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  • How alarm makers reinvent themselves for smart homes
    Opportunities in the smart home market have encouraged several new companies to enter the market, but most importantly, it is setting the stage for some innovative adaptations from large security solution providers.
    Editor / Provider: Prasanth Aby Thomas | Updated: 3 / 15 / 2016
  • Amthal shares view on security in commercial applications
    According to Amthal Fire & Security's discussion paper on Security in Commercial Applications, the choice and design of a good system can start with understanding the building type and usage from a fire and security standpoint.
    Editor / Provider: Emily Lin | Updated: 3 / 9 / 2016
  • Xtralis smoke detectors to protect new theme park
    VESDA-E VEA addressable smoke detectors provide over 2,000 sampling points for critical fire prevention at the world's largest indoor theme park, an architectural marvel with 1.5M sq. ft. of space
    Editor / Provider: Xtralis | Updated: 2 / 22 / 2016
  • Synectics white paper identifies key aspects for airport surveillance practices
    The number of global travelers has risen significantly over the past few years owing to increased affordability and accessibility of air transport. From a country's standpoint, this is a good thing as tourism is a boon to any economy. From a security standpoint, however, this complicates things as c
    Editor / Provider: Emily Lin | Updated: 2 / 17 / 2016
  • GKB protects Thailand's EGAT with fire and smoke detection system
    EGAT required a fire alarm system to protect its equipment in the power plant. GKB VFDS adapts VID technology to conquer the limitation of traditional fire detection system, especially for an open-space environment just like the power plant, EGAT used VFDS solution to meet their needs.
    Editor / Provider: GKB Security | Updated: 2 / 12 / 2016
  • Integration with the smart home system makes smart locks a draw
    A major draw of the smart lock is its ability to integrate with various home automation devices, which have become more pervasive in the era of smart home. Enabled with the Zigbee or Z-Wave technology, the smart lock serves as the “first trigger” that turns on lights or AC system once someone enters
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 2 / 9 / 2016