SourceSecurity.com RSS - Corporate News SourceSecurity.com RSS - Corporate News from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/corporate-news.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2017 Corporate News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 20 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT HID Global to acquire Mercury Security, expand reach in physical access control markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hid-global-acquire-mercury-security-expand-physical-access-control-co-823-ga-co-6621-ga.23730.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hid-global-acquire-mercury-security-expand-physical-access-control-co-823-ga-co-6621-ga.23730.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 20 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>HID Global&reg;, a subsidiary of ASSA ABLOY specialising in trusted identity solutions, has signed an agreement to acquire Mercury Security, an OEM supplier of controllers for physical access control. Mercury Security has over three million controllers installed at tens of thousands of sites worldwide, including at more than 90 of the Fortune 100 companies. Mercury&rsquo;s intelligent controllers, interface boards and software complement HID&rsquo;s readers, smart cards and mobile IDs for opening doors.</p> <p><strong>Advancing HID global leadership</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;The acquisition of Mercury Security will advance HID&lsquo;s global leadership in the physical access control industry, adding Mercury Security&rsquo;s high-quality controllers to HID&rsquo;s product portfolio while extending HID&rsquo;s installed base of millions of users beyond the readers and smart cards that we are already well known for,&rdquo;</em> said Stefan Widing, President and CEO of HID Global....NVIDIA launches Metropolis Software Partner Programme for software partners to build new productshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/nvidia-metropolis-software-partner-programme-software-partners-new-products-co-14411-ga.23729.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/nvidia-metropolis-software-partner-programme-software-partners-new-products-co-14411-ga.23729.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 19 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Opening up NVIDIA&rsquo;s effort to put deep learning to work creating safer, smarter cities, the Metropolis Software Partner Programme, brings together a dozen software partners.</p> <p>The programme offers a curated list of applications that makes it easy for systems integrators and hardware vendors to build new products.</p> <p>Together, NVIDIA and its software partners seek to take advantage of the more than one billion video cameras that will live in our cities by the year 2020 to solve a dizzying array of problems.</p> <p><strong>Traffic management in cities</strong></p> <p>Possibilities include video-based automated real-time control of traffic signals to ease traffic congestion. Cameras mounted on traffic lights can help drivers find parking spaces. Cameras can even be used to better target preventative maintenance for roads and bridges. Metropolis enables all of it.</p> <p>NVIDIA&rsquo;s latest announcement follows the debut of the Metropolis edge-to-cloud platform...SALTO XSperience Center in NYC to feature products and training for dealers and end usershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/salto-xsperience-center-nyc-feature-products-trainings-dealers-end-users-co-3322-ga.23721.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/salto-xsperience-center-nyc-feature-products-trainings-dealers-end-users-co-3322-ga.23721.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 15 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>SALTO Systems is developing geographically-convenient product showrooms throughout the U.S. to allow dealers, end users and others interested in training or product information to gather and learn more about their extensive electronic lock products and how various elements of the wireless solution work together. The first XSperience Center in New York City has opened and the Atlanta XSperience Center will open later this year.</p> <p>Since 2001, SALTO has been revolutionising access control around the world and its presence in the U.S. market is stronger than ever. To best leverage this growth and momentum, SALTO is establishing XSperience Centers as a unique resource dedicated to demonstrating and training for SALTO&rsquo;s comprehensive and versatile range of solutions.</p> <p><strong>Broad technological platform</strong></p> <p>The SALTO New York XSperience Center is packed with a broad range of quality products that can be used to secure access points from high traffic...Huawei joins the Z-Wave Alliance’s Board of Directorshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/huawei-joins-z-wave-alliance-board-directors-co-5961-ga-co-6145-ga-co-13004-ga-co-14002-ga-co-2140-ga-co-11964-ga-co-1044-ga-co-1049-ga-co-10905-ga-co-10903-ga.23716.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/huawei-joins-z-wave-alliance-board-directors-co-5961-ga-co-6145-ga-co-13004-ga-co-14002-ga-co-2140-ga-co-11964-ga-co-1044-ga-co-1049-ga-co-10905-ga-co-10903-ga.23716.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 15 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>The Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of global companies deploying the Z-Wave smart home standard, announces the addition of leading ICT solutions provider, Huawei, to the Alliance Board of Directors. Huawei joins principal members ADT, Alarm.com, FIBARO, Ingersoll-Rand, Jasco Products, LEEDARSON, LG Uplus, Nortek Security &amp; Control, SmartThings, and Sigma Designs.</p> <p>Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider with innovative solutions, products and services used in more than 170 countries and regions. Many Z-Wave Alliance member companies, including Aeon Labs, LEEDARSON and FIBARO are part of Huawei&rsquo;s OceanConnect pre-integrated IoT ecosystem.</p> <p><strong>Promoting partnerships among members</strong></p> <p>The Z-Wave ecosystem has seen unprecedented growth in the last several years, with most major tech manufacturers, service providers and telcos putting Z-Wave inside their smart home solutions. As a...CLIQ Systems’ Pip Courcoux highlights current access control issues and risk mitigation for supply chain data securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/cliq-systems-pip-courcoux-access-control-issues-risk-mitigation-supply-chain-data-security-co-30-ga-co-12708-ga.23713.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/cliq-systems-pip-courcoux-access-control-issues-risk-mitigation-supply-chain-data-security-co-30-ga-co-12708-ga.23713.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 15 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Pip Courcoux, Sales and Product Manager - CLIQ Systems at Abloy UK, discusses the current issues around cyber security and explains why organisations must assess the resilience of their suppliers to minimise the risk of attack.</p> <p>The landscape of security and access control has changed over the last decade, with the introduction of technology that allows for traceability and time management within mechanical keys. This has meant the conversation has changed - Passkeys, Cryptographic keys, Encryption keys are all becoming more commonplace. By default, we&rsquo;ve become obsessed with cyber security, and high-profile cases and examples of data theft and loss are rife.</p> <p>Research shows that 93 percent of large organisations and 87 percent of small businesses experienced a security breach in 2013, with affected companies experiencing roughly 50 percent more breaches than in 2012. Although keys provide access to critical assets, including servers that hold customer data...Perfect Display Technologies announces Free Monitor Rental offer for security trade show exhibitorshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/perfect-display-technologies-free-monitor-rental-trade-show-co-14952-ga.23708.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/perfect-display-technologies-free-monitor-rental-trade-show-co-14952-ga.23708.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 14 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Perfect Display has announced an exciting new offer for any security company exhibiting at trade shows: Free Monitor Rental. The company aims to work with up to 30 partner companies that will be exhibiting at the major security trade shows around the world, providing them with the monitors that they require to showcase their products.</p> <p><strong>Trade show 4K displays</strong></p> <p>Having exhibited at many trade shows around the world themselves, Perfect Display has noticed that many companies use consumer brand TVs and monitors to display their products, but that many of these monitors are not up to the job. Consumer 4K displays usually use upscaled 4K instead of true 4K and suffer from less than perfect image and colour reproduction. Some of the video walls have poor colour uniformity and the rental fees can be extortionate. Trade show displays are only as good as their weakest link, and in most cases the weakest link is something that the user has no control over, like...Johnson Controls’ CEM Systems access control equipment now compliant with EU’s new Radio Equipment Directivehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/johnson-controls-cem-systems-access-control-compliant-eu-radio-equipment-directive-co-386-ga-co-2900-ga.23706.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/johnson-controls-cem-systems-access-control-compliant-eu-radio-equipment-directive-co-386-ga-co-2900-ga.23706.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 19 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Johnson Controls has confirmed that their powerful range of CEM Systems access control hardware is compliant with the European Union&rsquo;s new Radio Equipment Directive (RED) 2014/53/EU, which came into full effect on 13 June 2017.</p> <p>CEM Systems intelligent card readers, including the CEM <a href="/technical-details/access-control/readers-and-controllers/readers/cem-s610-exit-reader-access-control-reader.html" class="orangebold">S610</a> (iCLASS SE, DESFire and Prox) reader, CEM S700 reader, CEM <a href="/technical-details/access-control/readers-and-controllers/readers/cem-emerald-ts100-access-control-reader.html" class="orangebold">emerald reader</a> and their biometric equivalents are all RED compliant and continue to be available for distribution within the EU. The CEM <a href="/technical-details/access-control/readers-and-controllers/readers/cem-spass-desfire-reader-access-control-reader.html" class="orangebold">sPass reader</a> and CEM <a...Honeywell appoints Richard Lattanzi and Dino Koutrouki as new security and fire leadershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-appoints-richard-lattanzi-dino-koutrouki-new-leaders-co-2173-ga.23704.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/honeywell-appoints-richard-lattanzi-dino-koutrouki-new-leaders-co-2173-ga.23704.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 19 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Honeywell, a provider of products, software and technologies for connected buildings and homes, has announced Richard (Rich) Lattanzi as the president of Honeywell&rsquo;s global security business and Dino Koutrouki as the president of Honeywell&rsquo;s global fire business. In their new leadership roles, Lattanzi and Koutrouki will drive greater customer focus. Both will continue to report to Michael Flink, president of Honeywell Security and Fire.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Serving our customers and growing our business are at the core of everything we do in our security and fire businesses,&rdquo;</em> said Flink. <em>&ldquo;Having two independent teams focused on their business will bring us closer to our customers, maximising our core strengths and enabling increased efficiencies. I am confident that Rich and Dino will drive performance in their respective businesses to better serve our customers.&rdquo;</em></p> <p><strong>New president of fire</strong></p> <p>As the new...Systems integrator Rapid Security Solutions hires Jennifer A. Theobald as new VP of Operationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/rapid-security-solutions-hires-jennifer-theobald-vp-operations-co-12302-ga.23702.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/rapid-security-solutions-hires-jennifer-theobald-vp-operations-co-12302-ga.23702.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 14 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Jennifer A. Theobald has joined the senior leadership team of Rapid Security Solutions, LLC (RSS) as Vice President of Operations. Theobald is a veteran of electronic security, holding high-profile positions at leading manufacturers and a preeminent central station monitoring company during her industry career.</p> <p><strong>Critical time in company development</strong></p> <p>Most recently she was a Business Development Manager for <a href="/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="orangebold">Axis Communications</a>; her other credentials include sales, project management and operations positions at <a href="/companies/company-listing/bold-technologies-ltd.html" class="orangebold">Bold Technologies</a>, <a href="/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="orangebold">Milestone Systems</a> and <a href="/companies/company-listing/rapid-response-monitoring-services-inc.html" class="orangebold">Rapid Response Monitoring</a>.</p>...Bellit Security adopts Interlogix’s ZeroWire and UltraSync smart home technologieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bellit-security-adopts-interlogix-zerowire-ultrasync-smart-home-technologies-co-737-ga-co-3045-ga-co-10903-ga.23701.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bellit-security-adopts-interlogix-zerowire-ultrasync-smart-home-technologies-co-737-ga-co-3045-ga-co-10903-ga.23701.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 14 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>The latest generation ZeroWire and UltraSync technologies from Interlogix, a brand represented by UTC Fire &amp; Security UK Ltd in the United Kingdom, are the solutions being used by leading security provider Bellit Security. UltraSync&rsquo;s app-controlled and ZeroWire&rsquo;s wireless packages bring together intruder, video and home automation features and add the advantage of 24/7 control via the user&rsquo;s mobile phone.</p> <p>Bellit Security Managing Director Daniel Halenko believes they are &lsquo;game-changing&rsquo; products. <em>&ldquo;ZeroWire and UltraSync together give homeowners exactly the right mix of affordability, ease of use and convenience. This is a significant upgrade on what we&rsquo;ve seen before and a major opportunity to shake up the industry.&rdquo;</em></p> <p><strong>Smart phone and central monitoring options</strong></p> <table style="width: 330px; float: right; height: 92px;" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width:...PSA announces committee members for 2017-2018 termhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/psa-announces-committee-members-2017-2018-term-co-4096-ga-co-3217-ga-co-13051-ga-co-12751-ga-co-6876-ga-co-3292-ga-co-10537-ga-co-1493-ga-co-9328-ga.23696.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/psa-announces-committee-members-2017-2018-term-co-4096-ga-co-3217-ga-co-13051-ga-co-12751-ga-co-6876-ga-co-3292-ga-co-10537-ga-co-1493-ga-co-9328-ga.23696.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 14 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>PSA announced the new roster of committee members as well as chair and vice chair appointments. Each PSA Committee is made up of representatives from PSA owner companies who have expertise within the committee&rsquo;s specific functional areas. This year, all committees will welcome back returning members from the previous term as well as at least one new member to their groups. Overall, there are 18 PSA integrator companies represented including three first-year owner companies, Preferred Technologies, SGI Matrix, and Security Centres International Limited.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;The PSA Committees play a critical role in helping develop resources to help other professional systems integrators improve their own activities in their business,&rdquo;</em> said Anthony Berticelli, director of education for PSA. <em>&ldquo;We are pleased to welcome all the new volunteers to this year&rsquo;s term and are looking forward to sharing the wealth of knowledge that they all bring with the PSA...SALTO acquires Clay shares and invests in Poly-Control/Danalock to extend product portfoliohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/salto-acquires-clay-shares-invests-poly-control-danalock-residential-market-co-13981-ga-co-3322-ga.23698.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/salto-acquires-clay-shares-invests-poly-control-danalock-residential-market-co-13981-ga-co-3322-ga.23698.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 13 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>SALTO Systems has acquired the remaining shares in Clay &ndash; to become sole owner of the company &ndash; and the purchase of a significant equity share in Poly-Control, the manufacturer of Danalock.</p> <p>With these important investments, SALTO Systems, market leader in electronic locking, executes on its strategy by strengthening its leading position in both Cloud technology and mobile access, as well as electronic locks for the residential market.</p> <p><strong>Clay Locking Platform</strong></p> <p>Clay, in which SALTO already held a 60-percent stake, is the leading provider of Cloud technology for smart locks through its Clay Locking Platform. Since its founding in 2012, the Clay Locking Platform has been at the core of products such as: SALTO KS (Keys as a Service), Prosegur Control de Accesos and very recently Regus, the world&rsquo;s largest provider of flexible workspace solutions. Clay is based in Amsterdam and employs 22 people, primarily software developers.</p>...Sensor manufacturer OPTEX opens new German office to support local channel partnershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/sensor-manufacturer-optex-opens-german-office-co-1261-ga.23693.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/sensor-manufacturer-optex-opens-german-office-co-1261-ga.23693.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 13 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>OPTEX, the sensor manufacturer, has opened a new office in Offenbach, Germany to better support its network of distributors and system integrators in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH) region.</p> <p><strong>Resource for DACH distribution partners</strong></p> <p>The new facility near Frankfurt includes a meeting room with live products, and will be managed by Thomas Napora, Head of Business Development/Sales in the DACH region for OPTEX (security products). He is expecting business expansion in outdoor intrusion detection for the residential and commercial applications, as well as a growing number of high security perimeter protection projects in the region.</p> <p>&ldquo;<em>The DACH region has been a focal point for us for the last couple of years</em>,&rdquo; Thomas says, &ldquo;<em>we have seen a growing interest in our <a href="/technical-details/cctv/image-capture/video-motion-detectors.1/redwall-redscan-rls-3060l-video-motion-detector.html"...Vicon appoints David Busco A&E Manager for Eastern UShttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vicon-appoints-david-busco-manager-eastern-usa-co-1756-ga.23685.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vicon-appoints-david-busco-manager-eastern-usa-co-1756-ga.23685.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 11 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Vicon Industries, designer and manufacturer of video surveillance and access control software, hardware and components, has announced the expansion of its A&amp;E Services division, with the addition of David Busco, who will manage Vicon&rsquo;s relationships with the A&amp;E community throughout the eastern United States. David has over 25 years&rsquo; experience within the security industry, during which he has demonstrated an ability to support the needs of architects and engineers through design work, technical knowledge and product expertise. At Vicon, he will augment those skills with Vicon&rsquo;s existing tools and programmes to deliver an unparalleled support experience for A&amp;E specifiers of Vicon solutions.</p> <p>David previously served as A&amp;E Sales leader for <a href="/companies/enhanced-company-listing/interlogix.html" class="orangebold">Interlogix</a>, a <a href="/companies/company-listing/utc-climate-controls-and-security.html" class="orangebold">UTC</a><a...Dahua Technology Hangzhou HQ visited by Consulate General delegationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dahua-technology-hangzhou-hq-visited-consulate-co-4261-ga.23680.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dahua-technology-hangzhou-hq-visited-consulate-co-4261-ga.23680.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 11 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>On the afternoon of September 06<sup>th</sup>, 2017, the distinguished delegation of 11 Consulate Generals in Shanghai visited Dahua Technology Headquarters. The visit was part of the &ldquo;Hangzhou International Day&rdquo; activities. Mr. Michael Chen, Dahua Vice President, General Manager of Overseas Business, hosted the reception.</p> <p><strong>Annual Hangzhou International Day</strong></p> <p>The annual Hangzhou International Day is a window for the international friends to gain in depth understanding of Hangzhou and experience the culture exchange and integration. Consulate Generals&rsquo; taking part in Hangzhou International Day is a traditional. This year, as an outstanding company in Hangzhou, and a leading solution provider in global video surveillance industry, Dahua was honoured to be one of the four representative companies that were visited by this distinguished group of people. The delegation is consisted of around 40 people, representing 17 countries,...Dahua enlisted in Forbes Asia’s 13th annual Fab 50http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dahua-enlisted-forbes-asia-13th-annual-fab-50-co-14788-ga-co-6163-ga-co-4261-ga-co-14784-ga-co-2566-ga-co-1151-ga-co-14411-ga-co-13736-ga.23678.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dahua-enlisted-forbes-asia-13th-annual-fab-50-co-14788-ga-co-6163-ga-co-4261-ga-co-14784-ga-co-2566-ga-co-1151-ga-co-14411-ga-co-13736-ga.23678.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 08 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>According to the September 2017 issue of Forbes Asia, this year&rsquo;s Asia&rsquo;s Fab 50 list is out. Dahua Technology, a solution provider in the global video surveillance industry, made it into the top 50 of this exciting list.</p> <p>The Forbes 13th annual Fab 50 list of the best big publicly traded companies honors corporate stars throughout the Asia-Pacific region. This year, China is grabbing most of the spotlight, with 29 of the 50 companies headquartered on the mainland, represented by the two most valuable companies on the list: Alibaba and Tencent Holdings. Dahua is one of eleven Chinese new comers to the Fab 50, reflecting the country's deep pool of entrepreneurial talent.</p> <p><strong>Forbes Asia&rsquo;s Fab 50 2017</strong></p> <p>It is a gigantic competition among 1694 publicly traded companies that have at least US$1.8 billion in annual revenue. The companies that are losing money or whose revenue is less than it was five years ago are knocked off the list,...Securitas achieves FREDD certification becoming UK’s first government-certified canine security providerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/securitas-achieves-fredd-uk-government-certified-canine-security-provider-co-7962-ga.23674.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/securitas-achieves-fredd-uk-government-certified-canine-security-provider-co-7962-ga.23674.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 08 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Securitas has officially achieved FREDD (Free Running Explosive Detection Dog) certification &ndash; the EU standard for the use of dogs in aviation cargo security.</p> <p>Working in conjunction with the Department for Transport (DfT), this ground-breaking achievement means Securitas now provides the highest levels of explosives detection using our four-legged friends.</p> <p><strong>Government-certified detection dog service</strong></p> <p>Not only do ever-present terrorist threats make this an essential arm of the security provider&rsquo;s portfolio, but aviation is the only sector that requires regulation of private security dogs.</p> <p>This is the first time Central Government has certified the private security industry to provide specialist free running detection dogs, so is a significant step forward not only for the company and its customers, but the security industry as a whole.</p> <p><strong>Exacting EU and DfT standards</strong></p> <p>Meeting exacting EU and...VdS-Coerciveness regulated across Europe as part of EN 50131 series of best practice standardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vds-coerciveness-regulated-europe-part-en-50131-series-best-practice-co-6558-ga.23672.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vds-coerciveness-regulated-europe-part-en-50131-series-best-practice-co-6558-ga.23672.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 08 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>The VdS-concept for the important minimisation of false alarms by intruder alarm systems has been standard in Germany since the 1970s. The additional security factor referred to as &ldquo;Coerciveness&rdquo; is now also adopted in the upcoming part 12 of the EN 50131 series of standards.</p> <p><strong>False alarm protection</strong></p> <p>One important criterion for the successful use of Intruder Alarm Systems (IAS) is not only the rapid detection and alarming in the event of imminent disaster, but also the so-called false alarm protection. Ultimately, the inadvertent triggering of inferior systems has extremely negative effects on the reactions of the surroundings as well as the connected security and safety services. Logically, the fourth alarm in a row, which is then genuine, no longer receives the necessary attention. VdS, Europe's largest institute for burglary protection, has successfully tackled this core problem for decades with the concept of...Nedap and Milestone integration shows latest innovation in cyber-secured access control at Integration Expohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/nedap-milestone-integration-latest-innovation-cybersecurity-integration-expo-co-1151-ga-co-4108-ga.23666.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/nedap-milestone-integration-latest-innovation-cybersecurity-integration-expo-co-1151-ga-co-4108-ga.23666.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 06 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Nedap is playing a key role at Milestone Systems&rsquo; Integration Expo event on 12th September in Daventry, as it shows its AEOS end-to-end security solution. The free to attend event gives delegates a unique opportunity to see how integrated solutions are developed, and will bring together installers, developers, integrators and specially selected Milestone Alliance Partners, including Nedap, Milestone&rsquo;s New Solution Partner of the Year.</p> <p><strong>Nedap AEOS and Milestone XProtect integration</strong></p> <p>In dedicated sessions throughout the day, Nedap will describe its collaborative approach with a &lsquo;best of breed&rsquo; partner, Milestone. Delegates will have the opportunity to see first-hand how the integration between Nedap&rsquo;s AEOS and Milestone XProtect&reg; Access Plug-in allows users to enjoy the features of an advanced access control system inside the Milestone VMS environment. This allows operators to exchange cardholder information, monitor...Dahua introduces intelligent airport security management solutionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dahua-introduces-intelligent-airport-security-management-solution-co-3126-ga-co-6163-ga-co-4261-ga-co-2566-ga-co-954-ga-co-1151-ga.23663.html?utm_source=News - Corporate News&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/dahua-introduces-intelligent-airport-security-management-solution-co-3126-ga-co-6163-ga-co-4261-ga-co-2566-ga-co-954-ga-co-1151-ga.23663.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 04 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Although it has been statistically proven that taking a plane is no more risky than taking a bus, people do have reasons to put extra caution on air travel safety, especially in a time replete with terrorist threats. A major line of defence must be the various sections of the airports, which, as a gateway to the outside world and transportation hub of the city, has always been on the top safety list of the government and all related authorities. Dahua Airport Solution is an intelligent security system that helps ensure the safety of the airports.</p> <p><strong>Airport security management challenges</strong></p> <p>All airports, large or small, suffer from similar difficulties maintaining safety. First of all, they require a complicated collaboration of multiple (sub) systems such as monitoring system, alarm system, access control system, network transmission system and management platform. As is known to all, the more steps and players it takes, the higher the likelihood that...