IPTV moves into the next dimension

Q: Lately we hear a lot about MCOM and the HOTstream solution. Even though MCOM is active in Middle East for more than five years and luxury hotels are already using HOTstream, our flagship IPTV and Interactive TV solution, this year we had some new developments that gave more visibility to MCOM:  we’ve established a regional…

A look at Data Centric Security

As the proliferation, growth and dissemination of digital data continues to increase daily, and at an exponential rate, the corresponding need for data security systems is something all businesses can no longer ignore. There are many forms of data theft but, in the main, there are four ‘typical’ types of data that are taken either…

Cloud Computing, Cutting through the Hype

“Cloud” has become a charged, and sometimes polarizing, word within enterprise IT organizations. It is the topic of many conversations and has become a priority on most CIO agendas. For now though, there is far more hype than reality and we’ve found that even definitions about what cloud means vary wildly from ‘expert’ to ‘expert.’Overuse…

Welcome to Integrate!

Welcome to the first post on Alpha Data’s blog; Integrate.Alpha Data is a systems integrator based in the United Arab Emirates and we have been evolving and developing as a technology company since 1981. We’ve seen the industry evolve in the Gulf region very rapidly from mainframes to the world of personal computers, the onset…