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Abu Dhabi Government concludes participation at Esri User Conference in San Diego

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The Abu Dhabi Government has concluded participation at the recent Esri User Conference in San Diego, California. During their presence at the show, 18 government entities from Abu Dhabi shed a spotlight on its latest achievements in the field of Geographic Information Systems, GIS, helping the emirate in consolidating its position as an international technology…

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Tyco Engage Conference 2019

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The 230 delegates who attended the recent Tyco Engage Conference 2019 were among the first to see how Tyco, the security products division of Johnson Controls, is continuing to help system integrators grow their businesses by developing innovative solutions which capitalise on emerging technologies. ‘Beyond Security’ was the central theme of the conference held at…

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Fingerprint-based drug screening test accelerates identification of drug mule body packers at airports

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Simple and rapid fingerprint drug screen helps airport and border control teams to act on intelligence received on potential drug mule suspects within just 10 minutes Revolutionary technology screens for high-value opiates and cocaine typically carried by body packers A new fingerprint drug screening approach is now available to provide airport and border control staff…

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OPTEX exclusive

It was 40 years ago, in a coffee house in Kyoto, that the idea of OPTEX was born. Toru Kobayashi, an electronics engineer, had a vision for a new business, a business that had sensing technology at its heart, precision technology that could detect the ‘status’ and ‘changes’ of people and things. Fast-forward to 2019,…

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A simple, stylish PIN lock that keeps opportunist thieves out

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You don’t need to continue using keys and key cards. When you want effective first-line security for private doors in public spaces, you no longer need cumbersome kit. To keep opportunist hands off your belongings, the Code Handle four-digit code-operated electronic handle locks without any wires, expensive hardware or software, mechanical keys or changes to…

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The new SMARTair® Knob Cylinder: one small change has changed everything

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Style, intelligence and robustness come together in the new SMARTair® Knob Cylinder from ASSA ABLOY. Part of the SMARTair® access control system, this intelligent device with integrated RFID reader is now more resistant to attack. It comes in elegant, contemporary finishes and colours, upgrading aesthetics and functionality in equal measure. It quickly upgrades almost any…

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AI-powered security solution helps public housing development reduce crime

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Avigilon Corporation (“Avigilon”), a Motorola Solutions company, have announced that the New Bedford Housing Authority (“NBHA”) in Massachusetts, USA has selected Avigilon video security solutions to help improve safety and reduce crime within its community. With close to 1,750 federal public housing units and 748 state aided units, the NBHA services over 6,000 individuals by providing safe, well-maintained…

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BIOS Middle East only regional player in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant on DRaaS

For the 3rd consecutive year BIOS Middle East is recognised as the only regional player in Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS). BIOS Middle East, UAE’s leading Managed Cloud Provider, announced that it has been included in the latest Gartner Magic Quadrant report on Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS),…

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