Dubai summer travellers urged to register for home security service

July 4, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – The National newspaper in Abu Dhabi reports that tenants and homeowners travelling for the summer have been urged to protect their homes by registering for Dubai Police’s security service. Lt Col Rashid Al Falasi, director of the Criminal Control at the General Department of Criminal Investigation,

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Honeywell launches next generation of aspirating smoke detectors

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Honeywell, a leader in advanced smoke and fire detection technologies, has announced the next generation of Xtralis VESDA aspirating smoke detectors that re-define the ASD technology and which it says will set a new benchmark in the industry for reliable very early warning smoke

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Hikvision, EY join up on information security development project

June 29, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

CHINA – Hikvision, a leading supplier of innovative video surveillance products and solutions, and EY China advisory, recently held a joint conference for the launch of the information security development project in Hangzhou, China. This is in response to the increasing number of cyber security issues. Weiqi Wu, Vice


Altronix scoops Superstar Award again at PSA-Tec

June 19, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

US – Altronix, a global leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, has once again received the prestigious Superstar Award at PSA-TEC 2017 (see videos for highlights). This is the third consecutive year that Altronix has received this honor and recognition from PSA

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Hormann launches door operator ideal for hospitals and offices

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Hormann has launched automatic hinged doors with operator HDO 200 suitable for quiet operations, and therefore particularly suitable for hospitals and offices. The automatic doors also feature convenient opening, allowing for barrier-free passage. Speed control ensures a uniform opening and closing speed. An integrated programme switch


Help AG partners with TITUS in Middle East

June 6, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Help AG has signed a reseller agreement with TITUS, a global market leader in classification and protection solutions for unstructured data. TITUS provides flexible classification solutions that allow for the accurate identification of email, documents, and other unstructured file types. TITUS Classification enables people and


Milestone continues to put partners first

By Zabeen Ahmed

UAE – Communication and working together are the key in informing customers about a shift from product focus to platform focus for a video security software manufacturer. Kirsten Højland, Milestone’s Vice President of Global Marketing, said the changes were a natural part of a continuing dialogue


Nortech names Digital Factors as approved distributor

June 1, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Nortech Control Systems has announced Digital Factors as their approved distributor for the United Arab Emirates, which has now become one of the Middle East’s more important economic centres. Based in Dubai, Digital Factors is already one of the leading distributors for secure identification