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Six Ways You Can Engage With SIA at ISC East

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Make the most of your ISC East experience with the Security Industry Association (SIA)! Stop by our booth or join us at an upcoming event during the Northeast’s largest security industry event taking place Nov. 17-18 at New York City’s Javits Center. We hope to see you there! Nov. 17-18: SIA Education@ISC East SIA Education@ISC…

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There Is a Hole in the Boat: Why Access Control Professionals Need to Move From Wiegand to OSDP

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Many of the people reading this publication are, presumably, security professionals who take pride in leveraging their expertise to use technology to protect people and property. A large number likely focus on access control solutions to prevent unauthorized entry into controlled facilities and areas. As unfortunate as it is to say, statistically speaking, the probability…

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Security Industry Association Names Tony Diodato as 2021 SIA Standards Service Award Recipient

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Diodato will be recognized at The Advance for his outstanding dedication and contributions to SIA’s Open Supervised Device Protocol standard and programming. SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) has named Tony Diodato as the recipient of the 2021 SIA Standards Service Award, an honor presented to an individual demonstrating continued excellence and tireless service in…

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Security Industry Association Releases Version 2.2 of SIA OSDP Standard

Newly updated access control communications standard improves interoperability and security, expands support for smart card applications SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) has released version 2.2 of SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP), an access control communications standard developed by SIA to improve interoperability among access control and security products. SIA OSDP version 2.2 features…

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See the First Round of OSDP Verified Products

The Security Industry Association (SIA) has introduced SIA OSDP Verified, a new comprehensive testing program that validates a device’s conformance to the SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) standard and related performance protocols. Products that are OSDP Verified are displayed in the OSDP Verified Product List and can use the SIA OSDP Verified mark in…

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SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol Approved as an International Standard

The International Electrotechnical Commission-approved access control communications standard will be published as IEC 60839-11-5 in July 2020. SILVER SPRING, Md. – The SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol (OSDP) standard – developed by the Security Industry Association (SIA) – has been approved by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) technical committee on alarm and electronic security systems…

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Security Industry Association Launches SIA OSDP Verified Program

The new comprehensive testing program validates device conformance to the SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol standard and aims to boost confidence in integrators, specifiers and practitioners. SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) has introduced SIA OSDP Verified, a new comprehensive testing program that validates a device’s conformance to the SIA Open Supervised…

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