Thursday , 21 November 2019

ICT

UAE Cybersecurity Threat Landscape “More Intense and Complex Than Ever”

New survey among top IT decision-makers highlights growing threats and need for action New findings revealed ahead of this month’s IDC Summit in Dubai. 81% of surveyed IT decision-makers believed their organization was more vulnerable than ever to cybersecurity threats. Only 8% confident their organisation has consistent IT security measures across entire IT network. 82% ranked their organisation’s vulnerability to …

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The Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee signs a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning of The Republic of Korea

With an aim to focus on the cooperation in the fields of science, technology and ICT between the UAE and Korea In a step to advance the cooperation between the government of Abu Dhabi and the Republic of Korea in the field of science and technology, the Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee (TDC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) …

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IBM Expands Middle East and African Presence with Cairo Digital Sales Center

New Egyptian facility to transform digital client engagement IBM (NYSE: IBM) today launched the IBM Middle East and Africa Digital Sales Center in Cairo.  The center, which represents a $3 million  investment by IBM, is part of a broader three year agreement with the Egyptian government in which IBM will create jobs and work with clients to transform using cloud, …

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The UN’s 2015 World Summit Award – mobile content concludes by honoring 48 Global ICT innovators

Hosted by Abu Dhabi Systems and Information Centre Al Mansoori: Abu Dhabi ideal platform to celebrate and honor ingenuity Abu Dhabi – 40 winning international teams of the 2014 World Summit Award (WSA) and eight 2015 WSA Mobile global Champions were honored for their pioneering innovation in the field of mobile content during the awards ceremony of the highly acclaimed …

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Dream of remote internet connections still up in the air

There’s no shortage of ideas for getting internet to people in developing countries, specially remoter areas. But will they work? Gareth Willmer investigates. New technologies using balloons, drones and unusual satellites have been tested in recent years with the aim of improving global access to high-speed internet. The hope is that some of these innovative technologies could help narrow and …

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Batelco Continues its Fiber Optic Network Expansion

Superfast Broadband now available in Riffa Manama, Bahrain: Batelco, the Kingdom’s only provider of Broadband over a fiber network continues to expand its network to reach more and more customers all over Bahrain. As part of its Fiber Network programme, Batelco is now providing Superfast Broaband over its new Fiber Network in Riffa. The new network enables Batelco to deliver …

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Dubai 360 launches the world’s first online interactive city tour

Experience the city’s renowned landmarks and exclusive locations with the click of a button At midnight on January 19, 2015, Dubai 360 officially launched www.Dubai360.com with the first of its kind online interactive tour. The site allows viewers to explore every angle of the city from the comfort of their own home, providing a first-hand experience that has never been …

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Gulf Air Awarded at MEET ICT 2014 Recognition Awards

National carrier Gulf Air ‘s Electronic Flight Bagswere recognized lastmonthat the MEET ICT 2014 Recognition Awards, receiving a MEET ICT Excellence award for bestmobile application. Receiving the award from Bahrain’s Minister of Transportation and Communication H.E. Kamal Bin Ahmed Mohammed, Gulf AirDirector of Information Technology Dr Jassim Haji said, “On behalf of the entire Gulf Air family, I am honored …

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Prologix unveils plans to become premium provider of Cloud-based Infrastructure Management Services (IMS)

Prologix has aligned itself to become a key provider of Managed Services, Cloud-based solutions and Network & Application Security for SMBs and Enterprises in the year 2015. Prologix LLC is a trusted System Integrator (SI) operating in the Middle East from the time they opened their first office in Dubai almost a decade and a half ago, now with operations …

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Leaders of the Muslim World Dominate Top Twitter Rankings

The Digital Policy Council’s latest research observes five out of the Top 15 Heads of State who tweet stem from predominantly Muslim nations. Washington, D.C. Jan 1, 2015 The Digital Policy Council (DPC) released its fifth annual ranking of world leaders’ use of Twitter. DPC’s latest report indicates almost stagnant growth in the number of heads of state on this …

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