Put yourself in your customer’s shoes and make it easy for them. Crystal Lake, IL, February 9, 2018—Are you talking about cabling, software that needs to be installed, megabits per second and hardware to the prospect? Don’t do it, because you’re probably just confusing them. Is that the way Nest […]

How to Eliminate the Heavy Lifting with Managed Services


Elite Interactive Solutions hosts luncheon to engage law enforcement with the community to provide the latest news in security innovation. EL SEGUNDO, CALIF. FEBRUARY 08, 2018. Community leaders in business and law enforcement gathered at a luncheon hosted by Elite Interactive Solutions to receive the latest news in security innovation. […]

Elite Interactive Solutions Hosts South Bay Law Enforcement & Business ...


While news about unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), or drones, is pervasive these days, this article focuses on some predictions about how professional drones will be used specifically in the security industry in the near future.  Heretofore the use of drones has been limited to either hobbyist or the military, however, […]

Professional Drone Use in the Security Industry



Creating massive botnets utilizing IoT devices around the world is a cyber-criminal’s dream come true.  Will it take government regulation to force manufacturers to produce devices with adequate built-in protection? With manufacturers cranking out IoT devices as quickly as possible – and security controls thrown in as an afterthought – […]

2018 Security Predictions – IoT Botnets to Spur Government Regulations


New Products and Enhancements Enable Simpler, Faster and More Economical Installations for Exceptional AV Experiences in Smaller Spaces AMSTERDAM — Feb. 6, 2018 — Biamp Systems, a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems, today announced the next generation of the company’s Devio® collaboration platform, introducing new products enhanced with […]

Biamp Systems Introduces Next Generation of Its Devio® Collaboration Platform


Integrating Seamlessly Into RTI Control and Automation Systems, the RTI Miravue VIP-1 Delivers Incredible Flexibility and Scalability SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Feb. 6, 2018 — RTI, a leading control and automation manufacturer for residential and commercial settings, today announced that it has acquired the Miravue video-over-IP distribution solution from the company […]

RTI Acquires Miravue Product Line, Bolsters AV Distribution Offering With ...



Firmly Lays Foundation for Lighting to be No. 1 Growth Category SOUTHLAKE, Texas — Feb. 6, 2018 — ProSource, the largest audio, video, and integration buying group in the United States, announced today the addition of Coastal Source and Colorbeam North America as vendors that strengthen the opportunities for members […]

ProSource Boosts Lighting Opportunities for Members With Coastal Source and ...


RTiQ Allows RTI Dealers to Deliver Premium Support to Their Clients SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Feb. 5, 2018 — RTI, a leading control and automation manufacturer for residential and commercial settings, today announced a new integrated remote monitoring solution. RTiQ is a complete remote management solution for RTI systems that makes […]

RTI Announces RTiQ Remote Management Solution


LSP’s ProWire standardizes solutions across the enterprise and provides substantial installation efficiencies; MSM-Enterprise brings new levels of networking intelligence to physical security and connected technologies. Mundelein, Ill., February 2, 2018­–LifeSafety Power, the industry creator of intelligent networking solutions that assess the security infrastructure’s power status in real time, will feature […]

LifeSafety Power® to Showcase ProWire™ Unified Power Systems & FlexPower® ...



Industry leading security measures, independent testing and raised user awareness vital in protecting security systems. Langmeil, February 1st, 2018. MOBOTIX has announced a raised focus on cyber security by implementing the “MOBOTIX Cactus Concept”. The concept aims to deliver a comprehensive approach to protecting MOBOTIX products against the threat of […]

MOBOTIX Launches “Cactus Concept” as Initiative to Set Focus on ...


Op-Ed by Steven Bowcut, CPP, PSP The rapid growth in the security video surveillance market brings along with it its own set of concerns. The video surveillance market was valued at USD 30.37 Billion in 2016 and is projected to reach USD 75.64 Billion by 2022.  Many claim that the war […]

Life Inside China’s Total Surveillance State


Biamp Will Present on Bridging AV/IT Communication Barriers and on the Impact of Converged Networks in Pro AV AMSTERDAM — Jan. 30, 2018 — Biamp Systems, a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems, today announced its speaking lineup for ISE 2018, Feb. 6-9 at the Amsterdam RAI Exhibition and […]

Biamp Systems Brings Innovative New Products and Industry Expertise to ...



Additional Functionality Saves Integrators Time and Money   DRAPER, Utah — Jan. 30, 2018 — Luxul, the leading innovator of IP networking solutions for AV integrators, today announced that several of the company’s popular gigabit routers will soon be available with built-in Domotz remote management technology. For integrators, this additional […]

Luxul Announces Built-In Domotz Remote Management Integration for Select Epic ...


The US Secret Service is warning financial institutions that jackpotting attacks – where ATMs fraudulently dispense cash – are now a risk in the U.S. Jackpotting, or Logical Attacks, are not new to ATMs in the U.S.  In May 2016 NCR, whose systems enable 700 million financial transactions a day, […]

ATM “Jackpotting” on the Rise in U.S.


29th January 2018 – Cloud security pioneer, Cryptomathic, today unveils the only cloud encryption management solution to address market demand for new ‘Manage Your Own Key’ (MYOK) practices. ‘Bring Your Own Key’ (BYOK) cloud encryption solutions, which enable businesses using cloud services to generate, back up and submit their own […]

Cryptomathic First to Add Management Capability to ‘Bring Your Own ...