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  • RFID Pays Its Dues
    There is more than meets the eye. In addition to access control and asset tracking, RFID via smart cards is now suitable for cashless vending, transit applications and other stored-value applications.
    Editor / Provider: the Editorial Team | Updated: 2011 / 12 / 27
  • Setting the Bar in Biometrics: Accuracy, Robustness, Software Integration
    The worldwide market for biometric identification (not limited to physical access control) grew to US$2.6 billion in 2009, and research from Acuity indicates that revenues will reach $10.9 billion by 2017. Other studies show higher projections, pegging the worldwide market at $5 billion in 2010, gro
    Editor / Provider: the Editorial Team | Updated: 2011 / 12 / 26
  • Year in Review: Security Surges in 2011 from Delayed Projects
    The economic crisis seems to be largely over in 2011, but new debt concerns are sparking anxiety about a second depression. As security deals with market uncertainty, we look at the year's milestones in events, regional and vertical markets, technologies, challenges, and drivers and differentiators.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2011 / 11 / 30
  • Downtown Houston Deploys Firetide Mesh for Increased Public Safety
    The city of Houston has deployed Firetide's high-performance wireless mesh network as part of a Homeland Security-funded initiative to improve public safety in the downtown area. The network is a communications foundation that connects IP video cameras, located at 134 traffic intersections, allowing
    Editor / Provider: Firetide | Updated: 2011 / 9 / 22
  • US Port Authority Centralizes Control With CNL Management Software
    The project consists of multiple ports in the region where container growth and capacity are expected to nearly double from a current 3.5 million containers to 6.5 million containers by 2018. Heightened security has generated increased investment at numerous critical infrastructure sites across
    Editor / Provider: CNL Software | Updated: 2011 / 9 / 22
  • New York New WTC Deploys Physical Security Infrastructure from Quantum Secure
    Quantum Secure, the leading provider of enterprise software to manage and streamline security identities, compliance and events across disparate physical security systems, announced that it has deployed phase one of its SAFE physical identity and access management software solution for the new World
    Editor / Provider: Quantum Secure | Updated: 2011 / 9 / 13
  • Ten Years Later: The Rise and Transformation of an Industry
    On September 11, 2001, four suicide attacks carried out by terrorist group al-Qaeda claimed nearly 3,000 lives and billions of dollars in damage, leaving the world in utter shock in the months and years that followed. Aside from the economic and political ramifications, one significant impact of the
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2011 / 9 / 9
  • Vietnam: Maintains Momentum Despite Economic Hurdles
    Vietnam's economic growth continues to boom, but it feels the growing pains of inflation and a depressed currency. John Shi, a&s Editorial Director, explores key trends in security and hot market segments.
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2011 / 9 / 7
  • Brivo Access Control Selected for Homeland Security Land Facilities
    Brivo Systems, leader in Software as a Service applications for security management, announced that its Aparato ACS is being installed at four Department of Homeland Security-managed Land Port of Entry (LPOE) facilities in the state of Michigan. Vector Electric is the lead integrator on this growing
    Editor / Provider: Brivo Systems | Updated: 2011 / 8 / 26