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Axon and Milestone Systems forge strategic partnership based on Evidence.com

Axon, the connected law enforcement technologies specialist, has announced a strategic partnership with Milestone Systems, the open platform IP video management software (VMS) provider. Law enforcement agencies receive data from a multitude of digital video providers, which they...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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50% of UK consumers resist move to ‘frictionless’ payments due to privacy and security fears

The shift towards ‘frictionless’ payments (ie invisible transactions that take place ‘behind the scenes’ in apps) is being held back by UK consumer concerns over security and data privacy. That’s according to new research conducted by Paysafe. The report from the global...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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Tyco introduces exacqVision Training Certification Program for benefit of end users

Tyco, the security products division of Johnson Controls, has introduced the exacqVision Training Certification Program to enable end users to choose from a pool of highly-trained and certified system integrators able to install and support Exacq video management software (VMS)...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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Fight to tackle scourge of waste crime takes step forward with comprehensive review

The fight to tackle the scourge of waste crime has taken another step forward, with Michael Gove (Secretary of State for the Environment) announcing a comprehensive review designed to “beef up” the Government’s approach to this matter. Waste criminals act illegally to...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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National Crime Agency officers recognised in Her Majesty The Queen’s Birthday Honours List

The work of two National Crime Agency officers has been recognised in Her Majesty The Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Tobi Mulder has received the Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to law enforcement and diversity, while a second officer (whose full...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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Updated company merger and takeover rules enforced by Department for Business

Updated rules put in place to strengthen the Government’s powers to scrutinise mergers and takeovers that may raise national security concerns have come into force. The move recognises the growing importance of British businesses in developing cutting-edge technology products...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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ASSA ABLOY acquires HKC Security and Security & Risk Communications in Ireland

ASSA ABLOY has acquired HKC, a leading manufacturer of ‘professional fit’ wired and wireless alarms and cloud-based monitoring solutions for both the commercial and residential markets. HKC was established in 1991 and has around 45 employees. The company’s head...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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When Two Worlds Coalesce

The demands of a modern day security system are changing at pace as different technologies appear on the horizon. These rapid developments very often realise benefits for the procuring organisation by dint of inviting decisions to be taken by security and risk management...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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Setting Strategy in a Chaotic World

It has been 12 months since Daniel Hardy became managing director of the National Business Crime Solution. Here, for the benefit of Risk Xtra’s readers and the sector at large, Hardy reflects on this period and explains why crime prevention through intelligence sharing will only...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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Meet The Security Company: FGH Security

This is the eleventh instalment in a series of articles for the readers of Risk Xtra where we shine the spotlight on NSI-approved businesses for the benefit of risk and security managers who purchase security guarding as well as systems-focused solutions. Answering our questions...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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