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Oncam’s 360-degree Evolution becomes first surveillance camera to earn NSF food sanitation certification

The 360-degree stainless steel Evolution camera from Oncan has earned certification from NSF International to standard 169 – the first CCTV camera to do so. Read More

Grenfell inquiry begins: The numbers that lay bare the funding crisis hampering high-rise improvements

As the public inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire finally begins, the recommendations that emerge will hopefully be heeded more […] Read More

ONVIF Q&A: Latest profiles, cybersecurity and the Highways England project

Stuart Rawling, a member of the ONVIF steering committee, tells us about the latest ONVIF profiles, its cybersecurity work, keeping pace with tech change, and the organisation’s standardisation work with Highways England. Read More

A window to more than the soul? AI research raises troubling questions about privacy, profiling and wrongful arrest

The growing sophistication of facial recognition has generated considerable alarm in the media this week, even if it promises to eventually free us from the tyranny of myriad passwords and the ‘forgotten password’ process. Read More

Why home security systems are worth the investment

When the well-being and safety of your loved ones are so important to you, you might consider a home security system a valuable investment – especially when it can lower your insurance premiums. Read More

6 Things you need to know about FIM Expo

The industry is evolving and there are plenty of brand-new products that can make your job easier and more cost-effective. FIM Expo takes place Wednesday 4 October, Glasgow Science Centre. Read More

“‘People of interest’ were known weeks before terrorist incidents – but data was part of an unsearched, unstructured archive”

Graham Porter, the company's business development director EMEA for surveillance and security, recently spoke to our US-based media partner SecuritySolutionsWatch. Read More

CNL Software and Promise Technology forge tech collaboration

PSIM pioneer CNL Software is collaborating with Promise Technology to incorporate the latter’s storage solutions into CNL’s flagship IPSecurityCenter platform. Read More

A rough guide to fire extinguisher servicing and the service-free model

What the latest guidance says on how often you should service your fire extinguishers and what it entails; how to choose a competent servicing company; and a new brand of extinguishers, 'P50', that promises an alternative to annual servicing contracts. Read More

“The panomorph lens will imitate human eyesight and empower AI”

ImmerVision is a one-of-a-kind company intent on persuading the security industry that its patented panomorph lens is far superior to the widely used fisheye lens. Read More