IT BusinessITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comMeera Kaul Foundation announces line-up for 3rd Global Women in STEMThe announcement unveiled the list of steering committee members, as well as speakers for this year’s conference.<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, 27 Sep 2016 14:21:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/609397-meera-kaul-foundation-announces-line-up-for-3rd-global-women-in-stemOpening up to UXGovernment development teams are realising the value of User Experience and Customer Experience to ensure that their apps and services deliver results and satisfy users<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, 27 Sep 2016 11:49:27 +0000http://www.itp.net/609393-opening-up-to-uxCutting costs and improving performance with digitisationSevag Papazian and Rawia Abdel Samad of Strategy& discuss the key requirements of for government entities considering digitisation<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, 27 Sep 2016 11:30:58 +0000http://www.itp.net/609390-cutting-costs-and-improving-performance-with-digitisationWelcome to third era of technologyThe IT function needs to define its role in the new age of digital organisations, says Seth Robinson of CompTIA<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, 27 Sep 2016 11:24:46 +0000http://www.itp.net/609389-welcome-to-third-era-of-technologyLines of Business increase IT spending, says IDCOver 40% of MEA enterprise IT spending is initiated by departments outside of IT<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, 27 Sep 2016 09:29:20 +0000http://www.itp.net/609386-lines-of-business-increase-it-spending,-says-idcDeadline looms for Pacific Controls $381m debt plan Reports claims Pacific Controls is in talks with creditor banks to discuss restructure plans <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, 26 Sep 2016 09:19:40 +0000http://www.itp.net/609360-deadline-looms-for-pacific-controls-$381m-debt-planMashreq to adopt Apple’s Siri for voice-enabled payments Customers will be able to use Siri to make UAE transfers of up to AED500 <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, 26 Sep 2016 07:54:53 +0000http://www.itp.net/609355-mashreq-to-adopt-apple’s-siri-for-voice-enabled-paymentsCompTIA launches campaign to inspire UAE girls to enter technology fieldThe non-profit association for the technology industry has unveiled research highlighting several critical factors that discourage girls from considering careers in tech.<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, 25 Sep 2016 15:20:15 +0000http://www.itp.net/609347-comptia-launches-campaign-to-inspire-uae-girls-to-enter-technology-fieldCompareit4me.com nabs $2.4m investmentThe sum more than doubled the $1m target set by the financial comparison website.<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, 25 Sep 2016 14:42:09 +0000http://www.itp.net/609346-compareit4me-com-nabs-m-investmentPaladion appoints regional head for operations in the Middle EastPaladion promotes Amit Roy to executive vice president and regional head for EMEA region <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, 25 Sep 2016 08:11:14 +0000http://www.itp.net/609342-paladion-appoints-regional-head-for-operations-in-the-middle-eastEastNets appoints chief technology officerEastNets hires Teunis Robbert de Vries as CTO to enhance its technology vision and direction <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, 25 Sep 2016 07:16:16 +0000http://www.itp.net/609339-eastnets-appoints-chief-technology-officerC5 launches startup accelerator for MENACloud 10 Scalerator will use Amazon cloud to help new businesses to expand<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>Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:30:26 +0000http://www.itp.net/609331-c5-launches-startup-accelerator-for-menaFive hundred million Yahoo! account details stolenYahoo! account data stolen in largest ever hacking incident of its kind<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>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:19:47 +0000http://www.itp.net/609330-five-hundred-million-yahoo!-account-details-stolenBT partners with Microsoft to simplify hybrid cloud New service enables BT customers to order Azure alongside BT's dedicated cloud services<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, 22 Sep 2016 12:20:24 +0000http://www.itp.net/609327-bt-partners-with-microsoft-to-simplify-hybrid-cloudPutting the BIG in dataFocusing on only the ‘Big’ in Big Data could reduce the competitive advantage and opportunity it offers Middle East organisations<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, 22 Sep 2016 05:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/609244-putting-the-big-in-dataAvnet to sell tech solutions business unit to Tech Data for $2.6bnMove will accelerate the company’s strategy to focus on high growth 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>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 11:00:28 +0000http://www.itp.net/609306-avnet-to-sell-tech-solutions-business-unit-to-tech-data-for-bnIndustrialisation of cybercrime disrupting digital enterprisesNew BT and KPMG report warns of emerging threats from profit-orientated and highly organised cybercriminal enterprises<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, 21 Sep 2016 09:08:12 +0000http://www.itp.net/609300-industrialisation-of-cybercrime-disrupting-digital-enterprisesIntaj CEO shares insights on MENA ICT ForumNidal Bitar, CEO at Intaj, sits down with ACN to discuss the upcoming MENA ICT Forum and its value for Jordan and the rest of the region.<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, 21 Sep 2016 08:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/609284-intaj-ceo-shares-insights-on-mena-ict-forumA constant menaceGad Elkin delves into the persistent threat of DDoS and explores novel means of combating such attacks.<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, 21 Sep 2016 05:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/609243-a-constant-menaceHuawei's Eric Dai discusses Champion of the Year competition and its importanceEric Dai, enterprise delivery & service director at Huawei, shares details on the Champion of the Year competition and its value as a platforms for the industry's technical engineers.<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, 21 Sep 2016 05:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/609283-huaweis-eric-dai-discusses-champion-of-the-year-competition-and-its-importanceSiklu upgrades surveillance network at Port of Long BeachThe multi-gigabit connectivity platform will comprise of an interference-free fibre-like wireless connectivity to cameras throughout the port.<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, 20 Sep 2016 17:02:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/609175-siklu-upgrades-surveillance-network-at-port-of-long-beachFinding the best of the bestHannah Khan, marketing manager, Enterprise Systems, sits down with Alex Pieri from ACN to discuss the Champion of the Year competition and what it means for the IT industry.<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, 20 Sep 2016 13:22:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/609025-finding-the-best-of-the-bestBulwark signs distribution agreement with Acunetix The agreement will see Bulwark's channel partners offer Acunetix's web application security solutions <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, 20 Sep 2016 12:09:18 +0000http://www.itp.net/609279-bulwark-signs-distribution-agreement-with-acunetixUAE Govt could save USD 5B with digitalisation: reportSAP to showcase innovations in the public sector at 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>Tue, 20 Sep 2016 04:53:11 +0000http://www.itp.net/609256-uae-govt-could-save-usd-5b-with-digitalisation-reportSAIB Bank deploys R&M cabling solutions to build ‘future-proof’ data centre The new data centre will use HD patch panels, raceway systems, and pre-terminated copper and fiber cabling solutions <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, 19 Sep 2016 12:17:35 +0000http://www.itp.net/609254-saib-bank-deploys-r&m-cabling-solutions-to-build-‘future-proof’-data-centre