AI, video, RTC, bring your own application, transform future workplace

AI, video, RTC, bring your own application, transform future workplace

PREDICTIONS 2018 Senior executives from Dimension Data including Joe Manuele, Group Executive Customer Experience and Workplace Productivity; Alex Bennet, Group End-user Computing GTM Director, Workspace Productivity; and Dino Marasco, Senior Vice President GTM and Business Development, Collaboration and Customer Experience Business Unit; share their thoughts on what will be the…

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Five traits of the digital customer

Five traits of the digital customer

You are standing in your local coffee shop waiting for your order watching other customers try to keep from spilling their coffee as they open the door. What if you sent a suggestion to the coffee shop and they began installing automatic doors? This is the idea behind the My Starbucks…

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Four step approach to blending technology and business

Four step approach to blending technology and business

In a world where technology has made it easier to seek out the best deal and to move to greener pastures, a better digital customer experience is the competitive differentiation. CEOs today are prioritising the customer experience and are well aware of the role played by digital transformation in developing…

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LG increases share in premium TV segment with OLED TV

LG increases share in premium TV segment with OLED TV

LG has paved the way for a plethora of electronics and home appliances, however its commitment to the development of televisions and in particular OLED technology has set a new standard of excellence by which televisions today and in the near future, will be measured. LG has succeeded in increasing…

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Abu Dhabi's Yahsat partners with Bluetown to provide connectivity to Africa

Abu Dhabi’s Yahsat partners with Bluetown to provide connectivity to Africa

Yahsat, the UAE-based satellite operator, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Danish technology and Internet Service Provider company Bluetown. The partnership agreement aims to connect the unconnected by providing high performance Ka-band satellite Internet services combined with Bluetown’s unique last mile solutions in unserved or underserved locations. Both companies…

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UAE, Saudi Arabia, H1 2018 smartphones to decline due to VAT

UAE, Saudi Arabia, H1 2018 smartphones to decline due to VAT

With VAT of 5% becoming effective across the UAE and Saudi Arabia on January 1st, and the rest of the GCC following suit later in 2018, questions are being asked about what this means for the region's mobile phone market. IDC monitors this space on a continuous basis through its…

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Large scale transformations inevitable for regional service providers

Large scale transformations inevitable for regional service providers

The challenge that service providers are facing at present is beyond the likes of what they have faced before. Service providers by default leverage the latest communication and networking technologies to generate growing services for their consumption target markets. However, the challenges of today require large scale business and organisational…

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82 operators meet for annual Emirates Data Clearing House user event

82 operators meet for annual Emirates Data Clearing House user event

Emirates Data Clearing House, the data-clearing house based in the Middle East and Africa providing roaming solutions to mobile operators, organised its 15th Annual User Group meeting gathering 82 operators from Europe, Africa, Asia and the MENA region. The annual meeting held in Dubai is a platform to engage with…

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Eutelsat appoints Gerry O’Sullivan as Executive Vice President, Global TV

Eutelsat appoints Gerry O’Sullivan as Executive Vice President, Global TV

Eutelsat Communications has appointed Gerry O’Sullivan as Executive Vice President, Global TV and Video. In his new role he will drive the product development strategy that ensures that Eutelsat continues to offer customers the most innovative video services across its global footprint. Video, Eutelsat’s most longstanding activity, accounts for 65%…

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Zain modernises IP MPLS using Cisco’s segment routing, WAN automation  

Zain modernises IP MPLS using Cisco’s segment routing, WAN automation  

Zain Group and Cisco announced they have successfully achieved a key milestone in expanding the telecommunications operator’s IP MPLS network with cutting edge technologies, setting the groundwork for new opportunities and business models to be developed. As a telecommunications operator serving over 45 million customers across eight countries in the…

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Zain uses Nokia's EdenNet SON to maintain QoS during Hajj and Ramadan

Zain uses Nokia’s EdenNet SON to maintain QoS during Hajj and Ramadan

Using Nokia's EdenNet SON software, Zain Saudi Arabia effectively managed the surge in data and voice traffic in Makkah and Medina during the Hajj and Ramadan, allowing pilgrims to remain connected and share their journey with loved ones. Large public events or gatherings generate significant pressure on mobile networks, challenging…

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Etisalat and Cisco launch secured network cloud with wireless access 

Etisalat and Cisco launch secured network cloud with wireless access 

Etisalat and Cisco announced they have teamed up to provide UAE businesses a new wireless cloud-based managed network solution that meets the growing business needs. The new offering delivers a first-of-its-kind solution in the UAE targeting SMB and enterprise customers allowing them to centrally manage their wireless IT infrastructure from…

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94% service providers to deploy Cloud RAN in 5G networks

94% service providers to deploy Cloud RAN in 5G networks

Mavenir, focused on accelerating software network transformation and redefining mobile network economics for communications service providers, announced the results of a new global 5G Operator Survey. The survey, just completed by Heavy Reading in November 2017, unveils important new findings regarding the 5G development and deployment plans of more than…

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Launching tomorrow's telecom brands - Sandeep Saihgal

Launching tomorrow’s telecom brands – Sandeep Saihgal

Sandeep Saihgal is CEO and Co-founder of tchannl, a strategic partner for telecommunication and consumer electronic businesses across Middle East and Africa. Saihgal has previously established and headed various operations in different regions including Middle East and Africa, India and Europe, and also within various market segments including telecommunications, air…

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