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.


OSDP Verified

Security Industry Association Surpasses Milestone of 100 SIA OSDP Verified Products

The SIA OSDP Verified program validates device conformance to the SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol standard and…

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SIA's Perimeter Security Subcommittee at ISC West 2022

SIA Perimeter Security Subcommittee Takes on New Challenges

Forms working groups to tackle industry issues, develop guidelines and best practices On Thursday, March 24, 2022,…

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Discover the Benefits of SIA OSDP for Your Access Control and Security Products

Over the past few years, the Security Industry Association’s (SIA’s) Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) standard –…

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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 technical and industry know-how to bear in our committees and activities. Contact us to express your interest!

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