Kuwait, April 11, 2019: IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, is delighted to announce its partnership with Kuwait Finance House (KFH) to offer the first metal payment card in the country. This full-metal-card is the most premium product of the IDEMIA Smart Metal range.
Long considered a pioneer in Shar’iah compliant banking and one of the foremost Islamic financial institutions in the world, KFH has set another record with the introduction of Kuwait’s first metalpayment card. Partnering with IDEMIA, KFH will offer its new metal cards as an upgrade to a select group of its premium customers.
Bearing a one-of-a-kind laser-engraved design that demonstrates the bank’s commitment to service and innovation, IDEMIA’s smart metal card allows KFH to offer a distinct payment experience and unique ......read more
Company was the first smartphone player globally to showcase a 10x Hybrid Zoom camera technology during MWC 2019
March 26, 2019: OPPO has confirmed that the world’s first 10x Hybrid Zoom technology on a smartphone camera will be making its way to consumers in the Middle East very soon. Originally previewed in February 2019 at the Mobile World Congress, OPPO is the original inventor of 10x Hybrid Zoom technology, created as a means to provide everyone the opportunity to take professional style photographs, without fearing any loss of quality.
OPPO’s 10x Hybrid Zoom is a new technology created by OPPO with a triple-lens camera structure consisting of a telephoto lens, a 120-degree ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 48MP main camera. To provide further value to users, OPPO will also introduce Optical Image ......read more
5G will be available everywhere in Kuwait.
Kuwait, 06 March 2019: Kuwait: VIVA, Kuwait’s fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, announced the establishment of a 5G Innovation Center, with the aim to explore, develop, and launch new 5G use cases in Kuwait by 2019. Currently VIVA is already in action to rollout a nationwide 5G network with over 1000 5G NR sites supported by a massive device ecosystem of more than 100K devices including 5G CPEs, setting the benchmark as one of the largest 5G commercial rollouts in the world up to date. The 5G innovation center comes to enforce VIVA’s 5G business strategy execution and will open the door for new business models such as ultra-broadband, IoT, smart city services, and position VIVA as the undisputed leader in 5G era.
On this occasion, Eng. Zarrar Khan, ......read more
In yet another regional first, KFH will develop an autonomous system to take application details, communicate with credit bureaus and issue recommendations
Move follows last year’s announcement of KFH’s customer service chatbot designed to alleviate companywide workloads
March 3, 2019; Kuwait City, Kuwait – Kuwait Finance House (KFH) today announced that it has adopted Robotic Process Automation solutions by Blue-Prism, built on Microsoft technologies. This makes KFH the region’s first company in the Financial services industry (FSI) to implement a fully automated workflow system for retail credit and enables the organisation to empower its employees to better engage customers, optimize operations and transform services.
“Automation of our retail credit ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2019: Huawei officially launched its 5G multi-mode chipset Balong 5000 today – along with the first commercial 5G device powered by it, the Huawei 5G CPE Pro. Together, these two new products provide the world's fastest wireless connections for your smartphone, your home, the office, and on the go.
Balong 5000 officially unlocks the 5G era. This chipset supports a broad range of 5G products in addition to smartphones, including home broadband devices, vehicle-mounted devices, and 5G modules. It will provide consumers with a brand new 5G experience across multiple scenarios.
"The Balong 5000 will open up a whole new world to consumers," said the CEO of Huawei's Consumer Business Group, Richard Yu. "It will enable everything to sense, and will provide the ......read more
Lenovo DCG, in partnership with Pivot3, showcases new-edge converged computing and storage solutions at Intersec 2019 tailored around the needs of future Smart Cities
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 23 January 2019: Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG), a global technology leader, today announced their first participation in Intersec 2019, one of the world’s leading security trade shows, hosted at the Dubai World Trade Centre. During the exhibition, Lenovo DCG is showcasing some of the company’s high-performance computing capabilities, as well as an extensive product offering designed for the ‘Intelligence Revolution’ era.
In line with Lenovo’s strategy to empower and facilitate ‘Intelligent Transformation’, the participation follows the company’s recent announcement of ......read more
January 22, 2019: Following its successful launch, HONOR 10 Lite, HONOR’s latest flagship phone, is now available in Oman. While the flagship device packs powerful hardware it also scores high in style and design, making it a great new-year purchase or gift. It features a refined gradient finish for a youthful, energetic look that turns the device into an instant style icon, giving you a refreshing start in 2019.
As Artificial Intelligence (AI) continues to dominate new technology and devices in 2019 and beyond, the AI-powered HONOR 10 Lite front camera will offer a superior selfie experience to smartly capture the best possible selfie in any moment. The front camera can intelligently recognize and optimize eight scenarios in real time with the AI-powered algorithm, enhancing the subject’s face and the ......read more
UAE, January 08, 2019: Sony Corporation (“Sony”) will exhibit at the CES 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada, held from Tuesday, January 8.
Sony Corporation President & CEO Kenichiro Yoshida spoke at the Sony press conference held on Monday, January 7(local time), stating that “Sony is a Creative Entertainment Company. We at Sony partner with content creators who make the music, the movies, the television shows and the games that engage billions of eyes and ears and minds around the world. We’d like to showcase how Sony’s professional grade technologies support creators across the entertainment industries to produce compelling content. You will also see how our consumer products connect creators and users by enabling people to enjoy content at the highest possible quality.”
He ......read more
LG CTO Envisions Life Enhanced by Next Generation of
Consumer-Focused Artificial Intelligence Innovations
Jan. 8, 2019 — LG Electronics (LG) President and CTO Dr. I.P. Park outlined the company’s vision for the future in his CES 2019 keynote, titled AI for an Even Better Life, on January 7 at the MGM Park Theater in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. At CES, the world’s premier consumer electronics show, LG’s CTO outlined how the three key pillars of artificial intelligence – Evolve, Connect and Open – could deliver a robust AI ecosystem with diverse solutions for the real world.
A leading proponent of consumer-focused AI technology, LG has continued to take a leadership role in advocating the beneficial role of AI in consumers’ lives. The keynote featured LG’s AI technologies ......read more
“For 5G markets that choose to not work with Huawei–they will be like an NBA game without star players”
Huawei 2018 sales revenue is expected to reach 108.5 billion US dollars, up 21% year-on-year.
Dubai, UAE, January 02, 2019: In a New Year letter sent by Huawei Rotating Chairman Guo Ping to the company 180 thousand employees worldwide, he expresses his confidence about the company business performance as Huawei never stopped pushing forward, and as a result the company 2018 sales revenue is expected to reach 108.5 billion US dollars, up 21% year-on-year.
Listing some 2018 milestones, he mentioned that Huawei has signed 26 commercial contracts for 5G with leading global carriers, and have already shipped more than 10,000 5G base stations to markets around the world. More ......read more
December 04, 2018: The HP ProBook x360 11 G3 EE and HP ProBook x360 11 G4 EE are the world’s thinnest rugged convertibles Since 2015, HP’s Education Edition PCs have consistently reset the bar for ruggedness and innovation for schools. With amazing new features designed to enhance instruction and minimize cost of management and downtime, the HP ProBook x360 11 Education Edition G3 and G4 allow users to:
Learn in the classroom and on the go. Thinner than its predecessor, these devices are built to withstand the rigors of active students with shock-absorbing molded rubber trim, a reinforced power port, Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3, and a spill-resistant keyboard.
Stay on task in the classroom or in the cloud. Power through the school day with the latest Intel® processors and battery life up to 16 ......read more
Kuwait , 27 November 2018: Senior executives from across the private and public sector gathered in Kuwait today for ‘IoT: Driving Kuwait’s Digital Future’, a conference to explore the country’s immense potential as a hub for the Internet of Things.
The event, which is being jointly organized by Bloomberg Businessweek and Oliver Wyman, featured keynote speakers including Sheikh Yousef Al-Sabahthe Director General of Kuwait Ports Authority, Dr. Saad Al-Barrak the chairman of ILA Group and Nawaf Algharabally the CTO of Zain Kuwait, who shared insights on how IoT has the potential to transform Kuwait’s economy and society.
The number of connected objects globally will rise to between 50 and 100 billion by 2020, up from 15 billion in 2014, according to Oliver Wyman. These connected ......read more
More than two million deals on products from leading brands
Souq empowers over 14,000 sellers and local brand across the region to succeed this White Friday
Local and global brands go on sale from 20 to 24 November with up to 70%
More deals than last year across all categories, from electronics to furniture, fashion, toys and more
15 November 2018: SOUQ.com brought White Friday to UAE in 2014 and is today announcing the return of its biggest online shopping event, with more deals than ever. From the 20th to the 24th November, customers across the GCC and Egypt can choose from more than two million deals and offers, with discounts of up to 70% available.
This year’s White Friday will be the biggest event ever, offering more than two million deals on the widest variety of ......read more
14th November, 2018: Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, won the first place prize of the prestigious King Khalid Responsible Competitiveness Award. This announcement was made during the illustrious annual Award Gala which took place Monday 12th of November at Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh.
Huawei was honored for its excellent sustainability practices and responsible competitiveness leadership, as well as its exceptional management capabilities and innovative social and environmental initiatives.
Launched in 2008, the King Khalid Responsible Competitiveness Award is the first and only award focused on responsible competitiveness and corporate responsibility in the Kingdom, and Huawei is the first ICT company to win first place ......read more
Space Grill – The World’s Best Full Size and Indoor Certified Fold-Away BBQ Launches in the Middle East
October 27, 2018: With many of us Dubai and GCC residents enjoying apartment living, the award-winning Space Grill is an amazing new-to-the-region cooking solution for those who enjoy a little al-fresco balcony dining but don’t have the space for a full-sized BBQ. Developed as the ultimate outdoor cooking solution, Space Grill is your perfect, fold-away BBQ for those with limited outdoor space. Whether you have a smaller garden, a compact terrace area or balcony, you can now enjoy the delightful aroma and overall enjoyment that a BBQ brings.
As the adage goes, necessity is the mother of invention. Founder and inventor of award winning Space Grill, Ryan Martin, tried to find such a ......read more
October 16, 2018 – Zain Kuwait, the leading digital service provider in the country, announces a strategic partnership with Samsung and Al Babtain Turnkey Solutions to employ Internet of Things (IoT) solutions to accelerate the nation’s digital transformation. This collaboration will facilitate the development of smart education, smart health, smart security and smart mobility solutions in line with Kuwait National Development Plan's smart government goals.
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed during GITEX Technology Week 2018, in which Zain Kuwait participated showcasing its B2B and Smart City offerings. Under the terms of the MOU, Samsung, as a global leader in innovation, will support Zain Kuwait in driving transformative and beneficial IoT innovation to create exciting opportunities for ......read more
Kuwait, September 30, 2018: Marks & Spencer (M&S) and Al-Futtaim today unveils its brand-new Kuwait website– bringing its flagship shopping experience of approximately 10,000 quality clothing and homeware products to customers across the whole of Kuwait.
The new website, marksandspencerme.com offers customers an enhanced way to shop with M&S, with greater choice and better availability including more sizes, styles and colours. The localised website showcases tailored content, products and promotions that are relevant to the region. The new website features prices in Kuwaiti dinar and offers local payment options too, including Visa, Mastercard, American Express (KWD not accepted) and JCB. Customer can choose from a selection of convenient delivery options, including free delivery to M&S stores, ......read more
Honeywell Technology Symposium 2018 showcases cutting-edge technologies to make buildings and cities smarter, safer and more energy efficient
Kuwait City, KUWAIT – September 05, 2018: In support of Kuwait’s long-term vision to drive sustainable development and build smarter cities, Honeywell (NYSE: HON), a global leader in connected buildings, hosted a technology symposium today at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Al Bida'a.
Held under the theme ‘Experience the IoT Evolution in Kuwait’s Future Smart Buildings’, the event brought together building owners and operators from key industries, as well as thought leaders, end users and sector stakeholders. Attendees discussed the latest technologies, business trends and Internet of Things (IoT) innovations driving 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
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
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
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
Kuwait, October 25, 2015: Action Global Communications is taking the company’s award-winning, strategic approach to PR and communications into the digital realm through Action Digital. In this fast-changing online environment in Kuwait, Action Digital and Action Global Communications will offer wholly integrated and bespoke on and offline communications strategy to help clients widen ......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
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
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
Providing Seamless Protection in today’s Changing Threat Environment
Kuwait City, Kuwait - 28th July, 2015: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704) continues to focus on making everyone’s digital lives easier and safer. To offer consumers optimal protection, the global leader in security software today announced Trend Micro Security 10 – a security and privacy ......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
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
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
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
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
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
•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