Teradata unlocks IoT value for smart cities with Cisco integration

March 12, 2018 By Lauren

UAE – Teradata has announced it is working with Cisco on a digital transformation solution with a focus on smart cities and communities. Combining the merits of Cisco’s IoT platform, Cisco Kinetic for Cities, with the Teradata analytics platform, the solution will help cities become smarter and more

Women in security: Milestone appoints new Vice President for EMEA

By Lauren

DENMARK – Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has announced its new Vice President for EMEA, Malou Mousten Dyhr Toft, who also becomes a member of Milestone Systems’ Extended Leadership Team. She will be responsible for the whole EMEA region,

Paxton only security manufacturer to make Times’ best employer list

By Lauren

UK – Global electronic IP access control and door entry systems firm Paxton has been named as one of the UK’s top employers with its 49th placed ranking in The Sunday Times ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ 2018 list. The annual survey run by the ‘Best Companies’

New CEO for cyber firm DarkMatter announced

By Lauren

UAE – Faisal Al Bannai, founder and managing director of DarkMatter, has announced the appointment of Karim Sabbagh as CEO effective April 2018. Al Bannai will become managing director of the firm, and will continue to lead its strategic direction and oversight. “Our vision and goals

AIS Training and Restrata partner up on training for emergencies

By Lauren

UAE – Industrial training specialist AIS Training, and safety and security firm Restrata, are joining forces to develop and deliver incident management training for the energy sector. The new partnership will see a number of specialised training courses developed and delivered for the oil and gas,

Restrata launches Training Academy

February 28, 2018 By Lauren

UK – Restrata, a global leader in security, safety and emergency response solutions, has launched a new training academy targeting employees and associates across the organisation. The initiative dubbed “The Restrata Academy” aims to encourage the sharing of information between service lines and departments. Managing director,

UAE-based Restrata appoints new head of consultancy

By Lauren

UAE – Safety and security services provider Restrata has announced the appointment of Neil Purcell as the company’s new head of consultancy. In a statement, the UAE-headquartered company said that Purcell, who joined Restrata this January, will be responsible for leading the delivery of consultancy projects to clients

Smart suitcase to ensure more safety at Dubai airports

By Lauren

UAE – A new smart suitcase that can detect “cleverly concealed” explosives and weapons will be deployed across Dubai airports to catch smugglers. The suitcase is equipped with two screens and sample explosives, which can be scanned by the officer and detailed information on the illegal