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Look back at Intersec 2014 and see why you must attend 2015

July 25, 2014

Intersec 2014 (Custom)

Take a look at the Show Video that SecurityNewsDesk produced for Intersec 2014 to discover just why you must sign up for the 2015 exhibition.

LightSYS™2 by RISCO Group Wins ‘Intruder Alarm Product of the Year 2014’ PSi Premier Award

July 25, 2014


Global integrated security solutions provider, RISCO Group, was awarded the ‘Intruder Alarm Product of the Year 2014’ for its LightSYS™2 professional hybrid security system, at last week’s PSI Premier Awards.

Shield Security Makes Payroll Queries a Thing of the Past by Investing in the Future

July 25, 2014

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Shield Security, a full service security business based in Hull – established over 10 years ago and employing more than 300 security officers, has recently invested in the WebeX employee and client web portal for …

IDIS DirectIP™ Named Technology Innovation of the Year at PSI Premier Awards

July 25, 2014

Technology Innovation of the Year

DirectIP™, the groundbreaking total security and surveillance solution from IDIS, was named Technology Innovation of the Year at the 2014 PSI Premier Awards. The awards, organised by security installer publication PSI Magazine, recognise the industry’s …

From Passive to Active Video Surveillance – With the Intelligent Cameras from RIVA®

July 24, 2014

riva video

The RIVA video analytics offers many benefits – it adapts to environmental changes, reduces storage capacity and avoids false alarms. Furthermore, it can be used in almost every vertical market due to many different video …

Channel 5 proves value of CCTV with Caught on Camera series

July 23, 2014

Channel 5, caught on camera, cctv

Introduced by journalist, Nick Wallis, Channel 5 series two of Criminals Caught on Camera offers insight into those who monitor the UK’s streets.

Commonwealth Games: The three critical Cs of event security

July 23, 2014

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On the day of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony, Chris Plimley, Zaun, shares lessons learned on securing high profile events.

British forensic solution could provide answers on Flight MH17

July 22, 2014

MH17, Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17, Flight MH17

Flight MH17 is calling for answers on who is truly responsible. A British company has developed a solution that would be invaluable at such disasters.

Never Miss an Angle with Hikvision’s 6MP IR Fisheye Camera

July 22, 2014

6MP IR Fisheye

Hikvision is set to reveal its newest edition: the DS-2CD6362F-I(S)(V) 6MP IR Fisheye Network camera. This 6MP IR Fisheye features a 1/1.8” progressive scan CMOS sensor to provide high-resolution images of up-to 3072 x 2048, …

Professor Haas reveals Li-Fi cyber security potential

July 22, 2014

hacking, cybersecurity

Following pureLiFi’s demonstration of light-based data transfer system, Li-Fi, Professor Harald Haas answers questions about its security potential.