Physical Security Articles

  1. While Majority Report Tailgating Vulnerability, Only 15 Percent Report Tracking Incidents
    3/23/2015

    According to a survey conducted by Boon Edam, while more than 70 percent of respondents report they believe their organizations are vulnerable to security breaches as a result of “tailgating,” only 15 percent report that they are currently tracking these incidents — tailgating occurs when an authorized person holds a door open for another person who enters without successfully passing through access controls. 

  2. Access Control And Video Surveillance News From February 2015
    3/13/2015

    Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in access control and video surveillance news, Pelco introduces new IP camera features, Canon makes an offer to acquire Axis Communications, Samsung launches megapixel HD fisheye cameras and announces online training program, and Milestone certifies the BCDVideo Nova Series.

  3. How SMB IT Solutions Providers Should Use Social Media
    3/13/2015

    Social media is the best way for SMBs to increase name awareness and interact with a broader customer base.

  4. Study: Solutions Providers See Higher Revenues, Improve Operations And Performance
    3/11/2015

    A new report by the 2112 Group reveals the IT channel is growing at double-digit rates for the fourth year in a row, increasing revenue and profitability while simultaneously improving business operations and performance.

  5. Video Solutions Have ROI In Field Service
    3/6/2015

    Video solutions for surveillance and intelligence are gaining popularity in field service.

  6. Threats Heighten Need For Security Solutions For Malls
    3/5/2015

    With recent threats made to shopping malls, security integration is at an all time high. For VARs and integrators, this creates an opportunity to provide solutions that enhance security at these locations.

  7. Access Control And Video Surveillance News From January 2015
    2/11/2015

    Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in access control and video surveillance news, Honeywell expands its line of pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) cameras and VIVOTEK introduces the smallest 5 MP fisheye network camera.

  8. DHS Investment Into Solutions Could Impact Commercial Market
    1/19/2015

    The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate has invested billions of dollars in development and transitioning of research projects into viable commercial solutions for first responders and network operators, as Fed Tech Magazine reports.

  9. What Government CIOs’ New IT Budget Authority Could Mean For VARs
    1/15/2015

    FITARA gives a major boost to agency chief information officers when it comes to overseeing their agencies’ IT budgets, promising CIOs a “significant role” in programming, budgeting, and decision-making related to IT at their agencies.

  10. Integrator Tasked With Challenging Video Surveillance Project
    1/14/2015

    Successfully deploying an ad hoc wireless video network helped forge a long-term relationship with a major marathon.