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17th April 2019 Issue no. 453
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Genetec Inc. a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions has become one of the world's leading and fastest growing providers of Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) technology, according to a recently-released report by IHS Markit.
The recently introduced grade 5 standards provide the most stringent level of security and access control for mechanical push button locks to date. Providing an extremely strong level of attack resistance, grade 5 was introduced because of the need for a high-security push button lock, and UNION is the first manufacturer to answer this need.
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The Cloud takes away constraints that a localised alarm system brings, with the immediate benefit being no control panel, just a hub. There is no complicated set up, as this is all done via smartphone app and should the panel be damaged, all settings and data is safely stored in the cloud. Just get another hub and you are quickly up and running again.
If you want to know anything about the future product strategy for the Tyco video brands, there is probably no one better to ask than Eli Gorovici, Product General Manager, Access & Video, for the security products division of Johnson Controls.
In this interview, Eli, who has been a member of the Tyco senior management team for the last 4 years, provides an insight into how the company is looking to establish clear blue water between its premium level video surveillance solutions and the mass market products which have flooded the industry in recent years.
Unfortunately due to the funeral of our late director, David Sanderson, we will be closed from 2pm on Friday the 26th of April. The cut-off time for same day dispatch will be 11:30AM, so make sure any urgent orders are sent through before this.
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Oncam, a leading provider of 360-degree video capture and business intelligence technology, announced today that its Evolution ExD Explosive Environment Camera Range was awarded the Personal Protection Technologies (PPTex) Innovation Award during the Hazardex 2019 Conference and Exhibition in the U.K.
The award highlights the best innovation in PPT equipment to improve safety within the process and high hazard industries.
Attaining twice the level of safety, Gira Dual Q visually identifies small smoke particles before the situation gets too dangerous.
After the unveiling of its new name, Project Specification Group is taking the opportunity to shout about its new and improved service offering.
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Autowave joined us for the first time at ALEX in 2018 and again at Lockexpo in March, and were a huge hit with our visitors. After two such successful shows they decided the next step was to join us as our sponsor.
Mabs Alam has vast sales and management experience and understands the access control and door entry market well. He takes on the role to help drive business opportunity and growth specifically in the South East region including London.
The MLA has announced details of its Western Region Meeting for members taking place on 10th-12th May in Torquay. Over the weekend there will be:
- Training Classes (weekend pass available)
For full details & booking form: http://bit.ly/MLAWestern19