SIA Technology Insights – Spring 2024

SIA Technology Insights is a journal produced semiannually by the Security Industry Association (SIA) that distills the most current thinking for applying today’s security technologies. In each issue of SIA Technology Insights, SIA looks to the cutting edge of security technology, sharing insights from top experts in the field and helping readers stay current in an environment of constant change.

This edition of SIA Technology Insights features articles from experts on topics ranging from the security and operational applications of autonomous indoor drones to how cloud platforms and mobile credentials provide convenience and security for multifamily access control, potential and challenges of artificial intelligence (AI) in security and more. This publication will help security professionals better understand their technology options.

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