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.
MONTREAL—VMS provider Genetec announced in March that that its flagship security platform, Security Center, now supports the Prism analytics package from Prism Skylabs, to provide cloud-based, business intelligence tools for retailers.
CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif.—Video surveillance provider Hikvision and video analytics provider Agent Video Intelligence (Agent Vi), announced that Agent Vi’s embedded component will run on Hikvision cameras.