IT & Telecom

Featured Story:

The ability to turn distance and location into a competitive advantage by hosting applications and data in optimal locations, while ensuring flawless application performance and the best user experience.
The Mena region’s appetite for applications and services being delivered to devices irrespective of geographic location is evident from the region's growing interest in cloud computing

May 12, 2011

ASUS P8Z68-V PRO motherboard
11:02 GMT

ASUS offers consumers a range of new motherboards based on the Intel Z68 Express chipset. The ASUSP8Z68 Series and ROG Maximus IV GENE-Zmotherboards.

Ahmed Nassef, VP & MD of Yahoo! Middle East
10:39 GMT
(press release)

Yahoo! Maktoob announced today that it has now extended its sales support operations to Morocco as it grows its offices across MENA.

CEO of Sage Group and Managing Director of Al Taqnyah Business Solutions shake hands
09:14 GMT
(press release)

Sage Software has announced its partnership with Al Taqnyah Business Solutions, a subsidiary of the UAE-based ARMS Group.

FUTRO S700 and S900 thin clients from Fujitsu
08:30 GMT
(press release)

Fujitsu today announcesthe new FUTRO S700 and FUTRO S900 thin clients, the first Fujitsu thin clientsto use innovativeand eco-friendly Power over Ethernet (PoE) technology.

Saud Al Daweesh, STC Group CEO receiving the award
06:53 GMT
(press release)

STC received two prestigious accolades for Best Mobile Operator of the Year and Best Growth Story of the Year at the TMT Finance & Investment Middle East Awards Ceremony

May 11, 2011

400 percent increase in Android malware found since summer 2010
14:22 GMT
(press release)

Juniper found that enterprise and consumer mobile devices are exposed to a record number of security threats, including a 400 percent increase in Android malware, as well as highly targeted Wi-Fi attacks.

Dr. Hanif Al Qassim during his visit
14:09 GMT
(press release)

Dr. Al Qassim was accompanied by du’s CEO Osman Sultan and other distinguished guests toured du’s in-house clinic which is headed by Dr. Habib.

Harland Financial Solutions
13:32 GMT
(press release)

The company has announced the appointment of Noel Gilmer as managing director, EMEA business development of Harland Financial Solutions Worldwide.

Smart Policy will allow du’s mobile broadband customers to directly manage their mobile broadband experience
11:01 GMT
(press release)

Openwave Systems announced that du, the integrated telecom service provider in the United Arab Emirates, has selected Openwave Smart Policy.

The 400/132kV Grid Station represents a deal worth over AED500 million
09:10 GMT
(press release)

The facility will be the first 400kV Grid Station to be 100% designed, engineered and built solely by Siemens in the United Arab Emirates, contract worth over AED500 million.

Blue Coat ProxySG 9000 MACH5 series appliance
08:37 GMT
(press release)

Blue Coat Systems introduced its CloudCaching Engine for its Blue Coat MACH5 WAN Optimization appliances and Virtual Appliances.

EMC announced new SmartLock data retention software application, delivering immutable protection for big data
08:29 GMT
(press release)

EMC Corporation announced the world’s largest single file system with the introduction of EMC Isilon’s new IQ 108NL scale-out NAS hardware product.

During Aptec's seminar on April 4 at the Intercon Hotel Muscat
07:59 GMT

Aptec Distribution & Track Distribution, Turkey & Africa's, has successfully hosted a special seminar for its channel partners in Oman.

Yousef Hamidaddin, CEO of Acxiom MENA
07:01 GMT
(press release)

Mr. Yousef Hamidaddin, CEO of Acxiom MENA, chose to begin his press briefing in Jeddah to share Acxiom Corporation’s latest report – White Paper – appropriately titled: “Moment of Truth.”

May 10, 2011

Tareq Husseini, SanDisk MEA Sales Director
14:25 GMT
(press release)

SanDisk Middle East and Africa (MEA), the global leader in flash memory cards, has doubled its unit sales in Kuwait year on year for 2009 and 2010.