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Kuwait's access control systems market to grow 7pc
Surging spending on Information Technology (IT), growing security concerns, need to restrict unwanted access, penetration of biometric technology based access control systems and rise in construction activities are spurring the growth of Kuwait's access control market, said a report. The construction of three new cities is anticipated to further fuel the demand for various security systems such as access control systems, stated the report by consulting group 6Wresearch. The report, entitled "Kuwait's Access Control Market (2015-2021)" provides in-depth analysis with 69 figures and 21 tables covered in over 110 pages. The report estimates and forecast... Read More
KSA's fire safety systems market set to grow six percent annually
THE latest market updates of Safety & Security Industry in KSA were revealed to more than 100 fire, safety and security industry professionals at a Saudi road show in Jeddah recently. The three days road show aimed to promote the upcoming Intersec exhibitions in Dubai and Jeddah. Intersec, a leading exhibition for security, safety, and fire protection, runs from Jan. 22-24 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, while Intersec Saudi Arabia will take place from May 2-4 at the Jeddah Center for Forums & Events. In its 19th edition, Intersec 2017 will feature... Read More
KSA package substation market to grow
Growing energy demand, rising power transmission & distribution network, increasing infrastructure development activities and shift towards power generation from renewable source of energy are anticipated to drive the demand for package substation market in Saudi Arabia. According to 6Wresearch, Saudi Arabia Package Substation Market is projected to reach $842.9 Million by 2022. Package Substation market in Saudi Arabia grew over the past five years on the back of increasing power requirement due to growing population, infrastructure development and rapid industrialization. Though, during the forecast period, the growth of the market is expected to decline owing... Read More
Saudi Arabia a key market for intrusion detection systems
Saudi Arabia's intrusion detection market is expected to enjoy a growth over the next six years, after experiencing a decline of recent, said 6Wresearch in a recently published a report. The study, titled "Saudi Arabia Intrusion Detection Market (2017-2023)," cites that the country's intrusion detection market is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 18.1 percent from 2017 to 2023. According to the report, Saudi Arabia's intrusion detection market declined during between 2014 and 2016, owing to deteriorating economic conditions, primarily due to slump in oil prices and halt in several government... Read More
JUMPSTART YOUR IoT IDEAS: IFDI CHALLENGE 2.0 LIVE WEBCAST WITH HASIT KAJI
Internet of Things, or IoT for short is being hailed as the next big step in technology. Harnessing the power of the internet to make devices communicate with each other can lead to an autonomous future, the likes of which could only have been dreamt of a few decades ago. Imagine a world where your phone can let your car know that you have left your office, so it turns on the heater to ensure the interior is nice and toasty by the time you reach your car. When you are about to reach home,... Read More
Japan-based Terra Drone to Setup CoE in India for UAVs/Drone Development
Tokyo, Japan-based Terra Drone, a leading commercial drone services company, will establish a first-of-its-kind Centre of Excellence (CoE) for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and Drones in India and for same Terra Drone has inked a pact with Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad, where the centre will be set up. Terra Drone will support IIT Hyderabad to organise workshops, seminars, lectures and joint projects that leverage cutting-edge unmanned technologies and drone LiDAR systems. According to Toru Tokushige, CEO, Terra Drone Corporation, "As the world's fastest-growing major economy, the potential for commercial drone market in India is... Read More
IT majors to benefit from regulatory push for telematics
Chennai: IT majors and telecom companies in India are best poised to capitalise on the latest regulatory push towards telematics. With the government mandating public vehicles with more than six-seater capacity to have vehicle tracking devices, IT majors Cognizant, Wipro and Infosys, already have the know-it-all given that they have been providing telematics solutions to foreign insurers like AIG, Allianz, AXA and Munich Re for close to a decade. From blackbox devices in cars to mobile apps, IOT SIM cards, telematics in India will reach $301.23 million by 2021, according to 6Wresearch. With market Research... Read More
Iraq's air conditioner market to grow 5.7pc
Iraq's air-conditioner market is forecasted to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.7 per cent during 2018 to 2024, according to a new report by 6Wresearch, a global market research and consulting firm. The report, titled "Iraq Air Conditioner Market (2018-2024)" estimates and forecast the overall Iraq air-conditioner market by end-use applications, product-types and regions. It also offer key insights on competitive landscape, market share by companies, market trends, market drivers and restraints, and recommendations. Cycles of warfare and conflict followed by economic volatility in Iraq over the past decade has weakened... Read More
The market for IP video surveillance in India is estimated to reach $1.4bn by 2021, according to a new study.
The key driving forces behind soaring demand for IP video surveillance systems in India are the construction of public infrastructure, increased security spending by government, terror concerns and the growing capabilities at falling prices of surveillance technology. Although bullet shaped cameras accounted for the biggest market share in 2014 but it is the dome shaped camera which is expected to rule the roost in six years' time. "Declining prices, terrorist strikes, government initiatives, rising public infrastructure, increasing government security spending and growing awareness have fuelled the adoption of IP Surveillance systems in India," says Anuj... Read More
MVP 2012: IP Surveillance
It was a tough tussle between Honeywell and Cisco but the former won though with a small margin. Honeywell received highest scores in three parameters – Market assistance, Customer support and financial terms. Cisco came in a close second mainly due to high scores for ‘Training & Certification’ and ‘Management style’. "Our business is focused on facility maintenance and strategic outsourcing of IT infrastructure. For these business activities, Honeywell’s support played a crucial role." Devang Jasani, CEO, Meridian Infotech IP video surveillance is a definite emergent trend primarily due to... Read More
IP Surveillance: Honeywell
The ChannelWorld MVP 2012 survey showed a tough tussle between Honeywell and Cisco in the IP Surveillance category but the former won though with a small margin. Honeywell received highest scores in three parameters – market assistance, customer support and financial terms. IP video surveillance is a definite emergent trend primarily due to recent spate of terrorist activities, and the advent of compliance issues. Government and Corporate in India are investing a significant amount of security budget on IP surveillance projects. India Video Surveillance market is... Read More
IoT Could Prove Transformative In 2017: Expert
New and innovative business models that would benefit both the businesses and the consumers would be the key driver for the success of IoT, believes RR Bipin, VP-Digital Services-IoT, Product Engineering Business, Tata Elxsi. In an interaction with CXOtoday, he mentioned connected machines, digitized healthcare and cyber security as some of the IoT Trends that will be seen in 2017. Bipin stated that the Internet of Things has the potential to offer significant benefits to both businesses and consumers, and some form of it is already available around us in the form of connected devices... Read More
Intersec Saudi Arabia 2019 Gets Underway in Jeddah
The 3rd edition of Intersec Saudi Arabia got underway on 14 April, with 111 exhibitors from 20 countries zooming in on the Middle East's largest commercial security and fire safety market. Running for three days at the Jeddah Centre for Forum and Events, Saudi's foremost security, safety, and fire protection trade show targets the Kingdom's vast market which is estimated to grow at an annual compound growth rate of 7.7 percent over the next seven years. It was opened yesterday in a pre-show ceremony by Lt. Gen. Sulaiman Al-Amr, the director-general of Saudi Arabia's General... Read More
Sponsored: Intersec Saudi Arabia 2019 to kick off in Jeddah on 14 April
Intersec Saudi Arabia 2019 will kick off proceedings on 14 April, with 111 exhibitors from 20 countries showcasing their products and services at the Jeddah mega-event. In its third year, the three-day event at the Jeddah Centre for Forum and Events will run on 14-16 April, 2019. The security, safety, and fire protection trade show aims to target the kingdom's vast market, which is estimated to grow at an annual compound growth rate of 7.7% over the next seven years. The event is licenced by Messe Frankfurt Middle East, the organiser of Intersec in Dubai,... Read More
Intersec Saudi Arabia 2019 Opens with 111 Exhibitors From 20 Countries
The 3rd edition of Intersec Saudi Arabia got underway today, with 111 exhibitors from 20 countries zooming in on the Middle East's largest commercial security and fire safety market. Running for three days at the Jeddah Centre for Forum and Events, Saudi's foremost security, safety, and fire protection trade show targets the Kingdom's vast market which is estimated to grow at an annual compound growth rate of 7.7 percent over the next seven years. It was opened yesterday in a pre-show ceremony by Lt. Gen. Sulaiman Al-Amr, the director-general of Saudi Arabia's General Directorate of... Read More
Intersec Dubai 2019 Show Preview
Numbers and Expected Growth Rates It will arrive as regional demand for these solutions soars at a compound annual growth rate of 15 percent from 2018 to 2024. According to analysts 6WResearch, the Middle East market for commercial and cyber security, fire protection, smart home solutions, and drones, worth a combined US$7 billion in 2018, will grow to US$16.4 billion in 2024. Commercial security, comprising video surveillance, access control, and intrusion detection, holds the lion's share of that figure. Valued at US$2.9 billion in 2018, the regional commercial security market will grow to US$7.4 billion... Read More
Over 500 top industry leaders set for Intersec 2019
More than 500 exhibitors from across the world will be at the Intersec 2019, the world's largest trade and networking event for safety, security and fire protection, when it opens doors in Dubai, UAE, next year. To be held from January 20 to 22, Intersec will see two-thirds of the world's top 50 security providers, and global security brands continue to make a beeline for the mega safety and security event, to tap into and harness the enormous growth potential of the wider regional market. One of the key focal points of the three-day mega... Read More
Intersec 2019 - Solid growth anticipated for fire safety systems and equipment market
New government regulations and infrastructure investment key drivers as Intersec 2019 looms with latest solutions on show The Middle East's US$1.9 billion fire safety systems and equipment market will see solid growth over the next six years, with new government regulations around life safety and fire protection along with large scale infrastructure investment among the key market drivers. A November 2018 report by analysts 6Wresearch estimates the Middle East market for firefighting systems, fire detection & alarm systems, and emergency exit & lighting, will be worth US$3 billion by 2024, growing at a compound annual... Read More
Intersec 2019: Countdown Begins - Dubai Readies for Mega Show
Regional market for commercial and cybersecurity, fire protection, smart home solutions, and drones on track for double-digit growth The countdown has begun for the 21st edition of the world's leading security, safety, and fire protection trade show in Dubai, with global suppliers zooming in on a Middle East market that is estimated to more than double in value over the next six years. More than 1,300 exhibitors from 59 countries including 18 of the world's top 20 commercial security providers are set to participate at Intersec 2019, which takes place from 20-22 January at the... Read More
Intersec 2017 – Delegates for fire equipment upgrades regulation fuel demans are told at Intersec Saudi Arabia roadshow
Saudi, UAE, lead upward trend in GCC’s US$1.36 billion fire safety systems market Stringent government regulations fuel demand for fire equipment upgrades, delegates are told at Intersec Saudi Arabia roadshow Jeddah, Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia and the UAE are leading the upward trend for the fire safety systems market in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), as stringent government regulations fuel demand for the replacement of existing and outdated equipment. According to consultancy firm 6Wresearch, the GCC's fire safety systems market was worth US$1.36 billion in 2015, with Saudi Arabia (US$598.4 million), and the UAE (US$394.4... Read More