Saudi conference commits to battling digital security threats

March 12, 2017 By Emma Procter

KSA – Over 1,300 IT and security stakeholders gathered in Riyadh in Saudi Arabia to advance discussions on collaboration, standardization and a unified approach to mitigate cyber threats at the recently held 2nd International Cyber Security Conference, reports Zawya. The conference was the largest gathering of


Honeywell tech helping to keep smartphones cool

By Emma Procter

UAE – Honeywell has announced the availability of a Thermal Interface Materials (TIM) solution to help smartphone manufacturers and designers effectively manage heat dissipation in their phones. The worldwide smartphone market is expected to reach more than 1.9 billion units by 2020, according to a study from

Intersec 2017: Scenes from the huge NAFFCO stand

February 27, 2017 By Emma Procter

Regional fire systems leader NAFFCO exhibited the biggest stand at the recent Intersec 2017 held at DWTC, Dubai. Fun was had!


Cisco and ADSIC hold security workshop as cyber reports cause concern

By Emma Procter

UAE – Cisco – together with Abu Dhabi Systems and Information Centre (ADSIC) – recently held a security workshop at the Ritz Carlton in Abu Dhabi to showcase the latest security innovations, global smart deployments and use cases to Abu Dhabi’s government departments and entities. The high-level

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Milestone releases Device Pack 9.0 for XProtect, awards Axis

By Emma Procter

DENMARK – Leading open platform company in networked video management software (VMS), Milestone Systems, has released Device Pack 9.0 for partners and customers using its XProtect video solutions. The bi-monthly device packs contain software updates supporting new hardware. These updates are always top focus at Milestone, as

Indian cyber security at risk from malware, says report

By Emma Procter

INDIA – Major news outlets have reported that Indian cyber security is under threat as there is no shield for malware. As per a report in the Economic Times, devices which have been installed to protect systems from malware and cyber attacks are below par. The


Seven nation security alliance announced to crack organised crime

By Emma Procter

UAE – A seven nation international security alliance was recently announced in Abu Dhabi to serve as a working group to confront organised and transnational crime, in the presence of Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, and interior ministers


Panasonic launches an elite range of Full HD CCTV cameras

By Emma Procter

EUROPE – Panasonic has launched an elite range of Full HD CCTV cameras. The specially selected premium range incorporates features that go beyond simple surveillance with the cameras all including smart coding compression and secure communication encryption. All the cameras in the range also offer a