SARASOTA,Ã‚Â Fla. - The former deputy director of the National Security Agency will keynote the opening session of TechSec Solutions, a conference dedicated to the convergence of IT and security and the information systems needed by integrators to be part of this change.
The security industry's options continue to improve when it comes to reliable and quick video and data transmission
Homeland security-based concerns, especially regarding the addition of cameras for surveillance, has stepped up efforts to improve and enhance video transmission, both from a wired and wireless standpoint.
As more cameras are added to the security equation, the means to get clear images and accurate data from multiple points has intensified.
The financial side of the security industry has gone through its ups and downs in recent years.
A shrinking pool of specialty lenders, more stringent financing guidelines and for those looking to sell accounts, lower multiples, are just some of the challenges faced by installers and systems integrators seeking financing for capital improvements or to grow their business.
The Moorestown Township Council revealed an ordinance that would revise the existing fire code to include the growing concern of false alarms that tax the resources of its two volunteer fire districts, reported the Burlington County Times.
SILVER SPRING, Md. - Findings from the National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association ad hoc committee examining membership polices were set to come out in December at an executive board meeting and could shape the future of the national association.
SAN FRANCISCO - Lessing Gold of Mitchell, Silberberg & Knup received the California Alarm AssociationÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s George A. Weinstock award at the 2004 CAA Winter Convention and Western Security Conference in early December.
With cameras every where - and more being installed every day - the collection of video for surveillance purposes has skyrocketed.
But with this explosion in image capture and storage has come the issue of sorting through all this video, which has given rise to the need for analyzing images, so security personnel can go quickly to those images and events that are outside the norm or are of interest based on pre-determined policies.