UAE-based telecommunications service provider, du, demonstrated e-SIM for the first time in the Middle East, in collaboration with Gemalto, the world leader in digital security. Demonstrated during a roundtable held at the Grand Midwest Hotel in Media City, the e-SIM initiative will enable du's subscribers to activate the e-SIM on any device over the air. This will allow for an enhanced user experience in a new era of technology adoption that supports multi-device usage - such as smart watch, tablet, laptop, other wearable devices or even cars.
GBI, a global cloud and managed services provider that owns and operates a multilayer carrier neutral network connecting the world to the Middle East, announces the appointment of Roland Sfeir as chief finance officer.
Intelsat S.A., operator of the world's first Globalized Network, powered by its leading satellite backbone, announced that Saudi Telecommunication Company (STC) has extended its relationship with Intelsat to use the company's satellite solutions to support operations for the largest oil & gas producer in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Wedge Networks, the leader in real-time network threat prevention, announced a disruptive new weapon in the battle to prevent ransomware, zero day attacks and other advanced threats from entering networks, with actionable threat intelligence to maximize threat mitigation.
Telecommunications Minister Boutros Harb said he would push for the reduction of internet and 4G charges.
Alfa CEO and chairman, Marwan Hayek held a press conference at the new company headquarters to announce the launch of two new postpaid bundles offering discounts of up to 53%, in addition to a drop in internet bundle rates, in cooperation with the Ministry of Telecommunications and in line with the Minister's gradual rate decrease strategy.
Etisalat announced the launch of its new Etisalat Wallet service in the UAE. Etisalat Wallet is a convenient, rewarding and highly secured service from Etisalat that allows customers to make purchases, pay utility bills, transportation fees, top-up Etisalat's mobile credit and much more, using one simple mobile application. The application is available for download from Google Android and Apple iOS Application stores.
Integrated Telecom Company (ITC) announced the signing of an agreement with Vision Solutions to provide ""Disaster Recovery"" service. ITC will provide the service through its data centers, emphasizing that the company is offering the latest products in the ICT market by offering a wide range of services for its customers in all sectors.
Adding life to life for all Emirates Group employees, du expanded its existing customer service facility to address any customer needs at the Emirates Headquarters. Emirates Group employees can also enjoy similar services at select du outlets.