Industry reports


“A clear consensus that IoT will play a key role in the future of fire”

The FIA has launched a Special interest Group on the Internet of Things and its use in fire safety, after publishing a report on the subject. Read More

Recommendations to reduce fire fatalities in the home identified in BRE paper

Having recently published the final phase of a research study into fire fatalities in Scotland, Raman Chagger, Principal Consultant at BRE Global, provides an overview of the findings. Read More

Move towards CCTV in the cloud leads to growing expectations of security systems installers

According to new findings from NW Security, there is growing demand on security installers and integrators due to cloud migration. Read More

Demand for cloud migration hindered by concerns over security

Research has revealed migration to cloud processes is being held back due to a lack of resources and concerns over key features such as security. Read More

Security revenue in India expected to reach US$4bn by 2024

Security offerings’ revenue in India is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 3% during 2019-2024 to reach US$4bn in 2024, says GlobalData Read More

Outdated perceptions of security industry remain, shows Security Research Initiative report

The latest published report from the Security Research Initiative has found that many outdated perceptions remain of the security industry, with the majority unaware of the opportunities available. Read More

Petition launched as research finds risk of fire at schools double that of other buildings

According to new research from insurer, Zurich Municipal, schools in England are “nearly twice as likely” to suffer from a fire as other types of commercial buildings. Read More

Security threats escalated due to COVID pandemic

According to a new report from Sibylline, organisations should look to be prepared for a wide range of issues that have been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More

Smart buildings survey report

Smart building end-users want to effectively manage cost with flexible and functional solutions, an Omdia survey reveals. Access a free snapshot of the report, here! Read More

“Outlook is promising for post-pandemic security market growth”, finds report

Recent analysis finds that the outlook is promising for the security industry, despite the economic impact COVID-19 has presented. Read More

Coronavirus ‘second wave’ feared as leading threat to business continuity

70% of companies’ primary business continuity concern is further disruption from a second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a recent survey. Read More

Euralarm releases its annual report

Coinciding with its 50th anniversary, Euralarm has released its Annual Report 2019-20, covering the structure of the organisation and summarising its activities over the previous year. Read More

‘Remote workers don’t care about data security’ indicates report

According to a report commissioned by Apricorn, more than half of IT decision makers still believe that remote workers will expose their organisation to the risk of a data breach. Read More

Reducing fire fatalities in the home

Raman Chagger, from the BRE, discusses the background and findings of a recent study: Causes of fire fatalities and serious fire injuries in Scotland – review and recommendations to reduce them. Read More

IT managers call for greater collaboration with physical security

“Greater collaboration is needed between the physical security and IT communities,” says Morphean, after its recent survey of 1,000 IT decision makers. Read More

Which sectors are most vulnerable to cyber attacks?

A new report from OGL Computer reveals how technology decision makers at UK SMEs are prioritising cyber security to ensure business continuity and growth. Read More



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