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Analysis

Submitted on November 30, 2018 | John Adams
YOU could be forgiven for imagining we’re seeing the sunset of electronic security as we know it. There’s an all-round cheapening of hardware, a dumbing down of alarm sensor technology, a shift to hubs, use of the cheapest wireless mesh...
Submitted on November 15, 2018 | John Adams
WE’VE suggested before in SEN that the internet of things is really the internet of our things – security, safety and automation solutions, with a frill of glitzy sub systems to thrill punters. But is this true, or is there...
Submitted on November 6, 2018 | John Adams
How important is security technology when it comes to security operations? When you take a walk around a modern security operations centre, it’s hard to argue that technology is at the heart of things, empowering staff, enhancing safety, facilitating security....
Submitted on November 1, 2018 | John Adams
Genetec’s business development manager ANZ, Tiago Ferreira, joins the electronic security industry after 18 years with the Australian Federal Police. Ferreira’s experience and hunger for innovation give him a unique operational perspective certain to benefit end users, as well as...
Submitted on October 26, 2018 | John Adams
Keeping pedestrians safe from motor vehicle attacks has never been more important or challenging, argues security consultant, Luke Percy-Dove. While the typical response from authorities has been to install bollards of various types, are bollards effective at keeping people safe?...
Submitted on October 18, 2018 | John Adams
At CEDIA recently, a roundtable led by CE Pro editor Jason Knott discussed 5G communications, describing it as network disruption, pointing out that the people most likely to be impact were installers and the people who stood to benefit most...
Submitted on October 17, 2018 | John Adams
WE’VE had a run of acquisitions over the last 12-19 months, with some of the biggest names changing hands. Do changes of ownership undermine the nature of an organisation, disrupt its lines of product development? Or can acquisition fuel innovation...
Submitted on October 12, 2018 | John Adams
In this month’s interview, Dean Monaghan talks to SEN editor John Adams about the acquisition of Integrators Australia by Convergint Technologies, growth, further acquisitions, and plans for the future. JA: Convergint Technologies acquired Integrators Australia a couple of months ago...
Submitted on October 9, 2018 | John Adams
For security managers and integrators left breathless by the pace of technological change over the last 5 years one thing is certain – there’s not going to be any let up in the next 5 years. If anything, things are...
Submitted on October 5, 2018 | John Adams
Enterprise access control solutions deliver end users an elevated level of capability, allowing users to apply policy enforcement to business risk and to secure physical and IP assets to a global standard. The ability to manage staff access globally, to track...
Submitted on September 14, 2018 | John Adams
HIKVISION has rejected the assertions of a sprawling ABC report, which hinted at possible espionage by Australian-owned and Australian-installed surveillance solutions, questioned the cyber security capabilities of Chinese surveillance cameras, claimed Hikvision and Dahua cameras dominated government and public surveillance...
Submitted on September 11, 2018 | John Adams
Cloud has already had a considerable impact on the alarm monitoring market but while the technology has existed to support CCTV solutions in the cloud for many years – think Genetec Stratocast – for most users the cloud surveillance equation has never...
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