Intelligent CIO Middle East Issue 47 | Page 35

A PUBLICATION Supporting CIO publication Providing Unparalleled Technology Intelligence ISSUE 47 // Focus on THE UAE Enhancing enterprise efficiency in Real-time Business advantage Bank improves network performance GITEX under the spotlight Discover the future before it happens Delivering excellence Delivered by Finesse and UiPath, Robotic Process Automation will support Medcare’s fast-track key processes and achieve superior care for patients. Intelligent Data Protection Partner Intelligent Hybrid Technology Partner Intelligent ITSM Partner Global ICIO Knowledge Partner Intelligent Threat Management Partner Intelligent Network Security Partner Intelligent Education Partner Global Innovation Partner Intelligent Data Security Partner Enterprise Firewall Partner Intelligent Banking & Finance Partner EDITOR’S NOTE W elcome to the latest edition of Intelligent CIO Middle East. I can certainly promise you that this is no ordinary edition of the magazine. If you’ve picked up Intelligent CIO at GITEX and you’re a new reader, we would like to extend a warm welcome to you. Starting on page 86 this month’s bumper magazine carries an extensive 14-page guide to GITEX. This is packed with information about who the vendors exhibiting at the event are, what they do and where they are based. In this section you will no doubt find some names you will be familiar with and perhaps one or two you are not. Needless to say, we will be present at the event and if you are a Middle East based CIO we would be delighted to hear from you especially if you want to tell us about a recent implementation, discuss your management philosophy or even chat about how the last year has gone. Please feel free to send an email to and I’m sure we can arrange to meet up at the event. We are keen to hear about the benefits a solution has brought to your enterprise, the vendor support you have received during and after an implementation and how you have used technology to make your company more efficient. If you would like to pick up further copies of the magazine, you can do so at the Lynchpin Media stand where you can also obtain further information about our range of technology publications. you enjoy the delights of Dubai – it certainly is a wonderful place with an inspirational and progressive attitude to technology. As always, enjoy the read! Look out for us as you walk around the event, pop over and say hello – you’ll be assured of a warm welcome – and please feel free to drop off your business card so we can get back in touch. If you are a PR representing a vendor, and in the unlikely event that we have not already communicated, please drop me a line. Mark Bowen Editor We would love to hear from you if you represent a client that has case studies available with enterprise customers – as there is nothing we love more than featuring the voice of satisfied end-users in the magazine. Once again, if you would like to discuss editorial opportunities please send me an email and we can meet up at the event to talk about how we can work together in the future. Before I leave you, I can honestly say that GITEX is the highlight of my IT calendar as it represents an opportunity to meet people from all over the world who possess a joint love of technology and share a deep optimism about the progress it can deliver. If I don’t meet you at the event, I hope you have a great GITEX and please make sure INTELLIGENTCIO 35