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Delivering a Total Security Solution

2014 continued the trend towards an increased use of technology within the security sector, a trend supported by higher levels of integration between all sectors of the profession – from physical to digital and computing to electrical. What developments will characterise the...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
Andy Williams: Chairman of ASIS International's UK Chapter
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It’s Good to Talk

Given the exacting demands often placed upon those resident in security and risk management roles it can sometimes be difficult to leave the office behind for a few hours and attend a conference or an industry event. However, as Andy Williams explains, security professionals...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
The new Emprise White Paper focuses on the benefits of an integrated approach to security provision
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Emprise White Paper: “Integrated security strategies can reduce costs by up to 30%”

A new White Paper compiled by Emprise, entitled: ‘Reduce Costs and Risk with an Effective Security Strategy’, offers insights relating to the importance of security strategies for business continuity as well as the potential impact for those organisations who ‘get it...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
Showsec has started 2015 by orchestrating a new recruitment campaign
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Showsec kick-starts 2015 with all-new UK recruitment drive and Manchester region restructure

Event and venue security specialist Showsec has begun the New Year by launching a major new UK-wide recruitment campaign orchestrated to help deliver the company’s bespoke solutions for end users over the coming 12 months. From Aberdeen in the north of Scotland all the way...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
The University of Northumbria at Newcastle
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Northumbria University rolls out SafeZone distributed Command and Control solution for enhanced security

The University of Northumbria at Newcastle has become the first higher education establishment in Europe to implement a “pioneering” distributed Command and Control solution specifically designed to improve the safety and security of students and staff. John Anderson,...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
Home Secretary Theresa May has condemned this week's terror attacks in Paris
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Paris murders “a stark reminder of the threat we face from terrorism” states Home Secretary

Home Secretary Theresa May has issued a detailed statement in response to Wednesday’s horrific terror attack in Paris during which gunmen mowed down 12 people at the offices of popular satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. The following day, a female police officer was shot...
Posted On 09 Jan 2015
ISM and Wavestore have agreed on a new technology partnership for the benefit of end users
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ISM-Wavestore technology partnership joins VMS with Genesys2 PSIM software

The technology partnership established between ISM and Wavestore has resulted in the successful integration of the latter’s video management software (VMS) with ISM’s Genesys2 PSIM Control Room software. ISM’s award-winning VMS and the patented Genesys2 Physical...
Posted On 09 Jan 2015
The City of London
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Axis Security contracted to protect Daiwa Capital Markets’ City of London headquarters

Daiwa Capital Markets Europe has chosen Axis Security to provide guarding and CCTV monitoring services for the investment firm’s City of London-based European headquarters. Located right in the heart of London’s financial district, Daiwa Capital Markets Europe’s head office...
Posted On 09 Jan 2015
The new Thales White Paper explains the strengths and weaknesses of various existing communication approaches
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Thales White Paper focuses on secure communications over mobile phone networks

Security specialist Thales has published a report outlining how communications devices – such as those used by the police service, personnel in the private security sector and the military – could operate securely over mobile phone networks. Doing so would “provide...
Posted On 09 Jan 2015
Inside the MiTec Technology Hub
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Mitie business division attains highest standard for Information Security Management

The Total Document Management business of Mitie, the FTSE 250 strategic outsourcing company, has just announced the achievement of ISO 27001 certification for Information Security Management. The registration recognises Mitie’s Best Practice methods for keeping information assets...
Posted On 09 Jan 2015