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LGA takes positive view of Home Secretary’s announcement on RIPA surveillance

By Security News Desk | February 14, 2011

Although the UK government insists it is clamping down on the use of covert surveillance by councils, the Local Government Association has welcomed the announcement by the Home Secretary that councils will continue to be able to use covert surveillance under the guidance of RIPA, the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act.

Catering for access control

Ingersoll Rand provides access control for airline caterers

By Security News Desk | February 14, 2011

One of the world’s largest providers of airline catering and provisioning services has recently installed a new access control system to control access to its sites and effectively manage its workforce.  The Interflex access control and time and attendance system, from Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies, is currently being used at its Heathrow, Stanstead, Luton and…

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Advanced integrated access management system developed at University

By Security News Desk | February 14, 2011

Grosvenor Technology’s JANUS access control system is at the heart of an advanced integrated smart card system at Nottingham Trent University (NTU). Over the last 10 years the university has deployed the JANUS system for their campus-wide access control and has developed it into one of the most sophisticated integrated access and student management systems…

SecurityNewsDesk rates and data

By Security News Desk | February 11, 2011

Rate card has a number of attractive advertising solutions which can be tailored for businesses large and small. We have various advertising packages available including banners, video hosting and promotion, e-news, e-broadcasts and directory listings. In addition, we produce videos for our clients and help them reach markets like the Middle East and the…

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Two million cars protected by iB Management Solutions’ eTag key system

By Security News Desk | February 11, 2011

iB Management Solutions, the premier provider of electronic key management systems for automotive dealerships, has seen adoption of its eTag system accelerate over the last twelve months, growing by over 20,000 cars per month with 2 million cars managed and protected by eTag since its inception. At the end of 2010, iB Management Solutions had…


A Successful Intersec 2010 for AMG Systems!

By AMG | February 10, 2011

With a strong position in the market and a local presence with General Manager David Beanland based in Abu Dhabi, AMG’s success in the Middle East region goes from strength to strength. AMG Systems Ltd successfully launched their 9000 Series range of Ethernet Switches during the 3 day exhibition in Dubai. The 9000 Series has…

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Unipart’s Monitoring and Response Centre achieves NSI Gold accreditation

By Security News Desk | February 10, 2011

Unipart Security Solutions Ltd can claim that its new Monitoring and Response Centre is now truly open for business with the news that it has achieved NSI Gold Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC) and Remote Video Response Centre (RVRC) accreditation. In addition to intruder, fire and CCTV system monitoring, the new facility in Oxford is able…


HID Global announces acquisition of LaserCard

By Security News Desk | February 10, 2011

Acquisition expands portfolio, complements and extends HID Global’s position in markets for highly secure ID credentials IRVINE, Calif., February 2011 – HID Global, trusted leader in solutions for the delivery of secure identity, announced that its parent company, ASSA ABLOY, has completed the acquisition of LaserCard Corporation, a leading provider of secure ID solutions.  The…

TAB-Expiring Visitor Pass

Databac enters strategic partnership with Data Management Inc.

By Security News Desk | February 10, 2011

ID specialist Databac ( has entered into a strategic partnership with Data Management, Inc., of Connecticut, US, to distribute its innovative Visitor Pass Solutions in Europe via its bases in the UK and Spain. First to be introduced will be Data Management’s self-expiring, one-piece visitor labels, which have already seen considerable success stateside, in healthcare,…

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Optex recognised by Frost & Sullivan in the Perimeter Intrusion Detection market

By Security News Desk | February 10, 2011

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.  — Based on its recent analysis of the perimeter intrusion detection systems market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Optex Inc. with the 2010 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Penetration Leadership of the Year. The company leverages over 30 years of deploying security systems across the globe in every conceivable climatic…