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

SIA Technology Insights – Spring 2019

This edition of SIA Technology Insights examines the new world of security, where everything is online, machines are learning to perform tasks and threats can come from anywhere in the world.

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Cyber:Secured Forum
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Your Session Road Map for Cyber:Secured Forum

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Cyber:Secured Forum (July 29-31 in Dallas, Texas) is quickly approaching! This second annual cybersecurity educational summit will…

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Security Matters podcast from Security Industry Association
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Security Matters Podcast Episode 3: Here Come the Robots

In episode 3 of the Security Matters podcast, the Security Industry Association (securityindustry.org) speaks with experts in…

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Statement on Trump Administration Tariffs on Mexican Imports

On May 30, in an effort to address differences on immigration policy between U.S. and Mexico, the…

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latest press releases from NEWSROOM

2019 Legislators of the Year
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Security Industry Association Announces 2019 Legislator of the Year Award Winners

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Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Deb Fischer and Rep. Donald Payne, Jr., will be honored at SIA GovSummit…

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Statesman Award 2019 Winners
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Security Industry Association to Present Wayne Esser and Dhira Gregory With 2019 SIA Statesman Award

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Esser and Gregory will be honored for their work with SIA and the National Capital Region Security…

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biometrics
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Nominations Open for the 2019 Women in Biometrics Awards

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The Security Industry Association and SecureIDNews will honor top female biometrics and security leaders at the 2019…

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All SIA Webinars are 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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Online and Under Attack
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Online and Under Attack

Cybersecurity must be built in to protect connected security products The December 2018 McAfee Labs Threat Report…

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Mitigating Risks From A to Z-Wave
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Mitigating Risks From A to Z-Wave

A wireless standard delivers interoperability but could create vulnerability Zigbee and Z-Wave are wireless standards that enable…

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the more you know
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The More You Know

New technologies can improve information sharing and efficiency One of the biggest headaches for a security practitioner…

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SIA State Policy Priorities
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2019 SIA State Policy Priorities

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The Security Industry Association tracks a wide range of policy issues for members, including state laws on right to repair, biometrics and school safety.

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SIA federal policy priorities
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2019 SIA Federal Policy Priorities

The Security Industry Association is actively tracking a wide range of policy issues for its members, including workforce development, cybersecurity and school safety.

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IDC Market Spotlight Whitepaper on Procurement of Drones and Robotics
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Market Spotlight: Procurement of Robots, Drones and Other Next-Generation Security Technology

In this research report produced by respected firm IDC exclusively for SIA member access, you’ll learn about procurement of drones and robotics technologies for security applications, including the following topics:

  • Four Keys to Evolving the Security Technology Procurement Process
  • Operational Environment Considerations When Procuring Robots and/or Drones
  • Key Considerations When Evaluating Security Robotics and Engaging in Vendor Selection
  • Benefits of Deploying Next-Gen Technologies in Security Operations
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more from RESEARCH

IDC Market Spotlight Whitepaper on Procurement of Drones and Robotics
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Market Spotlight: Procurement of Robots, Drones and Other Next-Generation Security Technology

In this research report produced by respected firm IDC exclusively for SIA member access, you’ll learn about procurement of drones and robotics technologies for security applications, including the following topics:

  • Four Keys to Evolving the Security Technology Procurement Process
  • Operational Environment Considerations When Procuring Robots and/or Drones
  • Key Considerations When Evaluating Security Robotics and Engaging in Vendor Selection
  • Benefits of Deploying Next-Gen Technologies in Security Operations
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Security Market Index May 2019

Security Market Index: May 2019 Edition

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Provided to SIA members as a review of current market conditions, the May 2019 Security Market Index (SMI) shows that confidence in the security industry is bouncing back after a dip in March.

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Security Market Index
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Security Market Index: March 2019 Edition

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Provided to SIA members as a review of current market conditions, the March 2019 Security Market Index shows the security industry slightly down but steady in 2019. New product introductions, product and service sales and new orders are driving overall confidence in the security industry, as optimism in those three areas keep the March index at 60, down from the 54 index reported for both January 2019 and November 2018.

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letter of support for FY20 SVPP funding
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Letter in Support of FY20 Funding for STOP School Violence Act Programs

The Security Industry Association joined a stakeholder coalition of parent groups and organizations to encourage a funding increase for STOP School Violence Act programs.

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Letter of Support for DIGIT Act
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Letter of Support for Developing Innovation and Growing Internet of Things (DIGIT) Act

The Security Industry Association (SIA), along with a number of other associations, has expressed strong support for S. 1611, the Developing and Growing the Internet of Things (DIGIT) Act.

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Letter of Support for CHANCE in Tech Act
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Multi-Association Letter of Support for CHANCE in Tech Act

The Security Industry Association (SIA) joined a coalition of organizations in voicing strong support for H.R. 1733/S. 777, the Championing Apprenticeships for New Careers and Employees in Technology (CHANCE in Tech) Act.

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Security Market Index: March 2019 Edition

New product introductions, product and service sales and new orders are driving overall confidence in the security industry.

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