Advancing video technologies are poised to meet emerging application needs
By Greg Peratt
Security challenges in the airport environment are likely to increase rather than decrease over time. The trends toward more passengers, traffic and frequent flights also will mean more people, baggage and airplanes to watch and protect.
Finding the perfect technology for your cards
By Jeff Tingley
As the number of applications that require visual authentication and increased security grows, identification cards are commonly taken as a cost-of-entry to ensure physical security and access.
Albuquerque hotel, casino upgrades surveillance system to provide best customer experience
By Todd Flowers
Whether you’re visiting for a weekend getaway or a business conference, a meeting or a round of golf, the four-star, family-friendly Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Albuquerque is dedicated to offering its guests a pleasant stay with amenities that include a full-service spa.
The key to security on the high seas
By Thurston Brooks
Due to increases in maritime commercial trade and related terrorist activity, challenges to maritime security have produced a demand for better and smarter technology to support our forces and protect our offshore assets.
Diagramming a multi-campus strategy
By Fredrik Nilsson
When police in Racine, Wis., issued an “attempt to locate” alert for a sexual assault suspect at Gateway Technical College, students received an email from campus security stating that the college had video footage of the event that might help authorities apprehend the culprit.
Maritime regulations and security systems have changed rapidly since 2001
By Debjit Das
In 2011, U.S. imports of manufactured goods exceeded $2 trillion and exports reached approximately $1.3 trillion, reflecting an annual growth of more than 15 percent from 2010.
Students, faculty offer words of support for lighted towers
By Eric Holtane
A year ago—new to the industry and lacking any special knowledge associated with campus safety or general security—I started working at an Illinoisbased emergency communication company.
Taking a look at PSIM and PIAM convergence
By Ajay Jain
It begins with a single system. It could be an access control system or a video system, but for a time it is enough to serve the company’s needs.
By Ralph C. Jensen
Like most worthwhile enterprises, the security industry is made up of numerous valuable partnerships.