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Rackmount Offering Recognized for Unique and Convenient Assembly FAIRFIELD, N.J. — Nov. 14, 2017 — Middle Atlantic Products today announced it has been awarded patent number 9,648,771 from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its RSH Series 1 RU Custom Rackshelf. Part of the CEDIA Hall of Fame-honored RSH […]

Middle Atlantic Earns Patent for RSH 1 RU Custom Rackshelf


Perfect for any Environment, Hybrid Device Combines an In-Wall Touchpanel and Advanced Control Processor SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Nov. 9, 2017 — RTI, a leading control and automation manufacturer for residential and commercial settings, announced today expanded capabilities for its hybrid KX3 3.5-inch in-wall touchpanel keypad. Ideal for installations in homes, […]

RTI Adds Built-In Control Processor to KX3 3.5-Inch In-Wall Touchpanel


Comprehensive Product Suite for HEVC and H.264 Encoding, Streaming, and IPTV Distribution and Archiving for Demanding Environments PARIS — Nov. 9, 2017 — VITEC, a worldwide leader in advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, today announced it will showcase its latest high-performance military-grade video streaming solutions on stand E 167 […]

VITEC to Demonstrate its Military-Grade Video Streaming Solutions at Milipol ...



New wireless security & home automation solution offers secure, simple and scalable premises management MILWAUKEE – (November 8, 2017) – Johnson Controls announces the immediate availability of the DSC iotega, its next generation wireless security and automation solution designed to provide safer and smarter living for homes and small businesses.   With built-in, […]

Johnson Controls provides safer and smarter living with DSC’s iotega ...


Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month, 2017 – – – – – – – By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation During Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month, we emphasize the importance of safeguarding our Nation’s infrastructure. Critical infrastructure systems are those physical and virtual assets […]

President Donald J. Trump Proclaims November 2017 as Critical Infrastructure ...


(Video Transcript) For terrorists – which would include anyone seeking to strike terror into the hearts of large numbers of people – soft targets are a practical convenience with symbolic value. Soft targets are defined as those potential victims, or victim groups, that are relatively unprotected or vulnerable.  Usually because […]

Soft Targets – What can be done to protect them




Comments Sought on Draft Guide to Enhance Cybersecurity Framework September 15, 2016 WASHINGTON, D.C.— The U.S. Commerce Department(link is external)’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released today the draft Baldrige Cybersecurity Excellence Builder, a self-assessment tool to help organizations better understand the effectiveness of their cybersecurity risk management […]

NIST Releases Baldrige-Based Tool for Cybersecurity Excellence






If you’re a seasoned cybersecurity professional, well then “move along folks, there’s nothing to see here”, but if you’re not and you want to make sure you have a solid understanding of the most current terminology used in the world of cybersecurity, read on. As an introduction to the “Verizon 2015 […]

20 Cybersecurity Terms You Must Know to Protect Your Enterprise ...




Today’s Most Interesting Security News Stories Are you kidding me?  This story is great because it illustrates how much more we need to do with regards to educating the public about the dangers of poor password security. Read the story to see the list of terrible passwords used by Ashley […]

The Worst Password from the Ashley Madison Hack