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  • Building Automation Streamlines Operations and Lowers Costs
    Business is tied closely to decision making. Generating the biggest bang for the buck is especially important during an economic downturn. A&S takes a look at how integrated security and safety solutions secure commercial buildings more efficiently.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2009 / 10 / 5
  • Multisite Surveillance Eases Expansion
    In the past, upgrading and expansion of sites meant huge changes in the control room, including increasing monitors, guards, cabling and so on, which often resulted in capacity limitations. A&S discusses how the available technology today makes for smoother transitions during multiple site expansion
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2009 / 8 / 12
  • Cities Zeroing in On Crime
    With the dramatic closure of 2008, the world teetered on a brink of mass uncertainty. From recent terrorist attacks to civil unrest including the Greece, France and Dublin riots, cities today are seeing holes in their security implementations, and countless projects are being undertaken to improve p
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2009 / 5 / 21
  • Adesta Awarded Contract with Pasadena Refining Systems to Secure Facilities and Future
    Adesta, a systems integrator and project management company for communication networks and electronic security systems, was awarded a US$2.7 million contract to design and install an access control system as well as a fiber based, fence mounted perimeter intrusion detection and CCTV/radar waterside
    Editor / Provider: Source: Adesta | Updated: 2009 / 4 / 24
  • Putting Danger Behind Bars
    Correctional facilities hold individuals convicted of breaking the law, ensuring they remain behind bars until they complete their sentences. Securit solutions help prisons fulfill their purpose, keeping inmates and staff safe at the same time.
    Editor / Provider: by a&s International | Updated: 2009 / 3 / 13
  • Integrated Security: Just What the Doctor Ordered
    Health care facilities range from large hospitals to clinics, all to serve patients needing medical attention. Granting patients access, while keeping threats out, forms the delicate balancing act for health care security.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 10 / 8
  • Integration Delivers Total Security Solutions
    Ensuring that separate security systems work together as a unified whole is no longer impossible. In this second of the two articles, A&S looks at what Asia has to offer. Converged solutions for non-video security systems allow separate systems to be merged on one platform for improved, timely respo
    Editor / Provider: by a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 5 / 29
  • 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
  • Protecting the Priceless: Museum Security
    Housing treasures of human culture and history, museums are prone to security risks. It is definitely not enough to just install electronics and hope technology will do everything. Museums must also have the right people and the correct procedures to ensure the security of valuable heritage of manki
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2007 / 10 / 8
  • Providing Public Transit Passengers with Peace of Mind
    In order to increase ridership and passenger safety in overcrowded mass transit systems, major metro stations around the world are installing sophisticated IP video surveillance systems and communication devices.
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Visual Defence, Controlware Communications, IndigoVision and Commend International | Updated: 2007 / 7 / 12


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