– Portal for Safety and Security en New Operations Director at Apollo Fire Detectors Apollo Fire Detectors, is pleased to announce the appointment of Georgios Kastias as its new Operations Director. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:05:00 +0000 Siemens: Air Cargo Center at London Heathrow Airport Installed Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) has been commissioned to install a highly efficient air cargo center at the international London Heathrow Airport. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:49:00 +0000 Hanwha Techwin announce enhanced warranty program at Wisenet conference Over 200 delegates who attended the Hanwha Techwin Wisenet conference held in Barcelona on the 14th March, 2017 heard Managing Director Bob (H.Y.) Hwang Ph.D. announce the introduction of enhanced warranty support for Hanwha Techwin STEP Partners. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:27:00 +0000 Access Control for Remote Buildings? "I want access control but my buildings are remote!" - This is a question that we hear regularly but there is a simple solution to it. Many companies, be they commercial manufacturing concerns or UniverAccessity campuses spread over large sites, want access control, but they don’t want the disruption, inconvenience and sheer cost of a hard wired system. Nor do they need the instant reporting provided by a real time wireless system. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:37:00 +0000 Onvif Speaks on Evolution of Onvif Onvif announced that it will speak at ISC West 2017, April 4-7, at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, Nev., as part of SIA Education@ISC, the Security Industry Association’s educational program held in conjunction with ISC West. ONVIF is also a sponsor of ISC West and will be hosting the Onvif Lounge at Booth LL1 within the Sands Expo, where attendees can relax and recharge their mobile devices. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:25:00 +0000 In Motion Identification: Seamless and Secure Access Security that is convenient, cost effective and does not hamper operational efficiency can be a challenge for any business, particularly large corporations. Many companies face this issue. Singapore Telecomm (SingTel), a current FST customer, was looking for a seamless secure access solution that would: Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:40:00 +0000 Bosch ConnectedWorld 2017: First Impressions GIT SECURITY gets informed on the latest information about Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things. The two-day event, Bosch ConnectedWorld, is the annual conference on the Internet of Things (IoT) of the Bosch Group Station-Berlin. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:36:00 +0000 TDSi: Access Control Platform and Onvif Profile A John Davies, Managing Director of TDSi, a UK-based access control manufacturer and Onvif member company, discusses the value of Onvif and how the company is using Onvif profiles in its new access control platform. GIT SECURITY: How long have you been an Onvif member and what was the reason TDSi joined? Fri, 17 Mar 2017 06:15:00 +0000 Flir Systems Acquires Armasight Flir Systems announced that it has acquired Armasight, a leading developer of precision sporting, hunting, and military optics products, for approximately $41 million in cash. Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:16:00 +0000 Apollo Awarded CPD Accreditation for Two Training Courses Apollo Fire Detectors has reinforced its commitment to promoting best practice in industry training by achieving Continuing Professional Development (CPD) accreditation for two courses offered by the company. Delivered at Apollo Fire Detectors’ Havant headquarters, the two courses aim to help boost the understanding of how different sensors, conventional systems and analogue addressable systems work, and provide information on the EN54-23 standard for the use and function of VADs. Thu, 16 Mar 2017 13:24:00 +0000 Integration of Access and Intrusion: VMS for Banking Italy’s Credito Cooperativo (BCC) consortium of banks installs Vanderbilt Security Solutions. Work has already started on Banca di Cesena e Banca di Gatteo di Credito Cooperativo S.Coop, which is benefitting from the specification of Vanderbilt’s control panels, which provide effective integration of intrusion and access functionality. Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:42:00 +0000 Active Fire Protection in Hazardous Materials Warehouses Stored goods are combustible, moderately or highly inflammable, or perhaps even capable of spontaneous ignition. They often have fire or explosion-conducive characteristics as well. And materials may react strongly to their own ­combustion residues, resulting in poisonous by-products or gases. Fire prevention concepts based on reducing hazard potential from the beginning have proven effective at keeping these dangers at bay. Wed, 15 Mar 2017 10:40:00 +0000 STid's Weapons Management and Security for Marseille Police Force STid and the City of Marseille announce the inauguration of Be-Weapon, the first police weapons and equipment management solution that uses RFID technology. The inauguration ceremony and media presentation was held at the Plombières weapons storage facility in Marseille, in the presence of Mrs. Caroline Pozmentier-Sportich, Deputy Mayor of Marseille and Vice President of the PACA Region, who is responsible for Security and Crime Prevention, and Mr. Marc Labouz, who is Head of Security for the City of Marseille. Tue, 14 Mar 2017 10:16:00 +0000 Winners of International Safety Awards 2017 The British Safety Council has announced the winners of its 2017 International Safety Awards, which recognise and celebrate organisations from around the world which have shown a real dedication to keeping their workers and workplaces healthy and safe during the 2016 calendar year. Tue, 14 Mar 2017 09:07:00 +0000 Car Key Management at Mercedes-Benz in Sydney As the saying goes, “You only get one chance to make a first impression” – and at Mercedes-Benz in Sydney, Australia, management makes every effort to ensure the first impression is a good one. From the luxurious showroom to the state of the art service bays, every detail throughout the three-story dealership is optimized for customer satisfaction in keeping with the brand identity. Mon, 13 Mar 2017 10:32:00 +0000 Building Management System Analysing Energy Footprints The Siemens Building Technologies Division has added numerous new components and functions to its Desigo building automation system. The system now includes significant new portfolio elements for cost-efficient and flexible solutions especially for small and medium-sized projects that require little integration. The new version of Desigo will be presented to the public for the first time at ISH 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany. Mon, 13 Mar 2017 09:11:00 +0000 Tyco: Connected Partner Program with New Partner Portal Tyco Security Products, part of Johnson Controls, announces the addition of a new partner portal for its Connected Partner Program to further simplify the third-party integration process with various Tyco Security Products brands. With a simple online application, enhanced access to the latest integration resources and ongoing support, the new portal enhances the partner experience and improves the speed of delivering integrated solutions to market. Mon, 13 Mar 2017 09:05:00 +0000 Advanced VMS and Imaging Solutions for Large Public Venues and Other Strategic Locations Pelco by Schneider Electric will feature several of the company’s advanced security solutions at Securika/MIPS 2017, taking place at the Expocenter Fairgrounds in Moscow on March 21-14, 2017. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 13:29:00 +0000 Endpoint and Cyber Security: End-to-End Protected IP Surveillance Panasonic specialized on secure technologies featured on their products. Data encryption, communication encryption and verification through a key prevent leakage of video data and secure their authenticity. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 13:13:00 +0000 FST Biometrics and Genetec Strategic Partnership and Product Integration FST Biometrics and Genetec announced a new collaborative relationship. The two companies will work together to integrate the FST biometric fusion of identification technology, which combine face recognition and body behavior analytics, with the Genetec Synergis access control system in Security Center. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:09:00 +0000 Access Control Seminar at Isec 2017 by Abloy UK Security expert Abloy UK is calling for visitors to Isec 2017 to attend its seminar, which explains important changes to access control locking applications on fire and escape doors. Taking place on the 26th and 27th of April 2017 in the Conference Centre, Citywest, Dublin, Isec is Ireland's long established event for the Irish Security and Fire Industry. The seminar will help delegates understand the minimum legal performance criteria for access control locking applications for fire and escape doors. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 09:02:00 +0000 Video Intercom System with High-Res Camera Aiphone has updated its GT video intercom system with the introduction of a new high resolution camera and a 7” LCD monitor screen. The GT system was introduced by Aiphone as a flexible and easy to use video intercom system for small multi-tenant buildings to large private housing developments. Over the years it has also proved to be popular with installers looking for a cost effective and aesthetically attractive solution for commercial buildings, education campuses and healthcare environments. Wed, 08 Mar 2017 16:20:00 +0000 Pelco Launches Security Insights Website Pelco by Schneider Electric announces the launch of a new informational website for the security industry: Tue, 07 Mar 2017 15:28:00 +0000 GIT SECURITY AWARD 2018: Apply now! Apply HERE for the next GIT SECURITY AWARD Closing Date: March 31, 2017 Tue, 07 Mar 2017 12:49:00 +0000 OnSSI: Smart Driver for Bosch IP Cameras With the release of Ocularis Video Management Software (VMS) 5.3, OnSSI introduces a Smart Driver that ensures immediate support of current and future Bosch IP cameras. As a result, mutual customers can take advantage of new IP camera releases from Bosch without the need to wait for an updated driver from OnSSI. Tue, 07 Mar 2017 10:52:00 +0000