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How real-time visibility is driving intelligent enterprises

IoT solutions are delivering new found visibility across all sectors of industry which is key to ensuring seamless production processes. Hozefa Saylawala, Sales Director Middle East at Zebra Technologies, tells us how any industry can benefit from IoT. Labelled as hyperbole for a long time, the Internet of Things (IoT) has transformed into a real […]


Seatrade Maritime Middle East 2018 to highlight maritime cybersecurity

Seatrade Maritime Middle East – the maritime meeting place for the Middle East held biennially in Dubai – is set to tackle the pertinent issue of cybersecurity in the increasingly technology-dependent global maritime industry in light of the costly, growing attacks targeting major international shipping companies. To be held at the Dubai World Trade Centre […]


Maritime industry to discuss smart technology in Dubai

The UAE Maritime Week will host the UAE Maritime Future Leaders Seminars, an event designed to identify the best ways to employ innovation and smart technology to drive maritime growth and development. The core of the discussions will revolve around Dubai’s successful experience in becoming one of the most important maritime capitals in the world. […]


Patcham Limited selects Epicor ERP to improve operations and grow business

Epicor Software Corporation, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, has announced that Patcham Limited, a leading United Arab Emirates (UAE) manufacturer of specialty additives, has chosen the global enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution Epicor ERP to serve as a catalyst for business growth. In addition to automating processes and implementing […]


Building relationships: The need for CRM in the construction industry

The construction industry is not exactly known for its innovative use of IT. However, Jake Callaway, Managing Director, MENA at 4C, argues that it’s time for the sector to adapt to the digital revolution and lay the foundations for long term success. Construction is a complicated business- for companies to be successful, they must engage […]


Avaya advances customer engagement and data privacy

Avaya Holdings Corp has introduced a new version of the Avaya Workforce Optimization suite, which improves service quality, operational and employee productivity and data privacy with a series of new features and tools. This major software release helps companies in the region to transform customer engagement and comply with existing and emerging industry regulations such […]


Fortinet founder: How tech companies can avoid growing pains

What happens when an IT business becomes really successful and grows rapidly? Is it still able to operate in the same flexible way it did when it was smaller? Michael Xie, Founder, President and CTO of Fortinet, shares some pointers on how to raise a tech business successfully. As many teenagers can attest to, growing […]


Saudi logistics company deploys Infor warehouse management solution

Infor, a leading provider of industry-specific cloud applications, has announced that Almajdouie Logistics Company, the largest logistics service provider in Saudi Arabia, has deployed Infor SCE to enhance business agility as it anticipates further growth. The project was successfully managed by Infor’s global supply chain partner, SNS, a leading provider of supply chain consulting and […]


Zebra Technologies expert: Why is human interaction still needed in automation?

By Jim Hilton, Director Global Manufacturing at Zebra Technologies. Over the past few years the talk of how automation can change industrial operations has become more prevalent. Indeed, the headline-seekers out there might ask: will robots end up taking our jobs and what will happen to the human workforce? Hyperbole aside, the rise of the […]


Gas company securely connects locations, partners and ships with Citrix

With the world’s largest fleet of vessels for transporting liquid natural gas demanding secure and reliable data communications, Nakilat turned to Citrix to provide secure virtualisation and streamline IT operations through Citrix NetScaler. The enterprise, which is also known as the Qatar Gas Transport Company and operates what has been described as a ‘floating pipeline’ […]