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HID Global adds first finished access control card certified to the TÜViT security evaluation methodology, plus the new Seos Essential, an economical option for simplicity and security.

HID Unveils 2 New Seos Credentials, 1st to Achieve SEAL-5 Certification

HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, and Double 'ASTORS' Award Winner in American Security Today's 2020 Homeland Security Awards Program, has expanded its award-winning Seos® credential family with...
Richard Simone, CEO of Cherry Americas Experienced Sales and Merchandizing Executive Richard Simone joins CHERRY Americas as CEO, Focuses on Next Stage of Growth for Global Manufacturer of Computer Input Devices and Technologies

Richard Simone Named CEO of 2020 ‘ASTORS’ Award Winner CHERRY

CHERRY, a leading global manufacturer of computer input devices and switches for mechanical keyboards, and a Recognized Platinum Award Winner in the 2020 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has announced the...
Engineered for at least 500,000 cycles (opens/closes) at speeds of up to 24” per second, the patented curved vertical links minimize noise and vibrations for smooth and quiet operation that will not disturb building tenants or patrons.

Extreme MicroCoil Grille Nominated to Compete in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

CornellCookson, a Double 2019 'ASTORS' Award Winner, is pleased to announce that the company's Extreme® MicroCoil® Grille, is the First of Two products that have been nominated to compete in the...
'ASTORS' Award Winning CT-based turnstile manufacturer teams up with Siemens to implement an integrated security solution for nation’s housing finance giant.

Aeroturn Turnstiles Selected by Leading Housing Finance Lender

Aeroturn LLC, a leading turnstile manufacturer that offers 100% Made in the USA turnstiles, and a 2020 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Pedestrian Entrance Control Solution, has been selected to deploy...
Sophisticated hackers that targeted the water treatment plant during the Super Ball last weekend, reportedly monitored the facility remotely, using an old version of Microsoft Windows and a password to access an disused version of the plant's remote management software. (Courtesy of Manuel Darío Fuentes Hernández from Pixabay)

Why Water Plants are So Vulnerable to Hackers

February 10, 2021 – In Breaking News – Fortune A hacker’s botched attempt to poison the water supply of a small Florida city is raising alarms about just how vulnerable the nation's...
Dual-Sensor Wisenet TNM-3620TDY Uses Thermal Imaging and AI Technology to Accurately Identify Health Risks and Monitor Activity in Public Spaces (Courtesy of Hanwha Techwin)

Hanwha Expands Public Health Surveil with TNM-3620TDY Camera

Hanwha Techwin, a global supplier of IP and analog video surveillance solutions, and a Double Platinum Award Winner in the 2020 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is expanding its line of...
Greater demands for safety and security in both public and commercial sectors are driving contactless biometrics deployments in government, financial services, retail, healthcare, industrial/manufacturing, and enterprise sectors. But which is right for you?

Comparing Options of Contactless Access Control by Iris ID Systems

By Mohammed Murad, Vice President Global Sales and Business Development at LG Electronics USA - Iris ID Systems As people continue to return to the workplace, facility managers have to worry about...
HIGH RISE ESCAPE

High Rise Escape, Self-Evacuation & Rescue: Plan 2 Ways Out (See Video)

First responder deaths related to COVID-19 are up this year, and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) reports 29* confirmed on-duty firefighter deaths attributed to COVID-19, making it the leading cause of...

BriefCam Experts Share their 2021 Video Analytics Predictions & Trends

BriefCam, the industry’s leading provider of Video Content Analytics and VIDEO SYNOPSIS® solutions, and the 2020 Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Video Analytics, weighs in on the video analytics industry...