Videalert, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of civil traffic enforcement solutions, has announced the award of a major contract to supply the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames with a new digital CCTV system for the enforcement of parking, bus lane and other moving traffic offences.  The first phase of the project will see the deployment of an attended enforcement system to upgrade a legacy parking and bus lane system that is no longer supported.  The Videalert system will enable the Council to introduce unattended camera enforcement later this year for all types of moving traffic offences such as box junctions and banned turns, as well as simple and complex bus lanes, by leveraging the existing infrastructure and eliminating the need for further investment in separate systems.  Read more

Hexagon Software, a leading independent provider of property and financial management software, has announced that it can now provide a fully hosted service.  Designed to meet the needs of customers that don’t have the in-house infrastructure or resources, this new service can be offered as a SaaS (Software as a Service) solution, providing 24/7 web-based access to enterprise-class system functionality at a low monthly cost.  This makes it an ideal option for new start-ups or companies restructuring their operations to meet increasing business levels. Read more

Halcyon Software, a global leader in systems management software, has announced the immediate availability of the latest release of Record and Playback for IBM i customers.  This flexible and cost effective solution automates system processes and essential housekeeping tasks that previously required manual intervention, decision-making or out-of-hours attendance by IT staff.  It will reduce costs and deliver significant increases in productivity for organisations using IBM i platforms in a wide range of market sectors including financial, retail and managed services. Read more