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Fortinet’s latest Global Threat Landscape Report reveals threats are increasing

Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, has announced the findings of its latest quarterly Global Threat Landscape Report. The research reveals threats are increasing and evolving to become more sophisticated. Unique threat variants and families are on the rise, while botnet infections continue to infect organisations. “Cyberthreats are growing rapidly and […]


These six trends will impact your 2019 Digital Transformation journey

Digital moonshots, apps at the edge and information enlightenment will be among the enterprise digital trends to watch in 2019, according to new predictions by DXC Technology, a leading independent, end-to-end IT services company. The company laid out six predictions that will define the IT shifts organisations will need to think about to drive their […]


Future-proofing your business with multi-cloud models

Tristan Liverpool, Systems Engineering Director, F5 Networks, discusses the benefits of operating your system in a multi-cloud environment and embracing the benefits. The world is becoming increasingly security conscious, with applications and technologies being developed faster than ever. Architects need to rethink current cloud strategies, embedding security into application development, and embracing new work practices […]


ITA Oman collaborates with Microsoft to harness 4IR technologies

Oman’s Information Technology Authority (ITA) has joined forces with Microsoft in the agency’s ongoing efforts to digitally transform the nation, that is in line with Oman Vision 2040, established by the royal directive of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said. The partnership, that will cement the co-operation between ITA and Microsoft, was signed […]


Nokia unveils ‘Future X for industries’ strategy and architecture

Nokia has introduced its ‘Future X for industries’ strategy and architecture, developed by Bell Labs, to drive dramatic productivity improvements across a wide range of industry sectors. As technologies such as industrial Internet of Things (IIoT); edge cloud supporting augmented intelligence and advanced security analytics; and end-to-end 5G capable networks become a reality, they will […]


Get to know: Mohamed Helmy, MD for SAP Kuwait

Intelligent CIO gets to know what makes Mohamed Helmy, MD for SAP Kuwait, tick inside and outside the office.  What would you describe as your most memorable achievement? My most memorable achievement was while at SAP, my entire team was named to the global SAP Winner’s Circle, which recognises the top-performing sales and solutions teams from […]


Khalifa Fund launches set of services at GITEX Technology Week 2018

The Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development has launched its latest innovative initiatives and upgraded services, at GITEX Technology Week 2018, under the Abu Dhabi government pavilion. Khalifa Fund participation falls in line with an aim of enhancing excellence, innovation and creativity in the country and keeping with its mission to prepare the next generation of […]


Dubai Airports takes to Azure Cloud for Digital Transformation journey

Dubai Airports has announced, at GITEX Technology Week 2018, that it has migrated to the trusted Microsoft Azure Cloud platform as part of an ongoing strategy to drive Digital Transformation across the organisation – engaging customers, empowering employees, optimising operations and reinventing products and services. As a regional and global hub for leisure and business […]


Canon unveils regional findings of Office Insights 2018

Canon Middle East has announced the findings of its Office Insights 2018 research, which reveals that Middle Eastern businesses are rapidly investing in cloud and mobile solutions at a rate far surpassing other EMEA markets. With a focus on the evolution of the digital workplace and addressing the business challenges identified in the research report, […]


Dell Technologies Index reveals leaders’ digital hopes and fears

At GITEX 2018, Dell EMC revealed the findings of its recent Dell Technologies Digital Transformation Index (the DT Index). The DT Index, which was completed in collaboration with Intel, maps Digital Transformation progress of mid to large-sized companies and examines the digital hopes and fears of business leaders. Based on responses from business leaders in […]