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Etisalat Digital at ICAO Cyber Summit to highlight ‘Cyber Threat Intelligence in Aviation’

Etisalat Digital has today announced its participation in an inaugural cybersecurity summit organised by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) and hosted by General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), the governing body of civil aviation in UAE. The summit and exhibition brings together the aviation industry, its partners and other key players to identify and address […]

Red Hat Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Results

Red Hat, Inc. have announced financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 28, 2017. “We closed the year with an exceptional performance. The fourth quarter marked our 60th consecutive quarter of revenue growth, and we crossed the $2 billion milestone in subscription revenue and total deferred revenue for the fiscal […]

DarkMatter: New Executive Vice-President of Cyber Services

Eddie was formerly President and COO of White Ops Inc., and possesses over 25 years’ cyber security experience. International cyber security firm, DarkMatter, announces the appointment of Eddie Schwartz as the firm’s Executive Vice President of Cyber Services. In his new role, Eddie will lead the activities of DarkMatter’s following business units: Governance, Risk and […]

Microsoft Teams: Rolls Out of Office 365 Customers Worldwide

Microsoft Corporation has announced the general availability of Microsoft Teams, the company’s new chat-based workspace in Office 365. The new tool for team collaboration is now available to Office 365 business customers in 181 markets and 19 languages. Customers worldwide are choosing Microsoft Teams to enable collaboration within their organizations. Since announcing the preview in […]

R&M: Future-Proof Data Centre Connectivity with New OM5 Cabling Solution

In a bid to simplify network infrastructure while accommodating the increased demand for bandwidth, R&M today unveiled its new OM5 fibre solution in the Middle East. The vendor’s lime green OM5 solutions support duplex transmission up to future 200G requirements, thereby eliminating all the cabling complexity associated with MPO polarity management. Internal data centre traffic […]

IBM and Red Hat Collaborate Accelerating Hybrid Cloud with OpenStack

IBM and Red Hat have announced a strategic collaboration designed to help enterprises benefit from the OpenStack platform’s speed and economics while more easily extending their existing Red Hat virtualized and cloud workloads to the IBM Private Cloud. As part of this new collaboration, IBM has become a Red Hat Certified Cloud and Service Provider, […]

Banks urged to learn from digital giants

Hundreds of the region’s most powerful banking and financial services executives descended on Abu Dhabi (Monday) as MEFTECH 2017 got underway. MENA’s most prestigious financial technology exhibition took  place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre on the 13-14th March, where the most influential financial executives were joined by dozens of the world’s most advanced and exciting technology solutions. […]

Gulf Air Awarded 7 Information Technology ISO Certifications

Bahrain’s national carrier, Gulf Air, was recently awarded Information Technology ISO certifications by Bureau Veritas, a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), in the seven areas of Quality Management, Environmental Management, Service Management, Business Continuity Management, Information Security Management, Energy Management and Asset Management – making it the first airline in the world […]

MEFTECH :The Potential Of Financial Technology To Leading MENA Banks

The region’s leading financial technology exhibition, MEFTECH, delivered some thought provoking ideas on how and why the MENA financial sector must adapt to realise the huge global opportunities represented by technology. Board level executives from all of the leading banks in the UAE were joined by banking delegates from further afield such as Saudi Investment […]

IDC releases 2017 Global Security Product & Service predictions

By 2021, 50% of online transactions will use biometric authentication, and by 2018, 70% of enterprise cyber security environments will use cognitive/AI technologies to assist humans in dealing with the vastly increasing scale and complexity of cyber threats, IDC predicted in its latest forecasts for the global security product and services. “Cyber space security will […]