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22
Sep
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ISCS Bringing ICT Protege, NX Witness to Security and Government Expo

ISCS bringing ICT to SAGE
ISCS bringing ICT to SAGE

ISCS will highlight its range of state-of-the-art security solutions at this year’s SAGE Expo.

ISCS’s main showcases at SAGE (pre-register here!) will include the ICT Protege range of products and the Network Optix NX Witness VMS platform. Both products were extremely popular at the recent Security trade show in Sydney and we expect the same interest at SAGE.

The unique and innovative NX Witness VMS has proved to be a breath of fresh air in the competitive CCTV management environment.

The Protege System is an enterprise-level integrated access control, intrusion and building automation system with a modular design that allows operation at single sites right through to multi-national corporations.

Be sure to enquire about the ISCS/HID Mobile Access Reader promotion to receive you free reader and credential package to get your Mobile Access solution moving!

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Fri
22
Sep
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LSC Security Supplies Website Launches New Advanced Search Function

LSC enhances Ecommerce capablility
LSC enhances Ecommerce capablility

LSC Security Supplies has quietly released a new advanced search function to help you find the products you need, faster.

“Our website boasts one of the largest online catalogues of security products in the industry – with over 20,000 product lines available for purchase online, 24-hours a day,” said Scott Mclean, marketing & Ecommerce manager.

“Naturally, with such a large product range to navigate, search optimisation is a key concern for our customers,” said Mclean. “Our new advanced search function allows users to quickly drill down through product categories and subcategories before searching, to help improve and refine the quality of their results.”

Mclean went on to indicate that this is only the tip of the iceberg in terms of functional upgrades for the site, with further enhancements expected to be released over the next 12 to 18 months.

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Fri
22
Sep
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Canterbury-Bankstown Council Seeking Tenders For New Public CCTV Solution

Canterbury Bankstown Council seeking CCTV solution
Canterbury Bankstown Council seeking CCTV solution

CANTERBURY-Bankstown Council is seeking tenders from suitably qualified and experienced tenderers for the supply, installation, testing and commissioning of new CCTV system at Civic Precinct, Fetherstone Street and The Apian Way- Bankstown to comply with relevant standards and specifications.

Works under the contract includes the provision of all necessary labour, plants and materials to undertake the works specified as per the attached drawings and specification Version 1.4 dated 9 September 2017 at Civic Precinct, Fetherstone Street and The Apian Way Bankstown and upgrade of the Security Control Room and Building Manager’s Offices located at level P1-Civic Tower.

This contract will be in 2 separable portions as follows:

* Civic Precinct (Civic Tower at 66-72 Rickard Road and Paul Keatinge Park) - Bankstown.
* Fetherstone Street and the Appian Way Bankstown.

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Fri
22
Sep
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HID Global Buys Controller Manufacturer, Mercury Security Products

Mercury Security Products controller
Mercury Security Products controller

HID Global has purchased controller manufacturer Mercury Security Products from Access Control Related Enterprises (ACRE), the owner a Vanderbilt and ComNet.

Since its inception, Mercury Security has focused on a distinct manufacturing niche: innovative OEM hardware for the increasingly demanding world of facility security and access control. Authentic Mercury controllers, readers and embedded solutions consistently provide partners the most reliable and scalable open platforms. With more than 4 million panels installed around the world, Mercury has grown to become the controller platform supplier of choice for access control.

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Thu
21
Sep
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Hills Partners with Cognizant to Drive Digital Transformation

David Lenz, CEO, Hills Ltd
David Lenz, CEO, Hills Ltd

HILLS Limited has embarked on a digital transformation programme in partnership with Cognizant, a global professional services leader, to revitalise the company’s e-commerce capabilities and improve core business processes, customer engagement, and operational efficiencies. 

Hills said it is focussed on the distribution of technologies that connect, entertain and secure people’s lives. With a strong presence in security, audio-visual, communications and health markets, Hills has positioned itself as a one-stop shop for integrated building technology solutions, targeting industry verticals such as health, education, banking, and government infrastructure.

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Wed
20
Sep
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Saab Australia Bringing OneView SMS to SAGE

SAAB OneView for situational awareness in times of crisis
SAAB OneView for situational awareness in times of crisis

Saab Australia will be showcasing OneView, its award-winning intelligent security and surveillance systems at Security and Government Expo in Canberra on November 9 (pre-register here!). 

OneView is the most accurate security and information response system that’s simple to use and fully customisable. The solution is based on Saab’s battle-proven defence research, design and integration experience and Saab says it is the ultimate security solution for any at-risk volatile environment. 

“This a complete security solution dramatically improves the crisis response process with fast, accurate situational awareness; incident management and response using your own pre-programmed instructions; and integrated communications,” said Brett Bertram, business development manager, Saab Australia.

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Wed
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Sep
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Genetec Announces New Access Control as a Service Offering

Genetec installation in Perth
Genetec installation in Perth

Security Center Synergis to be available in a Software as a Service (SaaS) edition; will deliver greater accessibility, convenience, and easier maintenance via the cloud. 

GENETEC has released Security Center Synergis SaaS edition. This new edition will offer a turnkey access control solution for easier deployment and maintenance. Synergis SaaS edition removes the need to purchase and install costly on-premises servers and streamlines maintenance, allowing the corporate IT staff to focus on other business-critical projects. Synergis SaaS edition is expected to be available in November 2017.
 

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Wed
20
Sep
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Philip George Joins Pelco Australia Team

Philip George has joined the Pelco Australia team.
Philip George has joined the Pelco Australia team.

PHILIP George has joined the Pelco Australia team as sales manager - ACT/VIC/TAS regions where he will be responsible for managing Pelco’s strategic partners and handling new business development.

“Philip has more than 8 years’ experience in the CCTV industry with expertise in business development, market development, technical sales and product strategy,” said Pelco’s general manager sales - AUS/NZ, Craig Cobbin.
 
“Pelco is enjoying double-digit growth throughout 2017 with a solid pipeline ahead. Having Philip join us with his strong business development skills and passion for fanatical customer service, is a welcome addition which will continue to grow Pelco’s business, as well as supporting the Pelco Australia Team and our customers.” ♦

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Fri
15
Sep
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Seminar Topics Announced For Security and Government Expo 2017

SAGE 2017 will be held at the Realm Hotel, Canberra, November 9
SAGE 2017 will be held at the Realm Hotel, Canberra, November 9

SEMINAR topics for 2 of the seminar sessions at Security and Government Expo 2017 in Canberra between 12-6pm on November 9 have been announced, according to ASIS ACT’s Peter Bourke. 

Seminar 3 will feature T4 speaking on ASIO Tech Notes and Alignment with the Australian Government’s Protective Security Policy Framework. Seminar 4 will feature SCEC security consultant David Eddleston speaking on Physical and Technical Security Requirements for Government Departments. The SAGE Seminar will be concluded with a panel discussion on Australia’s Strategy for Protecting Crowded Places from Terrorism, with input from the Australia-New Zealand Counter-Terrorism Committee.

“Later in the afternoon, Captain Ainsley Morthorpe, director of policing and security and service security adviser - Royal Australian Navy, will speak inside the exhibition hall on the topic Developing Physical Security Strategies for the Australian Navy,” Bourke said.

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Fri
15
Sep
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AMC Alarms Unika Touchscreen Keypad From LSC

AMC Alarms Unika touchscreen keypad from LSC
AMC Alarms Unika touchscreen keypad from LSC

WITH more than 30 years’ experience in the intrusion detection device market, AMC Alarms has garnered a strong reputation for their user-friendly, market-leading design.

AMC’s new Unika touchscreen keypad is no exception, distributed in Australia by LSC is no exception. Equipped with an intuitive, user-friendly graphical interface, this 5” touchscreen display allows users to manage all alarm functions from keypad.

The inbuilt SD card reader enables users to personalise their Unika with a screensaver of their favourite photo or image. Once loaded, users can enjoy a crystal-clear image thanks to the high resolution (480 x 272) TFT display.
Other notable features include:

* NFC reader (for smartphone recognition)
* Microphone and speaker
* Temperature sensor
* Vocal memo
* Alarm clock function
* Compatible with all AMC panels.

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