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DarkMatter’s Pegasus signs a global MoU with Huawei

April 29, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Pegasus, a DarkMatter company, has entered a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Huawei, a world leading provider of telecommunications equipment, to develop and deploy joint smart and safe city big data solutions tailored to customer requirements. The agreement will see the companies jointly develop

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48% of GCC residents prefer to shop online, security an issue

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – A recent survey commissioned by Seamless Middle East 2017 – the region’s most extensive tech and solution exhibition for the payments, e-commerce and retail industry – reveals that 48% of GCC residents prefer to shop online, with 33% of respondents stating that going for a

Emirates Airline cuts flights to US, citing Trump’s security rules

April 25, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Emirates Airline says it is reducing its number of US-bound flights because security restrictions imposed by the Trump administration have weakened demand in Middle East countries. The Dubai-based carrier will pare back flights to five of the 12 US cities it serves. Flights to


Google zero-trust security framework goes beyond passwords

By SSN Gulf Staff

US – With a sprawling workforce, a wide range of devices running on multiple platforms, and a growing reliance on cloud infrastructure and applications, the idea of the corporate network as the castle and security defenses as walls and moats protecting the perimeter doesn’t really work


Security cameras reveal last hours of New York judge’s life

By SSN Gulf Staff

US – Security cameras around Manhattan captured the final hours of Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam’s life as authorities continue trying to piece together what happened to the first African-American woman to sit on the New York Court of Appeals, the Los Angeles Times reports. Prior to the (1)

Case study: Switchnet uses Mobotix to protect top UK garden centre

By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Mobotix, a leading manufacturer of digital high-resolution, network-based video security systems, has announced that its Partner Switchnet Systems has completed a successful installation at a well-regarded garden centre that combines video surveillance, day-night operation, number plate recognition and analytics to secure the site and enhance

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Genetec kicks off Middle East roadshow across the region

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Genetec, a leading provider of open architecture security and public safety solutions, has embarked on a six country roadshow in the Middle East. The company will demonstrate the latest core features in Security Center 5.6 and its open architecture environment that supports a large


Paxton introduces smart and simple Net2 Entry Touch Panel

April 20, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Paxton, the UK market leader of electronic IP access control and door entry solutions, has announced the launch of the Net2 Entry Touch panel, the latest addition to its award winning door entry system. The new panel comes with a host of premium features,