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  • Memoori: Defense and IT Companies Buy into Physical Security
    Memoori's 3rd annual report The Physical Security Business in 2011 shows that some $1.178 billion accounting for 12 percent of total investment in acquisitions in the last 12 was made by companies from the Defense and IT related industries. In addition Venture Capital and Private Equity Groups a
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Memoori Business Intelligence | Updated: 2011 / 10 / 21
  • Dutch Railway Protected by Bosch Cameras and Conway Housings
    Conway Security Products are supplying their vandal-resistant ceiling and wall-mounted camera housings to the Dutch railway network, Nederlandse Spoorwegen (NS), for use at underground and overland stations across large areas of Holland. Stations already fitted with the equipment include hubs such a
    Editor / Provider: Conway Security Products | Updated: 2011 / 10 / 18
  • Tailored Solutions Cater to Shopper Needs
    Designing a retail solution depends on the nature of the business. We look at how security is implemented differently in apparel stores, electronics chains, fast-food restaurants and convenience stores. Finally, the future of retail lies in networked solutions, particularly the cloud.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2011 / 10 / 18
  • 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
  • Memoori: Difficult Times Ahead for Physical Security but Growth Opportunities Are Available
    One of the most encouraging conclusions from Memoori's 3rd annual report The Physical Security Business in 2011 is that the Physical Security Industry has outperformed most of its peers; and despite a troubled economic climate it has increased revenues and profitability whilst merger and acquisition
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Memoori Business Intelligence | Updated: 2011 / 10 / 12
  • Mobilized Monitoring Security Surveillance in Post-PC Era
    As more consumers adopt smartphones and other mobile devices, users have come to expect from security systems the same level of mobility they have in everyday life. The “mobile revolution” has changed the way we consume and interact with information, and security is one industry that can take full a
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2011 / 10 / 11
  • 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
  • Mobile Solutions Bringing About Operational Efficiency and Safety
    On Aug. 23, 2010, a tourist bus in Manila, the Philippines was hijacked by a former policeman. Armed with an M-16 rifle, the hijacker began a 12-hour standoff with the police. The incident left eight tourists dead, and an official investigation report by the Philippine officials identified eight cri
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2011 / 10 / 7
  • Memoori: Acquisitions Have Doubled in Past Two Years, Without Major Suppliers
    One of the more baffling and intriguing findings of our third annual report The Physical Security Business in 2011 is that despite a surge in acquisition activity, which has doubled in the last 2 years, most of the traditional market leaders have not participated and watched this going off from the
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Memoori Business Intelligence | Updated: 2011 / 10 / 6
  • Behind the Hotel Scene With Real-Time Surveillance
    In addition to keeping tabs on activities going on around hotel premises, surveillance cameras assist with managing hotels for guest satisfaction.
    Editor / Provider: Geutebruck, Hikvision Digital Technology and UTC Fire & Security | Updated: 2011 / 9 / 28