Smart city benefits

The benefits of being smart

As more and more cities look to become ‘smart’, there are opportunities for security providers who are prepared to innovate and to deliver more than just security outcomes, writes Ginger Schlueter in Security Management. Dubai […]

Digifort and VST

Enterprise VMS: have it all, build it light, do it right

Traditional VMS comes with heavy hardware, a high price tag and ongoing costs. Digifort’s globally recognised cutting-edge, open platform solution breaks the mould with a compelling lightweight, high-performance alternative. Established in 1997, VST (NZ) Ltd […]

Dotterel Technologies
Drones / Robots

Drone tech specialist Dotterel quietly taking off

Kiwi drone technology company Dotterel Technologies has announced it is “geared for growth” following an oversubscribed capital raising, appointment of a new director and a partnership with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The capital raising, […]

Behaviour detection
Guarding & Patrols

Behaviour detection: the human side of physical security?

Although its application at airports is widely contested, behaviour detection has gained recognition in other contexts as a method for identifying not only potential terrorist activity, but also criminality and violence. Editor Nicholas Dynon explores […]

NZSA Skills Partnership
Guarding & Patrols

MSD and NZSA in Skills for Industry Partnership

A new partnership between the Ministry of Social Development and the NZSA will place fit-for-purpose job seekers with NZSA member employers – and place a dent in the industry’s skills shortage. Punctuating this year’s NZSA […]

Retail Security: Hot concept
New Zealand Security Magazine

How loss prevention can cost less and serve customers better

How can loss prevention and profit protection managers ensure measures are proportionate to the risks, across multiple products and stores? Ben Macdonald, CTO of Lodge Service, a UK-based security company, provides insight. It’s important to […]