Liquid Intelligent Technologies & Nokia to Deliver Innovation in Africa

Liquid Intelligent Technologies, a pan-African technology group, has partnered with Nokia to deploy Nokia’s innovative transport network technology in the new terrestrial fiber route connecting Mombasa, Kenya to Johannesburg, South Africa. This announcement coincides with the impending debut of Liquid’s new terrestrial data superhighway, which will link South Africa and Kenya. In South Africa, Kenya, […]

UAE’s National Digital Economy Set To Grow $140 Billion By 2031

Dubai Chamber of Digital Economy, one of three chambers operating under Dubai Chambers, has released a report detailing plans to boost the emirate’s digital economy. As part of its efforts to strengthen the digital economy ecosystem in Dubai and achieve the goals of the Dubai Economic Agenda (D33). The report projects the national digital economy […]

Ericsson & Ooredoo Qatar Provide AI Solutions for Customer Experience Leveraging Microsoft Cloud Datacenter

Ericsson and Ooredoo Qatar successfully deployed cloud-native cognitive software on Microsoft cloud. IT and communications service providers Ericsson and Ooredoo Qatar joined forces in providing Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions on top of trusted Microsoft cloud in the country. The deployment of Ericsson Cognitive Software optimizes 5G user experiences for seamless connectivity. Ericsson’s new optimization solution […]

Vodafone & Ericsson Successfully Complete 5G Standalone Test Call in Oman

Vodafone in Oman and Ericsson have completed a successful test call that will open the door for the commercial launch of 5G standalone voice and data services for Vodafone subscribers in the Sultanate. The successful Voice over New Radio (VoNR) proof of concept call conducted by Vodafone Oman over a stand-alone 5G network is a […]

ECL Launches World’s First Green Hydrogen-Powered, Off-Grid Data Center-as-a-Service

ECL, a data center startup, has announced the world’s first off-grid data center as a service, powered entirely by green hydrogen and offering 99.999% uptime at a significant cost savings over traditional colocation data centers. ECL will provide off-grid data centers in 1 megawatt (MW) blocks with 99.999% uptime in a modular and sustainable manner. […]

Emerge Partners With Coca-Cola Al Ahlia Beverages For New Solar Project In UAE

Emerge, a joint venture between the UAE’s Masdar and France’s EDF, has signed an agreement with Coca-Cola Al Ahlia Beverages, the soft drink brand’s bottler and distributor in the UAE, to develop a 1.8 megawatt (MWp) solar photovoltaic (PV) plant for its Al Ain facility. The commercial & industrial (C&I) project, located at the Coca-Cola […]

Telr gets National Electronic Security Authority certificate in UAE

Telr, a Dubai-based offering payment gateway solutions for SME’s, government bodies and large corporates, has achieved National Electronic Security Authority (NESA) certificate in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The National Electronic Security Authority, also known as (NESA), is a government agency responsible for protecting the UAE’s critical infrastructure and national security from cyber threats. This […]

Uzbektelecom Signs Agreement with Four Japanese Firms for Data Infrastructure Push

Uzbektelecom, Uzbekistan’s state-owned telecommunications operator, has signed a new infrastructure agreement with four Japanese firms – NEC, Internet Initiative Japan (IJJ), NTT and Toyota Tsusho. The agreement will see the firms provide network equipment and services for a wide-reaching initiative under the Digital Uzbekistan 2030 digital economy programme. The government of the country is pushing […]

Payment Gateway Solution Provider ‘Telr’ Opens HQ In Dubai

Telr, a provider of smart payment gateway solutions for SMEs, government bodies and large corporates, has launched its new regional headquarters at Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO). Founded in 2014 and operating from its new headquarters in DSO, Telr has enabled businesses in the UAE, and Saudi Arabia to conduct transactions in over 120 currencies with […]

State Street Consolidates Data Center Facilities as it Modernizes Cloud Infra

State Street is in the process of consolidating its current network of segregated data center facilities into a more optimized footprint based on fit-for-purpose designed and managed facilities. For achieving this objective, State Street has engaged both Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft as strategic providers of cloud and infrastructure solutions, it said. This consolidation […]