WASHINGTON—The convergence of cybersecurity and physical security, funding for safe schools and law enforcement technology trends, including body-worn cameras, will be among the topics featured at the SIA Government Summit in June.
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The ASIS Foundation and its academic partner, the University of Phoenix, is offering 10 full-tuition scholarships for undergraduate or master’s degree programs to security professionals.
BALTIMORE—Joe Miskulin, manager of State Farm Insurance and an organizer of the ESX show, gave some details about plans for the “Maximize Your Central Station” seminar track planned for this year’s show. ESX will take place here June 24-26.
WICHITA, Kan,—All-Call Nurse Call System, a notification system utilizing stationary and mobile distress buttons provided by Alliance Monitoring Technologies, is now ETL certified, conforming to UL Standards 1069 and 2560.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia— Viscount Systems, a software company specializing in physical and logical security solutions, has been awarded a U.S. patent outlining the system and method for physical access control using QR codes and mobile devices, as part of its Freedom Access Control Solution.
BROOKLYN, NY—Altronix, a provider of low voltage power supplies and transmission solutions for the security industry, introduced its new enhanced eFlow power supply/chargers with 30- to 50 percent faster battery charging and new communication capabilities.