December 6, 2013
Wireless light and component control meets infrastructure management via BACnet control.
December 5, 2013
SECURITY SALES & INTEGRATION is accepting entries to the 19th annual SAMMY Awards. Entries are due by Dec. 18!
December 3, 2013
Tyco Security Products and Alarm.com have entered into a partnership with Alarm.com to offer interactive services globally.
December 1, 2013
Feeling lingering impact of government shutdown and budget woes? Weigh in on the topic with SSI's December Web poll.
November 26, 2013
Telguard HomeControl remote security and home automation service, powered by iControl, debuts for 2Gig panels, providing competition for Alarm.com.
November 21, 2013
Axis Communications has named Vector Security as its 2013 Retail Market Partner of the Year for North America during the 2013 Axis Channel Convergence Conference (ACCC).
November 15, 2013
Losses from shrink — comprised of shoplifting, employee or supplier fraud, organized retail crime (ORC) and administrative errors — cost retailers worldwide $112 billion, representing 1.4% of retail sales, according to a new report.
November 14, 2013
Tyco announced today it has acquired Westfire Inc., a provider of fire protection services with operations in the United States, Chile and Peru. Westfire, which specializes in hazard analysis as well as system design, installation, testing, inspection and maintenance, will become part of Tyco SimplexGrinnell.
November 7, 2013
The Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of global companies dedicated to promoting Z-Wave as the standard in wireless home control, will host its Unplug Fest & Developers Forum on Nov. 12-14 at Linear’s Carlsbad, Calif.-based headquarters.
October 24, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) will honor four of its members for their contributions to the security trade during an annual membership meeting at ISC East.
October 22, 2013
The global radio frequency identification (RFID) sector will reach $7.88 billion in 2013, up from last year’s $6.98 billion due to the diverse nature of the technology’s applications, according to IDTechEx Research.
October 16, 2013
Airports worldwide are seeking to deploy automation technology for security and access control in an effort to cut costs, according to a report by IHS.
October 15, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) has chosen Chuck Todd, NBC News political director and chief White House correspondent, to keynote its 2014 Government Summit. The event is scheduled for June 3-4 at the W Hotel in Washington.
October 2, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science & Technology Directorate have signed a memorandum of understanding in an effort to promote information sharing between the two groups
September 27, 2013
About 5 million broadband households in the U.S. —or about 10% — considered purchasing a home security system within the past year but ultimately didn't get one, according to new research from Parks Associates.
September 20, 2013
The Americas contributed to 70% of all revenue in the global mobile video surveillance equipment market in 2012, with the majority coming from North America, according to new research from IHS.
September 19, 2013
STANLEY Security has started a $500,000 grant program to help schools nationwide enhance security on campus.
September 18, 2013
The ASIS Foundation will donate $42,000 to Spencer Technology Academy (STA) after designating the institution as the winner of its 2013 School Security Funding Competition.
September 5, 2013
Kwikset and the Z-Wave Alliance will present the Z-Wave Himalayan Expedition during CEDIA Expo 2013 at the Colorado Convention Center (Sept. 26-28) to showcase home automation capabilities.
August 27, 2013
Honeywell Security has joined the Partnership for Priority Video Alarm Response (PPVAR) as a platinum associate member.