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Epicor releases findings of global survey into business growth

Software provider Epicor unveils the results of 2019 Global Growth Index. Manufacturing business growth has continued to rise over the past year, but at a much slower rate than the previous 12 months. Despite challenging market conditions and the difficulty in recruiting and retaining skilled staff, there has been a marginal one percent rise in […]


Kaspersky’s latest APT report showcases most vulnerable META countries

Since the start of 2018, Kaspersky researchers have kept a close eye on the META region for Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) attacks and worked on 29 investigative cases across Africa. These statistics are drawn from Kaspersky’s APT intelligence reporting service, which is populated by Kaspersky’s Global Research and Analysis team. The team issues detailed reports […]


Kuwaiti government bodies under attack from cybercriminals

A cybersecurity expert from Mandiant says government organisations in Kuwait are being targeted by cybercriminals. Alister Shepherd, Director, Middle East and Africa, for Mandiant, the consulting arm of FireEye, says government bodies in the country have been targeted while there is also a need for increased cybersecurity spending in Kuwait. “We’ve seen a lot of […]


A10 Networks appoints Redington Gulf as value added distributor in Kuwait

A10 Networks has announced a value added distributor partnership agreement with Redington Gulf across Kuwait, UAE, Oman, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, Qatar and Saudi Arabia. Under the terms of the agreement, Redington will promote A10 Networks’ entire portfolio of leading solutions including service provider network security to support IoT in the age of 5G, […]


Kuwait Oil Company Cybersecurity Summit highlights threat landscape

The Kuwait Oil Company has successfully raised awareness of the dangers represented by cybercriminals at its cybersecurity summit in Ahmadi. A number of CEOs, group managers and team leaders, as well as a host of guests and interested parties attended the event held under the patronage and presence of Emad Sultan, CEO of Kuwait Oil […]


Ooredoo Group jumps up the world’s top 50 telecoms brands list

Ooredoo Group has been listed in the Telecoms 300 2019 report as one of the top 50 telecommunications brands in the world, with a brand value of some US$ 3.779 billion. The Qatar-based telecommunications provider jumped to 41st in the Top 50 rankings, from 43rd last year, reporting a growth of 12% in brand value. […]


Leading logistics company expands operations in USA

Posta Plus, a leading provider of domestic and international logistics, courier and mailing services headquartered in Kuwait, has announced its expansion in the United States. The expansion of its operations to New Jersey is significant as it supports the achievement of the company’s vision to enhance its global presence, to be able to offer an […]


SAS named a leader in multimodal PAML solutions by research firm

SAS has been named as a leader in predictive analytics and Machine Learning (PAML) solutions by independent research firm The Forrester Wave. SAS, a leader in analytics, business intelligence and data management software, has been named a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Multimodal Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning Solutions, Q3 2018. The report noted that “SAS […]


Avaya commends Kuwaiti customers at Experience Avaya Kuwait

Avaya has commended the commitment of organisations in Kuwait to driving development of the nation’s knowledge-based economy by leveraging technology. Avaya honoured leading customers for their innovative deployments of its next-generation communications solutions in key industry sectors, including banking, retail, aviation, oil and gas, financial services and healthcare. The customer awards were the highlight of the […]


Ooredoo Kuwait sets up NFV cloud using Huawei and VMware vCloud

VMware announced that Ooredoo Kuwait, a telecommunications provider in the Middle East, has successfully deployed both Network Functions Virtualisation and IT applications on a single, unified cloud based on the VMware vCloud for NFV platform. Ooredoo’s UNIFY initiative is aimed at taking advantage of a software-defined datacentre architecture, and disruptive technologies such as network functions […]


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