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  • Tips for selecting a cost-effective, efficient surveillance system
    Challenged with patrolling a large area and protecting thousands of residents and hundreds of businesses, local governments and police departments need an efficient video surveillance system. Today, municipalities face a variety of new security challenges including geographical disparity, scalabilit
    Editor / Provider: Roger Morency, Exacq | Updated: 12 / 9 / 2014
  • Oil and gas fuel up on safety
    From a safety and security perspective, oil and gas installations are among the most critical and challenging environments. The speed in which an incident can escalate to adisaster means that operators need to get information quickly to be able to react and minimize damages. Advances in video techno
    Editor / Provider: Israel Gogol, freelancer, a&s International | Updated: 12 / 9 / 2014
  • Biometric authentication goes mobile
    Today, there are nearly 7 billion mobile subscribers worldwide, as estimated by the International Telecommunication Union. That is 95.5 percent of the world's population! And in this highly connected world, each and every individual mobile subscriber must be sure that personal data and identities ar
    Editor / Provider: Morpho (Safran) | Updated: 12 / 8 / 2014
  • Security 50 sets trends for 2015: new applications, new market
    a&s talked to the winners of Security 50 for 2014 to discuss what's really tending for 2015. These companies shared their latest strategies and predicted how the security industry would grow in the following years.
    Editor / Provider: Editorial Dept. | Updated: 12 / 4 / 2014
  • Hikvision again sees phenomenal growth in 2013 & 2014
    Hikvision Digital Technology has experienced significant growth over the past two years. 2013 and 2014 have been especially meaningful to the company, with the sales growth rate reaching more than 100 percent for the overseas market. a&s explored what is behind the success of Hikvision and how it pi
    Editor / Provider: the a&s Editorial Team,Sponsored by Hikvision | Updated: 12 / 2 / 2014
  • OPTEX release free plug-in to integrate with Avigilon VMS platform
    OPTEX has now released a free plug-in to integrate REDWALL IP motion detectors, active infrared beams and the intelligent laser sensors, REDSCAN onto an IP security system managed by the ACC Enterprise platform (ACC onwards). When an intruder or object is detected in the critical zones, the
    Editor / Provider: OPTEX | Updated: 11 / 28 / 2014
  • CP PLUS introduces 3i home solution: a big leap in integrated solution
    CP PLUS, a world leader in high performance security surveillance products and solutions introduces CP PLUS 3i Home Solution – an Intelligent, Integrated and Interactive solution that goes beyond conventional system. The solution is ideal for residential areas and is poised to be a boon for real est
    Editor / Provider: Sponsored by Aditya | Updated: 12 / 1 / 2014
  • Gaming sector demands beyond surveillance
    Fraud and theft are the most common illegal activities that take place in casino facilities, as a large amount of money is handled between staffs and patrons every single day making casino a convenient target. When it comes to casino security deployment, there are many to concern about.
    Editor / Provider: Michelle Chu | Updated: 11 / 27 / 2014
  • Luxury hotels serve up first class security
    The hospitality industry is a clear beneficiary of the growing number of tourists floating about the world. As the amount of disposable-income travelers increases, the number of those opting to stay in luxury hotels is also on the rise. As a result, luxury hotel operators are looking at ways to maxi
    Editor / Provider: EIFEH STROM, a&s International | Updated: 11 / 26 / 2014
  • Creative applications illustrate wonders of RFID
    In many ways, RFID is like a paintbrush or building blocks, allowing the user to be as creative as they can to solve a particular problem or dilemma. Its technology is quite simple, consisting of only a reader and a tag. But applications can be diverse, wide-ranging, and even wild. This article exam
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 11 / 25 / 2014