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  • Service-based Approach to Stay Competitive
    The past 10 years of security have been predefined by Sept. 11, 2001. A tremendous boom with double- or even triple-digit growth took place until the recession dampened the market's giddiness. With market uncertainty, what's next for the coming 10 years? We find out more from Security 50 participant
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 11 / 23 / 2011
  • Alarm Monitoring Improves Awareness Through More Services
    Alarm monitoring is one of the oldest security businesses. When away from one's home or business, alarm monitoring offers the reassurance of knowing someone is vigilantly standing by. Should the worst happen — fire, broken window or intrusion — professionals will have taken the appropriate response.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 9 / 15 / 2011
  • Russian Market Booms With Oil Prices
    The Russian market remains subject to fluctuating oil prices, a harsh reality in a global economy. While the economic recession made its mark, Russia is seeing renewed market activity in the public and private sectors, attracting players from all over the world. Russia is the largest country in
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 9 / 13 / 2011
  • Ten Years Later: The Rise and Transformation of an Industry
    On September 11, 2001, four suicide attacks carried out by terrorist group al-Qaeda claimed nearly 3,000 lives and billions of dollars in damage, leaving the world in utter shock in the months and years that followed. Aside from the economic and political ramifications, one significant impact of the
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 9 / 9 / 2011
  • Chemical Plant Secured by Siemens Surveillance Solution
    Chemical manufacturing facilities have always placed a high priority on public and environmental safety but today manufacturers must also now consider the threat of intrusion and attacks. Thanks to a management solution from Siemens Building Technologies Division, security procedures at a chemical m
    Editor / Provider: Siemens Building Technologies | Updated: 8 / 5 / 2011
  • Network Connections Build Safety in Growing Cities
    As more people move to cities, the need to protect citizens increases. Dennis Charlebois, Director of Safety and Security Solutions at Cisco Systems, discusses how smart networked communities can ensure the safety of people and assets. Today, every community in the world faces ever-increasing th
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Cisco Systems | Updated: 5 / 26 / 2011
  • Vista Cameras Watch over Development Construction in the U.K.
    Wixams, a housing development in Bedfordshire, is protected during its construction by Vista dome cameras. The Wixams “new town” project comprises four villages, and when completed, the 750-acre brown field site will comprise 4,500 homes in each village. At the development, various projects bein
    Editor / Provider: Vista | Updated: 5 / 24 / 2011
  • Converged Solutions Engage Security Personnel Ⅰ
    Security equipment may work beautifully, but is useless without proper operation. A&S explores how public transit authorities interact with security for situational awareness.
    Editor / Provider: By a&s International | Updated: 3 / 8 / 2011
  • On the Road with Public Transit Security Ⅰ
    As cities grow, public transit has boomed as well. Keeping people and assets safe, while keeping threats out, is the goal of transit authorities. Each year, roughly a billion passengers take the London Underground, making it one of the largest transit systems in the world. Across the Atlantic, the N
    Editor / Provider: By a&s International | Updated: 3 / 8 / 2011
  • Scouting Hidden Danger:CBRN Detectors on the Frontline of Public Safety Ⅱ
    In a sense, a detector — handheld, mobile or stationary — is the frontline tool within a network of CBRN detection, analysis and identification instruments. Detectors provide information either as a single tool or as part of a network of tools that will contribute to the work in mobile and fixe
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2 / 16 / 2011