The annual ASIS show in Chicago last week was reasonably well attended and seems to be looked upon as a success by its organizers and most of the participants. From my perspective, it was a good convention and by most accounts produced high quality if not high quantity leads. What follows is an overview of my breakneck three days in the Windy City. I have broken out each of the three ASIS show days into separate blog posts.
Scott Goldfine · September 30, 2013
Editor-in-Chief Scott Goldfine provides an overview of his breakneck three days at ASIS 2013.
Scott Goldfine · September 29, 2013
The Americas contributed to 70% of all revenue in the global mobile video surveillance equipment market in 2012, with the majority coming from North America, according to new research from IHS.
September 19, 2013
My cover story for SSI’s September issue talks about Bosch Security Systems’ 2013 renaissance of sorts with a higher profile from recent years and the launch of 110 new products this year. While the feature centers around my extensive interview with Bosch executive Jeremy Hockham, I posed some questions to industry observers to attempt to get a more broad perspective of the German-based security equipment manufacturing giant.
Scott Goldfine · September 09, 2013
A Southern California municipality tests the video surveillance waters with a system that keeps watch on busy intersections along main thoroughfares. To meet the city’s requirements, the project’s winning integrator provides a high-definition wireless solution that partly relies on solar power.
By Rodney Bosch · September 08, 2013
While the average layperson can likely surmise a camera’s field of view, its apparent simplicity can be deceptive. This is particularly true where it comes to designing security surveillance systems. Learn how to avoid common mistakes associated with camera layouts, lighting and pixel dilution.
September 04, 2013
Bosch Security Systems Americas President of Sales Jeremy Hockham discusses how security business differs abroad, the new trend of partnerships among competitors, engineering insights and integrator opportunities in this exclusive interview.
Scott Goldfine · September 03, 2013
"Storing and Protecting Video Surveillance Data," brought to you by Pivot3, is a four-part series designed to educate readers about recent advances in video surveillance technology with a special emphasis on best practices and techniques to manage and safeguard this digital information as effectively and efficiently as possible.
September 01, 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
The demand for wireless download technology in the mobile video surveillance market is lagging behind supply, according to IMS Research, now part of IHS.
August 05, 2013