Hi-Tech Security Solutions Magazine

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The AI knows best
RBA makes use of the vast computing power of machine learning to analyse thousands of data points to determine how risky a transaction may be.


Keep cloud-based security simple
SA businesses have more mobile workforces now, which means a greater need for cloud security that follows data and users wherever they are amidst increase in cyberattacks.


Secret monthly fee
Kaspersky researchers have observed fraudsters actively spreading Trojans, which secretly subscribe users to paid services, disguised as various mobile apps, including popular games, healthcare apps and photo editors.


Check Point and DCC partner for SA and SADC channel

Check Point Software Technologies has appointed Drive Control Corporation (DCC) as its official distributor for South Africa and the SADC region. The appointment will see DCC distributing Check Point’s ...
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Fleet management systems in SA to reach 3,6 million
Transport (Industry)

The number of active fleet management systems deployed in commercial vehicle fleets in South Africa is expected to reach 3,6 million by 2026, according to Berg Insight
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Over-the-air updates to enhance IoT and edge security
Integrated Solutions

Variscite, a system-on-module designer and manufacturer, announced it has enhanced security options for IoT and edge devices built with Variscite SoMs with over-the-air software updates on edge devices.
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New levels of automation, security and multi-cloud flexibility
IT infrastructure

More than 500 Dell storage portfolio software advancements improve intelligence, automation, data mobility and security across clouds, on-premises and edge environments.
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Ransomware defence solution
IT infrastructure

Arcserve enhances key ransomware defence solution with Arcserve Backup 19, offering broad platform support and improved performance.
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Taking the hard work out of managing a workforce
Security Services & Risk Management

By using integrated employment management services, organisations can turn their full attention to expanding operations by working towards growth goals and future plans.
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The Complete Manual on CCTV Management
Technews Publishing, Editor's Choice, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Security Services & Risk Management

Sonja de Klerk, retired Brigadier from the SAPS Forensic Science Laboratory has written a book on managing your CCTV systems to optimise the value of it as evidence.
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Russia/Ukraine war and its effect on financial institutions
Technews Publishing, Editor's Choice, Security Services & Risk Management, Financial (Industry)

ASIS SA’s treasurer, Erica Gibbons, highlights some of the effects financial institutions should look out for as a result of the war between Russia and the Ukraine.
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Are all safes fire-resistant?
Gunnebo Africa, Asset Management, EAS, RFID

A burglary safe is not guaranteed to protect against damage from heat and fire. A fire safe is a silent insurance policy. It’s all about worst case scenario planning.
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Edge or server analytics
XtraVision, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

Understanding your requirements and the technology’s capabilities is paramount in making effective decisions as to whether your surveillance system required edge or server analytics, or a combination of both.
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Full-colour weather images with DarkFighter
Hikvision South Africa, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

Meteorological organisation provides clear, full-colour, HD video images of the weather, even at night, with Hikvision DarkFighter cameras deployed across its 373 weather stations.
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Ongoing cybersecurity with a click
Technews Publishing, Editor's Choice, Cyber Security, Security Services & Risk Management

Maintain your cybersecurity posture with web services from Pretect designed to keep your IT infrastructure optimally protected 24 x 7.
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To be or not to be, is that the objective?
Iris AI, Editor's Choice

Gerhard Furter joins a discussion on the nature of sentience in artificial intelligence. Do we actually know what sentience is, or are we overestimating out human capabilities?
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Analytics and AI on the edge
Secutel Technologies, IT infrastructure

Analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) are proving to be a very valuable tool for customers to improve their security posture as well as the operational efficiency of their business.
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Managed services in a nutshell
Technews Publishing, IT infrastructure

With industry standards, security requirements, regulations, digital technology capabilities and mobile consumer engagement ever evolving, it’s more critical than ever for organisations to keep up with the pace of change.
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Secutel now ISO 27001, ISO 27701, ISO 22301 and ISO 9001 certified
Secutel Technologies, News

In addition to achieving ISO 27001 certification in April 2021, ISO 9001:2015 in August 2021, achieving ISO 27701 and ISO 22301 in February 2022 reinforces Secutel’s focus on global benchmarks of industry excellence.
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Western Digital

Western Digital is exhibiting at Securex South Africa for the first time and will highlight the importance of security and smart video with flexible infrastructure and data solutions to address risk and ...
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Turnstar Systems
Turnstar Systems, Products

Established in 1990, Turnstar provides a total solution for all physical access control and time and attendance applications. Turnstar is an ISO9001:2015 company. The company will be showcasing a range ...
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Even Flow Distribution

As a South African IP technology distributor, Even Flow Distribution has partnered with Uniview to add to its new security portfolio, offering more to its partners. It empowers its solution provider partners ...
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Mark Kane and Wayne Schneeberger join Stallion Security
Stallion Security, Editor's Choice, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Integrated Solutions

Stallion Security has announced that Mark Kane and Wayne Schneeberger have joined its ranks at the same time as the company confirms its acquisition of Myertal Tactical Security’s offsite monitoring business.
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D-TECT 60 external motion detector
Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection

New wired detector, which delivers precise and reliable presence detection, furthering GJD’s aim to provide reliable human detection systems and intelligent deterrent solutions for the global security market.
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Securex Preview 2022
Technews Publishing, Editor's Choice

Hi-Tech Security Solutions asked the exhibitors at this year’s Securex event to briefly mention some of the highlights we can expect from them at this year’s show.
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Suprema, Products

Suprema welcomes you back to Securex SA and is looking forward to meeting with you face-to-face once again at booth A02b, where you will have the opportunity to experience Suprema’s latest innovative ...
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OPTEX’s South African team will be exhibiting at Securex in Johannesburg to showcase a range of solutions for creating an effective multi-layered security system, as well as demonstrating how its Intelligent ...
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Astra Fasteners
Astra Fasteners, Products

Astra Fasteners is excited to be showcasing its range of securing products at this year’s exhibition. As the official distributor of Dirak, Southco and Vispen products in southern Africa, its products ...
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ICAM Video Telematics
iCAM Video Telematics, Products

ICAM Video Telematics is a supplier of in-vehicle camera solutions, combining video with Telematics. ICAM will be showcasing the following solutions at Securex 2022: ADAS and DMS: Enhancing good driving ...
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ZKTeco Experience Centre
ZKTeco, News, Access Control & Identity Management

ZKTeco South Africa has opened the doors to its innovative and interactive space, the ZKTeco Experience Centre in Centurion, Pretoria and welcomes visitors to partake in the ‘Powered by ZKTeco’ experience.
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ORYX conventional fire panel range update
Technoswitch Fire Detection & Suppression, Fire & Safety

Technoswitch recently added the redesigned ORYX repeater panel range to its second-generation ORYX conventional fire panel range. The repeater panels offer control functionality with silence buzzer, silence alarm, sound alarm and reset buttons.
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Product launches, demos and competitions at Securex 2022
Specialised Exhibitions, News

The first Securex South Africa expo since 2019 is coming up and exhibitors are pulling out all the stops to wow visitors.
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Changing the battery game
Smart Home Automation

Load-shedding damages gate motor and alarm system batteries but lithium iron phosphate batteries are poised to change the game.
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Quicker installations, fault finding and repairs
Regal Distributors SA, Products

Centurion Systems has developed a gate motor and accompanying software that is intuitive, intelligent and interactive, making for quicker installations, fault finding and repairs.
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The human firewall
Training & Education

Fortifying your last mile of cybersecurity defences: In an effort to close the gap between technology and human error, companies are leveraging personalised training to reduce costly breaches.
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The right multi-network roaming SIM for IoT devices
Flickswitch, IT infrastructure

The Internet-of-Things (IoT) market is constantly evolving and with this evolution comes a need for uninterrupted data connectivity.
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EZVIZ cameras deliver with Ajax
Regal Distributors SA, Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection

Combined with the Ajax app, EZVIZ cameras give a clear, live view of everything happening in and around the property and are accessible any time, from anywhere.
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Upgraded ProFace product line
ZKTeco, Products

The ZKTeco ProFace X [TI] is powered by the ZKTeco-customised CPU for running its intellectualised engineering facial recognition algorithm and the latest computer vision technology.
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