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Orange, a key player engaged in the digital transformation in Africa and the Middle East, launches its first “Orange Digital Centre” in Tunisia

Orange (www.Orange.com) is launching the “Orange Digital Centre” today in Tunis, a place built around a completely new concept and entirely dedicated to innovation. Attending the launch are Anouar Maarouf, Tunisian Minister of Communication Technologies and the Digital Economy, Abdelkoddous Saadaoui, Tunisian Secretary of State for Youth, Alioune Ndiaye, Chief Executive Officer of Orange Middle East and Africa, Christine Albanel, …

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Omantel launches an international wholesale entity to expand its Global Service Offering

Omantel International (OTI) will manage the International Voice business of Omantel and deliver simple and streamlined access to global Voice solutions Dubai: Omantel Wholesale, a leader in ultra-low latency networking, has launched an international wholesale company called Omantel International (OTI). The public announcement took place during the Capacity Middle East 2019 event in Dubai, UAE. OTI is managing Omantel’s international …

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Microsoft Encourages Middle East and Africa enterprises to Embrace Digital Transformation

Digital technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT) are predicted to add US$14 trillion to the world’s 20 largest economies by 2030. That’s one fifth of the current world GDP. However, many enterprises in the Middle East and Africa are held back from fully realising digital transformation because of a lack of a clear digital strategy and robust IT policy, …

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Lines of Business Now Funding More than 40% of Enterprise IT Spending as Digital Transformation Sweeps Across the Middle East & Africa

The influence of lines of business (LoBs) over enterprise IT spending in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) continues to grow, according to the latest insights from International Data Corporation (IDC). The firm’s recently published ‘Worldwide Semiannual IT Spending Guide: Line of Business’ shows that 40.5% of the region’s total enterprise IT spending for 2015 stemmed from business functions rather …

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IDC Expands ‘IT Forum 2016’ for Tour of Middle East as Digital Transformation Takes Center Stage

International Data Corporation (IDC) today announced that the 2016 edition of its popular annual IT Forum roadshow will be expanded to include nine stops as it traverses the Middle East over the next three months. More than 1,000 IT professionals attended the five events held last year, and the global ICT research and advisory services firm is expecting that figure …

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GE and Microsoft Partner to Bring Predix to Azure, Accelerating Digital Transformation for Industrial Customers

GE (NYSE: GE) and Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: “MSFT”) today announced a partnership that will make GE’s Predix platform for the Industrial Internet available on the Microsoft Azure cloud for industrial businesses. The move marks the first step in a broad strategic collaboration between the two companies, which will allow customers around the world to capture intelligence from their industrial assets …

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Company predicts IoT will trigger next wave of enterprise digital transformation

Forward-looking GCC governments encourage industries and businesses to get IoT-ready and leverage its uses towards energy management Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, recently unveiled its IoT 2020 Business Report, outlining the company’s predictions for how large organizations will leverage Internet of Things technologies as a serious business tool by 2020. The GCC region has been …

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Ericsson discuss the utility providers’ digital transformation

Communications technologies are disrupting the utilities sector Rutger Reman, President of Industry and Society at Ericsson Region Middle East, discussed the sector’s needs to transform at the World Future Energy Summit Ericsson participated at the World Future Energy Summit, hosted in Abu Dhabi, to discuss how ICT can transform the utility sector. During the event, Rutger Reman, President of Industry …

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Ericsson’s Change-Makers Forum discussed the need of new business models enabled by digital transformation

The Networked Society can drive growth across people, business and society Service providers need to transform their business, always considering to maintain their network investments Ericsson is leading transformation through mobility by supporting its customers with its innovative solutions The Change-Makers Forum, hosted by Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC), has wrapped up in Dubai, setting the importance on digital transformation and the …

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ICT Spending to Top $260 Billion in 2016 as Digital Transformation Initiatives Take Hold Across the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa

ICT spending in the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa (META) will top $260 billion in 2016 as organizations across the region increasingly embrace digital transformation initiatives in a bid to streamline their costs and bolster their flexibility. That’s according to global technology research and consulting services firm International Data Corporation, which today hosted an event at Dubai’s Madinat Jumeirah to …

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