Moro Hub, a subsidiary of Digital DEWA, the digital arm of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), has signed an agreement with RealNetworks, a US-based provider of artificial intelligence (AI) and computer vision-based products, to complement its Integrated Physical Security Platform (IPSP) with the leading facial recognition technology.
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) sets up a framework for Moro Hub to integrate RealNetworks’ SAFR, AI facial recognition platform, with its IPSP to deliver accurate, fast, unbiased face recognition (FR) and additional computer vision features.
“Moro Hub is committed to enhancing the safety and security of its customers. This is aligned with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. Our partnership with RealNetworks is a key step towards accelerating our efforts to elevate the security services in the country, to promote, preserve and enhance smart living and seamless business operations.”
Under this MoU, Moro Hub looks to offer a holistic IPSP and accelerate an efficient and secured integrated business environment for its clients. Further, this partnership will set new standards in the market by offering the highest levels of FR accuracy for automated surveillance, providing access control and generating analytics while ensuring maximum flexibility and efficiency on deployment, thereby ensuring safe cities.
SAFR combined with the next generation hosting capabilities of Moro Hub will offer flexibility and reduce dependency on bandwidth and compute resources.
“This partnership aims at setting new standards for the security implementations in the region. We at RealNetworks take pride in partnering with Moro Hub, the fastest growing digital entity in the region, with a clear objective to bringing cutting-edge technologies to the client’s fingertips,” said Mr. Walter Candelu, Vice-President Middle East, RealNetworks.