Hi-Tech Security Solutions Magazine


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Does your backup defend against ransomware?
Having a working backup in place doesn’t help if the backed up data is encrypted by ransomware, making the backup irrelevant.

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Breast cancer awareness campaign
Pink turnstiles and vehicle barriers used by Turnstar to promote breast cancer awareness.

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Security enhancements at Sharm El-Sheikh
ADANI Systems supplied the X-ray screening equipment, including combined high-energy and low-energy systems, for Sharm El-Sheikh.

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Security events you can’t miss in 2020
Technews Publishing, News

Hi-Tech Security Solutions will host a number of focused events in 2020 to highlight the latest in security technology and the operational benefits they deliver.
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Hacking group is attacking banks in sub-Saharan Africa
Kaspersky, News

Kaspersky security researchers have reported on thousands of notifications of attacks on major banks located in the sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) region.
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Qognify announces cybersecure VMS
News

The latest release of Qognify’s video management system, Cayuga, places a major focus on cybersecurity.
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AI spend to rise in MEA
News

Spending on artificial intelligence systems in the Middle East and Africa to top $374 million in 2020
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SMEs are the weakest link in supply chain cybersecurity
Security Services & Risk Management

Small to medium enterprises are at greatest risk from cybersecurity threats, and their vulnerability in turn poses a danger to the major corporations that they do business with.
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Simple steps to protect yourself against identity theft
Access Control & Identity Management

Are you doing enough to reduce the risk of having your identity stolen?
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Minding the gaps to protect industrial PLCs from cyber threats
AVeS Cyber Security, Cyber Security

PLCs, designed to control machinery and specific processes, were never built with cybersecurity threats in mind and protecting PLCs against these threats requires healthy isolation from the Internet.
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New consumer storage systems
IT infrastructure

Western Digital demonstrates industry-first 8 TB SuperSpeed USB 20 Gbps portable SSD prototype.
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Hochiki’s latest in life safety insight
News

Hochiki Middle East FZE, part of the Hochiki Group, is showcasing its range of intelligent life safety systems at this year’s Intersec exhibition in Dubai.
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Transforming secure access for SMEs
dormakaba South Africa, Access Control & Identity Management

The dormakaba Matrix One access solution is an off-the-shelf access offering that is easy to use, completely secure and browser-based, making it accessible from anywhere in the world.
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Trend Micro launches Cloud One
Cyber Security

Trend Micro announced the launch of Trend Micro Cloud One, a security services platform for organisations building applications in the cloud.
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Three trends to watch in 2020
IT infrastructure

Anticipating an even more challenging new year for business managers, Dr Barbara Rembiesa, president and CEO of IAITAM, forecasts three major trends for 2020.
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SearchInform releases FileAuditor
Condyn, Security Services & Risk Management

SearchInform has announced FileAuditor, a product that allows businesses to control files containing critical data, inform managers about changes made to a file and make shadow copies of recent revisions.
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Ten compliance trends in financial institutions
Security Services & Risk Management, Retail (Industry)

Regulatory reporting has grown in profile over the last number of years, with more budget and more employees dedicated to compliance activities than ever before.
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SAST demonstrates first open app store for AI video analytics
News

SAST demonstrated its open IoT platform for video surveillance cameras in September, showcasing real-world examples of the SAST camera operating system and global IoT marketplace.
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Essential tips for a successful disaster recovery plan
Security Services & Risk Management

Arcserve Southern Africa offers six crucial steps necessary to design a successful disaster recovery (DR) plan.
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Live vehicle monitoring in estates
Products

The eTrac from BetaTrac allows estates to not only register vehicles as they enter the estate, but track their movements while there.
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Surveillance augmented by technology and people
Technews Publishing, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Conferences & Events

iLegal 2019 examined how the surveillance industry is being enhanced through the intelligent integration of the latest technology and the best people have to offer.
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The safe city and its need for interoperability
Integrated Solutions, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

Interoperability continues to present one of the greatest challenges, particularly with video management systems, video recording devices and cameras.
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GUI for fire detection systems
FDIA (Fire Detection Installers Association), Editor's Choice

A graphical user interface for fire detection is a graphics program that makes it easier for the operator to access all the functionalities of the fire detection system.
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More complex and challenging
J2 Software, Cyber Security

The rate at which digital technology is evolving and disrupting traditional business models is frightening, yet cyber risks seem to evolve even faster.
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Encrypted communication in compact cellphone format
Cyber Security

embedded brains develops hardware, mechanical components and power management strategy for plug-and-play personal security device genucard 3.
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2020 Residential Estate Security Conference in KZN
Technews Publishing, Editor's Choice

Meeting the residential security challenges in 2020 and beyond: Hi-Tech Security Solutions will host the Residential Estate Security Conference 2020 in Durban on 12 March 2020.
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Lightest notebook with 10th-gen processors
IT infrastructure

Dynabook Europe has announced the Portégé X30L-G, the lightest 13,3-inch business laptop with Intel 10th generation processors.
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8-port PoE managed switch
Regal Distributors SA, IT infrastructure

The NW101-7 is an 8-port PoE managed gigabit network switch capable of supporting 4K high-definition video transmission.
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Sentian secures funding from Imfezeko
Sentian, Editor's Choice

Cape Town based smart security technology developer Sentian has recently secured a round of funding from Imfezeko Investment Holdings.
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Manage remote transmitters via GSM
ET Nice , Access Control & Identity Management

ET Nice has released a new solution to set up and manage remote transmitters online and monitor access equipment via GSM.
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There’s an app for gate configuration
CAME BPT South Africa, Access Control & Identity Management

CAME KEY is a new generation of working tool for gate automation, allowing setup and configuration from a mobile app.
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Creating safe cities with smart technology
Secutel Technologies, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

In a digital age, where resilience and responsiveness are paramount to fighting crime and creating a safer world, CCTV systems are becoming part of every city’s infrastructure.
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Analytics-driven solutions for smart infrastructure
Bosch Building Technologies, Integrated Solutions

Video analytics technology can bring intelligence to infrastructure by delivering solutions for traffic flow, improved safety, smart parking, and data collection.
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4-ports industrial PoE managed switch
Regal Distributors SA, IT infrastructure

The NW100-3 is a 4-port industrial full gigabit PoE wall-mount gigabit managed network switch with 1 x 60 W and 3 x 30 W PoE ports capable of supporting 4K high-definition video transmission.
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Cable theft detection and alerting system
Elvey Security Technologies , Products

Cable theft monitoring and alerting system makes use of Permaconn devices and the Pocket Secure app for real-time alerting.
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IP video intercom system
Hikvision South Africa, Products

Hikvision has released its second-generation IP video intercom system designed for door entry communication including video and security access.
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New Paxton audio monitor
Paxton Access, Products

Paxton has launched the Net2 Entry audio monitor, bringing a simple, cost-effective option to the Net2 Entry range.
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Fire Beam Xtra covers up to 160 metres
Technoswitch, Products

The Fire Beam overcomes traditional beam detection challenges where building movement and accessibility made beam detection unreliable and laborious to commission and maintain.
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