from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/france.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT Securitas' new Security Operating Centre to include Securitas Alarm Receiving Centre and Training Academyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/securitas-security-operating-centre-include-securitas-co-7962-ga.18479.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/securitas-security-operating-centre-include-securitas-co-7962-ga.18479.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 03 Sep 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 new centre will be home to Securitas Alarm Receiving Centre and Training Academy</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Building is now complete on a state-of-the-art Security Operating Centre (SOC) which will be home to the Securitas Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC) - built to BS EN 50518 standards - and the Securitas Training Academy.</p> <p><strong>Centralisation of operational teams</strong></p> <p>The facility, located in Milton Keynes&rsquo; prestigious Wavendon Business Park, brings together Securitas&rsquo; communications, dispatch and ARC...Z-Wave appoints Universal Remote Control executive and CEDIA board member, Mitchell Klein, as its new Executive Directorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/wave-appoints-universal-remote-control-executive-co-10905-ga-co-10903-ga.18478.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/wave-appoints-universal-remote-control-executive-co-10905-ga-co-10903-ga.18478.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 03 Sep 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"> <p><strong>Klein's background and thought leadership will continue to grow Z-Wave's position as the go-to technology across industries</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A leading organisation with over 325 members in smart home and IoT industries, the Z-Wave Alliance announces long-time Universal Remote Control executive and CEDIA board member Mitchell Klein as its new Executive Director. Klein joins the Alliance after more than 8 years as a senior team member at URC, helping to transform the company from a remote control manufacturer to a smart home...Alpro's Transom door closers and pull handles installed at Leyton Mount building in Bournemouthhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/alpro-transom-door-closers-pull-handles-co-7509-ga.18476.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/alpro-transom-door-closers-pull-handles-co-7509-ga.18476.htmlApplications NewsThu, 03 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The site is a crescent-shaped development with 62 dwellings and a projecting lower ground floor</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Transom door closers and pull handles from Alpro Architectural Hardware have been installed at Leyton Mount, a five-storey mixed use building in Bournemouth.</p> <p><strong>Automated door opening &amp; closing</strong></p> <p>The site is a crescent-shaped development with 62 dwellings and a projecting lower ground floor with commercial space and a caf&eacute;. The development is one of a planned programme of 17 major regeneration initiatives in the...Realising the impact of Internet of Things (IoT) through a futurist’s gazehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/realising-impact-internet-iot-futurist-gaze-co-11504-ga-co-1437-ga-sb.18472.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/realising-impact-internet-iot-futurist-gaze-co-11504-ga-co-1437-ga-sb.18472.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 03 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p><em><strong>As a &ldquo;futurist&rdquo; for lock manufacturer Allegion, Robert C. Martens says he is &ldquo;part strategist, part predictor&rdquo; &ndash; looking at megatrends, current events, technology changes, and how those changes impact Allegion&rsquo;s business customers and partners. Spanning both the commercial and residential businesses, Martens considers various scenarios for business leaders and partners, specifically regarding where technologies and electronics are going.</strong></em></p> <p>Today, he spends a lot of time thinking about the Internet of Things. Martens sees a tremendous amount of &ldquo;disruptive innovation&rdquo; in the market, specifically in the residential market where the Internet of Things (IoT) will be a huge force, led by &ldquo;mega-tech&rdquo; companies such as Apple, Google and Samsung. He expects the disruption to spill over into the commercial markets sooner or later.</p> <p><strong>IoT is compelling and is here to stay!</strong></p>...Genetec to unveil new Security Center 5.4 features alongside Channel Partners at ASIS 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2214-ga-co-3107-ga-co-177-ga-co-9380-ga-co-227-ga-co-13080-ga-co-10265-ga-co-289-ga-co-4559-ga-co-4261-ga-co-6218-ga-co-6106-ga-co-2566-ga-co-823-ga-co-9547-ga-co-6621-ga-co-3852-ga-co-9294-ga-co-6080-ga-co-1286-ga-co-9943-ga-co-3322-ga-co-9381-ga-co-1.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2214-ga-co-3107-ga-co-177-ga-co-9380-ga-co-227-ga-co-13080-ga-co-10265-ga-co-289-ga-co-4559-ga-co-4261-ga-co-6218-ga-co-6106-ga-co-2566-ga-co-823-ga-co-9547-ga-co-6621-ga-co-3852-ga-co-9294-ga-co-6080-ga-co-1286-ga-co-9943-ga-co-3322-ga-co-9381-ga-co-1.htmlEvents NewsWed, 02 Sep 2015 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>Genetec will also demonstrate the security solutions portfolio alongside its industry hardware and software partners at the event</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Genetec&trade;, a manufacturer of unified IP security solutions, will attend the ASIS 2015 seminar in Anaheim, CA (Sept. 28&mdash;Oct.1) on Booth # 2639. The company will demonstrate its full product portfolio of security solutions alongside its many industry hardware and software partners, and will unveil new features for Security Center 5.4, its unified security...Orion Series from BCDVideo and OnSSI provides complete software & hardware appliance for security integratorshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-2784-ga-npr.18469.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-2784-ga-npr.18469.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 02 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>BCDVideo (Northbrook, IL) and On-Net Surveillance Synstems (OnSSI) (Pearl River, NY) have partnered together to provide a complete software and hardware appliance for security integrators. The BCDVideo Orion Series will provide a complete catalog of turn-key solutions, all pre-loaded with Ocularis 5.0 - Professional.</p> <p><em>"By embedding Ocularis Professional in BCDVideo's Orion Series products, we are providing a complete hardware and software package to meet the needs of various applications and environments,"</em> said Ken LaMarca, OnSSI Vice President of Sales and Marketing. <em>&ldquo;The solution is scalable and simple to configure and use, making it the right choice for standalone and multi-site applications."</em></p> <p>The Orion Series includes 23 different video recorder server models built on a platform consisting of desktop, tower, and rack mount solutions. These systems are scalable from four to sixty-four cameras with up to 48TB of raw video storage capacity....ASSA ABLOY subsidiary, Norton introduces CloserPlus Ramp Arm for 7500 and 8000 series door closershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10456-ga-co-9380-ga-npr.18468.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10456-ga-co-9380-ga-npr.18468.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 02 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Norton, an ASSA ABLOY Group company, recently announced the introduction of the CloserPlus Ramp&trade; Arm for 7500 and 8000 series door closers. This innovative hold-open arm offers improved operation and 10 times greater reliability in applications where the door is pulled in and out of hold open regularly.</p> <p>With most hold open arms, a ball and plunger design is used. As the door opens, the ball crashes into the plunger, lifting it into place. Over time, this constant wear and tear eventually damages the plunger and it can no longer hold the door open. The Norton CloserPlus Ramp Arm provides a new and effective solution featuring a patent-pending ramp and plunger design that gently guides the plunger into place.</p> <p>The CloserPlus Ramp Arm is ideal for office buildings, retail establishments, medical offices, assisted living facilities and other environments where the door assembly is constantly being pushed in or pulled out of a hold-open position. Norton&rsquo;s...Moxa's EDS-518E 18-port Ethernet switch to help boost Internet of Things in industrial environmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9502-ga-npr.18467.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9502-ga-npr.18467.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 02 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>In the spirit of continuous innovation, Moxa, a leading manufacturer of communications equipment for the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT), recently announced the immediate availability of a new environmentally-hardened Ethernet switch offering high port density, intelligent management capabilities and advanced security to help unlock the value of IoT in industrial environments.</p> <p><em>"At the heart of every industrial network are switches that essentially will make or break the network's performance and reliability. Unplanned downtime is expensive and can ultimately impact the profitability of the enterprise itself,"</em> Richard Wood, Product Marketing Manager. <em>"Moxa's new EDS-518E switch offers the high bandwidth and uptime that will help enable both today and tomorrow's most challenging industrial IoT applications."</em></p> <p>Providing an impressive 18 ports (14+4G) in a compact DIN-rail form factor, the new EDS-518E presents customers with a powerful new option...Siemens Building Technologies appoints Nick Burnham as Head of Sales for solution saleshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1546-ga.18466.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1546-ga.18466.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 02 Sep 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>Nick is looking forward to engaging with Siemens extensive customer base</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Nick Burnham is the newly appointed Head of Sales for solution sales at Siemens Building Technologies and joins the business from the Siemens Energy Management Division. His previous role as the Director of the Transformer business means he brings a wealth of expertise and knowledge in customer engagement, particularly in working with utilities, critical national infrastructure and industry.</p>...Camden Door Controls CX-ED2079 Universal grade 2 strike for cylindrical locksetshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2646-ga-npr.18464.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2646-ga-npr.18464.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 02 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Camden Door Controls has introduced its new CX-ED2079 kit, a low profile &lsquo;Universal&rsquo; grade 2 strike, with three stainless steel faceplates included.</p> <p>The strike features field selectable 12/24V AC/DC voltage, fail safe or fail secure operation, and horizontal adjustability of the strike body.</p> <p>Compatible with centre-line latch entry cylindrical locksets with 1/2&rdquo; to 5/8&rdquo; (13mm to 16mm) latch projection, FCX-ED2079 strike comes with three stainless steel faceplates for ANSI square and ANSI round latch opening, as well as a faceplate for wood door frames.</p> <p>For an introductory period, the strike is supplied with latch monitoring, at no additional cost.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Camden&rsquo;s &lsquo;Universal&rsquo; strike design delivers unparalleled application flexibility and the very best strike quality and performance,&rdquo;</em> said Camden marketing manager, David Price. <em>&ldquo;In addition to ordering a remarkable strike, this is a...Suprema DM-20 door control module allows smart access control system upgradehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2366-ga-npr.18462.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2366-ga-npr.18462.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 02 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Suprema, a global leader in biometrics and security, announced the release of DM-20, a secure door control module designed to provide secure connection to multiple peripherals from Suprema devices.</p> <p><strong>Versatility and expandability for system designers</strong></p> <p>DM-20 provides BioStar 2 with versatility and expandability for system designers to design and deploy centralised access control systems. The module combined with any Suprema access control terminal can function as a secure central controller. It allows a simple and easy upgrade to a smart access control system and utilises existing RS485 or Wiegand networks without the need of establishing a new IP-based network. Additional DM-20 units can be connected via a daisy chain configuration to support up to 32 doors in combination with Wiegand readers or Suprema devices.</p> <p>Each module features a RS485 connection, 2 wiegand in/out ports and up to 4 relay ports for a wide array of installation...Eyewitness Surveillance’s $15 million finance helps video monitoring business expansionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13293-ga.18460.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13293-ga.18460.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 02 Sep 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 new financing is necessary to achieve Eyewitness&rsquo;s strategic goals through its &lsquo;zero-down&rsquo; model</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Eyewitness Surveillance (Eyewitness), the industry leader in remote interactive video monitoring solutions specialising in serving mid and large-sized automotive dealerships, announced recently that it has secured new financing to enable its continued expansion and business growth.</p> <p><strong>Future growth &amp; goals</strong></p> <p>This new financing support, a $15 million facility...Brickcom's new Superb Detective Intelligent Video Analysis technologyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5039-ga-npr.18459.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5039-ga-npr.18459.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 02 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Brickcom Corporation, a leading IP surveillance solution provider, is pleased to introduce the Brickcom Superb Detective &ndash; Intelligent Video Analysis (IVA) technology, including Intrusion Detection, Tampering Detection, Tripwire Detection, Object Status Change Detection and People Counting. IVA technology not only improves the usability of video analysis, but also be able to extend the application to different fields. User will have better experience through controlling more detail with less cost.</p> <p><strong>The following paragraphs give the detail introduction of Brickcom IVA technology:</strong></p> <p><strong>Intrusion detection</strong></p> <p>Users are able to choose numerous areas and the device can monitor those regions. The device will send a real-time alerting to the user while the suspicious object appears in secured zone.</p> <p><strong>Tampering detection</strong></p> <p>Tampering alarm technology will automatically alert to security staffs while the...All-over-IP Expo 2015: Synology's Niklas Poll to speak on video surveillance storage challengeshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10674-ga-co-12027-ga.18458.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10674-ga-co-12027-ga.18458.htmlEvents NewsTue, 01 Sep 2015 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>Niklas will discuss the current and future state of video surveillance storage at All-over-IP Expo 2015<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Synology Business Development Manager Video Surveillance, Niklas Poll will discuss the current and future state of video surveillance storage to help integrators find a safe way out of the jungle of selecting the right storage solution for various surveillance installations &ndash; at All-over-IP Expo 2015 in Moscow.</p> <p>The resolution trend in <a...Mission 500 raises $5,000 at the Second Annual Axis Golf Tournament in Brampton, Ontariohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga.18457.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga.18457.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 01 Sep 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 140 attendees at the July 16 event were given numerous options to help Mission 500</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Mission 500, a non-profit initiative focusing on the security industry and dedicated to serving the needs of children and communities in crisis, raised $5,000 at the Second Annual Axis Golf Tournament in Brampton, Ontario.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Addressing child poverty in Canada</strong></p> <p>The 140 attendees at the July 16 event, held at the Lionhead Golf Club &amp; Conference Centre, were given numerous options to help Mission 500, which...Ipsotek image recognition and incident detection system helps TfL to reduce traffic congestionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3223-ga.18456.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3223-ga.18456.htmlApplications NewsMon, 31 Aug 2015 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>Ipsotek technology automatically detects traffic build-up &amp; alert traffic operators to quickly implement congestion-relieving procedures</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Helping to keep traffic flowing through one of Europe&rsquo;s busiest cities, Ipsotek, a world leader in Video Analytics, has developed a highly effective new technology in partnership with Transport for London (TfL).</p> <p>As one of a range of measures that is helping to smooth traffic flow in the capital, Ipsotek has worked closely with TfL to develop new CCTV analytic technology that can...Senstar Network Manager alarm reporting system certified with Lenel Onguard 7.0 access control security systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1042-ga-co-1090-ga-npr.18455.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1042-ga-co-1090-ga-npr.18455.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 31 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Senstar, the world&rsquo;s largest manufacturer of perimeter intrusion detection systems (PIDS) is pleased to announce its Network Manager alarm reporting system has been certified with Lenel&rsquo;s OnGuard 7.0 access control security system, as part of Lenel&rsquo;s Open Access Alliance Program (OAAP).</p> <p><strong>Integration with OnGuard system</strong></p> <p>Network Manager is a software gateway which allows communication with a wide array of Senstar sensors, including FlexZone, FiberPatrol, OmniTrax and UltraWave. The interface provides two-way communications, with the OnGuard system receiving alarm and status information from Senstar sensors and enabling the control of local lighting and audible alerts by managing device relays. Using the alarm information, the full range of the OnGuard system&rsquo;s security responses can be initiated, including commanding camera actions and providing visual and audio alerts.</p> <p>Network Manager&rsquo;s interface with OnGuard...LifeSafety Power and BluBox team up to offer integrated access control solution to security markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12699-ga-co-11474-ga.18454.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12699-ga-co-11474-ga.18454.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 31 Aug 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 BluB&Oslash;X MCLASS enclosure comes in a variety of sizes to accommodate door count and wire management</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>LifeSafety Power&reg; and BluB&Oslash;X have partnered to bring the latest, intelligent access control solutions to the security industry through a new unified enclosure release. BluB&Oslash;X, a leading provider of cloud based physical security solutions, now deploys LifeSafety Power&rsquo;s MCLASS&trade; unified power systems specially engineered to house FlexPower&reg; modules alongside Mercury access...ZKAccess' upgraded V3.5 access control software for ZKTeco’s standalone readershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12725-ga-co-10741-ga-npr.18453.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12725-ga-co-10741-ga-npr.18453.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 31 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>ZKAccess, a leading provider of biometric and RFID security solutions, is pleased to announce its upgraded V3.5 software designed to manage all of ZKTeco's standalone readers. The V3.5 user-friendly interface makes it easy to learn, install, operate and maintain the system. ZKAccess V3.5 seamlessly syncs both user and device information between the computer, panels and readers.</p> <p><strong>Automated controls</strong></p> <p>Some of the many useful access control features in V3.5 include a user-friendly GUI with menu-driven dashboard display, quick-start links for common operations, and an automated tool which greatly simplifies fingerprint template-registration and template-management.</p> <p>Other V3.5 access control tools allow admins to configure; Door unlock duration, User-defined Weigand output string, Request to exit mode, and Anti-passback mode and Mantraps. The software also allows admins to configure two readers per door (for in-and-out reader configuration), as...QNAP QTS 4.2 brochure covers its innovative feature with distinct user interface illustrationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4180-ga-npr.18452.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4180-ga-npr.18452.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 28 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>QNAP&reg; Systems, Inc. recently released the comprehensive QTS 4.2 brochure &ndash; an informative QNAP NAS OS user guide that covers all of the innovative features with distinct user interface illustrations. With a revamped user interface and many exciting features, the QTS 4.2 beta has received a great market response and ardent user feedback.</p> <p><strong>Empower users with system efficiency</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;QNAP redesigned QTS and refined its UI to empower users with system efficiency, operation flexibility, and cross-platform control,&rdquo;</em> said Tony Lu, product manager of QNAP, adding <em>&ldquo;following positive feedback and constructive suggestions from over 10,000 users, we have overhauled the entire OS to make it more intuitive, more convenient, more polished, and simply more beautiful. With QTS 4.2, users are limited only by their imaginations.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>Users can find detailed QTS feature introductions and app download information from...