January 2023

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Take a closer look at the vast variety of security and safety requirements, as well as innovative approaches to serving the fast-growing assisted living vertical market

Emerging Market: Assisted Living

Jan. 12, 2023
Take a closer look at the vast variety of security and safety requirements, as well as innovative approaches to serving this fast-growing vertical market (Security Business cover...
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Confronting the Cannabis Security Status Quo

Jan. 12, 2023
As more markets open and develop in the U.S., consultants and integrators need to evolve their service offerings
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Sustainability fits in with today’s hybrid workforce and the current rethinking of the workspace itself.

A Golden Opportunity in Green

Jan. 12, 2023
The emerging market of sustainable workspaces and buildings may prove to be a game-changer for savvy integrators
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LiDAR, UWB radar, point-cloud data, biometrics and AI are transforming buildings into data-rich sources.
Access & Identity

The Data-Rich Building Becomes a Reality

Jan. 12, 2023
How LiDAR, UWB radar, point-cloud data, biometrics and AI are changing the way security views access control
Matt Barnette is CEO of PSA Security Network. Request more info about PSA at www.securityinfowatch.com/10214742.

Insider Intelligence: Is your Integration Company Prepared for 2023?

Jan. 12, 2023
Tips on how to navigate an uncertain financial environment

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Paul F. Benne is a 35-year veteran in the protective services industry. He is President of Sentinel Consulting LLC, a security consulting and design firm in based in New York City. Connect with him at www.linkedin.com/in/paulbenne or visit www.sentinelconsulting.us.

Tech Trends: Overcoming Barriers to Entry

Jan. 12, 2023
The four things stopping end-users from pulling the trigger on adoption of emerging technology
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: How to Achieve your 2023 Goals

Jan. 12, 2023
A six-part plan to roadmap a successful year
Ryan Joseph is an Executive Recruiter for Recruit Group (https://recruitgrp.com), with a focus on security industry operations, sales, and sales leadership. For help with your security recruiting efforts, contact her at ryan@recruitgrp.com or call (954) 278-8286.

Recruiting Roadmap: Changes in the 2023 Job Market

Jan. 12, 2023
Three tips for companies navigating the pendulum shift to a company-driven environment
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.

Legal Brief: Customer Security Choices and Liability

Consumers often make poor choices on security deployments…does that make your company liable?
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: AI Takes a Huge Leap Forward

Jan. 12, 2023
Who needs humans when you have this stuff?
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Disaster Prep and Recovery

Jan. 12, 2023
How risk assessment can help keep integration and central monitoring operations running
Elizabeth Parks is President and CMO of market research firm Parks Associates.
School Security

The Smart Money: Evolving Tech for School Security

Jan. 12, 2023
Integrators can leverage quick-acting access control and emergency response, among other technologies for enhance security and safety
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Year in Review: The Biggest Security Stories of 2022

Jan. 12, 2023
Critical infrastructure and school attacks, M&A, lawsuits, and government technology crackdowns dominated the headlines
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New Products from Security Business magazine (January 2023)

Jan. 12, 2023
The latest from security manufacturers
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Dealers, Integrators & Installing Companies

Rapid Fire Safety & Security acquires Pacific Auxiliary Fire Alarm Company

Dec. 21, 2022
Founded in 1889, PAFA is one of the oldest fire alarm companies on the west coast
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Fleet Management Technology

IPVideo Corp. acquires Vuro Technologies

AI-enabled driver and fleet vehicle monitoring and safety technology will be rebranded as VuroAI
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Hexagon AB announces acquisition of Qognify

Dec. 19, 2022
Hexagon acquired Qognify from Battery Ventures, a global, technology-focused investment firm.
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Aiphone partners with SecurityCEU.com to develop an online course for integrators

The course describes the network requirements for an Aiphone IX Series system, how to identify the type of network in an installation environment, how to install the IX Support...
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Cloud Security Solutions

Digitized, Connected and Exposed

Dec. 16, 2022
Will 5G and IoT/OT create the most complex infrastructure attack surface ever?
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Quanergy filing for bankruptcy, going up for sale

Dec. 16, 2022
LiDAR company expects to continue operations during the Chapter 11 process
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Training Companies and Organizations

National Training Center announces new program to train low-voltage workers

Offered once a month beginning in January, students that are new to the industry – or individuals that want to diversify their skills – will receive over 40 hours of foundational...
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Foundation for Advancing Security Talent announces first-ever National Security Technician Day on January 23, 2023

Day is dedicated to recognizing the valuable work that security technicians do to secure our nation
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Access Control

Hakimo AI solution completes test and evaluation by Safe Skies

Dec. 15, 2022
AI solution completed operational test and evaluation by National Safe Skies Alliance at San Diego International Airport
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Communications Apps

Motorola Solutions acquires Rave Mobile Safety

Dec. 15, 2022
Emergency communications platform used by thousands of K-12 schools and higher education institutions
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The Data Center Summit debuts this week with two days of virtual network industry sessions

Dec. 13, 2022
Data Center Security: A Convergence of Cybersecurity and Physical Hardening session scheduled for 10 AM, December 15
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Snap One plans to streamline operations in 2023 by listing all stores under the Snap One Partner Store Brand name for the first time, and consolidating all online ordering under Snap One’s unified e-commerce portal.

Snap One looks to future ahead of 41st partner store opening

Dec. 13, 2022
The company also plans to streamline operations in 2023 by listing all stores under the Snap One Partner Store Brand name for the first time, and consolidating all online ordering...
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NSI Industries moves into new headquarters

Dec. 12, 2022
The new 152,000-square-foot facility, two-and-a-half times the size of NSI’s previous building, is also home to its new, state-of-the-art warehouse and distribution center.
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Axis Communications opens Innovative Technology Center at Mall of America office tower

Dec. 12, 2022
The 4,500-square-foot Solutions Lab is one of largest open today and offers views of the Twin Cities via the company's rooftop cameras.
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Access Control

NAPCO is a partner in the PASS K-12 Partner Alliance for Safer Schools

PASS K-12 offers comprehensive information and objective guidelines for securing school facilities, created by a multidisciplinary team spanning security, education, infrastructure...
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Dealers, Integrators & Installing Companies

Pye-Barker Fire & Safety Expands in South Dakota, enters Iowa with acquisition

The addition will enhance service delivery to Pye-Barker customers in the state of South Dakota while also providing the opportunity to penetrate an adjacent market, Iowa.
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Eagle Eye Networks releases 2023 Video Surveillance Trends Report

Dec. 8, 2022
Designed for business owners and security professionals, the report offers trend analysis and practical advice on ways to improve security posture and business efficiency.
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Bosch shutting down sales, marketing for Azena platform

Dec. 7, 2022
Azena said market developments underlying the company's business plan did not materialize as expected and Azena is looking to leverage developed software components throughout...
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Perimeter Security

Evolon, ZeroEyes announce partnership to enable long range gun detection

The integration between the ZeroEyes AI gun detection platform and Evolon Edge enables users to detect and track individuals carrying firearms at distances greater than a football...
Access Control

SALTO Systems names directors of channel programs, industry sectors engagement

Dec. 6, 2022
The SALTO North America directors will be instrumental in leading the company's efforts to expand and enrich the channel as well as position SALTO as the product of choice for...
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Vivint Smart Home will be acquired by NRG Energy, with the deal expected to close in the first quarter of 2023.
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Insta-analysis: NRG Energy Buys Vivint

Dec. 6, 2022
A major player from a new industry has joined the smart home and residential security market
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Master Lock Owner to Buy ASSA ABLOY Units

Dec. 3, 2022
The deal is meant to gain federal approval of the purchase of Kwikset and Baldwin
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FCC moves forward with ban of China-based surveillance vendors

Nov. 28, 2022
As a result of the ban, no new Hikvision and Dahua equipment can be approved and there’s also the possibility of revoking existing approvals.