Dropbox is One of the First to Qualify the Ultrastar 20TB SMR HDD, Placing them at the Forefront of Leveraging Data Center Capacity, Efficiency and Scalability for Meeting the Increasing Demands of Cloud Storage and Services by Businesses, Teams and Individuals Around the World
Dubai, UAE, October 27, 2020: Empowering the world’s most essential data infrastructures, Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) announced that Dropbox Inc. (NASDAQ: DBX), a leading global collaboration platform, is one of the first to qualify the Ultrastar DC HC650 20TB, host-managed, shingled magnetic recording (SMR) hard disk drives (HDD). With Western Digital SMR HDDs serving as the storage foundation for its custom-built, multi-exabyte storage platforms, Dropbox continues its strategic path, taking ......read more
United Arab Emirates - October 25, 2020: Excitement is at all-time high following the release of Samsung’s latest flagships. Several devices have been released to the market in quick succession – exceeding the expectations of every Galaxy enthusiast and empowering them like never before. At Samsung, our vision has always been to delight our customers. Based on the overwhelmingly positive feedback concerning our latest releases, this is something we have accomplished once more.
One such device is, of course, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 5G, the innovative phone that is already changing the shape of the future. Comprising new innovative tools and next-generation technologies, the Galaxy Z Fold2 5G is redefining powerful performance in the palm of one’s hand and has initiated a brand new chapter ......read more
UAE, Dubai, 25 October 2020: Huawei today announced new developments to Huawei Mobile Services ecosystem at the HUAWEI Mate 40 Series launch event, launching Petal Search, Petal Maps, HUAWEI Docs, levelling up global Huawei users' digital experience with other new updates.
Hardware and software integration enhances digital lifestyle experience
Huawei’s official search engine app, Petal Search now is available in over 170 countries and regions and supports over 50 languages, letting users conveniently and instantly find out the information and services they need.
Petal Search offers search capabilities across more than 20 categories, including apps, news, videos, images, shopping, flights, and local business. It also develops and integrates various tools, such as weather, calculator, rate ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 October 2020: Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) bolstered its product line-up with the advanced HUAWEI Mate 40 Series, the latest revolutionary flagship smartphones that empower users to leap further ahead. Showcasing the pinnacle of Huawei technology, the new Series reinforces Huawei’s dedication to innovation and its unrelenting determination to create the best Mate ever.
The HUAWEI Mate 40 Series has the Mate Series DNA at its core. Over the last eight years, there have been 10 outstanding generations of Mate Series devices and now the latest flagship smartphones take Mate to new heights with the best technology in the industry. From powerful performance to unique user interactions, everything about the HUAWEI Mate 40 Series has been fine-tuned to provide the most ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 22 October 2020: Etisalat Group today announced its consolidated financial statement for the Q3 2020 ending 30th September 2020.
Q3 Financial Highlights and Key Developments
• Aggregate subscriber base reached 149 million; representing Year over Year increase of 1%.
• In Q3 2020, consolidated revenues reached AED 13.0 billion, while consolidated net profit after Federal Royalty amounted to AED 2.4 billion, an increase of 6% compared to same period last year.
• In the third quarter, Consolidated EBITDA amounted to AED 6.9 billion, representing an increase of 2% year over year and resulting in EBITDA margin of 53%
• Etisalat subscribers can now access 5G fixed networks for the first time from their homes in UAE
• Etisalat partnered with Ericsson to ......read more
Optimize Next Mobile Gaming Match with Premium Features from HONOR
United Arab Emirates, October 21, 2020: With UAE mobile users increasing their time on their devices, research show that the most popular type of apps in the MENA region are online and mobile games. As the MENA region is home to the world’s most active gaming community, reports estimate that the MENA gaming market will be worth US$6billion by 2021 . With the Middle East seeing a surge in mobile gaming it is no wonder consumers are looking for a mobile device to match their gaming enthusiasm.
Global technology brand, HONOR, understands that elevating users’ game-play experience and performance so they can enjoy and gain a competitive edge has become a priority. HONOR devices offer intelligent software ......read more
LG’s Advanced Microwave Ovens Bring Convenience and Creativity into the Kitchen
United Arab Emirates, October 21, 2020: As homeowners strive to maintain a work-life balance, preparing meals which are not only tasty, but are also healthy remain a top priority. Yet, finding the time to make such dishes can often be a struggle.
Designed to make cooking faster and more enjoyable are LG’s NeoChef microwaves offer a host of smart features to enable even amateur chefs the opportunity to create healthy dishes in less time.
Even Heating and Defrosting
When heating food in a microwave oven, common pain points include users finding their items hot in the center and cold on the outside, or one side heated more than another. In a conventional microwave, this temperature difference can amount to a ......read more
Samsung ranked 5th place with brand value of USD 62.3 billion, a twelvefold increase from its initial evaluation in 2000
United Arab Emirates, October 20, 2020: Samsung Electronics announced today that it has become number five in the Best Global Brands 2020 list announced by Interbrand, a global brand consulting company, with its largest-ever brand value of USD 62.3 billion.
Despite the challenging business environment brought on global companies by COVID-19 in 2020, Samsung saw a 2% rise in brand value from USD 61.1 billion in 2019 to USD 62.3 billion this year. Samsung ascended to the global top five in three years after reaching number six in the list of Best Global Brands 2017.
The company has been recording consistent growth in terms of brand value ......read more
HONOR Devices Simplify Daily Tasks with Huawei Assistant
United Arab Emirates, October 19, 2020: Intelligent virtual assistants (IVA) have seen tremendous growth as AI technology has enhanced its application across devices. The functionality offers accessibility and unrivaled convenience that have helped drive its success in the market. Reports estimate that the global IVA market reached a value of US$ 2.75 Billion in 2019 , showing the increasing interest and value for this artificial intelligence.
In HONOR’s Intelligent Living report, it looked at how smart assistants play the role of interfacing with users across multiple touchpoints in the digital ecosystem. Smart assistants must be able to communicate across devices, mobile apps and cloud services to provide actionable ......read more
UAE customers can now place orders for the best iPhone ever with the powerful A14 Bionic, all-new design with Ceramic Shield, pro camera system and the biggest Super Retina XDR display ever on an iPhone
Dubai, UAE, 17 October 2020: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is bringing the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 to the UAE, with pre-orders starting from October 16 at 4pm to October 23 at 8am. Featuring the most 5G bands on any smartphone, iPhone 12 models offer the broadest 5G coverage worldwide. UAE customers can now enjoy the device’s next-generation capabilities on du’s faster and more reliable 5G network.
With a beautiful all-new design, iPhone 12 models feature an unparalleled new camera systems, edge-to-edge Super Retina XDR displays for a more immersive viewing experience, the ......read more
The Galaxy S Series has delivered premium smartphone experiences for over a decade and the latest addition to the category has been created based on the feedback of Samsung enthusiasts
Dubai, UAE, 17 October 2020: Samsung Gulf Electronics today announced that the all-new Galaxy S20 Fan Edition (FE), the latest premium flagship smartphone, is now available for purchase in Samsung brand stores and authorized retailers across the UAE. Created in line with Samsung users' recommendations, the Galaxy S20 FE comprises many features synonymous with the Galaxy S20 Series and a design that offers an entirely new look and feel - at an accessible price point.
“Here at Samsung, we have always been driven by our vision to inspire our customers with innovative technologies, products, and designs that enrich their lives ......read more
Intelligent Features from LG InstaView Maintain Freshness for Longer
United Arab Emirates, October 14, 2020: While more people are cooking at home, trying out new recipes and spending greater time enjoying meals with family, there is a prevalent issue taking place in the kitchen. And that is food waste. As more people choose grocery shopping over ordering meals in an effort to save money and eat healthier, food is still finding its way into the waste bin. According to the United Nations, about 1.3 billion tons of food is wasted each year globally, equivalent to one third of all the food produced for human consumption. The amount of food wasted is more than enough food to feed all the hungry people in the world, more than 800 million mouths.
As World Food Day aims to raise awareness about the ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 14, 2020: The profile and popularity of Samsung's innovations continue to evolve across the GCC. Brand enthusiasts are increasingly eager to acquire the latest releases at every opportunity, products that comprise next-generation technologies and deliver new value. At Samsung, our mission to excite, delight, and empower you goes beyond the world of entertainment and professional life. Besides smartphones, TVs, tablets, and wearables, another area that also garners vast attention and interest is our home appliances segment.
One of the standout highlights from this category that has attained widespread approval is our range of Twin Cooling PlusTM refrigerators, which have succeeded in rejuvenating kitchens and empowering people in several areas relating to cooking. One of the most important ......read more
HONOR PC Prioritizes Privacy with Smart Features
United Arab Emirates, October 14, 2020: As nationwide remote working has surged across the UAE, cybersecurity threats have increased as hackers take advantage of vulnerable devices. Laptop cameras are particularly susceptible and perhaps one of the most invasive forms of hacking. According to a survey conducted by HP , the awareness of webcam hacking is high, with 79 percent of respondents understanding their privacy could be compromised via their laptop’s webcam. The majority of those surveyed physically cover their laptop webcams with tape, post-it stickers, or pieces of paper in order to feel more secure.
As cybersecurity continues to remain a top concern for laptop users, global technology brand, HONOR, has developed enhanced technological ......read more
Iconic. Smart. Comfortable. The world's first dynamic noise cancellation True Wireless Stereo earphones are set to redefine noise cancellation and are available in stores from October 22nd, 2020
United Arab Emirates, October 14, 2020: Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) today announced the launch of its latest flagship True Wireless Stereo (TWS) earphones, the HUAWEI FreeBuds Pro in the UAE. HUAWEI FreeBuds Pro is the world’s first intelligent dynamic noise-cancelling earphones and this year’s flagship among Huawei’s audio products, further establishing Huawei as a pioneer and innovator in the TWS earphones field. The new earphones deliver exquisite craftsmanship, long-lasting comfort, intelligent dynamic active noise cancellation, long-lasting battery life and a wide range of smart interaction ......read more
The realme 7 Pro can charge up to 13% in just three minutes and 100% in only 34 minutes, making it the world’s fastest charging smartphone among its peers.
Dubai - October 13, 2020: Realme, the fastest charging smartphone in the world, launched its 7-series dynamic smart phones in the UAE. realme offers unparalleled excellence and breathtaking design with its two new smart devices -- 7 and 7 Pro – with the brand’s key focus on catering to the needs of the younger generation and professionals.
The devices are manufactured with trendsetting technology that is distinctive in the market. The new range of realme brings spotlight on the trendy devices loaded with attractive features to provide seamless experience to the youth.
The rapidly growing smartphone brand brings groundbreaking products that ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 11, 2020: Jordan’s Ministry of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship (MODEE) has signed an MoU with SITA, the global IT provider for the air transport industry, to support the employment of new graduates in Jordan.
The agreement aligns with MODEE’s training and employment program that aims to secure jobs for young graduates specializing in IT and Telecommunications. The partnership is also in line with SITA’s vision to expand its Amman office and grow its global operations team. Currently 68 IT experts support over 300 airports and airlines across the world from the SITA Support Centre based in the city.
“This partnership will aid our ongoing efforts to provide jobs opportunities to young graduates in Jordan with leading international companies while ......read more
Company’s Sees Growth Across Air Conditioning and Air Purification Portfolio in 2020
United Arab Emirates, October 11, 2020: As the pandemic unfolded, the need for more advanced air solutions was quickly recognized by businesses the world over, with organizations accelerating their efforts to install new heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) technologies at unprecedented speed and scale.
With physical spaces now either fully open, or experiencing phased re-openings, from major transport hubs, hotels and entertainment venues, to offices and schools – three common challenges remain: operating efficiently, maintaining comfortable environments and instilling a sense of confidence for people to return.
As a market leader in air solutions, LG Electronics (LG) continues to ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 10, 2020: Samsung’s latest lifestyle TVs have been developed to offer heightened elements of elegance and beauty. Unlike conventional TVs, each product of new range blends effortlessly into all surroundings, adding an artistic component and extra dimension never before seen in households through exquisite and incomparable design. Lifestyle and design have emerged as a way of life for today’s consumers, a concept that has brought increased demands for new products that complement the needs of users.
Through creativity, intuitiveness, and the latest technology innovations, Samsung’s engineers developed three next-generation lifestyle TVs that, while different in their own unique way, provide exactly that on every occasion. Here, we explore why The Sero, The Serif, and The ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 08, 2020: The Galaxy Note20 Series has made a big impact on the smartphone market since its recent arrival. After months of anticipation and excitement among Samsung enthusiasts, the capabilities of these incredible next-generation devices have been explored in their entirety across the GCC since the regional launch. The latest additions to the popular Note series, the Galaxy Note20 and Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G, have followed in the footsteps of their predecessors and exceeded expectations, enjoying commercial and critical success, delivering new meaning to smartphone experiences, and enhancing user interactions with the Galaxy ecosystem.
At Samsung, we understand that technology is an enabler to increase productivity, improve performance, to demonstrate creative potential. And this is ......read more
UAE Pre-orders for the new flagship laptop start on October 8th, 2020 and include free gifts worth 1,299AED
At its best technology is a trusted companion that can bring us better efficiency and help us be more productive. That is why having the right tool is key. The new HUAWEI MateBook X showcases Huawei’s artistry and top-notch technology. Weighing only 1Kg, Huawei’s latest Most Elegant Thin & Light Laptop is not only Ultra-light and thin but it also comes with a stunning 3K HUAWEI Infinite FullView touchable display, smart multitasking features, solid performance and so much more!
Consumers do not have to wait long to enjoy these powerful features and technology either as the HUAWEI MateBook X is available for pre-order in the UAE from October 8th, 2020 for 5,499AED. The ......read more
United Arab Emirates, October 07, 2020: NeckDoctor, the original ergonomic monitor arm company launches two unique new products in the region. NeckDoctor for Laptops, the Portable Ergonomic Laptop Stand Desk Workstation and NeckDoctor for Laptops-L, the Height Adjustable Ergonomic Laptop Standing Desk Workstation offering high-quality solutions for office and home to prevent improper sitting postures that strain the muscles and connecting tissues around the neck, head, back, spine and shoulder.
Founder Tarun K. Balani, & CEO – NeckDoctor, “Sedentariness begins with redesigning our workspace and rethinking how we function within that space. Thus, the first step toward solving the sit or stand dilemma is develop a healthy, balanced approach, combining periods of seated work with periods of standing work ......read more
Seamless Connectivity for the Modern Multitasker
United Arab Emirates, October 05, 2020: For the young professional, working on multiple projects is common practice. Meaning this modern multitasker is always searching for ways to increase productivity, streamline tasks and improve their focus. With an arsenal of intelligent devices, this digital consumer expects seamless connectivity to enhance workflow. Global technology brand, HONOR, has invested in ways to address this growing need with a unique operating feature as part of its all-scenario intelligent ecosystem strategy.
The innovative HONOR Magic-link 2.0 lets HONOR and Huawei smartphones connect with the HONOR MagicBook laptop with one simple tap. This function supports fast transfer of pictures and videos and the cross-platform ......read more
Sony MOE will offer complete digital imaging products and solutions, including latest range of headphones, for tech savvy customers in the UAE
5 October 2020 - Dubai, UAE: UAE tech savvy customers can check out the latest digital imaging products and headphones at the second Sony branded store located in the Mall of the Emirates (MOE).
Formerly branded as the Kansas store, Sony MOE will offer the latest range of industry leading Alpha mirrorless cameras, lenses and fixed lens compact series cameras. The new store will also offer a photoshoot section where customers can test and experience the latest Sony cameras.
A section at the new store will be dedicated to Sony’s latest range of headphones, including the new WH-1000XM4 noise cancelling, among others.
As part of the opening, Sony MOE will ......read more
Dubbed the fastest charging smart phone in the world, the new range brings spotlight on the young and trendy with devices loaded with seamless experience and top-end features
Dubai – October 5, 2020: Realme, the rapidly emerging smartphone brand in the world, is all set to launch its vibrant new realme smartphone 7 series in the UAE.
The brand targets the younger demographic that is increasingly conscious for value-for-money products with top-end features and seamless experience.
In just two years’ development, realme has entered 61 markets on five continents bringing together a combination of forward thinking technology and trend setting design, till now realme’s global user base has grown up to 45 million.
Dubbed the 65W fastest charging smart phone in the world, realme brings trend-setting ......read more
UAE customers to enjoy personalized customer service support for mobiles and tablets from the comfort of their home
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 02, 2020: In line with the UAE government’s #StayHome initiative, Samsung Gulf Electronics is taking further steps to continue serving customers and communities by introducing an exclusive “Pickup & Delivery Repair Service” for Samsung’s mobile and tablet customers across the UAE. The service will run from today and until April 30th and covers all in-warranty and ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 2ND April, 2020 - Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced a partnership with Udacity, the global online learning platform, resulting in a new Hybrid Cloud Nanodegree program. This program will enhance learning opportunities in the emerging cloud technologies market that are essential for organizations to uplevel their IT infrastructure. As part of the collaboration, Nutanix will also sponsor 5,000 scholarships to help IT professionals advance their knowledge with this initiative.
As more services move to the cloud, IT teams require the ......read more
Dubai, April 1, 2020: Over 100,000 teams across the Middle East have taken part in the first three qualifying rounds of the Garena Free Fire Arab Series, with the winners set to be crowned when the final of the competition takes place online on April 18.
The third season of the marquee event, like the previous two, has proved hugely successful, with enormous numbers taking part. Teams, made up of four or five members, battle it out in the ultimate shooter game with a $20,000 prize at stake.
Three of the four qualifying rounds have already taken place, with ......read more
Huawei announces solid business performance and commitment to creating greater value for customers and society
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 01, 2020: Huawei released its 2019 Annual Report today, detailing a solid business performance. The company's global sales revenue in 2019 rounded off at USD$123 billion, up 19.1% year-on-year; its net profit reached USD$9 billion; and its cash flow from operating activities topped USD$13.1 billion, up 22.4% year-on-year. As part of a long-term, ongoing investment in technological innovation and research, Huawei invested 15.3% ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 30, 2020: During the HUAWEI P40 Series Global Launch Event, Huawei announced the latest development related to the Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) ecosystem and apps. Developers are being encouraged to collaborate with Huawei in its effort to expand its ecosystem, and therefore bring consumers around the world richer experiences.
Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group introduced HUAWEI P40 Series
HUAWEI AppGallery, HUAWEI Browser, HUAWEI Mobile Cloud and HUAWEI Themes are currently available ......read more
• Secure and ready-to-use
• Plug-and-play: Mobile Zero Clients allow immediate mobile working without personalisation of the devices
• Cloud solutions and powerful business notebooks drive maximum efficiency and productivity
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 29, 2020: Increasing mobility characterises today's working world, and never more so than at the present time. Progressive digitalisation and technological innovations make it possible to work independently of time and place, and companies are actively encouraged to allow ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 29, 2020: During the COVID-19 outbreak, many companies are suggesting employees to work from home. Schools are also providing remote learning via various online platforms. For those who don’t have an organized workstation or stable Wi-Fi network, distractions can disrupt your productivity.
Performing the first step for teleworking or schooling from home is much easier than it seems, and TP–Link offers some cutting–edge technology that helps facilitate a seamless working environment from home and uninterrupted access to the ......read more
Online secure communication and collaboration platform witnesses high demand among businesses across the UAE
Dubai 28 March 2020: Etisalat today announced it is expanding its CloudTalk Meeting by enabling 50 concurrent participants to join an online meeting and discussion, in response to the high volume of requests and growing demand for the service.
The three months’ free access to Etisalat’s unified communication and collaboration platform CloudTalk Meeting launched recently was well-received by the market, with numerous businesses and ......read more
These are the most challenging times for the hospitality industry with unprecedented short- and long-term impact. Coronavirus has necessitated social distancing, and this is where technology can be a key determinant. Hotels need to thoughtfully and swiftly revisit their business and growth strategy while aligning technology with their business needs.
Prologic First, one of the world’s leading Smart Technology Solutions providers for the hospitality industry, offers a comprehensive array of products and solutions giving hotels a competitive edge.
Amlan Ghose, Managing Director of ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 26th March, 2020 – Mindware, the prominent Value Added Distributor in the Middle East and Africa, announced today the signing of a distribution agreement with Mitel®, a global leader in business communications. As per the agreement, Mindware will market, distribute and service the entire range of Mitel’s cloud and premises-based Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) solutions across the Gulf region.
Mitel’s cloud, enterprise and next-gen collaboration applications power more than two billion business connections globally. It is ......read more
The company’s first Kirin 810 octa-core processor smartphone delivers unrivalled AI performance at the price of AED999
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 25, 2020: HONOR launches the HONOR 9X PRO, the first smartphone from HONOR that is equipped with the state-of-the art 7nm Kirin 810 AI Chipset and pre-installed with the Huawei AppGallery, in the UAE immediately following the global reveal of the brand-new device. Featuring world class AI performance, a 48MP Triple Camera and a 6.59” HONOR FullView Display, the HONOR 9X PRO delivers an enhanced user ......read more
LG’s Continued Excellence in Product Design Recognized with 19 Awards Including the Ultimate “Best of the Best” Prize
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 24, 2020: LG Electronics (LG) once again demonstrated its product design prowess with a grand total of 19 accolades at this year’s Red Dot Design Awards, including the Best of the Best honor for its 65-inch GX Gallery series OLED TV (model 65GX).
The Red Dot Best of the Best winner in the product design category features LG’s luxurious gallery design ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2020: realme, the fastest growing smartphone brand in the world, is all set to unveil its vibrant new realme 6 and realme 6i in the UAE.
The young brand is gaining rapid global popularity with their Dare-to-Leap products that promise strong performance, classy design and premium quality. realme has already successfully made its way to be a part of the Global TOP 7 Smartphone with 24 million fans across the world in just two years. Unsurprisingly, realme is the preferred choice of young people for trendy technology in over 20 markets, ......read more
• Features a wide input voltage range to protect against high fluctuations
• Flexible form factor options allow for a variety of installations
• Expands APC by Schneider Electric’s best in class UPS offering to serve
customers’ diverse needs
• Single-phase UPS with Li-Ion battery addresses customer demand for
greater resiliency, simplified maintenance and lower cost of ownership
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2020: Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of ......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