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  • ESX 2010 Coverage Part 2: Consumer Driven Technology Drives the Show

    By Natalia Kosk - Friday June 18, 2010
    Pittsburgh—The lines between consumer and security products are crossing. We caught a glimpse of this from some manufacturers earlier this year at ISC West, such as Panasonic Security Systems Company who showcased a consumer line of surveillance...
  • ESX 2010: The Show is Just Getting Started

    By Natalia Kosk - Wednesday June 16, 2010
    It’s not your typical ISC West  or other trade show but as a first-time attendee at this year’s ESX 2010, I have to say that for a small show it definitely packs a punch thus far. Although the exhibit show floor opens today, many attendees flew in...
  • Integrated Security Systems on Campus

    By Natalia Kosk - Wednesday June 2, 2010
    Many of you who attended the Milestone Integration Platform Symposium (MIPS), an IP video surveillance & integration educational and networking event presented by Milestone Systems in February, may remember a presentation by Chief Barbara O’Connor of...
  • Music 'Rocks' Its Way Into PSA-TEC

    By Natalia Kosk - Wednesday May 26, 2010
        Day two of PSA-TEC in Rosemont, Ill., sponsored by the PSA Security Network, based in Westminster, Colo., meant getting out on the show floor and getting in front of those exhibiting vendors to learn about solutions and ask any final questions...
  • Open Solutions Lead the Way

    By Natalia Kosk - Monday April 26, 2010
    If you’re not already investing in open solutions, there’s no time like the present to start. Open platform IP video management specialist Milestone Systems, partnered with Arecont Vision and Pivot3 , took their Complete IP Solution Show on the...
  • SD&I opportunities: product showcase

    By Natalia Kosk - Wednesday April 7, 2010
       Security Dealer & Integrator has lots of opportunities coming, including a number of different showcases highlighting new products and innovative solutions. Here is a sneak peek of what we’ve got cooking for the next few months:    Our annual...
  • Visonic Presents Trends and Strategies for the Industry

    By Natalia Kosk - Saturday March 27, 2010
    March 24, Las Vegas—For most of those in the security industry, this year’s ISC West is not the first of these types of security trade shows. And in some cases, such as last year when the economy felt the hard impact of the recession, it’s quite...
  • Panasonic Showcases Innovative Solutions at ISC West

    By Natalia Kosk - Friday March 26, 2010
    It’s undeniable that the security industry, over the past few months, witnessed an increased number of mergers and acquisitions. And for 2010, IMS Research predicted that we will continue to see an increase in such developments. Partnerships between...
  • Kwikset files lawsuit against Schlage Lock Company

    By Natalia Kosk - Thursday March 4, 2010
        Kwikset, Lake Forest, Calif., provider of door hardware and locksets, amended a previously filed patent infringement lawsuit against Schlage Lock Company LLC, Carmel, Ind., alleging that Schlage’s advertising and packaging for the Schlage...
  • Student Privacy Issues Center of Attention at Philadelphia School District

    By Natalia Kosk - Monday February 22, 2010
       A lawsuit brought against the Lower Merion School District, a suburban Philadelphia school district, raises some serious questions and gives a whole new meaning to the phrase ‘crossing the line.’     The lawsuit accuses the school...