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 […]

GCC construction market expected to top USD 2 Trillion by 2020

Digital signage, LED displays, and control rooms can transform citizen and customer experience in smart cities and mega-projects Smart Cities and mega-projects will boost the GCC’s construction sector to USD 2 trillion by 2020, driving strong demand for professional audiovisual solutions, from interactive digital signage to massive back-end control rooms, industry experts announced today. As […]

Microsoft to host ‘A Hacker’s Guide to Security Strategy’ in Dubai

Microsoft is holding an event entitled ‘A Hacker’s Guide to Security Strategy’ tomorrow (November 21) in Dubai. The event, which will take place at the Burj Al Arab, will allow CIOs to identify what hackers value most and get an outside-in perspective of securing their businesses, with best practices shared by a hacker and subject matter experts. […]

Abu Dhabi Digital Transformation Summit focuses on government performance

The Abu Dhabi Digital Transformation Summit has started today (November 13) to focus on innovative global strategies and solutions to advance government integration, automation and performance. The summit, hosted by Advanced Conferences and Meetings, is taking place at the Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel and Spa, Abu Dhabi, and continues tomorrow (November 14). The event, held […]

Digital Transformation Summit 2017 to promote move to Smart City vision

A summit which aims to drive digital transformation in Abu Dhabi will take place in November. The Abu Dhabi Digital Transformation Summit will promote the aim of the Government to drive the digital government transformation strategy and agenda. The announcement last year by the Abu Dhabi E-Government Supervisory Committee and the Digital Transformation Leadership Team […]

Arrow Electronics focuses on data centre tech and cloud security at GITEX

Arrow Electronics, Inc. will showcase a range of modern data centre technologies and cloud security solutions from leading technology vendors at GITEX Technology Week. “IT professionals in both public and commercial sectors are under increasing pressure to demonstrate if they have the optimal data centre technologies and cloud security solutions in place to support digital […]

SAP showcases how IOT can transform daily lives at GITEX 2017

Global digital transformation enabler, SAP, announced today at GITEX Technology Week 2017 that the Internet of Things will catalyse the Middle East’s USD 70 billion digital contribution to GDP. According to McKinsey, the UAE contribution to that figure is USD 15 billion. Governments across the Middle East, North Africa, and Southwest Asia are increasingly driving […]

IDC sets digital transformation agenda at 37th GITEX Technology Week

Global ICT research and consultancy services firm International Data Corporation (IDC) is teaming up with GITEX Technology Week 2017 all this week to provide expert guidance on the strategies that public and private sector organisations should be pursuing as they look to drive a new era of digital transformation. Based at stand A5-8 in Hall […]

Egypt to host two-day Techne Summit in Alexandria to promote innovation

A two-day technology summit will take place in Egypt at the end of September. Techne Summit, the yearly international entrepreneurship and technology event that attracts the main global players in the technology industry, will take place from September 30 till October 1 in  Alexandria. The two-day summit held at Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandra, will include industry […]

Dell EMC hosts digital transformation forum in Jordan

Dell EMC  has hosted a one day event in Jordan to help the country’s organisations stay ahead of the technology game. Under the patronage of the Minister of Information and Communication Technology, and Minister of Public Sector Development, Majd Shweikeh, the company hosted the event, entitled ‘Let the Transformation Begin’. Dell EMC focused on detailing […]