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Business and intelligence

Advanced analytics set to soar in next two years, Gartner

More than half of large orgs to compete using advanced analytics and proprietary algorithms by 2018

Cloud computing

Encryption survey exposes risk to employee data

Sophos reveals businesses failing to take advantage of encryption services to protect employees

Cloud computing

Oracle commits to data centre in Abu Dhabi

Oracle to open new data centre to keep pace with cloud services demand and employ local talent

Cloud computing

SAP cloud services soar to €2.3bn in 2015

End-of-year financial results see SAP’s cloud services double in revenue

Business applications

Oman ITA renews Microsoft Licence Agreement

New agreement will update 36,000 systems with new Windows and Office


Google pays rival Apple $1bn

Court hearing discloses Google’s paid request for pre-installed web browser on Apple devices

Cloud computing

IDC confirms dates for Middle East CIO Summit 2016

Event to take place from February 17 to 18 at Abu Dhabi's Jumeirah Etihad Towers


Advantech to showcase telemedicine solutions at Arab Health 2016

Vendor expects 'telehealth' to transform healthcare delivery and increase patient engagement

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