Corporate News

New Survey by HID Reveals Five Pressing Themes Reshaping the Security Industry

HID announced its inaugural State of the Security Industry Report, which gathered responses from 2,700 partners, end users, and security and IT personnel across a range of titles and organization sizes representing over 11 industries. By looking at what’s driving the next innovations and the technology that supports them, the security industry is empowered to create more value for its organizations and its people.

Genetec Authorized by the CVE Program as a CVE Numbering Authority (CNA)

Genetec announced that it has been authorized by the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) Program as a CVE Numbering Authority (CNA) . The mission of the CVE® Program is to identify, define, and catalog publicly disclosed cybersecurity vulnerabilities. It is sponsored by the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and is operated by the MITRE Corporation in close collaboration with international industry, academic, and government stakeholders.

Allied Universal Establishes Global Program Management Office, Appoints Marc Hauck VP of Global Programs to Lead

Allied Universal announced that it has formed a Global Program Management Office to manage Allied Universal Technology Services customer engagements worldwide. Mark Hauck has been promoted to the position of vice president of Global Programs to lead the initiative. The Global Program Management Office provides additional support for Allied Universal’s existing U.S. and international clients to ensure projects meet requirements and expectations

Bogen Communications to Exhibit Nyquist C4000 at ISC West 2023

Bogen Communications LLC, is set to showcase the Nyquist C4000 System at the International Security Conference and Exposition (ISC West) from March 28–31, 2023, in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Nyquist C4000 is a software-centric, state-of-the-art, IP-based paging and intercom that leverages the latest technology and third-party integrations to address the fast-evolving saety and security challenges facing today’s businesses.

Interface Announces Tech for Good and Women in STEM Scholarship Winners

Interface Systems announced the winners of its “Tech for Good” and “Women in STEM” scholarships for the 2022-23 academic year. The two $5,000 scholarships are designed to help provide financial support to college students pursuing four-year STEM studies who have a passion for using technology to solve real-world problems. This year’s winning entry for the “Tech for Good” scholarship was submitted by Laura Felix, a Computer Science & Physics student at Northwestern University.

Secure Logiq Grows Middle East Team

Secure Logiq has expanded its team in the Middle East with a string of new hires. Since the successful launch of the British manufacturer’s first international office, the demand for servers built specifically for HD CCTV applications in the region has directly led to the addition of several new staff members. The new additions to the team are largely in the strategically important business development team.

Sielox Solutions Alongside New Initiatives at ISC West 2023

Sielox will be debuting several new product and business initiatives alongside their range of layered physical security solutions at this year’s ISC West in Las Vegas, NV. Visitors to Sielox booth #12109 will be amongst first to discover an exclusive partnership that is poised to bring a revolutionary level of integrated system control and management to the physical security and building management markets.

Genetec Opens New Experience Center in Mexico City

Genetec announced the opening of a new state-of-the-art experience center in Mexico City (MCXC) that will serve as a hub for Genetec customers from Latin America and the Caribbean. This is the latest addition to the company’s existing experience centers in Montreal, Paris, London, and Singapore. Located on the 35th floor of Chapultepec Uno R509, a new landmark building designed by KMD architects, the MCXC features innovative solutions from Genetec and its expansive ecosystem of partners.

PSIA Shows Free, Interoperable Mobile Credential at ISC West PLAI and PKOC Open Standards Event

On Wednesday, March 29, the Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA) will host a special event highlighting its Physical Logical Access Interoperability (PLAI) specification and its Public Key Open Credential (PKOC) specification. PLAI allows the normalizing of identity data across disparate Physical Access Control Systems (PACS). PKOC is a very exciting initiative, providing a free, interoperable mobile credential, which is likely to usher in a new era in the security market.

BCD Meets Standards for Commitment to Quality Management System

BCD has recently been assessed by DQS Inc, accredited by ANAB (ANSI National Accreditation Board), who certified that BCD meets the ISO 9001:2015 standard of maintaining a Quality Management System. This standard is a clear indication of the company’s commitment to delivering dependable and top-notch solutions and services to its customers. SO 9001:2015 is an internationally recognized standard that outlines the requirements for a quality management system (QMS).

Allied Universal Names Tom Rulon VP of Business Development for Event Services Division

Allied Universal announced the appointment of Tom Rulon as vice president, business development — Event Services. Rulon is responsible for all of the Event Services division’s business development activities, including managing sales processes, responding to request for proposals and providing leadership to the growing business development team. The Allied Universal Event Services division is responsible for ensuring the safety of attendees, artists, athletes and the general public at major high-profile music festivals and professional sports and college games events.

Qognify to Show Its Next-generation VMS, Video Intelligence and Incident Management Solutions at ISC West

Qognify will showcase its next-generation video management software (VMS) and Enterprise Incident Management (EIM) solutions on stand 24004 at ISC West, which takes place March 28-31 at the Venetian Expo in Las Vegas. Visitors to the annual event will discover why organizations around the world are specifying, switching and upgrading to Qognify VMS. This next-generation VMS combines the powerful core of an enterprise-class system with advanced ecosystem integrations

Identity One Announces FIPSlink as Upgrade Path for Recently Discontinued HID Global pivCLASS Software

In 2022, HID Global announced that March 31, 2023, would mark the end of support for HID’s pivCLASS Mobile Validation software. Many HID mobile solution users have since explored the impact of the announcement on their operations. In light of this news, Identity One has announced that their FIPSlink software is available as a replacement […]

LoRaWAN Live Orlando to Showcase Global Smart Cities, Buildings and Utilities Deployments and Technological Advances Using LoRaWAN

The LoRa Alliance announced the full program for LoRaWAN Live Orlando, offering a wide variety of programming across technical and certification tracks, business developments and solutions, global and regional deployments, and live demos and exhibitions with a focus on smart cities, buildings and utilities. This is the first LoRaWAN Live event of 2023 and the only […]

Interface Announces Technology Acceleration Program for Franchise Brands & Franchisees

Interface Systems announced the launch of the Franchise Technology Acceleration Program designed to enable franchise brands and franchise operators to enhance safety and security, gain actionable insights on customer experience, and future-proof network and voice connectivity. Supported by a dedicated Franchise Business Team led by Chad Leedy, Interface’s VP of Franchise Development

i-PRO Introduces Industry’s First 4K AI-enabled Multi-directional Dual Sensor Cameras at ISC West

Completes multi-directional camera range by launching dual-sensor cameras in S-series and U-series product lines At ISC West 2023 on booth # 10037 i-PRO Co. Ltd., a global leader in professional security solutions for surveillance and public safety, will further expand its multi-sensor camera lineup with six new dual-sensor models. With support for up to 2x […]

PACOM Showcases its NEXT GENERATION Integrated Security Management Platform at ISC West

PACOM will welcome visitors to ISC West to view its next generation, cutting edge cloud-based platform. The company can be found at Booth 22075 between March 29th-31st at the Venetian Expo in Las Vegas, where its team of technical experts will be on hand to show visitors how this next generation software solution offers the flexibility, scalability, affordability and functionality demanded by today’s organizations.

TDSi joining Protech USA at ISC West 2023 in Las Vegas

TDSi has announced it will again be attending the ISC West event in Las Vegas (28th-31st March 2023), joining its fellow VITAPROTECH Group sister company, perimeter intrusion detection systems manufacturer Protech USA, on Stand 8050. This year, TDSi will be focusing on its powerful GARDiS software and hardware ecosystem, including its intuitive GARDiS Web Embedded Controller.

Interface Unveils New Brand Identity to Reinforce Customer-Focused Innovation

Interface Systems unveiled a new brand identity reflecting the company’s evolution. With a new logo and a brand new website, the rebrand builds upon the company’s 27+ years of strength, stability and growth, and underscores Interface’s mission to simplify operations, maximize ROI and deliver relentless customer support for the nation’s top multi-location brands.

DHS S&T to Release 2022 Biometric Tech Rally Results

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) will announce results from the 2022 Biometric Technology Rally (2022 Rally) on Thursday, February 23at 11AM ET at the DHS Maryland Test Facility in Upper Marlboro, Md. Started in 2018, the Rally challenges industry to develop faster, more accurate, and easier to use biometric recognition capabilities to improve security and ease of use at security checkpoints.