May 22, 2022

Professional's Opinion

Emad Fahmy - Systems Engineering Manager - Middle East - NETSCOUT - threat intelligence - enterprise security - threats - data privacy - Techxmedia

The importance of threat intelligence for enterprise security

According to a 2021 survey by PwC, cybersecurity is a growing concern for organizations, with approximately 43% of Middle East CEOs planning to increase investments in cybersecurity and data privacy by 10% or more over the next three years. Moreover, 41% of these leaders think that their organization should be doing more to measure cybersecurity.

Rodrigo Castelo - Vice President - Middle East Africa - OutSystems - application modernization strategy - applications - Software Producer - software innovation - Techxmedia

3 steps to building a successful application modernization strategy

Lack of an innovation program in place: by innovation programs, IDC means programs that serve as the scaffolding to create the culture, the KPIs, and the necessary toolsets to empower developers. Although innovation programs are critical to keeping developers motivated, 41% of companies that say they are on a mission of digital innovation lack innovation programs.

Industries

Mastercard - OPay - partnership - cashless ecosystem - Techxmedia

Mastercard, OPay partnership to boost cashless ecosystem

Since its inception in 2018, OPay’s active users have risen to 15 million across the dozens of markets in which it operates. On average, the company processes millions of transactions per day. Users in Nigeria, where OPay has a significant market share, have saved billions of dollars in the last four years through credit-linked savings accounts from their mobile wallets.

Vladimir Nesterov - General Manager - RouteQ - Seamless 2022 - delivery-routing solutions - Techxmedia

Seamless 2022 to feature RouteQ’s delivery-routing solutions

Seamless 2022 is the ideal venue to broach the many issues facing delivery-focused businesses across the region,” said Vladimir Nesterov, General Manager for RouteQ in the Middle East. “At a time when many supply chains have been broken or modified, the pressure is on retailers, e-grocers, and logistics companies to improve metrics around last mile delivery.

Techx TV

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Denis Kapelyushnik from UNESCO IITE talks to Shadi Dawi about their participation at SAMENA Council Leaders’ Summit 2022.

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Shadi Dawi talks with Natheer Abu Joudeh, Director, Cell Information Technology, about Cell and Commvault partnership and how they’re addressing the data management needs of their customers.

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As Commvault’s Vice President and General Manager, SEEMEA Region, Fady Richmany explains why data protection is so important and how the company is ensuring it in an interview with Shadi Dawi.

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PNY Technologies CEO, EMEA, Jerome Belan talks with Shadi Dawi, Chief Program Director at TECHx at its annual Ramadan iftar gathering.

16 new startups - Hub71 - innovation hub - techxmedia
Startups

Hub71 expands its technology ecosystem with 16 new startups

Hub71, Abu Dhabi’s global tech ecosystem, has accepted 16 startups to join its growing community as part of the Emirate’s efforts to position itself as a leading innovation hub.

Sanjay Uppal - Founder and CEO - Finbots.AI - fundraising - Series A round - Accel - techxmedia
Startups

Finbots.AI raises USD 3 million from Accel in Series A round

Finbots. AI, an Artificial Intelligence-envisioned firm bringing innovation to banks and financial institutions, announced the successful completion of a USD 3 million Series A round.

Bone-Conduction-Technology -Headphones-BC-Wireless-for-kids - myFirst -review-techxmedia
product review

Review – myFirst Headphones BC Wireless for Kids with Bone Conduction Technology

Till almost the year 2010, bone conduction headphones were used for hearing impaired auxiliary, sports, military communication, scuba diving and not so much commercially.

HP EliteBook - x360 1040 G7 Review - HP laptop - techxmedia
product review

HP EliteBook x360 1040 G7 Review – The Sleekest Elite you need

The EliteBook sports multiple ports for connectivity, 2 USB Type-C ports (Thunderbolt, supports Power Deliver 3.0, DisplayPort 1.2), 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports (5 Gbps signaling rate), 1 HDMI 1.4b (cable sold separately), 1 Headphone/microphone combo jack, 1 AC power input port and interestingly 1 Nano SIM card slot (for devices that support WWAN).

Huawei Consumer Business Group - Hybrid Visual Designer - designer job vaccancy - huawei careers - graphic designer job openings - techxmedia
Job Opportunities

Huawei Consumer Business Group is looking for a Hybrid Designer

Huawei is seeking a skilled Hybrid Visual Designer [Graphic + Video] to join its expanding HMS Regional Creative Team in Dubai.

Etihad Airways - UX UI Designer - job opportunities - job vacancies - techxmedia
Job Opportunities

Etihad Airways is hiring UX UI Designer

This job eventually leads to one of the team’s other three specialisations: Manager Service Design, Manager UX, or Manager Interaction Design.