from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/sierra-leone.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2016 Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT Digi Security Systems Partners with Axis Communications to widen camera selectionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/digi-security-systems-partners-axis-communications-camera-selection-co-227-ga-co-14093-ga.21209.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/digi-security-systems-partners-axis-communications-camera-selection-co-227-ga-co-14093-ga.21209.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 24 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; float: left;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>Digi is poised to provide customers with high quality video security systems at the greatest possible value</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Digi Security Systems, a provider of integrated electronic security systems, announced that it has partnered with Axis Communications, a global provider of network video products, to offer customers an even wider range of video security camera products suitable for customers across all industries and applications.</p> <p><strong>High quality camera offering</strong></p> <p>With this new partnership, Digi is poised to provide customers with...Bosch cameras capture rare beaver footage in demanding conditionshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bosch-cameras-capture-rare-beaver-footage-co-289-ga.21208.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bosch-cameras-capture-rare-beaver-footage-co-289-ga.21208.htmlApplications NewsWed, 24 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; float: left;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>In case of the beavers, a huge filming crew being present was not favourable, since they are very timid and nocturnal</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Producers from EMS FILMS in Amsterdam used Bosch cameras for shooting the documentary &ldquo;Holland &ndash; Natuur in de Delta&rdquo; which appeared in Dutch cinemas in September 2015. However, the local conditions were not suitable for regular recording cameras. Therefore, Bosch Security Systems was contacted to provide an alternative solution.</p> <p>&ldquo;Holland: Natuur in de Delta&rdquo; is the second...Military and government data collection technologies for corporate and city securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/military-government-data-collection-corporate-city-security-co-9140-ga-sb.21207.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/military-government-data-collection-corporate-city-security-co-9140-ga-sb.21207.htmlSecurity BeatWed, 24 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong>Creating and accessing intelligence is increasingly part of the mission of corporate security departments, and of Safe Cities applications. Such capabilities were previously the domain of military and government applications, but the same approaches used to provide intelligence from military bases can also be applied to Safe Cities and corporate security projects. </strong></p> <p>Edge360 is a six-year-old company with roots in the military and Department of Defence surveillance. Now, Edge360 is looking to apply that expertise to the Safe Cities and physical security markets.</p> <p><span class="blue_bold">Unifying existing systems</span></p> <p>Their approach is to unify existing systems into a functioning whole, and to fill in the missing elements in the process. &ldquo;<em>We take a look at what corporate entities have already leveraged, and then we figure out how to bring them together into a whole system</em>,&rdquo; says John Rezzonico, CEO of Edge360....Kantech debuts EntraPass Go mobile app with one-touch installationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/kantech-entrapass-go-mobile-app-one-touch-installation-co-583-ga-co-10023-ga-co-988-ga-co-8421-ga-npr.21206.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/kantech-entrapass-go-mobile-app-one-touch-installation-co-583-ga-co-10023-ga-co-988-ga-co-8421-ga-npr.21206.htmlProduct NewsTue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>Kantech EntraPass Go free mobile application decreases installation time and lowers the total cost of ownership</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Tyco Security Products introduces Kantech EntraPass Go Install, a free mobile application that uses intuitive QR code technology, pre-populated fields and a simplified commissioning process to significantly decrease installation time and lower the total cost of ownership.</p> <p>The application can be associated...Securitas receives Home Office approval to deliver counter terrorism initiative to staffhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/securitas-home-office-approval-counter-terror-initiative-co-7962-ga.21205.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/securitas-home-office-approval-counter-terror-initiative-co-7962-ga.21205.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; float: left;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>Project Griffin was devised by the City of London Police to protect UK cities from the threat of terrorism</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Securitas UK has joined a select group of organisations to be accredited by NaCTSO (National Counter Terrorism Security Office) to deliver its Project Griffin counter terrorism awareness initiative to their own staff.</p> <p><strong>Protecting UK cities and communities</strong></p> <p>Project Griffin was devised by the City of London Police in 2004 to protect UK cities and communities from the threat of terrorism...Vanderbilt to exhibit access control, intruder detection and video surveillance products at Security Essen 2016http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vanderbilt-access-control-intruder-detection-video-surveillance-security-essen-2016-co-9787-ga-co-268-ga.21204.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vanderbilt-access-control-intruder-detection-video-surveillance-security-essen-2016-co-9787-ga-co-268-ga.21204.htmlEvents NewsTue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; float: left;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>Since its acquisition of Security Products from Siemens, Vanderbilt has caused a buzz in the security industry</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Vanderbilt will attend Security Essen for the first time this year, and will be exhibiting the latest developments across all three of its product ranges &ndash; Access Control, Intruder Detection and Video surveillance.</p> <p><strong>Recent activity</strong></p> <p>Since its acquisition of Security Products from Siemens 15 months ago, Vanderbilt has caused quite a buzz in the security...FUJIFILM launches Fujinon HF-12M series machine vision lenses compatible with 2.1┬Ám pixel pitchhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/fujifilm-launches-fujinon-hf-12m-machine-vision-lenses-co-713-ga-npr.21203.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/fujifilm-launches-fujinon-hf-12m-machine-vision-lenses-co-713-ga-npr.21203.htmlProduct NewsTue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 272px;"> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center; height: 272px;"></td> </tr> <tr style="height: 13.2px;"> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center; height: 13.2px;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">The HF-12M lenses can resolve the high resolution of up to 12 megapixels with a pixel pitch of 2.1&micro;m</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>FUJIFILM Europe GmbH has announced the launch of new Fujinon HF-12M series as top-of-the-range machine vision lenses for use in inspection and measurement...Pro-Vision to distribute complete portfolio of FLIR CCTV equipment in UKhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/pro-vision-distribute-complete-portfolio-flir-cctv-uk-co-9756-ga-co-2339-ga.21202.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/pro-vision-distribute-complete-portfolio-flir-cctv-uk-co-9756-ga-co-2339-ga.21202.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 57px;" width="25" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 223.2px;"> <td style="width: 5.8px; height: 223.2px;"></td> </tr> <tr style="height: 15px;"> <td style="width: 5.8px; height: 15px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">FLIR covers consumers, small and mid-sized businesses, enterprise, and large infrastructure segment customers</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Pro-Vision Distribution Limited, a United Kingdom (UK) - based <a class="orangebold" href="/companies/search-results/company-search/t.distributors.html" target="_blank">distributor</a> of branded CCTV and access control...Smart home products help security companies engage customershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/smart-home-products-security-companies-engage-customers-co-6145-ga-co-14233-ga.21201.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/smart-home-products-security-companies-engage-customers-co-6145-ga-co-14233-ga.21201.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 273.5px;"> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center; height: 273.5px;"></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><span style="font-weight: normal !msorm;"><strong>Dennis Sage Home Entertainment,</strong></span><span style="font-weight: normal !msorm;"><strong> Phoenix, is a best-in-breed audiovisual contracting services firm that gradually began expanding its offerings to security several years ago. After testing the waters, hiring experienced technicians and learning about the parallels with its current business, the company made a successful transition. </strong></span></p> <p>Now, Dennis Sage, President and Chief Executive Officer...FLIR joins AMAG Technology Symmetry Preferred Partner Programhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/flir-joins-amag-technology-symmetry-preferred-partner-program-co-130-ga-co-9756-ga.21185.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/flir-joins-amag-technology-symmetry-preferred-partner-program-co-130-ga-co-9756-ga.21185.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; float: left;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>As a certified partner, FLIR&rsquo;s Latitude VMS&nbsp;integrates with AMAG&rsquo;s latest Symmetry V8 Access Control System</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>AMAG Technology, the security solution manufacturer specialising in access control, intrusion detection, video management, policy-based identity solutions and visitor management, welcomes FLIR as a certified member of AMAG&rsquo;s Symmetry Preferred Partner Program. As a certified partner, FLIR&rsquo;s Latitude Video Management System integrates with AMAG&rsquo;s latest Symmetry V8 Access Control System. AMAG...Arteco launches VEMS combining analytics software with intuitive video security monitoringhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/arteco-launches-vems-combining-analytics-software-video-security-monitoring-co-3093-ga-npr.21200.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/arteco-launches-vems-combining-analytics-software-video-security-monitoring-co-3093-ga-npr.21200.htmlProduct NewsMon, 22 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Arteco VEMS integrates and converges third party sensors into one common platform</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Arteco&rsquo;s newly released Event Analytics platform combines the power of analytics software with intuitive video security monitoring to push forward the concept of event-driven intelligence for maximum situational awareness, singling out the most relevant information in the face of a security breach.</p>...Arteco launches open connector integration platform for system interoperabilityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/arteco-launches-open-connector-integration-platform-interoperability-co-3093-ga-npr.21199.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/arteco-launches-open-connector-integration-platform-interoperability-co-3093-ga-npr.21199.htmlProduct NewsMon, 22 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Arteco&nbsp;Open Connector is an integration platform that streamlines interoperability between systems, devices and different types of applications</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Arteco&nbsp;Open Connector is an integration platform that streamlines interoperability between systems, devices and different types of applications, from video security, access control, intrusion and fire detection to building...Bill Fox joins speakers list for Security Institute 2016 Annual Conferencehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bill-fox-joins-speakers-list-security-institute-2016-annual-conference-co-5520-ga.21198.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bill-fox-joins-speakers-list-security-institute-2016-annual-conference-co-5520-ga.21198.htmlEvents NewsMon, 22 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 57px;" width="25" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 5.8px;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 5.8px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Bill Fox is a leading specialist in the prevention and management of conflict and violence</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Security Institute Deputy Chairman Andrew Nicholls MSyI announced today that Bill Fox has joined the list of big name speakers at the Security Institute 2016 Annual Conference at the Amba Hotel, Marble Arch on Thursday 22nd September.</p> <p>Bill Fox, Maybo Founder &amp; Executive Chairman, is a leading specialist in the prevention and management of conflict and violence. For over 20 years...Weaponised robots? Military and police response uses for robots on the risehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/weaponised-robots-military-police-response-robots-on-the-rise-co-14217-ga.21197.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/weaponised-robots-military-police-response-robots-on-the-rise-co-14217-ga.21197.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 22 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td> <h2 style="text-align: center;">Part 3 of our robots in security series</h2> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Police and the military have been using these machines for decades now to disarm bombs and provide reconnaissance (Image credit: Antonio Scorza / Shutterstock.com)<br /></span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><span style="font-weight: normal !msorm;"><strong>The era of the &ldquo;killer robot&rdquo; hasn&rsquo;t arrived, exactly, but it may not be far off. Police and the military have been using these...Idesco to be security provider for the 70th Little League World Serieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/idesco-security-provider-70th-little-league-world-series-co-12634-ga.21196.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/idesco-security-provider-70th-little-league-world-series-co-12634-ga.21196.htmlApplications NewsMon, 22 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 55px;" width="29" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 9.8px;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 9.8px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Idesco's XXL 2.0 ID Badge Printer will help improve safety at the Little League World Series</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Idesco a New York-based security systems integrator announces it will be a security provider for the 70th Little League World Series, the final event of the Little League International Tournament and the most prestigious youth baseball and softball competition in the world. The Little League World Series will take place August 18th &ndash; 28th at the Lamade and...10 tips for using business intelligence tools to maximise ROI in retailhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/business-intelligence-tools-retail-roi-co-5589-ga.21195.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/business-intelligence-tools-retail-roi-co-5589-ga.21195.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 19 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>A good BI tool can enable any size business to plumb the depths of&nbsp;their &ldquo;dark data&rdquo; to identify business improvements</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>A lot has changed in the last 15 plus years in the security industry, including the ability to process and analyse Big Data.&nbsp;</strong><strong>The growth rate of data has reached an astounding pace. Today, best estimates are that about 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are produced every day&mdash;that&rsquo;s 2.5...Lodge Service appoints Ian Mason as Business Development Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/lodge-service-appoints-ian-mason-business-development-manager-co-13966-ga.21194.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/lodge-service-appoints-ian-mason-business-development-manager-co-13966-ga.21194.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 19 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 56px;" width="26" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 6.8px;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 6.8px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Ian Mason has wide experience of the technology sector and a background in manned guarding</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Lodge Service has appointed Ian Mason as Business Development Manager. His focus will be the growth of the security consultancy&rsquo;s Lodgic monitoring service, based at the Redditch ARC and intelligence centre. He will be identifying the needs of facilities and security managers in the retail, office and...360 Vision HD cameras to be powered by latest Sony STARVIS 1080P HD camera modulehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/360-vision-hd-cameras-powered-latest-high-performace-sony-starvis-camera-module-co-6084-ga-co-3289-ga-npr.21193.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/360-vision-hd-cameras-powered-latest-high-performace-sony-starvis-camera-module-co-6084-ga-co-3289-ga-npr.21193.htmlProduct NewsFri, 19 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 273.2px;"> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center; height: 273.2px;"></td> </tr> <tr style="height: 15px;"> <td style="height: 15px; width: 100%; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">The latest Sony STARVIS camera module includes Auto ICR, Spherical Privacy Zone Masking, and Defog - to provide the ultimate in scene detail</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>At the forefront of surveillance imaging development and performance, UK CCTV design and manufacturing company, 360 Vision Technology, is proud to announce that it is now employing the latest high-performance Sony STARVIS...Electronic locks prove a worthwhile investment for the security industryhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/electronic-locks-prove-worthwhile-investment-security-co-3322-ga.21192.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/electronic-locks-prove-worthwhile-investment-security-co-3322-ga.21192.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 19 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 15px;"> <td style="height: 15px; text-align: center;">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr style="height: 15px;"> <td style="height: 15px; text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>The security industry as a whole is migrating from the historical mechanical lock to the newest technology of electronic locks</strong> </span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Mechanical locks and keys</strong><strong> date back thousands of years and have undergone many changes, but the industry&rsquo;s transition to electronic locks might be the most important, lasting, and surprisingly affordable security and safety change of all.</strong></p> <p>The objective...CEM Systems announces winners of EMEA Business Partner of the Year Awards 2016http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/cem-systems-announces-winners-emea-business-co-6672-ga-co-386-ga-co-1727-ga-co-8421-ga.21191.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/cem-systems-announces-winners-emea-business-co-6672-ga-co-386-ga-co-1727-ga-co-8421-ga.21191.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 19 Aug 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; float: left;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 223.5px;"> <td style="height: 223.5px;"></td> </tr> <tr style="height: 15px;"> <td style="height: 15px; text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>The awards recognise resellers for delivering complex integrated projects and helping to grow the CEM business</strong> </span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>CEM Systems, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 CEM Business Partners of the Year Awards, EMEA.&nbsp; FES Group received the CEM Business Partner of the Year Award for the UK and Ireland, Tyco Integrated Fire &amp; Security for Europe, Tyco Fire and Security UAE for the Middle East, and Acti-Tech for Africa....