In every emergency there is too much at stake to be delayed at the gate. SOS Silent, a competitor in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is saving lives, money and time.

Is Your Gated Community Equipped to Avert Disaster? (Learn How, Video)

Chris Clingan died from his wounds on June 16, 2013, after waiting nearly 10 minutes for first responders to save his life. The 22-year-old man was stabbed repeatedly by his roommate inside...
Vehicle to vehicle communication simplifies patrol planning and increases enforcement efficiency. Connecting enforcement vehicles through Plate Link increases compliance by making it easier to identify shared permit parking infractions.

AutoVu Now Allows Sharing of Parking Data Between Patrol Vehicles

Genetec, a Winner in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, and a leading technology provider of parking enforcement, unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, is introducing Plate Link,...
Available with capabilities for Lenel OnGuard power monitoring, ProWire’s real-time data monitors the performance of network-connected power, ensuring optimal system operation and up time.

LifeSafety ProWire Unified Power for Lenel OnGuard® Connected Devices

Lenel is making LifeSafety Power’s ProWire™ Unified Power Systems available for Lenel OnGuard®-connected devices. ProWire is an innovative, next-generation access system that integrates power and panels and is pre-wired for system power, lock...
The symposium will be held on June 15, 2018, in Washington, DC, and is intended to bring together FRA’s PTC experts and all 41 railroads congressionally mandated to implement PTC systems. Discussion will focus on the requirements for the December 31, 2018, statutory deadline and answers to industry questions.

FRA to Host Rail Symposium on PTC’s Statutory Reqs (Learn More, Video)

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT), Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) has announced its first-ever positive train control (PTC) symposium. The symposium will be held on June 15, 2018, in Washington, DC, and...
A Coast Guard representative launches the 'AeroVironment Puma' All-Environment drone during the Singing River Island payload evaluations. DHS and the Coast Guard can use this drone for multiple missions depending on the payload. (Courtesy of the U.S. Coast Guard)

DHS S&T Evaluating Drones for Use by Federal Agencies (See How, Video)

Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), commonly known as drones, have proven useful both for the military and the public. They can be relatively inexpensive devices with a variety of capabilities which includes obtaining...
At it's core, AIRFENCE can automatically detect, locate, track and take over UAV controls all on full auto, and can locate the operator with pin point accuracy in real time.

AIRFENCE Counter UAV Preps for Production with US DoD (Multi-Video)

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle's (UAV’s) pose a potential security risk to many environments including Airports, Prisons, Energy Facilities, Government offices, and Military bases. AIRFENCE has been designed with over 3 years of military...
A fragmented market and ecosystem mean it will take at least five years to get security to a meaningful level, explains Kevin Fogarty, technology editor at Semiconductor Engineering.

Why Industrial IoT (IIoT) Security Is So Difficult (Learn More, Videos)

By Kevin Fogarty, Semiconductor Engineering Despite the high risk of a market filled with billions of at least partially unprotected devices, it is likely to take five years or more to reach...
FUSE Tether System Enables Persistent and Safe Eye in the Sky Security

FUSE Employed for Enhanced Aerial Surveil of High School Graduations

Drone Aviation, a manufacturer of tethered drones and lighter-than-air aerostats, reports that its FUSE Tether System was utilized in a first-of-its-kind application of tethered drone technology by the Oro Valley Police Department as...
Saros is FLIR’s next-generation outdoor security product line that combines multiple traditional perimeter protection technologies into a unified solution to give security pros an affordable surveillance solution to utilize for large commercial deployment.

FLIR Saros Next-Gen Outdoor Security Line in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Award Program

FLIR Systems, Two-Time Winner in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner, is pleased to announce the new Saros™ line of security cameras, has been nominated to compete in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program. Saros is...
The SOFWERX ThunderDrone Rapid Prototyping Event (RPE) III demonstration at Nellis Air Force Base next month. SOFWERX is a Partnership Intermediary Agreement between Doolittle Institute and the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), created to investigate new technology in an effort to put the most advanced capabilities into our warfighters’ hands. (Courtesy of SOFWERX)

SOCOM Prepares for Game of Drones Prototyping Contest (Multi-Video)

What is ThunderDrone? ThunderDrone RPE III is the culmination of efforts which began in June 2017 when SOFWERX was asked by USSOCOM and the Strategic Capabilities Office to baseline where industry stood...