Former Pelco chief is heading new Schneider Electric VSaaS company

October 26, 2015 By Emma Procter

US — The former head of Pelco, Herve Fages (pictured), has been confirmed as heading up MultiSight, a new VSaaS (Video Surveillance as a Science) company owned by Schneider Electric. Designed for retailers, convenience stores, restaurants and other multi-location businesses, MultiSight is offered for a monthly fee


Event watch: Safety Design in Buildings, Riyadh Conference 19 October 2015

October 15, 2015 By Emma Procter

KSA – The Riyadh conference for Safety Design in Building (SDiB) is about to take place at the Holiday Inn, Riyadh – Izdihar. The SDiB conference campaign is a GCC-wide initiative to debate safety standards and practices in the built environment. Experts are offering insights through presentations

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Evve Surveillance launches ultra long range HD camera for extreme environments

By Emma Procter

UK – British firm Evve Surveillance has released an ultra long-range full HD 1080P surveillance camera, the LR325k, for use in environments requiring exceptional image clarity over long distances such as ports, borders, critical national infrastructure (CNI), safe city projects and military bases. The LR325k can detect


Gigamon to showcase Visibility Fabric solutions at GITEX 2015

October 12, 2015 By Emma Procter

UAE – Gigamon, a leader in traffic visibility solutions, has announced its participation at GITEX Technology Week 2015, being held at the Dubai International Convention Center, from October 18-22, 2015. The company will place the spotlight of the industry’s first Security Delivery Platform – GigaSECURE and its


Oregon looks to Assa Abloy to bolster security after shootings

By Emma Procter

US — In the wake of the recent shootings at an Oregon college, representatives from a Kingston business talked to officials from local schools and companies last week about how they could make their buildings safer. Officials from Denisco Kindler Group, sales people representing the largest global supplier


Tyco Security Products heads to ASIS International to showcase new integrations

September 20, 2015 By Emma Procter

US – Tyco Security Products, part of Tyco, the world’s largest pure-play fire protection and security company, is returning to the ASIS International Annual Seminar and Exhibits, at the end of this month in California to introduce some new integrations and solutions. Highlighting the slate of new integrations


FM approval for FireVu Visual Smoke and Flame Detection system

September 18, 2015 By Emma Procter

UK – FireVu has announced that its Visual Smoke and Flame Detection System has obtained FM Approval, an internationally recognised testing standard. FM Approval is issued by FM Global, a worldwide company which provides comprehensive global commercial and industrial property insurance. It is stipulated by many


Paxton Access’ Net2 Pro control system scoops Benchmark Innovation Award 2015 

September 11, 2015 By Emma Procter

UK – Paxton Access market leading access control system, Net2 Pro v5 has won the Benchmark Innovation Award 2015 for Access Control Software. The annual awards recognise and reward innovative thinking and the delivery of benefits through advanced security solutions to installers, integrators and end users.