During public safety threats such as active shooter situations, terrorist attacks or severe weather conditions, as well as critical business events including IT outages, cyber-attacks or other incidents such as product recalls or supply-chain interruptions, nearly 4,700 global customers rely on the company’s Critical Event Management Platform to quickly and reliably aggregate and assess threat data, locate people at risk and responders able to assist, automate the execution of pre-defined communications processes through the secure delivery to over 100 different communication devices,

Everbridge CEM Chosen a Finalist in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Videos)

Everbridge, a global software company that provides enterprise software applications that automate and accelerate organizations’ operational response, and a Double Award Winner in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce...
Verint incorporated technologies and best practices that use Identity Analytics to improve the customer experience by reducing the time to authenticate callers, and also improve operational efficiencies and significantly reduce fraud losses.

Verint Named a Voice Biometrics Leader in Recent Analyst Report

Verint® Systems, a global leader in Actionable Intelligence® solutions with a focus on customer engagement optimization and cyber intelligence, and a Two-Time Finalist in the 2019 'ASTORS' Awards Program, has been recognized...
'ASTORS' Award-Winning SWORD - Mobile Based Security providing an IoT Level of Situational Awareness that proactively detects and deters threats as they enter the venue, instantly delivery actionable intelligence to security personnel at the exact moment they need it.

SWORD Returns as Premium Sponsor for 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

With more and more so-called soft targets being attacked around the world, heightened security is needed virtually everywhere. With the ongoing threat of global terrorism or instances of mass shootings or other...
ASR Alert Systems is a state of the art security technology specializing in the field of threat and medical alert notifications to Law Enforcement, First Responders and those individuals within the building or organization in the event of a crisis.

ASR Alert Systems a New Finalist in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ (See in Action, Video)

ASR Alert Systems, a new competitor in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the ASR Alert System, has been selected as a Finalist. ASR Alert Systems is...
The AeroVironment Puma 3 AE is a fully man-portable UAS is easy to transport, deploy and operate, and can be launched from anywhere, at any time, requiring no additional infrastructure, such as runways or launch devices. (Courtesy of AeroVironment)

AeroVironment Receives $5.25M Contract for US Border Patrol

AeroVironment has received a $5,254,912 firm fixed-price contract award for PumaTM 3 AE systems and support equipment on August 8, 2019 for the U.S. Border Patrol (USBP), which has been nominated in the...
“Every day facial recognition technologies help law enforcement to generate leads in cases, such as homicide, rape, armed robbery and other violent crime, as well as for non-enforcement reasons, including identifying elderly persons stricken with dementia, finding lost and missing children, identifying homeless persons with mental illness and identifying deceased persons,” explains Carl Szabo, Vice President and General Counsel of NetChoice.

Group Defends Facial Recognition Use by Police in Massachusetts

Law enforcement agencies across the country use facial recognition technology to generate leads in criminal cases. Not surprisingly, most Americans approve of this use of technology. Surveys show that a majority of Americans (55%)...
KEEP YOUR PEOPLE SAFE, INFORMED, AND CONNECTED Use AlertMedia's mass notification software to communicate during critical events.

AlertMedia Chosen for Three Finalist Spots in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

In August 2019, AlertMedia was ranked #285 on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing privately held companies in America—making AlertMedia the 35th-ranked software company in the country and the...
The funds will be used to develop school threat assessment teams and pursue technological solutions to improve reporting of suspicious activity in and around schools, as well as implement or improve school safety measures, such as coordination with law enforcement, the use of metal detectors, locks, lighting and other deterrent measures, and more.

DOJ Awards $85.3M in Grants to Bolster School Security Measures

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has awarded more than $85.3 million to address school security and violence, which includes funding to educate and train students and faculty, plus support first responders...
A new addition to Axis’ network camera portfolio, the reliable and robust, heavy-duty AXIS Q6215-LE network camera is designed to operate in extreme weather conditions, without sacrificing surveillance quality or capabilities.

Axis Communications PTZ Cameras, Finalists in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Axis Communications, who was recognized with Wins in the last Three Consecutive 'ASTORS' Awards Programs, is pleased to announce their AXIS Q6155-E PTZ Dome Network Camera and AXIS Q6215-LE PTZ Network...
2019 'ASTORS' Finalist Smiths Detection, is opening new doors with integrated checkpoints using unique biometric identifiers to deliver risk-based screening at departure, transit and arrival airports to streamline the checkpoint journey to make it even safer and more efficient.

Smiths Detection Showcases Biometric Checkpoint Solutions

Smiths Detection, a global threat detection and security technologies company, and new competitor in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is showcasing an integrated checkpoint solution at inter airport Europe 2019,...