– Portal for Safety and Security en Abus Opens up Camera Range to a Wider Group of Buyers Abus will not only be showcasing a wide range of innovations in the professional video segment with its Performance Line products, it will also be addressing customers from the professional domain who are interested in ABUS video surveillance, but are not yet partners. This portfolio impresses thanks to its versatility and an attractive pricing model amongst other things. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 13:15:00 +0000 IIoT Edge Gateway to Accelerate Edge-to-Cloud Integration Moxa has announced the availability of its Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Edge Gateway that pre-installs Microsoft Azure IoT Edge to provide its customers with an easy-to-use solution that extends their IT infrastructure and enables OT data connectivity within their industrial applications. To enable further OT/IT convergence, the industrial-grade edge gateway is optimized for IIoT applications in the factory automation, intelligent transport system (ITS), energy, and oil and gas sectors. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:19:00 +0000 Patol Announces new Sales Appointments Patol has extended its team of sales engineers for its range of fire safety equipment and systems with the appointment of Josh Risk. 29-year old Josh joins the Reading-based business as Export Sales Engineer and will be working on the full range offered by Patol, from its own-manufactured Firesense linear heat detection cable (LHDC) and Infrared (IR) conveyor heat sensors, through to the Securiton aspirating smoke detection (ASD) systems for which Patol is the distributor in the UK. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:13:00 +0000 Cybersecurity Detection and Protection Solution in Substations Moxa´s solution detects cybersecurity attacks by examining the IEC-61850 communication in switches. Moxa has launched a new feature for its IEC-61850 switches to analyze Goose traffic. Each packet is examined in real time looking at a set of parameters, e.g. AppID, that represent a typical fingerprint of a Goose communication stream. After a learning phase the switches can immediately identify incoming packets that show an abnormal fingerprint. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:07:00 +0000 Reducing Unnecessary Alarms by Embracing Lone Worker Technology The increase in organisations using accredited lone worker devices is reducing unnecessary call outs to alarms by police forces, impacting significantly on costs to the taxpayer and enabling an effective response to potentially life-threatening situations. Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:46:00 +0000 Assa Abloy EMEA appoints new Vice President, Digital and Access Solutions Stephanie Ordan has joined Assa Abloy as Vice President, Digital and Access Solutions EMEA. She succeeds Chris Bone in the post, who became the Group's Chief Technical Officer earlier this year. Stephanie will focus on continuing to strengthen the company's position in access control solutions across EMEA. She will oversee continued efforts in market education and some exciting product developments. Mon, 15 Oct 2018 06:30:00 +0000 Hikvision Achieves Common Criteria Certification Hikvision's IP camera product series, DS-2CD3 and DS-2CD5 have achieved the Certificate of Common Criteria for Information Technology Security Evaluation (abbreviated as Common Criteria or CC) with assurance type EAL2 augmented with ALC_FLR.2 (EAL2+). It demonstrates Hikvision’s commitment to global customers on reliability and cybersecurity. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:05:00 +0000 Dallmeier in 100 seconds: TV profile of a global player in the video security industry In the 34 years since its foundation, the video technology pioneer Dallmeier with headquarters embedded deeply in the Regensburg community has evolved into a successful global player, employing well over 400 employees. The company is ranked among the leading providers of network-based video security equipment. Its most important breakthroughs including the first IP video recorder or the revolutionary "Panomera®" multifocal sensor technology, were and are invented in Regensburg. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 10:00:00 +0000 Bosch Equips Biblioteca Beghi with Interfaced Fire and Evacuation Solution Located in the Northern Italian town of La Spezia, the Biblioteca Civica Pietro Mario Beghi is a state-of-the-art public library with an extensive collection of books and media across three floors. The 1,560-square meter facility with its bright, modern interior architecture was completed in April 2017 in a historic building remodeled by the architects firm 5+1AA. Fri, 12 Oct 2018 06:36:00 +0000 GIT SECURITY Video Recap of Security Essen 2018 The echo after Security Essen was in the end not 100 percent euphoric, but overall, the positive aspects summarized by the organizers in their final report outweighed the negative. Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:22:00 +0000 Security Essen scores with high quality and increased internationality Security Essen 2018 presented itself as the leading international source of inspiration for the industry. 950 exhibitors from 43 countries showed their innovations for increased safety and convenience to over 36,000 trade visitors from 125 nations at Messe Essen on topics ranging from cyber security to innovations for building security and new solutions for the protection of valuables. The representatives of the companies, associations and institutions were in great demand as discussion partners. Thu, 11 Oct 2018 08:37:00 +0000 GIT SECURITY AWARD Ceremony at Security Essen 2018  It's a special occasion when GIT SECURITY invite to the award ceremony at Security Essen, because all participants have been waiting for the outcome of the competition since spring of 2018. Watch the full video and if you are curious about the winners and the products in detail: click here. Wed, 10 Oct 2018 10:56:00 +0000 OnSSI Showcases Ocularis 5.6 VMS at GSX 2018 OnSSI is publicly debuting the latest enhancements to its recently released Ocularis 5.6 Video Management Software (VMS) platform here at GSX 2018. The latest release of Ocularis enhances overall VMS performance and operator functionality, delivers heightened system security with fortified dual authentication measures, and provides enhanced mobile and web access capabilities. These latest improvements included in Ocularis 5.6 combine to further empower users with a best-in-class VMS solution and experience. Wed, 10 Oct 2018 10:33:00 +0000 Altronix: New NetWay Midspans Introduced at GSX 2018 Wed, 10 Oct 2018 10:14:00 +0000 What the GDPR means for Video Surveillance Committed to maintaining the highest levels of privacy protection, Genetec continues to inform IT and security professionals on both cybersecurity and privacy practices. Genetec has recently launched the Genetec Trust Center, a central repository of educational materials focused on cybersecurity, privacy, and security-of-security topics to help system integrators and end-users mitigate risks via trusted best practices. Tue, 09 Oct 2018 14:05:00 +0000 People-First Approach to Security This week sees Nedap Security Management launch its new brand tagline, security for life. The words are new but the future-facing, people-first approach that it communicates is what drove the development of AEOS, the access control system by Nedap. And it’s what continues to drive the brand’s initiatives such as recent AEOS performance optimisation and its Global Client Programme. Tue, 09 Oct 2018 13:52:00 +0000 Nedap Takes the Strain for Multinationals with its Global Client Programme Nedap Security Management has developed a new way for multinationals to streamline physical access control – without the headaches of handling it themselves. Tue, 09 Oct 2018 13:38:00 +0000 Eagle Eye Networks Brings Cloud-based Video Surveillance to the mozaiq IoT Market Eagle Eye Networks and mozaiq announced a technology partnership that will add Eagle Eye surveillance video to the mozaiq market. The Eagle Eye CameraManager video surveillance system is now available in the mozaiq market, so businesses, alarm companies, security integrators, and individuals can more easily integrate their IOT and security systems to Eagle Eye CameraManager. Tue, 09 Oct 2018 13:09:00 +0000 Join the Moxa Solution Days in Collaboration with Microsoft Moxa and Microsoft will be taking you on a both exciting and instructive journey into the world of IIoT networking and cloud intelligence. Join the annual Moxa Solution Days in collaboration with Microsoft to see what our edge-to-cloud connectivity solutions offer - and our real-world successes. Mon, 08 Oct 2018 05:00:00 +0000 Morse Watchmans Taps Tim Purpura for New Sales Position Fri, 05 Oct 2018 06:37:00 +0000 Arecont Vision Costar: New Beginning, Ready for Future Growth Arecont Vision Costar today announced its key product portfolio, business plans, and executive leadership team following the initial launch of the business in July, 2018. The new company is a business unit of Costar Technologies, Inc., a Coppell, Texas-based corporation that designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes a wide range of proven products for the video surveillance and machine vision markets. Fri, 05 Oct 2018 05:24:00 +0000 Genetec: New Chief Commercial Officer and Vice President of Global Sales Genetec announced two promotions within its executive leadership team. Guy Chenard, has been promoted to Chief Commercial Officer from his previous role of Vice President of Sales. Michel Chalouhi has taken on an international position within the company and is now Vice President of Global Sales. Thu, 04 Oct 2018 13:28:00 +0000 GIT SECURITY AWARD 2019: The Winners "Welcome to this year's GIT SECURITY AWARD, we are glad that you all came", is the announcement of Steffen Ebert and Dr. Heiko Baumgartner, the hosts of the award ceremony, when they welcomed all the participants and winners to the Wiley stand during Security Essen 2018. Thu, 04 Oct 2018 09:55:00 +0000 Event: How Do Changes to the UK Telecommunications Network Affect the Fire and Security Industry? Together with its Member the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) Euralarm will bring the latest updates on Next Generation Networks to the Industry on October 31st in Warrington and December 11th in Belfast. Tue, 02 Oct 2018 14:40:00 +0000 Flir: High-Resolution Thermal Security Cameras Flir has expanded its line of Flir FB-Series thermal security cameras to include the first models with 640 x 480 resolutions. Originally launched in early 2018 with a resolution of 320 x 240, the FB-Series now has a broader range of resolution and lens options to suit any application. Mon, 01 Oct 2018 14:25:00 +0000