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The Security Buzz: May 4, 2018

Industry News Pivot3, announced it has expanded its relationship with HyTrust to deliver secure, compliant video surveillance infrastructure solutions that ensure high levels of data protection. According to Pivot3, the two companies can deliver a video surveillance solution that meets the data security and compliance requirements of mission-critical environments. Convergint Technologies has acquired French systems…

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The Security Buzz: April 27, 2018

Industry News Chuck Davis, the director of cybersecurity for Hikvision USA, was appointed to the Security Industry Association (SIA) Cybersecurity Advisory Board. The board provides prescriptive guidance and advocacy for new and existing cybersecurity strategies and solutions. A lack of cybersecurity funding and expertise threatens the U.S. infrastructure, as a result, private sector companies have…

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The Security Buzz: April 20, 2018

Industry News SIA awarded top honors to IPConfigure for Best New Product in the 2018 SIA New Product Showcase. IPConfigure was recognized for the Orchid Core VMS for Axis Camera Application Platform (ACAP), and the award was presented on stage during the ISC West 2018 tradeshow. The Orchid Core VMS is said to provide local…

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The Security Buzz: March 30, 2018

Industry News President Donald Trump signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018 which would reauthorize and restore funding for school safety grants administered by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), a major policy priority for the Security Industry Association (SIA) since 2008. Cemtrex Inc. announced that it has entered into an agreement to…

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A Look at the 2018 ISC West Keynote Speakers

Learn From the Industry’s Biggest Names ISC West has announced three high-profile keynote speakers coming to ISC West 2018 as part of SIA Education@ISC. This year’s all-star Keynote Series includes three leading members of the security industry, who are all well known for their widely-respected accomplishments. Keynote sessions at ISC West are free to attend…

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The Security Buzz: March 16, 2018

Industry News Google helps the US Department of Defense (DoD) analyze military drone footage with artificial intelligence (AI). The goal of the initiative, known as Project Maven, is to provide the U.S. Air Force with a means of sorting through the massive amount of imagery produced by its autonomous drones, to figure out which items…

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The Security Buzz: March 9, 2018

Security Industry News The Security Industry Association (SIA) established the SIA Women in Security Forum to support the participation of women in the security industry. Through programs, professional development and networking events, the committee will engage members, both men and women, who share this goal. ADT Inc. announced the completed acquisition of Aronson Security Group,…

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The Security Buzz: March 2, 2018

Industry News The Security Industry Association (SIA), PSA Security Network and ISC Security Events opened registration for Cyber:Secured Forum. This inaugural event will feature top experts on cyber-hardening of security systems, cyberstandards and global cybercrime on June 4-6 in Denver, Colorado. MONI Smart Security announced an exclusive, long-term trademark licensing agreement with The Brink’s Company,…

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The Security Buzz: February 23, 2018

Industry News Joe Hoellerer, SIA manager of government relations, recently testified before the New Hampshire House Commerce and Consumer Affairs Committee in opposition to N.H. HB 1733, known as the Digital Electronic Repair Act. This bill requires original equipment manufacturers to disclose proprietary source code, diagnostic and repair information to non-certified independent repair providers. SIA…

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