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.


Postponed: Details to Be Announced Soon

Due to the rescheduling of ISC West 2020, this SIA activity or program will also be rescheduled. New information will be provided to all registrants and participants in the near future.

The SIA InteropFest showcases interoperability among physical security solutions leveraging SIA's Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) technology standard. The event features technology interoperability demonstrations as well as a networking reception.



SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol Approved as an International Standard

The International Electrotechnical Commission-approved access control communications standard will be published as IEC 60839-11-5 in July 2020.…

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Security Industry Association Launches SIA OSDP Verified Program

The new comprehensive testing program validates device conformance to the SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol standard and…

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ISC West Session Preview: The Promise of OSDP

ISC West will occur as scheduled March 17-20, 2020. The show is not being canceled or postponed. ISC…

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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.

Architectural Graphics Collection Available

This collection of security-focused architectural graphics is used by architects, contractors, integrators and CAD designers who produce construction drawings and security systems layouts.

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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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