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Security Market Index: April/May 2021
SIA's latest review of current market conditions shows the industry’s confidence on the rise at 54, up from 44 in January/February, and strong optimism for the months ahead.
ISC West 2021 is coming up July 19-21 in Las Vegas, and the Security Industry Association (SIA)…Keep Reading »
Security Industry Association Applauds Senate Passage and Prioritization of U.S. Innovation and Competition Act
The bipartisan bill promotes U.S. leadership in technological advancements, including biometrics, artificial intelligence and robotics. SILVER…Keep Reading »
SILVER SPRING, Md. – On June 8, the Baltimore City Council voted 13-2 to approve what would…Keep Reading »
Security Industry Association Names Marc R. Tardiff as 2021 Winner of the SIA New Product Showcase Merit Award
Tardiff will be honored on June 17 for his commitment to the SIA New Product Showcase program…Keep Reading »
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.Access Archives
Summary: Open-source intelligence (OSINT) is a critical part of your risk profile. Properly assimilated and used, this…Keep Reading »
How emotions are changing the security requirements for corporations and the security professionals charged with mitigating risk…Keep Reading »
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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.Learn More & Contribute Expertise
This four-page brief, created for SIA members by Omdia in partnership with SIA, provides an update on adoption and opportunities for security as a service (SaaS), encompassing access control as a service (ACaaS) and video surveillance as a service (VSaaS). It also includes research and data on the body-worn camera market and examines purchases of open systems and edge devices vs. end-to-end security solutions.Keep Reading »
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.Keep Reading »
SIA and other associations expressed concerns with a proposal that would ban nearly all applications of facial recognition technology in Baltimore.Keep Reading »
On March 17, 2021, the Security Industry Association (SIA) provided a letter to the President and Vice President of the United States addressing the importance of biometrics in government and commercial applications – in particular, the use of facial recognition technology. The letter encouraged the administration and Congress to create legislation and policies that would provide a constructive framework for how facial recognition can be used responsibly.Keep Reading »
In light of the global chip shortage, SIA joined a coalition of organizations in urging Congress to support President Biden’s $50 billion funding request for the CHIPS for America Act.Keep Reading »
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.