V-ARMED creates custom 3D VR simulations for large-scale training. Our life-like multiplayer scenarios enhance mission readiness and situational awareness for defense, law enforcement, first-responder and engineering teams.

V-ARMED: Experience Next-Gen Simulation (Learn More, Multi-Video)

WHO IS USING VR? GLOBAL. FEDERAL. LOCAL. At the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) annual meeting in Davos in 2016, participants discussed the growing role for public-private collaborations on how to tackle global...
An important and effective way to reduce risk to human lives and mitigate losses is to have a 24/7, easy-to-use, cloud-based platform that can send out mass notifications within moments.

Regroup Mass Notification Improves Resilience Following Natural Disasters

Preparation, information and timely notifications are the keys to lasting resiliency in the face of a myriad of threats to public safety — and that includes natural disasters. The key to...
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HSI Special Agents Arrest Teacher on Child Pornography Charges

A teacher who taught at a school in Española, New Mexico, who is a citizen of the Philippines, appeared in federal court on Wednesday charged with possessing child pornography. This case is...
The Solutions Matrix: A Practical Guide to Soft Security Engineering for Architects, Engineers, Facility Managers, Planners and Security Professionals, By Doug Haines

Don’t Surrender to Fear: New Book – ‘The Solutions Matrix’ by Doug Haines

The Solutions Matrix: A Practical Guide to Soft Security Engineering for Architects, Engineers, Facility Managers, Planners and Security Professionals By Doug Haines, Owner, Haines Security Solutions Research indicates that we can create environments...
ISC East is the Northeast’s largest security industry event and your ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon registration includes complimentary attendee access to ISC East and Infosecurity ISACA North America Expo and Conference.

Are You an ‘ASTORS’ Winner? Join 2019 Awards Luncheon at ISC East

Time is running out to Register for the ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Luncheon on November 20th, in New York City and give yourself & your clients a break from the show! The...
Verint Situational Intelligence Solutions which includes VMS One and NowForce, provides critical insights and greater situational awareness to Security Operations Center (SOC) personnel to aid them in their efforts to keep people, property and information safe.

Verint Situational Intel Solutions Finalists in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Verint® Systems, a global leader in Actionable Intelligence® solution, and the Platinum Award Winner for Best Video Analytics Solution in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the company...
HALO has 12 unique detection sensors that work in conjunction to detect a multitude of measurements with unlimited customization & it’s the only Vape Detector that detects THC oil!

HALO IOT SMART Sensor Adds THC in Marijuana Oil Detection (Videos)

IPVideo Corporation, a leading manufacturer of IP-based video surveillance and command center solutions, and a finalist in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards, has been busy adding NEW features that have had an...
Outsourcing contract security can be an effective way to address strained budgets and limited manpower resources, without sacrificing quality service.

When Municipalities Outsource Contract Security (Multi-Video)

Guest Editorial by Charles Bohnenberger, Vice President of Government Services at Allied Universal® There was a time when municipalities routinely dismissed the idea of hiring contract security services. Administrators feared that contract security...
The suspect, who remains at large, is described as "a male of an unknown race wearing dark-colored clothing with his face concealed," who opened fire from an alley located behind the residence, police said and fled in a dark-colored vehicle. (Courtesy of Long Beach Fire Dept (CA) Twitter)

5 Dead in CA Halloween Party: Airbnb Banning ‘Party Houses’ (Video)

November 2, 2019 – In Breaking News – BuzzFeed News The CEO of Airbnb has announced that the company will be banning "party houses" and doubling down on getting rid "of abusive...
'ASTORS' Award-Winning SWORD - Mobile Based Security providing an IoT Level of Situational Awareness that proactively detects and deters threats as they enter the venue, instantly delivery actionable intelligence to security personnel at the exact moment they need it.

SWORD Returns as Premium Sponsor for 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

With more and more so-called soft targets being attacked around the world, heightened security is needed virtually everywhere. With the ongoing threat of global terrorism or instances of mass shootings or other...