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9500 RTA taxis in Dubai to get free WiFi by Ramadan 2018
Blackwire deployed KiFi for 7500 TransAD taxis in Abu Dhabi last year and is partnering with SAPO in Japan to help Tokyo become Olympic Games ready
Despite a lot of attention around advanced forms of analytics, 64 percent of organisations globally still consider enterprise reporting and dashboards their most business-critical applications for data and analytics.
Saudi Football changes pitch from MBC to STC
The news comes just a few days after the release of Saudi businessman Waleed al-Ibrahim, who has management control of MBC. Reuters reports senior Saudi officials saying that Ibrahim agreed to an “undisclosed settlement after admitting to unspecified violations”.
Avaya acquires Spoken Communications paving a clear path for cloud migration
Avaya and Spoken to deliver a compelling cloud-native CCaaS portfolio
Ericsson creates new business area under the leadership of Åsa Tamsons
Company simplifies group function structure, from currently six functions to four
du and Etisalat make it to the list of top ten teleports globally
Teleports are increasingly competing and partnering with data centres, cloud providers and telcos
Saudi Arabia tops in cellular competition intensity
STC had the largest market share of 34.0% by year end 2016
LinkedIn unveils the biggest game changer in hiring in MENA
Hiring managers have also started to see the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI)
20 iPhone X’s up for grabs during DSF
Dubai Shopping Festival is giving shoppers the chance to win many prizes
Mahindra Comviva strengthens its MEA footing with new partnership
Tie-up with Sacom Mediaworks to provide access to over 10,000 hours of digital VOD content