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PSA, SIA and ISC launch cybersecurity conference

January 10, 2018Paul Ragusa, Editor

DENVER—Cyber:Secured Forum, a cybersecurity summit focusing on integrated systems, will launch with an inaugural gathering here, on June 4-6, 2018, under a partnership formed by PSA Security Network, the world's largest systems integrator cooperative, ISC Security Events (Reed Exhibitions, the global tradeshow company) and the Security Industry Association (SIA), a leading trade association for global security solution providers. “Sophisticated cybervulnerabilities and threats are emerging...

Cybersecurity, ISC, PSA, SIA


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Conference attendance depends on companies more than show

October 28, 2015Spencer Ives

YARMOUTH, Maine—Before attending a conference, security executives pay more attention to their budget, timing and their current projects than what the show offers, according to responses in Security Systems News' latest poll. But, when it comes to the show, respondents were almost evenly split between location, attendees/keynotes/speakers and “something different.”Attending a conference depends on money, time and current company projects, according to 69 percent.Thirty percent listed...

ASIS, Atlas Security Service, Cotiviiti, Femac Security Solutions, ISC, Jim Wade, John Wilkinson, Paul McGinley, RFI Communications, Security Systems News


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Women and security technology

May 7, 2014Martha Entwistle

I'm here at PSA-TEC in Westminster, Colo., where today I had a chance to catch up with Christine Lanning, president of systems integration firm IST. Christine and her husband Andrew (CEO) founded IST, a PSA Security owner, in 1998. Here's a story I wrote about the company a couple years ago. This year, Christine was honored as one of this year's Women's Security Council 2014 Women of the Year. IST just finished moving its headquarters to a new facility that they own, (and saving 30 percent owning...

Andrew Lanning, Bethany Taylor, Christine Lanning, Dakota Security, ISC, IST, Kirsten Klokis, Northland Control Systems, PSA-TEC, SIA


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A smart move by ISC, SIA and the WSC

April 16, 2014Martha Entwistle

This is an old-fashioned industry in too many ways, so I'm always thrilled when I hear news like this: the Security Industry Association, ISC and the Women's Security Council will be awarding a full scholarship for a woman student enrolled in the new Mercer County Community College security degree program in 2015. “This scholarship programis made possible with financial support from SIA and ISC and we are incredibly honored by their support and generosity,” Rhianna Daniels, founding...

Don Erickson, Ed Several, ISC, Reed Exhibitions, Rhianna Daniels, Security Industry Association, Women's Security Council


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TycoIS sues ISC; N.J. integrator files counterclaim

June 26, 2013Martha Entwistle

TOMS RIVER, N.J.—Claims of trade secrets stolen, employees poached and counterclaims that Tyco is trying to run a much smaller competitor out of business fill two lawsuits—one filed by Tyco Integrated Security at the end of May and a counterclaim filed by Integrated Security & Communications on June 24.At the center of the lawsuit are three former employees of SST: Thomas Catagnus, John Pichola and Joel Richman. SST was the platform for ADT (now Tyco Integrated Security) to launch into...

ADT, ISC, physical security, SSN, SST, TycoIS


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