Raytheon selected as cybersecurity advisor to the Royal Hashemite Court in Jordan

Raytheon Company has been selected as the cybersecurity advisor to the Royal Hashemite Court of the Kingdom of Jordan. The company’s intelligence, information and services business will provide cyber-protection solutions and counsel to help defend critical systems and infrastructure across the kingdom. “The cyberthreat is increasing globally,” said Dave Wajsgras, President of Raytheon Intelligence, Information […]

Lebanon’s Education Ministry develops digital skills for youngsters

More than 7,700 children and young people in Lebanon have developed their digital skills to support the country’s six-billion-dollar IT sector, as part of Code Week Lebanon, an innovative partnership between the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, global technology company SAP and more than 15 local partners. In line with the vision of His […]

Abu Dhabi Judicial Department enhances key applications with F5 Networks

The Abu Dhabi Judicial Department (ADJD) has announced it has improved the availability, reliability and security of key applications as it continues to modernise and improve service delivery across the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. Application security and cloud expert F5 Networks has been enlisted to deliver a more agile and efficient platform for applications and […]

Area 2071 and SAP collaborate on public sector excellence in UAE

Area 2071, the physical embodiment of the UAE Centennial 2071 Plan, has announced that it will be collaborating with global technology company SAP on innovations to help inspire creative minds and fuel digital government. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Ruler […]

How suitable is Blockchain technology for your business?

Blockchain has been lauded for providing improved productivity and security for enterprises and fuelling a large number of start-up companies focused on specific industries. While there is no doubt that blockchain has the potential to transform industries across the Middle East, Erik Johnsson, chief architect, Epicor Software, asks if blockchain is right for your business. […]

Dubai Municipality selects Dell EMC to power smart services

Dubai Municipality has announced a strategic collaboration with Dell EMC to create an integrated and agile technology foundation. This landmark project aims to drive the city’s advancing innovation agenda and contribute to the overarching goal of transforming Dubai into the world’s smartest sustainable city by 2020, by offering digitally enabled services. In its role, Dubai […]

Abu Dhabi Monitoring and Control Centre announces collaboration with Dell EMC

Abu Dhabi Monitoring and Control Centre (ADMCC) has announced a strategic collaboration with Dell EMC towards achieving its ambitious vision to build a secure and intelligent city. Intelligent cities as a concept are safer cities, utilising advanced infrastructure to connect and protect the citizens while creating a more efficient and liveable space. In line with […]

Bahrain ministry implements digital transformation project

Bahrain’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, along with Batelco and Avaya, has transformed the ministry’s communications and collaboration capabilities, with a strategic ICT implementation to connect all ministry employees around the world. The ministry worked closely with Avaya to transform its citizen services by integrating and digitalising its communications and collaboration capabilities through a two-phased project. […]

Orange Business Services regional HQ in Dubai Silicon Oasis officially opened

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), has officially inaugurated Orange Business Services’ new Middle East innovation hub and regional business headquarters at the Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO). The official opening ceremony was attended by: Dr Mohammed Alzarooni, Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Silicon […]

Trend Micro invests in Saudi Arabia’s vision of the future

The pace and scale of change inside Saudi Arabia has seen Trend Micro announce the country as its new centre of MENA operations. Trend Micro is demonstrating its commitment to the country’s clear roadmap towards an exciting future driven by technological progress. In April 2016, the Cabinet of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia approved the […]