Brexit: How the leave vote may affect the UK tech industry

June 27, 2016 By Lauren

Brexit-ed out yet? Here’s how it could affect funding for the tech industry, according to Jon Pratty, head of Brighton Digital Festival and Mike Herd, Executive Director of the Sussex Innovation

Milestone Systems and Nedap enter strategic partnership

By Lauren

DENMARK – Driven by the market’s requirement for a seamless integration between security systems, Milestone Systems and Nedap have entered a strategic partnership – they aim to commit to a deep integration between the Milestone XProtect VMS and AEOS Access Control from Nedap, as well as a close cooperation

New dynamic frame rate in Axis’ Zipstream saves more storage and bandwidth

By Lauren

UAE – Axis Communications, the market leader in network video, has introduced an enhancement of its Zipstream video compression technology. It now dynamically adjusts the frame rate, instantly adapting to any changes in the scene. The new dynamic frame rate feature offers significant additional bandwidth and

Victoria and Albert museum selects Canon to protect visitors and priceless collections

By Lauren

UK – The world-renowned Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) has selected Canon network cameras as part of a new visual surveillance solution aimed at protecting visitors as well as its priceless collections. The museum houses some of the most valuable collections in the art and design world,

UAE space agency and Lockheed Martin to train next gen of space talent

By Lauren

UAE – Global technology leader Lockheed Martin has announced the signing of a deal with the UAE Space Agency to launch a comprehensive dual-track space training program for students and early career professionals in space fundamentals. The program was developed as part of Lockheed Martin’s growing collaboration with the

Thinking about Intersec 2017 yet? Here are some comments about last year’s show…

By Lauren

Got your mind turned towards Intersec 2017 yet? Well you should! – it’s set to be a mammoth affair once more. To whet your appetite for the world’s biggest security event, organisers Messe Frankfurt have released some visitor statements from last year. Here are a few: “Intersec was

Elite squad of female police officers playing key role in VIP security in Dubai

June 13, 2016 By Lauren

UAE – Dubai police has confirmed an elite squad of women police officers is playing a pivotal role in guarding hundreds of VIPs visiting the emirate and providing security during high-profile events, reports Gulf News. Since 2015, officers at the Security Management and VIP Protection Agency

GCC exposed to phishing & DDOS attacks, according to Research and Markets report

By Lauren

GCC – Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “GCC Cyber Security Market Focus on Solutions, Services, Application – Estimation & Forecast, 2016-2022” report to its offering. The region acquires a significant share of the world’s energy resources and with an increased usage of