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McAfee MVISION Cloud integrates with Google Cloud platform to offer enhanced security tool

Integration allows for improved security insight for Cloud Security Command Center users.  McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, has announced its support for Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Cloud Security Command Center (Cloud SCC). McAfee MVISION Cloud now integrates with GCP Cloud SCC to help security professionals gain visibility and control over their cloud resources and detect […]


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 […]


New vulnerabilities in Verizon routers expose millions of consumers

Tenable, the cyber exposure company, has announced that its research team has discovered multiple vulnerabilities in Verizon Fios Quantum Gateway routers. If exploited, the vulnerabilities would give an attacker complete control over the router and visibility into everything connected to it. Millions of these devices are currently in use worldwide. The rise of the smart […]


Batelco signs agreement to sell its Kuwait subsidiary QualityNet

Batelco, the regional telecommunications group with operations across 14 countries, has announced it has signed a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) with the Kuwait Telecommunications Company, also known as VIVA, to sell its 90% shareholding of its Kuwait subsidiary, QualityNet General Trading and Contracting Company W.L.L (QualityNet). The price will be determined upon completion of the […]


Skybox Security: How to bridge the security management gap

Ziad Sawtari, Regional Director for the Middle East, Skybox Security, says those seeking to ensure their cybersecurity should quit firefighting and eradicate security management gaps. Greater insight into where your biggest security management problems lie will create an opportunity to bring lasting change to your security programme, he says. Keeping pace in the cyber-realm is […]


Finesse COO Sunil Paul on the future of predictive analytics

Sunil Paul, Co-Founder and COO of Finesse, a Global Digital Transformation Company, which provides Analytics and BI Solutions to organisations across industries, talks about the potential for predictive analytics to produce deeper insights to drive specific business outcomes. Can present and past experiences provide a window into the future? It is an open debate on […]


Expert says 2019 is the year of the mainframe renaissance

Bill Miller, President, ZSolutions at BMC Software, believes businesses and organisations are going to transform the way they run their operations by taking a more automated approach. Technologies such as AI and ML are all the hype and are only going to become more popular as the modern workforce continues to evolve. At a time […]


Veeam expert discusses backing up the always-on enterprise

Mohamad Rizk, Manager system Engineers, Middle East at Veeam, draws attention to the importance of World Backup Day and makes business leaders question whether their backup and recovery strategy is reliable and serves their business needs. World Backup Day 2019 was celebrated on the March 31. The concept of backups is controvertible for businesses with […]


Why network breaches are making CIOs/CISOs positions more challenging

CIOs and CISOs across industries are regularly moving between positions and companies because of network breaches. Gamal Emara, Country Manager – UAE at Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, tells us how to avoid this. It’s your worst possible nightmare. A hacker has breached the company’s network and shut down its operations. Millions in revenue is […]


Country Focus: Spotlight on cybersecurity in Bahrain

With Bahrain at the cutting-edge of Digital Transformation, Intelligent CIO speaks to Mirza Asrar Baig, CEO and Founder of CTM360 and other technology companies, about the cybersecurity threats facing the country. Despite its size, Bahrain possesses one of the most progressive IT sectors in the Middle East. Bahrainis have proven their talent for excelling in the […]


McAfee achieves global gender pay parity to reward women and men equally

McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, has announced that it has achieved global gender pay parity and is the first cybersecurity company to do so. “At McAfee, we value the innovation, creativity, and strategic problem-solving that flourish in an inclusive and diverse environment,” said Christopher Young, CEO, McAfee. “We believe in the simple fact that every […]


Zain Kuwait hosts NASA at its technological innovation centre

Zain, the leading digital service provider in Kuwait, has hosted a special talk on science and technology innovation featuring NASA. The talk was held at the Zain Innovation Center (ZINC) in the company’s main headquarters in Shuwaikh. It was hosted in collaboration with the Embassy of the USA in Kuwait. Zain hosted the special talk […]


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