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Houston's Costly Homeland Security Videos Go Viral

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The latest video, "Run. Hide. Fight," has more than 800,000 hits on YouTube alone, but cost $200,000 to make. However, one director says, that evens out to 25 cents per person warned about active shoo

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Megapixel Cameras in a Petrol Station

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The keys to successful planning and construction of a new petrol station involve the cost efficiency of the labor, the structural engineering of the facility, and the safety and security of patrons and employees.
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Eyes in the Sky: Cloud Computing and Video Surveillance

By Robert Kramer
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The role of cloud-based services is being increasingly accepted and adopted by users in all parts of life. Cloud-based software is provided as a service over the Internet, typically on a subscription basis.
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Expect Video on School Buses

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More than a third of adults involved in student transportation remember their school bus driver's name, according to a poll for First Student. Now and into the future, they will also acknowledge security cameras and their value on their buses. Besides providing a memorable experience, school buses are the safest way for children to get to and from school.
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Why You Can’t Afford to Ignore Video Analytics

By Chuck Westfall
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In this age of heightened security, the sheer quantity of video needing to be monitored from cameras observing sensitive locations can be a daunting challenge for security professionals at all levels. Added to this task is the expense and potential fallibility of dedicated personnel hired to scrutinize video displays for extended periods of time.
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Think Hybrid and Save Money: How to Maximize Your Existing Video Surveillance Assets

By Karen Krivaa
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The rate at which many technologies are evolving is astounding. Just think what today’s smartphone can do, how email and the Internet have changed our work lives, or how the fax machine — though useful — is now considered outdated. This rapid evolution brings us many new opportunities; it also raises the challenge of what to do with systems, technology and equipment that are still functional, but no longer as effective. Security and surveillance markets in particular are affected by these exponential advancements.
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How to Provide Usable Evidence that Stands Up in Court

By Mark S. Wilson and Fred Zagurski
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When all is said and done, there are three variables in providing the type of recordings that the courts want.
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Changing the Insurance/Arrests/Alarms Paradigm

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A discussion with Keith Jentoft, President, RSI Video Technologies, Inc.
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Security Seeks Overall Scene, Accurate Information Fast

Time to Get Complete Picture Across All Devices, Systems

Exclusive Survey Shows Complexities, Diverse Risks Demand a PSIM Approach
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A majority of security professionals believe that there is much to gain by integrating data from traditional physical security devices and systems, including access control, video, RFID, GPS, sensors and building management systems, in to one common operating picture.

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Analytics Has Come a Long Way

Is Video Analytics Ready for the Mainstream?

From Niche to Overall Business Tool
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In its short history, the potential of video analytics has progressed from use in limited, niche applications to its current potential as a mainstream tool within the reach of any video end user.

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Axis Communications' Academy 2-day Fundamentals Training

Marriott Jacksonville
4670 Salisbury Road
Jacksonville, FL
United States
Contact: Tom Hanley
Network Video Fundamentals is the building block of the Axis Communications' Academy training program. The fundamentals have been developed and refined to meet the educational requirements of both traditional analog CCTV and IT professionals. So whatever your background, you can achieve the advanced technical proficiency you need to work successfully with Axis products and solutions. Read More

1-Day Axis Certification Prep Course

Axis Experience Center
Chelmsford, MA
United States
Contact: Tom Hanley
The Axis Certification Preparation Training is a one day, instructor led course designed to introduce and prepare you for the Axis Network Video Exam. Read More

Axis Communications’ Academy 2-Day Fundamentals Training with FREE Encoder Training

Hotel Ft. Des Moines
Des Moines, IA
United States
Contact: Tom Hanley
Network Video Fundamentals is the building block of the Axis Communications’ Academy training program. Read More

Axis Communications’ Academy 2-Day Fundamentals Training with FREE Encoder Training

Embassy Suites Hotels  
Little Rock, AR
United States
Contact: Tom Hanley
Network Video Fundamentals is the building block of the Axis Communications’ Academy training program. Read More



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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

September 2014

2014 September

In the September issue of Security Magazine, find out who this year's most influential people are in the security industry are. Also, take a peek at the technology products that ASIS 2014 will be showcasing at the upcoming event. Read about the lessons learned from security at the World Cup, find out why tactical medical training is a must for your enterprise and how Atlanta increased security by sharing surveillance.
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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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Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Vertical Sector Focus: Critical Infrastructures

criticalhomepagethumbFrom terrorism to vandalism, it’s preparedness, response, training and partnerships. Learn about some of the critical security issues facing this sector.

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