Telecom

STC and ConsenSys announce Blockchain launch to accelerate its adoption

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) and ConsenSys, a leader in Blockchain technology, have announced the launch of Blockchain on STC Cloud, a move set to accelerate Blockchain adoption in the Kingdom. It will provide enterprises and governments with a path to enable mass adoption of the technology through dramatically lowering the costs of prototyping and experimentation […]


IoT Connect Anywhere enables companies to set up private LoRa networks

Orange Business Services is accelerating the Internet of Things (IoT) in enterprises with IoT Connect Anywhere, its low power wide area network (LPWA) connectivity offering based on LoRa open standard technology. IoT Connect Anywhere provides on-premise connectivity suitable for a range of applications, including energy and fluid management, on-site tracking, geo-fencing, waste control, environmental metering, […]


du and Nokia demonstrate new 5G use case with VR football game

UAE telecommunications service provider – du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company, and Nokia successfully demonstrate 5G capabilities through a Virtual Reality (VR) game at GITEX Technology Week 2018 in Dubai. Visitors at the event are able to experience the high speed and low latency of 5G through a football-related VR game. The demo showcases the […]


STC and Nokia announce region-first LTE air-to-ground trial network

At GITEX Technology Week 2018, Nokia and STC Business signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on the launch of the air-to-ground pilot network in Saudi Arabia. The two companies have already conducted a successful trial of Nokia’s LTE-based air-to-ground solution in a flight from Riyadh to Jeddah in Saudi Arabia. This trial network […]


Avaya demonstrates UC diversity at GITEX Technology Week 2018

Avaya Holdings Corp. is demonstrating the diverse capabilities of its Avaya Vantage device to connect people in new ways at GITEX Technology Week. One application being shown is the ability for simultaneous live voice translation which can be used to empower the Expo’s 25 million international visitors, speaking more than 1,000 languages, to easily and […]


Gitex 2017 – Blackwire, working with transportation and telecoms organisations

Theodore Polly, Business Development Director, Blackwire, explains that Blackwire are working closely with transportation and telecoms organisations.


A10 Networks expert: How telcos can grab the keys to success

Mohammed Al-Moneer, Regional Director, MENA at A10 Networks who will exhibit at GITEX 2017, tells Intelligent CIO how telcos in the Middle East can achieve faster time-to-market and gain an advantage through competitive pricing You want to get to market faster. All service providers in the Middle East do. It’s one area where you can […]