Sunday , 16 December 2018

Tag Archives: IT

Big data for development

By SciDev.Net The volume and variety of digital data have grown in recent years, as have analytics capacities — a phenomenon dubbed ‘big data’. What drives the promise of big data, what are the risks and criticisms, and how can development benefit from the ‘data revolution’? This Spotlight presents an in-depth analysis including opinions, facts and figures, and key resources. …

Read More »

Canon Emirates to showcase innovative security solutions as sponsor of IT Security Roadshow 2014

Showcase to underline business value of document security and reducing environmental impact through MPS and technology advancements Canon Emirates, a subsidiary of Canon ME, a world leader in imaging solutions, is a platinum sponsor of the region’s annual IDC IT Security Roadshow 2014, and will showcase the advanced technology safeguards available to businesses and the value of Managed Print Service …

Read More »

Internet, smartphones, and social networks penetration in the MENA region in 2013

Media, content and technology research specialists at IPSOS, the leading research agency in MENA, which has covered 20 MENA countries for over 25 years, prepared a study compiling the figures related to internet penetration, smartphones penetration, and social network penetration in the MENA region in 2013.   Internet penetration From an internet population (those accessible to the internet) of 1.9 …

Read More »

Symantec: “Simple njRAT Fuels Nascent Middle East Cybercrime Scene”

Majority of njRAT C&C servers are found in the Middle East and North Africa Symantec (http://www.symantec.com)  has observed the growth of indigenous groups of attackers in the Middle East, centered around a simple piece of malware known as njRAT (http://bit.ly/1i1Ps9m). While njRAT is similar in capability to many other remote access tools (RATs), what is interesting about this malware is …

Read More »

OutSystems Announces Platinum Sponsorship of the Gartner Symposium/ ITxpo 2014

Leading Technology Solutions Supplier Will Present Middle East Case Studies OutSystems, a leading technology supplier for the development of enterprise applications, has announced their platinum sponsorship of the Gartner Symposium in Dubai, which is one of the world’s most important gathering of CIOs and senior IT executives. Gartner Symposium/ ITxpo 2014 aims to deliver independent and objective content with the …

Read More »

Eye-Fi Partners with StreamPort Media to Release Mobi in the UAE

Eye-Fi, the global market leader for wireless SD memory cards, has partnered with StreamPort Media , a local distributor to release its product Mobi – a memory card that turns standard cameras into connected devices enabling photos and videos to be transferred wirelessly to a mobile device for immediate upload on social media and email – in the United Arab …

Read More »

Interactive Intelligence Participates as Platinum Sponsor of Gartner Symposium/ IT Expo 2014 in Dubai

Interactive Intelligence Group Inc. (Nasdaq: ININ), a global provider of software and services designed to improve the customer experience, today announced that it has signed up as a ‘Platinum Sponsor’ of the upcoming Gartner Symposium/ IT Expo that will take place in Dubai between 1-3 April, 2014. The company will use the event as a platform to expose its brand …

Read More »

FBI’s Former Cyber Chief Chairs Cyber Security Summit in Abu Dhabi

Lt. Col. Faisal Mohamed Al Shimmari of Abu Dhabi Police GHQ. Abu Dhabi — Don Codling, former Cyber Security Chief and 23-year veteran of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), will chair the third annual Cyber Security for Energy and Utilities Summit in Abu Dhabi. Taking place from March 23rd to the 26th, the two-day conference and the workshops in …

Read More »

Microsoft in collaboration with ADSIC, showcases latest technology solutions in-line with IT industry megatrends at Open Door 2014

Main highlights of Open Door 2014 include the introduction of Windows 8.1 update across a range of devices, new Consumer and Line-of-Business Apps Windows Intune, as well as the new Microsoft Cloud OS Abu Dhabi, 12th March 2014 — Microsoft UAE in collaboration with Abu Dhabi Systems and Information Centre (ADSIC), has introduced its latest innovative solutions at the Open …

Read More »

Windows XP End-of-Support to Leave Middle East’s Large User Base Extremely Vulnerable to Attack, Warns Security Expert

XP users are already at 400% greater security risk than Windows 8.1 users; Help AG Warns that this high risk percentage is only set to rise dramatically post April 2014 Preceding Microsoft’s imminent discontinuation of support for its hugely popular XP operating system (OS) on 8 April 2014, Help AG, a leading information security services and solutions provider in the …

Read More »