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Dedrone’s counter-drone technology receives approval from UK’s CPNI

Airspace security technology specialist Dedrone has been awarded certification from the UK’s Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) for its counter-drone technology platform DroneTracker. DroneTracker detects, tracks and identifies drones by using...
Posted On 05 Dec 2019
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SGS introduces online portal for risk testing, inspection and certification services

SGS is launching an online portal, designated SGS Online Services, to make its testing, inspection and certification services accessible to all in one click. The platform offers a dedicated range of services to help companies reduce risk, streamline processes and operate in a...
Posted On 26 Nov 2018
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Fire Detectors: Guidance on Testing Procedures for End Users and Technicians

Despite the best efforts of industry bodies such as the Fire Industry Association (FIA) when it comes to shouting loudly about the need for Best Practice, there will always be a few lingering cases of poor practice. When talk turns towards fire detectors, there really is no...
Posted On 27 Jul 2018
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Daisy Group launches ‘Continuum’ in bid to reboot business continuity with ‘always available’ service capability

Daisy Group has launched its next generation business continuity solution designated ‘Continuum’, which is putting ‘always on’ infrastructure and service availability front and centre of the UK’s digital transformation journey. Business continuity has its roots in IT...
Posted On 11 Nov 2016
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prEN 16763 approval by CEN/CENELEC heralds “game-changer” for fire and security sector

Approval of the prEN 16763 standard has been announced by CEN/CENELEC in the wake of “overwhelmingly positive” votes cast by national standardisation bodies. Euralarm welcomes the adoption of this European standard which it has long supported, with its members now...
Posted On 18 Oct 2016
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Compuware Corporation survey finds majority of businesses “underprepared” for EU GDPR

Compuware Corporation has released the results of new research revealing that many European and US businesses are ill-prepared for the recently-agreed EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and, as a result, at risk of falling foul of its rules around the use and control of...
Posted On 13 Sep 2016
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EU Referendum 23 June 2016: Panel Debate at IFSEC and FIREX International

Thursday 23 June 2016 is not only the last day of the IFSEC and FIREX International events, but also potentially a pivotal day for the UK’s future relationship with the European Union. The timing of the EU Referendum couldn’t be more acute for the security and fire industries...
Posted On 02 Mar 2016
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Euralarm publishes ‘Manifesto for a Safer and More Secure Europe 2016-2019’

Euralarm – the association of European manufacturers, installers and service providers dedicated to the ongoing betterment and development of the electronic fire safety and security business sectors – has just published and presented its detailed ‘Manifesto for...
Posted On 29 Feb 2016