Converged security


Bringing balance to security risk management – “Let’s fix the wobbly chair!”

George Dionisopoulos explains why a balanced approach to security risk management is essential to ensuring resilience in your organisation. Read More

How do you protect access management systems in a connected environment? With a converged security centre of course…

Exploring how converged security centres are essential in protecting physical and IT access management solutions in a connected environment. Read More

What is credential theft and why should physical security professionals care?

Understanding why physical security professionals are so concerned about credential theft, and how they can mitigate the risk. Read More

“The people we need to protect are diverse, so security needs to be diverse” – Australian Women in Security Network founder Jacqui Loustau

Jacqui Loustau discusses her experience in the cyber security sector, founding the Australian Women in Security Network, and convergence. Read More

Why unified security is vital for business success

Dakota Murphey explains the benefits a unified security approach brings and provides examples of aspects that can be implemented. Read More

Why a unified security approach offers an easier, more effective way to protect data

Exploring the key questions physical security teams should be asking themselves to assess whether their current infrastructure is secure. Read More

How security teams have expanded their duties

With cascading issues and asymmetric threats, new risks are challenging traditional mindsets of physical security professionals. Read More

Ukrainian-based MacPaw integrates security and building management capabilities with Ajax to create ‘smart office’ environment

Ukrainian product company, MacPaw, upgrades its office space with the use of Ajax's wireless and integration capabilities. Read More

IFSEC Global podcast – Episode four: Converged security and the evolving role and risks of IoT

In episode four of the Security in Focus podcast, we explore the role of converged security and IoT for physical security professionals. Read More

IFSEC Interviews: James Willison & Sarb Sembhi – “A converged security centre is key to enabling a single view of security”

Watch as IFSEC Global interviews consultants James Willison and Sarb Sembhi about the Converged Security Centre at IFSEC International 2022. Read More

The power of convergence in securing the healthcare sector

We report from a session at the Converged Security Centre at IFSEC 2022, demonstrating how convergence can secure healthcare environments. Read More

How can security partnerships help to mitigate the increasing cyber threat?

Why forging trusted partnerships is integral to the future of physical security in a world of networks, systems and the cloud. Read More

The history and development of converged security

Alison Wakefield, Louisa Schneller and Cody Porter detail how the significance of converged security has developed over the years. Read More

“There’s a hole in the bucket, dear Liza” – IFSEC’s converged security centre to help plug the gaps in physical and cyber security

How a converged security approach can help identify vulnerabilities in an organisation’s physical and digital security infrastructure. Read More

Growing threat to manufacturing and industrial systems as vulnerabilities rise

The makers of operational technology and connected devices saw reported vulnerabilities grow by half, but other trends may be more disturbing. Read More

Exploring the intersection of physical and cyber security

Jane Waterfall explains how systems from video surveillance to smoke alarms can connect to analyse data and improve effectiveness of service. Read More



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