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Into the cloud – Vibin Shaju

Vibin Shaju, General Manager at McAfee Enterprise  What does ‘security’ mean to you?  Protecting millions of families, including mine, from online threats is the epitome of security to me. It’s scary if we think about the number of connected devices in our homes and places of work — whether protecting enterprises or critical infrastructure of a nation, security ultimately touches each one of us, in one way or another.  What …

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Utilities – The smart grid

How should utility infrastructure be protected? The digital world presents new pressing challenges in the cyber realm, in addition to physical security  Cyberattacks on smart grids can disrupt the entire power sector. The risk of cyberthreats extends to all interconnected components across the generation, transmission and distribution channels. Being constantly connected to the internet, a …

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Video surveillance – The keystone of modern security

Smart video and the use of artificial intelligence has accelerated the video surveillance sector. It enables organisations to collate information and use/analyse it in the right way  By 2025 the global market for video surveillance cameras will grow to nearly $50 billion, according to the latest estimates by IDC. As the demand for smart video grows, paralleled by an increase in the …

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Using surveillance solutions to transform the retail experience

How can using video surveillance help transform the retail experience and improve security, efficiency and reduce criminal activity  The retail industry has been through one of the most challenging periods in its history but is showing some positive signs of recovery. As restrictions have eased and allowed customers to return to shops, retailers have realised that …

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10 SSAIB firms receive nominations for 2021 Security and Fire Excellence Awards

No fewer than 10 SSAIB firms have been shortlisted for the 2021 Security and Fire Excellence Awards, which recognises the outstanding achievements throughout the industry over the last 12 months.  The awards ceremony – ran in partnership with IFSEC International and FIREX International, of which SSAIB is the Official Installer Partner for both events – takes place on Tuesday November 23 …

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Oil and Gas – advanced digital technologies

Security News Desk – UK explores how embracing digitalisation for improved safety and efficiency is imperative for the oil and gas sector The energy industry serves as an ideal example of how advanced digital technologies like automated flare monitoring and intelligent video and audio solutions can transform operational safety, security and efficiency. Meraj Khan, Key Account Manager – End Consumer for Axis Communications, explores the …

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