Organisations

Mission 500 Exceeds 2018 Goals with Higher Expectations for 2019

Mission 500

Mission 500, a non-profit charitable organisation focusing on the security industry and dedicated to serving children and communities in severe need across the U.S, made some amazing strides this year raising funds through a series of events that were held throughout the year. “Over the course of 2018, through the generosity of numerous corporate and…

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Meesons unveiled as new ASIS UK sponsor

Meesons

Meesons has announced it will become a sponsor for the UK Chapter of ASIS International, the world’s largest membership organisation for security management professionals. As part of the sponsorship, Meesons, a supplier of popular Security Portals and Speed Gates, will have a presence at all ASIS quarterly seminars and events throughout 2019. The business will…

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SBN applauds SIA plans for the future

SIA

Following a parliamentary review, the SIA has recommended a systematic and transformational approach to its regulations – a result supported by the Small Business Network (SBN), which is a security industry body made up of leading private security firms.    After long advocating for industry-wide, mandatory SIA licensing as well as an overhaul of the…

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SSAIB’s leading role in police forces’ pioneering drones deployment

Dorset officers demonstrate drones

SSAIB, the UK and Ireland’s leading security and fire certification body, has helped two police forces in their pioneering use of drones for a variety of crime-related objectives. SSAIB has certificated Dorset Police, as well as the Devon and Cornwall force, to the Surveillance Camera Code of Practice. This ground breaking certification enables both police…

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ActionAid inspires Women in Security

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) was proud to welcome Javeria Ayaz Malik, Actionaid’s International Security Advisor, as keynote speaker at this year’s Women in Security Awards Event in London, recognising the outstanding contribution of women working in security.   Originally from Pakistan, Javeria is a security expert who lives and works in Johannesburg, South Africa.…

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BSIA Public Sector Guide on Information Destruction

BSIA Public Sector Guide on Information Destruction

BSIA Public Sector Guide on Information Destruction The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) and its Information Destruction section are pleased to announce the publication of a white paper to be used by public sector entities. The paper is designed to be used as a guide for public sector agencies, and any organisation wishing to benchmark…

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Send for Help Group given two BSIA memberships

The Send For Help Group has been given two committee memberships of the British Security Industry Association’s (BSIA) Lone Workers Section; one for each of its subsidiary companies. Will Murray, Marketing Director, has been re-elected as representative for Guardian24, whilst Ben Hawkins, Incident Management Centre Manager, has been newly appointed to represent Skyguard. The BSIA’s…

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Security Everywhere Will Drive Digital Transformation

Security Everywhere

Cisco embeds Security Everywhere across the extended network enabling organisations to capitalise on the Internet of Everything and the digital economy Cisco today announced new offerings to embed security throughout the extended network – from the data center out to endpoints, branch offices, and the cloud – for pervasive threat visibility and control. By integrating…

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Mayflex Sign Distribution Agreement with Canon

Distribution Agreement

June 2015, Mayflex, the cabling infrastructure, networking and electronic security solutions distributor has formed a distribution agreement with Canon to sell its range of network cameras. Harnessing over 75 years of imaging expertise, Canon’s comprehensive range of network cameras keep every angle covered. Featuring PTZ, Dome, Box camera models with Full HD or 1.3MP resolution,…

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Synergy 3 achieves ONVIF compliance for IP interoperability

Synergy 3

Synergy 3, the latest evolution of Synectics’ field-proven command and control technology, is now conformant with the ONVIF Profile S. This allows compatibility with third party ONVIF Profile S conformant IP devices, such as cameras and encoders, and reflects Synectics’ ongoing commitment to open architecture. ONVIF is committed to the adoption of IP in the…

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