McAfee begins operating as a standalone company, set to expand on security solutions platform

April 4, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – Global security giant McAfee announced it has begun operating as a new standalone company. As a standalone business, McAfee is one of the world’s largest pure-play cybersecurity firms. Built on the belief that “Together is Power,” the new McAfee will expand upon its leading security

Vidsys working with leading smart city platform to launch new Dubai program

March 27, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – Vidsys, a manufacturer of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) and Converged Security and Information Management (CSIM) software, has announced that neXgen Group will be offering Smart Safety & Security as a service leveraging Vidsys’ CSIM multi-tenant cloud-based solution. neXgen Group specializes in extending smart city

Cisco and ADSIC hold security workshop as cyber reports cause concern

February 27, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – Cisco – together with Abu Dhabi Systems and Information Centre (ADSIC) – recently held a security workshop at the Ritz Carlton in Abu Dhabi to showcase the latest security innovations, global smart deployments and use cases to Abu Dhabi’s government departments and entities. The high-level

Mimecast report finds 57% of ME organisations fear impact of cyber criminals

February 20, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – Mimecast Limited, a leading email and data security company, has announced the launch of the Mimecast Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA), an analysis report measuring the effectiveness and impact of email security systems. This effort highlights the need to push the entire industry to work

2017 Thales Data Threat Report: Security spending decisions leave sensitive data vulnerable

February 4, 2017 By Lauren

US – Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cyber security and data security, announces the results of its 2017 Thales Data Threat Report, issued in conjunction with analyst firm 451 Research. 68% of respondents have experienced a breach with 26% experiencing a breach in the last year –

As the curtains come down on Intersec 2017, the stats and the reaction

By Lauren

UAE – Global product launches, live demonstrations, new bilateral agreements, interesting stats, and updated UAE fire safety codes were among the many highlights that shared centre stage, as the curtains came down on the world’s leading trade show for security, safety, and fire protection. Intersec 2017 concluded

From the Intersec floor – Genetec launches video surveillance for retail intelligence

January 31, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – Video surveillance giants Genetec have new markets in their sights with a focus on operational intelligence in the retail sector. The Canadian firm will offer a combination of video management, point of sale integration and video analytics to provide intelligence useful in a variety

Intersec Dubai gets underway featuring 1,304 exhibitors from 58 countries

January 22, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – Intersec 2017, the world’s largest trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection, got underway at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre yesterday, featuring 1,304 exhibitors from 58 countries. The 19th edition of the annual showcase was flagged off by His Highness Sheikh Mansoor