Honeywell announces plans for ADI Global spin off

Honeywell has announced the results of its portfolio review, including its intention to separately spin off its

Research highlights weak link in security

Almost every front door has one, but new research shows letterboxes are all too often proving to be a weak link in

Mayflex authorised as Dahua UK Training Partner

Mayflex has achieved accreditation as a Dahua Authorised Training Partner in the UK. The certification has been

New access control system safeguards pupils

Delta Security is helping to ensure the safety of pupils and employees at the recently opened Gesher School with

GDPR discussed at Midwich Technology Exposed

Distributor Midwich gathered over 1,000 visitors from its partner community to showcase vendor offers for GDPR

Solution for increasing video resolution

Johnson Controls has introduced Holis HD Tribrid video recorders that support SD analogue cameras, Illustra

DVS partners with WD for DVR drives

Distributor DVS has moved to WD Purple hard drives for all of its digital video recorders. Scott Douglas, Sales

Attack Testing Zone expanded for IFSEC 2018

The organisers of IFSEC have announced that in 2018 the event will once again partner BRE Global/LPCB to host the

Paul King joins Dycon Power Solutions

Dycon Power Solutions has announced the appointment of Paul King in the newly created role of Business Development

Discussing fire door safety in the Midlands

More than 60 facilities managers, architects and door hardware installers attended a free event hosted by Assa

IP door entry solution at waterside development

Lancroft has installed Comelit’s ViP system in a residential development which comprises 286 apartments across four

New faces join the expanding Oprema team

Following the move to a new 15,000 sq ft premises after securing a co-investment from HSBC and Finance Wales,

Enhanced video management system is announced

Honeywell has announced an enhanced version of its Digital Video Manager (DVM). The new release, DVM R620, enables

Evolution appoints engineer Paul Atkinson

Evolution has appointed Paul Atkinson as a new Technical Sales Engineer to support the company’s commercial team.

Revised fire and security systems for school

Amthal has worked with Garston Manor School to create a scaleable solution to upgrade the fire and security systems

Cameras that recognise objects and actions

Built-in video analytics enable Bosch Autodome cameras to generate metadata to add sense and structure to the video

New control room for Stockport Homes

Stockport Homes, the organisation responsible for managing housing stock on behalf of Stockport Metropolitan

The UK’s first ‘Power Players’ are revealed

Charlie Harwood, who currently manages CEF’s Greenwich branch, has been named as joint-winner of the inaugur

Touchscreen terminal for easy access control

Tyco Security Products has released the Software House TST-100 touchscreen terminal. The interface offers clear

ECA uncovers disappointing apprenticeship stats

Fewer than 1 in 12 students (8 per cent) aged 15 to 18 in school or college in 2016/2017 are being advised to seek

Texecom launches its new connectivity platform

Texecom has announced the launch of its new connectivity platform, Texecom Connect, which allows security

John Houghton joins the Elmdene sales team

Elmdene International has announced a new addition to complete their sales team in the UK; John Houghton has now

New VSaaS service offers unlimited cloud storage

Launched this week, Ocucon is a Video Surveillance as a Service (VSaaS) system providing unlimited storage for

Senstar and Aimetis to become one company

Senstar has announced the beginning of a transition period to bring Aimetis under the Senstar brand. Senstar

Tom Brookes confirmed as new FSA Chair

Tom Brookes has been appointed as the new Chair of the Fire & Security Association (FSA). Tom has over

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Meet the installer – Scott McLean

Scott McLean is the Managing Director at Stirling Alarms /Stirling Electrical Services based in Stirling, Scotland. Company areas of expertise include intruder alarms, CCTV, access control, fire and electrical with accreditations such as NSI Gold, SELECT, Scottish Building...

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TESTED – Flir CC-3103-01-I

This is an IP66 rated corner mounting 3MP IP camera from the Flir Ariel range with a lens viewing angle designed to provide wall to wall and ceiling to floor coverage of the surveyed area. It has a curved front plate to ensure no grip is possible and that no ligature can be...
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TESTED – MaxxOne D8308

One of the D8300 range available from ShopMassive in the UK, the D8308 “Hawk” DVR has the capability to record 8 analogue inputs and 4 IP streams. The analogue inputs can be any mix of SD, AHD and TVI format signals. The Hawk is available as a 4 or 8 input recorder with a...

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The impact of so many security start-ups

Jim Dearing, senior analyst, building and security technology, IHS Markit looks at the sudden surge in new security businesses cropping up Homeowners worldwide have more security options available to them now than ever before. If you needed to purchase a home alarm or video...
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Reducing theft and insurance premiums?

Gavin Hepburn, sales and marketing director at ATG Access, looks at physical security solutions for car theft prevention The news that car thefts have risen by 30% in the past three years come as a major concern for motorists, particularly as this will likely cause insurance...

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The impact of the return of analogue

UK analogue video camera technology sales are reportedly on the up. So what do the experts think are the reasons for this and what does it mean for the video surveillance/security market in the future? Up until recently we were told by some manufacturers that IP would dominate...