DMCA event to highlight Dubai’s maritime sector, including security

September 11, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) will shed light on its comprehensive initiatives promoting maritime safety, secure navigation, and operational efficiency of Dubai’s maritime sector at this year’s Port Development Mena Conference in Dubai, UAE. The event will take place between 26-28 September and

CCTV plan for UK Parliament halted for being ‘unsightly’

September 5, 2017 By Lauren

UK – CCTV is to be installed for the first time in the Palace of Westminster’s internal corridors and Westminster Hall in London – but the move to address security fears is being held up because of “heritage” concerns. The Telegraph said that the Commons and Lords Speakers

Cambridge Pixel supplies radar trackers to ASV Global for unmanned boats

By Lauren

UK – Cambridge Pixel, a developer of radar display, tracking and recording sub-systems, is supplying its radar tracking and fusion software to ASV Global (ASV) to enhance situational awareness on its range of unmanned boats. ASV supplies unmanned and autonomous surface vessels for commercial, military and

Tower security guards to get fire safety training in UAE

August 31, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – Security guards at high-rise towers must be fully trained in fire safety or they will be out of a job, according to a report in the UAE’s The National newspaper. That was the message from Maj Gen Abduallah Khalifa Al Marri, commander in chief of

Honeywell adds trio of WiFi security cameras to connected home portfolio

August 22, 2017 By Lauren

U.S. — Honeywell has released three new Total Connect indoor and outdoor video cameras that give homeowners on-demand access to high-definition video through the Honeywell Total Connect Remote Services application. With built-in intelligent analytics, homeowners have increased insight into activity within their homes. For all three cameras,

SureView Systems partners with Tyco Security Products

By Lauren

U.S. – SureView Systems, a global provider of central station and command center monitoring solutions, has partnered with Tyco Security Products to deploy Tyco’s Sur-Gard (SG)-System 5 with their Immix platforms. The combined solution will provide video verification capabilities as part of a single platform. The

Genetec riding high across VMS, Access Control, and ALPR

August 16, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – Genetec has emerged as the only security and public safety solutions developer to hold a place in the top 10 global rankings for video management software (VMS), access control software, and automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) software, according to recently published market research reports by IHS

Abu Dhabi tops ‘safest city’ ranking

By Lauren

UAE – Abu Dhabi has been named the safest city in the world by Numbeo, the largest user-contributed database about cities and countries worldwide, reports Khaleej Times newspaper. With the lowest crime index of just 13.54 in the past six months, and a safety index of