HKC Security is acquired by Assa Abloy

Assa Abloy has acquired HKC, the manufacturer of professional fit, wired and wireless alarms and cloud based

CCTVdirect Open Day promotes business

Distributor CCTVdirect hosted its annual summer Open Day last week. Over 100 CCTV installers attended an afternoon

Videofied to offer webeyeCMS service

Webeye has announced that Videofied, a brand of Honeywell Homes, will offer the webeyeCMS cloud alarm service as

Two fire and security appointments for CSL

CSL has announced the appointments of Josh McClean and Ian Halliwell to its Fire and Security sales team. Josh

Stratus and Secure Logic partnership announced

Stratus Technologies and Secure Logiq have announced a partnership to provide secure enterprise server solutions.

IFSEC 2018 – Paxton

Paxton will showcase the latest addition to its video door entry system, the Net2 Entry Premium monitor, at this

IFSEC 2018 – Stanley

Stanley Product and Technology will be showcasing its PACOM and PAC GDX brands at IFSEC 2018. On the stand,


Ruggedized mobile network video records (NVRs) will be introduced by IDIS for high definition recording in the

IFSEC 2018 – Castel

Castel will be unveiling its open protocol Xellip2 IP-based intercom at IFSEC International 2018. The intercom

IFSEC 2018 – Intercoax

Intercoax will be launching new Ethernet transmission products at IFSEC 2018. For video, data and power

Norbain launches its Virtual Event

Norbain has announced that it will be launching a virtual event to be held on Tuesday 5th June. The on-line event

Jason Bezuidenhout appointed by Videcon

Videcon has appointed Jason Bezuidenhout as a new Business Development Manager. Jason will be directly responsible

Hanwha Techwin reveals VGA thermal cameras

Hanwha Techwin has introduced five new Wisenet VGA thermal cameras, which are able to capture images at up to 640 x

IFSEC 2018 – Texecom

Texecom opens a new world of possibilities from professional alarm systems At IFSEC 2018, the Texecom stand will

IFSEC 2018 – Hikvision

Visitors to stand D300 will see first-hand how AI is revolutionising the surveillance technology landscape, with

IFSEC 2018 – Western Digital

Western Digital Corporation is a data technology company which provides a variety of data solutions, purpose-built

IFSEC 2018 – Honeywell

At IFSEC 2018, Honeywell will be demonstrating its MAXPRO Cloud platform – the integrated security offering

IFSEC 2018 – Vanderbilt

Vanderbilt is looking forward to demonstrating its product portfolio’s strength and depth at IFSEC 2018

IFSEC 2018 – Panasonic

Panasonic will host brunch and learn sessions every day of IFSEC 2018, covering topics such as video management,

Businesses not ready for GDPR deadline

With just days to go until enforcement of GDPR begins on May 25th, nearly a quarter (22 percent) of small business

Now booking for the PSI Golf Day 2018

This year the PSI Golf Day and Premier Awards are being held at Warren Weir at Luton Hoo. Why not come and join us

Enhancing fire detection and monitoring

Kentec has launched its Ockular software solution providing complete control over fire detection and monitoring.

NSI appoints new Head of Standards

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has appointed Robert Conlon as Head of Standards. In his new role Robert

Access control security for student complex

An access control solution from Paxton is securing a new student accommodation complex in Netherlands. Study Studio

FIA announces two new course subjects

The Fire Industry Association has announced two new courses. The new qualification pathway is designed for those



Meet the installer – Rob Flinn

With 20 years in the industry, Rob Flinn is the Chief Executive of the Marlowe Fire & Security Group, the provider of end-to-end fire and security solutions. The company has regional centres in Bodmin, Chessington, Derby, Maidstone, Manchester, Newcastle, Norwich and Watford...

Meet the installer – Jacques Lombard

Jacques Lombard is the Owner/Managing Director at Syntinex in Chessington, Surrey. The security systems integration company is accredited to NSI Gold, ISO9001, SafeContractor and are members of the BSIA where Jacques is Chairman of the VSS (CCTV) Section Do you use a distributor...

PSI Product Tests


TESTED – D-Link DCS-4622

Promoted as part of the “Vigilance” range, this is a Full HD Panoramic PoE camera; the unit is based around a 1/3.2” 3MP sensor with a 1.1mm F2.0 fisheye lens. It is ONVIF compliant with a stated resolution of up to 1920 x 1536 pixels for video and snapshots. Compression is H.264...

TESTED – Master Lock 5426EURD

There is a multitude of ways to grant someone access to a building with a sophisticated access control system but for the majority of homes and a large number of businesses it is still a key that is required. In many situations, such as for the care of elderly or for allowing...



Time to take a closer look at 360°?

Enrico Bizzaro, Head of Integrations for Wavestore, suggests that the time is right for installers to take a closer look at 360 degree cameras could give them a competitive edge In a challenging economic climate and with end-users understandably demanding maximum ROI from their...

Beating the skills shortage

Jamie Allam, Commercial Director at Amthal Fire & Security, looks at the bigger picture of today’s workplace dynamics and shows how multi-generational collaboration is one way to bridge the skills gap and maintain a committed, competent workforce One guaranteed topic of...



The positive impact of CCTV

The evolution of camera technology has had many positive impacts across different sectors in the UK and is now going to play a part in helping improve animal welfare across England. On the 4th May 2018, the government began enforcing new legislation requiring all slaughterhouses...