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LenelS2 BlueDiamond Mobile-Ready Readers OSDP Approved by SIA

LenelS2, the 2020 Gold 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Access Control & Authentication System, and Recognized in their Third Consecutive 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has introduced a new line of...
Architecturally minded security designers are managing competing goals of security, safety, health and beauty into today’s entrance control systems, such as Smartphone Access Systems like those from HID Global, which blend well with 2020 Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Award Winner SlimLane EPR Swing Glass Turnstiles.

Contactless Access Control is Key for Security Entrance Lanes in 2021

Guest Editorial by Mike McGovern, PSP, Automatic Systems and Frank Scala, PSP, CTS, WSP USA Do you want to be secure, safe, healthy, and beautiful? Maybe just add “happy” and we have a...
HID Global adds first finished access control card certified to the TÜViT security evaluation methodology, plus the new Seos Essential, an economical option for simplicity and security.

HID Unveils 2 New Seos Credentials, 1st to Achieve SEAL-5 Certification

HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, and Double 'ASTORS' Award Winner in American Security Today's 2020 Homeland Security Awards Program, has expanded its award-winning Seos® credential family with...
New FLIR TrafiSense AI and TrafiCam AI with Artificial Intelligence at the Edge Optimizes Traffic Flow for Improved Roadway Efficiency and Safety

FLIR Introduces AI Traffic Cameras for Predictive Traffic Management

FLIR Systems, who was recently recognized a Winner in their Fifth Annual 'ASTORS' Awards Program, has proudly introduced intelligent traffic system cameras, the FLIR TrafiSense™ AI* with thermal imaging and the FLIR TrafiCam™ AI...
Engineered for at least 500,000 cycles (opens/closes) at speeds of up to 24” per second, the patented curved vertical links minimize noise and vibrations for smooth and quiet operation that will not disturb building tenants or patrons.

Extreme MicroCoil Grille Nominated to Compete in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

CornellCookson, a Double 2019 'ASTORS' Award Winner, is pleased to announce that the company's Extreme® MicroCoil® Grille, is the First of Two products that have been nominated to compete in the...
'ASTORS' Award Winning CT-based turnstile manufacturer teams up with Siemens to implement an integrated security solution for nation’s housing finance giant.

Aeroturn Turnstiles Selected by Leading Housing Finance Lender

Aeroturn LLC, a leading turnstile manufacturer that offers 100% Made in the USA turnstiles, and a 2020 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Pedestrian Entrance Control Solution, has been selected to deploy...
Sophisticated hackers that targeted the water treatment plant during the Super Ball last weekend, reportedly monitored the facility remotely, using an old version of Microsoft Windows and a password to access an disused version of the plant's remote management software. (Courtesy of Manuel Darío Fuentes Hernández from Pixabay)

Why Water Plants are So Vulnerable to Hackers

February 10, 2021 – In Breaking News – Fortune A hacker’s botched attempt to poison the water supply of a small Florida city is raising alarms about just how vulnerable the nation's...
If it’s moving, it’s Rajant. Industrial Wireless Networks Unleashed. The leading industrial wireless mesh network, Rajant Kinetic Mesh® is fully mobile and intelligently adapts to change – instantly and without outside intervention – to keep mission-critical operations moving.

‘ASTORS’ Winner RAJANT Earns Six Sigma Quality Process Mgmt Cert

Rajant Corporation, the Kinetic Mesh® wireless network provider, and the 2020 Platinum Award Winner for Best Wireless Network Security Solution in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has received Lean Six...
Hanwha Techwin's Video Surveillance Trend Predictions of 2020 include AI End-to-End Security Solutions, Cybersecurity, Cloud-based Data Insights, Privacy Protection and Vertical Specialized Solutions.

See Top 5 Video Surveillance Trends for 2021 from Hanwha Techwin

Hanwha Techwin, a global supplier of IP and analog video surveillance solutions, and a Double Platinum Award Winner in the 2020 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has announced its top five key trend predictions...