Mayflex and Mobotix agree exclusive deal

Distributor Mayflex has secured an exclusive sales agreement with Mobotix in the UK. Mayflex has successfully

Research shows a fear of festive burglary

According to independent research commissioned by Verisure the festive period is a burglars’ bonanza. Two-thirds

New faces for Inner Range sales team

Kath Rhodes and Richard Money have joined the European team at Inner Range to head up sales across the UK as UK

Home security manufacturer agrees insurance discount

In a move that will interested many domestic security systems manufacturers and insurers, Cocoon, the sound

Gordon Morrison joins Tyco Security Products

Johnson Controls has announced the appointment of Gordon Morrison as the new GB Sales Director for the Tyco

IQIP joins the CSL Group

CSL, provider of secure connectivity for M2M/IoT devices, has announced its acquisition of IQIP, the European

New app designed to improve installer sales

RISCO Group has announced the release of AppSell, a tool designed to help installers sell security and smart home

Chubb engineers win national apprentice awards

Two Chubb Fire & Security engineers, Danny Harding and Max Wheeler, won National Apprentice of the Year awards

New platform designed to reduce false alarms

Calipsa has announced a new monitoring platform designed to provide real-time analytics to alarm receiving centres

CTSP applications top the 200 mark

Tavcom Training has announced that the Certified Technical Security Professional Register (CTSP) has received over

RBH Security Group appoints Nick Bartlett

New to RBH Security Group is Nick Bartlett who joins as Business Development Manager to the UK. Nick has over 20

Business crime initiative day success

National Business Crime Solution (NBCS), a not-for-profit organisation that enables the sharing of data between law

Eaton announced as new CSL Connected partner

CSL has announced Eaton as its latest Connected Partner. The “ARC Connection Only” variant of CSL Connected is

Mayflex completes refurb of M-Tech facilities

Mayflex has completed a refurbishment of its flagship demonstration facility at its Birmingham headquarters and

Colin Leatherbarrow joins Grosvenor Technology

Grosvenor Technology has appointed Colin Leatherbarrow to the position of Technical Director. “I am very pleased to

Alarm company opens first retail outlet

Raven Fire & Security based in North Wales has secured a commercial mortgage from HSBC to acquire its first

Lanarkshire security trade apprentices awarded

Lanarkshire’s finest securities apprentices were recently celebrated for completion of their apprenticeship

RISCO reveals two new intruder products

RISCO Group has released two new products to the intruder market with LuMIN8 Delta Plus, a backlit sounder allowing

Brits too scared to attend public events?

Four in ten people now fear for their safety at public events like music concerts and Christmas markets, in the

Laser scanner for museum artefact security

Sick’s TiM100 2D LiDAR sensor offers a budget level solution for security protection of artefacts in museum and

Royal visit for Apollo Fire Detectors

His Royal Highness, the Duke of Kent visited the headquarters of Apollo Fire Detectors in Havant, Hampshire

Extreme low-light surveillance camera

Canon Europe has announced the launch of the ME20F-SHN, a low light network camera for critical surveillance

Jessica Laramy appointed by Boon Edam

Boon Edam has announced the appointment of Jessica Laramy as its new UK Marketing Manager.  Jessica joins with vast

PSIM protects two London tower blocks

A new Concierge and Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) solution from Intergrated Security

BT reveals IP target at CSL Insurers’ Forum

Every year the CSL Insurers’ Forum is the place for some big announcements and in-depth revelations and the 2017

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Meet the installer – Steve Bird

Steve Bird is Operations Director at Bristol-based Astra Security. The CCTV and access control experts boast accreditations including NSI Gold, Safe-contractor and Constructionline. Is third party accreditation beneficial to your company? Absolutely! We were delighted to have...

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TESTED – AVTech AVH8516 NVR

This NVR, available in the UK from Traders Warehouse, has a removeable front panel giving access to 8 drive bays. These are unpopulated and can take up to 6TB drives giving a total unformatted capacity of 48TB. The specification supports recording of up to 16 x 5MP cameras. With...
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TESTED – Raytec VAR2-IPPOE-HY8-1

This illuminator is from Raytec’s latest range and is a hybrid design providing both Infrared and White light illumination from one network controlled device. The Infrared wavelength is centred on 850nm and a 940nm version is available on request. Power is by 4-Pair PoE or...

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Ten tips to protect visitor attractions

NW Systems’ resident security manager advisor and senior consultant Nigel Peers talks us through the top 10 considerations for securing visitor attractions: Identify & Prioritise Assets Assess and prioritise all assets to be protected and then the security risks across four...
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DIY security and the professional installer

The popularity of do-it-yourself (DIY) security systems is on the rise owing to their low cost, easy installation and smartphone-enabled operation. Anna Sliwon, research analyst, building and security technology, IHS Markit looks at the impact of DIY security on the professional...

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Security predictions for the New Year

As the end of the year approaches, what have we learned in 2017 and what can we expect of 2018 for the security industry?        The winter nights are drawing in and the kids have started writing colossal lists of ‘must have’ Xmas presents so that means it’s time for my annual...