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New Grafton Correctional Centre
Thursday, 19/10/17
NORTHERN Pathways, a consortium including Serco, John Holland and John Laing, has begun the initial works for the new Grafton Correctional Centre. The centre will be made up of individual... + continue reading
Genetec Citigraf  public safety decision support system
Thursday, 19/10/17
GENETEC will unveil Citigraf, a new public safety decision support system, created for citywide law enforcement and public safety agencies this week.  Citigraf collects and manages... + continue reading
Gunns Stand at University of Tasmania Stadium, Launceston
Thursday, 19/10/17
CITY of Launceston has released a tender on behalf of the University of Tasmania Stadium (formerly York Park), for the redevelopment of the stadium entry. The project involves construction of a... + continue reading
Harco HIS exhibiting at Intersec Dubai earlier this year
Wednesday, 18/10/17
INTEGRATED Control Technology (Europe) Ltd has announced an exclusive distribution agreement with Brussels-based electronic security distributor, Harco HIS.  From an ICT perspective, the... + continue reading
Serco-managed Christmas Island Detention Centre
Wednesday, 18/10/17
SERCO Australia is seeking the supply, installation and maintenance of electronic security solutions. The tender description calls for the design, supply and installation and maintenance of... + continue reading
Mobotix team at the Merlion Awards, Safety and Security Asia
Wednesday, 18/10/17
MOBOTIX AllroundDual MI6 has received a Merlion award in the ‘Surveillance’ Category at Safety and Security Asia 2017, in Singapore. The Merlion awards recognise outstanding new designs... + continue reading
Hikvision’s Brad Ballesty presents ARA’s Jamie McNaughton with the Diamond Level Certificate.
Wednesday, 18/10/17
INTEGRATOR ARA has attained diamond level in Hikvision’s dealer partner programme. “Hikvision’s Dealer Partner Programme (DPP) focuses on rewarding loyal customers with discounts... + continue reading
ICT Protege and Nedap installed for MS Queensland
Thursday, 12/10/17
Hands-free access control is critical in many applications and none more so when it facilitates the movements of young people afflicted by disabilities that rob them of freedom of movement. At MS... + continue reading
Honeywell President and CEO, Darius Adamczyk
Thursday, 12/10/17
HONEYWELL has reported that it intends to spin off its Homes product portfolio and ADI global distribution business, as well as its Transportation Systems business, into 2 standalone, publicly-traded... + continue reading
Consultant Vlado Damjanovski with the Dallmeier Pit-Cam system at Star Casino
Thursday, 12/10/17
It’s been 2 decades since the first IP surveillance systems were installed in Australia, first at Crown Casino in Melbourne and a year later at Star Casino in Sydney. These were basic solutions... + continue reading
Hikvision DeepinMind network video recorder
Thursday, 12/10/17
HIKVISION has launched its DeepinMind network video recorder, an intelligent NVR that learns to identify people captured by video surveillance cameras. The NVR can also learn to filter out false... + continue reading
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CCTV

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
Crushed blacks may not only be evident in dark scenes
Thursday, 31/08/17
Something I see a lot of with video surveillance is a complete lack of detail in the dark regions of a scene. This need not be at night but can happen when part of the scene is overexposed and... + continue reading
Samsung XNO-8080R bullet camera
Wednesday, 23/08/17
Samsung Wisenet X 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... + continue reading

Alarms

Alarm monitoring is a highly competitive market segment
Wednesday, 11/10/17
HOMEOWNERS worldwide have more security options available to them now than ever before, with multi-system operators and DIY solutions in abundance. But do they pose a serious challenge to... + continue reading
Superfast wireless links are coming
Friday, 18/08/17
Alarm monitoring continues the process of change and announcements about faster wireless technology, as well as new services from providers like SCSI, will more aggressively pull customers forward... + continue reading
External intrusion detection buys security managers valuable time for response generation
Wednesday, 09/08/17
External alarm sensors are a cost-effective solution, either as stand-alone units or to compliment an existing CCTV solution. Wireless external alarm sensors have the added benefit of not requiring... + continue reading
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

Access Control

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
Eyelock iris scanning solutions now available from CSD
Thursday, 10/08/17
CSD now distributes the Eyelock product suite covering a range of iris-based identity authentication, hardware and software solutions to its broad customer base in Australia. EyeLock’s... + continue reading
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

Product Reviews

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
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
Hikvision Darkfighter X PTZ
Thursday, 17/08/17
Darkfighter X is a new 2MP 1080p surveillance camera range from Hikvision that features a new sensor design that allows much improved low light performance in colour. If what we saw on the Hikvision... + continue reading

Analysis

Alarm monitoring is a highly competitive market segment
Wednesday, 11/10/17
HOMEOWNERS worldwide have more security options available to them now than ever before, with multi-system operators and DIY solutions in abundance. But do they pose a serious challenge to... + continue reading
The Interview: Dale Acott and Chad Wright: SCSI
Friday, 15/09/17
SEN editor John Adams speaks with SCSI’s Dale Acott and Chad Wright about the future of alarm monitoring, automation and IoT, the company’s new lifestyle technology play, and the end of... + continue reading
Protecting crowds poses major challenges to security people
Thursday, 07/09/17
IT’S hard not to see the recently released Strategy for Protecting Crowded Places from Terrorism as a game changer for the security industry – not just electronic security people but the... + 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

Case Studies

Consultant Vlado Damjanovski with the Dallmeier Pit-Cam system at Star Casino
Thursday, 12/10/17
It’s been 2 decades since the first IP surveillance systems were installed in Australia, first at Crown Casino in Melbourne and a year later at Star Casino in Sydney. These were basic solutions... + continue reading
Battleship Museum, USS Iowa
Friday, 15/09/17
Affectionately known as the ‘Battleship of Presidents’ after having played host to more U.S. presidents than any other battleship, the USS Iowa is one of the most storied vessels in... + continue reading
Andersons AVI installs Mobotix at AutoBarn
Thursday, 20/07/17
Andersons AVI has installed a Mobotix video surveillance solution at Autobarn in Frankston, incorporating hemispheric cameras and MxManagementCenter software. According to the end users, the system... + continue reading
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