SGW to hold security projects course in September for surveyors, security managers

July 20, 2015 By Emma Procter

UAE – Consultancy firm SGW will be holding a Security Projects Course from 15-17 September for individuals who are planning to study for the ASIS International Physical Security Professional (PSP) Certification Programme or those who will be in the future exposed to undertaking security surveys, planning a major


UAE historical archives safe and secure with new Telectron surveillance system

By Emma Procter

UAE – The United Arab Emirates’ precious historical materials are now fully secure thanks to a state-of-the-art surveillance system. Designed and set up in the National Archives by the Abu Dhabi-based fire and security engineering firm Telectron, the system provides alarm notifications, round-the-clock visual surveillance and archives all


Vehicle access control equipment firm Delta Scientific highlights rise in ‘soft target’ business

July 16, 2015 By Emma Procter

Delta Scientific Corporation is a leading manufacturer of vehicle access control equipment with over 260,000 square feet of production facilities in California, US. The company’s three product lines consist of high-security vehicle barricade systems, parking control equipment and guard booths. The company has been engineering and manufacturing vehicle

Dubai school gets full Hikvision CCTV fit outs to 60 buses

By Emma Procter

UAE – The National Charity School in Al Garhoud Dubai has kitted out its fleet of school buses with the latest technology from Hikvision. Sixty large single and double-decker buses carry the majority of the children and each is fitted with Hikvision DVRs and either 2


US State Dept agrees to possible sale of border security system to Egypt

July 11, 2015 By Emma Procter

US – The possible sale of a mobile surveillance sensor system to Egypt for border security has been approved by the U.S. State Department. The U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency, which manages the U.S. Foreign Military Sales program, said the required certification was given to Congress and


Global Access Control systems market predicted to shoot to a whopping US $31.2 billion by 2019

By Emma Procter

IRELAND – The global market for electronic access control (EAC) systems in value term grew from US $10.1 billion in 2009 to $15.4 billion in 2013, and is expected to grow to $31.2 billion in 2019 growing at a CAGR of 12.6%, according to a recent report by Research

Ministry of Environment and Water attends Paris conference on preventing biological threats

By Emma Procter

UAE – The UAE Ministry of Environment and Water attended the Global Conference on Biological Threat Reduction held recently at Maison De La Chimie in Paris, France to discuss ways to strengthen links between the health and security sectors, reported Gulf News newspaper. The conference talked

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The network must do more to protect the Internet of Things from hackers, says Aruba Networks

July 8, 2015 By Emma Procter

Manish Bhardwaj, senior marketing manager at Aruba Networks, an HP Company, talks about stopping hacker threats before they start US – If you’re always on the hunt for your keys and wallet, the Internet of Things (IoT) is here to make your life easier. Attach small