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Digital Transformation
Physical security systems guide the hybrid workplace to new heights
Organisations are reviewing how data gathered from their physical security systems can optimise, protect and enhance their business operations in unique ways.
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Physical Security
Physical security industry leaders embrace new tech - study
The report looks at how the role of physical security continued to evolve in 2021 as organisations adapted to changing conditions.
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Integration
Ava Security and Nedap partner up, lead way for security integration
Integrations between security providers are important because of an increasing demand for real-time insights, cybersecurity protection, situational awareness and the ability to perform accurate and fast investigations.
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Physical Security
Webinar on demand: Managing physical & digital security threats post-COVID
Everbridge chats to seven security leaders to discuss security during- and post-COVID.
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Physical Security
Hands-on review: Nuki Smart Lock 2.0 - turn your smartphone into a key
Nuki is a great solution for anyone that is interested in smart home automation or for anyone who simply lose/misplaces their keys.
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Business Continuity
Q&A: Genetec redefines physical security in 2020's changing environment
Genetec helps businesses protect the everyday via its IP-based security solutions which go beyond physical and cybersecurity to provide actionable insights that allow people to improve their operations.
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Physical Security
Why unified tools are a better choice for physical security
Unification provides an overarching and comprehensive software solution that can manage many different components in a security environment. It does this through a centralised open architecture that provides access to all data – not just some of it.
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Physical Security
Dicker Data deepens Honeywell distie agreement across AU
The two companies are bringing a broader distribution of the Honeywell security and surveillance to the country.
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Physical Security
Swann releases two new smart security cameras
The solutions include tracking, night vision, and other features, supported by a connected application.
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Physical Security
Panasonic launches new, smarter security camera range
The range uses new technology to optimise video storage and clarify images of moving objects.
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Physical Security
NEXTDC deploys Genetec physical security systems
Data center provider NEXTDC has signed a contract with physical security firm Genetec to expand its access control and security systems in order to deliver an enhanced customer experience.
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Physical Security
HID Global: Key considerations for secure card issuance
Many organisations are looking to secure card issuance technology for the safest, most secure access and ID credentials, but selecting a provider can be overwhelming.
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Physical Security
Credentials install base set to hit 11 billion by 2023
The number of smart card shipments is forecast to increase from 618.8 million in 2018 to 732.7 million in 2023, according to ABI Research.
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Physical Security
Cloud-based ID card issuance will reinvent government processes
HID Global meets the most demanding requirements for security, quality, and effective program execution in today’s most complex ID programs.
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Physical Security
Why it’s time to move ID card issuance to the cloud
Many smartcards are still issued from standalone printers tied to a dedicated PC workstation, which creates challenges and unnecessarily bottlenecks the process.
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Surveillance
D-Link’s latest 5-megapixel surveillance cameras
The two cameras have been designed with robustness and durability in mind and are able to withstand a range of adverse conditions.
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Physical Security
D-Link A/NZ launches new home wireless surveillance kit
The Omna Wire-Free Full HD cameras and accompanying Wi-Fi Hub offer a number of new features, including Alexa/Assistant support.
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Physical Security
How to successfully phase out legacy physical security systems
Legacy physical security systems often create a cumbersome and difficult environment for those that need to make use of them.
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Physical Security
Mega-merger aligns physical & digital security across A/NZ
Optic Security Group is the name of one of A/NZ’s latest mega-mergers in the physical and digital security space, bringing combined revenues in excess of A$100 million to the table.
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Physical Security
EU to roll out digital lie detectors at border security checkpoints
Travellers through Hungary, Greece and Latvia may soon encounter a lie detector when they try to cross the border.
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Identity and Access Management
Yubico to provide hardware security key with Okta’s MFA
YubiKeys, hardware-based protection in the form of physical devices, provide an option for a second factor in Okta MFA.
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Cybersecurity
Survey: Rising role of IT in physical security provides opportunities
In addition to taking care of cybersecurity, IT departments are having to adapt to spearhead issues set forth by the physical security dept.
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Artificial Intelligence
Exclusive: AI leading the way in the evolution of video security
This is being driven, in part, by a recent evolution in processing power, allowing analytics to keep pace with the influx of data.
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Physical Security
Interview: HID Global on trusted identities in the age of smart buildings
We caught up with HID Global’s Harm Radstaak, who was in Melbourne for the ASIAL Security Exhibition & Conference last week.