Paxton announces autumn roadshow series

Paxton is to host a series of interactive roadshows this autumn to preview the release of its new single platform

Tyco conference goes “beyond security”

The delegates who attended the recent Tyco Engage Conference 2019 saw how Tyco, the security products division of

Store owner cuts shoplifting by 25%

Facewatch has won the support of Budgens shop owner Paul Wilks after a successful trial at his store at Jubilee

TDSi is acquired by Vitaprotech Group

TDSi has announced that it has agreed to be acquired by Vitaprotech Group. The acquisition continues Vitaprotech’s

OpenView invests in new training facility

OpenView Security Solutions has opened a new technical Training Academy at its Romford head office.  The facility

Urmet UK is awarded Secured by Design status

Urmet UK has been awarded Secured by Design certification, joining the UK’s official police security initiative

Chubb extends social housing contract

Chubb Fire & Security’s Community Care business has extended its contract with social housing provider North

New company for Panasonic security business

Panasonic has announced that it is to establish a new company to operate its security systems business in Japan and

Johnson Controls enters Grade 3 intrusion market

The new EN Grade 3-compliant PowerSeries Pro completes the JCI intrusion product portfolio with integrators now

Updates to PD 6662:2017 are highlighted

The NSI has outlined changes published in the latest edition of PD 6662, effective from 1st June 2019. PD 6662 is

Time running out for award nominations

Have you used a piece of kit or a supplier that has been mightily impressive over the last twelve months? As a

Contract drives integrated school security

Abzorb has won a new contract to deliver an integrated network cabling system and IP security at a new secondary

Shaun Kennedy takes over at Securitas UK

Shaun Kennedy has taken over as Country President and Managing Director of Securitas UK. Previous Country

Optex celebrates 40 years and looks ahead

Optex is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. Founded on 25th May 1979, the idea and principles of the

Dahua upgrades its smart motion detection

Dahua Technology has released SMD Plus, its full-channel smart motion detection system which, says the company,

NFC application aids livestock farmers

Cowtribe, an animal health solutions provider in Africa, is leveraging mobile technology to provide livestock

A new role for Darren Cooper at Pyronix

Pyronix has introduced Darren Cooper as its new Account Manager for South Central England. Darren has been with

Vivotek launches learning fisheye cameras

Vivotek has introduced two new H.265 Deep Learning fisheye cameras, the FE9191 and FE9391-EV. These two

Delta Security wins new maintenance contract

Delta Security has won a new contract with Gateway Housing to provide full maintenance and repairs to the CCTV,

VMS from 3xLogic now available in the UK

3xLogic has announced the availability of its Vigil video management system in Europe. The VMS is the driving force

Hikvision announces 2018 financial results

Hikvision has disclosed its full-year 2018 financial results showing a total operating income of RMB 49.84 billion,

UK company wins first prize in US awards

UK-based surveillance technology company Ocucon has been named the most innovative global asset protection company

OpenView is awarded Platinum Partner status

OpenView Security Solutions has been awarded Platinum Partner status by Flir Security Systems UK.  OpenView is one

Oprema accredited as Investors in People

Distributor Oprema has been awarded accreditation against the Investors in People Standard. The company is based in

Milestone Systems opens its new UK headquarters

Milestone Systems has opened its new UK headquarters at the Landmark business park in Reading, Berkshire. The n



Meet the installer – Mark Gray

Mark Gray is Sales Director at Sitewatch Fire & Surveillance based in Halesowen, West Midlands. Areas of expertise for the company include CCTV, access control, barriers & gates, intruder & fire alarms and the business boasts NSI NACOSS GOLD, NSI FIRE GOLD and BAFE...

Meet the installer – Pete and Marie Granville

Pete and Marie Granville are the driving force behind Broadsword Security in Chipping Norton with Pete looking after the strategy and Marie running the day-to-day business. Company expertise includes all forms of commercial and domestic security – intruder alarm, CCTV, access...

PSI Product Tests


TESTED – Ajax Alarm System

The Ajax alarm system is a wireless based EN50131 Grade 2 range of components that can be mixed and matched to suit a variety of home and office environments. Components are available in white or black finish to suit the décor of the site. Smartphone setup, management and...

TESTED – Hikvision DS-K1T604MF

The Hikvision Face Recognition terminal is a self-contained image capture and display device that can be used to authenticate individuals by their facial details to allow access to buildings or facilities. In addition, there is a built-in Mifare card reader and the ability to add...



Security should not be an afterthought

Integrated fire and security solutions business Evolution has said that the security industry is being too slow to adopt and adapt to BIM – Building Information Modelling – and reap the benefits it can bring in the design and commissioning of new security installations. Evolution...

Intelligent transport – get the light right

Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) are a combination of advanced information and communication technologies used in transportation and traffic management systems to enhance the efficiency, safety and sustainability of transportation networks. Here Raytec provides some practical...



Families should get 24/7 access to CCTV

Allowing worried families access to CCTV could help prevent abuse cases at care homes says Jonathan Ratcliffe of Thanks to the undercover journalism by programmes including BBC Panorama, we have all become aware of the harrowing abuse suffered by residents in a small...