Intelligent CIO Middle East Issue 32 | Page 3

///////////////////////////////////////////////// 64 25 CONTENTS 07 20 25 30 32 34 40 44 49 NEWS: Latest regional news round-up from across the Middle East LATEST INTELLIGENCE: Whitepapers from SANS Institute and Epicor TRENDING: Beyond productivity: the human side of the digital workplace quantified INFOGRAPHIC: Dimension Data report reveals increase in ransomware attacks targeting supply chain 52 57 61 64 52 57 COUNTRY FOCUS: Lebanon: An ideal platform for transformation FEATURE: Taking the smart approach CASE STUDY: Vinnell Arabia adopts ERP as platform for growth CASE STUDY: Gas company securely connects locations, partners and ships with Citrix PROJECT LATEST: Updates from Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Oman EDITOR’S QUESTION: What strategies should organisations have in place when adopting the public cloud? TALKING BUSINESS: Leading from the front FEATURE: Working together to deliver performance CIO OPINION: No silver security bullet but unified defence approach is best 40 INTELLIGENTCIO 3