Hi-Tech Security Solutions Magazine


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We need human ingenuity and AI-powered security
‘Inside the Mind of a Hacker’ report highlights rapid globalisation, acceleration in gender diversity, and growing neurodiversity among hackers.

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Hochiki shines a light on luxury
Luxury hotel chooses fire safety equipment from Hochiki as part of extension and restructuring works.

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Touchless access and mask screening
Managing protections for workers, customers, and visitors with the lingering effects of COVID-19 poses challenges in the business world.

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Post-lockdown employee management
News

Kenai has adapted its visitor management solution to cater to the COVID-19 regulations governing employees going back to work.
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Customised personal security app for your workforce
Technews Publishing, Editor's Choice

Zecure takes the idea of app-based security to the business world, providing employees with a suite of applications on hand to cater to their personal security needs.
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Dahua releases DMSS
Dahua Technology South Africa, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

Dahua Technology has released DMSS, its newly designed mobile client that can connect to Dahua products via the Internet or Ethernet, through P2P or IP.
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HID introduces WorkforceID cloud platform
HID Global, Access Control & Identity Management

HID digitally transforms physical and cyber identity management, bringing new levels of convenience to administrators and users, reducing the need for in-person interactions.
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Managing outputs, attendance and time
Asset Management, EAS, RFID

What started out as a great idea to bring structure, order, measurement and accountability to fieldwork, has virtually overnight turned into an indispensable tool.
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Econz Wireless Timecard assists with employee screening
Access Control & Identity Management

Essential workers across a wide range of sectors are using Econz’ Timecard application to check employees’ current wellness status before starting work.
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The OSPAs partner with Securex South Africa
Technews Publishing, News

The Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) have partnered with Securex South Africa and will be launching the 2021 awards during a security thought leadership webinar on 16 July 2020 at 14:30.
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Milestone forges ahead globally and in Africa
Milestone Systems, Technews Publishing, Editor's Choice

Hi-Tech Security Solutions was given the opportunity to speak to Milestone’s Kenneth H. Petersen and Anders Johansson about the company’s annual performance and its regional plans.
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WizzPass COVID-19 screening solution
Access Control & Identity Management

WizzPass provides COVID-19 screening solution for both staff and visitors in one system.
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Global Comms donates R1,6 million of technology
Global Communications (Member of Hudaco Group), News

SPARK Schools security enhanced with large surveillance technology donation from Global Communications.
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Resilience is critical for post-COVID business success
ContinuitySA, Security Services & Risk Management

Of the many lessons we have to learn from the current emergency, perhaps the most crucial one is to ensure that business strategy and operations are founded on resilience.
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Foot operated door opener
Access Control & Identity Management

Pro-Tech and Falcon Security have launched the new Foot Operated Door Opener (FODO), aimed at assisting in the creation of touchless ‘hands-free’ access control solutions.
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BeSecure ready to expand across SA
News

BeSecure manages estate and village lifestyle from access and visitor management, through to care services.
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Cybersecurity comment: Securing the real endpoint
Cyber Security

The corporate perimeter is fast becoming irrelevant, as the so-called security boundary extends to wherever an Internet connection exists.
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Hikvision launches Optimus middleware
Hikvision South Africa, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

Hikvision Optimus, a system-level middleware product, makes it easier to integrate third party solutions into HikCentral.
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Cybersecurity comment: Cyber threats remain relentless
CA Southern Africa, Cyber Security

Over 80% of email-based threats in Q1 2020 leverage COVID-19 in some form to feign legitimacy to the end user.
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New touchless upgrades
Access Control & Identity Management

Invixium upgrades touchless biometrics technology and introduces fever detection enhancement kit.
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Smarter monitoring with AI
Deep Data, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

Deep Data’s DeepAlert is changing the security monitoring market (remote and on-site) with deep learning and cloud services.
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Don’t squeeze your cyber assets
Cyber Security

Inadequate investment in cybersecurity is directly related to the spate of cyberattacks we’re seeing in South Africa now.
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Industrial fire safety
Technoswitch, Industrial (Industry)

Industrial settings are high-risk environments in general, but the risk of fire in these locations is always a top concern.
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Factory honeypot traps malicious attackers
Industrial (Industry)

Results from six-month investigation conducted by Trend Micro Research can help inform protection strategy for industrial environments.
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Face, mask, palm and temperature detection
ZKTeco, Access Control & Identity Management

The ProFace X series is a fully upgraded version of the ProFace product line running the ZKTeco-customised CPU for the intellectualised engineering facial recognition algorithm.
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Infection control access solutions
Gunnebo Africa, Access Control & Identity Management

With many organisations planning to resume operations, the implementation of social distancing and infection control in these environments is a challenge.
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Visitor management for businesses and office parks
Access Control & Identity Management

Managing visitors is an essential security task for organisations of all sizes, but especially large businesses that need to keep tabs on who enters and exits their premises and their reason for being ...
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Paxton releases latest door entry monitor
Paxton Access, Access Control & Identity Management

Paxton has added to its video entry product line by launching its next generation standard monitor – the Entry Standard monitor.
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Touch-free face recognition terminals
Hikvision South Africa, Access Control & Identity Management

Hikvision announces touch-free MinMoe face recognition terminals for easier access control and time and attendance.
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Smart is the new black
CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

The idea of ‘smart’ is becoming a reality in almost every aspect of our business and personal lives, from home security and lifestyle, through to smart buildings and smart working processes.
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Leaders in risk & security: Assessing threat, risk and vulnerability
Sentinel Risk Management, Technews Publishing, Editor's Choice

After serving a 27-year ‘life sentence’ in the military, Andy Lawler has spent over ten years in the private security industry as a risk specialist.
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Round table: Secure identification and authentication
Technews Publishing, Dahua Technology South Africa, Suprema, neaMetrics, ViRDI Distribution SA, ZKTeco, Editor's Choice

Hi-Tech Security Solutions hosted a round-table specifically to look at what is happening in the world of secure identity verification and authentication.
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ZKTeco offers touchless access for people and vehicles
ZKTeco, Asset Management, EAS, RFID

ZKTeco sports a range of touchless entrance control solutions from licence plate recognition cameras through to facial recognition and multi-modal access solutions.
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Secure biometric access for SAP
IT infrastructure

An expanded partnership offering endpoint biometric security for SAP takes on new importance amid COVID-19.
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New FireClass addressable fire alarm panels
Johnson Controls Global Products, Fire & Safety

Johnson Controls has introduced two new FireClass addressable fire alarm panels, the FC702 and FC708, to its range of fire detection solutions.
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Entrance control from Axis
Axis Communications SA, Access Control & Identity Management

Access control solutions from Axis offer flexibility, agility and open platforms that are fit for both today’s needs and tomorrow’s.
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Expanded entrance control
Gunnebo Africa, Access Control & Identity Management

Gunnebo entrance control solutions are now available with body temperature control and building capacity management functionality.
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Weatherproof Bluetooth padlock
ASSA ABLOY South Africa, Access Control & Identity Management

The new ABLOY BEAT locking solution includes a novel digital key, a mobile app and an IP68-rated, weatherproof Bluetooth padlock.
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