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.
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.
Mobily, together with Ericsson, is introducing TDD 4x4 MIMO technology to its LTE network in the western region of Saudi Arabia. This technology will be deployed using the state-of-the-art Ericsson Radio System and L16 network software release. Thanks to 4x4 MIMO technology, Mobily subscribers can enjoy higher data speeds, increased network capacity, and an overall enhanced end-user experience. With mobile data traffic expected to double year-on-year, it is imperative to find solutions, like 4x4 MIMO technology, that will optimize data usage.