– Portal for Safety and Security en Thermal Video Solution for Dundee Aqua Park When Foxlake Dundee, a new water adventure centre opened in the heart of the Scottish city, Webster Security & Fire approached the facility’s management with a novel after-hours surveillance proposal: using thermal cameras from Hikvision instead of a manned guarding option. The resulting video surveillance system has proven immediately successful. Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:02:00 +0000 Key Control Solution Optimizes Vehicle Utilization Morse Watchmans introduced KeyWatcher Fleet at ISC West 2019 in Las Vegas. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:19:00 +0000 Zaun's Security Fence Resisted 20-Minute Sustained Attack A key customer requirement has driven the steel mesh fencing manufacturer, Zaun, to an outstanding performance in security tests. A development fencing system based on Zaun’s CorruSec resisted serious attempts at forced entry for over 20 minutes with tools including reciprocating saws and angle grinders in independent tests by Buildings Research Establishment (BRE) assessors. “We believe this may be a world record for a fencing system,” said Zaun founder and director Alastair Henman on returning from the test. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 12:38:00 +0000 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 London exhibition centre. From 18 to 20 June 2019, the radar experts will present their security solutions at their trade fair booth, no. IF1624. The focus will be on the Smart Tracker of the new iSYS-50x1 series. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 06:55:00 +0000 Gallagher Security Reinforces Top Team A global security giant continues to bolster its top team in preparation for the retirement of its long-standing chief executive and chairman. Gallagher has promoted Mark Junge to Global General Manager for its highly successful security division from his most recent role as chief operating officer. Junge has been with Gallagher for more than 13 years and on the security division’s leadership team for six years. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:02:00 +0000 Euralarm Symposium 2019: Keynote Speaker is Alberto Garcia Mogollon The yearly Euralarm Symposium is the place to get insights about where the fire safety and security industry is heading in the near future. The annual event, this year organised on May 13th in Madrid, is all about innovation, legislation, regulation and standardisation, impacting one of the most successful Industries in Europe: electronic security and fire safety. This years’ keynote speaker is Alberto Garcia Mogollon, Head of Innovation Policy with BSI, the British Standards Institution. Wed, 17 Apr 2019 08:43:00 +0000 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. This makes the range suited to high end surveillance applications, where the reliability of evidence is paramount should incidents occur. The inbuilt colour night vision functionality improves the user’s ability to distinguish between shades of clothing and cars in extreme low light environments (minimum luminance required is 0.03 lux). Wed, 17 Apr 2019 00:37:00 +0000 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 de-warping and Smart UX Controls, allowing for smooth and intuitive panning, tracking, and zooming with award-winning ease and accuracy. Tue, 16 Apr 2019 08:05:00 +0000 Innovations at the SecurityExpo Uhlmann & Zacher (U&Z) will be exhibiting for the 10th time at the SecurityExpo trade fair in Munich in June. This is the largest trade fair of the security industry in Germany in 2019, with 200 exhibitors. One focal point of this year’s SecurityExpo falls on the networking of security technology with other building technology components. At the trade fair, visitors can find out about current trends in access control products, video surveillance, IT security and much more. Various lectures will complete the exhibition program. Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:43:00 +0000 Video Technology and Artificial Intelligence From hype to viable assistance system, the Regensburg-based company Dallmeier has been working on and with AI technologies for many years, and has now published four practical statements intended to help customers and providers to make a realistic assessment of video technology combined with Artificial Intelligence. When considering such solutions, much more than just the technology needs to be considered. Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:24:00 +0000 Intelligence, quality and value: Latest video security innovations from Sony Shown for the first time at ISC West in Las Vegas, a range of new network cameras underlines the successful partnership between Sony and Bosch that leverages both companies’ complementary skills in cutting-edge digital image sensing and processing technologies. Mon, 15 Apr 2019 23:31:00 +0000 Nelysis joined the “Mobotix Partner Society” Nelysis, the market leading provider of cyber security solutions for physical security networks, has joined the “Mobotix Partner Society” as a Technology Partner. Mon, 15 Apr 2019 23:16:00 +0000 Intersec Saudi Arabia 2019 Gets Underway in Jeddah The 3rd edition of Intersec Saudi Arabia got underway on 14 April, with 111 exhibitors from 20 countries zooming in on the Middle East’s largest commercial security and fire safety market. Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:04:00 +0000 Vanderbilt and ComNet to Highlight Customer Journey “Value Adds” at IFSEC Vanderbilt announced today that they will jointly attend this year’s IFSEC International with sister-company ComNet. The 2019 tradeshow takes place between June 18-20, at ExCeL London. In addition to their flagship products and prominence in open platforms and integrations, both companies, under the ACRE banner, will also highlight their ability to aid customers in every step of their security journey. Mon, 15 Apr 2019 05:57:00 +0000 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 Europe. Already enormously popular in the USA, 3xLOGIC aims to replicate this success and is targeting VIGIL at those who want all the power of integrated video and access control, without the stress and cost of a complex set-up. Mon, 15 Apr 2019 01:16:00 +0000 Morse Watchmans with Asset Management Solutions at ISC West 19 Fri, 12 Apr 2019 06:43:00 +0000 AI-powered camera line features Avigilon’s video analytics technology Avigilon Corporation has announced its new upcoming H5A camera line at ISC West 2019. Fri, 12 Apr 2019 06:31:00 +0000 Flir Systems Upgrades Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Reconnaissance Vehicle for US Department of Defense Flir Systems announced that it has received an award from the United States (U.S.) Department of Defense (DOD) Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense (JPEO-CBRND) in support of the Nuclear Biological Chemical Reconnaissance Vehicle Sensor Suite Upgrade (NBCRV SSU) program for the U.S. Army. The Other Transaction Authority Agreement (OTA) is valued at $48.1 million, with execution extending through mid-2022. Fri, 12 Apr 2019 05:36:00 +0000 Video on the Importance of Coal Conveyor Protection by Patol Industrial fire detection specialists Patol have demonstrated the particular suitability of their transit heat sensor to coal conveying applications with a new video shot at Wales’ last remaining coal fired power station. Thu, 11 Apr 2019 11:05:00 +0000 Veracity extends Channel Reach with new Ingram Micro Distribution Partnership Veracity has signed a UK distribution agreement with Ingram Micro to extend the reach of its products to a wider partner community. Thu, 11 Apr 2019 08:37:00 +0000 Euralarm welcomes new Member Halma Following a decision of its Board, Euralarm has welcomed its newest member Halma plc. The company will join the Fire Section of Euralarm. Thu, 11 Apr 2019 08:30:00 +0000 LenelS2 and Milestone Systems Expand Strategic Partnership LenelS2 and Milestone Systems announced a 10-year agreement for LenelS2 to distribute Milestone products globally. The companies had a previous agreement for North America. LenelS2 is a part of Carrier, a leading global provider of innovative heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC), refrigeration, fire, security and building automation technologies. Founded in 1998, Milestone is a stand-alone company in the Canon Group. Thu, 11 Apr 2019 05:30:00 +0000 Daniel Gundlach Named VP and GM of FLIR’s Security Division Flir Systems announced today that Daniel Gundlach has been named Vice President (VP) and General Manager (GM) of the Security division within Flir’s Commercial Business Unit. Gundlach will lead all facets of the Security business, including strategy development, product innovation, sales and marketing, and operations. Wed, 10 Apr 2019 12:52:00 +0000 How a focus on quality creates the most trusted solutions Safety and security should never be taken lightly. It only takes one weak link in a security network to turn a potential threat into a serious event that could put lives, data, and critical infrastructure at significant risk. And that weak link could be anything from a corroded camera housing to extreme weather, low level light conditions, or a cyber attack. Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:51:00 +0000 IFSEC International 2019 offers 10,000 security products from more than 300 vendors IFSEC International is Europe’s largest and most comprehensive security event. No other event matches IFSEC for scale and influence, offering over 10,000 security products from more than 300 leading vendors. Wed, 10 Apr 2019 08:22:00 +0000