Monthly Archives: December 2012

TDSi secures Charing Cross and Hammersmith Hospitals

TDSi secures Charing Cross and Hammersmith Hospitals

To offer the highest levels of safety and security to patients and staff, London’s Charing Cross and Hammersmith Hospitals have recently been equipped with state-of-the-art access control systems from TDSi. Expert installation specialist, Advanced Detection Systems (ADS), specified TDSi’s solutions as part of a project that encompasses security and fire monitoring systems to fully protect

Securitas USA chooses Milestone to provide remote video monitoring

Securitas USA chooses Milestone to provide remote video monitoring

Milestone Systems’ XProtect® video management software (VMS) and Razberi Technologies’ storage servers have been chosen as the solution to power a hosted monitoring service offered nationwide by Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. The monitoring centers using these combined technologies will be manned by Iverify Inc. Businesses can achieve a complete security solution by combining Securitas

Rhondda Cynon Taf Community Safety Partnership

Rhondda Cynon Taf Community Safety Partnership

About Rhondda Cynon Taf Formed by the merger of three former Mid Glamorgan districts in 1996, the geographical area of Rhondda Cynon Taf (RCT) County Borough Council is at the very heart of the South Wales Valleys.  The population of the county is 234,000 (Census 2011).  Covering all the principal town centres within the Borough, together with a

Tensor select Olympic Games CCTV security provider

Tensor select Olympic Games CCTV security provider

Tensor is a long running specialist supplier and installer of Panasonic surveillance solutions with expert experience and knowledge in; smartcard and biometrics, time and attendance, access control, visitor monitoring, gates, barriers and turnstiles, digital CCTV, fire roll call and HR personnel software. Established in 1991 Tensor has received a number of accreditations across specialist sectors

BREAKING NEWS: Avigilon surveillance captures footage of Santa Claus

BREAKING NEWS: Avigilon surveillance captures footage of Santa Claus

Avigilon, a leader in high-definition (HD) and megapixel video surveillance solutions, confirmed today that it has indisputable video evidence of Santa Claus’ existence. The high-definition (HD) surveillance footage, captured by Avigilon during a routine field-testing exercise, shows Santa Claus on the roof of a building in Vancouver, BC. “This is a significant piece of video

Fujinon varifocal CCTV lenses for HD day/night security surveillance

Fujinon varifocal CCTV lenses for HD day/night security surveillance

UK/Ireland distributor Pyser-SGI Limited has extended its range of Fujinon varifocal CCTV lenses with the introduction of three new 3 and 5 megapixel resolution day/night models for C and CS mount cameras. Providing HD performance and sharp IR corrected images for superior face recognition capability these new zoom lenses are ideal for a wide range of

Demand for Cargo screening equipment to grow in 2013

In its latest study of the $2.6 billion market for explosives, weapons and contraband (EWC) detection equipment, IMS Research, now part of IHS Inc., found recent political and economic events are causing extreme volatility in demand for cargo and vehicle (C&V) scanning equipment at the world’s ports and borders. IMS Research estimates C&V sales to

Scotshield donates new Vauxhall to veterans’ charity Erskine

Scotshield donates new Vauxhall to veterans’ charity Erskine

Leading Fire & Security firm Scotshield, in partnership with Vauxhall, is showing its charitable side by donating a brand new car to the veterans’ charity Erskine. The donation is part of Scotshield’s ongoing charity commitment and will enable Erskine to use the Vauxhall Astra Active for a 12-month period.  The car is taxed and fully

MicroPower Technologies appoints new advisory board member

MicroPower Technologies appoints new advisory board member

MicroPower Technologies, Inc., the award-winning provider of wireless surveillance solutions optimized for rapid, cost-effective deployment, has announced the appointment of Alex Kazim to its advisory board effective immediately. Kazim, currently Senior Vice President, hp.com, will lend his extensive business and leadership expertise with high-growth companies to the MicroPower management team. Kazim’s experience spans various start-up

Showsec secures Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Market

Showsec secures Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Market

Showsec has raised the bar when fulfilling a new contract awarded by Birmingham City Council to provide security and crowd management at this year’s Frankfurt Christmas Market, a key centrepiece in the city’s annual events calendar taking place between 15th November-22nd December. Now in its eleventh year, the market has become a huge attraction in