Total Facilities is the biggest exhibition in Australia dedicated completely to facilities management.
The security market is valued at AU$1.8bil and is forecast to grow steadily over the next five years to reach AU$2bil by 2021-22. This is reflected in our dedicated secutiry sector, which in 2017 over 9% of our visitors were interested in this segment. Regardless of the facility, from office buildings to car parks, access control is a priority area for our visitors and this year’s event will showcase the next generation of security solutions from locks to guard services in which to protect a building’s vital assets.
The rise of biometrics and how they’re changing the face of security as we know it
Decades ago, science fiction writers and filmmakers dreamed that biometrics would become an integral part of security: now that dream is becoming a reality. Biometrics (a Greek phrase meaning “body measurements”) left the realm of science fiction years ago. Today, they represent an important aspect of physical security. However, this type of technology continues to evolve. Learn how Australian organisations are leveraging the latest developments in biometrics to keep the public safe and secure.
Has The IoT Killed The Humble Access Control Card?
Has The IoT Killed The Humble Access Control Card? For decades, the basic access card, be it MiFare, Weigand, proximity, smart cards, magnetic stripe and a variety of other card technologies, have formed the basis of most building access control systems. And while these cards have been the means by which many facility […]
Preparing For The Unthinkable
One of the greatest challenges facing Australian facilities managers is how to respond in the wake of a crisis situation and prepare for the unthinkable. As professionals with responsibility for people and property, it is both a legal and, more importantly, a moral requirement to ensure that all evacuation, fire and bomb threat procedures are […]