Smart Buildings

The smart buildings report 2017: installed base, benefits and challenges, cyber threat and barriers to adoption

IFSEC Global recently polled hundreds of professionals involved in the building supply chain and management of commercial premises to understand the changing ‘smart building’ landscape. Read More

Top trends in security tech to expect in 2017

An insight into what 2017 will bring for the security industry, as predicted by Johan Paulsson, CTO at Axis Communications. Read More

Tyco: profile of a fire and security colossus

Profile of Tyco, one of the world’s largest fire safety and security companies with a customer base exceeding three million worldwide. Read More

Honeywell launches TouchCenter Plus, a touchscreen interface for Galaxy Dimension and Galaxy Flex intrusion panels

TouchCenter Plus is intended too simplify daily security operation with clear graphics and a menu that provides a snapshot of the entire system. Read More

Security & Fire Excellence Awards 2016: winners revealed

Digital Barriers, Mitie Total Security Management and Assured Fire and Security were among the winners at this year's Security & Fire Excellence Awards. Read More

Smart buildings case study: 240 Blackfriars, London [download]

Part of the Protecting London Series this case study explores the benefits and teething problems associated with UBM London's 2015 move to state-of-the-art premises in Southwark, London. Read More

Men can’t multi-task – and that’s good news for the security control room

Until recently it was assumed that the human race would adapt and evolve to become a race of accomplished multi-taskers. This has turned out to be a myth. Read More

Benchmark Innovation Awards 2016: winners revealed

Find out the winners in video surveillance hardware and software; access control hardware and software; site protection hardware and software; intelligent systems; business intelligence; and infrastructure. Read More

Installer vs vendor: Paxton takes questions on the plug-and-play net10 building automation system

In this video a security installer quizzes Paxton CEO Adam Stroud about the access control specialist's building automation system, net10. Read More

IET issues integration guidance on smart homes and buildings

The new code of practice promotes best practice in the specification, design and integration of interoperable technologies. Read More

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