Dynamic environments require dynamic solutions
September 2017, Residential Estate (Industry), Security Services & Risk Management
According to Derek Lategan, MD of Enforce Security, a residential estate security risk treatment plan should be intelligence driven. Thereafter, one can apply a converged blend of human resources, supported and enhanced by technology. Enforce Security, specialists in risk assessment and mitigation, have developed numerous risk solutions based on rigorous ISO 9001 systems and procedures, all operating within a centralised command and control environment.
Enforce has a number of success stories within the residential estate market that include the deployment of thermal imaging CCTV cameras with analytics. Glenn Allen, Enforce’s technology director, points out that this technology has gained traction as it is able to alert security operators when criminals attempt to penetrate perimeter fences late at night. These cameras are especially useful in areas with very low lighting or where there is a prevalence of mist.
Enforce Security has realised the importance of forming professional partnerships with consultants such as Rob Anderson and Associates. “Over the past 25 years we have leveraged these relationships to design dynamic security solutions that are customised to suit individual requirements.
“Recognising the need for specialised consultative services, Enforce now also offers professional assessment services which include the development of personalised risk management programmes for clients. Flexibility and adaptability remain important factors, especially in an ever-changing environment and economy,” says Lategan.
The company’s estate offering encompasses not only specific security personnel and training but also includes the full spectrum of on- and offsite CCTV surveillance, access control and admission solutions, TV distribution, fire detection, and private investigations.
Enforce Security recently added bundled property services (Excellerate Services) to its business model, which incorporates manned security, security technologies, parking management, property care (cleaning, hygiene, gardening and indoor plants), pest control as well as a variety of ancillary services.
The company’s presence at the Residential Estate Security event allowed it to reiterate its increasing growth in the residential estate sector, highlighted by a number of successful deployments at, for example, Zimbali Coastal Estate.
- Significant differences in perceptions on state of digital trust
November 2018, CA Southern Africa, Access Control & Identity Management, Security Services & Risk Management
Nearly half of businesses admit to selling customer data, despite claiming data protection as paramount; consumer behaviour shows strong correlation between loss of business and lack of digital trust.
- Reliability a fundamental in visitor management
November 2018, Powell Tronics, Access Control & Identity Management, Integrated Solutions, Security Services & Risk Management
With the rapid evolution of biometric technology, there are many options available in the marketplace that promise varying levels of performance.
- Optimal selection of CCTV operators
November 2018, Leaderware, This Week's Editor's Pick, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Security Services & Risk Management
Technology is often seen as the primary factor in the success of CCTV surveillance control rooms, yet Dr Craig Donald has seen new control rooms with the most up-to-date technology fail.
- The latest X-ray scanning solutions
November 2018, Technews Publishing, Asset Management, EAS, RFID, Security Services & Risk Management
Hi-Tech Security Solutions asked three suppliers of X-ray scanning equipment for some insights into the latest products and their safety.
- Managing business continuity and disaster recovery
November 2018, Technews Publishing, IT infrastructure, Security Services & Risk Management
Organisations are increasingly reliant on their IT systems and data, but they are faced with risks in the form of anything from accidental data loss, to deliberate acts of sabotage.
- Velocity Audit
November 2018, Excellerate Services , Security Services & Risk Management
Excellerate Services has adopted an outcome-based service model which is underpinned by a Customer Experience (CXM) and SLA Management platform called Velocity Audit.
- Smart cities spend less
November 2018, Axis Communications SA, Government and Parastatal (Industry), CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Security Services & Risk Management
A proactive management model allows cities to work smarter and save money while offering better services and results to their citizens.
- What about the service level agreement?
November 2018, Vision Catcher, This Week's Editor's Pick, Security Services & Risk Management
Niall Beazley discusses the importance of a reliable service level agreement (SLA) if you want to rest assured in the long-term efficacy of your security installation.
- The need for resilience in national infrastructure
November 2018, Government and Parastatal (Industry), Cyber Security, Security Services & Risk Management
The industries and infrastructure on which so much of our daily lives depend are deep in the midst of mass digitisation.
- Smart city spending to soar
November 2018, Integrated Solutions, Security Services & Risk Management
IDC forecasts annual technology spending by Middle East and Africa smart cities to total $2.7 billion by 2022, with Dubai and Riyadh leading the way.
- Powering the Internet of Everything
November 2018, Pinnacle Instruments SA, Integrated Solutions, Security Services & Risk Management
Cities around the world have set their digital transformation sights on uplifting healthcare, education and delivering quality utility and transport services while also prioritising public safety.
- Fidelity ADT does IoT
November 2018, Fidelity ADT Security, News, Security Services & Risk Management
Fidelity ADT chooses SqwidNet to offer Sigfox-enabled smart solutions to improve customer experience, efficiencies and explore new markets and services.