IT BusinessITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/ITP.net.comiflix hires former Mobily, Vodafone exec as new MENA CEOSubscription video on demand service, which launched in June, announces appointment of John Saad<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, 23 Nov 2017 06:16:28 +0000http://www.itp.net/615879-iflix-hires-former-mobily,-vodafone-exec-as-new-mena-ceoSAP executive resigns over Gulf sales practices investigationUPDATED - SAP investigation underway into dealings in Iran, Reuters reports<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, 23 Nov 2017 04:26:49 +0000http://www.itp.net/615875-sap-executive-resigns-over-gulf-sales-practices-investigationSMEs in Gulf forecast to see 156% growth over next 5 yearsNew study says SME sector could be worth $920bn and employ 22 million people<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, 22 Nov 2017 13:31:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615874-smes-in-gulf-forecast-to-see-156-growth-over-next-5-yearsBP extends AspenTech partnershipThe company is utilising aspenONE Engineering, and aspenONE Manufacturing and Supply Chain<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, 22 Nov 2017 12:18:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615873-bp-extends-aspentech-partnershipEtisalat introduces ‘non-stop' data plan to SMBs The Business First mobile plan will cost SMB customers AED 140 per month<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, 22 Nov 2017 11:15:56 +0000http://www.itp.net/615872-etisalat-introduces-non-stop-data-plan-to-smbsFortinet unveils threat predictions for 2018Highly destructive and self-learning ‘swarms’ will drive cyber threats for 2018<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, 22 Nov 2017 09:05:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615865-fortinet-unveils-threat-predictions-for-2018Apple under fire over illegal student labour to build iPhone XThe six students were based at the Foxconn plant on a three month ‘work experience' <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, 22 Nov 2017 07:15:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615860-apple-under-fire-over-illegal-student-labour-to-build-iphone-xCausalius and Virtual Rehab use VR to treat patientsBoth companies will utilise both virtual and augmented reality to treat patients with substance use disorders <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, 22 Nov 2017 06:59:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615863-causalius-and-virtual-rehab-use-vr-to-treat-patientsWhitman quits as head of HPEMeg Whitman to step down as CEO of HPE in January<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, 22 Nov 2017 05:32:19 +0000http://www.itp.net/615856-whitman-quits-as-head-of-hpeTechnology can ease tax compliance: PwCThe report, ‘Paying Taxes 2018', is by The World Bank Group and PwC<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, 21 Nov 2017 11:27:02 +0000http://www.itp.net/615852-technology-can-ease-tax-compliance-pwcTechnology-enabled agribusiness financing round oversubscribedPure Harvest Smart Farms raises USD $4.5 million in seed investment aimed at making agriculture sustainable in the Gulf<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, 21 Nov 2017 07:26:03 +0000http://www.itp.net/615849-technology-enabled-agribusiness-financing-round-oversubscribedCriteo report highlights success of shopping appsAccording to the report, MEA retailers with shopping apps generate 64% of transactions on mobile devices<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, 20 Nov 2017 13:52:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615839-criteo-report-highlights-success-of-shopping-appsAvaya files SEC Form 10 registration statementVendor readies to emerge from Chapter 11 a publicly traded company<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, 20 Nov 2017 08:06:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615829-avaya-files-sec-form-10-registration-statementAvaya unveils post-emergence board of directorsThe current Board of Directors is expected to remain in place until the new Board assumes its responsibilities upon emergence from chapter 11. <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, 20 Nov 2017 07:25:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615828-avaya-unveils-post-emergence-board-of-directorsVeeam marks regional expansion with new Dubai officeGrowth momentum continues as company announces strong Q3 results<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, 20 Nov 2017 07:13:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615824-veeam-marks-regional-expansion-with-new-dubai-officeSAP Vora introduced into Red Hat OpenShift Container PlatformThe new solution will help enterprise manage data streams of all sizes, while also providing deeper insights.<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, 19 Nov 2017 08:31:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615810-sap-vora-introduced-into-red-hat-openshift-container-platformNME Security Survey 2017: Key takeawaysNetwork Middle East Security Survey spotlights the challenges organisations face in securing their 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>Sun, 19 Nov 2017 06:59:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615807-nme-security-survey-2017-key-takeaways?tab=photosAbu Dhabi eyes ambulance drones, 3D printed police stationsMore details of Future Police 1957-2057 strategy for the UAE capital are revealed<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, 19 Nov 2017 06:41:36 +0000http://www.itp.net/615805-abu-dhabi-eyes-ambulance-drones,-3d-printed-police-stationsHalf of organisations lack digitally literate leadership, survey showsISACA survey shows 47% of IT professionals not confident that executives understand technology<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, 17 Nov 2017 04:56:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615802-half-of-organisations-lack-digitally-literate-leadership,-survey-showsCar sharing site wins DSOA technopreneur competition Friendycar walks away with a prize worth over AED125, 000 at DSOA Entrepreneur Day event<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, 16 Nov 2017 10:01:30 +0000http://www.itp.net/615799-car-sharing-site-wins-dsoa-technopreneur-competitionLenovo sets its eyes on artificial intelligenceInvesting in its AI initiatives, Lenovo has partnered with researchers at North Carolina State University and University College London<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, 16 Nov 2017 09:30:03 +0000http://www.itp.net/615797-lenovo-sets-its-eyes-on-artificial-intelligenceSecurity and complexity holding back productivity, says FujitsuSurvey shows complicated security and technology issues are impacting organisation's ability to operate<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, 16 Nov 2017 04:17:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615783-security-and-complexity-holding-back-productivity,-says-fujitsuSouq.com unveils half a million deals for White FridayTargeting consumers within the GCC and Egypt, the campaign is expected to run from the 22 – 25 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>Tue, 14 Nov 2017 14:24:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615758-souqcom-unveils-half-a-million-deals-for-white-fridaySurvey: Emirati youth express keenness for careers in cybersecurityAccording to the poll, 67% of Emirati respondents have expressed interest in a career in cybersecurity<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, 14 Nov 2017 10:59:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/615762-survey-emirati-youth-express-keenness-for-careers-in-cybersecurityDigital Inclusion Toolkit for smart cities now in ArabicSmart Cities for All Toolkit helps smart cities ensure services are accessible to all people<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, 14 Nov 2017 07:11:14 +0000http://www.itp.net/615752-digital-inclusion-toolkit-for-smart-cities-now-in-arabic