Posts by Hand Media

Openow from SMARTair: Turning your mobile phone into a secure virtual key

Openow

Openow, the complete mobile solution for SMARTair wireless access control, makes life easier and more secure for everyone by enabling the opening of doors with just a mobile phone and the Openow app. With Openow, facility managers and security administrators have more control and no longer need to administer physical credentials and facility managers can…

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Maxxess making sure schools across the world are safe

Lee Copland

Given the tragic events in American schools recently, safety on campus is high on the agenda. There have been lots of questions asked, and with very good reason. Lee Copland, Managing Director of Maxxess EMEA, explains how they can help put minds at rest, and assure the safety of students… The need for secure schools…

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Hikvision launches EasyIP 4.0 cameras and NVRs to help SMEs secure sites

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 Hikvision launches EasyIP 4.0 cameras and NVRs to help SMEs secure sites Hikvision’s new range of EasyIP 4.0 cameras and NVRs build on the capabilities of its EasyIP 3.0 range, these provide simple, practical and affordable surveillance solutions for small and medium size businesses. The EasyIP 4.0 products are built on Hikvision’s H.265+ Smart Codec,…

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Manything to showcase video monitoring software at IFSEC 2018

Manything Pro

Manything, the British video monitoring software company with more than 850,000 registered global users, is set to enrich its six years of cloud expertise by unveiling white label software and a new billing system to the professional security industry at IFSEC International in London next month. Manything originally launched as an app allowing users to…

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How to solve the problem of insider threats to enterprise cybersecurity? Ronald Sens, EMEA Director, A10 Networks, comments…

Ronald Sens

How to solve the problem of insider threats to enterprise cybersecurity? Ronald Sens, EMEA Director, A10 Networks, comments… There are many threats to enterprise cybersecurity with most coming from external threat actors. One of the most overlooked threats that companies are not safe from is insider threats. Security professionals are constantly being warned about insider…

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Tackling terrorism in West Africa

It is incorrect to assume that modern acts of terrorism has its origins in one geographical location, or to believe that its prevalence is confined to certain regions around the world. Events in recent years have shown that terrorist attacks can happen anywhere, despite even the most robust intelligence and information sharing between states. Given…

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Securing Transportation networks in West Africa

Sustainable and effective transportation is one of the major foundations that enable a state to progress in its economic endeavours. Without a solid, functioning transportation network, the transit of people and goods is difficult to achieve, and without established security measures, even harder to maintain. In order to facilitate the social well-being of West African…

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Maritime trade security challenges and solutions in West Africa

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West Africa’s Gulf of Guinea presents a number of security challenges, as Dr. Kamal Deem Ali recently explained at the UK Security Expo. Captain of the Ghanaian Navy and long-time member of the Centre for Maritime Law and Security, Dr. Ali raised the question of how we can secure the seas from Nigeria, to Cote…

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VOTI DETECTION 3D Perspective Scanners chosen by Amazon

VOTI DETECTION 3D Perspective Scanners chosen by Amazon Amazon has selected VOTI DETECTIONTM 3D Perspective Scanners for loss prevention and employee security, thus keeping facilities secure. VOTI DETECTIONTM is a leading technology detection company, which utilises 3D perspective to deliver enhanced threat detection. Amazon has announced that it has selected VOTI’s latest generation x-ray security screening systems…

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