David Adkins joins Firetrace team, with Middle East focus

January 10, 2016 By Lauren

US – Firetrace International, a key player in the innovation of special hazard fire protection systems which has offices in Dubai, has announced that industry veteran David Adkins is joining its team. He will serve as Head of International Sales for the Firetrace International division, with responsibilities

Canon joins hands with CCS to revolutionise Egypt’s security industry

By Lauren

Egypt – Canon Middle East, a leader in network solutions, has announced the launch of nine new network cameras including the company’s first 360-degree outdoor and infrared-enabled models for its Egyptian consumers.  Canon also showcased its integrated solution with Milestone Video Management software that is primarily

IDIS to showcase 4K surveillance offering at Intersec

By Lauren

UK – Innovative surveillance player IDIS, will be exhibiting its total 4K surveillance solution at this year’s Intersec through a series of presentations and hands-on demonstrations. The IDIS total 4K solution comprises a range of IP cameras, monitors – including the slimmest bezel-to-bezel video wall monitor

As Intersec Dubai swings into view, surveillance steps up to support infrastructure boom

By Lauren

AS WE HEAD to Intersec Dubai 2016, a lot at stake for security companies eyeing this part of the world, as reports suggest Middle East infrastructure spend will exceed US $1.3 trillion over the next 10 years, massively increasing demand for technology that protects assets and maximises

Sony named 2015 innovator for 4K camera

By Lauren

UAE – It was a good year in 2015 for Sony as the supplier of audio visual and technology solutions was included in a regional roundup of the most innovative companies in product development for the security sector. Sony Professional was praised alongside other big industry

Fatal inaction: the crane collapse deaths in KSA last year show how far construction site safety has to go

January 7, 2016 By Lauren

KSA – There is no arguing that it was a bad end to 2015 for the construction sector in Saudi Arabia. A much broadcasted catastrophe – the tower crane collapse in the Holy City of Mecca in September that killed 107 people inside the Grand Mosque

Thecus and GCT announce launch of Thecus Middle East

January 3, 2016 By Lauren

GCC – Thecus Technology, an innovator in network-attached storage, and GCT, a distributor of IT products in the Middle East, have worked closely for several years to deliver advanced storage solutions to customers in the Middle East, CIS, and Africa. In order to strengthen their partnership

G4S Project Manager – Electronic Security Solutions

By Lauren

UAE – G4S is currently looking for a Project Manager for Electronics Security Systems based in the UAE. Reporting to the Programme Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible to ensure the successful delivery of assigned projects within timescale and budget while ensuring that all agreed customer requirements