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Posted: 08-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Marc Faber the Swiss fund manager and Gloom Boom & Doom editor spoke today about the Standard & Poor's credit rating downgrade of US sovereign debt, and how the downgrade was long overdue as the 'junk bond' was no longer worth of an AAA rating. He views the downgrade as moderately positive for equities because it shows investors there is a risk in holding government bonds and discusses the conditions that will lead to QE3. Speaking in an interview from Chiang Mai, Thailand, with Susan Li on Bloomberg's "Asia Edge" this morning, Faber said a government b
Posted: June 19, 2019
UAE. SANS 2019 State of OT/ICS Cybersecurity Security Survey finds people the biggest risk, mobile devices, wireless networks and cloud services increase cyber risk.
Posted: June 19, 2019
UAE. New book affirms that organizations need to fundamentally evolve their approach to technology and business models and unlock vast new economic potential enabled by edge technologies.
Posted: June 18, 2019
UAE. Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Index: Manufacturers will more than double multicloud use in the next two years.
Posted: June 18, 2019
UAE. Results demonstrate that by getting ahead of risk and protecting data in the cloud, companies are more likely to experience benefits that drive business acceleration.
Posted: June 17, 2019
UAE. A report by DarkMatter Group found cybercriminal attacks in the UAE and Middle East are both widespread, frequently undetected, and often state-sponsored.
Posted: June 17, 2019
UAE. Many companies are now looking to embrace Cloud Data Management to better meet protection needs and leverage the power of their data.
Posted: June 16, 2019
UAE. Business activity increases at strongest rate since series began in 2010; Prices charged for goods and services cut for thirteenth month running.
Posted: June 14, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. thyssenkrupp Materials Services relies on Microsoft for in-house solution development; AI as an essential component of the holistic digitalization strategy; Customers benefit from individualized offers and more efficient processes.
Posted: June 13, 2019
UAE. Cyber-crime is one of the biggest risks to businesses to date and globally its estimated costs will reach US$6 trillion by 2021.
Posted: June 12, 2019
UAE. Millions of files that are sitting out in the open across various file storage technologies are actually encrypted by ransomware; The analysis detected many files containing highly sensitive information.
Posted: June 11, 2019
UAE. 90% of respondents with fully integrated PAM tools are confident they can identify specific threats from employees.
Posted: June 11, 2019
UAE. Only 29% of respondents confident in ability to moderate DDoS impact, according to new A10 Networks study conducted by the Ponemon Institute.
Posted: June 10, 2019
UAE. 83% of UAE respondents consider digital competencies very or extremely important for achieving strategic objectives such as organisational agility, employee satisfaction, and talent acquisition, according to a new Economist Intelligent Unit (EIU) survey, commissioned by Riverbed Technology.
Posted: June 10, 2019
SAUDI ARABIA. Headline PMI climbs to 17-month high of 57.3 amid sustained acceleration in output growth; Lacklustre job creation in non-oil private sector.
Posted: June 10, 2019
UAE. Marked accelerations in growth of activity and new business; Price discounting helps to drive expansion in new orders; Employment index close to "no-change" level; Wages are stagnant.

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date:Posted: June 19, 2019
UAE. SANS 2019 State of OT/ICS Cybersecurity Security Survey finds people the biggest risk, mobile devices, wireless networks and cloud services increase cyber risk.
date:Posted: June 19, 2019
UAE. New book affirms that organizations need to fundamentally evolve their approach to technology and business models and unlock vast new economic potential enabled by edge technologies.
date:Posted: June 18, 2019
UAE. Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Index: Manufacturers will more than double multicloud use in the next two years.