Microsoft Rises from 5th to 2nd Place, with du and Etisalat in 9th and 10th Place Respectively
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2019: The technology & telecom industry in UAE has maintained its rank as #2 among 15 industries researched for the third year in a row in MBLM's Brand Intimacy 2019 Study. Microsoft has demonstrated the strongest growth in the industry, rising to #2 this year from #5 in 2018 and #8 in 2017. Meanwhile, despite a decrease in its overall Brand Intimacy Quotient (BIQ), Apple still ranks #1 in the industry and overall in the Brand Intimacy Study.
Brand Intimacy is defined as the emotional science that measures the bonds we form with the brands we use and love. Top intimate brands outperform top brands in the S&P and Fortune 500 indices for revenue and profit. Consumers are also ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 18, 2019: The current generation is growing up in a world where every aspect of their communication, entertainment, social activities, and both their private and school lives are entwined with technology.
In recent years coding has been the buzz word on everyone's lips as “groundbreaking” innovation in school curriculums. What coding does, and more specifically learning to code, is enable individuals in some capacities to speak another language, which can result in an increased ability to think outside the box and handle complex challenges whilst being creative.
Although coding can be deemed as a useful tool, far too much emphasis has been placed on it as a way of future proofing our children for the jobs we do not yet know. Coding is just one aspect to consider when it comes to ......read more
A panel discussion also discussed the significance of the partners’ relationship, success to date, and the Kingdom’s future goals in digital transformation
March 18, 2019: Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, joined the Saudi-Chinese Investment Forum to share its success stories and future goals to drive the Kingdom’s digital transformation through Chinese investment.
The one-day event, supported by HRH Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, deputy premier and minister of defense, was hosted in collaboration Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority and the International Cooperation Centre of National Development and Reform Commission in China. The event witnessed the attendance of more than 1,000 decision makers, investors and ......read more
New look and feel, smaller footprint for latest high-yield A4 RIPS devices
Dubai, UAE; 17 March 2019: Epson has announced the launch of two new WorkForce Pro A4 RIPS models (Replaceable Ink Pack System), building on the success of the WF-C5000 series A4 business inkjet printers launched earlier. The 4-in-1 WF-C579RDTWFand single-function WF-C529RDTWprinters help increase productivity in the workplace and reduce environmental impact. They bring a very low total cost of ownership to businesses with high monthly print volume needs, making them ideal for managed print service contracts. A 60ipm single-pass duplex ADF scanner places the multifunction model at the high end of its business A4 segment, while the WFC529RDTW is one of the few A4 business single-function printers to offer secure, follow-me printing with Epson Print ......read more
Innovative technologies in LG’s refrigerators and ovens offer GCC residents convenient, time-saving solutions to lead healthier and more productive lifestyles
Dubai, UAE: 17 March 2019 – In the UAE and wider GCC area, residents are realizing the benefits of switching towards healthier lifestyles, aiming to incorporate more exercise and home-cooked meals into their daily routines. Helping families achieve their health goals is LG’s focus, offering a range of smart kitchen appliances that combine convenience with performance to help people eat healthy, stay fit and be more productive.
LG’s range of smart kitchen solutions features a variety of connected devices that are ideal for families looking to cook more at home and avoid indulging in unhealthy junk food. These appliances are not just green ......read more
Partners to develop a new digital skill learning program with specific emphasis on scaling up Artificial Intelligence (AI) skill development for young people
AI can accelerate the process of achieving Sustainable Development Goal 4 - Quality Education - as well as fulfilling other SDGs
Dubai, UAE, March 17, 2019: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) have formed a new partnership to educate and empower the next generation, with the partners to develop a new digital skill learning program that has specific emphasis on scaling up Artificial Intelligence (AI) skill development for young people.
With the rapid deployment of advanced technologies such as mobile broadband, cloud, IoT, automation and AI, a new set of skills is required to enter the ......read more
First deployment of Siemens’ cloud-based Drive Train Analytics solution in the Middle East
DTA solution supports industrial companies to increase asset reliability and availability, while reducing cost
Dubai, UAE, March 17, 2019: In a new step towards digitalizing the future of Egyptian industry, Siemens announced today it has signed a contract with Al Ezz Dekheila Steel Company Alexandria SAE (EZDK) to deploy the company’s leading digital industrial solutions across EZDK‘s diverse steel production assets. Under the agreement, Siemens will provide EZDK with Siemens’ Drive Train Analytics system (DTA) along with medium voltage motors, marking the first deployment of DTA in the Middle East.
To maintain its leading competitive position as one of the largest steel producers in the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17th March 2019: HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced that the Nokia 3.1 will start receiving the Android 9 Pie upgrade from today. The Android 9 Pie upgrade will be the second letter OS update for the Nokia 3.1 – the phone upgraded from Android Nougat to Android Oreo just six months ago, in September 2018.
The Nokia 3.1 joins the family of Nokia smartphones on Android 9 Pie, bringing AI driven innovations to your daily routines, to save you time, improve the battery life and even anticipate what you’re likely to want to do next.
Nokia 3.1 users of Android 9 Pie will enjoy features such as app actions, which predicts your next move. Adaptive battery, which adjusts and anticipates the personal needs of each user for battery ......read more
Singapore, London, New York, Barcelona and Seoul are others that adopt tech solutions to improve safety and security for its citizens
Future Cities Show to be held from 8th to 10th April at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 March 2019: Dubai is among the top five cities in the world offering a positive experience for its population through smart technology, according to the latest Smart Cities Index. The index says the best cities offering a positive experience for its citizens include Singapore, London, New York, Dubai, Seoul and Barcelona. The study was developed for major cities around the globe taking into consideration four key factors in technology: mobility, healthcare, public safety and productivity.
These insights were revealed in conjunction to ......read more
Upgrade your old smartphone to the new Galaxy S10e, S10 and S10+ with Samsung’s Trade-in Deals
Dubai, UAE, March 16, 2019: Samsung Gulf Electronics is giving customers a chance to get their hands on its newest flagships Galaxy S10e, S10 and S10+ by trading in their old device. For a limited time period, starting March 15th, customers can trade-in select models with selected Samsung’s partners, as well as online through www.samsung.com and receive the best price based on the condition of their old phone.
Smartphones eligible for the Samsung trade-in offer include selected brands and is based on the model and condition of the customer’s current device.
“Today, by introducing the trade-in program, we are giving our valued customers the opportunity to ......read more
Dedicated and secure video network to deliver content worldwide
Dubai, UAE, March 14, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced a new video contribution solution in partnership with Telstra, a leading telecommunications and technology company. The partnership will provide MBC in Dubai with dedicated and fully managed video network service on the Telstra Global Media Network to facilitate reliable and high-quality video streaming to Europe.
Through strategic partnerships with world-class video network providers du continues to build on its vision to provide best-in-class dedicated video services to multiple destinations worldwide.
The Telstra Global Media Network is a worldwide highly resilient network built on a four fibre path system. The service is specifically designed for ......read more
HONOR View 20 Moschino edition: Let your mother put her best fashionable foot forward
Dubai, UAE, March 14, 2019: Your mother’s unconditional love and affection deserves high-end returns. For the fashion-forward mother, the HONOR View 20 Moschino edition would make for a perfect statement along with its branded accessories and the Moschino Teddy bear wallpaper. Your mother will not be out-of-reach or short of battery anymore thanks to the 4,000 mAh battery with SuperCharge.
If your mum is health conscious and takes an account of every calorie she consumes, HONOR View 20’s 3D camera and AI capability will help her calculate how many calories contain in a meal just by pointing the phone at it. Spoil you mother with colours including Phantom Red and Phantom Blue which are part of the special edition ......read more
The emirate has attracted from 2015 to 2018 $21.6 billion worth of FDI in high-end technology transfers with the most from the European Union and the U.S. — $5.7 billion and $3.9 billion, respectively
Annual Investment Meeting (AIM 2019) to highlight strategies and mechanisms for enhancing tech solutions to draw FDIs
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13 March 2019:Dubai ranked first globally in attracting foreign direct investments (FDIs) for artificial intelligence and robotics; while the UAE ranked sixth in the global Smart Service Index, surpassing the US, UK and South Korea. The Emirate has attracted from 2015 to 2018 $21.6 billion worth of FDI in high-end technology transfers, with the most from the European Union and the U.S. — $5.7 billion and $3.9 billion, respectively.
These figures were ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 13, 2019: Streaming applications like Amazon Prime, Facebook, Netflix, and YouTube (… and the list goes on) are consuming Internet content at a torrid pace with the end nowhere in sight. To adjust to the high-speed pace of today’s business, enterprises use technology to change what they do and how they do it.
The promise of 5G is expected to make the number of connected devices and bandwidth swell. To deliver much faster download speeds and latency of just a few milliseconds, the network edge is key.
Increasingly, network providers look to coherent packet-optical technology to solve the scalability and cost per bit challenges in their network. Here are a few ways packet switching with integrated coherent DWDM is helping network providers:
Enabling higher capacity, allowing network ......read more
In a proud first for the region, du’s latest customer innovation has resulted in the telco being awarded the Plain English Crystal Mark certification
Dubai, UAE, 12 March 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has achieved a first for the Middle East telecommunications industry by becoming the first telco in the region to receive the Crystal Mark certification from the Plain English Campaign. This seal of excellence recognises du’s commitment to customers by providing clearer, simpler information in English across documents on all channels – such as those pertaining to Terms and Conditions and Service Level Agreements (SLAs).
In continuation of du’s customer experience improvement programmes, the Plain English Crystal Mark seal of approval – the only ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 11, 2019: At the summit, ICSFS’ Chief Technology & Innovation Officer; Mr. Ghassan Sarsak, engaged with Oracle executives and partners in the panel discussion to share ICSFS’ experience on the Oracle Cloud and showcased the innovative milestones that ICSFS has achieved in the banking industry. During the panel, Mr. Sarsak highlighted three core value propositions for ICSFS on the Oracle Cloud:
Ghassan Sarsak, Chief Technology & Innovation Officer, ICS Financial Systems
Sunday, February 10, Monday, February 11 | Arena 1 - Dubai World Trade Centre
March 11, 2019: UL and Saudi Telecom Company (STC) have announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a testing facility in Saudi Arabia.
The Center of Excellence (CoE) will be set up in Riyadh inside STC labs and will offer testing for various products across the ‘Fiber to the Home’ (FTTH) ecosystem.
UL’s wire and cable division signed the MoU with STC at the world’s largest wireless industry event, Mobile World Congress 2019 held in Barcelona. The collaboration is aimed at ensuring a robust network for telecom operators in Saudi Arabia and the GCC countries.
UL recognizes the increasing need for KSA’s wire and cable industry to accelerate the ‘time to market’ for products and to meet the challenges of the growing complexity of global ......read more
Huawei calls on industry and government to establish unified, objective cyber security standards
United Arab Emirates - March 9, 2019: Huawei opened their Cyber Security Transparency Centre today in Brussels, with over 200 representatives from regulators, telecom carriers, enterprises, and the media attending the event. Representatives from the European Union, the GSMA, and the World Economic Forum spoke at the opening ceremony.
Trust in cyber security is a major challenge that the world faces in the digital era. Ken Hu, Huawei's Deputy Chairman said, "Trust needs to be based on facts, facts must be verifiable, and verification must be based on common standards. We believe that this is an effective model to build trust for the digital era."
Call on collaboration
New developments in All Cloud, ......read more
Dubai, UAE – March 9th 2019: Digital transformation leaders Syniverse and Tata Communications extend their relationship to create the first fully-managed, end-to-end IPX network interconnection partnership. It will offer operators better visibility, customer service and control of the data flowing across their interconnected networks.
The way data travels across networks today via interconnection means that an operator’s IPX provider has no visibility or control of the data once it’s handed off to an interconnected network. This strategic IPX network partnership means that Syniverse and Tata Communications will work closely together to manage traffic so that there is higher quality service, greater global reach, increased capacity and improved connectivity for data travelling between the two ......read more
Avail free data at WiFi UAE hotspots and discounts on Entertainer
Dubai, UAE, 9 March, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), today announced the launch of enhanced Postpaid Power Plans that offer a variety of benefits such as unlimited data or 200 GB - with or with or without contracts.
du now offers 7 variants of the Postpaid Power Plans in total, with unlimited data - with or without 12-month contract. These include a new Plan that gives 200 GB with 260 flexible minutes or 525 local minutes for as low as AED 175, or unlimited data and 1020 flexible minutes or 2040 local minutes for just AED 500.
Customers who opt for du Postpaid Power Plans without any contract have several options, such as a Plan that includes 200 GB with 700 flexible minutes or 350 local minutes for as ......read more
Transit passengers to enjoy 1GB and 10 flexi minutes valid for 48 Hours
United Arab Emirates - March 7, 2019: Etisalat today announced the launch of the Visitor Line ‘Transit Pack’, offering transit passengers 1GB data and 10 flexi minutes valid for 48 hours for AED50.
The launch follows the UAE government’s decision to grant free transit visas for 48 hours to passengers transiting throughout the UAE’s airports.
Khaled Elkhouly, Chief Consumer Officer, Etisalat, said: “At Etisalat, we understand the value of staying connected with family and friends while travelling abroad.
We are delighted to offer transit passengers an affordable and tailored package that caters to their needs for their 48-hour stay. This special package is part of our ongoing efforts to ......read more
Dubai, UAE; 7 March 2019: Until the end of March, UAE and KSA residents can experience first-hand the benefits of Epson’s EcoTank printers by visiting Epson kiosks in major shopping malls in both countries; and at Universities in Jeddah, Riyadh and Dammam.
According to Nikola Aksentijevic, Head of Sales- consumer, Epson Europe B.V: “We want people to know that there is an EcoTank printer for their every printing need, whether it is for printing your favourite photographs, important study reports, personal documents or business documents for home offices. At our kiosks, customers can experience our revolutionary cartridge free printing, enjoy the high-quality colour printing and learn how easy it is to change the ink, without any fear of causing a mess. They can also discover the savings of cartridge-free printing. ......read more
Huawei’s service centers offer AED89 flat rate battery replacement till 31st of March
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 7th March, 2019: To reward its first smartphone customers in the UAE, Huawei has launched an AED89 dirhams one-port battery replacement promo that lasts until March 31, 2019 and offers users authentic batteries at a reasonable price.
A recent YouGov survey revealed that 9 in 10 respondents in the UAE own a smartphone, with respondents spending an average of 6.5 hours a day using their phones. Nowadays, smartphones have become an integral tool in people’s lives. We rely on it to fulfil our various day to day needs and requirements, from business emails and personal chats, to professional photography and health tracking. Our smartphones are an indispensable personal assistant, so ......read more
Premium smartphones help celebrate 10 years of Galaxy innovations
DUBAI, UAE – March 7th, 2019: Celebrating a decade since the launch of the first Galaxy S, Samsung Gulf Electronics launched the Galaxy S10 range with three premium smartphones engineered to meet the distinct needs of today’s smartphone market at an event held at Caesars Palace, Bluewaters Island Dubai. Each device delivers a next-generation experience in the categories consumers care about most: groundbreaking innovations in display, camera and performance.
“Samsung is celebrating 10 years of excellence by writing the next chapter in mobile innovation history. Our next generation devices deliver breakthrough display, camera, and performance in three cutting-edge smartphones that herald a new era of smartphone technology,” ......read more
Company to gather industry specialists and conduct panel discussions and keynotes around gender diversity, bridging the confidence gap and maternity bias in the technology industry
Summit’s proceedings to be simulcast in live public webinar
7th March, 2019; Dubai, United Arab Emirates – In observation of International Women’s Day, Microsoft will hold a special event at its Dubai headquarters on 7 March to highlight the importance gender equality plays in GDP growth, job creation and societal cohesion.
Microsoft has long urged action on the gender-parity gap, encouraging individuals and organisations to imagine the economies and opportunities that emanate from a truly inclusive workplace. The company continues to work with other, likeminded organisations in the non-profit, private and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 6, 2019 – The power of number 10 has taken over Dubai, thanks to Samsung’s exciting surprises as part of its 10th anniversary celebrations.
The week of festivities have taken Dubai residents on a “galaxy of surprises” – Samsung’s biggest ever, with people running into the Galaxy crew at the movies, football matches, hypermarkets gyms and universities, winning many exciting prizes including the amazing new addition to the Galaxy S family, the Galaxy S10+.
And now … a mysterious structure has appeared in ......read more
Pre-orders for this next-generation notebook start today March 6th
Dubai – UAE, 6 March 2019: During the long anticipated Mobile World Congress (MWC) that took place in Barcelona, Spain last week, Huawei officially announced the launch of the first product under the new series of flagship ultra-books, the all-new HUAWEI MateBook 13. The company’s ultra-portable, stylish lightweight 13-inch notebook will be available for pre-orders for consumers in the KSA starting from the 6th of March and offers an array of exceptional features combined in one device to enable and ......read more
New secure email gateway from FireEye delivers robust inbound and outbound email scanning to defend against the evolving threat landscape
United Arab Emirates - March 6, 2019: FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE), the intelligence-led security company, today announced that FireEye® Email Security now provides full secure email gateway (SEG) functionality – blocking inbound and outbound malware, phishing URLs, impersonation techniques and spam.
According to FireEye’s latest Email Threat Report, 90 percent of email attacks were malware-less, ......read more
Alliance combines resources and capabilities of telecom operators to help protect all types of businesses from the growing threat of sophisticated cyber-attacks
With the inclusion of AT&T, the Alliance greatly increases its global presence
Abu Dhabi, 06 March 2019: The Global Telco Security Alliance today announced the addition of global telecommunications leader AT&T as an equal member in the group which was launched in April 2018 by Etisalat, Singtel, SoftBank and Telefónica. The Global Telco Security Alliance brings together leading ......read more
United Arab Emirates - March 6, 2019: The French National Audiovisual Institute - INA will showcase at the CABSAT show in Dubai from March 12 to 14, 2019 – Booth F3-33, located in Hall 3 under the French pavilion.
For the first time in Dubai, in addition to its media and digital training catalogue & its consulting offers, INA will present INA-Signature, its owned-developed and industrialized content and copyrights protection tool, which has been honored with the prestigious Technology and Engineering Emmy Award on April 2018 during a ceremony at the Nab Show in ......read more
Dubai, UAE - 6 March 2019: Ciena® Corporation (NYSE: CIEN), a networking systems, services and software company, today announced unaudited financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended January 31, 2019.
• Q1 Revenue: $778.5 million, increasing 20.5% year over year
• Q1 Net Income per Share: $0.21 GAAP; $0.33 adjusted (non-GAAP)
• Share Repurchases: Repurchased approximately 0.6 million shares of common stock for an aggregate price of $21.2 million during the quarter
“We began fiscal 2019 with a very strong first ......read more
ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced that it has introduced user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA) into its SIEM solution, Log360. With score-based risk assessment, threat corroboration, anomaly detection powered by machine learning, and other new capabilities, the Log360 UEBA add-on helps security professionals identify, qualify, and investigate internal threats and anomalies by extracting more information from logs for better context.
According to Verizon's 2018 Data Breach Investigations Report, over a quarter of the 53,308 cyberattacks in ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 6th March, 2019 – A10 Networks, today announced the findings of a new report into the state of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack weapons and targets, showcasing the growing use of IoT devices in synchronized attacks on targets globally. The report describes the significant potential for attackers to use an IoT-related protocol, the Constrained Application Protocol (CoAP), deployed on IoT devices to marshal attacks.
The A10 Networks report on the state of DDoS weapons in the first quarter of 2019 examines the types of weapons and attacks being used and where they ......read more
A new digital platform to provide carriers with access to digital entertainment services
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 5, 2019: Huawei Mobile Services has announced the launch of HUAWEI AppTouch - its new digital services platform to provide carriers with enhanced digital entertainment services such as games, videos and music.
During the Digital Game Conference (DGC) 2019 held in Dubai. Jervis Su Jie, Vice President of Huawei Mobile Services, Consumer Business Group, officially released HUAWEI AppTouch and provided key insights into this new digital services ......read more
World-leading specialists in security research, data science, psychology and counter-intelligence brought together to focus on understanding human behavior and build risk-adaptive cybersecurity solutions
DUBAI, UAE – March 5, 2019 – Global cybersecurity leader Forcepoint today launched the X-Labs division, the world’s first dedicated research division that combines deep security expertise with behavioral science research. The new X-Labs team will use data insights from the entire Forcepoint product portfolio to drive innovation in modern, risk-adaptive ......read more
The new infrastructure offers du’s customers highly differentiated services that scale seamlessly across the UAE.
Dubai, UAE – 05 March, 2019: du, a Telecom provider from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), in collaboration with Cisco, today announced the launch of a Unified Cloud Fabric that combines du’s state of the art Data Centers across the United Arab Emirates (UAE) into a single cohesive multi-site, multi-geographical cloud using Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI), Cisco’s intent-based networking solution for the data ......read more
du continues to reinvent their customer experience by using WhatsApp to make consumers’ lives more convenient.
Dubai, UAE 5 March 2019 - UAE: based telecommunications company du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has begun using WhatsApp for customer care by launching ‘Blu’ - a multi-channel Artificial Intelligence-based virtual assistant on WhatsApp to its 9+ million fixed, mobile, IP and broadband customers.
This innovative move further enhances du’s ambition to deliver world-class customer care by making it easy for ......read more
The HUAWEI Mate X and HUAWEI MateBook Series capture the attention of global media
Dubai, UAE - 04 March, 2019 – Following the exciting launch of the HUAWEI Mate X and the HUAWEI MateBook Series, Huawei won 47 “Best of MWC” awards and top lists at the show.
Media recognized the HUAWEI Mate X for its innovative combination of 5G, foldable screen, AI and an all-new unprecedented user experience. The HUAWEI MateBook X Pro also impressed media with its 13.9-inch 3K Ultra FullView display, powerful performance and HUAWEI Share 3.0, solving data transmission difficulties ......read more
You could be next
Dubai, UAE, March 4, 2019 – If you’ve been hearing buzz surrounding the number 10 recently, it’s not a coincidence! Samsung is celebrating its 10th anniversary with amazing prizes, including the amazing addition to the Galaxy S family, the Galaxy S10, throughout the UAE.
The Galaxy Crew surprised people at the least expected places; whether they’re watching a movie, a football match, while doing their groceries or even working out at the gym.
Lucky selected people had to undertake some fun challenges to win exciting prizes.
Samsung ......read more
[Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2019] Huawei released the most powerful "1+1" antennas at MWC 2019, including the industry's first 30 ports antenna, the industry's smallest FDD 4T4R+TDD 8T8R converged antenna, and the industry’s first fully integrated ultra-wideband multi-sector antenna. These products satisfy maximal configuration for all frequency bands supported by a single passive antenna in different scenarios, reserve space for 5G Massive MIMO deployment, and immediate 5G activation.
Based on the three 5G antenna platforms, Munich platform, London platform, and ......read more
Dubai, UAE – February 28, 2019 –This week at MWC Barcelona 2019, Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) received an award from the event organizer GSMA. The HUAWEI Mate 20 Pro was named the “Best Smartphone” in recognition of its powerful performance, outstanding camera system, long battery life, innovative charging solutions and striking design. This coveted accolade serves as a testament to Huawei’s leading technologies and its commitment to delivering the best products and user experiences to consumers around the world.
Kevin Ho, President of Handset Business, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 28 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is putting consumers at the heart of its connected offerings by delivering even more value with the launch of three new postpaid plans. Building on its commitment to integrating everyday value into work, home and play, du is enabling customers the opportunity to make the most of zero contracts as well as unlimited data.
‘More data, more value, more life’
Fahad Al Hassawi, Deputy CEO – Telco, EITC, said: “At du, we continually strive to be customer-centric and the rollout ......read more
HONOR Gaming+ brings faster speeds, better image quality and higher definition to mobile gaming
Gamers can now experience greater clarity and more details
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 February 2019 – HONOR, a leading smartphone brand, has unveiled its revolutionary HONOR Gaming+ at Mobile World Congress 2019 (MWC 2019). HONOR Gaming+ consists of a series of technology updates to significantly increase the performance, graphics quality and image definition of mobile games on HONOR View20. HONOR has also announced an ecosystem of applications utilizing the 3D TOF ......read more
Market-leading speed* with smart features for capturing a wide range of documents
Dubai, UAE; 28 February 2019: Epson has launched its fastest sheet-fed scanner range, the WorkForce DS-970 and DS-870, which are highly reliable devices for high pressure environments such as the healthcare, legal and financial sectors. With market-leading capture speeds of 85ppm, or 170ipm, a high-capacity 100-sheet ADF and advanced job processing features, they prove invaluable in any business workflow. Both offer a new colour LCD panel to improve ease of use for device and job control functions, while ......read more
First commercial 5G deployments are expected by early 2019, and significant volumes in 2021
Mobile broadband subscriptions to double from 860 to 1,630 million in six years’ time
In mobile data traffic, MEA region is globally the highest with 9 times growth forecast
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - February 28, 2019: 5G is expected to reach 30 million subscriptions for enhanced mobile broadband in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) by the end of 2024, representing 2% of total mobile subscriptions. This will make 5G the fastest generation of cellular ......read more
Honeywell is helping customers simplify their mobile computing programs and better deploy Android solutions to workers across the enterprise
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 28 February, 2019: Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced that it has been validated for the Android Enterprise Recommended program for managed service providers.
Honeywell provides customers with a comprehensive set of enterprise services that addresses every phase of the mobility lifecycle – from device selection to managing security concerns to recycling and disposition ......read more
A first in the Middle East and Africa, this proof of concept is part of the recently launched Ericsson Operations Engine that addresses growing volumes of devices, multiple technologies and more diverse service requirements
Underpinned by AI and automation, Ericsson Operations Engine is paving the way for next-generation networks
February 28, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) is rewriting the rules of network operations as Mobily launches the the next-generation of network services in Saudi Arabia. Powered by the recently launched Ericsson ......read more
New SanDisk®-Brand Card Gives Consumers the Speed and Capacity to Capture and Manage Massive Amounts of High-Quality Photos and Videos
Dubai, UAE; Feb. 28, 2019 – As consumer demand for high-quality content continues to rise, Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) is enabling a bigger, faster experience with new industry-leading solutions that give consumers the best combination of performance and capacity so they can do more with the rich content they capture. At the ongoing Mobile World Congress in Barcelona , the company is showcasing the world’s fastest 1TB UHS-I microSD ......read more
Zoho Office Suite Introduces Zia, Zoho's AI-Powered Assistant, Apple TV and Android Integrations, Proprietary Data Cleansing, and Smart Note Card Functionality
Dubai, February 27, 2019—Zoho announced today its new version of Zoho Office Suite, which includes four sophisticated, cloud-based productivity software applications—Zoho Writer, Zoho Sheet, Zoho Show, and Zoho Notebook—all enhanced with Zia, Zoho's AI-powered assistant. Zoho Office Suite provides deep contextual collaboration to meet the diverse, end-to-end business needs of users, whether they ......read more
Dubai UAE, Feb. 27, 2019 – MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS 2019 – VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today announced that Vodafone has expanded its footprint of VMware’s cloud infrastructure to power its network and to capture operational agility and cost efficiency at scale. VMWare is Vodafone’s primary strategic partner for telco cloud infrastructure services. VMWare’s services are used across Vodafone’s operating markets around the world; they are live in 15 countries, in more than 50 sites, carrying increasing amounts of subscriber traffic on more than 300 core ......read more