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Build your brand by booking a stand at Securex 2017

By: Creamer Media Reporter      18th November 2016 A Wall Street Journal study of the last recession showed that companies that cut back on marketing lost sales and market share, while those that maintained their marketing increased profits when compared to those that reduced marketing (source: Furthermore,... 

Finding security and fire solutions under one roof at Securex 2016

     31st March 2016 Tackling crime head on requires a manifold approach that encompasses the involvement of various stakeholders including the Government and its agencies, the private sector, the private security industry and the citizens of the country. A proactive mindset regarding monitoring and prevention of... 

Total backup power solution reduces server downtime

By: Malusi Mkhize     4th December 2015 Despite continuous advances in computer technology, power outages continue to be a major cause of personal computer (PC) and server downtime, highlights power management provider Jasco Power Solutions MD Marco da Silva who adds that protecting computer systems with uninterruptible power supply... 

City Power pleads with residents not to panic 

By: News24Wire      20th July 2015 City Power said it is pleading with residents in its area of supply not to panic when they experience recurrent disconnections. "City Power has started to roll out a solution called load limiting in its areas of supply in Johannesburg and households have been advised to reduce their consumption... 

Preventing false alarms caused by lightning strikes and surges

     20th May 2015 The function of emergency alarm systems, albeit fire or burglar, is to actively produce an alarm in the event of danger and to remain passive when there is none. The malfunction of these systems, either no alarm sounding if there is danger or an alarm sounding unnecessarily, is not just a... 

An integrated security system (ISS) will optimise global port security

     2nd April 2014 Security threats, sabotage and acts of terrorism are becoming progressively more advanced throughout the world.  The marine industry is seeing increasing piracy attacks on sea vessels globally and especially off the coast of East Africa, and ports are becoming more vulnerable to threats to... 

New safety system protects occupants in Cape Town

     10th December 2013 The recently constructed new engineering building at the University of Cape Town, in the Western Cape, is an “outstanding showcase of integrating innovative sustainable green building technology, with human life safety systems,” says local fire safety solutions provider FireSpec Systems.... 

Company Announcement: Austrian security and communication technology leader Commend to expand its South African Operations

     29th January 2013 What do record-breaking space jumper Felix Baumgartner and the world’s top provider of secure communication solutions, Commend International, have in common? 

Electric fencing an affordable security solution

By: Yolandi Booyens     14th September 2012 Wire plays an important role in the functionality of security systems, such as alarm systems and electric fencing, says security solutions company Live Wire technical manager Mike Penny, who notes that 90% of the security systems the company sells run on wire. Penny points out that demand for... 


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