from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/france.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2016 Fri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT Retail security strategy – balancing data security solutions and user experiencehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/retail-security-strategy-balancing-data-security-co-823-ga.19588.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/retail-security-strategy-balancing-data-security-co-823-ga.19588.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Secure payment card technology at the point of sale and a strong authentication are effective defences against data security threats</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>Data security is one of the top concerns to a retailer&rsquo;s reputation and its customers&rsquo; privacy. The fall-out can be catastrophic, and organisations must understand the threat and take all necessary steps to protect their assets and customers. The challenge has...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...Bosch partners with No-IP managed DNS service provider for reliable remote access to DIVAR AN 3000 and 5000 digital recordershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bosch-partners-ip-managed-dns-service-co-289-ga.19582.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bosch-partners-ip-managed-dns-service-co-289-ga.19582.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Bosch now offers its customers free Dynamic DNS service, which allows access to network-connected devices without costly static IP addresses<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Bosch Security Systems, Inc. has partnered with No-IP, a managed Domain Name System (DNS) service provider, to make it easier for customers to have consistent and reliable remote access to the DIVAR AN 3000 and 5000 family of digital recorders. Through the partnership, Bosch now offers its customers free Dynamic DNS service,...AMAG announces Farpointe Data as certified member of its Symmetry Preferred Partner Programhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/amag-farpointe-data-certified-member-symmetry-preferred-partner-co-130-ga-co-2736-ga.19580.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/amag-farpointe-data-certified-member-symmetry-preferred-partner-co-130-ga-co-2736-ga.19580.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>As a certified partner, Farpointe&rsquo;s Ranger long-range readers and transmitters integrate with AMAG&rsquo;s Symmetry Access Control</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>AMAG Technology, an integrated security provider of access control, video management and identity management solutions, is proud to announce that Farpointe Data is a certified member of AMAG&rsquo;s Symmetry&trade; Preferred Partner Program. As a certified partner, Farpointe Data&rsquo;s Ranger&reg; Long-Range Readers and Transmitters integrate with AMAG&rsquo;s Symmetry Access Control System. AMAG Technology and...Tyco Security Products releases EntraPass v6.05 security management systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tyco-security-products-releases-entrapass-v6-co-8421-ga-co-988-ga-npr.19579.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tyco-security-products-releases-entrapass-v6-co-8421-ga-co-988-ga-npr.19579.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>Tyco Security Products has announced the release of version 6.05 of Kantech&rsquo;s EntraPass security management system that features Microsoft Active Directory (AD) integration to simplify the management of EntraPass operator profiles, and enhancements to the mobile and Web interfaces for remote video viewing and playback.</p> <p><strong>Automatic directory synchronisation &amp; authentication<br /></strong></p> <p>EntraPass v6.05 uses the LDAP protocol to import and synchronise Active Directory users with EntraPass operators, thus eliminating the need for manual creation &amp; synchronisation of operators in the EntraPass database. This upgrade also enables single sign on, where EntraPass operators are automatically authenticated and logged into EntraPass via their Windows credentials with one simple click. Compatible with Windows 10 Enterprise, EntraPass v6.05 also enables backups by the mirror database, freeing the primary server from this function and improving its...Gemalto to supply border and visa management system to Gabon’s Department of Homeland Securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/gemalto-supply-border-visa-management-system-co-3462-ga.19569.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/gemalto-supply-border-visa-management-system-co-3462-ga.19569.htmlApplications NewsFri, 05 Feb 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 visa management system simplifies and speeds the issuance of visas, e-Visas and resident&rsquo;s permits</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, has been selected as end-to-end solution provider by Gabon&rsquo;s Department of Homeland Security DGDI to supply and implement a fully integrated border and visa management system. The new scheme will strengthen national security, improve operational efficiency and enhance the travelling experience for people entering and leaving the Central African state.</p>...GJD to showcase Clarius Plus LED illuminators and laser detectors at NSI Installer Summit 2016http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/gjd-showcase-clarius-led-illuminators-laser-co-755-ga.19561.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/gjd-showcase-clarius-led-illuminators-laser-co-755-ga.19561.htmlEvents NewsFri, 05 Feb 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>GJD will also exhibit their external wired and wireless detectors including the latest IP range</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>GJD, an award winning British manufacturer of professional external detector equipment and LED illuminators, has recently announced it will unveil its newest technology at the NSI Installer Summit. Taking place on Thursday 10th of March at the National Motorcycle Museum in Birmingham, GJD at stand 39 will be showcasing their Clarius Plus range of LED illuminators, as well as their external wired and wireless detectors including the latest...Antaira LMP-0804G-SFP series of 8-port industrial gigabit PoE+ managed Ethernet switcheshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/antaira-lmp-0804g-sfp-series-8-co-11317-ga-npr.19558.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/antaira-lmp-0804g-sfp-series-8-co-11317-ga-npr.19558.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>Antaira Technologies is a global leading developer and manufacturer of industrial device networking and communication product solutions for harsh environments and is proud to announce its expansion in the industrial networking infrastructure family with the LMP-0804G-SFP series.</p> <p>Antaira&rsquo;s LMP-0804G-SFP series has been designed to fulfil outdoor industrial application environments. Some applications where the LMP-0804G-SFP switch works well includes: high density traffic control equipment within sectors, remote PoE wireless radios, security surveillance systems, GigE vision systems, and quality inspection systems within factory automation.</p> <p>Antaira Technologies&rsquo; cost effective 8-port industrial gigabit PoE+ managed Ethernet switches (LMP-0804G-SFP series) have a 48~55VDC power input. Each unit is designed with four 10/100/1000Tx gigabit ports that are IEEE 802.3at/af compliant (PoE+/PoE) with a PoE power output up to 30W per port and four dual rate...Alarm Lock's Trilogy T2 DL2700LD wireless keyless digital access lock for school and campus securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/alarm-lock-trilogy-t2-dl2700ld-wireless-co-8305-ga-co-8294-ga-npr.19557.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/alarm-lock-trilogy-t2-dl2700ld-wireless-co-8305-ga-co-8294-ga-npr.19557.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>New from Alarm Lock, a division of NAPCO Security Technologies, the Trilogy&reg; T2 DL2700LD with LocDown&trade; is ideal for K-12 school and campus security. This standalone wireless keyless digital access lock includes a lock-down keyfob, while the lock&rsquo;s bright visual lockdown indicator bar on the inner door, confirms it was locked down. Using convenient digital PIN codes, the wireless standalone lock, features rugged Grade 1 durability, and can be installed in under an hour, neatly, affordably retrofitting any standard lockset.</p> <p><strong>Instant lock-down</strong></p> <p>Alarm Lock&rsquo;s Trilogy&reg; Series, the number one selling electronic standalone access locks in their class, now adds this new &ldquo;LD&rdquo; Lock-Down model designed as an easy to implement solution in the school security epidemic. For peace of mind, at the first sign of trouble, faculty &amp; staff can remotely press their pocket-sized keyfob&rsquo;s button to lock out unauthorised...Security & Counter Terror Expo 2016 to reflect national security and counter terrorism developmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-counter-terror-expo-2016-reflect-co-13680-ga-co-745-ga-co-2763-ga.19551.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-counter-terror-expo-2016-reflect-co-13680-ga-co-745-ga-co-2763-ga.19551.htmlEvents NewsFri, 05 Feb 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>It is the premier event for all professionals looking to preserve national security, protect assets</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Over recent years there have been significant developments in international terrorism with attacks being carried out globally. The threat is constantly evolving and is currently at a significantly high level worldwide. Following recent events in Europe, the issue of national security and counter terrorism is at the top of government agendas.</p> <p><strong>Showcasing latest innovations</strong></p>...Databac to showcase ID badges, card printers and RFID readers at SICUR 2016 in Spainhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/databac-showcase-id-badges-card-printers-co-529-ga-co-13675-ga-co-1681-ga.19531.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/databac-showcase-id-badges-card-printers-co-529-ga-co-13675-ga-co-1681-ga.19531.htmlEvents NewsFri, 05 Feb 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>Databac to highlight Matica EDIsecure XID8600 retransfer card printer and Third Millennium RFID readers at the event</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The very latest in identification solutions will be demonstrated at the SICUR show on the stand of ID card manufacturer Databac Group. Key among these are its high-security ID badges, the market&rsquo;s leading card printers and the newest advances in RFID reader technology.</p> <p><strong>Matica card personalisation systems</strong></p> <p>As Authorised Value Added Distributor of Matica...Matrox powered monitor graphics & video wall controllers at Integrated Systems Europe 2016http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/matrox-powered-monitor-graphics-video-wall-co-13676-ga-co-9825-ga-co-11560-ga.19530.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/matrox-powered-monitor-graphics-video-wall-co-13676-ga-co-9825-ga-co-11560-ga.19530.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 05 Feb 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>A variety of Matrox products will be showcased on third-party stands and in digital signage, control room and AV-over-IP demonstrations at ISE 2016</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Matrox&reg; Graphics Inc. recently announced that a variety of Matrox products will be featured on third-party stands at ISE 2016 (Amsterdam RAI, Feb. 9&ndash;12). Matrox C-Series&trade; multi-monitor graphics cards will be used with Scala digital signage software on the Avnet Embedded stand and with VisioSign software on the VisioSign stand. Matrox Mura&trade;...Border security technologies "Trump" Presidential candidate Donald Trump's proposed U.S.-Mexican border wallhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/border-security-technologies-shoot-donald-trump-co-1090-ga.19574.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/border-security-technologies-shoot-donald-trump-co-1090-ga.19574.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 04 Feb 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"><strong>Trump&rsquo;s border wall proposal reflects a rising demand for<br />greater border security</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>When GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump proposed building a wall along the length of the U.S.-Mexican border, some ridiculed the idea. Yet, it also struck a nerve among Americans deeply concerned about unchecked illegal immigration.</strong></p> <p><em>"I would build a great wall, and nobody builds walls better than me, believe me, and I'll build them very inexpensively. I will build a great, great wall on our...eyevis and Meyertech partnership to offer solutions for control rooms, CCTV, PSIM marketshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/eyevis-meyertech-partnership-offer-solutions-control-co-675-ga-co-1141-ga.19573.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/eyevis-meyertech-partnership-offer-solutions-control-co-675-ga-co-1141-ga.19573.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 04 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Meyertech VMS is complimented by eyevis visual display solutions with joint PSIM integration capabilities</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Control room audio visual experts eyevis UK and leading video management software company Meyertech have announced a strategic partnership agreement as they work together to provide solutions for the security sector.</p> <p>The two companies will use their wide range of products to supply control rooms, CCTV and Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) markets across the UK and internationally.</p> <p><strong>Integration of VMS...OnSSI manufacturer representative Rodo to expand sales activity for Ocularis 5 in Eastern Canadahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/onssi-manufacturer-representative-rodo-expand-sales-co-2784-ga-co-13693-ga.19572.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/onssi-manufacturer-representative-rodo-expand-sales-co-2784-ga-co-13693-ga.19572.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 04 Feb 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>Rodo will provide customers with OnSSI Ocularis 5 surveillance management platform that increases overall security</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>OnSSI, the market leader in open-architecture and intelligent IP video surveillance software, has named Rodo Group as its manufacturer representative for Eastern Canada. The Rodo Group will be covering the provinces of New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and<em> presence and sales activity</em> Quebec.</p> <p><strong>Expansion of </strong><strong>presence &amp; sales activity</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;Rodo Group will...TSA security checks under the scanner: Are ineffective airport screenings putting travellers at risk of attacks?http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tsa-security-checks-scanner-ineffective-airport.sb.19571.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tsa-security-checks-scanner-ineffective-airport.sb.19571.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 04 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong><span style="font-size: small;">I suspect that many people &ndash; especially travellers &ndash; associate the idea of &ldquo;security&rdquo; with what they see at the airport screening line. If that&rsquo;s the case, our market&rsquo;s image suffers from the association. </span></strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: small;">I&rsquo;m not sure what that is, that happens at airport screening gates, but I don&rsquo;t think it&rsquo;s security. Rather than actual security, the practice seems aimed more at making the travelling public <em>feel</em> safer (if that&rsquo;s possible even as they are hassled to take off their shoes and unpack their baggies and laptops).</span> </strong></p> <p>Airport security has always played a vital role ensuring travellers are not put at risk and preventing possible terrorist attacks. Over the years, major airports from around the world have adopted varied forms of security systems from biometric systems to access control...Axis Communications team to attend Retail Business Technology Expo 2016http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/axis-communications-team-attend-retail-business-co-227-ga.19570.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/axis-communications-team-attend-retail-business-co-227-ga.19570.htmlEvents NewsThu, 04 Feb 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>Axis' study on retail CCTV users<br />revealed a demand for quality images<br />and remote monitoring capabilities<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Axis Communications, global market leaders in network video and experts in retail technologies, are to attend the Retail Business Technology Expo 2016 in London in March.</p> <p><strong>Retail CCTV solutions</strong></p> <p>The team from Axis will be at stand number 330 at the show which is being held from 9th to 10th March 2016 at Olympia, London.</p> <p>Axis is a leading expert...NG Bailey's IT Services division awarded Sony Gold Partner certificationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ng-bailey-services-division-awarded-sony-co-13467-ga-co-3289-ga.19567.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ng-bailey-services-division-awarded-sony-co-13467-ga-co-3289-ga.19567.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 04 Feb 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>Over the last two years, NG Bailey has completed a wide range of IP-converged electronic security installations</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>NG Bailey&rsquo;s IT Services division, which specialises in the design, supply, installation, management and maintenance of voice, data and structured cabling solutions to contracting, enterprise and public sector clients, has been awarded Gold Partner status with international security equipment giant, Sony.</p> <p><strong><strong><strong>Achieving </strong>technical excellence in electronic security</strong></strong></p>...STANLEY Ricochet Mesh wireless security reduces false alarms in residential and commercial environmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/stanley-ricochet-mesh-wireless-security-reduces-co-2283-ga-npr.19560.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/stanley-ricochet-mesh-wireless-security-reduces-co-2283-ga-npr.19560.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 04 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>STANLEY Security recently announced the launch of the next generation of wireless security designed to reduce false alarms in residential and commercial environments. The new wireless technology, Ricochet&reg; Mesh, delivers more performance than any other wireless security system.</p> <p><strong>Easy installation </strong></p> <p>Quick and easy to install STANLEY&rsquo;s wireless intruder system is an economical and reliable option ideal for homes and businesses. Each Ricochet&reg; enabled device provides signalling routes to and from STANLEY Control Panels. Should the wireless connection between two devices weaken, the network will &lsquo;self-heal&rsquo; and automatically re-route communications via alternative Ricochet enabled devices delivering unparalleled communications reliability.</p> <p>STANLEY&rsquo;s wireless intruder detection products enabled with Ricochet&reg; are truly scalable, with multiple wireless networks running side-by-side capturing hundreds of wireless...HID Global’s contactless and dual interface inlays passes MasterCard’s Card Quality Management certificationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hid-global-contactless-dual-interface-inlays-co-823-ga-npr.19556.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hid-global-contactless-dual-interface-inlays-co-823-ga-npr.19556.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 04 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>HID Global&reg;, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently announced that its identification technologies products for banking and payment smart card industry have successfully passed MasterCard&rsquo;s 2015 Card Quality Management (CQM) audit for dual interface inlays. HID Global&rsquo;s production site in Malaysia has passed the required CQM test procedures and is entitled to carry the corresponding CQM Label. Worldwide, only a limited number of inlay production sites meet these requirements.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Dual interface inlays are a core part of&nbsp; HID Global&rsquo;s secure identity solutions for payment applications and the CQM certification provide solid affirmation of our dedication to consistently ensuring the highest quality for Genuine HID&reg; products and solutions,&rdquo;</em> said Marc Bielmann, Vice President and Managing Director, Identification Technologies with HID Global. <em>&ldquo;The certification provides assurance to card...