The three-day higher education conference, attracted participants from not only the region but also Asia, Europe and the USA.
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Red Hat today announced that it has named a new vice president of Global Strategic Alliances. Scott Musson, previously of VMware, will be responsible for Red Hat’s global alliance, system integrator and independent software vendor (ISV) relationships, and will manage Red Hat’s strategic relationships with HP, IBM, Dell and Cisco.
IBM has announced a definitive agreement to acquire SoftLayer Technologies, the world’s largest privately held cloud computing infrastructure provider. The acquisition will strengthen IBM’s leadership position in cloud computing and will help speed business adoption of public and private cloud solutions. Financial terms were not disclosed. “As businesses add public cloud capabilities to their on-premise IT… Read more »
What is so new about Big Data, the tech buzzword that is attracting so much attention these days? Ahmed Auda, Business Unit Executive, IBM Middle East Software Group, demystifies this latest technology trend
Regan McGrath, Global Channel Sales and Marketing Manager, Brocade
IBM is a special brand in the IT world. It’s home to over 433,000 employees worldwide and one of the only technology companies which dates back to the 19th century – when IBM is in town, it’s a big deal. That town just so happened to be the lights of Las Vegas last month, Caesars… Read more »
Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) represent an important element in the business ecosystem of the Middle East. Industry analysts predict the number of SMBs is slated to grow significantly over the coming years, offering enormous potential that cannot be ignored by the channel. Even the top-tier vendors are now rolling out slimmed-down versions of their… Read more »
Mark Hennessy, General Manager, Global Business Partners, kicked off IBM’s Leadership Conference in Las Vegas today by stating that IBM will be the leader in smarter planet solutions. Hennessy spoke in high spirits as clients and partners from all over the globe poured into Caesars Palace to hear the GM discuss the latest technology trends… Read more »
Gulf Business Machines (GBM) has announced that Christopher Lloyd has joined the organisation as Country General Manager for the Oman division.
Red Hat announced that it will host a seven-city tour of two-day partner conferences, kicking off in Stockholm, Sweden.The agenda for this tour has been designed specifically for business leaders, sales, pre-sales and business development representatives from Red Hat’s channel ecosystem in EMEA
Gulf Business Machines (GBM) today announced the appointment of Piero Corsini as country GM for Khorafi Business Machines, GBM’s Kuwait branch. Corsini will be responsible for handling client relations in Kuwait, further developing the skill levels of employees as well as focusing on business growth.
Simran Chabbra, Gulf distribution manager at Microsoft
Gulf Business Machines (GBM), a prominent IT solutions provider, recently announced the launch of the first IBM PureSystems technology demonstrator in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region. The technology demonstrator, which is available to GBM customers around the region, is designed to showcase the capabilities of IBM’s new category of “expert integrated systems,” widely hailed… Read more »
Sanovi Technologies, a provider of disaster recovery management (DRM) software and Gulf Business Machines (GBM) today announced a partnership to resell Sanovi DR Management Suite to organisations across the GCC (except Saudi Arabia) and Pakistan. Sanovi DR Management Suite is a comprehensive family of enterprise class Disaster Recovery management software solutions designed for validating, monitoring,… Read more »
Following his graduation from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore, Sudarsan Chakravarthy, intended to establish a career in the banking and finance sector. As luck would have it, he joined IBM soon after graduating and 18 years later is still working in the IT sector as regional manager, IBM Systems and Technology Brands Group,… Read more »