In no small part due to increased real and perceived dangers, more than ever educational institutions are looking to electronic and physical security solutions to make campuses safer. This is opening opportunities for integrators, but only those well-versed in the specific requirements and codes this market demands.
September 08, 2013
FST21 of Southborough, Mass., releases the Digital Doorman, an all-in-one in motion identification access control solution.
SSI Staff · August 19, 2013
In this blog, Ron Woerner, director of the M.S. Cybersecurity program at Bellevue University, addresses the critical issue regarding security of the cloud.
Scott Goldfine · August 07, 2013
In need of a cost effective access control system, technology firm Cyoptics looked to Salto to provide a dynamic, user friendly and convenient solution.
July 07, 2013
Avigilon President and CEO Alexander Fernandes sheds light on the firm's recent acquisition of access control provider RedCloud. In this Q&A, find out why Avigilon decided to enter into the access control space, what the acquisition means for both companies, and what integrators can expect from this transaction.
Ashley Willis · June 02, 2013
Associate Editor Ashley Willis speaks with Matrix Systems’ new CEO, Holly Tsourides. Tsourides discusses her plans for Matrix, shares sales and marketing tips, and offers advice for women in the security industry.
Ashley Willis · May 15, 2013
The Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA) has released two new profiles — one for access control and the other for intrusion detection — as well as a tool for testing whether products conform to the profiles.
March 19, 2013
As the new Chairman of the Steering Committee for the Open Network Video Interface Forum, Per Björkdahl of Axis Communications is now leading the organization’s charge to create and promote IP standards within video surveillance and other physical security areas. He joins the conversation to discuss ONVIF’s work.
By Rodney Bosch · March 06, 2013
IMS Research has released its annual video surveillance trends for the year ahead. The predictions for 2013 and beyond, serve to provide insight into key trends and opportunities in the global video surveillance industry.
December 19, 2012
HID Global has released its annual Top 10 list of access control trends for the coming year, which focus heavily Near Field Communications (NFC), adoption of mobile devices and cloud-based services. Following are the trends, Nos. 1-5, with explanations:
December 19, 2012