SourceSecurity.com RSS - Intruder detectors news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Intruder detectors news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/detectors.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2016 Mon, 08 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT Mon, 08 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT Wireless technology attracts security installers’ attention for its reliability and cost-effectivenesshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/wireless-technology-attracts-security-installers-attention-co-9380-ga-co-12988-ga-co-10903-ga.19596.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/wireless-technology-attracts-security-installers-attention-co-9380-ga-co-12988-ga-co-10903-ga.19596.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 08 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>Wireless offers many opportunities for security contractors to increase<br />the base of installations and add subscribers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Security installation contractors have many different choices when it comes to wireless signalling technologies for their customers. Radio frequency (RF) communications have become more reliable, more robust and include inherent safeguards, such as encryption, to prevent hacking or takeover of wireless devices. Wireless can also allow for remote programming, depending on the...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...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...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...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...Paxton net10 building intelligence system delivers access control, IP video management and building automationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/paxton-net10-building-intelligence-system-delivers-co-1283-ga-npr.19555.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/paxton-net10-building-intelligence-system-delivers-co-1283-ga-npr.19555.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 04 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>Paxton&rsquo;s building intelligence system, net10, is now available to purchase. Bringing the company&rsquo;s 30 years&rsquo; experience in the security industry to the building management sector, net10 delivers out of the box access control, IP video management and building automation.</p> <p>Built with elegance and simplicity in mind, net10 is suitable for projects of all sizes, from the smallest retail facility to the largest university campus. Its launch marks a venture in a new sector for Paxton and comes in response to the evolving landscape within the security industry.</p> <p>net10 harnesses the connectivity and sharing of information between different technologies and devices to streamline the management of buildings within one intelligent system. With the use of conventional RFID tokens or Bluetooth SMART devices the system allows specific permissions to individuals, and groups of people, such as gaining access to a building using a mobile phone, automatically...Dantech MultispanUPS protects connected IP devices from network outage for up to 100 hourshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dantech-multispanups-protects-connected-ip-devices-co-528-ga-npr.19510.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dantech-multispanups-protects-connected-ip-devices-co-528-ga-npr.19510.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 02 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>Dantech Electronic Engineering, the UK manufacturer of specialist power supplies and ancillary equipment designed specifically for security applications, is promoting the use of PoE power supplies with stand-by battery backup, for all mission critical surveillance, access control, intercom, telecom, intruder, fire and lighting systems.</p> <p><strong>Protecting IP devices</strong></p> <p>Offering the same functionality as their SecurePoE range of products but including replaceable high-quality Yuasa stand-by batteries as standard, Dantech&rsquo;s new MultispanUPS products can protect connected IP devices from service interruption during any mains failure or network outage, for up to 100 hours. MultispanUPS products also include a Cisco network switch which can be optionally used to allow single cable network connection and an additional 100m of cabling span.</p> <p>A PoE uninterruptible power supply (UPS), Dantech&rsquo;s MultispanUPS provides true uninterruptable power,...Senstar FiberPatrol-PL security system for pipeline integrity monitoring and third-party interference detectionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/senstar-fiberpatrol-pl-security-system-pipeline-co-1090-ga-npr.19491.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/senstar-fiberpatrol-pl-security-system-pipeline-co-1090-ga-npr.19491.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 01 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>Senstar, the world&rsquo;s largest manufacturer of perimeter intrusion detection systems (PIDS) is pleased to announce FiberPatrol-PL, an advanced security system for buried pipelines, optimised to detect third-party interference (TPI). FiberPatrol-PL is the latest addition to Senstar&rsquo;s renowned FiberPatrol intrusion detection systems, which have been protecting critical infrastructure around the world since 2009.</p> <p>FiberPatrol-PL uses fiber optic cable buried along the pipeline to detect and locate ground vibrations and acoustic signatures associated with TPI activity. A single FiberPatrol-PL processor can detect and locate TPI over a distance of up to 72 km (45 mi) and within 10 m (33 ft) accuracy.</p> <p><strong>FiberPatrol-PL solution for long pipelines</strong></p> <p>&ldquo;FiberPatrol-PL provides the longest protection per single processor currently on the market, addressing one of the biggest issues to effectively securing pipelines &ndash; covering long...Sophisticated analytics of high-definition video security systems set to drive growth in surveillance markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/high-definition-video-security-systems-increasingly-co-13666-ga.19508.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/high-definition-video-security-systems-increasingly-co-13666-ga.19508.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 29 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="height: 299px; ; width: 100%;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" align="center"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Customers are looking for more than simple plug-and-play cameras. They want<br />good, high-definition cameras to protect their driveways, garages &amp; shops</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>Surveillance and CCTV applications are poised for continued growth in 2016 and beyond as security dealers and their end-user customers turn to video technology for physical security, loss prevention and gathering data and intelligence to assist...GJD's redesigned website offers improved navigation and better functionalityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/gjd-redesigned-website-offers-improved-navigation-co-755-ga.19484.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/gjd-redesigned-website-offers-improved-navigation-co-755-ga.19484.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 28 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The site revamp is part of the GJD rebrand and is packed with extensive content &amp; has an intuitive look and feel<br /><br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>GJD, a leading British manufacturer of professional external detector equipment and LED illuminators has recently announced the launch of its new redesigned website: www.gjd.co.uk. The new website has been designed to provide visitors with a user-friendly experience. The site revamp is part of the GJD rebrand and is packed with extensive content as well as a new and intuitive look and feel.</p> <p><strong>Enhanced user...BSIA to become Challenge Group member to help shape the Security Industry Authority reviewhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bsia-challenge-group-member-shape-security-co-306-ga-co-4414-ga.19475.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bsia-challenge-group-member-shape-security-co-306-ga-co-4414-ga.19475.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 25 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>BSIA will be given the opportunity to test and comment on the findings of the SIA review before publication</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has accepted an invitation by the Home Office to become a member of the Challenge Group that will help to steer the direction of the review of the Security Industry Authority (SIA) commencing in January 2016.</p> <p><strong>Security Industry Authority review</strong></p> <p>The SIA&rsquo;s review was launched via a Written Ministerial Statement (WMS)...Notifier by Honeywell SMART4 detector helps reduce unwanted alarms at Calderdale Royal Hospitalhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/notifier-honeywell-smart4-detector-helps-reduce-co-13133-ga.19472.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/notifier-honeywell-smart4-detector-helps-reduce-co-13133-ga.19472.htmlApplications NewsMon, 25 Jan 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>SMART4 provides earliest warning of fire conditions, whilst minimising inconvenience of unwanted alarms</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Introduction</strong></p> <p>With the number of unwanted alarms reaching intolerable levels, Calderdale Royal Hospital installed technology from Notifier by Honeywell to solve the problem and create a state-of-the-art fire detection system.</p> <p>Calderdale Royal Hospital is a modern centre of excellence that first opened its doors to patients in April 2001, after becoming...Matrix SATATYA SAMAS enterprise VMS for centralised security and safety controlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/matrix-satatya-samas-enterprise-vms-centralised-co-10086-ga-npr.19453.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/matrix-satatya-samas-enterprise-vms-centralised-co-10086-ga-npr.19453.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 22 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p>Matrix SATATYA SAMAS is an all-in-one enterprise video management solution, which provides complete centralised control over security and safety to the staff entrusted with the overall security. This reliable and intelligent preventive solution allows centralised control with detailed and contextual live monitoring &amp; playback, fool proof management of the connected devices and identifying, notifying &amp; reacting to any unexpected events. Furthermore, this modular, comprehensive, insightful solution also provides the IT manager with centralised real-time information about the bandwidth and usage of its servers for hassle free network management.</p> <p><strong>This solution focuses on providing the customers with following benefits:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Enhanced security of physical assets</li> <li>Safety of employees</li> <li>Improved productivity</li> <li>Improved discipline and efficiency</li> <li>More centralised control and visibility</li> <li>Real-time...NCS4 supports sports and stadium security with training, research and academic programmeshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ncs4-supports-sports-stadium-security-training-co-5949-ga.19445.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ncs4-supports-sports-stadium-security-training-co-5949-ga.19445.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 22 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="height: 299px; ; width: 100%;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>NCS4&rsquo;s research has mainly been on professional sports venues, but they also<br />develop best practices for all levels of sports &ndash; including high schools and colleges<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>Some of the most profound changes in the way sporting events are secured have come about since the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. A realisation that stadiums could be a target for terrorists has transformed sports security into a highly sophisticated profession that works...Study of UK security sector shows promising growth as security products and services demand increaseshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/study-uk-security-sector-shows-promising-co-306-ga-co-755-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1386-ga-co-13554-ga-co-10911-ga-co-1661-ga.19425.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/study-uk-security-sector-shows-promising-co-306-ga-co-755-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1386-ga-co-13554-ga-co-10911-ga-co-1661-ga.19425.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 20 Jan 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>Many of the companies surveyed by BSIA are showcasing security products to Middle East buyers at Intersec 2016</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A study on the development of statistical data on the European security technological and industrial base has shown that the UK&rsquo;s security sector is in a promising era of growth.</p> <p>Published in June 2015, the study, commissioned by the European Commission DG Migration and Home Affairs, aimed at developing statistical data that would allow to obtain a clearer picture of the technological and industrial base...Altronix showcases LINQ communication and control solution at Intersec 2016http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/altronix-showcases-linq-communication-control-solution-co-126-ga-co-227-ga-co-5478-ga.19420.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/altronix-showcases-linq-communication-control-solution-co-126-ga-co-227-ga-co-5478-ga.19420.htmlEvents NewsTue, 19 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Altronix highlights its new LINQ network communication and control solution at the event</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Altronix Corporation, the recognised leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, is showcasing a number of new and innovative products and solutions at Intersec 2016. Among the highlights is the company&rsquo;s new LINQ&trade; Technology, which fills the void in network communications for mission-critical power distribution applications by providing remote control of power, along with monitoring and...Security Institute appoints Baroness Henig as new Presidenthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-institute-appoints-baroness-henig-president-co-4414-ga-co-5520-ga.19369.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-institute-appoints-baroness-henig-president-co-4414-ga-co-5520-ga.19369.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 15 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Baroness Henig was awarded a CBE for services to policing in 2000</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The Security Institute has started 2016 by announcing a new President. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-institute-announces-patron-lord-alex-co-5520-ga.19372.html" class="blue_bold">Succeeding Lord Alex Carlile</a> at the head of the organisation from the 2016 AGM in April is former Security Industry Authority Chair, Baroness Ruth Henig. Whilst at the SIA Baroness Henig was instrumental in overseeing a regulatory...Tri-Ed wraps up 2015 stadium tour with final stop in Denver, Coloradohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tri-ed-wraps-2015-stadium-tour-co-74-ga-co-96-ga-co-126-ga-co-3107-ga-co-227-ga-co-6303-ga-co-289-ga-co-2654-ga-co-9640-ga-co-2679-ga-co-10023-ga-co-9756-ga-co-746-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-8663-ga-co-737-ga-co-988-ga-co-10900-ga-co-13523-ga-co-2931-ga-co-2951-ga-co-7878-ga-co-1191-ga-co-1049-ga-co-10768-ga-co-3349-ga-co-6080-ga-co-1283-ga-co-1286-ga-co-1405-ga-co-2924-ga-co-9381-ga-co-2988-ga-co-9935-ga-co-7927-ga-co-3083-ga-co-1795-ga.19379.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tri-ed-wraps-2015-stadium-tour-co-74-ga-co-96-ga-co-126-ga-co-3107-ga-co-227-ga-co-6303-ga-co-289-ga-co-2654-ga-co-9640-ga-co-2679-ga-co-10023-ga-co-9756-ga-co-746-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-8663-ga-co-737-ga-co-988-ga-co-10900-ga-co-13523-ga-co-2931-ga-co-2951-ga-co-7878-ga-co-1191-ga-co-1049-ga-co-10768-ga-co-3349-ga-co-6080-ga-co-1283-ga-co-1286-ga-co-1405-ga-co-2924-ga-co-9381-ga-co-2988-ga-co-9935-ga-co-7927-ga-co-3083-ga-co-1795-ga.19379.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 14 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Tri-Ed customers enjoy a night out at the ballgame following technical trainings and product Demos</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Tri-Ed Distribution's 2015 Stadium Tour wrapped up its cross country journey with a final stop in Denver, Colorado. These customer appreciation and training events attracted hundreds of dealers and integrators in Dallas, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Seattle and Denver.</p> <p><strong>Training and networking opportunities</strong></p> <p>The Tours included technical trainings across every product category, a manufacturer expo,...Tri-Ed opens new branch office in Memphis, Tennesseehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tri-ed-opens-branch-office-memphis-co-3101-ga-co-7927-ga.19378.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tri-ed-opens-branch-office-memphis-co-3101-ga-co-7927-ga.19378.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 14 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Tri-Ed has more than 65 locations across the U.S. and Canada</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>TRI-ED, An Anixter Company, is pleased to announce the opening of its new branch location in Memphis, Tennessee. The branch, which will be managed by Cory Rumburg, is located at 6935 Appling Farms Parkway, Suite 101 in Memphis.</p> <p><em>"TRI-ED is very pleased to be opening in the Memphis market,"</em> says Ken Cabler, VP of Sales. <em>"We look forward to meeting and serving our new customers here, and exceeding their expectations."</em></p> <p>TRI-ED provides state-of-the-art solutions...Security Institute announces new Patron, Lord Alex Carlilehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-institute-announces-patron-lord-alex-co-5520-ga.19372.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-institute-announces-patron-lord-alex-co-5520-ga.19372.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 13 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>As Patron, Lord Carlile can remain an important figure whilst stepping back from the front line of involvement</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Lord Alex Carlile has been announced as the new Patron of the Security Institute when his tenure as President comes to an end at April's AGM of the organisation.</p> <p><strong>8 year Presidency</strong></p> <p>Announcing the change of role, Institute Chairman Garry Evanson explained <em>"Lord Carlile told me some time ago that he felt it was time for someone else to step into the breach as our President after 8 years in the role....