October 2022

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CSaaS is one way for integrators hosting central stations to deal with rapidly aging central station receivers and evolving IT and staffing needs.
Central Station Alarm Monitoring

Cloud-Hosted Central Stations: The New Alternative

Oct. 31, 2022
CSaaS is one way for integrators hosting central stations to deal with rapidly aging central station receivers and evolving IT and staffing needs
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Check out this step-by-step guide to ensuring the financial success of cloud VMS rollouts for integrators while delivering functional success to customers.

How to Maximize Cloud VMS Rollouts

Oct. 12, 2022
A step-by-step guide to ensuring financial success for integrators while delivering functional success to customers (Security Business October 2022 cover story)
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While the American Data Privacy and Protection Act is still in the relatively early stages in Congress, it could have a major impact on security businesses – from manufacturer to integrator to end-user.
Information Security

Analysis: The Potential Impact of a National Privacy Law

Oct. 12, 2022
While the American Data Privacy and Protection Act is still in the relatively early stages in Congress, it could have a major impact on security businesses – from manufacturer...
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Third-Party Providers

2022 Wholesale & Third-Party Central Station Monitoring Directory

Oct. 12, 2022
Annual Security Business magazine section with featured and state-by-state listings of providers in the United States and Canada
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Remote video monitoring (RVM) infuses automatic detection and deterrence with AI to optimize monitoring labor costs.
Alarms & Monitoring

Game-Changers in Remote Video Monitoring (RVM)

Oct. 12, 2022
RVM infuses automatic detection and deterrence with AI to optimize monitoring labor costs

More content from October 2022

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AI-powered technologies are providing the return on security investment that many end-users are looking for.
Video Analytics

Advanced Analytics Paint a ROSI Picture

Oct. 12, 2022
AI-powered technologies are providing the return on security investment that many end-users are looking for
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Learn how sub-GHz frequencies lead to better communication, battery life and more inside the modern smart home.
Smart Home

Sub-GHz: A Critical Piece of the Smart Home Puzzle

Oct. 12, 2022
How the frequencies lead to better communication, battery life and more
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Hosted/Managed Video Surveillance

Tech Trends: The Integrator’s Guide to Cloud Video

Oct. 12, 2022
As the cloud conversations get deeper and more intense in the industry, be sure your foundational knowledge is complete
Candice Aragon is VP of Marketing and Education for PSA Security Network. Request more info about PSA at www.securityinfowatch.com/10214742.

Insider Intelligence: Helping to Further Women in Security

Oct. 12, 2022
Adopting these concepts in an organization will go a long way to addressing the challenges women face in security workplaces
Chris Peterson is the founder and president of Vector Firm (www.vectorfirm.com), a sales consulting and training company built specifically for the security industry. Use 'Security Business' as a coupon code to receive a 10% lifetime discount at www.vectorfirmacademy.com. To request more info about the company, visit www.securityinfowatch.com/12361573.

Modern Selling: 3 Reasons to Pick up the Phone

Oct. 12, 2022
Salespeople should know when an actual voice call will be more effective than a text or email message
Sophie DeJulius is Executive Recruiter-Security Technology for Recruit Group (https://recruitgrp.com), with a focus on security industry operations, sales, and sales leadership.

Recruiting Roadmap: Post-Trade Show Best Practices

Oct. 12, 2022
Three keys for networking with potential hires once the lights in the exhibit hall go out
Timothy J. Pastore, Esq., is a Partner in the New York office of Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP (www.mmwr.com), where he is Vice-Chair of the Litigation Department. Before entering private practice, Mr. Pastore was an officer and Judge Advocate General (JAG) in the U.S. Air Force and a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice. Reach him at (212) 551-7707 or by e-mail at tpastore@mmwr.com.
Access Control

Legal Brief: Latch Faces Class Action

Potential securities law violations have the access control manufacturer under the microscope
Paul Rothman is Editor-in-Chief of Security Business magazine. Email him your comments and questions at prothman@securitybusinessmag.com. Access the current issue, full archives and apply for a free subscription at www.securitybusinessmag.com.

Editor's Note: Back to the Office

Oct. 12, 2022
Despite the demand and success of remote and hybrid working, it makes sense for integrators to be in favor of in-person attendance
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Smart Home

The Smart Money: 5 Areas Where Home Security Can Be Extended

Oct. 12, 2022
How residential integrators can diversify their offerings to provide customer peace of mind along with new sources of recurring revenue
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Security Business New Products (October 2022)

Oct. 12, 2022
The latest from security manufacturers
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Technology Roundtable: Multi-Family Housing

Oct. 12, 2022
How PropTech is changing the game for apartments, condos, student living and more (sponsored by dormakaba)
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Security Executives

SIA and ASIS NYC chapter announce 2022 keynote speakers for ISC East

Tomás Maldonado, CISO of the National Football League and Ryan McKenzie, Vice President of Stadium Technology at MetLife Stadium headline ISC East's Keynote Series
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Surfaro on the Scene: Live GSX Booth Videos

Sept. 28, 2022
Expert technologist Steve Surfaro uncovers hot tech at GSX, including stops at Shooter Detection Systems, Camio, Quanergy, Field Forensics Inc., Lantronix, Global Guardian, Hakimo...
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Smart Home

Nice sunsets Nortek Control brand and name

Sept. 28, 2022
Select brands begin the transition to a comprehensive solutions portfolio under Nice
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Everbridge Appoints David Alexander as Chief Marketing Officer to Lead Strategy and Vision for Global Brand and Demand
Security Executives

Alexander to lead Everbridge marketing efforts

Sept. 27, 2022
Everbridge appoints David Alexander as Chief Marketing Officer to lead strategy and vision for global brand and demand
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Industry Trade Associations

Doyle Security Systems CEO Kevin Stone to lead ESA finance committee

Sept. 22, 2022
Kevin Stone, CEO of Doyle Security Systems in Rochester, NY, who has recently been appointed as Treasurer on the Electronic Security Association’s Board of Directors, additionally...
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Security Executives

Nasdaq’s chief economist, Phil Mackintosh, to keynote SNG on economic conditions

Securing New Ground (SNG) announced that Nasdaq's chief economist, Phil Mackintosh, will deliver remarks on current business conditions and economic indicators on day 2 of the...
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New features developed for the humanoid robot in partnership with Norway-based robotics company, Halodi, include a camera system that allows for a full 360-degree range of sight.

ADT Commercial shows off humanoid robotics, indoor drones at GSX

Sept. 22, 2022
ADT Commercial is nearing commercialization of its intelligent autonomous guarding solutions, and showcased new updates to its innovative humanoid robotics and indoor drone technologies...
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Sciens Building Solutions announces first acquisition in Maryland

Sept. 22, 2022
Sciens Building Solutions has added to its growing portfolio with the acquisition of Maryland-based LS Systems.
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Video Surveillance

MOBOTIX and Scylla join forces to release threat detection solution for healthcare facilities

Sept. 21, 2022
MOBOTIX and Scylla have joined forces to provide a real-time physical threat detection solution to help better protect healthcare facilities.
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Video Surveillance

Camect and Netwatch North America announce strategic integration

Sept. 20, 2022
Camect, a leading smart hub device that adds artificial intelligence detection to all ONVIF and RTSP security cameras, announced a strategic integration with Netwatch North America...
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Data Transmission Equipment

BCD partners with Tiger Technology to deliver zero-loss failover for Milestone XProtect

Sept. 19, 2022
BCD is partnering with Tiger Technology to provide Surveillance HA, an on-premises zero-loss failover solution for Milestone XProtect appliances. The solution utilizes Tiger Technology...
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Industry News

Boon Edam opens new U.S. headquarters and technology center in downtown Raleigh

Sept. 16, 2022
Boon Edam announced the official opening of their new headquarters and technology center in downtown Raleigh, N.C.
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Facial Recognition Solutions

Alcatraz AI receives $25 million series-A funding to accelerate international growth

Sept. 15, 2022
Alcatraz AI has raised a $25 million in Series A funding to focus on global expansion and product innovation to meet a variety of use cases as organizations continue to modernize...
According to a Justice Department statement, ASSA ABLOY's acquisition of Spectrum Brands' HHI Division would create a “near-monopoly” in premium mechanical door hardware and more than a 50% share in smart locks.
Access Control

Justice Department sues to block ASSA ABLOY-Spectrum Brands HHI merger

Sept. 15, 2022
Lawsuit claims antitrust concerns; both companies vow to defend $4.3 billion deal
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Access Control Software & Management Systems

GSX 2022 Show Floor Spotlight: AMAG

Sept. 14, 2022
AMAG provides GSX crowd a preview of its latest Symmetry security solutions, including new reporting software
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Access Control Software & Management Systems

GSX 2022 Show Floor Spotlight: AlertEnterprise

Sept. 13, 2022
Why SaaS providers such as AlertEnterprise are important to physical security and business operations
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GSX 2022 Show Floor Spotlight: Hanwha Techwin America

Sept. 13, 2022
The importance of using products ‘built on trust’
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Video Surveillance

GSX 2022 Show Floor Spotlight: Milestone Systems, Inc.

Sept. 13, 2022
How data-driven video technology can empower an organization’s risk posture
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Access Control

On the Scene at GSX: Oloid brings new slant to physical access control

Sept. 13, 2022
Company’s CEO provides an overview of their retrofit access control products and shifting the industry to more SaaS-based business models
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Intercom Solutions

On the Scene at GSX: Aiphone has simple security message

Sept. 13, 2022
New products fit with the company’s theme of delivering a superior experience
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Access Control

On the Scene at GSX: ASSA ABLOY Academy upgrades learning experience platform

Sept. 13, 2022
New platform brings more intuitive navigation and enables companies to manage employee training
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GSX 2022 Show Floor Spotlight: Trackforce/Valiant

Sept. 13, 2022
Trackforce-Valiant recent acquisitions pave the way for a best-of-breed approach to security
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Video Surveillance

GSX 2022 Show Floor Spotlight: IPVideo Corp.

How implementing smart sensor technologies can boost your security posture
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Video Management Software/VMS

GSX 2022 Show Floor Spotlight: Genetec Inc.

Sept. 12, 2022
Security Center previews a significant new element to its software management suite, as cloud offerings expand
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Access Control

GSX 2022 Show Floor Spotlight: ASSA ABLOY

Sept. 12, 2022
Ways to create a more resilient security footprint through assessment and proper technology implementation
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Monitors & Video Walls

GSX 2022 Show Floor Spotlight: Vistacom Inc.

Sept. 12, 2022
The issue of creating a functional and proactive security operations control center is a critical business decision
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GSX 2022 Show Floor Spotlight: Prosegur

Sept. 12, 2022
How managing risk has emerged as a prime driver for enterprise security operations
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Convergint acquires MVP Tech

Acquisition extends company’s services to clients within the government, military and private sectors across the Middle East
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Mass Notification Solutions

On the Scene at GSX: Organizations are migrating to advanced security management software for a proactive risk stance

Sept. 12, 2022
Topo.ai has aggregating intelligence and asset management information solutions on display
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Access Control

On the Scene at GSX: SALTO keys in on ‘real’ competition

Sept. 12, 2022
The company’s solutions are aimed at delivering smart access control
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MSA Security uses highly trained canines to help to detect and mitigate explosive and active-shooter threats for venues, landmarks, commercial real estate properties, cargo sites and government clients in the U.S. and internationally.
K-9 Services

On the Scene at GSX: Canine teams add mobility, versatility to security programs

Sept. 12, 2022
MSA Security to showcase explosives and firearm detection
Pye-Barker CEO Bart Proctor (left, with Briscoe Protective CEO Alexander Schuil) called Briscoe Protective 'a respected name in security and fire protection for its lengthy industry experience and reputation for high-quality customer service.'

Pye-Barker adds NY and Connecticut integrators to the mix

Sept. 9, 2022
Briscoe Protective and Integrated Security Group (ISG) the latest in a long string of 2022 acquisitions for the company
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Analytics Uncovered, Part 1: Understanding the Terminology of Video Analytics

Sept. 8, 2022
A key element in taking the mystery out of video analytics and its evolving dependance on artificial intelligence, is understanding the terminology. That's the goal of our first...
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ACRE completes acquisition of Security Identification Systems Corp.

Sept. 8, 2022
The combination of ACRE's security technology portfolio with SISCO's solutions for credentialing and visitor management fortifies the ability to deliver a wide range of complementary...

Minuteman Security Technologies acquires Inlution

Minuteman Security Technologies announced that it has acquired systems integrator Inlution of northeastern Maine.
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Robotic Assistance Devices to unveil the long-awaited RIO project at GSX

Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Robotic Assistance Devices will formally unveil the long-awaited RIO project at GSX this...
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Industry News

ADT partners with Uber to provide in-app safety feature for riders and drivers

ADT announced a partnership with Uber to integrate ADT mobile safety solutions into the Uber app for riders and drivers. Uber users in the United States can now get live help,...
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Residential Technologies

Insta-Analysis: State Farm buys a piece of ADT

Sept. 6, 2022
Analysts say partnership will have far-reaching implications in both the residential security and insurance industries
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Industry News

Sentinel Consulting welcomes security veteran as senior advisor

Sept. 6, 2022
Sentinel Consulting announced that George W. Anderson has joined the company in the role of senior advisor.
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Alarms & Monitoring

Class action lawsuit filed against GE Electric Co. over alleged defective alarm control units

Sept. 2, 2022
A disabled veteran has filed a class action lawsuit against General Electric Co., alleging “dangerous and serious defects, dangers and non-conformities” were present in Interlogix...
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Cybersecurity is different for each school district – there isn’t a one-size-fits-all approach.

Acing cybersecurity this school year: Q&A with Critical Start CTO Randy Watkins on cybersecurity in K-12 schools

Sept. 2, 2022
Increased cyberattacks on schools calls for districts to prioritize cybersecurity as the new year begins
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Prosegur Security Debuts Yellow

Prosegur Security debuts Yellow, the robot security dog

Aug. 31, 2022
Prosegur Security announced the integration of its newest security technology, a robot dog named Yellow, into its private and professional security offerings for perimeter patrol...
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Security 101 lands Tim Whall as strategic board advisor

Aug. 30, 2022
Security 101, a national provider of full-service commercial security solutions, has announced the addition of industry veteran Tim Whall as a strategic board advisor.
Tony Byerly, the Global President of the newly renamed Securitas Technology, delivered the integration business's strategic roadmap during an investor call on Wednesday.

Securitas ES Charts New Course

Aug. 26, 2022
Company President Tony Byerly reveals go-forward strategy, integrating STANLEY’s ES business and renaming it Securitas Technology during investor call this week