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It’s No Secret: Bush Incident Shows Secret Service Needs to Brush Up on Security Basics

Recent national reports of the alarm system at George H.W. Bush’s home being inoperable and not in commission for more than a year is unconscionable. Professional alarm contractors know better and would…



Mountain climber Mariusz Malkowski from Sigma Designs controlled his smart home from Mt. Everest recently to promote the Z-Wave Alliance. He is now safe after the devastating avalanche triggered by Nepal's earthquake. Julie Jacobson · April 28, 2015

Las Vegas authorities, along with federal and local police, fire, tourism and fight officials, are beefing up security to protect the thousands of fans and celebrities expected to attend events during the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight weekend. SSI Staff · April 28, 2015

It sure can, according to Canada-based Novattach, a supplier of tool-free mounting brackets. Check out the demo video shot on the show floor at ISC West 2015. Rodney Bosch · April 28, 2015

The company will use the new financing to scale systems and engineering, as well as drive continued development of its patent portfolio. SSI Staff · April 28, 2015

One factor advancing the integration of building systems is the impressive range of monitoring and control capabilities today’s building automation systems can provide. What’s more, rich data sets can be stored and analyzed to achieve newfound operational efficiencies. Rodney Bosch · April 27, 2015

Video surveillance footage of the 7.9-magnitude earthquake in Nepal shows the force of the tremor that has led to more than 4,600 deaths and more than 9,000 injuries. SSI Staff · April 27, 2015

NorthStar Alarm has installed a home security system to allow a family to protect their son, who has an autism spectrum disorder, and keep him from wandering off. SSI Staff · April 27, 2015

Recent national reports of the alarm system at George H.W. Bush’s home being inoperable and not in commission for more than a year is unconscionable. Professional alarm contractors know better and would never knowingly leave an alarm system inoperable for such a gross period of time; let alone at a location which by any standard is considered a high risk target. Jeff Zwirn · April 27, 2015

Here are some of the most scariest wiring jobs that are sure to make your electronic security company feel better about your wiring techniques! SSI Staff · April 24, 2015

New recommendations by NSCA and SIA’s Partner Alliance for Safer Schools (PASS) created tiered electronic roadmaps for securing K-12 facilities will be discussed during a free webcast scheduled for April 29. SSI Staff · April 24, 2015




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