from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/greece.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Dallmeier to celebrate 30th anniversary with "Octoberfest" at Security Essen 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-co-1137-ga.14680.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-527-ga-co-1137-ga.14680.htmlEvents NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 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>Dallmeier&rsquo;s Panomera showtruck will be highlighted at the event<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>30 years of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/dallmeier-electronic-gmbh-and-co-kg.html" class="blue_bold">Dallmeier</a> &ndash; an excellent reason for the video specialists from Regensburg to celebrate with an &ldquo;Octoberfest&rdquo; at the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/security-essen-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Security Essen</a> trade show: On every day of...ASSA ABLOY supplies products to Canal & River Trust for controlled access along canals and rivershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-12157-ga-co-1736-ga.14679.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-12157-ga-co-1736-ga.14679.htmlApplications NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 2px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Twin Combi 5800 cylinders wer installed to provide high security and resistance to any known method of picking</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a> Security Solutions has supplied products to the Canal &amp; River Trust, which takes care of 2,000 miles of waterways in England and Wales.</p> <p>The charity is responsible for maintaining canals and rivers that are often over 200 years old, as well as...Winsted Corporation adds Titan Products Group to its Canadian representative networkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3094-ga-co-988-ga-co-3478-ga-co-9719-ga.14678.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3094-ga-co-988-ga-co-3478-ga-co-9719-ga.14678.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 180px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Titan Products Group offers American Dynamics&trade;, KanTech, andSightLogix as part of their complete line of technology products</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/winsted-corporation-usa.html" class="blue_bold">Winsted Corporation</a> is pleased to announce the addition of Titan Products Group to the company&rsquo;s Canadian representative network.</p> <p>Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Titan Products Group provides the security...VIVOTEK becomes official High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) adopterhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-828-ga-co-1277-ga-co-3289-ga-co-2513-ga-co-1795-ga.14673.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-828-ga-co-1277-ga-co-3289-ga-co-2513-ga-co-1795-ga.14673.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 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>HDMI technology rovides end users with a superior HD experience</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/vivotek.html" class="blue_bold">VIVOTEK</a> is pleased to announce that it is now an official HDMI adopter. HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) technology is the global standard for connecting high-definition equipment, such as HDTVs, personal computers, cameras, camcorders, tablets, gaming consoles, smart phones, and any device with an HD signal.</p> <p>With the significant development and...Xentry Systems Integration names Andy Deems as Account Executivehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12031-ga.14669.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12031-ga.14669.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 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>Deems brings over 17 years of sales management experience in the commercial and homeland security markets</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/xentry-systems-integration.html" class="blue_bold">Xentry Systems Integration</a>, a systems integrator focused on delivering best-in-class security solutions and healthcare technologies, has named Andy Deems as its new Account Executive. In this role, Deems will leverage his wide range of technology and sales experience to increase sales at Xentry while...Significance of value management processhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9699-ga.14671.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9699-ga.14671.htmlExpert CommentarySun, 27 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 140px; height: 309px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>For any value management process to truly work, the plan must remain dynamic</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><em>In a highly competitive marketplace, where organisations need to ensure they are contracting for the best possible services, value must be visible. This starts with aligning with the right service provider &ndash; one that is dedicated to the organisation&rsquo;s success and has the people and processes to make an impact. Certainly most, if not all, service organisations say that they strive to exceed client expectations and meet the highest standards...OnSSI receives factory certification under Lenel Systems’ OpenAccess Alliance Programhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1042-ga-co-2784-ga.14670.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1042-ga-co-2784-ga.14670.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 25 Jul 2014 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>OnSSI&rsquo;s Ocularis v3.8 receives approval for use with Lenel&rsquo;s OnGuard access control security system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/on-net-surveillance-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">On-Net Surveillance Systems Inc.</a> (OnSSI) has received factory certification from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/lenel-systems-international.html" class="blue_bold">Lenel Systems International Inc.</a> and joined the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program (OAAP). OnSSI&rsquo;s Ocularis...ADT closes acquisition of Reliance Protectron, Inc.http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga-co-10492-ga.14668.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga-co-10492-ga.14668.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 25 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 57px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The acquisition will significantly strengthens ADT's business in Canada</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/adt-security.html" class="blue_bold">ADT Corporation</a> recently announced that it has closed the previously announced acquisition of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/reliance-protectron-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Reliance Protectron, Inc.</a> (Protectron), from Reliance Comfort Limited Partnership, a portfolio company of investment funds managed by Alinda Capital Partners. ADT acquired Protectron...British Security Industry Association reinforces role played by security firms in delivering cost savings to police forces across the UKhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga.14667.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga.14667.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 25 Jul 2014 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>Many BSIA members have already collaborated with police forces to provide a range of services in order to save frontline police time</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Continued partnership working between Police and private security firms has helped forces across the country reduce costs in the face of public sector budget cuts.</p> <p>In a report published earlier this week by Her Majesty&rsquo;s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC), police forces&rsquo; response to budget cuts were praised, while concerns have been raised around the...Dahua Technology has 2nd largest market share in video surveillance according to IHS reporthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-9385-ga.14665.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-9385-ga.14665.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 25 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Dahua Technology made a giant leap from 6th place all the way up to 2nd with a market share of 5.6% globally</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dahua-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dahua Technology</a>, a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of video surveillance products headquartered in Hangzhou, China proudly announced that its market share in video surveillance leaps forward to 2nd place according to <a...ADT Pulse® Voice smart home security app now availablehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga-npr.14664.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga-npr.14664.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 25 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Leading security and home automation provider ADT recently announced availability of ADT Pulse&reg; Voice, a new app that combines the ADT features customers know and love with the security and convenience of personal voice commands. ADT Pulse Voice technology is the first of its kind in the smart home space, enabling homeowners to log in and log out of the Pulse Voice app via custom technology that recognises unique voice signatures. Once logged in, users can arm and disarm their Pulse security panel, control their home&rsquo;s lighting, adjust thermostats, lock and unlock doors, and check the overall status of their home &ndash; all verbally and virtually touchless through an iOS or Android smart phone. It&rsquo;s a new frontier in the world of smart home technology, and it&rsquo;s brought to consumers first by ADT.</p> <p>ADT recognises consumers&rsquo; increasing need for easy-to-use technologies that can adapt to the pace of today&rsquo;s lifestyles. From long hours at the...Videotec moves French branch of business to outskirts of Parishttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1770-ga.14663.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1770-ga.14663.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 25 Jul 2014 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>The new Videotec headquarters will have a large showroom available for demonstrations and training sessions <br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>With a view to providing an improved service to its loyal customers, the French branch of the Italian CCTV equipment manufacturer, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/videotec.html" class="blue_bold">Videotec</a>, is moving address.</p> <p>Based, since 1992, close to Rouen in northern France, the branch is now moving to the outskirts of Paris, to the "Parc d'Activit&eacute; de...ADT introduces new cloud-based and local DVR storage to expand its video surveillance portfoliohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga-npr.14662.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga-npr.14662.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 25 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Leading security provider ADT recently announced the expansion of its video surveillance portfolio with new cloud-based and local DVR (digital video recorder) storage offerings designed to meet the needs of America&rsquo;s small business owners. ADT&rsquo;s extended video offerings give small business owners the flexibility to keep tabs on their most critical assets, store their video footage on-premise or in the cloud, scale their investment level up or down over time, and have a better understanding of their overall business operations.</p> <p>According to a recent study, the market for cloud services continues to grow rapidly. The number of small businesses using a paid cloud solution in some capacity is predicted to triple in the next three years.1 With ADT&rsquo;s secure cloud video solutions, owners have the flexibility to track everyday business activities, manage multiple locations simultaneously, and take advantage of event-triggered notifications with cloud-based video...Scallop Imaging upgrades its existing surveillance solutions with new managerial appointmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10820-ga.14648.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10820-ga.14648.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 25 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 136px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Scallop Imaging updates its existing surveillance solutions with new features such as improved light sensitivity</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Propelled by a new executive management team and significant investment in product development, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/scallop-imaging.html" class="blue_bold">Scallop Imaging</a> has positioned itself for further innovation to boost its role as a pioneering force in imaging technology.</p> <p>Boston-based Scallop Imaging, which first conceived its core...PSIA announces Mohammad Soleimani as Chairman and Joshua Jackson as Vice Charimanhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9450-ga-co-7919-ga-co-2283-ga.14632.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9450-ga-co-7919-ga-co-2283-ga.14632.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 25 Jul 2014 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>Mohammad and Joshua bring to the PSIA strong technology, commercial and industry leadership skills</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/physical-security-interoperability-alliance-psia.html" class="blue_bold">Physical Security Interoperability Alliance</a> (PSIA) recently announced it has elected Mohammad Soleimani, CTO and Executive Vice President of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/kastle-systems.html"...OnSSI unveils its latest licensing structure that migrates from analogue to IP video surveillance operationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2784-ga-npr.14624.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2784-ga-npr.14624.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 25 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>OnSSI announces a new licensing structure that effectively accelerates the migration from analogue to IP video surveillance operations. The licensing is based on one-to-one-to-many licensing structure whereby only one license is required for each encoder IP address, regardless of the number of analogue cameras connected to the encoder.</p> <p>This provides analogue system owners with a highly cost-efficient incentive to implement their migration from analogue to IP functionality without having to rip and replace legacy edge devices and cabling infrastructure.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Our new licensing structure provides users employing analogue cameras and infrastructure with a compelling incentive to migrate their surveillance operations to an IP platform employing the power of our Ocularis VMS solution,&rdquo;</em> said Ken LaMarca, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, OnSSI. <em>&ldquo;By greatly reducing the licensing costs associated with individual analogue cameras by...United Central Control implements latest Central Station Software Stages by Secure Global Systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12142-ga-npr.14622.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12142-ga-npr.14622.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 25 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>For over thirty years, the team at United Central Control, Inc. (UCC) in San Antonio, Texas has been providing premier alarm monitoring services. Over that time, UCC has built a reputation in the industry for excellence. In October of 2013, UCC committed to future excellence by converting to the Secure Global Solutions&rsquo; (SGS) stages&trade; central station automation system. UCC&rsquo;s CEO, Don Munford, stated, <em>&ldquo;The UCC Team invested two years of research to identify the right automation system and another year to implement. We take a lot of pride in the services we provide. We were committed to bring our dealers a strong automation system with the tools to enhance their businesses and streamline operations.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>Teresa Gonzalez, President stated, <em>&ldquo;The decision to switch to stages&trade; was rooted in the mission to provide UCC and its dealers with a state-of-the-art technology platform. The open architecture and integration capabilities...Dahua Technology holds roadshow with local distributor Videotrend in Milan, Italyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-11367-ga.14661.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4261-ga-co-11367-ga.14661.htmlEvents NewsThu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"> <p><strong>Dahua's complete HDCVI portfolio was <br />showcased at the roadshow</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/dahua-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Dahua Technology</a>, a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of video surveillance products headquartered in Hangzhou, China held a road show in Milan, Italy recently, partnering with local distributor <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/videotrend-s-r-l.html" class="blue_bold">Videotrend S.r.l</a>.<br />The event had more than a hundred installer attendees, who were from...British Security Industry Association announces national winners for its 2014 Security Personnel Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-11917-ga-co-7839-ga-co-7962-ga-co-11918-ga-co-8886-ga-co-4109-ga.14659.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-11917-ga-co-7839-ga-co-7962-ga-co-11918-ga-co-8886-ga-co-4109-ga.14659.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 24 Jul 2014 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>The awards provide a platform to showcase excellence and outstanding performances displayed by BSIA member companies&rsquo; employees</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The hard work and achievements of 15 outstanding security professionals have been recognised in the national round of this year&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/british-security-industry-association-bsia.html" class="blue_bold">British Security Industry Association</a> (BSIA) Security Personnel Awards, which were presented recently (16th July)...Allegion’s Schlage L-Series mortise locks improve classroom security at Olathe Public School Districthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.14658.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.14658.htmlApplications NewsThu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The new key system is compatible with restricted Schlage Primus XP keys being used in some applications</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion PLC</a>, a leading global provider of security products and solutions, recently announced that the Olathe Public School District is improving classroom security and simplifying key control by replacing multiple brands of locks on classrooms and other doors with Schlage locks and a patent-protected Everest...