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Huawei and Mediapro team up to provide AR and VR over 5G networks

Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, and Barcelona-based multimedia communications giant, Mediapro, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate in the distribution of Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) over 5G networks. The MoU took place at the Middle East Huawei 5G Ecosystem […]


Smart Dubai announces UAEPASS as strategic partner during GITEX launch

Smart Dubai, in partnership with the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA), has inaugurated UAEPASS, a National Digital Identity and Signature Solution, in collaboration with Abu Dhabi’s Smart Solutions & Services Authority; and the Dubai Electronic Security Centre (DESC), as a strategic partner. The launch took place at a press conference held at Smart Dubai’s pavilion during […]


du and Nokia demonstrate new 5G use case with VR football game

UAE telecommunications service provider – du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company, and Nokia successfully demonstrate 5G capabilities through a Virtual Reality (VR) game at GITEX Technology Week 2018 in Dubai. Visitors at the event are able to experience the high speed and low latency of 5G through a football-related VR game. The demo showcases the […]


ManageEngine strengthens endpoint security with Desktop Central

ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, has announced the launch of voice assistant and geo-fencing features for Desktop Central, its unified endpoint security and management solution. Available immediately, the latest version of Desktop Central allows IT teams to manage endpoints via voice commands from the solution’s mobile app. This version includes a geo-fencing feature that closes IT […]


Ring partners with PRO TECHnology to make homes safer in Gulf region

Ring, a leader in neighbourhood security, has announced that it has partnered with PRO TECHnology, a leading provider of exceptional innovative IT solutions in the Gulf region at GITEX 2018. The partnership will help Ring foray and expand its reach across the regional market offering residential real estate developers and homeowners Ring’s innovative home security […]


Canon unveils regional findings of Office Insights 2018

Canon Middle East has announced the findings of its Office Insights 2018 research, which reveals that Middle Eastern businesses are rapidly investing in cloud and mobile solutions at a rate far surpassing other EMEA markets. With a focus on the evolution of the digital workplace and addressing the business challenges identified in the research report, […]


Autonomous taxi and 5G powered flying car unveiled at GITEX 2018

GITEX Technology Week 2018 has witnessed astounding future tech ushering in the new era of future urbanism. The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) exhibited the region’s first ‘autonomous taxi’, in line with Dubai’s ambition of becoming the world’s smartest city. The technology underscores RTA’s commitment to enhance the Dubai Government Strategy to convert 25% of […]


Avaya demonstrates UC diversity at GITEX Technology Week 2018

Avaya Holdings Corp. is demonstrating the diverse capabilities of its Avaya Vantage device to connect people in new ways at GITEX Technology Week. One application being shown is the ability for simultaneous live voice translation which can be used to empower the Expo’s 25 million international visitors, speaking more than 1,000 languages, to easily and […]


InfiNet Wireless to unveil Spectral Efficient Solution at GITEX 2018

Latest point-to-point (PTP) solution has capacity of up to 450 Mbps in just 40 MHz, and a processing power of 800,000 packets per second. InfiNet Wireless, a global leader in fixed broadband wireless connectivity, has announced its plans to participate in GITEX Technology Week, to be held in Dubai from October 14 to 18. On […]


How Microsoft is preparing for the smart city network of the future

Joachim Wuilmet, Head of Customer Marketing and Communications, MEA at Nokia, discusses how the smart city of the future will enhance public safety. Q: Can you tell us about Nokia’s work with Needa? A: Nedaa is an operator which runs its own communication network dedicated for the Dubai government, to make Dubai safe and smart. […]


The intelligent edge connecting the mobile world

Data governance is an opportunity, not a threat, according to Lars Kolendorf, Director, Solutions and Verticals, EMEA at Aruba. Q: What is Aruba’s focus for GITEX this year? A: Aruba focuses on what we call the intelligent edge. Everybody is moving to a mobile new world where they want to work everywhere. From Aruba’s point […]


Linksys mesh makes waves across UAE, securing market share

A dynamic home Wi-Fi solution that extends 100 percent connectivity to every corner of the home is among Linksys® innovations on show at GITEX Technology Week 2017. Linksys Velop is the mesh system that is recognised for its strong performance, simple setup and elegant design. Linksys® – a leader in home and business networking solutions […]


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