Leading telco was recognized for its innovative solutions in the TV, film, and broadcast production space at the 14th annual Digital Studio Awards
Dubai, UAE, 22 March 2018: du, from EITC, has proven its technological dexterity and innovative edge yet again in winning the ‘Satellite Services Innovation of the Year’ award during the 2018 Digital Studio Awards in Dubai.
The brand has received several awards and recognitions since its founding over a decade ago.
The awards acknowledge industry excellence for the TV, film, and broadcast production sectors in the Middle East.
“At du, we pride ourselves on our ability to innovate across sectors and come up with versatile services and solutions that make a meaningful difference in our customers’ lives,” said Hany Aly, Executive Vice President, ......read more
Abu Dhabi, March 22, 2018: At Etisalat’s annual general meeting, held at the company’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi, shareholders have backed the board’s recommendation to pay full-year 2017 dividends of 80 fils per share. The AGM also approved the board proposed Buy-back program of 5% of the company’s paid capital, representing 434.8 million shares, for the purpose of cancelling or reselling.
H.E. Eissa Al-Suwaidi and H.E. Eissa Abdul Fattah Kazim are appointed as Chairman and Vice President of Etisalat Group respectively. H.E. Hisham Abdullah Al Qassem, H.E. Mohammed Sultan Al Hamli, H.E. Saleh Abdullah Lootah and H.E. Mariam Saeed Ghobash were appointed as members of the Board of Directors. The seventh member will be announced soon.
The General Assembly of Etisalat elected four Board ......read more
No More Mercury! Safe for Children, Safe for Schools
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2018: CASIO Middle East has announced the launch of its latest line of mercury-free LampFree projectors--combining Laser and LED hybrid light source that lasts up to 20,000 hours while sustaining a high brightness. The announcement was made recently at a special press conference and product demonstration of the new projectors held at CASIO Middle East office in Jebel Ali Free Zone, Dubai. The launch of the new line of mercury-free LampFree projectors falls in line with CASIO’s continuing commitment and support for the ‘Minamata Convention on Mercury,’ an international treaty designed to protect human health and the environment from anthropogenic emissions and releases of mercury and its compounds. During the launch, Koji Naka, Managing ......read more
The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ fuel new discoveries with Super Slow-mo video, best-in-class low light camera and AR Emoji for a more personalized way to express yourself
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 20 March, 2018 – du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), welcomes to the UAE the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, the smartphones that reimagine the way people communicate, share and experience the world. Made for an age in which consumers increasingly communicate and express themselves more with images, videos and emojis, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ drive innovation with Samsung’s advanced camera. Redesigned with a new Dual Aperture lens that powers an innovative low light camera, Super Slow-mo video capabilities and personalized AR Emoji, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ ensure users do not ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2018: FME Extensions has earned a reputable name in delivering innovative and effective web designing and development services for more than 10 years now. Being a US-based software firm, it has already served eCommerce development and customization services to clients across the globe. With offices in the US and Pakistan, it is remotely rendering web designing services in Dubai, but it aims to make available its expertise with a full-service agency in Dubai and it neighboring states.
FME Extensions is housed by seasoned professionals who have a knack for coding and programming in various languages, and popular CMS and eCommerce platforms. They have successfully developed projects in Magento, PrestaShop, WooCommerce, WordPress, OpenCart, and Joomla.
The firm carries extensive ......read more
LG Electronics is perfectly poised to tackle poor indoor air quality that disproportionately affects women, resulting in multiple health problems
Dubai-UAE: 19 March 2018 – Every day, millions of women are exposed to household pollutants from their gender-entrenched role of being homemakers. Despite some strides in creating a more efficient and balanced work-life environment for women across the world, millions continue to be shackled to their domestic lives.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), indoor air pollution is the single leading environmental health risk for women in low- and middle-income countries, and a main cause of noncommunicable diseases like strokes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung cancer and heart disease. More than 60 percent of all premature deaths from household ......read more
Initiative is aligned with UAE’s strategy of bolstering SMB segment
Business devices, Etisalat services and National Bonds in prizes
DUBAI 19 March 2018: Etisalat today announced the launch of ‘Hello Business Pitch’ competition designed to encourage home grown Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) and start-ups as well as to promote the growth and innovation of businesses in the UAE.
Etisalat’s ‘Hello Business Pitch’ provides an opportunity for start-ups to pitch their business ideas in front of an expert panel of judges who will be assessing their business model through the strength of their pitch. This new initiative is in line with Etisalat’s continuous efforts to support SMBs and start-ups in the UAE and position Etisalat as the preferred business ......read more
Beloved Disney characters brought to life on Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2018: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. and Disney are bringing beloved Disney characters to life as new AR Emojis for the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+. Starting today, Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ users will be able to access classic Disney characters – Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse– directly from their phone to create personalized messages. For the first time ever, these Disney characters are coming to life in an augmented reality setting for communications and messaging. Characters from favorite Disney films including The Incredibles, Zootopia, and Frozen will roll out throughout the year.
“By extending our characters and stories to new digital platforms, we are creating daily Disney experiences everywhere our ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2018: TCL Communication is proud to announce an all-new BlackBerry KEYone - Bronze Edition - is coming to the Middle East following the global success of BlackBerry KEYone and BlackBerry KEYone Black Edition. This new BlackBerry KEYone variant offers Dual-SIM compatibility in addition to a fresh color variation and is available from today for an SRP of 2199 AED in the UAE and 2I99 SAR in Saudi Arabia.
The product is distributed by Axiom Telecom in the Middle East, and will be available first in Sharaf DG stores, and online at Souq.com. The product will also be available from Etisalat and Du.
This limited-edition model is ideal for corporate users or frequent travelers, as the BlackBerry KEYone Bronze Edition also has 4GB of memory and 64GB of internal storage. Additionally, it ......read more
Samsung Flip WM55H enables ideas to be instantaneously shared across devices and allows multiple people to contribute, widen and build on ideas in real-time
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – March 18, 2018: In line with its vision for a “Workplace of the Future”, Samsung Electronics has launched its new interactive digital flip chart, the Samsung Flip WM55H, across the UAE. First introduced at the company’s First Look event during CES 2018, the innovative flip chart promotes more collaborative digital engagement by alleviating the most prominent challenges businesses face when organizing, facilitating and recapping meetings.
An upgrade on both standard paper flip charts and analog boards, the Samsung Flip display expands opportunities to generate game-changing ideas while maintaining the ......read more
Located in Dubai Studio City, the facility is designed to support the growing Arab creator community on the platform.
Dubai is the 10th major city in the world to host a YouTube Space after London, Sao Paulo, Tokyo, Mumbai, Paris, Berlin, New York, Los Angeles, and Toronto.
Creators with a wide subscription base from all corners of the Middle East will have access to state of the art production equipment at the Space.
Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2018: YouTube announced on Sunday the opening of the Middle East and North Africa’s first YouTube Space at Dubai Studio City, a facility dedicated to supporting the growing creator community in the Middle East and North Africa region by giving them access to a state of the art production space.
The Space, 10th in the world, is dedicated to ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 17, 2018: With Mother’s Day coming up, it’s time to start planning how you’ll show your mother just how important she is to you. With Samsung’s latest lineup of innovative new products, there’s a perfect gift for every mom out there.
Samsung Galaxy S9
Don’t let your mom miss a moment this Mother’s Day with Samsung’s best-yet smartphone camera on the all-new Galaxy S9. Help her capture and create memories she’ll cherish forever, thanks to advanced camera features that shoot professional-grade photos and videos in striking detail and clarity. Built on Samsung’s industry-leading Galaxy Foundation of design innovation and cutting-edge technology, the Galaxy S9 reimagines the way users experience the world and redefines what a smartphone can ......read more
The Yalla Pickup app allows a smartphone - Android or iOS or web user to transport large-sized valuable goods by booking the nearest truck from the convenience of office or home.
Dubai, March 13, 2018: Yalla Pickup, the UAE-based mobile application and web-based logistics services company, has launched the next phase of its mobile application, which will be targeted towards commercial requirements. Yalla Pickup has launched this service in partnership with The Box Self Storage Services, a provider of self-storage, mini warehousing and moving services with over 10 years’ experience in the UAE.
Catering to both businesses and individual customers, Yalla Pickup allows a smartphone - Android or iOS or web user to transport large-sized valuable goods by booking the nearest truck from the ......read more
Dubai, 13 March 2018: Etisalat Digital today announced its strategic agreement with Federal Electricity and Water Authority (FEWA) to provide them with M2M connectivity solutions to empower their smart metering project that will enable advanced services to all FEWA customers.
Etisalat Digital’s M2M Control Center solution will be used for FEWA Advanced Metering Infrastructure Project backhauling and communication by incorporating M2M connectivity and enabling the M2M portal for 24,000 smart meters.
This is the first phase of FEWA’s complete smart metering project. M2M sims will be installed by Etisalat Digital in FEWA’s smart meters to automate data collection and offer improved services to customers.
Alberto Araque, Vice President/Internet of Things and Digital Payments, Etisalat Digital ......read more
New printer offers faster, higher-quality printing, with lower intervention and the ability to create lettering and designs
Dubai – UAE; 13 March 2018 – Epson has announced a new direct-to-garment printer, capable of making high-quality full colour prints on a range of items including t-shirts, sweatshirts, polo shirts and tote bags. The SureColor SC-F2100 will replace the existing SC-F2000 model, and offers a host of enhancements and new features including improved speed and reliability, lower targeted TCO and the ability to create your own print designs using Epson’s Garment Creator software.
The SC-F2100 is aimed at small to medium businesses who want to add direct-to-garment printing to their services, such as production t-shirt printers, online t-shirt retailers, high and ......read more
The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ fuel new discoveries with Super Slow-mo video, best-in-class low light camera and AR Emoji for a more personalized way to express yourself
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 08 March, 2018 – Samsung Gulf Electronics Co. introduced to the UAE the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, the smartphones that reimagine the way people communicate, share and experience the world. The launch event took place yesterday at The Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa. Made for an age in which consumers increasingly communicate and express themselves more with images, videos and emojis, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ drive innovation with Samsung’s advanced camera. Redesigned with a new Dual Aperture lens that powers an innovative low light camera, Super Slow-mo video capabilities and personalized ......read more
As an APN Consulting Partner, du will now be able to design, architect, build, migrate, and manage customer workloads and applications on the Amazon Web Services Cloud.
Dubai, UAE, March 7, 2018: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), announced today at Capacity Middle East conference that it has joined the Amazon Partner Network (APN) as an APN Consulting Partner. As such, du will be able to design, architect, build, migrate, and manage customer workloads and applications on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud enhancing its offerings for customers across the region.
“Becoming an APN Consulting Partner is a major step forward for du as we expand our service offerings and product portfolio in the coming months and years,” said Fahad Al Hassawi, Deputy CEO, Telco Solutions, Emirates ......read more
du shares insights and innovations in key areas including digital transformation, Blockchain technology, IoT, and the Smart City transformation on day one of the region’s most renowned IT exposition
Dubai, UAE, 06 March 2018: In line with its objective to pioneer the digital transformation in the UAE and across the region, du from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company (EITC) is participating as Smart ICT Partner at Gartner Symposium 2018, the most influential gathering of CIOs and senior IT executives in the GCC region. Gartner Symposium brings together top executives, analysts, and experts in the IT space to explore new ways to approach critical challenges, make decisions with confidence, and achieve greater impact as a leader in the face of the global digital revolution.
“Gartner Symposium presents ......read more
Business Interruption Cited as Top Cyber Threat in Survey
Dubai, 6 March, 2018 – According to Marsh, a global leader in insurance broking and innovative risk management solutions, energy executives are increasingly concerned about the impact of cyber-attacks on their operations. Over three-quarters (76%) of respondents to a Marsh survey cited business interruption (BI) as the most concerning consequence of a cyber-attack for the energy industry.
Marsh’s report, Could Energy Industry Dynamics Be Creating an Impending Cyber Storm?, is released today at Marsh’s bi-annual Energy Industry Conference in Dubai. The report, which draws on findings from the Marsh-Microsoft Global Cyber Risk Perception Survey, looks at the most concerning cyber loss scenarios for energy executives, the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5th March 2018 - IEC Telecom Group and Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat) unveiled their latest humanitarian mission’s satellite solution, YahClick Wi-Fi, at this year’s 15th edition of Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition (DIHAD).
Developed to meet the requirements of NGO units, YahClick Wi-Fi is a quick deployable Internet broadband solution that operates in remote locations. Powered by YahClick connectivity, BlueTown hardware and a suit of IEC value-added services, YahClick Wi-Fi provides humanitarian teams with a reliable and rapid deployable Wi-Fi solution that keeps them in touch with the rest of the world, regardless of their location.
Internet services have the power to transform lives, offering life-enhancing ......read more
DUBAI – March 5, 2018: Jewel Corner, a premium fine jewellery retail brand chain which operates under Soft Touch Jewellers LLC - a part of 7Cs Group of companies, announces the adoption of solutions from Capillary Technologies, Asia’s leading provider of Intelligent Customer Engagement software and services, to offer an enhanced customer experience.
Jewel Corner taps a range of solutions by Capillary Technologies in customer relationship management (CRM), loyalty, and analytics for their retail touch points across the GCC region. The premium fine jewellery retail brand is now planning to leverage the domain expertise of Capillary Technologies in consumer lifecycle management, aimed at creating easy and seamless customer experience with personalization.
Commenting on the partnership, Mr. Rihen ......read more
du is the Smart ICT Partner for Gartner Symposium 2018, a globally renowned gathering of the region’s top IT industry executives, analysts, and experts
Dubai, UAE, 04 March 2018: This year at Gartner Symposium in Dubai, more than 600 attendees including over 200 IT CIOs will come together to explore new ways to approach critical challenges, make decisions with confidence, and achieve greater impact as leaders in the face of the global digital revolution. Alongside the region’s top executives, analysts, and experts in the IT space, the event will showcase many of the breakthrough technologies that are propelling the digital transformation forward, including several of du’s innovative Smart City solutions.
As a Smart ICT Partner for Gartner Symposium 2018, du will have a booth at the event dedicated to ......read more
Premium Interim Smartphones Such as LG V30S ThinQ to Bolster Product Lineup
Dubai, UAE, March. 04, 2018: At Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, the new head of LG Electronics’ mobile business, spoke about the importance of meeting consumers’ real needs by improving trust in the LG brand and focusing on core technologies. High-end interim products based on successful premium devices such as V30S ThinQ will play an important role toward that goal, according to LG Mobile Communications Company president Hwang Jeong-hwan.
“The majority smartphone customers today desire a great user experience that thoughtfully reflects how they work and play,” said Mr. Hwang. “LG customers expect our phones to excel in four core technologies which we call the ‘ABCD’ of killer ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 04, 2018: Integrated Telecom Company (ITC), the leading Information and Communications Technology Company in Saudi Arabia and Sofrecom, an Orange Group subsidiary, signed an agreement to lead the Outside Plant (OSP) implementation and management in all regions of Saudi Arabia for the next 3.5 years and to provide planning, design and supervision expertise and knowledge transfer to ITC employees.
Signing this agreement comes as a step toward ITC’s commitment to the agreed plan with Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) for rolling-out high-speed fiber optic broadband internet in Saudi Arabia.
ITC is initiating site supervision for the development of the OSP infrastructure project that is in-line with the Saudi Vision 2030. Indeed, the National Transformation Plan 2020 ......read more
Sophos (LSE:SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced Sophos Mobile 8, the latest version of its Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) and mobile security solution. This new version lets system administrators manage and secure corporate-owned and personal Mac, Windows, and mobile endpoints in the cloud-based Sophos Central management platform to deliver a simpler management strategy for businesses of any size.
This unified approach to endpoint management ensures consistent security policies and secure access to resources regardless of an employee’s choice of device. Sophos Mobile 8 adds a range of management features like MacOS management and configuration, Windows 10 application management, and extended Android and iOS management functionality.
"Mobile devices continue to be the ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced that its flagship IT service management (ITSM) software, ServiceDesk Plus, has been named in Gartner Peer Insights’ listing of the best ITSM software of 2018 as reviewed by customers. ServiceDesk Plus received the Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice distinction based on over a hundred (113) reviews from ITSM professionals worldwide. Read reviews of ServiceDesk Plus on Gartner Peer Insights at www.gartner.com/reviews/market/itssm-tools/vendor/manageengine.
“With ServiceDesk Plus, we’ve ......read more
Dubai, UAE — March 12, 2018— Cisco today announced new innovations built to bring visibility to IT’s biggest blind spot: the wide-area network (WAN). Made up of disparate networks outside of the control of IT, the WAN connects employees to applications, no matter where those employees might be. The fragmented nature of the WAN means that IT often has limited ability to specifically determine problems and get real-time information. Now, Cisco is helping IT by providing the capability to forecast WAN problems before they happen, while quickly isolating and fixing issues when ......read more
Turkish Operator Selects Affirmed Networks to Develop Network Evolution Strategy and Ensure Successful Deployment of Next-Generation Virtualized Network
Affirmed Virtualized GiLAN Solution Produces CapEx/Opex Savings and Enables Revenue Growth
March 11, 2018 – Affirmed Networks, the leader in virtualized mobile networks, announced it has been selected both as the provider of a virtualized GiLAN solution and as the system integrator for Turkcell’s network transformation initiative designed to streamline costs and drive revenue growth.
Turkcell is Turkey’s leading ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 11th March, 2018: cloudworks, an agile and innovative cloud consulting company and the largest Salesforce Gold Partner based in UAE, has surpassed expectations by achieving a 188% revenue growth last year and is investing in enhancing its regional presence and gearing up to be the largest Salesforce Platinum Partner in 2018.
Souphien Akhrif, Managing Director, Cloudworks says, “Salesforce has evolved from being merely a customer relationship management centred company, to becoming the ‘backbone’ that supports a lot of businesses, with features for critical ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 11th March, 2018 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that Red Hat Virtualization now supports the SAP HANA® platform, a market-leading in-memory data and application development platform for running big data workloads. Red Hat is now able to offer an operating system (Red Hat Enterprise Linux for SAP HANA) and hypervisor that are both validated for use with SAP HANA environments, providing a level of open standardization to organizations seeking greater choice of virtualized solutions, operational ......read more
Mohan Raj hired to address these challenges and raise awareness about growing Cyber Security threats
According to a study released by PwC1 that surveyed 300 companies from 20 Middle Eastern countries about the state of cyber-security threats in the region, 56% of the companies lost more than AED1.85 million compared to 33% globally, and 13% lost at least three working days, compared to 9%.
“The rapid growth of business in the region has placed stress on technology infrastructure and put them front and center of global cyberthreats and attacks,” said Mohan Raj, Regional Sales ......read more
March 8, 2018 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, today announced its call for submissions to the Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards program. The awards, which are judged by independent juries of industry experts, recognize infrastructure projects for digital innovations that improve project delivery and/or asset performance. The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2018.
The Year in Infrastructure Awards (formerly Be Inspired Awards) are an integral part of Bentley’s annual Year in ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 7TH March, 2018 – Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced new innovations in its management portfolio, including the latest releases of Red Hat Satellite and Red Hat CloudForms, designed to accelerate deployments of Red Hat-powered cloud environments, and automate and greater simplify ongoing infrastructure management.
IT infrastructure is increasingly complex with disparate systems across physical hardware, virtualized environments, private cloud deployments, and public cloud instances. The heterogeneous ......read more
March 6, 2018 - The Leighton-Chun Wo joint venture standardized on a BIM methodology to drive consistency on this large multi-discipline design project that will connect Hong Kong, Macau, and Zhuhai. This revolutionary project includes 50 kilometers of bridges and tunnels and will create a distinctive entry point to Hong Kong. Leighton Asia conducted the civil, electrical, mechanical, structural, subsurface, and building work as the lead contractor for this ambitious project. The 130-hectare site will include site formations, roads, bridges, clearance buildings, footbridges, steel roofs, and ......read more
FortiGuard AI automates threat intelligence analysis and detection to stay ahead of the rapidly expanding threat landscape
Dubai, UAE – March 6, 2018: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced at its global partner and user conference, Accelerate 18, the next generation of threat intelligence and detection with the release of FortiGuard AI. FortiGuard AI is built into Fortinet’s threat intelligence services platform and delivers automated threat analysis and detection to ensure customer Security ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – March 4, 2018 – Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email and data security company, and distributor Bulwark Technologies, will address the growing issue of cybercrime, at this year’s Infosecurity Middle East. Mimecast will give two Techtalks, covering ransomware and the importance of building a cyber resilience strategy in an evolving cyber threat landscape. Experts will also perform a series of live email hacks and demonstrate how organisations can protect themselves against advanced cyberattacks like spear-phishing and impersonation fraud. The ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 4TH March 2018: The beginning of any new year is a time of reflection for many IT departments across industries and organizations big and small. At Red Hat, this means it is time once again to hear directly from our customers what is top-of-mind for their business in the new year. We surveyed more than 400 Red Hat customers from around the globe about their 2018 priorities, including top challenges, budget allocation, cloud deployment strategies, and plans for emerging technologies.
Last year’s survey revealed that most respondents were on the digital transformation ......read more
UAE, Dubai, 3 March 2018 : Start spreading the news: The Galaxy S9 and S9+ have finally arrived. To celebrate its latest flagship’s big debut, on March 2nd, Samsung organized an interactive Experience Zone designed for attendees to get hands-on with all that the Galaxy S9 and S9+ have to offer. The event culminated with an immersive display at Burj Khalifa activated by Ms, Heesun Kim, Vice President Marketing Optimization Group, Samsung Electronics, Mr. Sungwan Myung, President of Samsung Middle East and North Africa Mr. Chung Lyong Lee, President at Samsung Gulf Electronics. ......read more
Innovative Tier One Operator in the UAE Uses Virtualized Network to deliver IoT, VoWiFi and Fixed Wireless Services
Affirmed Networks, the leader in virtualized mobile networks, announced that UAE-based telecommunications service provider du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has selected Affirmed’s Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) Narrow Band IoT (NB-IoT) mobile core to provide an industry-leading 3GPP core network for IoT use cases, enabling a wide range of smart city use cases. Affirmed Networks’ NB-IoT solution is deployed on du’s ......read more
EITC’s Deputy CEO prepares the next generation of jobseekers at UAE Ministry of Finance exhibition
Dubai, UAE, 28 February 2018: EITC joined the UAE’s largest employers at the Fair for Future Jobs 2018 on February 27th, hosted by the Ministry of Finance as part of Innovation Month 2018. Under the umbrella of #ShapeYourFuture the event’s goal is to elaborate on emerging trends transforming and redefining the job market, equipping the future workforce with relevant insights to succeed. During the session, Farid Faraidooni, the Deputy CEO of ICT, EITC, ......read more
FortiOS 6.0 delivers more than 200 new capabilities across Security Fabric to automate security operations and protect the digital attack surface
Dubai, UAE – Accelerate 18 – February 28, 2018: Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced at its global partner and user conference, Accelerate 18, the evolution of its Security Fabric architecture with the release of FortiOS 6.0, the world’s most deployed network security operating system.
“Digital transformation is creating new operating and ......read more
All-encompassing Digital Hub including website, mobile app and social media platforms represents Abu Dhabi’s widest single-source cultural information source
February 28, 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE: As part of UAE Innovation Month, The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has launched a comprehensive new digital initiative which will act as a ‘one-stop’ reference for all cultural information for the emirate of Abu Dhabi.
The digital platform, Abu Dhabi Culture, will allow users to gain instant access to every possible ......read more
Industry’s first detailed simulation of 5G NR networks and devices builds on unique Qualcomm Technologies capability, prepares mobile ecosystem with predictions of 5G real-world performance
Dubai, UAE, February 27, 2018: Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), announced key findings from an extensive 5G network simulation the company has conducted over the past several months. The Qualcomm Technologies’ 5G Network Capacity Simulation demonstrated the significant potential of 5G, by yielding quantitative insights ......read more
Dubai – 27 February 2018: As part of the UAE Innovation Month 2018, Communications Department at the Ports Customs and Free Zone Corporation (PCFC) launched a new innovation called “News Briefcase”.
The News Briefcase helps regulate and ease flow of PCFC news to the media. All PCFC entities update it with their latest projects and initiatives which helps in shedding more light on the role PCFC plays to sustain growth and support national economy.
This helps develop media content and performance in terms of quality and quantity and easier flow of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 27, 2018: Etisalat today announced its plans of working with a consortium of global technology leaders to introduce a new vendor agnostic platform that will aim to provide cloud telecom infrastructure to host emerging futuristic technologies and services.
The formation of this esteemed group is in line with the company’s corporate-wide programme launched to ‘cloudify the network’-dubbed ‘Sahaab’-an Arabic word that translates to cloud. The programme is focused on deploying the right mix of hardware-centric telecom services and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 27, 2018: Telecom26 has partnered with Emirates Data Clearing House (EDCH) - Middle East’s largest Data and Financial Clearing House to launch global Wi-Fi roaming services to support its connectivity platform enabling Global SIM and maritime solutions.
The inclusion of Wi-Fi services will further enhance the user roaming experience and lower costs for subscribers roaming globally. A key advantage of the solution makes provision for seamless SIM-based authentication and further enhances Telecom26’s worldwide coverage and global ......read more
Leading Telco Provider Chooses FortiGate and FortiPortal Solutions as the Foundation of its Cloud-Based Clean Pipe Internet Service
Dubai, UAE – Mobile World Congress 2018 – February 27, 2018
Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced that UAE-based telecommunications service provider du – from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has selected Fortinet Security Fabric solutions as the foundation of its Cloud Unified Threat Management (UTM) managed security services, designed for ......read more
At MWC 2018, company releases world’s fastest UHS-I microSDTM card, and reveals future of flash memory cards with PCIe-enabled SD card demonstration
Dubai, UAE, February 26, 2018: As mobile content and applications grow increasingly sophisticated, Western Digital Corporation is transforming the mobile experience with new industry-leading mobile solutions designed to enable consumers to better capture, share and enjoy rich content on their devices. At Mobile World Congress, the company is releasing the world’s fastest UHS-I flash memory card, the 400GB1 SanDisk ......read more
Ras Al Khaimah, 26 February 2018: RAS AL KHAIMAH Chamber has announced receiving the ISO 27001 Information Security Management Systems Certification. The award comes in recognition of the Chamber’s efficient information security management systems and operations. The certification provides the basis for an international standard for information security management best practices in several data driven sectors. The certification is yet another evidence for stakeholders and partners highlighting the Chamber’s successful track record in implementing effective information ......read more
Global fintech innovation showcase opens in Dubai
Dubai, UAE; 26 February 2018: More than 400 leaders in the industry of fintech have gathered in Dubai today to showcase innovation in their sector, highlighting the future of fintech for the global and regional markets.
Held in partnership with the UAE Ministry of Finance, and showing off the latest products in action as well as boosting the UAE as an international hub for fintech, FinovateMiddleEast opened today (26 February) and runs for two days at the Madinat Jumeirah Conference Centre.
H.E. Obaid Humaid Al ......read more