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.

Physical Security Vertical Market Assessment: Health Care

This report, produced by Omdia exclusively for SIA, assesses the U.S. market for security equipment in health care, examining market drivers and barriers, the role of security technology and biometrics in helping combat the pandemic and legislation and regulations impacting health care.

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SIA Board of Directors Updates Bylaws to Enhance Member Engagement

On March 23, 2021, the Security Industry Association (SIA) Board of Directors unanimously approved several amendments to…

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SIA New Member Profile: York Electronic Systems, Inc.

New Security Industry Association (SIA) member York Electronic Systems, Inc., is a Native American woman-owned company that…

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Security Policy Brief: What Right to Repair Legislation Means for the Security Industry

In this video, learn about several recently introduced Right to Repair bills and how SIA is engaging…

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Security Industry Association Announces Program for Part 1 of the Virtual 2021 SIA GovSummit

SIA’s annual public policy and government security technology conference will take place as a three-part virtual event…

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Global Security Industry Statement on Cybersecurity Threats

As representatives of the security practitioners and security solutions providers responsible for protecting people and assets around…

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Security Industry Association Welcomes New Chair to Lead SIA Women in Security Forum

Kasia Hanson of Intel will lead the forum, whose mission is to grow the involvement of women…

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Access Our Archived Webinars & Briefings

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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The Impact of Emotions on Corporate Crisis Management

How emotions are changing the security requirements for corporations and the security professionals charged with mitigating risk…

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Enhancing Vehicle Inspections with Artificial Intelligence

Computer vision “sees” details that can match cars to a database and identify threats Technology offers new…

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How Ultra-Wideband Works

Applying Ultra-Wideband Wireless Technology for Security and Automation

Decades-old ultra-wideband technology is enjoying a renaissance in secure access and beyond Like Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, ultra-wideband…

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Contribute to the SIA Center of Excellence

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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Vector Firm “Setting and Reaching Annual Sales Goals” Course

Vector Firm’s Setting and Reaching Annual Sales Goals course provides guidance on defining and measuring sales success.

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Selling to the Government Microlearning Series

To assist security manufacturers, dealers and systems integrators in navigating government contracting and procurement processes, the Security Industry Association (SIA) has developed a three-part Selling to the Government training program as part of it Microlearning Series of educational modules.

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Security Market Index: January/February 2021 Edition

Provided to SIA members as a review of current market conditions, the January/February 2021 Security Market Index (SMI) shows that the security industry’s outlook dipped slightly at the start of the new year, with a SMI of 44.

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SIA Security Market Index report cover (January/February 2021)

Security Market Index: January/February 2021 Edition

Provided to SIA members as a review of current market conditions, the January/February 2021 Security Market Index (SMI) shows that the security industry’s outlook dipped slightly at the start of the new year, with a SMI of 44.

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Physical Security Vertical Market Assessment: Health Care

This vertical market report, produced by Omdia exclusively for SIA, assesses the U.S. market for physical security equipment in health care, examining market drivers and barriers for the health care vertical, the role of security technology and biometrics in helping health organizations combat the pandemic and legislation and regulations impacting the health care sector.

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Physical Security Market Overview Q1 2021

Physical Security Market Overview: Q1 2021

This three-page brief, created for SIA members by Omdia in partnership with SIA, highlights the challenges 2020 presented for the transportation sector and how the U.S. mobile video surveillance equipment market has performed and offers technology adoption predictions and member perspectives.

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SIA coalition letter to extend Section 3610

Coalition Letter to Congress to Extend CARES Act Section 3610

In a Feb. 25, 2021, letter, SIA and other business groups representing contractors urged Congress to extend Section 3610 in the American Rescue Plan.

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Letter on selling mailing lists

Joint Association Letter Regarding Fraudulent Sale of Mailing Lists

SIA is working to combat the practice of selling falsified or stolen mailing lists and is part of a coalition of organizations calling for investigation into these proliferating scams.

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SIA Recommendations for Eliminating Language Bias in Security

SIA is adopting these preferred terms and general guidelines for use in SIA communications and recommends them for member-generated SIA content.

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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.