IT BusinessITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comCHANNEL CONFIDENCE SURVEY: Buoyant mood ebbs slightly among key players Fourth quarter outlook not quite as hopeful as in 2013, according to annual poll<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 Sep 2014 12:31:43 +0400http://www.itp.net/599971-channel-confidence-survey-buoyant-mood-ebbs-slightly-among-key-playersBrocade appoints new senior director of technology, EMEABrian Levy will report to Curt Beckmann, Brocade's CTO in EMEA<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 Sep 2014 12:06:22 +0400http://www.itp.net/599969-brocade-appoints-new-senior-director-of-technology-emeaNASA to send 3D printer into spacePrinter to produce parts for spacecrafts so astronauts can repair them on the spot<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 Sep 2014 10:27:05 +0400http://www.itp.net/599968-nasa-to-send-3d-printer-into-spaceOculus’ VR units ‘not ready for consumers’ despite upgraded prototypeFacebook’s frontier acquisition continues forward, but not selling products yet<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 Sep 2014 09:41:52 +0400http://www.itp.net/599963-oculus-vr-units-not-ready-for-consumers-despite-upgraded-prototypeEllison steps aside at OracleOracle CEO to move to executive chairman and CTO role<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, 19 Sep 2014 13:28:24 +0400http://www.itp.net/599954-ellison-steps-aside-at-oracleApple Watch to kick-start wearables market: GartnerResearch firm expects smartwatches to make up 40% of consumer wrist devices by 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>Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:51:37 +0400http://www.itp.net/599953-apple-watch-to-kick-start-wearables-market-gartnerHuawei releases Global Connectivity IndexGCI released at Huawei Cloud Congress in Shanghai shows Germany are top<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, 17 Sep 2014 21:07:28 +0400http://www.itp.net/599936-huawei-releases-global-connectivity-indexSony predicts deeper losses after impairment from smartphones Electronics arm continues to struggle; firm suspends dividends for first time in 56 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>Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:41:49 +0400http://www.itp.net/599910-sony-predicts-deeper-losses-after-impairment-from-smartphonesMicrosoft employees await next round of layoffsAnnouncement expected on Thursday, as Nadella’s axe continues to fall<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, 17 Sep 2014 09:59:56 +0400http://www.itp.net/599904-microsoft-employees-await-next-round-of-layoffsMicrosoft acquires Minecraft maker MojangWorldwide gaming smash to become part of Redmond’s stable<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, 16 Sep 2014 10:40:12 +0400http://www.itp.net/599885-microsoft-acquires-minecraft-maker-mojangApple fans face month-long wait for iPhone 6Record pre-orders double those for iPhone 5<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, 16 Sep 2014 10:25:52 +0400http://www.itp.net/599884-apple-fans-face-month-long-wait-for-iphone-6MENA security spend to top $1bn in 2014 Gartner predicts year-over-year security spend increase of 8%<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, 15 Sep 2014 15:21:53 +0400http://www.itp.net/599872-mena-security-spend-to-top-1bn-in-2014Desktop growth not enough to prevent overall OGCC PC market decline Bahrain shoulders bulk of shrinkage as political tensions blamed for overall regional downturn<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, 15 Sep 2014 13:12:45 +0400http://www.itp.net/599867-desktop-growth-not-enough-to-prevent-overall-ogcc-pc-market-declineHP acquires Eucalyptus Deal to help the company accelerate hybrid cloud adoption in the enterprise<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, 15 Sep 2014 09:26:57 +0400http://www.itp.net/599858-hp-acquires-eucalyptusSecurity appliance growth continues in Q2Consecutive quarterly growth in segment now dates back to Q4 2009, 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>Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:52:55 +0400http://www.itp.net/599844-security-appliance-growth-continues-in-q2EBay stock normalises after denial of Google stake rumoursOnline auctioneer flirts with hefty gains on news of search giant’s interest<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, 14 Sep 2014 11:05:38 +0400http://www.itp.net/599838-ebay-stock-normalises-after-denial-of-google-stake-rumoursACN SALARY SURVEY: Gulf tech staff earn average of $81,000 paResults are in on annual employment poll; earnings show broader spread than previously<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, 14 Sep 2014 09:58:09 +0400http://www.itp.net/599836-acn-salary-survey-gulf-tech-staff-earn-average-of-81000-paTraditional PC vendors catching up in the MEA tablet marketRegion continues to see world’s highest growth despite Q2 shipment decline<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, 10 Sep 2014 12:22:47 +0400http://www.itp.net/599801-traditional-pc-vendors-catching-up-in-the-mea-tablet-marketOver 20% of enterprises will have IoT-centric security by end of 2017: GartnerCISOs under pressure to find right mix as Internet of Things trend continues<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, 10 Sep 2014 12:02:36 +0400http://www.itp.net/599799-over-20-of-enterprises-will-have-iot-centric-security-by-end-of-2017-gartnerMid-East LTE users ‘1.5 times more likely’ to consume video: CitrixMobile Analytics report reveals regional subscriber preferences <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, 10 Sep 2014 11:23:59 +0400http://www.itp.net/599798-mid-east-lte-users-15-times-more-likely-to-consume-video-citrixTop tech green initiativesTech companies around the world are coming up with new ideas of how to be more environmentally friendly<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, 09 Sep 2014 14:46:50 +0400http://www.itp.net/599776-top-tech-green-initiatives?tab=photosThird platform dominates IDC's Saudi CIO summit‘Unprecedented’ budgets drive ICT growth in kingdom, 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>Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:34:07 +0400http://www.itp.net/599773-third-platform-dominates-idcs-saudi-cio-summitTypical home to contain 500 smart devices by 2022: GartnerResearch house predicts 'dramatic' evolution in smart homes over next decade<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, 09 Sep 2014 11:15:09 +0400http://www.itp.net/599766-typical-home-to-contain-500-smart-devices-by-2022-gartnerGoogle for Entrepreneurs Tech Hub to be launched in DubaiAstroLabs Dubai to open by April 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>Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:45:32 +0400http://www.itp.net/599761-google-for-entrepreneurs-tech-hub-to-be-launched-in-dubaiOnly 5% of Android users likely to migrate to iPhone 6: surveyGoogle’s market share secure, suggest polling figures<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, 08 Sep 2014 10:17:13 +0400http://www.itp.net/599738-only-5-of-android-users-likely-to-migrate-to-iphone-6-survey