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Hoshan Holding partners with Seidor to become the KSA’s first adopter of SAP S4 HANA Public Cloud

Hoshan Holding fuels Digital Transformation by migrating from SAP ECC to SAP S4 HANA Public Cloud. The company will benefit from AI-powered decision-making capabilities, optimised business processes and reduced cost of ownership.  Seidor, a global system integrator that provides SAP consulting services, has announced that Hoshan Holding, widely recognised as one of the largest holding […]


Emirates NBD recognised as best retail bank in the Middle East 

Emirates NBD, a leading financial institution in the Middle East, has bagged four prestigious titles at The Asian Banker’s International Excellence in Retail Financial Services 2019 Awards. Emirates NBD was named Best Retail Bank in the Middle East and Best Retail Bank in the UAE, in recognition of the various milestones achieved by the retail […]


CIB deploys SAS enterprise risk and anti-money laundering platforms

A leading Egyptian bank has implemented enterprise risk and anti-money laundering platforms from SAS to streamline risk management processes and adhere to both local regulations and global standards regarding advanced analytical monitoring and reporting. Commercial International Bank – Egypt (CIB), one of the largest private sector banks in Egypt, has collaborated with SAS, a leader […]


Focus Softnet makes a strong push on cloud strategy

Focus Softnet, the leading software development and enterprise applications provider, has announced a major push on its cloud strategy. This announcement comes as a part of the company’s future plans to migrate all of its products and services and users on the cloud. As part of this initiative, the company has planned a major recruitment […]


Emirates NBD moves to private cloud for always-available banking

The first bank in the Middle East to build a private cloud with cloud-native-like capabilities, Emirates NBD transformed its infrastructure using Red Hat OpenShift, delivering greater value to its customers.


Mimecast helps financial organisations more effectively address supervisory compliance requirements

New supervision service from Mimecast delivers better audit readiness increasing efficiencies, reducing resources required and helping to control costs Mimecast, a leading security and compliance company, has announced the availability of Mimecast Supervision, helping financial services organisations address supervisory compliance requirements, such as SEC, FINRA, FCA and other regulatory constraints. As part of the Mimecast […]


Deloitte and ServiceNow announce new strategic agreement

Deloitte and ServiceNow, a leading enterprise cloud-based provider of digital workflows, have signed a new strategic agreement to accelerate organisations’ enterprise Digital Transformation. Announced at ServiceNow’s Knowledge 2019 conference in Las Vegas, Deloitte and ServiceNow plan to jointly develop, coordinate and bring to market new products, assets and solutions built on the Now Platform to help […]


Pure Storage offers expanded Storage-as-a-Service subscription across hybrid cloud environments

Pure Storage, the data solutions leader that helps innovators build a better world with data, has announced the expansion of its Evergreen Storage Service (ES2) to provide customers with a unified subscription model across hybrid environments. This allows organisations to leverage Pure’s best-in-class storage-as-a-service model on-premises, hosted and in the cloud, without the need to […]


Taking financial advice to the cloud

While banking has gone through some exciting changes in recent years, 2019 may just prove to be pivotal. Accenture believes this year is a potential tipping point for the industry and one key trend is the greater adoption of cloud and data analytics – which will enable retail banks to raise the bar on delivering […]


Emirates NBD offers real-time cash deposit credit to businesses

Emirates NBD has become the first bank in the UAE to offer real time credits on AED cash deposited across its network of more than 240 Smart Cash Deposit Machines (SCDMs). The initiative, which was rolled out in partnership with Transguard, provides Emirates NBD’s corporate clients 24/7 instant access to credit against funds deposited in […]


ManageEngine debuts conversational virtual support agent for its ITSM Solution ServiceDesk Plus

ManageEngine has announced that its flagship IT service management solution ServiceDesk Plus now includes the virtual IT support agent Zia.   ManageEngine, the IT management division of Zoho Corporation, has announced that the cloud version of ServiceDesk Plus, its flagship IT service management solution, now includes Zia, Zoho’s AI assistant as a virtual IT support […]


Avaya partners with Standard Chartered to deliver multi-year client experience transformation

Avaya OneCloud Private solution to deliver seamless, exceptional communications experiences across multiple client touch points. Avaya Holdings Corp is partnering with Standard Chartered to deliver a multi-year client experience transformation project that will enable the bank to more fully align its services with clients’ fast-paced, digitally connected lives. The Avaya OneCloud Private solution enables organisations […]


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