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Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
6th November 2019 Issue no. 482

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Codelocks enhances range with new Marine Grade finish

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Codelocks unveils two new additions to its CL500 range, completing its mechanical series. New for Autumn 2019, the CL510 and CL515 Mortice Latch Black Marine Grade finish locks are suitable for outdoor and costal applications.

Brio 286DL locking handle added to expanding range of accessories

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Allegion UK, a leader in safety and security, has added the 286DL locking handle to its established range of Brio dual point locks for exterior folding applications.

Videx strengthens flagship VX2200 Door Entry System

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Videx, a leading manufacturer and supplier in access control and door entry systems, has improved its flagship VX2200 door entry system, by introducing a lift interface module which enables lift control via the entry intercom within an apartment or office.

Wavestore v6.18 offers multiple video display areas

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Wavestore has introduced an updated version of its open-platform and highly secure Linux-based Video Management Software (VMS).

Now available from SECO-LARM

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SECO-LARM U.S.A., Inc. introduces its Mechanical Keypad Door Lock. (SD-962H-8LAQ)

Features include: Non-handed installation, External and internal entry lever, 13 code buttons, over 8,000 possible codes, Lock code easily changed.

Videx enhances its MiAccess range

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Videx, a leading manufacturer and supplier in access control and door entry systems, has improved its standalone offline Mifare proximity access solution, MiAccess, by introducing a new handle to compliment the current range of readers.

ASSA ABLOY launches new intumescent kit to ensure fire door integrity

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The ASSA ABLOY Door Hardware & Access Control Group is pleased to announce the launch of a new intumescent kit range, which ensures the integrity of a fire doorset is not compromised by morticed ironmongery. .

Introducing Wisenet WAVE 4.0 VMS

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Hanwha Techwin has introduced a significantly updated version of its Wisenet WAVE Video Management Software (VMS) platform.

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This Week's News

ASSA ABLOY Door Group unveils two brand new high performance steel door ranges

* TorrTitan.jpgDoor Group, a unit of ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions UK & Ireland, has launched two new high performance steel doorsets within its Powershield Security Doorset range.

The new SR3 and SR4 steel door ranges, also known as Torr and Titan, have been developed from scratch to offer a product compatible with increased frame and ironmongery options, allowing greater freedom of design for architects and specifiers.

iLOQ France signs a new partnership with SNEF

iLOQ and SNEF Connect have signed a strategic partnership to combine their respective know-how in the access management sector.

With a EUR 1.5 billion turnover and 12,000 employees, Groupe SNEF brings to the partnership its expertise in the world of security. As a French independent leader and recognized player in the sectors of energy, industrial processes, telecommunications and information technologies, it designs, develops and integrates multi-technical solutions tailored to customer needs.

Hanwha Techwin expands Wisenet Q camera series

* Wisenet-QNV-6012R.jpgThe new additions to the Wisenet Q series include 2 and 5 megapixel bullet cameras, domes and vandal resistant domes, with system designers able to choose from models which are supplied with fixed or motorised varifocal lenses. All are true day/night (ICR) cameras and feature Lens Distortion Correction (LDC).

They also benefit from enhanced Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) that performs at up to 120dB to produce clear images from scenes containing a challenging mix of bright and dark areas which normally results in overexposed or underexposed images.

PAC & GDX demonstrates smart thinking with its new Architect range of readers

* Architect-Readers.jpgPAC & GDX, a leading provider of access control and door entry solutions, has announced the availability of its new Architect range of readers. By integrating cutting edge radio frequency identification (RFID), near field communication (NFC) and Bluetooth technologies into the Architect range, PAC & GDX has made it possible for smartphones to be used as an access control identification tool, thereby providing the highest level of convenience, flexibility and ease of operation.

Offering unrivalled levels of modular scalability, Architect can be configured to suit every application – from a single door to a fully integrated global internet based system – and the range currently comprises two variants. The ‘Architect-A’ is a compact sized reader, while the

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MUL-T-LOCK eCLIQ proves the perfect partner for Glenveagh National Park

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Leading lock manufacturer Mul-T-Lock has provided Glenveagh National Park in County Donegal with over 50 of its eCLIQ locks in order to manage access rights across the whole estate.

STA announces partnership with security firm SmartWater

The Solar Trade Association has announced a partnership with security specialists SmartWater. Under the terms of the partnership, STA members are entitled to an exclusive discount of more than 25% off the installation of SmartWater’s unique asset marking technology, and more than 15% off the annual site licence fee.

Jacksons Fencing chosen at Cambridgeshire primary school

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Safety and learning are inherently entwined; effective tuition relies on students feeling comfortable and protected from harm. Along with high quality teaching, pupils’ wellbeing and security is, understandably, a top priority for schools.

Wavestore Appoint Mark Claxton as Managing Director

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Wavestore, the British developer of open-platform and highly secure Linux-based Video Management Software (VMS) has appointed Mark Claxton as its Managing Director.

Oprema becomes official SMARTair distribution partner

Oprema, one of the UK's fastest-growing security distributors, is now an exclusive distribution partner for SMARTair, from the ASSA ABLOY Door Hardware & Access Control Group.

Now available through Oprema, SMARTair is an easy-to-use, battery-operated wireless access control system, that's fully-scalable based on users requirements.

Manything Pro rebrands to Videoloft

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Introducing the new face, new name and new future of Manything Pro.

Manything, offsite cloud storage provider, announces the business rebrand to Videoloft. The rebrand includes not only a new name, but also new logo, positioning, website and apps.

Experts say key-copying kiosks pose security threat

Key-copying kiosks pose new threats to buildings that use electronic access cards, according to security experts. KeyMe, founded in 2012, has self-service kiosks located in retailers across the U.S. - including 7-Eleven, Bed Bath & Beyond, Safeway, Sears, Rite Aid and more. The company rolled out its machines as a cheap and easy way to copy brass keys.

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New ISO 27701 green paper helps organisations comply with multiple privacy requirements

IT Governance, the leading provider of cyber security and privacy management solutions, has released a new green paper: ISO 27701 - Privacy information management systems.

ISO/IEC 27701:2019 is a new privacy-focused standard that provides organisations with a comprehensive set of guidelines for managing security of information and personal data.

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