Surveillance & Security News for March 2016

Merit LILIN highlights Middle East focus and innovative upcoming products in the Year of the Monkey

According to Merit LILIN, the UAE will be a thriving new and potential market in 2016since Europe’s economy is still sluggish The global Chinese community recently welcomed the year of the Fire Monkey with a two-week celebration, concluding with the lantern festival at the end of February. According to Chinese astrology, we are now in the year of the Fire Monkey. What’s in store for businesses around the world?  Global economic growth is predicted for the ye...

Quantum and partner ecosystem address storage challenges for modern surveillance infrastructures

Quantum highlights joint development initiatives with 3VR, Genetec, Milestone Systems and HauteSpot Networks Quantum Corp. recently highlighted joint development initiatives with video management system (VMS) leaders 3VR, Genetec Inc. and Milestone Systems — as well as HauteSpot Networks, a leading provider of solutions for IP video — to optimise tiered storage architectures for their customers. As members of the Quantum Advantage Program™ for technology part...

Integrated Biometrics releases Kojak FAP 60 Appendix F Certified fingerprint scanner at Connect:ID 2016

Kojak will enable fast enrolment and verification of large groups of people, with capability of capturing ten prints in ten seconds or less Integrated Biometrics LLC, developers of the most energy-efficient FBI-compliant fingerprint scanners in the world is revolutionising the industry yet again, with the release of its Kojak FAP 60 Appendix F Certified ten print and roll live scanner. Rugged and lightweight, Kojak will run off of a laptop, tablet or mobile phone without an a...

LifeSafety Power adds FlexPower BCLASS integrated Brivo enclosures to its power portfolio

LifeSafety integrates LSP FlexPower product line with Brivo access control elements LifeSafety Power® Inc., the industry leader in Smart Power Solutions and patented remote networking capabilities, has a new partnership that provides seamless, mechanical integration of power and access control hardware in a single solution combining Brivo Access Control elements with the LSP FlexPower® product line. Mechanical integration of power and access control hardware LifeSafe...

Nedap to display MOOV access control systems for vehicle entrances at Intertraffic 2016 in Amsterdam

MOOV is not only suited for City Access Control, it also has a dedicated module for vehicle access management Nedap - leading specialist in vehicle identification and detection technology - launches the next generation of its solutions for vehicle access control. Nedap MOOV is the world’s first access control system specifically designed for vehicle entrances in cities and parking facilities. With this new solution Nedap responds to the worldwide trend towards smarter ci...

The rise of specialist distributors and smart strategies disrupting the traditional security distribution market

The established security distribution channel is being disrupted by a new trend towardsspecialist distributors – who offer more a more focused range of products andsupport services In the last 10 years a lot has changed within UK security distribution, but on the surface everything would appear to be the same. The top two distributors remain the same, despite creditors at one and talk of a looming sale at another. However, they’re operating with a slightly reduced...

Festival security – combining security personnel and security structures

Festivals bring together a huge number of people, often to large open areas andvenues, which requires a high level of security and protection fromthe organisers Festivals might be all about fun, but the fact that festival goers are out for a good time is an extra reason why the responsibility for safety and security lies predominantly with the organisers. Security during festivals plays an important role in ensuring safety of citizens. Since festivals witness congregation of...

Avon’s argus Mi-TIC S thermal imaging range now NFPA 1801 certified

The latest addition to Avon Protection’s argus thermal imaging range, the Mi-TIC S, has passed all the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) requirements and is now certified compliant to the latest edition of NFPA 1801. The NFPA is the world’s leading advocate on fire prevention and an authoritative source on public safety. The NFPA 1801:2013 standard specifies design, performance, testing and certification requirements for thermal imaging cameras used by the fire service dur...

Automatic Systems launches FirstLane 960 and FirstLane 970 security turnstiles with advanced safety features

Automatic Systems, a world leader in the automation of secure entrance control, introduces FirstLane, its new security turnstile offering unbeatable value for money whilst ensuring safety and quality have not been compromised. With its modern and stylish design, FirstLane is perfectly suited to any type of architecture and its range of advanced technologies satisfies every need with regard to performance. The Firstlane series comprises of two models: FirstLane 960 and FirstLane 970. Both offer...

ISC West 2016: SRI Identity IOM access control tablet offers iris recognition for superior access control

IOM access control tablet fuses access-control reader, biometrics, keypad, intercom, camera and other capabilities SRI Identity™, a line of business of SRI International, recently introduced its IOM Access Control Tablet for mainstream access control applications. The tablet fuses an access-control reader, biometrics, keypad, intercom, camera and other capabilities to establish a new benchmark for cost-effective value and functionality. It joins the SRI Identity portfoli...

IWCE 2016: Zetron to showcase integrated systems for situational awareness

Zetron systems deliver capabilities that provide tighter integration and improvements in situational awareness Zetron, a leading provider of mission-critical communications solutions worldwide, is taking a new approach in the offerings it will be exhibiting at the International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE), being held March 21-25, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada. This year, Zetron’s demonstrations will highlight the ways in which its integrated systems provide the righ...

GJD Pearl Triple-Tech detector integrates with CCTV and alarm systems to avoid nuisance alarms

GJD, one of the world’s leading manufacturers and designers of professional external detector equipment and LED illuminators has announced unique features of its Pearl Triple-Tech detector. Designed to trigger genuine activations, the Pearl can be integrated with CCTV and alarm systems to avoid nuisance alarms. Combined with PIR, microwave and anti-masking technology, the Pearl provides reliable and trustworthy security against potential crime. Mark Tibbenham, Managing Director at GJD com...

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