CSL announces Emizon Networks acquisition

CSL has announced the acquisition of Emizon Networks. The deal is the first since CSL’s Management team reinvested

Evolution launches new EAS division

Evolution has launched a new division to provide a range of Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS) solutions to

ECA is looking for installation excellence

Power Players is a new initiative from the ECA that recognises and rewards excellence and innovation in the

VCA appoints new UK Technical Manager

Garry Carson has been appointed to the newly created role of UK Technical Manager for VCA, the manufacturer of

TDSi supports education programme at IFSEC

TDSi has announced that it will be sponsoring the Tavcom Training Theatre at IFSEC International 2017, as well as

Unite Students seeks fire and security innovators

Innovators in the field of building security and fire safety are being asked to pitch their latest ideas to a panel

Queen’s Award for Enterprise success for GJD

GJD has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade, the accolade for international

Hanwha Techwin expands UK sales team

Hanwha Techwin has announced two new additions to its UK sales team. Ian Stewart (pictured) has been appointed

Entrepreneurs reveal remote security system

A team of young tech entrepreneurs has announced a real-time, remote area security system in answer to the

Students benefit from enhanced personal protection

CriticalArc has announced that its SafeZone personal protection and campus security system has been selected by

Linda Wood joins Tyco Security Products

Linda Wood has joined Tyco Security Products as Regional Sales Manager – North. Linda has worked within the

40x zoom PTZ for simple city surveillance

The outdoor, vandal-proof, Full-HD, PTZ camera WV-X6531N from Panasonic comes equipped with a 40x optical zoom,

Paxton appoints a Global Training Manager

The company’s training programme of providing hands-on workshops across its product range has now been replicated

Fire protection at Bulgaria’s Sofia University

A fire system from Advanced has been selected to protect the Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy at Bulgaria’s Sofia

Four-in-one 1080P/3MP DVR with QR set up

The Hawk D8300 series of digital video recorders from MaxxOne allows for full HD 1080P recording with any CVBS,

Hadrian Technology ranked in the FT 1000 listing

Hadrian Technology has been shortlisted in The Financial Times’ inaugural ranking of Europe’s fastest-growing

WD increases Purple HDD capacity to 10TB

Western Digital has announced the availability of the WD Purple 10TB HDD, the newest member of its high-capacity

MLA reports Expo numbers on the up

The Master Locksmiths Association has announced that registrations for the MLA Expo are up on previous years. MLA

New fire system protects high-tech workplace

A Star Wars themed cinema, a library that has a secret passage in the bookcase, Rolling Stones themed bathrooms and

James Vian is appointed by Mayflex

Mayflex has appointed a Security Training/Vendor Manager. James Vian joins the business with a diverse background

Raytec expands range of network illuminators

Raytec has launched two new product lines, VARIO 2 IP and VARIO 2 PoE will provide purpose built lighting solutions

The IFSEC 2017 seminar streams revealed

Covering every aspect of security, from access control and video surveillance to smart buildings, cyber, border

Neil Killick to head up Milestone in UK&I

Milestone Systems has announced the appointment of Neil Killick as its new Country Manager for UK and Ireland.

New camera system for SCL Tigers

Swiss ice hockey club SCL Tigers has put the freeze on disruption at matches thanks to the installation of a new

Evolution gains CompEX certification

Evolution (Electronic Security Systems) has become one of the companies within the UK security sector able to

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CSL announces Emizon Networks acquisition

CSL has announced the acquisition of Emizon Networks. The deal is the first since CSL’s Management team reinvested with Norland Capital, ICONIQ Capital & RIT Capital Partners. The acquisition will enhance CSL’s existing service with greater IP capability, as well as...

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Axis Communications

Axis is the market leader in network video. We invented the world’s first network camera back in 1996 and we’ve been innovators in video surveillance ever since, increasing the security of millions of people worldwide and helping to meet the growing need for a smarter, safer world. With the help of 80,000 partners, spanning 179 countries, we’ve delivered a series of groundbreaking products and many industry firsts. And, we look forward to pioneering many more.

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TESTED: Serage SRTVIVDPRO70

The camera provides a TVI compatible HD output along with an SD output and has motorised lens functions. Three high intensity infrared LEDs are mounted on each side of the lens to provide long range scene illumination. A stiff plastic strip is bonded to the inside of the clear...
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TESTED – Ethos 4485 laser meter

There cannot be a toolbox in the business that does not contain at least one tape measure and while these are staples of the tradesman’s kit they can be a bit of a pain when quoting for jobs that require multiple measurements being taken at a time. Thankfully there is an...

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No smoke and mirrors please!

Martyn Walley, National Technical Manager at Aico, looks at the key features to look out for in smoke alarms this year There was a time when a smoke alarm was a relatively simple thing in terms of features; usually it was restricted to test and hush buttons or the option of a...
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The future of crowd access control?

A new blog from IDL discusses what crowd control in crowded areas such as sports stadiums might look like in the future. In the immediate aftermath of the tragic events in Westminster, and with London on high alert, enhanced security was deployed at Wembley Stadium to help ensure...

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Nice price, pay twice – not nice!

The issue of price vs quality raised its head again recently with a new report from the BSIA outlining how buyers need to be more aware of the importance of ROI over the initial upfront costs of technology and installation It was interesting to hear this month that the BSIA has...