Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – November 19, 2018: The new Huawei custom operating system comes with the all-new gesture navigation mode. So how does this improve upon the already stellar FullView user experience?
Effective One-Handed Operation
In times of travel and transportation, everyone knows the value of a smartphone in helping to have a good time. A thumb’s usually good enough for normal browsing, but at times you’ll want to switch things up and use other apps—then it dawns on you: you’re having a hard time reaching the navigation bar with that finger, while holding on to their other hand with a cup of coffee that's hard to control. But in the all-new gesture navigation mode, you can easily swipe from the edges of the screen towards the center to get around the device, allowing you ......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
Huawei's mobile platforms available in Kingdom's major cities to users to experience the smartphones prior to purchasing
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia November 14, 2018: In order to provide more live experiences before purchasing, Huawei Saudi Arabia went around between major cities in the Kingdom showcasing the latest products of its new HUAWEI Mate20 Series. Huawei plans to bring the phone closer to its customers so they can use it through mobile platforms during the month of November, which include retail outlets such as the Red Sea Mall in Jeddah, Granada Mall in Riyadh and Al Rashid Mall in Dammam.
Mr. Pablo Ning, Vice President of Huawei Saudi Arabia, said: "Customers are looking for technical details through media or online. However, it is very rare to see them use the device, test it and have a full ......read more
KSA; November 8, 2018: Epson, a market leader in printing and imaging solutions, is championing Saudi businesses to ‘Make the Switch’ to inkjet printing, an energy saving printing option in line with Saudi Vision 2030 commitment to environment.
Epson is currently showcasing its market leading business solutions in Jeddah, Riyadh and Al Khobbar. Products on display include:
WorkForce Enterprise WF-C20590 D4TWF, the superfast 100ipm colour A3 business MFP. Visitors can also experience WF-C869RD3TWFC, WF-C5790 DWF and WF-M5799
EB 1470 UI laser Ultra Short Throw wireless interactive projector with Full HD Resolution and White and Colour brightness of 4,000 lumens
SureColor SC-T5100 printer that allows users to print technical and CAD drawings in detail up to 36”
Jason Whiley, ......read more
Mazen Pharaon to lead Deloitte Digital Center in Riyadh
Saudi Arabia, November 01, 2018: Deloitte has appointed Mazen Pharaon as the Leader of the Deloitte Digital Center (DDC) in Riyadh. Mazen will lead the DDC’s full-range of Digital services for clients in the region, which also include the development of the DDC’s digitally focused talent initiative.
Mazen, a Saudi Arabian technology expert, has over 20 years’ experience accumulating and evolving from previous assignments as Chief Technology Officer and other strategic IT management roles in major banks and other financial institutions across the Middle East and in Saudi Arabia. He will lead the Deloitte Digital Center in driving strategic services that create effective courses of action, and experiences to leverage disruptive innovations and ......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
3rd October 2018: Shaker Group, the sole distributor for LG Air Conditioners in Saudi Arabia, has inaugurated the expansion and advancement of its integrated LG Air Conditioning Academy. The Academy, funded by LG Air Conditioners, was announced at Shaker's premises in Riyadh and attended by LG & Shaker top management and representatives.
The Academy embraces a wide range of LG Commercial Air Conditioning solutions demonstrating pre-sales solutions with the ultimate goal of providing industry-leading after-sales services.
Mr. Azzam Saud Almudaiheem, Chief Executive Officer at Shaker Group, commented:
"The launch of the Academy establishes the parallel strategic directions of Shaker & LG as they endeavor to provide the best Product Knowledge and education about advanced technologies in LG Air ......read more
Ring and Al Jammaz host roadshow in Riyadh and Jeddah to promote home security and share Ring’s innovative home security products and solutions
September 26, 2018: Ring, a leader in in neighbourhood security together with Al Jammaz Distribution, the leading Saudi based Value-Added Distributor, announced they have embarked on a two-city roadshow in Riyadh and Jeddah, to promote Ring’s innovative home security products and solutions and share insights into the importance of home security with its partners in the Kingdom.
“Ring believes in keeping homes and communities safe rather than just comfortable and we hope to change the way home owners view security by keeping an eye on their family and property, even when they can't. The Ring roadshow is an important and exciting component of our ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – September 11, 2018 – Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) today announced that it has sold 10 million units of HUAWEI P20 Pro and HUAWEI P20 in the first five months, empowering photography enthusiasts globally to take stunning photos with their smartphones. This remarkable milestone is testament to global consumers’ confidence in the Huawei brand, and the innovative technology that Huawei has engineered for its photography-centric line of flagship devices. Huawei’s latest flagship devices sold very well in key markets such as China and Western Europe, where they are performing significantly better than their predecessors.
“We are humbled by the reception of our latest flagships among global consumers. By going above the 10-million mark, we have again set ourselves a high bar to ......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
The Trend Micro Saudi Academy for Cybersecurity Program is seen to boost the government’s efforts to strengthen its cybersecurity infrastructure
August 26, 2018: Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, is taking up the cudgels to support Saudi Arabia’s efforts on enhancing the security of the Kingdom’s ICT infrastructure. With the launch of the Trend Micro Saudi Academy for Cybersecurity, offered exclusively for Saudi nationals, the company aims to address the shortage of local expertise needed to keep KSA’s digital space secure.
The cybersecurity workforce shortfall remains a top concern for governments and organizations not only in KSA and the rest of the Middle East, but across the world as well. The gap between supply and demand in cybersecurity ......read more
Introduces the first batch of certified Female Data Scientists in the Kingdom through the adoption of Dell EMC Data Science and Big Data Analytics Curriculum
Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University partners with Dell EMC to train and certify top talented females on open technologies such as Data Science & Big Data Analytics, Cloud computing and virtualization
The university successfully trained and certified 57 female Data science and big data analytics students on Dell EMC technologies and infrastructure
An additional 103 students certified in Cloud Infrastructure
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 08, 2018:
In alignment with the Saudi Vision 2030 to promote a knowledge-based economy, Princess Nourah bint Abdulrahman University, the pioneering and largest ......read more
New solutions key to supporting GACA’s transformation of 26 airports
JEDDAH – 7 August 2018: Saudi Arabia’s General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has selected global IT provider SITA to support the modernization of the country’s biggest airports, implementing a sweeping transformation of airport and communication technology across 26 airports. The new implementation marks another major milestone in the decade-long partnership between GACA and SITA.
The new technology is vital to improving the overall passenger experience while preparing the airports for an expected surge in passenger numbers over the next few years. Passenger traffic across all Saudi airports climbed to 92-million in 2017, a 7.7% increase compared with the previous year.
H.E. Abdulhakim bin Muhammad Al-Tamimi, ......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
Canon Middle East and Ali Zaid Al Quraishi & Brothers formally establish Canon Saudi Arabia to support growing demand for business solutions
Saudi Arabia, June 6, 2018: Canon Middle East (CME), a provider of imaging technologies and services, today announced that it is expanding its regional presence by establishing direct operations in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). The announcement came during a signing ceremony between CME and Ali Zaid Al Quraishi & Brothers to formally establish Canon Saudi Arabia, which will become the largest regional direct presence for CME.
Canon Saudi Arabia will operate from Riyadh, and with an additional two branches in Jeddah and Khobar, will be become the company’s largest entity in the region. With over 300 employees by 2020, Canon Saudi Arabia will directly ......read more
Company to promote & distribute ESET’s Endpoint Protection; Data Protection & Technology Alliances
Saudi Arabia, June 03, 2018: Al Falak Electronic Equipment & Supplies Co announced a partnership with IT security solutions provider ESET to promote and distribute ESET’s Endpoint Protection; Data Protection and Technology Alliances to meet the growing customer demand among businesses in Saudi Arabia. The addition of ESET solutions to its portfolio will further strengthen the distributor’s market presence in the country.
The signing ceremony, held at Novotel Riyadh Al Anoud Hotel, Riyadh, KSA, featured three sessions. The ‘ESET Endpoint Protection’ discussed ESET’s multilayered and cloud augmented malware protection system and multi-layered protection, along with the MSP program. ......read more
Company aims to expand presence in growing Saudi Arabian security industry
IP video surveillance segment plays key role in achieving goals of Saudi Vision 2030
April 22, 2018 — Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, and operations, is set to highlight its premier solutions addressing the evolving physical and cyber threats in the Middle East region at the upcoming second edition of Intersec Saudi Arabia, which will be held at the Jeddah Center for Forums and Events in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) from April 24 to 26, 2018. The Genetec booth will be located at Stand #A27.
For the second year in a row, Genetec will attend the biggest trade fair for safety, security, and fire protection in the KSA, and will demonstrate its security, intelligence, and ......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
June 28, 2015 - Al Falak, Electronic Equipment & Supplies Co., a leading IT and communications solution provider in the Saudi market signed an agreement with a US based, CorreLog, the leader in multi-platform IT security event management, offering software systems and automation solutions to the financial - banking sector, through CorreLog Server application via subscription delivered from ......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
June 23, 2015 - Al Falak Electronic Equipment & Supplies Company, a leading IT and communications solution provider, has revealed its move of offering its ICT-based services to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s (KSA) banking and finance segment. The company is expected to leverage its diverse portfolio of services across banking institutions operating in the Kingdom. Services to be offered ......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
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
Jeddah: Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) and FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE) today announced their intention to co-develop tools and services to help merchants and issuers protect against advanced cyber attacks targeting payment data. The first of its kind Visa and FireEye Community Threat Intelligence (CTI) offering will bring together threat information from both companies, allowing merchants and issuers to ......read more
New Visa and FireEye cyber watch program will provide advanced cyber protection capabilities for merchants of all sizes
Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) and FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE) today announced their intention to co-develop tools and services to help merchants and issuers protect against advanced cyber attacks targeting payment data. The first of its kind Visa and FireEye Community ......read more
Jeddah, June 17, 2015: The Middle East and Africa (MEA) PC market suffered a year-on-year decline of 9.6% in Q1 2015, with shipments to the region totaling 4.3 million units. That's according to the latest market insights announced today by International Data Corporation (IDC), which attributed the market's poor performance to currency fluctuations in a number of the region's key ......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
Virgin Mobile Saudi Arabia, which is on a mission to Make Mobile Better, is to offer subscribers a range of online payment options via PAYFORT
Dubai, UAE/ Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – 14 June 2015 – Virgin Mobile Saudi Arabia will expand the variety of payment options it offers to mobile subscribers in the Kingdom via an agreement with PAYFORT, the Arab world’s leading online ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 11th June, 2015 — To support substantial customer demand for production scanners in the kingdom, Kodak Alaris announces today that it is opening dedicated service centres in Saudi Arabia to provide fast local support throughout the country for organisations using both Kodak branded as well as third party scanner equipment.
The new centres will open in June 2015 and are ......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
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
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