Media Advisory: How Can Telecom Operators Grow Their Businesses While Mitigating Risk?

Media Advisory: How Can Telecom Operators Grow Their Businesses While Mitigating Risk?

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. – iconectiv: What:   Service providers are under significant pressure to sustain revenue growth and profitability while delivering new digital services. At the same time, regulations, technology disruptions, intensifying competition and changing customer demands are also placing telecom operators at a financial and operational crossroads: How can they grow their businesses while reducing cost and mitigating risk?           The webinar, “Driving Financial Decisions and Compliance with Fixed Asset Management,” will explore the role of an effective Fixed Asset Management (FAM) approach to enable the effective deployment, interworking…

Farnek appoints Knight to head up new hospitality division

فارنك تعين البريطاني والتر نايت مديراً لقسم الضيافة الجديد للشركة

Renowned Dubai hotelier Walter Knight to launch new hospitality vertical at leading UAE Facility Management company     Leading UAE-based smart and green facilities management (FM) company Farnek has appointed British national Walter Knight as director of its new hospitality division. Knight will be responsible for structuring and developing a new fully functioning hospitality division, which will provide a comprehensive range of outsourced or third party services. Quite apart from concierge services, housekeeping, property operations, maintenance, energy consultancy (POMEC) and security, Farnek will manage central reservations and front office services. Talking…

Ericsson: Smart home privacy: How to avoid ‘data paparazzi’

الخصوصية في المنازل الذكية: كيف يمكن تجنب تطفل “مصوري البيانات”

The paparazzi are known for often taking covert photographs of celebrities and selling them to tabloids or gossip magazines. In a similar vein, could the increasing number of smart, connected devices coming into our lives start acting like covert “data paparazzi”? And what can we do to avoid it? Find out here. Today, our devices collect and forward information to all sorts of external parties: our home security alarm provider, our electricity supplier, our fitness watch vendor, our car manufacturer, and so on. Smart assistants listen to our voice commands…

 du and Etisalat announce strategic partnerships with Emaar to provide telecom services to local communities in the UAE

“دو” و”اتصالات” توقعان شراكات استراتيجية مع “إعمار العقارية”

The master development agreement presents an avenue to boost the digital transformation agenda du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), and Etisalat, from Emirates Telecommunication Group Company, have announced the finalization of their master developer agreements (MDA) with Emaar Properties, the global property developer and provider of premium lifestyles. As part of the new partnership, both operators will, through the Taawun infrastructure deployment initiative, cover Emaar’s major projects, providing essential telecommunications infrastructure. Customers will be able to choose their retail telecom operator of their choice and the arrangement will further…

Farnek wins hospitality contracts in Dubai worth AED 7.56 million  

Farnek wins hospitality contracts in Dubai worth AED 7.56 million  

Leading UAE-based smart and green facilities management (FM) company Farnek secured six hospitality contracts recently, varying in length from one to three years, valued at AED 7.56 million. Farnek was awarded four hotel/apartment contracts, namely the five-star Fairmont Dubai hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road, the three-star 230 room Revier Hotel, situated in Business Bay, the four-star, S Hotel in Al Barsha and the deluxe Sonder – JBR Suites, on the Walk, Jumeirah Beach Residence. In addition, Farnek also secured two restaurant contracts, The Mood Rooftop Lounge in The Meydan Hotel,…

Ooredoo Group and Ericsson sign five-year, strategic 5G agreement

مجموعة Ooredoo وإريكسون توقعان اتفاقية شراكة استراتيجية

The strategic, 5-year agreement will enhance the digital experience for people, enterprises and industries across Ooredoo’s operating companies in 10 countries The deal includes Ericsson Radio System, Ericsson Cloud Core, Cloud Infrastructure, Ericsson Cloud Communication, and Ericsson microwave solutions Ericsson 5G products and solutions to help Ooredoo launch new functionalities with faster time-to-market Ooredoo Group and Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) have signed a global frame agreement for the supply of 5G radio, core and transport products and solutions, as well as related implementation and integration services for all 10 of the Group’s…

Farnek welcomes first employees to its AED 200 million ‘Village’

Next generation staff accommodation centre in Dubai South, will become home to over 5,000 members of staff early next year Leading UAE-based smart and green facilities management (FM) company Farnek, has welcomed its first employees into its new AED 200 million state-of-the-art staff accommodation in Dubai South. The 100,000 square feet facility, which will become home to some 5,000 Farnek employees by next year, was completed, on time, on budget and to specification. Spacious, contemporary-designed employee rooms will be managed by a bespoke property software solution, so that new staff…

Seatrade Maritime Middle East Virtual 2020

سيتريد 2020 يناقش تأثير الجائحة في تسريع تبني الطاقة النظيفة والرقمنة

 shed the spotlight on seafarer welfare and shipping’s energy transition, on day two Panellists discussed the lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic and highlighted the practical solutions concerning clean energy Day two of Seatrade Maritime Middle East Virtual 2020 (SMMEV), the region’s leading event in the shipping industry, shed light on pressing concerns that arose due to the pandemic and beyond. Some of the key topics of discussion included the adopting of technologically-advanced tools to improve the industry’s resilience during the pandemic, and the need to employ efficient processes to…

IEC Telecom and Thuraya revealed Orion Edge Virtual to digitalise all vessel types

آي إي سي تيليكوم والثريا تكشفان الستار عن حل “أورايون إيدج فيرتشوال”

15 December 2020, Dubai: IEC Telecom and Thuraya introduced Orion Edge V (“V” for virtual), a state-of-the-art satcom system which offers an affordable VSAT-like experience over compact hardware. Digitalisation, previously reserved for large vessels, is now available for smaller crafts. At a time when some 60% of Middle Eastern companies report that they are now actively investing in digital technologies, digitalised vessels have a competitive advantage when it comes to adapting to challenges and optimising business opportunities. The United Arab Emirates is one of the top 20 most digitally advanced…

Edgematics Set to Launch PurpleCube,

 One of the Region’s First Fully Integrated Analytics as a Service Data Platforms A revolutionary all-in-one platform which combines cloud data warehousing, data cleansing and transformation, alongside artificial intelligence driven analytics 9th December, 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Edgematics, a market-leading UK & UAE-based all-in-data service provider, recently announced its plans to launch its latest product offering to the Middle East market, PurpleCube, to become one of the region’s first pioneering end-to-end data analytics platforms which will seamlessly integrate Data Management, Machine Learning (ML), Business Intelligence (B.I.) and Artificial Intelligence…