Nutanix Launches Kubernetes Platform-as-a-Service for the Multicloud Era

Karbon Platform Services Provides Managed Offering to Accelerate Container-Based Application Delivery and Operations on Any Cloud Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced Karbon Platform Services, a Kubernetes-based multicloud Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) with automated system-managed security, to accelerate the development and deployment of microservices-based apps across any cloud. This offering provides software developers with a turnkey managed services experience, on-premises, in the public cloud, and at the edge, to build and run cloud native applications while enabling them to decouple applications from the underlying infrastructure. It also provides IT operations teams with a simplified and consistent application … Continue reading Nutanix Launches Kubernetes Platform-as-a-Service for the Multicloud Era

Outside the Four Walls of the Data Centre

By: Michael Cade, Senior Global Technologist, Veeam Almost three-quarters of professionals across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region prefer jobs that allow them to work remotely, according to a new survey by job site Bayt.com. The impact of the pandemic is likely to see this trend continue as 90% of respondents said they expect that remote work will increase over the next decade. Now that organizations and employees have seen some of the benefits of remote working, many companies are likely to build more flexible and agile working arrangements into their long-term strategies. For IT departments, the impact … Continue reading Outside the Four Walls of the Data Centre

The Myriad selects Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise for state-of-the-art student accommodation projects in Dubai and Muscat

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, a leading provider of communications, networking and cloud solutions tailored to customers’ industries, today announced that The Myriad, a dedicated student housing property developer and operator, has selected ALE to provide converged wired-wireless LAN infrastructure for their modern living communities built for a primarily student population in Dubai and Muscat. The Myriad Dubai, a wholly owned subsidiary of Strategic Housing Group, is a fully integrated, urban-styled student living community located in the heart of Dubai International Academic City, where over 26,000 students study at 30 universities. Comprising seven blocks with a capacity of 2250 residents, the project is … Continue reading The Myriad selects Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise for state-of-the-art student accommodation projects in Dubai and Muscat

Network ‘As A Service’ Adoption to Grow by 38% in the Next One to Two Years in UAE

In response to the pandemic, IT leaders in EMEA are now investing more in cloud-based and AI-powered networking technologies as business recovery plans take shape, according to research from  Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company. The findings in a new global report ‘ Preparing for the post-pandemic workplace’ suggested that IT leaders are responding to the challenges associated with enabling a highly distributed workforce and the emergence of the hybrid workplace – with people needing to move seamlessly between working on campus, at home and on the road – and as such are looking to evolve their network infrastructure and … Continue reading Network ‘As A Service’ Adoption to Grow by 38% in the Next One to Two Years in UAE