Axis strengthens VMS offering with introduction of Camera Station 5

March 13, 2016 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


Transguard strengthens senior management team

March 6, 2016 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


CNL Software to showcase PSIM solution at ISNR

February 29, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – CNL Software will be presenting its IPSecurityCenterTM PSIM solution at the upcoming biennial International Security National Resilience Exhibition & Conference (ISNR) in Abu Dhabi. It comes at a time when the company increases its commitment to the Middle East region, with the addition of senior operations,


Innovative UAE firm DarkMatter enters secure communications market

February 21, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – DarkMatter, an international cyber security firm headquartered in the UAE, announced its entry into the secure communications market with the introduction of its Voice and Chat application for iOS and Android. The application provides end-to-end secure communications, based on the latest advancements in cryptography,

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Spanish security app wins award in Dubai

February 16, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE– A mobile app developed by the Spanish interior ministry received in UAE an award for best government mobile app in security. The smart phone app was recognized with this award on the sidelines of the World Government Summit which was held in Dubai and closed

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Senior security experts to discuss pressing concerns for the oil and gas industry

By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Senior Security experts will gather at the International Oil & Gas Security Event 2016 on 11-12 May in London to discuss pressing concerns for the oil and gas security industry. The global energy demand is expected to rise by 50% over the next 25 years


Outdoor IP security camera has ‘host of software problems’ reports PC World

February 8, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – An in-depth analysis of yet another Internet-connected security camera has revealed a host of software problems, PC World magazine online reports. Alex Farrant and Neil Biggs, both of the research team for Context Information Security in the U.K, analysed Motorola’s Focus 73, an outdoor


Axis’ Citilog purchase to bring more tools to customers

By SSN Gulf Staff

SWEDEN — Network video provider Axis Communications has announced the acquisition of Citilog, a provider of intelligent real-time video monitoring for traffic and transportation security and safety. “This is a big thing in video surveillance, adding more intelligence and integration to mid-level and higher-end projects,” Jeff Kessler of