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Abu Dhabi DoE promotes Abu Dhabi Socioeconomic Module at GITEX 2021

The Abu Dhabi Department of Energy’s (DoE) commitment to leave no one behind as it works to support the transition of the UAE capital’s energy sector is one of the key elements it is highlighting as it takes part in GITEX Technology Week 2021, currently underway in Dubai, under the umbrella of Abu Dhabi Digital […]


UAE’s Emarat transforms connectivity experiences for customers and staff with Aruba’s WAN edge technologies

Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, has announced that UAE fuel service-station operator Emarat is set to optimise its wireless, wired and WAN infrastructure with Aruba technology and introduce automated, cloud-native Edge Computing for an all-round enhanced user experience. Emarat has been serving customers across the UAE for four decades with a focus on delivering […]


Zero Trust or just untrustworthy? Exploring Zero Trust fears

Zero Trust is a strategy where you assume you’ve been breached and operate as though attackers already have access to your environment. Trevor Dearing, EMEA Director of Technology at Illumio, clears up some of the general fears surrounding this approach to cybersecurity. Even before the pandemic, implementing Zero Trust architecture was at the top of […]


How CIOs can use enterprise architecture to guide and de-risk cloud migration journeys

Migrating to the cloud as part of an organisation’s Digital Transformation journey has become the norm in the modern world, but doing it safely and successfully is crucial. Michael D’Onofrio, CEO, Orbus Software, discusses how to achieve a successful migration to the cloud and why building a detailed integration architecture from the ground up – […]


Rewriting the rules on resilient infrastructure

Taking the right steps to forming a reliable Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery strategy are firmly placed at the heart of many boardroom discussions. Steve Blow, EMEA Sales Engineering Manager at Zerto, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, discusses the importance of building a stronger line of defence when it comes to cybersecurity, and why a […]


Changing the world with sustainable business practices

Organisations have had to reassess their consumption strategies to ensure they can make more sustainable choices when managing and storing data. Marco Fanizzi, Vice President and General Manager EMEA at Commvault, offers his advice for organisations to develop more environmentally friendly business practices and make better and greener decisions. It’s no longer possible to ignore […]


The democratisation of the workplace through Edge Computing

Digital Transformation of traditional business processes is taking place across the data centre sector and Edge Computing is a fundamental contributor to this overhaul. Rick Vanover, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Veeam, explains why this technology is critical to ensuring a seamless transition from the traditional workplace setting to the future of work. It’s […]


The journey from tech side project to Return on Investment

With so many technology solutions on the market today, business leaders must decide where to invest their budgets to ensure they achieve Return on Investment. Dave Russell, Vice President of Enterprise Strategy at Veeam, talks us through some of the key aspects to consider when looking to establish more advanced business operations and ensure a […]


Reaping business value from Big Data

Big data is a combination of structured, semi-structured and unstructured data collected by organisations that can be mined for information and used in Machine Learning projects, predictive modelling and other advanced analytics applications. Industry experts look at how enterprise IT is using Big Data to glean information that can be applied to improve business performance […]


Editor’s Question: How can CIOs embrace the work from anywhere model?

Finally, there is a light at the end of the pandemic tunnel. As countries get closer to the easing of lockdowns and social restrictions, many organisations are starting to look forward to welcoming employees and clients back to the office. But if enterprise organisations are thinking that this is the end of working from home, […]


Security planning on a budget for CISOs

CISOs are under more pressure than ever to ensure their organisations thrive in order to survive, and investing in the right technology has a key part to play. David Higgins, EMEA Technical Director, CyberArk, offers his best practice advice and says that a massive budget increase isn’t required, but a change of approach. CISOs, security […]


Overcoming common email security misconceptions

As workforces adapt to the new work from home model, it has never been more important for organisations to invest in their email security. Brian Pinnock, Cybersecurity Expert, Mimecast, discusses the stark findings behind the company’s research that reveal just how important it is to ensure email security is up to scratch. The past 18 […]