Hikvision announces deal with Brazilian football club Corinthians

March 26, 2018 By Lauren

BRAZIL – Hikvision, a leading supplier of video surveillance products and solutions, has announced a partnership deal with Corinthians, the Sao Paulo-based Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A football club. As part of the three-year deal, Hikvision will provide the 49,000-seat stadium with a security solution combining a number

Women in security: Milestone appoints new Vice President for EMEA

March 12, 2018 By Lauren

DENMARK – Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has announced its new Vice President for EMEA, Malou Mousten Dyhr Toft, who also becomes a member of Milestone Systems’ Extended Leadership Team. She will be responsible for the whole EMEA region,

Paxton only security manufacturer to make Times’ best employer list

By Lauren

UK – Global electronic IP access control and door entry systems firm Paxton has been named as one of the UK’s top employers with its 49th placed ranking in The Sunday Times ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ 2018 list. The annual survey run by the ‘Best Companies’

UAE-based Restrata appoints new head of consultancy

February 28, 2018 By Lauren

UAE – Safety and security services provider Restrata has announced the appointment of Neil Purcell as the company’s new head of consultancy. In a statement, the UAE-headquartered company said that Purcell, who joined Restrata this January, will be responsible for leading the delivery of consultancy projects to clients

Smart suitcase to ensure more safety at Dubai airports

By Lauren

UAE – A new smart suitcase that can detect “cleverly concealed” explosives and weapons will be deployed across Dubai airports to catch smugglers. The suitcase is equipped with two screens and sample explosives, which can be scanned by the officer and detailed information on the illegal

Honeywell launches Dubai industrial cyber security centre

February 14, 2018 By Lauren

UAE – Honeywell, a global technology and manufacturing leader, has launched its first industrial cyber security centre of excellence (COE) at its Middle East headquarters in Dubai, UAE. The new COE is a pioneering technology centre with a safe off-process environment to test and demonstrate process

Genetec announces Airport Sense advanced analytics solution

February 7, 2018 By Lauren

UAE – Genetec Inc. has introduced Genetec Airport Sense, part of the Genetec Airport Practice Group. This advanced operational analytics solution relies on data provided by an airport’s existing security infrastructure, including cameras, sensors, and various detection devices to produce actionable intelligence about airport security, operations, and passenger

Milestone on a Journey towards an intelligent world

By Lauren

UAE – Milestone Systems is on a journey towards more integration, according to its Director Middle East, Africa and DACH. Celebrating its 10th year of exhibiting at Intersec in Dubai, Milestone’s Christian Ringler (pictured) looked towards the future of video management systems. He explained that at the moment, 99