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ManageEngine expert on data and endpoint management in the mobile-cloud era

Mobility and cloud computing are rapidly becoming the norm for enterprises around the world. In turn, enterprise IT departments are facing new management and security challenges as the amount of business data soars and the number of endpoints explodes. Mathivanan V, Vice President, ManageEngine, says the question doing the rounds is what IT teams need […]

Citrix’s Ultimate Rewards programme to simplify channel incentives

Citrix has announced an overhaul of its existing channel programme and introduced Citrix Ultimate Rewards. The program is designed to make Citrix a better partner by simplifying the process and streamlining the incentives. The initiative is closely aligned with the company’s goal of helping customers make the strategic transition to cloud and is currently being […]

HID Global to unveil new physical access solutions

HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, will unveil a new physical access solution tailored for SMBs in the Middle East region and will showcase its innovative HID Location Services offering for workplace optimisation at Intersec Saudi Arabia 2018. The company, located at booth number A45, will also feature its broad range of […]

Kaspersky Lab present cybersecurity trends in META

Kaspersky Lab held its annual Cyber Security Weekend for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META) to explore the evolution of the threat landscape and to find out which approaches businesses need to take to survive. Various topics were discussed, including IoT security, blockchain technology and the rise of targeted attacks as well as threats […]

Cisco makes changes to its Webex business meetings platform

Important changes are being made to Webex, a Cisco product that delivers real-time meetings. To make it easier for teams to meet, Cisco Spark and Webex platforms are being converged. The result is a new Webex Meetings application and a new seamless team collaboration application called Webex Teams (formerly Cisco Spark). Cisco is adding its video […]

LinkedIn reveals software sector saw most number of professionals changing jobs in 2017

An in-depth analysis by LinkedIn has revealed the sectors experiencing the highest talent turnover rates in MENA. The findings show that in 2017, the technology sector, particularly the software sector saw the most number of professionals leaving their companies, pegging the figure at 12.3%. This was followed by ‘professionals services’ at 11.1% and ‘telecommunications’ at […]

Middle East conglomerate Al Ahli Holding Group goes live with digital transformation

One of the Middle East’s largest conglomerates, Al Ahli Holding Group, has gone live on a digital core to transform the customer experience in 20 countries worldwide, as part of an innovative digital transformation partnership with SAP. Dubai-headquartered Al Ahli Holding Group 9,000 employees across 15 brands including the Dubai Outlet Mall, 117 Live for […]

Centrify study finds CEO disconnect is weakening cybersecurity

Centrify, a leading provider of zero trust security through the power of Next-Gen Access, has announced the results of a new research study which reveals that a misalignment between CEOs and Technical Officers is weakening enterprise cybersecurity postures. The report, ‘CEO Disconnect is Weakening Cybersecurity’, was conducted with Dow Jones Customer Intelligence and highlights that […]

Emirates NBD Group launches private cloud as regional first in banking sector

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region and market leader in banking innovation, has announced that it has launched its own private cloud platform. It is the first bank in the region to implement a private cloud platform that leverages similar technologies to cloud-native companies, marking a major milestone in the Emirates NBD Group’s […]

A10 Networks announces ultra-high capacity software solutions

A10 Networks, a Reliable Security Always company, has announced ultra-high capacity software solutions in both virtual and bare metal versions for high performance application delivery and the industry’s highest level of security. A10’s high-speed third generation SSL processing with advanced cipher support has now been incorporated into the bare metal solution, with the new solutions […]