Press Releases

Skydd 2014: Departing winner displays GuardTools® Android

Oct 14, 2014 07:00 BST Blue Mobile Systems UK Ltd Blue Mobile Systems makes a soft launch of the new GuardTools® Mobile Android product at Skydd 2014. Being the de-facto pioneer of totally tailored IT solutions for the security industry, obviously, the GuardTools® mobile worker part had to become based on the most dominant smartphone platform: allowing the officers in the field to perform the best job possible with the best tools available.

Oct 10, 2014 15:11 BST Uppsala University The Nobel peace prize this year goes to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzay “for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education.

Oct 07, 2014 09:30 BST 4C Strategies

Oct 07, 2014 06:29 BST Uppsala University By providing the infrastructure that connects global flows and financial systems, major cities have increased their political power alongside the nation-states. In some cases, they are pursuing their own foreign policy in several areas. In her PhD thesis Kristin Ljungkvist, at Uppsala University, has studied the effects of this development and argues that certain risks should be heeded.

GuardTools® 10 Years – 10 Countries

Oct 06, 2014 13:59 BST Blue Mobile Systems UK Ltd It is today 10 years since the founding of Blue Mobile Systems AB. The company started as an off-spring of studies by ex-G4S and Securitas guard Peter Andreasson at the Viktoria Swedish ICT institute. Right from the start the company focused on changing the manned guarding industry from “pen & paper” to “modern IT” with an end-client focus.

4C Strategies awarded contract with New Zealand Army

Sep 29, 2014 14:01 BST 4C Strategies 4C Strategies are thrilled to announce a new contract signed with the New Zealand Army for their ExonautTM software suite. The contract includes the ExonautTM Observer (OBS), ExonautTM Compliance & Performance Manager (CPM), ExonautTM Training & Exercise Manager (TEM) and ExonautTM Tactical Data Editor (TDE) with the option to extend the support beyond the initial one-year trial period.

GuardTools® invests in Polish and Spanish business

Sep 17, 2014 10:20 BST Blue Mobile Systems UK Ltd The Blue Mobile Systems team behind the operations support system GuardTools® is investing in extended sales activities towards the Polish market. In addition an opportunistic approach to Spanish and Latin American customers is also pursued. Artur Giwer, from AIFirmness, with many years of sales and business development experience from the security market, joins the GuardTools® global team.

Sep 08, 2014 12:41 BST Bury Council Greater Manchester has become the first UK city to join the United Nations' Making Cities Resilient Campaign and has been recognised as a "Role Model for Total Resilience" because of its focus on implementing the campaign’s entire ten-point checklist for building resilience to disasters.

Heritage Lottery Fund awards £9,800 to Rochdale Borough Council to mark First World War Centenary

Sep 03, 2014 15:47 BST Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council, in partnership with Link4Life, has received £9,800 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for a project, Gone But Not Forgotten awarded through its First World War: then and now programme. The project will encourage and help the local community to commemorate and explore the impact of the First World War on Rochdale borough.

Now you can chat with a Duty Priest

Aug 28, 2014 16:15 BST Church of Sweden The Church of Sweden Duty Priest service is now expanding by opening two new channels for making contact. As of Monday it will be possible to chat with and send digital letters to the Duty Priest.