University Security: Are you adequately prepared?

University Security: Are you adequately prepared?

03 August 2018

University can be a rite of passage and, for many young people, it’s the first time they find themselves living away from home. Safe and secure learning and living environments go a long way towards helping new students settle in and find their feet, so campus security should be a top priority for university administrators. Read More >>

Key trends: wireless access control in 2018

Key trends: wireless access control in 2018

19 July 2018

Assa Abloy a leading manufacturer of access control hardware, and an important partner of Touchstar ATC, has produced a detailed report on the current status of the wireless access control market. The report was produced in conjunction with IFSEC and we’ve highlighted some of the main findings. Read More >>

CCTV for SME

CCTV for SME's: More than basic security

29 May 2018

We’re always encouraging small and growing businesses to invest in CCTV, and with good reason: even former criminals vouchfor the effectiveness of video surveillance. But the latest cameras can be used for much more than just catching bad guys. Within this feature are a few applications for CCTV equipment that you might not have considered before. Read More >>

How will GDPR affect access control?

How will GDPR affect access control?

03 May 2018

GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) – the next major shakeup to European Union (EU) data privacy laws – is set to come into full force on May 25, forcing businesses of all kinds to reassess their attitudes towards and processes around personal data. Read More >>

CCTV in 2018: The biggest trends

CCTV in 2018: The biggest trends

04 April 2018

CCTV has long been a useful tool in the business owner’s battle against crime, but the technology’s users find themselves at a crossroads. In 2018, with purse strings tighter than ever, most are being forced to do more with less – minimising costs without weakening defences. Fortunately, this corporate security mainstay is evolving, and various new features and trends are helping organisations get the most from their CCTV investments Read More >>