Surveillance & Security News for January 2012

Milestone and Vivotek highlighted advantages of open platform VMS at Intersec 2012

Guest speaker Peter Biltsted gave a presentation about the advantages of choosing an open platform VMSVIVOTEK presented a joint symposium with Milestone Systems during Intersec Dubai on Jan. 16, 2012. Guest speaker Peter Biltsted, Sales Director of the Middle East for Milestone Systems, gave a talk on "Open Platform VMS - with Emphasis on Integration to 3rd Party Applications" at VIVOTEK's booth 106C in Hall 4."The presentation illuminated the advantages of choosing an open...

New MESSOA next-gen megapixel network cameras showcased at 2012 Intersec, Dubai

 Messoa Technologies Inc. showcased its range of security products at Intersec 2012, Dubai MESSOA Technologies Inc. made appearance in 2012 Intersec in Dubai, UAE from January 15 to January 17. MESSOA was joined by its energy solution partner New Power World (NPW) to co-host a joint exhibition at Booth 2-523C. The largest and most comprehensive event for security and safety in the Middle East, Intersec is the leading event in the MENA region and also plays a major role in reflecting the sec...

Telaid joins Sony Security to deliver robust solutions to its growing customer base

The strategic collaboration between Telaid and Sony delivers intelligent video surveillance solutionsTelaid, a leading technology integrator specialising in multi-site deployments, announced recently that it has joined the Sony Security Preferred Reseller (SSPR) Program. As a SSPR, Telaid will leverage Sony's complete line of professional security video products to deliver robust solutions to its growing customer base for a variety of business applications."Telaid demonstrates unique capab...

Magnet Schultz displays new product at Southern Manufacturing 2012

The show provides the perfect platform for the new BLOC technology from Magnet Schultz Ltd.Electromagnet assembly development specialist, Magnet Schultz Ltd., is set to unveil an exciting new product at Southern Manufacturing, which is being held from the 15th to the 16th of February 2012. As the largest annual trade exhibition devoted to engineering and manufacturing in the Southern region, the show provides the perfect platform to introduce visitors to the new BLOC™ technology from Magn...

CNL appoints Mactwin Security Solutions to resell IPSecurityCenter PSIM software

Mactwin takes a unique approach to the security marketCNL Software, a world leader in Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mactwin Security Solutions, a leading security solutions provider, to resell IPSecurityCenter™ PSIM software within The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxemburg under its Channel Alliance Program.With almost 40 years of security experience within the Benelux region Mactwin Security Solutions has continuously...

Nominations open for BSIA Apprentice Installer Awards 2012

 Apprentices involved in the installation of alarms, CCTV, and access control are eligible for nominationsWith youth unemployment reaching an unprecedented 22% last year, creating meaningful, long-term career opportunities for young people has never been more important. The UK's security industry is fighting back, supporting its members in the recruitment of young people and celebrating the achievements of the industry's young apprentices.Nominations for this year's British Security Industr...

The British Security Industry Association develops lone worker devices and connects employees quickly and discreetly

Activating the lone worker device automatically triggers a voice call to the ARCA recent study by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has revealed the true benefit of lone worker devices to healthcare employees, many of whom are often required to work alone or in remote areas to deliver care and support services for patients and their families.According to the RCN's survey, more than 60% of community nurses spend more than half their time as a lone worker without immediate access to a colleague...

March Networks collaborates with Software House to deliver interoperable video surveillance and access control solutions

The integration provides customers with a single, centralised solution that enables faster incident responseMarch Networks®, a global provider of intelligent IP video solutions, recently announced the integration of its award-winning Command™ video management platform with the Software House C•CURE 9000 Security and Event Management System. The integration provides customers worldwide with a single, centralised solution that enables faster incident response, improved risk managem...

INSIDE Secure to provide Intel Corporation with NFC products and technologies

The agreement gives Intel access to INSIDE's software, firmware and core hardware technologyINSIDE Secure, a leader in semiconductor solutions for secure transactions and digital identity, recently announced it has entered into an agreement with Intel Corporation to provide the company with INSIDE's NFC products and technologies. The agreement marks a significant milestone for INSIDE Secure and the future of the NFC industry, helping move this emerging technology towards full-scale market adopt...

VideoIQ expands globally with the addition of Harco Group in the Middle East

 Harco will be responsible for sales and distribution of VideoIQ's line of intelligent video surveillance systems VideoIQ, the leader in video surveillance innovation, recently announced the addition of the Harco Group in the Middle East to its international team of partners, further accelerating VideoIQ's growing international presence. Harco will be responsible for sales, technical support and distribution of VideoIQ's line of intelligent video surveillance systems within the Middle East,...

RSI appoints Videcon to distribute video verification equipment range

Videcon to disribute video verification equipment in the UK and IrelandCCTV Distributor Videcon has been appointed by RSI Video Technologies to distribute their "Videofied" range of Video Verification equipment in the UK and Ireland.The system combines video technology with a wireless intruder system to verify alarm incidents. When an alarm is triggered a 10-second video clip is sent through to a monitoring station within 3 minutes via a GPRS sim card. The first few frames of video ar...

G4S Technology completes five years in securing Institute of Education

  The stripe cards in place were replaced with a contactless smart card solution from G4S Technology G4S Technology began protecting the Institute of Education (IOE), the UK's leading centre in education and social research, after an employee survey highlighted the need to improve security. The variety of disparate legacy magnetic stripe card readers in place previously, were replaced with a fully integrated Symmetry access control and contactless smartcard solution from...

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