SecTech Roadshow 2018

Analysis

Submitted on August 7, 2018 | John Adams
WHILE it can be hard to see it moment-by-moment, the electronic security industry does have considerable strengths. To begin with, the security spend is no longer seen as a grudge buy – it’s a necessity for all businesses. Part of...
Submitted on July 24, 2018 | John Adams
As electronic security solutions become more dependent on network infrastructure, the ability to secure them from cyber security attacks becomes more pressing. The challenge for installers, integrators and end users entirely embracing the fact that cyber security, like physical security,...
Submitted on July 18, 2018 | John Adams
Thermal cameras continue to make headway into the electronic security space, driven by falling prices and the capability of thermal cameras to feed intelligent video surveillance solutions intrusion detection events virtually free of false alarms. But while thermal has great...
Submitted on July 12, 2018 | John Adams
SEN editor John Adams speaks with Daniel Sultana, director of Security and IoT Systems, Paessler AG – PRTG The Network Monitor, about the importance of network security, IoT, smart cities and the increasingly ambiguous nature of networks. JA: We bandy...
Submitted on July 12, 2018 | John Adams
Security 2018 Exhibition and Conference is Australia’s biggest annual security event – with more than 100 exhibitors you really get to see what’s going on in the industry in a manner deep and wide. There’s plenty to see on the...
Submitted on July 6, 2018 | John Adams
I ENJOYED SecTech Camera Shootout recently and it was pleasing to see the improvement in camera performance from the cameras on test. At the same time, we seem to see end users with more and more tiny cameras – toy...
Submitted on June 29, 2018 | John Adams
A PARTICULAR challenge for security people – and it doesn’t matter where in the business you sit – is retaining the ability to think with flexibility and be open to new technologies and new ways of using existing technologies. This...
Submitted on June 15, 2018 | John Adams
SECTECH Roadshow is always a good place to get an idea of how technology is developing in the Australian market. The nature of the roadshow demands exhibitors bring products and technologies that catch the eye – you’re not getting the...
Submitted on June 6, 2018 | John Adams
SMART Home systems, incorporating automation and security functionalities are continuing to grow at furious speed, with interest from big IT and technology players, as well as the insurance industry, adding heat to a sector already on fire. And the word...
Submitted on May 20, 2018 | John Adams
ANALYTICS as a technology seems to be on the brink of a momentous acceleration, the impact of which would be profound. The latest symptoms don’t simply identify faces, vehicles and other parameters of movement, they can detect gender, clothing, hair...
Submitted on May 7, 2018 | John Adams
ELECTRONIC security solutions continue their mash-up with IT infrastructure and TCP/IP, with recent developments, highlighting the potential for future enhancements that might wake up reactive traditional electronic security solutions, empowering them to deliver users far greater levels of support (and...
Submitted on April 30, 2018 | John Adams
What’s the ideal solution for the smaller business? While such solutions may not need to incorporate some elements of enterprise functionality, SMEs benefit from the enhanced functionality and value expanded return on investment. ACCORDING to Stuart Harmer of ISCS, the...
Security & Government Expo 2018