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Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
AUSTRALIA’S third largest security firm, SNP, has entered into a binding sale agreement under which 100 per cent of SNP shares will be sold to Certis Cisco, Singapore’s largest security organisation. Certis Cisco has an existing security business in Australia,...
Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
GLOBAL video surveillance markets are expected to reach an estimated $39.3 billion by 2023, increasing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.3 per cent, with APAC growing fastest, according to a new report by researchandmarkets.com. The future of...
Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
THE Board of Hills Limited has announced the appointment of David Lenz as managing director, effective from 19 February 2018. “The Hills’ board congratulates David on this appointment,” said Jennifer Hill-Ling, Hills chairman. “Prior to taking on the role of...
Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
Inner Range has launch Integriti Pro Version 18, the latest version of Inner Range’s Integriti security management software. “This software release introduces several innovative features including the use of vehicle license plates as access control credentials with compatible Enterprise grade...
Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
WHEN I pull the Darkfighter X out of its crate and install it on a heavy-duty dome camera pendant tripod, my first impressions are its size and heft – this is a robust PTZ camera designed for serious work in...
Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
C R KENNEDY has moved its Perth office to bigger, brighter facilities at number 5 Gibberd Rd, Balcatta. “After 18 years servicing our clients at the Leederville Perth location, the company has completely outgrown the existing building,” said Phil Viggiano....
Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
MICHAEL Fairless, branch chief of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, told FCW's Security Innovation in the Cloud workshop in Washington that culture was holding back government cloud applications. "The goal of federal cloud services should be to have a...
Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
HILLS Ltd has filed court documents seeking orders to set aside a statutory demand filed by Milestone Systems, dismiss a wind-up application and for Milestone to pay all costs. Hills has also criticised the specialist press for beating up the...
Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
Of all surveillance parameters, none is so riven by internal contradiction as the concurrent demand for wide angles of view and sufficient resolutions to deliver useful depths of field. THERE’S no decision that pains a security manager quite so much...
Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
PELCO’S iconic Esprit positioning system is now enhanced, making it ideal for overt coverage that requires a visual deterrence to intrusion, in mission critical situations requiring a highly durable and reliable camera system, where visible light is not desired nor...
Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
THE more security managers you speak with, the more clearly you can see a conceptual J-curve effect in the race to the bottom price, with end users increasingly granting their operational priorities precedence when it comes to calculating electronic security...
Submitted on February 2, 2018 | John Adams
TENDERS are invited for the upgrade of CCTV cameras at St Kilda, South Melbourne and Port Melbourne Town Halls for the City of Port Phillip. Submissions will be received in envelopes clearly marked CCTV Security Camera Upgrade Tender No. 2110...