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  • Acquisitions Make ‘Security’ History

    By Natalia Kosk - Tuesday February 16, 2010
        Just these past few months, our industry has seen some of the most relevant news regarding acquisitions and mergers, an obvious outcome of the current economic state. Here's a brief recap on prominent acquisitions making headline across the...
  • New Year—New Design!

    By Natalia Kosk - Wednesday January 6, 2010
    It’s the start of a new year, heck a new decade, and Security Dealer & Integrator magazine is onboard with the launch of our completely redesigned publication, including a new logo, a fresh look and hard-hitting content. Every month we will cover the...
  • Does growth in cloud computing lead to an even bigger security risk?

    By Natalia Kosk - Tuesday November 10, 2009
    There’s no denying that everyone is talking about the growth of cloud computing. Despite the fact that the concept is nothing new it is expected to become a multiple billion dollar industry within the next few years. In the security industry and for...
  • November 11th seminar addresses Illinois PERC Law and Regulations

    By Natalia Kosk - Friday October 23, 2009
        On November 11, 2009, from 3:00-5:00 p.m., Illinois alarm dealers have a one-time only opportunity to attend attorney Edward Williams’ “PERC Nuts & Bolts” seminar.    The Permanent Employee Registration Card (PERC) compliance...
  • SD&I November and December Product Showcase

    By Natalia Kosk - Tuesday October 6, 2009
    We’re getting down to the wire with the holidays upon us and 2010 is not far away! Have new products you want to submit into our November or December issue? Send them today! Our November issue is showcasing a special product section on Card Readers...
  • Airport security main concern for Brazil

    By Natalia Kosk - Monday October 5, 2009
    With Rio de Janiero winning the bid to host the 2016 Olympic games, as well as hosting the 2014 World Cup, the years ahead are sure to be Brazil’s ticket to improving the country’s tourist flow, especially with many soccer enthusiasts already...
  • Technology—Gaining Ground in Schools

    By Natalia Kosk - Thursday September 3, 2009
    Is technology butting in where it doesn’t belong? That may be a question many parents might be asking, especially when they see that their kids are reading chapters from textbooks through their IPhone. A number of cases prove that it might be time for...
  • History revisited and history in the making

    By Natalia Kosk - Wednesday August 26, 2009
    It is a sad day as we mourn the passing of Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, remembered most for his powerful efforts on health care and civil rights but most relevant to the public as the last surviving son in the historic Kennedy family. Ironically enough, having...
  • Got new products? SD&I wants to show them!

    By Natalia Kosk - Thursday August 20, 2009
    Each month, Security Dealer & Integrator magazine publishes a special product focus, showcasing your company’s newest products or product updates. With new technological developments in Access Control, IP Video, CCTV and other aspects of the security...
  • Unfortunate worksite accident leaves young boy dead

    By Natalia Kosk - Tuesday August 18, 2009
    As a writer who used to cover such news in my previous work history, a particular story in today’s morning paper pulled at my heartstrings as my eyes scanned the headline and story: "Boy killed in accident at work site with dad." According to the...