GovernmentITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comUnicode Consortium to be held in OmanGUtech is hosting a Unicode workshop with industry expert speakers on 14 - 16 February 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, 04 Feb 2016 11:06:39 +0000http://www.itp.net/606328-unicode-consortium-to-be-held-in-omanSecond meeting of Dubai Smart City board heldBoard of Directors of Dubai Smart City Office meets to discuss progress<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, 03 Feb 2016 11:52:25 +0000http://www.itp.net/606312-second-meeting-of-dubai-smart-city-board-heldDSG honoured for contribution to GRPS projectGeneral Secretariat thanks Dubai Smart Government for work on shared service project<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, 03 Feb 2016 10:35:37 +0000http://www.itp.net/606309-dsg-honoured-for-contribution-to-grps-project.GOV Awards for Abu Dhabi & Federal Government returnNominations open for .GOV Awards for Abu Dhabi and Federal government entities<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, 02 Feb 2016 09:19:04 +0000http://www.itp.net/606288-gov-awards-for-abu-dhabi-&-federal-government-returnICDL helping to drive digital literacyICDL Arabia is partnering with government to delivery digital literacy and cyber safety training to communities across 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>Mon, 01 Feb 2016 12:23:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/606214-icdl-helping-to-drive-digital-literacyAdvanced analytics opening up government innovationYigit Karabag, of SAS, explains how advanced analytics solutions are helping government organisations to find patterns and make better decisions from their big data resources<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, 30 Jan 2016 13:55:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/606210-advanced-analytics-opening-up-government-innovationKSA Ministry of Agriculture cultivating e-servicesSaudi Arabia’s Ministry of Agriculture is setting the bar for e-services with the roll out of online services for its stakeholders, and the new strategic plan to deliver infrastructure and services to support and grow this vital sector of the Kingdom’s economy<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, 30 Jan 2016 12:44:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/606211-ksa-ministry-of-agriculture-cultivating-e-servicesHBMSU receives e-learning awardBlackboard presents award in recognition of e-learning development in the UAE<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, 30 Jan 2016 12:29:34 +0000http://www.itp.net/606252-hbmsu-receives-e-learning-awardCyber security situation criticalGovernment organisations in the region are increasingly under cyberattack, driving the need for better security solutions and putting governments at the forefront of efforts to protect sensitive data and critical national infrastructure.<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, 30 Jan 2016 12:21:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/606215-cyber-security-situation-criticalEnabling effective security for government private cloudDNS Security and Cloud Network Automation are becoming security imperatives to support government agencies in their cloud ambitions, writes Cherif Sleiman of Infoblox<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, 29 Jan 2016 12:30:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/606209-enabling-effective-security-for-government-private-cloudHuawei and Dubai FDI partner for innovation to drive competitionInnovation centre planned with Dubai Investment Development Agency<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, 29 Jan 2016 11:38:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/606208-huawei-and-dubai-fdi-partner-for-innovation-to-drive-competitionEIDA: Identity EnablerThe UAE’s Emirates ID program has gone beyond providing a simple identification document, to become the cornerstone for many public and private sector smart services in the Emirates today<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, 28 Jan 2016 13:40:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/606204-eida-identity-enablerCulture and technology make Microsoft innovativeMicrosoft works with governments to create innovative smart city solutions and an environment for innovation<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, 28 Jan 2016 12:20:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/606207-culture-and-technology-make-microsoft-innovativeNew models emerging for smart city developmentReport from Analysis Mason and Huawei highlights how unique city requirements will effect the models and technologies used in smart systems<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, 26 Jan 2016 11:54:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/606203-new-models-emerging-for-smart-city-developmentSmart is key to strategy for National ArchivesThe UAE’s National Archives has launched a number of smart applications as part of its mission to preserve the history of the Emirates<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, 25 Jan 2016 12:48:44 +0000http://www.itp.net/606213-smart-is-key-to-strategy-for-national-archivesMBRCGI opens applications for govt innovation diplomaApplications invited for second batch of Diploma in Government Innovation<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, 25 Jan 2016 03:36:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/606180-mbrcgi-opens-applications-for-govt-innovation-diplomaNew UAE federal government services portal launchedKhadamati smart portal provides comprehensive database of federal 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>Sun, 24 Jan 2016 11:03:37 +0000http://www.itp.net/606173-new-uae-federal-government-services-portal-launchedOman ITA renews Microsoft Licence AgreementNew agreement will update 36,000 systems with new Windows and Office<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, 24 Jan 2016 10:15:38 +0000http://www.itp.net/606164-oman-ita-renews-microsoft-licence-agreementGoogle pays rival Apple $1bn Court hearing discloses Google’s paid request for pre-installed web browser on Apple 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>Sun, 24 Jan 2016 05:39:40 +0000http://www.itp.net/606160-google-pays-rival-apple-$1bnAutomakers collaborate to enhance cyber safety The automotive industry will commit to communicating cyber threat information to US regulators<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, 18 Jan 2016 05:44:32 +0000http://www.itp.net/606095-automakers-collaborate-to-enhance-cyber-safetyIran sanctions lifted means shake-up for ICT marketIran completes steps to lift international sanctions, which results in potential shake-up for ICT vendors<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, 17 Jan 2016 13:27:24 +0000http://www.itp.net/606092-iran-sanctions-lifted-means-shake-up-for-ict-marketBlended learning for working executives in challenging timesApproaches to learning that combine traditional classroom learning with online learning tools can offer flexibility in training for high level executives, writes Dr. Manoj Kumar of Skyline University College<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, 17 Jan 2016 12:30:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/605754-blended-learning-for-working-executives-in-challenging-timesDigital transformation ahead for Middle EastDigital activities will create a $14 trillion growth in GDP by 2030 worldwide, says Accenture, but countries will need to take steps to get their share of the future economy<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, 17 Jan 2016 12:28:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/605753-digital-transformation-ahead-for-middle-eastMaking global initiatives localMicrosoft is bringing its CityNext program to key cities across the Gulf 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>Sat, 16 Jan 2016 12:26:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/605752-making-global-initiatives-localDeploying stronger, more sophisticated cyber security in the Arab WorldThe rise in cyber-attacks on organisations in the Arab World is driving demand for more powerful security solutions to mitigate the threats, according to David Flower of Bit9 + Carbon Black<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, 15 Jan 2016 12:20:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/605750-deploying-stronger,-more-sophisticated-cyber-security-in-the-arab-world