Surveillance & Security News for February 2017

Allied Universal and Clery Center collaborate for improved campus security

The training programme will consist of short online video modules featuring adult learning principles and quizzes Allied Universal, a facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 150,000 employees, announced a partnership with the Clery Center, a national, non-profit training and policy organisation dedicated to creating safer campus communities, to develop video-based training tools for line campus public safety personnel.Campus public s...

His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum inaugurates Intersec 2017

Dubai security, safety, and fire protection showcase gets underway featuring 1,304 exhibitors from 58 countries Intersec 2017, the trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection, got underway at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre on 22nd January, featuring 1,304 exhibitors from 58 countries. The 19th edition of the annual showcase was flagged off by His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who was accompanied by senior govern...

Razberi Technologies hires industry veteran Joe Vitalone as Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

Joe Vitalone has more than 30 years of sales, marketing, and business development experience Razberi Technologies, a provider of video surveillance appliances and software, has hired Joe Vitalone as Chief Sales and Marketing Officer worldwide. In this role, Vitalone will have executive responsibility for growing Razberi’s sales revenues as well as expanding the company’s partnerships and distribution channels globally. Seasoned veteran with ample knowledge Vitalo...

HSI Sensing’s Sentinel entry-point sensor achieves UL 634 Level 2 listing

HSI Sensing is one of the five companies worldwide to achieve UL 634 Level 2 listing HSI Sensing, an Oklahoma-based manufacturer of custom reed switch and sensor technology, announced its Sentinel high-security entry-point sensor has been UL 634 Level 2 listed, placing it among an elite group of security sensors capable of monitoring highly sensitive areas. HSI Sensing is one of only five companies worldwide to achieve the UL 634 Level 2 listing.“We are very excited to a...

ievo and Northwood Technology sign distribution partnership for Irish market

The partnership provides Irish customers access to industry leading biometric products A new distribution partnership between ievo, the Newcastle-based manufacturer of biometric recognition systems, and Dublin’s Northwood Technology looks set to open up the potentially lucrative Irish market. Founded in 2003, Northwood Technology are now one of Ireland’s leading distributors of security products, specialising in the design and installation of bespoke security syst...

ASSA ABLOY subsidiary, UNION, to showcase locks, cylinder systems, and door closer range at Lockexpo 2017

UNION’s keyULTRA master key system uses DuraPIN technology to prevent unauthorised copying of keys UNION, part of ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions, a UK division of ASSA ABLOY, a provider of door opening solutions, will be showcasing its leading range of locks, cylinder systems and door closers at Lockexpo 2017, reinforcing why the brand is trusted by professionals and known for its quality, reliability, and expertise. Taking place at the East Midlands Conference Centre in...

GJD acquires Embsec’s IP and laser technology plus intellectual property rights

Embsec’s laser scanning will position GJD as a leader in the field of laser detection GJD, a manufacturer and designer of professional external detector equipment and LED illuminators announced it has signed an agreement to acquire from Embsec AB, a Swedish R&D house, all of their internet protocol (IP) and laser technology plus all related intellectual property rights. The IP technology will be integrated into GJD’s D-TECT detector and Clarius LED illuminator...

Matrix to showcase telecom and security solutions at ChemTECH World Expo 2017

Matrix will launch COSEC DOOR FMX as a high-performance door controller with multispectral sensor Matrix, a manufacturer of enterprise-grade telecom and security solutions, is participating in ChemTECH World Expo 2017, Mumbai. ChemTECH World Expo is one of the best platforms to have business interactions and create strategic alliances. This year, Matrix will showcase its latest telecom, video surveillance, and people mobility solutions. Range of telecom products at display M...

Intersec 2017: Promise surveillance servers and storage solutions impressed visitors

A key highlight of the Promise display at Intersec 2017 was the company’s impressive partner ecosystem Promise Technology, the developer of the open storage platform for video surveillance, debuted several new solutions at its packed booth at Intersec in Dubai in January, including Auryn, a high-capacity surveillance storage block, the Vess A6120 server line and the Vess A3340d network video recorder (NVR). Auryn, with its sleek and stylish design, was the star of the sh...

Airbus and ENGIE Ineo to provide communications network for the French Ministry of Defence

DESCARTES STCA to provide air operations forces with an IP-based telephone service The consortium consisting of ENGIE Ineo as prime contractor and Airbus Defence and Space as co-contractor has been awarded the DESCARTES STCA contract to deliver a high-availability communications network to control the air operations of the French Ministry of Defence. This eight-year contract signed with the French defence procurement agency (DGA) is part of the DESCARTES programme. DESCARTES...

Skillweb's SmartTask workforce management solution helps Omni Security manage its manned guarding team

Security officers will use SmartTask-enabled smartphones to scan unique NFC checkpoint tags at key locations Omni Security has adopted Skillweb’s employee scheduling and mobile workforce management solution SmartTask to monitor and coordinate its manned guarding team. SmartTask will enable the company to replace a number of existing software systems—including workforce management, patrol monitoring, and reporting tools—to create a single platform that ca...

UK companies’ presence at Intersec 2017 to strengthen cooperation with UAE

UK companies are looking for opportunities for industrial partnerships and long term joint ventures Innovation, Strategic Partnership and cooperation are the main UK themes as over 100 UK companies exhibit a range of world leading capabilities in the security sector at Intersec 2017. This significant UK presence reflects the strong commitment to future security cooperation and partnership between the UK and the UAE. UK companies are looking for opportunities for industrial pa...

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