News


Latest Vertical Solutions
Latest Integrated Systems

asmag.com provides weekly and monthly e-Newsletters which include the latest security industry news, vertical solution case studies and product information.



Please key in code
Latest Articles
2017: ‘Year of awareness' about cybersecurity and accountability

2017: ‘Year of awareness' about cybersecurity and accountability

Cyberattacks against networked security devices have again become a major issue facing security players. The DDoS attack last year spoke volumes of the damage that these attacks can wreak on the socie...
Most Popular Article
  • How IoT, big data improve hotels' business processes
    To stay competitive and ensure sustainable growth, hotels find it necessary to streamline operations, reduce energy cost, and deliver a better guest experience to keep bringing customers back. To achieve those, they turn to technology, in particular IoT and big data.
    2017/01/17
  • Review preview (2016/2017): challenges and how market consolidation affects integrators
    Although the systems integration market looks positive, it is not without challenges. As the technology advances, systems integrators have to deal with more difficulties than before.
    2017/01/16
  • The Mirai attack on embedded devices could just be the beginning
    The Mirai malware that attacked about 500,000 connected devices last year could just be the beginning of a new kind of hacking activity and could lead to other more advanced attacks in the future, according to a security research and advisory company.
    2017/01/13
  • How video smartens up retail
    Video surveillance plays an important role in securing people and premises, and it has done that job well. Yet, with the market becoming increasingly commoditized, most players are looking for applications beyond traditional security. One area that can benefit from smart video is retail.
    2017/01/11
  • What do manufacturers want systems integrators to do more?
    The systems integration business is getting increasingly complex with new technologies arriving almost every other day and customer requirements changing as end users look for more value for their investments. Systems integrators (SI), today, have to remain flexible enough to accommodate a variety o...
    2017/01/10
  • Review preview (2016/2017): embracing technologies in systems integration
    Growth of the security systems integration market across regions have picked up in 2016, posting decent figures. Reasons for this are several, but prominent among them is the arrival of new technologies that are making solutions more efficient.
    2017/01/09
  • The prerequisites of a video image fire detection system
    Video image fire detection, which “sees” fire or smoke rather than senses it, has become more popular due to its various advantages, including quicker detection time and ease of installation/maintenance. A thorough understanding of how the technology works and what components are needed is required ...
    2017/01/06
  • The value of video data structuralization
    Today video is everywhere, be it from surveillance cameras, TV or movies. However, most of the video data out there are unstructuralized. Structuralizing this data not only makes video contents more searchable but also carries additional benefits.
    2017/01/05
  • Vendors take actions to ‘secure security devices'
    The distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack on an Internet performance and management company towards the end of last year, in which IP cameras and NVRs were suspected of being used as robotic attackers, again raised awareness on how to “secure security devices.” Against this backdrop, various s...
    2017/01/04
  • Review preview (2016/2017) of systems integration across regions: Middle East
    Growth of the security systems integration market in the Americas and EMEA picked up in 2016, posting decent figures.
    2017/01/04