SourceSecurity.com RSS - Honeywell news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Honeywell news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/co/honeywell.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2016 Fri, 22 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 22 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT Castel two-way IP audio-video intercom solutions installed at One Bedford Avenue, Londonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/castel-ip-audio-video-intercom-one-bedford-avenue-co-11176-ga-co-13992-ga-co-13993-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga.20380.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/castel-ip-audio-video-intercom-one-bedford-avenue-co-11176-ga-co-13992-ga-co-13993-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga.20380.htmlApplications NewsFri, 22 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Castel is working in partnership with systems integrators, GBE Fire and Security, to install its Xellip IP solution</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>IP intercom and access control specialist, Castel UK, has supplied its market-leading two-way IP audio-video intercom to GBE Fire and Security for One Bedford Avenue, a &pound;33 million mixed retail and office development in the West End of London. The project replaces a pair of redundant office blocks and encompasses 115,000 sq. ft. of accommodation, constructed to the BREEAM environmental assessment...Honeywell completes acquisition of Xtralis to further strengthen security and fire portfoliohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-completes-acquisition-xtralis-security-fire-technology-co-2173-ga-co-73-ga.20122.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-completes-acquisition-xtralis-security-fire-technology-co-2173-ga-co-73-ga.20122.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 04 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Xtralis will be integrated into Honeywell&rsquo;s Automation and Control Solution strategic business group</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Honeywell announced that it has completed its acquisition of Xtralis, a leading global provider of aspirating smoke detection, advanced perimeter security technologies, and video analytics software for $480 million.</p> <p><strong>Fire verification and perimeter security technologies</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;The acquisition of Xtralis is a good strategic fit to our current fire detection portfolio and will bring unique capabilities and customer...Napco Security to debut advanced universal communicator models at ISC West 2016http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/napco-advanced-universal-communicator-ISC-West-2016-co-583-ga-co-2173-ga-co-8294-ga-co-3194-ga-co-10903-ga.20112.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/napco-advanced-universal-communicator-ISC-West-2016-co-583-ga-co-2173-ga-co-8294-ga-co-3194-ga-co-10903-ga.20112.htmlEvents NewsMon, 04 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The full line of code-compliant StarLink Communicators offer the broadest coverage</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Napco Security Technologies will debut several new advanced universal communicator models at <a href="http://us.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/isc-west-2016.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West,</a> Booth 12043, all offering even more dealers throughout North America, unbeatable reliability, savings, and continuing its successful $70 Tradeup incentive programme.</p> <p><strong>StarLink communication...Honeywell launches WIN-PAK 4.4 software suite and WIN-PAK for Galaxy software to monitor intruder, access and video security systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-launches-win-pak-4-4-sofware-win-pak-for-galaxy-software-security-management-co-2173-ga-npr.19988.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-launches-win-pak-4-4-sofware-win-pak-for-galaxy-software-security-management-co-2173-ga-npr.19988.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 17 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>Honeywell recently announced the release of WIN-PAK&reg; 4.4 software suite, an update to the popular security software suite that now features a better user interface and other improvements, as well as the launch of WIN-PAK for Galaxy&reg; software, specifically designed for the Honeywell Galaxy range of security products.</p> <p>Available in several versions, the WIN-PAK software suite was designed for small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) with an in-house security function. The software allows several systems to be integrated into one central location, providing an efficient centralised security function that is easy to operate and manage, and that can be upgraded and expanded in line with the changing needs of the user.</p> <p><strong>Enhanced user-interface interface and new features</strong></p> <p>Providing user management and monitoring for intruder, access and video security systems, WIN-PAK 4.4 introduces several new features including a simpler user interface...The rise of specialist distributors and smart strategies disrupting the traditional security distribution markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/specialist-distributors-smart-strategies-disrupting-security-distribution-market-co-289-ga-co-4261-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-7909-ga-co-1437-ga.19973.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/specialist-distributors-smart-strategies-disrupting-security-distribution-market-co-289-ga-co-4261-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-7909-ga-co-1437-ga.19973.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 16 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" align="center"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" align="center"><strong>The established security distribution channel is being disrupted by a new trend towards<br />specialist distributors &ndash; who offer more a more focused range of products and<br />support services</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>In the last 10 years a lot has changed within UK security distribution, but on the surface everything would appear to be the same.</strong></p> <p><strong>The top two distributors remain the same, despite creditors at...Honeywell introduces CDMA-X alarm communications radios with Verizon wireless network compatibilityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-cdma-alarm-communications-radios-campatible-verizon-wireless-network-co-2173-ga-npr.19827.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-cdma-alarm-communications-radios-campatible-verizon-wireless-network-co-2173-ga-npr.19827.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 07 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>Honeywell recently introduced the first in a series of alarm communications radios compatible with Verizon&rsquo;s wireless network, giving security dealers more options to expand their businesses in alternative cellular coverage areas.</p> <p>The new CDMA-X Radio with Verizon 1XRTT technology supports Honeywell Total Connect Remote Services&reg; and alarm signal transport for fire, burglary and status messages. It comes pre-activated and is remotely upgradable, allowing for a faster installation and lower maintenance costs.</p> <p><strong>Compatible with Verizon wireless network</strong></p> <p>The new line of radios from Honeywell will leverage Verizon&rsquo;s wireless network, which is based on Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) technology. Radios registered via AlarmNet Direct can be activated in all Verizon and Verizon partner coverage areas, helping dealers increase their wireless footprint and speed up installations.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;With the connected home becoming...LifeSafety adds Honeywell Pro-Watch and HID VertX access systems to FlexPower power enclosureshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/lifesafety-adds-honeywell-pro-watch-hid-co-823-ga-co-2173-ga-co-11474-ga-npr.19840.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/lifesafety-adds-honeywell-pro-watch-hid-co-823-ga-co-2173-ga-co-11474-ga-npr.19840.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 04 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>LifeSafety Power&reg; Inc., the industry leader in Smart Power Solutions and patented remote networking capabilities, continues to bring to the installation community additional access control capabilities with its integral power solutions.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Honeywell Pro-Watch and FlexPower HCLASS integration</strong></p> <p>LifeSafety Power recently added 8- and 16-door Honeywell Pro-Watch&reg; Access Systems to its FlexPower&reg; HCLASS&trade; portfolio of power solution enclosures. Now integrators can take advantage of ease of installation and wiring efficiencies in the all-in-one power solutions for FlexPower HCLASS for 4, 8, and 16-door Pro-Watch access panels, including single and dual voltage, as well as networked power specifications. FlexPower HCLASS enclosures yield greater profit margins with simpler enclosure installation and wiring in a space-saving design. With the ability to include system power, lock power and access controller boards in one housing,...Security industry speculates as Honeywell-UTC deal falls throughhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-industry-speculates-honeywell-utc-deal-co-4878-ga-co-2173-ga-co-2900-ga-co-10787-ga-co-1726-ga-co-5928-ga-co-73-ga-sb.19844.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-industry-speculates-honeywell-utc-deal-co-4878-ga-co-2173-ga-co-2900-ga-co-10787-ga-co-1726-ga-co-5928-ga-co-73-ga-sb.19844.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 03 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong><span style="font-size: small;">In a year of mega-deals impacting the security marketplace, one of the big news stories recently was a deal that did not happen &ndash; between giants Honeywell and United Technologies (UTC). Financial news pages have been full of the back-and-forth between these two companies. It seems Honeywell wanted to merge with UTC, but UTC declined because of &ldquo;insurmountable regulatory obstacles and strong customer opposition.&rdquo; <em>So the deal is off, at least for now.</em></span></strong></p> <p class="blue_bold"><span style="font-size: small;">Impact on the security market</span></p> <p>The deal, which could have resulted in a $160 billion conglomerate, involves many more business units than security, of course. United Technologies and Honeywell both operate in a long list of business categories. Some of them compete, which is the reason for possible antitrust (regulatory) concerns.</p> <p>The security part of the puzzle isn&rsquo;t...Honeywell acquires RSI Video Technologies, leading provider of Videofied intrusion detection systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-acquires-rsi-video-technologies-provider-videofied-intrustion-detection-co-2173-ga-co-7337-ga.19820.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-acquires-rsi-video-technologies-provider-videofied-intrustion-detection-co-2173-ga-co-7337-ga.19820.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 02 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; height: 267px;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" align="center"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The acquisition of RSI enhances Honeywell&rsquo;s ability to meet increasing<br />global customer need for video verification</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Honeywell announced that it has acquired privately held RSI Video Technologies (RSI), a leading global provider of intrusion detection systems for commercial and residential security applications under the brand Videofied&reg;, for approximately $123 million (&euro;113 million).</p> <h2>$123 million deal</h2> <p>RSI&rsquo;s...Honeywell Sucre Box and Sucre Box+ wireless security and home automation gateway for self-monitoringhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-sucre-box-sucre-box-security-co-2173-ga-npr.19802.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-sucre-box-sucre-box-security-co-2173-ga-npr.19802.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 02 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>Honeywell recently announced the Sucre Box and Sucre Box+ security panels, which offer increased integration with other systems through the Honeywell Total Connect Comfort International (TCCI) mobile app, including Honeywell evohome thermostats. The new security panels follow on the launch of Honeywell Cloud Services and the first Le Sucre&trade; wireless intruder alarm panel for self-monitoring service.</p> <p><strong>Self-monitoring and remote service solution</strong></p> <p>Le Sucre with Honeywell Cloud Services offers a complete self-monitoring and remote service solution, which can be placed anywhere in the home. When an alarm is triggered, whether by a motion detector, smoke detector, or carbon monoxide alarm, the homeowner is alerted by email or text message &ndash; providing peace of mind that their home is secure, wherever they are in the world.</p> <p>Developed to interface seamlessly with the Honeywell Cloud and Le Sucre, the new Sucre Box panel is connected...Honeywell acquires Xtralis, video security and fire detection company, for $480 millionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-acquires-xtralis-video-security-fire-detection-co-2173-ga-co-73-ga.19587.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-acquires-xtralis-video-security-fire-detection-co-2173-ga-co-73-ga.19587.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Honeywell has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Xtralis, a leading global provider of aspirating smoke detection along with advanced perimeter security technologies and video analytics software, for $480 million from funds advised by Pacific Equity Partners and Blum Capital Partners.</strong></p> <p class="blue_bold">Xtralis smoke detection solutions for facility security and incident management</p> <p>Xtralis aspirating smoke detection solutions protect many Fortune...Tri-Ed wraps up 2015 stadium tour with final stop in Denver, Coloradohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tri-ed-wraps-2015-stadium-tour-co-74-ga-co-96-ga-co-126-ga-co-3107-ga-co-227-ga-co-6303-ga-co-289-ga-co-2654-ga-co-9640-ga-co-2679-ga-co-10023-ga-co-9756-ga-co-746-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-8663-ga-co-737-ga-co-988-ga-co-10900-ga-co-13523-ga-co-2931-ga-co-2951-ga-co-7878-ga-co-1191-ga-co-1049-ga-co-10768-ga-co-3349-ga-co-6080-ga-co-1283-ga-co-1286-ga-co-1405-ga-co-2924-ga-co-9381-ga-co-2988-ga-co-9935-ga-co-7927-ga-co-3083-ga-co-1795-ga.19379.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tri-ed-wraps-2015-stadium-tour-co-74-ga-co-96-ga-co-126-ga-co-3107-ga-co-227-ga-co-6303-ga-co-289-ga-co-2654-ga-co-9640-ga-co-2679-ga-co-10023-ga-co-9756-ga-co-746-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-8663-ga-co-737-ga-co-988-ga-co-10900-ga-co-13523-ga-co-2931-ga-co-2951-ga-co-7878-ga-co-1191-ga-co-1049-ga-co-10768-ga-co-3349-ga-co-6080-ga-co-1283-ga-co-1286-ga-co-1405-ga-co-2924-ga-co-9381-ga-co-2988-ga-co-9935-ga-co-7927-ga-co-3083-ga-co-1795-ga.19379.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 14 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Tri-Ed customers enjoy a night out at the ballgame following technical trainings and product Demos</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Tri-Ed Distribution's 2015 Stadium Tour wrapped up its cross country journey with a final stop in Denver, Colorado. These customer appreciation and training events attracted hundreds of dealers and integrators in Dallas, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Seattle and Denver.</p> <p><strong>Training and networking opportunities</strong></p> <p>The Tours included technical trainings across every product category, a manufacturer expo,...Intersec 2016's new Smart Home section highlights IoT's influence on the latest access control and surveillance technologieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/intersec-2016-smart-home-section-iot-co-6398-ga-co-9380-ga-co-13602-ga-co-10617-ga-co-4261-ga-co-3206-ga-co-13603-ga-co-11984-ga-co-13605-ga-co-13606-ga-co-2173-ga-co-13604-ga-co-11063-ga-co-5478-ga-co-3446-ga-co-12624-ga-co-12271-ga-co-10903-ga-co-12988-ga.19348.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/intersec-2016-smart-home-section-iot-co-6398-ga-co-9380-ga-co-13602-ga-co-10617-ga-co-4261-ga-co-3206-ga-co-13603-ga-co-11984-ga-co-13605-ga-co-13606-ga-co-2173-ga-co-13604-ga-co-11063-ga-co-5478-ga-co-3446-ga-co-12624-ga-co-12271-ga-co-10903-ga-co-12988-ga.19348.htmlEvents NewsMon, 11 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Industry leaders will share centre<br />stage at Intersec's new Smart Home<br /> section to showcase their latest<br /> technologies</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The increasing interconnectivity of smart home technology and its influence on safety and security will be under the spotlight this month in Dubai, as global manufacturers prepare to launch their latest high-tech smart home solutions at Intersec 2016.</p> <p>With analysts Gartner predicting 6.4 billion...Chiron IRIS Touch 4-NG series Alarm over IP diallers accredited with EN54-21/CPR standardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/chiron-iris-touch-4-ng-series-co-6558-ga-co-1985-ga-co-2173-ga-npr.19343.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/chiron-iris-touch-4-ng-series-co-6558-ga-co-1985-ga-co-2173-ga-npr.19343.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 11 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>Chiron Security Communications has been awarded the highest standard accreditation of EN54-21/CPR for the entire IRIS Touch 4-NG series, Chiron&rsquo;s high-end Alarm over IP diallers. Adopting a strict quality management policy, Chiron has always been at the forefront of obtaining approvals for its products such as EN and VdS. This new accreditation is of major importance to the company in terms of new market segment development and will enable Chiron to help its customers to better and easier comply with insurers&rsquo; regulations.</p> <p><strong>What exactly is the European Standard EN54-21/CPR for fire systems?</strong></p> <p>This European Standard specifies requirements, test methods and performance criteria against which the effectiveness and reliability of routing equipment capable of transmitting fire alarm and/or fault warning signals for use with fire detection and fire alarm systems installed in buildings can be assessed. The routing equipment is designed to allow...IoT-based key management systems with access control strengthens risk management strategieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/iot-based-key-management-systems-access-co-2173-ga-co-1042-ga-co-3579-ga-co-2554-ga.19304.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/iot-based-key-management-systems-access-co-2173-ga-co-1042-ga-co-3579-ga-co-2554-ga.19304.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 05 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="height: 299px; ; width: 100%;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The IoT also helped to drive key control system innovation along with improved integration capabilities</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><span style="font-size: small;">Although 2015 seemed like the year of data breaches, it was also the year that the Internet of Things (IoT) achieved real traction. Key management systems and most other advanced security solutions can now be integrated with the networked security system (i.e. identity management, access control, IP video surveillance,...AMAG releases Symmetry CompleteView v4.6 video management softwarehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/amag-releases-symmetry-completeview-v4-6-co-2097-ga-co-130-ga-co-3094-ga-co-3107-ga-co-3126-ga-co-289-ga-co-5039-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-3415-ga-co-2060-ga-co-1164-ga-co-6080-ga-co-1286-ga-co-9381-ga-co-9935-ga-co-1795-ga-npr.19159.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/amag-releases-symmetry-completeview-v4-6-co-2097-ga-co-130-ga-co-3094-ga-co-3107-ga-co-3126-ga-co-289-ga-co-5039-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-3415-ga-co-2060-ga-co-1164-ga-co-6080-ga-co-1286-ga-co-9381-ga-co-9935-ga-co-1795-ga-npr.19159.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 09 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>AMAG Technology is proud to announce the release of the latest version of Symmetry CompleteView Video Management System. The new 4.6 software release is a powerful, scalable video solution that offers some of the best, most user friendly features on the video market today. Symmetry CompleteView 4.6 is compatible with the Symmetry suite of products offering the latest in integrated solutions for access control, video and visitor management. Symmetry products give customers a comprehensive end-to-end software platform so users can manage all their security needs while reducing risk and meeting industry compliance.</p> <p><strong>Improved features</strong></p> <p>Known for its ease of use, Symmetry CompleteView 4.6 now offers a Thumbnail Search capability. Thumbnail Search generates chronological thumbnail images from a single camera, based on search criteria provided by the user. The user is able to search video for a selected camera in a specified date and time range. Operators...Kwikset SmartCode deadbolt lock now compatible with Legrand Intuity home automation platformhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/kwikset-smartcode-deadbolt-lock-compatible-legrand-co-2173-ga-co-737-ga-co-10900-ga-npr.19117.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/kwikset-smartcode-deadbolt-lock-compatible-legrand-co-2173-ga-co-737-ga-co-10900-ga-npr.19117.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 03 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Kwikset, the leader in residential security, announces that its line of SmartCode&trade; deadbolt locks is now compatible with Legrand&rsquo;s Intuity home automation platform, part of the On-Q line. SmartCode locks with Home Connect&trade; technology are the industry&rsquo;s leading wireless access control lock solution for the smart home.</p> <p><strong>Home automation security solutions</strong></p> <p>Legrand&rsquo;s Intuity System brings together a wide array of stand-alone home technologies and devices into a unified ecosystem that provides simple home control of lighting, security, temperature, multi-room audio, and more. The Intuity System gives homebuilders and installers a cost-effective, modular and repeatable solution for controlling security, entertainment and comfort within the home. Market-leading, Z-Wave powered components compatible with Intuity include SmartCode locks from Kwikset, HVAC thermostats from Honeywell&reg; and Trane&reg;, and home security systems...Michael Hall appointed Honeywell Security & Fire's Technical Specialist to boost FAAST businesshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/michael-hall-appointed-honeywell-security-fire-co-2173-ga.18973.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/michael-hall-appointed-honeywell-security-fire-co-2173-ga.18973.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 10 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Michael&rsquo;s primary focus is to provide in-depth technical support and training for ASD system design and software</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Michael Hall has been recruited to the position of Technical Specialist within Honeywell Security &amp; Fire to support further growth in the FAAST&trade; Aspirating Smoke Detection (ASD) business.</p> <p><strong>Background</strong></p> <p>Michael&rsquo;s primary focus is to provide in-depth technical support and training for ASD system design and software to a rapidly growing customer base in EMEA. He brings a wealth of...US security companies to showcase innovative technologies, equipment and services at MILIPOL 2015 in Parishttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-companies-showcase-innovative-technologies-equipment-co-9756-ga-co-2173-ga-co-6051-ga.18966.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-companies-showcase-innovative-technologies-equipment-co-9756-ga-co-2173-ga-co-6051-ga.18966.htmlEvents NewsMon, 09 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The U.S. presence at MILIPOL Paris, featuring 70 industry leading is organised by Kallman Worldwide</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Looking to capitalise on regional economic growth, modernization spending and changing defense and security requirements, U.S. companies competing for air, land and sea contracts in Europe will showcase innovative technologies, equipment and services at MILIPOL, November 17-20 in Paris. The biennial business event is the most comprehensive of its type in the region, and is expected to draw more than...Huge China Public Security Expo (CPSE) reflects China’s growing security markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/huge-attendance-china-public-security-expo-cpse-co-4261-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-8421-ga-co-11615-ga-sb.18922.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/huge-attendance-china-public-security-expo-cpse-co-4261-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-8421-ga-co-11615-ga-sb.18922.htmlSecurity BeatTue, 03 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong><em>There's nothing like a visit to the China Public Security Expo (CPSE) in Shenzhen to open your eyes to a new world of security market manufacturers and customers in the Asia-Pacific market. The show is huge by Western standards &ndash; someone told me it's five times the size of ISC West in Las Vegas. But even more than the size of the show, it was the crowd that made an impression on this first-time visitor. </em></strong></p> <p><strong>Huge numbers of attendees and exhibitors</strong></p> <p>Think of the mass of humanity you might expect at a rock concert, or at Walmart on Black Friday. There was no space to move as you enter the show; you're swept along as part of a sweaty crowd. Fortunately, it was a little easier to&nbsp;manoeuvre once I got past the initial rush.&nbsp;</p> <p>There were some familiar Western brands &ndash; I saw Tyco and Honeywell among others &ndash; but the vast majority of the exhibitors are names unfamiliar in the West. And there are a...