Intelligent CIO Middle East Issue 47 | Page 100

Focus Softnet to showcase AI solutions delivering analytics, automation and voice recognition Ali Hyder, Group CEO of Focus Softnet F ocus Softnet, a leading software development and enterprise applications provider, plans to launch its newly developed AI integrated enterprise software solutions at GITEX. ET FOCUS SOFTN ITING WILL BE EXHIB C20 AT STAND H8– IN HALL 8 It will also showcase its complete cloud product portfolio, including its flagship product – Focus 9 powered by Pronghorn server, which is feature-rich and uses in-memory computing for fast transactions. Adopting AI platforms is a key emphasis across the GCC region, which is looking at switching from a petro-based economy to a smart, efficient, automated and highly profitable economy. This is one of the reasons why Focus Softnet is placing the spotlight on its latest innovations in AI at GITEX 2019. Ali Hyder, Group CEO of Focus Softnet, said: “We are seeing large scale interest by GCC public sector and private organisations to reduce investment in human capital and divert spending into automation of processes. It is for this reason that we have built our AI solutions alongside our enterprise software solutions including our ERP and CRM suites. “Focus Softnet customers using cloud-based Focus 9 ERP can move to a highly efficient AI-driven automated environment and reap the benefits of a rapid return on investment. “For other new businesses wanting to automate their business operations, they can get the benefit of both AI and ERP through our end-to-end product portfolio.” Sophos to showcase Its latest cybersecurity innovations ophos, a global leader in network and endpoint security, will showcase its latest cybersecurity innovations at GITEX. Visitors to its stand will be able to hear more about Sophos’ endpoint and network security solutions that are powered by Deep Learning and synchronised security to help organisations of all sizes battle the ever- changing threat landscape. S Harish Chib, Vice President, Middle East and Africa, Sophos, said: “Organisations do not have the resources to combat cyberthreats like malware, exploits, ransomware and automated, active attacks. “Moreover, our research shows the lack of visibility, protection and response capability in the IT security of organisations globally. Under such circumstances businesses need intelligent security solutions that are predictive, multi- layered and can work together as a system. 100 INTELLIGENTCIO “GITEX offers us a great opportunity to demonstrate why every organisation needs security that is innovative, integrated and scalable and how next-gen cybersecurity protection from Sophos proactively protects against sophisticated threats. SOPHOS WILL G AT BE EXHIBITIN ID SH SHEIKH RA D N A HALL, ST SR–D10 It is also an ideal platform for us to meet partners and develop new partnerships that will strengthen the Middle East channel.” In addition to the daily presentations and product demonstrations, senior global executives and security experts from the company will be available at the booth to speak to visitors, customers and channel partners and share their global successes with them. Harish Chib, Vice President, Middle East and Africa, Sophos