Automatic Systems America, is a Platinum Award Winner in their Third Consecutive ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Competition, and a Proud Sponsor of the 2018 'ASTORS' Awards Presentation Luncheon.

How to Design Effective Pedestrian Entrance Control Systems

Automatic Systems has put together this comprehensive guide, suitable for beginners and experts alike, which addresses the critical issues for selection and design of pedestrian entrance control systems. By Mike McGovern, Regional Sales...
'ASTORS' Award Winning AlertEnterprise Visitor Management Kiosk software with New Facial Recognition Technology delivers frictionless security and enhanced customer experience at check-in.

AlertEnterprise New Face Recognition Added to Visitor Mgmt Kiosk Software

AlertEnterprise, a leading physical-logical security convergence software company, and a Gold Award Winner in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has added facial recognition technology to its Visitor Management Kiosk software. AlertEnterprise Visitor...
Vigilant Solutions Face Search for Law Enforcement, was recognized in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program with the Gold Award Win for Best Image Technologies Solution. Facial recognition software quickly compares one face with a lot of other faces to see if there is a potential match. That’s it. Cops do the same thing every day in a manual way, by knocking on doors with a photo, or having crime victims look through hundreds of mugshot photos; facial recognition just automates the process.

US Senators Introduce Commercial Face Recognition Bill

U.S. Senators Roy Blunt of Missouri, and Brian Schatz of Hawaii, both members of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation, have formally introduced the Commercial Facial Recognition Privacy Act...
There have been at least 290* school shootings in America since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting claimed the lives of 20 children between six and seven years old, and six adult staff members. That’s nearly one every ten days. (Courtesy of YouTube and Twitter)

Addressing School Security Using Multi-Layered Advanced Technologies

Guest OpEd by Stephen Esposito, Vice President, Smiths Detection Inc. Nearly 1 in 3 Americans spend each day of the academic year in a school building. With such a large percentage of our...
HEXWAVE from Liberty Defense, uses a form of low power radar energy that creates 3D images in real-time to detect weapons through clothing and hand-held baggage (backpacks, handbags, etc.).

Will Train Stations and Airports of the Future be Patrolled by AI?

Incidents of terrorism are on the rise, and with concern for public safety at an all-time high, Liberty Defense, through an exclusive license from MIT Lincoln Laboratory, offers  HEXWAVE, enabling discrete, modular, layered...
Madison Square Garden and CLEAR, featuring Iris ID iris recognition technology, launch frictionless access for fans. (Courtesy of Madison Square Garden)

Madison Square Garden Adds CLEAR Security Making New York Top Market

Madison Square Garden has named CLEAR an Official Partner of Madison Square Garden, to offers fans fast, easy access into Rangers and Knicks games, as well as concerts and special events...
The American Access Control Systems (AACS) Series 400 makes security easy. Designed to easily replace existing swing doors without additional construction, the AACS Series 400 is a fully customizable, ADA compliant security portal solution.

Award Winning Mantraps & Security Portals for High Security Facilities

Mantraps or security portals have been in military facilities, mental hospitals, tech data centers and similar facilities for decades in one form or another. The older mantraps consisted of a small enclosure...
Aeroturn has been leading the way in perimeter protection solutions for almost two decades, and continues to design, manufacture and install unique, Zero-Maintenance standard and custom turnstile products, in the company's Connecticut headquarters, which are 100% manufactured in the US.

Safeguard Against Security Breaches with Aeroturn 21st Century Turnstiles

Government facilities, college and educational campuses, industrial sites, to commercial properties and private residences - No sector is immune to security breaches. Aeroturn LLC, a Winner in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has...
Iris ID iris recognition cameras and matching engine have been integrated into GenKey’s biometric ID platform, to provide an all-in-one solution for various biometric registration and verification initiatives.

Iris ID & GenKey Offer New Integrated, Multimodal Biometric ID Platform

Iris ID, a leading global provider of iris recognition technology, and a 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Winner, is integrating the company's Iris ID’s iCAM TD100 and iCAM T10 cameras and IrisAccelerator matching...
70% of consumers would like to expand use of biometric authentication into the workplace, citing speed, security and not having to remember passwords as primary reasons

Veridium Survey Reveals Consumers Want Biometrics in Workplace (Video)

Veridium, a leading developer of user-centric authentication solutions, and a Double-Winner in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has released the findings of its Biometric Consumer Sentiment Survey of more than 1,000 U.S....