Networking & IP

Submitted on November 16, 2017 | Security Electronics and Networks
It doesn’t take a genius to recognise that the physical security industry is undergoing what is arguably its most significant, and most rapid period of disruption and transformation; and if the industry fails to recognise, react, and respond, it will...
Submitted on October 25, 2017 | Security Electronics and Networks
When you look at the hydra-headed beast alarm monitoring has become it’s difficult to see a clear path forward, regardless of whether you’re an installer or a monitoring provider. But at times like these, the facts you need to focus...
Submitted on August 18, 2017 | Security Electronics and Networks
As networking technology charges ahead it’s getting more difficult to categorise groups of networked things we think of as IT, OT, and IoT. Is there a difference any longer? Let’s find out.  GIVEN the many recent cyber security incidents involving...
Submitted on August 10, 2017 | Security Electronics and Networks
AUSTRALIAN Digital Health Agency is seeking a security consultant to plan, design, develop and conduct a desktop cyber security real-time critical incident exercise.  The desktop exercise should invoke the security incident management process for the My Health Record System, including all...
Submitted on June 21, 2017 | Security Electronics and Networks
Internet connectivity is an important means of delivering business and security value, not just a recreational vehicle and a consummate aggregator of attention. THERE’S a common belief in the security industry that remote access, internet connection, and external connections are...
Submitted on June 8, 2017 | Security Electronics and Networks
In the wake of attacks against hundreds of thousands of networked connected devices, including cameras and controllers, network security is finally receiving the recognition it deserves as a vital component of any networked electronic security solution.  NETWORK security is a...
Submitted on December 9, 2016 | Security Electronics and Networks
After the recent DDoS botnet attack, integrators and end users are right to be thinking seriously about securing IP cameras and the networks they run on. Fortunately, there are many practical measures that can be taken to harden devices exposed...
Submitted on November 7, 2016 | Security Electronics and Networks
Like all good fairy tales, we begin with “Once upon a time…” Once upon a time, security systems were analogue and not connected to anything, or at most, a phone line, cameras connected to a time lapse VCR, and we...
Submitted on January 20, 2016 | Security Electronics and Networks
BGWT Takes On Auriga PAVA DistributionBGW Technologies will distribute Auriga IP-based public address and voice alarm (PAVA) system from Inform Technology Solutions BGW Technologies will distribute Inform’s full range of public address and voice alert software as well as its...
Submitted on December 3, 2015 | Security Electronics and Networks
SENSTAR Tungsten is a high security Ethernet switch, distributed locally by BGWT and specifically designed to cyber-secure physical security networks, SCADA-based systems and safe-city applications. Tungsten provides ironclad security with full control and customizable networking capabilities. Cutting-edge hardware, coupled with...
Submitted on November 3, 2015 | Security Electronics and Networks
Cloud, that vapourous construct of marketers and human imagination, holds many installers, integrators and end users in thrall but they’d feel more relaxed if they simply defined cloud as ‘someone else’s computer’. PART of the challenge of the transition to...
Submitted on April 29, 2015 | Security Electronics and Networks
Ongoing rollout of the national broadband network will carry 1 million alarm systems into a networked environment. Installers and monitoring stations need to plan ahead to make sure they don’t get caught out.  By February 2015, the NBN was available...