Surveillance & Security News for April 2009

First Security keeps time at art show event

 Chloé Nelkin, Chair of East Wing VIII, praised the work of the First Security team at art show eventFirst Security recently received high praise for its work in protecting contemporary works of art at a fashionable London art exhibition. The company sponsored The Courtauld Institute of Art's East Wing Collection VIII by providing officers for its private viewing to celebrate the collection's anniversary at Somerset House.This East Wing Collection, called ‘On Time', is a contem...

BSIA backs UK Home Office bid to prevent burglary

 BSIA is supporting the Home Office in its ongoing work to prevent burglaryThe British Security Industry Association (BSIA) is supporting the Home Office in its ongoing work to prevent burglary through an initiative to provide discounts on professional property marking systems, whilst also emphasising the importance of quality security products and systems installed and maintained to professional standards.John Bates, BSIA Chief Executive, comments: "The BSIA is extremely supportive of...

ADI Global Distribution and Xtralis sign supplier agreement for UK and Ireland

 ADI Global Distribution (UK) has signed an agreement with Xtralis to distribute its CCTV products in the UK and Ireland ADI Global Distribution (UK) has signed an agreement with Xtralis to distribute its CCTV products in the UK and Ireland.Xtralis is a leading provider of early warning safety and security systems with more than 45,000 security systems installed in locations around the world. The Xtralis security portfolio includes the ADPRO FastTrace event-based video recording and transmission...

Bosch Security Systems' MIC cameras eye up Big Brother TV series

 The UK's popular Big Brother reality TV series uses Bosch's MIC Series PTZ cameras Now in its tenth successful year, the UK's popular Big Brother reality TV series uses Bosch's MIC Series PTZ cameras.MIC cameras are synonymous with Big Brother, having been used from the programme's start in 2000. Images of the cameras are used to promote the series and to bridge links in the programme itself. To help get the first series on the air the team from Forward Vision, who designed the MIC cameras...

Porsche car dealership installs ioimage intelligent video solution

ioimage video analytics protecting $15 million worth of luxury cars at Porsche car dealership ioimage, the pioneer of intelligent video appliances, announced that its video analytics solution has been installed to prevent theft at the Porsche car dealership and showroom in Sunninghill Gauteng, a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa.With approximately 100 vehicles, each worth on average $150,000, the dealership was looking for a reliable security system that would accurately and dependably detec...

Bosch Security Systems voice alarm systems secures Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station

   Bosch provides digital Public Address and Voice Alarm technology at London's newest DLR station Passengers at London's newest DLR (Docklands Light Railway) station, Woolwich Arsenal, can hear station announcements clearly, thanks to sophisticated digital Public Address and Voice Alarm (PA/VA) technology from Bosch Security Systems. The system was installed at the station by PEL Services, one of the UK's foremost providers of commercial sound and communica...

IP CCTV specialist Controlware increases security for Warrington Collegiate

 Controlware guarantees high quality surveillance to provide long term protection for Warrington CollegiateLeading IP CCTV specialist Controlware has supplied an advanced surveillance solution that helps reduce the threat of crime and improves safety for staff, students and visitors to the college whilst saving costs.Warrington Collegiate offers a wide variety of academic, vocational and business courses for more than 7,000 students. In 2008, the £27 million re-development of the Winw...

LEGIC® at IFSEC 09: One card – a world of many applications

LEGIC exhibits its contactless smart card technology at IFSEC 2009With the World of LEGIC the company presents at IFSEC 2009 its contactless smart card technology for personal identification in a large variety of applications, solutions and services.The focus of this year's fair presence by LEGIC Identsystems Ltd from 11-14 May in Birmingham, UK is on the unmatched variety of applications for the state-of-the-art contactless smart card technology. In Hall 4 / Stand B75 in the World of LEGIC, th...

CBC’s Radar Vision is IFSEC Awards Finalist

 CBC (Europe)'s innovative Radar Vision system has been named a Finalist in the prestigious IFSEC Security Industry Awards CBC (Europe)'s innovative Radar Vision system has been named a Finalist in the prestigious IFSEC Security Industry Awards. The surveillance based intruder detection system will now go on to compete this May in the Intruder Alarm Product of the Year category."Radar Vision's success is part of an internationally recognised, high profile awards scheme, which acknowled...

IFSEC 2009 Preview from Bold Communications

 IFSEC will be the platform for another wave of Gemini developments Bold Communications provides open platform integrated security management solutions for alarm receiving centres and other types of control rooms. The new Gemini software from Bold, already shortlisted for the IFSEC 2009 Integrated Product of the Year award, has been created within the Microsoft .NET platform. The user interface is based on Office 2007 screen styles.Gemini already integrates with a wide range of third party...

Pelco to participate in IFSEC 2009

Pelco is excited to announce that it will once again be participating in IFSEC 2009 Pelco is excited to announce that after careful evaluation and reconsideration, it will once again be participating in IFSEC 2009. This is a shift from an announcement made late last year that the company would not participate at the 2009 IFSEC show."Following some last minute discussions with the show organizers we have reached agreement for Pelco to exhibit in the IP section of the show, albeit with a muc...

Dr. Sally Leivesley keynote at ASIS International European Security Conference

  Asis international announced Dr. Sally Leivesley will be keynote speaker at the 8th ASIS International European Security ConferenceASIS International has announced that Dr. Sally Leivesley, Managing Director of NewRisk Limited, will be the opening keynote speaker at the 8th ASIS International European Security Conference which will be held in Montreux, Switzerland on 26-29 April 2009.Dr. Leivesley PhD advises governments and companies on catastrophic risk, public protection, con...

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