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Wisenet super compact dome cameras developed for retail applications

Measuring just 99 mm in diameter, the new super compact 2 and 5 MP Wisenet Q mini domes developed and manufactured by Hanwha Techwin are packed with features designed to ensure end users obtain maximum benefit from their video surveillance solutions. 40% smaller than previous...
Posted On 30 Aug 2019
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Voice Biometrics: Authentication Technology Speaks for Itself

Traditional login systems have enjoyed a remarkable longevity, writes Piergiorgio Vittori. Today, though, they’re no longer fit for purpose. The problem is not with the concept of the username and password combination. Rather, it’s that the system relies on the...
Posted On 02 Jun 2019
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BSIA Briefing

Recently, a story appeared in the national media about how a robbery was thwarted due to the in situ security measures which scared the criminals away. Situations like this make us reflect on the fundamental roots of security and the reasons why it exists in the first place. With...
Posted On 23 Apr 2019
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Drones: Why Is The Security Threat Posed Not Being Taken Seriously?

The threat horizon within the context of security risk management continually evolves, writes Jon Roadnight. Threats emerge largely in response to the identification of vulnerabilities. Those vulnerabilities are either perceived or real, but without a vulnerability or weakness,...
Posted On 26 Nov 2018
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Siemens provides surveillance, access control and fire protection for ‘Office of the Future’

The world’s first office building produced by a 3D printer has now opened. The 250 square metre ‘Office of the Future’ was built using a 3D printer measuring 20 feet high, 120 feet long and 40 feet wide and stands near the Emirates Towers in Dubai. Access...
Posted On 19 Jul 2016
Zaun's security solution for Suffolk Police
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Suffolk Police clad Ipswich goods store to hide contents from prying eyes

Suffolk Police has specified sheet cladding over steel mesh fencing to cover an illicit goods store in Ipswich. Steel fencing manufacturer Zaun has installed its HiSec Super8 fencing at Landmark House in Ipswich to hide the recovered goods from prying eyes and secure it against...
Posted On 16 Jul 2015
Is the UK's CCTV 'boom' coming to an end?
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CCTV: The end of an era or the dawn of a New Age?

On Thursday 15 January, the online BBC News magazine published an article penned by reporter Rachel Argyle entitled The end of the CCTV era? The piece states that some local authorities are questioning whether further investment in video surveillance can be justified. That being...
Posted On 13 Feb 2015