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Ireland’s Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) selects HID Global to Provide a Passport Issuance and Processing System

Ireland’s Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) selects HID Global to Provide a Passport Issuance and Processing System Identity solutions provider HID Global was selected by Ireland’s Department of Foreign Affairs (“DFA”) to supply a passport issuance and processing system. The related contract will see HID Global provide a new operating system for the Department’s passport […]

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Gallagher launches cloud-based security solution in the United States

Gallagher launches cloud-based security solution in the United States Gallagher, international specialist in integrated security and site management solutions, recently launched their cloud-based solution for small and medium businesses in the United States. The solution is branded as “Gallagher security for SMB”. Designed to simplify security operations, Gallagher security for SMB provides business owners with the freedom […]

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dormakaba joins partnership to develop checkpoint of the future at US airports

dormakaba joins partnership to develop checkpoint of the future at US airports We have all been there: Crowded security checks with long queuing times at airport. If it is up to a new consortium of companies this will soon be a thing of the past. Together with the global players Vanderlande, specialist in logistic process automation […]

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Net4 launches video analytics platform powered by AWS Wavelength

Net4 launches video analytics platform powered by AWS Wavelength Net4, a UK-based technology service provider, revently announced that it has launched a brand new video analytics platform, known as Net4.Vision. The new platform is powered by AWS Wavelength. Net4.Vision is a scalable and flexible platform for video analytics with advanced security features.  The Net4.Vision solution […]

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ITC Secure and Omada collaborate to simplify identity lifecycle management

ITC Secure and Omada collaborate to simplify identity lifecycle management Omada, a global supplier of solutions related to Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) and cyber security services company ITC Secure (ITC) recently announced a strategic partnership aimed at simplifying and strengthening identity governance for identities across hybrid, cloud, and multi-cloud environments. This collaboration will add another […]

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ABI Research forecasts a CAGR of 11.6 % with 1.4 billion Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) surveillance cameras in urban areas worldwide in 2030

ABI Research forecasts a CAGR of 11.6 % with 1.4 billion Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) surveillance cameras in urban areas worldwide in 2030 Global technology intelligence firm ABI Research recently released a report in which it forecasts a CAGR of 11.6 % with 1.4 billion Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) surveillance cameras in urban areas worldwide in 2030. Urban surveillance […]

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Princeton Identity enters into a partnership agreement with Emphor Trading from Abu Dhabi

Princeton Identity enters into a partnership agreement with Emphor Trading from Abu Dhabi Iris and face biometric identification specialist Princeton Identity recently announced that it has entered into a partnership agreement with Emphor Trading LLC, Abu Dhabi, a division of ScreenCheck and part of The Centena Group. Emphor Trading, commercially active throughout the Middle East and Africa, delivers end-to-end […]

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Euralarm welcomes Kidde Fire Protection as member

Euralarm welcomes Kidde Fire Protection as member Euralarm has welcomed Kidde Fire Protection as its newest member. The company will join the “Extinguishing Section” of fire and security industry organisation Euralarm. The section monitors the technical and political trends and takes action to guide, influence their development and improve them. The section collaborates with a […]

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ACS (Access Control Systems) announces acquisition of ACT (Access Control Technologies)

ACS (Access Control Systems) announces acquisition of ACT (Access Control Technologies) Access Control Systems (“ACS”) recently announced that it has succeeded in acquiring Access Control Technologies (“ACT”). ACT is an installer of automated gate systems from Central Florida. Headquartered in Orlando (Florida), ACT has over one hundred years of combined expertise and experience in the automated gate industry. ACT was […]

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Siemens plans to sell Yunex Traffic to Atlantia S.p.A.

Siemens plans to sell Yunex Traffic to Atlantia S.p.A. Siemens Mobility recently announced that it has signed an agreement to divest Yunex Traffic, the international road traffic business unit, to Atlantia S.p.A. The Managing Board and Supervisory Board of Siemens AG have approved the planned transaction. The purchase price is €950 million (enterprise value). Closing […]

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