smart cities

Smart cities to drive Middle East data centre spending to US$5 billion by 2020 - new report
Investment in modernising data centres could also enable new digital business models.
Smart Dubai and DIFC Courts to launch world's first Court of the Blockchain
Research will eventually focus on how to handle disputes from public and private blockchains and "smart" contracts.
Get smart
Telcos will be the backbone of smart cities, now it is up to them to innovate and collaborate to overcome the challenges of the market.
Paving the way to 5G with adaptive networks
Ravi Mali, regional director, Middle East and Africa at Ciena looks at how network operators can meet customer demands.
Orange Business Services redefines the concept of ‘smart cities’
Company redefines smart cities as ‘Cognitive Cities’ with data journeys at their heart at inaugural IDC Smart City Middle East Event & Awards
Ooredoo Oman rolls out IoT network using LoRaWAN technology
Organisations will benefit of this technology’s low power consumption, long range coverage, fast connectivity, and increased security on data and devices.
Cisco launches new programme to make smart cities more affordable
Programme to help cities assemble the right finance instruments to fund and deploy new technologies
Cisco showcases intuitive networks at GITEX 2017
Vendor partnered with Intel, Emircom and Alpha Data to present multi-sector digitisation demos