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New dates announced for Intersec Saudi Arabia

Kingdom’s premier security, safety and fire protection exhibition scheduled for March 2021 in Riyadh Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: New dates have been announced for Intersec Saudi Arabia, with the Kingdom’s largest trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection, now scheduled to take place from
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Positive outlook for post pandemic security market

Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Post-Pandemic Growth Opportunity in the Global Security Industry, finds that the security industry has tremendous investment opportunities despite the economic slowdown witnessed due to COVID-19. The research company suggests that under an aspirational recovery scenario, the global security industry is likely to grow at a compound
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Amazon pauses police use of its facial recognition software

Answering widespread demands for new curbs on aggressive policing in the wake of George Floyd’s killing, Amazon is halting law enforcement use of its facial recognition platform for one year, the company said Wednesday. The company has marketed its software platform, called Rekognition, to law enforcement agencies for years, and its short blog post announcing […]
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Motorola and Avigilon selected to safeguard Alabama supermarkets

Motorola Solutions and Avigilon Corporation, a Motorola Solutions company, announced that they have been selected to help protect Marino’s Market in Alabama. With over 18,000 customers shopping each week at its two store locations, it is crucial for Marino’s Market to protect its business from customer theft, false liability claims, shrinkage and procurement issues. To
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New leadership signals new era at Vivotek

Vivotek recently held its 2020 Annual Shareholder and elected a new Board of Directors. There are nine Directors: Bill Lo, Simon Chang, Judy Wang, Zoe Cherng, Owen Chen (in the middle of picture above), Eddy Lan, Ji-Ren Lee, Sin-Hui Yen, and Chung-Yang (Ric) Huang. Three of those elected Ji-Ren Lee, Sin-Hui Yen, and Chung-Yang (Ric) […]
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SICUREZZA 2021: SECURITY FOR A CHANGING WORLD

Planning for the latest edition of SICUREZZA – a leading event in Europe for security and fire protection sectors set to take place at Fiera Milano from 17 to 19 November 2021 – comes at what is a challenging time for the sector, testing its ability to respond promptly and efficiently. At this delicate time, […]
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IFSEC International rescheduled to 2021

Informa Markets, in consultation with its exhibitors and event partners, has made the decision to reschedule IFSEC International and its co-located shows. This postponement and rescheduling covers the following events: IFSEC International, FIREX International, Safety & Health Expo, Facilities Show, Intelligent Building Europe, Workplace Wellbeing Show, Counter Terror
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Axis expands R&D capacity with new offices

Axis Communications is expanding its R&D office for software development in Linköping, Sweden, by moving to a new office building. The new 2,800 square metre building is planned to be ready for occupancy in late 2021, and adds to the company’s existing presence in Linköping established in 2018. Last year, Axis generated sales of SEK […]
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Fire Systems Leader Appoint New Sales Director

Gary Craig has been appointed as Sales Director at global systems leader, Advanced, further strengthening its senior leadership team. A well-known figure in the fire industry, Gary has spent the past 35 years in the sector with previous leadership positions at several key product manufacturers. In his most recent role as Global Sales Director at […]