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Apollo Video in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Award Program (Multi-Video & Applications)

Apollo Video Technology (Apollo Video), a 2016 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winner, is pleased to announce the RoadRunner 4K™ has been nominated to compete in the 2018 'ASTORS' Awards Program. A leading manufacturer...
Desktop Alert Inc.is a worldwide recognized leader in providing best-of-breed enterprise-class, network-centric emergency mass notification systems to private, industrial, military, government and commercial organizations.

Desktop Alert Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program (Video)

Desktop Alert, a leading provider of enterprise mass notification and emergency communications products, is pleased to announce that the company's Emergency Response and Mass Notification System has been nominated to compete in the...
KDADS’ background check portal, KanCheck, has been developed and built through a grant from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) at no cost to the State of Kansas. 

Kansas Starts Care Home Fingerprint Background Checks (Learn More)

Governor Jeff Colyer, M.D., signed into law Thursday a bill authorizing the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services’ (KDADS) Health Occupations Credentialing program to conduct national fingerprint-based background checks on...

Active Shooters: An Evolving Threat Requires an Updated Solution

Guest Editorial by Ben Aubin, Security Specialist I. Summary With an increase in active shooter incidents comes the inevitable evolution in the shootings themselves. Unfortunately, while active shooter incidents remain fluid and dynamic the...
Gatwick will be looking at how long each interaction takes, what this means for queue times, how it simplifies the passenger journey, how passengers interact with the technology, and how intuitive the process is - which also has the potential to improve aircraft departure times.

Gatwick & easyJet Launch ‘UK First’ Biometric Boarding Trial (Multi-Video)

By Breaking Travel News Gatwick Airport has today announced the UK’s first trial of end-to-end biometrics - where personal data collected at the airport’s self-service bag drops will be recognized by new...
G-FENCE 3000 is a standalone, virtually infrastructure-free, fence-mounted intrusion detection system using accelerometer technology for perimeter security of sensitive site configurations such as: utilities and sub-stations, oil refineries, nuclear power plants, airports, corrections, etc.

PROTECH G-FENCE 3000 Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Protection Technologies, Inc. (PROTECH), a US-based manufacturer and Winner in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the company's G-FENCE 3000 has been nominated in the 2018 'ASTORS' Awards Program. G-FENCE...
All railroads subject to the statutory PTC implementation mandate must implement FRA-certified and interoperable PTC systems by the end of the year.

FRA Issues $250M Notice of Funding Opportunity for PTC Projects (Video)

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) today issued a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for $250 million in Positive Train Control (PTC) Systems Grants. “These funds are part...
A six year U.S. ICE HSI Philadelphia investigation led to a $95M recovery, including $80M criminal forfeiture money judgment and $15M in civil payment, representing the largest payment ever levied in an immigration case.

ICE Worksite Enforcement Investigations Double Over FY17

Less than seven months after U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Deputy Director Thomas Homan issued a directive that called for increased worksite enforcement investigations to ensure U.S. businesses maintain a...
Combining two key security functions in one cutting-edge product, the Senstar LM100 Hybrid Perimeter Intrusion Detection and Intelligent Lighting System acts as a powerful deterrent against intruders, detecting and illuminating them at the fence line while alerting a security management system (SMS).

Senstar ‘2 in 1’ Intel Light & Detect System in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Senstar Corporation is pleased to announce the world’s first hybrid perimeter intrusion detection and intelligent lighting system, the Senstar LM100, has been nominated to compete in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program. A 2-in-1 product, the...
High-Speed Wi-Fi Improvements Underway for Amtrak Northeast Corridor Customers

Amtrak NEC Travelers to Experience Faster, More Reliable Free Wi-Fi

Travelers on the Amtrak Northeast Corridor (NEC) will soon enjoy improved Wi-Fi, with a more reliable and easier connection to high-speed broadband. Amtrak Acela Express customers are already benefiting from performance tuning, including improved...