Posts by Hand Media

ISS strengthens executive bench with appointment of Chief Marketing Officer

Janet Fenner

Janet Fenner will be joining Intelligent Security Systems (ISS) from Dahua Technology USA, taking up the newly created role of Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). We are excited and proud to have Janet join the ISS team,” said Aluisio Figueiredo, Chief Executive Officer of ISS. “Janet’s extensive industry experience and proven marketing, branding and alliance-building skills…

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UK-based body worn camera expert opens new office in USA


Edesix has opened an office in New Jersey and will house both US and UK staff. The UK-based wearable camera expert is primarily focused on supporting its new Video Management Systems (VMS) integration and associated partners in the US. The company recently launched ONStream, which enables seamless Body Worn Camera integration with existing Video Management…

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ONVIF announces winners from Open Source Spotlight Challenge


ONVIF, the global standardization initiative for IP-based physical security products, has announced the winner of the first ever ONVIF Open Source Spotlight Challenge. The winning app, CAM X, submitted by Canada-based developer Liqiao Ying, offers an Artificial Intelligence-based object detection system that utilizes blockchain solutions for storing information obtained from ONVIF cameras. The two-month online challenge,…

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Secure Chorus launches Thought Leadership Platform


Cyber security not-for-profit membership organisation, Secure Chorus, has announced today the launch of its Thought Leadership Platform. The initiative will increase awareness and understanding of current cyber security issues among business leaders across the public and private sectors. It will also stress the importance of protecting data and how to best address this challenge in…

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ATG Surface Guard at Rolling Stones concert

snd concert

Two Rolling Stones concerts became the latest star-studded events to receive the highest level of protection against potential terror attacks. As more than 30,000 music fans descended on the Ricoh Arena in Coventry, on 2 June 2018, and a further 50,000 on Manchester three days later, to watch the legendary Mick Jagger and Keith Richards…

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Milestone Device Pack makes mobile safety smarter


Milestone Systems has released Device Pack 9.8 for partners and customers using Milestone XProtect video solutions. The bi-monthly device packs contain software updates for XProtect video management to support new hardware. Support for body-worn cameras Use of body-worn cameras enables wireless documentation of events not totally covered by fixed cameras. This can improve situational awareness for safety related…

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Claranet acquires NotSoSecure enhancing security capabilities


Managed IT services provider Claranet has today announced the acquisition of ethical hacking training and penetration testing experts NotSoSecure. This latest move follows the acquisition last year of UK-based security firm, SEC-1, and the opening of a new Claranet Security Operations Centre in Portugal. These additions, combined with existing security capabilities in other Claranet countries,…

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