In the space of a little over 20 years, Linux has grown from an open source ideal into an enterprise class OS used in every domain. Adoption has not been linear: growth rates in the past five years having far outstripped the preceding 15 or so. The appeal of open source among developers came first, but it took commercialisation to build trust and to push Linux into the mainstream.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 4th December, 2013: Arbor Networks Inc., a leading provider of DDoS and advanced threat protection solutions for enterprise and service provider networks, announced that its recently launched advanced threat portal combines Arbor’s unique threat intelligence and analysis with industry-wide news and social media content.
Dubai, UAE, December 3, 2013: Agile Financial Technologies, a leading software provider for insurance, banking and financial services sectors, today announced that Agilis Core Insurance suite was ranked and included in the prestigious Celent report
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 2rd December, 2013: Halian, a leading IT services company providing integrated managed services, resourcing, & professional services for corporate enterprises, today announced that it has signed a ‘CommVault Authorised Support Programme’ (CASP)
Dubai, UAE – October 18, 2013 – Sophos today announced that it is participating in GITEX Technology Week 2013, which is being held in Dubai from October 20-24, 2013. The company will be focusing on its key strategy of ‘Security Made Simple’ through its Network Security solutions including Sophos Unified Threat Management (UTM), Endpoint security and server security solutions at the region’s largest ICT exhibition. Senior global executives from the company will be present at the event to meet with customers and partners and share their global success stories with them.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 17 September, 2013: In a move that has enabled the company to effectively double its broadcast capacity in the region, ViewSat, a global provider of broadcast and transmission services for television and radio channels, today announced the launch of its second Middle East and North Africa (MENA) satellite transponder in the 7/8 degrees West orbital neighbourhood.
The prestigious “CEO of the Year Award – Telecom “ went this year to Ahmad Abdul karim Julfar, Group Chief Executive Officer of Etisalat Group.
This year’s winners were handpicked by a well-reputed specialist panel of 19 judges, who thoroughly evaluated some 982 entries, out of which they shortlisted 50 candidates. And following a closed voting, 16 winners were announced yesterday in the 16 categories.
Telekom Austria has entered into a partnership with Eutelsat to launch a new B2B DTH platform targeting principally Central and Eastern Europe, as well as wider regions of Western Europe, via 16 degrees East.
Speaking in a press conference at IBC, Reinhard Zuba, group chief marketing officer, Telekom Austria Group, said that satellite TV is the company’s next step to convergence, in a process that began its home market in 2007 and continued in Bulgaria and Croatia following acquisitions in the two countries.
The UAE retail channel for ICT and consumer electronics (CE) products is witnessing increasingly spiky sales patterns, experiencing major peaks and troughs from one month to the next, as the impact of specific sales events exacerbates market volatility. The UAE retail channel has already experienced Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) and Abu Dhabi Electronics Shopper in 2013, and the inaugural Gitex Shopper Spring – dubbed mini-Gitex by some vendors – is currently taking place in Dubai.
Dubai, UAE, May 2, 2013 – ZOTAC International, a global innovator and manufacturer of graphics cards, mainboards, mini-PCs and accessories, today supercharges the TITAN with the ZOTAC GeForce GTX TITAN AMP! Edition, the world’s fastest single GPU graphics card.
In 1987, the film RoboCop debuted and featured a half-man half-robot cop patrolling the streets of Detroit, but now some car companies are planning on replacing cop cars in Los Angeles with drone cars by 2025.
“Many organizations in the region are excited about the self-promotion potential of Social Media and in particular how the medium can help to engage an audience and expand their customer base. The corporate Facebook pages, Twitter accounts and so on are in effect extensions of the main web site and as such are used to post news, run competitions and other promotions, and update customers on new products and key services.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 18 September, 2013 - Two Middle East ethical hackers from Help AG, a regional information security consulting company, have qualified to participate in the World Finals of the Global CyberLympics, an EC-Council Foundation initiative
Indian telecoms group Bharti Airtel has appointed Christian de Faria as CEO of Airtel Africa, effective 1 January, 2014.
De Faria will join Airtel Africa on September 16, 2013. He will be based in Nairobi and will report to Manoj Kohli, who currently heads up the African unit as part of his role as CEO of international operations.
Networking vendor Brocade has named Bill Lipsin as its vice president of worldwide channel and global systems integrator sales.
The company characterised the appointment as indicative of its increasing focus on channel driven-sales as opposed to business through its OEM partners, which has traditionally accounted for a majority of the firm's revenues.
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