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Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
4th December 2019 Issue no. 486

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Global Security Services Market: Size, Trends and Forecasts (2019-2023)

Global Security Services Market: Size, Trends and Forecasts (2019-2023), provides an in-depth analysis of the global security services market by value, by type, by region, etc.

The report also provides a regional analysis of the security services market, including the following regions: Asia (India & Rest of Asia), Europe, North America, Latin America and the Middle East and Africa.

Brisant Secure launches Ultion SMART

British security authority Brisant Secure has unveiled one of the most robust smart door locks on the market. The Ultion SMART is a piece of connected hardware homeowners can trust, as the dedicated team at Brisant Secure are door lock security experts first and foremost.

S&G vulnerability testing to improve ATM security

In the wake of recent allegations that ATM locks worldwide are vulnerable to new side-channel attacks, Sargent and Greenleaf (S&G), manufacturer of high-quality electronic ATM locks, recently conducted vulnerability testing to provide insight and identify ways ATM owners and operators can protect their machines against side-channel attacks.

EZVIZ new Full HD Indoor PT Security Cam with Motion Tracking

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EZVIZ has launched the Full HD Indoor pan/tilt Security Cam. With full HD 1080p video, a 360° field of view, smart auto tracking and two way talk.

Only birds in the sky: Kaspersky launches new solution to combat privacy and security risks from civilian drones

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Kaspersky has launched a new solution designed to help organisations and property owners defend themselves from unauthorised trespassing by civilian drones.

Swann launches next wave of smart security cameras and new Security Digital Ecosystem

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Swann launches the first three products from its new 2020 family of smart security solutions.

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This Week's News

Videx enhances 4000 series keypads with new range

* Videx-Illuminated-Keypads.jpgLeading access control and door entry systems provider Videx has introduced a new range of its 4000 series keypads that offer improved features and functionality.

The new range includes three new models that replace the existing keypads and now feature a new adjustable backlit keypad that’s available in a new matt finish 316 Marine grade stainless steel (Suffix /M) or mirror finish stainless steel. 

Visitor facilities at Lockexpo 2020

* Lockexpo-foyer.jpgLockexpo is returning to the East Midlands Conference Centre in 2020 for the 11th year running. Why do we keep going back? Well, the facilities are fantastic and that lets us bring you an all-round better show.

The conference centre is located at the University of Nottingham, easy to get to from motorway networks and close to East Midlands airport. This makes it attractive to international visitors and we have locksmiths registering from all over Europe and even further afield!

Vanderbilt releases Bluetooth Low Energy Readers with ACT Enterprise

* Vanderbilt-Bluetooth-readers.jpgVanderbilt has announced the release of its Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) readers in conjunction with the company’s ACT Enterprise 2.10 access control software.

In the era of the smartphone, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) is transforming the future of access control. BLE technology removes the need for a physical card or tag and replaces it with a secure Bluetooth credential that communicates with the reader to authorise or reject access. As part of the launch, Vanderbilt is releasing a range of BLE readers, a contactless door release button, virtual credentials available through an ACT Enterprise license, and a free end-user app for Android and iOS.

Johnson Controls launches the CEM Systems S3050 portable reader

* CEM-S3050.jpgThe CEM Systems S3050 Portable Reader is a lightweight hand-held card reading device for use with the AC2000 access control and security management system.

Magenta supports first aid regulation for manned guards

* Magenta.jpgMagenta Security Services is strongly supporting the SIA’s decision to require licenced guards to undertake first aid training from 1st April, 2020. 

Their support is based on the belief that the new requirement will improve standards across the industry.

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Omada appoints Michael Garrett as new CEO

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Omada A/S, a global leader of Identity Governance and Administration (“IGA”) software and cloud delivered IGA services, has announced the appointment of Michael Garrett as CEO. 

IGA services improve compliance and IT security, manage secure access across all corporate systems, ensure employee access is compliant with access policies and help to automate IT processes for better efficiency.

Success built on trust

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In a highly competitive market place where there are big questions being asked about the integrity of some manufacturers supplying video surveillance solutions, Bob (H.Y.) Hwang Ph.D., Managing Director of Hanwha Techwin Europe, highlights how market trust in the Wisenet brand is helping it stand out from the crowd.

Firstly, it would be a challenge to start talking about Hanwha without two words. ‘Trust’ and ‘Loyalty’ have always been keen core values of Hanwha Techwin and they have acted as a moral compass whilst we have evolved into a global market leader.

Videx invests in staff with IP training course

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Access control and door entry kits manufactuer Videx is supporting the continued development of employees by helping them to achieve industry-recognised qualifications. 

Access control and door entry technology is constantly developing, with ever more products entering the marketplace.

Peel L&P vision for best-in-breed security brings together a winning team

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Peel L&P has been working closely with an independent security consultant, Advanced Security Partners Ltd (ASP), undertaking risk assessments, technical product evaluation and a detailed design, which can be implemented across its portfolio, standardising equipment to ensure future consistency and compatibility.

Lockexpo 2020 - registration is open!

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Registration is open for Lockexpo 2020! We've listened to your feedback and made some changes to the registration process - no more need to remember login details.

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