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Turkish telecoms company expanding digital footprint

Telecom operators in Turkey are making efforts to expand and innovate. The expansion enables Turkcell and its subsidiary, Lifecell Ventures, to offer future potential customers innovative digital solutions and global services. The world’s first digital operator Turkcell, and Russia’s leading innovative Internet company Mail.ru Group, have announced their co-operation in efforts to expand their digital […]


Zebra Technologies expert: Why is human interaction still needed in automation?

By Jim Hilton, Director Global Manufacturing at Zebra Technologies. Over the past few years the talk of how automation can change industrial operations has become more prevalent. Indeed, the headline-seekers out there might ask: will robots end up taking our jobs and what will happen to the human workforce? Hyperbole aside, the rise of the […]


How hospitality can remain on the cutting edge of customer service

Every hotelier wants their establishment to remain competitive and technology can assist them in gaining an advantage over their competitors. Intelligent CIO spoke to Monzer Tohme, Regional Vice President, Middle East and Africa, Epicor Software, to discover how operators in the hospitality vertical can remain at the cutting edge of customer service. Could you start by shedding […]


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 […]


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. […]


Batelco partners with Seef Mall to provide free internet for mall visitors

Batelco, the leading digital communications solutions provider in the Kingdom of Bahrain has partnered with Seef Mall, a leading family shopping and entertainment destination in the Kingdom of Bahrain, to provide free Wi-Fi services at Seef Mall located at Seef District, Muharraq and Isa Town. The partnership was announced at a launch event held at […]


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’ […]


Bahrain telecommunications company appoints new chairman

Bahrain Telecommunications Company (Batelco), has announced the appointment of a new chairman, Shaikh Abdulla bin Khalifa Al Khalifa. Shaikh Abdulla will replace Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, who has served as chairman since December 2016. Shaikh Mohamed has played an integral role during his term in implementing the company’s strategic plan and the board […]