New Q Alumia Pro CCTV Range now available from QSS
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New Q Alumia Pro CCTV Range now available from QSS
Clearance from Genetec simplifies investigation managment
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Jordan Cullis, Milestone
Monday, 11/12/17
MILESTONE Systems has strengthened its Asia Pacific team with a senior hire and a senior promotion in the region. Jordan Cullis has joined Milestone Systems as the new country manager for the... + continue reading
Grey market - risk or reward...
Friday, 08/12/17
SEN’S longest ever online poll, which received almost 200 responses from installers and integrators over an 18-month period, found that while most installers were wary of grey market products,... + continue reading
HMAS Cerberus, near Melbourne, Victoria
Friday, 08/12/17
LENDLEASE has issued a tender for the refurbishment of the Royal Australian Navy training base, HMAS Cerberus at Western Port Bay, including surveillance, access control and intrusion.  In... + continue reading
Kantech KT-1 from Johnson Controls
Friday, 08/12/17
JOHNSON Controls has released the Kantech KT-1 single door controller with embedded simplified access control software for one door systems.  With KT-1’s new Standalone Mode, using a... + continue reading
Netgear Arlo Go and 4G
Friday, 08/12/17
IN a move we’re likely to see more of, customers on a Telstra network can now deploy Netgear’s Arlo Go 4G camera with no need for Wi-Fi.  Netgear’s Arlo Go is a 4G camera... + continue reading
Bosch AVIOTEC Fire Detection Camera
Friday, 08/12/17
BOSCH’S video-based fire detection AVIOTEC camera has received the world's first recognition from VdS Damage Prevention GmbH (VdS), as an automated video camera for visual fire surveillance... + continue reading
Airport Sense advanced operational analytics
Friday, 08/12/17
GENETEC has released Airport Sense, an advanced operational analytics solution that relies on data provided by an airport’s existing security infrastructure, including cameras, sensors, and... + continue reading
VIVOTEK multi-adjustable sensor dome camera, the MA8391-ETV
Friday, 08/12/17
VIVOTEK has released a multi-adjustable sensor dome camera, the MA8391-ETV. Featuring 4 independent 3-megapixel CMOS sensors, the MA8391-ETV allows users to simultaneously view 4 different areas... + continue reading
Hub Southern Cross, Melbourne, Australia
Friday, 08/12/17
CO-WORKING spaces are becoming an increasingly important sector of the real estate market and one pioneering company, Hub Australia, is on a mission to create a state-of-the-art home for small to... + continue reading
Fu-Liquan, Dahua Technology
Thursday, 07/12/17
DAHUA Technology has been ranked number 3 in the annual Security 50. The rankings are based on product sales revenue, gross profit, and profit margin during the previous fiscal year. With a sales... + continue reading
FLIR FB-Series ID thermal camera with integrated analytics
Thursday, 07/12/17
FLIR has releases the FB-Series ID, featuring accurate video analytics capable of classifying human or vehicular intrusions. Combined with FLIR’s custom Automatic Gain Control (AGC) and... + continue reading
Clearfix

CCTV

Wide views give loads of detail at the cost of sharpness
Thursday, 07/12/17
HOW sharp are fixed wide angle camera lenses? We do often use angles of view of 90 degrees at F1.6 and we like them as they are set and forget, with no drift of moving parts as you might get... + continue reading
Mobotix M16 - properly installed it will give nearly a decade of service
Tuesday, 21/11/17
MOBOTIX M16 is a modular, dual sensor surveillance camera system that offers installers and end users much more than meets the eye. It’s a PoE, 6MP day/night camera with an integrated... + continue reading
Samsung Wisenet XNO-8080R
Friday, 15/09/17
Samsung Wisenet XNO-8080R is a 5MP bullet camera with WiseStream II support, a speedy F1.2 motorised varifocal lens with a range of 3.7-9.4mm, 30ips of resolution, H.264 and H.265 compression, 50m IR... + continue reading
Fisheye cameras offer hemispheric views
Thursday, 07/09/17
FROM the point of view of image quality, would you argue hemispheric cameras are the best option to provide all-round surveillance in bigger areas – such as shopping centres, airport retail... + continue reading

Alarms

5G is going to have a major impact on monitoring
Thursday, 07/12/17
Alarm monitoring is one of the most dynamic market segments in the electronic security industry, with layers of change swirling around it. From hardware and software, to infrastructure and... + continue reading
Peter Mellino, Risco
Tuesday, 28/11/17
RISCO’s commercial director, Peter Mellino, worked in electronic security for nearly 30 years before leaving the industry in 2007. Returning to security in 2016, his deep experience and long... + continue reading
Perimeter security: The first line of defence
Thursday, 16/11/17
For many large, high security applications, particularly in government applications, secure perimeters are a vital front line against intrusion, deterring attacks and reporting events using... + continue reading
RISCO wireless security controller
Wednesday, 25/10/17
Wireless alarm panels and sensors have a tendency to ubiquity that belies their underlying functionality. Thoughtfully installed, they can offer excellent coverage in a range of applications, from... + continue reading

Access Control

Cairns Regional Council seeks upgrades to Gallagher and Tecom access control and intrusion detection solutions
Thursday, 30/11/17
CAIRNS Regional Council seeks upgrades to Gallagher and Tecom access control and intrusion detection solutions, as well as the installation of video intercoms as part of a plan to improve security at... + continue reading
ZKTECO inBio460pro, intelligent 4-door access controller
Thursday, 30/11/17
ZKTECO inBio460pro, intelligent 4-door access controller from Consolidated Security Merchants provides TCP/IP and RS-485 connectivity and supports full range of card readers, including EM, HID Prox,... + continue reading
Award winning Inner Range Inception grows
Thursday, 26/10/17
INNER Range has announced a significant increase in system capacities for its award-winning Inception access control solution. Inception, a next generation access control and intruder detection... + continue reading
Access control and security consultant, Roger Pearce
Thursday, 07/09/17
The history of access control in Australia is a long and fascinating one and no one is better equipped to fill in the gaps than electronic security consultant, Roger Pearce, who has been working... + continue reading

Product Reviews

Mobotix M16 - properly installed it will give nearly a decade of service
Tuesday, 21/11/17
MOBOTIX M16 is a modular, dual sensor surveillance camera system that offers installers and end users much more than meets the eye. It’s a PoE, 6MP day/night camera with an integrated... + continue reading
Genetec Clearance makes management of investigations easy
Thursday, 16/11/17
Genetec Clearance is a digital evidence management system that can help speed up investigations by allowing investigators to securely collect, manage, and share evidence from many different sources,... + continue reading
Genetec Mission Control is a powerful, holistic security management solution
Friday, 06/10/17
Genetec Mission Control is a management aggregation solution designed to bring multiple sub-systems into a single coherent inherent interface providing situational awareness and centralised... + continue reading
ICT Protege entry station
Friday, 06/10/17
ICT’s new 17-inch touchscreen entry station is designed to operate as a standalone unit, or as part of a complete integrated ICT Protege security management solution. The entry station... + continue reading

Analysis

Peter Mellino, Risco
Tuesday, 28/11/17
RISCO’s commercial director, Peter Mellino, worked in electronic security for nearly 30 years before leaving the industry in 2007. Returning to security in 2016, his deep experience and long... + continue reading
Perimeter security: The first line of defence
Thursday, 16/11/17
For many large, high security applications, particularly in government applications, secure perimeters are a vital front line against intrusion, deterring attacks and reporting events using... + continue reading
Security technology total cost of ownership
Monday, 06/11/17
SOMETHING we’ve discussed in SEN many times is the challenge security managers face when applying the latest electronic security technologies to meet operational procedures. There... + continue reading
Ximen Yan, vice president, Zhejiang Uniview Technologies
Wednesday, 25/10/17
Chinese surveillance manufacturer Zhejiang Uniview Technologies is a networking specialist with a quite different take on what constitutes progress in video surveillance technology. For Uniview,... + continue reading

Case Studies

Hub Southern Cross, Melbourne, Australia
Friday, 08/12/17
CO-WORKING spaces are becoming an increasingly important sector of the real estate market and one pioneering company, Hub Australia, is on a mission to create a state-of-the-art home for small to... + continue reading
The upgraded  control room
Tuesday, 21/11/17
Security control rooms are always squeezed in whatever space can be found close to core infrastructure to avoid the expense of additional cabling or a reduction in revenue-generating commercial space... + continue reading
Visium operators spotted the fire at Remondis using thermal cameras
Tuesday, 07/11/17
Remondis Northgate had been using thermal camera technology to help monitor waste materials to mitigate risk of fire for 18 months when a recent outbreak of fire proved its Visium-installed solution... + continue reading
SES Victoria Wodonga branch
Wednesday, 25/10/17
SALTO Systems has supplied its latest wire-free electronic access control technology to Australia’s State Emergency Service at Wodonga, Victoria. VICTORIA State Emergency Service (VICSES)... + continue reading