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October 18, 2021

ManageEngine Enhances Endpoint Security With New Unified Endpoint Management Capabilities

ManageEngine, the enterprise IT management division of Zoho Corporation, today announced the addition of data loss prevention for endpoints, anti-ransomware and endpoint compliance capabilities to its unified endpoint management (UEM) solution, Desktop Central. The company will be demonstrating the new security capabilities at GITEX Technology Week from Oct. 17-21 at the Dubai World Trade Centre, Hall 7, booth #H7-C1.

Since the prevalent adoption of remote work, organizations have noticed a nearly 500% spike in ransomware attacks, not just adding to the evolving cyberthreat landscape but also impacting the business continuity of affected enterprises. Given that the hybrid [...]

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October 17, 2021

RTA and EVOTEQ to hold live demo of the use of ‘AI in Cycling Tracks’ solution at GITEX 2021

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority Dubai is featuring the ‘Using AI in Cycling Tracks’ solution at GITEX Technology Week 2021 which is a proof of concept developed by EVOTEQ, a digital transformation solutions provider. This revolutionary solution aims to ensure safer roads for cyclists by deploying digital solutions that create a meaningful impact on people’s lives.

RTA had developed 463 kilometers of cycling track in 2020 with plans to increase the total length of cycling tracks in the emirate to 739 kilometers by 2026 with the aim of linking the most vital areas in the emirate with various public transport stations.

During the exhibition, an overview and [...]

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October 16, 2021

GITEX GLOBAL x Ai Everything, world’s biggest and most collaborative tech event of 2021, set to drive international transformation

GITEX GLOBAL x Ai Everything set to spotlight regional transformations with landmark GITEX GLOBAL Leaders’ Vision conference

GITEX Global x Ai Everything, the world’s most influential technology sourcing and networking event of 2021, is returning for its 41st edition at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from 17th-21st October as the United Arab Emirates prepares to celebrate its 50th anniversary.

GITEX GLOBAL x Ai Everything will be the world’s most complete, experiential technology event and will unite international innovators in artificial intelligence, 5G, cloud, big data, cybersecurity, Blockchain, quantum computing, Fintech and immersive [...]

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October 12, 2021

dnata enhances cargo services with innovative drone technology

dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, continues to invest in cutting-edge technologies to maximise efficiency and deliver the highest value for its customers. The company has partnered with Gather AI, a US-based technology start-up, and launched autonomous drones in its warehouses at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) in the USA, to digitise acceptance and warehouse inventory processes by monitoring shipments with 99.8% accuracy.

Gather AI’s innovative software enables the drones to map the environment, collect inventory data, count cases, measure temperature, and read barcodes using only their cameras, without the need for any additional [...]

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October 8, 2021

Digital Dubai at GITEX 2021: 31 Government and Private Entities, One Common Goal

The Digital Dubai Pavilion returns to GITEX Global 2021 for another year, where 31 government and private entities come together in one display and under a new name – Digital Dubai – embodying the Emirate’s role at the fore of global efforts to recover from the crisis, return to normal, and shape a bright future.

The 41st edition of GITEX is organized by the Dubai World Trade Centre on October 17-21, 2021, and will see Digital Dubai launch its new corporate identity and vision. The display showcases Digital Dubai’s bold ideas, strategies, projects, and initiatives for the future, taking visitors through its roadmap towards a digitized life that ensures the community’s [...]

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October 6, 2021

HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum inaugurates 23rd WETEX and Dubai Solar Show

HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy and Chairman of the Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Committee, inaugurated the 23rd Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment, Exhibition (WETEX) and Dubai Solar Show. Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) organises the exhibition under the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and under the patronage of HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum until 7 October 2021 at Dubai Exhibition Centre, Expo 2020 Dubai. Under the theme ‘At the Forefront of Sustainability,’ the exhibition attracts more than 1,200 companies from 55 [...]

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September 30, 2021

Dubai Economy signs agreement with DSOA, DMCC and DAFZA to participate in UAE KYC Blockchain Platform

Dubai Economy, Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), Dubai Multi-Commodities Center (DMCC), and Dubai Airport Free Zone Authority (DAFZA) have signed an agreement to participate in the Know Your Customer (KYC) Blockchain Platform through the Unified Business Registry (UBR) Platform. Work is underway to complete the connectivity between the UBR Blockchain Platform and the KYC Blockchain Platform by Q4 2021. With this milestone, members of UBR Blockchain Platform that have chosen to participate in KYC Blockchain Platform can extend all Use Cases implemented in the KYC Blockchain Platform to their customers. This will facilitate faster, more secure and streamlined customer onboarding [...]

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August 16, 2021

One Million Arab Coders Initiative invites graduates to participate in $1 million challenge

Dubai Future Foundation (DFF) recently announced the opening of submissions for the “One Million Arab Coders Challenge”, inviting the initiative’s graduates from all over the world to submit their innovative projects for a chance to win prizes worth more than US$1 million.

Coders can submit their projects – websites or apps – based on the skills they acquired during their participation in the largest initiative of its kind in the world via until 30th October, 2021. The submitted projects must be complete and ready for use.

A jury comprising experts in coding, technology, and entrepreneurship from the UAE and abroad will select the 20 [...]

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