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  • Security Rings Up Sales for Retailers
    Shop ‘til you drop. For retailers, that phrase has become an ominous one. As the recession tightened consumer spending, retail business witnessed a similar drop. While a global crime wave of rampant shoplifting did not emerge, retail sales suffered. The reduction in consumer spending meant loss prev
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2011 / 10 / 17
  • How to Run a Good Security Business
    The security business has its own set of priorities. This affects management best practices, as the safety of people hangs in the balance. We examine what traits a security business has, as well as key performance indicators, to measure a company's success.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2011 / 10 / 12
  • Korean Manufacturers Respond to Price Competition With Differentiation
    Since 2010, competition among manufacturers in China, Taiwan and Korea has heated up ferociously. The rapid rise of Chinese security is catching up to its overseas counterparts, changing Asian dynamics. Chinese security companies have matured, with more players understanding overseas markets better.
    Editor / Provider: John Shi | Updated: 2011 / 10 / 14
  • Wision Technology Shows Robust IP Capabilities
    Wision Technology focused on developing network cameras when it stepped into the security field in 2005. The company roots stem from a joint lab with the Mobile Video Network Technology Center, founded by the Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School. A&S International China Best Buys talks to Demi
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2011 / 7 / 31
  • CMOS and CCD – Small Differences Along the Way from Light to a Signal
    Historically, CCD (Charged Coupled Device) sensors have existed much longer than CMOS sensors, that is to say, for more than 40 years. Due to constant improvement and optimization over the years, CCD sensors today stand for excellent image quality. In 2009, the American scientists Willard Boyle and
    Editor / Provider: Dr. Joachim Linkemann | Updated: 2011 / 9 / 15
  • Alarm Monitoring Improves Awareness Through More Services
    Alarm monitoring is one of the oldest security businesses. When away from one's home or business, alarm monitoring offers the reassurance of knowing someone is vigilantly standing by. Should the worst happen — fire, broken window or intrusion — professionals will have taken the appropriate response.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2011 / 9 / 15
  • Russian Market Booms With Oil Prices
    The Russian market remains subject to fluctuating oil prices, a harsh reality in a global economy. While the economic recession made its mark, Russia is seeing renewed market activity in the public and private sectors, attracting players from all over the world. Russia is the largest country in
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2011 / 9 / 13
  • Education –Key to Unlocking Thailand's Potential
    The overall market in Thailand is strong. 2010 saw steady growth, the pace of which is expected to be maintained in 2011. While the majority of the market continues to be video surveillancedriven, demand for pedestrian barriers and more integrated security systems is increasing. Although integration
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2011 / 9 / 7
  • Chinese Steel Company Improves Operational Efficiency With Axis System
    Baosteel Metal is a subsidiary of the Baosteel Group, China's most competitive iron and steel manufacturer. In 2009, Baosteel produced 38.87 million tons of steel, and was ranked third in all global steel companies. With continuously advancing technologies and the accelerating pace of the IT infrast
    Editor / Provider: Axis communications | Updated: 2011 / 9 / 1
  • University of Sydney Reduces Crime by 25 Percent With Avigilon HD System
    Avigilon, the performance and value leader in high definition (HD) and megapixel video surveillance solutions, announced that the University of Sydney,Australia's oldest university, has deployed the Avigilon HD Surveillance System across its Camperdown/Darlington and Cumberland campuses with plans t
    Editor / Provider: Avigilon | Updated: 2011 / 8 / 30