Quanergy Systems agrees UK&I distribution deal

Quanergy Systems has announced a distribution partnership with Oprema. Through the partnership, Oprema will provide

Void property management white paper

Assa Abloy Security Solutions has released a white paper on key management and control for void properties in the

Norbain North moves to accommodate growth

Due to sustained growth, Norbain has announced that it has relocated its North office to larger premises in

Employers expect technical skills shortage

Over 70% of employers believe that they will face a shortage of technology professionals over the next year,

Burglary and social media correlation

New research by Swinton has uncovered that Manchester residents are the most likely to fall victim to a break-in.

Paxton recognised at Business Awards

Paxton was named Company of the Year at the Brighton and Hove Business Awards recently. The company was also highly

OpenView achieves Gold status accreditation

OpenView Security Solutions has achieved Gold accreditation status in Milestone’s Channel Partner Programme. The

IDIS technology chosen for World Cup 2018

It has been revealed that IDIS surveillance technology was chosen for a surveillance upgrade at the 45,000 capacity

Cloud recording developed for analogue systems

Manything Pro has worked with engineers from Hikvision to integrate its offsite cloud recording software with a

Uri Guterman takes on newly created role

Hanwha Techwin Europe has recruited Uri Guterman to take on the newly created role of Head of Product &

Access control management upgrade for SBE

Located in Saint Léonard, France, SBE provides electronic service, repair and aftersales support. With 600

Lighting, detection and wayfinding in one system

Hochiki Europe has launched FIREscape+, a system combining emergency lighting, fire detection and wayfinding

SSAIB auditors on the Register for CTSP

Tavcom Training, operator of the Register for Certified Technical Security Professionals (CTSP), is pleased to

Honeywell announces new corporate name

Honeywell has announced that Resideo will be the corporate name of the Honeywell Homes product portfolio and ADI

Rob Anderson appointed as BDM by Oprema

Oprema has appointed Rob Anderson as Business Development Manager. Rob has over 25 years’ experience in the

Amthal secures new support contract

Amthal has been awarded a new support contract with Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V, to upgrade and maintain

NSI strengthens in-house auditing team

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has appointed Ron Panter as security and fire systems auditor, and lead

Zitko Consulting launches Contract Desk

Fire and security recruitment specialist Zitko Consulting has announced the launch of a dedicated in-house Contract

Surveillance for fast-fit and multi-site jobs

IDIS has launched a range of price competitive cameras and recorders for fast-fit and multi-site projects. The new

BSIA welcomes Simon Banks as new Chairman

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has welcomed Simon Banks, Group Managing Director of CSL, as its

Skills on show at PSI Premier Golf Day 2018

This year’s PSI Premier Golf Day, held at Luton Hoo Golf Course, saw over 60 installers, manufacturers,

PSI Premier Award 2018 Winner – Honeywell

Honeywell won the Security Industry Product of the Year category in the 2018 PSI Premier Awards at the ceremony

PSI Premier Award 2018 Winner – Hikvision

Hikvision won the CCTV Product of the Year category in the 2018 PSI Premier Awards at the ceremony held at Warren

PSI Premier Award 2018 Winner – Pyronix

Pyronix won the Intruder Product of the Year category in the 2018 PSI Premier Awards at the ceremony held at Warren

PSI Premier Award 2018 Winner – Paxton

Paxton won the Access Control Product of the Year category in the 2018 PSI Premier Awards at the ceremony held at



Meet the installer – John Ketteridge

John Ketteridge is Sales Director at Dragon Security Systems based in Wroxham, Norfolk. Company areas of expertise include all forms of electronic security – CCTV, access control, intruder alarms, fire alarms and Refuge systems, barriers and gates. The business boasts...

Meet the installer – Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is Managing Director at The Alarm Company in Norwich. Areas of expertise for the company include intruder alarms, fire alarms, CCTV, access control, induction loops, disabled call systems (WC and refuge) and nurse call and the business boasts accreditations such as...

PSI Product Tests


TESTED: Concept Pro CP-HSD20-AHD

This Concept Pro IP66 IK10 rated speed-dome is based on the Starvis 1/2.8” CMOS sensor, giving a 2MP (1920 x 1080p) image with a 20x zoom lens and in-built infrared illuminators with a stated range of up to 150 metres. A 30x zoom version is also available. The camera provides...

TESTED – Manything Pro App

Manything is a name some of you will already know as the company that has an app that enables unused smartphones to be used as surveillance cameras. This is an ingenious app especially given the number of old phones we have knocking around, although for the professional installer...



Understanding ONVIF Profiles

Understanding the device specifications for integrators, installers and security end users for complete IP video solutions Systems integrators are frequently charged with creating an IP-based video surveillance installation for a client’s facility that brings together the best...

A lesson in lockdown requirements

A terrorist incident, a traffic accident, an intruder, air pollution, a nearby fire, or even a dangerous dog roaming around outside – just a few of the situations that could require a school or other public building to go into lockdown. With such events becoming more frequent,...



The professional installer and the DIY market

What impact will the DIY security market have upon professional systems and installers going forward? Simon Banks of CSL gives us his opinion on the rapidly growing technology trend: There has always been a DIY choice for security and many DIY systems are fit for purpose,...