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In The Learning Zone

Established and award-winning security education specialist Tavcom Training has recently completed major upgrades to its headquarters at Bishops Waltham in Hampshire. In tandem with this move, the business has just issued its 2015 Course Directory. Paul Tennent reviews some of...
Posted On 10 Feb 2015
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Data is King, but Security is Emperor

The digital world is constantly evolving. A truism which can open it up to continued attacks from hackers with data loss being a potential consequence. It stands to reason, then, that enterprises must be highly vigilant if they’re to protect one of their biggest assets:...
Posted On 10 Feb 2015
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Risk UK February 2015

The Convergence Agenda, BS 65000:2014 and ANSI/ASIS PAP.1-2012. News Analysis: World Economic Forum and GCHQ Cyber Security Risk Frameworks. Opinion: Chartered Security Professionals. Opinion: Security Systems Integration and PSIM. Data Centres and Data Security Strategies. Fire...
Posted On 10 Feb 2015
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Reaching for the Sky

With the threat of terrorism on the UK mainland currently at ‘Severe’ status (meaning that a terrorist attack is highly likely), security at our airports takes on even greater significance. How might airport and airline management teams make absolutely certain all bases are...
Posted On 10 Feb 2015
John Davies: Managing Director of TDSi
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Physical and Logical Security: PSIM Bridges The Gap

While physical and logical security have traditionally been isolated from one another, it’s equally true to say that many individual physical security and management applications have been in the same boat. It’s clear that the overall operation of a facility could be enhanced,...
Posted On 10 Feb 2015
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Data Centres: Tomorrow’s Targets for Terrorism?

In light of recent events including the DDoS cyber attacks on Sony Corporation’s PlayStation and Entertainment networks, one prime area for reassessment by security and IT professionals just now is that of data security. Not just online safety from the perspective of the...
Posted On 10 Feb 2015
Peter Houlis: Managing Director of 2020 Vision Systems
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Why Professionalism is Paramount

The changing face of the discipline, an evolving modern threat landscape and rapid technological advancements in systems drive the need for moving security from being an industry sector towards a recognised business profession. Peter Houlis charts exactly why, after 40-plus years...
Posted On 10 Feb 2015