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APCON Expands Product Portfolio With Copper Bypass TAP Appliance To Keep Network Traffic Flowing When Inline Security Tools Fail

APCON, a leading provider of intelligent network visibility and security solutions, has launched a new series of Copper Bypass TAP appliances, which provide fail-safe inline protection for network monitoring tools. With a growing number of inline security tools being installed, there is a risk that a tool fails and it could cause network downtime and […]

NSI to Sponsor Outstanding Installer Category at the OSPAs

The UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) will be taking place on 1st March 2018 in London and we are delighted to announce NSI will be sponsoring the ‘Outstanding Installer’ category. The UK OSPAs are part of a global awards scheme currently running in eight countries to recognise and reward outstanding performance within the security […]

APCON announces European launch of its Next-Generation Network Visibility and Security Solution at IP EXPO

At IP EXPO, APCON, a leading provider of intelligent network visibility and security solutions, will launch its new generation IntellaView family to provide enterprises and service providers with even greater network performance and security insights at their remote sites, data centers, and in private and public cloud deployments. The first development of APCON’s IntellaView unified […]

WPS wins new parking system contract at Middlesbrough shopping centre

Sophisticated ParkAdvance™ parking system technology from WPS, one of the UK’s leading parking equipment manufacturers, is to be installed at the Cleveland Centre, a recently refurbished shopping centre complex in Middlesbrough’s town centre. ParkAdvance™ is a pay-on-foot system which is ideally suited to shopping centre environments where the customer experience is vital and reliability and […]

London School Delighted with their New Haes MiniVES PAVA System

Keeping students and staff safe within schools and universities is paramount. It relies on comprehensive and powerful communication tools and security systems to ensure emergency situations are dealt with quickly and effectively. Emanuel School have recently invested in a brand new and advanced MiniVES Public Address and Voice Alarm (PAVA) system introduced to the UK […]

Atkinson Takes The Helm At Direct Corporate Clothing

Direct Corporate Clothing (DCC) has promoted Nick Atkinson to commercial and operations director as it targets £50m turnover. In his new role, he will oversee the day-to-day operations of the business. Atkinson joined the DCC board in 2016 as part of the acquisition of The Business Wear Company, which has now successfully merged with DCC. […]

Bywaters’ solution to paper coffee cup recycling

Bywaters, London’s largest undercover waste management company, is piloting a solution designed to overcome the difficulties of recycling paper coffee cups on UCL’s campus in London. An estimated 2.5 billion disposable coffee cups are used in the UK each year, creating around 25,000 tonnes of waste.  In March the Government’s Environmental Audit Committee launched an […]

New abstraction app a “game changer” for water industry

Lanes Utilities has developed an app that promises to revolutionise the way water abstraction is carried out by wastewater companies. The app pinpoints 130,000 abstraction points across the Thames Water region and key neighbouring areas. It promises to greatly reduce the risk of illegal water abstraction, support significant improvement in water leak detection, improve the […]