Careem and Visa sign landmark partnership to accelerate cashless payments and digital financial inclusion across Middle East and North Africa region

Careem, the internet platform for the greater Middle East, and Visa (NYSE: V), the world’s leader in digital payments, have partnered to expand digital financial inclusion across the Middle East and North Africa region by integrating Visa credentials into the Careem Pay Super App and providing Careem captains (the term for Careem drivers) with financial payment services that aim to resolve liquidity challenges associated with cash conversion, remittances and real-time access to funds. Initially, Careem’s captains in five countries will be issued with Visa card credentials that will allow them to access a variety of advanced payment solutions. The Careem … Continue reading Careem and Visa sign landmark partnership to accelerate cashless payments and digital financial inclusion across Middle East and North Africa region

A10 Networks Demonstrates Commitment to Channel with A10 Affinity Partner Virtual Summit 2020

A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN), today announced that it has successfully hosted its A10 Affinity Partner Virtual Summit 2020 on June 17th – 18th, 2020. The event saw attendance of 350 channel partner executives across the EMEA and SAARC regions.  “Our partners and distributors are a key and valued part of the A10 operation. Hosting the virtual summit is in line with our continuing ambition to clearly define, differentiate and communicate our evolving proposition as a leader in cyber security, and to unequivocally demonstrate the business value of being an Affinity channel partner. We’re dedicated to strengthening and expanding our channel … Continue reading A10 Networks Demonstrates Commitment to Channel with A10 Affinity Partner Virtual Summit 2020

CENTRE FOR STRATEGIC PHILANTHROPY ESTABLISHED AT UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE DEDICATED TO HIGH-GROWTH MARKETS INCLUDING THE UAE

A new Centre for Strategic Philanthropy has been established at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School dedicated to examining strategic philanthropy within and from the world’s highest-growth markets, including the Middle East, Developing Asia, and Africa, at a time when philanthropy’s role in building social and environmental resilience is seen as increasingly essential. Through a combination of rigorous research, executive education and the convening of diverse stakeholders, the Centre aims to become the leading hub of actionable knowledge to catalyse even greater philanthropic impact from the world’s fastest growing regions. The Centre will also work with relevant institutions and … Continue reading CENTRE FOR STRATEGIC PHILANTHROPY ESTABLISHED AT UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE DEDICATED TO HIGH-GROWTH MARKETS INCLUDING THE UAE

Securing Connections in the Cloud and Across All Your IoT Devices

By Jonathan Nguyen-Duy, Vice President, Global Field CISO Team, Fortinet The hyper-connected, global marketplace of the 21st century has shifted the landscape for networking and security. Two prevalent trends in this area—cloud adoption and the rise of the Internet of Things (IoT)—are seemingly two different components of digital transformation, with separate purposes and scope. However, they actually work together, fueling one another in the digital ecosystem. This symbiotic relationship has important implications when it comes to deploying, using, and securing cloud services and the IoT.    As the number of IoT devices grows, so does the amount of data that they generate. This … Continue reading Securing Connections in the Cloud and Across All Your IoT Devices