DarkMatter headlines ISS World Middle East 2016

March 13, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – DarkMatter, an international cyber security firm headquartered in the UAE, has announced its headlining participation at the Intelligence Support Systems for Lawful Interception, Electronic Surveillance and Cyber Intelligence Middle East event (ISS World Middle East), where it is a lead partner. The event represents

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ISNR, ‘world’s biggest’ homeland security event kicks off this week

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Around 20,000 attendees from 90 countries and 500 exhibiting companies will be gathering in Abu Dhabi for this week’s 7th International Exhibition for National Security and Resilience (ISNR), billed to be the world’s largest homeland security event. The expo, to be held from 15-17 March,


Axis strengthens VMS offering with introduction of Camera Station 5

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Axis Communications, the market leader in network video, has released the AXIS Camera Station 5, the latest version of its VMS offering for mid-size installations. The new version introduces hardware decoding, integration of third-party IP cameras and Axis Optimized Rendering for high-definition  identification and

Huge fight breaks out in US jail as security cameras debut

March 6, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

US – A massive jail fight between inmates at the Santa Clara County Jail in California, US, was caught on camera last week, less than 24 hours after surveillance cameras were installed. The incident happened on the fourth floor of the Main Jail in San Jose just


Ooredoo signs major online security deal with solutions provider Si at Mobile World Congress

By SSN Gulf Staff

Qatar – Ooredoo has signed a major security agreement with Si, a pioneering solutions provider, which will position Ooredoo as the leader in Managed Security Services provision across the region. The partnership, which was completed at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona recently, will provide Ooredoo customers with an


Abu Dhabi gears up for cyber crime summit

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – The 6th International Cyber Crime Conference will launch on 16 March 16 Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, said organisers of the International Exhibition of National Security and Resilience (ISNR) Abu Dhabi 2016. Organized by the UAE Ministry of Interior and the Institute of Training


Milestone releases device pack, celebrates record number of supported devices

By SSN Gulf Staff

DENMARK – Milestone Systems, the open platform company in networked video management software (VMS), has released Device Pack 8.4 for partners and customers using Milestone XProtect video solutions. The bi-monthly device packs contain software updates for supporting new hardware. With it, Milestone reached a landmark 5,000 supported cameras and


Transguard strengthens senior management team

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Transguard, a leading security services provider in the region, and an Emirates Group company, has announced it has strategically enhanced its group executive team to optimise operations. One of the new faces in the senior management team is chief operating officer – managed services, Stephen Beesley, an