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The key to contactless access is Paxton10

By Editor | January 15, 2021

  The international security technology manufacturer Paxton has updated the Paxton Key app within their award-winning system Paxton10. It now enables smart devices to become contactless access tokens and has new remote site management functionality. Throughout 2020 there has been an undeniable global change in the way people access work buildings and public spaces. Governments…

Webinar: Exceptional Solutions for Extraordinary Time

By Editor | January 14, 2021

Tyco, Johnson Controls: Exceptional Solutions for Extraordinary Times Wed, Mar 10, 2021 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM GMT Guest speaker Stuart Bettle, Video Product Marketing Manager Join Stuart Bettle, to see how the Tyco brand of Johnson Controls offers innovative and yet affordable solutions enabling businesses to safely operate in an ever changing world. With…

IFSEC & FIREX Tech Talks: Registration now live!

By Editor | January 14, 2021

IFSEC & FIREX Tech Talks: Registration now live! IFSEC International and FIREX International are delighted to announce IFSEC & FIREX Tech Talks is back for 2021, the digital initiative designed for security and fire safety professionals to discover new products and services and connect with potential suppliers. Comprising a series of live or pre-recorded webinars,…

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Skurio and IntSights comment on DarkMarket Europol takedown

By Editor | January 13, 2021

Given the recent news around the shutdown of DarkMarket by Europol authorities, Skurio CEO Jeremy Hendy provides the following comments: “Takedown of Dark Web marketplaces for illicit goods is positive news and law enforcement agencies have had significant success over recent years. We have seen, however, a pattern of marketplaces rising and falling and where…

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Genetec shares its top physical security trends predictions for 2021

By Editor | January 13, 2021

Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, today shared its top five predictions for the physical security industry in 2021. Innovative security solutions will help businesses thrive post pandemicWhile the world remains optimistic for 2021, organizations will need to remain creative about how they use,…

Hanwha Techwin launches Wisenet Public View Monitors with built-in camera

By Editor | January 12, 2021

A new range of Wisenet Public View Monitors (PVMs) equipped with a built-in SSL connected 2-megapixel camera have been introduced to help retailers deter fraudsters and shoplifters. Offering a choice of 10”, 27” and 32” monitors, the 3 new PVMs are designed to be located at store entrances, shopping aisles, till points or self-checkout pay…

Ground-breaking collaboration supports healthcare sector

By Editor | January 12, 2021

A group of specialist companies have combined their expertise in security, container fit out and hygiene to create a new, rapidly deployable laboratory and test facility solution for the healthcare sector. Newcastle upon Tyne-based Modular Security Solutions has launched Steri-Pod, a containerised, self-cleaning high security unit which offers a hygienic laboratory environment for applications such…

Reading Park killer given a whole life sentence

By Editor | January 11, 2021

The man who carried out the terrorism related murder of three men and the attempted murder of three others, in a horrific two-minute rampage last summer will have to spend the rest of his life in prison. On 20 June last year, Khairi Saadallah stabbed James Furlong, Joseph Ritchie-Bennett, Dr David Wails and Stephen Young…

The 6 technology trends affecting the security sector in 2021

By Editor | January 11, 2021

The 6 technology trends affecting the security sector in 2021 by Johan Paulsson, CTO at Axis Communications It’s useful when looking forward to first look backward: hindsight has a wonderful way of providing context for future-gazing activity. And when looking back over the past year, one insight could understandably be that attempting to predict the…

S-Bahn sets the smart transport standard

By Editor | January 8, 2021

The first phase in a pioneering smart transport project to transform security, passenger service, and operational management across Berlin’s S-Bahn rail network has officially gone live. Teams based at S-Bahn’s ‘4S’ operational headquarters are now — via the latest developments in Synectics’ Synergy hybrid cloud software platform — able to connect, respond, and collaborate with…