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DRDO to engage firms for making border surveillance system

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is looking towards the industry for the commercial production and marketing of a border surveillance system (BOSS) developed by it. Two prototypes of the system, developed by...

HC questions Delhi govt on non-functional CCTVs in capital

Non-functional CCTV cameras in the national capital came under the scanner of the Delhi High Court recently, which sought to know the area-wise location of such cameras in the city, along with information as...

Dubai Police visits Dahua Technology HQ in China

Dahua Technology announced that in early July, a distinguished group of Dubai Police Officials visited the Dahua Headquarters at Hangzhou in China. Representing Dubai police, Colonel Essa Ahmad Salem Ahmad Alobeidli met with James...

Reliance Naval asks government to fast-track maritime security contract awards

Voicing its concerns over delay in awarding contracts for maritime security programmes, Reliance Naval and Engineering (RNEL) has urged Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to fast-track the process. In a letter to Sitharaman, the Anil...

Video surveillance market accelerates into the future

Jon Cropley, senior principal analyst, video surveillance, at IHS Markit, says that the world market for professional video surveillance equipment grew by 9.3 percent in 2017. This is a much higher rate of growth...

CCTV committee denies CM Arvind Kejriwal claim on mandatory licence

A six-member committee constituted for implementation of Delhi government’s CCTV camera project has denied Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s claim that the committee has recommended mandatory licence for installation of cameras. According to Special Commissioner...

Global Fire Protection Systems market estimated to be growing 10.5% annually

The global fire protection systems market size is forecast to be valued at $116.5 billion by 2025, according to market research by Orbis Research. Major factors fueling a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of...

AMD, Synaptics, Microsoft partner on biometrics tech

AMD and Synaptics have announced they are working on biometric security technology with Microsoft, for what it mysteriously described as a 'next-generation Microsoft operating system. Announced as part of the push to get AMD's...

India needs to adopt fire-resistant wiring standards: IEEMA

India needs to adopt more stringent standards for certifying the safety of electricity wires used in homes, according to the Indian Electrical and Electronics Manufacturers’ Association (IEEMA). The IEEMA President, Shreegopal Kabra, told presspersons,...

FICCI to hold PSIC 2018 on August 3

FICCI is organizing the sixth edition of ‘Private Security Industry Conclave (PSIC) 2018’ on August 03, 2018 at FICCI Federation House, New Delhi. The inaugural address to the Conclave will be given by Mr....