Milestone Systems Emphasizes MEA Focus at Intersec 2017

Busy Milestone booth indicates the region’s accelerating preference for a community-driven market approach with open platform technology.

COPENHAGEN – January 31, 2017. 
Milestone Systems, the number one company in video management software (VMS), showcased the open platform community’s solution power at the crowded Milestone booth at Intersec 2017, held in Dubai in late January.

Highlights included Christian Ringler’s introduction as the new regional director for Milestone. The many visitors had the chance to preview XProtect 2017 R1. This coming version of XProtect is released in February 2017.   

A full range of camera partners and solution partners presented at the Milestone booth showcasing the continuing power of open platform technology and the expanding partner community: iCetana - Spectra Logic - Pivot3 - Prysm - Ipsotek - NetApp - Allied Telesis - Nedap - SID - Bosch. The presence of all these international and regional partners gave the many visitors at the Milestone booth an opportunity to see the solution power present in the Milestone community. 

Regional expansion
Milestone has grown rapidly in the region starting with three people in the Dubai office more than ten years ago. This number has since grown to more than 20 people in the MEA region with offices in Beirut, Jeddah and Johannesburg. 

“It was a very successful Intersec 2017 for our partners and us. We saw huge interest in our solution power from visitors from all over the region and beyond,” said Christian Ringler, Sales Director, DACH, Middle East & Africa, Milestone Systems. “2017 will be the year of the community for us. We are so thrilled to see the positive response to our community approach and expect it will accelerate our expansion in this important region.” 

About Milestone Systems 

Milestone Systems is a global industry leader in open platform IP video management software, founded in 1998 and now operating as a stand-alone company in the Canon Group. Milestone technology is easy to manage, reliable and proven in thousands of customer installations, providing flexible choices in network hardware and integrations with other systems. Sold through partners in more than 100 countries, Milestone solutions help organizations to manage risks, protect people and assets, optimize processes and reduce costs. For more information, visit:

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Press Contacts:
INSCH Marketing and Communication - Ingvill Solbo Christiansen, MEA
Tel: +971 52 690 3116 

Jos Svendsen, PR Manager, Milestone Systems - EMEA
Tel: +45 2552 9383