WhatsApp turns on end-to-end encryption

Facebook-owned WhatsApp has strengthened the encryption of its widely used instant messaging app, a development that in theory makes it harder for law enforcement to gain access to communications.

du, SAP launch cloud services in the UAE

During the World Government Summit held recently, du and SAP signed a strategic partnership agreement that will enable UAE government enterprises gain access to smart applications in 2016.

SAP CDO: Digital leaders are new to region

One of a growing breed, SAP Digital’s Chief Digital Officer Jonathan Becher told 60 Minutes how the rise of the CDO is set to begin in the Middle East, and that there is still room for improvement in the field of Big Data and analytics.

Seidor reaches 1,000 SAP Business One customers

Seidor, one of the global partners of SAP Business One, has underscored the growing importance of its Middle East market by successfully completing its 1,000th international project for one of its key products for SMEs out of its Dubai office.

SAP & Tyconz to hold customer conference

SAP, together with its partner TYCONZ, an SAP-certified consultancy firm in the MENA region, are organising an end-user conference on June 3rd 2015, at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai.

Interview: Irfan Khan, CTO, SAP GCO

Irfan Khan, CTO, SAP GCO, recently met with government CIOs in Dubai to discuss the role of Big Data analytics in transforming the public sector. He spoke to CNME on the sidelines of the event about digilatisation and the company’s HANA platform.

IBM launches power systems for SAP HANA

SAP and IBM share a long history dating back to the very roots of SAP, and on Monday that allegiance got a little closer with two new IBM Power Systems server configurations tailored specifically for SAP’s Hana in-memory data platform.

SAP releases cloud finance app

Hard on the heels of the recent announcement of its next-generation S/4Hana enterprise software platform, SAP on Wednesday unveiled a new software-as-a-service application aimed at finance professionals but delivering a consumer-like experience.


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