RME Staff

F5 recognises Exclusive Networks at Agility Partner Awards EMEA

Exclusive Networks Middle East was recognised with the EMEA Distribution Partner of the Year Award from F5 Networks at its 2014 Agility Partner Awards for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. The awards recognise those partners who have excelled in delivering the benefits of the company’s Synthesis architectural framework to customers in the EMEA region.

Bit9 and Carbon Black merge to battle cyber threats

Bit9 has merged with Carbon Black, a next-generation security company to prevent and detect advanced threats on endpoints and servers andprovide immediate incident response. The combined entity, retaining the Bit9 name, has raised $38.25 million to fuel its explosive growth as businesses race to protect themselves against the ever-increasing damage from advanced attacks.

StarLink honoured as top IBM Security Partner 2013

StarLink, the regional security-specialised value-added distributor was awarded the IBM Contribution Award for Outstanding Achievements in Security Systems of Engagement 2013 at the IBM Business Partner Executive Conference 2014 at Dubai.

Misys launches InFusion Partner Programme with HCL Technologies

Misys, a provider of software solutions to financial services institutions has announced the launch of its InFusion Partner Programme. HCL Technologies, a global IT services provider, joins Misys InFusion Programme at the Premier Elite Consulting Partner level, the highest level of partnership.

Prestigio introduces two Windows multiphones

The company has announced their first two devices which will run Microsoft’s new Windows Phone 8.1 OS. According to the company, Prestigio MultiPhones 8400 DUO and 8500 DUO combines the best hardware engineering of the brand and the most advanced Windows Phone 8.1 features.

Ericsson organises annual partner conference

Ericsson announced its latest business updates, new product acquisitions and releases at the company’s annual Middle East Channel Partner Conference held in Istanbul, Turkey, this week. The event was in an effort to expand its engagement with industry leaders and show appreciation to the company’s key alliances.

Sico Tech launches tablet & smartphone range

Sico Technology, an Egyptian-based company, has recently launched a line-up of tablet and smartphone products at an event held at Atlantis, Dubai. The product line-up includes Smartphone Pro with its dual active SIM card and Tab2 and Tab2Go featuring 1280×800 resolution LED display

Sophos signs up ComGuard as VAD for Middle East

Sophos, an IT security and data protection company, has appointed ComGuard as its new value-added distributor for the Middle East region. According to the terms of the agreement, the distributor will promote and distribute the vendor’s complete range of security solutions including its network, endpoint and server security solutions through its strong reseller network across the region.

Infor appoints new ME director for partner recruitment & enablement

Infor has appointed Vibhu Kapoor as director for partner recruitment and enablement for the Middle East. He will be responsible for the growth and expansion of the partner ecosystem across all the company’s products spanning all industries in the region. His appointment is the latest stage of Infor’s execution on a plan to invest significantly to grow, expand and support the Infor Partner Network (IPN).

ProCons spreads wings in Kuwait

ProCons, the accredited SAP gold partner and master VAR for SAP Business One, has signed a joint venture with Al-Awama Group of Companies– a large Kuwaiti Group involved in a spectrum of business activities such as electro-mechanical works, catering services, telecommunications, education and travel and tourism.

Intertec to host seminar with HP Software

Intertec Systems will be organising a seminar on ‘Empower business performance with technology and software services’ at Sofitel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai on June 17th 2014.

Psilog signs up Citizen Systems

Psilog International, a value-added distributor in infrastructure, storage, security, mobility, networking, components and computer accessories in MENA has signed up with the printer vendor, Citizen Systems for its label, mobile and POS printers ranges in the Middle East.


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