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Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
7th April 2021 Issue no. 552

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ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions launches new access management solution to support digital transformation in critical infrastructure

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ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions launches CIPE Manager, a new access management solution for the demanding requirements of critical infrastructure protection.

CIPE Manager allows organisations to manage all their keys, locks and access rights from any location, with a user-friendly, cloud-based management system,  connecting with every locking solution in the Digital portfolio for Critical Infrastructure Protection by ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions.

Codelocks grows its Marine by Codelocks family

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Codelocks has expanded its Marine by Codelocks range, giving customers a wider choice of weather-resistant keyless access solutions. Due to the popularity of its CL510 and CL515 Marine by Codelocks products, launched in October last year, Codelocks has added a number of new locks to its Marine by Codelocks range.

3 Stars of Orion

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Hardware specialist VBH has added to its family of greenteQ profile cylinders, having introduced the new Orion 3 star barrel. Orion is tested to TS007 and is rated as a 3 star profile cylinder.

This means that it offers full protection against drilling, picking, bumping and snapping without the need for any additional support such as a security handle or shroud.

Allied Universal takeover of G4S

G4S shareholders have agreed to the £3.8BN takeover by its North American rival. With 750,000 employees, the new company now becomes one of the world's largest direct employers.

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The importance of NDAA compliance for European businesses

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Uri Guterman, Head of Product & Marketing for Hanwha Techwin Europe, explains the significance to system integrators and end-users across Europe of the measures taken by the U.S. Government to prevent security cameras being maliciously hacked.

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Toolstation launches campaign to locate the nation's heroes and give trades back the 'credit' they deserve

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The COVID-19 pandemic has been a tough year for many, but tradespeople have continued to provide essential services and keep us safe and comfortable at home.

Ping Identity finds securing the work from home economy requires greater investment

* Home-office.jpgThe pandemic-driven shift to remote work has significantly changed how companies are investing in identity and access management capabilities and Zero Trust security, according to a new survey from Ping Identity.

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Mul-T-Lock presents new look for its patented platforms

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Security specialist Mul-T-Lock has unveiled a new, integrated branding strategy to boost brand recognition and create clear product hierarchies for consumers, with the aim of driving sales for locksmiths.

The new branding strategy includes a united logo, new platform names, an updated colour scheme and premium-designed new packaging to integrate each of Mul-T-Lock's patented platforms - creating a stronger association between the brand and the hierarchy of its products.

SALTO XS4 access control solution achieves EN 60839 standard

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SALTO access control hardware has achieved a huge milestone in having its SPACE readers and controllers certified to EN 60839 standard.

This important standard provides guidelines for those responsible for establishing and planning an electronic access control system (EACS) both in terms of levels of protection and levels of performance necessary to provide the degree of physical access (entry and exit) access control and protection considered appropriate for an installation.

Flexible and futureproof access control at Hean Castle Estate

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ASSA CLIQ Remote has proven to be the perfect partner for the Hean Castle Estate in southwest Wales, delivering assured key control and much-needed flexibility when managing access control across the site.

Videcon partners with Uniview to launch CCTV range

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Leading security solutions developer, designer, and provider, Videon have joined forces with the global CCTV manufacturer Uniview to introduce a new range of products to the UK market, including innovative NDAA-compliant technology.

The new range, consisting of 14 cameras and recorders will sit alongside Videcon's Aspect and Concept Pro ranges and will be split across three tiers: Easy, Prime-I, and Prime-III, with each product providing a premium quality performance suitable for all business and domestic needs.

Cloud upgrade available on ASSA ABLOY's Incedo Business access control solution

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Incedo Business access management from ASSA ABLOY, available from Abloy UK, is created for businesses on the move, who need a flexible security solution which grows with them.

Now, security managers managing an Incedo Business solution can work remotely too - while maintaining complete control over their building's access points.

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