Inception update enables automated actions

Inner Range has released a new update for its entry-level product Inception, allowing operators to set automated

Lighter version of VSaaS technology announced

Ocucon has developed a lighter version of the VSaaS product, Cloud by Ocucon, allowing retailers to now benefit

Pauline Norstrom named Honorary BSIA Member

Pauline Norstrom has been appointed by the BSIA Board as Honorary Member of the Association. Pauline’s involvement

Vista and Facewatch in facial recognition partnership

Vista CCTV and Facewatch have announced a partnership to deliver facial recognition software to the security

Ex-rugby player joins the SecureIT team

John Reid has been appointed the new Head of Sales at SecureIT. Having previously been responsible for the growth

Biometric access control for Pontefract tea facility

Stanley Security has installed a biometric access control system at beverage company Finlays’ Pontefract site to

Vimpex acquires Sigma Fire and Security

Vimpex has acquired the legal rights and ownership of Sigma Fire and Security and its brands Smart+Guard and

Tavcom and SSAIB announce training partnership

Tavcom Training has announced a partnership with the Security Systems and Alarms Inspection Board (SSAIB) to

Smart home market to hit $158Bn by 2024

Recent years have brought a massive interest in smart home technology, with more and more average house owners

Quantum announces WD subsidiary acquisition

Quantum Corporation has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Western Digital Technologies, a

CSL appoints new Head of Customer Services

CSL has announced the appointment of Adam Spain as its new Head of Customer Services. Adam, a customer service

Ignus Fire Services deploys vehicle telematics

Ignus Fire Services has deployed vehicle telematics technology to live track its mobile engineers. The system from

Company merger to help drive business

Burton Safes has completed a merger with Safe & Vault Company. Ownership of the new group is shared between the

FTI named as Nittan Elite Partner of the Year

Nittan Europe has announced Dublin-based Fire Technology Ireland (FTI) as its Nittan Elite Partner of the year.  At

New CCTV tool to help improve system management

Ecl-ips has developed a new product aimed at helping ensure CCTV systems are managed more effectively. CCTV Logbook

ASIS APP training now available in the UK

PerpetuityARC Training has announced that it is now offering training for the ASIS International Associate

Universal Security Systems is Partner of the Year

Universal Security Systems has won the 2019 C-CURE Enterprise Partner of the Year Award. The Award was presented to

Tom Filce is Interim Head of Security at Mayflex

Distributor Mayflex has appointed Tom Filce in the role of Interim Head of Security. Tom previously led t

VITEC announces strategic acquisition of IPtec

VITEC has announced the strategic acquisition of IPtec, a developer and manufacturer of solutions for low-latency

Euralarm appoints two new technical managers

The professional team of Euralarm has been strengthened with two new technical managers. Michael Scharnowsky has

The Future of Security Theatre returns to IFSEC

IFSEC International organisers have announced the return of the Future of Security Theatre, in collaboration with

QED announces strategic partnership with Tenda

Quality Essential Distribution has announced a partnership with the supplier of networking devices, Tenda

Ashley Knowles retires from 360 Vision

360 Vision Technology has announced that Sales Director Ashley Knowles has retired from the company, and the

Torbay Council upgrades surveillance system

OpenView Security Solutions has completed an upgrade to Torbay Council’s public space surveillance system and

Kentec completes EN54-13 approvals

Kentec Electronics has completed EN54-13 approvals for the Taktis fire panel product line. The approvals were

Interviews

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Meet the installer – Paul Garry

Paul Garry is Managing Director at Fire Action in Sidcup, Kent. Areas of expertise for the company are fire alarms, CCTV, access control, intruder alarms, disabled refuge, video entry, extinguishers and a wealth of complimentary fire safety and security services. Accreditations...
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Meet the installer – Dean Gilbert

Dean Gilbert is General Manager at Ace Security and Electrical in Loughton, Essex. With areas of expertise including design, installation and maintenance of electronic fire and security products, the company boasts accreditations such as NSI Gold, BAFE, NIC EIC, BSIA,...

PSI Product Tests

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TESTED – Satel Slimline PIRs

Satel produces a variety of PIR detectors within the Slimline range; the models tested and reported here are the Grade 2 “Slim-PIR-Luna” and the Grade 3 “Slim-Dual-Pro” models. The Luna version includes white-light illuminators, while this Pro version provides dual technology...
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TESTED – Bosch NDE-3503-AL

Part of the Bosch Flexidome IP 3000i IR range, this fixed dome camera is impact resistant to IK10 with IP66 protection rating and has a 1/2.9” 5MP CMOS sensor, 3.2 to 10mm motorised lens and a range of “Essential” video analytic functions. It has a diameter of 137mm and height of...