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A Glimpse Into the Future of the Security Industry
What does the survival rate look like in the next 10 years for a systems integrator/dealer? SSI Business Fitness Columnist Paul Boucherle answers.

5 Misconceptions of Cloud-Based Security Installations
Security systems integrators, be wary of the fallacies of installing cloud-based security systems and services.

16 Security Product Picks: January
Here are 16 products suggested for customers by security integrators.

Security Experts Share Top 5 Predictions for 2015
Six electronic security industry experts share their 2015 predictions for the marketplace.

19 Tips for Stable & Secure IP Video Surveillance
Here are a few dos and don’ts that installers should consider when installing IP cameras in their office.

Timing is Everything: Physical Security Information Management (PSIM)
When emergency scenarios occur, 80 percent of the time communication is the biggest problem. Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) helps to solve that problem.

Inside Atlanta’s High-Profile Security Control Rooms
In conjunction with its hosting this year's recently completed ASIS annual Seminar and Exhibits, media members took a tour of security operations and command centers around Atlanta.

Why Wireless Is the Wild West of Security
Here is a look at the latest in standards and new products in wireless security technology.

Kimray Inc. Applies All-in-One Mobile Emergency Notification App
With In Case of Crisis, Kimray can securely share institutional-specific emergency procedures, safety guidelines and business continuity plans with employees, including step-by-step actions to take in cases of fire, inclement weather, work-related accidents and schedule changes, among other possible situations.

First Contactless Fingerprint Credit Card Unveiled
MasterCard and Zwipe announce the launch of the world's first biometric contactless payment card with integrated fingerprint sensor

20 Key Trends Emerge From ASIS 2014
The 60th Annual ASIS Int'l Seminar and Exhibits was a rousing success, with plenty of telling industry takeaways.

Cybersecurity Is a Top Concern for Energy Companies
Cybersecurity ranked sixth a year ago and now is the fourth-highest concern for electric utilities, behind reliability, environmental regulation and economic regulation, according to a new survey.

Get Your Employees to Care About Cyber Security, Become Secure
Many employees don't worry about clicking on unknown links and visiting sketchy sources. When they are educated about the personal threats of cyber attacks, they become a lot less laid back.

Compatibility is Critical: A Look at IP Camera-to-VMS Integration
Whether deploying entirely new IP-based systems, expanding existing systems with new IP cameras, or upgrading the VMS software to obtain new functionality, the compatibility between the IP camera and the VMS has become a critical component.

Mass Notification Systems Help Improve Business Practices
Mass notification systems were primarily installed as a way to inform in the case of an emergency. However, with advancements in technology, these systems have taken on a broader scope in functionality.




Our article explains the considerations you need to keep in mind to create a video surveillance system at your company.