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IFSEC transforms into “integrated security event” and adopts “new industry role” addressing critical global security challenges

Security has never been a more critical subject of discussion. 2017 has been a year wherein organisations and Governments have become increasingly aware of the fact that the substance of the threat which they’re working to prevent has changed irrevocably. Europe fell victim...
Posted On 15 Nov 2017
Richard Jenkins: CEO at the NSI
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National Security Inspectorate to sponsor Outstanding Installer category at 2018 OSPAs

The next UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) ceremony will be taking place on Thursday 1 March 2018 in London, with the National Security Inspectorate (NSI) delighted to be sponsoring the prestigious Outstanding Installer category. The UK OSPAs are part of a global...
Posted On 31 Oct 2017
Duncan Cooke
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Peace of Mind for Security Applications

Heightened security awareness has meant that, more than ever, it’s now crucial for security applications such as access control, intruder alarms, perimeter protection, fire safety and video management to be fully-operational around the clock. The possibility of unplanned...
Posted On 11 Oct 2017
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Outstanding Security Performance Awards return to UK for March 2018 presentations

Following the huge success of the inaugural UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) earlier this year, the awards scheme will be returning in 2018. The UK OSPAs are part of a global awards scheme currently running in eight countries and designed to recognise and reward...
Posted On 19 Sep 2017
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Remote Monitoring: Achieving Maximum Benefits for End Users

Here, Jonathan Sturley explains in detail how close working relationships formed with installers can ensure that end users achieve maximum benefit from their investment in a remotely monitored video surveillance system without having to live with the consequences of false alarms...
Posted On 13 Sep 2017
Richard Lambert: managing director of Evolution Security
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All-new Security Design Division unveiled by integrated fire and security specialist Evolution

Evolution, the integrated fire and security business, has launched a new Security Design Division to provide security and fire system design and specification services to third party integrators, installers and clients. Richard Lambert, managing director of Evolution, informed...
Posted On 09 Aug 2017
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Benchmark Smart Solutions website launched by Pro-Activ Publications

The technology-based security sector is evolving to deliver an ever-wider range of value-added benefits for customers. By leveraging the latest developments from both the security industry and wider technological sectors, installers and integrators are increasingly able to...
Posted On 24 Feb 2017
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Industry professionals urged to complete fire and security sector skills survey

Professionals across the entire fire, emergency and security sector are being urged to complete a new skills survey produced by the Fire & Security Association (FSA), the Fire Industry Association (FIA) and the British Security Industry Association (BSIA), which aims to...
Posted On 24 Jan 2017
John Davies
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Predicting The Year Ahead in Security

2016 witnessed some very unexpected and potentially game-changing international political changes, such as the US Presidential Election and Brexit, which have shaken the status quo for many sectors. However, despite some uncertainty, there’s much to be excited about in the...
Posted On 11 Jan 2017
Brian Sims BA (Hons) Hon FSyI: Editor of Risk UK
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On The Network

Members of the British Security Industry Association’s (BSIA) dedicated CCTV Section have issued a stark warning that end users of IP-connected CCTV systems should be taking cyber security very seriously indeed. In an article recently published by The Times, Nigel Inkster (former...
Posted On 20 Oct 2016