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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
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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

June 1, 2014

Dan Schiappa, SVP and GM of Sophos’ End User Security Group
07:57 GMT
(press release)

Sophos announced Sophos Mobile Control (SMC) 4.0, the first and only Enterprise Mobile Management (EMM) solution to combine individual file encryption and integrated AV and web filtering.

Leo Messi magic kicks
07:31 GMT
(press release)

Ooredoo launch its first-ever global communication campaign with brand ambassador Leo Messi.

LG G3
07:01 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics (LG) introduced to the world its eagerly anticipated G3 smartphone, the successor to the company’s well-received LG G2. With launch events taking place in six cities worldwide.

May 29, 2014

Rob Lopez, Dimension Data’s Group Executive –Networking
09:42 GMT
(press release)

Dimension Data today launched its Software-defined Networking Development Model.

EMC
07:49 GMT

At EMC World 2014, EMC Corporation announced a new wave of innovations that enable the blended benefits of a public and private cloud, delivering customers with the ease-of use, agility, security and control of a hybrid cloud.

Ooredoo and Indosat receiving the award
05:25 GMT
(press release)

Ooredoo took home four awards at the eighth annual Global Telecoms Business Innovation Awards held in London this month, an international celebration of new ideas in the communications industry.

May 28, 2014

During the event
12:03 GMT

Nawras scooped three golds at the Oman Web Awards, in recognition of the company website.

During the event
11:38 GMT
(press release)

GE organised a ‘GE Day’ at the all-female Effat University in Jeddah to support students with their future career, build leadership skills, and encourage knowledge transfer.

LG’s Heart Rate Earphones
07:29 GMT
(press release)

With an eye on showing consumers that accuracy and comfort should not have to be sacrificed for good looks, LG Electronics (LG) will introduce its first fitness wearable devices to consumers starting this month.

May 27, 2014

Said Al Mawali, Nawras Senior Proposition Manager for Mass Market Segment Consumer Marketing
09:36 GMT

Nawras has revolutionised its recharge portfolio by offering extra credit with every More Credit recharge.

May 26, 2014

Maha Al-Balushi, Nawras Proposition Manger - Youth Segment
09:57 GMT

Nawras has extended their Shahry plan promotions and made them even more attractive, in response to exceptional demand.

ASUS
09:54 GMT

ASUS recently announced the Fonepad 7 (FE170CG), the latest version of the 7-inch Android device with full 3G telephony functionality.

May 25, 2014

Winning a ban may prove difficult for Apple because Koh, who also presided over the companies' first US trial in 2012, twice rejected the iPhone-maker's request in that case, legal experts have said.
22:10 GMT

Apple, following a jury verdict that Samsung Electronics infringed three of its patents, is seeking a US sales ban on some older models of the South Korean company's smartphones.

During the event
09:31 GMT
(press release)

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced plans to host a series of eCommerce workshops entitled ‘eBiz SOS 2014’.

Etisalat
06:14 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Telecommunications Corporation (Etisalat), has successfully completed the listing of its USD 7 billion Global Medium Term Note (GMTN) Programme on the Irish Stock Exchange (ISE).