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26th June 2019 Issue no. 463
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Company also retains No 1 position in Americas for the 8th consecutive year, ranks No 2 in EMEA with fastest rate of growth, and continues rapid growth in Asia.
A Canadian man unlocked a safe that had sat unopened in a small museum for decades, cracking the code on his first try with a lucky guess. Stephen Mills was visiting the Vermilion Heritage Museum with his family when he had a go at opening the iron box "for a laugh".
The museum in the province of Alberta had previously tried numerous times to unlock the old safe - to no avail.Full Story
The software, in combination with Master Lock's range of Bluetooth enabled hardware, provides business owners who manage many locks and many users with a convenient way to control access, oversee products and improve accountability.
The Vault Enterprise innovation eliminates the cost, security risk and complexity of physical key management.
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As home security is a priority for many UK households, recent research has revealed the number of homeowners installing smart home tech to deter invaders.
Protecting visitors, staff and assets with the help of a Wisenet video surveillance system:
Controlsoft, a leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of access control solutions, has fully integrated its latest Identity Access platform with the Aperio wireless locking technology from the ASSA ABLOY Door Hardware & Access Control Group.
By updating and upgrading its Identity Access platform to fully integrate with the Aperio AH30 1-to-8 communication hub, Controlsoft's customers can easily add mechanical doors to their existing access control system. Aperio ensures users require minimal additional hardware to upgrade their premises to wireless access control.
Improvements and refinements in physical security create opportunities for innovation that can have a positive impact on business functions. The internet of things (IoT) has provided the opportunity for connected devices to be used for purposes beyond those for which they were originally intended. Connecting these devices rather than running them in isolation makes them much more powerful in terms of their increased scope and the outputs that a combined system can provide.
The 230 delegates who attended the recent Tyco Engage Conference 2019 were among the first to see how Tyco, the security products division of Johnson Controls, is continuing to help system integrators grow their businesses by developing innovative solutions which capitalise on emerging technologies.
'Beyond Security' was the central theme of the conference held at the Melia Villaitana Hotel, Costa Blanca, Spain, which began with delegates being welcomed by Alan Riegler, Senior Sales Director EMEA, Access & Video, for Tyco, the security products division of Johnson Controls.
Jacksons Fencing gains exclusive UK rights for sale of Rosehill Security's Impakt Defender. UK security fencing manufacturer Jacksons Fencing has expanded its hostile vehicle mitigation (HVM) range with Impakt Defender by Rosehill Security, a leading provider of engineered rubber perimeter security products and ballistic solutions.
Jacksons now has exclusive rights within the UK for both direct sales of the innovative barrier, as well as hire markets. Combining a large footprint and unique shape, Impakt Defender is IWA-14 rated, capable of stopping a 7.2 tonne N2A lorry travelling at 30 mph. The barrier is also accredited by Secured by Design.
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