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  • Campus safety up for debate after active shooter cases
    Recent shooting incidents have brought safety in colleges and universities to the spotlight. With technological advancements and customized solutions, the security industry has a lot in store to make campuses safer.
    Editor / Provider: Prasanth Aby Thomas | Updated: 1 / 5 / 2016
  • New AMAG Symmetry Integration Module from IndigoVision
    AMAG Symmetry Integration Module from IndigoVision now enables communication between AMAG Symmetry access control systems and IndigoVision's Control Center management software.
    Editor / Provider: IndigoVision | Updated: 11 / 30 / 2015
  • Social media marketing for security — Is the investment worth it?
    Social media has undoubtedly become a major platform for marketing; however, research shows that the security industry is a bit of an outlier when it comes to this trend. a&s reached out to several companies to hear about their perception of social media marketing and its effectiveness.
    Editor / Provider: Israel Gogol, Freelancer | Updated: 9 / 9 / 2015
  • Security in health care: what's the right prescription?
    Robust security systems are a must for any health care facility, not just for patients' safety but also for staff and expensive medical equipment. This has become all the more significant of late, as the hospitals look to expand their reach and provide round-the-clock service.
    Editor / Provider: Prasanth Aby Thomas | Updated: 9 / 8 / 2015
  • IP Revolutionizes Access Control
    In terms of technology, the access control industry has seen a variety of new technologies happening around the door over the past eight years.
    Editor / Provider: William Pao | Updated: 8 / 17 / 2015
  • Security events drive access control growth despite recession
    August will mark a&s International's 200th issue, and it's worthwhile to take a look back at the access control industry over the past eight years, between our 100th and 200th issues. One major event that happened during this time was the financial crisis of 2008, which led to a slowdown in construc
    Editor / Provider: a&s Editorial Team | Updated: 7 / 23 / 2015
  • Defining a well-integrated access control management system
    A well-integrated, IP-based access control management system should have some basic characteristics, for example the ability to integrate with different subsystems, have these subsystems work together seamlessly, and support different hardware and credentials. With a strongly integrated access contr
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 5 / 21 / 2015
  • 2015 Access control: Biometrics cheaper yet better
    The access control industry fared pretty well in 2014, fueled in part by the adoption of IP-based solutions. This year, the growth trend will continue in the market, which is also expected to see more advanced technologies.
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 2 / 24 / 2015
  • New prospects for building management and security system integration
    Combining security and building management gives an additional layer of information and operational capabilities. A growing number of network-based solutions will increase the benefits of building management systems and security integration. Even though the synergies between the two seem obvious, no
    Editor / Provider: Israel Gogol, Freelancer, a&s International | Updated: 2 / 10 / 2015