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January 3, 2017

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The Video Surveillance Report 2022

Honeywell Security Group is a leading global provider of access control, intruder detection, video surveillance and integrated security solutions for the commercial and residential markets.

In 2016 Honeywell completed the acquisition of Xtralis for a reported $480 million.

Latest articles about Honeywell Security and Fire

Security products round-up – January 2022

IFSEC Global takes readers through the latest product launches and updates to hit the security market across January.

Amthal achieves Approved Systems Integrator status for Honeywell Gent 

Amthal Fire & Security, an independent integrated fire and security systems specialist, has become part of the Honeywell Gent Network.

How do attackers target OT systems?

Denovan Tindill, Senior Cybersecurity Strategist at Honeywell, investigates the ways in which attackers are targeting operational technology systems.

Harris County improves security via integrated and connected solution across region’s 150 buildings

How Harris County has reduced false alarms and improved security via an integrated solution of access control, alarms and monitoring.

Cloud-based solution from Honeywell set to “provide end-to-end connectivity and visibility to fire safety systems”

Honeywell has launched the first tools from its new suite of Connected Life Safety Services (CLSS), its first all-in-one cloud platform for fire safety systems.

Electronic guards: The future of manned guarding?

Businesses today face more sophisticated threats than ever before. And although cybersecurity is top of the media agenda, physical security […]

WATCH: A tour of Honeywell’s fire and safety solutions for the home and commercial buildings

In this video Daniel Wan, customer marketing leader for commercial security EMEA, Honeywell, speaks to IFSEC TV about the Fortune 100 giant’s range of fire and security technology for the home and commercial buildings. Several other Honeywell staff show the IFSEC TV crew round the products on display.

Xtralis VCA security software made available for licensing by OEMs

Axis Communications will be the first external camera manufacturer to use the Xtralis video content analytics (VCA) software suite from Honeywell.

MAXPRO Cloud integrated security platform now available in Europe

Hosted on Microsoft Azure MAXPRO Cloud integrates access, intrusion and video surveillance data into a single user interface.

Are angled beam detectors an effective solution to smoke stratification blind spots?

Compliant detection systems have reportedly failed to detect fire because of smoke stratification. Here are the findings of FIA research into the effectiveness of angled beam detectors as an alternative to the more expensive solution prescribed by BS5839-1.

Honeywell’s updated Command and Control Suite enhances data visualisation

Command and Control Suite release 200 (CCS R200) connects people with data analytics to help drive operational improvements and efficiencies by building on Honeywell’s original software.

WATCH: Why has Xtralis been so successful at winning business? Experience

In the final part of our six-video series about Honeywell’s fire safety portfolio, Martin Norris, sales leader for Advanced Detection at the Fortune 500 giant, reflects on the company’s ongoing success.

The importance of an integrated fire and security system in hotels

The hotel lobby is a busy place. Huge numbers of people pass through every day, for example guests, visitors, staff, […]

WATCH: What USPs does the Xtralis brand have over its competitors?

Martin Norris, sales leader for Advanced Detection at Honeywell, extols the virtues of Xtralis, the provider of very early warning life safety and security solutions that it acquired in 2016.

WATCH: How analytics and CCTV work together to enhance smoke detection

Martin Norris, sales leader for Advanced Detection at Honeywell, talks about how analytics and CCTV work in concert to enhance the accuracy and speed of smoke detection.

WATCH: VESDA-E VEA – What benefits does addressability bring to aspirating detection?

Martin Norris, sales leader for Advanced Detection at Honeywell, reflects on the benefit of pinpoint addressability in combination with early warning smoke detection and a wide range of annunciation options.

WATCH: How FAAST and VESDA benefit from coexisting under the Honeywell brand

Honeywell acquired Xtralis, and therefore the VESDA range of aspirating smoke detectors, in 2016. VESDA joined FAAST, a  manufacturer of fire detection devices for commercial applications, in the Honeywell stable.

Honeywell VESDA-E VEA gains EN54-20 approval

The VESDA-E VEA addressable aspirating smoke detector (ASD) from Xtralis – now owned by Honeywell – has won approval for EN54-20. […]

Honeywell launches rugged IP equIP cameras and updates MAXPRO NVR and VMS and Pro-Watch security management suite

Multi-imager and low-light dome and bullet models have been introduced to the equIP camera series, which supports new versions of the MAXPRO network video recorder (NVR) and video management system (VMS).

VESDA protects thousands of tourists at the largest timber-framed church in Europe

Download this free case study to find out about the installation of VESDA-E VEP from Xtralis Honeywell in the Churches of Peace in Silesia.

Honeywell releases enhanced digital video management software: DVM R620

The latest release of Honeywell’s digital video management technology exploits Internet of Things (IoT) to improve connectivity. It also uses […]

Healthcare fire safety: The innovation that outperforms conventional smoke detectors on false alarms and early detection

More sophisticated smoke detection technology is lowering costs, offering earlier detection and reducing disruption during healthcare inspections and testing.

The many reasons why correctional facilities are turning to aspirating smoke detectors

Traditional technology installed in the return air chase or ductwork can be compromised by an accumulation of dirt and grime and be difficult to access for maintenance without moving inmates, writes Ryan Sandler of Xtralis by Honeywell.

Honeywell to showcase life-safety systems from Xtralis at European and Dubai roadshows

Honeywell is showcasing life-safety systems from Xtralis – the company it acquired last year – during 12 roadshows across Europe as well as an instalment in Dubai throughout September and October.

Honeywell extends connected home offering with Total Connect Box

Installers of Honeywell home security and other residential products can now offer homeowners a wireless security system with the ability to conduct predictive maintenance services through the cloud.

Watch: Honeywell’s connected solutions tour on IFSEC TV

In this video, IFSEC TV spoke to Honeywell’s recently appointed GM EMEA of commercial security, Mick Goodfellow, live on the show floor at IFSEC 2017.

Watch: Honeywell on IFSEC TV

Watch the full interview with Derek Mander, Regional Sales Manager, from Honeywell about the products they are showcasing at IFSEC 2017.

Watch: Honeywell’s Mick Goodfellow on cybersecurity, connected solutions and critical national infrastructure

Just appointed GM EMEA of commercial security, Goodfellow discusses synergies between Honeywell and Xtralis products (the latter acquired in 2016 by the former), new products, integrations with other vendors, cybersecurity and critical national infrastructure.

Honeywell expands equIP series of IP cameras

The secure IP cameras feature 4K ultra HD and 360 panoramic video and a developed with security professionals in mind that are seeking to more easily design connected building systems.

Pro-Watch 4.3 creates integrator pathway to new connected buildings customers

Honeywell’s latest Pro-Watch security management system version provides a simplified, mobile-friendly interface enabling connected verticals.

Honeywell announces integration between Performance, equIP and HDZ series cameras and Xtralis solutions

Honeywell says the integration will cut costs for integrators and help them offer customers greater scope for realising truly connected buildings through Xtralis’ signature trinity of security responses: reliable detection, visual verification and remote response.

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.

Watch Honeywell’s Command and Control Suite in Action

Speaking at IFSEC 2016 Honeywell Building Solutions Europe VP Mark Wennink also discusses trends in mobile access, situational awareness and cloud services.

Honeywell Video: the Cutting-Edge Security Tech You Can See at IFSEC 2016

Honeywell’s MD for UK and northern Europe, Peter Selby, discusses security trends, total cost of ownership, operating in a range of verticals and the company’s plans for Europe’s largest security trade show.

Xtralis VESDA-E Smoke Detectors and PRO E-PIR Detectors Win Prestigious MTP Gold Medals

Awarded to the VESDA-E VEU aspirating smoke detector and ADPRO PRO-E 400H passive infrared (PIR) long-range detector the accolade – the company’s 50th in just a few years – was judged on innovation, functionality, design and total cost of ownership.

Honeywell Acquires RSI Video Technologies as Consolidation in Security Tech Market Continues

Honeywell has announced the acquisition of intrusion detection specialist RSI Video Technologies (RSI) in a deal worth around $123m (£87.5m). […]

Honeywell Acquires Xtralis

Honeywell has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Xtralis for $480 million. The world’s largest manufacturer of very early […]

Xtralis VESDA-E Addressable Aspirating Smoke Detectors to Protect IMG Worlds of Adventure Indoor Theme Park

VESDA-E VEA addressable smoke detectors provide more than 2,000 sampling points for critical fire prevention at the world’s largest indoor theme park, an architectural marvel covering 1.5m sq ft.

Xtralis VESDA Aspirating Smoke Detectors Protect New Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal

Xtralis VESDA smoke detectors are relied on to protect UAE super structures, including the Burj Khalifa, Emirates Palace Hotel, and Dubai & Abu Dhabi International Airports.

The Most Read Articles on Fire Safety of 2015

Broken down by month here are the most read news, features, infographics and downloads on IFSEC Global over the course of 2015.

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