Capillary Technologies Appoints Vikram Bhat as Chief Product Officer

Vikram has held key leadership roles in Myntra, Oracle and Abof across the US and APAC region Capillary Technologies, a leading SaaS company which helps brands stay ahead of the digital evolution, has appointed Vikram Bhat as Chief Product Officer. Bhat will be at the helm of affairs for an ever-increasing product portfolio of AI powered consumer engagement, eCommerce and consumer data platform. In his role as CPO, Bhat will work closely with global customers and the product ream to deepen the focus on consumer engagement and eCommerce products, scale up the AI powered InStore solution and launch a number … Continue reading Capillary Technologies Appoints Vikram Bhat as Chief Product Officer

Partner Awards Announced: Veeam Honours Partners in Middle East

Veeam® Software, the leader in Backup solutions that enable Intelligent Data Management™, today announced the winners of the 2018 Veeam Partner Awards at the Partner Summit in Lebanon. The annual awards recognize and celebrate the commitment and success of Veeam ProPartners and Veeam Cloud & Service Provider (VCSP) partners who have demonstrated success in providing Veeam solutions to their customers, and growing their business while supporting users on the journey to Intelligent Data Management. Gilles Pommier, Vice President Channel and Alliances EMEA, Veeam, said: “Veeam is a partner-first business and understands that the very nature of how business is done … Continue reading Partner Awards Announced: Veeam Honours Partners in Middle East

Endless Zero- Days?

By Derek Manky – Global Security Strategist, Fortinet The number of vulnerabilities available to cybercriminals continues to accelerate. But according to one recent report, of the over 100,000 vulnerabilities published to the CVE list, less than 6 percent were actually exploited in the wild. The challenge is that predicting which vulnerability will be targeted next, and which exploit will be used, requires advanced strategies, such as leveraging telemetry data to perform predictive analysis, that many organizations do not have in place. Those organizations without such solutions, and the skilled personnel to manage them, will need to continue to rely on security … Continue reading Endless Zero- Days?

Help AG Launches ‘Hackademy’ to Foster Ethical Hacking Skills in Middle East

As the volume of cyber-attacks has escalated exponentially, spending on cybersecurity grew 8% in 2018[1]. Help AG, a leading cyber security services, consultancy and solutions provider in the Middle East, believes this is a positive and necessary development but warns that simply increasing security investment is not enough to mitigate new and sophisticated threats. To arm Middle East cybersecurity professionals with the skills and knowledge they need, the company today launched the Help AG Hackademy. This offensive ethical hacking hands-on training program is conducted by qualified L33T hackers and empowers attendees to perform attack simulations that uncover security vulnerabilities in … Continue reading Help AG Launches ‘Hackademy’ to Foster Ethical Hacking Skills in Middle East