Euralarm: Position Paper on Cyber Resilience Act
Euralarm released a Position Paper on the Cyber Resilience Act. “The position paper – they say from Euralarm – provides the Association’s view on the elements of the proposed Cyber...
24 January 2023 -
ONVIF and SIA: webinar to discuss “State of Standards”
ONVIF and SIA (Security Industry Association), leading association for global security solution providers, will jointly host “The State of the Standards”, a webinar at 10:00-11:00 am EST (15:00-16:00 UTC) on...
18 January 2023 -
CertAlarm publishes updated Scheme Rules
After having received the confirmation of the successful audit from the European co-operation for Accreditation (EA) and its members, the European National Accreditation Bodies, CertAlarm published, on 26th October 2022...
2 November 2022 -
Revision of the EN50131-1 for alarm systems. Why important for Europe?
The CENELEC TC79 committee on alarm systems is now looking at a revision of the EN50131-1, the European system standard for intrusion and holdup systems. Euralarm is seriously involved in...
5 September 2022 -
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...
15 July 2022 -
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...
11 July 2022 -
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...
28 June 2022 -
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...
10 May 2022 -
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...
26 April 2022 -
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...
21 March 2022 -
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...
16 March 2022 -
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...
2 March 2022 -
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...
7 February 2022 -
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...
28 October 2021 -
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...
15 September 2021 -
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...
28 July 2021 -
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...
15 July 2021 -
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...
12 July 2021 -
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...
7 July 2021 -