Feature To cope with the surge in e-commerce during the pandemic, Sunil Nair, Group CIO at global well-being company GMG explains how he and his team deployed an expanded omnichannel ecosystem to enhance customer accessibility to leading sports brands through digital and mobile platforms.
Feature Celebrating the best in tech leadership, the second edition of the CIO50 Middle East Awards is taking shape and nominations are free to enter until June 20.
Interview Q&A: Nesreen Elofi plays a key role in the evolution of the national health information exchange platform, designed to unify patient care records for healthcare providers and optimise insurance services.
Interview Roula Gharios Zahar, deputy general director of Mount Lebanon Hospital University Medical Center, examines the role technology has played in the transformation of healthcare in Lebanon.
Interview Q&A: GCC Regional Technology Head at Aster Hospitals and Clinics Joseph George is in a good position to talk about what’s next for digital healthcare in the UAE and throughout the Middle East.
Interview Murat Ozkan, chief information and digital officer at Anadolu Efes, the Turkey-based international beverages company, talks about how a data management strategy comprising AI and analytics will sustain further growth.
Feature The disruption caused by the pandemic is putting more pressure on the oil and gas sector to achieve operational efficiencies through big data analytics, said energy industry insiders at the recent ADIPEC conference.
Feature Abeer Khedr, head of cybersecurity at National Bank of Egypt, outlines major threats to banking as the sector undergoes digital transformation, and offers some tips on how to deal with them.
Interview Ooredo CTO Nigel Thomas Byrne discusses how the company is accelerating its own digital transformation plans with the aim to be at the forefront of the 5G revolution not only the Middle East, but worldwide.
Feature During Gitex, the biggest tech event in the Middle East, experts in the cybersecurity field highlighted the vital role of the CISO in business strategy as well as the security.
Feature At the first edition of IDC's Women Transforming Technology Summit - Middle East, women IT leaders highlight how diversity plays a growing role in technology in the region, and suggest ways to continue the trend.
News Analysis UAE-based Zeniq Technologies has launched a blockchain-based tokenization platform designed to enable the speedy and secure trading of a wide range of physical assets.
News LaLiga Tech, the technology division spinoff of Spain's professional football league, is offering a suite of tools to help create a variety of fan engagement and management applications, and help the sports franchise gain a stronger foothold in regions like the Middle East.
Interview Mohamed Al Doseri, CISO of Saudi Arabia-based Tasheel Finance, says that cybersecurity is not just a tech problem. Security professionals bring business policy and tech procedures together as threat levels change.
Interview In this Q&A, Dr. Osama Alswailem, CIO at King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Riyadh, discusses how the pandemic fueled a digital transformation that was already underway in healthcare.
Feature The future of the hospitality industry is contactless. Digital transformation at luxury resort Atlantis The Palm means that guests can get just about any service through mobile apps and voice-activated devices in their rooms, and receive rewards via a blockchain-based platform.
Interview First Abu Dhabi Bank Group CIO Yuri Misnik says that in the wake of COVID, the workplace will never be the same. Here's what he learned about business continuity during the pandemic.
Feature Abu Dhabi Terminals has already invested heavily in automation, and is now further automating its port management capabilities by deploying AI for smart container tracking and autonomous shuttle capabilities.
Feature Responding to the pandemic has highlighted the strategies needed to respond to crises and drive future success. Hajar Almaazmi, head of IT at Ajman Bank; Yuri Misnik, CTO at First Abu Dhabi Bank; Arturo Garcia, chief automation officer at Abu Dhabi Terminals; and Mohamed Roushdy, ex-CIO at Dubai Asset Management, explain how business continuity plans helped keep their organizations working.