Industry Standards

SIA develops ANSI-accredited standards that promote interoperability and information sharing in the industry. Our members collaborate and volunteer expertise, feedback and commentary on standards and other technology development activities.


Now Available: Version 2.2 of SIA OSDP

SIA has released version 2.2 of SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol. The newly updated access control communications standard improves interoperability and security and expands support for smart card applications.


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Security Industry Association Names Tony Diodato as 2021 SIA Standards Service Award Recipient

Diodato will be recognized at The Advance for his outstanding dedication and contributions to SIA’s Open Supervised…

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Security Industry Association Releases Version 2.2 of SIA OSDP Standard

Newly updated access control communications standard improves interoperability and security, expands support for smart card applications SILVER…

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SIA Submits Letter to FDA Addressing Thermographic Systems

Letter intended to raise awareness that some systems are being delivered or marketed in manners that do…

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OSDP Open Supervised Device Protocol security standard

OSDP: Interoperability and Security for Access Solutions

SIA’s Open Supervised Device Protocol brings higher security and ease of interoperability to access control solutions. And as a FICAM-compliant protocol, it’s ideal for PACS applications at federal facilities.

Introducing SIA OSDP Verified

SIA OSDP Verified is a new comprehensive testing program that validates a device's conformance to the SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol standard and related performance protocols. SIA's testing means you can trust OSDP Verified solutions.

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SIA’s standards activities are chiefly led by volunteers who are members just like you. They bring their passion and their technical and industry know-how to bear in our committees and activities. Contact us to express your interest.

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