Dell EMC takes Open Networking to the edge for next-generation access

New platform family and software bundles enhance SD-WAN to speed digital transformation and expand opportunities for service providers and enterprises. Dell EMC introduces its Virtual Edge Platform (VEP) family, the first-to-market software-defined wide area network solution (SD-WAN) with the new Intel Xeon D-2100 processor, to help speed digital transformation by connecting the enterprise edge to […]

Siemens AG extends contract with Orange Business Services

Siemens AG, a global electronics and electrical engineering company, has extended its contract with Orange Business Services for a global Siemens Digitalisation Network (SDN) built on an SD-WAN infrastructure, connecting 1,500 sites in 94 countries. The increased performance of its communications infrastructure will enable Siemens to take full advantage of further digitalisation to improve its […]

Middle East businesses recognised by Aruba for sales performance

Businesses from the Middle East have been recognised by Aruba for their sales performance. To motivate and recognise the accomplishments of the sales teams of its small and medium business (SMB) channel partners, Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, has initiated the ‘Aruba Sales Champion’ programme. The company awards and celebrates top sales performers from the […]

Cisco appoints Ali Al Lawati as General Manager for Oman

Cisco has announced the appointment of Ali Al Lawati as General Manager for Oman. In his new role Al Lawati will work closely with public and private sector organisations to help enable their digital transformation journeys. The country-specific role amplifies Cisco’s commitment to supporting the development of the Sultanate’s digital ecosystem and technology infrastructure to […]

Public safety company Genetec to participate for the first time at Cairo ICT

Genetec Inc., a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations and business intelligence solutions, has revealed its participation at this year’s edition of Cairo ICT, an international telecommunication, information technology, networking, computing, satellite and broadcasting trade fair and forum for the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region. The event is being held under […]

Riverbed Technology appoints new regional vice president for the Middle East

Riverbed Technology has announced the promotion of Elie Dib to the position of Regional Vice President for Middle East, Turkey and north Africa (METNA) in recognition of his leadership of the regional sales team which has resulted in deeper penetration into key industry verticals including government, defence, finance, oil and gas and most recently, the […]

Gitex 2017 – Mark Smith, Extreme Networks, talks about the impact of three recent acquisitions

Mark Smith, Regional Director, Middle East and Africa, Extreme Networks, talks about the impact of three recent acquisitions.

Gitex 2017 – John Shier at Sophos describes the latest innovations including deep neural networks

John Shier, Senior Security Advisor, Sophos, describes the latest innovations including deep neural networks.

Linksys mesh makes waves across UAE, securing market share

A dynamic home Wi-Fi solution that extends 100 percent connectivity to every corner of the home is among Linksys® innovations on show at GITEX Technology Week 2017. Linksys Velop is the mesh system that is recognised for its strong performance, simple setup and elegant design. Linksys® – a leader in home and business networking solutions […]

Infoblox to demonstrate network intelligence platform at GITEX

Inflobox Inc has announced that it will demonstrate its ‘revolutionary’ Actionable Network Intelligence Platform, a unified, platform that empowers enterprises to elevate every aspect of network availability, agility, security, and performance—on premises, across data centres, and in the cloud, at GITEX Technology Week. Cherif Sleiman, vice president, EMEA at Infoblox, says: “Network landscapes are rapidly […]