Surveillance & Security News for August 2018

University of Nottingham uses Nedap’s security system AEOS to upgrade its access control system

The University of Nottingham is renowned for its research innovations. Its system to control access and to secure the facilities no longer reflected its commitment to excellence in the advancement of technology. Over the years, the University acquired several systems for access control, each with their own card technology. Additionally, it had various platforms for its daily operations. Not only was maintaining all these different systems and technologies time-consuming, expensive and complex,...

Boon Edam’s Tourlock security revolving doors provide integrated access systems for RagingWire Data Centers

Boon Edam Inc., a provider of security entrances and architectural revolving doors, announces that RagingWire Data Centers has installed Boon Edam’s Tourlock 180+90 security revolving doors as part of its integrated access systems that protect their data centers in Ashburn, Va. and Sacramento, Calif. Founded in 2000, RagingWire was one of the first companies that helped to build the multi-billion dollar global data center colocation industry. Now, RagingWire is the North American data cen...

Dahua Technology unveils next-gen DH-VCS-TS20A0 video conferencing system

Dahua Technology, global security solutions provider, has officially launched its DH-VCS-TS20A0 Video Conferencing System, which is a revolutionary all-in-one video conference endpoint designed for huddle and small-size meeting places. With the increasing need for global collaboration, video conference becomes an economical way for long-distance visual communication. DH-VCS-TS20A0, as an integrated system, adopts compact design, built-in full-HD camera, Wi-Fi access and strong compatibility, br...

Pointer becomes first UK integrator to achieve ‘premium partner’ status with Panasonic

Pointer Limited has become the first UK integrator to achieve ‘premium partner’ status as part of the newly relaunched Panasonic security partner programme. The Japanese manufacturer refreshed its channel partner programme earlier this year and installers and integrators involved in video surveillance installations were invited to participate, with status determined by level of product training, sales volume and end user feedback. Electronic security systems Premium partner status...

EUSAS-Euralarm Conference by Airbus showcases fire detection & security in the aviation sector

EUSAS and Euralarm, hosted by Airbus, recently organised their second joint conference, which was this year on the topic of aviation safety and security. It showed once again the importance of technological development for an industry endeavoured to protect lives with a particular relevance to the aeronautics and air transport sectors. Aviation safety & security The US Federal Aviation Administration reports yearly over 100 false fire alarms on airplanes, resulting in unplanned landings an...

DoorBird exhibits D2101KV doorbell with keypad access at CEDIA Expo and Global Security Exchange 2018

DoorBird will present its innovative IP video door intercoms at two trade shows in the US in September 2018: CEDIA Expo in San Diego, September 4-8, booth 1111, and Global Security Exchange (formerly the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits) in Las Vegas, September 23-27, booth 971. The newly launched DoorBird D2101KV equipped with one call button and an integrated keypad will be presented for the first time at the CEDIA Expo and Global Security Exchange. The new model from the German manufacturer...

Exabeam and Okta partner on advanced security detection and effective response for identity thefts and data breaches in enterprises

Exabeam, next-gen security information and event management company, and Okta, global provider of identity solutions for the enterprise, have partnered to deliver a robust identity security solution that enables organisations to detect, investigate and respond to credential-based attacks in real time. By joining the Okta Integration Network, Exabeam benefits from Okta’s identity platform, helping security teams to proactively detect and respond to user-based threats before they become crit...

Smart Solutions Vietnam forum lays out visions for integrated security at Secutech Vietnam 2018

Secutech Vietnam 2018 reached new heights as it closed its doors, having seen visitor numbers shoot up to an estimated 13,800+ (2017: 12,097). Positive feedback from buyers and exhibitors alike also cemented the fair’s position as the ideal shop window into the regional security industry. Secutech Vietnam 2018 The new Smart Home and Smart Building zone was added to the show floor this year alongside the returning Security zone and the Fire & Safety zone The enlarged show occupied the...

Vanderbilt announces integration of SPC intrusion panels with Genetec Security Center

Vanderbilt, global provider of state-of-the-art security systems, and Genetec Inc., global open-architecture, unified IP security solutions firm, announced an integration partnership. Vanderbilt – Genetec integration This strategic relationship is developed through the integration of Vanderbilt SPC intrusion panels with Genetec Security Center. This certified integration will benefit end-users with centralised monitoring, control, and reporting of information and events from the Vanderbi...

Genetec unveils Security Essen 2018 show lineup

Genetec Inc., global manufacturer of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, announced its show lineup for Security Essen 2018. In its 21st year of delivering global innovation for physical IP security, Genetec will demonstrate Security Center, its scalable, open-architecture security platform that unifies video surveillance, access control, automatic number plate recognition (ANPR), communications, and analytics. Genetec will also feature its family of...

GJD to exhibit Infra-Red Beam Set at Security TWENTY 18 Ireland Conference and Exhibition

GJD, renowned UK manufacturer, designer and supplier of professional external detector equipment, as well as Infra-Red and White-Light LED illuminators, is pleased to announce the company is exhibiting at the ST18 Ireland expo. GJD will showcase its new ATEX-Approved Infra-Red Beam Set, in addition to its full range of external motion detectors, IP-enabled sensors, lasers and LED illuminators. The event is on Wednesday 5th September 2018 at the Red Cow Moran Hotel, Dublin. ATEX Approved Infra-R...

ONVIF conformant IP-based physical security products top 10K in the 10th Year

ONVIF, global standardisation initiative for IP-based physical security products, has surpassed 10,000 conformant products that meet its global interoperability standards, further broadening the organisation’s offering and relevance in the IP-based physical security marketplace. IP-based physical security products This level of conformant products marks yet another milestone for ONVIF as it celebrates its 10th year as a standards organisation, providing interoperability specifications fo...

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