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Middle East organizations can leverage smart technology services for socially distanced offices

Middle East organizations can leverage smart technology services for socially distanced offices

Dubai, United Arab Emirates — 5 October 2020 –– As Middle East organizations move toward a “New Normal” with a mix of remote work and offices re-opening, smart technology services, especially in printing, can enable the socially distanced workplace. Among Chief Financial Officers in the Middle East, a recent PwC survey shows that 76% of them are implementing

What’s Next for Business Leaders: Cybersecurity in a Post-COVID Era

Attributed to Haider Pasha, Chief Security Officer, Middle East and Africa (MEA) at Palo Alto Networks It may sound odd to talk about the “post-COVID” era when infections and, tragically, deaths continue to mount around the world. However, I remain optimistic that the brilliance of the world’s scientists and a global commitment to finding a

72% of Middle East IT Leaders Completely Confident on Network Visibility for IoT Devices

The study reveals that the majority of IT decision makers in the region also see room for improvement in the way their organisation handles IoT security Palo Alto Networks, the global cybersecurity leader, today announced their new research, commissioned from Vanson Bourne, which shows that 72% of IT decision makers in the Middle East, which

More Than 1,500 Middle East Business Leaders Attend SAP NOW Virtual Event on Digital Transformation

RIYADH, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia — 31 August 2020 — More than 1,500 Middle East business leaders have attended one of the region’s largest virtual technology forums, SAP NOW Virtual – Middle East North, learning about digital transformation in the COVID-19 era. “Businesses that can master resiliency can move on to sustainable profitability aided by intelligence,” said Ahmed

Kuwait’s NOX Management Opens the First Large-Scale Indoor Vertical Farm in the Middle East

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait – 16 August 2020 – &Ever Middle East, a joint venture between Kuwait’s NOX Management and German company &ever, in partnership with German engineering companies SAP and Viessmann,  has opened the first commercial indoor vertical farm in the Middle East. Kuwait, a country that previously relied on European and overseas imports for most

Smart robotics offer an opportunity for the Middle East to transform USD 17 billion supply chain and manage future demands

Reshoring of manufacturing and smart automation robotics could localize pharmaceutical and agricultural production, securing the Middle East supply chain — says Neil Colquhoun DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — 13 July 2020 — This pandemic period has made it apparent that being reliant on a few countries for production means that when the supply chains break down, countries

Three Steps for Middle East Organizations to Enhance Cybersecurity Amid COVID-19 Coronavirus Spikes

Dubai, United Arab Emirates Amid the spike in COVID-19 coronavirus cybersecurity threats tied to remote work, Middle East organizations should follow a three-step process of education, testing, and long-term strategizing, industry experts announced today. Worldwide, organizations saw a 70 percent increase in remote work from February-April 2020 – with a concurrent rise in cyberattacks such

Conflict drives 13 million children out of school in the Middle East and North Africa

AMMAN, 3 September 2015- Surging conflict and political upheaval across the Middle East and North Africa are preventing more than 13 million children from going to school, according to a UNICEF report released today. The report, “Education under Fire,” focuses on the impact of violence on schoolchildren and education systems in nine countries* that have