Dubai, UAE – 23 January, 2020 – Western Digital, a leader in data infrastructure, has collaborated with Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) for the 25th edition of Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) to deliver innovative solutions for customers to capture, preserve and easily access their memories from the exciting season. Centered around the theme of Creating Memories in Dubai, visitors to the shopping festival will be treated to great product offers and retail experiences hosted by Western Digital up until February 1, 2020.
“Dubai Shopping Festival is a world-renowned festival that attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors and tourists from around the region and further afield. Our collaboration with Western Digital has proved to be very successful and has helped to add ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, January 23, 2020 – Global smartphone brand HONOR, today confirmed that its brand new personalizable smartwatch, the HONOR MagicWatch 2, will soon be available in the United Arab Emirates. Awarded in the ‘Best of CES 2020’ category at the recent global event, the brand’s second-generation smart and health assistant with a 14-day battery life, promises to deliver precise health insights for smarter living.
In addition to the wearable, the HONOR 20 smartphone, with an iconic glass design and quad camera system, will also be made available in the UAE market this month. A photographer’s delight, the new device comes equipped with four impressive cameras to captures life’s best moments in intricate detail including vast landscapes as well ......read more
Written by Ehab Kanary, vice president of Enterprise at CommScope
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 22, 2020: 2019 saw the introduction of Wi-Fi 6 CERTIFIED products, the deployment of shared spectrum, availability of 5G handsets and service in select cities in the region, and an uptick in interest for private networks. These new standards, products and services will give enterprises more choices in 2020 as to how they meet increased demands for both capacity and coverage, as well as meet increased end-user expectations.
Wi-Fi 6 shipments to ramp across multiple verticals
Let’s start with Wi-Fi 6. Shipments of Wi-Fi 6 access points (APs) will increase across multiple and diverse verticals such as healthcare, education and hospitality to support high-bandwidth applications including eSports, a ......read more
Samsung customers can now enjoy enhanced access to instant cashless transactions, making life easier
UAE, 22 January 2020: Samsung is further enhancing UAE customers’ mobile payment experience by collaborating with First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) and Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) to enable access to Samsung Pay, the leading digital payment and digital wallet solution.
The two new issuer partnerships extend Samsung Pay’s partnership ecosystem to offer greater flexibility, access, and choice for customers, while also accelerating mobile payment adoption.
As part of the agreement, all FAB’s Mastercard and Visa Credit, Debit and Prepaid cards FAB’s Mastercard and Visa Credit, Debit and Prepaid cards as well as ADIB Visa covered cards are now live on Samsung ......read more
• Combining latest performance-enhancing technology in a cost-effective and lightweight device
• 10th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors, Wi-Fi 6, SSD/HDD dual storage and up to10-hour battery life
22nd January 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Dynabook Europe GmbH recently announced the launch of the Satellite Pro L50-G – the perfect combination of cost-effectiveness and cutting-edge technology in a lightweight business laptop. The new device offers businesses, especially SMBs, the performance, reliability, flexibility and connectivity they need to be productive in the office, or out on the road.
Superb performance, latest technology
The Satellite Pro L50-G has been designed with enhanced performance in mind. Thanks to its 10th Generation Intel® ......read more
• Increases in brand value to $8.5bn as the most valuable consumer brand in MEA
• Portfolio of brands now touching $11bn
• Most valuable telecom brand in MEA for 4th consecutive year
• The only telecom brand in MEA to retain AAA brand rating
Abu Dhabi 22 January 2020: Etisalat today set another milestone by coming out on top again as ‘The Most Valuable Consumer Brand’ and ‘The Most Valuable Telecom Brand’ in Middle East and Africa (MEA) by Brand Finance as a recognition for the success and growth of the brand spurred by digital customer service driven strategy and engaging with consumers across markets with innovative global branding ......read more
Whether an online travel agency, travel Management Company, travel agent or any other business operating in the travel industry, automation saves time, reduce costs and allows resources to be diverted elsewhere.
Most of the Travel Agencies are still running their business with so many complex manual processes which involve high human resource cost, complex processes, less customer satisfaction, no clear insight and less control on their business.
A typical large TMC is dealing with Retail, Corporates, B2B and on lines sales channels for revenue. There are so many solutions in the market which automates sales and booking management and most of them are focused on B2C, B2B and CBT solutions. But TMCs are not limited to these 3 channels; they have their own front desk staff, Implants and many other ways to sell. They have complex ......read more
Dubai, UAE, Sunday, January 20, 2020: Azur Drones, Europe’s leader in autonomous Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV), has launched its drone-in-a-box surveillance solution, Skeyetech, at Intersec. This move is expected to boost the security monitoring for high-risk private and public sites in the Middle East.
Skeyetech is a ready-to-fly surveillance system, which has been designed to monitor and confirm events, conduct perimeter patrols and provide support operation to ground security personnel. This new autonomous security system, which is already deployed in France, can be used directly by security agents as it needs no remote pilot skills or certification.
“We are delighted to be introducing our state-of-the-art autonomous UAV in the Middle East, and more precisely in Dubai. This launch ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 20, 2020: Huawei recently launched its latest flagship, the HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G. Packed to the brim with a wide range of innovations, ranging from a powerhouse performance to iconic features and even heavy security, the HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G is all set to take smartphone innovation to the next level. Here are the top 5 innovations that give the HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G the King of 5G smartphones title.
Super 5G performance
The HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G is the world’s first second generation 5G smartphone, and furthermore what makes this phone stand out from the 5G crowd is its ability to support both Non-Standalone (NSA) and Standalone (SA) 5G networks.
Simply put, current devices use the NSA 5G network, which is based on existing 4G hardware. However, there will be ......read more
United Arab Emirates January 19, 2020: Founded in 1988, EVOLUCARE Technologies is a French Healthcare IT company, leader in the development of medical information systems. The Group is offering a wide range of services satisfying the clinical, operational and financial needs of all healthcare institutions and facilities.
A dual ambition for Evolucare: artificial intelligence and the international market
The Group serves nearly 4,500 healthcare institutions, mostly in France, and has now the strategic aim of extending its reach to the international market. Drawing on its expertise in managing patient data and organizing care, Evolucare recently began the shift towards open innovation in digital health, especially AI and IoT, to add decision-making assistance services to its initial range through ......read more
LG OLED Wins Official Best TV of CES Award for Sixth Consecutive Year
DUBAI, January 19, 2019 — LG Electronics (LG) took home the most awards ever from industry experts at CES® – more than 150 honors this year, led by the Best TV of CES Award for the sixth consecutive year. The Best of CES Awards (the official CES awards program run by Engadget on behalf of the Consumer Technology Association) singled out the LG CX series OLED TVs as the cream of the crop from the literally thousands of new TVs shown at CES.
LG continued its dominance in the TV category with its industry-leading LG OLED TVs winning 83 awards and honors from a wide range of industry experts. The cutting-edge LG SIGNATURE OLED TV RX (model 65RX) “rollable TV” was honored by the Consumer ......read more
Companies Enter MOU to Develop Solutions Based on webOS Auto and Cerence ARK
DUBAI, January 16, 2020 – LG Electronics (LG) announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding with Cerence Inc. (Nasdaq: CRNC), which recently spun off from Nuance Communications, Inc. as an independent automotive software company, to develop a new software solution that integrates LG’s webOS Auto In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) system with Cerence ARK (AI Reference Kit), a new turnkey voice assistant for the automotive market.
Together, the companies aim to create and advance a more convenient in-car experience through voice commands that allow drivers and passengers to have far more control over car functions, navigation and multimedia content. The partnership is expected to deliver more efficient management of ......read more
Author: Ehab Kanary, vice president of Enterprise at CommScope
2019 was a year for digital transformation across a number of areas and industries in the Middle East – and the data center market was no exception. According to Statista, Middle East and North Africa data centre spending is predicted to hit US$5.1 billion by 2020 – an 8.5 percent increase from 2017. Under increasing pressure to stay relevant and keep up with rapidly advancing technologies, data center providers saw a need to transform and prepare for what’s to come.
Now, as we head into 2020, the outcomes of the adoption of both newer and more mature technologies will start to take shape in the data center. Specifically, we’ll see 5G drive an increase in demand for edge computing, while Artificial Intelligence (AI) will heighten deployment of ......read more
HONOR Crowned Top 15 Global Smart Phone Brand of the Year by IDG
[United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 15 January 2020] – Global technology brand HONOR announced a slate of award wins at CES 2020 by international media and organization, testament to its best in class products, solid business performance, cutting-edge technologies and international brand recognition.
HONOR MagicWatch 2 is awarded “Best of CES” 2020 by global media
The HONOR MagicWatch 2, the brand’s second-generation smart and health assistant with a 14-day battery life, has been awarded Best of CES 2020 by international top-tier media outlets Android Headlines, PocketNow and Ubergizmo. The HONOR Band 5 Sport, an all-in-one fitness tracker, has also been awarded a CES 2020 Spotlight Award by Android Authority as one of the top picks at CES ......read more
Dubai, January 15, 2020 - As part of its commitment to advancing the gaming industry in the Middle East and Africa, Lenovo has signed a club sponsorship deal with Nasr Esports – the MENA region’s leading esports organization.
Since 2016, Nasr Esports has been developing esports talent in the region by identifying, mentoring and managing several global top 10 ranked Arab players. Nasr also has dedicated teams for popular gaming titles such as League of Legends, FIFA and Fortnite. The club roster currently consists of more than 30 professionals from 15 countries in the MENA region, who have won over 300 gaming tournaments around the world.
Commenting on the partnership, Mohammed Hilili, Lenovo General Manager Gulf, Saudi Arabia & East Africa said, “With the popularity of gaming continuing to grow exponentially, ......read more
Epson, January 12, 2020: The Dubai Shopping Festival is back, marking the 25th year of retail celebrations, and amazing deals! Running until February 1st, Epson is offering deals that are hard to beat during the DSF, including special offers on its award-winning lineup of EcoTank, cartridge-free printers. With up to 3 years of ink included, shoppers can save up to 90% on the cost of ink with Epson’s EcoTank printers.
“We’re excited to be part of DSF’s 25th Anniversary,” commented Nikola Aksentijevic, head of consumer sales - Epson Middle East. “Our EcoTank printers allow users to print thousands of pages before having to refill the ink tank. An EcoTank printer is fundamentally different to most printers – instead of cartridges it features a large ink tank that you fill with ink ......read more
• Early technology adopter consumers expect an Internet of Senses by 2030, enabling a new service economy based on digital sensory experiences
• With the human brain as the user interface, consumers expect devices to respond to thoughts, creating a new interaction paradigm
• Most consumers believe that Internet of Senses’ services will make society more environmentally sustainable
Consumers expect an array of beneficial services from connected technology interacting with our senses of sight, sound, taste, smell and touch to be a common reality by 2030. The consumer predictions about the Internet of Senses are among the expectations highlighted in the ninth edition of the Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) ConsumerLab Hot Consumer Trends report.
The Internet of Senses will be enabled by ......read more
HUAWEI Mate Pro 30 5G boasts a powerhouse performance, an iconic design and takes phone videography to the next level.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates — 9 January 2020: Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) unveiled the much-anticipated HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G to consumers in the United Arab Emirates during a launch event in Dubai. Boasting powerful 5G capabilities that make it a unique 5G smartphone able to support both 5G Non-Standalone (NSA) and Standalone (SA) modes. With an iconic design, powerful 40MP dual main camera, a large long-lasting battery and solid security features, the HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G proudly wears the crown as the King of 5G smartphones.
Gene Jiao President of Huawei CBG, Middle East and Africa said: “The HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G brings together the pinnacle of smartphone ......read more
Super performance, an iconic design, and videography features never seen before!
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 09, 2020: Have you ever thought how it would be to have blazing 5G speeds in your hand? Streaming 4K videos with ease or taking super clear videos at night? Or even taking your social media to the next level with ultra-slow motion videos as if they were shot on a professional camera or by a movie director? These phone features surely seem like a thing of the future, but now it is all possible thanks to Huawei’s latest flagship, the HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro 5G. It packs a whole lot of powerful and iconic features, but to make it easier for you, we picked out 5 super reasons why it actually deserves the title as the King of 5G smartphones.
1. Enjoy super ......read more
CES Innovation Award-Winning Washer Deploys AI and Advanced
Fabric Care to Deliver Unrivaled Convenience, Performance and Speed
DUBAI, January 8, 2019 — At CES®, LG Electronics (LG) unveiled its most advanced innovation in laundry, deploying artificial intelligence to deliver precision washing for optimal results without the guesswork. Winner of a coveted 2020 CES Innovation Award, the new LG ThinQ™ front-load washing machine features an Artificial Intelligent Direct Drive™ (AI DD) motor along with the company’s AI-powered Proactive Customer Care service.
The AI DD washer builds on 20 years of advancements in LG’s groundbreaking Direct Drive motor, which delivers both effectiveness and efficiency. LG’s new washing machine not only detects the ......read more
New flagship combines premium design, sophisticated picture quality, AI and an immersive sound experience
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 08, 2020: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. introduced today its next-generation QLED 8K line at CES 2020 in Las Vegas, offering a glimpse into the future of display technology. It combines cutting-edge innovations that make the viewing experience more immersive with connected features that make consumer lifestyles more integrated to deliver the ultimate home entertainment experience.
The 2020 QLED 8K lineup provides consumers with an unprecedented viewing experience and unparalleled smart home integration. It leverages the power of enhanced AI (Artificial Intelligence) technology to improve audio, video and smart capabilities. Plus, it offers a range of ......read more
Tinton Falls, N.J. – January 8, 2019 – Commvault (NASDAQ: CVLT), a recognized global enterprise software leader in the management of data across cloud and on-premises environments, today announced the strengthening of its global presence and expertise with the addition of two industry veterans to its executive leadership team.
Former Dell Technologies vice president and general manager of enterprise sales, Marco Fanizzi, and Callum Eade, former vice president, APJ for the Software Defined Data Center business at VMware, have joined Commvault as vice president of EMEA and vice president of APJ, respectively. Fanizzi has more than 30 years of experience in the enterprise data industry, covering multiple geographies and sectors. He will drive the company’s growth objectives across more than 70 markets in Europe, ......read more
• Easy UPS 3M offers competitive specifications for small and medium business that require lower capital investment
• Compact footprint design with new internal high-capacity battery modules
• Easy to install, use, and service
• Green Premium™ Solution for sustainable business performance
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 08, 2020: Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, today introduced the first version of Easy UPS 3M 3-phase Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS) with 60 and 80 kVA (400V) internal high-capacity battery modules. Easy UPS 3M UPSs personify simplicity as they are easy to install, easy to use, and easy to service, providing business continuity for small and medium businesses, and making it an ......read more
Samsung’s Ultra HD Viewing Experience enhanced with ATSC 3.0, the latest in broadcast TV technology standard
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 07, 2020: Samsung Electronics announced upcoming 2020 QLED 8K television lineup will offer ATSC 3.0 tuners. This next-generation broadcast standard provides consumers higher resolution, more realistic audio and interactive experiences, designed to usher in a new era of over-the-air transmission TV broadcasting.
“Samsung is constantly transforming the technology we put in front of our consumers to give them the ultimate home entertainment experience, so leading this endeavor was a natural step,” said Hyogun Lee, Executive Vice President of the Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics. “NEXTGEN TV powered by ATSC 3.0 ......read more
DUBAI, January 7, 2020: At CES 2020, Lenovo continues its mission to deliver world firsts by unveiling a set of innovations that have the potential to transform lives, move industries forward and unveil new possibilities presented by our fast-paced era of connectivity. With a global vision to create smarter technology for all, today’s announcements are not only smarter, but bring a faster and more foldable future to everyone, everywhere. Find all the information on Lenovo’s launches at CES here.
A fast future with 5G
With 5G set to continue disrupting the tech landscape and enable the likes of smart cities, smart infrastructure and smart IoT, Lenovo has launched the world’s first 5G PC1 – for the first time bringing 5G connectivity to a premium computing experience beyond smartphone ......read more
Further Extends the Fortinet Security Fabric to Branch Offices, New Products Support Secure, Easy-to-Manage and Cloud-Ready Infrastructure for Distributed Enterprises Adopting SD-WAN
Dubai, UAE., June 18, 2019: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced its Secure SD-Branch solution, the industry’s most comprehensive branch offering to secure the WAN and access edge and enable security-driven networking for distributed enterprises. Fortinet’s Secure SD-Branch solution extends the Fortinet Security ......read more
A report by DarkMatter Group found cybercriminal attacks in the UAE and Middle East are both widespread, frequently undetected, and often state-sponsored
Abu Dhabi, UAE 17 June 2019: DarkMatter Group, the region’s first and only fully integrated digital and cyber transformation firm, today released the first semi-annual Cyber Security Report for 2019 revealing that critical infrastructure sectors, including Oil & Gas, Financial, Utilities and Transportation, are in the firing line from a growing incidence of cyberattacks across the UAE and wider Middle ......read more
As the first provider to bring Apple’s DEP to the region, du’s enterprise customers will benefit from faster, more cost-effective device deployment and configuration
Dubai, UAE, 17th June, 2019: As an enabler of transformative solutions that empower the UAE’s enterprise communities, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has partnered with Apple to bring the Apple Device Enrolment Program (DEP) to customers across the UAE. This means that users now have access to automated wireless setup and automatic enrolment into the Enterprise Mobility ......read more
Built to keep patients and their data safe while helping doctors stay in the moment
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 17 June 2019: HP Inc. introduced its next-generation Healthcare portfolio designed to strengthen the human connection among healthcare patients and clinicians. The HP EliteBook 840 G6 Healthcare Edition, the world’s first ultra-slim notebook for healthcare with integrated RFID location tracking , and HP EliteOne 800 G5 Healthcare Edition All-In-One, the world’s first all-in-one for healthcare with an integrated privacy screen , are designed to enhance ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 17TH June, 2019 – The next five years will mark a dramatic enterprise shift toward the edge of networks, where emerging technologies can be harnessed to radically improve user experiences, transform business models, and generate vast revenue opportunities. That’s according to a new book launched today by Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company.
Opportunity at the Edge: Change, Challenge, and Transformation on the Path to 2025, developed by Fast Future in collaboration with Aruba, reports that edge technologies – those which process and analyze user data ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 17, 2019– HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced it has extended the capabilities of its HID goID™ mobile identity solution that enables government agencies to move from physical documents to mobile IDs on citizens’ smartphones. The latest addition to HID’s mobile identity offering, the HID goID Simple Verifier, is a small device that can be used by anyone seeking to quickly verify the age of citizens carrying an HID goID mobile ID on their smartphones—all with just one click.
HID's new goID ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 16 June, 2019: Next generation connectivity is one step closer for du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), customers with the announcement that the telco is the first to launch 5G-enabled devices in the UAE. Customers will also be able to enjoy du’s 5G network without any additional charges to their existing postpaid plans.
du has started selling the 5G-enabled ZTE Axon Pro 10 handset, with the company’s portfolio of 5G devices expected to expand further over the coming weeks.
‘5G journey comes to life’
Fahad Al ......read more
• Freedom abroad: Use your mobile phone while abroad as if you’ve never left home
• Enjoy seamless roaming experience with the ‘Roam Like Home’ weekly subscription
• Travelers to enjoy local allowances and home tariff on roaming calls, data, and SMS and stay connected abroad
Abu Dhabi, 15 June 2019: Etisalat today announced the launch of ‘Roam Like Home’ (RLH) services that enable Freedom postpaid customers to continue enjoying local allowances while travelling outside the country.
With Etisalat’s new roaming ......read more
LG’s B2B Technology Wows Show Attendees with Wide Range of Innovative OLED to LED Solutions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 13 June 2019: LG Electronics (LG) is showcasing its newest exciting business solutions in Orlando, Florida (USA) this week at InfoComm 2019. From Micro LED signage, Transparent OLED signage, Open Frame OLED displays to a diverse lineup of LED products, LG is bringing to the largest professional audiovisual trade show in North America a wide range of commercial display products that is sure to capture the imagination of show ......read more
Newest LG UltraGearTM with Nano IPS Technology and NVIDIA G-SYNC® Delivers Lightning-fast Response Time for Serious Gaming
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 13 June 2019: At this year’s E3, LG Electronics (LG) is unveiling the new LG UltraGearTM Nano IPS NVIDIA G-SYNC gaming monitor, the world’s first 1 millisecond (ms)* IPS display. The UltraGearTM is a gamer’s dream come true, employing Nano IPS technology to achieve phenomenal color reproduction, ultra-fast response time and a refresh rate of 144Hz, overclockable to 175Hz. With blazing speed and ......read more
Accelerating transformation of industries with world-class R&D, engineering, co-development, and sustainable innovation for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 13 June 2019: HP Inc. opened the doors to its new 3D Printing and Digital Manufacturing Center of Excellence in Barcelona, Spain, one of the world’s largest and most advanced research and development facilities for the next-generation technologies powering the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The new Center brings together hundreds of the world’s leading additive manufacturing ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 12 June 2019: Global technology firm Epson has partnered with Middlesex University Dubai’s newly opened Robotics Laboratory to provide students with training, workshops and a newly devised programme of collaborative research in robotics. Epson also equips the laboratory with several Epson industrial robots.
Jeroen van Beem, director of sales, Epson MEA, says: “The aim of our partnership is to make robotics more accessible to students, and to foster research. This is also in line with the UAE Government initiatives to encourage research ......read more
Nokia and the Finnish National Committee for the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and UNICEF Kenya have launched a shared-value partnership during this year’s Nairobi Innovation Week, to increase equitable access to digital literacy for some of the most disadvantaged children in Kenya. This includes girls and children with disabilities in urban informal settlements and some of the most remote areas of Kenya.
The partnership builds on the Government of Kenya’s investment in the Digital Literacy Project which provided one million tablets to primary schools with a ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 12TH June, 2019 – Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company (NYSE: HPE), today announced Aruba Instant On, a new family of powerful and secure wireless solutions designed to address the current and future needs of small businesses with capacity for growth. The Instant On family will initially include indoor/outdoor Wi-Fi access points (APs) designed to deliver secure, high-speed wireless connectivity with hassle-free set-up and management, all with the quality, performance and exceptional support that customers expect from Aruba.
The proliferation of mobile devices, the ......read more
June 11, 2019 - Dubai, UAE – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named seven APC by Schneider Electric executives to its prestigious 2019 Women of the Channel list.
The honorees were selected for their outstanding leadership, vision and unique role in driving channel growth and innovation and include:
Shannon Sbar, Vice President, Channels, North America,
Katie Boeh, Director, Channel Marketing & Communications
Leslie ......read more
Samsung to integrate custom AMD Radeon™ graphics IP into future SoCs for mobile applications
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 10 June 2019: (NASDAQ: AMD) and Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced a multi-year strategic partnership in ultra low power, high performance mobile graphics IP based on AMD Radeon graphics technologies. As part of the partnership, Samsung will license AMD graphics IP and will focus on advanced graphics technologies and solutions that are critical for enhancing innovation across mobile applications, including ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 10 June 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Emirates Telecommunication Group Company PJSC (Etisalat) regarding Ejari system and the Real Estate Blockchain technology. The MoU comes in line with the parties' keenness to implement smart government standards (paperless management, reduction of customer visits, and digital contracts), the blockchain strategy, and facilitate customer procedures, where DLD will provide telecom services through Ejari application via connectivity with Etisalat.
Under the MoU, DLD will determine ......read more
• Photography’s power to capture environmental issues recognized in new dedicated category
• Sony Grants awarded to four exceptional professional artists and three student talents
• Youth competition restructured to give young photographers more opportunity
• Exhibition tours to Japan, Italy, Germany and beyond in 2019
Dubai, UAE, 9th June 2019: Submissions for the 13th edition of the internationally acclaimed Sony World Photography Awards is now open and free for all to enter at www.worldphoto.org.
The 2020 ......read more
June 09, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
HANOVER, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ciena® Corporation (NYSE: CIEN), a networking systems, services and software company, today announced unaudited financial results for its fiscal second quarter ended April 30, 2019.
Q2 Revenue: $865.0 million, increasing 18.5% year over year
Q2 Net Income per Share: $0.33 GAAP; $0.48 adjusted (non-GAAP)
Share Repurchases: Repurchased approximately 1.2 million shares of common stock for an aggregate price of $45.4 million during the quarter
"Today we reported very strong quarterly performance, including ......read more
Fortinet secures the migration to multi-cloud with native integration, broad protection and management and automation capabilities for every cloud environment
Dubai, UAE – June 9, 2019: Fortinet®, a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced that Aspire Global, MediaKind, MLP Finanzberatung SE, and Nubank have chosen Fortinet’s multi-cloud security offerings to implement secure connectivity and consistent visibility and control across their cloud environments. These organizations confidently rely on Fortinet’s multi-cloud ......read more
Reduce equipment testing costs
Increase operational productivity
Optimize process equipment and be audit-ready
Sunday June 9th, 2019 - Dubai, UAE –EUROTHERM® by Schneider Electric is a leader within industrial automation and the digital transformation of manufacturing equipment compliance. Eurotherm has developed EcoStruxure Manufacturing Compliance Advisor, a digital platform to manage compliance of manufacturing equipment more effectively. Due to Eurotherm’s experience and expertise, digitalization does not have to be expensive or ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 2 June 2019: HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, announces that WhatsApp, the simple, reliable and secure messaging app, is now available on the Nokia 8110. The app can be downloaded from the Store.
Sanmeet Singh Kochhar, General Manager - Middle East, HMD Global, said: “We are committed to make technology accessible to all, by providing everyday solutions that help people thrive. Aligned with our believe in providing the best experience, the fans of the Nokia 8110 can now enjoy WhatsApp in our retro classic device. This will allow people to ......read more
• Free speed upgrade for majority of eLife packages with TV complements UAE’s No 1 global ranking in fibre optic network reach
• From Eid, the entry speed for all eLife Unlimited plans is now 250 Mbps, permanently
Abu Dhabi, 01 June 2019: Etisalat customers will now experience one of the fastest broadband speeds in the region from the comfort of their homes, enhancing their experience while using multiple smart devices at one time.
Today Etisalat has raised the benchmark for home entertainment by delivering an incredible 12x greater ......read more
First Operator in the region to offer 5G smartphone and service to all customers
Abu Dhabi, 30 May 2019: Etisalat today made a landmark announcement giving their subscribers an opportunity to be the first in the MENA region to experience the new super-fast 5G network on 5G smartphones.
Starting today Etisalat customers can enjoy 5G access on ZTE Axon 10 Pro, the first available 5G device from Etisalat. Etisalat subscribers can now enjoy the blazing speed of the 5G network up to 1Gbps and lower latency around 1 millisecond.
This launch is the first in line of ......read more
du customers are now able to make unlimited calls and enjoy data while roaming in 47 countries
Dubai, UAE, 30th May 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is making it easier for customers to stay connected when travelling overseas with the launch of a roaming bundle, which features unlimited calling and 2.5GB of data for the price of AED 300 for 7 days, to enrich their experience abroad.
This means customers will no longer need to buy a local sim card to enjoy telco benefits, enabling them to enjoy hassle-free calling back home (to the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 29, 2019: Ramadan is a wonderful time for families and friends to celebrate, embrace the joy of spending time with loved ones and enjoy a strong sense of community.
Gift giving is one of the most beautiful traditions of Eid al-Fitr – Samsung is showcasing innovative products across various divisions this festive season, which will bring people together to create new memories with those closest to them.
Enjoy premium smartphone experiences with S10
Celebrating a decade since the launch of the first Galaxy S, Samsung has ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 28, 2019: Developers from around the world are getting a taste of 5G as Ericsson brings live 5G network coverage to the annual Google I/O event taking place in Mountain View, California, US on May 7-9.
Google has selected Ericsson as sole 5G infrastructure provider for this year’s developer conference, I/O 2019. The Swedish telecom vendor is providing Google with live 5G networks on mid- and millimeter wave spectrum bands using commercial 5G products, reflecting worldwide deployments.
With its high speed, low latency and greater ......read more
Capture Memories with HONOR’s Eid offers that offer everything you need in a phone and more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – May 28 2019: It’s that time of the year where everybody travels with their family and friends after Ramadan celebrating Eid Al Fitr. Travel can be fun, energizing, and exciting — or exhausting, frustrating, and boring if you do not have the right accessories to complement your travel. HONOR, the leading smartphone e-brand, has got you covered for your upcoming trip with their latest most competent products on the market: HONOR 10i and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 28 May, 2019: The running of du’s, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), annual Mawead Al Rahman initiative held extra significance this Ramadan as the company celebrates and promotes cohesion and compassion throughout the UAE’s communities during the Year of Tolerance.
Over the last five years, du has donated more than 55,000 boxes of essential food ingredients to those in need across the UAE. In doing so, the telco’s Mawaed Al Rahman initiative has positively impacted communities across the UAE as well as engaging ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 26, 2019: Eid Al Fitr is a time of celebration with family and friends. For those who will not be surrounded by loved ones in the UAE, you can still be a part of the festivities and stay connected with family through a diverse portfolio of not one, but five Nokia smartphones that just keep getting better with time. Capture your Eid memories, enjoy fun apps and games, watch your favourite TV shows and movies, and more.
Nokia 9 PureView – Reach new heights of imaging innovation
Unleash your inner photographer and ......read more
May 22, 2019 – Dubai, UAE: Democratized programming is what Fox Networks Group (FNG) is offering its regional viewers with this Ramadan. With a ‘People’s Choice’ approach, the network enabled viewers from across the Middle East to vote for their preferred shows during the Holy month. In a two-month period, over 270,000 votes were captured from across the Arab world on FNG’s social media channels Facebook and Instagram.
Solid data insights allowed FNG to develop recommendation algorithms with pattern discovery and trend analysis based on historical ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 21, 2019: When you play the game of phones, you win or you die. In the endless battle of smartphone specs, it seems to be impossible to choose a hero phone. The true hero will be capable of offering an experience that never ages. It’s the software, the unsung hero, which propels your hardware to go further, for longer.
But not all Android phones offer this winning edge. Android One, as across Nokia smartphones, offers an undiluted Android experience with no bloatware to slow you down. You also get faster software updates ......read more
Market leaders expand industrial additive manufacturing solution and drive innovation at new Siemens Polymer Competency Center
• HP’s new Jet Fusion 5200 Series industrial 3D printing system integrated with Siemens’ Digital Enterprise offering, combination of Digital Twins for product, production, and performance with MindSphere to enable mid-volume serial plastic parts production
• Companies collaborate to help auto and industrial customers create high-quality 3D printed parts faster; enabling unique product designs, new ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 20, 2019: Xerox is announcing a new Ultra Lightweight Stock Printing Kit. With this technology, customers will be able to flip and stack 44 gsm large format paper, marking a first of its kind capability for cut sheet and digital monochrome printing.
Not only does this open avenues for offset migration, there’s an increasing demand for book applications that require a reduction in weight.
This marks the 374th patent Xerox has filed for the Nuvera system (two of them belonging to the new Ultra Lightweight Kit) and speaks to our ......read more
Abu Dhabi 20 May 2019: Etisalat is set to thrill UAE gamers with its exclusive launch of the Xbox One S all-digital edition, which is now available across all Etisalat stores in the UAE, through www.etisalat.ae, and My Etisalat UAE app.
Khaled Elkhouly, Chief Consumer Officer, said: “We are extremely delighted to have tied up with Microsoft to bring the much-awaited Xbox One S All-Digital Edition to our customers in the UAE. Our Smart Pay options of 12, 18 and 24 months will make it highly affordable for all customer segments to get their hands on this highly ......read more
By undergoing customer-related training, du’s technicians and engineers have been equipped with world-class networking equipment expertise
Dubai, UAE, May 19, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), customers are set to benefit from an enhanced telco experience, following the company increasing its efforts to equip frontline technicians and field engineers with best-in-class expertise.
By undergoing training and retraining by global networking leader Linksys - the connected home division within newly merged Belkin International and Foxconn ......read more
• For the first time in the UAE, 300% bonus credit offered on every AED30 recharge or more
• 100% bonus credit for the customer to use and 200% to share with 2 friends
Abu Dhabi, 19 May 2019: Ramadan is a month of spiritual reflection and a special time for family and friends to come together to strengthen their bonds. In keeping with the spirit of the holy month, Etisalat has introduced its Ramadan Bonus on Recharge promotion to enable its customers to spread joy, share Ramadan moments as and when they happen, and strengthen social relationships throughout the holy ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 19, 2019: Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation and National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC), UAE’s largest engineering, procurement, and construction companies were awarded by the Future Network Awards 2019 as the ‘Networking Project of the Year - Public’.
This recognition came in the light of the successful digital transformation of NPCC’s production and operation facilities for monitoring their energy consumption with the help of Schneider’s ......read more
Awarded ‘Best Partner for 2018’ for overall performance and consistently high customer service
Dubai, UAE, 19 May 2019: Jumbo Electronics, the leading omnichannel tech-retailer in the region, was awarded ‘Best Partner for 2018’ by leading telecom operator du for achieving retail excellence based on overall sales performance, operational compliance at all outlets and high-quality customer service.
The retailer also won the ‘du Star Award’ for supporting du’s Franchise Unit during 2018, the ‘Best Sales Staff Enterprise ......read more
du is delivering generous offers to customers UAE-wide for the duration of the holy month
Dubai, UAE, 13 May, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is welcoming customers to feel the spirit of generosity this month with a value-laden range of postpaid, prepaid, and home offers for all. These special Ramadan offers build on du’s commitment to enriching the lives of customers across the UAE by enabling connectivity and embracing the spirit of giving, sharing and caring, which is especially significant in the Year of Tolerance.
“The value ......read more
du’s participation at the SME Expo is driving and enabling the growth and innovation aspirations of the UAE’s booming SME sector
Dubai, UAE, May 12, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is delivering innovative solutions to power the UAE’s SMEs, as a Silver Sponsor at the 2019 SME Expo. Taking place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, du utilised the two-day event to share how its leading technology and bespoke solutions can be applied to inspire SME businesses and the strong spirit of entrepreneurship across the ......read more
Dubai, May 12, 2019: Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies in partnership with Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise (ALE) recently held an event in Dubai to introduce customers to the latest products and technology in communications and network infrastructure from Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise.
Senior management from both companies presented updates on new technology, products and real-life cases of successful implementation by Al-Futtaim Technologies and ALE to support its customers digital transformation.
Commenting on the event, Murali S, Managing Director of Al-Futtaim ......read more
Pamper your loved ones with a range of latest innovative and fashionable gadgets
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 11, 2019: Eid is a special time to rejoice the completion of the blessed month of Ramadan and what better way to celebrate the festivities than by treating your family and friends with the latest editions of the HONOR gadgets.
HONOR 10i: Triple the fun with a three-lens camera
HONOR 10i will be the most delightful gift to present to your loved ones who love to take a good selfie and who love to take pictures for an active virtual life. It packs in ......read more
Abu Dhabi 11 May 2019: Etisalat handed over a 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLA sedan to the winner of its Devices Festival raffle draw conducted earlier this month at Etisalat’s Abu Dhabi headquarters.
Mohammed Khaled Ahmed Al Shehhi received the key to the luxury car during a handover ceremony attended by Sultan Mohamed Al Dhaheri, General Manager, Etisalat Abu Dhabi.
The Etisalat Devices Festival launched on 26 th December 2018 and concluded on 31st March 2019. Customers enjoyed discounted prices of upto 85% on smartphones, tablets, smart watches, and ......read more
There are now 14 Nokia smartphones in the Android Enterprise Recommended programme - more than any other brand
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9th May 2019 – HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced today that it now offers the largest and most diverse range of “best in business” smartphones on Android™, with the addition of three new devices to the portfolio. The Nokia 9 PureView, Nokia 4.2 and Nokia 3.2 (3/32GB) now join 11 other Nokia smartphones that have been validated as part of the Android Enterprise Recommended programme, offering a great ......read more
Jebel Ali Free zone’s smart office facility adds to its growing client list of world leading firms
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 09 May 2019: Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), the Middle East’s largest special economic zone, saw the inauguration of the new Dubai-based offices of the Pepperl+Fuchs Group, a global leader in manufacturing electrical explosion protection and sensor technology, at its state-of-the-art Jafza One facility.
The new office will serve as a sales subsidiary for the German company to market their products across the MENA region. The decision to base their ......read more
Superb image quality delivered by 1.0-type stacked 15.3MP image sensor condensed into waterproof rugged, highly compact body
Featuring ZEISS® Tessar T* 24mm F4 fixed wide-angle lens
Movie shooting with 4K internal recording and new image stabilisation solutions
Dubai, UAE; May 8, 2019 – Sony Middle East & Africa today introduced in the UAE an exciting new addition to its highly popular compact camera line-up with the launch of the world's smallest and lightest premium compact camera, the RX0 II (model DSC-RX0M2). Building ......read more
May 8, 2019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: In an effort to bring the latest innovation and services to consumers at unprecedented prices this Ramadan, HUAWEI Consumer Business Group (CBG) has launched its anticipated Ramadan offers.
Some of the consumer favourite devices are being offered by Huawei at brand new prices in its Ramadan promotion. The offer on Huawei phones began on 25th April and will run until 11th May. Promotions on Huawei tablets and laptops will run until 8th June.
Huawei Ramadan promotion also brings surprises for happy owners of Huawei smartphones ......read more
Banana Republic is the latest Gap Inc. brand to go live with Oracle Retail cloud offerings
DUBAI, UAE. – May 07, 2019 – Following the success of Oracle’s Retail Cloud at INTERMIX, Banana Republic is the latest Gap Inc. brand to go live on the solutions. Banana Republic is a global apparel and accessories brand available online and in over 600 company-operated and franchise retail locations worldwide.
“To meet the evolving needs of our global customers and how they want to shop, we need to simplify and scale operations. By adopting the Oracle Retail Cloud Service, ......read more
Ahead of the commercial launch & rollout of 5G, all UAE residents can visit du’s main shops in Dubai and Abu Dhabi to learn about the enormous benefits and potential of this technology
Dubai, UAE, May 5, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is inviting UAE residents to visit its flagship stores in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, starting May 8, to experience 5G technology firsthand and learn about the benefits they will receive when it launches commercially, and once 5G compatible devices become available in the market. With the future of 5G coming closer to ......read more