Research

Expand your understanding of security industry metrics and specifications with research provided by SIA members and partners.

2021 SIA Security Megatrends report

Security Megatrends: The 2021 Vision for the Security Industry

Security Megatrends, an annual publication of the Security Industry Association, analyzes and forecasts the major trends affecting security industry businesses. The publication captures a vision of the industry’s future and distills key trends that will impact your organization in the coming year.

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SIA Omdia Research Report U.S. Commercial Office Building Physical Security

Physical Security Vertical Market Assessment: U.S. Office Buildings

This vertical market report, produced by Omdia exclusively for the Security Industry Association (SIA), assesses the forecast for commercial real estate revenues and construction, and expenditures on physical security technologies. It takes a close look at touchless type access control and security technologies and why cloud-driven solutions have thrived in the pandemic-affected real estate world.

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Statistics and research about support of facial recognition

U.S. Public Opinion Research on the Support of Facial Recognition

Most Americans support facial recognition according to new research. Leading independent polling firm Schoen Cooperman Research recently conducted the most extensive nationwide poll yet on Americans’ views of facial recognition technology. The August 2020 survey of 1,000 U.S. adults found majority support for use of the technology across a wide range of public safety, security and convenience applications.

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SIA Omdia Physical Security Market Overview Q4 2020

Physical Security Market Overview: Q4 2020

This three-page brief, created for SIA members by Omdia in partnership with SIA, highlights the impact of COVID-19 on the U.S. physical security equipment market going into Q4 2020 and offers technology adoption predictions and member perspectives.

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September/October 2020 SIA Security Market Index security technology industry market confidence report

Security Market Index: September/October 2020 Edition

Provided to Security Industry Association (SIA) members as a review of current market conditions, the September/October 2020 Security Market Index (SMI) shows that after May/June 2020’s low SMI in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, the industry is returning to confidence.

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SIA Practitioner Insights: Oil and Gas Sector report cover

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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