Tuesday , 25 September 2018

Tag Archives: ICT

Huawei Promotes Tourism in Egypt through Mobile Technology Innovation

In an effort to further promote tourism in Egypt Huawei has chosen both the pyramids as well as Omar Khairat as the launch main attractions for the company’s flagship Mate 8 and Huawei Watch. With presence of dignitaries from around the world the launch event provided an exquisite experience to the attendees and a chance to sample Egypt old meets …

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WiMAX rates in the Arab World: Libya has the lowest rates, while the UAE has the highest

In a new report, the Arab Advisors Group analyzed the residential WiMAX broadband rates in seven Arab countries (Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and the UAE). WiMAX is one of the fixed broadband technologies deployed in the Arab region. By December 2015, WiMAX networks were commercially deployed in seven Arab countries. The report analyses residential WiMAX broadband rates …

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ICT Health showcases cloud services to empower digital health communities

ICT Health, the region’s most awarded clinical technology systems integrator, today announced its plan to launch a set of cloud services that monetizes collaboration between care stakeholders whilst helping care providers virtually engage their patients. Traditionally, most hospitals have focused on adopting Health IT to drive efficiencies through process automation in the hope of improved clinical and financial outcomes. However, …

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Abu Dhabi website for visitors now available in 10 languages

Dutch now added to Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority website to aid visitors. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; 28 January 2016: Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has added yet another language to its online destination resource www.visitabudhabi.ae meaning the portal can now be read in 10 different languages around the world. Dutch has now been …

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Opportunities for IT Sector in Delivering Smart Government Initiatives to 85% of UAE Residents Online

Over 37 government entities showcased smart platforms and services at GITEX 2015. STME, the Middle East’s leading IT solutions provider and systems integrator (SI), headquartered in Dubai is seeing increasing collaboration with government and public sector entities in the UAE. According to Google’s global interactive tool, Consumer Barometer around 85% of UAE residents access the internet through their smart phones …

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TechAccess Joins Huawei Regional Partner Network

Agreement covers wide breadth of Huawei enterprise ICT solutions in multiple verticals across the GCC and beyond. Dubai, UAE – Huawei –a leading global ICT solutions provider–has announced a new partnership agreement with TechAccess–a leading regional Value Added IT distributor headquartered in Dubai, UAE. TechAccess (TA) is a well-known player in the IT distribution landscape in MENA and maintains a …

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Deloitte: Beyond “Big Data”, it is time to think about “iData”

Deloitte: The digitization of industries points to a future where the consumer is more relevant than ever. The rapid pace of digitization means that the world today is markedly different to 20 years ago when only 1% of the global population had an internet connection. Forty percent of people around the world had access to the internet in 2015, and …

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3D printing ready to reshape home building

By Anielle Gueddes – Sci.Dev.Net The technology could bring about the fastest, cheapest and greenest construction ever seen, says Anielle Guedes. Optimists tend to envision a future with perfectly automated cities, full of technology and without poverty or hunger. Most tend not to think of the path needed to create this new urban fabric, as if it will miraculously emerge …

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Gartner Says Smart Cities Will Use 1.6 Billion Connected Things in 2016

Smart Commercial Buildings to Lead with 518 Million Connected Things in Use in 2016. Gartner, Inc. estimates that 1.6 billion connected things will be used by smart cities* in 2016, an increase of 39 percent from 2015 (see Table 1). “Smart commercial buildings will be the highest user of Internet of Things (IoT) until 2017, after which smart homes will …

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20 African ICT experts to take part in Seeds For The Future offered by Huawei in China

Twenty senior technical experts from the AU Commission, Regional Economic Communities, Associations of Regulators and AU Specialized institutions will take part in the training program “Seeds For The Future” organized by Huawei at its Headquarters in China. The training focus on ICT policies and regulations under the program “Seeds for the Future” for two weeks. At the ceremony held today …

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