Kuwait – April 25 2019: We like to have smartphones that are able to do any job on their own and having a great camera on the phone is a given. Charging a power bank and dragging it around all day just in case your phone runs out of battery is not really a way to solve battery issues either. The best solution to this is to get a phone with a superb camera, a battery that lives long and a powerful processer, like the new HUAWEI P30 Pro and most odds are that you are going to like it.
This phone is equipped with the world’s first Leica Quad camera setup that houses four powerful cameras for all your photography and videography needs. If you want your pictures and videos to look clear and full of colors even at night, the 40MP main camera can do this fully well. And if you like to take wide shots you have got the 20MP ......read more
Kuwait – April 22 2019— Huawei’s recently unveiled its latest flagship smartphone, the HUAWEI P30 Pro. Dubbed the Supercamera Phone, it is packed full with the company’s latest and greatest innovations. Here’s what’s new on the super powered flagship.
1. Optimized Snapchat Experience
Huawei announced that it has worked to optimize the Huawei P30 series camera for Snapchat, bringing more camera innovations to users, aiming for Snapchatters to soon be able to enjoy more experiences using the Huawei P30 camera.
2. Leica Quad Camera Setup
The HUAWEI P30 Pro packs a revolutionary Leica Quad Camera setup. This includes a 40MP main camera with the HUAWEI SuperSpectrum Sensor which brings in more light so taking pictures or shooting videos in the ......read more
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
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
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
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
The Arabian Travel Market 2015 (ATM) finally reached its conclusion last May 7. The leading travel and tourism event in the region which started last May 4th has proven its global presence once again and its effectivity as a platform for different tour operators, travel agents, DMCs, hoteliers, wholesalers and travel technology companies to showcase their products and services and reach out to ......read more
UAE, Dubai, May 12th 2015 – Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) announced today several production-ready updates and improvements for its open source projects that form the core of Terracotta In-Memory Data Management platform, a platform used for boosting performance, scalability, and building real-time applications.
Matthias Braeger, software engineer at CERN, the European Organization ......read more
Author: Phil Curran, Director of Product Marketing for Commvault Infrastructure Solutions
A few years ago, companies thought the cloud might help save on costs. No doubt everyone recalls the plethora of articles with titles such as: "How to save time and money in the cloud" or "Cloud Computing can generate massive savings" . Analyst studies from leading think tanks ......read more
Wireless solutions provider set to present blueprint for building cost-effective HetNets at upcoming event
Dubai, UAE – May 11, 2015: Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Limited, a global leading wireless solutions provider, will present the key to constructing a cost-effective HetNet for increased coverage and capacity on day one of LTE MENA 2015; HetNets continue to gain importance in light ......read more
By Yasser Zeineldin, CEO, eHosting DataFort
Myth 1: Data hosting on cloud is less secure than in-house server hosting
Reality: Contrary to popular belief, cloud hosting with a reliable cloud services provider is more secure than in-house server hosting. Cloud service providers have a team of experts across technology domains including data security. They normally have state of the art ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 10th May, 2015: Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) today announced it is redefining networking for IP storage systems with the industry's first purpose-built storage connectivity portfolio for both data center and disaster recovery applications to help enterprise IT teams manage growth, mitigate risk, and reduce costs. EMC will continue to work to integrate new IP storage technology features ......read more
Dubai – 6 May 2015: Global Innovations, the leading IT service provider for Travel and Tourism highlights one of its modules, XML-Based Product Distribution, an efficient platform that provides seamless integration of systems.
While small companies and traditional tour operators still rely on email, phone, fax and viewing or logging in website in able to process bookings, most tour ......read more
Dubai, UAE (May 5, 2015) – Buying a refrigerator is something that happens occasionally, and with the availability of numerous products and different styles, making the right choice is crucial as it is the most important and most used appliance in your kitchen.
Refrigerators and freezers come in a wide array of styles, from basic to high-end models. Traditionally, a top freezer ......read more
Ericsson, the leading provider of LTE technologies and a leader in the Networked Society, is participating in the upcoming LTE MENA 2015, in Dubai.
In a world where everything that can be connected is connected, entire industries will have to undergo transformations to thrive in the Networked Society. Ericsson will showcase its pioneering technology, products and solutions which will enable ......read more
Smart phones being an unavoidable device in everbody's life in this modern era can be made use of in an Islamic way. We made this Android application for performing Dhikr and Duas from Quran. Having a smooth interface and with an ever pleasing theme for eyes (white text on black background) makes this app very easy to use.
The application also has a multi-talented feature of showing benefits ......read more
Dubai – 1 May 2015: Tours and Safari Costing is a feature integrated with the Financial Accounting Module that can provide complete cost estimation solution.
For companies that operate Tours and Safaris, finding out the total cost on each booking they make can become complicated, considering both the direct and indirect costs – factors that are sometimes hard to determine. As a ......read more
Epic Note is Latest Phab Addition to Fly’s Smartphone Line-Up Designed to Meet Needs of Middle East User Base
Middle East Phablet Market Share Up to 11.1% in 2014 From 6.2% Year Earlier: GfK
DUBAI, 28 April 2015: Top European mobile maker Fly is meeting growing regional demand for phablets with the latest addition to its big-screen phone family, the Fly Epic Note.
Phablets – ......read more
Dubai – 28 April 2015: The impact of technology on the Travel and Tour industry is immense and has prompted small and mid-sized DMCs to catch up with the most advanced users of ERP software for automating their business.
For most companies operating for many years, the daily tasks and operations have become ordinary routine that they have effectively managed to survive most challenges. ......read more
The report features targeted attack cases that Trend Micro analyzed in 2014, including information on attack-related C&C infrastructure monitored.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27 April, 2015
1. Due to the very nature of targeted attacks, attribution remained arduous because threat actors made it a point not to leave identifiable traces in target networks. ......read more
McCollins Media develops Code Blue - an innovative social alarm app to combat the snooze
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27 April 2015: In a survey conducted by McCollins Media, a leading web design and social media marketing agency, it was revealed that 90 per cent people hit the snooze button in the morning on a daily basis. The surveyed revealed this leads to a ‘mad-rush’ ......read more
Dubai – 25 April 2015: Creating group quotations is undoubtedly a complicated task for tour operators. Global Innovations’ Reservation and Back Office Module has a feature called Group Costing that handles this complexity for DMC's and Tour Operators.
Before the evolution of the travel and tours industry, companies have depended on time and effort in handling group bookings. ......read more
New Platform Provides Real-Time Assessment Across Millions of IT Assets On-Premise, in Elastic Cloud Environments or Mobile Endpoints
Dubai, UAE, April 22, 2015 - Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS), a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions, today announced the launch of Qualys Cloud Agent Platform (CAP), a revolutionary new platform that extends Qualys’ ......read more
Dubai – 22 April 2014: Since the inception of Global Innovation’s I-Itinerary, there were series of enhancements made and modules added to meet different tour operator requirements.
But in this age of advancement it is still surprising to know that some tour operators are still doing the conventional way and manually handling their task -- using phone and email which is tedious. ......read more
Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) is organising participation at “25th International IT, Telecom & Technology Exhibition COMEX BUSINESS 2015” scheduled during April 27-30, 2015 at Oman International Exhibition Centre, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. The exhibition is endorsed by Information Technology Authority of Oman, (ITA) Telecommunication Regulatory ......read more
EXTON, Pa., U.S.A. – April 16, 2015 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that registration is now open for The Year in Infrastructure 2015 Conference, being held Nov. 3-5 at the Hilton London Metropole in London, U.K. This global gathering of leading figures in the ......read more
Latest Session of ‘Innovation Days’ Highlights Role of Social Media in Government – Citizen Engagement, Hosted by MBRSG and SAP
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 16 April 2015 – A majority of Arab people support governments’ use of social media in taking citizen engagement and services delivery to the next level, according to industry experts.
The observation ......read more
Spring! Finally, the days are getting longer again and the weather gets warmer. Most people want to go outdoors and try to make the best out of bright evenings. But already a new email is blinking up, a colleague is still waiting for a return call and a document also needs to be finished.
In these moments, many wish the day had 30 hours. However, having more time is often not the only solution. ......read more
The abundance of available streaming services has transformed many users’ viewing habits: Non-Linear consumption of TV programs, the rapidly growing availability of YouTube channels and an ever increasing use of mobile devices – all this dramatically changes the face of home entertainment. Along with these changes, display manufacturers such as AOC have made great efforts to meet the ......read more
CRIF D&B is Analytics Partner at the 10th Annual Middle East Retail Banking Forum
Dubai, April 03, 2015: Leading risk management and business solutions provider CRIF D&B announced its participation as Analytics Partner in the 10th edition of the Middle East Annual Retail Banking Forum and Expo. Ubaldo Tambini, Director of Credit Solutions - CRIF D&B, is slated to speak at the ......read more
The leading IT service provider’s annual event received a refreshing upgrade, promising a change in Middle East’s technology event itinerary.
Dubai, UAE, April 1, 2015: Exceed IT Services, an award-winning IT service provider in the Middle East, has revamped its popular annual technology awareness event to form the Tech-Lab series.
Currently running throughout the region, ......read more
VSUN Group is appointed by Panasonic as the Exclusive Distributor in KSA
Dubai, April 1, 2015: VSUN, the global smartphone manufacturer, has unveiled 6 models of ‘super advanced and cool’ smartphones and tablets specifically targeting the Middle East, Africa and CIS markets.
The company has also begun its regional expansion in Egypt and Saudi Arabia, as part of an aggressive ......read more
Smartphone owners expect quantifying and regulating stress will increase life expectancy by two years
Quantification of such behaviors today starts with wearables. However, those who are very satisfied with their wellness need both style and function: 55 percent say product design is important, while 59 percent buy technology devices to fulfill specific needs
With 62 percent ......read more
Taking Part in Second Arab Mobile App Challenge Leads to International Success for Winning Team
Doha, Qatar: Dr. Nasser Marafih, Group CEO, Ooredoo today congratulated the winners of the Global Mobile App Challenge, and applauded the high number of participants from the MENA region who reached the final stages of the international competition.
In all, 24 teams from 18 countries competed in ......read more
DANWAY Electrical & Mechanical Engineering, Bee’ah, Al Futtaim, and wasl Among Gold Winners; Advance to EMEA Finals
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 24 March 2015 – UAE-based organizationsDANWAY Electrical & Mechanical Engineering, Bee’ah, Al Futtaim, and wasl Asset Management Group, were recognised today as the Middle East’s leading business innovators ......read more