technology

  • Acronis Access Advanced Puts Companies in Control of Mobile File Sharing and Employee Collaboration

    Acronis, a global leader in new generation data protection, today announced the availability of Acronis Access Advanced 7.2 – the latest version of its mobile file access, sync and share solution for enterprises. The new Acronis Access Advanced enhances security and privacy functionality and is now integrated with Microsoft Intune Mobile Application Management (MAM). Acronis Access Advanced also includes built-in support for popular content management and storage systems, and has a redesigned user interface for Apple® iOS devices.

  • Acronis Announces Availability of New Cloud Backup Solutions in Middle East Markets

    Acronis®, the global leader in new generation data protection, today announced the availability of two new cloud backup solutions in Middle East markets. Acronis Backup Cloud enables service providers to sell, manage and deliver high value data protection and backup capabilities that create new revenue streams without a large upfront investment. Acronis Backup Service provides businesses with local and cloud backup services with bare metal recovery to any destination or system that can be purchased online directly from Acronis or from its resellers and partners with Acronis hosting and managing the services in an Acronis Data Center.

  • Acronis Partners with ID Quantique to Bring Quantum-Safe Encryption to Cloud Data Protection

    Acronis®, the global leader in new generation data protection, and ID Quantique, the world leader in quantum-safe crypto solutions, today announced a joint collaboration to help protect companies from future security threats related to advances in decryption techniques and the arrival of quantum computing. Acronis will work with ID Quantique to bring quantum-safe encryption capabilities to Acronis cloud solutions – making Acronis the first cloud data protection solution provider in the industry to do so. . The capabilities will help companies protect the increasing amount of data that is outside of the company firewall and on multiple mobile devices, while also preventing unauthorized users – including hackers and cyber thieves – from accessing Acronis’ customer data under both in transit and in the cloud.

  • Acronis Recognized as a Challenger in First-Ever Gartner Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service

    Acronis, a global leader in new generation data protection, announced that the company has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the "Challengers" quadrant in the "Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service" worldwide report. As part of the report, Acronis Disaster Recovery Service was evaluated on completeness of vision and ability to execute, ranking highest among the challengers on ability to execute.

  • Acronis Signs Partner Agreement with Al Hosani Computer LLC for Middle East & Africa

    Acronis, the global leader in new generation data protection, has finalized a new partner agreement with Al Hosani Computer LLC, a software re-publisher and distributor, to distribute Acronis consumer products for the Middle East & African (MEA) region. Under the terms of the agreement, Al Hosani will republish and distribute the Acronis True Image 2015 family of products — the most complete; easy and safe full system image backup solution, offering both on-premise and to the cloud (online) backups for personal use.

  • Acronis Unveils Acronis Access Connect – Delivers Seamless File Access Across Apple, Android and Windows Environments

    Acronis®, a global leader in new generation data protection, today unveiled Acronis Access Connect – it’s latest file and print sharing solution for SMBs and enterprises. Acronis Access Connect (formerly ExtremeZ-IP) is the leading solution for integrating Macs into businesses and enterprises. With this new release, Acronis Access Connect adds broad support for mobile workers to securely access files using iOS, Android, and Windows phones and tablets. This combined support across the range of PC, Mac and mobile platforms lets employees keep using the devices they love, while enabling IT departments to deliver a seamless, scalable, and problem-free file server access and print sharing experience for users.

  • Acronis Welcomes Steve Goh as Vice President/GM of Sales for Asia-Pacific & Emerging Markets

    Acronis, the global leader in new generation data protection, today announced the appointment of Steve Goh as Vice President/GM of Sales for Asia-Pacific & Emerging Markets. In this role, Mr. Goh is responsible for deploying and executing Acronis strategy, growing sales, and extending the company’s footprint in these regions.

  • AdColony launches Aurora HD interactive video ads to engage mobile users in Middle East

    AdColony the largest independent mobile advertising platform,  partnered with Unilever to run interactive mobile video campaigns for the first time in the Middle East. Sunsilk, Brooke Bond and Jif are the first three brands to run Aurora HD interactive video ads which delivers more immersive experiences for the user and allows brands to tell a story in an unique, interesting way.

  • AdColony reveals research on Brand Safety and how mobile gaming is the right environment for advertisers

    AdColony the largest independent mobile advertising platform recently conducted a Brand Safety Survey which was distributed globally and asked consumers about purchasing behavior, undesirable content, preferred platforms to encounter ads, and more. While inappropriate content can dramatically hinder brand reputation generally, it’s also important to consider how it can affect user behavior and perceptions specifically. Therefore, AdColony decided to take a deep dive on brand safety and conduct a user survey on the topic. The data yielded some interesting results.

  • ADEK: 100 teams of innovators compete over the distinctive project winner title

    The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) confirmed that 100 teams of innovators from all over the country, with 25 government and private organizations from the Emirate of Abu Dhabi are showcasing their innovative ideas and projects.

  • ADNEC Delivers UAE's Fastest Wi-Fi at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre with Aruba

    Abu Dhabi Nation Exhibition Company (ADNEC) has deployed powerful new 802.11ac Wi-Fi technology from Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. The new infrastructure has laid the foundation for transformation to an IoT-driven exhibition centre and delivers secure, seamless and high-speed wireless connectivity across the 73,000 sqm facility. Post implementation, there has been a significant increase in Wi-Fi satisfaction to 95% from the previous average of 70-80%.

  • ADVANCED ELECTRONICS COMPANY AND HONEYWELL ENTER INTO AGREEMENT FOR SMART CITY OPPORTUNITIES IN SAUDI ARABIA

    Advanced Electronics Company (AEC) a Riyadh based Saudi Economic Offset Program Company has signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with Honeywell the global technology company for collaborating on business development activities for smart and connected buildings, smart cities and critical infrastructure protection (CIP) in Saudi Arabia.  The MoA is signed during Saudi Arabian Smart Grid Conference (SASG 2018), being held at The Ritz Carlton, Jeddah.

  • Advances in electric cars, batteries and charging stations grab interest of consumers and investors

    The world has made an impressive technological leap with the invention and development of electric cars, in keeping with the modern world’s focus on developing vehicles that consume less fuel. The advancement in electric vehicle technology has accelerated over the past decade, and many renowned global automobile companies have gone in the direction of producing, or making plans to produce, electric cars. Electric car batteries are recharged at dedicated charging stations, just like a petrol station. Automobile manufacturers are in a race to develop electric cars that can run longer distances without recharging by using high-quality batteries.

  • AECOM credits Bentley Systems as strategic partner for project delivery technologies excellence

    AECOM CIO Tom Peck said, “Bentley’s flexibility, technology portfolio, industry knowledge, and willingness to go above and beyond the typical vendor-client relationship have helped extend AECOM’s market position, complete our client service offerings, and enhance our delivery capabilities. We have a high level of confidence in Bentley’s software and services, which support our goals of mobilizing faster, reducing risk, and implementing the resourcing flexibility required to optimally staff our projects with our widespread domain expertise.”

  • AED134.5b value of Dubai trade in electronics in first half of 2017

    DP World Group Chairman & CEO and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation Sultan bin Sulayem pointed out that Dubai plays a pivotal role in sustaining and developing the information technology sector thanks to its adoption of latest technologies and applications. 

  • AEG Power Solutions Secures the Power of a Premium High Capacity Data Center in Singapore

    AEG Power Solutions, a global provider of power electronic systems and solutions for industrial power supplies and renewable energy applications, announced that their Protect Blue UPS has been installed to secure the power supply to one of Singapore's  most recent and largest data centers.

  • AGI and Bentley Systems Announce Cesium Consortium

    Analytical Graphics Inc. (AGI) and Bentley Systems are pleased to announce Bentley Systems as a co-founder of the new Cesium Consortium. Cesium is an open source, browser-based virtual globe, first developed by AGI in 2011 for the aerospace and defense communities. Cesium’s unparalleled performance in streaming very large datasets through a browser to desktops, tablets, and smart phones has enabled it to become the virtual globe of choice for geospatial viewing. The consortium will now enable AGI and Bentley to collaborate on the Cesium roadmap to better accelerate and support the requirements for building infrastructure modeling (BIM) and for owners of infrastructure assets. In addition, the consortium will support feature development, priority bug fixes, expansion of outreach efforts, and the hosting of social coding events such as code sprints and bug bashes.

  • AgilityGrid introduces technological innovations at the SMART Surveillance Forum

    AgilityGrid’s SMART Surveillance Forum 2016 brought together their key partners from around the world yesterday at Media Rotana Hotel.  CTO’s and Security Heads from a range of businesses and government bodies were introduced to the latest CCTV security solutions and a range of new video analytics capabilities.  The technology is not only innovative but can create cost–efficiencies in the long run, through earlier incident detection and reduced security risks.

  • AGMC welcomes much anticipated plug-in hybridfleet

    AGMC, the official BMW Group importer for Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, has welcomed the eagerly-anticipated fleet of PHEV models in its showrooms.

  • Agorai Appoints Sultan Abu Sultan to Lead its Middle East Business

    In a strategic move designed to amplify regional growth, Agorai has appointed Sultan Abu Sultan as its Middle East Lead, overseeing all operations in the region.This announcement comes as Agorai, a global platform which provides the turnkey software solutions, technology and data needed for any company to join the AI economy, enters its second year of business operations.