Ben Speakman

Ben Speakman has been appointed UK Country Manager for Hanwha Techwin

Ben, who until recently was Sales Director, UK North for Avigilon, is a seasoned sales professional who has worked within the electronic security industry for over 16 years. Reporting to Bob (H.Y.) Hwang Ph.D., Managing Director of Hanwha Techwin Europe, Ben will be responsible for developing and driving a sales growth strategy to ensure the company continues to succeed within the highly competitive UK video surveillance market. “I am very


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New SETAS Vision system allows for full situational awareness whilst the crew can remain safely inside the vehicle especially in an urban environment HENSOLDT’s SETAS vision system for armoured vehicles successfully demonstrated at British Army Armoured Centre, Bovington Sensor solution provider HENSOLDT successfully carried out the initial fitting and operating activities of its newly developed electro-optical vision system SETAS (See-through Armour System) with the British Army’s Armoured Trials and Development


Code Handle protects a physiotherapy practice with secure, stylish PIN-operated handles

In all medical settings, people are coming and going all day. Therapists leave their personal belongings in changing rooms, patients want privacy in consulting rooms, open or unlocked doors can be an invitation to opportunists. Yet keeping track of mechanical keys can be a tiresome task for a small practice. There is a solution: The Code Handle PIN lock from ASSA ABLOY. In Irun, in Spain’s Basque country, Fylab sought

Sophos to showcase its latest cybersecurity innovations at GITEX Technology Week 2019

Company to demonstrate how its cloud security and EDR solutions help organisations of all sizes battle emerging threat landscape Sophos, a global leader in network and endpoint security, will showcase its latest cybersecurity innovations at GITEX Technology Week 2019, which will be held from October 6 – 10, 2019, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Visitors to the stand (Sheikh Rashid Hall Stand: SR-D10-) will be able to hear more

Real-time functionality can put access control managers in total control

This provides options for the user that did not exist previously and can help to enhance security in vulnerable areas. What could real-time access control do for your building security? In an instant, upgrading to real-time control boosts the intelligence of an access system, relaying live event reports and enabling you to change the security status of any door or user at any time. Real-time access control with wireless online

New antimicrobial-coated access control devices kill 99.9% of prevalent bacteria

Access control readers that are ideal for clean environments such as hospitals and laboratories among others Contamination of clean environments could soon become a thing of the past, as Remsdaq launches its EntroPad range of access control readers, keypads and request to exit buttons with antimicrobial protection built in. Third party testing to ISO 22196:2011 proves the high-rated coating on the new EntroPad devices kills up to 99.99% of E.coli

Extensive IDIS surveillance upgrade for leading KSA bank shortlisted for 2019 Intersec awards

Hybrid solution delivering a low total cost of ownership recognised in award finals An advanced, hybrid surveillance upgrade for Saudi Arabia’s National Commercial Bank (NCB) has earned IDIS and its integration partner Almajal G4S a place in the finals of the 2019 Intersec Awards. The project is one of the biggest financial surveillance system upgrades ever seen in the region encompasses a vast geographic footprint of 400 branches and 2580

RFID – a cornerstone of office security?

Constant evolution has seen Rfid technology become widely used in security key fobs to biometric scanners Whether they know it or not, everyone has used RFID at some point in their lives. The first radio transponders used during World War Two kicked off the development of this branch of technology. Through constant evolution, it has since grown to include today’s commonplace Radio Frequency Identification activated ID cards and key fobs.

ZAUN Renews with Secured by Design

Company offer a bespoke service for various clients from surveying to instillation at any location globally Wolverhampton’s integrated perimeter, security and event overlay fencing specialist Zaun Limited is the latest company to renew its membership with Secured by Design (SBD), the national police crime prevention initiative. Zaun is a private British company, founded in 1996, and with regional offices in France and Dubai. Zaun offers a complete service from initial site survey through to

Traka integrates with Gallagher Command Centre to create one central management platform

Traka has integrated with global technology specialist Gallagher’s powerful Command Centre system to enable users to operate from one central platform to maintain critical key and equipment management. The seamless integration with Gallagher Command Centre ensures complete data integrity with Traka, allowing users to create a system to benefit from key efficiencies. This includes granting access levels and receiving Traka events and alarms on an individual and group level, in