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 […]

Pure Storage announces AIRI: AI-ready infrastructure for deploying deep learning

Pure Storage, the all-flash storage platform that helps innovators build a better world with data, has announced the industry’s first comprehensive AI-Ready Infrastructure, AIRI, powered by NVIDIA. Architected by Pure Storage and NVIDIA, AIRI is purpose-built to enable data architects, scientists and business leaders to extend the power of the NVIDIA DGX-1 and operationalise AI-at-scale […]

Kodak Alaris helps utility provider with digital transformation initiative

A key requirement of the digital transformation of the Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA) is to digitise documents that have been stored in the organisation’s offices and warehouses over the past few decades to facilitate easy retrieval of information. SEWA installed high-volume production scanners from Kodak Alaris Information Management at a centralised location to […]

Dubai’s Future Blockchain Summit to unlock multibillion dollar opportunities

The inaugural Future Blockchain Summit will be the world’s first experiential blockchain festival hosted by a city. Taking place from May 2 to 3 at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), the summit is officially hosted by the Smart Dubai Office, the entity recognised as the global first-mover in blockchain adoption, in partnership with Dubai […]

Intraconsult Telecom and Avaya to improve communications in Egypt

Avaya, a leading global business communications company, has announced it is working with Intraconsult Telecom to help organisations in Egypt achieve their digital transformation objectives. The two companies will focus on driving adoption of Avaya’s innovative solutions to key industry verticals in Egypt, enabling them to provide richer communications experiences to their customers and employees. […]

Egypt launches digital forensic lab to combat software piracy

The Government of Egypt has announced that it is setting up a specialised digital forensic lab for intellectual property as part of its enforcement schemes of combating software piracy. The new lab, the first of its kind in the MENA region, is mainly designed to resolve business software and internet-based piracy cases. It authentically recovers […]