ShotSpotter, which helps law enforcement officials identify, locate and deter gun violence, and a 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce ShotSpotter has been nominated to compete in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program from AST.

ShotSpotter Returns to Compete in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Multi-Video)

In urban communities across the country, gun violence has become one of the most critical challenges facing our cities. At stake are public safety and public health, with cities seeing improvements increasingly...
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Arecont Vision Costar Competes in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Arecont Vision Costar, a leader in network-based video surveillance solutions recognized in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the company's new SurroundVideo® Omni SX has been nominated to...
LifeWay chose Automatic Systems’ SlimLane EPR optical turnstiles for the lobby and its ParkPlus smart parking barrier gates for the parking garage. LifeWay’s existing access control system was incorporated into the Automatic Systems’ networkable security optical turnstiles, allowing for a streamlined, ultra-reliable access control process.

LifeWay Christian Resources Upgrade Access Control for Nashville HQ

LifeWay Christian Resources, one of the world's largest providers of Christian resources, recently constructed a new building to house its Nashville, TN headquarters (HQ), with the objective of reducing square footage...
Users can display security camera live video on digital monitors without the cost, complexity and security risk of client workstations. (Courtesy of Eagle Eye Networks)

Eagle Eye Cloud VMS Integrates with IONODES Secure Display Stations

Eagle Eye Networks and IONODES are partnering on the integration of Secure Display Stations with the Eagle Eye Cloud VMS, to deliver Eagle Eye Cloud VMS users seamless live video wall...
An automaker with 100+ manufacturing facilities in 30+ countries implemented Indegy to monitor and track production changes and controller upgrades in real-time, discover/maintain accurate OT inventory, and provide a rich audit trail for forensics. (Courtesy of Indegy)

Indegy Unifies OT and IT Security with Partners Palo Alto Networks

Indegy, a leading provider of security solutions for both industrial control system (ICS) and operational technology (OT) environments, and a New Competitor in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is...

DHS S&T to Host Cutting-Edge Biometric Technology Systems

Balancing speed and security at checkpoints, like airports, is essential to ensuring safe, reliable travel. Many of these checkpoints are increasingly using biometric technology to improve speed and reliability, and while recent...
Man reported as suspicious person by UCF Police. (Courtesy of University of Central Florida Police Department)

What IS a Suspicious Person or a Suspicious Package?

Guest Editorial By Joseph Pangaro, CPM Ever since the events of September 11, 2001 and the seemingly endless horrors of school and workplace shootings we have been more vigilant than ever before. We...
An automaker with 100+ manufacturing facilities in 30+ countries implemented Indegy to monitor and track production changes and controller upgrades in real-time, discover/maintain accurate OT inventory, and provide a rich audit trail for forensics. (Courtesy of Indegy)

Indegy Industrial Cyber Security Firm Competes in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Industrial control system (ICS) networks including SCADA systems are vulnerable to cyber threats on several fronts. First, operational technology (OT) networks that control the critical infrastructure in industrial operations lack basic security...
Using biometric eGates, which will recognize international travelers by their face, the platform will allow them to board their aircraft in seconds, matching the live faces with previously enrolled and stored images, with no need for them to present either passports or boarding passes at the gate. (Courtesy of Vision-Box)

JFK Airport T1 & Vision-Box to Roll Out Facial Recognition Boarding

New York’s John F. Kennedy (JFK) Airport Terminal One Group and Vision-Box are modernizing passenger processing have signed a cooperation agreement roll out one of the largest biometric boarding airport platforms...
Surveillance drones are here and ready to be deployed as an additional sensor in your video management system. (Courtesy of PureTech Systems)

Why Your Video Management System Needs a Drone, PureTech Systems

By PureTech, the Platinum Award Winner in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Mobile Surveillance ISR What was once just science fiction, along with artificial intelligence and driverless cars, surveillance...