Up to the Latest NVIDIA GeForce® RTX 2080 SUPER™ GPUs with Max-Q Design and 10th Gen Intel Core™ H-Series Mobile Processors
Dubai, UAE, April 2, 2020: Lenovo Legion™ is set to deliver gaming enthusiasts with more immersive experiences. Its upcoming PC line-up will feature the latest NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER GPU with Max-Q Design and up to new 10th Gen Intel Core H-Series mobile processors.
New Lenovo Legion 7i laptop to unveil this year
Powered by the new GeForce RTX SUPER GPUs with Max-Q Design on the new Lenovo Legion 7i laptop, gamers will enjoy higher clock speeds and new levels of realism in today’s AAA games. Its sibling, the new Lenovo Legion 5i laptop, will offer up to RTX 2060 GPU. Lenovo Legion’s new gaming PCs will also support NVIDIA ......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 out-of-warranty Samsung mobile phones and tablets, purchased from Samsung authorized retailers in the UAE.
The recent initiative is a demonstration of Samsung’s commitment to serving UAE citizens and residents, and protecting customers ......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 the last one close to completion, where gamers will undoubtedly have one eye on next month’s final. The first qualifier attracted 22,415 teams, while 80,782 teams were involved in the second. The third, meanwhile, saw 88,191 teams come together ......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% of its 2019 revenue – or approximately USD$18.8 billion – back into R&D. Its total R&D spend over the past decade now exceeds USD$85.9 billion.
"2019 was an extraordinary year for Huawei," said Eric Xu, ......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 to users in over 170 countries and regions, with HUAWEI Video and HUAWEI Music rolling out in additional locations soon to bring quality entertainment to more users around the world.
As Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer ......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 their employees to work from home wherever possible. Employers are faced with the challenge of creating the right conditions for a mobile workforce and implementing these successfully and swiftly.
“At dynabook we are ......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 company's server at any time.
One of the issues that worries workers betting on telework, is having a good connection that allows them to carry out their work activities without delays or unforeseen problems. TP-Link ‘s Technology ......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 government entities coming on board to use the service and streamline their operations while they work remotely.
Salvador Anglada, Group Chief Business Officer, Etisalat said, “Etisalat is fully committed to supporting businesses in the ......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 experience with upgrades across performance, gaming and photography.
The HONOR 9X PRO is available for purchase from Hihonor.com, Sharaf DG, Carrefour, LuLu Hypermarket and other top retailers starting 26th March 2020 at the accessible price ......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 which enables the art-inspired slender TV to sit flush on the wall, offering new decorating and installation possibilities. And like most other 2020 LG OLED TVs, this Red Dot winner delivers an incredible viewing experience with the new α (Alpha) 9 ......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, including Spain, the UK, France, Italy, China, India and Indonesia.
Both models are speculated to be priced in the mid-range category. The phones will sport large screens with superior quality quad cameras ideal for ......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 energy management and automation, has announced the availability of two new categories of UPSs from APC by Schneider Electric.
The first is Smart-UPS Lithium-ion, which offers trusted, premium power protection to ensure network and ......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 resistant screen, TUV certified, features a nano ionic silver agent, which eliminates almost all germs, allowing children to touch the screen without any worries. BenQ’s exclusive ClassroomCare helps to protect students and educators from health ......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 Android TVs can download the Shahid app from Google Play. Furthermore, new purchasers of these televisions will get free subscription to Shahid VIP content. The period of subscription varies with the model purchased and range from 3 months to a full ......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 the UAE, enabling them to enjoy comfortable and flexible communication throughout the current period. Moreover, the pledge aligns with the guidance of the leadership and recommendations of the UAE government to stay at home in order to ensure ......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 miss a beat with the latest member of the Originals family
• HMD Connect global roaming service – keeping you connected to what matters most
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21 March 2020: HMD Global, the home of Nokia ......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 endeavor.
Nature provides a safer way to clean and eliminate harmful germs and bacteria, without resorting to chemicals: the power of steam. Beyond being the ideal chemical-free option for sanitizing clothes, steam is also one of the most effective options due to ......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 system will push boundaries in smart office, photography, performance and security across HONOR’s wide-ranging smart products and services.
All-New UX Design with the Comfort of Dark Mode
Furnishing devices with a new look ......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, etc. - is instantly received when a customer recharges AED30 and above.
The campaign makes every recharge fun and exciting; customers simply recharge their prepaid account and instantly win a prize.
The minimum recharge amount is ......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 concept activities. The AI-based Performance Diagnostic solution for RAN optimization is one such effort and result of this collaboration.
Leveraging on Ericsson’s global knowledge and experience, and collaborating with NTT ......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 process, which is the first batch to use this technology on the mobile device, to deliver powerful performance and superior AI capability while reducing energy consumption. It’s also the first HONOR smartphone pre-installed with the Huawei ......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 innovation, Genetec has designed Connect’DX to connect physical security professionals from around the world directly to Genetec experts and industry leaders. In what would normally be a busy conference calendar including such events as ISC West, IFSEC ......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 fixed-line access, 2G, 3G, 4G and future 5G access. The project incorporates the operations for Network Functions Virtualization (NFVI) solutions, which provide the highest levels of operation, and maintenance capabilities. Ericsson will also deploy ......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 available for pre-orders on-line, Huawei Experience Store and across select retailer in the UAE
HUAWEI Mate Xs ......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 holding events and workshops in cooperation with experts from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm (KTH), with the aim of achieving added value for girls, as we believe in the need to achieve gender equality, as well as the need to provide a ......read more
New wireless vibration monitor uses embedded analytics to forecast when, how, and why assets may fail, freeing up resources while enhancing insight into operational performance
07 December 2019– Emerson has introduced the AMS Wireless Vibration Monitor, a low-cost, easy-to-deploy vibration sensor that performs prescriptive analytics on vibration data using native software to automatically identify failure modes and prevent potential problems involving rotating assets. The new compact device makes it economically feasible to fully monitor motors, pumps, fans and other critical plant ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 7 December, 2019: HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces the Nokia 2.3. Delivering a feature-packed camera fuelled by AI, helping you get the best shot, the Nokia 2.3 also features a large 6.2” HD+ screen and two-day battery[i] life for long-lasting and immersive entertainment.
Plus, being Android™ 10 ready, the new Nokia 2.3 will receive guaranteed monthly security updates for three years and OS updates for two years, ensuring this smartphone gets better over time.
Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer, HMD ......read more
• The 5G test reached speeds of up to 1.4 Gbps
• Successful 5G trials help speed up next generation wireless technology development.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 05, 2019: Etisalat Misr managed to test 5G during Cairo ICT 2019, reaching remarkable speeds of 1.4 Gbps. This proof of concept is a step in 5G readiness.
The successful trial represents an important milestone for Etisalat as technology leaders. It also exemplifies Etisalat and Ericsson’s commitment to develop and test new use cases and applications, which can benefit both ......read more
Reduces the presence of allergens and germs without the use of chemicals
Dubai, December 5, 2019 – Steaming your clothes is not only useful in getting wrinkles out, but also in killing odor-causing bacteria and getting rid of household allergens like dust mites. In fact, hot water extraction, more commonly known as steam cleaning, has proven to be the most effective way of removing pollutants and allergens.
Household allergens like dust mites are often embedded in clothes, especially in winter gear like hats, jackets and sweaters. The way laundry is handled in ......read more
The Audio Brand Débuts its New Truly Wireless and Personal Experiences in the Middle East
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 December 2019 – Skullcandy, the original lifestyle audio brand, relaunches in the Middle East at Sole DXB, the three-day lifestyle festival that will take place between the 5th to the 7th of December in the Dubai Design District (D3). Youth, music lovers and tech savvy individuals can enjoy the freedom of sound by visiting the touch-and-try booth and experiencing the brand’s new Crusher ANC, Indy, Push and Sesh, Skullcandy’s truly wireless ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity solutions, today announced the availability of SophosLabs Intelix, a cloud-based threat intelligence and analysis platform that enables developers to build more secure applications. With SophosLabs Intelix, developers can make API calls into the platform for turnkey cyberthreat expertise that assesses the risk of artifacts such as files, URLs and IP addresses. The platform continuously updates and collates petabytes of real-time and historical intelligence, including: telemetry from Sophos’ endpoint, network ......read more
Dubai – December 4, 2019: 1247 Media, a leading media technology solutions provider in the UAE, partnered with du to provide free, unlimited WiFi to users of the taxi fleet of the Road and Transport Authority (RTA) during the 48th UAE National Day. The complimentary service was provided to all UAE residents on December 2 and 3, 2019.
As part of the initiative, 1247 Media installed the WiFi UAE service in 5,000 RTA taxi cars. A total of 10,000 cars of the RTA taxi fleet will have the WiFi system installed very soon. This is part of the WiFi UAE initiative; so ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 4TH December, 2019– Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced it has been named a Leader by Gartner, Inc. in the November 2019 Magic Quadrant for Hyperconverged Infrastructure. Nutanix has been recognised in all editions of this Magic Quadrant since Gartner started it.
“We continue to be recognised by Gartner as a Leader in hyperconverged infrastructure again and again, and we believe it is because of our relentless focus on pioneering innovative technology and customer success,” said Dheeraj Pandey, Chairman, Founder and ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 3rd December, 2019 – A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN) outlined its blueprint to enable enterprises and web giants to meet the demands for the security, reliability and agility of applications in a multi-cloud world. With applications increasingly distributed across multiple clouds, and users more mobile, managing and securing applications has become more complex than ever. This disparate infrastructure and the increased threat surface create challenges to digital transformation. A10’s Polynimbus application services blueprint offers a way forward for enterprises and web ......read more
New CEO, CFO, CSO, Heads of Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications Tapped to Lead Company
Dubai, November 28, 2019 — LG Electronics (LG) today announced that Brian Kwon, currently head of LG’s Mobile Communications and Home Entertainment companies, has been named to take the helm as Chief Executive Officer effective December 1. Other changes announced for 2020 include: Park Hyoung-sei as president of the Home Entertainment Company, new Mobile Communications Company president Morris Lee, William Cho in the newly created position of Chief Strategy Officer and Chief ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 28 November 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is uniting with the National Archive to unveil a treasure trove of rare historic footage and images in time for 48th National Day celebrations. By unlocking and sharing nostalgic memories of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), du and the National Archive are calling on citizens and residents to join in recollecting and sharing their invaluable UAE stories and remembrances as the country celebrates the significant occasion.
The exclusive glimpse into the past aims to unite ......read more
Organizations Need to Adopt Security Strategies that Maximize Integration, Advanced AI, and Actionable Threat Intelligence to Proactively Protect Against Modern Attacks
Dubai, UAE. – November 28, 2019: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated, and automated cybersecurity solutions, today unveiled predictions from the FortiGuard Labs team about the threat landscape for 2020 and beyond. These predictions reveal methods that Fortinet anticipates cybercriminals will employ in the near future, along with important strategies that will help organizations protect ......read more
• Incredible discounts up to 70 percent on devices, mobile and home entertainment
• Special promotions run on UAE National Day holidays between 29th Nov - 3rd Dec
Abu Dhabi, 27 November 2019: Etisalat today announced its first ‘Green Friday’ in UAE, an annual sale that aims to give all subscribers maximum benefits before the much awaited end of the year holiday season with the best in deals and discounts for its wide range of devices, mobile services and home entertainment.
This limited special promotion will be ......read more
ManageEngine, the IT management division of Zoho Corp., today announced that Forrester Research, a leading global research and advisory firm, has recognized the company as one of the “providers that matter most” in enterprise service management (ESM) and unified endpoint management (UEM). The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Service Management, Q4 2019, cites ease of use as a strength of ServiceDesk Plus. Meanwhile, The Forrester Wave™: Unified Endpoint Management, Q4 2019, states that Desktop Central “excels in traditional and modern device ......read more
November 24, 2019: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced that it has been chosen by Ooredoo Kuwait, a part of Ooredoo Group – a leading international communications company operating across the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia – to deliver the region’s first secure SD-WAN managed service. Fortinet Secure SD-WAN will allow Ooredoo’s existing and new enterprise customers to achieve accelerated connectivity, transport mode independence, and increased application performance ......read more
By: Axel Hauer Director EMEA Enterprise Sales, IAMS at HID Global
Industry jargon around authentication is practically inescapable. In today’s threat landscape, there’s certainly justification for keeping these topics front-of-mind and sparking conversation. But when authentication concepts start to get a little tangled, it can be hard to know if you’re speaking the same language as everyone else. Simplifying key terms is important to understand what they really mean, so you’ll see just how complex the world of authentication can be.
1. Strong ......read more
Bottomless data and calling are now a reality for du customers who sign up to the UAE’s first unlimited data and calling postpaid plan
Dubai, UAE, 25 November 2019: Endless opportunities and limitless possibilities are now a reality for du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), postpaid customers with the launch of the UAE’s first true unlimited postpaid Power plan. The value-loaded plan is a first for unlimited data and calling in the United Arab Emirates’ and builds on du’s ethos to deliver customers unbridled value and ......read more
Dubai 25, 2019: Elematic, a global leader in precast concrete production technologies, is introducing their newly launched Extruder E9 casting machine at The Big 5 exhibition in Dubai. It sets a new benchmark for high-speed casting in hollow-core slab production. Elematic Modifier E9 offers accurate, fast and flexible marking and digging of cutting lines and openings.
The new, fifth generation Extruder E9 casts from 30 to 70% faster than its predecessor, achieved not only by automation and optimized casting parameters, but also by completely new design of the ......read more
Officials from the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development inaugurate a branch at The Galleria Al Maryah Island in Abu Dhabi
Launches flagship store at The Galleria Al Maryah Island to meet the Emirate’s demand for high-end experiences
Opens new regional office, warehouse and service centre to offer quicker sales support and services for Abu Dhabi based businesses & residents
Abu Dhabi, 25 November 2019
Officials from Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (DED) have inaugurated a new branch of Jumbo Electronics, the leading OmniChannel retailer in the region, ......read more
The telco presented how its robust ICT solutions can shape success for Irish companies in the ICT sector
Dubai, UAE, 24 November 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has successfully hosted an Irish Ministerial Trade Mission with the aim of discussing potential collaboration on telecoms and ICT technologies in the UAE for diverse sector implementation.
His Excellency Patrick Breen, Ireland’s Minister of State for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market, and Data Protection, along with other Government of ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, has published How Ransomware Attacks, a playbook for defenders that explains how ransomware variants attack and impact victims. The playbook complements the 2020 Threat Report released on Nov. 4, and features a detailed analysis of 11 of the most prevalent and persistent ransomware families, including Ryuk, BitPaymer and MegaCortex.
The research by SophosLabs highlights how ransomware tries to slip unnoticed past security controls by abusing trusted and legitimate processes, and then harnesses internal systems ......read more
Lenovo DCG showcases new and enhanced solutions that focus on utilizing blockchain, AI, Edge Computing, and IoT in the Data Centre to help businesses in the Kingdom with increased workloads in enterprise storage
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – November 19th, 2019: Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG), a global technology leader in driving digital transformation today announced its participation at the 3rd Annual Digital Saudi 2030 Show, the largest platform for digital transformation in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The company is showcasing their new solutions ......read more
Dubai, UAE, Nov 19, 2019 –HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the international identity solutions business of De La Rue (LSE:DLAR), the world’s largest commercial issuer of banknotes and passports. The De La Rue business will be merged with HID’s citizen identity solutions portfolio, broadening HID Global’s leadership position, extending its capabilities to scale and assemble government-issued citizen IDs, and expanding the value delivered to customers.
“HID Global ......read more
The telco’s innovative platform will enable customers to manage their M2M SIMs from a central self-service, resilient portal.
Dubai, UAE, November 19, 2019: As a dedicated provider of dynamic end-to-end connectivity solutions, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has taken its machine-to-machine (M2M) services to the next level with the launch of a M2M Control Platform. Designed to deliver complete end-to-end solutions for managing M2M SIMs, connectivity and services, du’s platform will enhance customers’ ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 18th November 2019: Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) announced that it has succeeded in achieving a compliance rate of 99% regarding the disclosure of the 3rd quarter financial statements of its listed public joint stock companies within the deadline of 45 days from the end of the financial period 30th of September 2019.
63 out of 64, local and foreign, public listed companies disclosed their 3rd Quarter financial statements for 2019 within the 45 days period given.
It is worthy to note that the highest recorded increase in companies’ profits was in the ......read more
17 November 2019: DHL Express, the world’s leading international express service provider, has won the Kincentric Best Employers Award, a leading employer benchmarking program that recognizes extraordinary employers who strive to spark change, inspire their people and accelerate business success.
DHL has won in the MENA Regional ‘Best Employer’ category for the fifth year in a row for its excellent workplace culture, focus on development programs like Certified International Specialist and outstanding employee engagement driven by leaders who ......read more
Third Quarter 2019 Highlights
• Total revenue of $547.5 million, up 21% year over year
• Product revenue of $197.1 million, up 20% year over year
• Billings of $626.6 million, up 19% year over year1
• Deferred revenue of $1.95 billion, up 26% year over year
• GAAP operating margin of 18%, up 450 basis points year over year
• Non-GAAP operating margin of 26%, up 250 basis points year over year1
• GAAP diluted net income per share of $0.46
• Non-GAAP diluted net income per share of $0.671
• Cash flow from operations of ......read more
By : Derek Manky, Chief, Security Insights & Global Threat Alliances, Fortinet
Organizations of all sizes are working to prioritize security initiatives as cyber threats become more targeted and sophisticated. Aware of the consequences a breach can have on business operations, organizations are seeking to deploy more security controls throughout the network and build out security teams. When implementing these initiatives, organizations should focus on attaining accurate, current threat intelligence. This is what will inform strategy, personnel, and security solutions.
Why is ......read more
● Ericsson experts will present a wide range of demonstrations and launches during AfricaCom 2019 in Cape Town
● Collaborations with industry leaders on innovative connectivity solutions will be showcased
● Visitors will experience hands-on demonstrations in Networks, Managed Services and Digital areas
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 12, 2019: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) will demonstrate how it is empowering an intelligent, sustainable and connected Africa at AfricaCom 2019, taking place from 12-14 November at Cape Town ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 12 November 2019: Lenovo, a technology leader in Intelligent Transformation, has partnered with Enviroserve, who have recently launched the world's largest integrated processing facility for electrical and electronic equipment waste (WEEE) in Dubai Industrial Park. The partnership with Enviroserve and Wisetek forms part of Lenovo’s wider approach to e-waste management through its Lenovo Remove-IT Program.
The Recycling Hub by Enviroserve is a state-of-the-art facility that is spread across 280,000 square feet and offers the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2019: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced the expansion of the Fortinet Security Fabric’s dynamic-cloud security offerings with Microsoft Azure, providing customers with an easier way to connect, manage and protect their cloud workloads on Microsoft Azure.
Organizations turning to Azure want to take advantage of the public cloud benefits without compromising security. While Microsoft secures the Azure infrastructure and isolates the tenants, customers are ......read more
Sales of Imaging & Sensing Solutions contributes to strong second quarter ending 30 September 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 11th November 2019: Sony Corporation reported its strongest second quarter operating income till date with a 16 per cent increase year-on-year against the same period last year, which was attributed to its robust image sensor sales. The recent second quarter results also raised Sony’s full-year earnings outlook.
Concluding 30 September 2019, the recorded operating income for Q2 2019 was US$2.59 billion ......read more
• Group revenue grew year-on-year for the ninth consecutive quarter, reaching US$13.5 billion
• Pre-tax Income (PTI) grew 45% year-on-year to US$310 million
• Net income up 20% year-on-year to US$202 million
• Lenovo continues to be the world’s #1 player in the global PC market with record shipments of 17.3 million units, including double-digit premium segments growth
• Software and services revenue* up 35% year-on-year to US$883 million
DUBAI, November 11, 2019: Lenovo Group (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) ......read more
The breakthrough aggregate throughput (DL+UL), exceeding 2Gbps over a single 5G 100MHz carrier, marks the continual evolution of du’s dynamic 5G commercial network
Dubai, UAE, 9 November, 2019: As a formative operator innovating the United Arab Emirates’ ICT sphere for a more connected tomorrow, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) has today announced it has achieved the world’s highest peak throughput over a 5G standalone (SA) network by exceeding 2Gbps over a single 5G 100MHz carrier at Band C on its commercial 5G network.
The successful 5G ......read more
Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in cloud-enabled next-generation cybersecurity, today launched its 2020 Threat Report providing insights into the rapidly evolving cyberthreat landscape. The report, produced by SophosLabs researchers, explores changes in the threat landscape over the past 12 months, uncovering trends likely to impact cybersecurity in 2020.
“The threat landscape continues to evolve – and the speed and extent of that evolution is both accelerating and unpredictable. The only certainty we have is what is happening right now, so in our 2020 Threat ......read more
A series of initiatives and services launched to help develop and empower People of Determination
Dubai, 06 November 2019: Etisalat today announced that it has been named the official telecom partner of the third AccessAbilities Expo, a global platform that reflects the aspirations of over 50 million people of determination across the Middle East.
The Expo is being held from 5-7 November under the patronage of HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman of Dubai Airports, at the Dubai International Convention and ......read more
FortiGate 60F Sets a New Benchmark for Security Compute Ratings and Delivers High-Performance for Integrated Security and SD-WAN
Dubai,UAE – November, 6, 2019: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced the FortiGate 60F Next-Generation Firewall, the fastest, most powerful desktop Secure SD-WAN appliance. With over 1.5 million units sold worldwide, the FortiGate 60 series is the best-selling next-generation firewall and now includes Fortinet’s purpose-built system on a chip 4 (SOC 4) security ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 6, 2019 – HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced it is collaborating with VMware to drive mass adoption of mobile access to digital and physical places by adding HID Mobile Access® for opening buildings and doors to VMware Workspace ONE, an intelligence-driven digital workspace platform for managing any app on any device. The collaboration will make it possible for Workspace ONE users, for the first time, to more securely open doors with their smartphones as part of a unified mobile experience that also enables them to ......read more
DUBAI, UAE, 5th November, 2019- Nutanix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, announced today a partnership with Hardis Group, a consulting, digital services and software publishing company, to deliver Vision Insights powered by Xi IoT, an innovative solution to manage supply chain operations efficiency. Available now, Vision Insights powered by Xi IoT is a supply chain optimisation solution comprised of Hardis Group Vision Insights software running as a container on the Nutanix Xi IoT platform. This solution will help companies harness the potential of cognitive ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 04, 2019: ICS Financial Systems (ICSFS), the global software and services provider for banks and financial institutions, and a Gold level member of the Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), announced the adoption of the latest Oracle technologies for production use-cases in the banking sector.
At Oracle OpenWorld 2019 in San Francisco, ICSFS delivered three main sessions and joined multiple discussions where live production use-cases were provided on many innovative and emerging technologies. ICSFS showcased ......read more
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 4th November, 2019: A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), today announced a value added distributor partnership agreement with Redington Gulf across United Arab Emirates, Oman, Kuwait, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
Under the terms of the agreement, Redington will promote A10 Networks’ entire portfolio of leading solutions including service provider network security to support IoT in the age of 5G, multi-cloud management, distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) with Zero-day Automated Protection (ZAP), carrier-grade networking (CGN) and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 2 November 2019: In recognition of its significant efforts towards driving the UAE Leadership’s Vision for gender diversity in the workplace, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has received the Entrepreneur Middle East’s “Best Company in Women Empowerment Award” at The RiiSE Conference: Achieving Women Forum 2019, held in the Sofitel Palm, Dubai.
Osman Sultan, Chief Executive Officer of EITC, received the Award on behalf of the company at the distinguished awards ceremony after the Achieving Women ......read more
By Alain Penel, Regional Vice President – Middle East, Fortinet.
While nearly 9 in 10 companies not only allow, but actually rely on their employees to access critical business apps using their personal devices, according to a recent Fortinet Threat Landscape Report, Android-based malware now represents 14% of all cyberthreats. And in addition to direct attacks, the number of compromised web sites, email phishing campaigns, and malicious access points continue to grow exponentially, infecting unsuspecting users – regardless of their devices –with spyware, malware, ......read more
• Experts from across the industry will recognise the world’s best artists working in
• 2020 edition includes four new initiatives giving global exposure
• Touring exhibition of 2019 winners continues to Italy, Germany, France & Japan
• New images from 2020 Awards’ entries available online
Dubai, UAE, 30 October, 2019 – The jury for the 2020 Sony World Photography Awards was revealed earlier this month by the Awards’ creators, the World Photography Organisation.
Free to enter, the ......read more
• Unbeatable price for Pop-Up Selfie mechanism and 48 MP Triple Camera
• Launches alongside the exciting new wearables Band 5 and HONOR Sport Pro running headphones
Dubai, UAE, 28 October 2019: Global smartphone brand HONOR today launched the HONOR 9X, the latest member of its powerful X-series that boasts next-generation technology in design, photography and performance. Armed with a 48MP Triple Camera and a 6.59” HONOR FullView Display, this feature-laden smartphone offers an extraordinary user experience at an ......read more
• Lenovo unleashes its first commercial platform part of the Project Athena program
• New ThinkPad X1 Carbon 7th Gen, joined by Yoga C940 and S740 to get Smarter via 10th Gen Intel® Core™ processors
• Lenovo’s Project Athena Lineup: Designed and engineered to address the needs of a new generation workforce and their dynamic workspaces
DUBAI, October 28, 2019 – Recently unveiled at IFA Berlin 2019, Lenovo’s new laptops are amongst the first devices on the market to be verified as part of Intel’s Project Athena innovation ......read more
• Partnership will see a range of innovation-led initiatives launched across DMCC’s Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT) district
• Starting this month, smart solutions will be installed across JLT, home to over 16,000 companies and 100,000 people who live, work and visit the area
• JLT to become the first smart and sustainable district of its kind in the region, supporting Dubai’s ambition to become the most technologically advanced city in the world
Dubai, 27 October 2019: Etisalat Digital partnered with DMCC - the world’s flagship Free ......read more
Attempt a tongue twister for a chance to win a Galaxy Note10+ 5G smartphone
Dubai, UAE, October 27, 2019: Honoring ultra-fast connectivity and breakthrough speeds, Samsung Gulf Electronics has announced a brand new competition to mark the arrival of Galaxy Note10+ 5G in the UAE. The #Galaxy5GChallenge gives fans a chance to win a Galaxy Note10+ 5G smartphone and harness the full power of 5G by enjoying hyper fast downloading, high-resolution streaming and graphic-heavy games in real time.
To enter, fans need to record a 5-second video of themselves attempting ......read more
“Evergreen” digital twins extend the value of infrastructure engineers’ work, and of Bentley’s open modeling applications and open simulation applications throughout asset lifecycles
26 October 2019 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading global provider of comprehensive software and digital twin cloud services for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure, today announced new additions and updates to its open modeling applications and open simulation applications to advance engineering digital twins throughout asset lifecycles. ......read more
New global company introduces digital integration services, advancing constructors’ innovative digital workflows
23 October 2019 — Bentley Systems, the leading global provider of comprehensive software and digital twin cloud services for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure, and Topcon Positioning Systems, a world leader in positioning technology for the survey and construction industries, today announced that its new, jointly owned company – Digital Construction Works – is open for business, with a full global staff of digital ......read more