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AVerMedia hires Surveillance Products Division exec

SSN Staff  - 
02/19/2009

AVerMedia Technologies, Inc. USA, a provider of award-winning surveillance, digital multimedia and presentation technology announced Jan.

Industry vets target DIY market

IN Control Security aims to be 'Home Depot of security systems'
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02/01/2009

BALTIMORE--As the integrator and installer channel concerns itself with new competition from the traditional IT integration market, there is also new competition from the do-it-yourself (or DIY) market. One new company looking to capitalize on the latter is iN Control Security, which was spawned from the publicly held Medical Institutional Services Holding in August of 2008.

Alarm Ordinance Watch

SSN Staff  - 
02/01/2009

BRISTOL, Tenn.
Tricities.

Gov Watch

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02/01/2009

Saying Congress should heed President-elect Obama’s call to “build in security” to our critical infrastructure, the Security Industry Association on Dec. 17 urged Congressional leaders to “use economic stimulus funds for physical security enhancements within new construction and modernization projects.

Convenience store survey released

3xLogic finds newest technology hasn't hit the segment yet
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02/01/2009

WESTMINSTER, Colo.--Video surveillance manufacturer 3xLogic in January released findings of an internal survey of 125 convenience store owners throughout the country.

Gov. Watch

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01/01/2009

November and December, typically quiet times of Capitol Hill, were busy in 2008, with economic stimulus and bailout debates. Busy as well, were security advocates on the Hill; John Chwat, the NBFAA’s lobbyist, said he and his staff used the time to meet with the newly elected legislators who will begin their terms this month.

ONVIF Open House draws 93 visitors

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01/01/2009

WASHINGTON--Attendees to the first meeting of the Open Network Video Interface Forum were looking beyond the group’s initial goal - creating standards for video surveillance cameras from different manufacturers to talk to each other - to the promise of ONVIF’s fruits allowing the integration of surveillance video with lighting, access control, fire alarms, HVAC and other building systems.

Speakers at formal sessions during the Dec.

Former DHS CSO to keynote at TechSec

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01/01/2009

DALLAS--TechSec Solutions, a conference dedicated to exploring the impact of IP technology on the physical security industry, has announced Jack Johnson, a partner and managing director at PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Washington Federal Practice and the former chief security officer for the Department of Homeland Security, as its keynote speaker for its fifth annual event, happening Feb. 23 through 25 here at the Fairmont Hotel.

AES IntelliNet helps police bust bad guys

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01/01/2009

BEAUMONT, Calif.--Two would-be jewelry store thieves got to cool their heels behind bars at Riverside County Jail rather than make off with a big payday thanks to the joint efforts of the Hemet, Calif.

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SSN News Poll June 2019

ISC West 2019 wrapped up in Las Vegas April 12 after another highly successful event with packed aisles on the trade show floor and in the educational sessions. This month’s News Poll looks to gauge your experience at this year’s ISC West.