Tag: GITEX

Counting down to GITEX 2013 – win an iPad Mini…

The biggest technology gathering in the Middle East region is now only days away. From Sunday, GITEX (Gulf Information Technology Exhibition) will open its doors to over 130,000 delegates from across the world. As well as Gemalto, tech giants such as Accenture, SAP and Cisco will all be in attendance, showcasing the latest products from […]

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The M2M opportunity in the Middle East

“Machine-to-machine (M2M) technology will shape the future by laying the foundation for all spheres of life in the UAE.” So said Abdulla Hashim, Senior Vice-President of ICT at Etisalat, one of the largest telecom operators in the Middle East and Africa, at the recent M2M Middle East Forum 2013. And I couldn’t agree more. M2M promises major advances in […]

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Explore your future digital and mobile lifestyle with Gemalto at…

Gemalto is back at GITEX with a whole new set of digital security innovations designed to bring trust and convenience to the digital world. From electronic ID cards, NFC mobile wallets to contactless transit tickets, we will be demo-ing the power of software platforms and hosted services that will shape the way your digital lifestyle […]

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Demand for contactless technologies surges in Dubai

We have previously blogged about Dubai as a hub for innovative technologies, especially around GITEX, the Middle East’s ICT conference. We also know that customer loyalty is a focus, with Dubai playing host to a conference on Maximizing Customer Loyalty & Profitability in the Middle East. We know there is business-level interest in emerging and […]

GITEX 2012: Mobile transforming customer relationship management

Many companies have realized that a great way to reach and engage with customers, regardless of their location, is via mobile devices. More intelligent companies realize that the mobile phone can even drive customer engagement and offer insight into customer preferences, ultimately securing brand loyalty and additional revenues. But just how is mobile technology redefining […]

Tech Evolution at GITEX 2012

If you read my introductory post, you’ll be aware that I’m roaming the exhibition halls at GITEX Technology Week in Dubai, with a keen interest on innovation. Of the four exhibition halls, (Telecoms, Government, Cloud, Smart Technology) the Gemalto hub is located in the smart tech sector and we’re keen to take our exhibiting beyond […]