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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

May 4, 2011

Avaya expands its data networking portfolio with new offerings that simplify the design, deployment and management of data centers
14:13 GMT
(press release)

Avaya announced that it will showcase new data networking solutions at Interop Las Vegas that will allow customers to simplify the design, deployment, and management of data centers and next generation networks.

Shadi Hasan, Managing Director, Flagship Projects
13:42 GMT
(press release)

Flagship Projects, a leading Dubai-based hi-tech mobile and web applications provider, is participating in the Gulf Educational Supplies Show (GESS) at Airport Expo Dubai.

Shared resource computing created by using Windows MultiPoint Server has lower initial hardware costs helping schools save money and reduce on-going operational costs
10:25 GMT
(press release)

Microsoft Gulf launched its latest education solution in the region - Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 - at the Gulf Educational Supplies and Solutions (GESS) exhibition in Dubai today.

Gaurav Bhatnagar, Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Travel Boutique Online and Antoine Medawar, Vice President, Middle East & North Africa, Amadeus during the signing
09:25 GMT
(press release)

Amadeus, announced it has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Travel Boutique Online, a leading online B2B travel platform.

Johnny Depp and Penelope Cruz in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
08:39 GMT
(press release)

10 lucky du TV – Video on Demand customers will get the chance to win tickets to attend an advanced screening of the much-awaited sequel of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides in 3D.

John McHugh, Chief Marketing Officer, Brocade
08:16 GMT
(press release)

Brocade, will play host this week to customers and press as well as financial and industry analysts at the 10th annual Brocade Technology Day Summit.

May 3, 2011

10:24 GMT
(press release)

ZOTAC International introduces the new FUSION-ITX WiFi A-series: a world-class mainboard that combines the power of AMD Radeon HD graphics processing with class-leading energy-efficiency.

Nigel Hawthorn, VP EMEA Marketing at Blue Coat Systems
10:08 GMT
(press release)

Blue Coat Systems announced that it has been positioned as a Top Player in the Corporate Web Security Market Quadrant by analyst research firm Radicati.

SMART continues providing innovative interactive learning products that are proving to be a key resource for Middle Eastern countries
09:53 GMT
(press release)

SMART Technologies announces that it will showcase its latest range of education solutions at the fourth edition of the Gulf Educational Supplies & Solution (GESS) show.

The cost of the smartphone can be spread over a period of either 12 or 24 months according to customer preference
08:58 GMT

Thanks to another Nawras ‘first’ launched recently at COMEX, can now be the proud owner of one of the latest BlackBerry Smartphones after simply paying a small down-payment and selecting a data plan.

May 2, 2011

Azza Shinawy, Education Lead, Microsoft Gulf
12:58 GMT
(press release)

Microsoft Gulf announced that it will showcase its latest academic software at GESS 2011 (Gulf Educational Supplies and Solutions), the Middle East's premier educational supply and solutions event.

Nabil Al Busaidi, the first Arab to reach the Magnetic North Pole
12:25 GMT

Nawras proudly presented the premiere of the film ‘The Arab who took on the Arctic’; an inspirational story of Omani Nabil Al Busaidi, who became the first Arab to reach the Magnetic North Pole.

The joint release will give companies and government agencies greater ability to align IT operations with business objectives
12:16 GMT
(press release)

Software AG has announced the launch of webMethods 8.2 and ARIS 7.2 from the Gartner Business Process Management Summit held recently in Baltimore.

Sermon said that its recently-signed agreement with the University of Jordan is part of its strategy to increase ERP awareness
10:59 GMT
(press release)

Sermon Business Solutions launched specialized Microsoft Dynamics AX training courses in partnership with the University of Jordan.

The agreement includes deploying MenaPay system in’s branches spread over 11 countries
09:40 GMT
(press release)

MenaITech signed a bilateral agreement with for the deployment of the company’s payroll and personnel system MenaPay.