PSIM market to reach to US$3,832.6 mn by 2024 says report

November 28, 2016 By Emma Procter

US – Transparency Market Research estimates that the physical security information management market (PSIM) will expand at a remarkable 18.7% CAGR over the period between 2016 and 2024. As a result, the market, which had a valuation of US$823.1 mn in 2015, will rise to S$3,832.6


Paxton to exhibit innovative access product range at Intersec 2017

By Emma Procter

UK – Paxton, global designer and manufacturer of electronic access control and door entry systems, will exhibit its innovative product range at Intersec, Dubai taking place at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre from 22-24 January 2017. The company’s international team of industry experts will be

In this June 11, 2015, photo, a hexacopter drone is flown by Doug Bennett, senior technician and operator for Intelligent UAS, during a drone demonstration at a farm and winery on potential use for board members of the National Corn Growers in Cordova, Md. The small, relatively inexpensive unmanned aerial vehicles could replace humans in a variety of ways around large farms, transmitting detailed information about crops, directing farmers to problem spots and cutting down on the amount of water and chemicals used. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Nokia to develop sustainable ecosystem for drones with the UAE

By Emma Procter

UAE – The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) and Nokia have entered into a strategic collaboration to drive the development of an end-to-end Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) ecosystem that will make the UAE the first country in the world to allow the operation


UK’s Kings Security secures multi-million pound funding package

By Emma Procter

UK – Kings Security Systems in the UK has secured a multimillion-pound funding package from Yorkshire Bank, replacing an existing facility from another provider. The Bradford business provides security products and services to a range of premises from individual homes to large retail estates. “Yorkshire Bank


Norton by Symantec reveals 2.5m UAE consumers hit by cyber crime in past year

By Emma Procter

UAE – According to a report in Arabian Business, Norton by Symantec has released findings from its annual Cyber Security Insights Report, revealing 2.53 million consumers in the UAE have been victims of online crime in the past year as hackers take advantage of consumer complacency.


9 simple steps to staying safe online during the festive season

By Emma Procter

UAE – Cybercrime is on the rise as more and more criminals are exploiting the speed, convenience and anonymity of the internet. And with the holidays nearing, cybercriminals usually target their victims using phishing emails scams that look like special offers. James Lyne, global head of

Faulty city surveillance cameras fail to capture crimes in Pittsburgh, US

November 14, 2016 By Emma Procter

US – About 20% of the surveillance cameras in the city of Pittsburgh, US either don’t work or are pointed in the wrong direction. That’s according to US media outlet Target 11, who reported that there are at least three incidents in which the cameras could’ve helped


Case study; Germany’s Sky Deutschland streamlines administration with Net2 from Paxton Access

By Emma Procter

Case study – Sky Deutschland and Paxton Access Sky Deutschland is a German media company which operates a Direct Broadcast Pay TV platform in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, offering a collection of digital subscription television channels. It is part of the international Sky PLC. The Sky Deutschland Customer