Allcooper celebrates 30 years and a move

Allcooper Group has completed its move to a new head office, located in the centre of Gloucester. The site is a

New connectivity for Cambridge city CCTV

Siklu has been selected by the City of Cambridge to provide wireless connectivity for the city’s CCTV surveillance

IFSEC 2017 REVIEW: Videcon

Trade shows can be hectic and tiring (and hot) which is why plenty of people had a well-earned pint at the

IFSEC 2017 REVIEW: Vanderbilt

At IFSEC 2017 Vanderbilt demonstrated its strength in cloud technology which can vastly improve integration and

IFSEC 2017 REVIEW: Milesight

With intuitive, must-have functionality and superior image quality, new Mini PTZ Bullet was a major attraction on

IFSEC 2017 REVIEW: Panasonic

Panasonic took a new approach to exhibiting at IFSEC by focusing on more than just new products. After the event we

IFSEC 2017 REVIEW: Hikvision

Hikvision the supplier of innovative video surveillance products and solutions, exhibited the latest in

Eagle Eye Networks acquires Panasonic’s Cloud division

Eagle Eye Networks has announced the acquisition of Panasonic Cloud Management Services Europe BV (PCMSEU) makers

Oldest school updates from analogue systems

Situated on a World Heritage site within the Precincts of Canterbury Cathedral, The King’s School, Canterbury is

WebWay launches new monitoring service

WebWay has announced a new service for installers to provide to customers; CONXTD is a social network for alarms.

Gallions Reach replaces failing CCTV

Gallions Reach is the largest Shopping Park in London, set on a 65 acre site with 325,000 square feet of retail

GJD acquires Radiovisor and its technologies

GJD has acquired from Radiovisor t/a Lazer Systems all of their infra-red beam and barrier technology plus all

Vista announces cloud integration with qulu 3.0

Vista has announced the launch of qulu 3.0 which sees cloud integration with the VMS. Gary Rowden, Divisional

Master key suite system protects residents

A master key suite system installed by Delta Security is helping to protect residents within properties managed by

Standalone access system with keypad launched

Abloy UK has launched an updated version of its SMARTair standalone access control system with the addition of

Highways England adopts open approach to CCTV

ONVIF has announced that Highways England has adopted an ONVIF–centric open standards approach to video technology

Lock technology donation aids charity project

ERA has donated over 20 of its traditional mortice locks, along with a number of night latches to Victory Outreach

QED partners with UTC for TruVision

Quality Essential Distribution (QED) has become an official distributor of TruVision CCTV range following a new

Providing 24/7 protection for Picasso exhibit

Milestone XProtect, the open platform IP video management software (VMS), was selected to provide a 24-hour video

Securi-Guard named Hochiki System Partner

Hochiki Europe (UK) has selected Securi-Guard Fire and Security to be one of its approved Systems Partners in the

Evolution upgrades hospital infrastructure

Evolution has helped to improve the security of patients, visitors and staff at one of Scotland’s largest teaching

TDSi reveals IFSEC education schedule

TDSi has announced details of its education programme for the Tavcom Training Theatre at IFSEC International 2017.

Oprema to host trade counter at IFSEC

Oprema is to host the exclusive trade counter distributor at this year’s IFSEC in London this year.  Working with a


Today’s surveillance systems need to work as a single, unfailing unit.  From capturing and storing, to retrieving


Trade shows can be hectic and tiring, why not take a break and come have a well-earned pint at the Installer World



Meet the installer – Clare Marie Howes

Clare Marie Howes is the Sales Director at Network Security & Fire and has been in the industry for 13 years, with the company having been in operation for 23 years. The company has locations in Basingstoke, London, Oxford, Reading, Southampton, Portsmouth and Bournemouth....

PSI Product Tests



This is an indoor unit from the Illustra IP dome series, with a 30x zoom lens and 2MP HD resolution. This particular variant of the dome is for internal use only and has a black finish with a plastic surround to the camera module and metal side plates that cover the electronics...


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...



Tough times to retain staff

Annually SSR Personnel undertakes a global salary surveys measuring remuneration data across all roles in the security technology sector. Here CEO Peter French talks about the latest results and what they mean for security installers and employers The survey primarily looks at...

How to sell more contracts

It is surprising how little time is invested by business owners and management in the security sector in growing the service contract base and related income streams. From our experience working with security installers, at least 80% of management time is invested in designing,...



Analogue CCTV – back for good?

The annual IFSEC event always throws up an unexpected news announcement or reveals a new trend and 2017 was no different. This year, we are apparently seeing sales growth of an old friend…        For the last ten years or maybe even more (it feels like a long time anyway)...