Business applications


Core banking

Emirates Islamic Bank to run Finacle banking solution

Finacle Islamic Banking solution to help EI offer Sharia-compliant services

Cloud computing

Oracle CEO: Middle East data centre 'under consideration'

Mark Hurd hints at possibility of opening a local data centre as Oracle eyes regional cloud growth

Cloud computing

MENA public cloud services to reach $851m in 2015

Gartner expects 17.1% growth this year, as adoption continues

Cloud computing

UAE schools selected as Microsoft Showcase Schools

Microsoft supports schools' efforts to personalise learning through cloud technology

Business and intelligence

Citrix announces new XenMobile release

Latest release aims to advance business ability with new efficiencies for users and a single plane of control for IT

Business and intelligence

Huawei launches next-gen full HD, video phone

eSpace 8950 is aimed at boosting office and employee productivity across the Middle East


Lexmark acquires medical imaging company Claron

Claron will report to Lexmark's Perceptive Software, which hopes to buffer its medical offerings


Video collaboration leads to increased productivity

But barriers to widespread adoption remain, says Polycom-commissioned report

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