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Police and DHF warn of security weaknesses

UK police are continuing to warn about the vulnerability of domestic entrance door locks which burglars can defeat in seconds in order to break in. They are advising householders to have their locks inspected professionally, especially those found on front and back doors made...
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Detection system busts congestion

Ipsotek has developed a new technology in partnership with Transport for London (TfL) which is helping to keep traffic flowing through one of Europe’s busiest cities. As one of a range of measures that is helping to smooth traffic flow in the capital, Ipsotek has worked with TfL...
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Enhancements to Digital Video Manager announced

Honeywell has announced enhancements to its Digital Video Manager (DVM). The latest release, DVM R600, will enable organisations to manage their security system with enhanced mobile capabilities and voice command, and mitigate business risk via support for current IT platforms....
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CCTV catches boy rip £1m painting

CCTV recently captured a Taiwanese boy tripping fist-first into a £1million painting at an art gallery in Taipei.  The 12-year-old stumbled over the rope barrier separating visitors from the 17th-century oil painting, and as he is catching his balance, he ends up punching a hole...
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A new home for growing fire and security team

Work has begun on a 4,000 sqft industrial unit that will become the new home to Securi-Guard’s Fire and Security ‘Systems’ Division. The unit is one of 22 that city planners have given developers permission to build on the edge of the existing business park at Darklake View in...
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Perimeter detection solutions for the digital age

GJD has announced its D-TECT IP range, which includes PIR, microwave and anti-masking. Key benefits include increased detector alignment and set up options, genuine alarm capture and resistance to false or ‘nuisance’ alarms. Another benefit is remote diagnostic control of the...
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London City Airport opens training room

London City Airport has recently opened a new simulation training room, mirroring its fire system which features panels from Advanced. Servicing over 3.6 million passengers annually, the airport has ten operating airlines that travel to over 45 destinations. The complex is...
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IDIS and Vivenda agree distribution deal

IDIS and Videnda have signed a partnership agreement that sees the distributor offering the full IDIS line up across the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. Under the agreement Videnda will distribute the IDIS flagship offering DirectIP which eliminates the need for IP...
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Richard Lee joins Wavestore

Wavestore has strengthened its sales team with the appointment of Richard Lee as Key Account Manager for the UK. Reporting to Glenn Fletcher, Head of Sales, Richard will be working closely with Wavestore’s client base to identify and support new opportunities for the company’s...
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Separate power and Ethernet benefits

What are the benefits to be gained by using separate PoE power supplies and Ethernet transmission devices for IP based security systems? According to Dantech Electronic Engineering the answer is extended reliability, system continuity, accessibility, compliance and physical...