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  • Uncovering the Illusion of Safety
    Enormous effort goes into making people feel secure. However, do high-end technologies eliminate risk? Bruce Schneier, Chief Security Technology Officer for BT, explores how humans evaluate danger to feel safe.
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2009 / 8 / 5
  • Biometrics Enable Higher Security
    Biometrics are part of a person's identity. Nowadays, biometrics not only provide a high level of security but also create a positive personal and corporate image. A&S takes a look at current trends and technology.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2009 / 7 / 31
  • Metro Security Going All Out
    Since Sept. 11, widespread fear of public transportation has spurred government attention to investigate local metro security. Old and new projects now specify more sophisticated and automated technology to protect passengers and streamline management processes.
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by GE Security, ObjectVideo and Mobotix | Updated: 2009 / 7 / 28
  • Geutebruck IP-based Security System Protects Dutch Publisher PCM
    Since early 2007 Dutch newspaper publisher PCM has occupied a light, spacious and transparent building made largely of glass. It shares the 33,000 square meters INIT building on Oostenburgereiland in Amsterdam with a variety of other companies. Divided by wide 'streets', the overall impression prod
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Geutebruck | Updated: 2009 / 7 / 21
  • Megapixel Technology Advances by Leaps and Bounds
    Demand for higher-resolution images propels the development in technology, and vendors are actively improving lowlight performance. Recent spikes in megapixel camera sales reveal that there is more than meets the eye.
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2009 / 7 / 14
  • Cost-Saving Developments in Security Lighting
    The new solid-state lighting technology provides added benefits to the security industry by allowing surveillance lighting to be combined with general safety lighting, dramatically cutting installation, maintenance and operational costs.
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Bosch Security Systems | Updated: 2009 / 7 / 14
  • Bosch Renovates the Port of Greater Baton Rouge with its IP-Based Solutions
    Large coastal and inland ports have facilities covering thousands of square meters of waterfront, terminal buildings and open cargo handling areas. Significant challenges arise with respect to the installation and operation of safety and security systems at ports. These include access control and CC
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Bosch Security Systems | Updated: 2009 / 6 / 24
  • Shrinking the World with Remote Surveillance
    With IP video surveillance, users can monitor assets located at remote sites from the comfort of their own office. Borders, pipelines, oil/gas refineries, utilities and power plants are few of many examples that benefit from offsite monitoring.
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2009 / 6 / 16
  • Securing High-Value Assets for Higher Education
    The Columbine High School tragedy in the U.S. a decade ago put campus security into the international spotlight. Since then, violence and massacres have continued to plague schools worldwide, resulting in high demand for advanced security measures. A&S takes a look at the latest technologies and str
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2009 / 6 / 15
  • OFK's New Generation WDR Camera Credited at IFSEC
    OFK Technologies, a Shenzhen-based professional video surveillance manufacturer, recently showcased its newly launched wide dynamic range (WDR) camera at IFSEC. This new product features an advanced image sensor - Sony SS3 - capable of higher resolution and crystal clear images in high contrast surr
    Editor / Provider: By Tim Shen | Updated: 2009 / 6 / 9