In today’s news round-up, we start with product announcements for the upcoming Intersec 2015 exhibition. Hikvision will be at the show to reveal its new generation DS-7108NI-E1/V/W WiFi Router NVR, in an expansion of the company’s highly trusted Easy IP line-up. VIVOTEK will also be at Intersec to launch its AW-GEV-264A series, the world’s first L2 PoE Gigabit switches with IP surveillance management functions. Showcasing their enlarged range of tripod turnstiles will be Automatic Systems. Their TR 49x range of tripod turnstiles is an efficient and easy solution for the automation of secure entrance control.

In application news, Milestone Systems’ open platform IP video management technology is helping Taminco USA to manage employee safety and to uphold federal regulations for the production and transportation of hazardous materials. Finally, CriticalArc’s Safezone has been installed at the University of York to provide round-the-clock safety reassurance to students and staff, allowing security or first aid personnel to pinpoint the location where assistance is needed. Read more security news…


On today’s weekly round-up, Looking back at IFSEC 2011, the team has pulled together highlights from the show in pictures. In application news, ASSA ABLOY’s Aperio locking system has been installed and interfaced to the access control system at the Wallace Collection in London to secure its conservation department. Over in Mississippi, M.M. Roberts Stadium is safer thanks to Avigilon’s HD Surveillance System. For those looking to cut costs, the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) is reminding business that security measures can indeed be sustainable, whilst providing considerable cost savings.

In corporate news, John Menzel has joined CNL Software as Vice President of Marketing, bringing along over fifteen years of  senior management experience to the company. To emphasise the high level of quality of performance, Nedap Security Management has announced that it has increased the warranty period on hardware products to three years on new purchases. Ending on a green note, Nottingham is becoming a greener city as its City Council recently installed a new Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) access control system at Broadmarsh Multi-Storey Car Park (MSCP). Read more security news…


To end the working week, we begin with news from Hikvision, who have announced that Italian security distributor NEXXT will soon be distributing their surveillance products. To strengthen their Technology Support team, Access Control Technology have recruited two Technical Support Representatives.

In application news, Swansea hospital opted for CitySync’s ANPR system to manage the parking problems with their staff car park. Brickcom received an award for their innovative wireless Cube CCTV camera at this year’s ITEX 2010 show. Lastly, users of Bosch MIC300 CCTV cameras now have an added financial incentive to upgrade to the new Bosch MIC400 model. Read more news…



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