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Taking Pause on Emergency Mass Notification — This Week
As TechDecisions Media and our sister publication Commercial Integrator got ready to announce the partnership with NSCA to provide awareness and education of Mass Notification Emergency Communication through http://www.mnec.com, the tragic news of the bombings at the Boston Marathon was unfolding.

3 Top Apps for Mobile Security
Whether you are a Android user or iPhone smapthone devotee that believes your Apple devices are impervious to hackers, or you live in the real world knowing that a slight of hand can leave all of your information exposed there are some apps out there to help save you from yourself.

JVC Debuts Indoor and Outdoor PTZ Dome Cameras
The new VN-H657WPU and VN-H657U are both shipping now.

Mobile Application Management — Manage Those Apps
Mobile application management is the way to control the apps in your BYOD program. Learn how to securely deploy, monitor and remove apps on the devices used by your organization.

Tough Issues Facing Users of Digital Signage for Security
The importance of this digital signage as a security tool means that the technical and management issues that accompany it are also that much more imperative.

Digital Signs Can Provide Weather, Emergency Warnings
Emergency sirens, horns, and audio announcements may be a good way to get people's attention, but digital signage is a good way to notify employees of any concerns in an authoritative manner.

Mobile Device Management vs. Virtualization — Which One is Right for You?
Making the choice between mobile device management and virtualization depends on your organizations needs and goals. Application availability, bandwidth requirements and device size are just some of the factors you need to take into account when developing your BYOD solution.

D-Link Puts DCS-6210 Dome Camera Outdoors
The compact HD solution includes vandal-resistant, weatherproof housing.

Getting Your Network Ready for BYOD
Many employees now wish to use their own equipment at work, but preparing the network for such an eventuality takes a strategy that looks at safety, data management and liability. Learn how to address these considerations.

The Perfect A/V Meeting Space
The right equipment for a meeting space can add to the success of a gathering. The better experience provided more professional you represent yourself. Learn how to use A/V technology to reduce distractions and return the focus to the presenter.

App Attack! How to Protect Your Mobile Device from Malicious Adware - 12 Apps that Do the Job
Adware is a silent terror for the mobile market. Intrusive in-app ads and compromising adware can harm your device and steal your contacts and other personal data, but you won't know they are a threat until they are on your device. Mobile security apps protect your phone from unwanted intrusions and make sure you can use your mobile device without fearing an outside attack. Apps for Android protects users from spyware, malware and a variety of other mobile threats including adware.

9 of the Most Popular CCTV and IP Security Camera Monitoring Apps for iOS and Android
The must have list of security camera and monitoring apps for CCTV and IP security cameras. These iOS and Android apps allow the user to control the pan, tilt and zoom (PTZ) through “pinch to zoom,” take snapshots and send via MMS and email, play back video recordings, two-way audio, view live video from multiple cameras, store multiple DVR connections in an address book, instant notification of alarm events, and HTTPS support for secure connectivity are among just a few features. Some allow the user to monitor hundreds of network cameras of different brands. Many common IP cameras such as Axis, Sony, Toshiba, Vivotek, and Panasonic.

Trend Spotting 2013 — See What Issues Corporate Customers Will Encounter
This year corporate users will see their mobile devices gaining prominence in the business world as BYOD continues to grow. Near Field Communications will enable new and better communication as well as working with control systems to provide better services. Other notable trends include wider displays, growing interest in audio/video streaming solutions and the growth of fiber for data delivery. Companies participating in this trend story are AMX, Crestron, Gefen and ViewSonic.

There’s No Crying in Network Security
Like peeling away layers of an onion, securing today’s networks means understanding A/V.

Videoconferencing on the Cheap
Using consumer products like FaceTime, Skype and Google Hangouts for some videoconferencing is an easy way to lower collaboration costs. For more important meetings, professional tools are called for.




Find out how to guard your enterprise from threats posed by employees using their own devices for work.