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The XL-501 Post and Beam Fence provides crash tested certification to ASTM F2656 standards, with a M50-P1 rating. (Photo provided by Ross Technology)

Ross to Showcase Perimeter Security Tech Expertise at ASIS 2017 (Video)

In a world of complex security threats, architects, designers and facility managers have an obligation to build safer facilities that protect occupants and infrastructure. As vehicle-borne attacks continue to increase in frequency...
CBP offering expedited NEXUS enrollment process now through October 13, 2017. NEXUS lane speeds cross-border travel to U.S. and Canada

NEXUS Expedited Enrollment Now Available in Buffalo-Niagara Region

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is offering an expedited NEXUS enrollment process prior to the beginning of the World Juniors Championship being held in Buffalo from December 26, 2017 through...
Unmonitored manhole/vault covers pose significant vulnerability access points to sensitive governmental areas & critical infrastructure locations for physical attack, frequently missed in perimeter protection strategies, as evidenced for example, by the Metcalf attack (Image courtesy of Cleveland Electric Labs)

How Manhole Sensors Protect our Critical Infrastructure (Multi-Video)

When dignitaries or high-profile individuals visit cities, municipal crews often weld manholes shut in vulnerable locations to ensure safety, costing tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars each time they must...
Automatic Systems has put together this comprehensive guide, suitable for beginners and experts alike, addressing the critical issues for selection and design of pedestrian entrance control systems.

Turnstiles 101- Designing Effective Pedestrian Entrance Control Systems

Automatic Systems America, is a Proud Sponsor of the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program By Mike McGovern, Regional Sales Manager, Automatic Systems Turnstiles and other Pedestrian Entrance Control (PEC) devices are increasingly...
IndigoVision Mobile Center™: Security management on the go.

IndigoVision is Excited to be Exhibiting at ASIS International 2017

Come out and Visit IndigoVision at booth #1023 between the 26-28th September at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, in Dallas Texas, where you can view a fantastic selection of the...

GTL Inmate Tablets in ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards (Videos)

Technology is in nearly every aspect of our daily lives—our phones, thermostats, cars, and even down to our ovens and garage doors openers. Since the introduction of the smartphone, the expansion...
OT-Morpho opened their New Redwood City Innovation Center on Sept. 11th to collaborate with clients and partners on future of #banking, #payment, #digitalidentity. (Image courtesy of OT-Morpho)

OT-Morpho Opens New Hands-On Biometric & Dig ID Innovation Center

OT-Morpho has officially opened its first U.S. innovation center in Redwood City. The new center will take visitors on a biometric and digital journey encompassing banking, payments, IoT, telecom and retail paths...
The new HID Crescendo Temporary Access Card creates a PIV-like access experience for people who, unlike a full-time government employee, only need temporary access.

HID Helps US Gov’t Agencies with New Temp Access Card (Learn More)

HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, has announced a new standards-based identity and access management (IAM) solution for government agencies to more easily comply with the mandate to...
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Can Police Use Face ID to Unlock your iPhone X? (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By Russell Brandom, The Verge Today, Apple introduced a new flagship phone — the iPhone X — with a powerful new login system. Because phone’s all-glass front leaves no room for a home button, Apple...
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Iris ID to Demo OPALi Handheld Mobile Biometric Enrollment & ID Devices

Iris ID, a 2016 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Winner for Best Facial/Iris Recognition Solution, today announced two lightweight handheld mobile devices integrated with the OPALi™(opal-eye) iris recognition camera module. These handheld mobile...