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Genetec AutoVu can now be installed on motorscooters or motorbikes
Thursday, 29/06/17
DESIGNED to help increase parking enforcement efficiency in the traditionally narrow streets of many cities, Motoscan is a lightweight, low-power, yet fully-featured license plate recognition unit... + continue reading
Perth Arena security upgrade
Thursday, 29/06/17
PERTH Arena has enhanced its security solution with the installation of 40 fixed and 8 automatic J275 bollards, featuring blue bodies and blue LED lighting.  The FAAC J275 bollards feature a... + continue reading
University of Western Sydney security help point
Thursday, 29/06/17
UNIVERSITY of Western Sydney’s Campus Security is seeking a solution for its campus security and contractor compliance needs. Western Sydney University Campus Security organisation is... + continue reading
Wisenet X integrates with Genetec Security Center
Thursday, 29/06/17
Hanwha Techwin reports its flagship camera line, Wisenet X, is now certified with Genetec Security Center 5.6 SR1 utilizing H.265 and WiseStream technology. H.265, also known as HEVC (High... + continue reading
Landfield Corporation seeks enterprise CCTV solution
Thursday, 29/06/17
Landfield Corporation, which operates a range of enterprise divisions in the hospitality, hotel, resort and commercial development sectors and has resort and hotel projects underway in VIC, NSW and... + continue reading
James Robinson, ICT
Thursday, 29/06/17
JAMES Robinson reports ICT has released the ProtegeWX 4.00.292 update, which gives ICT’s ProtegeWX controller a suite of flexible new features.  “This update includes a range of... + continue reading
James Harwood, Ingram Micro NZ
Thursday, 29/06/17
INGRAM Micro has signed a distribution agreement with Dahua Technology, bringing global video surveillance solutions to the New Zealand market. The world’s second largest CCTV manufacturer,... + continue reading
Security 2017 is at Darling Harbour, Sydney
Thursday, 22/06/17
SECURITY Exhibition & Conference 2017 includes another exciting program from ASIAL to help security professionals address their approach to operational challenges and threats plus executive... + continue reading
Rockhampton has created a smart city solution
Thursday, 22/06/17
ROCKHAMPTON Regional Council has created a smart city solution in Rockhampton, integrating technologies like smart car parking spacing availability and timing, intelligent duress/evacuation... + continue reading
David Lenz, CEO Hills
Thursday, 22/06/17
HILLS CEO David Lenz says the company expects to report a small loss in FY17 followed by a return to profit in FY18. “Hills has further reduced operating expenses and, along with the changes... + continue reading
Security and Government Expo brings technology and security operations together
Thursday, 22/06/17
SECURITY and Government Expo to be held at the Realm Hotel in Canberra on Thursday, November 9, now has only 4 exhibition spaces available, according to organisers.  SAGE brings together... + continue reading
Clearfix

CCTV

1 Market St, Sydney
Wednesday, 14/06/17
Integrator H3C Plus has installed a Bosch IP video surveillance solution at 1 Market Street Sydney for commercial property owner, Investa. The system incorporates a wide range of cameras... + continue reading
Rugged Dahua dome
Friday, 02/06/17
Dahua’s IPC HDBW823EP-Z-SL is a 2MP, Starlight, anti-corrosion dome featuring a 1/1.9-inch 2MP progressive-scan CMOS sensor, 120dB of WDR capability, delivering 60ips at 1080p, a 4.1-16.4mm... + continue reading
Sony SNC-VB770 photon muncher
Tuesday, 16/05/17
Sony’s SNC-VB770 is a low light weapon that combines high resolution and stratospheric ISO levels to offer unsupported low light performance that’s superior to any other commercially... + continue reading
You need to think about graphic processing units with 4K
Friday, 28/04/17
WHEN it comes to GPUs – standard cards work fine with 1080p but with 4K you’ll have some issues with latency unless you plan ahead and ensure your hardware has an appropriate... + continue reading

Alarms

Home automation - security providers have the best business model
Thursday, 09/03/17
ADOPTION of home automation systems in Australia, the United Kingdom and the U.S. is still in the early adopter phase with penetration of 10 per cent, according to research firm, Gartner Group. A... + continue reading
Drones for perimeter alarm response, remote guard tours
Friday, 17/02/17
Alarm monitoring is likely to get increasingly funky over the next couple of years as the impact of home automation continues to ripple through the market. But there’s more to it than mere... + continue reading
Ian Bergman with the prototype LED Sensormat controller
Friday, 09/12/16
PSI’s LED Sensormat is a sensing solution that integrates optical fibre into a floor mat to create an affordable and robust motion sensor that is immune to environmental disturbances.... + continue reading
DirectConnect gives remote comms for security solutions
Monday, 21/11/16
DIRECTCONNECT is a 4G, cellular, fixed IP address SIM card service, that allows you to remotely connect to your CCTV, access control, BMS, help points and other IP devices with a simple click of a... + continue reading

Access Control

Inner Range Integriti access controller at SCUH
Tuesday, 20/06/17
Not long ago the complexities of installing access control meant it was an area of business closed to installers with less experience. Times have now changed and careful techs who want to branch out... + continue reading
Adam Stroud, CEO, Paxton
Monday, 15/05/17
PAXTON, a UK-based access control manufacturer of IP access control solutions has been ranked in the Financial Times FT1000 list of fastest growing companies. The league table, published in... + continue reading
CS Technologies EVO controller
Thursday, 20/04/17
CS Technologies Evolution access control range is a pair of full function access controllers, the EVO4 4-door and EVO2 2-door, featuring network access control boards with RS485 and TCP/IP Ethernet... + continue reading
Sunshine Coast University Hospital, Queensland
Monday, 03/04/17
Schneider Electric has installed an Inner Range Infiniti access control and automation solution at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital (SCUH) at Birtinya in Queensland. The integrated security and... + continue reading

Product Reviews

Panasonic i-Pro Extreme IR Bullet
Sunday, 18/06/17
With a strong feature set, great build quality, impressive specifications, including 60ips, 144dB of WDR and H.265 compression, 45m IR, auto image stabilisation and loads more, Panasonic’s... + continue reading
Rugged Dahua dome
Friday, 02/06/17
Dahua’s IPC HDBW823EP-Z-SL is a 2MP, Starlight, anti-corrosion dome featuring a 1/1.9-inch 2MP progressive-scan CMOS sensor, 120dB of WDR capability, delivering 60ips at 1080p, a 4.1-16.4mm... + continue reading
Sony SNC-VB770 photon muncher
Tuesday, 16/05/17
Sony’s SNC-VB770 is a low light weapon that combines high resolution and stratospheric ISO levels to offer unsupported low light performance that’s superior to any other commercially... + continue reading
Sony SNC-VB770 - best low light CCTV camera on Earth
Wednesday, 03/05/17
IN the lead-up to SecTech Roadshow’s camera shootout, SEN got hold of Sony’s 4K SNC-VB770, a full frame Exmor-powered CCTV camera with a stonking ISO rating of 409,600. Make sure you... + continue reading

Analysis

The internet - it's for more than just fun...
Wednesday, 21/06/17
Internet connectivity is an important means of delivering business and security value, not just a recreational vehicle and a consummate aggregator of attention. THERE’S a common belief in... + continue reading
Body worn cameras attracted plenty of attention at SecTech Roadshow
Thursday, 15/06/17
WITH SecTech Roadshow under our belts it’s well worth considering pre-Security 2017 trends as we start to think about which products and technologies are most likely to rattle the cage at this... + continue reading
Video analytics empowering CCTV solutions
Thursday, 06/04/17
VIDEO surveillance coverage is vast and growing – not just in terms of scale but in terms of quality. Despite the improvement, many CCTV systems are static beasts – they record at fixed... + continue reading
Sir William Gallagher
Thursday, 16/03/17
Sir William Gallagher heads up New Zealand electronic security manufacturer Gallagher, a company that is unquestionably a world leader in access control and automation solutions. Sir William is a... + continue reading

Case Studies

1 Market St, Sydney
Wednesday, 14/06/17
Integrator H3C Plus has installed a Bosch IP video surveillance solution at 1 Market Street Sydney for commercial property owner, Investa. The system incorporates a wide range of cameras... + continue reading
Auckland Airport served by Bolloré Logistics
Thursday, 20/04/17
AUCKLAND Security Cameras installs Mobotix Solution incorporating c25, v25, i25 and D15 cameras for Bolloré Logistics near Auckland Airport. The system is managed by Mobotix MxManagementCentre... + continue reading
Sunshine Coast University Hospital, Queensland
Monday, 03/04/17
Schneider Electric has installed an Inner Range Infiniti access control and automation solution at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital (SCUH) at Birtinya in Queensland. The integrated security and... + continue reading
Trustpower HQ, Tauranga, NZ
Wednesday, 08/02/17
NZ integrator Icon Security Systems has installed an ICT ProtegeGX access control and intrusion detection system at the new head office of Trustpower in Tauranga, NZ.  RAPID expansion over 2... + continue reading