NEC Biometrics Contribute To Security At The 18th Asian Games

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NEC Corporation announced that it provided information and communications technology (ICT) systems for the 18th Asian Games, including a facial recognition system and a behavior detection system, as a supporting sponsor in the category of ICT security. The Asian Games are an international multi-sport event for athletes from across Asia that are held once every four years. This year’s event was held in Jakarta and Palembang in the Republic of Indonesia from August 18 to September 2.

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Spectral Coating To Enable Seamless Cloaking Of Security Sensors And Solar Panels

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The Face® Companies of Norfolk, Virginia announced the development of a revolutionary coating technology that will enable light-sensitive devices such as solar panels and photosensors to be disguised or seamlessly concealed, significantly increasing the aesthetic and economic appeal of these devices for a wide range of applications. The patented coating, called Spectral®, is another innovation from The Face Companies’ Evergreen®Technologies.

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Dahua Technology Opens Regional Supply Centre In Europe


Dahua Technology celebrated the opening of its European Supply Centre in Zalaegerszeg, Hungary with an official opening ceremony on September 18th. The official opening ceremony was kicked off by Dr. Petra Ponevács-Pana, Deputy State Secretary for Foreign Economic Relations at Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Hungary, with the participation of prominent government representatives, including Mr. Zhou Xinjian, Counselor, Economic and Commercial Affairs, Chinese Embassy in Hungary, and Mr. Zoltán Balaicz, Mayor of Zalaegerszeg.

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Suprema To showcase GDPR-ready Enterprise Access At Security Essen 2018


Suprema announced that the company will showcase GDPR-ready enterprise access control solutions at Security Essen 2018 including its latest range of biometric readers, multi-band RF card readers, mobile credentials and access control software platform. At the show, Suprema will introduces BioLite N2, the world’s best performing outdoor fingerprint terminal. BioLite N2 is designed for both the enterprise access control systems and time attendance applications with well blends Suprema’s industry-leading technologies and innovative features.

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Blockpass Announces Investment In Key Partner Fully-Verified


Digital identity verification provider, Blockpass, confirmed that they have signed a deal to invest in and partner with video verification solutions provider Fully-Verified. The move underlines Blockpass’ commitment to becoming the premier Know-Your-Customer (KYC) and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) verification solutions provider. The deal also allows Blockpass exclusive access to the solutions provided by Fully-Verified. Blockpass offers shared regulatory compliance services for humans, companies, objects and devices.

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Novume Intends To Acquire Open ALPR Technology

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Novume Solutions announced that effective September 17, 2018, it entered into a binding letter of intent with OpenALPR Technology, Inc. (OpenALPR). The letter of intent sets forth the parties’ intent for Novume to acquire the assets of OpenALPR. OpenALPR is a privately-held Boston, Massachusetts-based company that is internationally recognized as a leading provider of automated license plate reader (LPR) technology used by both law enforcement and commercial clients.

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New Digital Library From ASSA ABLOY Offers Dynamic Search And Enhanced Functionality


ASSA ABLOY announced the launch of a comprehensive digital library, designed to offer fast, easy access to valuable product information. More than 300 catalogs, brochures, price books and other literature are featured in the new digital library, which comprises a highly visual and intuitive user experience. Thumbnail images help to clearly and quickly identify literature pieces and users are able to further refine results through dynamic search options such as keyword search and product type filters.

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UTC Climate, Controls & Security Agrees To Acquire S2 Security


UTC Climate, Controls Security has agreed to acquire S2 Security, a leading developer of unified security and video management solutions. UTC Climate, Controls Security is a leading provider of fire safety, security, building automation, heating, ventilating, air conditioning (HVAC) and refrigeration systems, and is a unit of United Technologies Corp.

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Aram Hasson Joins Lanier Representation Group


LRG is pleased to announce a fourth LRG Regional Sales Manager for the State of Texas. Aram Hasson joins us to cover the Central and South Texas markets of Austin, San Antonio and the Rio Grande Valley. Aram’s industry experience includes inside sales for Northern Video, TriEd distribution, Business Development Manager for Sony and most recently Regional Sales Manager for the Ascend Group. Aram brings over 10 years of security and safety experience to LRG.

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Drones Help Search And Rescue Teams Find Victims Faster, New Study Shows


Search and rescue teams found simulated victims faster when they used drones for help, a new study released today finds. The study concludes that drones offer enormous potential to help search and rescue (SAR) efforts, and rescue squads need to develop new standards, tactics and protocols to take full advantage of drones’ aerial perspective. These key findings were part of the Drone Efficacy Study, a report issued today by DJI, the European Emergency Number Association (EENA) and Black Channel.

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