IT BusinessITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comOman plans to sign government licence agreement with OracleITA holds event to discuss applications and systems for government 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>Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:19:37 +0000http://www.itp.net/612408-oman-plans-to-sign-government-licence-agreement-with-oracleGetting from A to B — the smart wayAlexander S Pieri, editor of ACN, debates the value of data sharing in a smart city environment.<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, 24 Apr 2017 07:31:45 +0000http://www.itp.net/612396-getting-from-a-to-b-—-the-smart-wayEurope-based Organi joins forces with INTTRAThe logistics software provider’s alliance with INTTRA will help automate ocean shipping on its software 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>Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/612387-europe-based-organi-joins-forces-with-inttra5 reasons why Amazon buying Souq.com is importantAmazon’s popular combination of direct retail and third party marketplace is poised to turn the existing retail landscape on its head.<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, 20 Apr 2017 11:27:56 +0000http://www.itp.net/612390-5-reasons-why-amazon-buying-souqcom-is-importantNetworking app for refugees wins top honoursThe app was won first prize at the NYU Abu Dhabi International Hackathon for Social Good in the Arab World<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, 20 Apr 2017 06:30:32 +0000http://www.itp.net/612385-networking-app-for-refugees-wins-top-honoursHoneywell CSR campaign targets STEM teachersThe HESA scholarship program is aimed at middle school math and science teachers.<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, 19 Apr 2017 16:54:56 +0000http://www.itp.net/612384-honeywell-csr-campaign-targets-stem-teachersAmerican University of Sharjah signs on with Red HatThe university became the latest academic institution in the region to be become part of the Red Hat Academy.<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, 19 Apr 2017 16:30:16 +0000http://www.itp.net/612383-american-university-of-sharjah-signs-on-with-red-hatPolycom’s Marco Landi to head up Asia Pacific operationsFollowing a recent promotion, Landi’s expanded role will include both EMEA and APAC.<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, 18 Apr 2017 10:37:21 +0000http://www.itp.net/612355-polycoms-marco-landi-to-head-up-asia-pacific-operationsSaudi Arabia’s cloud analytics market poised for growth According to a Micro Market Monitor report, the country’s cloud analytics market will reach $74m by 2019.<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, 18 Apr 2017 07:03:51 +0000http://www.itp.net/612346-saudi-arabias-cloud-analytics-market-poised-for-growthGartner: Global IT spending to grow marginally in 2017The market intelligence firm expects global IT spending will grow by 1.4% by the end of the 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>Mon, 17 Apr 2017 07:56:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/612322-gartner-global-it-spending-to-grow-marginally-in-2017Banks take million Dollar hits for each cyber security incident Kaspersky Lab survey finds POS systems the most lucrative threat vector for financial firms <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, 16 Apr 2017 14:28:10 +0000http://www.itp.net/612324-banks-take-million-dollar-hits-for-each-cyber-security-incidentSeamless Middle East set for May 2017The upcoming conference is a continuation of Card & Payments Middle East, which has run annually for the last 17 years.<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, 16 Apr 2017 09:44:11 +0000http://www.itp.net/612315-seamless-middle-east-set-for-may-2017HP launches A3 printers in the UAE Marketed as an advanced and secure printer, the new design tackles a number of security threats surrounding printers.<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, 16 Apr 2017 09:06:41 +0000http://www.itp.net/612314-hp-launches-a3-printers-in-the-uaeHuawei CEO doesn't see need for smart watchesEric Xu reportedly says he doesn't understand why we need smart watches when phones do everything<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, 13 Apr 2017 13:38:31 +0000http://www.itp.net/612303-huawei-ceo-doesnt-see-need-for-smart-watchesITP Live social influencer agency breaks Guiness World Record‘Picture taken with the world’s longest selfie stick’ record falls at the ITP Live launch party<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, 13 Apr 2017 07:15:54 +0000http://www.itp.net/612292-itp-live-social-influencer-agency-breaks-guiness-world-recordVMware unveils new release of vSANImprovements in the latest vSAN 6.6 release include native HCI security and higher performance.<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, 13 Apr 2017 05:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/612277-vmware-unveils-new-release-of-vsanZain Saudi Arabia posts its first ever net profit in Q1Telecom operator announces financial milestone, nine years after launching services in Gulf kingdom<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, 12 Apr 2017 13:28:30 +0000http://www.itp.net/612285-zain-saudi-arabia-posts-its-first-ever-net-profit-in-q1McAfee explores challenges to threat intelligent sharingAccording to a company report, ransomware and mobile malware grew by 88% and 99%, respectively, over 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>Wed, 12 Apr 2017 09:24:49 +0000http://www.itp.net/612274-mcafee-explores-challenges-to-threat-intelligent-sharingRTA and TRL partner to improve smart and electronic servicesThe MoU signing was attended by RTA representatives from the Strategy and Corporate Governance Sector, and TRL.<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, 12 Apr 2017 07:01:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/612257-rta-and-trl-partner-to-improve-smart-and-electronic-servicesParallels, Ingram Micro sign distribution agreement Ingram Micro will distribute Parallels' Remote Application Server across the META 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, 12 Apr 2017 06:37:59 +0000http://www.itp.net/612271-parallels,-ingram-micro-sign-distribution-agreementSymantec forces Longhorn cyberespionage group into the spotlightAccording to Symantec’s research, Longhorn has infected targets in at least 16 countries across Middle East, Europe, Asia and 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, 12 Apr 2017 05:00:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/612255-symantec-forces-longhorn-cyberespionage-group-into-the-spotlightDavid Nicholls appointed as VP for Restrata's tech divisionNicholls previously served as the head of sales and marketing for MiX Telematics 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>Tue, 11 Apr 2017 08:41:52 +0000http://www.itp.net/612254-david-nicholls-appointed-as-vp-for-restratas-tech-divisionVirgin Mobile MEA appoints new Group CEOAlan Gow is a co-founder of the original Virgin Mobile in the UK alongside Sir Richard Branson.<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, 11 Apr 2017 07:35:46 +0000http://www.itp.net/612251-virgin-mobile-mea-appoints-new-group-ceoeHDF picks up PCI-DSS certificationThe PCI security standards was developed by the PCI Security Standards Council.<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, 11 Apr 2017 07:12:14 +0000http://www.itp.net/612249-ehdf-picks-up-pci-dss-certificationDubai 10X and 1776 promote regulation hackingRegulatory Hacking Program joins government and startups to discuss changing regulations for faster 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>Mon, 10 Apr 2017 14:55:29 +0000http://www.itp.net/612244-dubai-10x-and-1776-promote-regulation-hacking