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UAE-based Restrata appoints new head of consultancy

February 28, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

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

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Smart suitcase to ensure more safety at Dubai airports

By SSN Gulf Staff

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

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Milestone launches System Builder Program for delivering hardware

By SSN Gulf Staff

DENMARK – Millestone Systems, a global leader in networked video management software (VMS), has announced a new global program for hardware partners in the Milestone community. The unique open program enables hardware manufacturers to ship their servers, clients and storage solutions powered by Milestone XProtect software.

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Akamai internet report shows botnets shift focus to credential abuse

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Newly released data that analysed more than 7.3 trillion bot requests per month found a sharp increase in the threat of credential abuse, with more than 40 percent of login attempts being malicious, according to the Fourth Quarter, 2017 State of the Internet /

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Hormann unveils new lift barriers that meet stringent safety conditions

February 14, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Hormann, a leading provider of doors, gates, frames and operators in the region, has introduced new lift barriers equipped with EFO (Emergency Fast Operation) emergency function to secure passages of up to 10 meters in width. They are suitable for very frequent use, capable

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ISNR Abu Dhabi will focus on disruptive tech

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – The Ministry of Interior will hold a three-day International Exhibition For National Security and Resilience (ISNR) from March 6 in the UAE capital Abu Dhabi to explore the impact of key disruptive technologies on national security and would focus on digital forensics, crowd management

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Honeywell launches Dubai industrial cyber security centre

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Honeywell, a global technology and manufacturing leader, has launched its first industrial cyber security centre of excellence (COE) at its Middle East headquarters in Dubai, UAE. The new COE is a pioneering technology centre with a safe off-process environment to test and demonstrate process

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Paxton announces recipients of new scholarship programme

February 13, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Paxton, a global brand of electronic IP access control and door entry systems, has announced the first recipients of its new scholarship programme in conjunction with the University of Brighton in the UK. The initiative, launched in November last year, offered the opportunity for