Software

Microsoft rebrands Office 365 to Microsoft 365
Adds personal and family subscriptions to enable connectivity and collaboration
Impact of AI on human intelligence
By Matthew Kibby, vice-president, Services, Africa & Middle East, Sage
ServiceNow drives enterprise productivity with Now Platform Orlando
Featuring Now Intelligence, a new set of powerful AI and analytics capabilities to enable a smarter way to workflow
Businesses in MENA set to increase IT budgets in 2020
While spending will increase across all segments, enterprise software spending will achieve the highest growth, as per Gartner analysts
VAD Technologies to distribute Cobalt Iron enterprise SaaS backup platform, Compass
The Dubai-based VAD will offer Compass along with technical training and support resources to resellers and integrators in over 10 countries in the Middle East and North Africa
AVEVA announces operations portfolio to increase interoperability
The new HMI SCADA Software will offer customers connectivity, interoperability, and expanded visibility to drive business performance
Mimecast launches Mimecast Case Review
Mimecast Case Review has been redesigned to offer dashboards and reporting, search and hold functionality for legal teams.
AVEVA expands into the discrete manufacturing market
Schneider Electric deploys new discrete manufacturing solution across 70 smart factories
Infor named major player in IDC MarketScape
This is Infor’s first inclusion in the Travel & Expense IDC MarketScape
Zoho Creator launched in Arabic
In the Arabic version, the orientation of the UI is reversed, allowing businesses to build fully Arabic apps with easier to use UI and right-to-left data entry capabilities
Crowd Analyzer secures US$3.5 M in series A funding
Social media data analysis startup to invest in new AI and ML technologies