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The Security Blog is written by our team of editors and includes thought provoking opinions, trends, and essential security information for security executives.

Biometric Technology Working Group

October 15, 2007
Zalud’s Blog discovered that Biometric Services International LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NBSP, held the first meeting of the Biometric Technology Working Group (BTWG) in its headquarters in Morgantown,
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Axis Shares Vision for the Future of Intelligent Video Surveillance

October 12, 2007
As network video continues it 40% plus worldwide growth rate, Axis Communications hosted its annual press and media event in Copenhagen to share both its future vision for network video
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What About those APIs?

October 11, 2007
SDKs are Software Development Kits, programming packages that enable easier development of applications for a specific platform. Typically an SDK includes one or more API tools and documentation.  
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Conference: Solutions to Emergency Management and Business Continuity Challenges

October 9, 2007
Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. Building 6 333 Pfingsten Road Northbrook, Illinois 60062-2002 Friday, November 9, 2007 Attend this Unique Emergency Management and Business Continuity Event!   Partners: Illinois Homeland Security
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Tell Integrators About Your Needs

October 4, 2007
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Intelligent Video Offers Electric Utilities a Solution to Copper Theft

October 1, 2007
With the price of copper holding steady at well over three dollars per pound during the last 12 months, increasing numbers of criminals are engaging in metal theft. Among the
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10 Common Myths and Misconceptions about GPS Vehicle Tracking

September 27, 2007
If you’ve ever considered GPS vehicle tracking, chances are you’ve either thought of, or heard, some of these common objections. They’re all based on reasonable assumptions -- but, the
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Data Safety For Business Professionals

September 26, 2007
Zalud’s Blog interviewed a former CIA intelligence officer at ASIS International – The bottom line: In today’s global economy, many professionals need to conduct business while on-the-go. Lindsay Moran, former
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Virtual Officer Training

September 25, 2007
AlliedBarton Security Services,, showcased its new state-of-the-art virtual training at ASIS 2007. AlliedBarton's 3-D virtual training accelerates learning in simulated environments with virtual world technology that empowers security
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Security Executive Council Invites Security Practitioners to Ask the Experts

September 24, 2007
Exclusive for Zalud’s Blog -- The Security Executive Council (SEC) founded by CSO magazine (formerly the CSO Executive Council) announced today the launch of a new online feature: Faculty
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ASIS 2013 Product Preview

ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits, September 24-27 in Chicago, Illinois, will include an exhibit hall packed with innovative security solutions. Here are some of the products that will be shown at ASIS this year.


Virtualization and Data Center Security: What You Need to Know for 2014

Data centers are increasingly becoming the center of the enterprise, and data center and cyber security is following the same path for security departments. According to Justin Flynn, a consultant at the Burwood Group, the virtualization of data centers allows enterprises to scale more easily and faster, with a smaller footprint.

However, hosting enterprise data in the cloud can make intrusion detection more difficult – how can enterprise security leaders team up with other departments to keep aware of cyber risks and traffic, and physical and data compliance during the virtual transition? How can CISOs and CSOs discuss cyber threats with the C-Suite to get the resources they need? And how can the proper infrastructure test and verify possible malicious attacks? 

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Security Magazine

April 2014

2014 April

In the April issue of Security magazine, read about integration partnerships and their growing success. The Boston Marathon bombing has changed the way integrators look at security for sporting events, see where they are one year after the tragic incident. Read about the 2014 RSA conference and this year's theme of "Threat Intelligence. Also, read about the latest products and news in the security industry.

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CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide
CompTIA's Security+ certification is a globally-recognized, vendor neutral exam that has helped over 60,000 IT professionals reach further and higher in their careers. The current Security+ exam (SY0-201) focuses more on being able to deal with security issues rather than just identifying them.
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Vertical Sector Focus: Critical Infrastructures

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