Financial services company Discovery and Advanced Emergency Management Services have launched a private firefighting service in South Africa's Joburg. The service is aiming to be a value-added benefit offered primarily to Discovery Insure clients whose vehicle, home or business may be impacted by fire. The service will be...

MTN Business has partnered with BT to deliver a strategic alliance to offer security and communications services to business customers across Africa. The alliance will benefit new and existing MTN Business customers and give them access to a raft of solutions, including cloud-based security and consultancy, managed...

US based Spirion LLC is strengthening its cybersecurity portfolio by partnering and launching in North Africa with Dubai-based Spire Solutions. The partnership will see the Tampa based company extend its software distribution channels at a global level across both public and private sectors. Spirion President and CEO...

Qognify, a leader in big data solutions for physical security, has appointed Oliver Schmidt as Sales Manager EMEA, EIM to focus on the EMEA market. He will focus on supporting enterprise-class organisations to minimise the impact of incidents through real-time situational awareness and response coordination capabilities...

South Africa's on-demand armed and medical response platform AURA has partnered with OUTsurance to bolster the insurer’s emergency services. The partnership will allow the powerful technology developed by AURA to support OUTsurance’s policy holders to request immediate armed or medical response via the Help@OUT Panic Assistance...

Security management solutions organisation Maxxess has added advanced facial recognition authentication to its eVisitor visitor management solution for access control. The new measure comes with off-the-shelf integration to RealNetworks’ industry-leading SAFR® technology. Maxxess eVisitor has established itself as one of the most flexible, secure visitor management...