Internet of Things


Are smart-home devices and applications cyber-safe?

It's possible to protect your smart home against hackers, even when proliferating IoT devices often have glaring security flaws, writes Ellen Harris. Read More

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 […] Read More

For connected home and residential service providers, smart locks open doors to new opportunities

With trusted global brands such as Yale, Mul-T-Lock, TESA, FAB, Vachette and KESO, ASSA ABLOY has the largest and most advanced range of residential smart locks on the market. Read More

How is smart technology making businesses more safe and secure?

From remote locking and monitoring to the deployment of drones as airborne CCTV, Guy Brewer of Door Controls Direct examines what 'smart' security means. Read More

Best of both worlds: Why an IoT that is both open and secure should be a right, not a privilege

Brian McGuigan, sales director (Europe) of smart city solutions at Silver Spring Networks, talks about delivering security at a city-wide scale, the merits of an open, adaptable and future-fit network and your right to best-in-class IoT. Read More

How home security is transitioning from a traditional ‘passive’ model to an interactive paradigm

The professional security market is a mature and stable industry with a proven business model that has successfully worked for […] Read More

Access control in the connected workplace 2017

IFSEC Global has surveyed hundreds of security professionals, facility managers and building owners/managers across 54 countries to ascertain just how integrated with one another smart building technologies are in a range of building types, from offices to industrial premises. Read More

HID Global expands IoT services for asset management and equipment monitoring

HID Global has added item management to its location services and has launched new condition monitoring services that analyse equipment performance. Read More

Kitemark standard would be a progressive step towards strengthening IoT security

Rob Norris, VP head of enterprise & cyber security EMEIA at Fujitsu, reflects on the findings of Symantec's Internet Security Threat Report 2017. Read More

“The ‘security of security’ is our top priority in the IoT era”

Cybersecurity is a pressing priority for Genetec, just announced as sponsor of the Borders & Infrastructure Expo at IFSEC 2017. We spoke to their sales engineering manager, EMEA and APAC, Simon Cook, about their efforts to stiffen cyber resilience not just in their own systems, but connected third-party devices too. Read More



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