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Altronix unveils NetWay Spectrum fiber solutions

May 23, 2017 By Emma Procter

US – Altronix, a leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, has introduced its NetWay Spectrum Series of advanced hardened PoE switches and Ethernet over fiber media converters. This new series delivers greater flexibility and integration for systems deploying fiber optic cabling. “Adaptive

Home security salesman murder trial begins in US

May 16, 2017 By Emma Procter

US – Jury selection began Monday in the trial of a salesman charged with fatally shooting a potential customer at his front door. Richard Amezquita, 35, is on trial for the slaying of Kerry O’Toole, 53, for a November 2015 shooting that left an upscale Northside neighbourhood

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Guest opinion: WannaCry ransomware is a wake-up call for organizations everywhere

By Emma Procter

In light of the WannaCry ransomware which has created mayhem in the cyber world, Steven Malone, Director of Security Product Management at Mimecast says it is time for organizations and individuals to take action to improve their cyber resilience immediately  ——————————— THE GLOBAL reach and considerable impact of the

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Milestone MIPS event kicks off, new appointments named

May 9, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – The hotly anticipated Milestone Systems Community Days event – MIPS – is currently in full swing in Dubai at the Intercontinental Hotel. At the same time, the leading provider for open platform networked video management software (VMS), has announced the appointment of Mohammed Riyaz as Country

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Opinion: McAfee Labs on the 5 critical challenges in threat intelligence sharing

April 18, 2017 By Emma Procter

Vincent Weafer, Vice President, McAfee Labs explains in detail the five challenges facing security vendors and organizations that want to incorporate threat intelligence in to their security operations… AUTOMATED THREAT intelligence sharing is not new but it is still in its early years. During the past several

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Extended time to sign up for Milestone’s first MIPS EMEA

April 16, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – Set to be one of the hottest regional security events of the year, there is still time to sign-up to attend global VMS firm Milestone Systems’ inaugural MIPS EMEA 2017 – taking place in Dubai from 8-10 May 2017 at the stunning Intercontinental Hotel, Dubai Festival

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Improved air traffic safety and security hot topics at WASS

April 11, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – Improvements to air traffic management and airspace design will be critical points of debate at the fifth edition of the World Aviation Safety Summit (WASS), being held in Dubai from today. Next generation ATM technology will be analysed, as well as airspace design planning and

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Restrata appoints new VP to head up Dubai tech division

By Emma Procter

UAE – Restrata, a global leader in safety and security consultancy and training services, has appointed David Nicholls as Vice President of Situational Awareness and Telematics ‘SA&T’ to head up the firm’s technology division in Dubai. A former Infantry Captain with the British Army, Nicholls brings