The Perimeter Security Subcommittee guides the Security Industry Association’s (SIA’s) support for nationwide and international efforts to prevent hostile vehicle attacks. From crowded public spaces or critical infrastructure sites to government facilities, the subcommittee works to identify best practices, assess current threats and solutions and provide stakeholders with the latest on safety and security standards from governments and industry.Keep Reading »
The SIA Standards Committee serves as the guiding body of SIA standards programs. Its members work together to develop, promote and advocate industry standards in a coordinated effort with other standards and specification writing bodies. The SIA Standards Committee is chaired by a member of the committee and comprised of Standards Subcommittee Chairs and participants with specific interest areas from the security industry.
The SIA Standards Committee also coordinates and takes a leadership role in the following activities:
- Security Industry Standards Council (SISC) – The SISC serves as the guiding body for standards activities of three major Security Industry SDOs – SIA Standards, the Central Station Alarm Association and the Electronic Security Association (formerly the National Burglar and Fire Alarm Association).
The SIA OSDP Working Group is a collection of manufacturers and integrators that refine the OSDP specification to add functionality, define different application profiles, and help to further education understanding and conformance to the OSDP standard.Keep Reading »
The Architectural Graphics and CAD Working Group focuses on the revision of AG-01 Architectural Graphics and CAD Symbols for the Security System Standard. SIA and the International Association of Professional Security Consultants are partnering together on this effort to revise this useful standard.Keep Reading »
The Cloud, Mobility and IoT Subcommittee explores the impact of the cloud and mobility on physical security and focuses on developing cloud and mobility standards for the industry. Candidate areas for standardization include a cloud security reference model and a common cloud session establishment framework for physical security products.Keep Reading »
The Digital Video Subcommittee is tasked with the maintenance of the SIA/Open Systems Integration and Performance Standards Digital Video Interface standards already in development and leads SIA’s involvement in both domestic and international video standards activities, including participation in Video Quality in Public Safety and global CCTV initiatives.Keep Reading »
The Intrusion Subcommittee maintains and promotes standards dealing with residential and commercial intrusion panels and communication between protected premises and monitoring stations. CP-01 and the SIA DC family of standards is maintained and new intrusion standards are developed and published under this subcommittee.Keep Reading »
The SNMP Subcommittee covers activities related to how traditional security products communicate over an IP network. The initial project within this subcommittee focuses on defining a set of standardized management information bases (MIBs) for security products using SNMP, which is used to actively monitor device status and alert administrators of the health of their networks.Keep Reading »