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Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
20th June 2018 Issue no. 415

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International News

HGH Infrared Systems to announce significant innovations at Eurosatory 2018

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HGH Infrared Systems is exhibiting at Eurosatory this week, a leading International Land and Airland Defence and Security Exhibition.

The company will launch another big innovation for their 360° thermal sensors SPYNEL : the ''Automatic Tracking in Staring Mode'' feature.

New Vanderbilt SPC wireless devices aimed at installer convenience

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Vanderbilt, a global leader providing state-of-the-art security systems, announced today the release of a new range of SPC Wireless devices.

The range of devices include detectors, panic buttons, fobs, and a transceiver. The devices are discreet and tasteful in design with sleek and modern lines to complement the interior styles of many environments, such as retail stores and apartment buildings.

Risk Warden streamlines the risk assessment and management process

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Risk Warden launches unique cloud-based platform that simplifies the assessment, management and ownership of risk, helping organisations to achieve compliant, risk managed environments.

Risk Warden, a pioneering internet-based fire risk assessment and management tool, is now available to help assessors and building managers improve levels of safety.

PACOM 8003 hybrid control panel targets false alarms

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PACOM Systems, part of STANLEY Product & Technology, a leading provider of security and access control solutions, is helping users reduce false alarms with the PACOM 8003 intelligent security control panel.

A true hybrid panel, the PACOM 8003 is capable of delivering both advanced access control and robust, EN Grade 3 intrusion detection across applications of all sizes; from simple two-door installations to campuses and multi-site estates.

Manything announces simple recurring revenue platform and new white label app

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Manything, the British video monitoring software company with more than 850,000 registered global users, is set to enrich its six years of cloud expertise by unveiling white label software and a new billing system to the professional security industry at IFSEC International in London next month.

Manything originally launched as an app allowing users to turn retired smartphones and tablets into home security cameras, with over 25 years of video monitored every day.

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This Week's News

Vanderbilt showcases upcoming ACTEnterprise at IFSEC 2018

Vanderbilt, a global leader providing state-of-the-art security systems, will preview the upcoming ACTEnterprise access control solution at this year's IFSEC International, June 19-21, at ExCeL London. Along with demonstrations of the solution, visitors can explore the wide range of products that Vanderbilt has to offer at Stand F305, with a significant focus on increased integration both within and with third-party systems.

The latest version of ACTEnterprise will be released in August, but visitors can see the new feature sets in action on the show floor. These additions include integration with the Assa Abloy wireless product range, a rules mapping engine and PoE Ultra, and an ACTEnterprise app.

MOBOTIX unveils new products, partners and innovations at IFSEC 2018

* Mobotix-new.jpgMOBOTIX (Stand C310) is showcasing its latest product line and technology partnerships that reflect an emerging culture of openness within the company. MOBOTIX welcomes 6 partners onto its booth to demonstrate a range of exciting new integrated solutions.

MOBOTIX is demonstrating the first public appearance of its new MOBOTIX MOVE line of cameras, the first ONVIF G compliant series. It is able to deliver three H.264 streams at the same time. The MOBOTIX MOVE series consists of four models and is also the first MOBOTIX camera series offered with the latest market standard features such as motorized varifocal lenses, integrated IR illumination and Wide Dynamic Range functionality.

Access smarter thinking with ASSA ABLOY at IFSEC 2018

ASSA ABLOY, a global leader in door opening solutions, will be showcasing the latest integrated security and access control technology from its leading brands at IFSEC 2018.

Taking place from 19 - 21 June at ExCeL London, visitors to stand F320 in Hall S7 will discover the latest innovations to help 'access smarter thinking'. Solutions from leading brands, including ASSA ABLOY Access Control, Abloy and Traka, will cover access control, identification technology, entrance automation and integrated security solutions.

Peoplesafe unveil the world's smallest personal safety alarm - 'MicrosSOS'

* Peoplesafe.jpgPeoplesafe will be unveiling the World's smallest and lightest personal safety device - MicroSOS, at the 2018 Safety and Health Expo, held at London's Excel between 19th to 21st June.

Exclusively developed by Peoplesafe, the MicroSOS includes the latest A-GPS, GSM and Man-down technologies, in a design the size of a USB stick. The device is also fully dust and waterproof to IP67 rating, making it ideal for outdoor environments. Fully certified to BS 8484:2016, the British Standard for Lone Worker Services, the compact MicroSOS weighs just 27 grams.

Jacksons Fencing puts their panels to the test at IFSEC International 2018

UK fencing manufacturer and security expert, Jacksons Fencing, is showcasing its wide range of Security Rated products at IFSEC International 2018 at ExCeL London (19th-21st June). In addition to displaying a complete SR1 to SR5 fencing range on their stand (H135), Jacksons Security Rated fencing will be involved in three live demonstrations on each day of the event at the LPCB/BRE Attack Testing Zone.

Only products and systems that meet and surpass meticulous standards are awarded LPS 1175 certification. Further, to have items Security Rated (SR) by the LPCB, companies must have obtained the international quality management standard ISO 9001.

More new exhibitors at ALEX - It'll be here before you know it!

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ASSA ABLOY's security doorsets undergo rigorous testing in BRE's Attack Zone at IFSEC 2018

Visitors to IFSEC 2018 will have the opportunity to see doorsets from ASSA ABLOY Security Doors, a UK division of ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, put to the test in the BRE's dedicated Attack Zone.

With IFSEC 2018 taking place from 19 - 21 June at ExCeL London, ASSA ABLOY Security Doors' steel and timber doorsets will undergo real-life attack tests on stand H140. Hosted by expert technicians from the Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB), the BRE's Attack Zone will demonstrate the difference between certified and non-approved products, and how quickly uncertified products can be compromised.

ACRE CEO named as IFSEC Global Security & Fire Influencer 2018

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The list of influencers, which is selected by a panel of highly respected judges, seeks to recognize fire and security professionals who are influential in improving regulation, standards/guidance or best practice; driving the success of the organization they lead or are employed by; or being a prominent, persuasive voice in the media.

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SALTO products on show at IFSEC 2018

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SALTO Systems is set to showcase a range of security products at IFSEC in June, with a strong focus on mobile and cloud based access control solutions. Find us on stand G100.

Two new exhibitors at ALEX 2018!

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We're excited to announce not one but two new exhibitors this week - both Edilock and TEVO have confirmed they'll be at the Nottingham Belfry on the 13th and 14th of October.

TEVO will have a van with full racking and storage solutions outside the main exhibition hall and a demo unit inside, designed for each customer.

Ocucon welcomes Brand L. Elverston to its team

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The world's first Video Surveillance as a Service (VSaaS) system - Ocucon - has strengthened its senior team with the appointment of Brand L. Elverston, former Director of Asset Protection Strategic Initiatives at Walmart, as a consultant to the business.

Burg-W├Ąchter was one to watch at Lockex 2018

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Security specialists Burg-Wächter showcased a number of security solutions and range enhancements that are worth keeping an eye on.

Newly launching into the UK market, Burg-Wächter's extensive range of remote access video surveillance solutions includes BurgCam Wi-Fi, which can run as either a standalone or modular system. The BurgCam analogue range updates existing coaxial systems, whilst the BurgCam IP range represents the very latest in video surveillance technology.

SSAIB announce first parking enforcement firm to achieve surveillance camera certification

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SSAIB announce that Defence Systems Ltd have become the first parking enforcement firm in the UK to achieve certification against the Surveillance Camera Code of Practice, in respect of their use of CCTV Enforcement Cameras, Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) and Body Worn Video.

Jacksons Fencing seamlessly transitions to ISO 9001:2015

UK security fencing manufacturer Jacksons Fencing has recently completed its transition to the most up-to-date version of the international quality management standard ISO 9001:2015 with certified accreditation from BRE Global, a UKAS accredited certification body.

Utilise tools and training to enhance your business, says SGS at this year's Infosecurity Europe

SGS United Kingdom Ltd (SGS), one of the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and certification companies, will attend this year's Infosecurity Europe event from 5-7 June to engage with visitors about business improvement tools, consultancy services and workshops designed to identify and enhance individual areas of business operations.

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