Sunday 29 November 2015

Kuwaiti group wins key Microsoft recognition

Gulfnet Communications, one of Kuwait’s leading technology providers, said it has won the renowned Microsoft Gold Level Partnership and the Gold Education Partner certifications. Earning these accolades demonstrates Gulfnet’s best in-class ability and commitment to me


MiX Telematics adds new channel partner in UAE

MiX Telematics, a leading provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, has partnered with Global Beam Telecom in the UAE, as part of a plan to expand its channel partner network in the region.    The partnership demonstrates the commitment of bo


Etisalat in tie-up for ‘smart glasses’ initiative

UAE-based telecom group Etisalat has partnered with Ubimax, a leading provider of wearables solutions, to trial the next generation of Smart Glasses, which offer users hands-free access to documents while conducting their work. Smart glasses technology simplifies operations, redu


Bahrain to host Zain Technology Conference

Zain Group, a leading mobile telecom innovator in eight markets across the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, is set to host its fifth annual Zain Technology Conference (ZTC) in Bahrain.   It will run from November 30 to December 2 at the ART Rotana - Amwaj Ho


Zotac, Al-Falak sign distribution partnership

Zotac International, a leading manufacturer of graphics cards, mini PCs and SSDs, has signed a distribution agreement with Al-Falak Electronic Equipment & Supplies Co, a top IT solution provider in the GCC. As per the agreement, Al Falak will focus on the distribution and pro


Ericsson, Ooredoo partner to develop 5G

Ericsson and Qatar-based telecom leader Ooredoo Group have signed an agreement for 5G development aiming to develop use cases, requirements and deployment scenarios for 5G technologies. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by Ahmed Yousef Al-Derbesti, COO of Ooredoo G


Microsoft Gulf donates software to EIPA

Microsoft has donated Dh612,000 ($166,575) worth of software to the Emirates Intellectual Property Association (EIPA).    The grant intends to improve the utilisation of information technology solutions and tools at the organisation in order to help achieve


Etisalat offers mobile via Thuraya satellite

UAE-based telecom group Etisalat is offering its mobile post-paid customers a unique bundle of Thuraya Telecommunication’s satellite-enabled calling minutes and SMS from anywhere in the world, except the US. The new mobile bundle ‘AnA Emirati’ is designed to mee


Mobily appoints chairman, managing director

Saudi Arabia's Mobily has appointed Sulaiman Al-Gwaiz as chairman for a period of three years, effective from December 1, the telecom operator said in a bourse statement on Tuesday. The company also named Khalifa Al-Shamsy as the managing director. - Reuters


Visa, Etisalat showcase the future of 'connected commerce’

Visa and Etisalat have launched a joint showcase to mark the first annual UAE Innovation Week as part of the UAE’s National Innovation Strategy, launched by Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.  

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