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Euralarm: CPR proposal fails to address the market needs

Euralarm Fire Section members are disappointed that the European Commission’s CPR proposal fails to address the market needs and does not address the main challenge facing standardisation. Nevertheless, Euralarm will...
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NIST: First Four Quantum-Resistant Cryptographic Algorithms

NIST, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology, has chosen the first group of encryption tools that are designed to withstand the assault of a future...
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Euralarm: revised edition of study on False Fire Alarms in Europe

Euralarm‘s Task Group False Alarms released a second revised and expanded edition of the study on false fire alarms in Europe. In this new edition the results and findings of...
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CertAlarm: 4th cycle of round-robin test series completed

CertAlarm confirmed the completion of its 4th cycle of round-robin test series on the 10th May. The organization offering a pan-European quality mark in the fire protection and security systems...
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Euralarm Position Paper on the New Legislative Framework (NLF) evaluation

Euralarm has given feedback on the New Legislative Framework (NLF). The association’s response to the questions of the European Commission were laid down in a Position Paper. Euralarm remains convinced...
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ONVIF: 10th anniversary of the profile concept at ISC West 2022

ONVIF is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the profile concept at ISC West 2022 Security Exhibition from March 23-25 in Las Vegas.   From the first profile, Profile S in...
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Euralarm President Jon Könz selected for the CEN-CENELEC Industry Advisory Forum

Euralarm President Jon Könz has been selected as a member of the CEN-CENELEC Industry Advisory Forum. The Forum consists of 18 members who were selected, based on their particular experience...
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Euralarm: guidance on Integrated fire protection solutions for lithium-ion batteries

Euralarm Extinguishing Section has published a guidance document on Integrated fire protection solutions for lithium-ion batteries. This new Euralarm guideline provides information on the issues related to the use of...
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Euralarm: supply chain issues in the fire and security industry

Euralarm underlines that since the corona pandemic introduced the world to the concept of “the new normal,” nothing is normal anymore.A simple incident can be disastrous for something as vital...
CertAlarm scheme accepted as Conformity Asessment Scheme by EA
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CertAlarm scheme accepted as Conformity Asessment Scheme by EA

CertAlarm announces that EA, the European co-operation for Accreditation, successfully evaluated and accepted the CertAlarm Scheme as a Conformity Assessment Scheme (CAS) operating in different EA member countries. “After the...
ONVIF: add-on concept for increased feature interoperability & flexibility
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ONVIF: add-on concept for increased feature interoperability & flexibility

ONVIF announced the add-on concept, which extends the ONVIF conformance process to individual product features that can solve a specific use case or end user need. This new concept enhances...
ONVIF will end support for Profile Q as it is out-of-date for cybersecurity
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ONVIF will end support for Profile Q as it is out-of-date for cybersecurity

ONVIF has announced that it will no longer support Profile Q starting from March 31st, 2022 because of certain specifications that are no more consistent with up-to-date cybersecurity best practices...
ONVIF: Profile D for Access Control Peripherals
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ONVIF: Profile D for Access Control Peripherals

ONVIF has announced its release of a new profile called Profile D, which addresses interfaces for access control peripheral devices. Therefore, the leading global standardization initiative provides the market with...
Hanwha widens its range of NVRs Wisenet AI cameras
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Hanwha widens its range of NVRs Wisenet AI cameras

Hanwha Techwin Europe introduces new 8 and 16 channel Wisenet X Series NVRs, making it cost-efficient for even small businesses to employ the licence-free Deep Learning AI video analytics built...
ONVIF: Profile M for Metadata and Events for Analytics Applications
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ONVIF: Profile M for Metadata and Events for Analytics Applications

ONVIF released Profile M, which standardizes metadata and events for analytics applications. This new profile addresses the dynamic video analytics market as well as expands the pathways for the use...
Euralarm Annual Report 2020-2021
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Euralarm Annual Report 2020-2021

Euralarm released its Annual Report 2020-2021. “Traditionally – they underline from Euralarm – the annual report covers the period running between the General Assemblies of the association. This year however...
ONVIF’s 23rd Digital Developers’ Plugfest
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ONVIF’s 23rd Digital Developers’ Plugfest

ONVIF held its 23rd Developers’ Plugfest and second virtual event in April, testing implementations of six ONVIF profiles as well as two profile release candidates for access control and metadata...
ONVIF: more than 20
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ONVIF: more than 20,000 products conformant to its profiles

ONVIF reaches a new milestone: more than 20,000 security products are now compliant with its various profiles. This great achievement highlights the solid market demand for interoperability of hardware and...
ONVIF: Leonid Levit
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ONVIF: Leonid Levit, New Chairman

ONVIF Steering Committee has a new Chairman: he is Leonid Levit who serves as Director of System Integration at Axis Communications. “Levit - they say from ONVIF - brings to...
CertAlarm and the new EN 54-5 and 54-7
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CertAlarm and the new EN 54-5 and 54-7

CertAlarm underlines that the EU has harmonised its standards for point heat detectors and point smoke detectors which will be mandatory from August 31, 2022. The organization now also offers...

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