Axis appoints new regional biz dev manager for Oil & Gas in MAE region

December 20, 2016 By Emma Procter

GCC – Axis Communications, the global leader in the network video market, announced the appointment of Meraj Khan as Regional Business Development for Oil & Gas and Critical Infrastructure for Middle East & Africa. Prior to joining Axis, Meraj held diverse positions with a rich experience in business


Genetec to showcase high-end security and surveillance systems at Intersec

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Genetec, a leading provider of open-architecture, unified IP security solutions, has announced that it will be showcasing high-end security and surveillance systems at the upcoming 2017 edition of Intersec in Dubai. The company has expressed its confidence in meeting the growing demand in the


50 women parliament speakers at Abu Dhabi summit, fighting terror on the agenda

December 12, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – A two-day summit of women speakers of Parliament is being held in Abu Dhabi this week, reports Gulf News. The Global Summit of Women Speakers of Parliament, under the theme “United for Shaping the Future” is being held under the patronage of Her Highness Shaikha Fatima


Milestone Systems US strengthens business support with new hires, promotions

December 5, 2016 By Emma Procter

US – Milestone Systems is ushering in a talented team of new employees in the Americas and expanding the careers of existing staff who have demonstrated top performance. With a complimentary blend of proven security professionals and emerging talent, the VMS leader continues to build upon


More than 800 aviation experts flock to Dubai summit, security in focus

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – More than 800 aviation industry specialists from the Middle East and Africa (MEA) and Asia region took part in a key event held in Dubai recently. The Aviation Festival, held last month at The Address Dubai Marina (pictured), is a major platform for airlines,


PSIM market to reach to US$3,832.6 mn by 2024 says report

November 28, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

US – Transparency Market Research estimates that the physical security information management market (PSIM) will expand at a remarkable 18.7% CAGR over the period between 2016 and 2024. As a result, the market, which had a valuation of US$823.1 mn in 2015, will rise to S$3,832.6


UK’s Kings Security secures multi-million pound funding package

By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Kings Security Systems in the UK has secured a multimillion-pound funding package from Yorkshire Bank, replacing an existing facility from another provider. The Bradford business provides security products and services to a range of premises from individual homes to large retail estates. “Yorkshire Bank


Sharjah police launch bicycle patrols to tackle crime, improve response times

November 14, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Sharjah Police in the UAE have launched bicycle patrols to cut response times, according to a report in Gulf News newspaper. The patrols will cover tourist areas, residential neighbourhoods and commercial centres in Sharjah. Brigadier Saif  Ziri Al Shamsi, Sharjah Police commander-in-chief, said  bicycle