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Submitted on June 15, 2018 | John Adams
Is it true that touch screen keypads fail in warm weather and have a shorter life than the older style mechanical keypads – what’s the best option in your opinion? A: The most robust keypads are going to be stainless...
Submitted on June 15, 2018 | John Adams
DEPARTMENT of Defence is seeking a base entry precinct, including fire and security services, as part of the Larrakeyah Barracks redevelopment of facilities that will support naval operations in Australia’s North. Larrakeyah Barracks, incorporating HMAS Coonawarra, is the main base...
Submitted on June 15, 2018 | John Adams
CLEAR reports 2 Major League Soccer (MLS) stadiums will install its technology, adding to the growing number of American Football stadiums that have gone biometric. MLS fans attending the soccer games of the Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) at the...
Submitted on June 15, 2018 | John Adams
SEADAN Security reports the company is now in its 14th year of partnering with Box Hill Institute of TAFE’s Certificate 3 courses, as part of a strategy of investing in the next generation of electronic security installers and integrators. “In...
Submitted on June 15, 2018 | John Adams
End users and integrators are bombarded with the opaque phrase ‘situational awareness’ in relation to the operational capabilities of security management and video management systems. But what does situational awareness mean and how can technology and procedures be woven to...
Submitted on June 15, 2018 | John Adams
EXPERTS at recognising faces often play a crucial role in criminal cases. A photo from a security camera can mean prison or freedom for a defendant and testimony from highly trained forensic face examiners informs the jury whether that image...
Submitted on June 15, 2018 | John Adams
SYDNEY Trains is seeking to provide 2500 staff with the capacity to use smartphones as a platform for a portable duress alarm (PDA) Service. When the PDA application is activated, a notification is sent via the contractor’s PDA service to...
Submitted on June 15, 2018 | John Adams
DAHUA has announced the integration of Agent Vi’s savVi video analytics software suite with Dahua’s Digital Surveillance System (DSS) line of video management systems (VMS). According to Dahua, DSS is a powerful integrated Dahua VMS with flexibility, scalability and high...
Submitted on June 15, 2018 | John Adams
HILLS has announced the appointment of Gary Byrne to the role of business development manager, ANZ Parking, Traffic & ITS (Intelligent Transport Systems). Byrne brings over 18 years of parking industry experience to the role, with expertise across access and...
Submitted on June 15, 2018 | John Adams
HANWHA Techwin has released its PNM-7000VD, a multi-directional camera integrating 2 surveillance cameras in a single body. The design allows the camera to simultaneously monitor 2 areas. The selection of field adaptable fixed lenses comprises of 2.4, 2.8, 3.6 and...
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
Axis Communications will open an R&D office for software development in Linköping in Southern Sweden in May and plans to employ around 100 staff on software development within 2 years. “Axis is a growth company. Our strong focus on research...