As the Platinum Award Winner for the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award “Best Fire & Safety System,” three years running - the SOS (Siren Operated Sensors) Silent fills an urgent need for first responders to access gated communities without stopping or leaving their vehicle to enter a code or to use a key.

Emergency Access is Urgent!

As more of us choose to live in gated communities or put a gate on our private residence, it’s increasingly important to support emergency responders with the tools they need to...
New AI-Ready HD Thermal Imaging System Reduces Costs and Logistics; Boosts Surveillance Capability for Border and Infrastructure Security, Force Protection, and Counter-UAS Applications

FLIR Unveils Ranger HDC MR High-Definition Mid-Range Surveil System

FLIR Systems, a Platinum Award Winner in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Four Consecutive Years, has launched the FLIR Ranger® HDC MR, a new high-definition mid-range surveillance system. The FLIR...
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Meet HID Signo: Open, Connected Access Control, Redesigned (Videos)

Say hello to Signo, the signature line of access control readers from HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, and a Platinum Award Winner in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security...
IP Multi-Tenant Video Intercom A sophisticated, yet simple way to connect a variety of mixed-use building, the IXG Series is a complete network-based communication solution with unlimited possibilities for any multi-tenant security application.

Aiphone Unveils IXG Multi-Tenant Video Intercom with Mobile App

Aiphone's new IXG Series IP-based video intercom is a comprehensive solution providing multi-tenant and mixed-use building managers with reliable network communication and entry security along, along with the added convenience of...

McLaren Racing Relies on Darktrace AI to Defend Against CyberAttacks

Darktrace, a leading cyber AI company and Winner in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has been selected by McLaren Racing an their AI Cyber Security Partner. This new multi-year partnership...
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Hanwha to Unveil New PoE Extender Cameras at ISC West

Hanwha Techwin America, a global supplier of IP and analog video surveillance solutions, and a Winner in the last Two Consecutive 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Programs, will demonstrate new Power over...

SC School Districts Champion Evolve Free-Flow Weapons Detection System

Evolv Technology, a Winner in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has seen South Carolina school districts Spartanburg County District 6 and Florence 1 Schools install Evolv’s AI-based, free-flow weapons-detection systems to keep...
'ASTORS' Award-Winning Amulet Ballistic Technology is now actively protecting US Federal Agency front-line Security Personnel and visitors from a full spectrum of ballistic violence.

Amulet Introduces Screen Defender™ to Safeguard Security Checkpoints

Physical screening at Security Checkpoints is a key component of Access Control.  ​ While much thought is put into the technology and practices utilized to detect the presence of contraband, including weapons, virtually no...
The OFFSET program hosts its third field experiment in Camp Shelby, Miss. (Courtesy of DARPAtv and YouTube.)

DARPA Robotic Swarm Exercise Conducts Urban Raid Demo (Video)

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the Pentagon’s research branch, DARPA, which was recognized in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is working to train robots for war. In December, in...

Have the Right Security, Right Away

Access security is not a one-size-fits-all solution. It’s about assessing security needs and weighing door options to fit individual requirements.  Rolling security doors not only come in many shapes and sizes, but...