BeyondTrust announces new partnership with SINEVIS

BeyondTrust, a leading cybersecurity company dedicated to preventing privilege misuse and stopping unauthorised access, has announced a strategic partnership with SINEVIS, a leading IT Technology Professional Services Delivery organisation. Through the global reach and IT services delivery expertise of SINEVIS, this partnership expands opportunities for BeyondTrust and helps scale delivery capabilities, particularly in Europe, Middle […]

Get to know: Khaled Alsaleh, Managing Director, SAP Saudi Arabia

On the lighter side of things we asked  Khaled Alsaleh, Managing Director, SAP Saudi Arabia, about makes him tick.  What would you describe as your most memorable achievement? Joining SAP as Managing Director of Saudi Arabia has been a major career milestone as I have been inspired by its vision; to help the world run better […]

Abu Dhabi Judicial Department enhances key applications with F5 Networks

The Abu Dhabi Judicial Department (ADJD) has announced it has improved the availability, reliability and security of key applications as it continues to modernise and improve service delivery across the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. Application security and cloud expert F5 Networks has been enlisted to deliver a more agile and efficient platform for applications and […]

Area 2071 and SAP collaborate on public sector excellence in UAE

Area 2071, the physical embodiment of the UAE Centennial 2071 Plan, has announced that it will be collaborating with global technology company SAP on innovations to help inspire creative minds and fuel digital government. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Ruler […]

Pixcom and Avaya accelerate the delivery of cloud-based communications to SMEs

Avaya Holdings Corp has announced it is working with digital technology provider Pixcom Technologies to bring cutting-edge unified communications and contact centre solutions to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) across the UAE, all delivered through the cloud. Under the Powered by Avaya cloud offering, Pixcom will market and sell Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) […]

Finance body: AI can be a game changer with efficient data use

Accountancy and finance body ICAEW believes that fundamentals of merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in the GCC region have not yet been significantly affected by artificial intelligence (AI) and still rely on human cognition. But its view is that technology has improved the speed of transactions and is expected to play a bigger role in […]

How suitable is Blockchain technology for your business?

Blockchain has been lauded for providing improved productivity and security for enterprises and fuelling a large number of start-up companies focused on specific industries. While there is no doubt that blockchain has the potential to transform industries across the Middle East, Erik Johnsson, chief architect, Epicor Software, asks if blockchain is right for your business. […]

Aruba survey: Digital workplaces foster productivity says UAE manager

Global study reveals benefits transcend productivity but organisations must prepare for data security risks. Employees who work in digital workplaces are not only more productive but also more motivated, have higher job satisfaction, and report an overall better sense of well-being, according to a new global study from Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company. The […]

LogRhythm adds NESA compliance regulation to platform

In an effort to support the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) cybersecurity outlook and show commitment to the country and the region as a whole, LogRhythm, the Security Intelligence Company, has integrated the UAE National Electronic Security Authority (NESA) cybersecurity compliance standards and guidelines into its NextGen SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) platform. These standards were […]

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’ […]