– Portal for Safety and Security en Support for 2N intercoms in Axis Camera station 2N’s wide range of intercoms are now available in the AXIS Camera Station video management software, allowing customers to integrate a 2N intercom into their full video surveillance solution. Tue, 29 Sep 2020 23:12:00 +0000 Hikvision launches convergent cloud-based security service solution Hikvision has launched Hik-ProConnect, a convergent, cloud-based security service solution with a suite of signature features and benefits. With Hik-ProConnect, users can converge Hikvision devices to cover video, intrusion, access control, intercom, and more to address their security needs. Users can also authorize their professional security advisors to complete necessary system management, such as remote system health checks and maintenance. Tue, 29 Sep 2020 05:35:00 +0000 Celtic FC signs Sponsorship Deal with Dahua Technology Dahua Technology has entered into a six-figure sponsorship deal with Celtic FC, supplying the club with state of the art video-based technology and equipment. Tue, 29 Sep 2020 05:29:00 +0000 Ajax Systems launches MultiTransmitter Ajax Systems releases a new product MultiTransmitter. It’s an integration module that allows connecting wired detectors to the Ajax alarm, opening up more flexible settings for users, automation scenarios, smartphone control, and opportunities for extensive upgrades. MultiTransmitter allows transforming the outmoded wired alarm into a smart security system while keeping the old security equipment. The module takes the place of the old security control panel and connects wired devices to a wireless control panel — a hub (all models are supported). Mon, 28 Sep 2020 05:56:00 +0000 How AI-powered Hard-hat Detection is Keeping Workers Safe Hard hats save lives: but only if people wear them. Discover how intelligent, AI-powered hard-hat cameras are helping to ensure workers in dangerous locations stay safe at all times. In 1919, the E.D. Bullard Company patented the “Hard Boiled hat”, based on the steel helmets used by soldiers in World War One. These hats were made of steamed canvas and glue, and were designed as daily protective headgear for miners. Mon, 28 Sep 2020 05:22:00 +0000 Video Solutions for Retail - the Qognify Retail Suite In the retail trade, video technology has been accepted for decades as a proven means of combating theft and loss of goods. Today, modern IP cameras provide high-quality images for identifying suspects, and state-of-the-art VMS systems provide relevant information for quickly and efficiently assessing situations, so that the right decision can be made at any time. However, the transition from analog to IP-based technology has also massively facilitated the availability and processing of video data and enabled new applications that go beyond reducing theft and fraud. Mon, 28 Sep 2020 05:18:00 +0000 Intelligent video technologies for safe reopening Businesses are now gradually reopening in many countries, and people can return to restaurants, office buildings, and public spaces. A safe reopening process will rely heavily on effective public health strategies, including increased testing for the virus, social distancing, occupancy restrictions, and cleaning and disinfection activities. Sun, 27 Sep 2020 22:01:00 +0000 Safety First For Young Mental Health Patients A national centre of excellence for children and young people with mental health needs has been secured by a comprehensive security system from Idis. The £7 million refurbishment of Austen House, a 14-bed forensic hospital in Hampshire run by Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust, prioritised keeping both staff and patients safe from harm, given their specialised needs. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 20:10:00 +0000 No Face Mask Detection While healthcare professionals and scientists are learning more every day, we know that the proper use of face masks has proven to be an effective measure in keeping infection rates from rising again, especially as cities and countries come out of lockdown. It is critical that businesses ensure that all staff and patrons are abiding by face mask protection protocols, where applicable. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 06:22:00 +0000 Good For The Goods: A Deep-Dive into the Security of the Logistics Sector We are now quite used to ordering something online, and receiving it one or two days later, maybe a week later if it comes from further away. But have you ever given a thought to all the security measures that are necessary for that to happen? The whole process would be a lot less reliable without the complete palette of today’s security technology being used along the route of our parcels. Let’s take a closer look what those are. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 06:18:00 +0000 Intersec Dubai Rescheduled to 2022 Intersec has been rescheduled to take place in January 2022, organiser Messe Frankfurt Middle East confirmed. The 23rd edition of the three-day event was originally set to run from 24-26 January 2021 at the Dubai World Trade Centre, however the move to 2022 comes after extensive consultation with key industry stakeholders. Thu, 24 Sep 2020 13:19:00 +0000 New Chair of Technical Advisory Group CertAlarm has appointed Dr. Benoît Stockbroeckx as new Chair of its Technical Advisory Group (TAG). The TAG is CertAlarm’s organ to provide technical guidance on issues such as the interpretation of the respective standards or on the monitoring of the competence and integrity of the participating certification bodies and test laboratories. Thu, 24 Sep 2020 11:01:00 +0000 Doc Gimbel Introduces: The Wiley Industry Days - register now for the virtual industry meeting Let us entertain you: Dr. Timo Gimbel, Digital Native in the GIT SECURITY team, presents a virtual event of a special kind. With its publications GIT SICHERHEIT, GIT SECURITY EMEA, messtec drives Automation and inspect, Wiley organises the Wiley Industry Days - WIN>DAYS for short. From 16 to 19 November 2020. Wed, 23 Sep 2020 19:49:00 +0000 Assa Abloy: Easing the Switch to Electronic Access Control While mechanical keys will keep a building secure, they lack the flexibility to adapt to users' changing security needs. Standard physical keys are difficult to track without a key management system. And when a key goes missing, changing a standard mechanical lock or rekeying is time-consuming and often expensive. Yet the alternative — electronic access control — can seem daunting, over-technical and potentially expensive. Wed, 23 Sep 2020 07:59:00 +0000 State of the Art: Salto Neo Cylinder for Enhanced Wireless Access Control Salto Systems has released the Salto Neo Cylinder – a new electronic cylinder that offers more features and better functionality than any other cylinder on the market. Most Efficient and Convenient Tue, 22 Sep 2020 14:21:00 +0000 ComNet Introduces Intelligent Media Converter ComNet, Communication Networks of Danbury, Connecticut, an ACRE company, and a USA-based manufacturer of fiber optic transmission and networking equipment, is expanding its media converter line by introducing a new series of intelligent media converters. These new models provide additional benefits over traditional distance extending fiber optic media converters. Tue, 22 Sep 2020 13:15:00 +0000 Hikvision Announces Integration of HikCentral and Nedap Aeos Access Control Solution Hikvision has announced the integration of its HikCentral video security platform with the Nedap Aeos Access Control Solution to provide single-platform operations for users who maintain both Hikvision and Nedap systems. Tue, 22 Sep 2020 08:16:00 +0000 Kiwa First Associate Member Euralarm Euralarm has welcomed its first associate member: Kiwa, a trusted and proven partner in the field of fire safety and security. The autonomous global company is specialized in testing, inspection, certification, training and consultancy services. With these services Kiwa contributes among others to the quality, safety and sustainability of organisation’s products, services and processes. Mon, 21 Sep 2020 07:30:00 +0000 Moxa: Ultra-compact High-performance Rugged Edge Computers for AIoT Computing in Extreme Environments The Artificial Intelligence of Things (AIoT) is bringing AI to new frontiers in industrial applications. To reduce latency, lower data communication and storage costs, and increase network availability, businesses are moving AI capabilities from the cloud to the edge. In outdoor and harsh conditions that are typical of sectors such as mining, oil and gas, smart cities, and utilities, implementing AIoT technologies in real-world applications poses many challenges, including size, power, and environmental constraints. Mon, 21 Sep 2020 07:15:00 +0000 New software release: Smarter Search and improved geographical awareness With the latest update of Milestone XProtect video management software (VMS), 2020 R2, Milestone Systems offers three new Search categories and improved geographical awareness. Sun, 20 Sep 2020 05:27:00 +0000 AMG announces new Sales Manager for Europe/CIS AMG Systems, the UK leading manufacturer of commercial and environmentally hardened Ethernet transmission solutions for the security and critical infrastructure markets, has announced that Jens-Uwe Ludwig has been appointed as Regional Sales Manager for continental Europe/CIS. Fri, 18 Sep 2020 08:51:00 +0000 “You Need an Overall System to be Successful” GIT SECURITY: Mr. Voss, what pushed you to form a company 25 years ago? Fri, 18 Sep 2020 08:48:00 +0000 In Its Jubilee Year, SimonsVoss Is Well Equipped for the Future SimonsVoss Technologies celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2020. The company has ­expanded its production facility in Osterfeld in Sachsen-Anhalt in its jubilee year with a new building of around 2,400 m² (26,000 ft²). The pioneer of digital locking technology will employ more efficient, faster and more flexible processes here in future. Fri, 18 Sep 2020 08:21:00 +0000 Motorola Solutions Acquires Pelco Motorola Solutions announced it has completed the acquisition of Pelco. Fri, 18 Sep 2020 07:21:00 +0000 Milestone Systems creates new Technology Partner area focused on co-created innovation Milestone Systems creates new Technology Partner area focused on co-created innovation with the Milestone Community. This area will focus on scaling, strengthening, and deepening the co-created innovation and collaboration with technology partners. Co-created innovation accelerates time to value which enables growth of our combined businesses. Fri, 18 Sep 2020 06:06:00 +0000