Ashley Cardno joins the Oprema team

Oprema has appointed Ashley Cardno as Business Development Manager for the North of England. Ashley has over 20

Hikvision hosts its first VASP Day and Awards

Hikvision hosted its first Value Added Solution Partner (VASP) Day, which saw more than 140 guests recognised for

Videcon reveals new Xmas video for 2016

The team at Videcon has created a new Christmas greeting for 2017 following in the footsteps of their video release

Elmdene launches new power supply options

Elmdene has introduced two power supply units (PSU) devices: the PoE PowerPod and MiniPod.  When used together, the

Poole and Bournemouth FE College upgrades security

Redvision has played an important part in the protection of Bournemouth and Poole FE College, which has recently

Vista releases ‘Darkbuster’ PTZ camera

Vista has introduced the VK2-HD30LRIR-PM, a PTZ dome with 500m IR illumination. An addition to the VK2 range, this

Richard Gates is appointed by ISD Tech

ISD Tech has announced the appointment of Richard Gates to the position of Life Safety Project Design Engineer

Anti-ligature base reduces the risk of harm

Gent by Honeywell has announced the introduction of its improved S-Quad Anti-Ligature Base (ALD302) which is

Real-time parking guidance for supermarket

At the Australian headquarters of a discount supermarket chain in Minchinbury, NSW a parking guidance system was

Cloe Snell is Northern Region Manager for ievo

Covering the area North of the M62 corridor including Scotland, Cloe aims to develop, manage and support ievo’s

Bosch and Sony agree business partnership

Bosch Security Systems and Sony Corporation have signed a contract to establish a business partnership, effective

Tenth CSL Insurers’ Forum covers a host of topics

PSI was among the many guests at the tenth annual CSL Insurers’ Forum held this week in London. Chaired by

Tank museum benefits from IP CCTV upgrade

The museum of the Royal Tank Regiment and Royal Armoured Corps is a collection of tanks and armoured fighting

Videcon announces partnership with Redvision

Continuing its expansion of its third-party branded security equipment, Videcon has signed a distribution agreement

Dahua hires Mark Wall to aid UK expansion

Mark Wall has joined Dahua UK & Ireland as Area Sales Manager, covering the Midlands and Wales.  He has been in

Nitek signs UK distribution deal with Clear Vision

Nitek International and distributor Clear Vision Technologies have signed a new partnership agreement meaning that

SSAIB confirms Marks & Spencer’s compliance

SSAIB has confirmed that following an audit retailer Marks and Spencer has achieved the Surveillance Camera

Shopping centre upgrades to HD imaging

Looking to move to a totally IP surveillance camera network in the future but wanting to upgrade their current

Luminite adds “easy programming” feature

Luminite Electronics, manufacturer of the Genesis range of wireless and hard wired PIR detectors, has announced

Latest FIA survey indicates surprise trends

The FIA (Fire Industry Association) has released the results of its Market Conditions Survey, Wave 7.  This survey

Vanderbilt completes the purchase of ACT

Vanderbilt has announced the completion of its purchase of Access Control Technology (ACT). The ACT brand will be

Nortech reveals distribution and training news

Nortech has announced the appointment of Pro-Vision Distribution as an official distribution partner and revealed

Securacom appoints new sales manager

Securacom has started its recruitment drive with the appointment of a new sales manager. Graham Alexander, who

Conference to discuss fire standards and systems

Euralarm and EUSAS are organising a European conference on research into fire technologies that will shape the

Vista launches analogue camera with Starlight

Vista has announced the launch of the VVRD37V11HDAS vandal resistant camera – its first high definition analogue

Online Issue

Interviews

off

Meet the installer – Phil Burchell

Phil Burchell is the Managing Director at Admiral Security Systems in Surrey. Areas of expertise for the company are intruder alarms, CCTV, access control and door entry systems and accreditations include NSI Gold, Construction Line, Safe Contractor Approved, Trading Standards...

PSI Product Tests

off

TESTED: AES 603ABK DECT Intercom

The intercom unit is intended for providing control of access through gates or doors by way of a two-way wireless audio link and relay control. Features Promoted as a wireless intercom for electric gates and doors, utilising DECT technology the unit claims to provide a range of...
off

TESTED: Wavestore P-Series NVR

The Wavestore P-Series appliance is based on conventional PC hardware running a Linux operating system and Wavestore’s Video Management Software. The system is stated to offer a robust one-box solution for a range of security applications, handling up to 24 IP cameras with up to...

News

off

Ashley Cardno joins the Oprema team

Oprema has appointed Ashley Cardno as Business Development Manager for the North of England. Ashley has over 20 years’ experience in the security industry and prior to joining Oprema was...
off

Hikvision hosts its first VASP Day and Awards

Hikvision hosted its first Value Added Solution Partner (VASP) Day, which saw more than 140 guests recognised for their ongoing support. The VASP Partner Day was designed to demonstrate how much...
off

Videcon reveals new Xmas video for 2016

The team at Videcon has created a new Christmas greeting for 2017 following in the footsteps of their video release last year. In what looks like it could become a festive tradition for the...

Interviews

off

Meet the installer – Phil Burchell

Phil Burchell is the Managing Director at Admiral Security Systems in Surrey. Areas of expertise for the company are intruder alarms, CCTV, access control and door entry systems and accreditations include NSI Gold, Construction Line, Safe Contractor Approved, Trading Standards...

Articles

off

The gender gap and the security industry

A 2013 report conducted by (ISC)2 on the Global Information Security Workforce found that women represent 11% of the workforce. The Women’s Security Society actually estimates that across the security industry as a whole that number is reduced down to 10%. Compare this statistic...
off

Spotlight falls on attack-resistant locks

A row over the online sale of lock picks and other thieves’ tools to the general public has accelerated interest amongst locksmiths and security professionals in locks that successfully resist attack. Police chiefs have expressed concern over the ready availability of lock...

Comment

off

Camera costs and maintaining margins

Over the last few decades CCTV has become a major part of the security industry and is relied on by many people for deterrence, detection and evidence, but can it continue to be a main focus for installers in the future?   A look through the pages of PSI magazine will leave...