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Motorola Acquires Watchguard

Motorola Solutions has acquired Watchguard, a U.S. leader in mobile video solutions. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Watchguard designs and manufactures in-car video systems, body-worn cameras, evidence management systems and software. Its solutions enable law enforcement users to
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Xprotect Corporate First to Gain GDPR Certification

According to Milestone Systems, Xprotect Corporate 2019 R2 is the first major video management software product to obtain the highly sought-after Europrise (European Privacy Seal) GDPR-ready certification. With the GDPR-ready certification from the independent and recognised institute Europrise, end-users can be confident that they have the right foundation to build a GDPR
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Dahua Solution Protects Island Harbour

A video surveillance system with around 40 IP and thermal cameras from Dahua Technology has been installed at Yarmouth Harbour on the Isle of Wight. The harbour consists of a large marina, docks for the Wightlink Ferry terminal, and pontoons and boat moorings upstream. The previous system was becoming outdated, with poor picture quality and […]
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FLIR Systems Names Sonia Galindo Senior Vice President

FLIR Systems announced Sonia Galindo as Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary, and Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer. Ms. Galindo will assume a key role on the executive team reporting to President and CEO Jim Cannon, providing leadership and management of all legal and compliance matters in support of the company’s business objectives. Ms. Galindo […]
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Raising Resolution… in a Future-proof Solution

Large industrial units often have a large area containing quite disparate security needs. Hikvision has a wide range of technologies to cater for every need, as was recently seen by a rubber producer in Poland. Kabat Tyre, in Budzyń, produces of rubber products for industry and agriculture, including rubber mats, machine tires, and inner tubes. […]
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Unlocking the potential of mobile phones

According to official EU data, by 2016 94% of European large businesses were issuing their workers with some sort of connected mobile device. We seem to use our smartphones for everything. Yet, according to Assa Abloy, mobile phones are actually under-utilised when it comes to building security and access management. Evolving technologies now enable us […]
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Survey shows biometrics is accepted as a mainstream technology

A recent global survey has shown that biometric technology is already considered to be mainstream, that fingerprint technology is the most popular form, and respondents from the U.A.E and Brazil are the most enthusiastic to the idea of using biometric technologies. Idemia, a world leader in augmented identity launched an independent international survey of 2,800 […]