Surveillance & Security News for September 2016

ASSA ABLOY supplies security technology for Stuttgart library

The central library is the first public building to be completed in the new Europaviertel (Europe Quarter) currently under development in Stuttgart. This cube-shaped 20,000-square-metre building is thus state-of-the-art in terms of both architecture and security technology. Library security system The Korean architect Eun Young Yi designed the building envelope to feature a double façade with glass bricks and entrances on all four sides, creating the new central library as an inspiratio...

eCLIQ provides flexible access management and easy installation in a hospital environment

University Hospital Frankfurt is the largest public health facility in the Hesse region, delivering medical care and education through 32 clinics and 20 research institutes. Extensive new construction, expansion and renovation in multi-phase stages have been under way since 2001. The goal is to create a flagship healthcare organisation equipped for the 21st century.As part of the overhaul, hospital managers sought a new secure locking system for a recently completed large building. They turned t...

Beyond PoE standards – factors that can cause component failure

When a manufacturer states a specific PoE power for a camera, always count on the maximum class power source Power over Ethernet (PoE) is an important consideration in IP video security infrastructures, and many people believe Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) standards are the last word. However, when it comes to PoE, there is a wide range of both voltages and wattages that can qualify as being within an individual IEEE power class. This applies to both...

GJD sponsors Tynemouth United Yellows Under 11 Football Team

Tynemouth United is a family friendly club in Newcastle run by volunteers GJD Manufacturing Ltd., a manufacturer of professional security equipment, has announced its sponsorship for the Yellows Under 11 football team at Tynemouth United Junior Football Club.Tynemouth United is a family friendly club in Newcastle run by volunteers. The core focus is providing boys and girls with the opportunity to take part in football and be part of a team.The Under 11 Yellows team are curren...

ANSecurity deploys Palo Alto Networks TRAPS advanced endpoint solution at major financial services organisation

TRAPS intercepts all known exploits and virtually eliminates false positives ANSecurity, a specialist in advanced network and data security, has successfully deployed the Palo Alto Networks TRAPS advanced endpoint solution to help a major financial services organisation strengthen its security controls. The financial organisation regularly processes a lot of active content from third-party organisations and its workforce had struggled to differentiate between legitimate or ma...

Nedap integrates with technology partners for biometrics, VMS & wireless locks at Security Essen 2016

Nedap is demonstrating live integrations with technology partners at Security Essen 2016 Nedap responds to increasing market demands with integrations in the field of biometrics, video management systems and wireless locks. “We see a clear demand in the market for wireless locks, video management systems and biometric solutions”, says Lea Milovich Technology Partner Program Manager at Nedap Security Management, “At Nedap, we create added value with solutions...

Adams Rite 8600 Series CVR and 8800 Series rim exit devices at ASIS 2016

These exit devices are ideal for healthcare, hospitality, education, commercial, and retail applications At ASIS 2016, Adams Rite, an ASSA ABLOY Group company, highlighted its 8600 Series CVR and 8800 Series rim exit devices that feature a new, lower activation force to comply with the California Building Code. A 8800 rim exit device was on display in the ASSA ABLOY booth #3601 at the Orlando Convention Center, September 12-15, 2016.  The 8600 Series concealed vertical r...

CGL Electronic Security appoints John Nemerofsky as President of National Programmes

Nemerofsky brings more than twenty years of entrepreneurial success in the security industry to CGL CGL Electronic Security, Inc. recently announced a key appointment to its executive team. John Nemerofsky has joined CGL in the newly created position of President of National Programmes.  Nemerofsky and CGL founder Ron Ludvigsen have worked together for many years and have a track record of building successful national programmes.  Customer-focused approach CGL Pre...

Gallagher Security becomes Security Institute’s first corporate partner

Partnership signifies the commitment Gallagher has to the Institute and security industry as a whole Gallagher Security (Europe) has become the Security Institute’s first corporate partner. Officially presented at the Security Institute's annual conference, held at the Amba Hotel, Marble Arch, London on 22nd September, 2016, the partnership signifies the commitment Gallagher has to the Institute and the security industry as a whole.Promoting standards of integrityOn rece...

Allied Universal receives Brandon Hall Gold award for the Best Launch of a Corporate Learning University

The recognition highlights the significant impact of learning and development on employee success Conshohocken, Pennsylvania and Santa Ana, California, based Allied Universal, a facility services company in North America, was awarded the prestigious Brandon Hall Gold award for the Best Launch of a Corporate Learning University.  Now entering its 22nd year, the Brandon Hall Excellence Awards includes a rigorous judging process. Entries are evaluated by a panel of independ...

Synectics launches EX300 ‘gesture-based’ control suite for intuitive surveillance management

EX300 Advanced Control Suite incorporates numerous gesture-based components including jog shuttle, a physical keyboard and a joystick device Global surveillance business Synectics is launching a new ‘gesture-based’ management interface for its Synergy 3 command and control software, which utilises intuitive touch-screen technology for improved incident response. The new EX300 Advanced Control Suite comprises a tablet device which incorporates numerous gesture-base...

Joint Commission accreditation impacts healthcare security upgrades

 Part 11 of our Security in Healthcare series The Joint Commission’s mission is to continuously improve health care for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders Compliance with Joint Commission accreditation can impact hospital and healthcare safety and security decisions, and can even drive security system improvements at healthcare facilities. An independent, not-for-profit organisation, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies nearly 21...

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