60mins Day 4 – AM (2018)

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Toshiba to augment customer service with Tosh Speech BOT

0 43Toshiba has unveiled its latest innovation, the Tosh Speech BOT, which optimises automatic speech recognition, natural language processing and text-to-speech technology.

Sage inks distribution deal with Redington

0 39Pieter Bensch, Sage and Supriya Das, Redington Cloud business management solutions provider Sage has signed a distribution partnership in the …

Singapore launches new AI strategy

0 48Singapore has long served as a bastion of technological advancement, and is undoubtedly one of the most connected and innovative …

UAE’s elite military unit inks $65 million tech deal

0 72GAL (Global Aerospace Logistics) has signed a contract with the UAE Presidential Guard Command to enhance the latter’s technology infrastructure, in a deal worth $65 million.

Dubai Airports joins customer advisory board for FedEx Express’ SameDay Bot

0 49FedEx Express has announced that Dubai Airports will join its UAE Customer Advisory Board for Roxo the FedEx SameDay Bot, focusing on the collaboration to develop a device to meet business needs in the United Arab Emirates.

Zuckerberg claims popular app TikTok is a threat to democracy

0 49Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has launched a scathing attack on popular video app TikTok labelling it as a threat to …

Digital landscape or digital riskscape?: Malware attacks on the rise in UAE

0 52As businesses rush to embrace digital transformation in the Industry 4.0 era, recent research by international cybersecurity experts shows that while cyberspace can deliver superior efficiency and productivity benefits, it can also put businesses at severe risk.

Global public cloud services market to reach $266.4 billion

0 81The worldwide public cloud services market is forecast to grow 17 percent in 2020 to total $266.4 billion, up from $227.8 billion in 2019, according to Gartner.

NXN partners with Microsoft in bid to drive digital transformation

0 95NXN and Microsoft have ventured into a partnership to launch NXN’s digital transformation platform “DNX” and its digital services on …

ServiceNow announces key appointments

0 87ServiceNow has announced that newly appointed CEO Bill McDermott has formally assumed the role and has named Gina Mastantuono as its new CFO.

NetApp’s data fabric allows companies to weave their own cloud journey

0 190CNME spoke to Matt Wats, Director of Technology and Strategy at NetApp, to understand how the hybrid cloud and data …
Andy Purdy, CSO in the US, Huawei

“The restrictions have a greater impact on the US than on Huawei”: Andy Purdy

0 105In an exclusive interview with, Huawei USA chief security officer Andy Purdy discusses the US government’s treatment of the Chinese ICT company.

emt Distribution signs deal to distribute Safetica solutions in Africa

0 86emt Distribution META has announced a partnership with Safetica for Africa and Levant. Both companies have also highlighted the integration between Fortinet and Safetica solutions.

Ericsson executive highlights its efforts in 5G standardisation

0 93CNME Editor Mark Forker managed to secure an exclusive interview with Alp Uysal, Vice President and Head of Strategy, Technology, …

Inclusive digital transformation is key to driving Africa’s economic progress

0 116African governments are harnessing digital technologies to support ongoing reforms and better serve the interests of citizens, according to industry experts at the Global Business Forum Africa 2019 in Dubai.

Majid Al Futtaim identifies ‘customer experience’ as key pillar in its long-term strategy

0 90CNME Editor Mark Forker secured an exclusive interview with Joe Abi Akl, Acting Chief Corporate Development Officer at Majid Al …
Ashick C.A., Sales Manager, Norden Communication Middle East Fze

Norden Communication on meeting customers’ requirements

0 85Ashick C.A., Sales Manager at Norden Communication Middle East Fze, discusses the latest trends in the cabling market, including the …

Global security firm unveils playbook for defending against ransomware

0 64Sophos has published How Ransomware Attacks, a playbook for defenders that explains how ransomware variants attack and impact victims.

DTP teams up with Dassault Systèmes to optimise resource planning at DXB

0 123DTP has announced the successful deployment of DTP tNexus Message Hub system and Dassault Systèmes DELMIA Quintiq fixed resource planning application, at Dubai International (DXB).

Nutanix reinforces commitment in Saudi Arabia with expansion initiatives

0 116Mohammad Abulhouf, Nutanix Nutanix has that it is further investing in Saudi Arabia by opening a new office and hiring …

Saudi Arabia businesses to prioritise CX transformation next year: study

0 93Customer experience will be a business priority for 96 percent of Saudi Arabia businesses in 2020, according to a new YouGov survey.
Werner Heeren, Regional Sales Director, Fluke Networks

Fluke Networks on the latest cabling market trends

0 76Werner Heeren, Regional Sales Director at Fluke Networks, discusses what differentiates them from their competitors, the impact of new technologies …
Sanjay Raghunath, Chairman and Managing Director, Centena Group

How Centena Group is transforming people’s lives through technology

0 spoke to Sanjay Raghunath, Chairman and Managing Director at Centena Group, to understand how the UAE-based multinational conglomerate is …
Nikos Issaiadis, Executive Vice President CEMEA, Ogloba

Ogloba on providing a reliable omnichannel approach

0 103Nikos Issaiadis, Executive Vice President CEMEA at Ogloba, explains how the financial and logistics platform provider hopes to extend their …
Feras EL HAJJAR, Managing Director, Infosysta

How Infosysta is paving the way to agile transformation

0 117Feras EL HAJJAR, Managing Director at Infosysta discusses how the company is helping the public and private sector adopt a …

Microsoft executives discuss AI and cybersecurity at Digital Summit

0 123John Frank, VP of European Union Government Affairs at Microsoft, has called on technology providers to be more transparent in …

US set to award Huawei 90-day license extension

0 114Chinese telecommunications powerhouse Huawei is expected to receive another 90-day reprieve from US authorities according to reports in Washington. The …

Focus Softnet on its new cloud-based AI platform AIFA

0 174Ali Hyder, Group CEO at Focus Softnet explains how the ERP market leader is also establishing itself as a leading …
Jumbo Electronics, Smart Home

Jumbo Electronics to deliver Smart Home services to UAE customers

0 139Jumbo Electronics is promoting smart and automated home ecosystems for customers across the UAE through its dedicated Jumbo Unwired Crew.

UAE’s Nedaa to deliver secure communications at Dubai Airshow

0 135UAE’s Nedaa has announced that it will be the official secure network communications provider at this year’s edition of Dubai Airshow.
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