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 2015 Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT FIBARO integrates its sensors with HomeSeer home control systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13198-ga-co-13004-ga-npr.18225.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13198-ga-co-13004-ga-npr.18225.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 27 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>FIBARO, a leading manufacturer of wireless, intelligent home automation systems, announced that its three most popular sensors now integrate with the HomeSeer home control system. The three sensors join a lineup of eight FIBARO devices that already integrate with the HomeSeer system.</p> <p><strong>Built-in motion sensor</strong></p> <p>The award-winning FIBARO Motion Sensor is a highly advanced wireless device with a built-in motion sensor, temperature sensor, light sensor, and accelerometer. With a diameter of less than 1-3/4 inches (under 44 millimeters), the FIBARO Motion Sensor -- whose design was inspired by the pupil of a cat&rsquo;s eye -- is the smallest device of its kind in the world.</p> <p>The FIBARO FGFS101 Z-Wave Flood Sensor sends wireless Z-Wave commands when water leaks are detected. Designed after a drop of water, it can be used with HomeSeer controllers to sound alarms, send notifications or activate Z-Wave devices, such as water valves. It also has a...Security organisations produce industry agreement on interim update of PD 6662http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-308-ga-co-13075-ga-co-8568-ga-co-1591-ga.18220.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-308-ga-co-13075-ga-co-8568-ga-co-1591-ga.18220.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 27 Jul 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>A number of BSIA&rsquo;s security systems and equipment manufacturer members provided their knowledge during the consultation</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Key organisations from across the security industry have produced an industry agreement on an interim update of the PD 6662 scheme for Intruder and Hold-up alarm systems.</p> <p>The agreement was written with the input of trade associations, insurers, inspectorates and the police and has taken around four months to produce. The decision was made to produce the agreement outside of the <a...Honeywell's MAXPRO Cloud wins 2015 ESX TechVision Challengehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2630-ga-co-390-ga-co-5999-ga-co-12074-ga-co-9323-ga-co-2853-ga-co-737-ga-co-1261-ga-co-12792-ga-co-10778-ga-co-12725-ga-co-2173-ga.18217.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2630-ga-co-390-ga-co-5999-ga-co-12074-ga-co-9323-ga-co-2853-ga-co-737-ga-co-1261-ga-co-12792-ga-co-10778-ga-co-12725-ga-co-2173-ga.18217.htmlEvents NewsMon, 27 Jul 2015 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>Honeywell MAXPRO Cloud integrated video surveillance and access control security system wins ESX award</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/electronic-security-expo-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Electronic Security Expo</a> (ESX) - the national trade event where electronic security and life safety dealers, integrators, and monitoring professionals connect, learn, and prepare for the future - announced the winner of ESX 2015 TechVision Challenge.</p>...Security systems training specialist, Tavcom offers 15% discount to all IPSA membershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-930-ga-co-10236-ga-co-1640-ga.18211.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-930-ga-co-10236-ga-co-1640-ga.18211.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 24 Jul 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>Tavcom offers courses to meet the training requirements of security professionals at all levels</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tavcom-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Tavcom</a>, the world&rsquo;s leading provider of accredited security systems training, is offering all <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/international-professional-security-association.html" class="blue_bold">IPSA</a> members a 15% discount on its internationally accredited and recognised BTEC...Airport perimeter security breach – laughable or potential threat?http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6432-ga.18208.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6432-ga.18208.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 23 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 146px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>If airport perimeter fencing is vulnerable then covert detection methods should be used</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Lack of airport perimeter security would be laughable, if it weren&rsquo;t so serious. A recent farcical breach of security in London is drawing renewed attention to airport perimeter protection.</p> <p>I want to focus on airport <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/perimeter-security.html" class="blue_bold">perimeter security</a>, but we&rsquo;ll start with critical infrastructure in general: A nun, a housepainter and a gardener break into a nuclear...inter airport South East Asia 2017: Dates confirmedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12853-ga.18206.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12853-ga.18206.htmlEvents NewsThu, 23 Jul 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>The 2017 edition will provide a wider range of airport equipment, technology, security, design, and service providers than ever before</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Organisers of South East Asia&rsquo;s leading and largest event for airport professionals &ndash; inter airport &ndash; have announced the 5th edition of the South East Asian show will take place at Singapore Expo from the 15-17 February 2017.</p> <p><strong>2017 edition to be larger and busier</strong></p> <p>After a successful return to the region in January 2015, which saw over 3,000 airport...Wireless alarm communication products maker, AES appoints David Heinen as Regional Sales Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-88-ga-co-13185-ga-co-5999-ga-co-1201-ga-co-177-ga.18195.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-88-ga-co-13185-ga-co-5999-ga-co-1201-ga-co-177-ga.18195.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 22 Jul 2015 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>Heinen will cover the commercial and residential market in Southeastern USA for AES</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/aes-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">AES Corporation</a>, the leading manufacturer of private wireless mesh alarm communication networks, is pleased to announce that David Heinen has joined the AES sales team as Regional Sales Manager. Based in the greater Atlanta area, he will cover the commercial and residential market in Southeastern USA.</p> <p><strong>David&rsquo;s new role</strong></p>...Bosch’s Commercial series motion detectors deliver superior catch performancehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-npr.18192.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-npr.18192.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 22 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Bosch Security Systems continues its tradition of innovation in intrusion detection with the introduction of the Commercial Series family of motion detectors. The new family expands the Bosch portfolio of wall-mount motion detectors, which already includes Blue Line Gen2 for residential and small commercial applications and the Professional Series for midsized to large commercial environments. With the new Commercial Series, Bosch again raises the bar in intrusion detection, delivering the perfect blend of price and performance for small to midsized commercial applications. Like the rest of the portfolio, the new detectors provide excellent catch performance, minimise false alarms and offer unique features to ensure accurate and reliable performance while significantly reducing installation time and complexity.</p> <p><strong>Excellent catch performance</strong></p> <p>Commercial Series detects intruders from wall to wall with a broad coverage range of 15 x 15 meters (50 x 50...Tyco with ADT to offer UK & South Africa home automation solutionshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga-co-8421-ga.18187.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga-co-8421-ga.18187.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 22 Jul 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>Tyco&rsquo;s PowerMaster 360 intrusion gateway is leveraged in the smart home automation solution<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/tyco-security-products.html" class="blue_bold">Tyco Security Products</a> recently announced that its advanced intrusion products and technology will enable new interactive and smart home automation solutions for residential customers of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/adt-fire-and-security.html"...Body search and airport security – maximising safety and dignity for travellershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/18184.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/18184.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 22 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 188px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A US Department of Homeland Security investigation showed that undercover agents defeated airport screening in 95 percent of cases by smuggling mock explosives and weapons past checkpoints. With admirable transparency, U.S. Office of Inspector General (OIG) has described how so-called &ldquo;Red Teams&rdquo; posed as regular passengers and exposed inadequate measures at some of the busiest airports across the United States. The revelations came a few days before <a...Smart home security risks with Internet of things (IoT)http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/18159.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/18159.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 21 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 243px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The appealing convenience of Smart Home devices comes with a sobering downside</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Security and technology are rushing to offer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/home-automation" class="blue_bold">home automation</a> solutions and build out the Smart Home of connected devices and applications. As <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/security-cameras.html" class="blue_bold">cameras</a>, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/security-alarm" class="blue_bold">alarms</a>, as well as, thermostats and other appliances become controllable and programmable using...BSIA Chairman’s Awards: Private security industry’s individuals and teams recognisedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-58-ga-co-306-ga-co-12980-ga-co-541-ga-co-7962-ga-co-1726-ga-co-6064-ga-co-4109-ga.18167.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-58-ga-co-306-ga-co-12980-ga-co-541-ga-co-7962-ga-co-1726-ga-co-6064-ga-co-4109-ga.18167.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 20 Jul 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 awards serve to recognise significant or lifelong contributions in five different categories<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Five individuals and teams have been presented with prestigious <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/british-security-industry-association-bsia.html" class="blue_bold">British Security Industry Association</a> Chairman&rsquo;s Awards to celebrate outstanding contributions they have made to the ongoing success of the UK&rsquo;s private security industry.</p> <p>Personally selected by the...BSIA honours Robbie Jackson and Christopher Hunt with the Apprentice Installer Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-13174-ga-co-1007-ga-co-1350-ga-co-3753-ga.18163.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-13174-ga-co-1007-ga-co-1350-ga-co-3753-ga.18163.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 20 Jul 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>The awards serve to recognise who represented the commitment of security companies</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Young apprentices Robbie Jackson and Christopher Hunt were recently presented with prestigious Apprentice Installer Awards by the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/british-security-industry-association-bsia.html" class="blue_bold">British Security Industry Association</a>&nbsp; (BSIA). <p>The apprentices were selected as award winners in recognition of their academic...Role of interactive services in maintaining steady RMR streamhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9951-ga.18156.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9951-ga.18156.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 20 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 175px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Affiliated Monitoring&rsquo;s UL-Listed monitoring centre with a second floor dedicated to areas for security company meetings</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Central monitoring stations have innovative approaches to assist <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/search-results/company-search/t.installers.html" class="blue_bold">security installing companies</a> in growing their account base, adding value and boosting recurring monthly revenue (RMR). These companies do much more than simply monitor accounts &ndash; today they provide a host of services to give...Wireless communications system developer, AES receives patent for Link Layered Networkshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-88-ga.18155.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-88-ga.18155.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 17 Jul 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>This new patent complements AES Corporation's portfolio of patented technology and product line fully compliant with government and local regulations</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/aes-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">AES Corporation</a>, the leading manufacturer of private wireless mesh alarm communication networks, is pleased to announce today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued U.S. Patent No. 8,072,945 for AES Link Layered Networks.&nbsp;</p>...Send For Help subsidiaries elected as BSIA’s Lone Workers Section committee membershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-308-ga-co-8412-ga-co-12817-ga-co-7998-ga.18145.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-308-ga-co-8412-ga-co-12817-ga-co-7998-ga.18145.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 16 Jul 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>Will Murray re-elected as Guardian24 representative, whilst Ben Hawkins has been newly appointed to represent Skyguard</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/send-for-help-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Send For Help Group</a>, Europe&rsquo;s largest lone worker protection provider, has been elected two committee memberships of the <a...StaySafe cloud based smartphone app for Venture Trust’s lone workershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12135-ga.18136.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12135-ga.18136.htmlApplications NewsWed, 15 Jul 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>The Scottish based charity will use the app to monitor their community outreach staff, who often work alone and in remote locations</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Scottish based charity Venture Trust, who run wilderness-based personal and social development programmes for vulnerable people in Scotland and the UK, have launched the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/staysafe.html" class="blue_bold">StaySafe</a> smartphone app and surrounding cloud based monitoring service to protect their lone workers.</p> <p>The app will be used to monitor their community outreach staff, who often...IFSEC 2015 celebrates another hugely successful yearhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-12377-ga-co-1645-ga-co-6064-ga-co-8096-ga-co-3045-ga-co-2540-ga.18130.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-12377-ga-co-1645-ga-co-6064-ga-co-8096-ga-co-3045-ga-co-2540-ga.18130.htmlEvents NewsTue, 14 Jul 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>IFSEC welcomed 23,079 visitors through the doors, increasing attendance by 2% from 2014, driven by UK attendees</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International 2015</a>, organised by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/united-business-media-limited.html" class="blue_bold">UBM EMEA</a>, is pleased to announce another hugely successful year for Europe&rsquo;s largest security event. Running from 16-18 June at ExCeL London,...GJD's Active Edge IR Beams for outdoor and indoor perimeter protectionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-755-ga-npr.18121.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-755-ga-npr.18121.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 14 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>GJD, a leading British manufacturer and designer of professional external detector equipment has recently announced the versatile product benefits of its Active Edge Infra-Red Beams. Consisting of a separate transmitter and receiver available as 60 or 100 metre dual beam and 200 metre quad beam, the IR beams are a reliable choice for highly effective outdoor and indoor perimeter protection.</p> <p><strong>Minimises false alarms and provides reliable security</strong></p> <p>The range is proven to meet the highest standards of quality and reliability for both internal and external beam intrusion detection. The invisible detection beams are designed to minimise false alarms and provide utmost reliable security. A key benefit is that alarms and CCTV cameras are only activated when the selected combination of beams have been breached.</p> <p>Mark Tibbenham, Managing Director of GJD commented: <em>&ldquo;GJD&rsquo;s Active Edge Dual and Quad Infra-Red Beams are proven to deliver...Security integrators face tough competition in smart home markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6591-ga-co-13135-ga-co-10901-ga.18100.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6591-ga-co-13135-ga-co-10901-ga.18100.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 10 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 224px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Successful companies who want into home automation should begin with the customers they know</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>What does it take to be a success in the rapidly expanding <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/home-automation.html" class="blue_bold">home automation</a> sector? For large and small <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies.html" class="blue_bold">security companies</a>, making the jump from providing traditional <a...