Analysis

Submitted on February 26, 2021 | John Adams
In early 2021 it’s difficult not to wonder about the future of alarm and access control solutions. Faced with always-up big band internet support from cabled NBN and 4G/4GX/5G wireless links, and a growing number of hub-free Wi-Fi devices, the...
Submitted on February 16, 2021 | John Adams
2020 was a year like no other, with challenges aplenty. But security people can take heart from the fact their rapidly evolving solutions have proved central to managing the COVID-19 pandemic. Not only this, the pandemic has turbo-charged acceptance of...
Submitted on January 29, 2021 | John Adams
AFTER the challenges and uncertainties of 2020, the new year is likely to offer considerably more stability for the ANZ electronic security industry. For a start, we know what COVID-19 quarantine measures are in place and operational strategies around its...
Submitted on December 18, 2020 | John Adams
One of the most difficult things for security managers, security officers and the general office population of a building to appreciate is the nature of high-rise building fire. AN understanding of the nature of fire is vital to the development...
Submitted on November 20, 2020 | John Adams
Big cargo and freight centres are among the security managers greatest challenges. A blanket security policy that includes the staff of courier companies and rewards your staff for zero-loss operations is the solution. Protecting cargo and freight centres is a...
Submitted on October 30, 2020 | John Adams
There’s no point pretending 2020 has not been the strangest of years, with the COVID-19 pandemic and its resulting global lockdowns of air transport, hospitality, events and more, pressing security managers and providers to shape their operations and product offerings...
Submitted on September 25, 2020 | John Adams
IT’S impossible not to see the nexus between current technology trends and security electronics – so many of our best solutions have developed and matured over decades during which the market has paid them the merest attention. That’s all about...
Submitted on September 4, 2020 | John Adams
A new boutique electronic security distributor, AOSEC, has been launched by Aaron Obrist, who said the business is fully stocked and its online store is now open. SEN spoke with Aaron to find out more. SEN: Who is behind AOSEC,...
Submitted on August 28, 2020 | John Adams
In this month’s interview we speak with Louis Thorp of family-owned security integrator Castle Security about the team’s experience of COVID-19 in Western Australia, including the challenges and opportunities the future presents. JA: Tell us about the Castle Security business...
Submitted on August 21, 2020 | John Adams
BOSCH’S Remote Portal is at the heart of a suite of very clever solutions that act as a bridge between installers, customers and their solutions. Software solutions can often seem intimidating – there can be layer upon layer of rabbit...
Submitted on July 30, 2020 | John Adams
Electronic security has been in the throes of its customers' digital transformations for many years, yet for some businesses, the process remains incomplete. Now the COVID-19 pandemic provides a catalyst for businesses to press forward with digital transformation based on...
Submitted on June 26, 2020 | John Adams
Something strange is going on in video surveillance – a gap is opening up between what’s loosely desired by end users and what can be achieved by video analytics in the real world, with some consultants writing specifications that seem...
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