A unique compilation of the year's top electronic security industry products and solutions handpicked by SSI's tech editors.
By Scott Goldfine, Paul Boucherle and Bob Dolph · December 06, 2016
If you are like most security professionals, you are drawn to new technology. So buckle up once again for the annual wild ride through SSI’s Top 30 Technology Innovations. And, you don’t even have to be a gearhead to appreciate the opportunities 2014’s list represents.
By Paul Boucherle, Bob Dolph and Scott Goldfine · December 01, 2014
Today’s flood of new products and technologies rain down on security professionals in a torrential downpour. SSI’s 2013 Top Technology Innovations navigates those waters with 30 picks to guide you to the high ground of opportunity amid a broad landscape of technologies and applications.
By Paul Boucherle, Bob Dolph and Scott Goldfine · December 04, 2013
Take a look at SSI's "Convergence Channel" columnist Paul Boucherle's 15 picks for the 2013 Top 30 Technology Innovations list.
SSI Staff · December 04, 2013
The December issue of SECURITY SALES & INTEGRATION features the magazine's annual Top 30 Technology Innovations, in this case for 2012. I selected half of them but it was challenging to cut so many worthy products down to just 15. So I thought I would use this space to share three additional offerings that just missed the cut for my 2012 list. Here are those receiving honorable mention. Happy holidays!
Bob Dolph · December 13, 2012
No disrespect to Bo Derrick, the most famous “10” of all, but SSI’s 2012 Top Technology Innovations are just as well equipped in all the right places. Whether it’s the latest in video, access, detection or breakthroughs in wireless, thermal or cloud technology, our tech experts have it covered. See which products made the cut and why.
By Paul Boucherle, Bob Dolph and Scott Goldfine · December 02, 2012
The latest and greatest HD video, detection devices and access controls share the spotlight with productivity, design and installation tools as SSI reveals 2011’s Top 30 Technology Innovations. Take a look at which products made the strongest impact on our experts from both technological and practical business standpoints.
By Paul Boucherle, Bob Dolph and Scott Goldfine · December 25, 2011
SSI’s technology experts once again handpick some of the most noteworthy devices introduced this past year. The 2010 Top 30 Technology Innovations is a balanced list of ingenious hardware design, cutting-edge software development and labor-saving installation aids.
By Bob Dolph, Steve Payne and Scott Goldfine · December 01, 2010
While the down economy hampered revenue growth in 2009, the security industry’s technological advancements continued largely unabated. That bodes well for a brighter future where breakthroughs such as those selected for SSI’s annual Top 30 Technology Innovations help usher in an era of renewed prosperity.
By Bob Dolph, Steve Payne and Scott Goldfine · November 30, 2009
We’ve made our list, we’ve checked it twice, and we’ve decided what qualifies as a lofty device. You’d be hard-pressed to find an installing security contractor who ...
By Bob Dolph, Scott Goldfine and Steve Payne · November 30, 2008