New Edition of SIA Technology Insights Released

Security Industry Association (SIA)

Second edition of ground-breaking publication covers trends in video cameras, access control and authentication methods as well as security solutions for small business, manufacturing standards and more.

Silver Spring, Md. — The Winter 2013-14 edition of SIA Technology Insights is now available on the Security Industry Association (SIA) website.

SIA Technology Insights provides original, exclusive, vendor-neutral analyses of emerging security technologies from industry leaders. Produced with the end user in mind, the publication is intended to help chief security officers, security directors, and others learn about technological developments and trends and identify possible security solutions for their enterprise.

“The second edition of SIA Technology Insights follows on the heels of the successful first edition released in 2013,” said SIA CEO Don Erickson. “It contains useful in-depth articles from SIA Members on a number of topics important to our members as well as end users. The high quality of the content in this edition is a testament to the visionary members of the SIA Technology Insights Advisory Board and the hard work of the SIA Staff. It is a must-read for those seeking to stay on top of today’s security technological developments and trends.”

The articles in this edition look at topics related to video cameras, access control hardware, authentication methods, security solutions for small businesses, manufacturing standards compliance and central station efficiency.

The digital version can be downloaded at
Hard copies can still be obtained by contacting Ron Hawkins, SIA’s manager of member information and partnerships, at

About the Security Industry Association (SIA)

The Security Industry Association (SIA) ( is the leading trade association for electronic and physical security solution providers, with more than 450 innovative member companies representing more than 300,000 security leaders and experts who shape the future of the security industry. SIA protects and advances its members’ interests by advocating pro-industry policies and legislation at the federal and state levels; creating open industry standards that enable integration; advancing industry professionalism through education and training; opening global market opportunities, and collaboration with other like-minded organizations. As a proud sponsor of ISC Events expos and conferences, and owner of the Securing New Ground® conference, SIA ensures its members have access to top-level buyers and influencers, as well as unparalleled learning and network opportunities.