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UAE citizens get improved access to public services with Avaya communications solutions

Using Avaya innovation the electronic government authority of Ras Al Khaimah creates unified platform for greater citizen engagement, access to services and employee collaboration.  Citizens of Ras Al Khaimah (RAK), one of the seven emirates that make up the UAE, now have easier access to government services thanks to an expansion of the technology partnership […]


German minister praises UAE’s contribution to Digital Transformation

A minister from Germany has praised the UAE’s leading role in Digital Transformation during a visit to SAP’s Middle East headquarters in Dubai. Katrin Schütz, the State Secretary of Baden-Württemberg, Germany’s Ministry of Economic Affairs, praised the UAE’s contribution to innovation during the visit. One of more than 900 Germany-headquartered companies in the UAE, SAP […]


Kuwait has hosted military and information systems conference

The Kuwait Military Communications and Information Systems Conference & Exhibition has been held at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Kuwait City. The event featured senior-level military, government and industry leaders discussing new strategies and capabilities related to cyberdefence, cybersecurity, communications and electronic warfare. It focused directly on the crucial technologies, products, systems and services associated […]


Dubai Police launch second edition of cybersecurity challenge

Dubai Police have launched the second annual cybersecurity challenge, called ‘Capture the Flag’ (CTF), to strengthen the problem-solving skills of cybersecurity enthusiasts. CTF has been designed to encourage the younger generation to develop ideas and solutions through a cybersecurity problem-solving challenge that encompasses forensics and defence methods. The challenge, which will take place from February 22 […]


How police forces can crack the case of unstructured data

New sources of information are creating massive volumes of data for police departments to analyse and managing this is one of the biggest challenges police forces are facing. Damian Wilk, Senior Regional Director Middle East,  Veritas, says an automated data classification approach will enable police officers to quickly access and analyse huge amounts of data […]


Kuwait to host military and information systems conference and exhibition

The Kuwait Military Communications and Information Systems Conference & Exhibition will be held at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Kuwait City. The event, running from January 29 to 30, will feature senior-level military, government and industry leaders to discuss new strategies and capabilities related to cyberdefence, cybersecurity, communications and electronic warfare. It will focus directly […]


Oman signs cybersecurity agreement with World Economic Forum

The Sultanate of Oman, represented by the Information Technology Authority (ITA), has signed a cybersecurity agreement with the World Economic Forum. The co-operation aims to explore opportunities for building a non-exclusive collaboration between them towards promoting cybersecurity and identifying potential projects to mitigate cyberthreats. The agreement was signed with Dr. Salim Sultan Al Ruzaiqi, CEO […]


KSA’s CITC focuses on managing Internet resources to drive growth

The RIPE Network Coordination Centre (NCC) has hosted a roundtable meeting in KSA, hosted by the country’s Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC). The meeting focused on the current opportunities and challenges across the Middle East in managing Internet resources, including trends, statistics and recent developments in the region, and was themed ‘Managing Internet Resources […]


E-Serve and Kaspersky Lab ink MoU to boost cyberawareness in Egypt

In line with the Egyptian government’s vision of delivering efficient and effective services to the public, the Misr for Government Technological Services (E-Serve) has announced a strategic collaboration with global cybersecurity solution provider, Kaspersky Lab. The MoU, signed between E-serve and Kaspersky Lab at the Cairo ICT 2018 event is aimed at improving government, organisation […]


AI-based analytics solution delivers ‘world class’ judicial data platform

Abu Dhabi Judicial Department (ADJD) has applied AI-based analytics solutions from SAS to create a judicial data platform that easily identifies customers and cases, and processes requests for insights and information in a timely manner. Abu Dhabi Judicial Department (ADJD) has applied AI-based analytics solutions from SAS to make the most of its data and […]