Secon 2020

SECON 2020 is the perfect business hub for security enterprises to enter the Asian market

Since its first edition in 2001, SECON 2020 is celebrating its 20th anniversary. This global security event is expected to grow by 30% in exhibition space compared to the last edition and attracts more than 500 leading security companies from 20+ countries and over 49,000 physical, IoT, IT security professionals, and government officials. Hosted in Korea, a country where its Security market is the second largest in Asia and seventh

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Smart Thermal camera has explosive performance in GIT Security Award 2020

Hikvision, the world’s leading supplier of innovative video security products and solutions, has won a GIT Security Award for its Thermal Explosion Proof Camera (DS-2TD2466T-25X). In a vote by GIT’s security professional readers, the product was hailed as winner in the ‘Fire and Explosion Protection’ category of the popular annual awards. One focus of the awards is innovation in products – and the Hikvision camera does not disappoint. It uses

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Safetyflex secure milti-million pound deal to provide security bollards for key sites in Germany

A leading British manufacturer of anti-terrorist security bollards has secured a multi-million pound deal to help protect key sites in Germany and Europe from potential vehicle attacks. Safetyflex Barriers, based in Coventry, has joined forces with German firm Perimeter Protection Group (PPG) to supply anti-terrorism protection. PPG was founded in 1951 and manufactures and supplies a range of perimeter protection security products. But the firm, which has offices in five

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Airbus showcases latest hybrid communications and collaboration technology at Milipol

Airbus will be present at the 21st edition of Milipol; the exhibition for homeland safety and security between November 19-22 in Paris. Airbus’s Secure Land Communications business unit, will put the spotlight on the future of public safety technology and solutions with a focus on interoperability, collaboration and the protection of Critical National Infrastructures. Interoperability is at the heart of the hybrid solutions showcased on the booth. Among such solutions


Paxton Supports DIY SOS: The Big Build

Paxton has supported DIY SOS: The Big Build BBC Children in Need Special with a major project to help homeless young people. BBC One’s popular renovation show was in Blackburn in September to convert an old church hall into much-needed emergency accommodation for the charity, Nightsafe. Paxton, which designs and manufactures security systems, donated a range of products from its Net2 access control system, including readers, wireless electronic door handles


Race to lock down cybersecurity vendors intensifies as more technologies at risk, says Hampleton Partners’ M&A report

The cybersecurity sector’s largest ever deal, Broadcom’s landmark acquisition of Symantec for $10.7bn, set the tone for an uptick in transaction volume and continuously strong valuations, according to Hampleton Partners’ latest analysis of global cybersecurity mergers & acquisitions activity. Hampleton’s Cybersecurity M&A report highlights the popularity of cybersecurity vendors as all industries seek protection from cyber-attacks. Cybersecurity transaction volume rose by 15% in the second half of 2019 compared to that


Traka drives standards at leading superstore distribution centre

Traka’s innovative key and equipment management solutions have been installed at a new national superstore distribution centre for a top four UK supermarket. The new distribution centre, fulfils orders for the superstore’s chain across all channels, including wholesale, online and retail. On average, it deals with 2.4million cases per week, which can grow to 3.1million at peak periods. Traka’s intelligent key management and biometric locker solutions were installed to improve

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VIVOTEK offers robust electronic monitoring on commercial fishing vessels for Canada’s Ocean Experts, Archipelago

For more than three decades, Archipelago Marine Research has helped fisheries, coastal communities, and industry regulators to implement sustainable practices through at–sea and dockside observer programs, electronic monitoring technology, and marine environmental services. Archipelago’s fishery monitoring programs are optimized for each fishery, vessel, and gear type; employing human observers or automated alternatives as appropriate. As Western Canada’s largest and longest running observer–services company, Archipelago has led the development of video–based

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Metropolitan Police Service Designing Out Crime Officer to present at prestigious awards ceremony in US

A Secured by Design trained Designing Out Crime Officer from the Metropolitan Police Service is to give a presentation to law enforcement colleagues from across the world at the prestigious Goldstein International Problem Solving Awards later this month. Sean Hathaway, who has been a police officer for 16 years and works as a Designing Out Crime Officer on the south east London boroughs of Bexley, Bromley, Croydon, Royal Borough of


The new SMARTair Lock puts advanced electronic access control into a familiar format

Now you can combine the advanced access control of a wireless electronic escutcheon with the intelligence and superior security of an electromechanical mortise lock With a robust design, the new SMARTair Lock is built to secure doors where high daily traffic and a large number of access events are all in a day’s work. This new wireless device in the SMARTair product range is built around three main elements. The

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