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Epicor unveils AI-based virtual agent for better decision making

Deep industry-specific application of AI technology simplifies interactions with ERP systems, automates tasks and facilitates faster operations.  Epicor Software Corporation, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, has announced the release of Epicor Virtual Agent (EVA), its new enterprise-wide digital agent designed to help users work smarter and accelerate the pace […]


Redbox Digital delivers innovations for KSA’s largest pharmacy retail chain

Redbox Digital has delivered KSA’s biggest pharmacy retail chain, Nahdi, a complete omnichannel commerce experience for its customers through retail stores and digital channels, across 143 cities. In its first week following the launch, the pharmacy retail chain saw the highest ever traffic to its site, the best conversion rates and the best average basket […]


Regency Group Holding to work with Dell Technologies in Qatar

Regency Group Holding, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dell Technologies for projects in Qatar. This MoU aims at empowering the retail and real estate customers of Regency Group Holding, by providing them with smart technology solutions as a catalyst for growth. The MoU was signed by Hassan Ibrahim Al Asmakh, Vice President […]


German minister praises UAE’s contribution to Digital Transformation

A minister from Germany has praised the UAE’s leading role in Digital Transformation during a visit to SAP’s Middle East headquarters in Dubai. Katrin Schütz, the State Secretary of Baden-Württemberg, Germany’s Ministry of Economic Affairs, praised the UAE’s contribution to innovation during the visit. One of more than 900 Germany-headquartered companies in the UAE, SAP […]


Aruba report: How technology can help retailers fight back

While retail has been slow to implement workplace technology, a new report from Aruba says after years of reticence it’s now or never for the industry to embrace it. The study highlights five key technological trends that have emerged in the sector.   Every year, the battle to survive as a brick-and-mortar retailer gets tougher. As […]


Growth in IoT deployment strengthening retail’s frontline workers

Enterprises are benefiting from the deployment of IoT devices to pursue new growth opportunities. Nathan Clevenger, Director of Intelligent Edge Solutions, Zebra Technologies, says customer experience remains the central driving factor behind IoT adoption in the retail space. Retail buzzwords like ‘personalisation’ and ‘omnichannel’ are no longer just concepts and strategies that companies are working […]


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 […]


Nutanix Xi IoT brings intelligence to the Edge as IoT puts pressure on data centres

With the ever-increasing amount of data, data centres are struggling to cope with demand. With a move to Edge computing Nutanix has launched a new service as part of the company’s Xi Cloud Services. Nutanix, a leader in enterprise cloud computing, has announced the general availability of Xi IoT, a new edge computing service offered as […]


How to shop safely and maintain your cybersecurity this Black/White Friday

Brian Pinnock, cybersecurity expert at Mimecast MEA, advises businesses and consumers how to stay safe on Black/White Friday. One of the most common pieces of advice we get about avoiding phishing scams is that, if it seems too good to be true, it probably is. Except this doesn’t really apply on Black Friday – or […]


Marwa Marble selects Epicor ERP to modernise operations

Epicor ERP was selected by Marwa Marble for its proven track record in the stone industry, its ‘best fit’ for unique business needs and strong local support. Epicor Software Corporation, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, has announced that Marwa Marble, one of the UAE’s most respected marble and granite […]


ENOC and Microsoft team up for AI Service Station of the Future

ENOC Group (Emirates National Oil Company) has announced a new partnership with Microsoft to design and develop the Service Station of the Future. The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Zaid Alqufaidi, Managing Director, ENOC Retail and Sayed Hashish, Regional General Manager, Microsoft Gulf. The Service Station of the Future concept centres on the Digital […]


Integrated 3D holographic display system HYPERVSN launches at GITEX

HYPERVSN, the world’s only fully integrated 3D holographic display system, has announced that it is launching into the UAE market. The company, which is currently displaying its technology at this year’s GITEX,  has revealed plans to extend the roll-out across the UAE following the launch. GITEX delegates are witnessing how HYPERVSN’s platforms redefine the viewing […]


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