Automatic Systems has specialized in innovative secure entrance control for over 50 years, designing and manufacturing pedestrian & vehicle physical access control equipment.

Automatic Systems Returns as ‘ASTORS’ Sponsor for Fourth Year

American Security Today (AST) is pleased to announce the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards program has had 100% Returning Sponsors for up to Four years, including Automatic Systems. Secure Control of Pedestrian...
Some DHS operations are using blockchain and distributed technologies to issue and verify credentials using open standards. These systems use credentials that may be issued by DHS and held in a digital wallet. DHS is looking for a UI design that supports best practices for visual consistency, ensures security and privacy, is interoperable, and can be integrated with existing back-end processes.

DHS S&T Launches Prize Challenge for Digital Wallet User Interfaces

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), which was recognized with Three 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is challenging innovators to design a better user interface...
Kurt Cofano was arrested with 30 improvised bombs along with numerous weapons, homemade detonators and chemicals used in making explosives in his vehicle. According to his criminal complaint, Cofano was arrested for possession of homemade bombs and in connection to online threats which included threatening to “blow up” the Treasury Department in Harrisburg, PA, and to “go to the CIA headquarters in [Washington] D.C. and take out as many [expletives] as I can before I get gunned down,” according to Whitehall Borough Police, who assisted in the case.

ALPR Aids in Capture of Domestic Terrorist with 30 Improvised Bombs

Terrorism, both domestic and international, has become a menace of modern life in the United States; so much so that the 'Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS), issued a brief...
Evolv Express™, powered by the Evolv Cortex AI Software Platform, delivers the frictionless high-speed smart firearm and bomb detection system that screens over 3600 people per hour (60 people per minute) and gets smarter over time.

Evolv Technology Returns to Compete in the 2020 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Evolv Technology, a leader in free-flow smart threat detection, and a recognized Winner in the 2019 and 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce that Evolv Express™, has been nominated...
With SOS activated gates, critical moments are saved in reaching emergency events, and saving lives.

SOS Emergency Gate Access Sensors Return to Compete in 2020 ‘ASTORS’

Siren-Operated Sensors (SOS), a Platinum Award Winner in Three Consecutive 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Programs, is pleased to announce the company's newest product has been nominated to compete in the 2020...
Detect and localize radiation sources generated by manmade devices such as nuclear weapons, improvised nuclear devices (INDs) or radiological dispersal devices (RDDs) with the Thermo Scientific™ RadEye™ PRD for border guards, customs agents, special forces and counter terrorism teams to outfit them with high-performance detection for any scenario.

Improved & Redesigned Wearable RAD Detectors for First Responders

For first responders across the nation, particularly those in the fields of chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosives (CBRNE), the ability to quickly assess a scene to determine if harmful elements,...
A reliable security system with software that is easily trainable and manageable for site staff can keep businesses from incurring unnecessary incident costs as well as allowing for quick action against threats.

Budget-Conscious Security Options Address Pricelessness of Safety

Securing your building is imperative to the safety and security of those inside, but building requirements change, as do security needs, at the drop of a hat. An upgraded security system can...
The U.S. government has invested more than $5 billion in COVID-19 vaccines, creating a race to the finish line in the Biopharma industry, many of which rely on ‘made in the USA’ Aeroturn high performance turnstiles to secure against unauthorized access to their facilities, and protect themselves from situations emanating from corporate espionage, vaccine protestors, product tampering, and leaked information.

Securing Access for Vaccine Manufacturers in a COVID-19 World

Guest Editorial by Monique Merhige, President, Infusion Direct Marketing With the COVID-19 global pandemic on the rise and no end in sight, the Biopharma industry has received billions in US government funding...
LenelS2 Healthy Buildings Solutions

LenelS2 Healthy Buildings Solutions: Touchless Access & So Much More

As people around the nation adjust to a new normal, the health of our buildings – and how they influence our personal health – has never been more important. COVID-19 has highlighted...
Seeking affordable and easy to use security management tools for an ad hoc event? The new LowCam® VI100 under vehicle inspection system from Advanced Detection, is the first-ever, battery-powered UVIS – is not only portable, but is the most affordable, all-inclusive UVIS on the market. LowCam VI100 provides well-defined, ultra-high definition, and side-to-side daylight views, wirelessly displayed on a tablet with 15X zoom capabilities. Operates without cables or cords.

First No Strings Attached Battery Powered Under Vehicle Inspection System

For all those in charge of ad hoc event security, there’s something powerful in store for you, small in price that delivers huge peace of mind. Event security personnel have a lot...