IT BusinessITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comHP, Aruba in rumoured acquisition talks Bloomberg claims HP could announce acquisition of wireless specialist as early as next week<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, 01 Mar 2015 14:40:06 +0400http://www.itp.net/602223-hp-aruba-in-rumoured-acquisition-talksRSA to launch EMEA conference hosted in Abu DhabiLeading IT security event to get new edition for EMEA, to take place in UAE in November<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, 01 Mar 2015 12:45:12 +0400http://www.itp.net/602221-rsa-to-launch-emea-conference-hosted-in-abu-dhabiGoogle to expand offices with 'moveable' buildingsSearch giant plans to tailor to its different projects with flexible structures<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, 01 Mar 2015 10:05:52 +0400http://www.itp.net/602216-google-to-expand-offices-with-moveable-buildingsNME Innovation Awards 2015: Nominations openAnnual awards ceremony to take place on May 27 in Dubai<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, 26 Feb 2015 18:00:00 +0400http://www.itp.net/601904-nme-innovation-awards-2015-nominations-open.Gov awards nomination deadline extended.Gov Awards to honour ICT and smart government achievements of the public sector<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, 26 Feb 2015 16:40:35 +0400http://www.itp.net/602209-gov-awards-nomination-deadline-extendedElectric car for students showcased at education showleXsolar-EMobilty car prepares students for car maintenance in the future<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, 26 Feb 2015 14:54:19 +0400http://www.itp.net/602207-electric-car-for-students-showcased-at-education-showRobots play chess at GESS DubaiEducational robots exhibited at Dubai's education show<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, 26 Feb 2015 14:34:32 +0400http://www.itp.net/602205-robots-play-chess-at-gess-dubaiApple ordered to pay $530m for iTunes patentTexas jury found iPhone maker guilty of "willfully" infringing Smartflash's patents<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, 26 Feb 2015 10:47:43 +0400http://www.itp.net/602199-apple-ordered-to-pay-530m-for-itunes-patentThird platform rings in new security threatsEnterprises need to adopt predictive security to cope with new wave of cyber-crime, says IDC<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, 25 Feb 2015 17:35:12 +0400http://www.itp.net/602197-third-platform-rings-in-new-security-threatsAfter Hours: Anish Kanaran, EpicorAnish Kanaran, Regional Channel Director (MEA) at Epicor<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, 25 Feb 2015 16:48:23 +0400http://www.itp.net/602195-after-hours-anish-kanaran-epicorFacebook claims 2m active advertisersSocial platform continues to gobble more of online ads pie, shows 33% growth<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, 25 Feb 2015 09:37:56 +0400http://www.itp.net/602177-facebook-claims-2m-active-advertisersMiddle East skills gap on the upCisco study predicts shortage of 102,108 skilled IT workers in 2015<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, 23 Feb 2015 16:44:05 +0400http://www.itp.net/602154-middle-east-skills-gap-on-the-upSAP MENA chief to shift to USSam Alkharrat to take on role of managing director of West Coast of North America<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, 23 Feb 2015 14:51:10 +0400http://www.itp.net/602152-sap-mena-chief-to-shift-to-us'Middle East is a global leader in prioritising cybersecurity', says surveyRegions leaders set cybersecurity as a priority, according to Raytheon-sponsored survey<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, 23 Feb 2015 14:29:23 +0400http://www.itp.net/602148-middle-east-is-a-global-leader-in-prioritising-cybersecurity-says-surveyApple to spend €1.7bn on European data centresFacilities in Ireland and Denmark to run on 100% renewable energy<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, 23 Feb 2015 13:52:34 +0400http://www.itp.net/602146-apple-to-spend-17bn-on-european-data-centresAlmost one third of cars made in 2020 will have driverless mode: IDCResearch group identifies third-platform ‘innovation accelerators’<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, 23 Feb 2015 11:15:13 +0400http://www.itp.net/602141-almost-one-third-of-cars-made-in-2020-will-have-driverless-mode-idcCyber security to be top-three priority for 70% of global CEOs: IDC‘Digital transformation’ grips Middle East, says research firm<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, 23 Feb 2015 10:30:41 +0400http://www.itp.net/602139-cyber-security-to-be-top-three-priority-for-70-of-global-ceos-idcOpen Data Platform initiative to drive Apache HadoopNew industry body to develop Apache Hadoop ecosystem for enterprise big data<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, 19 Feb 2015 17:40:44 +0400http://www.itp.net/602114-open-data-platform-initiative-to-drive-apache-hadoopCEMA Internet of Things market to ‘soar’ in 2015: IDCResearch firm predicts ‘considerable potential’ for IoT solutions vendors as nascent industry booms<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, 19 Feb 2015 15:29:31 +0400http://www.itp.net/602106-cema-internet-of-things-market-to-soar-in-2015-idcDu reports Q4 net profit falls 10%Rise in taxes blamed for profit loss<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, 19 Feb 2015 14:14:47 +0400http://www.itp.net/602104-du-reports-q4-net-profit-falls-10Samsung enters m-payments arena with e-wallet start-up acquisitionSouth Korean titan snaps up US-based LoopPay to compete with Apple in digital wallet segment<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, 19 Feb 2015 11:24:47 +0400http://www.itp.net/602102-samsung-enters-m-payments-arena-with-e-wallet-start-up-acquisitionSony could abandon TVs, smartphonesCEO ‘does not rule out’ exits, as company prepares to focus on PlayStation, camera sensors<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, 19 Feb 2015 10:23:24 +0400http://www.itp.net/602100-sony-could-abandon-tvs-smartphonesNo growth in global data centre markets451 Research says demand for traditional data centres falling, hyperscale facilities on the rise<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, 18 Feb 2015 18:46:23 +0400http://www.itp.net/602095-no-growth-in-global-data-centre-marketsArab states urged to secure new spectrumGSMA and SAMENA Telecommunications Council say mobile broadband demands require more spectrum<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, 18 Feb 2015 10:57:57 +0400http://www.itp.net/602076-arab-states-urged-to-secure-new-spectrumEtisalat's Egypt unit signs $120m loanHSBC and National Bank of Abu Dhabi will each provide $60m to Etisalat Misr<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, 16 Feb 2015 17:54:59 +0400http://www.itp.net/602048-etisalats-egypt-unit-signs-120m-loan