Science & Tech

Emirates pilots start simulator training on the GAA A330 FFS 7000 series

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain, 26 September 2012: Gulf Aviation Academy (GAA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company, announced signing a training agreement with Emirates Airlines. Starting in September 2012, GAA will deliver aviation training services and facilities for Emirates Airlines flight crew. The training is being conducted at the Academy’s facility in Muharraq, and the Emirates Airlines …

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SABIC signs research agreement with University of Cambridge to develop innovative solutions for community benefit

The Saudi Basic Industries Corporation ( SABIC ) signed a multiyear strategic agreement with the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, UK, on September 24 to mutually develop advanced technologies into innovative solutions, with a clear focus on meeting key market objectives and the demands of the global community. The agreement, which was signed in the presence of Mohamed Al-Mady, SABIC …

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UAE inks Air Services Agreement with Burundi

Dubai, UAE: The United Arab Emirates represented by the General Civil Aviation Authority has signed an air services Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and initialed an Air Services Agreement (ASA) with the Government of the Burundi. The agreement was initialed by Ms. Laila Ali Bin Hareb Executive Director of Strategy and International Affairs at GCAA, and H.E Albert Maniratunga, Director General …

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Nominum™ Launches World’s Most Extensive Application Platform and Ecosystem for Network Operators

N2 platform enables rapid deployment of differentiated applications for network operators and their hundreds of millions of business and consumer subscribers worldwide. Nominum, the world’s leading provider of integrated subscriber, network and security solutions for network operators, today announced the Nominum™ N2 Platform™ and the Nominum IDEAL™ ecosystem. Nominum’s software currently processes over one trillion queries per day at over 140 network …

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EVault Partners with ASBISC for Distribution to Eastern Europe and the Middle East

Collaboration Significantly Expands EVault’s Reach in Delivering Backup and Recovery Services to EMEA Growth Markets EVault, Inc., a Seagate Company (NASDAQ:STX), and ASBISC Enterprises PLC (WSE:ASBIS), an expert in IT distribution in EMEA markets, today announced that ASBISC has joined the EVault® Partner Program, and will be distributing EVault cloud-connected™ backup and recovery products and services across Eastern Europe and the Middle East. …

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UAE’s Potential to Emerge as Preferred Destination for Higher Education Showcased at Dublin Conference

DIAC Recommends Success Formula of Due Diligence, Measured Beginning and Gradual Growth Plan to Higher Education Branch Campuses. Stringent due diligence procedures, including in-depth market research and the acquisition of regional knowledge, are essential considerations when setting up branch campuses of higher education institutions. Academic institutions are also advised to adopt a measured pace initially,  offering only well-known programmes with …

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Virtual Vision Qualifies for the Microsoft Cloud Accelerate Program

Virtual Vision earns distinction through demonstrated technology success and customer commitment. Virtual Vision (Al-Kam Trading Company LLC), today announced it has qualified as a member of the Microsoft Cloud Accelerate program by demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft’s customers evolving needs in today’s dynamic cloud marketplace. To qualify for the Cloud Accelerate program, partners must successfully demonstrate their cloud services …

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Spectrami to showcase its wide portfolio of Enterprise Security and PAS Solutions at Gitex

– Leading value added distributor Spectrami to display an array of enterprise security and storage solutions during Gitex Technology Week 2012 – Dubai based leading value added distributors, Spectrami today announced its participation in one of the world’s biggest ICT show – GITEX Technology Week 2012 which will be held at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Dubai from …

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The WISE Awards Honor World’s Best Initiatives in Innovative Education

Six projects from around the world are awarded for their transformative impact on education and society The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) announces six groundbreaking projects from around the world as Winners of the 2012 WISE Awards under the theme “Transforming Education”. Now in their fourth year, the WISE Awards identify, showcase and promote innovative educational projects from all …

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Xaxis Debuts Comprehensive Ad Buying and Analytics Solution With Support for Facebook® Exchange, Facebook’s New Real-Time-Bidding System

Xaxis Debuts Comprehensive Ad Buying and Analytics Solution With Support for Facebook® Exchange, Facebook’s New Real-Time-Bidding System Enables Advertisers to Buy Facebook Display Inventory as an Integrated Part of their Global RTB Programs; New Xaxis Social Analytics Suite Provides Robust Performance and Attribution Data for FBX Campaigns Xaxis, the world’s largest audience buying company, announced today the launch of support for …

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