Member Resources

SIA provides a virtual library of information for its members to keep track of the latest trends and insights in the security industry.

Changing the Channel: Drones and Robotics Present Both Challenges and Opportunities to Security Integrators

In this report, produced by the Security Industry Association’s AI, Drones and Robotics Interest Group with support from Robotic Assistance Devices, explore the role of robotics in security, the challenges and benefits presented by autonomous security solutions and how the future of artificial intelligence, robots and drone will change the industry.

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SIA Perimeter Security Symposium, October 2022

Event Report: SIA’s Capitol Hill Symposium on Perimeter Security

Government and industry met to identify challenges in hardening of facilities and public spaces At the Security…

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SIA's Cybersecurity Advisory Board is a Champion of Cybersecurity Awareness month. Do Your Part. #BeCyberSmart

Proactive Proactivity in Security…and Why It’s Not Redundant

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and the Security Industry Association (SIA) Cybersecurity Advisory Board is marking the occasion with a…

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SIA New Member Profile: cohesionIB, Inc.

New Security Industry Association (SIA) member cohesionIB, Inc., delivers intelligence to commercial real estate (CRE) properties to…

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2022 SIA RISE Scholarship

Security Industry Association Announces the Winners of the 2023 SIA RISE Scholarship

SIA awards $3,000 scholarships to 14 young professionals within the security industry SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security…

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SIA Names New Associate Director and Senior Manager of Government Relations: Patrick Russell, associate director, government relations; Colby Williams, senior manager, government relations

Security Industry Association Expands Government Relations Team to Better Serve Its Members

Patrick Russell – associate director of government relations – and Colby Williams – senior manager of government…

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SIA 2022 Lippert Award: Scott Schafer, SMS Advisors

Security Industry Association Names Scott Schafer as 2022 George R. Lippert Memorial Award Winner

The past SIA board chair and longtime association member will be recognized for his dedicated security industry…

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Each SIA webinar is archived for a minimum of one year to provide you free access to some of our best programs and seminars. View these programs on demand at your convenience.

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AI in Security and Psychology

Emerging Technology Tools Must Account for Human Factors Artificial intelligence (AI) is now a part of our…

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Cloud Solutions Rise Above On-Premises

Flexibility and Scalability Lead to Increased Migrations Over the past three years, one of the hottest trends…

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Data, Data Everywhere

The Right Tools Can Make Security Information Actionable – Even Predictive The future of the security industry…

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The SIA Center of Excellence helps organizations keep at the forefront of ever-changing market demands by fostering knowledge and expertise among employees, contractors and clients. This online repository of vendor-neutral, vetted information includes on-demand training courses, e-learning modules, webinars, articles and more.

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SIA Proptech Report - Commercial Real Estate Trends for Security Solutions

SIA Proptech Report

The SIA Proptech Report evaluates proptech trends, market size, and buying interests affiliated with security solutions in commercial real estate, including office environments and multi-family housing.

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SIA Guide to School Security Funding

SIA Guide to School Security Funding

SIA is pleased to introduce the SIA Guide to School Security Funding in response to the need for more centralized information on the variety of sources of funding available specifically for K-12 school security solutions, with a guide to many school security grant programs, including federal and state programs.

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SIA Data Privacy Code of Practice for Video Surveillance

Data Privacy Code of Practice – Video Surveillance

The Security Industry Association (SIA) Data Privacy Advisory Board has produced this Code of Practice for Video Surveillance based on common privacy and security principles to provide manufacturers, integrators and end users with guidance that can be used to inform their development of sound policies and best practices that mitigate privacy risks while leveraging the power of video technology.

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SIA Proptech Report - Commercial Real Estate Trends for Security Solutions

SIA Proptech Report

The SIA Proptech Report evaluates proptech trends, market size, and buying interests affiliated with security solutions in commercial real estate, including office environments and multi-family housing.

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U.S. Physical Security Market Assessment

This exclusive research report, created for SIA members by Omdia in partnership with SIA, presents key U.S. security industry research data, including segment-by-segment growth projections and market sizes. 

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Security Market Index: September/October 2022 Edition

The latest Security Market Index research report shows the industry’s confidence remaining steady at 52.

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SIA Data Privacy Code of Practice for Video Surveillance

Data Privacy Code of Practice – Video Surveillance

The Security Industry Association (SIA) Data Privacy Advisory Board has produced this Code of Practice for Video Surveillance based on common privacy and security principles to provide manufacturers, integrators and end users with guidance that can be used to inform their development of sound policies and best practices that mitigate privacy risks while leveraging the power of video technology.

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SIA Standards Program Policies and Procedures

SIA Standards Program Policies and Procedures

This document provides details on policies and procedures regarding SIA’s standards activities, documents, projects, records, officers, approval flow, patent policy and more.

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School Security Resources from Security Industry Association

Letter of Support for Student and Teacher Safety Act

SIA expressed its support for H.R. 8009, which would fully authorize and encourage schools to use Title IV, Student Support and Academic Enrichment (SSAE) block grant funding for school safety infrastructure.

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Security Cornerstones Learning Series

SIA’s Security Cornerstones Learning Series provides a fundamental overview of the business practices and technologies used within today’s physical security industry.  Designed primarily for novice security professionals, the series includes e-learning modules which drive a go-at-your-own-pace understanding of the technology-based approaches that enhance physical security.