Has enhanced learning for schools in UAE; to lead strong Accessibility Initiative for students with special needs in 2019
MDS Computers Technical Systems (MDS CTS), Apple Solution Expert (ASE) for Education in the UAE, has been the fulcrum of change in the UAE’s education sector by successfully deploying Apple’s products to transform teaching and learning. Currently, the company is working with over 100 educational institutes and training centres with five of these schools being recognised as Apple Distinguished Schools. MDS CTS has also been leading an Inclusive Learning Initiative, which aims to offer students with special needs the opportunity to become active [...]
Tenable, the Cyber Exposure company, today announced Predictive Prioritization is now generally available within Tenable.io® — its cloud-based vulnerability management platform and a core component of the Tenable Cyber Exposure platform. Predictive Prioritization is a ground-breaking innovation for solving the vulnerability prioritization problem, enabling organizations to dramatically improve their remediation efforts by focusing on the 3 percent of vulnerabilities that are most likely to be exploited.
Attempting to prioritize vulnerabilities with CVSS (Common Vulnerability Scoring System) alone presents significant limitations. According to the National [...]
Oman event to focus on training participants in incident handling, computer crime investigation, hacker tools workshop, security operations centers, network security architecture, automation and continuous security monitoring.
SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, announced SANS Muscat 2019, the company’s first ever cyber security training event to be held in Oman, from April 27, 2019 to May 2, 2019 at the InterContinental Hotel, Muscat. The event, which is already highly subscribed, aims to develop deep, hands-on skills among cyber security professionals in the country through its popular immersion-style training.
Expert SANS [...]
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has added an instant voice chat feature to its virtual employee Rammas, in both Arabic and English, through DEWA’s smart app. Customers can now ask questions verbally to Rammas and get instant answers. The move supports DEWA’s strategy to employ artificial intelligence in all its operations and services.
“We always seek to enrich the customers’ experience with smart services that are based on advanced systems to provide a unique government experience that contributes to their happiness. This is done by making use of disruptive technologies and artificial intelligence tools in line with the UAE Strategy for [...]
Senior executives from the company met with customers and channel partners and demonstrated their latest file sharing and surveillance solutions to a number of channel partners.
Synology, a global leading mid-range network attached storage vendor, announced that their annual Solutions Day event held at Dubai’s Nassima Royal Hotel received tremendous response. The event was attended by more than 100 customers, channel resellers and implementation partners. Synology presented its latest business file server and centralized data protection, as well as Synology’s surveillance solutions.
Speaking during the event, Nick Jheng, Synology’s Regional Manager of [...]
Actionable Intelligence Takes Centre Stage with Presentation by Mimecast’s Chief Trust Officer
Mimecast Limited, a leading email and data security company, today announced that GISEC attendees will be introduced to Mimecast’s newly unveiled Threat Centre, with a presentation by Marc French, Senior Vice President and Chief Trust Officer. The Threat Centre is a group of hands-on, cybersecurity experts focused on providing threat intelligence that helps organisations convert threat information into value for the business.
The Threat Centre is engineered to combine email, and web data to offer actionable threat insights to security professionals helping to manage [...]
Tenable, the Cyber Exposure company, today announced its participation at the Gulf Information Security Expo & Conference (GISEC), which will be held at the Dubai World Trade Center from April 1-3, 2019. Tenable will showcase its Cyber Exposure platform, including its recently announced Predictive Prioritization offering, to highlight new approaches to vulnerability management at the Middle East’s largest cybersecurity exhibition.
“Digital transformation has created a complex computing environment of Cloud, DevOps, traditional compute or corporate LAN, mobility and IoT, where everything is connected as part of the new, modern attack surface. This has created a massive [...]
Tenable, the Cyber Exposure company, has been named a March 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Vulnerability Assessment (VA). In the last twelve months, the company has received the most five out of five star reviews of any company in this category as well as 283 verified reviews — more than twice as many as others in this market as of March 19, 2019.
Gartner classifies the VA market as vendors that provide capabilities to identify, categorize and manage vulnerabilities. These include unsecure system configurations or missing patches, as well as other security-related updates in the systems connected to the enterprise network directly, remotely or in [...]