Creating Standards for the Security Industry

At the Security Industry Association (SIA), we're at the forefront of shaping industry standards, spanning from perimeter security to cutting-edge audio and intelligent communications. Our meticulously crafted ANSI-accredited standards are designed to foster seamless interoperability and facilitate critical information sharing within the sector. Through collaborative efforts, our members lend their expertise, offer valuable feedback and provide insightful commentary, driving innovation and excellence in the industry.

Get Involved With SIA Standards

SIA's standards activities are led by volunteers who are members just like you. Our volunteers bring passion and technical and industry know-how to bear in our committees and activities. Contact SIA Standards Director Cameron Walker-Miller or SIA Standards Senior Manager Adom Yusuf to learn more.


Call for Volunteers: SIA Standards and Technology Committees, Advisory Boards and Working Groups

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The Importance of a School Security Standard: A Q&A With Danor Services’ Bob Ordan

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SIA Standards Update From ISC West 2024

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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.