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Into the Cloud: Nick Smith, Genetec

Nick Smith, Regional Manager at Genetec was our latest interview for our Into the Cloud personality interview. What does ‘security’ mean to you?  Security is about protecting the everyday, to ensure the safety of people and protection of assets.    What made you want to work in the industry?  To be honest, I had no plans…

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The association on the front line

SND catches up with Simon Pears, Chair, International Professional Security Association (IPSA) to discuss front line security and the future landscape  The International Professional Security Association (IPSA) is a membership association for individuals and companies working in the security and fire sector.  The Association was formed over 60 years ago to ensure professionalism in the…

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Fighting invisible enemies

Surveillance is one of the biggest connected systems contributing to smart cities. How can smart surveillance tackle health risks and dangers in smart cities Ghosts, dark powers and curses: all classic elements of many scary movies, and examples of why it doesn’t take something visible to scare people.  We have a natural fear of dangers…

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Big Interview: Interoperability and identity management

David Bunzel, Executive Director, PSIA, talks exclusively to Security News Desk about the critical nature of interoperability, identity management and standardisation The Physical Security Interoperability Alliance is a global consortium of over 65 physical security manufacturers and systems integrators focused on promoting interoperability of IP-enabled security devices across all segments of the security industry. The…

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Hybrid Working and the Threat of Desk Data

The transition to remote working has been a revelation for many traditional office staff, yet concerns over data security risks are rising. Mark Harper of HSM explains why businesses and their remote workers must remain vigilant when it comes to physical document security in homes. Pre-pandemic, home offices were often that neglected room in people’s…

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Webinar: Guiding the surveillance industry through innovation

  Seagate talks to Security Buyer about the most anticipated upcoming webinar in the surveillance industry discussing storage solutions, trends and ecosystems What can we expect to be covered in the webinar? Seagate, Axis and Milestone are participating in the webinar. We’re all leading experts in our respective fields within the surveillance industry. What the listener can expect…

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Security & Fire Excellence Awards

We have everything crossed that we will be able to celebrate face to face again at Hilton on Park Lane this year. If this is not possible to do safely, then we will once again go Virtual. Either way, we guarantee that your entries will be reviewed, judged and scored by our independent panel of…

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Designing out Crime qualification to 11 Police Forces

Designing Out Crime Officers (DOCO’s) representing eleven police forces are amongst the latest to undertake the accredited Level 5 Diploma in Crime Prevention – Designing Out Crime, delivered by the Police Crime Prevention Academy. All Fifteen Designing Out Crime Officers who undertook the accredited qualification in March 2021 are newly appointed DOCO’s who will be…

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Speedy invests £1.6m to support events as industry re-opens

Equipment hire and services provider Speedy, has invested £1.6 million in new fencing and ground protection equipment to support the events industry as it plans to re-open in line with the Governments roadmap out of lockdown. With the investment, Speedy has made 90,000 more units of fencing panels and ground protection mats available for delivery…

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World “Password” Day

It is World Password Day on Thursday 6 May. Corey Nachreiner, CTO at WatchGuard Technologies offers expert advice on passwords in the modern age.   “World Password Day has served as an annual reminder that we all need to practice better password security for nearly a decade. And yet, 80% of breaches began with brute…

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