In today’s news round-up, incident management solutions authority group PPM 2000 has been acquired by Klass software, a leading enterprise software company. The company will continue to operate as PPM and their head office will remain in Edmonton, Canada. In application news, Veranti are using Alpro’s overhead transom closers on new buildings created for the Farnborough International Airshow. The transom closers are a means of hydraulically controlling the opening and closing of the doors in the building.

In events news, the British Security Industry Association will be holding its free-to-attend security event in Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall on Thursday 26th March 2015. The event aims to educate and inform local businesses on security challenges faced by the region and the solutions on hand. In corporate news, PROMISE Technology has announced a partnership with AxxonSoft, Milestone Systems, OnSSI and SeeTec to ship free trial versions of the world’s leading Video Management Software (VMS). Finally, NICE Systems have been commended for an award from Relatório Bancario for delivering multiple real-time solutions to address business challenges and advanced technologies in the financial sector. Read more security news…


In today’s news round-up, Axis Communications and Wavestore have formed a new technology partnership which will see full interoperability between their respective video solutions. The partnership has so far provided clothing retailer SuperGroup with a new solution to replace its outdated legacy video surveillance systems. In application news, Alpro Architectural Hardware door closers have been installed at The Philip Morant School and College in Colchester, UK. Alpro’s overhead transom closers used on the school doors are a means of hydraulically controlling the opening and closing of an aluminium door.

Over in Nigeria, Trüb has supplied new multi-purpose e-ID cards to the country. The card is a combination of a national Identity Card and a MasterCard. In events news, IQinVision will demonstrate its 4K Sentinel technology at ASIS International 2014. IQinVision’s next generation IQeye Sentinel delivers up to 12MP resolution and is ideal for outdoor applications. Finally, CNL Software will also be attending ASIS International to showcase its latest IPSecurityCenter PSIM solution. The IPSecurityCenter PSIM helps organisations to reduce costs, increase control, ensure compliance and homogenise security protection levels. Read more security news…


In today’s news round-up, a research paper published by Nedap Security Management has been awarded the Best Paper Award during the 2014 ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT). “Sorting out role based access control” by Nedap focuses on role based access control, which allows for easier management of identities and authorisations. In corporate news, HDcctv Alliance has announced that Dahua’s patented HDCVI technology is now open to the global video surveillance industry.

Over in South Africa, Dallmeier’s multifocal sensor technology Panomera® has secured the grounds of public transport operator PRASA. Panomera® uses several lenses with different focal distances, making it possible to monitor a huge surface from only one installation point. In other corporate news, Avigilon has appointed Fred Withers, FCA, to its board of directors and audit committee. Fred has a broad scope of experience working with clients across a wide variety of industry sectors.  Finally, transom door closers from Alpro Architectural Hardware have been installed at Le Bistrot Pierre in Cardiff. Alpro’s overhead transom closers are a means of hydraulically controlling the opening and closing of aluminium doors. Read more security news…


On today’s weekly round-up, Arecont Vision has appointed four sales executives to its EMEA team to drive continued growth of its industry leading megapixel camera technology in the region. In application news, an Aston Martin garage in need of a comprehensive detection solution to protect the expensive cars from damage or theft has opted for the award-winning OPTEX REDSCAN laser detector to create a “virtual fence”. Also in application news, Access Control Technology’s door controllers and management software are securing the headquarters of the Royal College of Surgeons in London.

Alpro Architectural Hardware also  has an access control solution being deployed nearby. Alpro’s transom door closers are being installed at Stanmore Place, a luxury landscaped residential project of 500 apartments in north-west London. Over in New York, Parkchester South Condominiums’ 70 public safety officers in the Brox now ensure the safety of thousands of residents using Ocularis, OnSSI’s IP video management and security software. Read more security news…



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