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With IT research firm Frost and Sullivan predicting the global cloud market will reach more than $125 billion by the end of the year, the GCC’s cloud computing market is set to grow from $91.7 million last year to $118.5 million by the end of 2014
August 21, 2014 - 15:42 GMT
In the UAE, sensitive industry sectors such as the public sector, oil and gas, banking, finance and insurance are all set to drive demand for cloud computing security solutions

August 28, 2012

Nawras wins Best Loyalty Programme Award
09:28 GMT
(press release)

Nawras won the Best Loyalty Programme Award for Nawras Elite at the CMO Asia Awards for Excellence in Branding and Marketing 2012.

08:09 GMT
(press release)

Sophos announced the availability of the Sophos AP 5, its newest wireless access point.

August 26, 2012

Kaspersky Lab
08:41 GMT
(press release)

According to a survey May 2012 conducted by O+K Research for Kaspersky Lab, 17% of iPhone owners, 7% of Blackberry users and 48% of other smartphone owners use them on vacation if a computer or a laptop is unavailable.

August 23, 2012

10:55 GMT
(press release)

BenQ Middle East and Africa has launched a photo competition on Facebook happening from 15th to 30th August 2012.

10:46 GMT
(press release)

To provide enterprises more flexibility in protecting, managing and accessing their data, CommVault and Nimble Storage are announcing the integration of Nimble Storage CS-Series.

August 22, 2012

Marco Gerazounis, Senior VP Middle East North Africa & Turkey, Software AG
07:56 GMT
(press release)

Software AG has announced that it was named a leader by Gartner, Inc., a leading industry analyst firm, in the recently published Magic Quadrant for Application Infrastructure for Systematic SOA Infrastructure Projects.

05:42 GMT

The ASUS TOP range of graphics cards continues to grow, expanding to the newly-unveiled ASUS GeForce GTX 660 Ti DirectCU II TOP.

Qtel during the celebration
05:25 GMT
(press release)

Qtel will celebrate the Eid Holiday with their team of Refaq volunteers distributing gifts and Eid greetings across the community.

August 21, 2012

Technical difficulties
10:47 GMT

Due to a technical computer problem with the salaries being paid in the UAE, the computer system did not allow workers to get paid ahead of the Eid Al fitr.

August 16, 2012

VIVA Indonesian Independence Day
06:16 GMT
(press release)

VIVA, Kuwait’s newest and most advanced mobile telecommunications service provider, announced the launch of a special promotion for prepaid customers on the occasion of the Indonesian Independence Day.

August 15, 2012

Internet disruptions started around 1.30 pm when the power supply cut started. Then at 2.15pm, technical teams working at the station were able to bring back Internet connection for about 30 per cent of ADSL users in the Kingdom
18:00 GMT

A cut in power supply to Jordan’s main Internet and data services stations caused Internet disruptions for ADSL users across the country on Tuesday.

Kaspersky Lab
12:40 GMT
(press release)

Kaspersky Lab announced the discovery of Gauss, a complex, nation-state sponsored cyber-espionage toolkit.

08:43 GMT
(press release)

Lenovo today announced the ThinkCentre M62z, a 19-inch all-in-one AIO desktop PC designed to meet the needs of government, education and large enterprise customers.

Blue Coat
08:31 GMT
(press release)

New research conducted by Blue Coat Systems shows that a whopping 40 percent of the time users unwittingly find malware through poisoned search engine results.

Mohammad Mobasseri, Sr. Vice President, Comguard
07:46 GMT

Comguard announced the launch of the New WatchGuard XTM 5 Series of Unified Threat Management.