The global market for electronic access control will top $3.5 billion in 2014 — an increase of 7.6% over the previous year — driven by returning growth in the Americas and other emerging regions, according to IHS Technology.
Rodney Bosch · May 07, 2014
The Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA) has released the second generation of its area control specification, and has made the standard publicly available to all industry manufacturers.
December 04, 2013
The Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA) launched the Physical-Logical Access Interoperability Working Group Monday at ASIS 2013.
September 24, 2013
Although new, proposed standards for access control are expected to be presented this year, the market will still lag far behind the video surveillance industry due to the complexity of access control systems, according to IMS Research, now part of IHS.
June 11, 2013
While it has not progressed at the same pace as IT, physical security is nonetheless surely if slowly heading toward open and interoperable devices and systems. Find out why this is important to the future of electronic security and some of the organizations paving the way.
By Bob Dolph · April 02, 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
With a membership of more than 65 manufacturers and systems integrators, the Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA) works to develop standards for and promote interoperability of IP-enabled devices across all segments of the security industry. PSIA Executive Director David Bunzel joins the conversation to discuss the group’s work as well as issues surrounding competing standards body, ONVIF.
By Rodney Bosch · December 02, 2012
The Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA) has added Inovonics Vice President of Business Development and Technology Michael Slack to its board of directors.
April 02, 2012
IQinVision of San Juan Capistrano, Calif., releases the IQeye 3 Series, which features H.264 Main Profile compression.
SSI Staff · December 12, 2011
The Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA) has released a new specification to make access control and intrusion detection solutions interoperable with an overall security system.
November 15, 2011