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  • 6 things leading the future of security development
    A lot has happened in the eight years since a&s' 100th issue in April 2007. Now, as we celebrate our 200th issue, we take a look at what has had the biggest impact on the industry since 2007 to give us the industry we have today.
    Editor / Provider: Eifeh Strom, a&s International | Updated: 8 / 27 / 2015
  • IP and low costs sway Turkey market
    Despite the obvious advantages that came with IP technology that was introduced in 1996, the Turkish market refrained from shifting its focus from the analog systems until recently.
    Editor / Provider: Feridun Bayram, MD, a&s Turkey | Updated: 8 / 13 / 2015
  • SMBs come up with consumer and DIY products
    For a long time the security market ignored the small- and mid-sized business (SMB) market, opting instead to target larger, professional markets like government or enterprise. However, as competition within the industry grew fiercer, companies began looking for new markets to target — enter SMBs.
    Editor / Provider: Eifeh Strom, a&s International | Updated: 8 / 14 / 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
  • Residential market for intrusion equipment in EMEA expected to surpass $500 million by 2019
    Despite a sluggish start in 2015 the EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa) residential market for intrusion equipment is expected to exceed $500 million in annual market revenues by 2019, according to a new report from IHS Technology, entitled “The Market for Intruder Alarms – 2015.” The resi
    Editor / Provider: Jimmy Dearing, IHS analyst | Updated: 7 / 9 / 2015
  • Security industry heats up, as China tries to catch up
    A recent phenomenon that has captured the attention of the global security industry is the expansion of certain Chinese manufacturers to foreign markets with their ultra-low prices. Much discussion is already seen on this and how this could change the business altogether. But although this looks an
    Editor / Provider: a&s Editorial Team | Updated: 6 / 25 / 2015
  • Dean Drako purchases Brivo – What does this mean for the industry?
    The acquisition of Brivo by Eagle Eye Networks is yet another example of consolidation in the security industry. What makes this a unique case is that a cloud-based video provider is expanding into cloud-based access control. While we have seen acquisitions of providers of cloud-services, e.g. Kaba
    Editor / Provider: Blake Kozak, IHS analyst | Updated: 6 / 17 / 2015
  • Seagate announces Seagate Seven – the world's slimmest portable hard drive
    Seagate Technology, a world leader in storage solutions, unveiled a high-design ultra-slim external drive that evokes the legacy form factor of 2.5-inch internal hard drives. The new Seagate Seven drive is the slimmest way to carry 500GB of data, with the name representing the 7mm depth of the 500GB
    Editor / Provider: Seagate | Updated: 6 / 16 / 2015
  • North America access control growth to outpace Latin America through 2016
    For many years, access control suppliers have been looking to diversify and invest in new countries to expand growth opportunities, and for many years, high growth and opportunity was on threshold of being realized. However, IHS has found that the North American market (including Mexico) will ou
    Editor / Provider: Blake Kozak, IHS analyst | Updated: 6 / 11 / 2015
  • Be a trendsetter in Japan
    Opportunities are growing as Japan follows the global trend to solutions, however with insufficient knowledge of IT, implications arise for product driven companies who are struggling to keep up. The time is now to venture in Japan's security market as service and solution providers are needed in Ja
    Editor / Provider: Lisa Hsu, a&s International (Reporting with a&s Japan) | Updated: 6 / 9 / 2015