Milestone Systems running series of top regional seminars

July 4, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), has announced a series of local Introduction and Technical Seminars aimed to enlighten and empower new and existing partners, consultants and employees, on all things Milestone. Seminars from Bahrain to Botswana  Taking

New ‘smart bags’ for UAE money transfer firms will be mandatory

June 29, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – The National Newspaper in Abu Dhabi report that a highly secure bag to combat attempted robberies will be made mandatory for all money-transfer companies next year, according to Dubai Police. Some Dh600 billion is transported in the UAE every year and robbery attempts are frequently

Suspicion of banned materials in deadly London blaze

June 19, 2017 By Lauren

UK — The new exterior cladding used in a renovation on London’s Grenfell Tower may have been banned under UK building regulations, two British ministers said as police continued their criminal investigation into the inferno that killed at least 70 people. Trade Minister Greg Hands said the

Veracity showcasing end-to-end Command & Control solution at IFSEC

By Lauren

UK – Veracity, a leading provider of innovative IP video systems, is showcasing a new suite of products at IFSEC 2017 that bring together the three cornerstones of its business: IP transmission, storage and display. Following on from its acquisition of security Command & Control software manufacturer

UK electrical safety body to open in Dubai to combat fires

June 6, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – NICEIC, the UK’s electrical contracting industry’s independent voluntary regulatory body for electrical installation safety throughout the UK, is to establish a regional base in Dubai. The expansion of NICEIC’s services comes after the introduction of Dubai’s new fire code in January 2017, which mandates

Axis launches next gen range of positioning cameras

June 1, 2017 By Lauren

UAE – Axis has launched a new generation of positioning cameras, giving operators faster and more accurate pan and tilt capabilities to monitor large-scale sites, perimeters and borders in real-time and are able to respond instantly to security alerts and incidents. Thanks to their enhanced capabilities, the

London mayor reviewing security after Manchester attack

May 23, 2017 By Lauren

UK – London Mayor Sadiq Khan has announced security will be reviewed in London after 22 people were killed and more than 50 injured in an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena this week. The mayor said extra police would be deployed on

Rumours that Nest is about to launch 4K security camera

By Lauren

US – Nest is said to be just a week or so away from introducing the next generation of its home security camera. According to Android Police, the new Nest Cam will be an indoor camera capable of recording footage in 4K. But there’s a twist: