TÜV Rheinland awards the first Functional Safety Management (FSM) certificate with the highest maturity level

Electronics, which must operate reliably enough to control the potential hazards they pose to life, limb and the environment must be designed to be functionally safe. The basic safety standard for Functional Safety (IEC 61508) requires designers and manufacturers to implement a Functional Safety Management (FSM) for the safety life cycle. embeX GmbH, the technologically Read more about TÜV Rheinland awards the first Functional Safety Management (FSM) certificate with the highest maturity level[…]

Geofire launches Deaf Alert home pillow alarm to wake hard of hearing in the event of fire

The Deaf Alert is a digital, vibrating pillow alarm that uses ‘listening’ technology to activate on the specific sound of a home smoke alarm. Geofire has manufactured fire safety products in the UK since 1972. The Deaf Alert will join the Agrippa acoustic product line which includes the battery powered fire door holder and closer. Read more about Geofire launches Deaf Alert home pillow alarm to wake hard of hearing in the event of fire[…]

Data Security in the Hotel Industry: Is There Room for Improvement in Your Hotel?

With the current restrictions imposed on the hotel industry in Germany, now is the time for hotels to bolster their internal data protection defences through a comprehensive — and industry-specific — e-learning awareness course; introduced to the market by German-based information and data protection specialists, Increase Your Skills.  Currently available in German — and with additional English subtitles from Read more about Data Security in the Hotel Industry: Is There Room for Improvement in Your Hotel?[…]

ARIADNEXT receives FIDO accreditation powered by BioID liveness detection

Biometrics-as-a-Service developer BioID and ARIADNEXT, a French digital identity provider, today announced their partnership. BioID’s liveness detection is an integral part of ARIADNEXT’s product IDCheck.io. Only recently, in November 2020, this solution has received one of the first in the world FIDO biometric certifications according to the standards ISO19795 and ISO 30107. In addition to examining facial Read more about ARIADNEXT receives FIDO accreditation powered by BioID liveness detection[…]

Cybersecurity: Rheinmetall solution wins Bundeswehr innovation prize

Rheinmetall’s work in the field of cybersecurity received a special accolade at the Innovation Conference 2020, an event staged by CODE, a research institute with close ties to the Bundeswehr. The Innovation Conference coincided with CODE’s annual meeting at the University of the Bundeswehr in Munich, which this year took place online. Thanks to an Read more about Cybersecurity: Rheinmetall solution wins Bundeswehr innovation prize[…]

National Safety Council Estimates 485 Fatalities May Occur On Roadways During Thanksgiving Holiday Period

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to disturbing traffic safety trends this year, and the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday period may not be an exception. The National Safety Council estimates that as many as 485 people may be killed on the roads during the four-day Thanksgiving Holiday period and another 55,300 may be seriously injured in crashes. Read more about National Safety Council Estimates 485 Fatalities May Occur On Roadways During Thanksgiving Holiday Period[…]

Integration of Macmon NAC with Splunk – Network Security Leader expands New Strategic Partnerships

Splunk® Enterprise™ collects, monitors, indexes and analyzes data – including log files, configuration files, messages, notifications, scripts, metrics and clickstream data – from any app and any server, regardless of whether it was created by IT systems, IT infrastructures, sensors in manufacturing systems or security systems. Already valued by administrators for its visual representation of Read more about Integration of Macmon NAC with Splunk – Network Security Leader expands New Strategic Partnerships[…]

McAfee announced MVISION Marketplace and MVISION API to enable organizations to quickly and easily adapt to security gaps

McAfee Corp. (Nasdaq: MCFE) – Today, McAfee announced the launch of MVISION Marketplace, MVISION API and MVISION Developer Portal, part of the MVISION platform that will allow customers to quickly and easily integrate McAfee and trusted Security Innovation Alliance (SIA) partner applications as well as privately developed applications within their current security environment. This enables Read more about McAfee announced MVISION Marketplace and MVISION API to enable organizations to quickly and easily adapt to security gaps[…]

Rheinmetall supplies South African National Defence Force with new 40mm medium-velocity ammunition

.  – South African Army has purchased more than 20 000 rounds of a new medium velocity (MV) ammunition  – Nine different MV ammunition type s with a range of up to 800 metres  – New ammunition marks the first step to ward a game changing portfolio of Rheinmetall 40mm ammunition Rheinmetall is supplying the Read more about Rheinmetall supplies South African National Defence Force with new 40mm medium-velocity ammunition[…]

GAF AG and BKG intensify their cooperation regarding the provision of multi-source remote sensing data

GAF AG, one of the largest European providers of geographic information services with a focus on earth observation, has won an international tendering process issued by the German Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy (BKG) for the provision of remote sensing data. The framework agreement concluded on that basis includes consulting services and the granting Read more about GAF AG and BKG intensify their cooperation regarding the provision of multi-source remote sensing data[…]