The European Commission is reported on actions taken since President Juncker's 2016 State of the Union address to enhance security at the EU external border, improve information exchange between Member States, close down the space in which terrorists operate and prevent radicalisation. A year later, the Commission claims
Euralarm will be represented at the CEN-CENELEC StandarDays 2017, which will take place in Brussels at the CEN-CENELEC Management Centre on 20-21 April. Participants in this public event will receive a structured overview of the European Standardisation System, CEN-CENELEC products and processes, as well as the benefits of
Video Surveillance Systems (VSS) are covered by a number of standards initially generated by the European platform for electrotechnical standardisation CENELEC within the Technical Body TC79.
Video Content Analytics has been used in security applications for many years and has been primarily used in high-end solutions. With the development of IP communications Video Content Analytics has migrated is now also applied in mid-range products, increasing market-size for quality and reliable solutions.
Registrations are now open for the second edition of the APSEI Open Day dedicated to Security that will take place on April 5, in Sacavem, near Lisbon. This year’s edition will focus on the Integration of Security Systems.
Draft policy document for future standardisation in security systems now open for public comment.
During the 2016 General Assembly of Euralarm on May 9th, Euralarm delegates to the Security Section have elected their new Chairman and Vice-Chairman: Messrs. David Wilkinson and Andreas Kull. Euralarm’s Security Section is active in the field of intrusion alarms, access control and video surveillance.
Marc Chenevoy, the Technical Manager part of the Euralarm Professional Team, explains why it is more than ever important that our industry gets down to the nitty gritty of European standardisation.
ESI, an acronym for European Systems Integration, is since the beginning of the year the newest Member of Euralarm. It is attached to Euralarm’s Security Section, which represents and promotes at a European and international level the interests of European electronic security industry including intrusion alarms, access control
“It is going to be a happy 2017 for security and services in standardisation”, according to CEN-CENELEC, the European platform for standardisation.
The European Commission released this week an inception impact assessment on the proposal for an EU initiative establishing a harmonised certification scheme for alarm systems components. Industry stakeholders and representative bodies now have 12 weeks to provide the European Commission with an answer to this consultation.
Norbert Schaaf, Chairman of the Board of the Federal Association for Security Technology (BHE), has been elected as Chairman of CENELEC TC 79. This Technical Committee deals with alarm systems, including the definition of performance standards for alarm systems for intruder and hold-up alarm systems, access control systems,