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McNealy steps down as CEO

Tuesday, 25 April 2006 4:00 AM

After spending 22 years at the helm of Sun Microsystems, Scott McNealy has stepped down. Sun's board of directors have named Jonathan Schwartz as the new CEO, as a result of the company's on-going succession planning process.

Intel announces VPro brand

Tuesday, 25 April 2006 4:00 AM

Intel announces the details of its new desktop brand, which will combine its virtualisation and active management technologies.

Panasonic gets tough

Tuesday, 25 April 2006 4:00 AM

Panasonic has unveiled the newest member of its Toughbook family, called the Toughbook CF-74 – a semi-rugged laptop, aimed at the region’s mobile workforce.

Starwood ditches Moments scheme

Tuesday, 25 April 2006 4:00 AM

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has integrated Le Meridien’s reservations, distribution, loyalty and sales functions into its global infrastructure and sales and marketing systems, following its acquisition of the European chain in November.

HP boosts Saudi assembly capacity

Monday, 24 April 2006 4:00 AM

HP has announced the increase in capacity of its assembly plant in Saudi Arabia. The facility will now serve the entire Middle East’s production needs for desktops as well as part of its African operation.

EA heads back to Tiberium

Monday, 24 April 2006 4:00 AM

Following the release of its First Decade game pack, Electronic Arts (EA) has now announced it is working on the third Tiberium War title in its long-running Command & Conquer real-time strategy series

Online completes Extreme roadshow

Sunday, 23 April 2006 4:00 AM

Online Distribution has completed a roadshow with Extreme Networks, to stimulate business for the networking kit vendor’s recently set up in-country operation in Saudi Arabia.

DTK releases AMD range

Sunday, 23 April 2006 4:00 AM

DTK Computer has released a portfolio of AMD based products in the Middle East. The vendor has added AMD powered servers, notebooks, desktops and digital home, office and classroom PCs, alongside the Cruiser 5015, a desktop aimed at low income users with an end user price tag of US$249.

Gitex KSA lures global visitors

Sunday, 23 April 2006 4:00 AM

Visitors from around the world have descended on Riyadh for Gitex Saudi Arabia 2006, confirming the Kingdom’s credentials as a major IT market on both the regional and global stage.

Creative mulls channel boost

Sunday, 23 April 2006 4:00 AM

Components and digital device vendor Creative, which is appearing at Gitex with its key in-country distributor at Gitex this week, plans to expand its channel in Saudi Arabia, appointing a second distributor to work alongside AIM.

Netgear and Nasco drive on

Sunday, 23 April 2006 4:00 AM

Networking solutions vendor Netgear is poised to ramp up its presence in the Saudi Arabian market during 2006.

STC and Mobily adding value

Sunday, 23 April 2006 4:00 AM

Saudi Gitex 2006 is a significant one for the monopoly fixed line provider STC as well as the incumbent mobile operators Al Jawal and Mobily, given the recent confirmation from the state regulator CITC of its intention to licence additional fixed and mobile licences before the end of the year.

Modern Electronics displays Sony style

Sunday, 23 April 2006 4:00 AM

Sony products are prominently displayed at this year’s show as Modern Electronics (MEE), a Branch of Al Faisaliah Group Holding Co. Ltd., showcases products to thousands of show attendees.

Intel targets incredible KSA mobility potential

Sunday, 23 April 2006 4:00 AM

Intel has teamed up with multinational vendor giants and local assemblers this week to showcase its latest dual core technology and ensure that the Kingdom’s mobility momentum continues throughout 2006 and beyond.

HP PSG plans stellar growth

Sunday, 23 April 2006 4:00 AM

Vendor giant HP is leveraging its valued channel community to ensure that its full range of products and solutions are displayed at this year’s Gitex.


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