Jamila Qadir

Contributing writer

Articles by Jamila Qadir

GITEX: Middle Eastern IT leaders confront challenges to AI deployment
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GITEX: Middle Eastern IT leaders confront challenges to AI deployment

AI took centre stage at GITEX 2021, the Middle East's biggest tech conference, with a host of industry and government representatives highlighting how enterprises and municipalities are using artificial Intelligence to enhance public services and create new business opportunities.
October 26, 2021
GISEC 2021: Top security takeaways for the CIO and CSO playbook
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GISEC 2021: Top security takeaways for the CIO and CSO playbook

The rise of ransomware, new attack vectors opened up by 5G and AI, danger to critical infrastructure, and zero trust security architecture as a way to protect increasingly complex networks were all top of mind at GISEC. Here are the top lessons learned at the event.
June 5, 2021
Change management is key to IT project success at Dubai Investments
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Change management is key to IT project success at Dubai Investments

The challenges of digital transformation involve not just technical issues but, on the human level, change management. Just ask Venkatesh Mahadevan, who as leader of Dubai Investment's massive IT makeover had to balance priorities for multiple group affiliates.
March 27, 2021
Middle East braces for 5G opportunities and challenges
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Middle East braces for 5G opportunities and challenges

The Middle East is gearing up for 5G more quickly than other regions globally, and while enterprises should start thinking about new business models, they will also face security and investment challenges.
October 26, 2019