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  • Johnson Control Builds Technologically Advanced University
    Ave Maria University, located in southwest Florida, opened its doors to students on August 27, 2007. Ave Maria is the first new Catholic university built in the United States in more than 40 years and among the worldˇs most technologically advanced, thanks to the steadfast vision of its founder and
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Johnson Controls | Updated: 2008 / 8 / 27
  • Threats in Airport Security
    As airports are vast complexes filled with people, timely identification of threats is crucial to ensuring everyone's safety. A&S examines how various security systems from central management platforms to alarms.
    Editor / Provider: by a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 7 / 16
  • Winning the Retail Shrinkage Market
    The 2007 Global Retail Theft Barometer estimated global shrinkage at 1.36 percent of retail sales, which translates into US$98 billion. Shrinkage accounts for any loss of inventory due to shoplifting, employee theft, administrative error or vendor fraud. The Barometer broke down sources of retail sh
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 7 / 11
  • Increasing Number of Homes in Europe Seek Protection
    What makes markets in Europe different from those across the Atlantic, and from one another? Experts concur that despite differences, all markets mirror each other in terms of current penetration rates and growth potential.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 3 / 28
  • Domestic Properties Offer Sizable Untapped Market
    Unlike other more public-oriented verticals, the residential vertical is one that is localized the needs of each region can vary vastly. It thereby makes sense to view regions separately rather than as a whole. A&S takes a look at markets in the Americas and within India.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 3 / 26
  • 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
  • Creating Safer Hospital Environment with Security Program
    Forsyth Medical Center is a non-profit regional medical center with 847 acute-care beds. Coupled with the nearby 136-bed Medical Park Hospital in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, it ranks among the largest, best-equipped hospital facilities in the state.
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by GE Security | Updated: 2007 / 12 / 28
  • Integrated Security in Healthcare (Part I of II)
    Hospitals aim to provide a caring environment for the sick and injured, and, today, they face heightened violence and crime that drive demands for more integrated security measures.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2007 / 12 / 28
  • Preventing Crime at Construction Sites and Industrial Plants
    Assembly plants and construction sites pose a number of significant security challenges, as they are often located in areas that are surrounded by farmland and open fields. In addition, thieves can easily scale landscape walls and commercial wrought-iron fences that protect such sites with access ro
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2007 / 11 / 16