Evolution of Mobile Networks in the Era of 5G

Author: Mohammed Al-Moneer, Regional Vice President, MENA at A10 Networks Fifth generation networks, just like the preceding 4G LTE and WiMAX networks, are expected to greatly increase available bandwidth, with improved end-to-end performance providing a better end-user experience. In the most basic of terms, 4G LTE was the long-term evolution of Radio Access Networks (RAN); 5G is the next iteration. Wireless carriers have invested billions into their networks to support the ongoing demand for faster network speeds. They must look for ways to increase revenue while delivering more value to the end user. This continues to drive new devices into the hands of … Continue reading Evolution of Mobile Networks in the Era of 5G

Eliminating Risks with Philip Morris International

By Shereen Shabnam   With the recent introduction of the innovative IQOS at the Dubai Duty Free, interest in smoke-free products has increased in particular with the new IQOS 3 and IQOS 3 MULTI that comes with improved design and functionality and offers adult smokers a better alternative for nicotine consumption than traditional combustible cigarettes.  We recently ventured to Geneva to explore the benefits of moving away from smoking with combustion where toxicants associated with burning are the primary cause of smoking-related disease to an alternative that helps the transition to eliminate health issues related to smoking. We learnt with Philip … Continue reading Eliminating Risks with Philip Morris International

#LivingWithEczema: Dr. Anwar Al Hammadi Leads First-ever Awareness Network for Atopic Dermatitis in the UAE

Pioneering initiative to educate and empower UAE communities about Atopic Dermatitis (AD) launched today The growing need to raise awareness in the UAE around the often-overlooked condition of Atopic Dermatitis (AD) — more commonly known as eczema – is being addressed by Dr. Anwar Al Hammadi, Consultant Dermatologist and President of the Emirates Dermatology Society, who officially launched the #LivingWithEczema network and campaign today. A first-of-its-kind nationwide initiative, #LivingWithEczema aims to raise awareness of the impact of AD. “The network will grow to include other stakeholders representing the government, media, patients and thought leaders, to address the complex nature of … Continue reading #LivingWithEczema: Dr. Anwar Al Hammadi Leads First-ever Awareness Network for Atopic Dermatitis in the UAE