Featuring supplier news, product launches, events, our own articles, and more, read our Fire & Security industry news round-up for the week ending 27/05/16
Fire & Security industry news round-up for the week ending 27th May 2016
Global home automation system market to double by 2022
A recent Marketsandmarkets report shows that the home automation market is expected to hit $78.27 billion by 2022. North America will continue to dominate the market but Asia-Pacific region is the one expected to grow at the fastest rate.
(Security Systems News, 23/05/16)
How often are you recorded on CCTV?
Around 10 times more than you think! 1000 Americans took part in a Google Consumers Survey study commissioned by IPVM. Majority of them responded that they were recorded on CCTV camera 4 times or less per day, with men assuming being recorded by twice the number of cameras as women. With the cameras installed almost everywhere, the number of times our image is being recorded is way higher.
Security trends in the Construction Industry
Security industry expert speaks to IFSEC Global about security threats on construction sites, trespassing, theft and how important cyber security is construction sector. “More engagement with other industries. Global threats will focus the mind that our industry (…) has a very important part to play in a company’s growth and prosperity”
(IFSEC Global, 25/05/16)
Treclock GmbH to be part of Allegion.
Big acquisitions in the Fire & Security industry continue, with a leading global security products and solutions provider, Allegion plc, agreeing to acquire German Trelock GmbH and related companies. “With Trelock added to our portfolio, Allegion will become a world leader in portable security solutions with a comprehensive product offering and brand distribution capabilities that fully support our customers’ needs.”
(Security World Hotel, 26/05/16)