Destination Istanbul

By Shereen Shabnam Recently we had a sneak peak into the grand plans for expansion of the new Istanbul Airport as Turkish Airlines revealed its ambitious growth plans for the coming year. After exploring the city, a stop at the Turkish Airlines head office took us back to history when the Airline began its journey to becoming one of the fastest growing companies in terms of manpower, fleet and having one of the best lounges in the world. More travellers are flying with Turkish Airlines these days and Istanbul is often a stopover but instead of staying at the airport, … Continue reading Destination Istanbul

Keys to Fostering an Agile IT Organization

Author: Chris Bedi, CIO, ServiceNow Agility is a big deal. As companies embrace digital transformation, we have stopped defending the old ways of doing business. Instead, we focus on making sure appropriate change occurs. We reorganize people, processes and technology to empower change and drive tangible results. Organizational agility matters now and is part of the business DNA. In IT, we are used to thinking of agility in terms of the development team. Today, it means more. CIOs need to build and present an entire agile IT organization, which requires giving some serious thought to the way the organization works. … Continue reading Keys to Fostering an Agile IT Organization

Global loyalty agency ICLP rebranded as Collinson

Combining cross-sector loyalty businesses to deliver smarter customer experiences Continuing its journey to drive customer engagement and devotion for world-leading brands, ICLP has been rebranded as Collinson following the consolidation of Collinson’s loyalty, travel experiences, insurance and assistance businesses. With presence in the Middle East since 1993, ICLP has led the way in helping some of the region’s best-known brands acquire, engage and retain their customers. A global leader in customer benefits and loyalty, Collinson united its three loyalty brands into one loyalty division to better enable clients to access the breadth and depth of its experience and expertise. In … Continue reading Global loyalty agency ICLP rebranded as Collinson

Help AG Partners with Mimecast in Middle East to Help Address Email Security Threats Comprehensively

Recognizing the growing popularity of cloud-based email platforms such as Office 365 and Google Apps in the region,Help AG, a leading information security services, consultancy, and solutions provider in the Middle East, has signed a reseller agreement with Mimecast. The channel partnership is designed to enable Help AG to offer the vendor’s leading email risk management and data security solutions to businesses via a single, integrated subscription service. In the 2018 edition of its annual ‘The State of Email Security’ report, Mimecast highlighted that 59% of organisations will suffer a negative business impact from an email-borne attack this year. “Adding … Continue reading Help AG Partners with Mimecast in Middle East to Help Address Email Security Threats Comprehensively