Also announcing Mi Note 10 Lite
1st June 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Today Xiaomi announced three new smartphones, Redmi Note 9 Pro, Redmi Note 9 and Mi Note 10 Lite.
Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9: The legend continues
Redmi Note series has been offering some of the most incredible mid-range smartphones on the market, with over 110 million1 Redmi Note units sold across the globe. Together with the recently launched Redmi Note 9S, the new Redmi Note smartphone lineup continues to flaunt cutting edge design and innovation without the flagship price point.
Photography and videography reign supreme with 64MP quad camera
Featuring an impressive quad-camera setup in the rear, Redmi Note 9 Pro’s 64MP main lens captures crisp, ultra-high-resolution images in all lighting conditions while ......read more
License Agreement Covers Numerous Technologies
Currently Found in LG’s CordZero and HOM-BOT Vacuums
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 01, 2020: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) and Miele & Cie. KG (Miele) have entered into a long-term patent license agreement covering robot vacuum cleaner technologies. The terms of the agreement will allow Miele to produce and sell robot vacuum cleaners using patented technologies developed by LG R&D.
The license agreement includes the use of LG’s patented induction signal guide and infrared-induced signals to enable robot cleaners to accurately and precisely return to their docking stations for charging. Other LG patents being licensed relate to dust unit detection and agitator attachment technologies.
“LG has long and storied history of ......read more
New Video-Forward Design and Compact Body Packed with Advanced Imaging Technology and Easy-to-Use Functionality
Dubai, UAE, 31 May 2020 – Sony Middle East & Africa has announced the new pocket-sized digital camera ZV-1 a lightweight, compact “all-in-one” style solution will be available in the UAE in July 2020. Designed from the ground up for content creators and vloggers, the ZV-1 combines easy-to-use features with uncompromising imaging technology, making this the perfect tool for any content creator at all skill levels.
“Sony’s new ZV-1 was purpose-built to meet the needs and demands of today’s video creators,” said Murat Gebeceli, Head of Digital Imaging, Sony Middle East & Africa. “We are always listening to our customers, ......read more
Joining the Steering Committee Allows LG to Go Beyond Blockchain to
Usher in the Next Era of Fast, Fair and Secure Applications
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 31, 2020: LG Electronics Inc. (LG) and Hedera Hashgraph, an enterprise-grade distributed ledger platform, today announced that LG has joined the Hedera Governing Council. The Council, designed to enable the most decentralized governance model for a public ledger, will comprise up to 39 global organizations from a diverse array of industries and geographies.
LG is the Council’s 14th member, joining Boeing, Deutsche Telekom, DLA Piper, FIS (WorldPay), Google, IBM, Magalu, Nomura, Swirlds, Swisscom Blockchain, Tata Communications, University College London (UCL), and Wipro. As the sole home appliance manufacturer to join ......read more
• All Sony’s digital imaging equipment is disinfected with isopropyl pads
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 28, 2020: Jason Rego, Senior Manager- Digital Imaging, Sony Middle East and Africa with the Gearbox team. Sony Alpha Cameras and Lenses than can now be rented from Gearbox online
Dubai, UAE, 28 May 2020 - Sony Middle East & Africa has partnered with Gearbox, a market leader in photography and prosumer videography rental, to provide amateur and professional photographers in the UAE with integrated online access to hire Sony’s latest range of Alpha cameras and lenses.
Renting Sony’s digital imaging equipment is now easy on the proprietary award winning and fully automated rental platform built into Gearbox website. Interested customers can check ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 28, 2020: Just as thorough hand washing and other hygienic practices have become key aspects of our daily lives, keeping our smartphones clean should also form a key part of our self-sanitation routines given just how much we interact with our mobile devices.
So, how exactly can you continue to use your smartphone and stay hygienic? Read on for some suggestions as to how you can effectively and safely clean your smartphone.
Why Do You Need to Clean Your Smartphone?
According to a study by global consultancy firm Deloitte, American users view their smartphones around 14 billion times a day, with each individual user picking up their phone 52 times a day on average. As we enter a phase of telecommuting and remote communication, these numbers are only set to ......read more
HONOR’s new sleek and lightweight laptop comes with a powerfully compact package
MAY 27, 2020: Global technology brand HONOR continues to strengthen its 1+8+n IoT strategy by bringing the HONOR MagicBook series to the Middle East. An ecosystem that integrates one smartphone, eight categories of additional connected products and a wide range of third-party linked devices, the launch of HONOR MagicBook Series in UAE is a milestone to reinforce the brand’s commitment to creating an all-scenario intelligence.
Catered to young people on-the-go, the aesthetically designed HONOR MagicBook 14 is equipped with up to 10-hour of battery life, FullView display with maximized screen-to-body ratio, powerful core for ultra-fast performance and enhanced graphics, as well as smart interconnectivity ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 27, 2020:
Ericsson's USA 5G Smart Factory in Texas is one of the most advanced manufacturing complexes in the world. When it launched earlier this year its engineering professionals were trained with almost no face-to-face interaction. By utilizing the power of virtual reality (VR) in the months prior to opening, new Ericsson employees were able to learn directly from peers in the company’s Tallinn smart factory, 8,000 km away.
Mediabank ID Number: 109983
Ericsson’s new USA 5G Smart Factory in Lewisville, Texas, began operations in early March this year, producing 5G base stations for the North American market. But almost a year earlier, when the future factory site was still an empty lot, Ericsson had already initiated a ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 27, 2020: We are experiencing life in the UAE like never before under the new normal. Working remotely and staying at home due to social distancing rules has helped us to become closer with our immediate families. It also means we cannot meet our friends and loved ones like we used to. But just because we are physically apart from extended family and friends, it doesn’t mean that we have to be away from them completely. This is where modern technology and the latest smartphones can step in and help us be more connected than ever. Now you can continue to make precious memories by staying in touch with your friends and family while social distancing as well as get work done faster. This might be the new normal for most of us but with the power of the HUAWEI P40 Pro it does not mean you ......read more
• DC500R and DC450R SATA SSDs Now Available Up to 7.68TB
• DC1000M 7.68TB U.2 NVMe PCIe SSD Coming Soon
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 27, 2020: Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., a world leader in memory products and technology solutions, today began shipping the 7.68TB* model of the Data Center 500R (DC500R) and 450R (DC450R) SATA SSDs. The DC1000M 7.68TB U.2 NVMe ships in June. The SSDs provide additional storage and implement strict QoS ensuring predictable IO and low latency for data centers using both NVMe and/or SATA.
Kingston’s 7.68TB data center SSDs include:
• VMware Ready™ SSD engineered for read-intensive applications such as webservers, virtual desktop infrastructure, operational ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 23, 2020: Celebrate Eid with intelligent gifting from global technology brand HONOR. Offering the latest next-generation technology at an irresistible price, users can be rewarded with coveted upgrades across photography, design and performance with the HONOR 9X PRO.
Perfect for gifting friends and family members in Eid, the latest devices from HONOR offer the best cutting-edge technology. The newest addition to the immensely popular X series, the HONOR 9X Pro can capture unforgettable Eid moments through the 48MP Triple Camera and 6.59” HONOR FullView Display.
The HONOR 9X PRO is a synthesis of the most desired software and hardware features and functionality, the all-inclusive HONOR 9X PRO is an exceptional assistant for everyday use and the perfect gift ......read more
du home customers can receive up to 2000 landline minutes per month and free unlimited internet calls for just AED 99/month
Dubai, UAE, May 23 2020: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has revealed that the World Calling Pack is now available for all du home customers ahead of Eid Al Fitr. As part of du’s commitment to ensure everybody remains connected with friends and loved ones at home and abroad, the latest initiative provides users with up to 2000 minutes per month to call one international destination of their choice. In addition to this offer, customers will also receive unlimited internet calls through du’s Internet Calling Pack, which comes for free with the plan and will be activated at the same time.
The World Calling Pack is available for AED 99 per month and ......read more
Samsung reaffirms its commitment to continuously present users with new and exciting opportunities
Dubai, UAE – 21 May 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics has illustrated its determination to please and excite consumers with a unique opportunity to purchase a variety of products this Eid. Samsung is eager to once again contribute to the annual festivities, and a multitude of incredible offers are now available on products that promise to present users with heightened elements of excitement and satisfaction.
Catered to exceed customer demands across multiple segments, Samsung’s Eid promotion applies to various market preferences, whether it be communication, entertainment, domestic, or others. The initiative represents a fantastic opportunity for Samsung enthusiasts to enhance their collection of ......read more
Two Lines from Gumi, Korea to be Relocated to
New Asia Hub Indonesia, Increasing Capacity by 50 Percent
DUBAI, May 21, 2020 – At a time when many other manufacturers are cutting back, LG Electronics (LG) is expanding its TV business with an eye on further diversifying its production footprint and stepping up capacity. The key component of this strategy will be LG’s Cibitung facility in Indonesia which will become the company’s new regional hub, taking over two of the six production lines currently running at in Gumi, South Korea. The move is expected to boost the efficiency of LG’s TV manufacturing across the globe, with Gumi maintaining its status as the control tower and taking on more work for LG’s other growing businesses.
The move is part of a larger picture to realign LG’s ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 20, 2020: Sony Middle East and Africa unveiled a new 4K Handycam® in the UAE, featuring an acclaimed in-built gimbal mechanism, Balanced Optical SteadyShot™ technology, for capturing smooth, natural and high-quality video footage. The FDR-AX43 has been developed for content creators and vloggers who want their footage to demonstrate a refined quality that will stand the test of time.
FDR-AX43 with ECM-B1M and GP-VPT1
The FDR-AX43 implements some of Sony’s most advanced imaging technologies including ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* zoom lens with wide angle of 26.8mm and 20x optical zoom and Clear Image Zoom of 30x for 4K / 40x for HD . The new handycam features 1/2.5-type Exmor R™ CMOS image sensor and BIONZ X™ image processing engine ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 19, 2020: Whether consumers are looking to gift a loved one this Eid, spoil their dads for Father’s Day or even treat themselves to a new device, Lenovo shares its advanced tech solutions designed to boost connectivity, enhancing efficiency and keep users entertained throughout the year and beyond.
Lenovo Legion Y740
Offered in both 15.6 and 17.3-inch formats, Lenovo’s Legion Y740 laptops feature an all-aluminium chassis and advanced hardware from Intel® and NVIDIA® to deliver high-performance gaming on-the-go. PCs are also integrated with Legion Coldfront technology, a dual-channel thermal system and individual CPU and GPU cooling ensure the Legion Y740 stays cool, even during intense gaming sessions. With Corsair® iCUE RGB backlighting and a Dolby ......read more
• Deal will provide nationwide AI-driven managed services and network automation for Indosat Ooredoo in Indonesia
• Indosat Ooredoo to launch Ericsson Operations Engine in July 2020
• Solution will deliver operational, energy, cost efficiency and strengthened network capabilities to Indosat Ooredoo
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 19, 2020: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has been selected by Indonesian communications service provider Indosat Ooredoo (IDX:ISAT) to provide AI-powered data driven and customer-centric managed network operations through the Ericsson Operations Engine.
The five-year deal will see Indosat Ooredoo launching Ericsson Operation Engine in July 2020. Ericsson will deploy the latest automation, machine learning and AI technologies to enhance network performance ......read more
When spending a lot of time inside, having the right tools around to keep you productive, active and – last but not least – entertained is key.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 18, 2020: While staying active should be a mainstay of everyone’s daily routine, it’s important to enjoy some downtime every now and then and relax with your favorite TV show, game or movie. Read on for some simple tips to making your content-watching and gaming sessions all the more enjoyable.
There’s nothing more satisfying than discovering a new series or film that you love. You can easily enjoy all your favorite Netflix titles directly on your smartphone thanks to the Galaxy line’s signature Infinity Display or Infinity-O Display, along with the powerful performance of ......read more
Smart TVs designed to support 23 languages including Arabic
Dubai, UAE, 18 May 2020: Sony Middle East & Africa has announced that users can enjoy a personalized experience by using the voice search in their own language on the award-winning BRAVIA Android TVs.
Sony’s voice-activated TVs provide a smarter viewing experience. TV owners can now talk to the remote control in Arabic to search content, stream shows, play songs and check the weather by simply speaking in Arabic to the microphone of their smart remote. Viewers can also talk directly to their TVs, thanks to the hands-free voice search available in selective models. The voice-activated TV can even dim the lights when connected to smart home devices, manage tasks and personal calendars.
Shuichi Mugitani, Head of Marketing, Sony ......read more
450 e-learning devices donated to disadvantaged families across Sharjah.
Electronic tablets will assist students receiving home schooling.
Underlines Al Zahia’s commitment to support the Sharjah community through the provision of quality, accessible education.
Sharjah, UAE, 13 May 2020: Sharjah Holding PJSC — a strategic partnership between
Majid Al Futtaim Properties and Sharjah Asset Management — is providing 450 new electronic learning tablets to underprivileged families across the emirate. The devices will be donated by Al Zahia and distributed by Sharjah Charity International to families in need. Focused on improving access to education across the emirate, the initiative will ensure that Sharjah students, who may not have suitable technology at home, join their peers ......read more
• Collection of three lightweight, thin, high-performance laptops
• Updates to Portégé X30-G, Portégé X40-G and Portégé X50-G include 10th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors, optional vPro™ technology, Wi-Fi 6 and new security features
• Refreshed series also meets Microsoft’s Secured-core PC requirements
13 May 2020, Dubai, UAE – Dynabook Europe GmbH today announces the launch of the refreshed Portégé X Series, which includes the 13.3-inch Portégé X30-G, 14-inch Portégé X40-G and 15.6-inch Portégé X50-G¹. Powered by Intel® 10th generation processors, the completed range of premium business laptops boasts the latest performance and security-enhancing features that are well suited for the modern, mobile professional.
Secure and ......read more
du’s fixed broadband network offers average speeds of 130 Mbps – 30 percent higher than the UAE’s average of ~ 100 Mbps *
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 13, 2020: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced it is providing the fastest fixed broadband services in the Gulf region. As part of the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority's (TRA) initiative to ensure seamless continuation of distance learning and working, average fixed broadband speeds have already been increased to 100 Mbps across UAE. Based on du's network performance tool, du customers are benefitting from average of 130 Mbps – 30 percent above the average speed in the UAE.
Through the provision of increased internet speeds across its fixed broadband network, du is accommodating the ......read more
Products to bolster HONOR’s 1+8+N IoT strategy to drive connectivity and all-scenario intelligence
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 12, 2020: Global technology brand HONOR continues to grow its product family with a comprehensive suite of new smart devices. Unveiled during a live stream event, HONOR showcased an intelligent and integrated ecosystem of devices comprising of the HONOR Magic Earbuds, HONOR Magic Book and updates to the HONOR MagicWatch 2 which included new functions, stylish band options and bringing its female focused design model to the Middle East.
The introduction of these devices follows the increase in demand for more intelligent and digital experiences. From smartphones to wearables and notebooks to personal audio devices, HONOR is now the go-to brand for the needs of ......read more
Samsung announces extended warranty on home appliances products in UAE
Customers to receive two years additional on top of the one-year standard warranty when they purchase selected products
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 11, 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics has announced an extended warranty initiative for all home appliances products in light of the ongoing difficulties, valid only across the brand’s shops, authorized retails stores, and online store in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The extension, which is running until 30th June 2020, is aimed at enhancing Samsung’s care for customers and will be available to all who make refrigerator, washing machine, air conditioner, dishwasher, and air purifier purchases.
Upon delivery of these appliances, customers will register their personal ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 11, 2020: Ramadan is upon us and this year families across the UAE will be celebrating the holy month at home. Ramadan is being observed in a different manner than what we have been used to as social distancing means we can’t actually be out and about with family and friends to celebrate Iftar. As a result, smartphones have become essential in helping us to stay connected. However, with the HUAWEI P40 Pro you can do far more than just stay connected with loved ones during this time. The smartphone’s powerful feature set allows you to enjoy special moments, create memories with family at home, while also ensuring that the shorter working hours of Ramadan don’t affect your daily productivity. Here is how Huawei’s latest flagship smartphone will help you balance ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16th March 2020: BenQ, world leader in Interactive Panels and DLP Projectors, supports Healthy Learning Environments both at Home & in Classroom with Germ-Resistant Interactive Flat Panels, Android-based Smart Projectors with built in video conferencing apps for remote learning & Eye Care Monitors with Brightness Intelligence Technology.
ClassroomCare is BenQ’s specially designed health-focused technology with multiple features that are able to increase health initiatives within the classroom setting. Its germ ......read more
The first Android-powered smart TVs to come embedded with Shahid app
New Sony BRAVIA Android TV buyers to get free Shahid VIP subscriptions
Shuichi Mugitani, Head of Marketing, Sony Middle East and Africa and Oleg Nesterenko, Marketing Director, Shahid, announce a partnership that features Shahid App on Sony BRAVIA 4K Android TVs
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 22, 2020: Sony Middle East & Africa and MBC Group announced the eagerly anticipated launch of the popular Shahid app on Sony Android TVs from mid-March 2020. Existing users of Sony ......read more
• du is committed to harnessing all resources and expertise to ensure seamless communication for everyone in all circumstances
• Includes free internet calling through Voico UAE app
Dubai, UAE, 21 March 2020: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced the availability of new services to provide customers with reliable and unlimited access to everything they require in the world of communication from the comfort of their homes. This is part of du’s ongoing commitment to provide all forms of support for residents in ......read more
Introducing: Three new Nokia smartphones, a new member of the Originals family, and a brand-new hassle-free data roaming service
• Nokia 8.3 5G – a truly global, future-proof 5G smartphone will feature in No Time to Die, in cinemas in November
• Nokia 5.3 – pushing segment boundaries in design, performance and imaging with a versatile quad camera and stunning Nordic design
• Nokia 1.3 – a faster, more secure smartphone experience with Android 10 (Go edition) at an impressively low cost
• Nokia 5310 – never ......read more
LG’s Washers and Dryers Harness the Power of Steam to Sanitize Clothes Naturally
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 19, 2020: As personal health and hygiene continue to be top priorities for residents in the GCC, homeowners are increasingly looking for ways to take control of their internal environments.
As part of this, consumers are becoming more conscious of not only the cleanliness of their homes, but also their clothing. However, the use of harsh and potentially dangerous solvents and detergents can prove to be a challenge in this ......read more
Enhancing UX Design, Smart Office, Camera Performance and Security Features to usher in New Era of All-Scenario Intelligent Living
Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2020: Global technology brand HONOR announced that HONOR 20, HONOR 20 PRO, HONOR View 20 and HONOR 9X smartphones have received the latest Magic UI 3.0 (EMUI 10.0 ) update.
The Android-based Magic UI 3.0 update will introduce an aesthetically pleasing UX design with a slew of user-friendly features to create a one-stop, all-scenario intelligent living ecosystem for young people around the world. This next-level software ......read more
Bentley’s Ongoing Commitment to Interoperability and Open Standards Includes New Enterprise Interoperability Services
18 March 2020 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software and digital twin cloud services for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure, today announced that Alan Kiraly, Bentley’s SVP for asset and network performance, has been elected to the board of MIMOSA, the not-for-profit industry trade association dedicated to developing and encouraging the adoption of open standards for physical ......read more
DUBAI, UAE,— 18th March, 2020 — Nutanix, a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced it extended the Nutanix platform with new features for big data and analytics applications, as well as unstructured data storage. These capabilities, part of Nutanix Objects 2.0, include the ability to manage object data across multiple Nutanix clusters for achieving massive scale, increased object storage capacity per node, and formal Splunk SmartStore certification. The enhancements add to a cloud platform that is already optimized for big data applications, to deliver performance ......read more
Micro Motion ProcessViz software provides an easy-to-use graphical view of data from Micro Motion Coriolis flow meters
March 18, 2020 - Emerson (NYSE: EMR), a global automation technology and engineering company, has released Micro Motion ProcessViz™, a standalone, cost-effective software solution for flow meter process data visualization. Having an instant visualization of raw process data translates into direct actionable information, helping plant operators in the chemical, food and beverage, and oil and gas industry reduce the time needed to identify a problem in the flow ......read more
Etisalat prepaid customers win instant prizes every time they recharge AED30 and above
Abu Dhabi 17 March 2020: Etisalat announced the launch of ‘Wasel Gifts’ campaign, offering prepaid customers instant prizes every time they recharge. This is in line with Etisalat’s commitment to constantly show appreciation to customers and seek new ways to enhance their experience.
New and existing subscribers of Wasel and WaselGo are eligible for this benefit. The instant prize – in the form of data, local or international minutes, bonus credit or Smiles points, ......read more
• Ericsson to supply Artificial Intelligence (AI) Performance Diagnostic solution
• Solution to apply machine learning and deliver performance insights
• Solution will provide analytics and recommendation to NTT DOCOMO to optimize its nationwide RAN
Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has been selected by Japanese communications service provider NTT DOCOMO as its AI-based optimization solution vendor for its nationwide radio access network (RAN).
The companies have been collaborating on introducing new solutions for decades, recently focusing on 5G proof of ......read more
The latest addition to the X series will be powered by the new Kirin 810 octa-core processor
Dubai, UAE, 16 March 2020: Global smartphone brand HONOR, today confirmed that the brand-new HONOR 9XPRO is available now to pre-order in the UAE from 19th March for AED999.
The HONOR 9X PRO was announced last month globally alongside a comprehensive product line-up to strengthen HONOR’s 1+8+N all-scenario IoT strategy.
The HONOR 9X PRO is the first HONOR phone to be powered by the new Kirin 810 octa-core processor, built on a 7nm manufacturing ......read more
Company to live stream 3-day digital experience online bringing its technology and expertise directly to physical security professionals worldwide
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 16, 2020: Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence is pleased to announce that it has opened pre-registration for its first virtual tradeshow, Genetec Connect’DX, taking place April 20-22, 2020.
Building on the company’s strong culture of ......read more
• New contract is in line with Omantel’s strategy for evolved network Operation
• Omantel customers to benefit from better network performance
Omantel has renewed and expanded its Managed Services agreement with Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) for a further five years. The renewed agreement is more outcome-based and customer-centric, providing clear accountability and increased agility.
Ericsson will provide a fully managed end-to-end multivendor operations service to include nationwide network operations, field support and maintenance for Omantel's ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 12th March, 2020 – Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today announced the introduction of its new roaming service designed to enable cellular subscribers to securely and automatically roam onto participating Aruba enterprise Wi-Fi networks. The new service, called Aruba Air Pass, allows for a seamless hand-off between cellular and Wi-Fi networks, without sacrificing security or quality of service. When used in conjunction with Aruba Air Slice, an Aruba technology that improves radio performance, telcos can extend their 5G footprint into the enterprise ......read more
Huawei’s most high-end device is priced at 9999AED and features HUAWEI AppGallery - premium app distribution platform with a broad reach
The HUAWEI Mate Xs, the king of foldable phones, is available for pre-orders in the UAE starting on March 15th. The foldable handset will transform the way users interact with their handsets thanks to its advanced features and HUAWEI AppGallery. One of the top 3 biggest app marketplaces in the world, HUAWEI AppGallery has a vast and growing library that includes most of the popular global and local apps. The high-end foldable smartphone is ......read more
As part of celebrating the International Women's Day, Ericsson Egypt and the Swedish embassy in Cairo jointly hosted "Tekla Dialogue" that was held at the Swedish embassy in Egypt, during the period March 8-9. The event included a workshop to train girls on data encryption, Artificial Intelligence and innovation, as well as a panel on technology and creativity and women's underrepresentation in technological areas of work.
Sameh Shoukry, Ericsson Egypt Country, said: "Ericsson Egypt's celebration of International Women's Day this year will be through ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 11th March, 2020 — A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN) today announced the availability of its Domain Name System (DNS) over HTTPS (DoH) capability in the Thunder Convergent Firewall (CFW). This native capability enables service providers to offer DoH services to their subscribers. It helps organizations who run DNS infrastructure deliver higher DNS security by preventing interference and enabling user privacy protection through end-to-end encryption for DNS queries, without sacrificing the performance and latency needed for DNS infrastructure. DoH ensures deeper protection to ......read more
Dubai, March 11, 2020: As part of its on-going efforts to share knowledge with customers, Al-Futtaim Technologies and Cisco Systems held a session to highlight the benefits of Cisco’s solutions to IT and network managers from leading companies across the UAE.
The half-day session which was led by experts from Cisco and Al-Futtaim Technologies showcased the benefits of Cisco WIFI 6, Cisco Collaboration solutions and Cisco Digital Network Architecture (DNA).
Commenting on the event, Hasan Ali, Divisional Manager from Al-Futtaim Technologies, said, “The joint ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 10th March, 2020 – Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today announced that its full family of high performance indoor Wi-Fi 6 access points (APs) – including the Aruba 500 Series, 510 Series, 530 Series and 550 Series APs – have achieved Wi-Fi CERTIFIED 6™ certification from the Wi-Fi Alliance®, making it the industry’s first full family of Wi-Fi 6 indoor APs to be certified based on the Wi-Fi Alliance Wi-Fi 6 testbed of products.
The Wi-Fi CERTIFIED 6 certification is designed to distinguish Wi-Fi 6 products and networks ......read more
Style in the hands of the beholder
A perfect blend of mobile innovation and stylistic elements, Galaxy Z Flip enables a new age of lifestyle experiences
Dubai, UAE 9 March 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics and world renowned fashion retailer, Harvey Nichols - Dubai, join forces to deliver an authentic, new age style statement with this year’s most coveted groundbreaking foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Z Flip. The Galaxy Z Flip’s unique form factor is compact and enhanced with an impossible-to-ignore color shifting exterior in stunning hues, to put the ......read more
• 5G Nokia smartphone to be new 00 agent phone in upcoming No Time To Die movie
• No Time To Die partnership forms part of wider global marketing campaign starring Lashana Lynch as Agent Nomi in ‘The Only Gadget You’ll Ever Need’
• The new advert unveils secret unnamed smartphone
• A new range of Nokia phones to be unveiled on 19 March in London
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 March, 2020: HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces it is the official phone partner for the ......read more
New WD Gold Enterprise-class NVMe SSDs Designed to Dramatically Improve Application Responsiveness and Performance
• With the industry transitioning to NVMe, the new WD Gold NVMe SSDs enable SME data centers to improve application responsiveness, lower TCO and accelerate time to business decisions
• Delivering up to 5x sequential performance compared to enterprise SATA SSDs, WD Gold NVMe SSDs help enterprise infrastructures scale to peak demand for applications such as business intelligence, data analytics, virtualization and ERP, while ......read more
DUBAI, March 5, 2020 — Artificial Intelligence is significantly impacting industries, including film and television. Using machine learning methodologies to recognize and optimize patterns of customer usage and preferences enables a more enhanced user and viewing experience.
As 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. LG’s range of televisions incorporates LG ThinQ, the company’s AI brand, to deliver convenience at a whole new level by learning ......read more
• Cisco confirms: We are here to help you stay connected while working remotely
• The free Webex offer is available in 44 countries including the UAE
Dubai, UAE, March 04, 2020: In an effort to help out businesses affected by the recent coronavirus outbreak, Cisco has added additional features to its free Webex accounts, and the company is also offering free 90-day business licenses.
Effective immediately, Cisco has expanded the capabilities on its free Webex offer in all countries where it is available (44 countries), not only those ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 4th March, 2020 – Infoblox Inc., the leader in Secure Cloud-Managed Network Services, today announced new updates to its Network Identity Operating System (NIOS) platform, adding the ability to monitor NIOS via the cloud-based BloxOne platform, as well as improving performance and simplifying network monitoring for NIOS users. This latest update enables organizations to deploy robust, manageable and cost-effective DNS, DHCP and IP address management (DDI) services to networks of any size, while providing a bridge to innovative, cloud-based networking services and IT ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 4th March 2020- Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced that it has appointed Sylvain Siou as Vice President, Systems Engineering, for the Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) region.
Having formerly been Senior Director, Systems Engineering, EMEA, in his new position, Mr. Siou will take a more strategic role in supporting Nutanix’s expansion in EMEA, whilst continuing to have overall responsibility for the company’s growing team of systems engineers in the region. The team provides pre-sales consulting, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 03, 2020: Lenovo has announced the latest additions to the ThinkPad portfolio: the new T series, X series and L series, built leveraging the core tenets of design, innovation and quality.
Focused on providing a broad customer choice and a smarter workforce experience, the updated ThinkPad portfolio delivers modern IT solutions with emerging technology features to meet the needs and desires of end users. Innovations across the range include Modern Standby, Wake on Voice, WiFi 6, Dolby Audio™ Speaker System and Dolby ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 3rd March, 2020 — Nutanix, a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced the financial services industry findings of its second Enterprise Cloud Index Report, measuring financial firms’ plans for adopting private, public and hybrid clouds. The report found the financial sector outpaces all other industries in hybrid cloud deployments – hosting workloads in both private and public cloud – but trail others in their use of multiple public cloud services.
Most financial services companies must adhere to strict regulatory requirements and government ......read more
3 March 2020 – Dubai, UAE: The HONOR 9X PRO made its global debut last week in Barcelona as the first HONOR smartphone equipped with the state-of-the art 7nm Kirin 810 AI Chipset and pre-installed with the Huawei AppGallery. Enabling exceptional AI performance, the new architecture achieves excellent AI energy efficiency and offers a wider range of on-device AI applications.
“The HONOR 9X PRO is equipped to support the active digital lives of youth today with superior processing performance and energy efficiency. The technology goes a long way in ......read more
Business owners can access Tally Reports on any device, anywhere
Dubai, 02nd March 2020: Tally Solutions, India’s leading business management software provider, today announced the global launch of its latest release Tally.ERP 9 Release 6.6 bringing the Tally experience on web browsers. With the launch of this release, Tally aims to assist businesses access critical business data anywhere through any device, securely and privately, while keeping the data on customer’s machines itself.
The release empowers entrepreneurs with business information like business ......read more
• Built for the future of communications, Galaxy S20 Series feature AI camera technologies and 5G connectivity
• Featured at the event, Galaxy Z Flip boasts Samsung’s first foldable glass display and offers a new mobile experience with a unique UX
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 02, 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics today unveiled a new series of flagship lineup in the UAE: Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+ and Galaxy 20 Ultra that is built for the future of communication, transforming the way we capture and experience our world around us. The Samsung Galaxy ......read more
Forcepoint DLP is one of the first data loss protection technologies to integrate with AWS Security Hub, alongside CASB and NGFW offerings
Dubai, UAE– March 1, 2020 - Global cybersecurity leader Forcepoint today announced that three of its products are fully integrated and available through AWS Security Hub, providing up to 40,000 enterprises worldwide with a comprehensive, aggregated view of security alerts generated by Forcepoint’s risk-adaptive cybersecurity solutions.
Forcepoint DLP is one of the first data loss protection products to integrate with AWS Security Hub, ......read more
GCC refiners are realizing the benefits of digital, but further progress is needed to evolve on par with International Oil Companies
Dubai, 1 March 2020 — Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) refiners are turning their attention to the transformative benefits and growing necessity of digital applications to advance in the digital age, according to a survey conducted by Gulf Downstream Association (GDA) in collaboration with Boston Consulting Group (BCG). Despite only a few GCC regional oil companies industrializing wide-scale investment in digital technology, 88% of GCC refiners surveyed ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 02, 2020: Supported by its successful and visionary 1+8+N IoT strategy, HONOR has recorded a whopping 1333% YoY increase in shipments of wearables over the first three quarters in 2019. Riding on the great success of a series of wearable products, HONOR officially launches the HONOR EasyFit Series and Artist Collection Series which are the new collections infusing with not only design ideas but also a brand new upgrade of healthiness tracking functions.
A. HONOR EASYFIT SERIES– MAKE YOUR PERSONALITY MORE ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 27 February, 2020: Digital14, a UAE based trusted advisor in digital transformation and cyber resilience, and Malaffi, the Abu Dhabi Health Information Exchange, have inked a deal to provide cybersecurity services for the digital platform.
As part of the strategic priorities of the Department of Health-Abu Dhabi, Malaffi is a key component of the digital transformation of the healthcare system in Abu Dhabi.
Malaffi has entrusted Digital14 with a host of cyber resilience services, including vulnerability management, application monitoring, and long-term security log ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia- 27th February 2020: Darussalam has launched a new website for its consumers in KSA, by the name of Darussalamstore.com. The new website has been launched to increase the existing market reach and availability. It will allow it’s consumers to easily purchase the full range of Darussalam’s books from all over KSA and even internationally.
“We are excited to announce that after Darussalam’s consistent growth and success we have now launched a new website for our customers expanding the availability of our books worldwide”- Mr Abdul Malik ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 27, 2020: Technological advances play a surprisingly pivotal role in unlocking a sustainable future, where intelligent, connected devices are simplifying daily living, providing suitable alternatives and ensuring energy efficiency.
Today, they enable consumers to practice sustainability and help ensure a cleaner future, simply by exerting greater control over the way resources are used in their homes.
Inspiring a new connected way of living for consumers, LG Electronics (LG) has released home appliances such as air ......read more
Dubai, February 26, 2020: Al-Futtaim Technologies and Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, jointly held a session showcasing the benefits of Wi-Fi 6 and Cloud Managed networking to over 60 IT and network professionals from across the UAE.
The half-day session led by experts from Aruba and Al-Futtaim showcased the benefits and key considerations businesses need to take before upgrading their network. The attendees benefitted from a greater understanding of the sixth-generation wireless standard, 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6), which promises to address issues related to the ......read more
HONOR showcases an intelligent and integrated ecosystem comprising the HONOR 9X PRO, the HONOR View 30 PRO, both with the Huawei AppGallery, one of the world’s top three app stores, the HONOR MagicBook Series, new customizations for the HONOR MagicWatch 2 and the fitness-focused HONOR Magic Earbuds
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 26, 2020: HONOR strengthened its all-scenario IoT strategy with the launch of a comprehensive product line-up through a live stream press conference. The HONOR 9X PRO, the first HONOR smartphone pre-installed with the ......read more
We would like to announce that Global Innovations (GI) has partnered with Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS). By integrating with Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS) through Global Innovations, you’ll have access to over 600,000 properties worldwide. Expand your offering and enhance your customer’s experience.
EPS Rapid is a light API product that lets you customize your hotel bookings end-to-end, from shopping to booking to payment.
600,000+ Properties Worldwide
650,000+ Deals, Including Member-only Deals
15%+ Average Package Rate ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 26th Feb, 2020– Kodak Alaris is partnering with Imaging Business Machines, LLC (ibml) to deliver the next generation of ultra-high-volume scanners to the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) market. With the recent launch of ibml FUSiON Scanners, and as ibml’s lead distribution partner in the region, Kodak Alaris is uniquely positioned to serve a market demanding smart solutions that deliver business process automation at higher speeds than ever before.
Gerry Kelliher, EMEA Managing Director, Kodak Alaris said, “Our partnership with ibml goes back nearly a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 24, 2020: The World Photography Organisation and Sony Middle East & Africa is delighted to reveal Riyas Muhammed as the United Arab Emirates National Award winner for the Sony World Photography Awards 2020.
The National Awards program is an initiative set up by the World Photography Organisation and Sony to support local photographic communities across 63 countries/regions from around the world. The program awards one photographer from each nation for a standalone image, and presents them with the opportunity to showcase their work to a global audience ......read more
We would like to announce that TBO holidays hotel XML API Integrated with Global Innovations flagship products TassPro and Itinerary. With XML API integration with TBO Holidays, Travel agencies and travel suppliers get access to global range of 700,000+ hotels and apartments across the world.
Detailed integration as per TBO guidelines
Certified by TBO
Rate breakup with taxes
Alerts in case price gets ......read more
Company Makes Constellation ShortList of solutions designed to optimize the way work gets done
Dubai, UAE – February 23, 2020 – Employees today have more ways to connect and collaborate and flexibility and choice in the applications and devices they use to get work done than ever before. And according to Constellation Research, Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) is among the top platforms companies can use to unify everything they need to be productive into one seamless, intuitive experience. The company today announced that it has been named to the 2020 ......read more
Network slicing, converged xHaul transport and dynamic planning capabilities reduce network complexity and increase network adaptability
Dubai, United Arab Emirates. – February 23, 2020: Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) added several new products and capabilities to its 5G Network Solutions aimed at reducing network complexity and fueling operators’ migration from 4G to 5G – from radios to data centers and everything in between. Ciena’s unique and open approach uses intelligent automation, next-generation routing platforms and advanced ......read more
• All time Group revenue record of US$14.1 billion
• Pre-tax income (PTI) grew to record US$390 million, up 11% year-on-year
• Net income up 11% year-on-year to US$258 million
• Strategic Intelligent Transformation growth areas delivering results - Software and services revenue* reached US$1 billion for the first time, growing 41% year-on-year and contributing 7% of Group revenue
DUBAI, February 23, 2020 – Lenovo Group has announced Group revenue in the third quarter reached a record high of US$14.1 billion, and the tenth consecutive ......read more
Customers to witness a whole new mobile experience with innovative new smartphones
Dubai, UAE, February 23, 2020: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is bringing the all-new Samsung Galaxy S20 and Galaxy Z Flip to customers online at www.du.ae and at all du stores in the UAE. The Samsung Galaxy S20 is available for pre-orders until March 5, 2020, and the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip can now be purchased on a first-come, first-served basis. All consumers are invited to be the first to own the Galaxy S20 or the Galaxy Z Flip featuring ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, February 20, 2020 – The timeless and customizable aesthetic of the brand-new HONOR MagicWatch 2 is designed to match with different styles for any occasion. Recognizing that a fashion watch can do more than just tell the time, the new masterpiece by HONOR makes a bold statement in addition to delivering smart features for convenient living.
The smooth and sleek design makes the watch look like a shiny pebble from the side. It features a single 3D glass and a 9.4mm ultra-slim watch case, embodying the brand’s “Less is More” design ......read more
Lead: Ericsson is announcing four new additions to its 5G platform - enhancing user experience, cutting complexity and costs, allowing faster service deployment and automated provisioning.
To leverage the full benefits of 5G and cloud native investments, orchestration and automation are now a critical matter of business for. Ericsson’s 5G platform is now being strengthened with new solutions that enable smarter business.
The latest enhancements include:
• Ericsson’s dual-mode 5G core with built-in software probes and ......read more