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Security: A Growing Influence on Data Centre Selection

The development and proliferation of the global Data Centre industry over recent years has been nothing less than incredible. A bubble that many experts expected to burst in the early 2000s has, in fact, grown exponentially since that time. Driven by the movement of data from...
Posted On 12 Sep 2018
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IoT Security Foundation to run Workshop on ‘Managing the Risks and Benefits of IoT in Smart Buildings’

The history of IT, industrial control systems and operational technology shows that security will always be an afterthought unless those who need good security can put their priorities in front of those that design systems. Combining a security mindset with design and innovation...
Posted On 25 Jul 2018
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Access Control: Techniques for Tackling The Tailgaters

Security is an extremely important aspect of managing any facility, of course, no matter how big or small the building may be. Whether it’s a commercial office or a hospital, managers and owners must account for the safety of a building’s occupants. As times and technologies have...
Posted On 16 Jul 2018
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37th International East-West Security Conference examines global trends and threats

Attending the 37th Edition of the International East-West Security Conference were delegates representing private and public sector organisations from the Russian Federation and the Ukraine. Organised by Capricorn Conferences and Exhibitions, the event ran on 4 and 5 June at the...
Posted On 15 Jun 2018
Leo Craig
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Fault Intolerance: Future Directions for UPS

Uninterruptible Power Supply systems are typically used to protect hardware such as computers, telecoms systems or other electrical equipment where an unexpected power disruption could cause injuries, fatalities, serious business disruption or data loss. Risk UK interviews Leo...
Posted On 02 May 2018
Jason Towse: leader of Mitie's security management business
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Mitie secures security contract with Shrewsbury and Telford Hospitals NHS Trust

Mitie has been awarded the security contract at Shrewsbury and Telford Hospitals NHS Trust following a competitive tender process. The two-year contract – with an option to extend for a further two years – is worth £400,000 per annum. Shrewsbury and Telford Hospitals...
Posted On 27 Mar 2018
Simon Chapman
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The Centre of Intelligence

The online world is expanding rapidly, while the Internet of Things (IoT) is already exerting a positive influence upon how people, property and other assets can be protected. Simon Chapman examines in detail the impact of the IoT, the ways in which it’s enhancing the advantages...
Posted On 20 Mar 2018
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SGW Safety & Security granted prestigious SABRE company licence by BRE Global

SGW Safety & Security Ltd (SGW) has just become one of the first companies to be granted a SABRE company licence by BRE Global Ltd. Both SGW’s UK and United Arab Emirates offices are included in the scope of SGW’s licence number SLC-004. SGW is able to offer SABRE assessment...
Posted On 06 Sep 2017
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Evolve IP study finds “significant disconnect” between C-Suite and disaster recovery professionals

When it comes to assessing an organisation’s ability to recover from a disaster, a significant disconnect appears to exist between C-Suite executives and IT professionals. While nearly seven in every ten CEOs, CFOs or COOs feel their organisation is very prepared to recover from...
Posted On 07 Nov 2016
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Suite of dedicated insurance products for Data Centres introduced by industry alliance

For the first time, a new suite of insurance products and services has been created specifically for the Data Centre sector. Leading insurance broker Ernest R Shaw has teamed up with the Data Centre Alliance (DCA) Trade Association and technical cleaning and Data Centre...
Posted On 25 Oct 2016
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