Dell EMC survey reveals the business benefits of IT transformation

Dell EMC has announced the results of new research conducted by the Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) into the benefits of IT transformation demonstrating how businesses can benefit from increased innovation and growth. The business landscape is rife with disruption, much of it driven by organisations using technology in new or innovative ways. In order to […]

Survey finds professionals aren’t prepared for digital transformation

Skillsoft, a global leader in corporate learning, has announced that a survey of 152 learning and development (L&D) professionals revealed a lack of understanding and preparation for digital transformation. The survey, carried out in February 2018 at Learning Technologies 2018, shows that over half of those surveyed are unaware of, don’t understand, or don’t know […]

Diversity one of four top trends shaping recruitment across MENA, latest LinkedIn data reveals

LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network, has released its annual ‘Global Recruiting Trends 2018’ report, to help hiring managers and recruiting teams prepare for a new year. The report has unveiled four top trends globally as well as in the MENA region which are expected to have an impact on the way we find jobs, […]

Study reveals Qatari youth access online help to stay healthy

A recent study by Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) has found that the country’s youth are turning to the Internet to access information about health. The study, Information and Monitoring Among Qatari Adolescents, provides an in-depth understanding of how Qatari youth acquire information about health issues of all kinds. It found how the majority of […]

Commvault global study reveals Digital Transformation expectation gap

Poll of 1,200 IT executives and IT personnel shows significant gap between business expectations and Digital Transformation readiness    Survey designed by Commvault and Quadrant Strategies reveals most IT personnel believe they lack the skillset, technology and bandwidth to create a Data-centric Foundation for Innovation Survey reveals troubling lack of readiness; more than 60% of […]

Research uncovers compromised bank accounts and credit cards in the UAE

Group-IB, a global leader in preventing and investigating high-tech crimes and online fraud, has announced the key findings from its annual ‘Hi-Tech Crime Trends 2017’ report. The findings of the report were announced at an event to mark the establishment of Group-IB’s regional presence across the Middle East, Turkey, Africa and South Asia, with headquarters […]

Report from Dell Technologies predicts a new era for ‘Human-Machine Partnerships’

A report from Dell Technologies seeks to forecast the impact of technology over the next couple of decades. ‘Realizing 2030’ takes a comprehensive look at what the future will hold by analysing what is needed to succeed on the path to digital transformation and how emerging technologies will unfold. Created with The Institute of the […]

ITSM professionals believe IT roles will become more challenging

ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company who will be exhibiting at GITEX 2017, has announced the results of its ‘IT Service Management Future Readiness’ survey. The survey, which was conducted in collaboration with, consisted of ten questions that focused on the opportunities and challenges ITSM will see in the future. It was presented to […]

Nedaa and Nokia to set up Innovation and Creativity Lab in Dubai

Nedaa, the Dubai Government’s security networks provider, has signed an agreement with Finnish  multinational ICT giant Nokia designating Dubai as the headquarters of their pioneering Innovation and Creativity Lab. In December 2016  and Nokia formed a strategic partnership to develop the lab as a key contributor to Dubai’s ‘Smart City’ initiative. The region’ s first-research […]

Cisco Report predicts new ‘Destruction of Service’ attacks

Key industries need to improve security posture as information technology and operational technology converge The Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report (MCR) uncovers the rapid evolution of threats and the increasing magnitude of attacks, and forecasts potential ‘destruction of service’ (DeOS) attacks. These could eliminate backups and safety nets of organisations, required to restore systems and […]