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Utilities sector specialists focus on Datalog developments at Cortech Forum

Cortech Developments’ key focus as a business is to assist today’s practising professionals to mitigate risk by dint of employing smarter interoperability. The company’s recent Utilities Forum – for which Risk Xtra served as the Official Media Partner – brought together end...
Posted On 15 Mar 2019
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ASIS International heralds year-on-year growth of flagship educational event in Europe

ASIS International, the dedicated association for practising security professionals, is “excited” by the growth of the organisation’s flagship event in Europe. With two weeks to go before ASIS Europe 2019: From Risk to Resilience opens its doors in Rotterdam on...
Posted On 13 Mar 2019
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Risk Management: Upgrading the Approach to Access Control

‘If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it’ is a mantra that often describes the best course of action for many situations in life, writes Nick Smith. It’s a phrase that’s probably best suited to something like a bookcase or an oven, but it also often describes the...
Posted On 04 Mar 2019
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Retail sector “lagging behind in technology innovation and security” finds KCOM study

The retail industry is lagging behind other sectors in several key areas of technology innovation including security provision. That’s according to new research commissioned by KCOM, the IT services provider. The poll of business leaders and decision-makers in Government,...
Posted On 19 Feb 2019
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Risk Xtra announced as Official Media Partner for Cortech Developments’ Utilities Forum

As a business, Cortech Developments determines to help today’s professionals mitigate risk through smarter interoperability. Extending that philosophy into specific verticals, the company’s upcoming Utilities Forum – for which Risk Xtra has been named as...
Posted On 22 Jan 2019
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Focusing on Improved Total Cost of Ownership

Total Cost of Ownership is a hot topic in security circles and frames a dialogue that manufacturers are increasingly having with specifiers, installers and end users alike, writes John Davies. The days of shifting cheap boxes are long gone as the market, very sensibly, has...
Posted On 22 May 2018
John Davies
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Security around The Internet of Things “demands serious consideration”

Nobody would doubt that the integration of physical and logical security has proven to be highly beneficial for both disciplines. With The Internet of Things (IoT) promising exponential growth and options for systems integration far beyond this, there also needs to be a word of...
Posted On 01 Oct 2015
John Davies
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Tackling the Power and Data ‘Capacity Crunch’: “Security sector must play its part”

Physical security has become firmly intertwined with logical security, sharing considerable benefits but also the potential drawbacks of IT integration. One of the key obstacles facing the IT sector has been dubbed the ‘Capacity Crunch’, referencing the concept that...
Posted On 31 Jul 2015
Esther McVey MP and Frank Crouwel, managing director at NW Systems
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NW Systems’ new IP Video Technology Suite opened by Minister for Employment Esther McVey MP

On Friday 6 March, security integrator NW Systems played host to local MP and Minister for Employment, Esther McVey, who formally opened the company’s new IP Video Technology Suite and talked with managing director Frank Crouwel about the latest IP video technology trends. ...
Posted On 13 Mar 2015