Brett Gallen and the team at iKey Security have been awarded the security upgrade work to be completed in Puddle Duck Ln, Erina. The scope of works was to install IP CCTV cameras over a wireless link to the clients office in their house as well as a video intercom at the main gate which was approx 300m away from the clients house. Brett worked on the wireless link using the latest Ubiquiti antennas and receivers to ensure the very best in wireless video transmission. Brett also recommended the client use the Panasonic Intercom to guarantee the operation of the video feed from the clients entry gate to the house would not falter. Read More…
Access Control Will Hit $US16B by 2017
THE electronic access control systems (EACS) market could be worth $US16.3 billion by 2017, according to the “Electronic Access Control Systems Market: Global Forecast & Analysis (2012-2017)”.
The report states that the EACS market comprises authentication systems, intruder alarm and perimeter security systems. Although the market faces issues of technological dormancy and high cost, heightened security concerns backed by government and regulatory mandates have helped to advance in the EACS market. Demand for solutions that integrate immediate onsite response with electronic security and alarm systems is also driving growth, according to the report.
North America is leading the total EACS market, followed by Asia-Pacific (APAC) and Europe. In the APAC region, revivals of stalled construction projects and infrastructural boom have opened new avenues for the market. The sudden civil uprisings in the Middle East and Africa are also compelling the governments and enterprises to rethink their security measures, according to the study.
The report names Bosch Security Systems, Siemens Building Technologies, Honeywell, Schneider Electric, ASSA ABLOY, Tyco Int’l, Magal Security Systems and Future Fibre Technology among the major global players in the market.
source - http://www.securityelectronicsandnetworks.com/NewsDetail/13-01-31/access_control_will_hit_us16b_by_2017.aspx
Brett Gallen and the team at iKey Security were engaged to design and install the new Security System for the new Bayswater, Kings Cross Fine Wines Bottle shop. Brett worked closely with their operations manager, to design and install the new security system which included Intruder Alarm with Back to Base Monitoring and an IP CCTV Surveillance system. Read More…
Bret Gallen and the team at iKey Security have been awarded the 2nd contract to commence the Good St Apartment Intercom upgrades. The Good St, Apartments have approx 90+ units. The existing units intercoms are all beginning to fail and the managing strata agents Comfort Living Strata Management have begun the process of upgrading each of the 8+ buildings. The Intercom will be changed over from back and white video to the very latest 2 wire colour video system with access control added to each building too via HID smart card readers. Read More…