KPMG to Assess Cybersecurity Posture for Energy Giant Aramco’s Suppliers

كي بي إم جي توقّع مذكرة تفاهم مع أرامكو

KPMG to Assess Cybersecurity Posture for Energy Giant Aramco’s Suppliers Aramco has Implemented 3rd-party Cybersecurity Compliance Certificate (CCC) Programme KPMG to Ensure Cybersecurity Compliance of Aramco Suppliers The vendors who need to obtain the CCC are general, outsourced infrastructure, software, network connectivity and critical data processors  KPMG Professional Services in Saudi Arabia has signed an agreement with Aramco, one of the largest energy and chemicals companies in the world, to examine and strengthen the cybersecurity compliance checks across Aramco’s third-parties and suppliers. Aramco has recently implemented the Third-Party Cybersecurity Compliance…

Saudi Arabia’s asset management industry resilient, cautiously optimistic in 2021

قطاع إدارة الأصول بالمملكة يستقبل عام 2021 بمرونة وتفاؤل حذر

KPMG: Saudi Arabia’s asset management industry resilient, cautiously optimistic in 2021   KPMG, the leading provider of audit, tax and advisory services in Saudi Arabia, published its first edition of the Asset management review, analyzing the industry’s financial performance through the lens of twelve large asset management firms regulated by the Capital Market Authority (CMA). The report details the dynamic shift in investment strategies and business plans amid COVID-19 crisis and how varied investor behaviors have evolved in recent times. The asset management industry in Saudi Arabia reported favorable results…

Honda Earns Double F1 Podium in Bahrain

Max Verstappen second, Alex Albon finishes third Team’s first double podium result of 2020 season Pierre Gasly scores third top-six result in last five starts Honda-powered Formula 1 racers took different routes to the front in Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix, but in the end three Honda engines finished in the top six for the first time in 25 races (Germany, 2019). Max Verstappen and Alex Albon gave the manufacturer its first double-podium finish of 2020, while Pierre Gasly came home in sixth. The Aston Martin Red Bull squad locked down…

NNTC Brings Together Experts to Discuss Occupational Health and Safety in Industry 4.0

تجمع “إن إن تي سي” الخبراء معًا لمناقشة جوانب الصحة والسلامة

Speakers share how digital tools can enhance industrial safety, and boost business productivity and profitability NNTC, a UAE-based software developer and solutions provider, in collaboration with IT company NGN International and networking platform Digital Leader, recently held an online meet-up to discuss ‘Occupational Health and Safety in Industry 4.0’. Experts attending the virtual event shared how high-profile businesses create and ensure a safe working environment for their employees, as well as strategies to leverage virtual reality (VR), Internet of Things (IoT), and machine vision to tackle the challenges impeding a…

Cognite Partners with Accel to Transform Industry and Define New Industrial Software Category

Cognite Partners with Accel to Transform Industry and Define New Industrial Software Category

OSLO, Norway–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Cognite, a global leader in industrial software innovation, announced today that it has signed a partnership agreement with leading global venture capital firm Accel. Coupled with Accel’s broad network and expertise in successfully scaling software companies, the partnership enables Cognite to accelerate its global growth initiatives across industrial verticals, expand go-to-market activities and product development. As part of the agreement, Accel is gaining a seat on Cognite’s Board of Directors. “Cognite has proven that they are a game changer in industrial software innovation,” said Matthew Weigand, Partner…

Saudi Arabia’s Most Influential ICT Leaders Gather Online for Virtual IDC CIO Summit

Saudi Arabia’s Most Influential ICT Leaders Gather Online for Virtual IDC CIO Summit

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, International Data Corporation (IDC) last week hosted more than 200 senior ICT leaders on its industry-leading virtual platform for the 10th annual edition of its IDC Saudi Arabia CIO Summit. With more than 30 pioneering ICT organizations taking part, the event showcased exclusive insights from Eng. Ali Al Asiri, CEO of Yesser, Saudi Arabia’s e-Government Program, the event’s Strategic Partner, and Eng. Faisal Ahmed Bakhashwain, Deputy Minister of Digital Transformation within the Kingdom’s Ministry of Human Resource and Social Development, the event’s Government Partner. “The IDC Saudi Arabia…