Oil may be the main fuel to the economies of the Middle East, but the region is trying to break from its reliance on the black stuff. This ezine has already featured articles about the UAE and Saudi Arabia diversifying their economies, with particular interest in fintech.
Countries in the Middle East see technology as an industry of the future and are investing heavily in the sector as part of their economic diversification plans. Read in this issue how the latest development will see a $60m venture capital fund, based in Bahrain, invest in 120 early-stage startups across the Middle East region.
The past few years has seen an increase in online shopping as the pandemic shifted more consumers into the realm of e-commerce to purchase goods during lockdowns. In return, retailers have been investing in technology to meet the e-commerce demands of customers, and now as predictions suggest pandemic shopping habits are set continue.
In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to PepsiCo's digital director about delivering innovation in customer experience. Our first buyer's guide of 2022 examines hybrid cloud storage. And we find out how Arkwright and Granville from the BBC sitcom Open All Hours are inspiring retailers 40 years on. Read the issue now.
Inside this report, read more about the findings from the 2022 TechTarget/Computer Weekly's IT priorities study, as well as insights on how ASEAN enterprises are directing their IT investments and what are the main observations and trends for ASEAN in 2022.
The results of our 2019 IT Priorities survey are in, and they show the good news that IT budgets are rising faster than they have for many years. Cloud remains the top spending priority for this year, but IT automation is growing fast as a major investment area.
In this e-guide, discover how cloud computing continues to change the IT outsourcing industry, how Indian staff are making up a larger proportion of the workforces at large western companies, and find out how IT is disrupting the legal firms that support the outsourcing industry.
The value that managed IT services ultimately deliver can vary significantly from provider to provider. Save a copy of this 20-page eBook to access an in-depth overview of managed IT services and to learn what attributes to look for in potential providers.
Managing the disparate pieces of IT has always been a pain point, which spawned the need for ITSM and ITIL. In this guide, discover how the roles of ITSM and ITIL have changed as IT itself has evolved, and about the roles they will play in years to come.