirements, LG launches latest external displays with exceptional visual and audio quality
Dubai, UAE, 21 January 2018: LG Electronics (LG) has announced that its UltraFine 5K display catered to Apple users to solve issues of compatibility between the Mac and external displays will be available in the Gulf region in January 2018. Boasting exceptional features for the finest details, LG is striving for excellence whilst empowering Mac users who desire high definition quality with superior visual and audio capabilities of a MacBook or MacBook Pro.
27-Inch UltraFine 5K Monitor
The UltraFine 5K features several ground-breaking components, and is namely the world’s first 5K display with a Thunderbolt 3 port that can transmit 5K video and data whilst simultaneously charging a ......read more
Robots the Other Key Factor of LG’s Transformation into an AI Company
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 8, 2018 — Following the introduction of the company’s robot lineup a year ago, LG Electronics (LG) continues to push the envelope with the unveiling of three more work robots at CES 2018. LG is introducing three new concept robots spe-cifically developed for commercial use at hotels, airports and supermarkets. These new robots represent LG’s commitment to expanding its business into a future growth engine based on its leading robotics technology.
All part of LG’s new CLOi (pronounced KLOH-ee) robot brand, the Serving Robot, Porter Robot and Shopping Cart Robot follow in the footsteps of the Airport Guide Ro-bot and the Airport Cleaning Robot that recently completed successful trial runs at Ko-rea’s ......read more
Diverse Range of Audio Products Not Only Deliver Great Sound but Advanced Intelligence as Well
DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 07, 2017 — LG Electronics (LG) at CES 2018 is showcasing superior, clearer and smarter lineup of premium audio products that promises to change the way people think about home speakers. New for 2018 is Meridian Audio’s advanced high-performance audio technology to deliver more natural and warm sound. From immersive Dolby Atmos® soundbars to portable Bluetooth speakers and its latest artificial intelligence (AI) speaker, LG has something for every music and movie lover.
Sound All Around and Above
LG’s new SK10Y soundbar delivers 550W of powerful output and supports 5.1.2 channels by harnessing the power of Dolby Atmos technology. A unique aspect of the technology is that unique ......read more
December 2017, MEEZA, an established Qatari Data Services Provider, Fujitsu Services Ltd and Vauban Group today announced that they signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enter into discussions to identify opportunities to provide world class information communication and technology services to Qatar. In collaboration with MEEZA, a Qatar Foundation subsidiary, this MoU will allow the parties to work to support Qatar’s National Vision 2030 by leveraging the Fujitsu Human Centric Innovation approach to delivering world class digital transformation and technology services.
The MoU will examine how to create significant market opportunities for a full range of technology products, solutions and services. The combination of MEEZA’S existing state-of-the-art data centre facilities, Vauban’s innovation and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2017: LG has paved the way for a plethora of electronics and home appliances, however its commitment to the development of televisions and in particular OLED technology has set a new standard of excellence by which televisions today and in the near future, will be measured. LG has succeeded in increasing its share of the premium TV market via its OLED TVs, which the company first began manufacturing in 2013.
With OLED making huge strides, LG has successfully established firm grounds within the OLED industry with LG’s technological expertise within the OLED technology. LG OLED TVs have been dominating the TV rating slots, earning the title “the king of TV.”
The importance of OLED cannot be overstated. The technology represents a seismic shift in television design, utilizing a ......read more
New store will be the “go to” space for consumers to connect with the Huawei brand, their latest technologies and their products, at a more personal level.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 6th November, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG), today announced that its first 'Experience Store' in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is now open at The Dubai Mall. The store offers consumers a full retail experience, which includes access to Huawei’s latest products and services under one roof. All new products will now be available for pre-booking and sale at the same time as its global launch.
The opening of the first brand store in the Middle East and Africa represents Huawei’s commitment to the region and the next step in the company’s mission to deliver breakthrough ......read more
For the first time in the region, consumers get a more customised, faster mobile experience powered by Huawei’s breakthrough Kirin AI processor
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 31, 2017: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) has unveiled the world’s most powerful AI flagship smartphones – the HUAWEI Mate 10 Series in the Middle East & Africa region. Heralding a new decade of smartphone development, the new HUAWEI Mate 10, HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro and PORSCHE DESIGN HUAWEI Mate 10 devices are set to deliver the ultimate intelligent experience for regional consumers by providing more comprehensive mobile intelligence through Mobile AI.
The HUAWEI Mate 10 Series goes beyond smart, using the AI application ecosystem to make the smartphone so intelligent with personalised AI applications that it ......read more
In October 2015, the two companies together demonstrated the Middle East’s first CAT 11 demonstration, achieving close to 600 Mbps peak throughput
Ooredoo Qatar now commercially launches CAT 9 with speeds of up to 375 Mbps across substantial areas of Doha
Aggregates a total of 50 MHz of spectrum on 800 MHz, 1800 MHz and 2600 MHz
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo Qatar and Nokia Networks today ......read more
One of the leading mobile communications companies selects the Middle East's most integrated communications agency to drive its outreach to the next level
Dubai, UAE, 17 December 2015: Following intensive search and pitch, Sony Mobile the leading innovator in communications, has appointed Havas PR Middle East as its public relations agency for the region.
The region's most ......read more
Important Breakthrough Technology Provides Qatar with Crystal Clear Voice Calls and Faster Connections on the Ooredoo Supernet
Doha Qatar: Ooredoo today announced another major technology breakthrough on the Ooredoo Supernet with the implementation of Voice over LTE (VoLTE) across large parts of Doha.
VoLTE will enable customers to make crystal clear HD voice calls over the 4G data network ......read more
New Eletta and Prima Donna S Models Bring Professional Tasting Coffees to Your Home
Dubai, UAE, November 30, 2015: De’Longhi has combined its design talents and technical expertise with its passion for coffee to create the perfect cup of coffee, which can be made in the comfort of your own home using one of the brand’s newest fully automatic machines. Whether you are looking ......read more
Indosat transforms into Indosat Ooredoo as it launches ambitious three year strategy to build Indonesia’s leading digital telco
Doha, Qatar / Jakarta, Indonesia: Indosat today became the eighth operator in the Ooredoo Group to adopt the Ooredoo brand, announcing this alongside the launch of a three-year strategy to bring digital to the people and become Indonesia’s leading digital ......read more
The Biggest Online Sale in the Middle East Set to Double Last Year’s Sales
Huawei Honor, Samsung, Lenovo, One Plus, Sony Playstation, Aldo, Guess, Pampers, Pepsi, Uber are amongst 10,000 new and exclusive deals through “White Friday 2015”
Set to double last year’s sales with 10,000 exclusive new deals
Mobile app users getting sneak peek offers from ......read more
Ooredoo and Huawei Work Together to Deploy Cutting-Edge Mobile Broadband Technologies
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo today announced a five-year extension of their strategic cooperation agreement with Huawei, which will see the two companies deepen their partnership to support Ooredoo’s market leadership across its footprint.
The agreement was announced in Doha, Qatar and was signed by Ahmed Al ......read more
Mobile data consumption per active smartphones is expected to increase from 1.2GB per month in 2015 to 10GB per month in 2021 in the Middle East and North East Africa Region
LTE only accounts for 4 percent of regional subscriptions in 2015 but is expected to increase to 30 percent by 2021
Video leads the way as the time spent watching video on mobile devices in Saudi Arabia and the ......read more
Ooredoo Group and Ericsson sign a five-year frame agreement for 2G, 3G and 4G radio, core and transmissions solutions
The agreement includes the new Ericsson Software model which will help Ooredoo launch new functionalities with a shorter time to market
Agreement aims to improve network performance to meet growing end-user expectations
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo Group and Ericsson ......read more
Winner of Overall Operator of the Year, Middle East Mobile Operator of the Year, Converged Service Provider of the Year and Network Optimisation Award
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo enjoyed incredible success at the CommsMEA Awards in Dubai last week, winning a total of four top prizes including the highest honour, “Overall Operator of the Year” for Ooredoo Group, and a new category, the ......read more
Reduced Business Complexity Key for Deploying Real-Time Analytics to Detect, Analyze, and Prevent Fraud
DOHA, Qatar – 15November 2015 – GCC banks can lead the global fight against fraud, which totals nearly USD 4 billion in revenue losses per year, one of the world’s leading technologists announced today at a major conference.
The global banking and financial services ......read more
The Android version of Office 2016 Arabic will provide a more personalised experience with familiar and user friendly interface, featuring significant improvements in performance and stability.
28th October 2015 – Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Microsoft has announced the availability of the Arabic version of office 2016 for Android to cater for its Arabic speaking customers. All new ......read more
Acceleration Day Takes Place in Qatar; Further Events Taking Place across Region
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo and the Arab Mobile App Challenge hosted a special “Acceleration Event” last week, aiming to help young app developers and digital entrepreneurs prepare for the largest programme of its kind in the region.
Launched in 2013, the Arab Mobile App Challenge enables teams of up to ......read more
Dubai, October 20th, 2015: Introducing yet another innovative invention, Dubai based IT solutions company X-Concepts has launched a phenomenal new serious of products in the Middle East market. The world’s first Islamic IT products were launched on 19th October at the GITEX Exhibition held at World Trade Center, Dubai.
All three newly launched products namely, Mobile Application - ......read more
Hospitality and Retail Sectors Two of Middle East’s Fastest-Growing for Audiovisual Technology, from Digital Signage to Guest Room Automation
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 13 October 2015 – Hospitality and retail will be two of the Middle East’s faster-growing sectors for technology, as tourists from the GCC are set to spend more than USD 70 billion over the next five ......read more
Agreement Covers Supply of Advanced Mobile Broadband Infrastructure and Professional Services for Ooredoo Group
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo Group and Nokia have signed a major framework agreement in Doha to support Ooredoo’s long-term development strategy across its footprint in the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia.
Under the five-year contract, Nokia will provide advanced mobile ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 6, 2015 -- Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced the appointment of enterprise software industry veteran Sabby Gill as executive vice president, Epicor International, effective immediately. Focused on accelerating international growth for ......read more
World's first interchangeable tablet series brings Zensational true luxury to users
19th September 2015 – ASUS has announced the launch of ZenPad to the Middle East, the world’s first interchangeable tablet series. Already positioned in the top four globally, ASUS is looking for ZenPad to become one of the top three in the market this year, led by its game-changing ZenPad S ......read more
Receives Top Prizes at Major Award Ceremonies on Consecutive Nights
Doha, Qatar; Ooredoo is celebrating a double success this week, winning “Best Operator” at the Telecoms World Middle East Awards 2015 and “Telecoms CEO of the Year” for Dr. Nasser Marafih at the CEO Middle East Awards in Dubai last night.
The company has delivered impressive results in 2015, reaching ......read more
Company provides Point of Sale Application and Encryption PIN Pads for insurance purchase
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 7, 2015: OMA Emirates-Solution Gulf, a provider of cutting edge technology for the payment industry today announced the provision of an end-to-end system that will assist the region’s first Automated Insurance Machine (AIM), a self-service insurance purchase ......read more
• Ericsson Network Engineer Solution and Services will allow the Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) and other government organizations involved to properly manage the new constructed telecommunications duct infrastructure in the state of Qatar
• Ericsson expands its footprint in Qatar’s Industry and Society segment
Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has been selected by ......read more
Funding from Pacific Controls and Toba Capital will fuel expansion of WSO2’s global initiatives to help enterprises fast-track business and IT innovation via APIs, IoT, mobile, and the cloud
DUBAI, August 24, 2015: Pacific Control Systems (PCS), the world leader in Internet of Things (IoT) and machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions, announced that it has invested $20 million into WSO2, an ......read more
Huawei Honor Nurtures “The Mighty Ladakh Expedition” and Raises the Bar for Photojournalism in Dubai
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates. August 24, 2015– Huawei Honor, the world’s No. 1 smartphone e-brand is partnering with PhotoWalk Dubai to offer a photo feast at a free exhibition taking place on the 28th August with leading Emmy nominated film maker, Beno Saradzic and the ......read more
Special Offer to win 10 Airline Tickets at the Launch Sale at 1pm on 25th August
23 August 2015, Dubai: Souq.com, the leading e-commerce site in the Middle East is set to further fuel e-commerce and smartphone growth in the region as it exclusively partners to bring the world’s No.1 smartphone e-brand’s second device, Honor 4X, to the market. With high GDP per capita and the ......read more
The company rides the innovation wave by bringing their business online
Dubai - 22 August 2015: Voyage Tours managed to be at the top of the game by being one of the fastest growing and most developed DMCs in Dubai. Since its recent system upgrade with I-Itinerary (Global Innovations) as their software solution to automate their operations, the company has seen great improvements and achieved ......read more
The 5.7” Galaxy Note5 redefines multitasking and dual-edge Galaxy S6 edge+ elevates multimedia
Dubai, United Arab Emirates—August 18, 2015 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in consumer electronics, unveiled the fifth generation of the Galaxy Note and the Galaxy S6 edge+ in the GCC today. Smartly designed with the most advanced S Pen on the market and next-level ......read more
New store has been performing strongly and has already contributed a 30 percent growth to mobile sales at Qatar Duty Free
Dubai, United Arab Emirates –August 17, 2015 – Samsung Gulf Electronics has partnered with Qatar Duty Free to open its first-ever Samsung Experience Store within a Middle-Eastern International airport. Located at Hamad International Airport, the new ......read more
Ooredoo Maldives Receives ISP Licence and Celebrates Ten Years of Operations in the Maldives
Ooredoo continues to enhance its data market leadership across its global footprint, with its Ooredoo Maldives operation receiving an Internet Service Provider Licence from the Communication Authority of the Maldives (CAM) earlier this month.
With the new licence, Ooredoo Maldives ......read more
Invites customers to donate spare credit via dedicated SMS crisis-code, while supporting relief & reconstruction efforts across the country
After seeing first-hand the scale of disaster and extent of community needs across Myanmar, Ooredoo has offered support to those affected in the country’s 11 national disaster zones following severe seasonal ......read more
Doha, Qatar, 04th August, 2015: Ooredoo has enhanced the stability and availability of the voice services being delivered to its fixed line customers in Qatar with an overhaul of its Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) infrastructure via an Infoblox solution.
This is the first phase in the upgrade of the company’s Ooredoo Fibre service, and will be expanded next to deliver better ......read more
Three New Health Clinics Launched in Algeria, as Initiative Extends Reach in North Africa and Southeast Asia
Ooredoo’s Mobile Health Clinic initiative, which was launched with the Leo Messi Foundation in 2013, has continued to expand its reach across Ooredoo’s footprint, aiming to touch more people’s lives in underserved communities.
At the beginning of ......read more
Wednesday, 22 July 2015 – Dubai, UAE: – Arbor Networks Inc. , a leading provider of DDoS and advanced threat protection solutions for enterprise and service provider networks, today released Q2, 2015 global DDoS attack data that show strong growth in the average size of DDoS attacks, from both a bits-per-second and packets-per-second perspective.
The largest attack monitored in Q2 ......read more
July 20, 2015: Distributed offshore engineering users of SACS V5.7 are benefiting from the extended information mobility provided through the software’s integration with the ProjectWise project delivery solution as well as enhanced integration with both MOSES and AutoPIPE.
SACS software for the structural analysis and design of offshore structures, including oil, gas, and wind farm ......read more
Award Highlights TYCONZ's Outstanding Performance and Commitment to Its Partnership With SAP and Customer Success
Beirut - February, 04, 2015 - TYCONZ announced today that it is the recipient of the SAP® EMEA Partner Excellence Award 2015 in the category “Platform Solutions.” Awards were presented by SAP (NYSE: SAP) to the top-performing SAP partners in the Europe, Middle ......read more
Wacom today has launched its first global promotion campaign, ‘Create more,’ aimed at providing both professionals and experienced enthusiasts in the photography and illustration fields a range of tools to inform, inspire and help them create even more. Under the initiative, a range of high quality content and downloads, including free tutorials from professional artists, will be ......read more
CommScope Positions Global Partner Program to Better Service Customers and Partners
—New Collaboration Tool Enables Faster and Easier Service to Global Customers —
Dubai, UAE, 13 July 2015 - To increase the ease, speed and efficiency of collaborating with its partners and to deliver faster and better services to its customers, CommScope is introducing a new management tool for ......read more
By: Yarob Sakhnini, regional director, MEMA at Brocade
However organization’s goals are measured — by market share, cost savings, shareholder returns, or customer satisfaction - they all have one thing in common: Restrictive IT. Organizations cannot take the risk of not addressing restrictive technology, absorbing the growing cost, and mitigating the impact of a failing ......read more
Qatar Airways’ Primary and Back-up Data now Hosted on Pioneering Ooredoo Facility
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo and Qatar Airways have expanded their strategic partnership, with the national airline moving both its primary and backup data to Ooredoo’s cloud-hosting platform.
As part of the migration, Qatar Airways has moved its systems and infrastructure to the world-class Ooredoo Data ......read more
Dubai, UAE - July 9, 2015 – Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cyber security solutions, today announced it has closed the acquisition of Meru Networks (NASDAQ:MERU), a leader in intelligent Wi-Fi networking. With the close of this acquisition, Fortinet expands on its secure wireless vision and enterprise growth focus, broadens the company’s solutions ......read more
DUBAI, UAE – 9th July, 2015 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced it has teamed with Super Micro Computer, Inc., a global leader in high-performance, high-efficiency server, storage technology and green computing, and Vantrix, a global provider of media optimization and delivery solutions to mobile and video service ......read more
New Global Partnership powered by SAP HANA® Enterprise Cloud to Help CFG Simplify Operations,
Enhance Fan Engagement and Improve Player Performance for Teams, Including Manchester City Football Club
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 07 July 2015 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and City Football Group (CFG) today announced a global, multiyear marketing and technology partnership that will ......read more
IPN has won the PR business for Huawei’s e-commerce only brand “Honor” in the region, following a multi-agency pitch
8 July 2015, Dubai: Honor, the world’s leading smartphone e-brand from Huawei, has appointed Impact Porter Novelli (IPN) as its PR agency operating in the GCC region, effective immediately. Multiple PR agencies were invited to partake in a competitive ......read more
Ooredoo reaches out to Communities with a Host of Charitable Activities and New Islamic Content during the Holy Month
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo companies have celebrated the spirit of Ramadan across their regional footprint this month, with a series of special initiatives.
The activities have been designed to encourage people to appreciate life, spend time with loved ones, and help people in ......read more
Choosing the right applications can make the difference between increased margin or missed goals, increased efficiency or poor productivity. But the right applications alone are not enough.
To derive maximum business value, these applications need to be highly responsive, accessible and easily available. Each application may be deployed across different sites and servers with different ......read more
By: Manish Bhardwaj, Sr Marketing Manager, Aruba Networks, an HP Company
If you’re always on the hunt for your keys and wallet, the Internet of Things (IoT) is here to make your life easier. Attach small wireless tags to your favorite things and track them with a mobile app. Unlock your front door as you pull into the driveway. Worried that you forgot to close the garage door on your way ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, July 06th, 2015 - Software AG’s University Relations department has announced its fifth annual international CeBIT idea contest. The competition is open to students and faculty at colleges and universities around the world and invites them to submit creative proposals for a project to be showcased at CeBIT 2016, the largest IT fair worldwide. Software AG’s ......read more
UAE, 5 July, 2015 – CompTIA, the IT industry association and leader in vendor-neutral skills certifications for the global IT workforce, has today announced it is teaming with The Ministry of Interior (MOI) Telecoms Department in Qatar to offer key IT training courses to their employees, increasing work efficiency and productivity in the workforce.
The MOI is the first government ......read more
Dubai, July 04, 2015 – On June 29 Fujitsu received the official certificate for the Red Dot Award for product design at the Red Dot Designers’ Night in Essen, Germany. Joining the ScanSnap SV600 and iX500 document scanners, which received the accolade in 2014, the ScanSnap iX100 obtained the internationally recognised seal of quality for its excellent product design.
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Dubai, UAE, 2 July, 2015 - Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced several new analytics and management innovations to help customers optimize their on-premise and cloud deployments. Red Hat introduced Red Hat Access Insights to provide customers with operational analytics, and announced expanded capabilities in Red Hat Cloud ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 1 2015: HTC customers in the United Arab Emirates will benefit from exciting offers available from retailers around the country this Holy Month of Ramadan. Available until the end of Ramadan, retailers around the UAE are offering exclusive deals on a variety of HTC One and HTC Desire flagship ranges. The offers include the newly-launched HTC One M9+ and Desire 626G+ among others. ......read more