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Aruba demonstrates its Intelligent Mobility Solutions at GITEX

Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, is demonstrating its mobility and IoT solutions that empower organisations to serve GenMobile – mobile-savvy users who rely on cloud-based business apps for every aspect of their work and personal lives – at GITEX Technology Week. Jose Vasco, Managing Director MEMA and CCEI at Aruba, said: “We are in […]

SAP recognises Middle East innovators at GITEX

Global digital transformation enabler, SAP, announced today at GITEX Technology Week 2017 that the Internet of Things will catalyse the Middle East’s USD 70 billion digital contribution to GDP. According to McKinsey, the UAE contribution to that figure is USD 15 billion. Governments across the Middle East, North Africa, and Southwest Asia are increasingly driving […]

GITEX gets underway at World Trade Centre in Dubai

Technological visionaries and pioneers have descended on Dubai to witness the latest state-of-the-art innovations at GITEX. The Middle East technology showcase is now officially open and ends on Thursday. Gitex Technology Week – along with Gitex Future Stars – is held at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The event is supported by the brightest and […]

Avaya presenting real-world customer cases for the first time at GITEX

Avaya is showcasing how it is working with organisations to design solutions that go beyond the digital experience at GITEX Technology Week. This includes presenting real-world use cases from its customers across the Avaya International region (Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and Asia-Pacific) for the first time ever at the event. Avaya is also […]

Equinix to show businesses how to adapt IT operations to the ‘Digital Edge’

Global Solution Architects to offer detailed, step-by-step guidance to businesses at 37th GITEX Technology Week on how to move their systems to ‘Digital Edge’ Equinix Inc, the global interconnection and data centre company, will show MENA enterprises how to address technology challenges and accelerate business performance, at GITEX. While ‘digital transformation’ seems to be the […]

Avanza Solutions showcases blockchain based projects at GITEX

Avanza Solutions, one of the leading innovative-technology providers, is showcasing its blockchain based projects that are currently being implemented in Dubai at GITEX. In addition to current on-going implementations, Avanza will also launch a first-ever Customer Sentiment Blockchain solution jointly with Avaya which sets to revolutionise the way citizens’ interactions with government and corporate services are recorded, measured and […]

Huawei addresses digital transformation at GITEX

ICT provider Huawei hosts key government and business leaders to encourage conversations on tech exploration and the implications of the digital transformation on Middle East economies. Global ICT solution provider Huawei is hosting its second annual Innovation Day, with the theme ‘Exploration, Lights the Way Forward’. Scheduled to take place on the first day of […]

Digital transformation leads to the rise of the ‘Super CIO’

In the age of digital transformation, the first point of transformation must be the CIO. “Meet the ‘Super CIO’,” says Luc Serviant, Vice President, Middle East and Africa, Orange Business Services. We can all see it with our own eyes but now it’s official – the UAE is ready for change. KPMG’s 2017 Change Readiness […]

Xerox launches a record 29 new ‘workplace assistants’ at GITEX 2017

As a digital business consultant partner for GITEX Technology Week 2017, Xerox will be celebrating its biggest product launch in its 110 years history Xerox has partnered with GITEX Technology Week 2017 as the ‘Digital Business Consultant Partner’ to herald a new phase of its ‘The Future of Work Global Tour’ by launching 29 ConnectKey […]

Two thirds of Saudi organisations rank cybersecurity as top IT investment

Saudi organisations need to automate and reinvent cybersecurity processes to thwart cyber-threats, says VMware at IDC CIO Security Summit in Saudi Arabia Two-thirds of IT decision-makers in Saudi Arabia rank cybersecurity as their top IT priority. About half (46%) of Saudi organisations still expect to be hit by a cyber-attack, almost three times the amount […]