5G’s Roll-Out in the UK: A Case of Too Little, Too Soon?

5G has arrived – or has it? The new services are surprisingly limited in geographic coverage, performance and features, observes Nick Sacke, focusing on broadband-only applications. The massive Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity application of the services has been delayed to...
Posted On 13 Nov 2019

Government makes plans to safeguard future security of UK’s telecoms sector

Digital Secretary Jeremy Wright has set out plans to improve security standards and practices across the UK’s telecoms sector, including in new 5G and full-fibre broadband networks. The Government’s proposals include new legislation to enforce stronger security requirements...
Posted On 25 Jul 2019

360 Vision Technology releases wireless video TX Range for security managers

UK CCTV manufacture 360 Vision Technology has launched the TX Range for wireless video transmission, designed to provide a reliable solution even within difficult transmission environments. Available for the company’s Predator, Invictus and lightweight VR Dome PTZ cameras,...
Posted On 07 May 2019

Metropolitan Police Service praises facial recognition security at London business centres

The Metropolitan Police Service has praised the quality of CCTV used by a series of London business centres in the quest to hunt down and prosecute petty criminals. Officers in Kingston-upon-Thames have been extremely impressed by the full resolution recording and remote...
Posted On 03 Oct 2017

Mobile security industry calls for 5G standard designed to provide “robust safeguards” for use cases

SIMalliance’s technical White Paper analyses the functional and security requirements (together with proposed solutions) for 5G across five specific market segments – massive Internet of Things (IoT), critical communications, enhanced mobile broadband, Vehicle to X (V2X)...
Posted On 19 Oct 2016

Motorola Solutions chosen to provide UK’s next generation public safety communications system

The Home Office has signed the Lot 2 contract with Motorola Solutions for user services on its new Emergency Services Network (ESN), a next generation public safety communications system. Motorola Solutions will also provide system integration and critical functionality for the...
Posted On 11 Dec 2015