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Automotive products manufacturer leverages Epicor ERP

In business since 1986, the Dolphin Group specialises in the design and manufacture of high-performance industrial and automotive thermal products, and they are widely recognised as a leader in this industry in the Middle East. With a corporate office in Ajman, United Arab Emirates (UAE), the group has established several branches in Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, […]


Middle East conglomerate Al Ahli Holding Group goes live with digital transformation

One of the Middle East’s largest conglomerates, Al Ahli Holding Group, has gone live on a digital core to transform the customer experience in 20 countries worldwide, as part of an innovative digital transformation partnership with SAP. Dubai-headquartered Al Ahli Holding Group 9,000 employees across 15 brands including the Dubai Outlet Mall, 117 Live for […]


Opinion: The Industrial Internet of Things is reinventing manufacturing

Machine-to-machine integration and the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) are reinventing manufacturing as we know it, giving birth to the Smart Factory. Monzer Tohme, Regional Vice-President, Middle East & Africa, Epicor Software, says manufacturers can gain plenty from being more in tune with machines. While manufacturers have been collecting information from across the manufacturing floor […]


Whirlpool Corporation launches IoT functionality for home devices

Consumers in the Middle East will soon be able to communicate with their home appliances through their Apple Watch. Whirlpool Corporation, which operates in the Middle East, is connecting its appliances to allow consumers to remotely communicate with ovens, washers and dryers via Apple Watch. The collaboration marks the first time an appliance maker has […]


IFS Applications helps Omani water company enhance visibility

Since implementing an ERP solution from IFS Applications, water provider Majis has achieved greater operational efficiency, enhanced communications with partners and provided staff with real-time information. The Omani company can now utilise the user-friendly and intuitive solution to accurately manage forecasts, work across all departments and make the most of its rich functionality.   Since […]


Much more than a peripheral device – the humble printer is now your office assistant

At one time printers just printed – that’s all they did. Now in the age of the internet connectivity and ubiquitous cloud services they do much more. They are nothing less than another powerful device with a range of highly specialist functions, that meet the expectations of customers that have been transformed with the development […]


Microsoft expert: Sales can surge in the digital age

The Arabian Gulf region is teeming with innovation. Government and private-sector initiatives are seizing the promise of the Fourth Industrial Revolution and, as a result, entire economies are taking significant forward leaps, says Karim Talhouk, Dynamics 365 Lead, Microsoft Gulf. Digital transformation – the power to engage customers, empower employees, optimise operations and revolutionise products […]


Kodak Alaris shines spotlight on Information Capture Ecosystem at GITEX

Kodak Alaris is expanding its information capture ecosystem, delivering on the promise of digital transformation for organisations in the Middle East and around the world. At GITEX Technology Week 2017, the global solution provider is expanding the previously announced Alaris IN2 Ecosystem by unveiling the Alaris S2000 Series Scanners – a new family of network/wireless […]


Microsoft to ‘ignite’ digital transformation with its intelligent Cloud at GITEX

With its mission to empower every person and organisation to achieve more, Microsoft will exhibit under the theme of ‘Igniting Your Digital Transformation’, introducing GITEX attendees to the power of the intelligent cloud and the intelligent edge. The Microsoft stand at GITEX 2017 will showcase its innovations for all workloads and industries ranging from education […]


New survey finds Insider Threats and Ransomware are most feared

Majority of organisations lack proper data exfiltration prevention and DNS security measures Infoblox Inc., the network control company that provides Actionable Network Intelligence, has released results of a new study that identifies the top threats, risks and fears related to securing data assets and keeping networks secure. The survey, conducted by SANS and co-sponsored by […]