Strength to strength

The peripherals industry is looking up as analysts continue to predict a growth in demand and sales in the year ahead driven by a host of mobile devices such as smartphones, tablets and ultrabooks. We speak to the experts to take a look at the regional dynamics of the market.

The business of IT

HCL InfoSystems MEA may seem a young contender in the regional SI space, yet the company has already established a strong foothold in a region with a strategy that focuses on perseverance and transparency.

When the time is right

Networking giant Cisco is shifting the focus to highlight the work of its regional services arm with the launch of initiatives like ‘Smart Care’ and ‘Collaborative Professional Services’. Debbie Mayfield, regional services sales manager at Cisco UAE, tells us more

Casting the right hook

More and more companies are using external agencies in order to find new recruits for their IT departments. Outsourcing your …

Heading into the cloud

If you follow cloud computing, you’re no doubt familiar with software-as-a-service, or infrastructure-as-a-service. But how about network-as-a-service (NaaS)? Generally speaking, the …

Clouded with uncertainty

The migration of enterprise applications to cloud infrastructure is becoming more and more of an inevitability. But whilst private cloud …

Data across borders

Today’s digital economy is heavily driven by the ability to seamlessly transfer enormous volumes of data around the world. However, …

To the summit and back

Claire Jones, channel manager at Cisco UAE recently participated in a climb up Mt.Kilimanjaro that helped raise $100,000 for the Palestine Child Relief Fund. She tells us all about the initiative.


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