NEC National Security Systems (NSS) provides full-service solutions for large agencies using the intellectual property and resources of the global NEC brand. (Courtesy of YouTube)

NEC National Security Systems to Compete in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Redstone Arsenal, one of the most important military bases in the United States (serving the Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Justice (DOJ), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and...
Smart, flexible, convenient, and secure - Gallagher’s Command Centre Mobile is transforming the way organizations manage their access control.

Gallagher Earns Double Gold for Access Control & Perimeter Tech

Leading global security manufacturer, Gallagher, is the proud recipient of two Gold American Security Today 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards. Gallagher Command Centre Mobile was awarded in the Best Access Control and...
The Transportation Security Administration will roll out new, futuristic scanners at airport checkpoints capable of detecting prohibited items and maybe even speeding up the screening process. (Courtesy of the TSA)

TSA Getting Futuristic Scanners to Help Get Through Security Faster

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA), which was recognized with a Platinum Award in the 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Program for 'Excellence in National Security for Traveler Security Management,' has awarded two orders...
When we think of situational awareness and incident response, we can only be as effective as the preparation and planning among all stakeholders.  If we prepare and operate in individual silos, the response and outcome will be less effective and will likely result in immeasurable loss.

Unified Situational Awareness by Valor Systems Founder & CEO

Guest Editorial by William Rendina, Founder & CEO, Valor Systems, Inc. Situational Awareness is often thought of as an isolated situation.  While that may be the case, it may also be a...

Quantum Tech Sciences Expands Security Channel Partner Initiative

Quantum Technology Sciences, an intrusion detection solutions provider, and a 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Gold Winner for Best Perimeter Protection, has expanded the company’s channel partner initiative and the addition of security...

NEC Rebrands Biometrics & ID Division (Learn More, Multi-Video)

NEC Corporation of America (NEC) is rebranding it biometrics division, widely known for its award-winning suite of facial, fingerprint, palm print and multi-modal biometrics identification solutions, to reflect its expanding market offerings. The...

Robotic Assistance Devices in ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Multi-Video)

Robotic Assistance Devices (RAD), an innovator in artificial intelligence and robotics, and exclusive North American assembly partner for SMP Robotics, is pleased to announce their SMP/RAD S5 Robotic Guard has been...
Automatic Systems America, is a Platinum Award Winner in their Third Consecutive ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Competition, and a Proud Sponsor of the 2018 'ASTORS' Awards Presentation Luncheon.

How to Design Effective Pedestrian Entrance Control Systems

Automatic Systems has put together this comprehensive guide, suitable for beginners and experts alike, which addresses the critical issues for selection and design of pedestrian entrance control systems. By Mike McGovern, Regional Sales...

Special Event Security: Protecting Soft Targets Against Terrorism

Guest editorial by Peter D. Yachmetz The terror threat facing today’s law enforcement and individuals charged with special event security is more sophisticated than in previous generations. Today’s terrorists can operate alone and/or in...
Michael Madsen, AST Pubisher, presenting Steve Reinharz, President and CEO, Robotic Assistance Devices with the 2017 'ASTORS' Excellence in Homeland Security Award at ISC East.

RAD Enters into Strategic Agreement with Allied Universal (Multi-Video)

On the Move Systems is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary Robotic Assistance Devices (RAD), the 2017 Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Robotic Perimeter Protection Solution, has executed a...