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Future Fibre Technologies (FFT), global provider of fibre optic technology for intrusion detection is pleased to announce it will be exhibiting at ISC West, booth 19125. ISC West is the largest trade show for the US security industry with over 1,000 exhibiting companies. Taking place at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, the show’s comprehensive program also features the SIA Education@ISC, running from 10-12 April.

FFT provides products for a range of applications including perimeter intrusion, data network tapping and tampering detection

Maximises probability of intrusion detection

FFT are specialists in fibre optic intrusion detection, with a product range built on decades of knowledge and experience. FFT’s superior technology maximises sensitivity and probability of detection, whilst minimising the likelihood of nuisance alarms, providing a more reliable solution. FFT provides products for a range of applications including perimeter intrusion (fence mounted and covert buried), data network tapping and tampering detection and oil and gas pipeline third party interference (TPI).

Erick Reynolds, Vice President (Americas) of FFT commented, “FFT have been exhibiting at ISC West for many years now because we recognise the huge benefits it offers. Even with our long-established presence in the US, we believe it’s important to stay connected to the market and give potential customers the opportunity to come along, meet our team and learn how we can help their business. It’s also fantastic to meet so many of our existing clients and continue to build on those relationships.

Aura Ai-2 introduces a next generation laser optics platform that brings the science of data driven artificial intelligence to the real world of perimeter intrusion detection

AI driven laser optics platform

FFT welcomes you to visit them at booth 19125 where their team will be pleased to introduce their world-class portfolio of advanced fibre optic end-to-end perimeter intrusion detection solutions. The most recent addition is Aura Ai-2 - a new product platform featuring extended detection range, enhanced intrusion location accuracy and cut resilient capabilities. Aura Ai-2 introduces a next generation laser optics platform that brings the science of data driven artificial intelligence to the real world of perimeter intrusion detection. This latest product launch demonstrates FFT’s commitment to developing robust and reliable security solutions for its growing list of global customers.

Also at FFT’s stand will be representatives and products from access control manufacturer BQT Solutions. Visitors can benefit from a broader portfolio of complementary solutions encompassing both fibre optic intrusion detection and biometric and card access control.

Comprehensive range of security solutions

Together, Future Fibre Technologies and BQT comprise the technology division of the newly formed FFT Group, the result of FFT’s successful recent takeover of BQT’s parent company, MaxSec. The new group is well placed as a market leader of risk management services and technologies, already trusted by some of the most security conscious commercial, industrial, military and government clients in the world.

Mark Horton, Global Sales and Marketing Director (Technology Division) remarked, “We are pleased to have FFT and BQT exhibiting together this year. ISC West represents another step towards integrating both companies so that we can offer our collective customer base a more comprehensive range of solutions to protect their businesses. I look forward to introducing current customers to a second range of high quality products that offers clear synergies with the solutions they are already familiar with. Both companies manufacture market leading products that are now available from a single source, for those requiring a superior risk mitigation solution.

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