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stc Group showcases digital medical solutions

stc Group has participated in the Arab Health 2023 conference and exhibition to demonstrate its new digital medical solutions. This included Holo Doctor – a service that offers remote medical consultations through diagnosis and treatment dispensing by linking the patient to the doctor in the virtual SEHA hospital. In addition to showcasing how to use […]


Grapheast wins Partner of The Year 2022 award from Adobe

Grapheast, a leading Value-Added Distributor, has won the prestigious Partner of the Year 2022 award from Adobe. The win recognises the comprehensive role of Grapheast in providing key government, corporate, education, O&G, healthcare, finance and banking sectors with cutting-edge value-added solutions to help accelerate Digital Transformation goals. Grapheast also won the award for its proactive […]


Securing the Digital Qatar’s Economy in the Smart Connected World

Qatar is amid rapid digital growth across all industries included as part of preparations for the FIFA World Cup 2022. In line with Qatar national vision 2030, public and private enterprises have accelerated their digital transformation & innovation and are committed to transforming the country into a digital economy – making Qatar a digital hub […]


NEFC Group deploys Infor ERP to transform operations in UAE and Ethiopia

Infor, an industry cloud company, has announced that NEFC Group, a UAE-based holding company that operates dealerships supplying machinery and heavy equipment for sectors including construction, power generation, automotive and agriculture in the Horn of Africa, has deployed Infor M3 – a powerful equipment-focused enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, to help it gain greater control […]


Four macro trends that will shape Digital Transformation in 2023

Understanding the possibilities of the year ahead can be difficult and organisations scramble to decipher the trends that will catapult their Digital Transformation in the next 12 months. In this article, Mark Ackerman, Area VP for Middle East and Africa at ServiceNow, offers four major macro trends that organisations should consider for their digital investments. […]


AI expert downplays fears of ChatGPT misuse

The Chairman of the Artificial Intelligence Committee at the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) in Qatar, Hassan Jassim Al Sayed, has downplayed fears over the misuse of ChatGPT by students.  Concerns have been raised in solving their assignments and writing research papers as they depend on information already available to the public on […]


eFinance signs partnership MoU with F5 to protect and optimise Egypt’s Digital Transformation priorities

eFinance has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with F5, a multi-cloud application services and security specialist, to help protect and optimise Egypt’s Digital Transformation priorities. eFinance, a partner of choice for Egypt’s growing digital economy and financial transformation, as well as in-country public cloud provider, is now set to offer F5’s extensive solutions portfolio […]


Yahoo most impersonated brand in Q4 2022 phishing attacks

Check Point Research (CPR), the Threat Intelligence arm of Check Point Software Technologies, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions globally, has published its Brand Phishing Report for Q4 2022. The report highlights the brands that were most frequently imitated by cybercriminals in their attempts to steal individuals’ personal information or payment credentials during October, November and […]


Research reveals security lacks attention at board-level

New research from Trellix, a cybersecurity company delivering the future of extended detection and response (XDR), reveals a disconnect between cybersecurity professionals and senior management.  Despite widespread board-level ownership of cyber-risk, almost half (42%) of UAE cybersecurity professionals say the board doesn’t pay sufficient attention to digital security. This points to a concerning trend that cybersecurity […]


Acronis finds average cost of data breaches expected to surpass US$5 million per incident this year

Acronis has released its cyberthreats report which delves into the cyberthreat landscape – in particular, ransomware threats, phishing, malicious websites, software vulnerabilities and a security forecast for the months ahead. Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, released its latest cyberthreats and trends report for the second half of 2022 which found that phishing and […]


Big drop in ransomware payments revealed but ‘highly concentrated’ core of attackers keeps active

A new report reveals a dramatic drop in ransomware payments but warns a core group of attackers remains ‘highly concentrated’. The latest Crypto Crime Report by Chainalysis says that in 2022, total ransomware revenue fell to its lowest in three years. And while attackers still received at least US$456.8 million, this represents a huge 40.3% […]


Saudi Lime selects Infor Cloud to help drive Digital Transformation strategy

Infor, an industry cloud company, has announced that Saudi Lime Industries Co (SLIC), a Saudi Arabia-based producer and supplier of limestone products, has selected Infor CloudSuite Industrial Enterprise powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS), to help simplify and automate its business and processes. Infor CloudSuite Industrial Enterprise, a powerful composable platform-based ERP solution preconfigured for […]


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