Smart Security

Access control installed at famous film location

Access control by Paxton10 was installed at Royal Connaught Park, a former Edwardian school converted into a gated residential development of luxury apartments. Read More

Protex AI raises $18M to protect workers using AI

Irish safety start-up, Protex AI, has raised a total of $18m of investment to help launch its AI powered product in Europe and the US. Read More

Paxton begins fundraising for mental health charity Mind

Sussex-based Paxton has partnered with the charity Mind in Brighton & Hove, to raise funds for those suffering from mental health issues. Read More

Britain’s first ‘smart’ prison launched to cut crime and protect public

A £253million prison, designed to incorporate smart technology, has opened in Northamptonshire to drive down crime and protect the public. Read More

“X-ray screening & biometric systems cater to nearly 50% of global security screening demand”, according to study

According to a new report by Future Market Insights, 50% of the total demand for security screening is being accounted by the developed regional markets. Read More

The Protect Duty and what it means for the security of publicly accessible spaces

Industry Liaison, Architecture & Engineering at Axis Communications, Steven Kenny, looks at the proposed UK Protect Duty. Read More

CAME UK launches ‘Always Connected’ – offering free connectivity through cloud technology

CAME UK is offering users free connectivity through CAME Connect cloud technology - now free with all connectable automation kits. Read More

Doctor could receive a £100k payout after claiming neighbour’s Ring doorbell was too ‘intrusive’

Man could be forced to pay neighbour £100,000 after a judge ruled his Amazon-owned Ring smart doorbell broke data laws and breached privacy. Read More

Outsmarting ATM and cash-in-transit attacks with smart security systems

As long as ATMs remain a staple of the high street, they will be the inevitable target of attacks. Smart technology, however, is now leaving criminals with nowhere to hide. Read More

3 ways that audio solutions can contribute to a smarter, safer and more secure city

Andrea Sorri at Axis Communications offers his opinion on how integrated IP audio solutions can improve the security of smart cities. Read More

“Smart buildings with smart people” is the future of security

IFSEC Global discusses winning the Security Guarding of the Year Award, company ethos and future trends in guarding with Darren Read, Managing Director of Amulet. Read More

Panasonic Launches Home Monitoring System With Wi-Fi Technology

With the Panasonic Home Monitoring System the user can remotely activate appliances, lights and devices in his home and monitor their child or pet. Read More

Smart home security set to leapfrog traditional systems

IHS anticipates a slowdown for security hardware in traditional high-end systems due to increased competition. One of the biggest drivers for these high-end systems is video and remote monitoring via a tablet or smartphone. Read More


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