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Saudi Arabia’s IT sector is set to grow 23 per cent from $11.5 billion this year to $14.2 billion in 2017.
October 29, 2014 - 19:55 GMT
Saudi Arabia is set to claim $9 billion worth of cloud-based government services.

November 4, 2012

King Abdullah II of Jordan addresses Amman's ICT community
15:07 GMT

HM King Abdullah II of Jordan Sunday, 4 November, held an open forum with the Kingdom's ICT figures to discuss ways to take the country's once-thriving hub back to the future. With royal backing, the sector was offered a new lease on a cyber climate hunkered down for crackdowns and censorship.

iPad Mini.
11:45 GMT

While the iPad 'light' comes at just over two thirds the size of the original, the shaved-off versions carries no reduction in price. Many online retailers have started selling the Apple’s newly launched 7.9-inch iPad Mini on the grey market but for a hefty premium in the UAE markets.

09:59 GMT

The ASUS RT-N12HP high-power wireless-N300 router employs detachable 9dBi antennas and a unique hardware signal power amplifier.

Injazat Data Systems
07:30 GMT
(press release)

Injazat Data Systems is fully committed to supporting the development of future Emirati leaders as part of their Emiratisation strategy, which is aligned to Abu Dhabi’s 2030 vision.

LG Electronics
06:45 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics reported a solid third-quarter performance with the third consecutive quarter of positive net income and all four companies recording strong operating profits.

November 1, 2012

Marco Gerazounis, Senior VP Middle East North Africa & Turkey, Software AG
09:51 GMT
(press release)

Software AG has announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2012.

Kaspersky Lab
09:23 GMT
(press release)

Kaspersky Lab demonstrates a potential victim is lured onto an infected web-page or is duped into opening a file attached to an e-mail.

Red Bull Racing Car with du logo
08:00 GMT
(press release)

du has announced its renewed partnership with Red Bull Racing, to continue as the team’s official Race Partner at the 2012 and 2013 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Dell XPS 13
07:58 GMT
(press release)

Dell is helping customers touch the future with a refreshed portfolio of business and consumer PCs built for Microsoft Windows 8.

Mohammad Mobasseri, Senior Vice President, Comguard
06:43 GMT

Spectrum group in association with WatchGuard is organizing a series of half day security workshop for channel partners titled ‘Next Generation Security-Red Instead’ at Dubai, Doha, Muscat and Riyadh.

October 31, 2012

During the event
07:04 GMT
(press release)

VIVA announced that it organized and held its 'Annual Dealers Recognition Convention' which took place in Dubai, from the 12th to the 15th of October.

05:48 GMT

ASUS set a new record of 10297 marks in 3DMark Vantage Performance for APUs.

October 30, 2012

Senior executives are to leave Apple
10:53 GMT

It has been confirmed that senior executives are leaving Apple in changes designed to “make it easier to deliver the best technology and user experience innovations to both platforms.”

Accusations fly over US cybeterrorism
08:26 GMT

The United States is the source of cyber terrorism, Iran’s defense minister said, according to reports by a local daily newspaper.

David West, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing and Business Development at CommVault
07:03 GMT
(press release)

CommVault Enterprises are turning to hardware snapshots to support recovery of critical applications and virtual server environments.