Indian PM calls on IT community to serve world and ‘bring peace’ with credible cyber security

July 3, 2015 By Emma Procter

INDIA – Describing cyber-related risks as a global threat, the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called upon the country’s IT community to serve the entire world by building credible cyber-security systems. “I dream of a digital India where high-speed digital highways unite the nation. 1.2 billion


Global market for civilian aerial drones will be worth more than US $2 billion by 2023

By Emma Procter

UAE – The UAE government has launched a ‘Drones for Good Award’ which it says is “dedicated to transforming the innovative technologies behind civilian drones into practical, realisable solutions for improving people’s lives today.” Consumer and commercial drones have surged in numbers, with estimates by BI Intelligence


Red Hat survey identifies back-end integration and security as top challenges for the mobile enterprise

May 17, 2015 By Emma Procter

UAE – Red Hat, a leading provider of open source solutions, today unveiled results from its recent mobile trends survey. According to the findings, while mobile plays a role for 73 per cent of organisations, nearly half of the respondents identify security (45 per cent) and back-end integration


Axis Communications publishes sustainability report for 2014 with ethics, society and environment key

May 14, 2015 By Emma Procter

UAE – Axis Communications has published its sustainability report for 2014, with environmental considerations, business ethics and corporate social responsibility still in focus.  The company’s fifth report in succession describes the progress made in a number of fields such as environmental impact and anti-corruption. Progress has also