– Portal for Safety and Security en Safe Residential Environment with Video Surveillance Korskærparken, in Fredericia, is a formerly disadvantaged housing association, built in 1969 with 238 dwellings. In 2017, the housing association underwent a thorough renovation to create an attractive and safe residential ­environment with ‚cozy‘ common areas. Previously on the government‘s ‚ghetto list‘, the security upgrade has ­contributed to Korskærparken being taken off the list. Challenge and Solution Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:31:00 +0000 Teleste: Frame Agreement with Stockholm Public Transport Teleste Corporation has extended its frame agreement with Stockholm Public Transport (Storstockholms Lokal Trafik, “SL”) in Sweden. The agreement continues the cooperation between the parties that began in 2014 and it includes deployment of Teleste’s latest RGB LED and TFT LCD information displays to SL’s fleet at stations and platforms. Within the agreement, Teleste provides SL with its smart display technologies designed for the delivery of dynamic information across public transport ecosystems. Wed, 19 Jun 2019 06:05:00 +0000 Mobile Access ­Solution: SAG Cooperation with Sony Expanding its portfolio of mobile access solutions, SAG is teaming up with Sony Mobile, who are delivering advanced IoT solutions to many different industries. In addition to SAG’s Mobile Check-In via a temporary guest code or Bluetooth, the company now also offers solutions in cooperation with Sony Mobile for the use of mobile access authorization, designed for the programming of digital keys for doors and cabinets via smartphones. Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:24:00 +0000 Panasonic: Establishment of New Company to operate Security Systems Business Panasonic announced that it will establish a new company to operate its security systems business in Japan and overseas, and that it has reached an agreement for strategic co-investment with Polaris Capital Group. Mon, 17 Jun 2019 13:16:00 +0000 Stid Reinforces Sales Team Stid, one of the trailblazers and market leaders in the design of secure & instinctive solutions, announces that Robert Jansson has been assigned as Director of sales for the Nordics and Eastern European territories of the Security division. Robert has more than 20 years of experience in the expertise the company need to carry out the message of their highly secure physical access control products and solutions. “I am very happy to have signed up for Stid and am eager to start meeting the market with an extremely strong portfolio”, says Robert. Mon, 17 Jun 2019 08:31:00 +0000 Integrated Design Limited at Ifsec 2019 For Integrated Design Limited (IDL), manufacturers of Fastlane turnstiles, this new term refers to the act of two people attempting unauthorised side-by-side dual entry through an entrance control system, and it has only recently become relevant due to the advent of wider turnstile lanes. Mon, 17 Jun 2019 08:25:00 +0000 Morse Watchmans Promotes Tim Purpura to VP of Sales & Marketing Morse Watchmans has announced the promotion of Tim Purpura to Vice President of Sales & Marketing. Purpura joined Morse Watchmans in October 2018 as International Sales Manager. Mon, 17 Jun 2019 08:18:00 +0000 Protecting Education Campuses with AI Video Solutions Maintaining an educational environment that is conducive to learning requires, at a minimum, that we keep our school children safe and secure. It’s easier said than done, given the wide range of sizes and types of educational institutions. Sun, 16 Jun 2019 01:53:00 +0000 Assa Abloy Secures Danish Health Facility with Wireless Access Control Assa Abloy’s Smartair wireless access control system is being used at a Danish health facility to keep sensitive areas under control. The system requires no physical keys, making it more secure and easier to manage. The Danish mental health facility Syrenparken must store medicines and psychotropic drugs for the patients treated there. It is critical only trusted personnel gain access to these sensitive locations. Fri, 14 Jun 2019 14:54:00 +0000 Sicurezza 2019: Technology, Training and Innovation The security and fire prevention event Sicurezza, taking place from 13 to 15 November 2019 - will be showcasing the latest technologies and provide an opportunity to discuss and to learn all about the major challenges that the sector and the people that work in it are required to handle. The event will be offering a wide range of training opportunities and technological proposals. Fri, 14 Jun 2019 12:26:00 +0000 Merck Headquarters with Electronic Locking System and Flexible Access Organization The oldest pharmaceutical/­chemical company in the world has its headquarters in Darmstadt, Germany. This site of Merck has now been partially modernized with an electronic locking system from Uhlmann & Zacher to meet the needs of a modern, dynamic working environment. The aspect of access control has gained in administrative flexibility and convenience in daily use through the new electronic locking system. The electronic and the mechanical systems are running in parallel and complement each other. Fri, 14 Jun 2019 11:15:00 +0000 Access Control: True Open System In 1996, STid invented the concept of instinctive security, redefining how organizations can protect their people, property and data with intuitive RFID-based access control readers on the market. With its innovative solutions, France’s leading provider of contactless technologies is seeing double-digit growth. Fri, 14 Jun 2019 10:08:00 +0000 Morphean offers Access Control-as-a-Service through European technology partnership with SimonsVoss Fri, 14 Jun 2019 10:06:00 +0000 Home Security and Automation in One Combined Unit Although utilizing similar protocols and methods of connection, the worlds of home security and home automation have tended to develop as two separate systems until now. Ksenia has a useful range of central components and peripherals to equip homes and small offices with a comprehensive solution that combines both functions into one convenient system. And the developers have also provided an opportunity for a remote maintenance and programming business model. Fri, 14 Jun 2019 08:23:00 +0000 Avigilon AI Technology Selected to increase security and operational efficiencies of Independent Express Cargo Avigilon Corporation, a Motorola Solutions company, announced it was selected to help protect the security of Independent Express Cargo Ltd. in Dublin, Ireland. Fri, 14 Jun 2019 05:22:00 +0000 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 its heart, precision technology that could detect the ‚status‘ and ‚changes‘ of people and things. Their vision became reality on May 25, 1979. Fast-forward to 2019, and this vision is still as important today as it always was, and Optex has established a deserved reputation for excellence. Thu, 13 Jun 2019 13:33:00 +0000 Thermal Cameras Improve Safety and Security Along the Waterfront in Aalborg Hikvision and Milestone Systems are supporting a project to find an innovative solution for improving safety and security along the waterfront in Aalborg, Denmark. They teamed up with Aalborg Municipality, the North Jutland Emergency Services, Aalborg University’s Faculty of Engineering and Science, and security company Actas A/S to find a solution that utilizes Hikvision thermal cameras. Strong on Logistics and Cooperation Thu, 13 Jun 2019 13:26:00 +0000 Easy Integration of Radar Technology In this expert interview, Dr Eva Maria Buchkremer describes how Innosent resolves a customer challenge and sets new standards with advanced technology. Thu, 13 Jun 2019 10:24:00 +0000 Wisenet NVR integrated with Cortech Developments' Datalog MV Wisenet Network Video Recorders have been successfully integrated with Cortech Developments’ Datalog MV. Datalog MV operates with the latest version of Datalog which provides local and remote site monitoring and control of building, fire, security and energy systems and significantly enhances the ability of operators to manage video surveillance systems which may be part of an integrated security solution. Thu, 13 Jun 2019 08:03:00 +0000 Hikvision at Ifsec 2019 At Ifsec International 2019, Hikvision will help launch the pioneering Secure by Default initiative, and unveil a host of its new product and technology developments. Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:52:00 +0000 inter airport Europe 2019 From 8 – 11 October 2019, the airport community will meet again in Munich for their leading industry event, inter airport Europe 2019. Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:32:00 +0000 Wireless Access Control Doesn‘t Tie You Down As the Wireless Access Control Report 2018 recently highlighted, more and more organizations are switching to wireless access control to secure their premises. Wireless devices offer greater flexibility without sacrificing security. But choosing to cut the cables is only the first of many welcome choices when the switch to wireless is made. Wed, 12 Jun 2019 08:17:00 +0000 MIPS 2019: Milestone Systems Expands its Platform and Community Approach At MIPS 2019 in Copenhagen Milestone Systems has presented their new global digital platform, Milestone Marketplace, with the aim to increase the availability of community-created software applications, hardware, and services for integrators and installers. We talked to Chief Technology Officer Bjørn Skou Eilertsen about the new platform, Milestone’s approach to cloud technology and cybersecurity. Wed, 12 Jun 2019 08:01:00 +0000 Standards: Onvif Profile A Access control systems and their components have historically been designed and manufactured in a proprietary way. This approach has made achieving interoperability between different manufacturers’ products a difficult process. It sometimes has involved developing unique drivers for specific devices or creating workarounds to get readers, panels and other access control peripherals to share information and communicate with a common access control management platform. A New Interface Driving Open Access Control Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:44:00 +0000 Optex demonstrates visual verification solutions at IFSEC Leading sensor manufacturer, Optex Europe, returns to IFSEC during its 40th anniversary in 2019 to showcase two new solutions with visual verification at their heart: the enhanced version of its LiDAR range; and innovative RADAR technology Wed, 12 Jun 2019 05:25:00 +0000