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CNet Training shaping the future

Global leaders in network infrastructure and data centre education, CNet Training, has committed £1 million and teamed up with the UK’s major network infrastructure organisations to introduce a new standardisation and certification for the industry. This major step addresses the on-going need for educational and knowledge standards and is supported by the Industry, End Users […]

Combating hactivism

Politically motivated hactivism is a rampant threat to Middle East government and enterprise organisations and cyber terrorism groups have successfully leveraged web-site defacement to shame businesses and spread their ideologies. To address this growing cyber threat, Help AG, an information security services and solutions provider in the Middle East, has unveiled the new anti-defacement feature […]

Upgraded Dell data centre solutions

Dell announced new products and solutions to help global customers on their paths toward software-defined data centres by bridging the IT gap between traditional and new application requirements. Dell is helping to address this continuum with future-ready IT solutions, including new converged infrastructure architecture, storage solutions, and workload-specific appliances to help customers transform their data […]

Veeam recognises channel partners

Veeam Software, innovative provider of solutions that deliver availability for the data centre, recognised its high-performing channel partners that supported its growth in the Middle East. Veeam’s total bookings revenue rose by 52% in Q2 2014 as compared to Q2 2013. The awards was hosted on the side lines of the recently concluded GITEX Technology […]

Resolution1 Security announces global partner program

Resolution1 Security, the provider of incident resolution solutions, has announced a global partner program called Resolution1 Connect. The new program will offer enhanced support to Resolution1 reseller, systems integrator (SI) and managed service provider (MSP) partners to increase revenue opportunities and fast track technical enablement to meet customers’ incident response (IR) needs with the market’s only incident resolution […]

Sophos announces expanded security

Sophos has announced the expansion of their product portfolio on AWS Marketplace with the addition of a new secure server option for customers on Amazon Web Services (AWS). Building on the success of the Sophos UTM Next Generation Firewall product, which is offered through AWS Marketplace, the new Sophos Secure OS delivers comprehensive security bundled with […]

ADNOC selects SAP solutions

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and SAP signed a long-term strategic partnership agreement for the transformation of ADNOC’s Information Technology services and business processes.  The agreement was announced at the 17 th Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) that kicked off at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center under the theme Challenges and […]

Brocade introduces new ICX Switches

Brocade has announced the upgrade and expansion of its ICX portfolio with a new distributed chassis solution based on the Brocade ICX 7750; a new Brocade ICX 7450 enterprise campus stackable switch; and the availability of OpenFlow 1.3 support for emerging campus Software-Defined Networking (SDN) applications. These advancement to the company’s  HyperEdge Architecture, the foundation […]

Protecting educational data

Pradeesh VS, General Manager at ESET Middle East, provides eight IT security measures for educational institutes to secure their data and systems.  There is a clear trend towards the increased utilisation of IT system in Middle East educational institutions. In its predictions for 2014, IDC estimated that ICT spending in the Middle East would top $96 […]

EMW partners with Crittercism to bring APM solution

EMW, the Smart Convergence experts and leading supplier of services and products in the Telecommunication, ICT, Engineering and Project Management sector, has announced it reached an agreement with Crittercism that allows them to offer the World’s first mobile application performance management (mAPM) solution in the Middle East. Crittercism products monitor every aspect of mobile app […]