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.

SIA Resource Guide

This quick guide to key informational resources produced by SIA is designed to help members locate essential information presented in the form of reports, publications, research and white papers.

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SIA New Member Profile: RaySecur

New Security Industry Association (SIA) member RaySecur has developed breakthrough imaging technology based on media waves. The…

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SIA New Member Profile: Vintra Inc.

New Security Industry Association (SIA) member Vintra Inc. provides artificial intelligence (AI)-powered video analytics solutions that transform…

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SIA New Member Profile: Transition Networks, Inc.

New Security Industry Association (SIA) member Transition Networks, Inc., works to help companies advance their networks by…

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latest press releases from NEWSROOM

SIA position on Portland, Oregon, facial recognition ordinance ban

Security Industry Association Says Portland, Ore., Facial Recognition Bans Are Shortsighted

City council’s decision to prohibit the technology’s use by businesses impacts companies’ ability to secure their facilities…

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Security Industry Association and Electronic Security Association Launch Foundation for Advancing Security Talent

The new nonprofit organization is dedicated to connecting talented, motivated individuals with opportunities in the security technology…

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Security Industry Association Announces Winners of the 2020 SIA Women in Security Forum Scholarship

Twelve security professionals and students will be awarded scholarships to be used toward continuing education, repayment of…

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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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Facial Recognition Success Stories Showcase Positive Use Cases of the Technology

New: Introducing SIA’s Core Principles for Facial Recognition Technology Use SIA believes facial recognition must be used…

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The Sharing Economy: Why Integrators and Manufacturers Must Work Together to Improve Customer Care

For the past 30 years, a core set of assumptions has remained the same in the security…

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The Heat Is On: How High-Quality Thermal Cameras See Threats That Other Solutions Cannot

Thermal sensors capture something that the naked eye cannot see: heat. What distinguishes thermal cameras from other…

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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 Practitioner Insights: Oil & Gas Sector Report

In this special report based on a SIA and AFPM focus group, get end user perspectives on security technologies, plus analysis of current and emerging risks.

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Physical Security Vertical Market Assessment: U.S. Power Generation, Oil & Gas and Water Treatment Sectors

This report created by Omdia in partnership with SIA assesses the U.S. market for physical security equipment in critical infrastructure in the power generation, oil and gas and water treatment sectors.

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SIA Principles for the Responsible and Effective Use of Facial Recognition Technology

This document explores SIA’s values and the benefits of facial recognition, outlines each of SIA’s core principles regarding the responsible and effective use of facial recognition technology and makes recommendations for public- and private-sector applications of the technology, including use of facial recognition by law enforcement.

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SIA Practitioner Insights: Oil & Gas Sector Report

In this special report based on a SIA and AFPM focus group, get end user perspectives on security technologies, plus analysis of current and emerging risks.

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Physical Security Vertical Market Assessment: U.S. Power Generation, Oil and Gas and Water Treatment Sectors report cover

Physical Security Vertical Market Assessment: U.S. Power Generation, Oil & Gas and Water Treatment Sectors

This report created by Omdia in partnership with SIA assesses the U.S. market for physical security equipment in critical infrastructure in the power generation, oil and gas and water treatment sectors.

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SIA 2020 Wage & Benefits Benchmarking Study

The SIA Wage & Benefits Benchmarking Study is an important study conducted by SIA for its members and designed to allow companies to easily compare their compensation levels and benefits offerings with their peers.

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SIA Comments on NDAA Section 889 Part B Implementation Rules

SIA’s Comments on NDAA Section 889 Part B Implementing Rules

SIA provided its comments on the interim final rule issued by the Federal Acquisition Regulatory (FAR) Council on July 14, 2020, which implements Section 889(a)(1)(B), known as “Part B.” Effective August 13, 2020, the rule prohibits agencies from contracting with entities that use covered telecommunications and video surveillance equipment and services provided by certain China-based firms, or any equipment, system, or service that uses these products.

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Joint Support Letter for the Paycheck Protection Program Small Business Forgiveness Act

The Security Industry Association joined a multi-association coalition in expressing support for S. 4117, which would simplify forgiveness of PPP small business loans.

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Letter to Boston City Council

Letter Expressing Concerns With Proposed Boston Facial Recognition Ban

On June 10, 2020, SIA CEO Don Erickson wrote to Boston City Council President Kim Janey to express SIA’s concerns with a proposed ordinance banning facial recognition technology in Boston and prohibiting city government officials from leveraging the technology or any information obtained using it.

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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.