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Gigamon: The nine most vital network security best practices

Sam Kumarsamy, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Gigamon, says it’s an old truism that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. He adds that while this saying is relevant in most aspects of daily life, it becomes especially appropriate when applied to business network security.       Thanks to the Internet, individuals, […]


Riverbed research finds inability to monitor digital services

Riverbed research finds 85% of Middle East companies believe business growth will be driven by positive digital experiences. Yet 62% of respondents admitted their inability to monitor and measure the experiences users have when utilising their organisations’ digital services. Riverbed, the digital performance company, has announced the results of key local research which reveals that […]


Infoblox hosts ‘security and data centre’ tour across EMEA

Infoblox, a leader in secure cloud-managed network services, has announced that it is hosting a 21-city tour throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific. The Middle East and Africa leg of the road tour, focuses on security and next generation data centres, with the theme ‘Take Network Security to the Next Level’, […]


Effective Congestion Management is key for MEA telecom operators

Ahmad Sayed, Regional Director, Middle East and Africa at Nexign, looks at how telecom operators can prosper this year. In an expat-heavy region, you undoubtedly observed another tradition – that of phoning home. That simple observance probably had a range of outcomes. Some of you may have been able to connect straight away; others may […]


A10 Networks outlines 5G strategy and roadmap to help mobile carriers

A10 Networks, a provider of intelligent and automated cybersecurity solutions, has outlined its strategy, solutions and roadmap to help mobile carriers future-proof their networks for the coming wave of 5G and the demanding new applications, including enhanced mobile broadband (eMBB), ultra-reliable low-latency communications (URLLC) and massive machine type communications (MMTC), it will enable. A10, a […]


Sophos introduces lateral movement protection to XG Firewall solution

Sophos, a global leader in network and endpoint security, has announced that its next-generation Sophos XG Firewall now includes lateral movement protection to prevent targeted, manual cyberattacks or exploits from infiltrating further into a compromised network. The SophosLabs 2019 Threat Report discusses a rise in targeted ransomware. With the SamSam ransomware campaign estimated to have earned […]


Majid Al Futtaim Retail selects Flexible SD-WAN from Orange Business Services

Dubai-based Majid Al Futtaim Retail, which holds the exclusive franchise rights to operate Carrefour in 38 markets across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, is deploying Flexible SD-WAN from Orange Business Services throughout its Middle Eastern operations to connect cloud applications, improve customer experience and digitally transform its regional retail offerings. Operating over 250 Carrefour […]


Nokia powers optical service on Telecom Egypt’s Delta Backbone Network

Telecom Egypt has adopted Nokia’s Photonic Service Engine (PSE) technology to double backbone capacity on its Delta Region DWDM backbone network. Commercial deployment of the new high-speed service started in June and represents the first 200G long distance, single carrier transmission service in Africa. With growth in demand for mobile video and ultra-broadband services, Telecom […]


University of Bahrain collaborates with Dell EMC to fuel Bahrain’s Vision 2030

The University of Bahrain has announced the successful implementation of a transformational ICT project with Dell EMC Education institution deploys industry leading technology solutions to accelerate their transformation and enable human potential.  UOB selects Dell EMC’s VDI and HCI solutions to meet the institutional needs for efficiency, performance and scalability of its technology infrastructure This […]


Huawei and Mediapro team up to provide AR and VR over 5G networks

Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, and Barcelona-based multimedia communications giant, Mediapro, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate in the distribution of Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) over 5G networks. The MoU took place at the Middle East Huawei 5G Ecosystem […]