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IT and physical access security teams “must collaborate” to protect against growing cyber threats

Addressing the growing cyber threat landscape, HID Global – the trusted identity solutions specialist – has stated the company’s belief that it’s “increasingly important” for physical and IT security teams to work together in order to develop a...
Posted On 27 Feb 2017
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ASIS China 2016 Conference addresses evolving risk landscape for security professionals

The ASIS China 2016 Conference took place successfully in Shanghai on 14 and 15 November. Over 150 attendees registered, with many leading global and regional organisations represented. In addition to China, participants came from across the Asia Pacific region including...
Posted On 28 Nov 2016
Jason Towse
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Mitie Total Security Management’s md Jason Towse appointed to TINYg Leadership Team

Jason Towse, managing director of Mitie’s Total Security Management business, has joined the leadership team of TINYg (Terrorist Information New York Group) – the not for profit international forum that offers free membership to its subscribers and up-to-the-minute information...
Posted On 30 Sep 2016
Professor Martin Gill CSyP
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Security Research Initiative report examines private security’s role in tackling cyber crime

The latest Security Research Initiative (SRI) report highlights the crucial role that physical security suppliers and corporate security departments play in tackling cyber crime, albeit that this vital input often goes unrecognised. In a survey of both physical security...
Posted On 28 Sep 2016
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Unisys Study: “Executives committed to digital business despite security concerns and execution challenges”

A recent survey sponsored by the Unisys Corporation shows a strong commitment among executives towards adopting a digital business model, with the cloud seen as the key enabler. However, the study also indicates that security concerns and “tepid execution” complicate...
Posted On 30 Aug 2016
CIPRE 2016 runs next March in The Hague and features a twin-track conference programme for security professionals
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Institution of Engineering and Technology set to host round table debate at CIPRE

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) is preparing to host a round table discussion populated by some of its leading experts at the third annual edition of Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe (CIPRE), the conference and exhibition programme for...
Posted On 16 Oct 2015
BSIA representatives are once again taking part in the conference programmes at IFSEC International
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BSIA speakers set to share expert security knowledge at IFSEC International 2015

As IFSEC International prepares to return to London’s ExCeL from 16-18 June, a number of British Security Industry Association (BSIA) representatives are ready to impart detailed and timely advice on a number of key industry issues – from city security through to convergence,...
Posted On 13 Jun 2015
ASIS International will hold its 15th European Security Conference and Exhibition in London on 6-8 April 2016
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London set to host 2016 ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition

ASIS International, the global organisation for security professionals, has announced that it will hold its 15th European Security Conference and Exhibition in the city of London on 6-8 April 2016. The 15th ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition (or ASIS Europe 2016) is...
Posted On 16 Apr 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
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“Further growth likely in UK security guarding market” reports Apex Insight

According to the latest detailed industry survey conducted by Apex Insight*, the UK’s outsourced security guarding services market is approaching £5 billion in volume, having grown in recent years despite a hesitant economic recovery. The industry is being affected by...
Posted On 26 Jan 2015