DirectConnect gives remote comms for security solutions
Monday, November 21, 2016
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ICT ProtegeWX wizard-based access control, intrusion, lift control and automation system
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Electronic security needs layers
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DirectConnect gives remote comms for security solutions
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Electronic security needs layers
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Hills releases ZeroWire with cloud support in ANZ
Thursday, 01/12/16
HILLS has launched ZeroWire to strengthen its offering in the ANZ home security market. Hills says that following a successful debut in the US, ZeroWire is expected to transform the ANZ home... + continue reading
DSTO Fishermans Bend, Melbourne
Thursday, 01/12/16
AUSTRALIA’S Defence Science & Technology Group based at Fisherman’s Bend in Victoria is seeking the refurbishment of an existing meeting room to meet security level Zone 4. ... + continue reading
Gallagher T12 Bluetooth Reader
Thursday, 01/12/16
GALLAGHER has released of its latest state-of-the-art mobile security solution: Gallagher Mobile Connect. Harnessing Bluetooth wireless technology and the power of smart phones, Mobile Connect... + continue reading
Opening of new Dahua showrooms in Sydney and Melbourne
Thursday, 01/12/16
DAHUA Technology has opened new showrooms at Docklands in Melbourne and St Leonards in Sydney.  According to Dahua’s Damien White, the showrooms are for the use of Dahua distributors... + continue reading
Edmund Rice College enhances security with Mobotix
Wednesday, 30/11/16
Forcefield Security has installed a Mobotix video surveillance solution at Edmund Rice College near Wollongong. The solution provides high quality image streams with a indiscernible network footprint... + continue reading
Alarm.com growing fast across intrusion, automation and CCTV
Monday, 28/11/16
ALARM.COM revenue grew by more than 25 per cent in 2016 compared with the same period in 2015, driven by both software and hardware sales. Higher operating costs hurt GAAP profitability, but... + continue reading
Sir William Gallagher
Monday, 28/11/16
GALLAGHER, one of New Zealand’s longest-running pioneering business success stories, took away 2 accolades at the New Zealand International Business Awards 2016 last night, named Best Large... + continue reading
Council House 2, City of Melbourne
Wednesday, 23/11/16
The Victorian Government is seeking an integration company to handle multiple aspects of maintenance, repairs, support and replacement to all City of Melbourne properties that incorporate electronic... + continue reading
Bosch VS Family
Wednesday, 23/11/16
CONNECT Security is now distributing Bosch video surveillance products to the NZ market.  The Bosch Video Systems suite of products complements Connect Security’s existing offering of... + continue reading
DirectConnect gives remote comms for security solutions
Monday, 21/11/16
DIRECTCONNECT is a 4G, cellular, fixed IP address SIM card service, that allows you to remotely connect to your CCTV, access control, BMS, help points and other IP devices with a simple click of a... + continue reading
Physical security industry carries potential viral load
Saturday, 19/11/16
LAST month a vast distributed denial of service attack was launched by a group that marshalled 500,000 network-connected devices, including IP cameras and DVRs, using Mirai malware. The first stage... + continue reading
Clearfix

CCTV

VMS functionality at the core of CCTV system capability
Friday, 11/11/16
Nothing is so central to a surveillance solution as the video management system that drives it. Whether you’re an end user, or an installer, there’s plenty to think about when it comes to... + continue reading
Basic IR Cut Filter Mechanism
Friday, 11/11/16
Q: What is the infrared cut filter, what role does it play in a CCTV camera and do I need a day/night camera? I’ve heard of cameras that don’t need a cut filter but handle this task in... + continue reading
Bosch IP 5000 Bullet camera
Monday, 07/11/16
I WASN’T sure what to think of the Bosch IP 5000 when I unpacked it – the sunshade and the overall camera are quite light but when it’s up and running you find that this a... + continue reading
Dave Sutherland at the Australian College of Physical Education
Wednesday, 12/10/16
Force Security has installed a Bosch video surveillance solution to protect the Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE). The system incorporates a range of Bosch’s surveillance cameras... + continue reading

Alarms

DirectConnect gives remote comms for security solutions
Monday, 21/11/16
DIRECTCONNECT is a 4G, cellular, fixed IP address SIM card service, that allows you to remotely connect to your CCTV, access control, BMS, help points and other IP devices with a simple click of a... + continue reading
Effective electronic security needs layers
Monday, 07/11/16
It’s easy to forget that video surveillance is only part of the security manager’s operational matrix – without the support of additional systems and effective procedures, CCTV... + continue reading
Automation must drive operational processes
Wednesday, 21/09/16
Manufacturers are offering more and more integrated security and automation solutions – such systems are becoming more powerful and more pervasive. But what do installers and integrators need... + continue reading
Satellite TV and home automation
Wednesday, 21/09/16
Echostar, a satellite TV and internet provider based in the U.S. with global operations and annual earnings of $US3.1 billion, has turned its attention to the security market and plans to provide... + continue reading

Access Control

ICT ProtegeWX wizard-based access control, intrusion, lift control and automation system
Monday, 14/11/16
ICT ProtegeWX is a wizard-based access control, intrusion, lift control and automation system that supports 10,000 users, 50,000 events, 512 inputs, 512 outputs, 128 doors, 8 elevator cards and 32... + continue reading
Access control is changing
Friday, 11/11/16
According to HID’s Steve Katanas, the top 5 trends in access control include the continuing shift to mobile based credentials, a focus on user experience, wearables, the convergence of physical... + continue reading
Paxton net10 controller
Thursday, 22/09/16
PAXTON'S net10 access and building automation solution from Security Distributors Australia is license free, carries a long warranty, supports multi-format readers and has an integrated wireless... + continue reading
Automation must drive operational processes
Wednesday, 21/09/16
Manufacturers are offering more and more integrated security and automation solutions – such systems are becoming more powerful and more pervasive. But what do installers and integrators need... + continue reading

Product Reviews

ICT ProtegeWX wizard-based access control, intrusion, lift control and automation system
Monday, 14/11/16
ICT ProtegeWX is a wizard-based access control, intrusion, lift control and automation system that supports 10,000 users, 50,000 events, 512 inputs, 512 outputs, 128 doors, 8 elevator cards and 32... + continue reading
Bosch IP 5000 Bullet camera
Monday, 07/11/16
I WASN’T sure what to think of the Bosch IP 5000 when I unpacked it – the sunshade and the overall camera are quite light but when it’s up and running you find that this a... + continue reading
Samsung SNV-8081RP IR Dome Camera
Wednesday, 19/10/16
Samsung’s SNV-8081RP IR dome has been at the SEN office for some months awaiting testing. I liked the Samsung SNO, the bullet version of this camera engine a lot. Would I warm to the fixed dome... + continue reading
Paxton net10 controller
Thursday, 22/09/16
PAXTON'S net10 access and building automation solution from Security Distributors Australia is license free, carries a long warranty, supports multi-format readers and has an integrated wireless... + continue reading

Analysis

Physical security industry carries potential viral load
Saturday, 19/11/16
LAST month a vast distributed denial of service attack was launched by a group that marshalled 500,000 network-connected devices, including IP cameras and DVRs, using Mirai malware. The first stage... + continue reading
Satellite TV and home automation
Wednesday, 21/09/16
Echostar, a satellite TV and internet provider based in the U.S. with global operations and annual earnings of $US3.1 billion, has turned its attention to the security market and plans to provide... + continue reading
The smartest technology is that most fit for purpose...
Friday, 09/09/16
SOMETHING SEN talks about with monotonous regularity is ‘operational requirements’ yet we consistently see products and applications which leave us wondering whether or not these... + continue reading
Bosch B Series alarm panel
Monday, 15/08/16
Security 2016 Exhibition in Melbourne gave us a chance to take a look at the latest product releases, get a sense of trends, as well checking out some of the vapourware teasers that manufacturers and... + continue reading

Case Studies

Edmund Rice College enhances security with Mobotix
Wednesday, 30/11/16
Forcefield Security has installed a Mobotix video surveillance solution at Edmund Rice College near Wollongong. The solution provides high quality image streams with a indiscernible network footprint... + continue reading
Dave Sutherland at the Australian College of Physical Education
Wednesday, 12/10/16
Force Security has installed a Bosch video surveillance solution to protect the Australian College of Physical Education (ACPE). The system incorporates a range of Bosch’s surveillance cameras... + continue reading
Magenta Airport, Noumea
Thursday, 01/09/16
Magenta Airport in Noumea has installed Axis network cameras connected to an intelligent system developed by Aimetis that allows recognition of license plates in real time to monitor vehicles... + continue reading
Lilys Restaurant and Function Centre, Seven Hills
Friday, 26/08/16
Platinum AV has installed a Mobotix IP surveillance system at Lily’s in Sydney’s Seven Hills. The system includes automation, intercoms, external and internal cameras with edge storage, a... + continue reading