Archive for December 2017

Milestone supports ultra low light camera in new device pack

UAE – Milestone Systems, a leader in open platform networked VMS, has released Device Pack 9.5 for partners and customers using Milestone XProtect video solutions. The bi-monthly device packs contain software updates for XProtect VMS to support new hardware. In 2017, Milestone added support for more than 1,100 new devices. These updates are always a priority at Milestone. Supporting the…

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Leonardo to provide advanced baggage handling for Kuwait International Airport

Leonardo has revealed that the company will design, supply and bring into service a complete Baggage Handling System (BHS) at Kuwait City International Airport’s new Terminal 4. The announcement was made during the Gulf Defense & Aerospace (GDA) 2017 event taking place in Kuwait City from the 12th to 14th of December. The upgrade is…

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MTN introduces industry-first biometric system

South African telecommunications company, MTN, has revealed that the company will introduce a new biometric system in an attempt to reduce consumer fraud and protect its customers. The fingerprint biometric solution will be used to authenticate the identity of post-paid subscribers when they undertake a range of transactions, including applying for a new contract or an…

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Survey shows Middle East will scale investments for improved ROI from CCTV Surveillance

Research commissioned by Juniper suggests that the key drivers for increasing investments in both CCTV and supporting network infrastructure are ongoing concerns for stakeholders around enforceable safety measures and demonstrable compliance. Market research by Juniper suggests that the Middle East spent an average of US$3.6 million on CCTV surveillance systems and related infrastructure in their…

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Middle East Oil & Gas sectors most at threat of cyber attack

The threat of an industrial cyber risk on energy companies is rising and the risk of a breach coming from circumstances outside of their control is growing, according to a survey of oil and gas executives in the Middle East.  The survey was conducted by Siemens and the Ponemon Institute, with the former due to…

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Middle East Oil & Gas sectors most at threat of cyber attack

The threat of an industrial cyber risk on energy companies is rising and the risk of a breach coming from circumstances outside of their control is growing, according to a survey of oil and gas executives in the Middle East.  The survey was conducted by Siemens and the Ponemon Institute, with the former due to…

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StarLink chosen to expand Centrify’s network across Africa & Middle East

Centrify, the leader in securing hybrid enterprises through the power of identity services, has revealed that it has appointed StarLink as its value-added distributor (VAD) for the Middle East. According to the terms of the agreement, StarLink will promote and distribute Centrify Identity Services through its extensive network of channel partners and solution providers across…

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StarLink chosen to expand Centrify’s network across Africa & Middle East

Centrify, the leader in securing hybrid enterprises through the power of identity services, has revealed that it has appointed StarLink as its value-added distributor (VAD) for the Middle East. According to the terms of the agreement, StarLink will promote and distribute Centrify Identity Services through its extensive network of channel partners and solution providers across…

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