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GITEX GLOBAL 2022 takes over Dubai with record capacity

The global digital economy is in full velocity mode, embracing the return of one of the world’s largest, most inclusive tech and start-up events, which opens next month in Dubai with record capacity, its continued expansion fuelling the installation of three additional sold-out halls at the Dubai World Trade Centre. GITEX GLOBAL 2022 will take […]


Hub71 and e& enterprise to launch AI Centre of Excellence (AI CoE) in Abu Dhabi

Hub71, Abu Dhabi’s global tech ecosystem, and e& enterprise, part of e&, have launched one of the region’s first AI CoE. The launch highlights the importance of pursuing partnerships and collaborations with businesses, governments, investors and start-ups to create a smarter, safer and more sustainable world through the co-creation of industry-specific and use case-driven AI solutions. […]


UAE launches NextGenFDI to attract world’s top digital companies

The UAE has launched NextGenFDI, which aims to target 300 digitally-enabled companies and aims to attract skilled programmers, data scientists and tech engineers within the next three years. The UAE has launched a major campaign to attract digitally-enabled companies and highly-skilled talent to the country. H.E. Dr Thani Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign […]


Dubai Police to rollout second NFT collection during GITEX 2022

As many as 22.91 million people from all over the globe registered their interest in getting Dubai Police’s first collection of non-fungible tokens (NFTs), which was released by the Dubai Police General Command during the second quarter of 2022. Brigadier Khalid Nasser Al Razooqi, Director of the General Department of Artificial Intelligence at Dubai Police, […]


Vasion to bring PrinterLogic and serverless printing to GITEX Global 2022

PrinterLogic, a leader in serverless printing infrastructure, has announced its participation at GITEX Global 2022, to help organizations eliminate print servers with the company’s next generation cloud-native print management solution, and eliminate the PrintNightmare security vulnerability. The company is keen to meet with channel partners at the event with the intention of building local partnerships […]


Al Ghurair selects Aruba to create a platform for Digital Transformation

Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, has announced that UAE-based Al Ghurair Investment has implemented networking technology from the vendor that delivers resilient, future-ready infrastructure to accelerate Digital Transformation. The technology provides a scalable secure network template for consistent deployment and user experience, enables consistent wireless-first workplace with bandwidth to support critical business applications, cuts […]


Abu Dhabi Department of Energy signs MoU with Huawei

The Abu Dhabi Department of Energy (DoE) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Huawei to strengthen collaboration and support research and development, capability-building and the exchange of knowledge as a means to upgrade the entire energy sector in the emirate. The agreement was signed in an event during GITEX Technology Week 2021 in […]


F5 Networks report says Apps will be a game changer in the Middle East

Research highlights how the power of apps will dramatically change the game for businesses and individuals in the Middle East The report was commissioned by F5 Networks who will attending GITEX in Hall 6 The development of applications is likely to have a game-changing impact in the Middle East, according to new research. Produced by […]


Red Hat expert on the business value of Automation processes

Many enterprises in the Middle East have now reached a stage where managing the scale of their IT infrastructures is becoming a challenge second only to increasing the speed of provisioning. A broad spectrum of technologies, solutions, processes and skillsets is available to help manage a large scale environment. Among management technologies, automation is one […]


Avaya survey finds KSA customers prefer mobile banking

Survey from Avaya, who will be exhibiting at GITEX 2017, reveals mobile-banking app is most preferred method for contacting one’s bank, survey shows  Half of customers in KSA would change their bank if they receive poor customer service—more than any other country surveyed Banking customers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are increasingly using digital […]