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FarEye expert: Helping businesses go green with digital logistics

The logistics industry is using digital solutions to reduce its impact on the environment.Kushal Nahata, CEO and Co-founder, FarEye, tells us how the industry is using digital logistics, including advanced analytics and Machine Learning algorithms, to help enterprises decrease their impact on the environment.  Ever since the industrial revolution, there has been significant changes in […]


Huawei rolls out its first ‘HUAWEI Developer Day’ series

For the first time outside of China, Huawei has rolled out its HUAWEI Developer Day workshop series bringing together the best smartphone developers across the Middle East and North Africa to announce the introduction of the HUAWEI developer alliance in the region. The opening session was held in Dubai, gathering more than 100 independent developer […]


Zain Bahrain launches zBot for smart customer service

Zain Bahrain, a leading telecoms operator, has announced the launch of zBot, an all-new interactive digital channel for smart customer service. The launch of zBot falls in line with Zain’s strategy to deliver exceptional customer experience by  investing in robotics technology to provide customers with a reliable and fast live chat service where customer inquiries […]


Huawei and Mediapro team up to provide AR and VR over 5G networks

Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, and Barcelona-based multimedia communications giant, Mediapro, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate in the distribution of Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) over 5G networks. The MoU took place at the Middle East Huawei 5G Ecosystem […]


Smart Dubai announces UAEPASS as strategic partner during GITEX launch

Smart Dubai, in partnership with the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA), has inaugurated UAEPASS, a National Digital Identity and Signature Solution, in collaboration with Abu Dhabi’s Smart Solutions & Services Authority; and the Dubai Electronic Security Centre (DESC), as a strategic partner. The launch took place at a press conference held at Smart Dubai’s pavilion during […]


STC and ConsenSys announce Blockchain launch to accelerate its adoption

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) and ConsenSys, a leader in Blockchain technology, have announced the launch of Blockchain on STC Cloud, a move set to accelerate Blockchain adoption in the Kingdom. It will provide enterprises and governments with a path to enable mass adoption of the technology through dramatically lowering the costs of prototyping and experimentation […]


IoT Connect Anywhere enables companies to set up private LoRa networks

Orange Business Services is accelerating the Internet of Things (IoT) in enterprises with IoT Connect Anywhere, its low power wide area network (LPWA) connectivity offering based on LoRa open standard technology. IoT Connect Anywhere provides on-premise connectivity suitable for a range of applications, including energy and fluid management, on-site tracking, geo-fencing, waste control, environmental metering, […]


du and Nokia demonstrate new 5G use case with VR football game

UAE telecommunications service provider – du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company, and Nokia successfully demonstrate 5G capabilities through a Virtual Reality (VR) game at GITEX Technology Week 2018 in Dubai. Visitors at the event are able to experience the high speed and low latency of 5G through a football-related VR game. The demo showcases the […]


STC and Nokia announce region-first LTE air-to-ground trial network

At GITEX Technology Week 2018, Nokia and STC Business signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on the launch of the air-to-ground pilot network in Saudi Arabia. The two companies have already conducted a successful trial of Nokia’s LTE-based air-to-ground solution in a flight from Riyadh to Jeddah in Saudi Arabia. This trial network […]


Avaya demonstrates UC diversity at GITEX Technology Week 2018

Avaya Holdings Corp. is demonstrating the diverse capabilities of its Avaya Vantage device to connect people in new ways at GITEX Technology Week. One application being shown is the ability for simultaneous live voice translation which can be used to empower the Expo’s 25 million international visitors, speaking more than 1,000 languages, to easily and […]