Leading US security firm AlertEnterprise appoints Dan Sterry as Vice President, Global Sales

February 29, 2016 By Lauren

US – AlertEnterprise, a leading Physical – Logical Security Convergence software company based in the US, has announced the addition of Dan Sterry as Vice President of Global Sales. Sterry joins AlertEnterprise from RightCrowd Software, where he served as Vice President for North American sales, overseeing the growth in

CNL Software to showcase PSIM solution at ISNR

By Lauren

UAE – CNL Software will be presenting its IPSecurityCenterTM PSIM solution at the upcoming biennial International Security National Resilience Exhibition & Conference (ISNR) in Abu Dhabi. It comes at a time when the company increases its commitment to the Middle East region, with the addition of senior operations,

Blueprint: Predictions of big trends impacting the digital economy, according to Equinix

February 26, 2016 By Lauren

Tony Bishop, vice president Global Enterprise Strategy and Marketing for Equinix, looks at how big tech trends such as IoT will impact the digital economy. FROM THE Internet of Things (IoT) to renewable energy principles, we’ll see our digital economy transforming before our eyes in 2016. Here

Warnings of devastating Trojan virus which aims to extort ransom money

February 25, 2016 By Lauren

UAE – A leading security services provider is warning businesses in the region about a potentially devastating Trojan virus named Locky, which aims to extort ransom money, according to a report in Gulf News. Worse, most anti-virus programmes don’t detect it yet. The new malicious virus is

Spanish police arrest YouTuber showing how to get weapons through airport security

February 21, 2016 By Lauren

SPAIN – Police in Spain have arrested a man accused of using YouTube to show how to make weapons that could pass undetected through airport scanners, according to a report by British newspaper The Daily Mail. Detectives say a large part of the material he put out

Cisco introduces first fully integrated, threat focused next gen firewall to help companies better manage risk

By Lauren

UAE – As global companies embrace new digital business opportunities, cyber security is regularly cited as a top concern impeding growth and innovation. To give businesses the confidence to pursue digital opportunities to enable growth, Cisco has made security a top priority and is today announcing innovations

Hormann launches APU 67 thermo industrial sectional doors

By Lauren

UAE – Engineered to meet the demand for improved thermal insulation, the newly launched APU 67 industrial sectional door from Hormann Middle East features a 67mm deep profile that incorporates thermal breaks between sections, to offer even better thermal resistance. Commenting on the APU 67 Thermo-aluminium glazed door with

Innovative UAE firm DarkMatter enters secure communications market

By Lauren

UAE – DarkMatter, an international cyber security firm headquartered in the UAE, announced its entry into the secure communications market with the introduction of its Voice and Chat application for iOS and Android. The application provides end-to-end secure communications, based on the latest advancements in cryptography,