Tagged : ictQATAR events

13 Jan

Disrupt or be Disrupted? The Age of Transformation is coming…

by Mark Jenkins

“By 2018, one third of the top 20 companies in every industry will have been disrupted by digitally transformed competitors.” So says Frank Gens, chief analyst at IT intelligence specialists IDC. In simpler terms, that means there’s an Uber knocking at the door of almost every company in every sector. In a recent report by IDC, […]

25 Mar

Protect your PIN says fin.INFOSEC event

by Sarah Spendiff

Sitting in a restaurant in Doha over the weekend I was shocked to hear a fellow customer bellow out the PIN number for his credit card across the room to the waiter bringing him his bill. This is not the first time I have seen this very casual attitude towards protecting sensitive personal financial information. […]

06 Mar

The Connected Car: More than Just a Vehicle

by Julia Astashkina

If you have ever been stuck in a traffic jam on your way to work wondering if you are going to be late for that important meeting, then you may be interested in the concept of car-to-car and car-to-infrastructure communications. This is a car that automatically re-routes you to avoid traffic jams and dials a […]