Hi-Tech Security Solutions Magazine


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Free-flow smart weapons detection system
Detecting people carrying weapons and preventing them from entering your venue is now possible, without sacrificing the visitor experience.

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Keeping COVID in check
Suprema thermal camera solution helps prevent the spread of COVID-19 in South Korea in a focused healthcare approach from government.

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Scorpion Spike Barriers for St Helena Bay
The Port of St Helena Bay, along the west coast of South Africa, gets a security upgrade in the form of the Scorpion High Security Spike Barrier.

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Five tips to enhance resilience
ContinuitySA, Editor's Choice

Amidst global economic pressures, many organisations do not have the funds, resources and time available to develop and implement comprehensive programmes to enhance resilience.
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Detect dangerous insider activity
J2 Software, Cyber Security, Products

Offering unique ‘Indicators of Intent’ capabilities, Intercept 6.0 empowers cybersecurity teams with contextual awareness of workforce activities without invading personal privacy.
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Security & Safety Things announces Ecosystem Conference 2020
Editor's Choice

Virtual event will offer perspectives on market shifts and how end users can leverage capabilities of AI, machine learning and open platforms with security cameras.
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The future of retail
Retail (Industry)

Retailers need to be able to leverage data in real time to drive any sort of meaningful or actionable decision making.
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Finding customer insights from data
IT infrastructure

Data is often trapped in multiple siloes, in non-standardised formats and frequently inaccessible to those who need it, hampering operational efficiency and regulatory compliance.
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Camera Selection Guide 2020
Camera Selection Guide, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

The Camera Selection Guide 2020 includes a range of IP, analogue, thermal and speciality cameras aimed at a broad range of surveillance functions.
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Storage Selection Guide 2020
Storage Selection Guide, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

The Storage Selection Guide 2020 includes a range of video storage and management options for small, medium and large surveillance operations.
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Directory of suppliers
CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

The Directory of Suppliers and Solution Providers provides a selection of companies involved in various aspects of surveillance projects, from consulting to implementation and ongoing maintenance, as well as equipment suppliers.
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Adapting the supply chain to the new normal
Asset Management, EAS, RFID

The supply chain, particularly in the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry and especially in South Africa’s main or informal market, needs to make use of mobile technologies.
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Martin Van Der Westhuizen joins XtraVision
XtraVision, News

XtraVision has welcomed Martin Van Der Westhuizen to the company as the new sales and business development manager.
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Unified data protection for cloud applications
IT infrastructure

Arcserve Southern Africa has announced the availability of Arcserve’s UDP for the SA market, aimed at the protection of Microsoft 365.
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Milesight smart crowd management
LD Africa, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

Milesight, distributed in South Africa by LD Africa, has released a Smart Crowd Management solution, a series of crowd management solutions to facilitate epidemic prevention.
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7 Arrows becomes a part of Fidelity ADT
Fidelity ADT, News, Security Services & Risk Management

Fidelity ADT and 7 Arrows have concluded an acquisition agreement effective 1 October 2020. 7 Arrows will now form a part of Fidelity ADT.
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Brandkamp joins Fulcrum Biometrics
Fulcrum Biometrics, News, Access Control & Identity Management

Fulcrum Biometrics has announced that Uwe Brandkamp has accepted a position with Fulcrum Biometrics Southern Africa as GM of Channel Partners.       Brandkamp is a well-known stalwart of the ICT distribution ...
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Milestone’s new Technology Partner area
Milestone Systems, News, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

Milestone Systems creates new Technology Partner area focused on co-created innovation, headed by vice president of Technology Partners, Keven Marier.
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Nclose moves to secure Microsoft 365 environment
News, Cyber Security

Nclose has launched dedicated Microsoft 365 managed security services within its Managed Security Services division, to help enterprises with newly-remote workforces close gaps in their security environment.
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The other connectivity option
IT infrastructure

The most efficient and affordable connectivity options for remote areas is unquestionably VSAT technology.
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Profile D for access control peripherals
Editor's Choice

Profile D provides interoperability for devices such as locks, credential/biometric readers, PIN pads, LPR cameras, door phones, sensors and displays.
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Reduce fleet challenges with video telematics
Asset Management, EAS, RFID

Using a video telematics system can take your fleet into a new domain of safety, efficiency, productivity and cost cutting.
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Secure by default
Axis Communications SA, CA Southern Africa, Editor's Choice

A Secure by Default strategy means taking an holistic approach to solving security problems at the root cause, rather than treating the symptoms of a cybersecurity defect.
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16-channel IP decoder
Regal Distributors SA, Products

Install additional IPC viewing stations wherever required and securely view up to 16 ONVIF conformant cameras over your existing network.
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Keypad/RFID reader
Regal Distributors SA, Products

The Securi-Prod LK192-1 is a versatile keypad/RFID reader with selectable RFID card or PIN, or card and PIN operating modes.
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Surveillance in the cloud
Gentech Services, Vox Telecom, Technews Publishing, Editor's Choice

The cloud, despite inherent bandwidth limitations in Africa and mistrust by some, has become an integral part of the surveillance industry.
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Throwing light on low-light technology
Axis Communications SA, Bosch Building Technologies, Dahua Technology South Africa, Hikvision South Africa, Technews Publishing, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

How far have manufacturers advanced in developing low-light technology that can deliver colour images in almost total darkness?
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The arms race of AI in cybersecurity
Axis Communications SA, Cyber Security

Cybersecurity goes further than network video and audio, but these are as likely to be targeted as much as any network-connected device.
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What does your video do for you?
Forbatt SA, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring

TVT is one of a few brands that have developed intelligence for entry level and advanced security cameras and NVRs.
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Smart choice for projects
Hikvision South Africa, Products

How to strike a balance between budget and performance is a concern of many system integrators, especially when managing entry-level security projects.       With new features and field-proven innovations, ...
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The future of the VMS
Technews Publishing, Cathexis Technologies, Arteco Global, XtraVision, Editor's Choice, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Integrated Solutions

Will AI-enhanced video analytic apps that can be downloaded and installed directly onto cameras take business away from the VMS market?
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Vehicle analysis camera
Hikvision South Africa, Products

Hikvision’s second-generation ANPR camera will effectively reduce the error recognition rate caused by zebra crossings, letters on clothes, fences, etc.
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Why frictionless needs to be the new normal in retail
Axis Communications SA, Retail (Industry)

Convenience has been the driving force behind many of the recent advances in retail, and the pandemic has focused customers on convenient shopping but with safety in mind.
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Gunnebo launches social distancing manager
Gunnebo Africa, Retail (Industry)

OccuLinq is a mobile app designed to ensure the seamless implementation of social distancing in the retail environment.
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Allbro launches camera mounting enclosure
Pinnsec, Products

Allbro’s Camera Nest is a camera mounting enclosure that aims to address the unique challenges faced by camera installers.
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Encoding at your fingertips
Salto Systems Africa, Access Control & Identity Management

SALTO contactless smartcard encoders integrate the encoding capabilities of a powerful encoder with a built-in desktop reader function.
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Technology in the supply chain
Logistics (Industry)

Hi-Tech Security Solutions asks how technology is impacting and changing the ways in which supply chains function?
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New Hikvision AcuSense solution
Hikvision South Africa, Products

AcuSense series products are aimed to be the ideal choice for accessible and intelligent security systems.
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