Abu Dhabi DoE promotes Abu Dhabi Socioeconomic Module at GITEX 2021

The Abu Dhabi Department of Energy’s (DoE) commitment to leave no one behind as it works to support the transition of the UAE capital’s energy sector is one of the key elements it is highlighting as it takes part in GITEX Technology Week 2021, currently underway in Dubai, under the umbrella of Abu Dhabi Digital […]

Dubai Police transforms investigative processes and efficiencies with SAS solutions

Dubai Police and SAS, a leader in data analytics and Artificial Intelligence solutions, have entered a technological collaboration, where SAS solutions will equip Dubai Police with data analytics and Artificial Intelligence capabilities for advanced predictive policing and enhanced manpower utilisation. With data flowing in from various sources, the police department will be able to quickly […]

Elingo says that companies can count on cloud to enhance their business

Migration to the cloud is on the rise with more businesses adopting cloud solutions to realise the benefits. Elingo, a leading IT solution and service specialist based in Johannesburg, says cloud is no longer a mystical concept, but a concrete pipeline to a more flexible, cost-effective work environment. “The migration from desktop solutions to cloud […]

Schneider Electric: Using analytics to cut consumption

Intelligent CIO caught up with Richard Francis, VP – End User and EcoStruxure Gulf and Pakistan, of Schneider Electric, to talk about the company’s innovative EcoStruxure architecture including its capacity for energy saving. What is Schneider Electric EcoStruxure architecture? It is, if we can summarise it, our eco-system for digitisation. What does it mean and […]

IT security at risk in the META region, according to Kaspersky Lab

In line with its commitment to increase awareness around sophisticated cyberthreats landscape at GITEX Technology Week 2018, Kaspersky Lab’s State of Industrial Cybersecurity 2018 survey highlighted the different opinions industrial and energy enterprises, as well as transport and logistics companies, have regarding the negative effects of cyberattacks on their industrial networks. However, when it comes […]

Dell Technologies Index reveals leaders’ digital hopes and fears

At GITEX 2018, Dell EMC revealed the findings of its recent Dell Technologies Digital Transformation Index (the DT Index). The DT Index, which was completed in collaboration with Intel, maps Digital Transformation progress of mid to large-sized companies and examines the digital hopes and fears of business leaders. Based on responses from business leaders in […]

Dell Technologies will focus on Digital Transformation at GITEX

With the increased adoption of technology to tackle challenges and drive human progress, Dell Technologies will focus on Digital Transformation at GITEX. Mohammed Amin, Senior Vice President, Middle East, Turkey and Africa at Dell EMC, said: “According to recent research by Dell Technologies, only 27% of regional businesses believe they are ingraining digital in all […]

Centrify expert: There are no longer any security parameters

An expert from Centrify believes a change in security parameters has led to an avalanche of cyber breaches. Dr. Kamel Heus, Security and Identity Specialist for Centrify, says despite the huge amount of money spent on security, breaches are possible due to changes in the way technology has developed. “For years, we relied on a […]

Cisco expert: IoT aspirations are now a reality

The Internet of Things is changing everyday lives for the better. That’s the opinion of Shukri Eid, Managing Director East Region, Cisco, who believes the positive outcomes from innovations such as Smart Cities are now becoming abundantly clear especially for issues such as road management and air pollution. “I think there is this excitement that […]

Security expert says cybercrime in the Middle East is similar to elsewhere

Saudi Arabia is the most attractive country for cybercriminals to attack in the Middle East, according to a security expert from Cisco. Scott Manson, Cybersecurity Lead – Middle East and Africa for Cisco, believes the KSA is the one country in the region most likely to be targeted by threat actors. “I think it’s just […]