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Tag Archives: Digital Economy

Etisalat highlights role of 5G in empowering the digital economy at MoE workshop

It is expected that the telecom sector contribution will grow to $4.8 trillion (4.8 per cent of GDP) by 2023. Etisalat highlighted the role of 5G in empowering the digital economy during a workshop held by Ministry of Economy in Abu Dhabi today. Dr Ahmed Bin Ali, Group Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Etisalat, was speaking at a workshop focused …

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MENA businesses will have to re-invent their IT strategies to survive in a digital economy, say Equinix experts

Equinix introduces ‘Interconnection Oriented Architecture™’ at GITEX to help companies migrate to the Cloud. Dubai, UAE – Equinix, the global interconnection and data center company, is showcasing solutions that can help MENA businesses digitally transform, at GITEX Technology Week, from 16th until the 20th of October. As we enter the Interconnected Era, Chief Information Officers (CIOs) are facing new challenges. …

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UAE’s Digital Economy Risks Competitive Advantage Without Modernized Information Management

Middle East Data Center Market to Top USD 5 Billion by 2019: Gartner. The UAE’s Digital Economy risks losing its competitive advantage under a tsunami of data, unless businesses adopt advanced information management, industry experts announced today. Businesses using modern data centers – which can be scalable, software-defined, and use high-performance flash storage – are able to analyse massive amounts …

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Middle East Connected Sports Can Win in the Digital Economy

Worldwide Big-Data Market Predicted to Grow Six Times Faster Than General IT. SAP HANA Platform Running on Intel Provides Real-Time Analytics for Transforming Player, Fan, Media, and Venue Experience. Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Connected sports will be the pioneering vertical for Middle East digital transformation, as big-data solutions can transform the player, fan, media and venue experience, industry heavyweights …

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Middle East and Africa to Spend USD 600 Million on Technology by 2016, Boosting Students’ Digital Economy Skills

Interactive Displays and Video Collaboration Facilitate More Engaged Learning. Middle East students will have the skills to succeed in the digital economy, as the region’s educational investment in audiovisual technology is set to top USD 600 million by 2016, industry experts announced today. Governments, schools, and universities in the Middle East are embracing digital technology such as whiteboards, interactive displays …

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Huawei Launches 2015 Global Connectivity Index for Countries: Benchmarking Digital Economy Transformation

Huawei released its 2015 Global Connectivity Index (GCI) for countries, benchmarking 50 economies in terms of connectivity, ICT usage, and digital transformation, providing an indicator of which countries are best poised for development and growth, and an ICT planning reference for policymakers looking to embrace the digital economy. The 2015 edition of the GCI sees a more comprehensive and advanced …

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Greenstone Equity Partners announce collaboration with Middle East Venture Partners to support the growth of the Middle East’s Digital Economy

Greenstone Equity Partners , one of the largest independent fund placement firms in the Middle East, has entered into a partnership with Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP), the largest independent venture capital firm in the Middle East, to raise capital for their MEVF II fund aimed at driving the growth of the Middle East’s digital economy. Under the new collaboration, …

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