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128 Articles and 2 related Products found for 2007
  • Domestic Properties Offer Sizable Untapped Market
    Unlike other more public-oriented verticals, the residential vertical is one that is localized the needs of each region can vary vastly. It thereby makes sense to view regions separately rather than as a whole. A&S takes a look at markets in the Americas and within India.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 3 / 26
  • The Dawning of Next Generation Government Electronic IDs (Part II of II)
    The use of RFID in government documents will make identification easier, but will also have potential security risks. In the second of two articles, Joseph Pearson, Government Identification Marketing Manager, RFID Systems for Texas Instruments, discusses how technological breakthroughs will protect
    Editor / Provider: SUBMITTED BY TEXAS INSTRUMENTS | Updated: 2008 / 3 / 20
  • London and Moscow Play It Safe with Surveillance
    Keeping an eye out for public safety and receiving real-time alerts are paramount for effective city surveillance. This article examines how municipal surveillance is implemented in Britain and Russia from the eyes of local installers.
    Editor / Provider: Submitted By Catalyst Communications and Axxon | Updated: 2008 / 2 / 14
  • Safeguarding Financial Institutions
    In 2006, the financial services vertical in the U.S. purchased US$1.9 billion in electronic security, guard services and physical security equipment such as safes and vaults, according to an ADT-commissioned McKinsey research report. Similar amounts are being spent in Europe and East Asia. A&S talks
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 2 / 13
  • Railway Security Finally Coming into Its Own
    There were 206 attacks worldwide on trains and rails from 1979 to 2005. In 1980, a bomb killed 75 at a train station in Bologna, Italy. In 1995, eight were killed on a Paris train. In February 2004, two blasts near a Moscow subway killed 51 people, with another 191 dead a month later in Madrid. A se
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2008 / 1 / 22
  • Live Video for Dead Sea Resort
    Kempinski Hotel Ishtar's impressive new arabesque building will complete the resort's accommodation offering for this year, which is equipped with a new fiber optic transmission system for enhanced surveillance and security control.
    Editor / Provider: Submitted By AMG Systems | Updated: 2007 / 11 / 6
  • Biometric Technology in the U.K.: Friend or Foe?
    Over the last two years, the U.K.'s Identity and Passport Service (IPS) has introduced a range of new procedures and systems to prevent identity and passport fraud. The International Biometric Foundation, based in London, talks us through biometric ID systems in the U.K.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2007 / 9 / 14
  • Providing Public Transit Passengers with Peace of Mind
    In order to increase ridership and passenger safety in overcrowded mass transit systems, major metro stations around the world are installing sophisticated IP video surveillance systems and communication devices.
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Visual Defence, Controlware Communications, IndigoVision and Commend International | Updated: 2007 / 7 / 12