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

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DITEK boosts surge protection for PoE with new solution

December 3, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

US – DITEK has announced the introduction of the DTK- RM24POES surge protector, a 24-channel, 1U rack mount surge protector that offers twice the capacity of the company’s DTK-RM12POES 12-channel solution. Designed specifically for networked surveillance and security applications, the new DTK-RM24POES features state-of-the-art circuitry, providing

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Technal Middle East and Siderise launch building façades solutions

November 22, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – Building fires are a major hazard to civilians and a cause of death globally with around six million people being seriously injured in fire accidents per annum resulting in over 500,000 deaths. In the GCC region too, where recent spate of fire incidents in high-rises

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Abu Dhabi Digital Transformation Summit sparks key discussions

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Advanced Conferences & Meetings recently launched the Abu Dhabi Digital Transformation Summit at the Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel & SPA, Abu Dhabi. This event focused on the use of innovative global strategies and solutions to advance government integration, automation and performance. It brought together key

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Paxton opens new centre for technology and innovation

By Emma Procter

UK – Paxton, a global brand of electronic IP access control and door entry systems, has opened a new state-of-the-art centre for technology and innovation alongside its current UK head office in Brighton. The 29,000-sq. ft. Paxton Technology Centre is now home to the company’s product

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60% of info security professionals in region not confident in their company’s preparedness

By Zabeen Ahmed

UAE – More than 60 percent of information security professionals in the Middle East are not confident in their company’s preparedness to cope with cybersecurity incidents, according to the latest Global Information Security Workforce Study, highlighted at the (ISC)² Secure Summit MENA held this week in

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Johnson Controls offers simplified access control solution

By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Johnson Controls has announced the immediate availability of the innovative Kantech KT-1 single door controller with embedded simplified access control software for one door systems. With KT-1’s new Standalone Mode, using a dedicated web browser, the KT-1 Ethernet-ready single door controller can be controlled

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