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Rising to the challenge: Perspectives from security leaders on 2020 and beyond

Chris Price talks to five industry leaders from different perspectives in the sector about how they coped with COVID and asks them to look forward to 2021. Read More

Electrotechnical Certification Scheme issues reminder ahead of January changes to FESS occupation requirements

The Electrotechnical Certification Scheme has issued a reminder regarding the new requirements for FESS occupations. Read More

The evolution and benefits of wireless fire safety solutions

Hyfire's Bob Bruce explains why he believes wireless technology is the key to overcoming many of the challenges faced in the fire safety sector today. Read More

The Video Surveillance Report 2020

Download the free and exclusive 2020 Video Surveillance Report from IFSEC Global to find out the latest trends in the sector, covering everything from video analytics through to the impact of COVID-19! Read More

Four things we learned from IFSEC & FIREX Training Week

IFSEC and FIREX take you through four key findings from our recent Training Week, held in collaboration with Skills for Security. Read More

Rethinking best practice? The impact of COVID-19 on installers, engineers and contractors

Hunter Seymour explores how COVID-19 has affected the installer and contracting sector. And what are installers' thoughts on social distancing guidelines while 'on the job'? Read More

What are installers doing in response to the coronavirus?

We ask the UK's security and fire installers what they're doing to protect themselves, their families and their businesses during the coronavirus pandemic. Read More

Amthal Fire & Security: Celebrating 20 years

IFSEC Global took a trip to the historic town of St Albans to find out more about Amthal Fire & Security, an installation company that is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Read More

Q&A with Security Installer of the Year award winner, Total Security Protection

IFSEC Global speaks to Total Security Protection (TSP) about its recent projects and the potential trends going forwards in the industry. Read More

Industry gains insight into latest Hikvision technology

Installers and integrators were able to gain insight into some of the latest technology developments from Hikvision in the company’s October Insight events. Read More

How to Install a CCTV Camera: Optimising Your Settings [Video]

CCTV consultant Simon Lambert shares his tips on how to get the best picture possible from your network cameras. Read More

How Can Small Security Firms Compete with Big Business?

Smaller firms might have smaller resources but they can bridge the gap in a number of ways and can outdo large firms in terms of being agile and customer service. Read More

The AXIS T8415 Wireless Installation Tool: Easy and Intuitive to Use

The AXIS T8415 Wireless Installation Tool includes a free Android and iOS-compatible app that delivers a live video feed to smartphones via Wi-Fi. Find out how to be more productive during installations as well as how to register for the Axis tools seminar at IFSEC. Read More

Recruiting Security Engineers: the Role of Specialist Agencies in a Candidate-Driven Marketplace

Unlike so many other trades in the modern economy, security engineers have the bargaining power over prospective employees with their skills so scarce. Read More

Engineers of Tomorrow: Profile of 2015 Joint-Winners Tel Cam Security Systems

With IFSEC International’s head-to-head installer competition just a few weeks away, we spoke to one of last year’s winners about taking part in the event and his career in security. Read More

Nest Labs’ Abandonment of Revolv Smart Hub “Highlights Need for Open Standards”

Owners of the $300 Revolv Smart Hub have been left “with a useless device”, says Cesare Garlati, Chief Security Strategist at the prpl Foundation, who says Nest’s announcement also damages the credibility of cloud-based IoT services. Read More



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The Video Surveillance Report 2020

Vulnerable workers: A Barbour guide

EBOOK: A Brief History of Access Control Credentials

Whitepaper: Normal service resumed? How video technology supports our new reality

Barbour: Security and COVID-19 director’s briefing

The State of Physical Access Control in EMEA Businesses – 2020 Report

Fire Protection Strategy: A Barbour Director’s Briefing

A Barbour guide to business continuity