Doha, Qatar, October 21, 2018: Qatar has taken an early lead in the roll out of 5G mobile services, with the country’s two operators, Ooredoo and Vodafone Qatar, both launching their next generation networks in recent months.
Having run initial test services in May, Ooredoo announced at the end of July that it had successfully launched 5G services at 50 network stations across the country, making it the first company in the world to roll out a commercially available 5G network.
On August 26 Vodafone Qatar switched on its own 5G service, with its first enterprise customer, submarine cable provider Gulf Bridge International, connected two days later at the Qatar Science and Technology Park.
The competing 5G services offer rapid connectivity, with download speeds in excess of 1GBps, and ultra-low ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 19 September 2018: Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, has become one of the first technology firms to register with one hundred percent ownership in Qatar. In order to support its increased activities in the country, the company has also opened a new office in West Bay, Doha.
Huawei’s position as one of the first fully-owned technology companies operating in Qatar follows a May 2018 announcement that the country would open to one hundred percent foreign ownership. The move is intended to accelerate the development in all economic and commercial activities, attract foreign capital inflow, and achieve economic diversification in accordance with the Qatar National Vision 2030.
In line with the aim of ......read more
Doha, September 11 , 2018 – MEEZA, Qatar’s prominent end-to-end Managed IT Services & Solutions Provider is pleased to announce that it has been named winner in the “Service Provider of the Year” category by the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) at the fourth edition of the Qatar IT Business Awards.
The Qatar IT Business Awards by The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) honors organizations that have benefited the ICT Industry and the development of innovation. The award program is an annual event, where independent panel of experts in technology and business judge the awards nominations.
Commenting on the occasion, CEO of MEEZA, Eng. Ahmad AL-Kuwari said:
"It is an honour and a great achievement for us at "MEEZA to receive Service Provider of the ......read more
Registration for the beta of EMUI 9.0 is now open
Qatar, September 08, 2018: At IFA 2018, Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) announced EMUI 9.0, the next major update to the Android-based operating system (OS) from Huawei.
As one of the first Android Pie-based custom systems, EMUI 9.0 offers a premium user experience that is underpinned by an intuitive interface and rich features. The EMUI 9.0 is currently on beta, which is now open for registration. Additional features will be launched together with the upcoming HUAWEI Mate 20 Series.
The latest Huawei custom OS was designed to feel more natural and streamlined than ever. Huawei has reimagined and consolidated many of the settings to minimize the number of steps a user has to go through to get things done. Overall, EMUI 9.0 performs 12.9 percent ......read more
3 September, 2018, Doha, Qatar: At IFA 2018 today, Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) unveiled the HUAWEI AI Cube, a two-in-one speaker and 4G router with Alexa built-in, marking its official entry into the nascent smart speaker market. It represents a new, more natural and convenient way for consumers to connect to the internet and control smart devices, while delivering high quality audio in a compact form factor featuring a minimalist design.
“As an industry leader, Huawei is committed to providing seamless connectivity and enabling the smart, connected experience. To those ends, Huawei has been actively strengthening the value proposition of its product portfolio, and augmenting an increasingly wide range of products with AI technology, with HUAWEI AI Cube being the latest in the line,” said ......read more
September 01, 2018: In his IFA 2018 keynote titled “The Ultimate Power of Mobile AI”, Huawei Consumer Business Group CEO Mr. Richard Yu introduced the Kirin 980, the system on a chip (SoC) that will bring about the next evolution of mobile AI. As the world’s first commercial SoC manufactured with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturer Company’s (TSMC) 7nm process, Kirin 980 combines best-in-class performance, efficiency, connectivity features, and Dual NPU AI processing power.
“Last year, we showed the world the potential of On-Device AI with the Kirin 970, and this year, we’ve designed an all-round powerhouse that not only features outstanding AI capabilities, but also brings cutting-edge raw performance to consumers,” said Mr. Yu. “Equipped with all-new CPU, GPU and Dual NPU, the ......read more
Starting today, customers in United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait, and Oman can buy Kindle devices from SOUQ.com, including the bestselling Kindle Paperwhite and our most advanced e-reader—Kindle Oasis
With Kindle, readers have access to the world’s best eBook selection on Amazon.com, including over one million titles in English, Arabic, French and Hindi, including over 12,000 Arabic-language Kindle books from leading authors
August 28, 2018: Amazon and SOUQ.com today announced customers in United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait and Oman can shop the latest Kindle devices, including the bestselling Kindle Paperwhite and our most advanced e-reader, Kindle Oasis, now on SOUQ.com (https://uae.souq.com/ae-en/ae-kindle/c).
“We are delighted to make books more accessible by bringing the ......read more
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
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.
About ......read more
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
DUBAI, UAE - 29th JUNE, 2015 - Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today introduced Red Hat Atomic Enterprise Platform, an integrated infrastructure platform designed to run, orchestrate and scale multi-container-based applications and services. This new offering is available through an early access program.
Based on the world’s leading ......read more
Abu Dhabi, June 27, 2015 – Alpha Apps, the Abu Dhabi-based mobile apps developer, launched today the first mobile application that introduces children to “Sira”, the life story of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).
Using stunning high quality illustrations, and being of the most avalanched productions of applications developed in the region, "Sira" walks children through ......read more
Pioneering Service Making Education Accessible to More than 181,000 Customers
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo is continuing to roll-out the Mobile Academy service – a portal that provides an “all-you-can-learn” experience – across its global footprint, as demand for mobile learning increases in the MENA region and Southeast Asia.
Ooredoo’s mobile learning services offer a ......read more
DUBAI, UAE – 25th JUNE, 2015 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the general availability of OpenShift Enterprise 3, the first enterprise-ready web-scale container application platform based on Docker format Linux containers, Kubernetes orchestration and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, providing full support from the ......read more
Ipswitch today released WhatsUp Gold 16.3 with innovations that significantly improve the power and user experience of their industry-leading network and system monitoring software for IT teams. The release includes the industry's first and only native support for Cisco NetFlow-Lite, expanded Microsoft application performance monitoring, and top customer requests for increasing productivity ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 23, 2015: Smart Link BPO Solutions and Contact Centers, a leading business process and contact centre outsourcing provider in Saudi Arabia, announced it has received four prestigious awards at the Middle East Call Centre (MECC) Awards 2015 held in Dubai recently. The company’s efforts were also recognised as their customers – Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Labor, ......read more
New platform and infrastructure services enable developers, IT professionals, and business users to drive innovation and accelerate digital transformation
Redwood Shores, Calif. – At a live event today, Oracle Executive Chairman of the Board and CTO Larry Ellison announced new additions to the Oracle Cloud Platform, a comprehensive, integrated suite of services that make it easier for ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates- 23 June 2015: In an unprecedented display of dominance in the IT solutions and services domain, Help AG has been named as the 'Systems Integrator of the Year' by Channel Middle East, Network Middle East and Reseller Middle East - three of the region's most prestigious IT publications. The ceremonies, held between April and June 2015, recognized the IT ......read more
Launch of Enterprise Mobility Solution That Tracks, Manages, Secures Mobiles Devices from Centralized Dashboard
• Remote wipe feature to protect against data theft or misuse
• Flexibility to manage enterprise and employee-owned devices
• Download a free, 30-day trial at http://ow.ly/O9PCQ
Dubai, UAE — June 18, 2015 — ManageEngine, the real-time IT ......read more
First-of-its-Kind Feature Enables Customers to Change Channels, Select Movies, Pause, Rewind and Record – all from their Smart Devices
Doha, Qatar: In an incredible technology breakthrough, Ooredoo has today upgraded its Mozaic GO app to enable customers to turn their mobile phone or tablet into an advanced TV remote control. The new feature, which has been highly anticipated by Mozaic ......read more
New Services and Bigger, Faster Networks Deliver More than 40% Data Growth across markets in North Africa, Middle East and Southeast Asia
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo believes that its data leadership positions in key markets will ensure success in the fast-moving telecommunications sector, and is looking to build these positions as demand for mobile and fixed internet continues to rise in 2015.
In ......read more
Dubai, June 16, 2015 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security and Orange Business Services, a global communications solutions operator and integrator, today announced the integration of Gemalto’s market-leading SafeNet Authentication Service with Business VPN Galerie, the Orange Business Services secured cloud hub. Orange Business Services customers ......read more
Nexans concludes a successful 3-Day Expert Certified training for its partners.
Doha, Qatar, June 15, 2015: Nexans, the worldwide leader in the cable industry and expert in LAN cabling solutions, announced that they conducted a successful three-day intensive Certified System Partner (CSP) Training program for their resellers and partners at Crowne Plaza Doha - The Business Park. Under the ......read more
du contributes to ITU Study Group on 5G
Dubai, UAE, 15 June 2015: du, the fastest growing telecommunications operator in the Middle East, held a Telecom Knowledge Series session on 5G to highlight latest trends and updates related to this emerging technology. Held at du headquarters and led by Saleem AlBlooshi, du’s Executive Vice President of Network Development and Operations, the ......read more
Exceed Gulf expands regional reach by launching a bigger office in Muscat
Exceed Gulf, a leading IT service provider in the GCC region, has shifted its operations to a bigger office at Muscat Grand Mall, which was opened under patronage of Dr. Salim Sultan Al Ruzaiqi, Chief Executive Officer of the Information Technology Authority (ITA). From this new premium location, Exceed endeavours to ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 15th June, 2015: A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), a technology leader in application networking, today announced it has partnered with cyber security software developer ThreatSTOP to deliver the A10 Threat Intelligence Service. The new A10 Threat Intelligence Service augments the application security portfolio of A10's Thunder ADC and TPS products to protect customer applications and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10 June 2015: The inaugural Internet of Things Expo 2015 (IoTX) - the region’s first IoT exhibition and conference - closed at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) today, with the world’s leading technology firms vying to capitalise on regional Smart City projects.
As pioneering IoT and device-driven technologies transform 21st century urban living and ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 10th June, 2015 -- A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), a technology leader in application networking, today announced new mid-range Thunder™ Application Delivery Controller (ADC) appliances and high-end Thunder SPE ADC appliances that set a new standard for secure high-performance application delivery. The new mid-range Thunder ADC appliances provide powerful dedicated hardware for SSL ......read more
Dubai, June 09, 2015 – With the introduction of the Fujitsu SP-1120, SP-1125 and SP-1130 Fujitsu subsidiary PFU (EMEA) Ltd. establishes a new product range of document scanners complementing the existing fi Series and ScanSnap product lines. Designed to capture 20, 25 or 30 pages per minute (A4 colour, duplex 200/300dpi), the new SP Series models are intended as solutions for companies ......read more
Author: Glen Ogden, Regional Sales Director, Middle East at A10 Networks
Value-addition is the name of the game in channel today. Margins are getting tight on hardware and as hardware costs fall, even these slim margins decline. With customers always asking for more from their solution providers, the need for specialization and differentiation is evident. Developing a well-tailored ......read more
Ooredoo’s 2014 Speed Boost Increases Average Peak Connection Speeds by 72 Percent Year-on-Year – among the Fastest in the World
Doha, Qatar: A new international study of global Internet speeds, the Akamai “State of the Internet" Report, has named Qatar as one of the fastest-rising countries for fixed line Internet speeds in the world, following Ooredoo’s Internet ......read more
•Acer K138ST is an ultra-portable “all-in-one” short throw LED projector with an intelligent ambient light sensor for cinema on the go
•Acer also introduces projectors ideal for office meetings and interactive learning
•Acer U5320W ultra-short throw projector can project images up to 100” at just 80cm (31-inches) from the screen
•Acer P5515 is capable of ......read more
Delivers World’s Smallest 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive; and Its First-Ever 256GB USB Flash Drive
Dubai, June 7, 2015 – SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), a global leader in flash storage solutions, has launched two new, USB 3.0 flash drives – the 128GB* SanDisk Ultra Fit™ USB 3.0 Flash Drive, the world’s smallest USB 3.0; and the 256GB SanDisk Ultra® USB ......read more
Dubai, UAE - 9th June, 2015 - Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that visionary thought leaders from Cisco, Dell, IBM, Intel and SAP will be featured speakers at Red Hat Summit 2015 in Boston, June 23 - 26. Top executives from each company will deliver keynotes and provide Red Hat Summit attendees with unique perspectives on some ......read more
DUBAI, UAE – 9TH June, 2015 – Commvault, a leader in data protection and information management, today announced it is now a Preferred Solution Partner within the Cisco® Solution Partner Program. The Internet of Everything (IoE) continues to bring together people, processes, data and things to enhance the relevancy of network connections. As a member of the Cisco Solution Partner ......read more
SAP’s Big Data Solutions Support GCC’s Rising Demand for Real-Time Tracking and Analysis of Contagious Diseases
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 8 June 2015 — GCC healthcare authorities urgently need to deploy technology solutions to prevent the spread of contagious diseases, following global outbreaks of malaria and Ebola, experts announced today at the Big Data Show, ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 7th June, 2015: Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN), a leading provider of next-generation network access solutions for the mobile enterprises, today announced that Gulftainer, the largest, privately owned, independent port management company in the world, has installed a new, state of the art wireless network at its new headquarters in Sharjah, UAE using Access Points (APs), a ......read more
Author: Yarob Sakhnini, regional director, MEMA at Brocade
The New IP allows you to take evolutionary steps to achieve revolutionary results. So, where do you start? There are two basic components to a New IP network: The overlay and the underlay. Many feel that the overlay is a bit more complex than the underlay, but you can gain benefits from either component alone, or eventually both ......read more
World’s Largest Organizations Lose 10 Percent of Profits Per Year Due to Complexity: Global Simplicity Index
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 4 June 2015 – Middle East organizations must tackle complexity in their operations to avoid losing potentially 10 percent of their profits, SAP urged today in advance of the Internet of Things Expo (IoTX) and Big Data Show.
In the ......read more
Dubai, 03 June 2015 - Axis Communications, the global market leader in network video which provides intelligent security solutions that enable a smarter and safer world; introduced today two major offerings across the Middle East during a product launch event at the InterContinental Dubai Festival City. The products were introduced by Ettiene Van Der Watt, Regional Engineering & Training ......read more
Study Highlights “Information Generation” Creating New Demands for Enterprises; 40% of Respondents Admit Not Knowing How to Get Value from Their Data
New global research from Institute For The Future peers into the psyche and impact of the Information Generation
62% of respondents in the Middle East agree that the rapid adoption of third platform ......read more
9 in 10 CIOs Report Concerns Over Insufficient Wireless Protection; Over One-third of Enterprises Found Lacking Basic Wireless Security
Dubai, UAE – June 3, 2015 – Information Technology decision makers (ITDMs) believe wireless networks to be the most vulnerable element of the IT infrastructure, according to a new survey from Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 02 June, 2015: Cisco announced that ‘Securing the Internet of Everything (IoE)’ will be a major focus for the company at the Internet of Things Expo 2015 (IoTX), which will be held from June 8–9, 2015 at Dubai World Trade Centre. The company plans to launch an extensive range of security solutions for IoE for its Middle East customers at the ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 2nd June, 2015: Addressing growing security concerns about the broad range of documents, presentations, emails and spreadsheets being spread inside and outside of companies using consumer-grade solutions, Commvault today announced new capabilities to help business users more safely store, access and share files virtually anywhere. With the expansion of ......read more
GT200 tailored to serve small and medium sized enterprises and small data centers
June 02, 2015, Dubai, UAE – Giada Technology today debuted its smallest ever entry-level microserver – the GT200 at Computex 2015. Computex is Asia’s largest ICT trade show and the second largest in the world. The show runs from June 2-5 in Taipei, Taiwan. The GT200 is tailored to serve the ......read more
Reinforces Company’s Commitment to Helping Enterprises of All Sizes Deploy, Manage and Secure Networks in a Mobile Era
Dubai, UAE, June 1, 2015 – Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), the global leader in high-performance cyber security solutions, today announced a new FortiGuard Mobile Security subscription service to help enterprises protect mobile devices from cyber threats, particularly in ......read more
Antaira Technologies’ is proud to announce the expansion of its industrial networking infrastructure family with the introduction of the LNP-1202G-SFP and LNP-1204G-SFP series.
Antaira’s new LNP-1202G-SFP and LNP-1204G-SFP industrial PoE+ Gigabit unmanaged Ethernet switches offer the highest density of Gigabit Ethernet port connectivity in the market. The combination of SFP fiber ......read more
Doha, Qatar, 27 May 2015:OoredooQ.S.C. (“Ooredoo”) - Ticker: ORDS.QA–held its annual Capital Markets Day in Doha where Ooredoo’s senior management team updated investors and analysts on the business’ financial and strategic progress as part of its transparent investor relations programme.
More than 70 participants attended the event, where Dr.Nasser Marafih, ......read more
The SNC-VM772R intelligent camera praised at IFSEC International 2015 for its excellence
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 21, May 2015- The SNC-VM772R was included in a roundup of 2015’s most innovative companies at IFSEC Global which gathers more than 30,000 monthly unique users. Sony was showcased alongside many industry big names at the forefront of product development and as a leader in ......read more
FUJIFILM launches the FUJINON XF90mmF2 R LM WR
Telephoto lens is weather-resistant and delivers rich bokeh and ultra-sharp images
FUJIFILM Corporation has launched their latest telephoto lens. The FUJINON XF90mmF2 R LM WR will be added to the X-Series interchangeable lens line-up in July 2015. Offering a fixed focal length of 90mm (equivalent to 137mm)and a maximum aperture of F2.0, this ......read more
•Acer has expanded its Switch 10 series line with new 10.1-inch models featuring Intel® Atom quad-core processors and appealing aesthetics
•The Red Dot award-winning Switch 10 E offers 6 eye-catching colour options, up to 12 hours of battery life(1) and the magnetic and latch-less Acer Snap Hinge™ 2,a new guiding plane design for easy transition between four ......read more
Starting this weekend, Chauffeur service Careem will offer users a chance to get “hands on” with popular tech products before buying them on e-commerce site Souq.com.
Thursday 13th May, Dubai: Souq.com and Careem have partnered to announce an e-commerce first; starting this weekend, the two homegrown tech companies will be giving consumers a chance to get ‘hands ......read more
· Ericsson participated in knowledge sharing event – best evidence practice between Qatar and Sweden
· Ericsson showcased its Intelligent Transportation Systems and how it can positively contribute to Qatar’s Road Safety
· Ericsson’s Rutger Reman, Head of Industry and Society, Region Middle East, addressed attendees on May 11
Ericsson ......read more