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Dear Reader,

What do you need to succeed in our industry?

The answer depends on who you ask. Some technology providers state that the basis of the best working systems are innovative and solid products. Others praise their integrated solutions and say that they do not want to be recognized as product companies, but prefer to be called solution providers. Partnerships are probably the next level. When you talk to members of the security industry you sometimes get the impression that nobody wants to sell something, but everybody wants to partner. Customer events are now called partner events. Vendor relationships are handled by partner managers and the search for web shops may lead to partner platforms.

Where is the truth?
I think it is up to you to judge what you need and what philosophy fits best to your requirements. As often the truth is somewhere in the middle. Yes, products are the basis of any system. Yes, fantastic products do not help you at all if they are isolated without a proper integration and yes, the best solution will not work for a long time if your industry partner does not give you the right level of support and updates the system. That is why we want to cover all aspects and report about products, solutions and partnerships.   

We do support product innovation with GIT SECURITY AWARD. The award is going into the next round now. If you have a look at the great selection of products our jury has chosen for you on page 20 following, you will recognize that it is a tough decision to choose one product in each category. The voting tool is ready on www.security-award.com so please take some time and make your choice.

As always, we do not only inform you on technology and products, but also about the background of the companies that act in our industry. The interviews with industry leaders from Grundig Security, Salto, and e-shelter Security explain their strategies and provide you with information you may want to consider in future partnerships.

Are you looking for solutions? We can help. Genetec’s solution for Chicago Police is only one of the many topstories we publish on GIT-SECURITY.com covering innovative solutions for fire protection, security and safety.

This year's Ifsec will take place at 18-20 June at Excel London, and the event promises to bring over 27,000 visitors together with over than 500 exhibitors, showcasing more than 10,000 security products. If you want to prepare for a visit to Ifsec, maybe you should start with our show preview. To keep you updated we will let you know what will happen at IFSEC on our website.

Best regards

Heiko Baumgartner for GIT's safety and security team

 
 
 
 
 
 

Features

 

It Started with a Vision: Optex Celebrates 40 Years Anniversary

 

It was 40 years ago, in a coffee house in Kyoto, that the idea of Optex was born. Toru ­Kobayashi, an electronics engineer, and three like-minded colleagues shared a vision for a new business, a business that had sensing technology at ...

 
 
 

Assa Abloy Outfits Danish School With New Wireless Locking System

 

The Danish school Vejle Friskole is now using Assa Abloy’s Smartair wireless access control system for easier key management and more secure premises. In all of Denmark’s 550 individual Free Schools parents and students ...

 
 
 

Idis Super fisheye 5MP IR compact camera

 

Idis has launched the DirectIP Super Fisheye 5MP Compact camera (DC-Y6513RX), further extending its popular Super Fisheye range. Idis fisheye cameras are some of Idis’s best-selling models thanks to their exceptional, dual-side ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Topstories

 

Ifsec 2019 Preview: Meeting Point London

 

Taking place at 18-20 June at Excel London, the event brings over 27,000 visitors together with over than 500 exhibitors, showcasing more than 10,000 security products alongside a world-class programme of expert-led seminars, case studies ...

 
 
 

From High Security to BIoT

e-shelter security was formed in 2003, in order to guarantee the physical security of e-shelter ...

 
 
 

Protecting Education Campuses with AI Video Solutions

Maintaining an educational environment that is conducive to learning requires, at a minimum, that ...

 
 
 

Complete Access Control Has to Go Further

When it comes to access control, Salto Systems is always looking to push boundaries and expand the ...

 
 
 

Grundig Security Creates Harmony Between Hardware and Software

The roots of Grundig Intermedia – and thereby also of Grundig Security – lie in the ...

 
 
 

Curbing Chicago‘s Crime Wave with Unified Solution

The windy city is home to the Sears tower, the Hancock and, infamously, was also home to mobsters ...

 
 
 

Assa Abloy: Wireless Access Control For More Flexibility

In light of more and more organizations switching to wireless access control systems, Assa Abloy ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

News

 

New Vice-Chair Euralarm Section Fire

 

During the Section Fire meeting following the Euralarm General Assembly, Petra Riesterer has been elected to Vice-Chair by its delegates. She follows in the footsteps of Michael Scharnowsky. ...

 
 
 

Review: The Security Event 2019

The Security Event, its first edition, was launched at the NEC in Birmingham running for 3 days ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Products

 

Panasonic I-Pro Extreme series means 24/7 colour night vision

 

Panasonic has expanded the i-Pro Extreme series with six new compact models which feature Infra-Red (IR) illumination, to provide accurate colour footage both day and night. ...

 
 
 

Access Control System Administration From Anywhere

Paxton has launched a new web-based user interface for its Net2 access control system. Called  ...

 
 
 

IFSEC 2019: Advancis' community stand with Southwest Microwave & TKH Security

This year at IFSEC, Southwest Microwave and TKH Security will be exhibiting in partnership with ...

 
 
 

Assa Abloy: Pin Validation for Mobile Access Control

Assa Abloy has added a new Pin validation option to their programmable key access control system, ...

 
 
 

3xLOGIC announces the European launch of its VIGIL video management system

3xLOGIC has announced the availability of its pioneering VIGIL video management system (VMS) in ...

 
 
 

IFSEC 2019: InnoSenT Presents Radar Products with Smart Tracker

InnoSenT is taking part in Europe’s biggest security event, IFSEC, being held at the ExCeL ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Whitepaper

 

11 Reasons Video Surveillance is Moving to the Cloud

 

VSaaS, or Video Surveillance as a Service, refers to hosted cloud-based video surveillance. The service typically includes video recording, storage, remote viewing, management alerts, cyber security and more. 93 percent of businesses have ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Webcasts

 

Guest Room Energy Management System

 

Energy usage is one of the highest operating expenses the hotel industry incurs and remains the second-largest cost hotels have to contend with, right behind labour. The cost of electricity has risen drastically in the past few years and ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Events

 

IFSEC 2019

Date:
Jun. 18 - Jun. 20, 2019
Place:
ExCeL Centre in London, UK
Website:
https://www.ifsec.events
 
 
 

A+A 2019

Date:
Nov. 05 - Nov. 08, 2019
Place:
Düsseldorf, Germany
Website:
http://www.aplusa.de
 
 
 

inter airport Europe 2019

Date:
Oct. 08 - Oct. 11, 2019
Place:
Munich, Germany
Website:
http://www.interairport.com
 
 
 
 
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