At GITEX 2020, Telecom Review spoke to Ayhem Al Zaem, ICT regional sales manager, Middle East and Africa, Red Hat to discuss the company’s participation at the annual exhibition and the measures it took to guarantee business continuity during these challenging times.
Marketing data and analytics were always important, but now more than ever organizations are putting emphasis on hiring data experts as the pandemic brings more customers into digital experiences. Related is a one-stop shop that leverages technology, innovation, data analysis, and consumer insights to deliver a tailor-made loyalty program linking brands with their customers.
Etisalat has proven its leadership in 5G over the past 2 years through numerous milestones that it has achieved ever since it launched 5G commercially in May 2018. At GITEX 2020, Etisalat demonstrated cutting-edge use cases functioning over its 5G network.
Amid fears over a global economic slowdown from the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, companies like OSN that provide direct-to-home services are best positioned to withstand the storm or even see upside from the crisis. Since the beginning of the global pandemic, OSN has delivered Disney+ to viewers in the region and its new platform, OSN Originals.
5G has become more than just a buzzword and this is particularly evident in the MENA region since 2019. Nokia, one of the region’s most prominent players in the 5G space, has been at the forefront of innovation throughout the development of network infrastructure, be it 2G, 3G, 4G or 5G.
COVID-19 is still affecting all industries, including telecommunications and wholesale. Preserving a seamless network performance is key to overcome the challenges imposed by the pandemic and adapt to the new norm. Sameh Sobhy, managing director, META region, PCCW Global shared his insights in an exclusive interview with Telecom Review.
Sofrecom’s CSR has been a model for many others to follow. The company’s distinguished approach to social responsibility was recognized at the Telecom Review Excellence Awards ceremony. Claire Khoury, marketing, communication and CSR director, Sofrecom tells us why the company won the Best CSR Initiative and how Sofrecom is contributing to digital inclusion.
As OSN’s entertainment network leaps from strength to strength, it is evident that the company is evolving with the major shift in audience behaviours and demands. As one of the largest players in the regional entertainment industry, OSN shows its commitment to delivering content that inspires viewers and that reflects the world regional audiences experience today.
In order to know more about SES’ actions and plans as 2020 comes to an end, Telecom Review spoke to Imran Malik Khan, Global VP Fixed Data, SES Networks discussed the role that the satellite operator has been playing during the pandemic and how it plans to cater to customers’ needs in the aftermath.
At GITEX this year, Huawei was exhibiting a wide array of technologies, spanning across several industries and business groups.