In today’s news round-up, DVTEL is showcasing its ioimage HD CF-5222 and CF-5212 cameras at ASIS International 2014. The ioimage HD cameras include the benefits of DVTEL’s Quasar high-resolution, low-bandwidth and minimised and predictable storage and are optimised for outdoor and low-light conditions. In other events news, AMAG Technology has announced the release of its Symmetry V8 access control software. The unified security solution offers integrators and end users a solution to manage all their security functions seamlessly in one system through an intuitive user interface.

Also at ASIS, STANLEY Security division Sargent and Greenleaf (S&G) has introduced the 2890B Pedestrian Door Lock. The S&G Model 2890B PDL represents the latest design advances to produce a single motion egress door lock for the highest level of security. In corporate news, ASSA ABLOY brand UNION has become a sponsor of the National Home Security Month initiative. The nationwide initiative that runs throughout October features a series of hints and tips to highlight the ways homes can be kept safe during the darker evenings. Finally, the Guardian24 lone worker solution is protecting staff and volunteers at Macmillan Cancer Support. The Guardian24 app allows the lone working member of staff or volunteer to log into the system prior to each home/location visit, giving details of the address, who they are going to meet and the expected duration. Read more security news…


In today’s news round-up, Teleste will showcase its new MoCA 2.0 products at the International Broadcast Conference 2014 in Amsterdam from the 12th-16th September. In other events news, Matrix Comsec will showcase its range of products at GITEX Technology Week 2014 in Dubai. Matrix will exhibit its Business IP-PBXs, Converged Voice & Data platforms, VoIP & GSM gateways and new portfolio of IP and Digital phones.

Over in the UK, Asset Tracking in Support of Emergency Operations will be one of the key topics of discussion at the Defence Geospatial Conference 2015. Chief Intelligence and Geospatial Officers from over 45 nations will gather at the event to try and tackle ongoing defence challenges. In corporate news, Guardian24 and Footprint Solutions have announced a partnership to offer protection to vulnerable lone workers within the Housing Trusts sector. Finally, AMAG Technology has announced that Casi Rusco users who migrate to the Symmetry SR Retrofit solution now have access to the ecosystem of Symmetry products. Symmetry users can take advantage of a plethora of integrations and open options that were previously not available to them, providing a total security management system solution that meets or exceeds any requirement. Read more security news…



In today’s news round-up, Milestone is strengthening its organisation with a number of new appointments. These appointments include Mike Taylor as Director of Sales, North America, and Ava Parissay as Senior Products Manager in the Professional Business Unit at Milestone’s Danish headquarters. In events news, ASSA ABLOY will display its Aperio®, SMARTair™ and eCLIQ™ solutions at Security Essen 2014. The Aperio® range now features battery-powered locks, cylinders, and escutcheons for online or offline integration.

Over in the UK, a team of 8 staff from Mayflex recently took part in a 23-mile trek along Hadrian’s Wall to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society. The team raised over £8,000 in total, with donations still being made. In other corporate news, Raytec has welcomed 5 graduates to its Graduate Trainee Programme. The graduates will embark on a two-year programme of projects in different areas of the business, taking on roles in sales, marketing, product design and R&D. Finally, Guardian24’s lone worker solutions are helping to protect Notting Hill Housing Group’s staff. The solution from Guardian24 enables users to quickly and easily log their visits when they are going out in the community by calling an automated log line. Read more security news…


In today’s news round-up, Kelvin Hughes has been named the winner of the Inspiring Hertfordshire Awards 2014 in the Made in Herts category. Kelvin Hughes was recognised at the awards ceremony for its contribution to local commerce and community since the company’s move to Enfield in August 2012. In application news, Heartlands Hospital in Birmingham has chosen Castel to supply an IP-video intercom solution throughout its large modern hospital estate. The hospital required an intercom system that was future-proof and which had a range of intercom stations to provide solutions for different areas of the estate.

In events news, UTC Building & Industrial Systems is launching new video recording and management solutions at IFSEC 2014. UTC will introduce TruVision TVN 10, a plug-and-play entry-level network video recorder (NVR) featuring megapixel resolution. Over in Northern Ireland, alcohol and drug treatment charity Addiction NI has chosen to equip its staff with Guardian24’s lone working personal safety smartphone application. With the increase in lone working visits, Addiction NI decided they needed extra support to safeguard their workers at all times. Finally, Servest Security has been given a prestigious silver award from the safety charity the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). Read more security news…



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