The protection of government installations, borders and ports has been the focus for many players in the video analytics field. But the role of the technology continues to expand as companies explore new applications and end users seek new ways to maximize the video they collect and store.
COLUMBUS,Ã‚Â Ohio - The Ohio Burglar & Fire Alarm Association recently introduced legislation to require state licenses and background checks for installers of low-voltage systems. Not long after, a second legislation venture to make security systems installersÃ‚Â receive an electrical contactorÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s license gained the attention of the OBFAA.
NEW YORK- Beginning this year, the New York Burglar & Fire Alarm Association has announced its endorsement of ISC East.
This regional alliance, paired with ISCÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s existing partnership with the National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association and the Security Industry Association, add to the strategy to market the event as a regional, physical security event.
Every industry struggles with employment and, specifically, finding qualified and reliable people to fill open slots. The security industry seems to especially suffer from this - mostly because it is not a career path many follow from an education perspective.
TORONTO - The Canadian Security Association honored two members of the security industry for their achievements at the Security Canada International Security Conference and Exposition held here Oct. 20 and 21.
NEW YORK - Four leaders within the security industry were recognized for their contributions to the security market at the Tri-Association Awards dinner, hosted by the Security Industry Association, National Burglar & Alarm Association and the Central Station Alarm Association, held here on Nov. 4.
While bandwidth remains a concern, and price has been a factor in how well network cameras sell, one of the biggest hurdles may be the knowledge of the security dealer and integrator and the ease with which this group aids the transition.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“They donÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t have the (network) understanding at this point,Ã¢â‚¬Â said Joe Cook, network camera sales manager for Toshiba America Information Systems.