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Al-Jazeera Telecom Deploys Exalt for Gigabit Network Connectivity

Baghdad ISP Uses ExtremeAir Systems to Backhaul Internet Traffic on Key Network Segment CAMPBELL, CA – Exalt Communications, Inc., the leading innovator of next-generation wireless connectivity systems for private networks and Internet infrastructures, today announced that Al-Jazeera Telecom of Baghdad, Iraq has deployed Exalt ExtremeAir all-outdoor microwave backhaul systems to provide Gigabit per-second (Gbps) connectivity to its core Internet network. …

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LinkedIn reaches 300 million members world wide

More than half the LinkedIn visits from UAE are from a mobile device LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD), the world’s largest professional network on the Internet, announced that it has reached 300 million members in more than 200 countries and territories. The company has added more than 23 million members since its last announcement on February 6, 2014. The United Arab Emirates was …

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KSA & UAE travellers are top mobile online users in Middle East

50% of Saudi Arabian and 35% of UAE travellers use smart phones to access online services The Arabian Travel Market’s (ATM) Travel Technology Theatre which runs alongside the ATM exhibition from Monday 5 to Thursday 8 May 2014 at the Dubai World Trade Centre, will focus its attention on the effect mobile and internet penetration is having on the regional …

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SAMENA Council Recommends Key Principles for Global Internet Governance at the NETMundial Conference in Brazil

Global Multistakeholder meeting on the future of Internet Governance to focus on crafting key fundamental principles and proposing a roadmap for its further evolution In line with its continuing efforts to contribute towards improving and advancing a global Internet Governance model based on a multi-stakeholder approach, the SAMENA Council shared its recommendations to the NETMundial conference, Sao Paulo, Brazil, from …

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Wataniya Telecom sponsors Kuwait Social Media Summit

Features two extensive workshops by renowned international and regional experts The second annual Kuwait Social Media Summit launches tomorrow at the JW Marriot Hotel, sponsored by Wataniya Telecom, a member of Ooredoo Group. The two-day event features a variety of lectures and workshops by renowned international and regional experts. Targeting government officials, business owners and marketers among other professionals, the …

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Ericsson: Cloud Transformation, a key enabler of the networked society

As a part of its participation at Cloud World Forum MENA 2014, Ericsson discussed the opportunities enabled by the Cloud in light with the significant transformation of the Information and Telecommunication Technology (ICT) industry in the Middle East Region. Ericsson highlighted the “Real time cloud environment” and the role it plays to enable the smart city all the way to …

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Trend of the day on Twitter: iTECH Gulf 2014

iTECH Gulf 2014, the inaugural IT and ICT forum and exhibition held in Bahrain last week, was the most talked about event on the net in the GCC on 10 April, 2014, according to Eventifier, a leading archive website. The trending topic on Twitter travelled fast across various platforms as people tweeted, instagrammed, and selfied the show on the net. …

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TMT Innovation Award shortlists for Middle East North Africa announced

Seven companies have been selected for the shortlist for the TMT Innovation Award 2014 for TMT Finance MENA 2014 Awards, recognising outstanding telecom, media and technology (TMT) companies, financial institutions and advisers. Regional telecom operators Etisalat of UAE, Ooredoo of Qatar and Zain of Kuwait were selected for products and services in super-fast broadband, content and mobile applications, and 4G …

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Vodafone discusses Smart Cities at the Arab Future Cities Summit

Vodafone Qatar presented its updated view on Smart Cities at the Arab Future Cities Summit. Vodafone , the world’s recognised leader in Machine to Machine (M2M) services, which underpin Smart Cities, shared its view on the responsibility of the telecommunications operator in ensuring a secure environment in the implementation of Smart City applications. George Galica, Head of Business Solutions at …

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New GIS Smartphone App Launched by NCSI at COMEX 2014

The COMEX 2014 exhibition, which opened its doors at Oman International Exhibition Centre on April 7, features a comprehensive presence from The National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI). At the exhibition, NCSI has unveiled an all new smartphone App called GIS (Geographic Information System) contains interactive digital maps and satellite imagery that allow users to access population figures and …

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