Survey: Companies are bullish on Cloud Analytics

April 29, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – A majority of the largest companies in the world (83 per cent) agree that the cloud is the best place to run analytics, according to a new survey by Vanson Bourne on behalf of Teradata, a leading cloud-based data and analytics company. In the

Dubai police nab Dh5 million security guard thief

March 26, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – The Dubai Police have arrested a security guard who stole Dh5 million from a money transport vehicle heading to an ATM in a shopping mall. The Kenyan security guard went with an accomplice to Deira City Centre, told his colleague that he wanted to go to

March sees Kuwait fire safety and occupational health expo

March 12, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

KUWAIT – The Kuwait International Fire Safety Security and Occupational Health Expo is set to take place from 18-19 March at Kuwait International Fair Grounds. Kuwait is seeing increasing awareness about fire, safety, security and occupational health. The rapidly growing demand for fire protection equipment’s and technologies across the country

Restrata launches Training Academy

February 28, 2018 By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Restrata, a global leader in security, safety and emergency response solutions, has launched a new training academy targeting employees and associates across the organisation. The initiative dubbed “The Restrata Academy” aims to encourage the sharing of information between service lines and departments. Managing director,

AI hot topic at the next ISNR Abu Dhabi

December 19, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – Artificial intelligence (AI) will form an important underlying component of the eighth edition of the International Exhibition for National Security and Resilience (ISNR Abu Dhabi 2018). The latest trends in AI and its application in homeland security will be among the key topics of the Critical

Update on third IWMA seminar in Dubai at Intersec

December 4, 2017 By Zabeen Ahmed

GERMANY – The International Water Mist Association (IWMA) has invited 70 delegates to the third IWMA Dubai Seminar. The event will take place on 21 January, the first day of Intersec 2018, and is accessible via the IWMA webpage. The event webpage includes, among other things, the

GIC invests US $100 million in UAE’s Tristar Group

November 14, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

KUWAIT – UAE-based Tristar Group has successfully sold an equity stake to Kuwait-based Gulf Investment Corporation (GIC) by issuing US$ 100 million worth of fresh shares to GIC. The proceeds will be used for the expansion of the Tristar business. Because of GIC’s investment in Tristar, the

First National Cyber Security Index launched in UAE

November 1, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – The first National Cyber Security Index based on Dead Cult has been launched by a specialist in cyber defense and cyber intelligence, UAE-based ISnSC R&D. Being the next generation of cyber intelligence, The Dead Cult platform is most likely the most complete cyber intelligence platform