Category: Security Hardware and Technology

The tools of the security trade are advancing at an extraordinary pace. We take a look at the latest security hardware and software, from malware and cyberattack detection to cameras to motion sensors. These articles will help you determine what gadgets may be best for your security strategy—and what will fit your budget.

Can Facial Recognition Software Gain Popularity?

Can current field facial recognition technology allow you to rapidly enroll or verify and geo-locate targets of interest/information from a compact mobile wireless device, SLR camera, or video, and receive near instant results from the facial biometric scans? The short answer is yes with the caveat that the program needs to be well thought-out, properly […]


Test Your Knowledge of Cloud-Based Security

Security and IT departments continually evaluate where new physical security system technology fits into their organization. Right now, cloud-based applications are under the most scrutiny to determine if they are a practical security option before placing the technology on a network.


Keeping Up with Security Equipment Repairs

Maintenance on security equipment can get ignored until those devices fail—and often under the worst circumstances. It’s critical to schedule maintenance and stay vigilant for any needed inspections, adjustments, or repairs, even on newly installed equipment.