A bill that would have restricted the use of biometrics technologies by private businesses and government agencies in New Hampshire was resoundingly defeated by the state legislature...
March 30, 2010
A panel of security industry representatives provided an update on federal appropriations affecting the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS), wastewater treatment systems, port security, K-12 education and other market sectors at ISC West on Thursday.
March 24, 2010
Sarnoff Corp. was the big winner at Wednesday’s New Product Showcase (NPS) hosted by Security Industry Association (SIA) at ISC West, earning the coveted “Best New Product” award.
March 23, 2010
A proposal that would revise the regulations covering lithium battery transportation could have “tragic consequences”...
March 16, 2010
The introduction of the New Product Showcase (NPS) and new educational opportunities are among the highlights at this year's International Security Conference (ISC) East, Oct. 28-29 at New York's Jacob Javits Convention Center.
September 30, 2009
The Security Industry Association (SIA) has opened its revised control panel standard for public review. The standard, which is intended to reduce false alarms, will end its formal comment period Oct. 19.
September 13, 2009
Initial expectations for the $787 billion stimulus package enacted in February have since tempered as many security contractors have become perplexed by the uncertainty of just where opportunities exist and how to snatch them.
By Rodney Bosch · July 31, 2009
More than 75 percent of the integrators and installers of IP-based security products are working with IT managers compared to a year ago, according to a new report sponsored by the Security Industry Association (SIA).
July 29, 2009
The Security Industry Association (SIA) has released a draft set of revised standards for security system control panels and their associated ...
May 05, 2009
How serious is Atronic Alarms about eliminating false alarms and police dispatches? Serious enough to augment its customer service operations with a Quality Assurance Department (QAD) whose primary mission is reducing the possibility any Atronic-installed system generates a false alarm.
By Scott Goldfine · April 30, 2009