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  • Navigating the Middle East: An Opportunity-Laden Oasis
    The World. Dubailand. The Palm Trilogy. These and many more other billion-dollar projects are all helping construct the new face of the Middle East. In turn, hundreds of billions of dollars have been poured into the region every year for further development. The result? Security people are in for a
    Editor / Provider: Hayden Hsu | Updated: 2008 / 3 / 14
  • IR Cameras of the Future
    Asia was once regarded as the worldˇs manufacturing powerhouse without its own technical know-how and product specialties. The misconception, however, is changing rapidly for the better with increasing experience and expertise. Asian IR camera makers best exemplify this with their ability to researc
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 3 / 14
  • 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
  • City Surveillance e-Guarding Lives
    Rapid urbanization occurred during the 20th century, with the percentage of people living in urban areas rising dramatically from 29 percent (732 million) in 1950 to 49 percent (3.2 billion) in 2005; this will rise to 60 percent (4.9 billion) by 2030. While cities provide better job opportunities, e
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 2 / 14
  • Financial Services Bank on Security Solutions
    What comprises an effective security solution for financial institutions? A&S talks to two system installers, ADT and CERTIS Cisco, to hear what makes a security solution rock-solid.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 2 / 13
  • 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
  • Development of Israel's Security Industry
    It is almost inconceivable that the security industry could have reached the heights that it enjoys today without input from Israeli companies. A&S looks at the country's various strengths.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 1 / 28
  • 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
  • 2007 TOP 10 Chinese Brands
    Chinese brands will achieve its full potential to tap into the global market depending on its highly competitive domestic market and developing security industry. A&S recently conducted an annual survey of "Top 10 Chinese Security Brands" toward local system integrators, distributors and users. Many
    Editor / Provider: BY JILL LAI | Updated: 2008 / 1 / 21
  • Sensing the Threats: Product Trends in Intrusion Alarms
    While intrusion alarms are nothing new, they reign supreme in security. Today, innovation is boosting reliability, advancing scalability, reinforcing integration and catering to market needs.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 1 / 17