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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 […]

Centrify study finds CEO disconnect is weakening cybersecurity

Centrify, a leading provider of zero trust security through the power of Next-Gen Access, has announced the results of a new research study which reveals that a misalignment between CEOs and Technical Officers is weakening enterprise cybersecurity postures. The report, ‘CEO Disconnect is Weakening Cybersecurity’, was conducted with Dow Jones Customer Intelligence and highlights that […]

Emirates NBD Group launches private cloud as regional first in banking sector

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region and market leader in banking innovation, has announced that it has launched its own private cloud platform. It is the first bank in the region to implement a private cloud platform that leverages similar technologies to cloud-native companies, marking a major milestone in the Emirates NBD Group’s […]

A10 Networks announces ultra-high capacity software solutions

A10 Networks, a Reliable Security Always company, has announced ultra-high capacity software solutions in both virtual and bare metal versions for high performance application delivery and the industry’s highest level of security. A10’s high-speed third generation SSL processing with advanced cipher support has now been incorporated into the bare metal solution, with the new solutions […]

Jumeirah deploys Veeam solution to support digital transformation

The Jumeirah Group, a part of Dubai Holding, has been steadily expanding its hotel portfolio and is on track to expand its roster to 42 properties by 2018. To support this expansion, it is imperative the group has a robust and agile IT infrastructure in place so it can deliver the exceptional and uninterrupted services […]

Cisco working to ‘connect minds around the world’ at Expo 2020 Dubai

Expo 2020 Dubai has teamed up with Cisco to ensure that the first World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia region leaves a lasting positive impact. Cisco will provide its latest technology innovations that enable the exploration of new possibilities and connections for a sustainable, inclusive future. Expo 2020 […]

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 […]

Red Hat launches latest version of Red Hat Enterprise Linux with enhanced security

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 provides consistency for hybrid IT environments, delivers enhanced security at scale, Windows interoperability and storage cost reductions. Red Hat, a leading provider of open source solutions, has announced the general availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5, the latest version of the world’s leading enterprise Linux platform. Serving as a […]

R&M introduces self-contained micro-data centre for telecom providers in Middle East

R&M, the globally active developer and provider of cabling systems for high-quality network infrastructures, has launched its Telco Edge micro data centre in the Middle East. With a reduced physical footprint and significantly lower power consumption than traditional data centres, R&M’s new self-contained solution is ideal for rapid deployment at the network edge, placing services […]

Veeam deploys always-on availability for Al Naboodah Group Enterprises

When the UAE-based Al Naboodah Group Enterprises was looking to improve its backup solution it turned to Veeam. The company deployed the Veeam Availability Suite as a single solution for its backup, replication, recovery and reporting needs. The result was 99.8% virtualisation, achieving sustainability objectives and cutting capital expenses. The role of IT is considered […]