from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/germany.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2017 Mon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT Mon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT Digital Barriers partners with Morphean to deliver class-leading business and security analytics as a VSaaShttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/digital-barriers-partners-morphean-deliver-business-security-analytics-vsaas-co-7121-ga-co-12276-ga-npr.23426.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/digital-barriers-partners-morphean-deliver-business-security-analytics-vsaas-co-7121-ga-co-12276-ga-npr.23426.htmlProduct NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Morphean and Digital Barriers announce a new collaboration to offer Digital Barriers&rsquo; government-accredited video analytics and facial recognition solutions as an enhanced Video Surveillance as a Service (VSaaS) solution across the Morphean video surveillance platform.</p> <p><strong>First SmartVis video analytics suite as a VSaaS provider</strong></p> <p>This combination will bring a market-leading solution to businesses looking to enhance their control over physical security and business intelligence, whilst reducing costs and IT complexity. Morphean will become the first European-based business intelligence and video management platform provider offering the SmartVis video analytics suite as a VSaaS solution into the commercial sector.</p> <p><em>"By employing Digital Barriers</em><em>&rsquo; SmartVis analytics, Morphean can rapidly augment safety and security capabilities across our clients</em><em>&rsquo; assets, leveraging the latest in AI analytics, no matter how...TDSi recognises ABCA with ‘UK Partner of the Year – North’ awardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tdsi-recognises-abca-uk-partner-year-north-award-co-12721-ga-co-1645-ga.23425.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tdsi-recognises-abca-uk-partner-year-north-award-co-12721-ga-co-1645-ga.23425.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Integrated security manufacturer TDSi has announced ABCA as its &lsquo;UK Partner of the Year &ndash; North&rsquo; in its annual Partner Awards. The Award was recently presented to ABCA&rsquo;s Managing Director, Philip Miller, by TDSi Channel Partner Manager, Neil Hughes after <a class="orangebold" href="/events/enhanced-event-listing/ifsec-2017.html">IFSEC International 2017</a> in London.</p> <p>Speaking after the award was presented, Philip commented, <em>&ldquo;I am delighted and proud to accept this award on behalf of the entire team at ABCA. We work very closely with TDSi to ensure our customers receive the best security solutions. We specify TDSi products because they offer outstanding quality of service and value for money, which helps us provide our clients with very attractive levels of ROI in a highly competitive market. We very much look forward to continuing and growing our highly successful partnership.</em><em>&rdquo;</em></p> <p><strong>Technical...The Emergency Services Show 2017 to focus on public safety and incident managementhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/emergency-services-show-2017-focus-public-safety-incident-management.23424.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/emergency-services-show-2017-focus-public-safety-incident-management.23424.htmlEvents NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>This year&rsquo;s Emergency Services Show returns to Hall 5 at the NEC, Birmingham from 20 to 21 September with a strong focus on learning from past incidents and collaborating to protect the public and save lives. Attracting over 6,500 visitors and 400 exhibitors, The Emergency Services Show 2017 provides a unique opportunity to network and exchange ideas across the resilience, emergency planning and emergency services community, share best practice as well as to see and handle the latest technology and equipment.</p> <p>As recent terrorist incidents in the UK have demonstrated, collaboration is key to co-ordinating effective response and recovery. <em>&ldquo;We continue to face challenging and difficult times and these events continue to highlight importance of collaboration, partnership working and using digital tools to be able to respond quickly,</em><em>&rdquo;</em> says Luana Avagliano, Head of Resilience Direct, UK Cabinet Office who will be presenting a seminar on the...Cinegy exhibits latest improvements to video compression, automation, and playout solutions at IBC 2017http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/cinegy-exhibit-latest-improvements-video-compression-automation-playout-solutions-ibc-2017-co-15051-ga.23423.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/cinegy-exhibit-latest-improvements-video-compression-automation-playout-solutions-ibc-2017-co-15051-ga.23423.htmlEvents NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Cinegy, which develops and produces software technology for digital video processing, asset management, video compression and automation and playout will showcase the new Cinegy TV Pack, the latest version of Cinegy Capture PRO, and an advanced Cinegy Multiviewer, the most flexible and efficient multiviewer the company has ever produced.</p> <p><strong>Cinegy TV Pack</strong></p> <p>Cinegy TV Pack is an all-in-one live production and playout package that provides, literally, everything needed to get a pixel-perfect TV channel on air at a very affordable price.</p> <p>Whether purchased outright or on a cost-effective annual subscription, Cinegy TV Pack does everything, and more, in a software-only environment. The pack includes Cinegy Air PRO plus Cinegy Type for real-time playout and multi-channel automation, including channel branding and CG; basic Cinegy Capture PRO for real-time ingest; Cinegy Multiviewer for multi-channel video monitoring; Cinegy Live for mixing and...VITEC to exhibit advanced video encoding and streaming solutions at IBC2017http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vitec-exhibit-advanced-video-encoding-streaming-solutions-ibc2017-co-15050-ga.23422.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vitec-exhibit-advanced-video-encoding-streaming-solutions-ibc2017-co-15050-ga.23422.htmlEvents NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>VITEC, a worldwide provider of advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, will showcase its new cutting-edge generation of the advanced, high-quality HEVC Gen2 codec for the MGW Ace 4:2:2 10-bit HEVC encoder and MGW Ace decoder solution; the 4K HEVC MGW Vision encoder; the market-leading, broadcast-grade IPTV and digital signage platform, EZ TV; and the sophisticated PX Media Library media management solution, in booth 7.G23 at IBC2017, being held Sept. 15-19 at the RAI Amsterdam.</p> <p><strong>MGW Ace encoder and decoder</strong></p> <p>At IBC2017, VITEC will showcase its point-to-point HEVC streaming solution. The MGW Ace Encoder and Decoder is the industry's first entirely portable, hardware-based end-to-end 4:2:2 10-bit HEVC encode/decode solution. Using VITEC's proprietary second-generation HEVC codec (Gen2), the powerful, yet compact, MGW Ace encoder provides an unmatched level of pristine video quality. In addition to offering unprecedented HEVC bandwidth...UNION introduces FastLatch, new range of latches and privacy bolts for residential usehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/union-introduces-fastlatch-latches-bolts-residential-co-3108-ga-co-1736-ga-npr.23421.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/union-introduces-fastlatch-latches-bolts-residential-co-3108-ga-co-1736-ga-npr.23421.htmlProduct NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>UNION, part of ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions, a division of ASSA ABLOY, the global provider of door opening solutions, has launched the FastLatch, a new range of push fit tubular latches and privacy bolts. Designed with a stylish and modern appearance for interior doors, FastLatch is both aesthetically pleasing and easy to install due to its revolutionary round forend, reducing installation time and offering a professional finish.</p> <p>Available in a choice of three high quality finishes &ndash; polished chrome, polished brass and satin nickel, FastLatch is supplied with both round and square corner strike options, enabling a quick and simple installation or retrofit.</p> <p><strong>Tested for residential use</strong></p> <p>FastLatch has been tested to 800,000 closing cycles, to ensure it lasts for decades of residential use, reducing maintenance and replacement costs.</p> <p>Karen Hubbard, Mortice-Product Manager at ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions, said <em>&ldquo;FastLatch...SALTO’s XS4 Mini access control solution secures Swarovski store in Sydneyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/salto-xs4-mini-access-control-solution-secures-swarovski-store-sydney-co-15049-ga-co-3322-ga.23420.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/salto-xs4-mini-access-control-solution-secures-swarovski-store-sydney-co-15049-ga-co-3322-ga.23420.htmlApplications NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Established in 1895, Swarovski is the leading global producer of cut crystal and is represented in more than 120 countries around the world. When it came to security, the Swarovski store in Sydney, Australia, selected Bells Locksmiths to install SALTO&rsquo;s XS4 Mini access control solution.</p> <p>Located in Pitt Street Mall, a pedestrianised section of Pitt Street in Sydney&rsquo;s central business district and one of Australia's busiest, most cosmopolitan shopping precincts, the newly opened store wanted to secure access to its back of house store room.</p> <p><strong>Comprehensive access control solution</strong></p> <p>As a business retailing exclusive, high-value merchandise, the company wanted a comprehensive access control solution that would protect its premises and property as well as contribute to reducing shrinkage. Given that over 35% of annual stock losses across the retail sector as a whole are caused by theft and fraud by staff, controlling access to ensure...Milestone implements integrated video surveillance solution for Thailand’s power producer, EGAThttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-implements-integrated-video-surveillance-solution-thailand-egat-co-1151-ga.23419.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/milestone-implements-integrated-video-surveillance-solution-thailand-egat-co-1151-ga.23419.htmlApplications NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Milestone Systems, the leading provider for open platform IP video management software (VMS), announced the successful implementation of an integrated video surveillance solution for Thailand&rsquo;s largest state-owned power producer, the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT).</p> <p>Thailand&rsquo;s leading state-owned power utility manages hydropower plants in classified and sensitive areas, relying heavily on video footage to monitor sites and enhance security. As a single plant sometimes requires more than 200 cameras, EGAT needed a scalable and cost-efficient video surveillance system. Being situated over an hour away from the city was also a challenge. Without a unified video surveillance system, monitoring and surveying the water level of 14 dams across the country proved challenging, with inappropriate response times leading to floods and potential loss of lives.</p> <p><strong>Selecting XProtect VMS</strong></p> <p>8 Bit Solution, a trusted provider of...Hikvision and Milestone team up to enhance security at Aalborg waterfront, Denmarkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hikvision-milestone-team-enhancing-security-aalborg-waterfront-denmark-co-3425-ga-co-1151-ga.23418.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hikvision-milestone-team-enhancing-security-aalborg-waterfront-denmark-co-3425-ga-co-1151-ga.23418.htmlApplications NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Hikvision and Milestone Systems are supporting a project to find an innovative solution for improving safety and security along the waterfront in Aalborg, Denmark. They teamed up with Aalborg Municipality, the North Jutland Emergency Services, Aalborg University&rsquo;s Faculty of Engineering and Science, and security company Actas AS to find a solution that utilises Hikvision thermal cameras.</p> <p>The system works with a combination of thermal cameras (which will be set up between Limfjordsbroen and Honn&oslash;rkajen during the trial period) and one controllable camera for use in active searches. Aalborg University is mapping risk areas and developing a ground-breaking program that can &ldquo;recognise&rdquo; accidents and raise an alarm.</p> <p><strong>Notifying emergency services</strong></p> <p>When someone exhibits dangerous behaviour along the waterfront, either on land or in the water, the emergency services will be notified. A camera on Limfjordsbroen will be...Bosch network cameras’ integration with Qognify’s Situator and VisionHub expanded for improved security management and operational benefitshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bosch-network-cameras-integration-qognify-situator-visionhub-co-289-ga-co-9744-ga.23417.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/bosch-network-cameras-integration-qognify-situator-visionhub-co-289-ga-co-9744-ga.23417.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Qognify, the provider of big data solutions for physical security and operations, announces that it has expanded the integration of Bosch network video security cameras and Qognify&rsquo;s Situator and VisionHub, providing customers unique advanced technology and business benefits. This best-of-breed solution creates centralised management for the entire platform with direct integration of Bosch cameras to Situator (Situation Management / PSIM) and VisionHub (Video Management System).</p> <p><strong>Benefits of integration</strong></p> <p>The integration enhances security management and operational benefits by leveraging situation management, video, and visualisation capabilities:</p> <ul> <li>Centralised control and management through Situator&ndash; direct integration between Bosch&rsquo;s network video security cameras and Situator. The integration enables PTZ and PTZ-like control for moving and fixed cameras, automatic triggering of processes when predefined incidents...VIVOTEK enhances user interface and functionalities with VAST 2 video management softwarehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vivotek-enhances-user-interface-functionalities-vast2-video-management-software-co-1795-ga-npr.23416.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/vivotek-enhances-user-interface-functionalities-vast2-video-management-software-co-1795-ga-npr.23416.htmlProduct NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>VIVOTEK, the global IP surveillance solution provider, unveiled the latest release of its video management software, VAST 2. Building on the underlying powerful software engine of VAST, VAST 2 reveals a brand new intuitive user interface and boasts an extended range of user-centred functionalities, including auto setup, advanced search, and custom layout as well as additional add-on functions for failover protection, transportation, and transaction solutions. The new VAST 2 is designed for efficient video management, allowing security operators to reduce both operational and maintenance costs.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;VIVOTEK has run through a series of alpha and beta tests before the launch of VAST 2. We have collected feedbacks from our customers and improved significantly both the usability and functionality to make VAST 2 an even better experience for our users. For VAST 2, we designed a problem feedback mechanism, allowing the system to detect problems automatically and enabling...Arteco and ZKAccess present webinars on video surveillance and access control integrationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/arteco-zkaccess-webinars-video-surveillance-access-control-integration-co-3093-ga-co-12725-ga.23415.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/arteco-zkaccess-webinars-video-surveillance-access-control-integration-co-3093-ga-co-12725-ga.23415.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Arteco, a global provider of event-driven intelligent video management solutions, will present a series of seminars focused on highlighting the benefits of video surveillance and access control integration. Arteco will partner with ZKAccess to host a webinar on July 26, 2017, from 1 p.m.-2 p.m. Eastern, and a lunch-and-learn event on Aug. 2, 2017 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Central, at the Accu-Tech branch in Dallas, to display the benefits of the combination of these two intelligent platforms.</p> <p>Organisations in a wide variety of markets are hungry for data and seek to gain as much information as possible about their business, daily operations, an emergency situation or security breach, and more. However, disparate pieces of information provide little value when trying to achieve this goal. To find the knowledge captured within data, it must be combined and presented in an intelligent way &mdash; allowing the user to make informed decisions based on a comprehensive view.</p>...Open Options, Mercury Security and Allegion to host Security Roadshow, Dallashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/open-options-mercury-security-allegion-hosting-security-roadshow-dallas-co-11504-ga-co-6621-ga-co-2785-ga.23414.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/open-options-mercury-security-allegion-hosting-security-roadshow-dallas-co-11504-ga-co-6621-ga-co-2785-ga.23414.htmlEvents NewsMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Open Options, the provider of open platform access control solutions, in conjunction with Mercury Security and Allegion, will be hosting a regional roadshow on Thursday, August 10.</p> <p>A variety of content will be addressed throughout the event, including a look at new products and upcoming integrations from the companies. After vendor presentations, attendees can experience the latest technology with hands-on product demonstrations, and take advantage of networking opportunities with industry professionals.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Security products and technologies are consistently evolving,&rdquo;</em> said Jonathan Berman, President and General Manager of Open Options. <em>&ldquo;We want the security community to see that Open Options and our technology partners are industry leaders who provide comprehensive and innovative solutions, and this roadshow gives us the opportunity to do so in a unique environment.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>The event will be held from 12:30 p.m. &ndash;...Download: Future-proof IP surveillance for harsh environmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/download-future-proof-ip-surveillance-harsh-environments-co-9756-ga.23411.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/download-future-proof-ip-surveillance-harsh-environments-co-9756-ga.23411.htmlExpert CommentaryMon, 24 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p style="text-align: center;"><a title="Download Article" href="http://hubs.ly/H087NmB0"><strong></strong></a></p> <div class="col-md-7"> <div> <p><strong>Sea ports have a long tradition of handling important cargo, including equipment for oil and gas fields. These critical sites require complex security to protect vulnerable areas such as storage locations and unloading areas, as well as monitoring the surrounding waterways for emergency situations.</strong></p> <p>Often, upgrading these sites with a future-proof security system can prove challenging, as there are likely to be expansive legacy systems in place. New systems may also need to be integrated with security and surveillance systems in the surrounding area.</p> <p>This study from&nbsp;<strong>FLIR Systems</strong>&nbsp;explores how the right VMS, coupled with an appropriate range of hardware components, can meet the...Umbo Computer Vision partners with PSA Security Networkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/umbo-computer-vision-partners-psa-security-network-co-3292-ga-co-13947-ga.23413.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/umbo-computer-vision-partners-psa-security-network-co-3292-ga-co-13947-ga.23413.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 21 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>PSA customers will now receive direct access to Umbo CV&rsquo;s award-winning security solutions. Umbo CV provides the most advanced artificial intelligence platform available to the security industry, at a reduced cost. With cloud hosted solutions and A.I.-as-a-service, Umbo CV makes it easier to cement stronger customer ties and build sustainable recurring monthly revenue.</p> <p><strong>Umbo CV</strong></p> <p>Umbo CV brings machine learning to the forefront, boasting 98% accuracy. Customers love it&rsquo;s quick-to-learn, easy-to-use app and desktop portal, and low-cost of entry. From intrusion detection projects in the cannabis industry, to accurate and real-time human counting at major shopping centres, to prison violence detection, Umbo CV has made great strides in advancing the security industry&rsquo;s capabilities. The company has been the recipient of numerous accolades and honours at <a class="orangebold" href="/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2017.html">ISC...Johnson Controls announces American Dynamics victor VMS now integrates with Guardian Indoor Active Shooter Detection Systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/johnson-controls-american-dynamics-victor-guardian-indoor-active-shooter-detection-system-co-2900-ga-co-12742-ga-npr.23412.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/johnson-controls-american-dynamics-victor-guardian-indoor-active-shooter-detection-system-co-2900-ga-co-12742-ga-npr.23412.htmlProduct NewsFri, 21 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Johnson Controls announces that its American Dynamics victor Video Management Software now integrates with the Guardian Indoor Active Shooter Detection System from Shooter Detection Systems, providing users with an automated solution to react in real-time to shots fired in a facility. By reducing the margin of human error, the solution helps to eliminate costly false alerts while enhancing the overall security of any school, business, or public venue building.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;We are excited to offer this integrated solution to our customers who are investing in technology to address the active shooter threat,&rdquo;</em> said Christian Connors, chief executive officer of Shooter Detection Systems. <em>&ldquo;By combining our indoor gunshot detection system with a robust video management system like victor, customers gain immediate, automated insights the second a shot is fired, providing exceptional situational awareness when every second counts.&rdquo;</em></p>...Emergency Management for Airports Summit 2017 aims at enhancing airport securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/emergency-management-airports-summit-2017-aims-enhancing-airport-security-co-15047-ga.23410.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/emergency-management-airports-summit-2017-aims-enhancing-airport-security-co-15047-ga.23410.htmlEvents NewsFri, 21 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>Emergencies that occurred in an airport will not only lead to flight delays, cause major disturbance to millions of passengers, it could also tarnish the nation&rsquo;s reputation and result in fatality and economy losses. Join global airport operators and aviation authorities at Equip Global&rsquo;s renowned conference at Emergency Management for Airports Summit in London on 10 &ndash; 13 October 2017.</p> <p><strong>Bringing together crucial sectors</strong></p> <p>In addition to sharing key lessons learned from recent airport disasters relating to aircraft accident, firefighting and terrorism, the conference will bring together the six crucial sectors in managing an airport emergency to allow for a more comprehensive view. Besides emergency planners, airport fire and airport police, hear from emergency medical services, airlines, and airport terminal/airside operations on ways to minimise impact on airport business.</p> <p>Participants can expect a packed program with case...NEC face recognition enhances security at 23rd Summer Deaflympics, Turkeyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/nec-face-recognition-enhances-security-23rd-summer-deaflympics-turkey-co-14059-ga-co-14372-ga-co-15046-ga.23408.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/nec-face-recognition-enhances-security-23rd-summer-deaflympics-turkey-co-14059-ga-co-14372-ga-co-15046-ga.23408.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 21 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>NEC Corporation and NEC Telecommunication and Information Technology, Ltd. announces that the Turkish Ministry of Youth and Sports, organiser of the 23rd Summer Deaflympics in Samsun, Turkey, selected NEC's leading face recognition technology to ensure the security and quality of experience for this year's Deaflympic participants.</p> <p>This is the first time that face recognition technology has been used as a key security measure for the Summer Deaflympics. NEC's face recognition technology is being implemented among kiosks and security access control systems, enabling rapid identification, and ensuring that participants and audiences enjoy a safe and secure experience.</p> <p>Samsun, a scenic province in the north of Turkey, will host the 2017 Summer Deaflympics from 18-30 July, featuring more than 5,000 participants from 109 countries across 21 categories.</p> <p><strong>Enabling a safer and secure environment</strong></p> <p>The secure access control solution was...HID Global mobile access and advanced smart card deployed at Cervantes High School, Guadalajara, Mexicohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hid-global-mobile-access-advanced-smart-card-deployed-cervantes-high-school-guadalajara-mexico-co-15044-ga-co-823-ga.23405.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/hid-global-mobile-access-advanced-smart-card-deployed-cervantes-high-school-guadalajara-mexico-co-15044-ga-co-823-ga.23405.htmlApplications NewsFri, 21 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>HID Global, a worldwide provider of trusted identity solutions, announces that its mobile access and advanced smart card offering were selected by Cervantes High School in Guadalajara, Mexico to help create a safer learning environment. The solution protects the Cervantes educational community from threats posed by unauthorised visitors while turning the high school into a technology showcase where students, faculty and staff carry campus IDs on their mobile phones to securely access multiple entrance points on campus.</p> <p><strong>HID mobile access</strong></p> <p><em>&ldquo;Being able to present campus IDs using their mobile phones has been particularly attractive to students because of its convenience and novelty,&rdquo;</em> said Marist Brother Alejandro Gonz&aacute;lez Gonz&aacute;lez, Principal at Cervantes High School, Guadalajara. <em>&ldquo;The system has not created any bottlenecks at school entrances, and the administrative process has proven to be very...SSAIB certifies MRP Alarms to latest ISO 9001 quality management systems standardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ssaib-certifies-mrp-alarms-latest-iso-9001-standard-co-1591-ga.23407.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ssaib-certifies-mrp-alarms-latest-iso-9001-standard-co-1591-ga.23407.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 20 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMT<p>SSAIB, the UK and Ireland&rsquo;s security, fire, and telecare certification body, has certified its registered firm, MRP Alarms, to the latest ISO 9001 quality management systems standard. Importantly, while Harrogate-based MRP Alarms was already audited to the previous (2008) version of ISO 9001 for the installation of wired and wireless intruder alarm systems, it sought benchmark certification to this updated ISO 9001: 2015 standard as part of the company&rsquo;s commitment to the highest level of quality assurance for its residential and commercial customers.</p> <p><strong>UKAS ISO 9001:2015 accreditation</strong></p> <p>MRP Alarms&rsquo; achievement follows SSAIB&rsquo;s own recent UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) accreditation to ISO 9001:2015, enabling SSAIB to audit companies to the revised standard. ISO 9001 helps organisations demonstrate to their customers that they can offer products and services of consistently good quality. It also acts as a tool to...