DSCD partner with Etisalat to deliver Sharjah Census 2015


Agreement will ensure census project executed to the highest standards. Sharjah – The Department of Statistics and Community Development (DSCD), who oversee the Sharjah Census 2015, have signed an agreement with Etisalat who will provide the ICT infrastructure for the census project. The agreement will help accelerate the pace of work on Sharjah Census 2015, ensure it is delivered in ...

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Building Smart Cities With The Power Of Cloud


Use of cloud computing and analytics to help create smarter cities. Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has been a key enabler to drive productivity, improve collaboration and accelerate innovation. Large-scale infrastructure-driven projects have been the key growth drivers for cloud computing, big data and analytics. Leading IT solution providers are developing their technology and experimenting with cloud based computing solutions ...

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Qatar career fair participates in international symposium


QCF Presents Pioneering Study on Career Guidance in Qatar to Global Audience. Qatar Career Fair (QCF), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) , recently took part in the International Centre for Career Development and Public Policy (ICCDPP) 2015 Symposium. Held from 14 to 17 June in Iowa, USA, leading career guidance and development organisations ...

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Honeywell and Microsoft collaborate to strengthen user experience for enterprise-grade mobile devices in MENA region


New Mobile Computer From Honeywell Equipped With Windows® Embedded 8.1 Handheld Platform. Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has joined with Microsoft Corp. to deliver the Windows Embedded 8.1 Handheld platform to Honeywell ‘s latest mobile solution, the Dolphin™ 75e mobile computer. By taking advantage of this latest operating system, enterprise companies in manufacturing, retail, and transport and logistics can enhance security, improve ...

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du & Huawei Collaborate to Build Customer Centric Mobile Broadband Network in UAE

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Dubai – du and its strategic partner, Huawei — a leading global ICT solutions provider–have unveiled plans for a cooperation that will see the two companies build the region’s most advanced Mobile Broadband (MBB) Network, offering innovative evolutionary architecture ensuring the best possible user experience. The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed today between Marwan BinShakar, Vice President Mobile Access ...

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du customers can now charge games and applications from Google Play direct to their phone bill


Buy online through Google Play without using a credit card. Dubai – Starting today, du ‘s customers can charge purchases from Google Play™ direct to their du bill without having to use their bank cards online. The process known as direct operator billing, brings greater convenience for consumers making online purchases on their mobile devices. Jawad Shaikh, Executive Vice President, ...

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Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority Partners with Pacific Controls Cloud Services


Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority ( DSOA ), the regulatory body of Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), Dubai’s integrated free zone technology park, has signed an agreement with Pacific Controls Cloud Services (PCCS) for the adoption and delivery of their cloud services. Cloud promises to revolutionize the future of IT service delivery by enabling a faster and more flexible way to meet ...

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Help AG’s Clean Sweep at Regional ICT Awards Highlights Growing Importance of IT Security in Middle East


In an unprecedented display of dominance in the IT solutions and services domain, Help AG has been named as the ‘Systems Integrator of the Year’ by Channel Middle East, Network Middle East and Reseller Middle East – three of the region’s most prestigious IT publications. The ceremonies, held between April and June 2015, recognized the IT security company as the ...

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Almost 9 in 10 UAE professionals interested in a job change


New research from LinkedIn reveals findings into UAE talent trends More than 60 per cent are searching for jobs online LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD), the world’s largest professional network, has announced the findings of its 2015 Talent Trends survey into the experiences and perceptions of candidates as they search for jobs, and the factors that will make them consider a new role. ...

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Emerging M2M and IoT Solutions in Saudi Arabia: How Can Telcos Capitalize on Growing Opportunities?


The popularity of machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) applications is growing across Saudi organizations, especially with the increasing number of offerings emerging from systems integrators and telcos. That’s the opinion of global ICT consulting firm International Data Corporation, whose latest industry research indicates that the solutions vary from horizontal offerings such as fleet management to vertical-specific services such ...

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