Category: Asia Pacific Security

INTERPOL World 2017 builds up momentum with strong support from  public and private sectors

INTERPOL World 2017 builds up momentum with strong support from public and private sectors

The second edition of INTERPOL World has garnered strong support from public and private sectors, both locally and on the international front. Owned by INTERPOL, the world’s largest police organization with 190 member countries, the event is supported by Singapore’s Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), the World Economic Forum and CyberSecurity Malaysia, an agency under […]

The world’s leading critical communications congress and exhibition heads to Hong Kong

The world’s leading critical communications congress and exhibition heads to Hong Kong

Critical Communications World (May 16-18, Hong Kong) is the leading and most influential congress and exhibition dedicated to connecting critical communications professionals for three days of thought provoking discussion, debate and networking. Hosting this year’s 19th Annual event in Hong Kong provides the perfect setting, with this year’s theme focused on network optimization and transition. […]

Prototype Ammunition Carrier Contracts Signed

Prototype Ammunition Carrier Contracts Signed

Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, has announced BAE Systems Australia and Sea Box International would compete to develop prototype ammunition load carriers. Both BAE Systems Australia and Sea Box International have committed to undertaking the design and engineering prototype work under the contract in Australia. Minister Pyne said the project reflected the Government’s […]

Tokyo Stock Exchange Selects Juniper Networks for Extensive Trading Platform Upgrade

Tokyo Stock Exchange Selects Juniper Networks for Extensive Trading Platform Upgrade

The MX480 3D Universal Edge Router Increases Performance, Agility and Stability, while Significantly Improving Efficiency and Reducing Costs Juniper Networks has announced that Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) has chosen the Juniper Networks MX480 3D Universal Edge Router for an extensive upgrade of ‘arrownet v2’, the network platform responsible for its proprietary trading system ‘arrowhead’. As one of the […]

Centrify warns against ignoring ‘security fatigue’

Centrify warns against ignoring ‘security fatigue’

‘Security fatigue’ is a growing threat to protecting identities and confidential information for businesses and individuals warns Centrify, the leader in securing enterprise identities against cyberthreats. Centrify’s Senior Director APAC Sales Niall King said ‘security fatigue’ was a form of decision fatigue that caused individuals and employees to take greater risks in their security behaviours […]

Honorable Secretary, Department of Telecommunications (DoT) to Inaugurate the Exhibition on Machine-­‐to-­‐Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) Startup’s at India m2m + iot Forum 2017

Honorable Secretary, Department of Telecommunications (DoT) to Inaugurate the Exhibition on Machine-­‐to-­‐Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) Startup’s at India m2m + iot Forum 2017

India m2m + iot Forum 2017 announced, Mr. J. S. Deepak, Secretary, Department of Telecommunications (DoT), Ministry of Communications, Government of India, confirms to inaugurate the most anticipated and awaited m2m and iot forum of the year on 6 March 2017 at the India Habitat Center, New Delhi, India. The 4th edition of India m2m […]

Norton Research: Parents Worry Children are More Likely to be Bullied in the Online World than on a Playground

Norton Research: Parents Worry Children are More Likely to be Bullied in the Online World than on a Playground

Norton Cyber Security Insights Report Reveals Parents’ Concerns About Cyberbullying and the Online World to Coincide with the Back to School Period To coincide with the start of the 2017 school year, Norton by Symantec has released findings from the Norton Cyber Security Insights Report: Family Edition. The report encourages parents to openly discuss cyberbullying with […]

Islamic State Lost Almost a Quarter of Its Territory in 2016, IHS Markit Says

Islamic State Lost Almost a Quarter of Its Territory in 2016, IHS Markit Says

Group likely to lose governance structures in Iraq this year; Mosul to fall by second half of this year Territory controlled by the Islamic State shrunk by almost a quarter in 2016, according to new analysis has released by IHS Markit. In 2016, the Islamic State’s caliphate shrunk by 23 percent from 78,000 km2 in […]

Asia’s leading and award winning IoT event returns in March 2017

Asia’s leading and award winning IoT event returns in March 2017

As the first dedicated platform in Asia to address the enormous potential of the IoT revolution, the first edition of IoT Asia in 2014 was ahead of its competition. It was seen as a transformational platform for addressing challenges and identifying real opportunities within the IoT landscape. IoT Asia 2016 surpassed expectations and broke records. […]

New Asia Voice For International Holography Body

New Asia Voice For International Holography Body

THE International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA), which represents the global hologram industry, has appointed its first chairman from Asia. The appointment of Manoj Kochar, founder and director of India-based Holoflex, comes in the face of continuing demand for authentication and brand protection holograms, which provide effective security devices to counter global threats. The Asia region […]