IT BusinessITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comFacebook CEO visits NigeriaMark Zuckerberg seeks to discover novel ways for Facebook to support tech development and entrepreneurship in Africa. <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 31 Aug 2016 11:09:06 +0000http://www.itp.net/609023-facebook-ceo-visits-nigeriaNew MD for Cisco 'East' RegionShukri Eid to take over lead role for Cisco in UAE, Oman, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Yemen<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 31 Aug 2016 06:33:17 +0000http://www.itp.net/609012-new-md-for-cisco-east-regionSTME buys three Saudi companiesAcquisition to expand systems integrator's portfolio and KSA footprint<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:10:33 +0000http://www.itp.net/608999-stme-buys-three-saudi-companiesEuropean Commission orders Apple to pay billions for tax breaks in IrelandThe multinational technology company has been ordered to pay up to 13 billion euros ($14.5b).<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:14:28 +0000http://www.itp.net/608997-european-commission-orders-apple-to-pay-billions-for-tax-breaks-in-irelandMicrosoft launches PowerShell for LinuxThe Shell-based automation system is now open-source and expected to greatly impact cloud environments.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:42:16 +0000http://www.itp.net/608994-microsoft-launches-powershell-for-linuxLargest-ever Huawei event set to startSmart Cities and IoT related technologies to feature prominently<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:24:30 +0000http://www.itp.net/608984-largest-ever-huawei-event-set-to-startFrench Tech PAVILION at GITEX to feature 22 exhibitors and start-upsThe pavilion will be located at the DWTC’s Hall 4 of the all-new Zabeel Hall from 16 – 20 October, 2016.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:38:57 +0000http://www.itp.net/608982-french-tech-pavilion-at-gitex-to-feature-22-exhibitors-and-start-upsEMC unveil novel XtremIO application integration and management featuresThe latest updates include improvements to XtreamIO iCDM functionality and streamlined storage management for virtual environments.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:45:18 +0000http://www.itp.net/608977-emc-unveil-novel-xtremio-application-integration-and-management-featuresInfoblox service provider awarded VMware ready statusThe DDI platform introduces carrier-grade security and ultra-low latency to NFV environments on VMware vCloud NFV platform<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:11:50 +0000http://www.itp.net/608969-infoblox-service-provider-awarded-vmware-ready-statusEMC grows protection portfolio for VMware EnvironmentsThe company unveiled its EMC Data Protection Suite for VMware protection, and optimises protection for various VMware workloads<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:18:22 +0000http://www.itp.net/608967-emc-grows-protection-portfolio-for-vmware-environmentsPlatform9 unveils High Availability for OpenStack usersSupporting both traditional and cloud-native workloads, Platform9 will showcase its industry-first capability at the upcoming VMworld<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:32:09 +0000http://www.itp.net/608953-platform9-unveils-high-availability-for-openstack-usersRed Hat Virtualization 4 launchedThe KVM-based platform will help ease the virtualisation of traditional workloads, and deliver a more reliable base for hybrid cloud and container-based projects. <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:21:54 +0000http://www.itp.net/608952-red-hat-virtualization-4-launchedBooz Allen Hamilton report highlights cyberattack risks against industrial companiesAccording to the firm’s report, more incidents involving Industrial Control Systems operators occurred over 2015 and 2016 so far, than any previous year.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 24 Aug 2016 12:56:52 +0000http://www.itp.net/608937-booz-allen-hamilton-report-highlights-cyberattack-risks-against-industrial-companiesEnterprise Systems and Huawei collaborate to launch ICT recognition platform The competition will pit technical experts from the ICT industry against each for a chance to win an all-expense paid trip to China.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:57:03 +0000http://www.itp.net/608936-enterprise-systems-and-huawei-collaborate-to-launch-ict-recognition-platformSocial media clicks with Arab SMEs: reportOrient Planet Research report shows almost universal social media presence for GCC SMEs<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:50:53 +0000http://www.itp.net/608926-social-media-clicks-with-arab-smes-reportSocial media credited as business enabler for Arab SMEsFindings revealed as part of Orient Planet research report show 92% of polled GCC SMEs are active on social media.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 23 Aug 2016 10:02:14 +0000http://www.itp.net/608920-social-media-credited-as-business-enabler-for-arab-smesLevtech Consulting nabs 2016 Inner Circle membershipThe company was recognised for its recent success in the sales and service delivery of the Microsoft Dynamics platform.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Tue, 23 Aug 2016 05:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/608909-levtech-consulting-nabs-2016-inner-circle-membershipPublic sector needs CIOs to lead digital transformationVision and culture required to change government approach, says Gartner<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 06:03:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/608880-public-sector-needs-cios-to-lead-digital-transformationRobotics to impact business productivity and workplace safety by 2020Market segment expected to be showcased heavily at upcoming GITEX.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 05:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/608889-robotics-to-impact-business-productivity-and-workplace-safety-by-2020CommScope to highlight network trends at GITEX 2016Ehab Kanary highlights changes in consumer behaviour, cloud and video consumption as key factors. <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 05:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/608890-commscope-to-highlight-network-trends-at-gitex-2016Lenovo annual revenues dip across board Europe, Middle East & Africa sales fell by 7 percent <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 21 Aug 2016 14:27:08 +0000http://www.itp.net/608888-lenovo-annual-revenues-dip-across-boardClutch highlights results from BI data analytics survey.The US-based research firm's survey compiled from responses taken from 291 employees who utilised BI data analytic tools as part of their job function.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 21 Aug 2016 05:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/608869-clutch-highlights-results-from-bi-data-analytics-surveyCMCS inks reseller partnership agreement with TimeXtenderThe deal will see the introduction of TimeXtender-Qlik solutions to the Middle East, North Africa and Indian markets.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Sun, 21 Aug 2016 05:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/608870-cmcs-inks-reseller-partnership-agreement-with-timextenderGartner names Microsoft Azure a leader in its IaaS Magic Quadrant for a third year in a rowThe company was recognised for its strategic planning and execution of its objectives. <br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 18 Aug 2016 15:56:39 +0000http://www.itp.net/608867-gartner-names-microsoft-azure-a-leader-in-its-iaas-magic-quadrant-for-a-third-year-in-a-rowMacro updates ICT infrastructure with technologies from NetApp and VEEAMThe facilities management company has implemented NetApp’s data storage and VEEAM data disaster recovery technologies.<br /><a href="http://ad.doubleclick.net/jump/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" target="_blank"><img src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/ad/itp_net_en/rss-feed;sz=120x60;tile=1;ord=1256562199?" width="120" height="60" border="0" alt=""></a>Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:58:23 +0000http://www.itp.net/608866-macro-updates-ict-infrastructure-with-technologies-from-netapp-and-veeam