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Autonomous taxi and 5G powered flying car unveiled at GITEX 2018

GITEX Technology Week 2018 has witnessed astounding future tech ushering in the new era of future urbanism. The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) exhibited the region’s first ‘autonomous taxi’, in line with Dubai’s ambition of becoming the world’s smartest city. The technology underscores RTA’s commitment to enhance the Dubai Government Strategy to convert 25% of […]

Avaya demonstrates UC diversity at GITEX Technology Week 2018

Avaya Holdings Corp. is demonstrating the diverse capabilities of its Avaya Vantage device to connect people in new ways at GITEX Technology Week. One application being shown is the ability for simultaneous live voice translation which can be used to empower the Expo’s 25 million international visitors, speaking more than 1,000 languages, to easily and […]

AI developments set to contribute up to 13.6% GDP in UAE by 2030

The ongoing shift to new smart city ecosystems that equip tech-savvy citizens with easy access to information using intelligent services and applications has become the hallmark of future urbanism. With the emergence of Artificial Intelligence (AI) as a big game-changer in the global economy, the UAE remains keen on capitalising on the opportunity for the […]

Microsoft brings data centre experience and AI technologies to GITEX

Microsoft has had an even stronger presence at GITEX by exhibiting under the theme, ‘Tomorrow is Here Today‘. The tech giant introduced an array of ground-breaking technologies and innovations with focus on intelligent cloud, data centres and AI technologies of the future for organisations in the region to achieve more. Data Centres Zone At Microsoft’s […]

Arabic-enabled virtual assistant, Convolink, launching at Gitex 2018

AXS Solutions will launch Convolink, an Artificial Intelligence (AI) Virtual Assistant generator platform for the GCC and MENA region, at Gitex 2018. Machine Learning-based ConvoLink is one of the most technologically advanced systems that can interact in text, voice and telephony. These Virtual Assistants can be created for organisations to cater to specific processes like […]

World Wide Web founder to deliver keynote address at GITEX

Sir Tim Berners-Lee – founder of the World Wide Web – is standing-up against the web giants he feels have twisted his world-changing platform. The heralded computer scientist – ranked first in The Telegraph’s list of 100 greatest living geniuses, and named one of TIME Magazine’s 100 Most Important People of the 20th Century – […]

GITEX, the Middle East’s top technology event, opens for business

GITEX, the Middle East’s leading technology event, is underway in the UAE.  The event promises to bring the latest headline-busting innovations to the attention of thousands of visitors. The Dubai event will showcase global technological innovations that are transforming sectors and entire industries 365 days a year and was opened by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin […]

Attivo Networks showcases deception technology at GITEX

Attivo Networks, an award-winning leader in deception for cybersecurity threat detection, is joining Crestan International, a leading value added distributor, at GITEX Technology Week 2018 to highlight the critical role deception technology plays in an active defence strategy. At the event, the company is showcasing the Attivo Networks ThreatDefend Deception and Response platform, which provides […]

Dubai South brings smart solutions to startups and SMEs at GITEX

Dubai South announced that it is participating in the biggest and boldest technology show in MENA and South Asia, GITEX Technology Week 2018, and partnered with GITEX Future Stars as this year’s Free Zone Partner. As the latest business hub for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and startups, Dubai’s integrated city will highlight its key […]

Dell Technologies brings together portfolio of companies at GITEX

Dell Technologies’ unique family of businesses including Dell, Dell EMC, Pivotal, RSA, SecureWorks, Virtustream and VMware will come together, on one stand, at GITEX Technology Week 2018. At the technology industry platform, the company will demonstrate the unique value it brings to the market, with all seven integrated companies under one umbrella. The technology leaders […]