GovernmentITP net home pagehttp://www.itp.net/www.itp.netITP.net.comSmart service enablerSystems integrator Smartworld is playing a key role in the development of Dubai’s transportation sector, particularly the smart transformation of the city’s airports, as well creating a portfolio of managed services to support government clients<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, 07 Dec 2016 12:02:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610339-smart-service-enablerMBRSLP: Smart learning successMohammed Gheyath, director general of Mohammed Bin Rashid Smart Learning Program discusses the government’s initiative to integrate technology in public education<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, 07 Dec 2016 04:58:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610345-mbrslp-smart-learning-successBusting popular myths around the Industrial IoTMany organisations in different sectors stand to benefit from the IIoT, but there are three misconceptions that may hold up adoption<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, 06 Dec 2016 10:56:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610347-busting-popular-myths-around-the-industrial-iotMasdar's Personal Rapid Transit system reaches 99% efficiencyDriverless transport system at Masdar City carried two millionth passenger 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>Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:04:46 +0000http://www.itp.net/610528-masdars-personal-rapid-transit-system-reaches-99-efficiencyDLD upgrades telephones and contact centreAlcatel-Lucent upgrade to improve communications for Dubai Land Department<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, 06 Dec 2016 08:36:40 +0000http://www.itp.net/610527-dld-upgrades-telephones-and-contact-centreBuilding smart platforms for successSmart Dubai Government Establishment is responsible for developing the technology services and platforms to support government organisations and to enable the smart city initiative for public and private 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>Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:05:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610337-building-smart-platforms-for-successUnlocking the next level of smartnessDanny Karam of Booz Allen Hamilton discusses how smart cities need to leverage the value of the data that they are collecting to create the next generation of customised, predictive smart 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>Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:57:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610343-unlocking-the-next-level-of-smartnessGovernment IT spending softens in 2016Economic conditions slow government IT sector, 2017 likely to see slight growth, 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>Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:20:46 +0000http://www.itp.net/610513-government-it-spending-softens-in-2016Preparing for unknown factors in cybersecurityGovernment is facing a shortage in cybersecurity skills, but the risk is complicated by unknown future threats, says Alain Penel of Fortinet<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, 05 Dec 2016 02:22:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610322-preparing-for-unknown-factors-in-cybersecurityHow GCC governments can lead the cloud revolutionGovernments still have an important role to play in encouraging the adoption of cloud computing solutions to help to stimulate the knowledge economy, writes Ibrahim Youssry of Microsoft<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, 05 Dec 2016 02:08:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610349-how-gcc-governments-can-lead-the-cloud-revolutionThe idea incubatorSharjah Tatweer Forum is fostering innovation, leadership and entrepreneurship in young people for the development of 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>Mon, 05 Dec 2016 02:03:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610352-the-idea-incubatorSilicon Valley’s Smart CityJonathan Reichental, CIO of the City of Palo Alto, spoke to ITP about how the US centre of the technology industry is embracing the smart city<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, 05 Dec 2016 01:59:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610353-silicon-valleys-smart-cityDEWA explores virtual reality for utility inspections DEWA will implement SAP's virtual reality and Internet of Things to inspect its electricity and water networks<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, 04 Dec 2016 11:18:09 +0000http://www.itp.net/610484-dewa-explores-virtual-reality-for-utility-inspectionsInternational law enforcement agencies take down Avalanche The malware network's infrastructure housed at least 17 different malware families.<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, 04 Dec 2016 07:25:38 +0000http://www.itp.net/610474-international-law-enforcement-agencies-take-down-avalancheHackers hit Saudi Aviation Authority, data wipedSaudi government entities attacked in recent weeks, systems compromised at four agencies Bloomberg 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, 01 Dec 2016 10:29:53 +0000http://www.itp.net/610469-hackers-hit-saudi-aviation-authority,-data-wipedUAE Innovation Week expands into a monthEvent to become UAE Innovation Month, shift to February from 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>Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:03:59 +0000http://www.itp.net/610430-uae-innovation-week-expands-into-a-monthRansomware hits San Francisco transport authorityPassengers traveled for free as terminals and ticket machines shut down<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, 28 Nov 2016 07:44:54 +0000http://www.itp.net/610418-ransomware-hits-san-francisco-transport-authorityAccess for allAccessibility standards and testing aim to ensure that e-government services can be accessed and enjoyed by all users with different abilities or requirements<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, 28 Nov 2016 02:29:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610344-access-for-allTransport driving the smart cityDubai’s Roads & Transport Authority is responsible for some of the most dynamic projects in Dubai, and for developing the infrastructure and integration to create a new seamless, multi-modal approach to transport for the city<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, 28 Nov 2016 02:24:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610342-transport-driving-the-smart-cityOpening up ID cards to the private sectorSharing electronic ID schemes with the private sector can create new opportunities, writes Etienne Veyret of Gemalto<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, 28 Nov 2016 02:22:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610321-opening-up-id-cards-to-the-private-sectorAccelerating country digitization for competitivenessRealising country-wide digitisation needs government focus, says Shukri Eid of Cisco<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, 28 Nov 2016 02:14:00 +0000http://www.itp.net/610323-accelerating-country-digitization-for-competitivenessSharjah DeG showcases innovation potential of ArduinoSharjah DeG holds workshops to demonstrate Arduino open source microprocessor programmign 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>Sun, 27 Nov 2016 12:53:49 +0000http://www.itp.net/610416-sharjah-deg-showcases-innovation-potential-of-arduinoAD-SDI discusses progress on geo-spatial dataAbu Dhabi Spatial Data Infrastructure group meets to discuss government GIS adoption and data sharing<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, 27 Nov 2016 10:14:09 +0000http://www.itp.net/610412-ad-sdi-discusses-progress-on-geo-spatial-dataHH Sheikh Hamdan inaugurates Ministry of Finance Innovation LabInnovation Lab will help staff develop new ideas for government financial 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>Wed, 23 Nov 2016 15:09:10 +0000http://www.itp.net/610381-hh-sheikh-hamdan-inaugurates-ministry-of-finance-innovation-labMinistry of Economy launches 'Be Happy Visit UAE' appVisitors to UAE get app with interactive avatar and happiness feedback functions<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, 23 Nov 2016 11:12:44 +0000http://www.itp.net/610375-ministry-of-economy-launches-be-happy-visit-uae-app