Verint named physical security intelligence solutions company of the year

September 27, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

US — Verint Systems has announced that Frost & Sullivan has named it “Company of the Year” in the physical security intelligence solutions category. This award recognizes Verint’s leadership and technical innovation in the emerging physical security intelligence space, and success at delivering unique benefits and


Milestone Systems hires and promotes to support Americas partner community

September 19, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

US – As a global leader for open platform IP video management software (VMS), Milestone Systems’ success calls for continued development of personnel. Because of this, internal communications, training for both management and employees, and award programs have increased in focus. To expand Milestone’s support of


AESG on streamlining data centre operations with commissioning

September 11, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

Gary Williams, Director of Commissioning at AESG discusses why fundamental systems in a DC including power, cooling, fire suppression, security, and management need to be properly commissioned and tested and the benefits this exercise brings. APPLICATIONS AND data are the lifeblood of business today and modern

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When Androids attack: Protecting against WireX Botnet DDoS threats

September 5, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

Mohammed Al-Moneer, Regional Director, MENA at A10 Networks assesses a new mobile threat involving apps… IT APPEARS Mirai may have some competition. And its name is WireX. Google recently removed roughly 300 apps from its Play Store after researchers found that the apps in question were secretly


Milestone CEO Lars Thinggaard on inspirational people and building his own compass

August 31, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

DENMARK – Milestone Systems’ President & CEO, Lars Thinggaard, sets his own course for good leadership. He is a leader who forges his own path. If he anticipates that the atmosphere during a management meeting might become a bit tense, he brings ‘scream pillows’. Then the


Milestone launches new instructor led Solution Design course

August 22, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Milestone Systems, the globally leading company in open platform IP video management software (VMS), has launched a new, instructor led, Solution Design training course for security professionals who have the direct responsibility to design complex Milestone surveillance systems. The course is also well suited


As hacking breaches rise, BeyondTrust lists the best practices for privileged access management

August 16, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

According to the 2017 Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report (DBIR), a whopping 81% of hacking-related breaches leveraged either stolen and/or weak passwords. One way for organizations to avoid such attacks is by deploying a robust Privileged Access Management (PAM) solution. Here, John Hathaway, Regional Sales Director, Middle

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How mergers and acquisitions can open the door to cyber threats

August 6, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

While mergers and acquisitions propel companies forward, the M&A process also fuels significant opportunities for cyber criminals. Alistair Paterson, Digital Shadows’ CEO and Co-Founder takes a closer look… MERGERS AND acquisitions (M&A) can be exciting, offering companies a significant platform for growth. According to the Deloitte M&A Index